Chocolate and Wine in the Brandywine Valley All Month Long in February

    The wineries of the Brandywine Valley Wine Trail are offering chocolate and wine tastings all during the month of February.  I can’t think of a better way to warm the heart of your sweetie and reason for getting … 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

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

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

July 4 and Beyond in the Brandywine Valley

There is so much to do in the next few weeks in the Brandywine Valley.   Of course, one of the biggest and most popular is the fireworks and fountains show at Longwood Gardens.  Did you know Longwood was recently voted … 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

Mid-Atlantic Wine and Food Festival March 6-10, 2013

Get out of your winter doldrums by attending a fabulous wine and food festival being held in and around Wilmington, De.  Winemakers and chefs from around the world will be joining local chefs in interesting venues throughout the Brandywine Valley and … 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