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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.

Northern Michigan's Premier All Inclusive Bed & Breakfast

Welcome to The House on the Hill Bed & Breakfast. Overlooking the Chain of Lakes, this 1896 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, 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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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.


Gift Certificates are a wonderful way to give the gift of Northern Michigan to your loved ones. Whether it is a wedding, birthday, 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 to order one today!

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Need to lodge a family or a group? The House on the Hill also has two cottages on the Chain of Lakes that will suit your needs. Click on Cedar Bluffs Cottages on the Menu Bar for more information. Call 231-588-6304 to make reservations.

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The House on the Hill B & B has two family cottages that sleep 8 and 6 people on Six Mile Lake. High Pointe and Lil' Mac Cottages have their own private docks for your boat. Six Mile Lake is known for its jet skiing, water skiing, tubing and fishing. The cottages are nestled between all the quaint harbor towns that you will want to visit.

You can click on Cedar Bluffs Cottages in the Navigation Bar for more information. Call 231-588-6304 if you would like to reserve.


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  • Morel Mushrooms on Property


May 11-15 are Morel Mushroom Dinners at The Rowe Restaurant right across the street from The House on the Hill B & B. The seating is at 7:00 p.m. We will make the reservations for you when you reserve with us.

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 and canoe
Free use of snow shoes
Guest Center with hot and cold beverages and snacks 

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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.