Looking to plan a weekend getaway? You can get relaxation and adventure, without having to go too far from home. We are surrounded by beautiful destinations within just a couple hours of driving distance. If you prefer some nightlife and busy city streets we have getaways right here in Philly for you. The rich history of Bucks County includes Washington Crossing Historic Park, where George Washington made his famous crossing of the Delaware River. Across the river in Hunterdon, you’ll find picturesque countryside, quaint streets full of boutiques, art galleries and cozy cafes. For outdoor enthusiasts, Montco has numerous parks and trails with opportunities for hiking, biking and spending time in nature. Plus, we’ve included a couple of easy to get to spots down the shore and in the Poconos.


Victorian Bed & Breakfast in University City

The Gables
4520 Chester Ave, Philadelphia, PA | (215) 662-1918

The Gables is nestled in the heart of Philadelphia in a section known as University City. This is a residential community developed around the turn of the last century. It boasts an eclectic grouping of Victorian homes and Edwardian townhouses. University City’s location makes it a neighborhood for people from all walks of life, many of whom not only live but also work in the area. Center City Philadelphia is only minutes away by easy public transportation that stops right in front of the house. Philadelphia’s Convention Center, downtown shopping, museums and historic sites can all be reached in less than 15 minutes.

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Bucks County

1754 Historic Farmhouse Near New Hope, Doylestown and Lahaska

2024 Happening List Winner: Bed & Breakfast

Galvanized America Inn
6470 Durham Road, Pipersville, PA | (215) 766-7617

Galvanized America Inn & Art Gallery is located near New Hope, Doylestown and Lahaska – in the heart of beautiful Central Bucks County. The Inn is nestled on 6+ acres, a former farmstead for centuries, and now home to a lovingly renovated Bucks County bed and breakfast and micro-wedding venue providing the ultimate settings.

Modern amenities intertwin with local history, indulgent comfort and an enchanting bed and breakfast experience unlike any other. An award-winning escape in Bucks County, PA, the inn is a one-of-a-kind destination for luxurious relaxation, cultural exploration, and romantic escapes that are personalized to you.

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Historic Bucks County Inn Along the Delaware River

1740 House Country Inn
3690 River Road, Lumberville, PA | (215) 297-5661

The 1740 House Country Inn offers a classic motor lodge layout with the style and elegance of a historic Bucks County country inn. Located directly along the banks of the Delaware River in the historic village of Lumberville, the inn offers 23 guest rooms with in suite bath, riverfront views and private patio overlooking the river, along with complimentary wi-fi throughout the property. Guests are welcome to enjoy a light breakfast served daily from 8:30-9:30 am. All Inn guests are also welcome to dine or enjoy a cocktail along the river, Wednesday through Sunday, at our member’s only 1740 Club.

18th Century Stone Farmhouse

The Fox Briar Inn
300 Carousel Lane, Doylestown, PA | (215) 348-9725

The Inn at Fox Briar welcomes guests into a fully renovated 18th century stone farmhouse. Located in the heart of Bucks County, the three-story bed and breakfast is tucked away on 50 acres of preserved farmland. The private residence features eight guest bedrooms, four common rooms, a library that opens onto a bluestone terrace and garden lawn, a full chef’s kitchen, breakfast room with adjoining terrace. Outside, you’ll find rolling hills sweeping across three ponds, a restored barn and event venue, newly planted apple orchard and the Inn itself.

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Montgomery County

Family Getaway in Downtown Pottstown

Three Daughters Inn
1016 East High Street, Pottstown, PA | (610) 287-7828

The cozy three-suite Bed & Breakfast is located in historic Pottstown, PA within a short walk from The Hill School, and less than a mile from Tower Hospital and Downtown Pottstown. With its intimate scale, Three Daughters Inn B&B is a place where you will enjoy a comfortable room and quiet relaxation. The rooms offer king or queen beds, and two feature additional sleeping space for more than two guests. The craftsman styled common areas and guest lending library on the second floor are designed for reading and conversation. Enjoy a book while you relax on the front porch or a glass of lemonade on the back deck.

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Luxurious Farmhouse Chic

Normandy Farm
1401 Morris Road, Blue Bell, PA | (215) 616-8500

While the white stucco-covered walls that border the property are our most familiar attribute, the Manor House, Carriage House, and Gate Houses are rich in history and once relevant to another era’s lifestyle. The enchanting farmhouses welcome small and large groups to rent one or multiple rooms during your stay. Select rooms feature amenities and space for bridal party pampering or simply extra room to spread out and relax.

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Hunterdon County

1878 Victorian Inn in Frenchtown

2024 Happening List Winner: Bed & Breakfast

Widow McCrea House
53 Kingwood Ave, Frenchtown, NJ | (908) 996-4999

Spend romantic and restful evenings in the historic Delaware River village of Frenchtown, NJ. The Widow McCrea House is a charming 1878 Italianate Victorian Inn with luxurious lodging accommodations. Featuring a private cottage, gardens and patio, spacious suites and three elegant guest rooms. You’ll find fine period antiques, fireplaces, Jacuzzis, queen-size featherbed and private baths throughout. Children and dogs are welcome.

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Ultimate Countryside Retreat

Chimney Hill Estate Inn
207 Goat Hill Road, Lambertville, NJ | (609) 397-1516

Live the country life to the fullest at Chimney Hill Bed & Breakfast while basking in luxurious accommodations. Enjoy an array of amenities that enable you to be as connected as you want to be, or disconnect completely. The choice is yours because Chimney Hill gives you the freedom, the opportunity, to create the kind of escape you want and need. The Inn is ideally situated for morning, afternoon and evening drives along the Delaware River. Easy access to quaint river towns, shopping, art galleries, wineries and fine dining.

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The Poconos

Family-Friendly Resort in the Pocono Mountains

Woodloch Resort
731 Welcome Lake Rd, Hawley, PA | (570) 685-8000

The Woodloch Resort offers 160 guest rooms that can accommodate up to 6 people in each and 70 privately owned vacation rental homes. Bring family and friends together and make lifelong memories during your stay. There are over 30 activities run by the social department as well as various amenities across the campus. Entertainment includes jugglers, musicians, acrobats, cover bands, DJs and more.

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More Places to Explore

  • Camp Pocono Pines

  • Ferncrest Campground

  • Mountaintop Lodge at Lake Naomi

  • The Ledges Hotel

  • Great Wolf Lodge

  • Camelback Resort

Down the Shore

Elegant and Sophisticated B&B in Cape May

The Harrison
613 Columbia Avenue, Cape May, NJ | (609) 884-4948

The Harrison is a romantic bed and breakfast built in 1867, renovated to include the highest level of modern amenities, while keeping its distinctive Victorian charm. The Harrison offers 7 King rooms and 9 Queen rooms all uniquely and meticulously decorated. With breakfasts made to order, afternoon tea, complimentary beverages, a beautiful gift shop, bicycles, beach bags and beach chairs, a peaceful English garden, and many more upscale amenities, you may never want to leave.

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