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Historic Smithton Inn

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   900 W. Main Street, Ephrata, PA 17522
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Ranked #3 of 9 Ephrata B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Baltimore, Maryland
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved our stay at this B&B. Beautiful room and home. Felt very relaxed throughout our stay. The food was amazing and plentiful. Rebecca and Dave were very friendly and easy to talk to. Lucky dog was a great breakfast companion with awesome manners. Would highly recommend to family and friends. Can't wait to return.

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Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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3 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

1763, that’s right, older than the U.S., but the Historic Smithton Inn wears its history graciously. A group of eight, we occupied four of inn’s five separate guest rooms for two pleasant nights. My first impression was that the building’s clean bare surfaces were somewhat stern. But I quickly was impressed by how comfortable everything proved to be. The vote... More

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Jacksonville, Florida
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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently stayed at the Smithton Inn in Ephrata, PA. It was a delightful experience. The inn is centrally located in Lancaster Co with many historical sites in the area. Our innkeepers were available for questions about the area and dining options for the evening. They asked and actually paid attention to dietary needs (vegetarian). Our room, the tailors cottage... More

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Canton, Texas
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This was my cousins and I once in a lifetime trip, and the Smithton Inn completed it wonderfully,it was clean, comfortable,the best breakfast and so welcoming.Rebecka the Inn keeper was great. can't wait to come again. Maureen and Pat from Texas

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New Jersey
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

We just spent two delightful nights in the chocolate room of this wonderful inn. The owners, especially Rebecca are very cordial and helpful. Very rarely do I find someone who understands what "vegetarian" means, so I was happy (delighted rather) to find a host who exactly understood what my dietary needs were. I was travelling with my parents, and Rebecca... More

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Lexington, Massachusetts
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

The Inn is absolutely beautiful. We were traveling with our dog, and this wonderful place is dog friendly. It has one room set aside for dogs, as it has its own entrance, so we grabbed it. What a pleasant surprise to find an entire apartment. It was adorable. Two floors with a lovely living room, kitchen, screened porch on the... More

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Hamburg, New York
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We just spent a couple delightful nights at the Historic Smithton Inn (1763) in Ephrata Pa. The accomodations were clean spacious and comfortable . Our Innkeper host Rebecca was cordial very well informed about the surrounds and provided a spectacular breakfast both days we were there . The decor of the inn was in keeping with the age of the... More

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Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

My fiancé and I stayed here for a weekend and it was an excellent experience!!! Cleanliness, friendly, great breakfast, and hospitality!!!!! Will definitely go back! Lucky the dog was an added bonus!!

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Vienna, Virginia
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

I spent the past 4th of July weekend with my family(wife and a 6 year old son) in the Smithon Inn in Ephrata. We had very relaxing time in this historic yet beautifully restored and conveniently located inn. All rooms seem to have colored theme and ours was the "Red Room". The inn itself had a personal feeling of being... More

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Grass Valley, California
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

My wife and I had a very enjoyable few days at the Smithton Inn. Rebecca was awesome in helping us figure out things to do while we were there. The breakfast every morning was superb made from local ingredients. I would definitely stay there again. Thanks so much and look forward to seeing you again.

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Address: 900 W. Main Street, Ephrata, PA 17522
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Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Lancaster County > Ephrata
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Hotel Class:3 star — Historic Smithton Inn 3*
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