7 Unique Places to Stay

VL-Unique Places to Stay (Caboose Motel)

Lancaster County has plenty of standard-issue hotels and motels. But if you want to stay someplace that’s a little bit different, check into one of these alternatives.

Cameron Estate Inn

Rural home of President Abraham Lincoln’s Secretary of War, Simon Cameron, built in 1805.

1855 Mansion Ln, Mount Joy, PA 17552

(717) 492-0111

Hurst House Bed & Breakfast

This Victorian B&B is perched on a hill with views of farmland in all directions.

154 E Farmersville Rd, Ephrata, PA 17522

(717) 355-5151

Lancaster Arts Hotel

This former tobacco warehouse features unique rooms, an art gallery and a restaurant with local, farm-fresh cuisine.

300 Harrisburg Ave, Lancaster, PA 17603

(717) 299-3000

Landis Farm Guest House

A 200-year-old stone cottage on a historic working farm.

2048 Gochlan Rd, Manheim, PA 17545

(717) 898-7028

Red Caboose Motel

Sleep in a converted train car. Several train-related attractions are nearby.

312 Paradise Ln, Ronks, PA 17572

(717) 687-5000

Rock Lititz Penthouse at the General Sutter Inn

6 rock-and-roll-themed luxury suites in the “Coolest Small Town in America.” The Rock Lititz concert rehearsal facility—used by many big acts to prepare for tours—is nearby.

14 E Main St, Lititz, PA 17543

(717) 626-2115

The Inn at Kitchen Kettle Village

A cozy inn amid shops in village of Intercourse.

3529 Old Philadelphia Pike, Intercourse, PA 17534

(717) 768-8261

— Tim Buckwalter