November 23, 2016
Landisville, PA, is a small piece of what makes Lancaster County a destination of choice in the Northeast United States. This quaint Amish Country town offers a down-to-earth charm amongst mom n’ pop shops, local restaurants, and historic attractions. Discover the little town of Landisville, PA, and all it has to offer during your vacation to Lancaster County. You might be pleasantly surprised with what you find!
Find out more about all of the fun things to do near the Historic Smithton Inn in Ephrata, PA, when you download our free Vacation Guide. It’s full of the best recommendations for things to see and do, like taking a drive over to the quaint town of Landisville, PA.
There are some small town restaurants with good eatin’ to enjoy during your visit to Landisville, PA. Some favorite Landisville, PA, restaurants include Hot Z Pizza and Miss Calee’s Eats ‘N’ Treats. Hot Z Pizza is a great stop for pan pizza, hot subs and wings, and beer specials. It’s also a favorite destination for Thursday trivia nights! Enjoy mozzarella sticks, jalapeno cheddar potato bites, or battered pickle chips leading up to your main entree. For a quaint cafe, Miss Calee’s Eats ‘N’ Treats is the perfect stop for lunch, with menu items like shepherd’s pie, a hot meatloaf sandwich, or a cheeseburger sub. Yum!
Landisville, PA, history is another interesting avenue to explore during your stay at the Historic Smithton Inn. The 1852 Herr Family Homestead is a famous historic attraction, authentically depicting life on a 19th-century Lancaster County farm. Located on a quiet, tree-lined lane, the Herr Family Homestead features the estate, a garden, and the surrounding grounds. You can take a guided tour of this historic location each Saturday and Sunday afternoon from April through the end of October.
If you’re looking to spend some time outside in Landisville, PA, then you might enjoy the Amos Herr Park or Salunga Park. These parks feature a pavilion and grounds for strolling, picnicking, or simply laying in the sunshine. Amos Herr Park also features some great recreational facilities among its 56 acres. If you’re looking for a break from the history and shopping, consider a sporting activity. The park offers tennis courts, a basketball court, a volleyball court, two baseball fields, and large grass fields for frisbee or soccer. Take a break from the action and relax at one of these charming Landisville, PA, parks!
When you plan your stay in Amish Country, consider booking your stay with the Historic Smithton Inn. Our charming bed and breakfast is the perfect countryside retreat, featuring five guest rooms, a suite, a cottage, and a guest house. Select which option best suits your vacation travel desires, and then settle in for a wonderful stay. Our historic boutique hotel not only offers lovely accommodations but also some great amenities. These include a complimentary breakfast each morning, an electric vehicle charging station, and more. See you soon in Lancaster Country for an unforgettable vacation!