About the property
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- Minimum Stay1 - 3 nights
Cottage, 3 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 5)
Welcome to the Covered Bridge Cottage of Lancaster County, a charming getaway nestled in the woods on the bank of the Cocalico Creek. During its colorful past the cottage operated as a prohibition speakeasy and a fisherman's cottage. Today it’s a quaint abode perfect for a romantic getaway or quiet weekend with friends. Marrying the beauty of the past with a simple, modern style, this century-old home includes unique details like wood floors, peaked ceilings and exposed peg and beam construction. We invite you to cozy-up and make yourself comfortable by the gas fireplace in the living room. Or take in the view of the historic Zook’s Mill Covered Bridge from the sunlit dining porch. Enjoy a relaxing dip in the secluded outdoor hot tub. Sit on the porch swing and listen to the songbirds while admiring the beauty of the surrounding Amish farmland. Or kick up your feet by the creekside fire pit.
Additionally, we encourage you to sample the variety of unforgettable experiences that Lancaster County has to offer. Whether you prefer exploring the rich history of the Amish or the fresh, contemporary vibes of Lancaster City, our area has something for everyone. From delicious eats to endless shopping venues, invigorating hiking trails to art museums, and buggy rides to amusement parks, the opportunities for a memorable trip are endless. We’re located 35 minutes from Hershey, a little over an hour from Philadephia, an hour and a half from Baltimore and Gettysburg, and just over 2 hours from New York City and Atlantic City. Visit http://www.discoverlancaster.com/index.asp for more information on planning your trip.
Keywords: Cottage Lancaster Amish
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- Calendar last updated:
- Apr 20, 2018
About Heather Witmer
The owners are both from this area and think this is so amazing that it should be shared. The combination of a more simple life yet offering the conveniences of modern cities makes Lancaster such an
Heather Witmer purchased this Cottage in 2016
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Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
When we first walked into the cottage, we immediately felt at ease. It definitely has that warm, cozy feeling. The cottage is stocked with EVERYTHING! All you need to bring is your food and clothing. It is conveniently located to everything. We especially enjoyed the hot tub, the fire pit and sitting on the front porchswing enjoying the stream. We can't wait to come back.
Beautiful setting, restful getaway!
We really enjoyed our short getaway! The house is a perfect mixture of historical preservation with updates for comfort and convenience! The hot tub was a wonderful way to end each day! We enjoyed hiking at a nearby park and scenic drives around the area. We only wish we had brought our fishing poles and bikes. Wish we could have stayed longer!
Clean and cozy
The cottage was very clean and comfortable. Perfect for a weekend getaway with or without kids. We enjoyed the hot tub and just watching the creek go by. Heather was great to work with.
Great place for a couple or a girl’s trip. Quaint setting. Felt very at home here.
This was the perfect place to stay in the Lancaster area. We especially enjoyed sitting on the side porch and watching the covered bridge!!! The cottage was well equipped and the beds very comfortable. When we checked out the fire pit we were delighted to find that the kindling was stacked and ready to be lit for a nice evening around the fire. Thanks for providing such a cozy place for our stay!
A Charming Cottage for a Mini-Honeymoon
My husband and I plan on visiting the Dominican Republic for our honeymoon in the new year, but we wanted some R&R after our wedding and before returning to work. We stayed in this cozy cottage for 4 nights and it was wonderful! The cottage was charming and had everything we needed for our stay. We very much enjoyed the fireplace and hot tub! Thank you and we hope to visit again!