BEDFORD, PENNSYLVANIA PROPERTY EST. 1806 • NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK For centuries, the Native Americans of Pennsylvania used the area’s mineral springs for their curative powers, a custom that they shared with local doctor John Anderson in the 1790s. Anderson then began prescribing specialized treatments for afflicted guests, who journeyed from around the world in increasing numbers to take of the healing waters. To accommodate the growing number of patients, Anderson built an inn in 1806 using stone quarried from the mountain adjacent to the springs. Over the next century, Omni Bedford Springs Resort & Spa added fine resort amenities such as one of the first golf courses and indoor pools in America. A $120 million renovation has restored this National Historic Landmark, which is once again one of America’s grandest resort hotels. The Crystal Ballroom’s original glass windows bear the inscriptions of brides who were married at the resort, dating back to the mid-19th century. ORIGINAL RESORT LUXURIOUS SERVICE TRADITIONAL DÉCOR ECLECTIC AMENITIES 216 luxurious guestrooms. Each with dark oak furnishings, LCD TV, wireless Internet access, and marble bath fixtures. Historic 18-hole Old Course, 30,000-square-foot Springs Eternal Spa, fishing, 25 miles of hiking and biking trails, fitness center with movement studio, and indoor and outdoor spring-fed pool. DINING The Crystal Dining Room features traditional favorites in an elegant yet comfortable atmosphere serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner. 1796 Room in a relaxed yet upscale atmosphere offers authentic regional dishes such as deliciously prepared steaks and chops. The Frontier Tavern hosts casual lunch and a lively evening bar scene. LOCATION Just 4 miles off the Pennsylvania Turnpike. 90 minutes from Pittsburgh; 2.5 hours to Washington, DC; and 3 hours from Philadelphia. Harrisburg Int’l Airport: 113 miles, 2 hours. 2138 Business Route 220 Bedford, PA 15522 T 814.623.8100
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