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The Olde Square Inn

127 E Main Street 10 minutes from Lancaster, Mount Joy, PA 17552-1513 USA (Show map)
96 Reviews
$149 - $225
per night

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"WE SIT IN THE MIDDLE OF THE GREAT TOWNS IN THIS AREA". OUTSTANDING LOCATION IN LANCASTER COUNTY AS WE ARE CENTRALLY LOCATED FOR YOUR TRAVEL EXPLORATIONS . FIVE MINUTES FROM 283/30. Baltimore, Washington DC, NY and Philadelphia a short distance away! You will find it easy to relax and enjoy the gracious surroundings we provide for our guests. The Olde Square Inn has beautiful guest rooms all tastefully decorated, with private baths and queen beds. As our guests, your morning will start with a delicious breakfast in our dining room, or in warm weather you may take it to the POOL, or on the GRAND PORCH. WE ARE LOCATED IN THE MIDDLE OF THE GREAT SURROUNDING TOWNS. LANCASTER, HERSHEY, GETTYSBURG, HARRISBURG, YORK AND 5 MINUTES TO 283/30.Our small town of Mount Joy is an attraction for many with quaint shops and famous restaurants. Your time away will be well spent, enjoyable and worth a few new memories to treasure.



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  • Guest room4.7
  • Service4.8
  • Value4.6
  • Cleanliness4.7
  • Dining4.7

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Great inn, sweetest inn keeper!

5 on December 15, 2014

Very cute inn, with an amazing inn keeper. She was the sweetest. Made us a great breakfast in the morning, and before we left she gave us a snack for the road. I will be back!

A diamond in the rough ! in Lancaster Co.

5 on December 11, 2014

A wonderful B & B in Mt Joy. So close and convenient to attractions we wanted to see.

Great stay

5 on December 09, 2014

Loved the privacy of the Carriage House


5 on December 04, 2014

Loved staying at The Olde Square Inn! The new innkeeper, Nancy, was so welcoming and will, no doubt, transform this already wonderful B&B into a magnificent inn ... she has a wonderful sense of style! The room and bed were warm and comfortable. The downstairs living/dining area was comfortable, coffee and tea always available ... and breakfast was fantastic! Best of luck to you, Nancy! ... Marie

Great B&B

3.6 on November 03, 2014

My husband and I stayed in the Antebellum room. It was a great choice, but from what we could tell, all of the rooms are wonderful. Breakfast was delicious, be sure not to miss it! Overall, a great experience - we highly recommend this B&B if you are in the Mount Joy area. Be sure to check out Bube's Brewery - our reason for visiting. We also learned that we should have checked out Zuckfoltzfus Brewery also right in town, sorry we missed it - next time! Thanks Georgie for a wonderful stay at your lovely B&B.

Bridal Bliss

5 on November 02, 2014

We rented four rooms for our daughter's bridal party and it was a wonderful experience for all of us. The rooms were beautiful with very tasteful decor and the breakfast was made fresh, delicious, and was worked into our morning wedding schedule. The bride slept amazingly sound in her Elizabeth Anne bed!

Be careful.....You may not want to go home!!!

