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Manassas, Virginia
Reviewed 17 March 2011

My wife and I spent two nights at this lovely bed and breakfast just a short distance to downtown Kennett Square. Gilja Kusano is a delightful hostess and her breakfasts are excellent. The house, built of granite, is immaculate and well appointed with a mixture of Brandywine Valley and Japanese art and other items. Gilja can and will glady provide...

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New Jersey
Reviewed 11 December 2010

I highly recommend a stay at Kennett House. We stayed in the Longwood Suite which was composed of a sitting room, a bedroom with a king bed, and a bathroom with a walk in shower. The room was immaculate and the bed comfortable. Breakfasts, which were varied each day of our stay, were delicious and attractively presented with great attention...

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Westborough, MA
Reviewed 8 June 2010

What a gem of a B&B! Thank you, Gilja. This is a handsome stone Arts & Crafts era house, tasteful and immaculate inside & out. The location is convenient to the Brandywine Valley sights, Philadelphia and Lancaster County. My husband and I look for quiet and well ordered accommodations, and we couldn't have been happier. We always got a perfectly...

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Herndon, Virginia
Reviewed 15 May 2010

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Kennett House. Gilja, the innkeeper, was a very gracious host. The breakfasts were amazing. Just enough food. The house was immaculate and the room cozy and inviting. The Kennett Square historic district is just one third mile away. Beautiful shops and boutiques. Don't miss the Farmer's Market on Fridays. Everyone was very friendly....

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Highland Park, NJ
Reviewed 26 April 2010

This well-maintained B&B is conveniently located near Brandywine Valley attractions (Longwood Gardens, Brandywine River Museum). Our hostess Gilja was cheerful, eager to please, and served a lovely breakfast. Pay attention, however if you are booking a room with a private, but "adjacent" bathroom. That means the bathroom is yours only, but you walk out into the hall to get to...

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Sylva, North Carolina
Reviewed 14 October 2009

My husband and I were very pleased with our stay at Kennett House Inn B & B in Kennett Square, Pa. Our room had lots of thoughtful extras: robes, high quality linens, well-placed lamps, and it was spotless. The host Gilja took great pride in her breakfast, as well she should. Good food, perfectly served. Comfortable and friendly.

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Raleigh, NC
Reviewed 8 September 2009

Gilja does a fantastic job of maintaining this grand old Arts and Crafts style home and of taking care of her guests. We thought the breakfasts were great---I can't imagine needing more or better, and she was a lovely host. My husband and I like B&B's and would highly recommend this one to fellow travelers. It is a great place...

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Pittsburgh, PA
Reviewed 28 July 2009

Not a fan of B&Bs but none the less have stayed in many throughout the U.S & Europe. The Kennett House is spectacular--- more like a boutique inn with its quality ammenities & tasteful decor. No detail is overlooked. The breakfasts are gourmet made with the freshest ingredients. Gilja is a hostess par excellence. We stayed in the Delaware Room,...

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Boston
Reviewed 27 October 2008

This is a fantastic historic home, with many unique features. It's located really well, close to Brandywine Battlefield, right on the edge of Amish country, and within easy driving distance of Philadelphia. The town itself is very quiet and friendly, and the place lends itself to a relaxing stay away from the hustle and bustle of the big city. The...

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Reviewed 14 September 2008

We stayed in the Delaware Room which has an adjacent sitting area with TV. Unlike the previous reviewer, we found that it wasn't noisy at all. Since this suite of rooms is toward the back of the house, we did not hear any traffic or noise. There was nice bathrobes, luxury soaps and lotions, along with other necessities you may...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Kennett House Bed and Breakfast offers guests the casual elegance of a magnificent granite foursquare mansion, just three miles from Longwood Gardens. Built in 1910, this Brandywine Valley, Arts & Crafts style B&B is nestled in the historic borough of Kennett Square, and features beautiful chestnut and rosewood woodwork, antique furnishings, and oriental rugs. The Kennett House is just a few minutes from Longwood Gardens, Winterthur Museum, Brandywine River Museum, and Hagley Museum. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kennett House Bed & Breakfast

Address: 503 W State St, Kennett Square, PA 19348-3028
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Kennett Square
Price Range: £100 - £140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“If you love soft mattress get the bigger room :)”
 of 5 bubbles PalomaKia, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Longwood Room has a separate sitting room and the Brandywine Room has a wonderful bathroom with a large tub!”
 of 5 bubbles T360ACjeffreym, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Deleware room was very nice”
 of 5 bubbles WanderingMagpie, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
“The online descriptions are right-on.”
 of 5 bubbles 284terp, 6 May 2015 | Read review
“The Delaware room has a sunny sitting room with sofa.”
 of 5 bubbles lafemmemlf, 30 Dec 2014 | Read review
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