New Hope, PA, and Lambertville, NJ, comprise an area of breathtaking waterfront scenery and eclectic small-town vibes. The Delaware River and state boundaries separate these towns, but locals and visitors can enjoy the best of both worlds, bouncing back and forth between the two via the aptly named New Hope-Lambertville Bridge.
What is there to experience? Beyond the quaint charm and serene atmosphere, you’ll see vintage trains and historic mansions that will make you feel as though you stepped back in time. You’ll see brightly colored storefronts that complement the lush landscape to compose a masterpiece worthy of painting. Delight in the experience of staying at one of Select Registry’s best bed and breakfasts near New Hope, PA. We know you’re going to love it here.
THINGS TO SEE & DO
Have you always dreamed of being in two places at once? Straddle the New Jersey/Pennsylvania state line on a bridge that hangs over the Delaware River. Do you love to explore local flora and fauna? Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve is another great option for your vacation itinerary. Join a bird-watching tour or simply stroll through the park to take in the stunning views and a landscape dotted with wildflowers. Do you love live performances? Rather than fighting crowds in big cities such as New York, NY, you’re able to enjoy quality theater events and art shows in this peaceful area. The Bucks County Playhouse is a popular venue where visitors can enjoy entertaining productions. This artsy, LGBT-friendly borough is the perfect romantic getaway.
WHERE TO EAT & DRINK
Whether you’re looking for vegetarian and vegan-friendly dinner options or a creative burger joint, the New Hope/Lambertville area is a bustling, culinary hot-spot. Dine on savory meals paired with sweet red wines, BYOB to a French-style brunch, or branch out and try something new at an authentic international restaurant. Start your day off with brunch at Blue Moose where you can BYOB while enjoying a famous omelet. For a truly unique experience, make a reservation at the Marsha Brown Restaurant where you can indulge in New Orleans Creole cuisine in a 125-year-old stone church. The 30-foot mural and colorful stained-glass windows set this restaurant apart from all the others. After spending a long day in New Hope, take a break and head on over to Havana, a local tropical-themed restaurant serving up good grub and even better drinks. Be sure to try one of the 13 (yes, 13) different flavors of mojitos! You will be pleased that you did afterward. There are many unique, local restaurants in the area that are worth checking out when visiting New Hope, PA.
BEST TIME TO VISIT
The small towns are situated in a beautiful natural terrain with riverfront views, so it is nearly impossible to pick a bad time to visit. Still, for comfortably warm weather, summer is the best season to visit New Hope, PA, and Lambertville, NJ. However, during peak season prices tend to be more expensive. If you’re trying to stretch your dollar, check out the events in the spring and fall. The spring and fall also boast pleasant temperatures in which you can enjoy the newly budding flowers in April or the changing leaves in October.
WHERE TO STAY
The breathtaking scenery and sophisticated atmosphere of this region entice travelers year-round. Browse Select Registry’s properties for the best bed and breakfast accommodations near New Hope, PA with award-winning guest rooms that you’ll be dreaming about after your stay. Stay in a historic boutique hotel in the heart of Lambertville, NJ, or a cozy country home in New Hope, PA. Make one of our luxurious B&Bs your home-away-from-home on your next romantic getaway and allow us to help make your dream vacation a reality with our attentive service and top-notch amenities.