February 1, 2022
Owning a building built in 1763 means there’s always some form of repair or update going on. We typically schedule renovations during our slow season, wintertime, which is exactly what happened in 2022! Therefore, we’re excited to announce that we’ve converted the 3rd floor of the B&B back into the configuration when we first purchased the Inn. Now the third floor has two distinct romantic suites! The vibe on the 3rd floor is a little different. With cathedral & gabled ceilings and the original hand-hewn beams dating back to the early 1700s you definitely know you’re in a historic building. But the furnishings and new bamboo floors are a bit more “boutique-hotel” style. We’ve given tours to a number of friends and guests to get feedback and the response has been OVERWHELMINGLY positive! Let us know what YOU think!
When you reach the 3rd floor landing, the Smithton Gables is the room to your left. When you open the door, you’re in the living room / dining-work area. There’s a comfortable leather sofa & chair, large flat screen Smart TV and a desk that looks out the window onto Mainstreet below. Additionally, desk can also be converted into a full table.
Off of the living room is a set of doors to a private patio, or another doorway to the full galley-kitchen that features heated tile floors, ceramic cooktop, double sink, full fridge & freezer with filtered water and a countertop oven.
At the end of the kitchen is to door to the the spacious King-bedroom. There’s a sitting area facing the working fireplace, a large antique dresser and large custom closet. The lights on each night stands include wireless phone chargers and you simply touch the base to turn lights on and off.
The private bathroom boasts a heated tile floor, an extra-large frameless glass shower with rain shower and hand-held shower heads and a double vanity.
The door to the Smithton Loft is straight ahead on the 3rd floor landing. Go through that door to the right to enter the gorgeous King-Guest Suite. There’s an electric fireplace feature with large flat screen Smart TV mounted above. There’s a fully reclining leather love seat, a desk/table and a cabinet that holds a mini-fridge with separate freezer, a microwave, two drawers and a Keurig machine / coffee station. The lights on each night stand include USB ports. There are also easy to access outlets throughout the suite for easy device charging.
The private bathroom features a wonderful 6 foot long soaking tub with shower!!
Both of these “Penthouse Suites” went LIVE on our website February 5th. Based on recent feedback, we expect them to be extremely popular. If you’re interested in booking one of these Suites, here’s where you can find them on our website: Historic Smithton Inn King Suites
Contact the Innkeepers at 717-733-6094 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions!
Q: Are pets allowed in the Smithton Gables or Smithton Loft Suites?
A: No. The only suite where dogs are permitted is the Tailor’s Cottage because it has a private, exterior door.
Q: How many guests are allowed in the Smithton Gables or Smithton Loft?
A: A maximum of 3 guests are allowed in all our our B&B guest rooms and suites, including the Loft and Gables Suites.
Q: Are young children allowed in your 3rd floor suites?
A: Because these rooms are above other guest rooms & sounds do travel, guests must be 12 years or older to stay in the Smithton Loft or Smithton Gables.
Q: Are the Smithton Gables or Smithton Loft available for long-term rental?
A: YES! Contact the innkeepers directly for pricing and availability.