Welcome to Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast

  • A Worthy Destination in the Brandywine Valley of Pennsylvania. Near Longwood Gardens, Brandywine River Museum, Winterthur, Hagley and Nemours.
  • Named one of the Top 10 Bed & Breakfasts in PA by the editor of Heartland Trails
  • Voted “One of the Most Romantic B&B’s in North America” “The elaborate breakfasts are a high point.” New York Times

Exit the fast lane for an escape to chateau country for a relaxed and peaceful stay in Pennsylvania hunt country and leave your passport at home! This award-winning, romantic Pennsylvania B&B is located in the Brandywine Valley just a short drive from Philadelphia, Wilmington (Delaware), and Amish Country. Media and West Chester, PA are a quick 10-minute drive also. A Select Registry and Diamond Collection bed and breakfast, we offer exceptional personal service & Southern hospitality at our English-style country inn which offers a blend of old world charm and modern comforts. To read our reviews from major publications click here.

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We offer the quiet of the countryside with free, safe parking within a 30-minute drive of Philadelphia and Wilmington including the Philadelphia airport and major sports venues such as Lincoln Financial Field (home of the Philadelphia Eagles), Citizens Bank Ball Park, home of the Philadelphia Phillies, Wells Fargo Center, home of the Philadelphia 76ers and Flyers, and PPL Park, home of the Philadelphia Union. Enjoy the hustle and bustle of the city during the day, and then return to clear skies and bright stars at night. We are close to popular local attractions such as Longwood Gardens, Winterthur Museum, Brandywine River Museum, Hagley Museum, the Nemours Mansion, the Tyler and Scott Arboretums, The Barnes Foundation, Delaware Art Museum, the Heinz National Wildlife Refuge, and Ridley Creek State Park.

We are dog friendly in one room in the main house and both cottages, which have small fenced in yards. We also welcome small children in our vacation rentals, the Meadow Cottage and Carriage House. Please call about long-term (one week or more) stays. Check out our Photo Gallery page to see some of our 4-legged guests.

We offer both business and leisure travelers a wonderful alternative to a traditional area hotel with a warm and comfortable home-like setting in Eastern PA. Our seclusion, tranquility and country elegance will truly leave you at ease.

WATCH OUT FOR DEER!!!  This time of year you need to be extra cautious.  Mating season is from October to December.  We are rural so chances are you will see deer.  If you see a deer, slow down because they travel single file so if you see one be prepared for more to follow.

Hamanassett News  “Costumes of Downton Abbey”  at Winterthur.   Only 6 weeks left!  Runs through January 4, 2015.  And don’t forget their beautiful Christmas displays from 11-22-14 through 1-4-15.    Beginning March 3, 2015 through January 3, 2016 you can view art of the Pennsylvanian Germans.   For more information Enhance your visit with an Edwardian inspired picnic lunch or dinner basket to enjoy in your room. See our Specials and Packages 
A Longwood Christmas from November 27, 2014 to January 11, 2015.  Advance reservations and tickets absolutely required.  For more information or to purchase tickets click here
Still have that ugly sweater your grandmother sent you?  Visit Penn’s Woods Winery on December 6 and enter their Ugly Sweater contest.  You’ll also be helping to raise funds for Goodwill’s Beyond Jobs program to benefit women and children.

Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast is located just 10 miles north of Longwood Gardens and five miles south of Media.

FREE HIGH-SPEED WIRELESS INTERNET THROUGHOUT THE MAIN HOUSE, MEADOW COTTAGE, AND THE CARRIAGE HOUSE. There is a guest computer on the desk in the billiard room for your use.

Unless you love adventure and getting lost, please use our driving directions. We are  located at 115 Indian Springs Drive in the charming borough of Chester Heights.

Emergency Only: After 9 PM call (610) 558-3687 if you didn’t use our directions.