Things to do in the Summertime in South Western PA while visiting Fallingwater

Collage of grapes on the vine, a woman kayaking, and produce at a farmers market

Sweet, sweet summertime will soon be upon us. People travel far and wide to see the Frank Lloyd Wright’s masterpiece, the iconic Fallingwater house from Spring until Fall. Often folks plan only one or two days stay and then discover all the adventure the Laurel Highlands has to offer in South Western PA. So before you plan your trip this summer we would like to let you know there is so much more. Here are just some of the things to do in the summer in Southwestern PA . Whether you are looking for an outdoor activity, a festival or event, or a place to sit back and enjoy a drink at a local spot, we know that our little corner of the world is the casual luxury getaway you have been looking for. There is so much around our beloved Hartzell House that we cannot wait to share with you. We hope you take time this summer to join us during one of our favorite seasons of life. Start planning; book now.

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“Celebrating Milestones: The Importance of Anniversaries”

A couple clinking wine glasses while having dinner at a restaurant

As Robert and I approach our 30th wedding anniversary, we have been thinking about how we want to celebrate this special occasion. This is when I came across an inspiring article ( it  reminded me of the importance of acknowledging and rejoicing in our accomplishments, no matter how big or small they may be.

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8 Best Restaurants Near Addison PA

A wrap sandwich with a side of greens

An essential part of any getaway trip is the fun foods, drinks, and desserts you get to try while you are away. It can be difficult to shuffle through the mix of “restaurants near me,” so we have taken the liberty of compiling a list of some of the best restaurants near Addison, PA. While we offer some fabulous dinner add-ons here at Hartzell House, we are so excited to give you some other options to enjoy during your stay.

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