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Garden Gate Bed & Breakfast

Garden Gate Bed & Breakfast

434 N 3rd Ave
Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235

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The Garden Gate is a premier Victorian bed and breakfast. It welcomes you with its friendly hospitality and elegant breakfast served every morning accompanied by music and candlelight. Start your day with us after enjoying one of the comfortable queen sized beds, air-conditioned, and antique-filled rooms. End your day with an evening dessert, a good night's sleep, and dream about your breakfast, because "Breakfast is our Signature" but Garden is our first name.


2023 Rates: $155-$195 daily

Winter Hours

Open daily.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Cable
  • Children Welcome
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace-Common Area
  • Microwave
  • Non Smoking
  • One Night Stay upon Availability
  • Open Year Round
  • Private Baths
  • Refrigerator

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Accommodations and rates

1. Vintage Rose

A queen brass bed sets the tone for this room. Walls of classic paper and vintage rose patterned bedspread and accessories make this cozy room inviting. A large private bath with tub and shower in deep rose colored walls. Cable TV, CD player.  $120.

2. Garden Suite 

When the sun settles over the Bay, enjoy a restful night in your queen bed, mirrored armoire, quilt of yellow, green and violet, and floral border paper. A private bath with shower and pedestal sink. Cable TV and CD player. $130.

3. Cottage Rose

Relax and catch a cool breeze while reading a book or enjoying a view of the pines and garden. A romantic atmosphere is created combining an antique 1923 burled walnut queen bed with vanity and classic oriental carpet. A private bath with tub and shower, pedestal sink accented with Longaberger baskets. Cable TV, CD player. $140,

4. English Lavender

The English Lavender was made for lovers, your first night together or enjoying a lifetime. Indulge yourself in elegance. Light the candles, play romantic music. Enjoy a bottle of Door County wine and relax in our 6 ft. double whirlpool. a balcony outside awaits your arrival. Amenities include: queen bed, fireplace, flat screen TV with cable, dvd player, and 6ft. double whirlpool for two. $160.

Gift certificates available.

Winter rates: November 1 thru April 30.

Guest Information 

Open year round. Central Air conditioned. Check in time is between 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. (Earlier or later by special arrangement.) Check-out time is 11 a.m. To confirm reservations, we request advanced deposit equal to one night’s lodging by Cash, Personal Check, Visa or MasterCard.

A full refund for cancellations with ten day notice, less a a fifteen dollar processing fee. With less than ten day notice, a refund will not be issued unless the room reserved is re-rented. If the room is not re-rented, a one night stay will be charged.

Children are welcome with prior notice.

For everyone’s comfort, we request that there be no smoking inside the building. Smoking permitted on the porches.

No pets permitted.

Early wake-up coffee and tea available. Breakfast will be served in the dining room, with music by candlelight. Breakfast is served at 9:00 a.m. Breakfast may include egg dishes, waffles, quiches, crepes, pancakes, homemade muffins, fresh fruits, juices, fresh ground coffee and teas. Special diets can be accommodated with advanced notice. Breakfast is our signature.

Whatever the occasion, please let us make your stay in Sturgeon Bay and Door County a special time to remember.



On Highway 42:

Carlsville - 9

Egg Harbor - 16

Fish Creek - 22

Ephraim - 26

Sister Bay - 31

Ellison Bay - 36

Gills Rock - 41

On Highway 57:

Institute - 6

Valmy - 8

Jacksonport - 14

Baileys Harbor - 21

Sister Bay - 31 (Highway 57 ends at Sister Bay.)


Algoma - 19

Kewaunee - 29

Brussels - 12

Green Bay - 43

Madison - 180

Milwaukee - 144

Chicago - 230


Historic Sturgeon Bay Shopping - 2 blocks

Cherry Hills Golf Course - 3 miles

Potawatomi State Park - 7 miles

Whitefish Dunes State Park - 16 miles

Cave Point County Park - 16 miles

Peninsula State Park - 20 miles

Ferry to Washington Island - 40 miles

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