As daylight gets shorter and the holiday season draws nearer, it’s time for a getaway. While the temperature has dropped, winter has not yet arrived. This is the best time to travel as there are fewer people on the road and in the parks. If you hurry, you can still catch the fall color in the Green Bay area, from golden yellow to crimson red. You can simply stroll along the Fox River or take a drive to neighboring Door County. When you’re ready for a relaxing and convenient place to stay, the Astor House Bed and Breakfast in the historic district of Green Bay is the perfect place. Its old world charm, equipped with all modern amenities, has delighted many guests. With only five themed rooms, it is a popular place for those who want cozy and cheerful accommodations. Make your reservation online today! (more…)
Attention food-Lovers! Green Bay Restaurant Week is happening from July 13 to 20, 2017. This weeklong event gives foodies and anyone who enjoys good food the perfect opportunity to dine in and around Green Bay at amazing prices. There are close to sixty participating restaurants serving various ethnic cuisines, including American, Irish, Italian, Mediterranean, and Mexican. Many talented chefs have personalized each menu to reflect their culinary style. Give yourself time in Green Bay so you can dine at as many restaurants as possible. Tickets are not required, but reservations are highly recommended. Astor House is conveniently located for your restaurant excursions. We would be happy to help you choose where to go. Call today or book online to reserve a room for your stay. (more…)
Looking for the perfect way to spend time with your loved one in Green Bay? How about a romantic weekend or date night with just the two of you? Whether it’s for a wedding anniversary or to get away from the regular routine, you will find the Astor House is that special place. A historical house equipped with modern amenities, including in-room fireplaces and whirlpool or soaking tubs, this Bed and Breakfast is conveniently located in the heart of Green Bay. Book online today, and select one of our five themed rooms for your stay. (more…)
F is for “falling-in-love” in February. What better way to find cupid than to take a mini-break with your Valentine. Green Bay is known for the Packers, but there is much more to this charming city on the Bay. This is a special place, where you’ll find small town charm and big city excitements. There are many wonderful things that you can do with your significant other, from spas, chocolates, and performing arts, to sports, wine tasting, and romantic dining. The Astor House Bed & Breakfast can help make your experience even more special. We offer a cozy environment with five distinctively decorated rooms, each equipped with modern comforts. Four of the rooms feature double whirlpool tubs and most rooms have a gas fireplace. Call us today and make your reservations. Let us know your preference and we will do our best to accommodate you.
Romantic Night Time Activities Perfect For You & Your Valentine
There are many different ways to get out and enjoy the snow in Greater Green Bay this Feburary. One activity that is consistently rated the most romantic is the night ski at Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary. You can ski by path lights, and then warm up by the fire or whirlpool in your room. If night skiing is not your thing, don’t worry. There are plenty of other things to do in the evening. Sports fans will enjoy the Green Bay Phoenix Women’s basketball team, or the Green Bay Gamblers hockey games are always fun to watch. If you are interested in performing arts, be sure to check out the calendar at Weidner Center and the Meyer Theatre.
Spa, Chocolates, & Wine – Essential Romantic Ingredients
Don’t forget to pamper your Valentine’s with a special spa treatment, followed of course by some indulgent chocolates. There are over half a dozen Spas in downtown Green Bay, offering services that range from pedicures to full body massages. Afterwards, Seroogy’s Chocolates in De Pere is a must visit. Locally, you won’t want to miss the confectins at Kaap’s Old World Chocolates or Beernsten’s Candies. Green Bay also has a number of wineries that make for an excellent, romantic afternoon stop. Favorites include Captains Walk, Duck Creek, Mona Rose, and Parallel 44. For a romantic dinner, we have several suggestions: Angelina, SIL, Black and Tan Grille, and Plae Bistro. These are by no means the only choices. At the Astor House Bed and Breakfast, we are more than happy to help you find the perfect restaurant. Last but not least, as your host at Astor House, we want to remind you that we offer room-service for breakfast. A perfect way to start the day of romantic outings. Give us a call today.
