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Lititz Cottage - Single Family Home Located in Lititz
4.9/5Exceptional! (112 reviews)
Quiet getaway

"Beautiful cottage on a quiet street across the road from a park and beside a creek. Perfect for our needs."…"

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2020

Lititz Cottage - Single Family Home Located in Lititz
Family Friendly, Outdoor Lovers Paradise, Hikers Dream, Serenity Setting
4.9/5Exceptional! (164 reviews)
Peaceful & quiet!

"We had the best stay here! Very nice home. Fantastic amenities and layout of the home. You can see that the owner has invested a great deal of time and effort in making this home very comfortable for guests. Everything was of high quality. The beds were very comfortable. Sleeping was fantastic! AC ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

Family Friendly, Outdoor Lovers Paradise, Hikers Dream, Serenity Setting
Family Friendly 1850s-era Farm Cottage
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4.9/5Exceptional! (57 reviews)
Incredible Experience!

"This cottage my family and I considered to be a beautiful, charming, and a serene retreat. In this uneasy time my family and I were able to spend such a beautiful time together. Kimberly's hospitality and good will will be long remembered. From the first time walking into the cottage we felt at home ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2020

Family Friendly 1850s-era Farm Cottage
"lake House" ~ North: Waterfront Retreat, Viewing Eagles & Sunsets
4.8/5Exceptional! (58 reviews)
Wonderful getaway

"The property has a beautiful view. We saw lots of bald eagles and butterflies. The house is spacious and has all you need. Just bring clothes and food. There are some restaurants but it is about 15-20 minutes away. The property manager was easy to reach and helpful. My family is already planning ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2020

"lake House" ~ North: Waterfront Retreat, Viewing Eagles & Sunsets
Kellers Historic Home Center Square Strasburg one Mile of Sight and Sound
4.8/5Exceptional! (43 reviews)
Lovely Home

"The home is such an historic treasure. The area has many things to see and do. It is a nice town to walk around in."…"

Reviewed on Dec 4, 2019

Kellers Historic Home Center Square Strasburg one Mile of Sight and Sound
White Horse Guest Home W/pool / hot tub
4.8/5Exceptional! (79 reviews)
PERFECT HOUSE

"Our stay was amazing!! The house was roomy, clean and nicer than the pictures. It is also in a great location. The owners answered all our questions promptly and were a pleasure to deal with. My kids are begging me to go back!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2020

White Horse Guest Home W/pool / hot tub
Osceola Mill House B&B
3 out of 5
313 Osceola Mill Road, Gordonville, PA
The price is $130 per night
4.8/5Exceptional! (139 reviews)

"Charming home, delicious food (catered to vegetarians), the best towels, friendly hosts."…"

Reviewed on Dec 31, 2019

Osceola Mill House B&B
Historic Schoeneck Hotel B&B LLC
3 out of 5
4 South King St., Stevens, PA
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4.7/5Exceptional! (46 reviews)

"People very friendly and helpful. Room a little small"…"

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2019

Historic Schoeneck Hotel B&B LLC
Blue Rock Bed and Breakfast
3 out of 5
72 Blue Rock Rd, Millersville, PA
The price is $128 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (30 reviews)
Wonderful stay!

"Nice comfortable homey place to stay. Owners are very welcoming & treat you like family. Awesome homemade breakfasts, with locally sourced ingredients. The Breakfast Table conversations are really great!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2019

Blue Rock Bed and Breakfast
Bird In Hand Village Inn & Suites
3 out of 5
2695 Old Philadelphia Pike, Bird In Hand, PA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $118 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (444 reviews)

"Stayed in the standard room. Nice room, no issues except the water pressure was very low. Would stay here again. Friendly staff."…"

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2020

Bird In Hand Village Inn & Suites
1777 Americana Inn
3 out of 5
301 West Main Street, Ephrata, PA
The price is $125 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (86 reviews)

"We enjoyed the beauty of the old building and marveled how well it is up kept . The attached brew pub was very friendly and food was great. The owners are very cordial and welcoming. We thoroughly enjoyed our morning breakfast. It was delicious. We look forward to staying here again."…"

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2019

1777 Americana Inn
Lancaster Arts Hotel
3.5 out of 5
300 Harrisburg Ave, Lancaster, PA
The price is $129 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (800 reviews)

"Lee and Kelly were exceptional! Housekeeping staff went the extra mile."…"

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2020

Lancaster Arts Hotel
The Inn At Leola Village, a Historic Hotel of America
4 out of 5
38 Deborah Dr, Leola, PA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $170 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (659 reviews)

"We decided to stay local for a get away and we were not disappointed. Our room was spacious and clean and the staff excellent in caring for our needs."…"

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2020

The Inn At Leola Village, a Historic Hotel of America
Cork Factory Hotel
3 out of 5
480 New Holland Avenue Suite 3000, Lancaster, PA
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The price is $116 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (993 reviews)

"The cork was very clean. Friendly staff. Will revisit"…"

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

Cork Factory Hotel
Strasburg Village Inn
2 out of 5
1 West Main St., Strasburg, PA
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4.4/5Excellent! (211 reviews)
Nice accommodations

