Welcome to Churchtown
Inn Bed and Breakfast
in Lancaster, PA
Innkeepers Jim and Chris Farr invite you to their lovingly restored 18th-century fieldstone mansion for an unforgettable bed and breakfast experience in the heart of Pennsylvania’s Dutch Country. Listed on the National Register of Historic places, this handsome fieldstone mansion sits in the middle of rolling hills and farmlands in the quaint village of Churchtown.
Picturesque rolling hills and farmlands, the sounds of horse-drawn Amish buggies, and the scents of surrounding farm country impart a serene sensory experience for a perfect getaway in Lancaster County, PA. Come to the Inn for a little bit of romance or relaxation, take part in one of our Murder Mystery Weekends, host your Wedding Vow Renewal Ceremony or other special event, or simply come to explore the area’s activities and learn more about our Country’s history in nearby Philadelphia and historic locations.
Nine unique guestrooms offer historic charm with modern-day amenities, large, cozy beds with luxurious linens and Lancaster County Amish quilts. Each immaculate room boasts a private bath, antique furnishings, air-conditioning, televisions, and some have fireplaces for the colder seasons. Cottages are also available for a more private retreat, and dogs are welcome in both.The scent of freshly brewed coffee beckons guests to the glass-enclosed garden room for an award-winning four-course breakfast each morning and to enjoy views of the mature gardens, the murmur of the waterfall pond, sweeping views of the Amish and Mennonite farmlands, and chatting with the other guests.
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OPEN THE DRAGON
On Fridays, the Green Dragon, Lancaster’s favorite local farmer’s market, is the place to be. Green Dragon’s open-air market sits humbly on a spacious 60-acre site in the heart of Dutch Country. Since the local farmer’s market started in 1932, it’s grown to become one of the largest flea markets on the East Coast. With seven large market buildings and dozens of small vendors, you’re sure to find whatever it is you’re looking for at this Lancaster farmer’s market all in indoor comfort. Use our website to learn more about our unique vendors, auctions, and foods.
LONGWOOD GARDENS INDOORS AND OUT
Did you know that Longwood Gardens has tons of indoor flower displays? Not nearly as crowded and you can enjoy a delicious meal at their very nice restaurant. Breathtaking collections of orchids are displayed in vivid baskets, columns, orbs, and more fanciful forms during the Orchid Extravaganza at Longwood Gardens. Timed admission tickets are required.
HAVE YOU BEEN ON THIS CHARMING TRAIN?
This is a great time to take a train ride through the Lancaster Countryside.
During the relaxing 45-minute train ride, you can soak in the scenery as you travel through Lancaster County’s picturesque farmland. The authentic steam train offers seating in their Presidential, First-Class, Coach, and Open-Air Cars. No matter how you choose to take your journey, it will be an experience to remember.