Amish Backroads Tour: 


Led by your Innkeeper and former Amish Tour Guide, Kristen Hertzog! You will be whisked away to experience Amish country like never before. Stops may include: a country market, an Old Order Mennonite house, sewing store, covered bridge, and a one-room schoolhouse. Learn first hand what it was like for Kristen to marry Scott Hertzog – and into the Mennonite culture! Available by appointment. Start to End Time: 2 hours. Price per couple or family. Tour takes place in Guest’s vehicle. Tours subject to availability. Book yours when you make your reservation.

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Stay With Your Canine Companion

$40.00 per night

Over the years many of you have asked if you could bring you pets with you to the Hertzog Homestead. Now you can vacation with your pet; dogs are now welcome in our Anselmo Cottage. You’ll have over 20 acres of gorgeous farmland to explore with your leashed furry friend, so bring your walking shoes! Our own animals are eager to meet you! Add your canine companion when you make your reservation.

In-Suite Spa Services

Hertzog Homestead is pleased to partner with Knots In Knead, to offer our guests in-suite massages and other spa services for both privacy and relaxation. 

Licensed Massage Therapist, Jessica Rohl, comes with all the necessary items needed to transform your suite into a temporary spa-like massage location. See below for all of her in-suite services, as well as services available at Circle of Life Wellness Center, just a short drive away.

Pie Making Lesson with Elva: 


Watch and learn as Elva prepares a fresh apple pie – right in front of you! Enjoy Amish Mennonite culinary art at its finest, complete with conversations about the Old Order Mennonites and the Amish. The best part is that you get to take the pie home as a memory of your visit! 24 Hours Notice Required. Based upon availability. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday or Saturdays. Start Time: 9:30 AM – End Time: 10:30 AM. Book yours when you make your reservation.

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Late Check Out

We understand – sometimes, you just need an extra hour and a half to sleep in, eat breakfast, pack up, and soak in the final moments of your getaway. We are now offering Late Check Out! For an additional $25, you may finish your stay at 12:30 PM instead of 11 AM on the day of your departure. Enjoy!

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Bike Rentals


Are you a lover of nature and the outdoors? Discover what the backroads of Lancaster, PA have to offer by adding on our Full-Day Bike Rentals to your reservation for just $30 per bike per day! Slow down & enjoy the ride.