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 August 27, 2016
Couldn't have been better. Comfortable beds, excellent breakfasts, pleasant host. Only problem it was a bit hard to spot from the road.
4.2 on August 26, 2016
Very clean, outstanding breakfasts, informative Inn Keeper
5 on August 25, 2016
Carriage Corner Bed and Breakfast was beautiful, quiet, friendly, clean, and reasonably priced. And the breakfast was absolutely delicious. I will look forward to my next visit!
5 on August 15, 2016
As long time B&B patrons, we were totally surprised with our recent stay with Gordon and Gwen. Upon arriving, we found out that the Prime Minister of Denmark, with his wife and daughter were staying at the B&B for two nights. With heavy Secret Service security, it became a very different stay. Our host looked after us well, rooms were immaculate, and breakfasts were scrumptious. All in all a wonderful time was had by all. Many grand conversations were held and friendships made.
5 on August 15, 2016
Charming, very clean and the Inn Keeper was very hospitable.
3.8 on August 13, 2016
The place was great nicely location in the area food was great Gordon and Gwen were really nice we enjoy our stay Jeff and Elane.
5 on August 10, 2016
Excellent Stay; great place, great owners; highly recommend
5 on August 10, 2016
We enjoyed our stay and were fully satisfied with services.
5 on August 09, 2016
Dave & Carol Collison
5 on July 30, 2016
Talk about a place that under-promises but over-delivers! Their web site did not nearly capture the perfection of this Amish Country Bed and Breakfast. The owner, host, travel advisor, and breakfast cook, Gordon, was perfect in all of these areas. From the moment we arrived to the moment we left he was gracious and accommodating. If you're even considering this Inn, reserve a room if it's available for your travel dates. Stop looking at other locations. This will be your "home away from home". Thanks Gordon - and Gwen - for making our visit beyond pleasant!
This has just been such a wonderful and delightful season in regard to all those who have come our way. We appreciate each of you sincerely and all that you have contributed to the "spirit" of the B&B, your sharing around the breakfast table in the context of community --- it's just all been so encouraging to Gwen and me and we thank you for the privilege of serving you!
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!