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Locust Brook Lodge

179 Eagle Mill Road , Butler, PA 16001 USA (Show map)
4.4
100 Reviews
$80 - $150
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About

We are located on a 115 acre former dairy farm in western Pennsylvania. We still run a working farm, with beef cows and calves and horse boarding facilities. Our lodge has six guest rooms with varied themes to appeal to many different tastes. The grounds include woods, fields, wonderful views and a small trout stream that is stocked in the spring. The site is secluded even though we are less than an hour from Pittsburgh and minutes from major highways.To "get away from it all" without going too far away, Locust Brook Lodge is just the place!

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Overall
4.4

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  • Guest room4.3
  • Service4.4
  • Value4.4
  • Cleanliness4.5
  • Dining4.4

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Very nice

5 on November 29, 2014

We had a very nice stay with a wonderful breakfast. We would stay there again-highly recommend


Ideal for peace and quiet B&B

3.2 on November 15, 2014

A very nice quiet location; for a relaxing stay. A good sized room with a very comfortable bed.


JUST LIKE HOME, ONLY BETTER (SOMEONE ELSE COOKS)

5 on November 02, 2014

This was our 2nd week long stay at Locust Brook Lodge, and it was even better than the 1st time! Think of the nicest, sweetest grandma you know and that is Carol. She is an awesome cook that went out of her way to provide for me dairy free breakfast, like Carrot pancakes with warm blueberry compote, apple fritters, homemade bread, and the eggs were so fresh they were almost orange, juice, milk (if you wanted it), best coffee we ever had, and plenty of food (didn't have to eat lunch). Down stairs is where we stayed, enjoyed our coffee before breakfast watching the news. There is a pool table, air hockey, table to play games, refrig if you want to bring your own food for lunch, also she has complimentary popcorn for microwave, chips, and fruit chew snacks. The back patio is awesome, birds, squirrels, chipmunks, two large tables, beautiful views all the way around the property. We were visiting family for the week so we didn't get to spend a lot of time there, which we would have loved to do it is that comfortable. This would be a great place for a small women's retreat, it really is complete and peaceful, and close to everything you need. Anyone who would opt to stay in a hotel in that area over this bed and breakfast is just plain stupid, it actually is cheaper than a hotel. Just be careful driving in at night because there are always deer playing on the road. Thanks again Carol for a wonderful 2nd visit, can't wait to come again! Dennis and Kathy :)


Great Stay!

5 on October 25, 2014

This was one of the few places where we could bring our large dog without any hassle. We stayed in the Trout Room and could walk the dog out through the patio, without ever having him anywhere else in the house. We felt that our pooch was very welcome. My other issue was a dietary requirement and it was no trouble to have my breakfast prepared separately. We stayed two nights and both times breakfast was really good. A refrigerator and microwave are available at the lodge, which was very useful and convenient. We visited in October, during a rainy period, but the grounds have many places to sit and relax and must be absolutely beautiful in spring and summer. The lodge is beautifully decorated. We were very happy with out choice of this bed and breakfast.


one night stay

3.8 on September 10, 2014

My husband and I stayed here recently. We were attending a wedding in Butler and most of the hotels were booked. Our choices were the days inn or the lodge and we were so glad we choose Locust Brook! Nice rooms, great breakfast, pool table and sncks provided. We would definitely stay again if we're in the area!


Locust Brook Lodge

4.6 on September 10, 2014

We stayed in the Trout Room and it was very nice and convenient since we were traveling with a small dog. I really enjoyed having breakfast with the other guests at the dining table--it was a very pleasant atmosphere. We saw deer, chickens, cows, and horses. I would definitely stay there again.


Comfy Bed and Breakfast

4.2 on August 10, 2014

Rooms were comfortable and clean. Great hospitality. Like staying at a friends house.


Anniversary Getaway

4.0 on April 20, 2014

Quiet and peaceful. Cleanliness was outstanding , and it had a sort of country charm. Breakfast left a little to desire, but also in the hosts' defense all guests had very different schedules. I will definately stay again in the future.


Wonderful place to stay in Butler County and the only place worth staying that accepts pets!

4.8 on March 20, 2014

She has 6 rooms total, but two rooms in the back with direct access to a patio and private driveway for people with pets along! We had a need for one that accepted pets and before we could only find Super 8 and Days Inn in Butler that accepted them. Now I found this place! The area is wooded, so plenty of things for your dog to sniff. We stayed in the "trout room" and it was worth every penny of $80/night which makes it particularly attractive because of the no pet fee. Super 8 is $65 per night + $15 per pet per night. There is one other pet welcome room at this B&B and it is a bit more in price because of a jacuzzi tub. The house and grounds are beautiful and well cared for. The rooms are spacious and comfortable in a "this is a home, not a hotel" way. Snacks and breakfast are provided. The only niggling small complaint if I had to find one is that breakfast on the final day was a little "light" compared to all the other mornings when she served eggs, sausage, quiche and the like. We only wish the last morning was just as "hearty". It's a minor quibble in that our expectation that was set on previous mornings didn't quite match. Regardless, it was a much better experience that you will get at a "continental breakfast" and B&B's in Butler, PA are not very common. We definitely will stay again if we are back for family!


