Come and stay in our beautiful Southern Chester County, Pa. home. Near U of D, Chadds Ford and Brandywine attractions surrounded by horse farms and wineries. Let us welcome you with the comfort and warmth
of home by sharing ours with you.
Relax and enjoy the privacy of your own room and bath on your getaway in our warm, comfortable home, located close to Longwood Gardens, Winterthur, Brandywine River Museum and many other Brandywine Valley and Delaware destinations. Centrally located 15 minutes to our north is downtown Kennett Square, a great small town for shopping, restaurants or a relaxing stroll. Also 15 minutes south to Newark, Delaware, another great little town full of boutique shops, great restaurants and the University of Delaware.
This is a large comfortable room featuring a queen size bed with a feather mattress topper for your enjoyment. There is a small reading or sitting area near the window with an overhead light. The room is at the opposite end of the hall from the master and is very private. Guests have private use of the hall bath when only one room is rented.
We also have a very comfortable futon in another room available for more than two guests traveling together. The "additional people" fee covers use of this room at a discounted rate than when the futon room is booked alone.
*****Coffee, tea and light continental breakfast provided
The preferred check-in time is 4-7 PM but we can be flexible.
There is an in-room flat screen television for use with your Netflix, Amazon Prime, or Hulu subscription. If you would like to watch cable or local channels, you are welcome to join us in the family room.
We live on 1 acre of ground that is 6-26 minutes to everything that the area has to offer.
15 Minutes to TAX FREE SHOPPING in Delaware :0)
***We are 15 minutes to the University of Delaware Campus
***For the Wine enthusiast:
Paradocx Vineyard- 2.8 miles (6 minutes)
Kreutz Creek Vineyard-3.3 miles (9 minutes)
Borderland Vineyard- 2.5 miles (6 minutes)
Va La Vineyard-7.9 miles (15 minutes)
Flickerwood Tasting Room-13.7 miles (21 minutes)
Chadds Ford Winery-18.1 miles (26 minutes)
Galer Estate Vineyard/ Winery-16.4 mi. (24 minutes)
Attractions Within 20 minutes:
*Brandywine River Museum
*Pennsbury Antique Mall
*Northbrook Canoe Company
***For the outdoor enthusiast: (within 10 minutes)
-White Clay Creek State Park (walking, fishing, horse and bike trails)
-Fairhill State Park and Nature Center (walking, fishing, horse and bike trails)
*****We have very sweet cats who do not go in the bedrooms, but if you are allergic or really hate cats, this is not the place for you to stay. We do not allow other pets.*******
Guests are welcome to share hosts family room with TV or to relax privately in the formal living room. Drinks and small food items may be kept in refrigerator. Free wifi, linens provided. There is a hair dryer and extras like shampoo etc. if you forgot to bring yours.
We have a large, beautiful property with a lot of privacy to enjoy our gardens and yard when the weather permits. Guests are welcome to enjoy their
time outdoors on our pergola or deck.
Interaction with guests
We are an artistic couple. My husband is a musician and I am a painter/potter who works at home in my studio behind the house. We will enjoy the company of our guests who wish to interact and respect the privacy of those who don't.
Guests are always welcome to visit my studio or converse with me if they see me working.
Other things to note
Please remember that we are opening up our home. It's ok if you are brand new to airbnb and don't have any reviews yet but If you don't have a clear profile picture of yourself and have not taken the time to share a little about yourself in your profile or posted references, please don't expect us to accept your request.
We are a smoke free house. Guests may smoke outdoors but please do not leave cigarette butts on the property. The carpet upstairs is brand new so we ask that you confine eating to any downstairs rooms or outside. (weather permitting). The refrigerator is available to store leftovers or drinks. We prefer that you do not cook but are welcome to use the microwave or toaster oven. Please do not invite anyone to our home.
Al and I live in beautiful Southern Chester County Pa. the home of idyllic countryside, wineries, horse farms and cow farms. I am a potter, painter and children's book author/illustrator. Al is a musician by night and title examiner by day. We have one amazing daughter and 3 sweet kitties. I have a home studio where I create my work. Hope to see you soon! Karen