The Ellmann House

Welcome to the Ellmann House, Door County's premier home rental for the visitor looking for something special. The house is located in the historical district of Fish Creek in the heart of Door County, Wisconsin. The Ellmann House is a Four Bedroom Home with a magnificent Porch wrapping around three sides of the house offering a wonderful vacation. Contact Us.
The Ellmann House

The Ellmann House

House History

The Ellmann House was built in 1892 of materials shipped by steam ship and then hauled by hand to its hill side building site overlooking the village. The house was the summer home of Clarence Darrow for five years.

Fish Creek, Wisconsin

Fish Creek, Wisconsin

Relaxation or?

You can walk nearly anywhere in Fish Creek from the Ellmann House for shopping, art galleries, restaurants, the beach, Sunset Point, historical architecture, the town docks and more.

Door County, WI

Door County, WI

Midwest Cape Cod

Door County offers summer stock theaters, art studios and galleries, many parks and recreation of all kinds. In Door County find boating, golfing, hiking, tours and all kinds of fun!

Ellman House Testimonials

Nothing describes the experience of The Ellmann House like the testimonials from former residents of the house. See the testimonials below and more on the Ellmann House Testimonials page.


The Ellmann House served as a comfy, relaxing home us. What a wonderful time in Fish Creek shared with friends. Hope to return some day.
Sarah P. · 9/12/2018



Thank you again for a great week in Fish Creek at the Ellmann House. Made memories with my grandchildren and all the family. Just so peaceful at the Ellmann House.
Nancy S. · 8/4/2018


Bicycle Group

Super cool historic house in Fish Creek. Steven was a great host and was both welcoming and informative. Awesome value in a really cool area.
Brady · 9/1/2018

Great Location, Great House!

You can't go wrong renting the historic Ellmann House. Central location, easy walking to the best of Fish Creek, easy drive anywhere in the County from the Ellmann House