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The Lancaster Bed and Breakfast

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was our second stay and was just as wonderful as the first. The house is absolutely charming and well kept. The gardens create a great space to wander and relax. Even with modern amenities, this amazing house has all the charm that she has grown in the many years of its existence. The Inn Keepers Keith and Brad are...

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Baltimore
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved our room (the Hawthorne suite) and the wonderful breakfast. Brad and Keith could not be nicer nor more helpful! We loved restaurant recommendations, the history of the area, and some time just to relax in a really lovely and well kept home! I would have liked to stay longer and chat with some of the other guests, as they...

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Columbia, Missouri
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful breakfasts: hearty, plentiful, healthy, beautifully served Take out breakfast provided when we had to leave early on checkout day to get to airport. Snacks and coffee always available. Lovely user friendly home. Spacious bedroom/bathroom. Computer and printer available - great for printing airline tickets. Best innkeepers ever! Helpful with suggestions for local restaurants, shopping, other activities, directions to wherever...

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Ansonia, CT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner booked this bed-and-breakfast as a Christmas present for me and we stayed four days. I'll keep it short and simple, these guys know what they're doing and they do it absolutely perfect. The house is warm and cozy and spotlessly clean. The breakfast is are to die for. It's not your typical eggs and dry toast, Brad and...

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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Brad and Keith where excellent hosts! The breakfast was fabulous and the room was immaculately clean and comfortable! We would highly recommend this place to anyone and will be planning to stay there the next time we are in Lancaster overnight!

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Casselman, Canada
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We were there in February 2017 and were astounded by our visit with Keith and Brad. I felt more like a long lost relative than a guest. The welcoming was genuine and Keith was there to help haul our one night stay belongings even though none was required. A very nice port was there for whoever had a thirst along...

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TheLancasterBandB, Owner at The Lancaster Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for the words we did enjoy spending time with you both. It feels so very good to have guests leave with the feeling as friends. We look forward to seeing both of you again real soon. Yours, Brad & Keith

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 March 2017

My wife and I spent six days at the Lancaster whilst on holiday from the UK. We chose it after reading positive reviews and found it be friendly, spotless and serving the finest breakfasts in the whole of the US. However Brad and Keith are the real 'stars' as for them nothing is too much trouble to ensure that your...

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TheLancasterBandB, Owner at The Lancaster Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for that but we really do feel that you the guest are the real stars. We are so very fortunate to have the best visitors that we can hope for. Your visit was indeed a highlight to our year, thanks for staying with us. Yours, Brad & Keith

Maryland
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Comfortable, spotless, friendly, and delicious are just some of the words that describe our stay at the Lancaster Bed and Breakfast. Brad and Keith made us feel so welcome and gave very helpful tips on downtown Lancaster, restaurants, and seeing the sights in the Amish countryside. We initially planned on a one-night stay, but extended our visit for an extra...

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TheLancasterBandB, Owner at The Lancaster Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

So very kind your words we do love spending time with great guests. Thank You so very much and we hope to see you again. Yours, Brad & Keith

Little Neck, New York
Reviewed 21 February 2017

For a last minute weekend getaway with my wife we decided to stay at the Lancaster after reading many positive reviews and we were not disappointed in any way. Ideally located at the edge of Lancaster city, it is close to downtown and one can easily go to sights in the countryside. The B&B is quaint and charming, nicely decorated...

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TheLancasterBandB, Owner at The Lancaster Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

It is our guests that make being Innkeepers a worthy venture. We are so very lucky to have guests that leave feeling like friends. Thank you for the generous words we look forward to seeing you again. Yours, Brad & Keith

Reviewed 15 February 2017

Other reviews will be more helpful and detailed if you are interested in what the house, rooms, and meals are like. All I can say is this, Brad and Keith are the tops, so much so that we have made it a yearly tradition (3 years running!) to stay for a weekend. These guys are just SO hospitable. They not...

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TheLancasterBandB, Owner at The Lancaster Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

You make me blush...we do love seeing you both each time you come to visit. Can't wait to see pics of the new addition. It is so very easy to do everything we can to make each of your visits the best. Hope all is good. Keep in touch. Yours, Brad & Keith

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Lancaster Bed and Breakfast is a Dutch Colonial style inn, built in 1912, conveniently located 1.5 miles from the center of the vibrant creative downtown and a short 5 minute drive to the inspiring Amish countryside. An evolving vintage boutique decor brings warmth and sophistication.  Your comfort is our first priority with in-step local information, personal dining (and marvelous breakfasts!). Wi-Fi keeps the business traveler at ease. Peaceful gardens and the nearby Conestoga River Greenway trail enhance your stay at The Lancaster, a marvelous get-away for work and play. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Lancaster Bed and Breakfast

Address: 1105 E King St, Lancaster, PA 17602-3233 (Formerly O'Flaherty's Dingeldein House)
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Lancaster County > Lancaster
Price Range: $155 - $263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“We stay in the Hawthorne room. I love the large old soaking tub.”
conniey915, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“loved the hawthorne because it had in-room bathroom. not sure if others do.”
BaltimoreLeeno, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The B&B is in a quiet neighbourhood and all rooms are well furnished.”
Isla1017Jane, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Each room is different, check the B&B website to see which room you may ike.”
ElGreco75, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“One of the 2nd floor rooms does not have an en suite. The room we stayed in on the third floor is quite a climb, but was very roomy.”
susiQ34683, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
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