You wouldn’t know that the temperature is below freezing in Green Bay when you are watching the Packers playing at Lambeau Field. It is because of the Cheeseheads; the infamous Packers fans. They have recently been named by Forbes as the best of the NFL’s Best Fans. There are no words that can do justice to describe the enthusiasm of these fans. The best and the only way is to experience it, especially in the winter. So check out the team’s schedule and snatch a ticket or two before they are sold out. Be sure to book your accommodation with Astor House. Many Packers’ loyal followers and curious guests have stayed with us since the door was opened as a bed and breakfast in 1994. We are located only ten minutes from Lambeau Field! Call us today and reserve a room. (more…)
It’s no secret that the star attraction in the charming town of Green Bay are the hometown favorites, the Green Bay Packers. For Green Bay natives, there is no better time of year. The local atmosphere is ripe with the legends of Packer’s Football, and weekends are filled with exciting games and tailgating at Lambeau Field. With football season finally in full swing again, it’s time to start planning for those weekends in Green Bay. So, whether it’s a Packers Game that brings you to Green Bay, or whether you’re here visiting friends or family or simply exploring the area, there’s no better time than now for a fall getaway. Book your room at our Wisconsin Bed and Breakfast today, and wine and dine your way through the restaurants of Green Bay.
Dine at Green Bay Restaurants
People all across Wisconsin have long had a love affair with good food, and Green Bay is no different. Whether you’re looking for simple game day fare or an elegant dining experience, you’ll find it in Green Bay. In Green Bay, we know how to cook the perfectly crafted steak, we offer up only the finest in fresh seafood, and we know how to make dining out fun. Our historic Inn is located just minutes from Downtown Green Bay, which hosts a great variety of restaurants, bars and breweries, shopping, and other fun entertainment venues. Dine at any number of Green Bay’s restaurants, and you’ll enjoy big city flavor coupled with our famous small town charm. If you’re looking for an afternoon place to relax, try grabbing a bite to eat and a beer at Wisconsin favorite, Hinterland Brewery and Restaurant. Brewery tours are given every Saturday if you’d like to learn more about their artisinal beers, or just enjoy the bold flavors and uncommon pairings at this staple Green Bay restaurant. Other great Breweries or wineries to visit are Titletown Brewing Company, Badger State Brewing, Stillmank Brewing, and Captain’s Walk Winery.
If you’re looking for something a little more upscale than a brewery, Green Bay has plenty of restaurants to choose from. Try Italian Angelina, or a perfectly prepared meal at Black & Tan Grille, located in the historic Bellin building. You can even go full-on Packers at Brett Favre’s Steakhouse. Other fantastic options include S.I.L., Union Hotel, and Little Tokyo. You can’t dine in Green Bay without trying a Friday Fish Fry, or dine in style at one of Wisconsin’s famous Supper Clubs like Wally’s Spot.
No matter what brings you here, the city of Green Bay is an extraordinary place to spend some time. Book your room at our historic Green Bay Bed and Breakfast today, and wine and dine your way through Green Bay’s most delectable restaurants this fall.
February has a reputation for being the most romantic time of year, but in Green Bay you simply can’t help but fall in love with Autumn. The brilliant shades of red and gold begin to filter through the trees while the air is both crisp and comforting. September is a lovely time to visit the city at the head of the bay and a romantic time of year for both early fall weddings and memorable couple excursions. (more…)
Without a doubt, craft beer tours have become as popular as wine touring and in some areas are far more accessible. With breweries of every size and style popping up across the country, there has never been a better time to enjoy the very best brews Wisconsin has to offer. Craft breweries are known for their ingenuity and with such a collaborative community here in Green Bay, they are coming up with exciting new beers that offer something for everyone to try. (more…)
Restaurant Week is in full swing in Green Bay as purveyors of local food and drink across the entire city invite the public to sample their greatest creations. From corner cafes to award-winning fusion eateries, the Green Bay restaurant community is rolling out the red carpet to give patrons the very best of what they have to offer. Each participating location has curated a special menu for the event which only (more…)
One of the many great things about going on vacation is experiencing what life is like for the local crowds. Often, one of the most enjoyable ways to do this is to sample the local cuisine. People all across Wisconsin have long had a love affair with good food, and Green Bay is no different. Whether you’re in the mood for that great waterfront seafood destination, the iconic Northwoods supper club that Wisconsin is famous for, or of course the unique and ever-popular Friday Fish Fry, Green Bay has it. Whatever it is you’re craving, the delicious flavors at our fantastic Green Bay Restaurant Week will surprise you, and now is the best time to feed your inner foodie. Book a room at our Bed and Breakfast Inn today. (more…)