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Planning a reunion can be tricky: you’ve got to find space and activities for a wide range of people, all without breaking the bank. Here are six great reasons to host your next reunion in West Bend.

Lodging options

West Bend is home to a mix of hotels and motels, bed and breakfasts, many with different sizes suites, indoor pools, Wi-Fi, free breakfasts and more. Visitors will find plenty of options, based on the mix of people and the size of group, to accommodate everyone.

Affordable lodging

Room rates in West Bend are, on average, a budget-friendly $100 to $150 a night, and many come with extra space and helpful amenities.

Conveniently located

If your guests are coming from a long way away, a location near a major airport is a must. West Bend is just a quick 45-minute drive from General Mitchell International Airport in Milwaukee. Your guests won’t have to spend hours driving after a long day in the air.

Fun for everyone

Not only is West Bend beautiful, nestled near the Kettle Moraine State Forest and up against the Milwaukee River, but there’s also plenty to do – for all ages. For outdoors’ lovers, there’s no shortage of scenic trails great for biking and hiking. There’s also golfing, paddling and 1,400 geocaches in a 10-mile area to find. There are charming and unique stores throughout the downtown to explore. For the indoor crowd, you’ll find a bowling alley and two museums, including the stunning Museum of Wisconsin Art. Animal lovers will enjoy birdwatching around the city, especially in the Lac Lawrann Conservancy, or just a leisurely stroll through the Shalom Wildlife Zoo.

Delicious dining

West Bend has plenty of delicious restaurants offering private rooms to accommodate large groups. West Bend Tap + Tavern, Timmer’s Resort and the Riverside Brewery & Restaurant are just a few of the city’s offerings.

Places to explore

West Bend has no shortage of fun places to explore. Visit the charming downtown, full of fun shops, tasty treats and great scenery, perfect for exploring when your guests need a little space and time for themselves.

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