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Historic Smithton Inn

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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Brought my fiancé for her birthday weekend. Stayed in the wonderful Tailor’s Cottage. Large living room downstairs with a kitchenette next to it. A screened porch off the kitchenette. A really cool bedroom up stairs with an updated modern bathroom attached. We love this place!...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Whenever we're in town for an auction and Adamstown antiquing, we always stay at the Historic Smithton. We have stayed in just about every room at this point, and sampled many breakfasts. The Inn has a historic but unpretentious vibe, inviting and friendly. There is...More

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Response from HistoricSmithton, Owner at Historic Smithton InnResponded 30 July 2017

As always, thank you SO much!!! It's guests like you guys that keep this job fun! We look forward to your next trip our way!!! ~Rebecca

Reviewed 30 October 2017

My husband and I (and Labrador) just returned from a one night get-a-way at the Smithton Inn in Ephrata, Pa. Many years ago when the Inn was under different ownership, we spent every New Years Eve at the Inn but we haven't been back in...More

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Response from HistoricSmithton, Owner at Historic Smithton InnResponded 2 November 2017

Hi Deborah!!! It was so wonderful meeting you and your husband (and your dog too of course!). It's so fun for us to host guests who came here years before with the previous owners... we enjoy showing off the updates and hearing stories from your...More

Reviewed 23 October 2017

Cozy, quaint, quiet, CLEAN and I don't think I've ever had a better breakfast anywhere! Rebecca loves to cook, and you won't leave hungry! The handmade quilts on the beds are the perfect touch to cuddle you off to sleep. I have and will continue...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

I never do reviews, but when I find s gem of a locally owned and operated place I think it is time I start. I was in town because of mechanical failure of a rather large hard to get parts for vehicle. When I was...More

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Response from HistoricSmithton, Owner at Historic Smithton InnResponded 25 September 2017

Oh John! I KNEW I should have just driven up to get you despite you telling me you prefered to walk! As much as you enjoyed your stay with us, we enjoyed having you as our guest!! You were so appreciative of all the small...More

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Amenities
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
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Price range
US$143 - US$181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$143 - US$181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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"Tailor's Cottage is Pet Friendly and has private entrance. Room has screened porch as well."
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"ALL the rooms have handmade quilts on the beds, I stayed in the BLUE room."
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"all rooms will meet your expectations."
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"The Crimson Room is perfect. With a sofa, work space and huge bathroom. The fire place is the icing on the..."
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