5 on August 04, 2014

What a wonderful weekend at the Olde Square Inn in Mt. Joy, PA. My husband and I greatly enjoyed our stay and would recommend to anyone needing accommodations in the area. One of the best features is location - it is near (within ½ hour) many of the more popular Lancaster County attractions, yet you feel that when you retire for the evening that you are “getting away from it all” in a small town feel. We stayed here so we could walk to Bube’s Brewery, since we had reservations to eat at the Catacombs on Saturday evening. It was an easy walking distance (about 4-5 blocks) in good weather. The inn itself is a beautiful old building with charm and character. We stayed in the Antebellum room and found it was a good size and quite comfortable. I liked that there were sufficient shelf space to place our toiletries, etc. The whole inn was very clean and well cared for. I liked that there were many places you could relax, including the “great room” in the communal area, a beautiful veranda, a balcony on the 2nd floor available to all patrons, and a lovely backyard area with seating. We felt welcome to make use of any of these areas. We had an opportunity to make use of the pool, which was refreshing on a hot summer afternoon! One suggestion is that if you are planning on using the pool, pack your own towels. The inn does not provide towels for use at the pool. Breakfasts were WONDERFUL! Many compliments to Georgie for her delicious preparations! Having breakfast at 8:30 was a perfect time – not too early, but yet early enough that you can get a start on your day. The innkeepers, Georgie and Paul, are very helpful to their guests in making suggestions on things to do. They are able to steer you to restaurants/attractions in the area that they would personally recommend. Overall, I would definitely stay again and would recommend to family and friends. We are very satisfied customers!

You'll love the "Carriage House"

4.6 on July 30, 2014

July 29, 2014 IF a cottage all to your self with an amazing jacuzzi is a hot button, don't hesitate to book the "Carriage House". Clean and hand painted walls and oil paintings add to the experience. As for breakfast, Georgie will make you wish she also made lunch and supper it's that good. Also, has double sinks and a tiled shower that could literally fit the whole family in at once. We toured the main house which is a 1920's Colonial loaded with antiques and history. If you like vintage, your heart will melt!! Thanks for a wonderful stay!!

what a great time

4.6 on July 09, 2014

All I can say can't wait to visit again really loved it

charming and comfortable

5 on June 11, 2014

The Old Square Inn is a lovely old home that has been updated with all modern conveniences. The period furnishings are interesting and beautiful, but it has a homey comfort, its not a museum. Breakfast was very tasty, served on the side porch, looking out to the garden. Location is great for touring the Lancaster area, but Mount Joy is a nicely walkable and quiet town with shops and restaurants nearby, to escape the bustle of the more touristy towns. Our 3 day stay was very enjoyable and I recommend it.

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Rooms & Rates


Bold wallpaper with blue flowers complete w/ large wooden post bed. Stately and inviting will capture you as you open your door to this great room. A magnificent queen Plantation Bed awaits you. This is a large room that hosts a cozy sitting area by the fireplace. There is a large beautiful private bath chsamber with just a touch of the beach waiting for you. Includes: Private bath Fireplace Sitting area Desk WiFi Air Conditioned Flat Panel TV Non-Smoking $149-$159 + tax per night

  • Maximum Capacity: 2

Elizabeth Anne

Soft and green, with open iron canopy bed, whirlpool bathtub, overlooks garden A queen open canopy bed awaits you for your stay. From your window you look down to the patio, flower gardens and pool area. A gas fireplace compliments this delightful room. Wicker chairs for your pleasure of leisure. The private ensuite bath boasts an antique pedastal sink and modern whirlpool single person bath. Stain glass hangs from the window of the newly decorated bath. Includes: Open canopy bed Private bath Fireplace Antique pedastal sink Whirlpool bath and shower Desk Hair dryer WiFi Air Conditioned Flat Panel TV Non-Smoking $139-$159 + tax per night

  • Maximum Capacity: 2


Romantic with blue and pink Take a walk back in history to our Charleston Room. Like the city it's named for, it has romance, a picture of Rainbow Row, white gloves, and grandma's wedding hat. A new electric fireplace helps you to relax and enjoy your evening. Close your eyes and you can smell the camellias and see the Spanish Moss swaying in the breeze. The private ensuite bath has a shower for two, and plenty of natural sunlight. You'll enjoy the original mural painted by Danielle Hand. In summer, the room is air conditioned. Includes: Private bath Fireplace Sitting area WiFi Air Conditioned Flat Panel TV Non-Smoking $139-$159 + tax per night

