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    Historic Smithton Inn

    900 W Main St, Ephrata, PA 17522-1328
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    Reviewed 6 June 2014

    My husband and I very much enjoyed our time at The Smithton Inn, which was our base as we explored Lancaster County. We would happily stay there again. A description from their website says it is a place “where historic charm combines with modern comfort...More

    Thank Judy H
    Reviewed 29 May 2014

    I mistakenly thought that I would be staying in a rural area. Ephrata is fairly large, and the location of the Smithton Inn was at the corner of a major highway and a road that went to a local school. There was heavy traffic all...More

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    Response from HistoricSmithton, Owner at Historic Smithton InnResponded 6 January 2015

    One of the things I like most about Trip Advisor is that it can help people find the B&B that’s best suited to them… as “wonderful” as we are, I have no doubt that the Historic Smithton Inn doesn’t suite EVERYONE’S taste. We’re a great...More

    Reviewed 28 May 2014 via mobile

    We chose this inn because of its personal historic significance. This 1763 inn was in business as a tavern/inn at that time when 3 of my great-great-great grandparents were living right here. Knew we just HAD to come for the history. However, what we found...More

    Thank WorldTravelers1218
    Reviewed 24 May 2014

    Our 2 night stay at the Inn was very comfortable and pleasant. The house displays the historic charm with all the modern conveniences. The Breakfasts were delicious and Rebecca and Dave were very helpful with recommendations for attractions and dinner locations. When we make another...More

    Thank Ed T
    Reviewed 22 May 2014

    We made a short road trip to Amish Pennsylvania from family visit in New Jersey in late March - weather still poor and snow flurries forecast. We chose to stay at Ephrata and were pleased with our choice. This B and B was very close...More

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    Hurst House Bed & Breakfast
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    Hampton Inn & Suites Ephrata - Mountain Springs
    699 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Ephrata
     
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
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    • US$158 - US$185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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