Each year, the historic town of Green Bay welcomes hundreds of new and returning guests; people who have discovered the comfort, convenience, value, and warm hospitality of the Greater Green Bay area. Take unrivaled nature walks through our beautiful natural sanctuaries, visit the animals or walk the trails at the NEW Zoo and Green Bay’s Reforestation Park, get a feel for the history of our town at the many museums and historic places throughout town, cruise, walk, or bike along the river, or shop and dine your way through downtown. With an endless variety of things to do and places to explore, there’s never a shortage of activities to choose from when in Green Bay. Book your room at our historic Bed and Breakfast today, located just steps away from downtown, and discover why people return to Green Bay time and time again. (more…)
For football fans across the country, a trip to Green Bay is seen as a pilgrimage, and is a fan-favorite destination. The excitement for Packer’s fans is brewing, because football season is just around the corner. While a visit to Lambeau Field certainly should be on your itinerary when visiting Green Bay, there is so much more to this town than our beloved Packers. Getaway to Green Bay this summer, and experience the expansive beauty of our shoreline, experience nature at our natural wildlife sanctuaries, cruise along the river, fly high at an amusement park, learn about our regional history, sip local wine and brews, or enjoy the exquisite flavors of Green Bay. Whatever it is you’re looking for, a summer getaway in Green Bay is just what you need. Book your room today at the historic Astor House Bed and Breakfast.
Enjoy a Relaxing Green Bay Summer Getaway
Green Bay is a wonderful place for a summer getaway from the fast-paced modern life we all find ourselves in these days. Plant lovers can spend hours walking through Green Bay Botanical Garden’s 47 acres of gardens and natural areas that capture the seasonal beauty of northeastern Wisconsin. Fulfill your need for fun at Bay Beach Amusement Park, then head out on the water for a unique view of Green Bay, aboard the FoxyLady Cruises for a dinner, cocktail or sightseeing excursion. Nature lovers can spend time hiking through the 700 acre urban wildlife refuge at Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary, or the 1,600 acres of the Reforestation Camp. The wildlife sanctuary, which was established in 1936 as a site for waterfowl rehabilitation, is a wonderful place for avid birdwatchers to spend their day. At the end of the day, wine aficionados may want to stop by the Captain’s Walk Winery for some wine tasting.
A summer getaway to Green Bay can also be fun and exciting for history lovers, who will have no shortage of things to do and see in Greater Green Bay. Rail Buffs should stop by the National Railroad Museum to explore America’s railroad heritage. Here, you’ll see more than 70 pieces of railroad equipment on display, including a full-size train you can ride. For a fulfilling historical experience, head to Heritage Hill State Historical Park, where Green Bay’s history comes to life as you walk through 19th-century buildings and enjoy the theatrical costumed guides. No Matter what it is you choose to do in Green Bay, your summer getaway will leave you with lasting memories. Don’t waste anymore time; book your stay with us at our Green Bay Bed and Breakfast today.
There are a large number of reasons to visit Green Bay, Wisconsin during the spring and summer months. In the Greater Green Bay area, there are hidden treasures around every corner, with one of the primary draws to the region being its natural beauty. Situated on the beautiful shores of Lake Michigan, the beautiful surroundings and abundant outdoor recreation mark the greater Green Bay area as a wonderful weekend getaway destination. From the art lover, the musician, or the foodie, to the outdoor adventurer, Green Bay is a charming town big enough to offer something for everyone. Not only is Green Bay itself a wonderful place to spend a weekend getaway, but it is also the gateway to two of Wisconsin’s top travel destinations; Door County and Marionette County. Come spend a weekend with us at our centrally located, historic bed and breakfast, and start creating those unforgettable summer memories. (more…)
Wisconsin is a state full of opportunities for outdoor recreation and the enthusiast adventurer. With a variety of hiking and biking trails, and waterways for boaters, Green Bay is no exception to this. However, there is more to Green Bay than natural beauty, outdoor adventure, and the Green Bay Packers. Each of the communities in the Greater Green Bay area have unique shopping opportunities, beautiful parks, fantastic restaurants, burgeoning nightlife, and wonderful family attractions for all ages. If you’re looking for a unique and relaxing getaway to the Greater Green Bay area, then why not sip and taste your way through our beautiful region? Book your room at our charming and historic Wisconsin Bed and Breakfast now, and start exploring along the regions wonderful Rox River Valley Wine Trail. (more…)
