Porches on the Towpath
Bed and Breakfast in New Hope, PA
Phone us at 215-862-3277 215-862-3277
20 Fisher's Alley, New Hope, PA 18938 20 Fisher's Alley, New Hope, PA 18938

Accommodations at Porches Bed and Breakfast
Guest Rooms

Main HousePrivate Quarters Gatekeeper's House

 

Main House | Guest Rooms 1 - 6

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Room 1

Main House - Room #1 is located on the ground floor, facing the peaceful Delaware Canal. It features a queen size bed and full bath with tub and shower. It is furnished in 18th and 19th century French antiques, including a charming carved 18th century armoire.

A Room #1 highlight is a French door that leads to its own private porch, which can access the canal, and the main porches on the 1st and 2nd floors. Central air.

$149.00 weeknights, $239.00 weekends (Friday, Saturday and Sunday)

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Room 2

Main House - Room #2 is on the second floor, with a view of the Delaware Canal. It features a queen size bed and a full bath with shower. Decorated with an eclectic blend of English and French antiques, this room features random-width hardwood floors, an antique English burl chest of drawers and leather wing chair, and lovely steel engravings.

A French door allows direct access to the second-floor porch, with views of the gardens and the Delaware Canal. Central air.

$139.00 weeknights, $179.00 weekends (Friday, Saturday and Sunday)

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Room 3

Main House - Room #3 is a canal-front corner room on the second floor, with a queen size bed and a full bath with shower. It has random-width hardwood floors, a sunny outlook, and an appealing blend of select antiques.

A French door allows direct access to the second-floor porch, with views of the gardens and the Delaware Canal. Central air.

$139 weeknights, $179.00 weekends (Friday, Saturday and Sunday)

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Room 4

Main House - Room #4 is a snug getaway on the second floor. Painted in a calming Dresden blue, it is decorated with English antiques, including a canopied four-poster double bed. It has random-width hardwood floors, a full bath with tub and shower, and central air.

A French door allows direct access to the second-floor porch, with views of the gardens and the Delaware Canal.

$129.00 weeknights, $169.00 weekends (Friday, Saturday and Sunday)

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Room 5

Main House - Room #5 is a spacious private suite that encompasses the entire third floor, and includes a full bath complete with an antique claw foot tub and separate enclosed shower. A dormer window overlooks the peaceful Delaware Canal, and a charming antique vanity is the perfect spot to get ready for a night on the town. A small treetop balcony accesses a stairway down to the 2nd-floor porch. King size bed and central air.

$159.00 weeknights, $249.00 weekends (Friday, Saturday and Sunday)

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Room 6

Main House - Room #6 is an elegant haven on the second floor, painted Apple Green with white trim and furnished with lacquered English antiques. The luxurious bath features marble and brass fixtures, gilt mirror and bronze statuary. Room 6 has its own private porch overlooking the bamboo garden. Queen size bed. Full bath and shower, and central air.

Breakfast is served in the room any day, all week, or on the porch, 8:30 to 10:00 am.

$149.00 weeknights, $239.00 weekends (Friday, Saturday and Sunday)

Private Quarters | Guest Rooms 7 - 8

The Private Quarters is Porches' newest addition. A mid-19th century Carriage house, the cottage is set back amidst trees and bamboo in its own secluded corner. The Private Quarters, with its wisteria-draped private deck, is the perfect spot to hide away and dream.

Rooms #7 and #8 span 2 stories and can be rented together as a 2-bedroom suite. Room #7 can be rented alone, but Room #8 must be rented as part of the package.

Private Quarters Room Rates
Room #7 is based on double occupancy but can sleep up to 3 for an additional $25 charge. It may also be attached with #8 for a maximum total of 5 people.
Room #7 - $259.00 weekends, double occupancy with $25.00 additional for one additional person. $179.00 Monday thru Thursday
Room #8 - $195.00 weekends, $139.00 Monday thru Thursday. Double occupancy only. Can only be rented in conjunction with Room #7.

