Churchtown Inn Bed and Breakfast
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The Churchtown Inn is a beautifully restored Victorian mansion built in the mid 1700’s circa. 1735. All our guest rooms have queen beds, private baths, seasonal a/c, and TV. One guest room has a California king bed and three of our rooms can accommodate three guests.
Listed on the National Historic Register, Churchtown Inn, a Lancaster County bed and breakfast, is nestled in the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch Country. Once you've had a chance to delight in the breathtaking views of the surrounding Amish and Mennonite farmland, you'll be greeted by the warm hospitality of your innkeepers, Jim and Chris.
The sound of the Amish buggies clip-clopping outside accompanies you as you are escorted to your historic and thoughtfully appointed guestroom.
Travelers are always looking for memorable and relaxing experiences. Let’s discover more through the words of our innkeepers. Many thanks to Chris & Jim Farr for sharing their own secrets with BBOnline.com! Why do most travelers stay at your inn?
To rest and relax in the peaceful countryside and experience the Amish and Mennonite culture.
What are you best known for? What makes your inn unique? What do you love most about your inn?
Casual elegance coupled with a delicious four course breakfast. It’s on the National Register of Historic Homes and was built in 1735.
If someone has never been to your city, what is the #1 reason to come visit?
To experience the Amish culture without being overrun in the touristy areas of Lancaster County.
What’s the best compliment you have ever received about the inn?
A frequent guest told us that returning here is like returning home.
What’s the best kept secret about the area?
Terrific restaurants that run the gamut from comfort food to haute cuisine.
If a traveler is staying at your inn for 4 nights, what should he/she do in the area?
There are wonderful hiking trails at French Creek State Park, great shopping in the traditional Amish villages of Bird-in-Hand, Intercourse and Smoketown, Broadway quality theatre at the Fulton Opera House, bible based stage shows at Sight and Sound Theatre and music productions/concerts at The American Music Theatre. There are also a wide variety of art and culture venues as well as very good restaurants in the city of Lancaster.
Is there anything within walking distance of your inn?
A lovely antiques barn, a furniture store and a small Mennonite deli and bakery.
What is your favorite restaurant/food in the area?
There are quite a few but Lily’s on Main in Ephrata, Pa. is one of our favorites.
Any good area guides/websites that travelers could reference?
We provide guests with a copy of the Lancaster County tourist guide as well as an eleven page handout that we’ve prepared that outlines things to do in the area.
How many rooms does your inn have?
We have nine guest rooms at the Inn and two nearby cottages.
Do you accept pets?
Pets are welcome in both cottages. We have one room at the Inn for small, crated dogs.
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Awaken to the delicious aroma of freshly brewed coffee. Your morning at our Pennsylvania Dutch Country inn starts in our glass-enclosed garden breakfast room overlooking the scenic rolling farmlands of our Amish and Mennonite neighbors. Indulge in our renowned multi-course breakfast served on Royal Doulton china and savor every bite as you enjoy pleasant conversation with guests visiting from around the world.