Washington Island

Welcome to Washington Island!
Information about Island attractions & Life on Washington Island.

Washington Island, WI, located six miles off the tip of the Door County Peninsula, is a favorite Midwest destination for tourists year-round. People come to Washington Island to get away from the tension of urban life, to travel “North of the Tension Line” and enjoy a slower, relaxing pace of life!

  • The Danish Mill

    The Danish Mill   Velkommen to The Danish Mill Restaurant, Deli, Bakery and Gift Shop Established in 2010 with the...

  • Karly’s Bar & Cellar Restaurant

    A family owned Bar & Restaurant since 1945. Karly’s Bar and Cellar Restaurant   Old-fashioned whiskey sweet, melt in your...

  • Deer Run Golf Course

    Nestled on scenic Washington Island, Deer Run Golf Course and Resort is your haven for an unforgettable vacation.  We are...

  • RE/MAX Island Homes, LLC – Robb Carr

    Whether you are looking to buy or sell a house, land, farm, or commercial property on Washington Island, then you have...

  • Hotel Washington and Studio

    Hotel Washington and Studio The Bed & Breakfast Our European-style inn has eight guest rooms (7 queen/1 king), which have...

  • Cast n Catch Charters

    Cast N Catch Charters is based on the belief that our customers’ trips should be safe and filled with excitement. Captian Jimmy...

  • Fragrant Isle Lavender Farm & Shop

    The Lavender Shop at Fragrant Isle Lavender Farm is a unique shopping destination.  Located near the center of our farm...

  • Todo’s Sunset Shore Cottage

    Todo’s Cozy Cottage: Comes with all the amenities to make your vacation a dream.Comfortably sleeps 4. 2 Bedrooms, 1 double...

  • Dor Cros Inn

    “Visit our Website” for our Season Specials. We offer a full size cottage (with A/C), the “Loft” & studio style...

  • Flath’s Cottages

    Our housekeeping cottages have kitchens, living rooms and one or two bedrooms. Three cottages plus our home are on 6...

  • Summer Place

    You can also visit us on Facebook:  Summer Place Resort Cottages There are two cozy cottages up on the hill...

  • Above & Beyond Vacation Cottage

    Located on 4 wooded acres, Above & Beyond Cottage offers 300 feet of private beachfront on Washington Island’s desirable west...

  • Washington Island Ferry Line

    When you reach the end of Highway 42 you’ll find Northport Pier, and the Washington Island Ferry Line. After vehicles...

  • Island Clipper Passenger Ferry

    After you’ve toured Door County’s orchards, visited the gift shops and restaurants and made stops at the parks, it’s time...

  • Cedar Lodge Resort

    1070 Old West Harbor Road Washington Island, WI 54246 Cedar Lodge Resort offers 6.5 acres of wooded land overlooking Washington...

  • Townliner Motel

    11 units: 6 standard rooms w/refrig., coffee maker, TV, AC, private bath. 4 one bedroom units w/full kitchens, living/dining area...

  • Riola Shorthorn Farm Getaway

    This historic 1895 farm house is a wonderful place for family and friends to spend a memorable vacation on Washington...

  • Mann’s Mercantile, Inc.

    ” A Little Bit of Everything for Everyone” Gifts, Souvenirs, T-Shirts, Homemade Fudge and lots more Please visit our website...

  • The Koyen Collection

    1177 Main Road, Washington Island, Phone 920-847-2121 In 1983 Ken Koyen, the proprietor of the Koyen Collection, built this establishment...

  • Jackson Harbor Inn

    Located at the end of Jackson Harbor Road, we’re just a stone’s throw from the Ridges, a wildlife sanctuary with...

  • Sunset Resort

    Where Sunsets Become Souvenirs, guest rooms have spectacular views day and night, today’s amenities are tastefully blended with reminders of...

  • Washington Island Campground

    We offer private cabin rental, trailer rental and park model rental. We have basic sites and sites with electric and...

I was able to ask the owner’s of Deer Run Golf Course and Resort a few questions the other day about their long time business.  For 20 years, Dan and Trudy Schelitzche have operated the only golf course located on…

Source: The Third Annual Spine Tingling Farm of Fear!!

The Treasures of Plum Island When the Coast Guard lifesaving station was built on Plum Island in 1896, such facilities were common on the Great Lakes. Today, this may be the only one left. Little wonder then that the Friends…

Both are known as “stepping stones” for birds that migrate through the Great Lakes each spring and fall Source: Lake Michigan islands added to National Wildlife Refuge – Story | Upper Peninsula Michigan – Marquette, Escanaba | UPMatters | WJMN…

This is a great time to buy your Washington Island souvenirs and Shirts with free shipping.  Don’t forget your Homemade Fudge – Considered the BEST in Door County!  visit:  www.shopmannsmerc.com

Washington Island schools employs teachers working under emergency licenses, permits. Source: Emergency licenses fill teacher needs

The Washington Island Literary Festival, Key Note Speaker is Hampton Sides, award-winning author and editor-at-large of OUTSIDE magazine, at the 2015 Washington Island Literary Festival to be held September 18-20 at the Trueblood Performing Art Center and other island venues. Both…

Public welcome to 36-team competition on Aug. 29 Source: Pro grillers on Washington Island for Death’s Door BBQ

Source: Fragrant Isle Lavender Farm Presents Team 2015 – Fragrant Isle Lavender Farm & Shop From its very inception one of Fragrant Isle Lavender Farms objectives was to create a thriving business that could support and utilize the many talents…

Visit Mann’s Mercantile Shops – Online or in person to see all of the souvenirs available to commemorate your visit to the Island!