Small-Town Getaways in Wisconsin
Lake Geneva trip guide
WHERE TO START
Lake Geneva Area Convention and Visitors Bureau (800/345-1020; lakegenevawi.com).
WHAT TO DO
Lake Geneva Cruise Line Lake excursions offer close-up views of the grand Victorian estates ringing the lake. The Black Point Estate cruise includes a house tour (800/558-5911; cruiselakegeneva.com).
Main Street This pleasant shopping district offers jewelry, apparel, home accessories and more (800/345-1020; lakegenevawi.com).
WHERE TO EAT
Scuttlebutt's Restaurant Munch on casual family fare downtown with an unmatched view of the lake and a great Friday night fish fry (262/248-1111).
WHERE TO STAY
The Cove of Lake Geneva Conveniently located downtown, this hotel offers suites with fireplaces, whirlpools and kitchens, and a big indoor pool. From $249 (800/770-7107; cove-lake-geneva.com).
Grand Geneva Resort and Spa Northeast of downtown, choose a room or suite; enjoy golf and excellent restaurants. From $289 (800/558-3417; grandgeneva.com).