Carl is the co-author of the book "How to Start & Run Your Own Bed &Breakfast Inn", now in its second. Carl's InnSchool includes workshops for aspiring innkeepers. His Apprentice Program is the oldest innkeeper training program of its kind in the USA. edition.
New Hope, Pennsylvania's 1870 Wedgwood Bed & Breakfast Inn, a nationally acclaimed New Hope bed and breakfast inn, is a Wedgwood-blue colored Victorian "Painted Lady" listed on Bucks County Registry of Historic Places. Wedgwood Inn is spelled Wedgwood, not 'Wedgewood' because Wedgwood Inn is named after the Englishman Josiah Wedgwood who invented the famous Wedgwood blue bone china. The Wedgwood family name does not have a second "e" in its spelling.
Set on 2 private acres of a park-like setting with flower-lined brick walkways leading to two gazebos and a hammock, yet just steps from New Hope's historic and vibrant village and the walking bridge to Lambertville and nearby Princeton, New Jersey.
Most rewarding are the comments from our guests and the friends and family they refer to our Inn. Guest Comments are sprinkled throughout our website. Read recent Guest Comments and view images of the Inn taken by guests.
Indulge in some of our Special Services such as Gift Certificates, In-room Massage, Pool, Tennis or Health Club privileges. Or, perhaps, treat yourself to flowers, chocolates or a special gift basket. Let us customize your stay in New Hope to experience all that Bucks County has to offer. New Hope has been chosen America's #1 Arts Destination in the Small Cities/Towns category several times by American Style magazine. The Wedgwood Inn also participates in the New Hope Outdoor Sculpture Show.
New Hope's 1870 Wedgwood Inn
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Live Music, Theatre and Entertainment is a New Hope tradition!
Just steps from our Inn; besides late night dining and shopping along New Hope's river and canal and colonial-era streets, there are over a dozen venues that offer live music, comedy and live theatre. Music ranges from Piano Bar sing-a-longs and professional cabaret and comedy shows, to live reggae and jazz, to live pop and rock. In addition, we have several venues for live performances by national acts.
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Gardeners and plant enthusiasts alike enjoy New Hope's "Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve" at all times of the year. In mid - September, the Tohicon Garden Club holds its annual standard "Tohickon Flower Show " in conjunction with the "Bucks County Antiques Show." .... MORE
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New Hope, Bucks County, Pennsylvania
An Inn for All Seasons
111 W. Bridge Street, New Hope, PA 18938
We love innkeeping and we love New Hope...we were drawn here because we feel the greater New Hope/Lambertville area combines history, serenity, unique attractions, individually-owned shops, galleries, fine food and an active entertainment and arts scene that creates the perfect vacation spot as a four seasons destination.
We invite you to share our enthusiasm for the area and experience the warmth and comfort of our Inn for yourselves and to find New Hope in the Wedgwood Inn!
Hosts, Carl and Dinie, have offered Wedgwood perfection in lodging services since 1982. Their warm, friendly and hospitable Inn attracts business and leisure travelers, and is a place "where executive minds meet" for off-site meetings and retreats. With its extensive collection of Wedgwood china, award winning gardens, gracious antique furnishings, hand-painted/stenciled guest rooms with free Wi-Fi connections, luxury amenities and personalized attention, the Wedgwood Inn creates the perfect setting for either business or pleasure.
"Exploring Pennsylvania" Nationally published book and blog on Pennsylvania travel touts the "Wedgwood Inns" as the place to stay in New Hope!
"Sleep Here Now" travel bloggers Katie and Jesse recently uploaded this video onto YouTube about the Wedgwood Inn of New Hope and our adjacent Umpleby House and Aaron Burr House Inn.
Our Inn has been fortunate to have been featured on the cover of several magazines including National Geographic Traveler and The Innsider. TV coverage includes CNN's "Travel Show", "Romantic Inns of America", "Business with Lou Dobbs" and in a series on New Hope Ghost Stories. The Wedgwood has been independently rated and approved by AAA and Mobil Travel Guide -- New Hope's only establishment with these honors. Accolades & Awards
New Hope for Outdoor Fun and Adventure
The rural New Hope area abounds with exciting all seasons passive and active outdoor recreational opportunities...the 60 mile Canal Towpath (1/4 m from Inn) ... MORE
Welcoming refreshments and home baked goodies are served on your arrival and are available to you all day long. An Afternoon Tea, hosted by your innkeepers, is also served on Saturdays. A multi-course breakfast is served daily, in bed, on our expansive dining porch, or on one of our Victorian covered porches.
The famed Bucks County Playhouse and four other theatres offer a wide selection of live performances all year long too. There are also special productions just for children. Dancing is also available - from disco to ballroom. Visit our Links page to view our area's extensive Calendar of Events.
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