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Welcome To Our Romantic Northwest Michigan Bed and Breakfast - Experience Our Land, Lake and Food

The House on the Hill is Northern Michigan’s Premier All Inclusive Bed and Breakfast. From our beautiful rooms to our gourmet breakfast, come bask in the warmth of our hospitality. Overlooking the Chain of Lakes and just minutes from Lake Michigan, we are nestled in the forested countryside to give you the adventure you crave and yet the peace and quiet to unwind.

Northern Michigan's Premier All Inclusive Bed & Breakfast

Welcome to The House on the Hill Bed & Breakfast. Overlooking the Chain of Lakes, this 1896 French Country Farm House is nestled in between the charming resort towns and harbors of Northwest Michigan. Whether you are here to enjoy our sparkling blue lakes, use our paddle boards, kayaks or canoe, wander on our 53 acres of private land, golf, ski or just relax, we have a warm welcome waiting for you! From our spacious rooms with amazing views to the Guest Center with free snacks and hot and cold beverages all day long, the comfort of our guests is of the most importance. Voted Best of the Northwest two years in a row, we offer you a rural setting with modern conveniences and endless amenities. Close to wine tasting, golfing, antiques, and fine dining. Sit on our beautiful front porch, enjoy our three course gourmet breakfast, and relax! 

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If a Romantic Getaway is in order, The House on the Hill is the quiet retreat that will impress! What are you waiting for!

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A country night sky without city lights is optimal for star gazing. Relax and unwind.


Gift Certificates are a wonderful way to give the gift of Northern Michigan to your loved ones. Whether it is a wedding, birthday,Christmas or anniversary gift, the recipient will thank you! Every season of the year brings its own beauty and events. Click on the Gift Certificate box below to order one today!

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Enjoy our 24/7 Guest Center available to you! Hot and cold beverages, ice and snacks are just few of the extra amenities you will enjoy during your stay.


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Modern Conveniences

Each room has individually controlled heat and air conditioning
Private Bathrooms in all rooms
Private fireplaces in the Carriage House
Three course gourmet breakfast 
Free WiFi in all rooms and common areas
Free use of paddle boards, kayaks, canoe and paddle boat
Free use of snow shoes
Guest Center with hot and cold beverages and snacks 

Flat Screen Televisions in our Birch and Rose Rooms

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We are proud to be a Michigan Lake to Lake Bed & Breakfast Association inspected Inn. We are a bona fide B & B establishment licensed and insured by the city of Ellsworth, fully insured and inspected to ensure our standards meet every local ordinance enacted to ensure your safety.