Our secluded New Jersey inn is near the popular destinations of Lambertville and New Hope. We’re close to all the shopping, entertainment and top restaurants of an urban location, but you can also enjoy unique experiences like train rides, wine tasting and historic sites. You’re guaranteed to find something to do, if you can pull yourself away from your luxurious accommodations. Click on the Lambertville and New Hope area activities below to plan your stay at our country bed and breakfast.
Top New Hope Activities & Attractions
Flea Markets & Antiques
- Golden Nugget Antique Flea Market
This 50-year-old Lambertville institution and “gold mine” for finding antiques, collectibles, art and more.
- The Peoples Store
The finest and largest antique store in the tri-state area. This is one of the coolest stores in town.
Boutiques, Shoppes & Outlets
- Peddlers Village
Discover a storybook village with charming colonial-style buildings, award-winning gardens, and distinctive shopping, and dining.
- Historic Downtowns
Visit the many shoppes, boutiques and galleries of our historic and unique River Towns, including Lambertville, NJ, Frenchtown, NJ and New Hope, PA.
- There are numerous art galleries in New Hope and across all of the River Towns. If you are looking for something special be sure to ask one of our innkeepers for assistance.
Experience the heart and soul of this region – agriculture. Meet the farmers and maybe even some animals!
- Hunterdon Land Trust Dvoor Farmers Market
Enjoy fresh fruits, vegetables and other goods from a variety of local famers and purveyors at this year-round farmer’s market.
- Manoff Market & Cidery
Savor fresh fruit, homemade jelly and hard cider at this charming farm in New Hope.
- Solebury Orchards
This is a great place to visit and “pick your own” fruit in Bucks County or shop at their orchard market.
Biking is one of the most popular activities in our area. From road-racers to casual cyclists, there are many different ways to ride. Let us help find the best option for you. There are also wonderful country roads to enjoy, without much traffic. Bring your own bikes, or arrange for rentals (with us or on your own) and start pedaling away.
Tours and Trails
- The Delaware & Raritan (D&R) Canal State Park
Access these 25 miles of well-maintained trails along the river directly from the inn.
- Hunterdon County Trails and Events
Get all the latest information about bike trails & events Hunterdon County.
- Bike Tours with Encore Rides
Join in on one of these curated bike tours in Bucks County.
- Pure Energy Cycling
Rent bikes in Lambertville from these local experts.
- New Hope Cyclery
Visit this bike shop in New Hope for all your rental and bike gear needs.
- Pedego Electric Bikes
Zip through the country with an electric bike rental in Lambertville.
- Big Bear Gear in Lambertville
Outdoor gear and bike rentals in Lambertville.
Hiking & Walking
The sights of nature and surrounding history of this area make for some great hiking experiences. Visit a local park or find your own trail to enjoy:
- The Delaware & Raritan (D&R) Canal State Park
25 miles of well-maintained trails along the NJ and PA sides of the river. You can access this trail (called the Towpath) directly from the inn, or you can drive and park at numerous locations for a variety of hiking options.
- Washington Crossing State Park
Explore the site where George Washington and the Continental Army crossed the Delaware River on Christmas morning in 1776. Stop by the Visitors Center and then discover a lovely park setting, on both sides of the river.
- Bowmans Hill Wildflower Preserve
One of the true outdoor gems and a must-see for plant and flower lovers. The Preserve displays over 700 native plants, 134 acres of preserved land, and 4.5 miles of walking trails, self guided tours and an informative nature center. Classes and tours available seasonally.
- Explore the Area with All Trails
There are so many different places to hike along the river and on the bluffs. Download the All Trails app or visit their site to start exploring trails around Stockton and the River Towns. From historical sites to waterfalls and “ringing rocks” you’ll find all of nature’s wonders abound year-round.
The perfect way to cool off on a hot summer day is to enjoy a cool dip in our local rivers. Bring your sunscreen and enjoy the ride!
- Big Bear Gear
Get all the gear you need for a day of tubing, kayaking or rafting on the Deleware River.
- Bucks County River Country
Join the local experts for a day of canoeing, kayaking or tubing in Bucks County.
Discover the best golf courses, driving ranges, and miniature golf. Play 18 holes or challenge your partner to a few rounds of mini-golf just for fun.
- Heron Glen Golf Course
Voted as a Top Place to Play by Golf Digest, this public golf course in Hunterdon County is great for all skill levels.
- Mountain View Golf Course
Enjoy 18 holes at this championship golf course in Mercer County.
- Pine Creek Mini-Golf
Putt your way through these two mini-golf courses in a beautiful, natural setting.
- Paradise Golf Center
Keep your skills finely tuned year-round with their driving range, mini-golf course and indoor golf simulator.
This rural part of New Jersey is home to equestrian, and there are many horse farms and stables close by. Horse owners seeking expertise will find a wealth of knowledge, while the novice rider can enjoy a great new, outdoor activity.
