SERENE, BEAUTIFUL RENOVATED CARRIAGE HOUSE IN LANCASTER COUNTY

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John Gotwalt

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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type barn
Minimum Stay nights
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SERENE, BEAUTIFUL RENOVATED CARRIAGE HOUSE IN LANCASTER COUNTY

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1 bedroom, 1 full bathroom sleeps 2-4

Winter, summer, spring or fall, renew and revitalize your spirits at Blue Heron Barn. Relive a quieter time and enjoy a hard-earned stay at The Carriage House, originally a barn built in the early 1800´s and lovingly rebuilt on the property. Sharing a hillside view by a restored sandstone farmhouse overlooking the beautiful Blue Heron Pond (for gazing only), you´re surrounded by the solitude of nature and of yourself. The cozy interior includes carefully crafted hand hewn beams and period hardware from an age gone by, blending with modern conveniences like satellite TV and Wi-Fi. The barn features a queen loft bedroom which looks down on an open great room with fireplace and fully-stocked kitchen. The fridge can even be stocked with your favorite foods prior to arrival. After eating, enjoy your coffee on the deck, which overlooks wooded 50 acres, or explore all that Pennsylvania Dutch Country has to offer.

Nearby Attractions: Attractions close to Blue Heron Barn also include Longwood Gardens, Ephrata Cloister, Hersheypark, Landis Valley Museum, Cornwall Furnace, Historic Schaefferstown, Middlecreek Wildlife Refuge, and Hawk Mountain.

* the pond is available only for its beauty; no recreational activities allowed.

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

John Gotwalt

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2008
Speaks english
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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type barn
Minimum Stay nights
Contact the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
Add vacation protection services to your booking
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Property Reviews

25 Reviews Write a Review
Serene, Beautiful Renovated Carriage House in Lancaster County
average rating of 5.0 based on 25 reviews
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Serene, Beautiful Renovated Carriage House in Lancaster County
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p191649
+1 717 949-3906
Lancaster Pennsylvania Dutch Country
Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey
5

Peacful Winter Hideaway

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jan 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
What a perfect weekend. We have 9 children and 7 grandchildren and were looking for an escape to a quiet place of peace for our 32nd anniversary, and that is exactly what we found. It snowed some each day we were there, deer came right up to the cabin and meandered across the snow. We stayed in , read, looked out at the snow and took catnaps off and on. Oh how restful, just what we needed. We are looking to return in the summer when all the white will be green.Thanks so much for this great place.- The Wilsons, South Jersey Shore
Owner's Response: Thank you Jim for such a nice review!
We look forward to guesting people like you ,who we can share a little piece of our peacefullnes and serenity that we get to enjoy every day.We look forward to your return. -John and Becky
business
Serene, Beautiful Renovated Carriage House in Lancaster County
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p191649
+1 717 949-3906
Lancaster Pennsylvania Dutch Country
5

Perfect Winter Retreat

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jan 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
Our family (4 adults) chose the Carriage Barn for a unique, memorable Christmas in a year when we all needed a restful change of pace. The online photos and descriptions were completely accurate, and we felt right at home from the moment we pulled up. John's warm friendly welcome made us feel like friends and Becky's tasteful Christmas decorations added a special touch. Everything was right at hand for a fully restful, peaceful, enjoyable winter retreat. The deer, rabbits, owls, birds, and "perfect Christmas morning snow" added to the memorable time. We are eager to return in other seasons to enjoy this beautiful barn, our new friends, and its lovely surroundings.
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
business
Serene, Beautiful Renovated Carriage House in Lancaster County
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p191649
+1 717 949-3906
Lancaster Pennsylvania Dutch Country
5

Wonderful, Relaxing Setting!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
My husband and I had a great time staying in this beautifully renovated barn! We had a long stay (11 nights) and enjoyed every minute of it! The barn is equipped with everything you might need. It is quiet and private, and is in a lovely country setting, yet close to all the sights you may want to visit in the area. We spent lazy mornings there and then headed out to lunch and to explore. We recommend
this location for those wanting to visit pa dutch country or those just wanting to escape to a beautiful and serene spot!
business
Serene, Beautiful Renovated Carriage House in Lancaster County
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p191649
+1 717 949-3906
Lancaster Pennsylvania Dutch Country
5

A perfect getaway!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
My husband and I stayed at this gorgeuos carriage house with our 7 month old twins last summer. We were looking for a break from our own home which is in Gettysburg . WIth young twin babies nearby vacations are desirable and this one fit the bill, John and Becky are super cool and made us feel very welcome to explore their lovely property. We did venture out to adorable Litiz and brought wine and some tasty food from the Tomato Pie Cafe to eat back at the gorgoeous carriage house. The carriage house is so peaceful and woud be wonderful to visit any season, we hope to visit again.soon. I
Helpful votes: 2/2
business
Serene, Beautiful Renovated Carriage House in Lancaster County
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p191649
+1 717 949-3906
Lancaster Pennsylvania Dutch Country
5

A perfect getaway!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
My husband and I stayed at this gorgeuos carriage house with our 7 month old twins last summer. We were looking for a break from our own home which is in Gettysburg . WIth young twin babies nearby vacations are desirable and this one fit the bill, John and Becky are super cool and made us feel very welcome to explore their lovely property. We did venture out to adorable Litiz and brought wine and some tasty food from the Tomato Pie Cafe to eat back at the gorgoeous carriage house. The carriage house is so peaceful and woud be wonderful to visit any season, we hope to visit again.soon.

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Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Harrisburg International
Nearest Train
18 Miles
Lancaster
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Pennsylvania Turnpike
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Franklin House
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Iron Valley
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Franklin House
Car: necessary

Blue Heron Barn is located just north of Lititz in the heart of scenic Lancaster County, PA. Historic Lititz is renowned for antique stores, boutiques and restaurants. It is also home to the Julius Sturgis Pretzel Bakery, the nation's oldest, and the Wilbur Chocolate Factory. We are within a half hour's drive of Lancaster's outlet shopping, farmers' market and Amish attractions as well as from the storybook lakeside village of Mt. Gretna. Hershey, Harrisburg, Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington DC all are easy day trips from this convenient yet idyllic location.

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Availability & Rates

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Lancaster Barn Rental Rates

Notes

  • A night's rent to is required for less than a one week stay. This will also serve as a security deposit, refunded if not used. Rates for extended stay are negotiable.

Amenities

Lancaster Barn Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • barn
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Romantic
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Parking Off Street
  • Firewood
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Paper Towels
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Grill
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , loft bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - futon in lr
  • Queen futon in living room.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
Outside:
  • Wood Deck
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Onsite Services:
  • Car Optional
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • pond
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • antiquing
  • walking
  • scenic drives
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
Notes:
No recreation or swimming allowed at Blue Heron Pond.