Riverstone 1730 is a classic nine-room 18th-century waterfront Guest House Bed & Breakfast overlooking the Delaware River. Dating back to 1730, Riverstone 1730 Bed and Breakfast has served as a frontier trading post, a Publik House (Colonial-era tavern), and today, as Guest House Bed and Breakfast. The Guest House is attached to the Innkeeper's living quarters by massive two-foot thick stone walls that provide the utmost in quiet privacy.
As you explore the site and video, imagine this gorgeous property as your private space since we only book one party at a time.
We are a "Laissez-Faire" Guest House where you also determine the level of interaction with your hosts... just let us know; we are only a text message or phone call away. Riverstone 1730 guests also have a choice of three large, elegant bedrooms to rent with wonderfully appointed period antiques, queen-size beds, luxury linens, and down comforters. Modern, historically correct windows enhance the peace and quiet of our guests. The wide plank flooring, four fireplaces, exposed beams, and 18th-century antiques take you back to the 1700's the moment you walk through your private entrance. We also pride ourselves on providing ample parking for your entire party to our Bed and Breakfast
Relax fireside with your favorite beverage in the cozy Gathering Room, Study, or Dining Room. These are comfortable common spaces for you and your party to relax.
Your gourmet country kitchen is equipped with a farm sink, Aga gas/electric stove, refrigerator/freezer microwave, Keurig coffee maker and French press.
The upstairs master bath offers a glass shower, a large soaking tub, and a two-sink vanity.
Our Guest House B&B is the ideal spot for your romantic getaway retreat, group rendezvous or to simply relax with good friends or family. Flexibility is the hallmark of your stay as we have no scheduled meals or "activities", Breakfast is served on your schedule at the Homestead General Store located just around the corner from Riverstone. They open daily at 8 AM, simply present your certificate for a wonderful breakfast at your leisure. Relish unobstructed views of the Delaware River from nearly every room in the house. With your safety and convenience in mind, smart smoke/carbon monoxide detectors are installed throughout the Guest House. Complimentary WIFI and internet television are also provided. Central air conditioning provides even comfort throughout the warm months and each bedroom is equipped with chargers for guests' electronic devices.
Our large, composite "splinter free" dock on the river is a lovely place to take a refreshing "dip" or enjoy a picturesque sunset or explore the river in one of our kayaks or canoe. We also provide four single bicycles and a tandem bicycle for your enjoyment. The Delaware Canal towpath, located a few steps away, provides 60- miles of natural scenic beauty for your pleasure.
Another outdoor spot to relax is on your brick patio in the backyard overlooking the garden. Should outdoor grilling be your passion, the gas barbecue is located near the patio. After an exciting day of activities, curl up in an Adirondack chair around the riverside fire pit with your friends.