To secure your reservation, a 50% deposit is charged to your credit card (or a minimum of one night’s lodging when we make an exception of a one night stay during our quiet season).

Room Rates and Stay Minimums

Our rates are based on a double occupancy. An additional $20 fee per day, per person will be charged beyond two people. Rates do not include tax. Second Wind has a two-night minimum stay on weekends and all nights from June – October, and a three night minimum on event weekends, Memorial Day Weekend and Labor Day Weekend.

Flexible Cancellation

With a 10 day notice your deposit is refundable – less a $50 administration fee – or you may transfer the entire deposit to a voucher toward a future stay. Vouchers are valid for two years. Event and Holiday weekends require full payment, 21 days in advance.


Well-behaved children, age 10 and over are welcome. Children are also welcome when the entire inn is rented to your group or family. In our quiet season from November – May , we consider children as guests (with parents of course), please call us directly to inquire.


Touch-free Check-in anytime after 3PM. Check-out 11AM. Please call for arrangements of arrivals after 9PM.

Second Wind offers Pet Free/Fragrance Free/100% Smoke/Flame-Free Environment

Both indoors and out: this includes CANDLES or E-CIGARETTES


A limited wireless internet connection is available, but not guaranteed. It usually works well for email and browsing, but can get overloaded at times in streaming movies.


Our goal is to provide a wonderful experience in the desirable location of Ashland, WI. We have built our site with ADA compliance in mind and have utilized available tools such as achecker.ca and Google Chrome’s ADA compatibility diagnostic tools. Please be aware that our efforts are ongoing.  If you have difficulty navigating our website or booking a room at our inn, we ask you to contact us via telephone or email and our helpful staff will be happy to assist you.

30475 Carlson Road
Ashland, WI 54806

Owners:  Kelly & Mark Illick

We work very hard to provide an easy-to-use online experience for all guests. We believeall of our website visitors should be able to easily research online on https://secondwindcountryinn.com regardless of device type and whether an individual requires assistive technology.  Our hotel website allows visitors to search for accessibility featured guest rooms with ease and details our property’s accessibility features here.  If you have any questions or would like to report any issues related to the accessibility features of our property’s website, please contact us at catchyourbreath@secondwindcountryinn.com

The Inn Website Accessibility Features

This website for Second Wind Country Inn is designed to be fully accessible to all and is designed according to W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 and conforms to most priority checkpoints which entail some of the following elements:

Navigation Shortcuts

Our inn’s website can be navigated by using the tab key to traverse the elements of each page and by using the enter key to activate a highlighted link.

Structured, Semantic Markup HTML

heading tags are used to convey the document structure. Navigation menus are tagged as HTML maps so that the menu title can be read out, and the menu items are presented as a group.

Images Visibility

All content images include descriptive ALT attributes and all purely decorative graphics include null ALT attributes.

Standards Compliance

The site is designed to conform to Level AA compliance as specified by the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines. All pages validate as XHTML 1.0 and use structured semantic markup.

The Inn Accessibility Features

We have one room that is accessible. (The Bear Den)

  • Handrails near toilet & bathtub
  • Widened doors to accommodate a wheelchair
  • Ground Floor

Accessibility References

Browser Help

Optimize the way you view your web browser. If you have difficulty in reading our website on your screen, you may be able to change the settings on your browser to help you improve readability and visibility of each webpage:

Learn about the Accessibility features of these major Internet Browsers below: