Waterfront views of canal and basin from porches and most of the rooms, historic home circa 1870, located in the heart of the Historic District of this waterside village on the Chesapeake and Delaware canal. Browse the gift and antique shops, dine at one of 8 fine restaurants, kayak, hike or relax on the inn's waterside porch and watch the ships and boats pass by. Bob and Carol Roethke are the owners and innkeepers and together they offer a warm and relaxing 19th century atmosphere along with wifi and all the modern conveniences, not to mention an excellent breakfast prepared by Culinary Institute of America trained owner and chef Bob.
4.8 on March 01, 2014
The inn and keepers were extremely welcoming. Will stay again.
4.6 on February 20, 2014
This was our second stay and as always it was fantastic. The staff is welcoming and friendly and the food was great.
4.8 on February 07, 2014
Fine breakfast by a real chef
5 on January 23, 2014
You can't find a better Breakfast at an Inn ANYWHERE ! Rooms are great and we continue to go back! Richard & Denise Thomas
4.2 on January 06, 2014
Ideal location for business or fun -wlaking distance to restaurants and shops. The Inn at the canal is a nice "escape" from the busy world
Waterside village, Airport, City, Countryside, Village
Antique Shopping, Aquarium, Art Galleries, Beach, Casino, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Winterthur Museum and Gardens, Mt. Harmon Plantation, Baltimore and Phila in an hour, Herb Farm, Lighthouses, Longwood Gardens, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Winery, Zoo, Bicycle riding trails, Bicycles, Bird watching, Boating, Canoeing, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Horseshoes, Hunting, Kayaking, Mountain Bike trails, Water Tours, Flying tour, Driving tour, Sailing, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming, Tennis courts, Water sports
Bed and Breakfast, Historic Inn
Conference Rooms, Fax Machine
Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, Bath robes, Board games, CD player, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, DVD Player, In-room internet, Desk, Fireplace, Fridge, Hairdryer, Internet Service, Ironing Board, Library, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, VCR, Videos, Wet bar
waterside porch, Afternoon refreshments
Bob and Carol Roethke
2 Cats , cats blocked from guest areas Others
Professional chef. Area history,tourism and travel, antiques and art.
Low fat , Vegetarian , Gluten free, diabeti , others - please ask!
Blueberry Cobbler French Toast
Thick sliced blueberry cobbler loaf that is grilled and topped with a berry sauce. Served with Amish home-made apple/maple sausage that is crisp on the outside, juicy on the inside.