Penn Wells Hotel

Travel back in time to Wellsboro's golden era.

Constructed in 1869, the Penn Wells Hotel has had a front-row seat to the evolution of Wellsboro from a burgeoning county seat to a beloved destination for leisure travelers. Today, as a proud member of the Historic Hotels of America, the Penn Wells Hotel offers an immersive experience in a bygone era, adorned with 1920s interior finishings and treasured artifacts.

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A cornerstone of hospitality for over 150 years.

What it's like

Within its walls, the Penn Wells Hotel harbors a legacy that mirrors the transformation of Wellsboro itself. From its early days of hosting weary travelers and prominent figures to its revival in the 1920s, the hotel has maintained its charm and sophistication. The property serves as an open invitation to those looking to explore the depths of Wellsboro's heritage while enjoying the comforts of today.

Independent spirit

A stay loaded with old-world charm.

Small touches

As a guest at the Penn Wells Hotel, you'll be treated to a unique blend of historical charm and modern convenience. Each of the 62 guestrooms, with their high ceilings and mahogany woodwork, showcases period architectural features alongside contemporary comforts. The Penn Wells Lodge, the hotel's sister property, is just a block away and home to additional amenities, including an indoor pool, fitness center, and guest laundry facilities.

Eat and drink

Start your day with a complimentary breakfast in the Mary Wells Dining Room, featuring hot items like scrambled eggs and sausage, as well as cereal, fruit, and assorted baked goods. Return in the evening for a fine dining experience that you won't soon forget. Then, finish off the night with a visit to the Penn Wells Lounge for a cocktail by the fire.

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Rooms & Rates

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Located on Main Street in the heart of Wellsboro, Pennsylvania, just one block from the Penn Wells Lodge.

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Guest Services            

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Complimentary onsite parking

Eat & Drink            

In-room amenities

  • Bath products
  • Hairdryer
  • Seating area (select rooms only)
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Air conditioning

Cancellation policy

Reservations must be canceled by 12:00 PM local time on the day of arrival to avoid a penalty charge of the first night's room and tax.
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