Winterthur Offers an Enchanted Summer


  Winterthur is full of enchantment this summer with plenty to see and do. On June 20, have an Enchanted Summer Day from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at this family-friendly event. Guests can enjoy storytellers, musicians, face painting, games, … Continue reading

Edible Philly Calls Hamanassett ‘Romantic Countryside Chateau’

Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast

  Did you see the Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast mention in Edible Philly magazine? Brandywine Valley was spotlighted in the Winter issue of the magazine which celebrates food culture in the Philadelphia and surrounding areas and Hamanassett is listed as a … Continue reading

Saddle Up for Equestrian Season

Enjoy an English country outing at Winterthur, a Country Estate

  There are a number of equestrian events in the Brandywine Valley throughout May. For a horse enthusiast or someone who aspires to be in the equestrian world, staying at Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast while attending any of these events will put … Continue reading

Winterthur in March Brings Spring Events


Winterthur’s museum, gardens and library are a prefect place to see Spring bloom into action. In March, Winterthur offers numerous events for guests and it is only about 13 miles from Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast. In the Winterthur Galleries, visitors can view A … Continue reading

Point-to-Point Tickets On Sale Now

Enjoy an English country outing at Winterthur, a Country Estate

Point-to-Point Steeplechase at Winterthur is THE spring time event to attend on May 3. Are you already missing Downton Abbey?  The festive and elegant horse racing events at the 37th Annual Point-to-Point will have you feeling like you have just … Continue reading

Yuletide at Winterthur

The Marlboro Room at Winterthur where the family gathered to unwrap their packages.

The Brandywine Valley is blessed with a multitude of beautiful attractions during the Christmas season.   Everyone knows of Longwood Gardens, of course.  Other du Pont estates in our area include Hagley and Nemours Mansion and Gardens.  The  One of the most spectacular … Continue reading

Why does Huffington Post Recommend Staying at Bed & Breakfasts


Just had to share the article from Huffington Post from April of 2014.  You can’t get a much better recommendation than the Huffington post.   It points out that the old ideas of a bed and breakfast such as sharing … Continue reading

Hamanassett Guests Attend Downton Abbey Cocktail Party at Winterthur

Guests of Hamanassett Bed and Breakfast, Lady Diane and Sir Michael,  had a wonderful evening at the Downton Abbey cocktail party on Saturday evening, July 26.  They dressed beautifully; she in a stunning royal blue gown with over the elbows … Continue reading

Exciting Events for Thanksgiving and Christmas in the Brandywine Valley

All year long we consider ourselves so fortunate to live in such a beautiful area.  This is even more true during the holiday season.  Below are just a few of the events going on the Brandywine Valley during November and … Continue reading