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Skiing at Granite Peak in Wausau

Skiing at Granite Peak in Wausau, WisconsinWintry weather is certainly on Wausau’s horizon, which is good news for skiers and snowboarders in the area. Wausau, a town we often characterize as Wisconsin’s hidden gem of a destination, is home to one of the top ski areas in the Midwest. Ski season is finally here in the Wausau area, and this year is looking to be another excellent season of skiing at Granite Peak on Rib Mountain. Our romantic Boutique Hotel, situated in the heart of Wausau’s Andrew Warren Historic District, is the perfect place to unwind after a long, cold day on the mountain.  Plan some winter adventures into your busy schedule, and make Stewart Inn Boutique Hotel part of that tradition!  Book your stay with us today.

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2017 Holidays Get Underway in Wausau

Spend the Holidays at the Stewart Inn in WausauIt may still officially be fall, but winter is definitely on its way to Wisconsin!  Thanksgiving is just over a week away, so it’s time to start gearing up and planning for the upcoming holiday season.  The holidays are truly one of our favorite times of year, as Christmas in Wausau is nothing short of magical. It is an experience that really must be enjoyed at least once in your lifetime.  Once you have seen it, however, you will want to keep coming back to this charming town in Wisconsin’s Northwoods.  We encourage you to plan well ahead, and to book a room at the elegant Stewart Inn Boutique Hotel, where you can celebrate the holidays in style.

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The Best Antiques in Wausau

Antiques in Wausau, WisconsinThere’s so much going on in Wausau that month of September just flew by at the Stewart Inn Boutique Hotel!  We can’t believe it’s already October.  While we’re still thoroughly enjoying fall here in Wausau, we know that many of you out there are, sometimes secretly, are starting to make your plans for the upcoming holiday season. If you love shopping for antiques and finding great deals, there’s no better place to be than Wausau in the coming months!  Not only do we have an upcoming Antique Show, but we also have some wonderful shops worth visiting.  Make your reservation at Wausau’s best luxury lodging, the Stewart Inn Boutique Hotel, and come help us find the best antiques Wausau has to offer!

Where to Find the Best Antiques in Wausau

Antique Shows are an excellent place to find high quality and unique vintage goods. Wausau is home to two of Wisconsin’s best antique shows, and one of them is coming up in November. The annual Wausau “Park” Antique Show takes place the 2nd weekend in November, this year November 11 – 12, 2017. The show is held at the historic Marathon Park, and it’s the perfect place to get a start on your holiday shopping. Midwest Dealers bring their best vintage finds, some of which are only available for this show. There are always an incredible variety of items, including beautiful furniture, art originals, Native American articles, jewelry, pottery, hand tooled metalware, watches, stoneware, Holiday items, toys, trunks, textiles, and so much more. If you love this Antique Show, then mark your calendar for the next Wausau Show, taking place February 10 – 11, 2018, which will feature over 50 antique dealers.

Antiques in Wausau, WisconsinThe November Antique Park Show isn’t the only place in Wausau to go searching for antiques. Our town is also home to several unique stores, including:

We love antiques at the Stewart Inn Boutique Hotel. Our home is a beautifully restored 1906 Prairie style mansion designed by George Maher. In fact, the Stewart Inn is among the world’s most intact examples of George Maher’s architecture, who is considered to be one of the founders of the Arts and Crafts movement. Inside, we feature original chandeliers, sconces, decorative fireplaces and stained glass windows, all incredible antiques in their own right. If you’re looking for some of the finest antique goods, come to the show in Wausau this November.  While you’re here, consider staying at the historic Stewart Inn, Wausau’s most luxurious lodging available.  Book your room today!

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Plan Ahead for the 2017-18 Curling Season in Wausau

We know that fall has only just begun.  We’re still enjoying autumn’s beautiful colors here in Wausau, but now is also a great time to look ahead and to plan for future trips to Wausau.  Winter is a busy Curling in Wausau, Wisconsintime here, with lots of people visiting, whether for business, pleasure, or both.

Did you know that there are more curling clubs in the state of Wisconsin than anywhere else?  It’s true.  Wisconsinites have a deep love of winter’s most interesting sport, and the adventurous city of Wausau is home to one of the oldest and most active clubs in the state.  Whether you’re part of a league participating in regional bonspiels or you just want to watch this fascinating sport, consider staying with us at the Stewart Inn Boutique Hotel. The Wausau Curling Club’s 2017-18 schedule is already released, so now is the perfect time to make your reservations at our boutique hotel.

