About this listing
Center of Doylestown. Enjoy the views while sitting on the porch or walk into town to restaurants, bars, museums, shops, cinema, train to Philadelphia or bus to NYC. Sleeps 2 to 4 comfortably with Futon Couch. Bright and cheerful w/ hard wood floors.
This guest suite apartment in the Newell House (1893) is a 2 minutes walk to the center of Doylestown. Your guest suite includes one bedroom with queen size bed, a living room with futon sofa for additional guests and kitchen table, a kitchenette with everything you need and a private bathroom.
Voted one of the top ten historic family towns in the US, Doylestown is known for its historic architecture, friendly atmosphere, numerous restaurants, quaint sidewalk cafes, unique shops, galleries, theaters, and museums. Don't miss First Friday which remains Doylestown's favorite monthly event - merchants are open late to exhibit work from local artists and invite you to enjoy the sounds of local musicians.
Enjoy the local museums - James A. Michener Art Museum, Henry Mercer Museum, Fonthill Museum, The Henry Mercer Museum (the Moravian Pottery & Tile Works). Doylestown is surrounded by over 10 local Vineyards and Wineries as well as many CSA organic farms. Don't miss the farmers market on Saturday mornings right in the center of town along with the Doylestown Coop Food Market - open daily!
Enjoy the front porch, grill, hammock and almost 1 acre of yard. Parking area on property. Enter from the front or back doors.
Interaction with Guests
We are a welcoming family here to greet you and assist you if needed.
Guest receive a code for the front and back door entrance and key to the guest suite door.
The Historic Newell Home sits on a one acre property and is surrounded by other larger properties making it a peaceful and quiet location, yet only a few blocks away from the best restaurants, shops, library, movie theater, museums and 24 hour convenient stores. Discover the world class Michener Museum, historic and cultural sites like the Mercer Museum, the Moravian Tile Works, and Fonthill. Cutting edge films in the restored 1950's County Theater. Historic homes, festivals, exhibits, GREAT RESTAURANTS, several live music venues, all in town in this charming, safe small community. Doylestown is rated as one of the best places to live in the USA!
Bus and Train Stops near - Taxi and Uber available
Local buses available
NYC bus (Transbridge - 2 hours)
Philadelphia Bus (Septa - 1.5 hours)
Philadelphia Train (Septa R2 and R5 - 1 hour)
Other Nearby Places of Interest:
Lake Galena/Peace Valley Park in Doylestown (10 mins).
Shrine of Czestahova in Doylestown ( 10 mins)
The Byers Choice Christmas Museum in Chalfont, PA (15 mins)
Peddler's Village in Lahaska (10 mins)
New Hope, PA (along Delaware River 15 mins)
Lambertville NJ (along Delaware River 15 mins)
Sesame Place in Langhorne, PA (Children's Park - 45 mins)
Dorney Park in Allentown, PA (amusement & water park 60 mins)
Other Surrounding Destinations:
Pocono Mountains (60 mins)
Philadelphia (60 mins - train available in Doylestown)
NY City (90 mins - bus available)
New Jersey beaches (60 mins)
Lancaster (Amish Country - 60 mins)
Washington DC (3.5 hrs - Train from Phila. Available)
Other Activities: Shopping, Kayaking, Boating, Tubing, Wildlife Viewing, Health/Beauty Spa, Racquetball, Basketball, Mini Golf, Hot Air Ballooning
Nearest Airport: Philadelphia PA, Newark NJ (40 Miles)
Nearest Train for Philadelphia: R5 Septa (1 Miles)
Nearest Bus for New York: Transbridge Bus (1 Mile)
Nearest Motorway: Turmpike (10 Miles)
Nearest Beach: Atlantic City, NJ (90 Miles)
Nearest Ski Resort: Bear Creek at (40 Miles)
Nearest Golf Course: Doylestown Country Club (1 Mile)
Other Things to Note
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Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice. Credit Cards Accepted: Visa * MasterCard * American Express * Discover. Convenience fee may be charged. Dates available: Year Round
No smoking and quiet after 10pm to respect others.
Linens are not included for longer stays - 15 days or longer.
If this guest suite is booked for a long term we will then offer you the other guest suite at our Hamilton House guest suite at no additional fee. Photos shown here may differ.
Ask if you need one bedroom or more.
Additional Fee for pets and only allowable at Hamilton House guest suites.