  • Maximum Capacity: 2


Formerly Nevada Sky, themes of an English foxhunt adorn this newly-decorated corner room of our beautiful Inn. The buttery yellow walls play up tthe rich hues of the furniture and bedding, as a marble topped dresser fully complements the queen-sized cherry sleigh bed. This lovely bed is decorated with elegant Ralph Lauren linens.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2

Carriage House

Private carriage house With its private and complete accommodations, a great choice for a small family vacation as well as a haven for a romantic getaway. The Carriage House is child friendly lodging. There is an in-ground swimming pool to cool off after a day of sightseeing or playing at Hershey Park. The open floor plan of the distinctive Carriage House makes for easy living. While it is not meant for cooking meals, it's great for snacks. Restaurants within walking distance of the inn.. Includes: Handicapped accessible Whirlpool surrounded by an elegant romantic atmosphere. Artist's hand-painted walls. Private building with separate entrance. CD disc player, ceiling fan, and lights on dimmers. Microwave, refrigerator, coffee maker, Huge walk-in tile shower for two! Country French decor Fireplace Flat Panel TV Non-Smoking $195-240 + tax per night.

  • Maximum Capacity: 4

Key Largo

luxury suite

  • Maximum Capacity: 4


Breathtaking A first floor guest room of antiques from years gone by. A beautiful stained glass window of bluebirds will capture you when entering this room. This is a large sun filled guest room with unique leaded glass windows. The Summerfield has a private ensuite bath with a shower. A touch of nature and the beach highlights this bath. Your breathtaking queen Victorian Mansion bed will enhance your stay at the inn. A beautiful oak library table and armoire to accent this guest room. Includes: Ornate Victorian Mansion Bed First floor room, easy access Private bath Fireplace Desk Sitting area WiFi Air Conditioned Flat Panel TV Non-Smoking $149-$169 + tax per night

  • Maximum Capacity: 2

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Location Type



Lancaster, PA (LNS) 10 miles

Area Attractions

Amusement Park, Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Casino, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Wine Tasting, Biking/Hiking/Kayaking, Theatre, Antique Shoppes, Farmer's Markets, Gardens, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Religious Services, River, Vineyard, Winery, Zoo

Inn Details

Establishment type

Private Home Bed and Breakfast, Bed and Breakfast, Cottage, Historic Inn

On-site amenities

CD player, Piano, Telephone, Wedding Facilities, Wi-Fi , In-ground swimming pool, Restauraunts close by, Pet friendly - dogs only, Walking distance to Bube's Brewery, Desk in designated guest rooms

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Bath robes, Board games, Coffee/Tea facilities, In-room internet, Desk, Fireplace, Fridge, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Internet Service, Ironing Board, Private entrance, Radio, TV, Wet bar

On-site activities

Bicycle riding trails, Billiards, Bird watching, Boating, Canoeing, Cross-country ski trails, Downhill Skiing, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Hunting, Kayaking, River, Fitness Center / Gym , Sailing, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming, Swimming pool, Tennis courts, Water sports, Whitewater Rafting

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  • Check In:: 4pm - 6pm
  • Check Out:: 11am
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Limited Children over 12 years welcomed
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: Yes See website for policy
  • Disabled Access Limited

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: Some weekends 2 nights.
  • Accepted payments VISA, Mastercard, Personal checks, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: We require a one-night deposit at the time of reservation.
  • Cancellations: A full refund is given 14 Days before reservation, minus $25.00 dollar cancellation fee. Cancellations within the fourteen days of the reservation date a guest is responsible for the full price of their room, unless I can rebook the room. If the room can be rebooked I will refund the deposit as stated above minus a $100.00 cancellation fee. Late night arrivals must notify us of such, as we have a lock box with a key, so they can enter the property themselves.



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  • Time Served: 8:30am
  • Serving Location: Veranda, weather permitting, Breakfast/dining area

Special meal options

, On request



127 E Main Street , 10 minutes from Lancaster, Mount Joy, PA 17552-1513 USA (Show map)

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