Aaron Burr House Bed and Breakfast Inn is an 1873 “Painted Lady” Victorian charmer located one block from the vibrant center of New Hope, PA in historic Bucks County. Each one of the inn's accommodations has a distinct personality, hand painted/stenciled by a New Hope artist and feature antiques, private bathrooms, air conditioners, color cable TV, free Wi-Fi connections and free on-site parking. Most have brass ceiling fans, and some have lace canopy four poster beds and/or fireplace. Private pool and tennis club privileges for guests too. Rated and approved by AAA (three diamonds), and MOBIL TRAVEL GUIDE (three stars). Serving business and leisure travelers since 1990. Conviently located on the express bus line from New York City; located midway between NYC and Philadelphia and 3 hours from Baltimore/DC Metro area. Open Year Round.
"A New Hope treasure. Innkeepers make stay as pleasant as surroundings"
Here are 2 songs from the Broadway hit "Hamilton" which feature the character of Aaron Burr.
Forget Hamilton, Burr Is the Real
Hero: read this article to learn more about what political
ideas Burr stood for.
"Fresh is best" is the innkeepers' motto regarding the baked from scratch multi-course breakfast, which is served daily (complimentary) in the Dining Room or in the privacy of your own bedroom.
"Breakfast - in - Bed was a real treat, especially since it was our first trip in 6 years without the kids" (Lee and Brian)
Please advise your innkeeper at the time of reservation if you have a food allergy or special dietary restrictions.
Home baked goodies and refreshments are served to all upon arrival. A special Afternoon Tea with your Innkeeper is served Saturdays (and holiday Sundays). View some of our most requested recipes
Private Pool & Tennis Club
Gardeners and plant enthusiasts alike enjoy New Hope's "Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve" at all times of the year. In mid - September, the Tohicon Garden Club holds its annual standard "Tohickon Flower Show " in conjunction with the "Bucks County Antiques Show." Also in September is the much celebrated "Heronswood Fall Planting Open" at the private Fordhork Farm. Many plants for sale are from Heronswood's private library of unusual and treasured species, as well as uncommon gathered-in-the-wild plants not available to the general public as well as not-yet-released Heronswood - bred hellebores. Of course, the grand indoor "Philadelphia Flower Show" is held every year in March. "Longwood Gardens" is another premier destination in the region. Make your Reservations now. Click Here for more links to Bucks County Gardens.
A recent Guest wrote:
Travel bloggers Katie and Jesse recently uploaded this video onto YouTube about the Wedgwood Inn of New Hope and our adjacent Umpleby House and Aaron Burr House Inn.
Haunted New Hope: The Ghost of Aaron Burr
An 'under cover' guide recently stayed and blogged the ghostly-going-ons....read all about it at boroughsofthedead.com
New nationally published book and blog on Pennsylvania travel touts the "Wedgwood Inns" as the place to stay in New Hope!
Pennsylvania has more than its share of interesting bed & breakfast inns. At the1870 Wedgwood Inn (pictured above) in New Hope, the innkeepers proudly point out a trap door leading to a tunnel that was once part of the Philadelphia-Quaker Underground Railroad network before leading guests to their elegant, Victorian-era rooms.
Specialized Guided Tours of Bucks County
Our favorites include: an escorted Food Tour, and an escorted Winery/Brewery Tour, An Evening Walking Ghost Tour of New Hope, a self-guided tour of the Lavender Farm Estate, a factory tour of the Christmas Gallery at Byer's Choice, and the tour of the Woodworking Compound of George Nakashima.
Click Here to view details about the cost, timing, etc., of each of these very special tours.
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