Tuscan Villa "Before & After" Pictures
If you haven't changed your decor in a while, then you need to ask yourself a couple questions...Does your room still nurture you? Or would you choose these colors and furnishing today? If you answer no to either of these questions, then it's time to redecorate your room and I can make it easy for you.
Southern Mansion "Before & After" Pictures
Cheri, the owner and designer of Prairieside Suites Luxury Bed & Breakfast is an interior designer who loves the timelessness of traditional decorating. The Southern Mansion was designed by her to be very traditional and therefore stood the test of time. See our "Before and After" pictures of our transformation...
English Cottage "Before & After" Pictures
At Prairieside Suites we are continually evaluating our rooms, decor and guest amenities. We care about your comfort, implement your suggestions and are dedicated to keeping our rooms current, fresh and a joy for you to relax in. See our changes over time...
In Love and In Business After 30+ Years!
What do a fully renovated 1920s Dutch colonial home, a certified kitchen and bath designer, and a licensed builder have in common? Put them together and they add up to the luxurious Prairieside Suites, an award winning west Michigan bed and breakfast.
Prairieside Suites: A High Tech Bed & Breakfast
Is there really such a thing as a “High Tech” bed and breakfast? Mmmm . . . “high tech” AND “bed & breakfast” do they really go together?Prairieside Suites Luxury Bed & Breakfast, in Grandville, Michigan is an 11 time award winning B&B that is delighting both veteran and first time B&B goers
Top 5 Myths About Staying at a Bed & Breakfast
Travelers were asked by the California Association of Bed & Breakfast Inns if they had ever stayed at a bed and breakfast, some of their answers led to the discovery of interesting myths surrounding B&Bs.
Innkeepers Tell Their Story
Hi this is Cheri Antozak, designer, owner & innkeeper at Prairieside Suites, an award winning, Luxury Bed and Breakfast near Grand Rapids, MI. I am often asked by guests about how I became an Innkeeper, so I am going to share my story.
I have been a designer & remodeling contractor since 1986. I love creating intelligent designs that function beautifully. I am the designer and Innkeeper at “Prairieside Suites” a romantic bed and breakfast near Grand Rapids, MI featuring luxury whirlpool and fireplace suites.
B&B Ambiance Appeals to Large Number of Travelers
Hi this is Cheri Antozak, designer, owner & innkeeper at Prairieside Suites, an award winning, Luxury Bed and Breakfast near Grand Rapids, MI. I was excited to read this Trends Report about how American travelers are falling in love with our romantic B&B experience.
Designer Couple Creates Homespun Showroom
All across America, the trend toward working at home continues to gain steam. Here in downtown Grandville, Cheri and Paul Antozak have taken the idea to a new level, building both their lives and their businesses around the concept, to considerable success.
Paul Plays Hookie to Catch a Ride in Warm Weather!
Luxury Bed & Breakfast Prairieside Suites owner Paul Antozak shows us that playing hookie is for adults too! Bed and Breakfast visitors who see him around are sometimes treated to private tours of his garage and the "guy stuff" – he enjoys that!
English Cottage is Getting an Extra-Deep Jacuzzi
A new project is underway, just in time for Valentine's Day booking! Who doesn't love the luxury of an extra-deep 2 person Jacuzzi tub?
Week 1/Day 3 Paul Shows Us His New Ceiling Beam!
Luxury Bed & Breakfast Prairieside Suites in Grandville, Michigan, is in construction on the newest suite – the Santa Barbara Beach House! Paul talks about what he's working on with a special sneak peek of the suite's construction.
The Making of the Santa Barbara Beach House
Paul and Carl (guest craftsman) show us what they're working on in this special sneak peak of the remodel for the NEW Santa Barbara Beach House suite. Follow the progress in this video!
Sneak Peak of the New Santa Barbara Beach House
Luxury Bed & Breakfast Prairieside Suites in Grandville, Michigan, is in construction on the newest suite – the Santa Barbara Beach House! Watch as Paul describes what he's working on now with this special sneak peek of the suite's construction.
Kitchen Clean Up!
The big Thanksgiving feast is done and we are now quickly approaching Christmas. I am certain you are plenty busy but what a great time to get down to the nitty gritty in your kitchen. Clean it, organize it, make it sparkle for your house guests!
Shoes and Purses!
One can never have too many purses or shoes. But an abundance of shoes and purses can also be overwhelming if not stored properly. I want to share my solution to this problem with you so that you can enjoy your accessories as much as I do mine!
Do You Have A Messy Desk?
Do you love a clean desk but seldom have one? Setting up an easy to use organizational environment where everything has a place and is in its place is "the key" to managing papers. This way you know exactly where to put every item you touch AND you can make a practice of touching every item ONLY once!
How Eggs Are Made at Prairieside Suites Luxury B&B
At "Prairieside Suites Luxury Bed and Breakfast" a guest recently asked how we get our eggs to come out so fluffy and light. One of our excellent cooks (we call them our "Domestic Goddesses") shared my secrets with all of our guests who were enjoying their breakfasts that morning.
A Beautiful Small Wedding Ceremony!
The wedding couple spent a romantic evening in our "Southern Mansion Suite" and said they loved the deep over sized jacuzzi for two. They married on New Years Day so what an amazing way to start out the new year!
Centerpiece Floral Arranging
One of my favorite things is to take a walk in my gardens and imagine the floral arrangement I can make for our guests to enjoy at the breakfast table. Seasonal changes provide exceptional opportunities to create new floral combinations.
Prairieside Suites' Homemade Hot Cocoa
Prairieside Suites Luxury Bed and Breakfast may be known for our fantastically romantic guest suites and our gourmet candle light breakfasts, but the great tasting food doesn't stop there! Often in the afternoon, we bake cookies or you can find Cindy in the kitchen mixing up a huge bowl of our homemade Hot Cocoa. Recipe after the link!
Veterans Stay Free at B&B’s Across the U.S
Prairieside was honored to be a part of the Inns for Vets program this year! It was a delight to read the stories sent in and we had participation from two local businesses. Season's Floral adorned each guest suite with a beautiful red, white, and blue bouquet [pictured] and Gordon Food Service donated all the food for our welcome reception.
Veteran’s Giveaway Winners
Press Release: October 27, 2010 Prairieside Suites Luxury B&B has awarded all five of their luxury guest suites to veterans for a FREE stay on November 10.
Why Cheri Loves Her Guests
It's always our pleasure to be a part of so many Birthdays, Anniversaries, Honeymoons, Babymoons and many special moments that our guests celebrate while they stay with us. Every so often I'm delighted to receive a surprise "Thank you" note after a guest returns home after staying with us. I recently received a reservation from a guest who will be staying here for his fourth year in a row.
Colors Are Changing!
It is getting cooler outside and the colors are changing! There is plenty of warmth here at Prairieside Suites, however, and lots of color still in the gardens!
Grand Haven Light House
A Perfect Spring through Fall Get Away…Imagine waking up in a king size bed at, the award winning, Prairieside Suites. A Luxury Michigan Bed and Breakfast.
A Charming Couple Karl and Marie
Karl and Marie have been adopted by the Prairieside staff as relatives to all of us BECAUSE they come and visit us for their birthdays and anniversary whenever possible. They are very special for so many reasons! Number one…what can you say about a couple who's anniversary is on the 4th of July?