Restaurant Week in Brandywine Valley 9-8 through 9-13-14

It always amuses me when potential guests call and ask if we have any good restaurants in the Brandywine Valley.  We have an embarrassment of riches when it comes to dining which includes steak houses,  Italian, Continental, farm to table … Continue reading

Longwood Gardens Presents Orchid Extravaganza

The Orchid Extravaganza presented by Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania is one of the most anticipated events of the year.  We at Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast look forward to it every year after months of cold weather, snow, gray skies … 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

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

Enjoy Spring in the Brandywine Valley at Longwood Gardens

SPRING BLOOMS AT LONGWOOD GARDENS The Brandywine Valley has more smiles per miles than any other countryside region I can think of.  Today I’m only sharing upcoming events at Longwood Gardens.  Later I will add some of the other attractions’ … Continue reading

Orchid Extravaganza Now at Longwood Gardens through March 24, 3-13

    I bet by now you are as tired of the cold and the bare trees and brown grass as I am.    Well, I have just the tonic for what ails you.  We are so lucky to live so close … Continue reading

Brandywine Treasures Passports Available at Hamanassett Bed and Breakfast

We have a limited supply (6 left to be exact) of the Brandywine Treasures Passports.  The passports are good until September 3, 2012 and allow you admission to  11 fabulous attractions.  Imagine, for the low cost of $33.00 per person you … Continue reading