Winter in the Country

Your temptation may be to retreat when winter arrives. However, you may find it is the best time to spend some time in the country. Bucks County is enchanting for travelers year round, but winter adds a whole new dimension of wonder. When the temperature plummets and humidity departs, the sky turns a brilliant blue … Read More

21 Ways to Enjoy the Magnificent Delaware River

The Delaware River is a beautiful work of nature that is not to be missed. There are a multitude of ways to take in the river’s magnificence, so many in fact that it is hard to imagine anyone would allow themselves to miss the opportunity to enjoy all that it has to offer this summer! … Read More

FireWood series

Bridgeton House founder, Charles Briggs, is a very talented artist. His vision of what this riverside building could be over 30 years ago is why we are all here today. Throughout our Bucks County hotel, his architectural design, woodworking, tile work, decorative painting, furniture & artistic style are very evident. His latest venture is his … Read More

Our Current Artist – Lauren Sweeney

Our gallery features a rotating collection of works by area artists. The hills surrounding the inn & the Delaware River Valley are home to talent that is just amazing. Our exhibits change with the seasons & we feature artist’s from multimedia genre. On view now at the River’s Edge Gallery Lauren Sweeney’s close observation of … Read More

Exploring Bucks County Wine Country

Pennsylvania is most likely not the first state you consider when planning a winery tour so you may be surprised to learn that Pennsylvania is home to more than 200 wineries, and to twelve wine trails. Pennsylvania’s moderate climate and terrain provide excellent growing conditions for a host of varieties of grapes which accounts for … Read More

Bucks County, A Kaleidoscope of Color for Leaf Peepers

During this morning’s commute down Bridgeton Hill as I cast my usual dreamy gaze upon the beautiful Delaware River valley, I noticed the slightest twinge of change in the color of the leaves and I knew it was time to do my homework! What is it about these magnificent Pennsylvania vistas that allow them to … Read More

Don’t Let Summer Slip Away

As Henry James once said “Summer afternoon—summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.”  And we couldn’t agree more. The summer afternoons of August and September are the perfect time to throw caution to the wind and demand “Less Work, More Summer.” Our New Hope bed … Read More

Rediscover Your Own Backyard

As the French novelist Marcel Proust once wrote “the real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.” As we now find ourselves smack dab in the middle of summer, what better time to give your local area a second look and become a tourist in your town? Use … Read More