Mount Vernon, OH 

The Chaney Manor B&B Inn

7864 Newark Road
Mount Vernon, OH 43050-9569 US

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Rates: $125 to $150
Total Rooms: 3


Circa 1823. Spanning six gorgeous rural acres, the grounds evoke an arboretum ambiance with theme gardens, benches, fountains, life-size statues, a pond, bridge and covered dock. The Federal style architecture with Greek Revival elements was built in 1823 for the Ohio state representative, James McFarland. Let creativity flow in the fully supplied art loft. Avid readers will enjoy the bookbarn. Guest suites and common rooms reflect a variety of decor that include Victorian, British Colonial, Early American, rustic and modern. Enjoy pleasurable amenities such as robes, videos, bath and spa products, a refrigerator, coffee pot and oversized Jacuzzi. A gourmet breakfast is included and custom dinners can be ordered in advance. Browse the gift shop to buy the James McFarland House 180th Anniversary Brew custom coffee and the House Blessings book. Three historic districts are all nearby.Publicity and Awards: Guideposts Angels on Earth magazine, Ohio Magazine, Mount Vernon News, Arrington's B and B Inn Traveler Guide (2004), Road Runner Around Town B&B story, Johnstown Independent "Incredibun", Mount Vernon, OH Bicentennial parade (July 2005), local radio stations (coverage of the Bicentennial parade), Time-Warner Internet ad.Location: Country and Rural.


Rooms & Rates

Rates: $125 to $150
Payment types accepted include Visa, Master Card, Discover and Card is charged for full amount at time of reservation.
Rooms: This property has 3 total guest accommodations with private bath, 1 with fireplace, 1 with whirlpool.
The types of beds available include Queen and Twin.


Minimum Stay Requirements: Special discount for week-long business stays.
Cancellation: Two weeks required notice prior to scheduled date of stay if cancellation is necessary. Please inquire when making a reservation.
Smoking: Outside Only.

Services & Amenities

Meals Included in Rates: Breakfast and Snacks/Refreshments.
Types of meals: Early Coffee/Tea, Continental Breakfast, Continental Plus Breakfast, Full Breakfast, Full Gourmet Breakfast, Country Breakfast, Vegetarian Breakfast, Gourmet Dinner, Afternoon Tea, Snacks/Refreshments, Restaurant off Premises, The Chaney Manor offers a variety of choices in meals, discounts on room rates follow depending on those choices. Please indicate at the time of booking your reservation which type of meal you will require and if there are any dietary restrictions or considerations. Menu choices subject to change with the season. Baked goods are offered to go.
Amenities In Room: Air Conditioning, Cable TV, Reading Lamps, Ceiling Fans, Central Air, Clock Radio, Television, Desk, VCR, Fireplace, Bathrobes, Bath Amenities, Iron/Ironing Board, Snacks, Magazines & Books, Free bath products, Free videos, Auto heat/AC controls for each room and Direct TV.
Amenities On Site: Library, Parlor Games, Phone, Fireplace, Television, Hot Tub/Spa, VCR, Laundry Facilities, Gift Shop, DVD, Common areas with refrigerator, coffee pot, free snacks & stereo, Summer only art loft with free supplies for guests, Gift shop offering original art, gift baskets & our "House Blessings" book, Music room with instruments guests can use including a baby grand piano, 6 gorgeous acres with gardens, pond and pergola.
Business Traveler Amenities: Desk, Television, Modem Connection, Iron/Ironing Board, Hair Dryer, Daily Newspapers, Gym Nearby, Off-site Dry Cleaning Services, Flexible Check in/out Times and Limited laundry service available.
Languages Spoken: Some German & French

Spa Services

On-Site Spa Services: Massages.
Specialty Treatments: Warm Stone Therapy (self), Whirlpool (self), Therapeutic massage
Spa Packages: Summer Spa Packages


Events Hosted: Weddings, Seminars, Romantic Getaways, Family Reunions, Meetings, Small meetings (8-10), Spa package (6 maximum), Small seminars, Small intimate weddings and Honeymoon suites available.
Other Activities: Antiquing, Art Galleries, Bicycling, Canoeing/Kayaking, Fishing, Golf, Hiking, Horseback Riding, Live Theater, Museums, Parks, Shopping (Local Crafts), Skiing Downhill, Sports Events, Major College, Tennis and Wineries.

Recommended Restaurant(s)

The Kenyon Inn, The Alcove, Henry's on the Square.

Historic Interest

Just twenty years younger than our great state of Ohio, the inn is iisted as the James McFarland House in the National Register of Historic Places. It is a two-story red brick Federal-style house, first owned by Ohio Representative James McFarland.
Historic Awards: National Register (Granted), National Historical Site (Granted) and Knox County historical site.
Historic Memberships: Knox County Rennaissance Foundation.
Historic sites nearby: Johnny Appleseed Landholdings, North Main/North Gay Street Historic District, East High Street Historic District, East Gambier Street Historic District, The Woodward Opera House

Romantic Interest

Fireplaces, double Jacuzzi bath, instruments for guest use including Baby Grand piano.