Mother’s Day Special at Historic Spicer Castle Inn, Spicer MN

May 5th, 2009 by SpicerCastle

In honor of mother’s we at historic Spicer Castle Bed and Breakfast are offering the following special on our guestrooms.*  Stay one night at our popular Minnesota B&B at full price and get the second night at half-price for May 8th and 9th.

Let mom relax in a soothing whirlpool tub while anticipating the fun of being someone else in our murder mystery dinner. Or perhaps a special candlelit dinner for two overlooking beautiful Green Lake.  You will enjoy our fine cuisine as you select one of the following entrees: Chicken Picatta, Herb Roasted Pork Loin with Dijon Cream Sauce, Shrimp and Scallops in our Alfredo Sauce served on a bed of Angel Hair Pasta or Asiago Cheese and Basil Ravioli.  Enjoy a glass of wine, we proudly offer selections from our local Glacial Ridge Winery.  For dessert select from our Ultimate Chocolate Caramel Tart, Coconut Cake or Turtle Sundae.

*Special applies to reservations made after May 5th, 2009.

Spicer, MN ~ Spicer Castle Murder Mystery Dinner Special

April 4th, 2009 by SpicerCastle

Hop on over to our historic Inn along the shores of Green Lake in Spicer, Minnesota for your Easter savings.  1/2 off our murder mystery dinner packages for Friday, April 10th and Saturday, April 11th.   Enjoy an evening of laughter and great food with your family and friends as you participate in our hilarius murder mystery dinner.

Spicer, MN ~ Murder Mystery Specials at Spicer Castle Inn!

March 30th, 2009 by SpicerCastle

March out like a Lion for savings you’ll Roar about!  1/2 off Murder Mystery Packages for Fri., April 3rd and Sat., April 4th.

This is a great time to get-together with family and friends, and murder mysteries can always be counted on for a night filled with laughter, great food and suspense.

Spring is in the air!

March 16th, 2009 by SpicerCastle

It is a beautiful day in Spicer, Minnesota.  The temperature is 60 degrees and the piles of snow are quickly disintegrating.  Our thoughts turn to summer fun!  We have a wonderful time at our Inn welcoming guests from all over the world.  The Spicer Castle Belle is an enjoyable and relaxing evening, where you can enjoy a leisurely tour of beautiful Green Lake while dining on a wonderful dinner.  The tour and dinner takes approximately 2.5 hours.

Now is the time to get a FUN group together!

March 4th, 2009 by SpicerCastle

For a limited time we are offering the following special ~ the more friends the better!  1 couple 15% savings, 2 couples 20% savings, 3 couples 25% savings and 4 or more couples 30% savings.  Good towards lodging, dining and our popular murder mystery dinners.  We look forward to welcoming you to our B&B for an evening of laughter, fun, suspense and great food.castle-winter-print-300dpi

Celebrate Valentines with our lovely menu!

February 9th, 2009 by SpicerCastle

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with your sweetheart at our Inn and enjoy a romantic stay filled with fabulous food, fun and laughter.

Candlelit Valentine’s Dinner: Gratinee Lyonnaise Soup, Mixed Greens & Romaine Salad, Portuguese Rolls.  Choice of: Prime Rib of Beef with Madeira Sauce and Sauteed Mushrooms, Chicken Picatta, Scallops & Shrimp with Alfredo Sauce served on a bed of Angel Hair Pasta or Asiago Cheese and Basil Ravioli.  Entrees include Red Skin and Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes, Petite Whole Green Beans.  For dessert: White Chocolate Cheesecake with Raspberry Swirl served with Melba Sauce and topped with Whipped Cream.  Coffee, Tea, Wine and Beer available.

Stay overnight in one of our guestrooms featuring a double whirlpool tub and fireplace.  Awake to a four-course breakfast with your loved one.

Last Minute Fun? It’s Spicer’s Annual Winterfest.

January 22nd, 2009 by SpicerCastle

Are you looking for a fun outing?  Spicer’s annual winterfest begins this weekend, with fun activities and fireworks.  Here is a link to the schedule of events.  There will be a Frozen 5K Run/Walk, Softball Tournament, Art Exhibit & Wine Tasting, Helicopter Rides, Snowboarding and Lighting Ceremony & Fireworks at the Ice Castle.

Stay for the night or the weekend in one of our guestrooms featuring a double whirlpool tub and fireplace.  Enjoy afternoon tea, murder mystery dinner or candlelit dinner and a four-course breakfast in the morning.  We are located 2 miles from the Winterfest activities and Ice Castle.Spicer Winterfest

Want to save money on your next stay ~ read our special below!

January 13th, 2009 by SpicerCastle

Welcome - inside there is a fire and cup of hot cocoa waiting for you!


Save up to 30%: Now is the time to get a group together for an evening of fun and great food.  Everyone will save on their lodging, murder mystery dinner or candlelight dinner! 1 couple 15% savings; bring along another couple and you both receive 20% savings; bring a third couple and everyone gets a 25% savings; bring four or more couples and all of you receive 30% off your lodgingmurder mystery dinner or candlelight dinner for reservations arriving January through May (excluding February 14). Promo Code:Website Special.  Not valid with other offers or prior purchases.

