Located in the beautiful Laurel Highlands of Southwestern Pennsylvania is where you will find Seams Like Home Quilting Retreat and Bed & Breakfast. Nestled on nearly four acres of rural wooded hillside, Seams Like Home is the perfect place for a quilting or scrapbooking getaway, or just for relaxing and sight-seeing. Lush foliage and native wildlife abound on the property. Each room has comforting custom-made quilts, private bath, and is individually climate controlled for your comfort. Full hot homestyle breakfast served in our dining room. Lounge area includes pool table and a grand piano in the foyer for your playing pleasure.
5 on October 17, 2016
We were biking the GAP trail and stayed here one night. The host picked us up in town. The rooms were very comfortable. I loved the home-made quilts. The breakfast was delicious. In the morning he drove us back to town to continue on our trip. I would definitely stay again.
5 on September 24, 2016
The owners were outstanding, the breakfast was fabulous, and the accommodations were extraordinary.
5 on July 04, 2016
We biked for 2 days and stayed at 3 B&B's. Undoubtedly our best breakfast was at this one--including omelette, fruit, sausage, juice (yogurt available but we didn't try it), and fully accommodating my wife who is vegetarian and allergic to some foods. Since this place is 3 miles from trail head, the shuttle was crucial; the owner expertly loaded our tandem bike on his truck, which had just the right equipment for a smooth and secure ride. Since this was the end of our trip, he also shuttled us to our car the next morning -- an hour drive away over country two-lanes, with his wife doing the navigating with her GPS. The room and facilities were excellent, including our own bathroom with tub and shower, and a sufficiently firm mattress. Bruce & Nancy
3.8 on June 29, 2016
Seams Like Home really did seem like home! We loved the country setting, game room, and hospitality. Rich and Donna were wonderful hosts. We would definitely recommend Seams Like Home to others and hope to return in the future for more fun in the Laurel Highlands of PA! Scott & Becky C.
5 on May 23, 2016
We spent the night in Connellsville, Pa while riding the GAP trail Seams Like Home is a few miles out of town but Rick picked us and our bikes up. The rooms were great and breakfast was incredible. Rick was informative and gracious. Would definitely stay there again. Highly recommend.
4.0 on April 05, 2016
We took a mid stop to break up our trip [NY to IL] and go to Falling Waters. It was a pleasant night stay at Seams. The owners were friendly. The place was clean. We had a complete, home cooked breakfast. The rooms are separated from the owners living space and the guests have their own common area for playing pool, watching TV, cooking, etc. The home is nestled in the woods with exotic ducks floating in the pond. All in all, it was quite the restful break that we needed.
5 on October 12, 2015
Our group of 7 had a wonderful stay at Seams Like Home Oct. 1,2015. We were bicycling the GAP. We were shuttled for free the minute we called up to the B and B. Then shuttled to and from dinner in Connellsville later. It was nice to be in such a quiet countryside location. The rooms are large and beautifully decorated and very clean. We each had a private bath with a great shower. After dinner, we relaxed in the common room which had TV, computer, pool table. We were able to store our bikes inside securely. After a good nights sleep, Rick prepared a wonderful hot breakfast, then shuttled us back down to the trail. Friendliest, service, cleanliness were all of the highest quality. Our friend who was driving our gear was able to stay several more hours to do paperwork she needed to do in the common room without feeling rushed to check out. Highly recommend!
4.6 on September 23, 2015
Very nice place to stay. The owners are very friendly and attentive to your needs. The breakfasts were outstanding.
5 on September 21, 2015
We had never tried a bed & breakfast before, and we're very, very pleased with the experience. The people we met were so much fun to talk with, and the common room, as well as breakfast together gave us a chance to talk with all of the other couples there- we sat for an hour and a half, just chatting! The owners were great, very accommodating, and the facility was just gorgeous. We will do this again!
5 on August 01, 2015
My stay at Seams Like Home was a bit of a miracle. My girlfriend and I had decided to bike as much of the Allegheny trail as possiblon very short notice. The decision was made on a Wednesday but most of the planning went into driving to Pittsburgh and preparing our bikes. since the trail wish very active withbikers over the summer it was hard to find a vacancy at one of the inns along the way. Luckily, Seams Like Home was able to provide a room for at their lovely oasis. What's more is that while biking we became very tired and were not going to be able to make it to our planned destination, but Rick was able to come pick us up and shuttle us back to his bed and breakfast. We were so grateful.R once at the inn Rick provided amazing service. We were free to use the lounge area which came complete with satellite tv, pool table, and much needed comfortable couches after a long day of biking. One thing I noticed is every room had its own bathroom and some even came with a jacuzzi! The next morning we were punctually served waffles, eggs, fresh fruit, bacon, Orange juice, and coffee to fuel up for our next day of biking. All in all, my girl and I were very happy to have stayed at Seams Like Home and will definitely stay there again if we ever try to bike the trail once more.
Rural wooded location, Wine country
Pittsburgh, PA (PIT) 65 miles
From PA turnpike I-76, take New Stanton Exit 75, follow signs for Connellsville Rt.119 South. Continue on 119S to Connellsville and over the Yough River to the Wendy's. At this intersection turn right up Crawford Ave. and follow for 3 miles to the Ice Mine Skating Rink (large blue bldg. on left). Turn right onto Leisenring Vanderbilt Road and go 1 mile. Entrance is on the right. From the South, follow Rt. 119 North around Uniontown. Once you pass the Penn State Fayette Campus and the Laurel Mall, turn left onto Eighty Acres Road. At T intersection, make a right onto Crawford Ave. Follow through Leisenring. When you get to the Ice Mine, make a left onto Leisenring Vanderbilt Road. We are 1 mile up on the right.
Amusement Park, Antique Shopping, Casino, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater, Flight 93 Memorial, General George C. Marshall's birthplace, Friendship Hill, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Ski area, Vineyard, Winery, Zoo
Other, Bed and Breakfast
Board games, Computer, Conference Rooms, DVD Player, Desk, Piano, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, VCR, Videos, Washer/dryer
Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Coffee/Tea facilities, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Internet Service, Ironing Board, Wi-Fi, Wired internet
Bicycle rental, Bicycle riding trails, Billiards, Bird watching, Boating, Canoeing, Downhill Skiing, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Kayaking, Mountain Bike trails, quilting retreats, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming, Whitewater Rafting
Rick & Donna Eicher
Cats , Dogs
Donna is a certified quilt instructor and owner of Sew Special Quilt Shop in Uniontown, PA. Her love of quilting and sewing is evident throughout the decor of the facility.