President's Day Weekend Getaway

4.4 on February 26, 2014

My boyfriend and I wanted do some hiking locally and just relax over the President's day weekend. We found the Locust Brook Lodge on a whim and made a last minute reservation. Carol was wonderful - she knows a lot about the area and it was so nice to hear the history of how she became a bed and breakfast owner. Great little find - we will be back.


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Rooms & Rates

Provencal

Delightfully French, this room with King-size bed, TV, and telephone is decorated in romantic pink and green floral print. The full bath includes a whirlpool tub and separate shower. Check in time is 3:00PM - 8:00PM and Check out time is 12:00 Noon.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Nightly Rate: $0 - $125

Nightly Rate: $0 - $125

Hunt Room

Red-jacketed riders and magnificent horses form the back drop to this two room suite. Done in burgundy and hunter green, the sitting room has a day-bed with trundle that can be used as 2 twins or 1 king bed. Check in time is 3:00PM - 8:00PM and Check out time is 12:00 Noon.

  • Maximum Capacity: 4
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen , 2 Twin

Nightly Rate: $0 - $150

Nightly Rate: $0 - $150

Song Bird

Cheerful is the word for this blue and yellow room, a salute to our feathered friends. Equipped with a work table/desk, queen size bed and full bath with roomy shower and a window that looks out on the woods where you might see some song-birds. Check in time is 3:00PM - 8:00PM and Check out time is 12:00 Noon.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $0 - $85

Nightly Rate: $0 - $85

Trout Room

This room will appeal to the fisherman or woman, from the earth tone colors to the fishing gear displayed. Bath includes barrier free shower and other fixtures for handicapped access, including strobe smoke alarm for hearing impaired guests. There is a love seat that opens to sleep an extra person, queen sized bed and a private entrance. Check in time is 3:00PM - 8:00PM and Check out time is 12:00 Noon.

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $0 - $110

Nightly Rate: $0 - $110

Native American

The soft south-west colors show off the collection of pottery displayed in this room, which has a private entrance, queen sized bed and full bath. Check in time is 3:00PM - 8:00PM and Check out time is 12:00 Noon.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $0 - $110

Nightly Rate: $0 - $110

Americana

Country is the mood in this homey room of bright colors and simple accessories. But the proof that country can have all the comforts is evident in the queen size bed and generous easy chair. The private french doors look out on a maple grove, home to deer and other wildlife. The full bath has a whirlpool tub. Check in time is 3:00PM - 8:00PM and Check out time is 12:00 Noon.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $0 - $115

Nightly Rate: $0 - $115

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Location

Location Type

Countryside

Airport

Pittsburgh, PA (PIT) 35 miles

Directions to property:

From Interstate 79, take rt. 422 East approximately 10 miles, turn right at traffic light onto Eagle Mill Road. Less than 1 mile on left, sign at end of lane.

Area Attractions

Amusement Park, Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Amish Community, Seasonal Community Activities, County Fairgrounds, Horse Shows, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Rodeo, Zoo

Inn Details

Establishment type

Private Home Bed and Breakfast, Homestay

On-site amenities

BBQ grill, Board games, CD player, Computer, Conference Rooms, Copier, DVD Player, Fax Machine, Fireplace, Internet Service, Library, Radio, Videos, Washer/dryer, Wedding Facilities , Dinner reservation service, Afternoon refreshments, Box lunch available

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, Bath robes, Ceiling fans, Desk, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Private entrance, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, Turndown Service, VCR, Wi-Fi

On-site activities

Bicycle rental, Bicycle riding trails, Billiards, Bird watching, Boating, Canoeing, Cross-country ski trails, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseshoes, Kayaking, Croquet, Go-cart track, Sailing, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming, Swimming pool, Video Arcade, Water sports

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Policies

  • Check In:: 3:00PM - 8:00PM
  • Check Out:: 12:00 Noon
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only Designated outdoor areas
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Yes Children accompanied by well behaved adults welcome
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: Prior approval required We can stable guest's horses
  • Disabled Access Yes

Terms and Conditions

  • Accepted payments AMEX, VISA, Discover, Mastercard, Personal checks, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: One night's lodging or credit card confirmation to hold room
  • Cancellations: Cancellation with-in 72 hrs. - full refund, less than 72 hrs. one night billed to credit card unless we can book room. No shows will have 1 night lodging billed to credit card.

Innkeepers

Name(s)

Carol Pawlowicz

Languages spoken

English

About the innkeepers

Carol likes reading and visiting with family and guests.

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Meals

Breakfast

Full

  • Time Served: 8:00AM - 10:00AM
  • Serving Location: Outdoor deck weather permitting, Dining Room

Special meal options

Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian , At request of guest


Details

179 Eagle Mill Road , Butler, PA 16001 USA (Show map)

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