Elegant comforts for discerning travelers
Welcome to the E. J. Bowman House, an historic 1860 Italianate, located in the heart of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Amish country. Our home offers guests the perfect B&B choice for their stay with four deluxe rooms, and a suite. Each privately keyed room has an ensuite bathroom, as well as contemporary amenities, and free secure Wi-Fi. Diane and Scott welcome you to our restored home.
Start your day with our noted homemade breakfast, which uses local foods served in outstanding fashion, and with careful attention to dietary concerns. Each breakfast offers fresh fruit, a ‘pastry’ delight, an entrée with a meat side, fresh healthy juice choices, teas, coffee, decaf or hot chocolate.
19th century ambiance with modern conveniences
Our common rooms include an elegant parlor with ceiling mural and a gas fireplace, a spacious dining room, a comfortable den with vast CD and DVD libraries, and a kitchenette where you find daily treats.. Exquisite murals depicting 19th century Lancaster County line the grand master staircase.
Our second floor offers four deluxe ensuite bedrooms, while the third floor is an entire two-room suite, and a large bathroom with a whirlpool tub surrounded by a Tuscan mural. All bedrooms have a gas fireplace, a desk with chair, sitting area, a color TV/DVD with cable TV service, a CD/radio/alarm, and air conditioning. All private bathrooms have glassed enclosed showers and heated tile floors. Conveniences include: cozy robes, a hair-dryer, available ironing service, lint removers, personal goat milk soaps, and shampoo/conditioner/lotion.
Your Lancaster County getaway/stay
Planning your Lancaster County stay starts here with immediate access to the farmland, the farmers’ markets, and cultural villages. We will help create your special getaway, unique family events, or a business/university stay. We will suggest dining and touring options, and provide directions throughout Lancaster County for shopping, crafts, theater happenings, antiques, artistic/historical/cultural events, as well as Amish/Mennonite venues.
Our home has easy access to, and is near the bus/Amtrak train station, the airports (Lancaster and Harrisburg), and biking countryside with our selected touring maps.