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Historic Smithton Inn

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Gilbertsville, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 24 October 2016

My wife and I, along with another couple, stayed at our favorite B&B in Lancaster. Located close to everything we need (breweries, wineries, history, shopping, and the local covered bridges). Rebecca (inn keeper) and her husband are extremely knowledgeable about the area and could not be more friendly. Stay at this B&B and expect to be pampered with outstanding meals,...

3Thank Kevin P
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Very charming and warm B&B! Rebecca is an awesome host, very energetic, delicious breakfast, rooms are clean and great, sheets on the bed are to die for...well done! This was our first time joining the annual Pope Lancaster Beer Tour and we are already anxious for next year! Definitely would recommend this B&B to anyone...give it a try, you will...

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Bernville, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Third year at this charming B&B for our overnight stay for our group that have been together for 40 years. Rebecca is an energetic young woman who runs this B&B with her husband, the bedrooms are beautifully appointed and spotless. The breakfast was delicious, starting with fresh fruit, eggs benedict ,hash brown potatoes , fresh juice, and a wonderful bread....

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Dalton, Georgia
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This was our first visit to this area of Pennsylvania. We chose the Smithton Inn in Ephrata to spend several days recently. We stayed in the Tailor's Cottage. Rebecca couldn't have been nicer, breakfast was AMAZING every morning, and the rooms were clean and very comfortable. Rebecca had a lot of wonderful suggestions for things to do in the area....

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Round Rock, Texas
Reviewed 11 October 2016

My best friend and I got the opportunity to visit Ephrata and the surrounding area and we were fortunate enough to stay at the Historic Smithton Inn. I can attest that not all B&B's are created equal. I got to stay in one of the original rooms, the Red Room and I absolutely loved it! The bed and linens were...

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Oranjestad, Aruba
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We stayed here in July and picked it because of its central location to the areas we wanted to visit. The room was huge for a historic inn. Everything was clean and the bed was super comfortable. One of the best moments during breakfast was when an amish horse and buggy came down the street and had to wait at...

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Maastricht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 7 October 2016

This is a beautiful house and the place is so lovingly looked after by Rebecca, her family and her team. You feel at home from the moment you arrive. We also loved the little bag of goodies for the room or road. Also great tips on places to go and dinner options, Highly recommended.

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Addison, New York
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We have been going to Ephrata PA for the past ten years for the NHRA races. We usually stay at The Hampton Inn which was full so we decided to try something different this year. The Historic Smithton Inn bed & breakfast was a fabulous choice. The owners were so nice and greated us personally to show us around the...

1Thank gizgirlie
Reviewed 30 September 2016

What a wonderful stay my Husband and I had at the Smithton Inn. Rebecca, the Innkeeper and owner , couldn't have been more gracious. The rooms were very cozy and welcoming and were pristine clean. The homemade breakfast including everything under the sun, was fabulous. We were there on business but it certainly didn't feel that way.

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Stony Brook, New York
Reviewed 25 September 2016

My sister, brother-in-law and I recently stayed in the Smithton Guest House, which is right next to the gorgeous historic inn. We were traveling with our small dogs, and delighted to find a spacious fenced in yard for our little guys. The guest house itself is undergoing renovations, but don't let that dissuade you from staying in this charming old...

1Thank mahomama59

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Historic Smithton Inn is a Select Registry property and one of the oldest bed and breakfasts in Lancaster County. The 1763 colonial stone inn boasts 7 guest rooms, all with en-suite baths, working fireplaces, flat screen TV/DVD players, digital alarm clocks and refrigerators. Guest rooms are spacious and blend historic charm with modern comforts. You'll absolutely love our breakfasts! Our location provides you easy access to all the wonderful Lancaster attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Historic Smithton Inn

Address: 900 W Main St, Ephrata, PA 17522-1328
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Lancaster County > Ephrata
Price Range: RM596 - RM799 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Historic Smithton Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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“The Crimson Room is perfect. With a sofa, work space and huge bathroom. The fire place is the icing on the cake.”
 of 5 bubbles bobweitzel, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“of course upstairs! nice bathroom too”
 of 5 bubbles alexisaudet, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Tailor's cottage is the only pet friendly room”
 of 5 bubbles MNDC2012, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Speak to Rebecca. She will guide you as to which suite best suits your needs.”
 of 5 bubbles Nee966, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Tailor's Cottage is very private and roomy”
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 of 5 bubbles lindawM1107TW, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
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