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The Astor House is the Perfect Staycation in Green Bay

Astor House Staycation in Green BayAre you looking for a break from the darkness of winter, or maybe you just need a respite before the hectic holiday activities begin? Astor House Bed and Breakfast, situated in the historic district of Green Bay, is the perfect getaway destination. Built in 1888, the house is equipped with many modern day amenities. Each of the five guest rooms is decorated with a different international theme: Hong Kong, Laredo, London, Marseilles, and Vienna. Just check yourself in and you’re instantly transported to a different place. The in-room soaking tub or whirlpool bath will help dissolve away your stress, leaving you instantly relaxed and ready for the holidays.  Top it with a bottle of wine or a cup of tea in front of the fireplace, and settle in for the perfect staycation. If you wish to stay in your room for breakfast, just let us know. We are more than happy to deliver a breakfast basket to your door. Check the availability online today. Continue reading

Get Into the Holiday Spirit in Green Bay

Green Bay downtown is decorated with holiday lightsThe holiday season is just around the corner and Green Bay is the perfect place for you to get into the spirit. Starting in mid-November, the Green Bay Broadway shopping district will be illuminated with stunning light displays. Many shops will keep their doors open till past 8 pm, so shoppers can get a head start on shopping lists this season. While you’re in town, don’t miss the Garden of Lights at the Green Bay Botanical Garden. This holiday favorite starts on Friday, the day after Thanksgiving. Come and see a quarter of a million lights in rainbow colors tastefully arranged to enchant and dazzle. Astor House is centrally located so you don’t have to travel far to enjoy this magical season in Green Bay! Book your room today. Continue reading

Best Fall Getaways Around Green Bay

Romantic Getaway on Green BayAs 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! Continue reading

Fun Activities in Green Bay This October

Green Bay has many things to doAre you looking for fun new activities to do in Green Bay this October?  Yes, it’s football season. Beyond that, you may not be aware that from sports to history, arts to nature, and casual to fine dining, Green Bay has much to offer. So, whether you are coming here to watch the Packers play in Lambeau Field or for a business trip, you’ll want to add a few days to your itinerary and explore around the area. Starting in October, our ice hockey team, the Green Bay Gamblers, will be gliding on ice and passing the puck at the Resch Center. Athletes will want to participate in the Green Bay duathlon.  It’s a 2 mile run, followed by a 19 mile bike ride, and ending with another 2 mile run.  The event will kick off at the Bay Beach Amusement Park on Oct 21. Still looking for more to do? Eaglemania is coming to Meyer Theatre, also on Oct 21. If you like The Eagles, you will love EagleMania! With so many things happening in Green Bay in October, be sure to make your reservations early. The Astor House Bed and Breakfast is conveniently located for all your activities and excursions. Call us today or reserve a room here. Continue reading

Great Places To See Fall Foliage In Green Bay

Fall Foliage Green BayFrom the stunning fall foliage to the Packers playing in the Lambeau Field, nothing beats autumn in Green Bay! Whether a drive along country roads or a stroll in the city’s park, you can see fall foliage everywhere.  If you wish to see more nature, we recommend taking a short drive. Head north towards Sumaico and look for Butler Rock. You will find the best views at the Mountain Fire Lookout Tower. Also, be sure to take Rustic Road 8 between Flintville and Suamico. It wanders between stands of hardwood and coniferous trees, and is truly beautiful during Autumn. Alternatively, go south past Appleton to Lake Winnebago, Wisconsin’s largest inland lake. You will find breathtaking views from the High Cliff State Park and Ledge View Nature Center observation towers. The best drive is east on the ‘quiet side of the lake’.

Take your time and allow your five senses be stimulated during a fall getaway to Green Bay. The Astor House is a charming old-world Bed and Breakfast, equipped with all the modern comforts you need during your time in Green Bay. Check our availability online and reserve your room today. Continue reading

Exploring Green Bay in September

Lambeau Field Green Bay Packers Training CampIf you love football, there’s no better place to be than at Green Bay in September. Our hometown team, the Packers are playing in Lambeau Field again! There’s something extra special this year because the Titletown District phase 1 is opening on September 15. It is a year-round park with a new football field open to the public and a playground with Packers’ themed installations. This development is another example of the special relationship between the Packers and Green Bay. The best way to experience the legendary football team history is to join a tour. You can take an air-conditioned trolley, or for something a little more unique, see Green Bay via a Segway. You’ll find all of these fabulous ideas and more are a great way to experience life in Green Bay.  Reserve a room at centrally located Astor House Inn today. Continue reading

Make the Most of the Last Summer Days in Green Bay

Enjoy a Beautiful summer day and picnic at the beach in Green Bay, WisconsinSun, sand, and swim:  What else do you need? Don’t let summer slip away without spending quality time at a sandy beach. Whether you want to sunbath on golden sand, swim in shimmering water, or shop for fresh fruits at a farmers market, you’ll find it in Green Bay. With Lake Michigan nearby and Fox River running through downtown, Green Bay is the perfect place for a mini-vacation. Take advantage of the midweek package at Astor House B&B, you will enjoy the same hospitality at a discount! Check our availability online and reserve a room today. Continue reading

Best Spots to Watch Football in Green Bay

Green Bay Packers Football StadiumFootball fans, your long wait is over. The Green Bay Packers preseason games have begun. You may still have a chance to find a ticket or two online for the game at Lambeau Field on August 31st. Another fun way to watch the games is amongst Cheeseheads at one of five best sports bars in Green Bay. Whether you’re in town for the football game or not, rest assured that the city has much more to offer. Whether you are a nature lover, an active outdoor person, or a foodie, you will find plenty of choices. We’ve made a few suggestions below to help you make a fun-filled visit. But first of all, make your reservations with Astor House. We are a Bed and Breakfast located only 10 minutes from Lambeau Field. Check the availability here. Continue reading

Dine Around Green Bay

Dine at Our favorite Green Bay Restaurants

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. Continue reading

Best Way to Enjoy Summer in Green Bay

Summer is a wonderful time to visit Green Bay. The warm weather and long daylight hours means more time to enjoy the time outdoors! With numerous parks, waterways, vineyards, farms, and nature preserves nearby, the only challenge is to decide what to do. Finding a good place to stay that is comfortable and convenient is essential. The Astor House is a short distance from the Fox River trail and several golf courses, as well as close to shopping and dining. You can step out for fun, and return to relax before your next outing. It is a perfect setting for leisure and convenient for business. Check our availability here. Continue reading

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