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Speedwell Forge B&B

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First thing that should have alerted us to an issue was the awful SMELL as we were approaching the property--as best as we could tell, related to care for the WOLVES. Once we got into the home, the foyer also WREAKED of CIGARETTE smoke. But...More

Thank nathanieljlee
Response from Dawn D, Owner at Speedwell Forge B&BResponded 1 week ago

We apologize if there were unfortunate circumstances preceding your visit which left you with limited alternatives for your stay, however please allow us to address some of your concerns to avoid any misinformation. Speedwell Forge B&B has not permitted guests under 18 for many years....More

Reviewed October 2, 2017

We were looking for non-touristy places in the Lancaster area and this is a gem! I didn't realize when making the reservations it included a tour of the wolf sanctuary. We walked around it on our own twice while we were staying, as well. The...More

Thank amethyst1875
Response from Dawn D, Owner at Speedwell Forge B&BResponded October 4, 2017

Thank you so much for taking time to share your experience with us and others. We all love what we do here and treasure the ability to provide a life long home to the wolves and wolf dogs and the many cats that roam the...More

Reviewed July 12, 2017

We stayed at Speedwell Forge B&B for 2 nights in late May 2017. It was truly one of the most extraordinary experiences of our lives. First of all, we both have a lifelong appreciation for wolves and were so excited to find a great place...More

Thank Steven C
Response from Dawn D, Owner at Speedwell Forge B&BResponded July 14, 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely and very kind review. Words always fail me when trying to tell our guests just how much we appreciate them. Please accept my, no our sincere gratitude for your company and sharing of your time here at Speedwell...More

Reviewed May 30, 2017

My husband and I just spent our honeymoon at Speedwell Forge B&B in the Summer Kitchen. We both agreed it was the best place we have ever stayed! The staff are amazing, efficient, and friendly - you feel more like friends than guests! Every time...More

Thank Elizabeth L
Response from Dawn D, Owner at Speedwell Forge B&BResponded 1 week ago

Hi Elizabeth! We are so happy to have been a part of such a joyous occasion and to share our home with you and yours. Thank you so much! Blessings

Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stayed in the Paymaster cottage, which was absolutely beautiful. The jacuzzi tub was perfect for a nice relaxing night. The cottage overlooks a beautiful stream, and it's a short walk to see the wolves at any time during daylight hours. Breakfast...More

Thank kristen b
Response from Dawn D, Owner at Speedwell Forge B&BResponded May 10, 2017

Thank you so much! There is a lot to do here in Lancaster County and so many unique and wonder little stores just in our little town of Lititz. We are pleased and proud to be a part of it all and offer a peaceful...More

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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
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$135 - $270 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
$135 - $270 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Boys Room is lovely, two comfy twin beds, large attached bathroom. For romance, request cottage or room with..."
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"We stayed in 2 of the 3 cottages on property. Both were beautiful!"
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"We stayed in Kathryn's Room. Lovely fireplace and nice heated tiles in bathroom."
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"Kitchens in the out buildings. Great value in the main house. Not a bad room to be had"
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