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

Dog Days of Summer at Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast

Bentley is on the lookout for new friends at Hamanassett.    Lots of places for you and your four legged friend to visit and do so gather up their bed and dish and head to Hamanassett and we will forego our $25.00 per night … Continue reading

Dining Under the Stars and Other Events in Media Pennsylvania

  Chester County calls itself Chateau Country for good reason,  all the wonderful historic DuPont houses in the area.   But Delaware County right next door also celebrates French heritage.   And if you’d like to sit at an outdoor table at a Paris cafe … Continue reading