On the Green Banks of the Delaware River
The Lily Inn is a Burlington, New Jersey B&B for sale in the city’s Historic District, one block from the Delaware River. The inn has all the important features of a perfect small owner-operated B&B. The 300-year-old building was completely restored and opened for business in 2009. Today, the landmark property offers guests five spacious guest rooms (see room descriptions) and walkable convenience. Guests can stroll to restaurants, shops and the scenic riverfront park. The Lily Inn is just 12 miles from Philadelphia and two blocks from a NJ River Line train station, with connections to Amtrak. This Burlington, New Jersey B&B for sale offers new owners a wonderful lifestyle and ample room for business growth.
Burlington was founded by English settlers in 1677. Today, the small city is a suburb of Philadelphia with an Historic District showcasing 17th, 18th and 19th century architecture. Near-by attractions include small museums, antique shops and marinas. Philadelphia’s cultural attractions and universities are only 30 minutes away. Guests have a wide range of area restaurants to choose from. The Lily Inn is the premier B&B lodging establishment in Burlington. Guests include local residents, tourists (from 54 countries!) and business travelers.
The restoration of the Lily Inn is a testament to history and civic pride. Original architectural details include cedar floors, 10’ high ceilings and marble fireplaces. Importantly, underneath the historic surface are modern systems, including en suite guest bathrooms and an expertly equipped gourmet kitchen. All 34 windows were replaced with Pella windows. Maintenance is thoroughly up to date. Owner’s quarters have a separate entrance and a private interior staircase. Fireplaces are the focal point in the handsomely furnished living room and dining room. One of the special features of this downtown inn is a deep shady garden with a large brick patio.
The Lily Inn earns excellent ratings for providing a high-quality guest experience. With a fresh marketing effort, there is every reason for business to grow. The historic building next door is also for sale, presenting other possibilities. The property is being offered turn-key and fully furnished, including many antiques and pieces of art. There is so much more to learn about this Burlington, New Jersey B&B for sale – call Eliot today!