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Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

Breakfast is out of this world. Proprietors , Ross and Jovanna, are truly knowledgeable and helpful. We actually learned about the area and how it came to be Smethport. The inn is furnished to an historical period and has numerous great pieces that are interesting to see. It was a great experience and a true delight Just like being at... More 

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Thank Deborah H
MDI_McCandless, Owner at Mansion District Inn Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks so much DH for being our Georgia guests! The three of you were a lot of fun and I admire your "living life as an adventure" spirit. Thanks also for discovering Smethport! Thanks also for being such interesting and fun guests. RP & JP More 

Annville, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 15 October 2015

Wonderful decor and woodwork. Gracious host and hostess who go out of their way to make your visit a positive experience. . Breakfast was delicious and a feast for the eye. An experience not to be missed. Best coffee ever. The breakfast "history of the area" was very informative and enjoyable.

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Thank annville2015
MDI_McCandless, Owner at Mansion District Inn Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Hi L&F, We are very pleased that you found MDI and Smethport, PA Wilds. Our goal is to have you immersed in a special experience. We want our guests to feel as they have entered a time machine that transport them back to opulent Smethport 1895 (but with a secret high tech aspect that keeps everyone comfortable and connected during... More 

Rio Grande, Puerto Rico
1 review
Reviewed 14 October 2015

This is a hidden gem. The host couple was friendly and fascinating. The house was like being transported back a century. Charming in every way. It's worth travelling out of the way . We loved the history lesson at breakfast by the town historian

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Thank barryrschmidt
MDI_McCandless, Owner at Mansion District Inn Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Hi B&D, We love having international guests visit MDI and sharing the rich cultural history of the Smethport region of the PA Wilds. I've always been intrigued with the Peace River country and would love to get in your "neck of the woods" someday to canoe either the Peace or the Wapiti. Thanks again for discovering Smethport. -R&J More 

Media, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 13 October 2015

The room was really a suite. There were 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, kitchen and living area. It was very clean and decorated to fit the mansion. There was a large flat screen TV in the living area with smaller flat screen TV in both of the bedrooms. The kitchen was fitted with dishes and pots to be able to cook... More 

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MDI_McCandless, Owner at Mansion District Inn Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Hi L&B, Thanks for the great summary of the Hamlin Suite and for attention to detail of what we have to offer here at MDI! It is our only condo-style (two bedroom) suite with its own completely stocked kitchen and living room. It's actually an executive apartment complete with its own in-suite stereo system and an in-suite veiw of the... More 

new ringgol
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 12 October 2015

We found our suite to be clean, well appointed with a flare for the slightly unusual type of décor. Not weird, different. We enjoyed our Jacuzzi tub and the shower which provided a hot shower with good pressure. Our room was on the third floor but it really wasn't an issue getting up there. Had a good view from the... More 

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MDI_McCandless, Owner at Mansion District Inn Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks so much for being our guests. I’m glad that Chef Jovanna was able to accommodate your dietary needs. The McCoy Pent House Jacuzzi Suite is our personal favorite suite also! It is our most popular, private, and romantic suite. McCoy Suite is our only suite with a private, gaze-at-the-mountains viewing deck. The suite has two separate and unique bedrooms:... More 

Lower Burrell, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 9 October 2015

Just spent 3 wonderful days and nights in Smethport, Pa at the Mansion District Inn Bed & Breakfast - one of the most positive experiences we have had. Ross and Jovanna are the best and make you feel welcome and at home. Their home is beautiful, breakfast was spectacular - fresh vegetables, fruit, omelets, quiches, edible flowers and her Mother's... More 

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MDI_McCandless, Owner at Mansion District Inn Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks so much C&W!! Sometimes we get guests that it seems that we've know for years. We love having creative people visit Smethport! Thanks so much for exploring our region of the PA WILDS. R&J More 

Murphy, North Carolina
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 8 October 2015

We had a wonderful time here and would have loved to stay longer. It was perfact and a very interesting place to be. The rooms were filled with history, you could spend hours just wondering around and looking at all the things in the house.

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MDI_McCandless, Owner at Mansion District Inn Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great review. We love sharing the Inn and the region with our guests. Thanks for being our guests at MDI! -Ross and Chef Jovanna More 

Springville, PA, USA
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25 reviews
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Reviewed 6 October 2015 via mobile

Giavanna and Ross were very warm, welcoming, and helpful with their suggestions. The breakfast was delicious the room was lovely and comfortable. The home is historical with antiques and modern comfort amenities. We would recommend the Inn to anyone.

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Thank Quietsprings
MDI_McCandless, Owner at Mansion District Inn Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

T&B, WOW! Experienced and seasoned travelers, (even Victorian-era builders), adventurers & explorers. Thanks for bringing your unique style of tourism to Smethport. We loved sharing the Inn, and the region with you. Thanks so much for being our guests at MDI. R&J More 

Marne, Michigan
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4 reviews
Reviewed 4 October 2015

A place where you can feel the history. The house itself is worth the trip. It's impossible not to drift back to the 19th century in this superbly maintained historical gem. Throw in the fantastic cuisine by chef Jovanna and the deep and broad historical information about the area politely offered by her husband Ross and you are thoroughly immersed... More 

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MDI_McCandless, Owner at Mansion District Inn Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Hi J&C, We love having people who are able to explore and experience. You guys were just great, fun guests. Hope all is well with your house project. Thanks for being a part of MDI! R&J More 

1 review
Reviewed 28 September 2015

I stayed for a 3 day business trip and enjoyed it so much that I booked a personal getaway with my significant other. The owners make you feel right at home and the breakfast far surpassed any expectations. I highly recommend the Mansion District Inn.

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Thank Daniel S
MDI_McCandless, Owner at Mansion District Inn Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Hi Daniel, It was great having you visit here on business but MDI is even better as a romantic get-a-way! We are looking forward to seeing you here under other circumstances in a few days. Thanks for being a part of the Mansion District Inn lifestyle. Ross and Jovanna More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Mansion District Inn Suites Bed & Breakfast is situated in the heart of historic Smethport, PA's Mansion District; deep in the Pennsylvania Wilds. Experience exquisite Victorian opulence in the magnificent 1891 Hamlin-McCandless mansion. Enjoy your gourmet breakfast beside the fireplace in the spectacular Golden Oak dining room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mansion District Inn Bed & Breakfast

Address: 905 W Main St, Smethport, PA 16749-1040
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > McKean County > Smethport
Price Range: €98 - €113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Rooms on the backside of the house are away from the main road”
 of 5 bubbles sparkesiii, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“This is an historic Mansion with period pieces and furnishings and modern bathroom amenities.”
 of 5 bubbles frankmB5880QR, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Bathrooms are modern. For family, the B.D/ Hamlin Suite is good because it includes a kitchen. Rooms have noise pollution reducers..”
 of 5 bubbles 632vikkir, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Comfort plus!”
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