Friday, August 15, 2008
Welcome Philip W. Smith Bed and Breakfast in Richmond Indiana
Welcome IBBP.com's newest member, Philip W. Smith Bed and Breakfast in Richmond Indiana.
The city of Richmond is located near the border to the State of Ohio, about 1.5 hours East of Indianapolis, Indiana. Bed and breakfast travelers will encounter a place, rich with history and heritage of the early pioneers along the Old National Road, the Underground Railroad, the Joseph Moore Museum of Natural History, Richmond Art Museum and Indiana' s Famous Antique Alley, a haven for those who enjoy antiquing. The great outdoors comes alive with wandering nature trails, tranquil golf courses and adventurous expeditions. Boating, fishing, and biking are other well-loved ways to explore the area.
Philip W. Smith Bed and Breakfast is an 1890 Queen Anne inn specializing in Honeymoons, Girlfriends' Getaways, Family Reunions, Weddings, Receptions, Scrapbook Retreats Church Retreats, and Theater and Symphony Packages. This elegant Queen Anne Free Classic Victorian home is located in the East Main Street-Glen Miller Park Historic District of Richmond, right on the Indiana-Ohio border off I-70. Built in 1890 by Philip W. Smith, the 2 1/2 story brick has Romanesque details and features 11 stained glass windows and ornate carved wood. Unwind in the evening with homemade snacks, coffee or tea. Awaken in the morning to a complimentary full breakfast served on fine china and linens in the dining room. All five rooms are individually decorated and include private bathrooms with either a shower or a shower/tub combination, 300 thread count sheets, cable TV, writing surface, and high speed wireless internet service.