Listen to what our guests have to say about their stay!

January 13th, 2009 by SpicerCastle

jan-10-2009-vid00004  Are you looking for an evening filled with laughter and great food?  Join one of our hilarious murder mystery dinners offered every Friday and Saturday night.  Come just for the murder mystery dinner or stay the night.

Surprise your sweetheart with our Valentine’s specials.

January 8th, 2009 by SpicerCastle

Imagine the surprise on your loved ones face as you enter your room and the Romantic Gift Box you ordered is sitting prominently on the bed.  Enjoy an evening filled with laughter, suspense and great food in our hilarious interactive murder mystery dinner or a quite candlelight dinner for two.  Relax in a double whirlpool tub and watch the flames dance in the fireplace, play board games or cards.  In the morning awake to a fabulous four-course dinner.

Relax in the double whirlpool tub

Attention snowmobilers, cross country skiers and outdoor enthusiasts!

January 8th, 2009 by SpicerCastle

There is plenty of snow for snowmobiling, cross country skiing and snow shoeing.  You can bring your snowmobile or outdoor equipment and make your own path from our Inn  Or, located approximately 6 miles from our Inn is the Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center with groomed trails and equipment rental (skis and snow shoes), along with several fun activities.  The groomed 36 mile Glacial Ridge Trail is popular for snowmobiling and meanders through prairies and wooded terrain.

Afterwards, enjoy a hot cup of tea or hot chocolate followed by a fabulous dinner and dessert.   Relax in a double whirlpool tub while you watch the flames dance in the fireplace in one of our 18 guestrooms.  Play a board game or read a good book while you cozy up with your loved one.  In the morning enjoy a four-course breakfast with entrees such as broccoli, cheese and sausage egg strata with marinara sauce, eggs benedict or Belgian waffles.

Winter Sleigh Rides

December 30th, 2008 by SpicerCastle

On the North Shore of Green Lake, close to our Inn, there is a 36 acre farm with Percheron horses that pull a sleigh of up to 14 people at a time.  Also located on the farm is a warming house where cookies and cocoa are served.  Rides take approximately 25 minutes.  Cost is $25.00 to harness the horses and $7.00 per person for the ride.  For further information, please give us a call at 1-800-821-6675 and we will be delighted to assist you.

Fun to enjoy beautiful horses and the countryside.

Celebrate New Year’s Eve at Spicer Castle Inn!

December 22nd, 2008 by SpicerCastle

Ring in the New Year at Spicer Castle located on the beautiful shores of Green Lake.  We will be celebrating the New Year with your choice of a  Candlelit Dinner or participation in our hilarious interactive Murder Mystery Dinner and/or lodging for those who want to make it a memorable night.  With all the snow this is a great opportunity to dust off your snow shoes or skis and get outside and go snow shoeing or cross country skiing right from our Inn.

Winter at Spicer Castle Inn!

Special Promotion December 26th!

December 22nd, 2008 by SpicerCastle

Step out for a night of laughter and great food!  Friday, December 26th we are offering a 2 for 1 special with the murder mystery dinner.  You can reserve for the murder mystery dinner or the murder mystery package that includes lodging in one of our guestrooms and enjoy an evening soaking in a double whirlpool tub as you watch the flames dance in the fireplace.

The entrees include rosemary pork loin with dijon cream sauce, chicken picatta, scallops and shrimp in our alfredo sauce served on a bed of angel hair pasta along with vegetarian options for you to select from.

Make a memorable night by participating in our interactive murder mystery dinners that are all based on humor.  Who couldn’t use a great laugh?

Fun and Laughter!

Santa visited with the children at our Open House!

December 22nd, 2008 by SpicerCastle

Tuesday, December 9th we celebrated 20 years of Holiday Festivities at our Inn by hosting an open house with live piano music, donations to our local food shelf, wine tasting by Glacial Ridge Winery and a visit from Santa.  We are grateful to our guests and community for their continued support of our B&B.  Thank you to everyone who assisted in making our open house a success!

Santa visited the children at Spicer Castle Inn!

Customer Appreciation Day – Tuesday, December 9th!

November 22nd, 2008 by SpicerCastle

This December marks our 20th anniversary of celebrating the holiday season at our Inn. We want to say “Thank You” for all your support during the past 20 years and your continued support in the years to come.

This year the food shelf is seeing a 25% increase with families in need. We are encouraging everyone who visits our Inn to bring a non-perishable food item or donation for our local food shelf. Together we can help make this holiday special for all families by making sure that there is enough food to meet the increased demand.

I hope everyone can stop by on Tuesday, December 9th. There will be 3 drawings for gift certificates valued at $150.00 each. Live piano music, food, wine tasting, beverages, and santa will make an appearance from 5:30 to 7:00 with a treat for each child that visits.

Experience a Holiday Season to remember!

November 22nd, 2008 by SpicerCastle

We will be decorating our Inn for the holiday season this coming week. If you have a chance, be sure to stop by and get a glimpse of this grand old home dressed in its Christmas finery. The twinkling lights, crackling fire and smell of cookies baking will lift your spirits at this joyous time of year. Laughter, fun and great food combined with our gracious hospitality are the ingredients for wonderful memories for years to come.

