The Historic Smithton Inn

The Historic Smithton Inn, built in 1763, is one of the oldest bed and breakfasts in Lancaster County. This historic stone mansion, with its spacious guest rooms and lovely gardens, strikes the perfect balance between historic charm and modern comfort. Restaurants, shops and historic sites are all close jaunts from the Historic Smithton Inn.

Amenities include an onsite Wine Bar that features live music from 5 – 8 pm every Friday & Saturday (Wine & Dine dinner menu available). The innkeeper serves absolutely delicious breakfasts each morning, and if you need help planning your day, concierge and activity recommendations are offered. There are Tesla and Clipper Creek chargers for electric vehicles. Standard check in is at 4:00 p.m. and check out is at 11:00 am. When possible, both are flexible, by prior arrangement. Movies, books and games are available to borrow at the front desk, easily forgotten toiletry items, (toothbrush, shaving cream, sewing kits, etc) are also available.

Each of our well-appointed guest rooms features a hand-crafted Queen or King-sized bed, topped with hand-sewn quilts, sheets you'll fall in love with and heaped with pillows. They all have a flat screen TV / DVD player, clock radio, working fireplace and sitting area with desk, private bathroom, some with jetted spa tub and shower. In-room amenities also include shampoo, soap, and lotion, spa-quality towels and robes, hair dryer, make up & full length mirror and complimentary snacks & bottled water.

We have one pet-friendly / kid-friendly suite and one pet-friendly / kid-friendly guest house.


  • On-site Parking
  • Pet Friendly
  • Wifi Available
  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Private Bath
  • Open For Business


Open for Business

The Historic Smithton Inn

900 W Main St, Ephrata, PA 17522

  • PHONE: (717) 733-6094