Old Road Guest Home

2501 Old Philadelphia Pike, Smoketown, Pennsylvania 17576
Innkeeper(s): Dave & Gail Buckwalter

Table Of Contents

  • Introduction

    Old Road Guest HomeThe Old Guest Home is located in Smoketown, Pennsylvania, in Lancaster County.

    Innkeepers, David and Gail, welcome you to come enjoy their home. Relax on their porch with friends or family, and watch the horse carriages, planes and rolling farmland.

    The Pennsylvania bed and breakfast offers six guest rooms, each with a private bath. Amenities such as cable TV, wireless high speed internet and air conditioning are provided for convenience and comfort.

  • Insider's Info

    Travelers are always looking for memorable and relaxing experiences. Let’s discover more through the words of our innkeepers. Many thanks to Dave and Gail Buckwalter for sharing their own secrets with BBOnline.com!
    Why do most travelers stay at your inn?

    Convenient location, cleanliness, personal attention, beautiful perennial gardens, located close to shopping and Amish community. 

    What are you best known for? 

    Friendly, personal attention to the needs of our guests. 

    What makes your inn unique?

    Sitting among our perennial gardens and listening to the horse and carriages pass.

    What do you love most about your inn?

    The opportunities that we have to meet wonderful people from all over the world.

    If someone has never been to your city, what is the #1 reason to come visit?

    Experience the history and culture of the area. 

    What’s the best compliment you have ever received about the inn?

    It’s best to hear it from our guests – please see tripadvisor.com. 

    What’s the best kept secret about the area?

    The quiet, slower pace of the Lancaster area. 

    If a traveler is staying at your inn for 4 nights, what should he/she do in the area?

    Guided tour in your car leaving from our home, New Millennium Theater, American Music Theater, dinner in Amish home, museums, relax in enjoy the peacefulness of our property. 

    Is there anything within walking distance of your inn?

    Bird-in-Hand village (shops, farmers market) – 1 mile, outlet shopping – 1 mile, Amish farms – 1/4 mile 

    What is your favorite restaurant/food in the area?

    Deiners Restaurant is great for local cuisine reasonably priced. Historic Revere Tavern for finer dining. 

    Any good area guides/websites that travelers could reference?

    Our website has links to many local attractions. http://www.oldroadguesthome.com/

    How many rooms does your inn have?


    Do you accept pets?

    We do not accept pets. However, Smoketown Veterinary Hospital is located next door and they have kennel facilities. 

  • Garden

    David and Gail have a great passion for gardening. These are a few photos that capture the work of their green thumbs. To see more of their garden, visit the Old Road Guest Home photo gallery on their website.

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