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New York City
Reviewed August 12, 2014

My husband and I spent my birthday weekend here in early May. Beautiful house (exquisite antiques), lovely innkeeper (knowledgeable, charming), and a perfect location (convenient but quiet). Hard to imagine a better place to stay to explore this rewarding part of the country. It is too bad that the property is for sale because we would love to return here!

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1Thank CarrieRNewYorkCity
Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed May 24, 2014

The Harlan Log House is run by Beverly, a very friendly woman of a certain age who, unfortunately, has the property on the market. The guest part of the house dates to the 1720s. There are 1-2 rooms on the ground floor (I didn't investigate), two bedrooms and a sitting room on the second and one on the third. The...

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2Thank Randy H
Berlin, New Jersey, United States
Reviewed November 12, 2012

My girlfriend and I were looking for a getaway, and we found it. beautiful house, beautiful grounds.. Beverly, the innkeeper was outstanding, everything about our stay there was wonderful.We will go back many times...... The house is historic,and decorated with beautiful antiques, fireplace in bedroom and sitting room, both rooms are beautiful.... breakfast was amazing both days,and sitting with Beverly...

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6Thank Michael S
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed November 8, 2012

We spent a wonderful weekend here for our anniversary. The home is historic and decorated with lovely antiques. Also it was very clean. We had a bedroom and a sitting room all to ourselves. We had a fire in the fireplace and spent long hours relaxing and reading. The grounds are lovely too. A very quiet neighborhood, peaceful to sit...

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3Thank Catherine H
Reviewed October 1, 2012

We spent one night here while visiting Longwood Gardens and the Hagley Museum, but it is also convenient to visit other spots in the Brandywine Valley. The old home is in a lovely quiet area, and it is steeped in history. The rooms are full of beautiful antiques and the bedrooms are delightful. We were treated to a very tasty...

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2Thank Mel B
Pennsylvania
Reviewed September 22, 2012

This is a really cool old house - I loved our first floor bedroom as well as the common areas. The pictures available on the web don't actually do it justice. It is a little like staying in an old house museum, but at the same time it is very comfortable, not fussy or cluttered. The bed was supremely comfortable,...

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2Thank Elyn
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed June 26, 2012

Really nice inn keeper but but the overall impression is that updates to the house itself are required. In any case, you are going to love the garden area!

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2Thank MaxTravelling12345
Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed May 7, 2011

My sister and I stayed two nights and were given separate rooms with a shared bath and sitting room. Rooms were very clean and the beds were very comfortable. There was no road noise which was a big plus in our opinion. The breakfast was included and delicious. Our hostess provided tea upon our arrival. She was friendly and knowledgeable...

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
Reviewed December 7, 2008

The main focus of our trip was to visit Longwood Gardens for their Christmas display. The Harlan Log House was very convenient and Beverly was a gracious hostess. She respected our privacy but at the same time spent a nice amount of time with us during our delicious breakfast the following morning. The historic log house is very rustic and...

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Washington, DC
Reviewed November 10, 2008

The Harlan Log House is a lovely bed and breakfast. It's a very small property and the grounds are immaculate down to the koi pond. Beverly was positively gracious and has taken very good care of the property. The rooms are quaint and clean. The bed is extremely comfortable. No noise can be heard from the outside and it truly...

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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Public Wifi

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Address: 205 S Fairville Rd, Chadds Ford, PA 19317-9438
Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Chadds Ford
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Wheelchair access
Number of rooms: 4
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“One bed on the 2nd floor is firm and the other mushy. Both are pretty canopy beds. Shower water takes a long time to get hot.”
 of 5 bubbles RandyH703, May 24, 2014 | Read review
“All rooms are beautiful”
 of 5 bubbles 347MichaelS347, Nov 12, 2012 | Read review
“We enjoyed the suite on the first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles catherineh456, Nov 8, 2012 | Read review
“The rooms on the second floor are the best decorated.”
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“call well in advance.”
 of 5 bubbles jcw1985, May 7, 2011 | Read review
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