Carriage Corner B&B is the perfect introduction to the original concept of Bed and Breakfast: affordable lodging, genuine hospitality, delicious breakfasts and immaculate housekeeping. With tasteful handcrafted touches of folk-art, the B&B offers a relaxing country atmosphere; situated in the hub of Lancaster County's beautiful farmland and tourist area. Gordon is willing to share his knowledge and love of the area and assists in planning itineraries. He is also at times able to arrange dinners with Amish friends. Resources on the area are provided in guest rooms as well as in the common room where one can curl up with a steeping cup of tea and read about the Amish lifestyle in front of a gas log stove. Wake up and let the wafting aroma of freshly brewed coffee lure you to our breakfast table. Inn specialties might include Oatmeal Pancakes, fruit bread cream cheese french toast, or a "Lancaster County Omelet", baked oatmeal and muffins.
5 on April 20, 2016
Every time my wife and I stay at this B&B, we sense a peaceful environment and a resting spirit. We experience a wonderful sense of God's peace in this house.
4.8 on April 08, 2016
The B&B is perfectly located in Intercourse. You could even walk into town. The atmosphere is very calming and charming. Gordon is the perfect host. He gave me a lot of tips on what to do and where to eat. He also knows a lot about the history of this area. I'll definitely stay here again!
5 on April 08, 2016
HAVE STAYED HERE MANY TIMES. PEACEFUL STAY, GREAT FOOD,GREAT HOST!
5 on April 06, 2016
We were pleasantly surprised. A quiet, clean, and heavenly place. Our week-end was quite restful. Our host, Gordon, went all out with those 'scrumptious' breakfast meals. In addition, he provided us with all the information needed to make our stay in Pennsylvania a never-to-be-forgotten one. Our first time, and we will certainly return.
5 on April 03, 2016
Gordon continues to provide such an outstanding B&B experience that my wife and I keep coming back every time we visit Lancaster county, which has been about every eighteen months since we first found Carriage Corner at least ten years ago. Highly recommend!!!
5 on March 27, 2016
GREAT PLACE TO STAY HAVE STAYED MANY TIMES!
5 on March 23, 2016
Our stay at the Carriage Corner was outstanding. We always stay with Gordon when we visit Amish Country. The B & B is always neat and clean and the breakfast is delicious.
5 on March 16, 2016
The Carriage Corner B & B is a wonderful place to stay when visiting the area! Gordon made a delicious breakfast that was served family style. We will definitely stay here on our next visit! Johanna
5 on December 09, 2015
I hope that Gordon is able to sell his B and B and I also hope that he doesn't :) He will be missed if he does sell.
Yes, it's true that the B&B is on the market and that we are trusting we'll be able to pass the baton to someone with a similar vision; a couple that will even be able to make the B&B better in this special Village of Lancaster Co.! I'm sharing with our regulars that we have been serving for 24 years and that we feel it's now time to move into a new chapter in our lives (our grandchildren important to us!); but also share it often takes a long time to sell a B&B and that we look forward to seeing them again in 2016! So many mixed feelings on both sides the fence on this one!
5 on November 25, 2015
Philadelphia, PA (PHL) 55 miles
From Philadelphia-west on Penna. Tpk to exit #298; 12 miles south at Rt. 10; to Rt. 340 west for 10 miles; As one enters Intercourse, Travelers Rest Motel on right; take left onto Hollander Rd. -we are 1 block down on left, corner of Hollander and E. Newport Rd.
Amusement Park, Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Working Amish Farm Tours & Historic sites, Hub of Amish farmland & 100 shops in Village, American Music Theater, Strasburg Steam Railroad & RR Museum, 45 minutes from Hershey, Sight and Sound Millenium Theater, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, Vineyard, Winery, Zoo
Bed and Breakfast
Board games, Conference Rooms, Fax Machine, Fireplace, Internet Service, Piano, Telephone , Iron, Maps and guides for area, "Butlers Pantry" for forgotten items
Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Bath robes, CD player, Coffee/Tea facilities, Desk, Library, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV
Strasburg Railroad & Railroad Museum Penna., American Music Theater (discount tickets at B&B), Sight & Sound Theatre (Seasonal & Ruth), Central Market, Bird in Hand Market, Village of Intercourse with Kitchen Kettle Village, Auctions
Gordon and Gwen Schuit
Gordon, with a background in pastoral ministry, has long desired to have a home open to others and enjoys extending hospitality. Gwen is CEO of Friendship Community that serves people with disabilities and thus is removed from the day to day running of the B&B. However, her decorative skills have touched the B&B.
Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian
Carriage Corner Oatmeal Pancakes
One of the frequently asked for recipees is that of our Oatmeal Pancakes which are often served with a compliment of other kinds of Pancakes on Saturday morning. Made with Long Cooking and Oats and Buttermilk and served with Vermont Maple syrup and bacon or local sausage, it's the perfect start for exploration in the Amish Farmland!