Brandywine Valley During the Winter Season and a Special Discount

Goodbye and good riddance 2020 and welcome 2021!  It may be cold outside but there are plenty of indoor attractions open in the Brandywine Valley.   Longwood Gardens is extending its “A Longwood Christmas” through January 17, 2021.    After that … Continue reading

Still Small, Still Safe For Your Brandywine Valley Winter Getaway

Drive through the Herrs Potato Chip grounds to view holiday decorations.

This has been a difficult year for all of us.  However, if you need to get away for a few days, Hamanassett Bed and Breakfast is open and we are still adhering to Covid-19 guidelines.  We still require face masks … Continue reading

How to decorate a mantle for Christmas

Mantle decorated with green, gold, and white.

So many people ask where we buy our decorations or how do we do our decorating that I’ve decided to show step by step how to decorate a mantle.  The same steps can be used on a window, a stairway, … Continue reading

Amazing Things To Do In the Brandywine Valley

Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square offers concerts and fountain shows throughout the summer.

Why visit the Brandywine Valley?  Located just 30 minutes southwest of Philadelphia and 30 minutes north of Wilmington, De., we are convenient to Washington, DC, New York, and Baltimore, Md. We are still following all the safety protocols of the … Continue reading

Montgomery Meigs Civil Ware Quartermaster General

Hamanassett Bed and Breakfast was built in 1856 by Charles Delucea Meigs, a prominent physician.  For more information on Dr. Meigs, visit our history page on the website of Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast.   When he passed away, the property was … Continue reading

Winter Time Girlfriends’ Significant Other Getaway

French Baquettes

So you ate yourself into oblivion over Thanksgiving, almost maxed out your credit cards during Black Friday and shopping for Christmas gifts for that hard to please great aunt and now you are wondering what to do until spring?  Now … Continue reading