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Room 7

Private Quarters - Room #7 is a 2-story unit with a bedroom and bath below and a sitting room loft above. You enter the bedroom from the large sunny wrap-around porch into a Chesapeake-inspired mariner's dream. Original blueprints of a hand-built 1940's Herreshoff sailing yacht adorn the walls. The brass and iron canopied queen bed faces a wall of glass-fronted floor-to-ceiling bookcases. The navy blue and white decor reinforces the nautical feel of the suite. Climb the stairs to the cozy sitting room loft and curl up with a book on the queen-size daybed; tucked into a windowed alcove. Or sit back and watch your favorite shows on the flat screen TV. Central air. Private bath with shower.

See above for rates.

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Room 8

Private Quarters - Room #8 adjoins Room #7 and can only be rented in conjunction with it. A private door opens to a secluded deck, where you can lounge on the Adirondeck chair in the midst of a bamboo forest. Room #8, with its antique French empire furnishings, has a king bed, marble bath and central air. See above for rates.

Gatekeeper's House | Guest Rooms 9 - 12

Gatekeeper's House at Porches, a beautifully restored two-story carriage house. All rooms in the Gatekeeper’s House have private entrances.

Rooms #9 and #10 are on the second floor of Gatekeeper's House, and are accessed by an exterior staircase that leads onto a large private balcony nestled in the treetops. Relax on one of the Adirondack chairs amid the greenery, and plan your Bucks County excursions.

Rooms #11 and #12 are on the ground floor, and can be opened via adjoining doors to accommodate up to 6 people (prices based on double occupancy) – perfect for wedding parties and reunions.

Guests may choose to have breakfast served in their room at the Gatekeeper's House year-round, or on the porches, 8:30 to 10:00 am.

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Room 9

Gatekeeper's House - Room #9 is large and brightly lit by louvered skylights and a floor-to-ceiling window. It is furnished with late 19th century French faux bamboo furniture. The room is a soft yellow with white trim and is accented with a blue and yellow Chinese garden print. An oversized shower and lovely 19th century vanity complete the bath. King-sized bed, TV and central air.

$159.00 weeknights, $239.00 weekends (Friday, Saturday and Sunday)

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Room 10

Gatekeeper's House - Room #10 is a cozy room furnished with traditional 19th century antique furniture. The queen size sleigh bed is tucked into a carpenter gothic alcove. The room itself is totally built of white beaded board and the decor is black and white with antique walnut picture frames. This intimate room boasts not only a lovely louvered skylight but also a skylight shower. Queen sized bed, TV and central air.

$139.00 weeknights, $189.00 weekends (Friday, Saturday and Sunday)

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Room 11

Gatekeeper's House - Room #11 is reached via its own walled garden courtyard, complete with fountain and outdoor seating. The large room is filled with French country empire furnishings, including two queen sized European beds. A collection of Bucks County Landscape oil paintings adorn the walls, which are painted a subdued fawn and accented by extensive white paneled wainscoting and moldings. At front, a large bay window overlooks the courtyard. The travertine tile bath features double sinks and an oversized shower with seating. Two queen sized beds, TV, ceiling fans and central air.

$179.00 weeknights, $259.00 weekends (Friday, Saturday and Sunday), double occupancy with $25 additional for each additional person.

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Room 12

Gatekeeper's House - Room #12 is an Edwardian oasis, featuring floor-to-ceiling white raised paneling and select period furnishings; decorated in classic hues of black, white and pewter. A pair of wing chairs flank a fireplace surrounded by built-in bookcases. A brass chandelier hangs above the king sized bed. The sumptuous bath suite boasts a magnificent footed tub, and includes a separate walk-in shower and water closet. You could linger here all day. King sized bed, TV and central air.

$179.00 weeknights, $259.00 weekends (Friday, Saturday and Sunday)