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Reviewed November 8, 2016

Took my wife on a little surprise weekend getaway! Cathy was very accommodating and welcomed us. Paul is a great guy to visit with, just over all a truly nice time. Lit a fire by the river, jumped into the jacuzzi at night, great breakfast in the morning! Awesome place.

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Cathy K, Owner at Barnard House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We strive to create a space where you feel at home. Come back soon🌻

Erie, Pennsylvania
Reviewed November 7, 2016

The Barnard House B&B was the perfect overnight stay for our cycling tour weekend. Cathy and Paul were wonderful hosts and even allowed us to check in early. Breakfast was absolutely delicious and the amenities were wonderful. It was great to chat with them and get some helpful information on the area and the bike trail. We spent quite a...

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Cathy K, Owner at Barnard House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Time along the river is precious. Thank you for visiting☺️Come back soon🌻

Greater Cincinnati
Reviewed October 29, 2016

Wonderful retreat from rapid pace work environment. Close to multiple points of interest, festivals nearby, historical sites, parks, and nature. The view of the river was beautiful and breakfast was gourmet. Everything - yet private.

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Cathy K, Owner at Barnard House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Our breakfast are our way of sharing all our valley has to offer. Great local foods! Thanks for your kind words. We will welcome you with open arms❤️

West Milford, New Jersey
Reviewed October 29, 2016

We stayed at the Barnard House B&B on our way home from our son's house in Michigan. It is about half way between our house and his. We often look down from the I-80 bridge over the Allegheny River and see the little town of Emlenton. This time we decided to stay and look around some more. The town itself...

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Cathy K, Owner at Barnard House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

The time spent along the river is precious- thank you for finding our valley and being our guest❤️

Minneapolis
Reviewed October 25, 2016

We loved this B and B. The house was charming, nestled right on the river. The view is breathtakingly beautiful. The breakfast was so carefully prepared and very tasty as well! Cathy and Paul are attentive and helpful in helping with plans as well. Our room had plenty of storage, a beautiful view and a comfortable bed. It felt like...

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Cathy K, Owner at Barnard House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Our slogan is River, Trail, Tranquility- you found it. Thank you for being our guest. Come again - we'll be waiting🌸

Reviewed October 12, 2016

My husband and I stayed at the Barnard House Bed and Breakfast while riding the Allegheny River Bike Trail from Emlenton to Franklin, PA. The trail is literally across the street. The Barnard House is quite a beautiful and unique bed and breakfast. Cathy has an artist eye for decorating and Paul is a true craftsman when it comes to...

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Cathy K, Owner at Barnard House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

It's a good thing when folks are rested and can enjoy the time in the valley on the trail. It's a great area and it brings wonderful people to visit! Thank you. Come again soon🌻

Emlenton, Pennsylvania
Reviewed October 11, 2016

This was our second stay at the Barnard House. Again we found it peaceful, comfortable, and inviting. The owners, Cathy and Paul are friendly and helpful. The food was great! We like the location close to the Alleghany Bike trail. We brought friends on this trip, and all enjoyed their stay as well. We recommend this B/B!

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Cathy K, Owner at Barnard House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

You and your friends are alway's Welcome🌻 We enjoyed you all as guest. The days are always better when we witness folks having a great visit and making memories. Thank you for bringing your friends to visit💕

Reviewed October 1, 2016

Perfect location for biking the many trails in the area. Cathy and Paul are wonderful hosts, make you feel at home. We really enjoyed our conversations with them and appreciated their knowledge and info they provided on things to do in the area. They did an amazing job of renovating the home and property! We really enjoyed our morning coffee...

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Cathy K, Owner at Barnard House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Home along the river and Trail! It's a great place to meet great folks like you two! We thank you for your appreciation of our efforts to make you our guest. Come visit soon❤️

Centralia, Washington
Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

Highly recommended. I couldn't be more pleased with the Barnard house and its owners. They are super nice and helpful. The homemade breakfast is one of the best i have ever had. The house is very comfortable and has great views. Thanks very much for your great service and hospitality. Also internet signal is very good, which is a priceless...

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Cathy K, Owner at Barnard House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Welcome back yo breakfast and the valley. Thank you for your kind words🌻

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed September 20, 2016

Great location, Great room, Great Bed and Breakfast. We had the Millie Suite with a private bathroom and porch overlooking the backyard. The owners remodeled the entire property and kept its original charm. Great breakfast in the morning. If we ever head up to Emlenton again this is a must stay.

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Cathy K, Owner at Barnard House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Come back! The river and trails are calling you! Weddings are great but relaxing here is better. Thanks for your kindness.😊

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Barnard House is a 1893 Victorian home set along the Allegheny River in the historic town of Emlenton. Our colorful home offers itself to our guest. Come relax within the many nostalgic rooms or lounge on the large porches with wonderful vistas of the river and forest. Enjoy the many opportunities to recreate in our valley's river, creeks, lakes and forest or travel along," The Erie to Pittsburgh Trail" which is at our front door and follows the Allegheny for miles. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Barnard House Bed and Breakfast

Address: 108 River Avenue, Emlenton, PA 16373
Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Emlenton
Number of rooms: 5
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“I loved the corner room on the second floor facing the river, it had the most space and storage!”
 of 5 bubbles Minnetonkamom, Oct 25, 2016 | Read review
“great website shows all rooms”
 of 5 bubbles MZFallon, Sep 20, 2016 | Read review
“See photos. The owners have such talent..The grounds supply the ambiance!”
 of 5 bubbles Y3315ZAmarym, Sep 19, 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the Hannah Fox room. It had a view of the Allegheny also”
 of 5 bubbles DonandLydia, Jul 26, 2016 | Read review
“The Minnie Barnard room's private porch in back is nice!"”
  • Private porch -- Minnie Barnard Room
 of 5 bubbles richcardm, Jul 10, 2016 | Read review
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