Welcome to the Brandywine River Hotel in Historic Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania

Nestled on a hillside in the heart of the Brandywine Valley, the Brandywine River Hotel offers charming lodging for both leisure and business travelers, capturing the unique essence and tranquility of the Brandywine Valley in a stylish, colonial setting. A perfect hotel location just 35 minutes from Philadelphia, we offer modern rooms with antique touches that create the perfect mixture of contemporary comfort with classic allure.

Enjoy true Brandywine Valley hospitality where American art and history feel right at home.


We are within walking distance of several of the area’s best restaurants serving lunch, dinner and Sunday Brunch. Just steps from our driveway entrance are Brandywine Prime, Seafood & Chops in the historic Chadds Ford Inn and Antica an Italian Restaurant & BYOB. For more restaurants within 5 minutes from the Hotel and links to their websites, click to our Brandywine Valley Directory.

Our guests will also enjoy a complimentary Afternoon Tea with cookies served between 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm and a European Plus Breakfast that includes:

  • Variety of fresh fruits
  • Coffee and assorted juices
  • Hot and cold cereals
  • Fresh pastries, muffins and danishes
  • Fine breads


Our hotel is minutes from area attractions including the Longwood Gardens, Brandywine River Museum, Winterthur Mansion & Gardens, Brandywine Battlefield Park, Chaddsford Winery, Nemours Mansion & Gardens, Hagley Museum, Delaware Art Museum, QVC Studio Park and more. We also are lucky enough to share a lot with a variety of local businesses and vendors that are a perfect fit for a relaxing weekend away or planning a wedding ceremony and reception. And if you're in town to visit area Universities, we're the hotel for you!