Your hosts are Nancy and Dave Huisenga. If you would like to find out more about our home or the Lanesboro area, please feel free to contact us. We would love to hear from you!
IN GENERAL: May through October single night stays are available Sundays, Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. However, we require a two-night stay if you want to reserve a room on Friday or Saturday - you must book both Friday and Saturday nights together. Book a three-night or longer stay, and receive a 10% discount off your entire reservation. Join us on Fridays May through October for our complimentary Wine and Cheese Reception, held during our 4-6 PM check-in time, to get acquainted with your hosts, the other guests, current dining options/menus, and all that Lanesboro has to offer for activities during your stay with us.
YOUR HOSTESS, NANCY, IS A PUBLISHED AUTHOR! Since publishing her children's picture book, Does a Zebra Know It's Striped? (which is a perfect gift for pre-school age children all the way up to eight years old, presenting a positive self-esteem message in a visually delightful way), her adult non-fiction book, Behind the Door Marked "Private": Confessions of a Small Town Bed and Breakfast Owner, is available for direct sale at the Habberstad House or on Nancy's website at www.nancyhuisenga.com. It is selling like hotcakes as people have found it to be the kind of book they just can't put down, getting the inside story on the move from being a city slicker to owning and operating our Habbersad House B&B in this small tourist town of Lanesboro over 13 years. Get your signed and personalized copy for only $18.99 here at the Habberstad House or using PayPal through Nancy's website. It is also available as in digital format on Amazon Kindle Books. See posted reviews and blog as well, as Nancy continues her journey as B&B owner and author with her own publishing company, Books by Nancy H. Copy the following URL onto your browser to view the YouTube video as Nancy talks about "Private": UCQHOmDsjY9_0Xi7T813bvBg
OUR ROMANCE AND RELAXATION IN LANESBORO PACKAGE is available and includes a 4-chocolate box of Godiva chocolates, a long-stemmed rose in a bud vase, a bottle of red or white wine, and $50.00 towards your fine dining experience at Intermission Restaurant or the Old Village Hall Restaurant in downtown Lanesboro, or QUARTER/quarter Restaurant in neaby Harmony! This special package is available for $110.00, plus 7.375% sales tax. Let us know if you would like this included in your booking. The Habberstad House is the perfect place to celebrate any special occasion, be it a birthday, anniversary, honeymoon, or just a quiet time to reconnect with that special person.
WALK THE DOG! Our lovely French miniature poodle, named Lena (a Norwegian French poodle????) loves people and is thrilled to go for a walk with you! So if you decide to head out for an early morning stroll or roam the streets at any time, feel free to take her with you. She'll help you keep up your pace. She loves it!
COMMONWEAL THEATRE COMPANY - STOP! Don't make your reservations directly with the Commonweal Theatre! Let us do it for you! We are happy to announce that as an actor with the theater, and a donor as well, we have available to us certain benefits. As the result, we pass on to our guests a discount of $5.00 per ticket for non-preview performances, and we will also provide our guests special RESERVED seating! Go to www.commonwealtheatre.org for more information on their 2014 season and then call us at 507-467-3560 (or e-mail us) and ask us to make your reservations for you, to ensure that you get the benefits we have to offer.
WE ARE NOW ON FACEBOOK! Go to Habberstad House on Facebook and click on "Like". Post your comments and photos! Also, please help us out by posting your comments about your stay with us on Trip Advisor and Bed and Breakfast.com. People do read those when choosing a place to stay, right? Just go to the left of this page and read them for yourself!
READY FOR OUR NEXT CHAPTER:After 14 years, we have made the decision that we are ready to list our home for sale.We hope to ultimately find a buyer who wants to continue our stewardship of this wonderful Queen Anne Victorian home here in lovely, historic Lanesboro. We assure our guests that we will continue our tradition of fine service, delicious breakfast, and superb accommodation. For those interested in learning more about the opportunity to buy our home and continue our highly successful B&B business, click on the following link to see photos/virtual tour, and contact our agent, Trina Solano, at Edina Realty:. Habberstad House B&B, Lanesboro, MN.