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Here at the Albany House, we take pride in helping our guests have the best experience possible. In addition to the comfort and style of both the B&B and River Cottage, you can enhance your visit with any of the following opportunities.  For more details call us at 608-862-3636.
Friday Night Fish Fry
Traveling in to Albany on a Friday, many of our guests are looking for a convenient place for dinner.  These three restaurants offer the traditional fish fry along with many other selections.
          Harpo's - On Route 11 thee miles west of Janesville.
          Gabriella's - In Albany, just around the corner from Water Street
          Damn Near Home Bar - In Albany on Water Street

For other options call us at 608-862-3636 or check out

Dining near Albany House Bed and Breakfast

Bicycle ToursBack to Top

Green County is perfect for an on-road or bike trail experience with two bike trails and miles of country roads.

Albany House is located with easy access to the Sugar River Trail.  It then links up with the Badger State Trail. Together they provide over 63 miles of groomed riding trails and easy access to the villages of New Glarus, Monroe, Monticello, and Brodhead.
Albany House offers inside bike storage, trail maps, passes, and "walk to" restaurants.
Weekend Bike Tours
Albany House is partnering with Wisconsin Weekend Bike Tours to offer guided, fully supported tours of Green County. Stay at Albany House and cycle on beautiful back roads and along the Sugar River Trail, all while enjoying fantastic activities including:
- An afternoon tubing down the Sugar River
- Craft beer tours
- Tour of Decatur Dairy
- Visit to an Amish bakery

Bicycle Package at Albany House Bed and Breakfast

GroupsBack to Top

Family Reunions, Craft Weekends, UWM Events

Albany House with River Cottage is perfect for groups of from eight to twenty. We will work with you to create a customized event including:

  • Flexible breakfast arrangements.
  • Free use of classroom for craft groups.
  • Afternoon cheese tasting. Sample some of Green County’s finest artisan cheeses.
  • Gas grills available for cookouts.

Group Package at Albany House Bed and Breakfast

Artist WorkshopsBack to Top

Artist Workshops with Deborah Meyer at Albany house start on Tuesday at 1:00 PM and end on Thursdays at 12:00 PM.

A special rate of $85 per night for workshop artists ($170 for two nights plus tax) is available. Instructional fees for all workshops are $125 per artist. Visit our Artist Workshops page for more information.
Artist Workshops at Albany House Bed and Breakfast

The Classroom at Albany HouseBack to Top

Want to organize your own crafting or quilting event?  Our classroom is available to guests of Albany House or River Cottage at no additional charge.  The facility is available from May through September.  Features include air conditioning, excellent lighting, and plenty of electricity.  Work tables and seating are provided.

Extended stays at Albany House Bed and Breakfast