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Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Port Republic, New Jersey
Reviewed 21 December 2016

We took a 24 hour quick getaway to the Brandywine Valley to visit Longwood Gardens for the Holiday Light Display. Hamanassett B&B lives up to all high expectations we had based on their comprehensive and helpful web-site and other Trip Advisor Reviews. The care with which Glenn, Ashley, and staff decorated the property for Christmas was inspiring as was all...

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Madamqueen, Owner at Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We enjoyed your all too brief visit (I've ordered the book by Bryson you recommended) and hope you'll return to visit the many other attractions in the Brandywine Valley. Wishing you the best in 2017. Ashley

Tolland, MA
Reviewed 1 December 2016

The Hamanassett Bed And Breakfast in the Brandywine Valley is an extraordinary place to visit – sited in a 19th century stone house with antique filled rooms. It exhibits all the fine features of the legendary English Manor house. The hosts, Glenn and Ashley, ably assisted by Amanda, always have time to chat and make you feel so very comfortable....

1Thank PhilBerkshires
Madamqueen, Owner at Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

I'm so pleased you enjoyed your visit to Hamanassett. Thank you for sharing your experience with us on Trip Advisor. You are so right that this is much more than just a business to us and we and Amanda do try to make every visit special. I hope we will see you again. Happy travels, Ashley

Reviewed 17 November 2016

Hamanassett is perfect in every way--beautifully restored and decorated historical home; pastoral, quiet location; friendly and helpful hosts; great variety of interesting and nearby sights. Breakfasts are home cooked and presented with all the "fixings" of a 5 star restaurant. Treats are supplied to feed the neighboring horses, directions to all sights and restaurants are readily available in a file...

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Madamqueen, Owner at Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely remarks about our bed and breakfast. I'm so glad we helped you enjoy your visit to the Brandywine Valley and I especially appreciate your comments about my breakfasts. I really do try hard to make the first meal of the day special for all our guests. Hopefully, you'll return to Pennsylvania and the Brandywine Valley...

Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

We have been visiting Ashley and Glen's beautiful Hamanassett Bed and Breakfast for ten years because it is the perfect romantic get-a-way!...Mark and I enjoy the cozy living room, the pool table, the romantic bedrooms and the delicious gourmet breakfasts! Ashley always has her home baked cookies placed around the house with the wine displayed near by!..Ashley and Glen are...

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Madamqueen, Owner at Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

After 10 years we feel like family is visiting whenever you come. Thank you for allowing us to be a small part of your special celebrations. We always look forward to seeing you, Mark, and the rest of your warm family.

River Edge, New Jersey
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

It was my pleasure to stay at the Hamanassett Inn, on 2 occasions, and it is with fondest memories that I decided to write a review of the bed & breakfast and its cooking classes. The Inn is a beautiful and interesting place to relax while visiting the Brandywine points of interest. The house has interesting architectural detail and furnishings,...

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Madamqueen, Owner at Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

On behalf of the entire Hamanassett staff we greatly appreciate your kind words about our charming bed and breakfast. We thank you for bringing friends with you this trip and helping to spread the word about us, our cooking school, and the Brandywine Valley to other travelers. We will look forward to seeing you in the future.

Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

We called the owner to let them that we were going to be 10 minutes past the check-in time of 7 pm. I was told there would be a note on the door on how to get in and find our room. Not a good sign. All other B & Bs would have the owners greet us. We arrived at...

5Thank Robert A
Madamqueen, Owner at Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Actually when this guest called at 6:30 he told me they were just getting ready to have dessert. Thinking I was being considerate, I told him not to worry about rushing, to enjoy his meal because I would leave a note on the front door telling them how to get in and find their bedroom. I don't understand his being...

Reviewed 6 November 2016

I was very excited for our recent stay at Hamanassett. After reading the reviews I was especially excited that they offered gluten free options. I read how other customers were accommodated with gluten free pancakes and cookies. I quickly made sure I let the owners know that I had to eat gluten-free as they requested. I was disappointed when I...

5Thank SDJ2
Madamqueen, Owner at Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Receiving even a 3 star review is very disheartening. Being a good innkeeper requires wearing many hats, one of which is that of a psychologist. We've learned that some guests enjoy a lot of interaction while others prefer to be left alone. We obviously misread these guests and I apologize if we seemed unfriendly. Regarding the gluten free options, the...

Eighty Four, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 October 2016

My wife and I have stayed at Hamanassett Inn while visiting Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, Pa. The innkeepers are thoughtful, gracious hosts, and excellent cooks, we thoroughly enjoyed our breakfast to start our day! The Inn is located in a very peaceful setting, and close to Longwood, dining, etc. We have stayed there twice and look forward to our...

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Reviewed 24 September 2016

Second time here in the last 2 years, we were not disappointed! Our hosts were wonderful, the Windsor Room was lovely and breakfast was delightful. We will look forward to our next stay while visiting Longwood Gardens and the surrounding attractions.

2Thank Kenneth F
Reviewed 23 September 2016

We three sisters headed to The Brandywine for a long weekend of art, antiquing and garden touring (very close to Longwood Gardens and Winterthur, which we both visited). We had a wonderful room at the top of the house where we all stayed most comfortably and were treated royally by Ashley and Glen. From directions, to suggestions, reservations, wonderful breakfasts...

2Thank Michele E. F

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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A Brandywine Valley romantic escape near major attractions such as Longwood Gardens, Winterthur, Nemours, Brandywine River Museum, Barnes Museum, and Hagley. 30 minutes from Philadelphia. Enjoy our Southern Hospitality where customer service is a priority. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast

Address: 115 Indian Springs Dr, Chester Heights, PA 19063-5622
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Chester Heights
Price Range: €211 - €285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“In my opinion all the rooms are excellent, sparkling clean with very comfortable beds. Inn is at end of a cull-de-sac, thus very quiet”
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“great file of things to do, restaurants, with directions!”
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