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Succasunna
Reviewed October 23, 2016

My wife, daughter and I recently stayed at the Briar Rose during Penn State's Homecoming weekend. This was our first visit to the Briar Rose. The owners are genuinely gracious and welcoming - concerned with exceeding every expectation of your stay (and they do!)... Their beautiful home is magically transformed into a Halloween paradise... We were blown away by the...

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BriarRose9968, Owner at The Briar Rose Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the awesome review! Looking forward to your return, so glad you enjoyed your stay with us.

Rhode Island
Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

Great stay at the Briar Rose B&B for 2 nights. Hosts Lisa & Jim are just wonderful. Stayed in the "Jacuzzi" bedroom which also has a toilet & sink, as well as a private balcony. Bed was super comfy. The house & all rooms were decorated for autumn/Halloween and looked awesome. Breakfast both mornings was delicious. I liked that you...

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BriarRose9968, Owner at The Briar Rose Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking time to write such a fantastic review for us. We appreciate your business, and look forward to your return. So glad you enjoyed your stay.

West Chester, Pennsylvania
Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

This was our first visit to the Briar Rose B&B and it exceeded our expectations in every way. The room was clean and comfortable and it was decorated so beautifully for fall. The breakfast was homemade and tasted delicious, with caramel apple Belgian waffles, egg/bacon cassoulet, scones and the beverage of our choice. But the best feature of this adorable...

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BriarRose9968, Owner at The Briar Rose Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much Cheri and Steve, for the awesome review. It was so great meeting you guys, and we can't wait to see you again soon!

Utrecht Province, The Netherlands
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely time at the Briar Rose B&B! Owners are very kind and the room we stayed in (Gazebo Room) offered a private bathroom. They thought of every detail when designing their B&B and it added a lot of additional value to our stay. Be prepared for interesting and inspiring conversations with both Jimmy&Lisa, as well as other...

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BriarRose9968, Owner at The Briar Rose Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the awesome review. I was scared since I wasn't the one here cooking breakfast that morning....but looking at the pictures, I guess Jimmy did ok. We really appreciate your business, and I was glad I made it back home in time to meet everyone before you left for the day. Hope to see you again...

Reviewed August 21, 2016

First off, I travel to Reedsville for business periodically and stay at a hotel chain. Well, this time I scheduled my trip and I could only get a hotel for the first part of the week as the hotel was totally booked. I decided to get here and I could find "something" at that time. Little did I know at...

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BriarRose9968, Owner at The Briar Rose Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much Jeff for that awesome review, YOU ROCK! Our new best friend....:) It was so awesome having you stay with us, as soon as you got here I felt like I knew you forever. I had such a blast playing 80s Name that Tune. Any time I can go back in time, I am happy. I am...

Dana Point, California
Reviewed August 2, 2016

I loved staying at this vintage Pennsylvania home in Reedsville PA. I traveled to Reedsville with my 91 year old mother to attend a reunion with the descendants of one of her 7 brothers. We elected to stay at the Briar Rose at the head of the valley which provided us easy access to all the major roads in the...

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BriarRose9968, Owner at The Briar Rose Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you Jim for the great review of our place. It was nice meeting you and your mom, and we are glad you had a great time at the reunion, thank you for the blackberries. :)

Reviewed June 23, 2016

I would recommend the Briar Rose Bed & Breakfast to family & friends visiting this warm, friendly area of Pennsylvania! Convenient location. All amenities you'd expect are provided. The owners are warm and accommodating!

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BriarRose9968, Owner at The Briar Rose Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great review, it was great to meet you and Michelle. Hope to see you again some time.

Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

We wanted something romantic, and we sure found it ,nestled in the mountains of Reedsville,pa. Lisa and Jim Everett were the perfect host and hostess. The home was absolutely adorable and all ready for the holidays. When we were escorted upstairs to our room, after munching on fresh made chocolate chip cookies, there were two sets of towels ,folded on...

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BriarRose9968, Owner at The Briar Rose Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you Susan and Stu for such a great review, and we hope you'll be back soon. We had such a wonderful time meeting you both, felt like I knew you guys forever. Thank you again for the adorable snowman light and pin. Definitely come back at Halloween!

Parkesburg, Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed April 20, 2016

We were looking for an affordable, convenient place to stay on short notice for an overnight trip to the State College area. We got more than we bargained for with the Briar Rose. Friendly, engaging hosts, cozy, warm bedroom, comfortable couch (for the snoring public), a hearty, delicious breakfast, and great morning conversation with our fellow guests. It all ended...

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BriarRose9968, Owner at The Briar Rose Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking time to write this awesome review for us, we really appreciate your kind words and your business. Hope to see you back soon.

State College, Pennsylvania
Reviewed April 4, 2016

Briar Rose Bed and Breakfast is an amazing place to stay either for a long-term stay or for a weekend/week getaway. I actually stayed there myself long term, five and a half months, while doing my internship at Lewistown Hospital. Briar Rose became my other home away from home. Lisa and Jimmy are one of the nicest people and hosts...

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BriarRose9968, Owner at The Briar Rose Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you Maria, for the awesome review, and the beautiful pictures, we loved having you stay with us, we miss you, and hope to see you again soon.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Bed and Breakfast was originally built in 1887, has modern features without losing its historical charm. Close to Penn State and the Belleville Farmer's Market. Located within "The Big Valley" surrounded by Amish and Mennonite farms and very close to many local state parks. Close to wineries and antique shops. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Briar Rose Bed and Breakfast

Address: 170 N Main St, PO Box 158, Reedsville, PA 17084-9079
Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Reedsville
Price Range: $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Ask for the Jacuzzi room”
 of 5 bubbles 284jimz, Aug 2, 2016 | Read review
“All of the bedrooms that we saw were cozy, nicely decorated and comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles davebF9551SJ, Apr 20, 2016 | Read review
“the gazebo room was especially nice”
 of 5 bubbles marlob985, Feb 22, 2016 | Read review
“Quaint & close in proximity for things to do; parks, antique stores, restsurants, wineries”
 of 5 bubbles cindylA391WE, Feb 21, 2016 | Read review
“One room has private bath, all others have a shared bath. Private bathroom includes whirlpool tub.”
 of 5 bubbles 65Wagonaire, Nov 12, 2015 | Read review
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