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Wausau’s Big Gig at the Grand Theater

Grand Theater in Wausau, WisconsinWausau is a little known gem of a town, located in north-central Wisconsin.  It’s an incredible place for outdoor enthusiasts, and home to the Wisconsin’s popular Granite Peak Ski Area.  But, there’s more to Wausau than the great outdoors.  In fact, Wausau is an incredible dining and cultural destination, with a great variety of interesting museums and historic places to visit.  One of the most popular cultural draws to the area is the Grand Theater, which has been the center of Wausau’s cultural heritage for over 100 years.  Make a reservation at the Luxury Stewart Inn Boutique Hotel today, and come explore the incredible town of Wausau with us.

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See Unspoiled Fall Foliage in Wausau

Fall Foliage in Wausau, WisconsinNow that Labor Day Weekend has passed, we can officially, though reluctantly, say goodbye to summer, and welcome the fast-approaching fall. The hillsides surrounding Wausau are already showing hints of their colorful autumnal hues, which means now is the perfect time to plan a getaway to this incredible destination.  As the air begins to cool, we’ll soon be surrounded by fall’s hallmark hues of crimson, orange, yellow, and green. You won’t have to go far to see the finest fall foliage the Midwest has to offer.  Take advantage of this incredible fall weather, and book your room at our boutique hotel today.

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Enjoy a Date Night in Wausau

Date Night in Wausau, WisconsinWith work, families, and and other commitments to juggle on a regular basis, it’s no wonder that people are always looking for a quick getaway idea; a place to go to get away from it all, and to escape the daily pressures of everyday life.  We think Wausau, and the Stewart Inn Boutique Hotel in particular, is the perfect place to recharge.  If you’re looking for a way to relax and reconnect with that special someone in your life, we have the perfect idea in store for you. Book a room at the historic Stewart Inn in Wausau, where you can enjoy a romantic date night for two in our charming town.  

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Discover the Arts in Wausau

Wausau is an incredible place to visit throughout the year, and definitely an underrated destination in Wisconsin. For the avid outdoor enthusiast, it doesn’t get much better than Wausau.  Here, you’ll enjoy a classic Northwoods Wisconsin feel; vast forested lands, plentiful lakes and hills, and fortunately for us, a friendly community with big-city amenities.  For art and culture lovers, there’s something here for you as well.  Wausau is home to a variety of great museums, a vibrant arts scene, plenty of historic attractions, and an exquisite food scene. It really is a hidden gem in the state of Wisconsin, and the perfect destination to wrap up your summer plans.  Book your room at the Stewart Inn today, and get in on the action in Wausau before summer has come and gone.

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Picnic on the Dells of the Eau Claire River

Picnic at the Dells of the Eau Claire RiverThere are plenty of scenic wonders across the state of Wisconsin.  One of the most beautiful reminders of our ancient and glacial past happens to be right here in the Wausau area. The historic Ice Age Trail is the only state trail designated as a “State Scenic Trail,” and segments of it happen to run through Central Wisconsin near Wausau. In total, the trail winds for 1,000 miles through Wisconsin, and travels the path of the state’s last continental glacier. As the glacier receded, it left behind some truly stunning geological wonders, which today have proven to be popular attractions.  One of our favorites are the Dells of the Eau Claire River, located in Eau Claire Park.  When you’re looking for a scenic afternoon hike, and maybe even a picnic, this gem should be at the top of your list.  Book your room at the romantic Stewart Inn Boutique Hotel, and come explore Wausau with us.

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Summer Nights With the Northwoods Baseball League

Northwoods Baseball Game in Wausau, WisconsinSummer is in full swing at the Stewart Inn in Wausau, Wisconsin.  Our calendar is booking up quickly, but there’s still plenty of time to get here and enjoy everything this beautiful region has to offer. Wausau is a quaint, charming, and adventurous city in Wisconsin. As a travel destination, it’s truly a hidden gem, and is arguably one of the top outdoor destinations in the state. Outdoor enthusiasts from all across the country descend upon Wausau for a variety of reasons, whether it’s for the whitewater on the Wisconsin River, or the beautiful woodland forests. Move from one adventure to another, and you’ll soon see why we think Wausau is such a special town.  When you’re looking for a little downtime between adventures, there’s plenty of ways to relax, too.  One of our favorites is catching a summer baseball games with the Wisconsin Woodchucks  Book your room at the Stewart Inn Boutique Hotel, and come join us for America’s favorite pastime!

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