Romance at Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast in the Brandywine Valley

The Brandywine Valley is a beautiful  place to visit any time of the year but it is at its most magical during the Chjrostmas season.  Every attraction is decked out for the season and Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast is no … Continue reading

Ring in New Year’s at Longwood Gardens

We at Hamanassett Bed and Breakfast are so fortunate to be so close to Longwood Gardens  in the Brandywine Valley.  If you didn’t get to see their magnificent Christmas display you still have time.  And they are open until 10 … Continue reading

Downton Abby Comes to the Brandywine Valley March 14, 2014

    Our Brandywine Valley Bed & Breakfast is excited to share the news that the costumes worn in the hit PBS series Downton Abby is coming to Winterthur Museum  www.winterthur.org.   You can stay at Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast www.hamanassett.com … Continue reading

All Aboard for All Railroad and Train Buffs

This is the time of year to really get your fix of trains.  Every year the Brandywine River Museum, six miles from Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast, devotes an entire room to their O-gauge railroad display.  It includes five rains running … Continue reading

Celebrating 12 Years in Business at Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast

We’ve just completed 12 years of operating Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast in the Brandywine Valley thanks to all our wonderful guests who have returned year after year and referred their family and friends to us.   We’ve seen guests get engaged, come … Continue reading

Brandywine Valley Named a Top Road Trip by Forbes

Those of us lucky enough to live in this beautiful area are well aware of how special it is.  Wineries, great restaurants, magnificent attractions such as Longwood Gardens, Winterthur, Brandywine River Museum, and the Colonial Plantation to name just a few are … Continue reading

Kennett Square Pennsylvania Brewfest Coming Up

Although the Brandywine Valley is known for its wine trail and the many wonderful wineries in the area, those you prefer suds aren’t forgotten.  Every fall there is a celebration of all things hops and barley with samples from over … Continue reading

Brandywine Valley Country Cooking School Huge Success

With the command “Allez Cuisine” ringing in their ears, ten enthusiastic guests recently participated in Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast’s  Brandywine Country Cooking School class for French Country Cooking. They worked diligently under the tutelage of Chef Melissa Walsh and owner … Continue reading

National Bacon Day, Labor Day, and the Brandywine Valley

Who doesn’t love bacon?  For several years I’ve seen lots of new recipes with bacon including bacon ice cream.  I just learned that there is a National Bacon Day celebrated every Labor Day (okay, I’m a little behind on the … Continue reading

Travels of the Red Chair Lands in the Brandywine Valley in Pennsylvania

Follow the travels of the Red Chair as it visits bed and breakfasts and inn across the United States. Continue reading