Smithton Guest House Vacation Rental

Friendly Vacation House in Lancaster PA

Stay with Your Family, Friends, and Pets!

Looking for a vacation rental home in Lancaster, Lancaster County that gives you privacy, charm, great location, and affordable pricing? Look no further, the Smithton Guest House Vacation Rental Home is a great choice. Our Lancaster County vacation rental home is perfect for family trips, girlfriend getaways or romantic escapes. You’ll have all the amenities of a Lancaster luxury hotel, charm of a Lancaster County B&B and affordability of a vacation rental retreat / cottage.

Our Vacation Rental / Vacation Home is available for short term (2-night minimum) and long term stays. Maximum occupancy is 6 guests. Children are permitted.

Our PA Dutch Country Friendly Vacation Rental is Pet Friendly: Unlike hotels, the Smithton Guest House Vacation Home has a fenced in back yard, making it ideal for families traveling with pets (extra charges apply). There are also two nearby community parks and a lovely rail trail if you’d like to take your dog for walks during your trip.

While we do not have a pool on the property, guests can walk around the corner to swim in the Ephrata Rec Center’s indoor swimming pool for just $10/day.

Smithton Guest House

in Pennsylvania Dutch Country

  • Two bedrooms (1 king, 1 queen)
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Living room & dining room
  • Finished Basement with Futon Bed
  • Pets allowed with prior arrangement
  • Air conditioning
  • Flat Screen SMART TVs with Hulu Live TV
  • Washer & Dryer
  • Towels, bed sheets, soap
  • Indoor fireplace
  • Heating
  • Iron
  • Laptop friendly workspace
  • Robust, reliable Wifi
  • Hair dryer
  • Hangers
  • Private driveway with parking for 2 cars

What to expect in our Amish Country Vacation Home

People love our two bedroom, 1.5 bath romantic Lancaster vacation home.  The master bedroom is a King Suite and the second bedroom has a comfortable Queen bed.  The cottage has a private entrance, full kitchen, living room, dining room, sunroom and fenced in back yard with patio & BBQ grill. The kitchen is even stocked with supplies to make your first breakfast (eggs, bacon, bread, milk, and juice).

Perfect Vacation Rental for your Lancaster Family Getaway

With a working fireplace in the living room, guests can enjoy a romantic retreat after the kids have been put to bed!  The living room also has a 50” flat screen SMART TV, and both guestrooms have large SMART TVs as well.  The spacious lawn is great for a family game of corn hole or simply having a family BBQ dinner.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q:  When is the best time to book a Lancaster Vacation Rental?

A:  Lancaster County is a great place to visit year-round.  The busiest travel time in Amish Country is between July – October when the Amish farms are bustling with activity, and there are numerous festivals and events for visitors to enjoy.


Q: Are there shops or restaurants nearby?

A:  YES!  There are a number of quaint shops and restaurants within walking and short driving distance of us.  We’ll provide you with a list to make it easy for you to find them.


Q:  How far is the Amish Country Vacation Home from Lancaster?

A:  Lancaster City is about 12 miles from us, so it’s an easy drive to Lancaster Station, Lancaster Central Market, Art Galleries and other downtown tourist attractions.  It’s your choice whether to take the highway or travel our lovely country roads instead.


Q:  Are Amish Farms and Amish Buggies nearby?

A:  Lancaster County’s probably best known for our Amish neighbors (thus the reason we’re called Amish Country!).  While you’re here there are fun ways for you to learn about Amish Culture and meet Amish people.  You can take a buggy ride, visit an Amish farm, take an Amish tour, visit the Village of Intercourse and the quaint shops of Kitchen Kettle Village.


Q:  Are there fun, family attractions in Lancaster County?

A:  YES!  In Lancaster we have amusement parks, corn mazes, petting zoos, amazing ice cream shops, Refreshing Mountain Zip Line Courses, Sky Zone Trampoline Park,  and more!


Q:  Does your vacation rental have GOOD Internet access?

A:  YES!  Whether you want to stream movies on 3 different TVs at the same time, jump onto a Zoom call, do some online gaming or just get a bit of work done, you’ll find our Lancaster Rental Home has robust and reliable Internet Access.