The Sayre Mansion

250 Wyandotte Street, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18015
Innkeeper(s): Carrie Ohlandt
  • Sayre Mansion offers all the amenities of a hotel with a blend of elegance and corporate services.

    Sayre Mansion offers all the amenities of a hotel with a blend of elegance and corporate services.

  • Our Conservatory Room

    Our Conservatory Room

  • Room 20

    Room 20

  • Room 26

    Room 26

  • Introduction

    Welcome to the Sayre Mansion

    Step out of the ordinary and into the gracious hospitality and  distinctive lodging of the Sayre Mansion, circa 1858. We're Bethlehem, Pennsylvania's favorite boutique hotel offering luxurious accommodations, historic charm and refined services for individual travelers and select groups.

    Whether your visit to the Lehigh Valley is for business, pleasure or a romantic escape, you will love the Sayre Mansion's meticulously restored guest suites and rooms all with private baths, daily complimentary Innkeeper's breakfast, free WIFI and our prime Bethlehem location.

    The Sayre Mansion is footsteps from Lehigh University, St. Luke's Hospital, the Steel Stacks Performing Arts Center, great shops, galleries and the excitement of the Sands Casino. Plus, we are close to many corporate headquarters, Lehigh Valley Airport and the areas best restaurants.

    With its proximity to Allentown and its location in historic downtown Bethlehem, Sayre Mansion is the business traveler’s best friend. Its sprawling, groomed lawns and elegant surroundings also make it the most lovely of Bethlehem wedding and event locations. This boutique Bethlehem hotel is five minutes from the Lehigh Valley International Airport and less than ninety minutes from New York City, Philadelphia and The Pocono Mountains.

  • Guest Information

    Carriage House Suites

    The recently refurbished Carriage House has a varied history and features architectural elements as unique as the main house. The spacious suites retain the historical ambiance and "living quarter" feel of the original building. Each suite offers original hardwood floors, free WiFi, telephone with voice mail, hair dryers, bathrobes, iron, ironing board, refrigerators and coffee makers. All Carriage House suites also feature feather beds, feather pillows and comforters, and deluxe triple sheeting. Click here to read about the history and our renovation.

    Main House

    Sayre Mansion Inn offers all the amenities of a modern hotel with a blend of old-world elegance and full corporate services (email the innkeeper for corporate rate information). Each beautifully restored room is unique in design and appearance, but all come with a full, hearty breakfast and the gracious attention of the Sayre Mansion Inn staff. All rooms feature air conditioning, private baths, telephones, wireless Internet access, hair dryers, and cable television. For more details on each room, click on the photos below.

  • Weddings at Sayre Mansion

    A wedding reception at the Sayre Mansion Inn is a breathtakingly beautiful occasion. The Inn sits on two acres of picturesque grounds adorned with century old trees, which provide a unparalleled setting for your special day. Our dedicated staff will assist you with all the details, such as florists, musicians, photographers (and more) to suit your needs.

    Guest Size

    Between April and October, weddings can accommodate up to 150 guests incorporating the use of our parlors, porch and the patio, which adjoins an elegant 30' x 60' tent to the mansion. Throughout the year, we are equally well suited for smaller intimate gatherings using the interior of the mansion.

    Outdoor Tent

    The 30'x 60' tent can seat up to 150 guests with space for a dance floor and entertainment. It has protective sidewalls with arched windows allowing your guests to relax and enjoy the elegant ambiance of a tented affair even if the weather is inclement. (If the need arises, heating or air conditioning is available for the tent at an additional cost.)


    A wedding reception at The Sayre Mansion is a five hour affair. The grounds are also available at no additional charge for the wedding ceremony.

    Food & Beverage

    The Sayre Mansion offers full onsite catering and all the service details to customize a unique event for you. We do not have a liquor license but do allow you to furnish your own wine and spirits for events at The Sayre Mansion.

    Overnight Lodging

    Twenty-one guest rooms complete with private bath, telephone, and air conditioning are available for you to house your overnight guests. Your family and friends will welcome the opportunity to enjoy a "home away from home" experience while attending your wedding. When you choose a date at the inn for your wedding we put a hold on the available guest rooms with a credit card guarantee. We strongly recommend using all of our rooms to insure the privacy of your event.

    Mansion for a Day

    Have the mansion and grounds to yourselves when you reserve all 21 overnight guestrooms. We will guarantee you uninterrupted seclusion throughout your stay. You will have exclusive use of the mansion from 3 pm until noon of the following day, with our entire staff at your beck and call around the clock.

    Additional Gatherings

    We offer two packaged parties — "just desserts" and wine and cheese — which are perfect for bridal showers, bridesmaid get-togethers, and pre-wedding gatherings of any kind!

    Please visit our website for details!