Bird-in-Hand Family Inn
Family Lodging in the Country
When you want to get away, bring your family to the Bird-in-Hand Family Inn for a vacation that’s relaxing and fun for everyone. Our family-friendly, resort-style hotel offers everything you want on site, including an outdoor pool and two indoor pools, tennis and basketball courts, a game room and more. Our on-site Restaurant & Smorgasbord and nearby Bakery & Cafe make family meals convenient. For great vacation memories, enjoy a live show on our Stage or a free guided tour of Amish farmlands (Monday-Saturday) provided exclusively to our lodging Guests. You’re near Sight & Sound Theatre, Dutch Wonderland, the outlets (Rockvale & Tanger), Strasburg Railroad, and many other Lancaster-area attractions. We offer exceptionally clean, comfortable rooms and suites, and our friendly staff upholds our deep-rooted tradition of hospitality and excellent service, so you can relax and enjoy your vacation. For added convenience and value, ask about our money-saving meal and/or stage packages or our VIP Program. If you’re looking for a hotel near Intercourse, PA or Bird-in-Hand, we invite you to be our Guest!See Rooms »
A bunch of us – four couples – traveled together. A friend saw a package at the Bird-in-Hand Family Inn advertised in the newspaper, so we went for a weekend. That was 1984. We stayed in the pool building in adjoining rooms and just had a ball. We’ve gone ever since. One year we decided to stay someplace else, but we were sorry. You couldn’t have better people. You could get a hotel room anywhere, but the people at the Family Inn keep us coming back. It’s grown bigger, but it’s still friendly.
— Maryann & Bill Charon, Beachwood, NJ
In the heart of our village, the Bird-in-Hand Family Inn in Lancaster, PA is built on land that has been in the Smucker family for generations – since 1925, when John E. Smucker bought the farm from his father-in-law. Today, we have 125 rooms and continue to improve on our resort-style country inn for the benefit of our Guests.
With one outdoor and two indoor swimming pools, tennis and basketball courts, an on-site fitness center, and other recreational facilities, our Bird-in-Hand country inn is the perfect place for an active family or group. Think of us like a family resort in Lancaster. We offer unique experiences like Fireside S’mores and free ice cream socials with the Smucker family that help make for a memorable family vacation. You can pull up a lawn chair and watch horse-drawn Amish buggies go by or hot air balloons launch from the field across the road. Plus, our location puts us in the middle of everything you want to see and do in Amish Country. Our hotel in Lancaster County is next to our Restaurant and Smorgasbord, as well as our live theatre. We’re within easy walking distance of our Bakery & Cafe, a farmer’s market, antique shops and a mini-golf course. And if you’re looking for a hotel near Sight & Sound Theatre, Dutch Wonderland, Kitchen Kettle Village, the Strasburg Railroad or the outlets, we’re just a short drive from these popular Lancaster, PA attractions.Welcome Message from Justin, our Property Manager