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3690 River Road, Lumberville, PA 18933
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1740 House
Ranked #1 of 2 Lumberville B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Levittown, Pennsylvania, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed with my husband overnight for Valentine's Day. We were booked in room number 7, which was a large room with a king sized bed. It was a very cold day and the heat hadn't been raised in our room prior to our arrival, however they provided us with a space heater which warmed the room quickly. We had reserved... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just came back from a three day stay. Historic charm and modern comfort. Friendly and attentive staff. Beautiful view over the Delaware River. On the day that the temperatures got down to 7° and overwhelm the heating system, the staff was prompt to provide excellent space heaters which quickly made things comfortable.

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Innkeeper L, Manager at 1740 House, responded to this review

Richard P, thank you very much for the positive review and for staying at the 1740 House. We're so pleased that our staff made the weekend enjoyable. We do apologize for the issues with the heat, and hope it did not cause too much discomfort. Thank you very much for being so understanding about the difficulty of trying to keep... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

I surprised my wife with a weekend getaway. She is pregnant, and due Feb. 2nd, so I wanted to take her to a relaxing place before the big day. We are familiar with the area. We come up to the the New Hope and Lambertville area quite often, but staying at the 1740 House fore the weekend has now made... More 

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Mineral, VA
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52 reviews 52 reviews
18 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We first stayed at the 1740 for Thanksgiving in 1984 and have been back more than 20 times since. After the death of the founder and inn keeper, we drifted away as the property went through a number of changes and upgrades. Came back this Thanksgiving hoping to recapture the magic we had come to love. it's better than ever...... More 

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Richard L, Innkeeper at 1740 House, responded to this review

Dear BShaeff, Thank You for the wonderful compliments regarding 1740 House. This year we have witnessed many guest from years gone by, returning and sharing experiences of previous stays. We are very pleased to here how our returning guest love the current style of breakfast and the club as honorary members. There are many choices to stay at when visiting... More 

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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I chose the 1740 House as "Base Camp" for a business trip to Bucks County with two of my colleagues. Our rooms were clean, well appointed and the views of the river, walking bridge and canal were lovely. The Inn Keepers, Richard and his wife, were helpful settling us into our rooms, giving directions and recommending restaurants for lunches and... More 

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Richard L, Innkeeper at 1740 House, responded to this review

Dear Nyfoody, Thank You for staying with us on your recent business trip. Many people only think of bed and breakfast for weekend retreats and visiting beautiful country sides like the Bucks county area. I will extend the compliments regarding the cleanliness of the rooms to Tricia, Emily and Miriam. Tammy and I,along with the other innkeeping staff members are... More 

Quakertown, Pennsylvania
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Had our wedding here beginning of October and cannot give the 1740 House enough stars!  It was best venue we could have asked for!  We had small wedding with about 25 guests and this place was the perfect size.  Scenery was beautiful with the leaves just starting to change. Loved the rustic feel of the property and the view of... More 

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Richard L, Innkeeper at 1740 House, responded to this review

Dear Kelly N, Thank You for sharing letting us share in your special day. Rob and you were the true stars on your wedding day. The staff and beautiful surroundings of 1740 House just complimented a wonderful event that happened at the 1740 House. I have shared you compliments with Tim and the other staff members involved as we all... More 

San Francisco, California
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63 reviews 63 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We spent a couple of nights here while we visited for a wedding in late October. It was a gorgeous fall weekend: crisp at times, with the leaves changing color and falling. The 1740 House has an amazing location right along the Delaware River, and the bedroom doors open onto a walkway/patio area that overlooks the river. You're not really... More 

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Richard L, Innkeeper at 1740 House, responded to this review

Dear Matt C, Thank you for sharing your visit to the 1740 House. I am sure your observations will assist fellow Tripadvisor members in selecting the right accommodations when staying in the New Hope Area. Cheers Richard Lobach Innkeeper More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We had the pleasure of staying at this wonderful bed & breakfast this past weekend. It was SO beautiful, comfortable & unforgettable. We stayed in room 6, huge with a beautiful view of the river & fall foilage:) My parents stayed in room 11. It was there first b&b experience they loved it! Richard & Tammy were SO hospitable &... More 

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Richard L, Innkeeper at 1740 House, responded to this review

Dear Joannal G, Thank you for sharing your 1740 House Experience on Tripadvisor. It is a great time of year to snuggle up with that someone special either by the fireplace in the main house or outside by the fire pit. The bartender you mentioned was Debbie that weekend and she always makes everyone feel special. Tammy always enjoys hearing... More 

Florida
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We were in the area for a wedding and booked into the 1740 House. This place is wonderful with real character. I'd call it a large and somewhat rustic B&B. Richard, the GM, greeted us and walked us to our room. We had chosen a Junior Suite because we were sure family and friends coming to the wedding would stop... More 

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Rlobach, Innkeeper at 1740 House, responded to this review

Dear AKHB, I am pleased to hear you got to enjoy the entire inn and interact with the staff while attending a wedding in the area. As with many of the Tripadvisor post I like to name the staff members our guest came in contact with by name. Deb and Megan do a great job in the bar. The pub... More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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97 reviews 97 reviews
64 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

We stayed one night, and unfortunately had to leave early the next morning. So we didn't get to enjoy the breakfast we've read so much about. But the staff were nice enough to prepare a small plate of cake and fruit, along with coffee and tea, for us to have before we checked out. The view from our porch was... More 

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Richard L, Innkeeper at 1740 House, responded to this review

Thank You your great comments about the 1740 House and the team that works here. The leaves are peaking currently and the views from both inside (the rooms) and outside (the terrace and balcony areas) are spectacular. I am pleased we could offer a little something to eat prior to your departure. We never want our guest to leave on... More 

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Additional Information about 1740 House

Address: 3690 River Road, Lumberville, PA 18933
Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Lumberville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 24
Also Known As:
1740 House Hotel Lumberville

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