Lady on the Lake Bed and Breakfast

Rated 5 stars on Trip Advisor for Cleanliness, Service and Value

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A Wonderful Getaway and Destination Wedding Experience

The Grounds & Accommodations

Colonel Hankinson’s 19th Century Mansion. Refurbished to reflect its original elegance, Lady on the Lake Bed & Breakfast offers couples a blend of history, romance, and charm. Each of our 4 luxury guest rooms has a view of Lake Elsie. All include private bathrooms; 3 feature jetted Jacuzzis. The grounds are meticulously maintained with lots of blooming flowers, and trees providing shade. Inside, the interior is beautifully decorated with parquet floors and unique touches, with comfortable common rooms and beautiful lakeside views.

“The bed and Breakfast was perfect for accommodating all my family and friends for the night before my special day…words can not express how smooth everything went, and how happy they were to work with every one of my demands.” – Miranda

Mouthwatering Breakfast & Dinner

We offer a different and elegant table setting each day. Our wonderful dishes are made with fresh products. Enjoy the picturesque lakeside dining experience on the patio. Here are some example meals below:

  • Homemade chocolate chip crepes, lemon curd, and glazed bacon with our scrambled eggs
    • Waffles, scones, muffins, and omelets
  • Delicious prime rib, sweet potato crepes and twice-baked potatoes – topped off with a wonderful chocolate lava cake dessert!
“The meals were all delicious and filling. I’m a chef and this was 5 star all the way. The hosts were absolutely gracious. I’m going to stay here again sometime.”

Have questions on the food or have dietary requirements, then call 701-242-7520email, or fill out our contact form.

“From fresh, organic, homemade breakfast, to anything you could ask for, this is your place. My dad is a high protein guy and I am a vegan high carb guy, and we both were served specific breakfasts which were absolutely delicious and healthy.” 

The Lady on the Lake Bed & Breakfast Experience

  • You’ll be treated to a warm welcome and hospitality from the owners
  • All of the extra touches to make you feel at home, comfortable and relaxed
  • An unforgettable dining experience
  • We will be responsive to any of your needs to ensure you have the best time
  • Endless outdoor and indoor activities 
    • Loaded with amenities including free use of kayaks, canoes, bikes, and paddle boat
    • hiking trails, walking, and bike paths with wonderful lake views
    • Games for the whole family
    • Outdoor hot tub for ultimate relaxation
    • Shoreline stone fireplace to cozy up next to
  • Events at Lady on the Lake Bed and Breakfast
“The owners have got to be the most hard-working, gracious, welcoming people in the business. From stunning scenery, to lovely running trail, to utmost comfortable room, to custom and f I enjoyed friendly conversation, advice on activities in the area and a restful night of sleep”

We also own Hankinson Inn

Affordable and Charming

702 Main Ave S, Hankinson, ND 58041

With our affordable room rates, we dare you to find and place more charming and inexpensive, Sand Meyer takes pride in providing her guests with both spectrums of a budget. Here at the Hankinson Inn, we offer great value for the traveler.

“We enjoyed perusing the antiques at The Depot in town and shopping at the local thrift store downtown Hankinson. We also went to the Nicollet Tower in Sisseton, SD, and climbed the 75 ft structure that overlooks 3 states.”

We also have special rates for your wedding guests at the Hankinson Inn. Conveniently located only 1.8 miles from the venue, it is a fantastic lodging option. Wedding couples receive a special link to share with their guests for booking. The Hankinson Inn features kitchenettes and private bathrooms with keyless entry. Click here to make a reservation.

“A very clean, very comfortable stay. The keyless entry is very convenient, close parking to the rooms as well. Will absolutely stay with Hankinson Inn again when in the area.” – Amanda Schneider

All rooms are reserved for your wedding guests. The bride gets a link from Reservation Key App, then the bride sends that link directly to the guests she wants to stay there. 

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Contact our team for more information about our lodging & accommodations

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