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A Quick Getaway After a Stressful Week

Bridgeton House offers views of the Delaware River from your private porch.

By Marilyn Odesser-Torpey |

Bridgeton House on the Delaware

1525 River Road, Upper Black Eddy, (610) 982-5856

Cost: $159-$219; private cottage $499.

Drive Time: 1 hour, 15 minutes.

The Scoop: If you’ve had a tough week, sitting on your private porch overlooking the Delaware River at this gracious B&B tucked into the Bucks County countryside should be enough to melt away the stress. The quietly elegant ambiance also makes it perfect for a romantic getaway.

Amenities: A number of the rooms and suites have screened porches with river views, and some have fireplaces. Small dogs are welcome at the private Boat House cottage. All overnight stays include breakfast, afternoon tea and evening sherry.

Don’t Miss: Search for furnishings, collectibles and other treasures at the Golden Nugget Antique and Flea Market in Lambertville, open Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday. Peddler’s Village holds its annual Strawberry Festival May 2-3.