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Ardmore, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
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Reviewed 6 April 2015

Diane and Scott are so hospitable and the food, room and ambiance are top rate. We have every thing we needed and enjoyed the communal breakfast. The food is fabulous; Diane is a wonderful cook and both her and Scott make sure your food requests are exactly what you want.

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DianeandScott, Owner at EJ Bowman House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking time to review us. We really enjoy having guests into our home, and evidently it shows! Your mention of the food is much appreciated, because we really do want our guests to be extremely happy with all that we provide. Thanks again for the review. More 

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Reviewed 1 April 2015

Our stay at the EJ Bowman House was great. Scott and Dianne keep a lovely inn. The home is beautiful, welcoming and the hosts are friendly. The beds were the most comfortable we stayed in during our 10-day whirlwind tour through the region, and the jacuzzi tub was essential for revitalizing our travel-weary selves. Breakfast was tasty and we highly... More 

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DianeandScott, Owner at EJ Bowman House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. We hope that Franklin and Marshall ends up being high on your college list so that you can return to visit. You were all a delight to meet and were part of a very good breakfast group that weekend! Thanks again! More 

Waynesboro, Pennsylvania
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35 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2015 via mobile

Stayed at the EJ Bowman House for a week, had a wonderful time here. Diane and Scott are attentive and friendly hosts. Common rooms are beautiful, make sure you take time to check out the murals painted on the walls. The rooms are lovely and comfortable. Gas fireplaces in each bedroom and heated tile floors in the bathrooms were especially... More 

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DianeandScott, Owner at EJ Bowman House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us, and for being honest. There is some street noise at various time, but remember, a house like this that was built in the 1860's for an esteemed doctor had to be built for easy access. We hope as you stated, that we more than made up for that with our beautiful... More 

Lubbock, Texas
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 27 March 2015

We had a Fun and Delightful time. We stayed 2 nights here as we toured the Amish country and went to Sites and Sounds. We so enjoyed the other guest staying there and loved visiting each morning with Diane. The hospitality is GREAT!!! We would love to go back again!!! PS.....It was Spotless Clean!!!

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DianeandScott, Owner at EJ Bowman House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind review. We thoroughly enjoyed having you both stay with us, it was a lot of conversation and laughing! Please come see us again someday. More 

Annapolis, Maryland
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2015

A lovely weekend stay for our family of four at the EJ Bowman house. We loved the beautiful and spacious 3rd floor suite, especially the truly comfortable beds! The whole house is nicely maintained, and little details are put in place to maximize guest comfort. The most unique part would be the excellent way that our hosts handled the community... More 

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DianeandScott, Owner at EJ Bowman House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you very much for a kind review. When you have a full house and all the hot and cold drink options that we do, you have to have a good idea where to seat guests that you can serve drinks and food(based on dietary restrictions), in an orderly fashion. But you are also correct that at a community table,... More 

Reston, Virginia
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4 reviews
Reviewed 21 March 2015

We stayed during the Lancaster Quilt Week show. The location was an easy commute, the food DELICIOUS, and the hospitality outstanding. Every comfort was provided, even a snack kitchen for use off hours. Don't hesitate to make a reservation here. You'll love it.

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DianeandScott, Owner at EJ Bowman House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. Quilt week certainly is a boon for business, and we seem to get great guests year after year! We look forward to your return someday. Thanks again. More 

Midland, Michigan
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222 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2015

If you are planning a trip to Lancaster, and like pampering, coziness, and hospitality, you need to stay at this Bed and Breakfast. There is a beautiful gourmet breakfast each morning, and Scott and Diane are very accommodating with special requests. There are snacks available 24/7. Freshly baked cookies, a microwave and refrigerator, fresh ice too. You will be pampered... More 

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DianeandScott, Owner at EJ Bowman House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for the review, we can't express enough gratitude when guests enjoy the house as much as the two of you did. We hope you get back in the summer next trip when the gardens are in full bloom! Very relaxing........... More 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 18 February 2015

We stayed two nights over a cold and snowy Valentines weekend. This home is lovingly care for, as were we as guests. It is in a great location between Lititz and Lancaster, only a few miles from each center of town, and the perfect stop to enjoy the entire area.This place is sparkling clean, tastfully restored with beautiful window treatments,... More 

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DianeandScott, Owner at EJ Bowman House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you very much for an elaborate review. We are so happy that you enjoyed all the amenities here at the E J Bowman House. Also, the gardens are very nice in the "warmer" months, with the pub tables set up by the fish pond it makes a relaxing area. Your presence at our breakfast table made for a wonderful... More 

Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 31 January 2015

A stay at this Bed & Breakfast will keep you coming back again. It did for us, and we just live 2 miles down the road! :) My husband and I like getting away every once in awhile just to spend some alone time together. We heard it would be snowing the weekend we stayed, and since we didn't live... More 

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DianeandScott, Owner at EJ Bowman House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us! As much as you mention our customer service, it is very easy when you have outgoing guests, which you are. We really try hard to give our guests what they want, which in your case was a respite from the winter and a good breakfast. Our home is always... More 

1 review
Reviewed 22 January 2015

Scott and Diane are very warm and welcoming folks! We were looking for somewhere to stay so we could spend my daughters birthday with her. She and her boyfriend are students at York College. We very much enjoyed our stay. Our room was fabulous!! Would recommend it highly

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DianeandScott, Owner at EJ Bowman House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We really do enjoy running a bed and breakfast, so to be warm and welcoming is not a problem for us. We also benefit from our wonderful guests, like organizing the DVD's alphabetically(thank you!), to learning about our guests careers and interests. You are most welcome in our home anytime! Thanks again. More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
As your hosts, the O'Donnells welcome discerning travelers to where good tastes and elegance are at home for you in their circa 1860 Italianate home (big yellow house). 4 deluxe rooms and a suite (with whirlpool), modern conveniences, full homemade breakfasts and a lovely garden offer you the perfect Lancaster getaway with Hershey, Gettysburg and Philadelphia each a simple day trip away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about EJ Bowman House Bed and Breakfast

Address: 2672 Lititz Pike # 4, Lancaster, PA 17601-3724
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Lancaster County > Lancaster
Price Range: $181 - $198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — EJ Bowman House Bed and Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Just ask Diane if you have some special wishes.”
 of 5 bubbles alainschauber, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“For less noise, choose the room facing the back (Starts with a W!) For the best bed, the Hauck room.”
 of 5 bubbles eslmavin, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Each room is unique, and the photos on the website are accurate. All are delightful.”
 of 5 bubbles judithd572, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“long climb to the third floor suite but worth it”
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