A few of our holiday entrees are porcini-encrusted beef tenderloin with fresh herb butter, rosemary pork loin with dijon cream sauce, chicken picatta, shrimp and scallops in alfredo sauce served on a bed of pasta and asiago cheese and basil ravioli to name a few of our favorites. Everyone who dines at our Inn during the holiday season will receive a complimentary dessert, butter pecan pound cake with spiced rum hard sauce. Reservations for dinner can be made by calling 1-800-821-6675.

We look forward to welcoming you to our Inn this holiday season!

Guest comment ~ read what our guests have to say.

October 27th, 2008 by SpicerCastle

The joy of innkeeping is welcoming our guests to the Spicer Castle and from time to time we like to share their comments with you.  “This has been an amazing time.  We love it here.  You did a fantastic job at making us feel welcome and special.  The food was superb.  Don’t change anything! It’s great just like it is.  The swinging bed was an unusual treat, very comfortable.”  

We hope that you will take time from your hectic schedule to visit our Inn and cozy up to one of our fireplaces.  Enjoy afternoon tea or coffee with our seasonal baked goods, such as our signature pumpkin roll filled with sweetened cream cheese.  Relax with a candlelit dinner of Chicken Picatta, Rosemary Pork Loin with Dijon Cream Sauce, Scallops and Shrimp in our Herb de Provence Cream Sauce just to name a few of our entrees.  Or experience the laughter and suspense with our popular interactive murder mystery dinners.  Wake up to a special four-course breakfast and our gracious hospitality.


Ready to experience a great weekend? Read comments from our guests.

October 9th, 2008 by SpicerCastle

As an innkeeper one of the most rewarding experiences is knowing that we  provide a place where our guests can meet new friends, enjoy great food, laugh, make smores at the firepit, read a book or put a puzzle together and walk the paths and view the spectacular fall colors.  Below are a couple of comments from our guests:

“The entire staff here does such a super job!  Everyone tended to anything we wanted/needed and they ALWAYS did it with a smile!  Thanks for going the extra mile and making a coconut cream pie to surprise my husband.  Please commend your entire staff.  Hope to see you soon!” Yvonne

“The food is amazing.  I did not expect gourmet food.  The room was very well taken care of and the staff has been very hospitable.  We will be back.” John & Diane

Are you ready to experience a relaxing and memorable weekend?  If so, we hope you will head to Spicer Castle Inn where we look forward to welcoming you to Minnesota’s beautiful central lakes region.

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Beautiful Fall Colors + Murder Mystery Dinners = Fun!

September 30th, 2008 by SpicerCastle

The yellow, oranges and reds of fall are here and will be beautiful this weekend!  We have openings for our hilarious interactive murder mystery dinners on Friday and we are offering a special promotion of $30.00 off any guestroom with our murder mystery package for Friday, October 3rd.  We hope that you will take time from your busy schedule to laugh and enjoy great food at our B&B.

Are you looking for fun this weekend?

September 8th, 2008 by SpicerCastle

How about an evening of fine dining, relaxing in a bubbly hot whirlpool tub with the glow of the fireplace dancing nearby to help you unwind from your busy week. For dinner we are offering our hilarious interactive murder mystery dinner or a candlelit dinner for two.  On the menu is our bacon wrapped beef tenderloin with Madeira sauce and sauteed mushrooms, Minnesota walleye and wild rice with walnut mushroom sauce, artichoke chicken alfredo and asiago cheese and basil ravioli.  For dessert there is a chocolate decadence cheesecake with hot fudge sauce and whipped cream, turtle sundaes or apple crisp ala mode.

After breakfast, why not head over to the Glacial Ridge Winery for their 2nd Annual Grape Stomp?  This is an all day event, there will be a grape stomping contest, prizes, food, games, vendors, live music, crafts and wine.  The winery is located approximately 5 miles from our Inn.

We hope to see you this weekend!

Fine dining at Spicer Castle

September 4th, 2008 by SpicerCastle

Create a great memory by reserving an evening of wonderful food served in our one of a kind atmosphere overlooking beautiful Green Lake.  Great for special events, such as, birthdays, anniversaries or get-togethers.  Call 1-800-821-6675 or 320-796-5870 for reservations.

Murder Mystery Dinner Fridays at Spicer Castle

September 4th, 2008 by SpicerCastle

Looking for laughter and great food!

Looking for an evening of laughter and great food? We have the answer, a fun evening in our popular interactive murder mystery dinners. We are offering a $30 discount for Friday night Murder Mystery Dinner Packages.

Nature Trails

August 21st, 2008 by SpicerCastle

Enjoy the beautiful scenery and bird watching as you walk or bike along the groomed trails. I enjoy my time on the trails that meander through prairies, rivers and over bridges – it is a great opportunity to relax.


Murder Mysteries

August 21st, 2008 by SpicerCastle

Looking for an evening of fun including wonderful food and lots of laughter? Come to one of our popular interactive murder mystery dinners, which are held every Friday and Saturday night. Learn more at the Murder Mysteries page.