"Our stay was just a quick overnight stay but we were very pleased with the accommodations. The room was very nice and comfortable. We left before breakfast but it looked like they would have served a nice breakfast."…"

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2019

Strasburg Village Inn
Cameron Estate Inn & Restaurant
3.5 out of 5
1855 Mansion Ln, Mount Joy, PA
The price is $159 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (39 reviews)

"We absolutely loved our stay at the Cameron Estate Inn. The staff was extremely friendly, the food was incredible (for both dinner and breakfast), and the property was lovely. The room was also comfortable and cute! Just what we needed. We will definitely be back."…"

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2019

Cameron Estate Inn & Restaurant
Clarion Inn Strasburg - Lancaster
2.5 out of 5
1400 Historic Drive, Strasburg, PA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $63 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (994 reviews)

"This was our fourth time staying here, and was much different due to covid. the room was large and the bed nice. Breakfast was "touchless" but necessarily simple. I missed our normal breakfast in their sun room! We will be staying again next year for our annual visit to the quilting shops. As a plus ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2020

Clarion Inn Strasburg - Lancaster
Wyndham Lancaster Resort & Convention Center
3 out of 5
2300 Lincoln Hwy E, Route 30, Lancaster, PA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $110 per night
3.5/5Good! (39 reviews)

"Great experience would recommend this to anyone with kids"…"

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2020

Wyndham Lancaster Resort & Convention Center
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About Lancaster Historic Hotels

When you go on a Lancaster trip out of town, it's easy to pick a chain you are familiar with, or a modern hotel. You may be used to your room having all the familiar amenities. But sometimes opting to stay in a more distinguished location can enrich your holiday. A stay in a Lancaster historic hotel still provides you with a well-appointed room and one with tons of personality. Moreover, it allows you to surround yourself in Lancaster's past.

If These Walls Could Talk

A visit to one of these Lancaster traditional hotels can give you a feel for a past period as soon as you pass through the front door. With Old-word style facades and addresses in the heart of the city, you'll soon understand what makes Lancaster bucket-list worthy. Don't worry, you aren't required to live like the hotel's past guest. Although these accommodations may be historic, they have many modern amenities to help you keep in touch or relax during your holiday. You will find rooms furnished with a cozy bed and just about everything you'll want for a marvelous visit.

After you've explored the hotel's grounds, you can check out the prominent landmarks and art galleries to take in more of the region's culture. You can start your adventure by visiting noteworthy sites like Fulton Opera House and James Buchanan House. Both are a terrific way to not only learnmore about Fulton Opera House, but also find out what other great adventures this area offers. You can also scan through Expedia's comment section. You may learn about tips on what else there is to do or a fine place to eat. Additionally, the hotel's staff can to direct you to some local favorites or the best-kept secrets in Lancaster

Your Lancaster Hotel Is Waiting

Lancaster has 188 vintage hotels that exude the feel and look of another era. Some of these hotel rooms are where influential actors may have stayed. You are sure to reserve a place possessing all the amenities and the antique charm you wish for. If you are hoping to stay in one of these vintage hotels, reserve soon, or you could miss out on a one-of-a kind accommodation.

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect on my historical trip to Lancaster?
A visit to the significant historical sites in Lancaster is likely at the top of your sightseeing itinerary. Be sure to check out the array of shops and acclaimed theater scene while you’re here. You can also discover the fascinating museums in this quaint area.
What's the best accommodation in Lancaster to learn about local history?
Based on our travel expertise, Cork Factory Hotel is a top 3-star hotel for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features a restaurant and free WiFi. Amish Farm and House is a short 10-minute drive away. A couple of other options to soak up the local history include Bird In Hand Village Inn & Suites and Clarion Inn Strasburg - Lancaster.
How many historically relevant hotels are there in Lancaster?
Lancaster is home to 188 hotel accommodations bookable on Expedia, including 75 designated as historic hotels or close to historic sites.
What are the most important historical places and other sights to visit in Lancaster?
Lancaster is notable for landmarks like Fulton Theater, Amish Farm and House, and Ephrata Cloister. Known for its theaters and live music, cultural venues include Sight and Sound Theatre, American Music Theatre Lancaster, and Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre. Other popular sights include Dutch Wonderland and Spooky Nook Sports.
What is a historic hotel like in Lancaster?
Guests who choose historic hotels have a chance to stay in a place that’s been recognized with a national historic designation. Historic hotels throughout the world have had many former lives and uses, such as palaces, castles, stately homes or even lodges, pubs, or skyscrapers — any building that’s been identified as being of special interest. These types of hotels in Lancaster usually retain original elements like traditional architecture and period features within the guestrooms or public spaces.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
The two are similar. “Historic hotel” is a term often used in the U.S., while you’ll often hear “heritage hotel” in Asia and Europe. Historic hotels tend to emphasize the architecture and building. A heritage hotel draws meaning mainly from the cultural value and how it influenced the community.
Do historic hotels in Lancaster have modern facilities?
Yes. Every effort is made to preserve the historic aspects and traditions, but hotel interiors are fitted with modern conveniences and safety features. Guests can expect the amenities you’d get from a hotel such as WiFi, heating and air conditioning, and updated bathroom facilities. In Lancaster, booking a historic hotel doesn’t mean you’re choosing a place that’s rundown.

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