This has been a long winter full of words like “Polar vortex” and “arctic air”. These frequent frigid conditions make it hard to believe spring is just around the corner, when we’re covered in freshly laid late-winter/early-spring snows. Everyone in and around the greater Green Bay area is anxiously awaiting the spring thaw. So, while the changes up to this point may be subtle, those of us eager to get outside and have a daily dose of fresh air and sunshine are getting excited. The greater Green Bay offer has a tremendous amount of adventure to offer to the average outdoor enthusiast, and spring is the perfect time for a weekend getaway to Green Bay. For those of you looking to getaway, and looking for a little something different than your day to day, book a weekend at the Astor House Bed and Breakfast, and experience some of the exciting new things Green Bay has in store for you this spring. (more…)
Wisconsin is famous for many reasons, but none more beloved than our fantastic cheese and brews. Green Bay is not just the home of Green Bay Packers and their cheese-head fans. It is also home to a wonderful combination of cheese factories, breweries, and wineries. Wisconsin was once made famous by large, well known breweries. Even though many of these have since disappeared, they’ve been replaced by a flock of innovative craft brewers. Mix traditional European brewing techniques with new local ingredients, and you have a recipe for perfection for beer lovers around the world. We can think of no better way to explore what Green Bay is all about, than to take fun tours through local cheese factories, breweries, or wineries. Book your stay at the Astor House Bed and Breakfast, located just minutes from the charming Downtown Green Bay, and dig in to the tasty sensation of Green Bay beer. (more…)
Many visitors to Green Bay come here looking for an escape from the pressures and stresses of their every day life. With the quiet charm of a smaller town, but still the amenities of most modern cities, Green Bay is a wonderful place to spend a weekend this winter. There is an abundance of fun to be had in Green Bay and surrounding areas. Head to the NEWZoo for a day of animal-infused fun, immerse yourself in history at the National Railroad Museum, take in some of the amazing visual and performing arts found in Green Bay, head to Downtown Green Bay for some excellent shopping or dining opportunities, or dive into the endless opportunities for outdoor adventure found just minutes from our doorstep. It’s hard to go wrong when you get away for a weekend to Green Bay, but if a weekend of deep relaxation is what you’re after, then perhaps you’d like to fight off those winter blues with a rewarding and relaxing escape to one of the many Green Bay spas. Book your stay at Green Bay’s most charming and historic Bed and Breakfast now, and get started on an indulgent retreat at a Green Bay spa. (more…)
If you’re seeking a romantic weekend getaway, or just an escape from the busy day to ay we all find ourselves in these days, then look no further than the beautiful and charming town of Green Bay. Sure, it is fall, which means it’s also Packer Season. Many might think that’s reason enough to make the journey up to Green Bay. However, if you have never taken the time to explore anything in Green Bay beyond the confines of Lambeau Field, you’re missing out on a bustling little city with plenty of delicious food and entertainment options to satisfy anyone looking for an enjoyable weekend getaway. Spend your time by day exploring the wonders found throughout downtown Green Bay, or even venture up to neighboring Door County. By the time night falls, head out to enjoy the exhilarating Green Bay Music scene. The Astor House Bed and Breakfast is perfectly situated in the heart of Green Bay, providing you with easy access to everything you need during your weekend in Green Bay, as well as all of the comforts you desire throughout your stay. Book your room with us now, and don’t miss your chance to experience the wonders of Green Bay. (more…)
Drive a short distance outside of Green Bay, Wisconsin, and you’ll find yourself in a small rural town surrounded by dairy farms and fields of corn, oats and soybeans. While this area in northern Wisconsin is beautiful for many reasons, there is no place more special than the Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help. The Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help, which is more than 150 years old, is home to the first and only church-approved apparition in the United States. Known as “The Chapel” by locals, the Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help is built directly over the site where the apparitions of Mary are said to have occurred, and is considered a site of miracles. With thousands of visitors each year, the Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help has been a popular destination for those believers looking for the blessing of the Virgin Mary. Book your stay at the Astor House Bed and Breakfast, and don’t miss your chance to visit a true site of miracles at the Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help. (more…)