Madison, Wisconsin Bed & Breakfast

5525 Portage Rd
Madison, Wisconsin 53704
Local: (608) 244-9368
Innkeeper(s): Heather & Tom
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The Speckled Hen Inn is an Award-Winning farm to table bed & breakfast located on a stunningly beautiful country estate positioned between downtown Madison and Sun Prairie. Guests enjoy multi-course farm to table breakfasts with over 35 fruits and vegetables grown on site along with picturesque rustic views and small town feel while vacationing on a scenic ranch in the heart of the city.

The Speckled Hen Inn has been awarded TripAdvisor's "Hall of Fame Award for Certificate of Excellence" 6 Years Running (2014-2019), Best of Madison Winner (2018 & 2019), TripAdvisor's #20 Best B&B in the U.S. (2017), and the Los Angeles Times "Best B&B in Wisconsin" (2017).

All the bedrooms in The Speckled Hen Inn (5525 Portage Rd) have fireplaces, private baths (4 with jetted tubs and 1 with a claw tub), separate showers, window seats with views and/or private patios or decks. There are two levels to this 5,500 sqft single-family walkout ranch/two story home. The lower level features a full wet bar kitchen, wine cellar, theater room, 3 bedrooms/suites, 3.5 bathrooms, and ample entertaining space. The upper level features 2 bedrooms/suites, 2 bathrooms, separate dining room, and an extra-large living area with dining space. There is a separate temperature-controlled cedar gazebo just outside the inn.

This estate has incredible versatility and is close to everything, yet feels like you're away from it all. 

Inn Amenities:

  • WiFi
  • Travel Green Certified
  • Central Air

Food Service:

  • Complimentary Full Breakfast
  • Accommodates Special Diets
  • Refrigerator Access
  • Microwave Access

Inn Policies:

  • Self Check-In Available

Property Type & Geographic Setting:

  • City / Urban / Suburban

Room Amenities:

  • Air Conditioning in Room
  • Television in Room
  • Rooms with Fireplaces
  • Rooms with Whirlpools
  • Rooms with King Beds
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