Experience Comfort and Cozy Accommodations
Get away from the hustle and bustle of modern life. Let us wine, dine, and entertain you. Allow our family to take care of you and treat you like our family.
“It feels like home away from home,” our guests always say about the Karsten Hotel. The Karsten is the perfect destination for your next getaway. We have 23 rooms beautifully decorated; most offer gorgeous views of the harbor and downtown.
Serving continental breakfasts, traditional northeastern Wisconsin ﬁsh fry, gourmet lunch and dinners in our Bistro, and Sunday brunches. Let us treat you to a dining experience that you will never forget.
Get Lost in the Natural Wonders
Kewaunee, Wisconsin located on the west shore of Lake Michigan was founded in 1858. The word “kewaunee” comes from the Potawatami Indian tribe which means “we are lost”. In the thick fog tribe members utilizing the lake would yell “kewaunee” to those on shore in hopes to ﬁnd their way back. It is a deep water harbor that has welcomed and provided safe harbor for all its guests.
During the day, experience natural wonders including Lake Michigan, hiking trails, and the beautiful landscapes of Wisconsin. Kewaunee is a beautiful harbor rich with history, turn of the century buildings, maritime lore, and a laid back atmosphere. With a population of 2800, Kewaunee offers many recreational activities including ﬁshing, sailing, boating, hiking, bike trails, an arts community, restaurants, lodging, scenic drives, Parallel 44 winery and the Kewaunee Fine Arts Academy.
Enjoy the lake breeze on the porch or go for a spin on one the bicycles provided by the inn.