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Williamsburg, Virginia
Reviewed 16 September 2013

Excellent stay. Bonnie is an amazing hostess. She was kind, accomodating, and an excellent cook! We stayed for two nights. Impressive beakfast both mornings. Bonnie provided suggestions for activities as well as dining. The house itself is beautiful, rustic and charming. We stayed in the Hunt Room which was extremely comfy.

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Sicklerville, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 September 2013

My son and I stayed at the Kimmell House from August 29 thru September 2nd and I must say it was the most wonderful stay a person could have a wonderful host and hostess innkeepers Bonnie and Dave made us feel so welcome and at home. They made us feel like family. I have never been to a bed and...

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Sicklerville, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 September 2013

... this is all because of the the WONDERFUL hospitality that the InnKeepers at Kimmell House provided. Dave and Bonnie were so welcoming, warm-hearted and caring. That made me and my Mother feel right at home. My mother has never been to a B&B so I wanted to treat her. We stayed in the Hunt Room, which is very spacious...

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Thank Dretazzz
Mexico, New York, USA
Reviewed 13 August 2013

During a "girls week" away in Lancaster PA, we ended up in Ephrata during the trip. Part of the fun was staying in a different area each night and we decided to stay at The Kimmell House on a whim, and it turned out to be the perfect choice! The Kimmell House literally transports you back to an earlier time...

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Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 28 July 2013

Kimmell House is a beautiful stone house from the late 1700's. The Innkeepers, Dave and Bonnie, are delightful and so helpful. The rooms are authentic (except for the wonderful en-suites) to the period and charming. Since we were the only guests, we were given a tour of all the rooms. I will recommend this place to everyone I know!

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Thank Linda L
Greenville, NC
Reviewed 19 July 2013

Kimmell House provided wonderful lodging for my mother and myself as we visited famiy in Ephrata, PA. I loved the quaint atmosphere; we both found it relaxing! The grounds are lovely and well maintained. The morning breakfast was inviting and delicious. Dave and Bonnie are superb hosts. We will recommend Kimmell House and will indeed stay again.

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Pennsburg
Reviewed 7 July 2013

The property is wonderful. The rooms are well appointed and very clean. The bed was comfortable and the room and bath had the little extras you appreciate. Breakfast was very good. The owners (Bonnie and Dave) are friendly and helpful. We stayed in the Hunt Room. It is the most private room in the house. I would definitely stay here...

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Thank Lives_for_Vacations
Manchester, New Hampshire
Reviewed 28 May 2013

This inn is just beautiful. Every thing you want in a B&B. Bonnie and Dave are the nicest people. They were attentive, but not overbearing, just what I want in a B&B. I stayed in the Country Room, which is decorated so nicely. There is a lovely sitting room, and the dining room sits everyone in a family style setting,...

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Longview, Texas
Reviewed 6 January 2013

The Kimmell House is the quintessential Pennsylvania experience! Everything about our stay was perfect--from the beautifully decorated historic home to the wonderful breakfasts which should be featured in a magazine like "Southern Living" to the friendliness and helpfulness of Bonnie and Dave. They went out of their way to meet our needs. Each day Bonnie made special breakfasts for me...

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Hopedale, Massachusetts, United States
Reviewed 9 October 2012

We celebrated our 12th anniversary here & as soon as I stepped through the door told my husband we'd be back next year! This B & B is decorated absolutely perfect for time it was built & it made you feel as though you had stepped back in time. Dave & Bonnie are very friendly & made us feel as...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
1795 Stone Georgian. Householders house of the Ephrata Cloister. 4 guest rooms all with private bath, TV and AC. House is decorated in the time period , with modern amenities. Close to Antique shops and most Lancaster County sites. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kimmell House

Address: 851 S State St, Ephrata, PA 17522-2345
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Lancaster County > Ephrata
Price Range: $128 - $182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Room have queen bed, twin beds and two king, so whatever you prefer all of the rooms are furnished in period style”
273deedeem, 25 May 2016 | Read review
“Of the four rooms, the Hunt Room is perhaps the most quiet, but all are beautifully decorated and comfortably furnished.”
180diannes, 7 Nov 2015 | Read review
“We were pleased with the two rooms that we have sampled (Colonial and Country) and had an opportunity to view the others. Depending on your preferences, we feel certain that you would be pleased with all being offered.”
markbO5940KE, 3 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Hunt Room was perfect for 3 adults!”
684wendyl, 16 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Visit their site to view rooms and appointments. I really don't think you can go wrong but depending on your needs, room choice is a factor.”
Lives_for_Vacations, 7 Jul 2013 | Read review
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