West Chester’s Oldest House

DowerHouse

The Dower House is the oldest house in West Chester, a quaint downtown less than 20 minutes from Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast. The Dower House, an early 1700s farmhouse, is the oldest continually inhabited house in West Chester and only three families … Continue reading

Hamanassett Earns TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame

TripAdvisor Hall of Fame

Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast has not only earned TripAdvisor’s 2015 Certificate of Excellence but also earned a spot in the Hall of Fame for being a five-time Certificate of Excellence recipient. TripAdvisor’s prestigious Certificate of Excellence award recognizes accommodations, attractions and eateries that consistently earn great … Continue reading

Philly Pops Perform at Longwood Gardens

Longwood Gardens

Enjoy the sounds of the Philly Pops this Memorial Day weekend at Longwood Gardens, less than 20 minutes down the road from Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast. On May 23, Philly Pops will perform a Memorial Day Salute to Broadway with guest conductor … 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

MidAtlantic Wine and Food Festival in May

Enjoy wine tasting at area the wineries.

Whether it’s food or wine you want to indulge in, you won’t be disappointed at the MidAtlantic Wine and Food Festival with its 40 venues in four states over four days. Chefs and winemakers come together May 13-17 to prepare brunches, lunches, dinners … 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

Indulge in Sweet Chocolate History at the Hagley

chocolate covered strawberries

  Indulge in the history and love of chocolate at the Hagley Museum, about 13 miles from Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast, on May 6. Brothers and sweet entrepreneurs Eric and Ryan Berley, from The Franklin Fountain and Shane Confectionery in Philadelphia, will … Continue reading

Craft Beer Festival 5 Miles from Hamanassett

Brandywine Valley Craft Brewers Festival

The 15th Annual Brandywine Valley Craft Brewers Festival will be ready to pour on May 9 at Iron Hill Brewery in Media, a very short drive from Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast. Sip and sample the region’s finest craft brewers’ creations … Continue reading

Walking Tours Galore at the Hagley Museum

Hagley Museum

  Situated on the banks of the Brandywine River, the Hagley Museum offers several walking tours this spring. About 13 miles away, Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast is a short drive to the Hagley. Take a walk along the Brandywine and … Continue reading