- Kierson Farm
Join this friendly equine group at the Hunterdon Equestrian Center for lessons or team building.
- Whispering Lake Equestrian
Saddle up for lessons for all skill level and equine events at this horse facility in Alexandria Township.
- Silver Bit & Spur Farm
Take a trail ride or learn a new skill at this beautiful horse farm with indoor arena.
Hot Air Ballooning
The open space and abundance of preserved land in our surrounding counties make for the perfect vistas as you sail across the countryside.
- A-Lot-A Hot Air Balloon Rides
Enjoy a hot air balloon ride over western New Jersey and the Deleware River.
- Hunterdon Ballooning
Get a bird’s eye view of Hunterdon County with a balloon tether or flight.
- NJ Lottery Balloon Festival
True balloon lovers won’t want to miss the annual NJ Lottery Balloon Festival, held in late July.
Check this website for the latest information.
Museums & History
Our area is rich with history and culture. Fill your soul with a visit to one of the top museums near Woolverton Inn.
- Fonthill Castle
This spectacular home of Henry Mercer, Fonthill is a grand castle with 44 rooms, 18 fireplaces, 32 stairwells and more than 200 windows of every size and shape.
- Moravian Pottery & Tile Works
Step back in time to this working history museum and National Historic Landmark. The building itself reflects the Spanish influence on mission architecture.
- Mercer Museum
In this incredible tower-like castle, you’ll find dramatic displays of the furnishings, folk art and implements of early America. The striking building is a National Historic Landmark.
- James Michener Museum
Peruse this wonderful small art museum in Doylestown. You’ll see works by Pennsylvania impressionists, 19th and 20th century art, sculpture, as well as changing exhibitions.
Explore the home of the Great American Railway, Doll Museum and Art Gallery. Take a spectacular adventure on this one mile indoor tour in a miniature world.
- Pearl S Buck House
This wonderful 1835 stone farmhouse where the Pulitzer and Nobel prize-winning novelist and humanitarian lived with her family for 38 years.
- Red Mill Museum Village
The Red Mill Museum Village is the setting for over 200 years of history, offering the public a glimpse of working life in days past, where 40,000 objects tell the stories of the growth of a community.
All aboard for fun on Black River, Western, New Hope & Ivyland Railroad Rides
- New Hope & Ivyland Railroad
Hop on a historic steam train with narrated rides and holiday themes. Ride the rails through the scenic countryside between New Hope, PA and Lahaska, PA.
- Black River and Western Railroad
Take a ride on this short-line railroad operating between Flemington and Ringoes, NJ. These vintage steam and diesel powered locomotives ride through Hunterdon County on restored coaches along the scenic rolling hillside.
Spa & Wellness
Enhance your relaxation with massage and wellness treatments near Stockton, NJ.
- Warm Up/Chill Out In-Room Massage
Experience the ultimate pampering with an in-room massage from our wonderful professional therapist. Request at time of booking or add to your reservation.
- Dig Yoga Studio
Don’t miss your daily yoga session or be inspired with a new approach to your practice. Use promo code woolverton to save on drop-in rates.
- Nurture Spa
This full-service spa provides a relaxing experience in the heart of historic New Hope.
- Zanya Spa & Salon
Renew at this award-winning spa and salon in Lambertville. Use our exclusive code WLVT10 to save 10%.
- Day of Beauty Studio
Book a private spa experience on Green Acres Farm.
Enjoy some live entertainment at local theaters and restaurants.
- Bucks County Playhouse
Enjoy professional, first-class live performances year round, at this historical location along the river in New Hope. Use our exclusive code “BNB2022” to save 10% on tickets.
- Music Mountain Theater
Enjoy a rotating performance schedule at this vibrant community theater with a focus on arts education and leadership.
- Riverside Symphonia
Be entertained and inspired by the sounds of professional orchestra in Lambertville.
- Concordia Players
Enjoy year-round concerts and seasonal music events from this group of talented musicians in New Hope, PA.
- Bucks County Symphony Orchestra
Enjoy live concerts from this esteemed symphony in Bucks County.
- Live Music
Some restaurants offer live music on one or more nights each week. Check with one of our innkeepers for assistance finding the best place to go!
Wine, Beer & Spirits Tasting
Our romantic bed and breakfast is surrounded by farmland and agriculture, which of course means the most fertile soil around for wine making, hard cider and micro-distilleries. Select from a variety of settings, learn how the products are made, or just go for fun and enjoy the atmosphere.
- Hunterdon County NJ Wine Trail
In just 35, taste at several wonderful wineries in Hunterdon County.
- Bucks County PA Wine Trail
Tour the tasting rooms of local wineries in Bucks County, PA.
- Ironbound Farm
Enjoy locally-made hard cider from this regenerative farm in Asbury, NJ.
- Sourland Mountain Spirits
Local, fresh, handcrafted small batch distillery in a picturesque setting.
- Bucks County Ale Trail
Enjoy a pint at one of the local craft breweries near New Hope, PA.