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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Room was spacious, clean, just wonderful. Breakfast was marvelous. Mike could not have been a better host. He just went out of his way to make our stay fantastic. Definitely would recomend this wonderful BnB.

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Thank Jim U
Morgantown, West Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great house and proprietor. The neighborhood is quiet and conveniently located to Kennett Square. Visiting Longwood Gardens and Winterthur is highly recommended. Breakfast was very good. Only negative point is the on street parking. On the positive side, we did not have trouble finding parking, and a parking permit from the B&B is needed after certain times.

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Thank rraylman
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

Our Room was very pleasant, manor is carefully furnished in historic style, interesting experience like going back a hundred year, convenient location in the center of the town, excellent service in many sence, we got perfect guidance what to see where to go in the surrounding area. Good traditional breakfast. Heartily recommended. Would willingly return.

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Thank Anikó R
New York City, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

I called them to reserve a room. They told me that their inn is not suitable for toddlers. Basically they wont reserve a room for me since i have a toddler. It was disappointing. They need to publish this policy on their website so that they get know how much business they get.

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Thank yashmi
Michael S, Owner at Bancroft Manor Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

The Policy pertaining to children has been on my web site for many years. There is a tab for "Rates and Policies" and on that page it is spelled out in Detail under the Heading Children as such: Children Due to antique furnishings, the B&B is not suitable for small children. Please call to discuss in detail. The person did... More 

Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

Really great location for walking into town and comfortable room and kind service Enjoyed it very much! Appreciated the extra effort for my daughter and her friend's vegan diet. Liked the sitting room.

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Thank Nancy G
Hanover, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

Exceptional hospitality. Nicely restored historic home. Great room and amenities. Close to businesses in the historic district and area attractions. Breakfast was more then expected served with detail to nutritional needs and so satisfying.

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Thank G9309DFmarys
York, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

We had a very pleasant overnight at this B&B in the heart of Kennett Square. Michael was most hospitable and Frieda made us a wonderful breakfast, paying careful attention to my special dietary needs. Great location put us very close to Longwood Gardens and walking distance to several fine restaurants.

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Thank Deb G
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

I'm confused by the recent post about the skimpy breakfast. I was just there (November 16-18, 2015) and the morning meal was very generous. We skipped lunch both days! I suppose someone who prefers a big hotel buffet might be disappointed, but that shouldn't be expected at a small, private b&b. We had fruit, a pastry and a hot entrée... More 

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Olney, Maryland, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015

The room was very attractive and the beds were quite cozy. The whole house was beautifully appointed with great attention to detail. The breakfasts were excellent and served in a pretty sun room. Michael, our host, was friendly, helpful and knowledgable about the area. We were able to walk into town each night for dinner. Longwood Gardens is about 5... More 

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Thank Marjorie H
Placitas, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015

Charming host and home. Quiet location and only 2-3 short blocks away from many good restaurants and shopping in Kennett Square. Longwood Gardens is just a few minutes away and a must see for you visit!

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Address: 318 Marshall St., P.O. Box 654, Kennett Square, PA 19348-0654
Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Kennett Square
Number of rooms: 3
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