The Pilot House B & B

The Pilot House B & B

Inns & Bed & Breakfasts

About Us

WE ACCEPT RESERVATIONS ONLY AT OUR WEBSITE: We will not take reservations through the chamber of commerce site! Go to our website to see all 17 of our downtown properties in Bayfield!
This Pilot House B & B built in 1994 and remodeled in 2016 is the newest B & B and only B & B that is closest to the Lake, with 4 Large suites and private bathrooms. The Pilot House B & B rests on the former ''Island View Hotel'' site (circa 1917); back when early Bayfield visitors arrived by luxury steamships. The position and elevation of the Pilot House provides a breathtaking panoramic view to the gateway of the Apostle Islands. THE BEST VIEWS in BAYFIELD of the Madeline Island Ferry, Madeline Island, Long Island, a glimpse of Basswood Island & Bayfield.

Just 1 block up from the Ferry! 1 block North of the main street of Rittenhouse. Just steps from downtown Bayfield, The Apostle Island Cruise Service, museums, shops, restaurants, the harbor, kayaks, trails, beach, parks, etc.

The Pilot House B & B boasts 10 Foot Ceilings on the main floor and 22 Foot ceiling in The Octagon Room. Large Lake View Deck on the south side and also another large Lake View Deck on the East side.

These large luxurious rental suites have private bathrooms, tub/shower - The Admiral's Quarters, Crew's Quarters, and Crow's Nest have jacuzzi's - mini-fridge, coffee makers, table & chairs in the room. Sorry No Pets at The Pilot House. No Smoking, All 4 rental suites have Lake Views. Private parking for 1 vehicle FREE BREAKFAST 8-10 am.


The Pilot House is the Newest B&B in Bayfield and closest to the Lake. 1 Block up from the Lake, Madeline Island Ferry, & Dowtown Bayfield!
The Pilot House B&B is located at the corner of First Street & Washington Ave in Bayfield.
Great views from inside too!
Dining room in common area seats 8.
Fireplace in common living room.
The Pilot House has the best Views of the Bayfield Harbor, Ferry, DTN, & Madeline Island.
Walk just 1 block and you are on The Madeline Island Ferry.
The Pilot House "Admiral's Quarters" Sleeps 4.  King Bed, Queen Sofa Sleeper, Private Bath.1st Level.
The Pilot House "Captain's Quarters" Sleeps 2. King Bed, Private Bathroom, 1st Level.
The Pilot House "Crew's Quarters" Sleeps 2. King Bed, Private Bathroom, Lower Level
The Pilot House "Crow's Nest" Sleeps 2. King Bed. Private Bathroom Suite, Upper Level. Great views!