Longswamp Bed and Breakfast Mertztown Pennsylvania
Welcome to Longswamp Bed and Breakfast. 2012 1st Place Blue Ribbon Award for Bed & Breakfast by Kutztown Area Patriot & Hamburg Area Item newspapers!!
Close to Kutztown University, Lehigh University, Cedar Crest College & Muhlenberg College!
Fine Dining...or Family Dining
5 Guest Rooms, including a two bedroom suite. The large living room has a fireplace and hundreds of books for guests to enjoy. A full, hot breakfast is served to you at private tables in the dining room. A separate Meeting Room on the 2nd floor can accommodate up to 20 people and there is a Veranda too! All Guest Rooms are air conditioned. The barn, built over 200 years ago, consists of a large display or meeting hall in the upper level and, on the opposite side, a charming 2 room suite with living room, bedroom and bath. Equipped with TV, microwave and minifridge. Bedroom has Queen bed, living room has a day bed. Sleeps 3
A warm greeting by your hosts welcomes you to this historic country farmhouse, homestead of the Trexlers's, dating from the late 18th century and set in the lush farmlands of Berks County, Pennsylvania, only minutes from the center of Allentown.
We are approximately 8 miles (on a traffic free scenic country road!) from Kutztown University and Kutztown Festival. About 3 miles from the Macungie car shows. Equidistant from Quakertown and Lehigh Valley exits on I-476. We have a large paved driveway and parking lot that can accommodate trailers and RV's (no septic facilities). See directions below
From the East or West use I-78
Take I-78 and exit at #54a-Rte.222 south. After exit ramp proceed straight following signs for Rte. 222 south.
Follow Rte.222 south and it will split into Rte 222 south and Rte 100 south. Bear left onto Rte 100 south. At second light after split make right onto Spring Creek Road.
Stay on Spring Creek Road for approximately 1.6 miles into Alburtis. After you cross the triple R/R tracks make immediate right onto Front Street. (before Iron Horse Bar, look for Coke machine)
Stay on Front Street for approximately 2.5 miles (it changes name to Longswamp Road) , then bear left ontoSmith Street (small road)
From Philadelphia Airport
Follow airport exit signs to I-95 south and I-476.
Take I-95 south (short distance) to I-476 north and exit at #44 Quakertown Rte.663
After toll bear right onto Rte 663 south.
Go approx. 5 miles and make right onto Rte 29 north.
Go approx. 4.8 miles to intersection with Rte. 100.
Proceed straight across Rte. 100. Do not turn.
Go approx. 7 miles, B&B will be on right, and make right onto Smith Street. Pull into 1st driveway on right. Park in the rear lot and follow walkway past light post, make right through gate and go to Main House (rear screened porch) for welcome and registration.
Longswamp Bed and Breakfast 1605 State Street Mertztown, PA 19539 Phone: (610) 682-6197