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Passing the torch.

This past July 4th marked 29 years since Danielle and Michael moved into the house known as “Brampton”.  With 18-month-old Sophie, and a teenage Lucas in tow, they opened the doors to the Brampton Bed and Breakfast Inn 5 months later on December 12, 1987.   There were 2 rooms on the second floor available (Yellow or…

Best Wishes from the Brampton for a Happy New Year

From the bottom of our hearts- Happy New Year The turn of a new year is simply that: we turn the calendar to a new page…and perhaps we hope for a new start, or a fresh perspective on things.  What are you hoping for?  Do you have exciting plans for this year?  Let us know!…

Chili Cook-off event to Benefit Kent County Humane Society

We like our turkey and vegetarian chili here at the Brampton Bed and Breakfast, and if you’ve ever visited us in the winter you may have ordered our chili picnic for one of those nights when you just wanted to stay in by the fire.  Who doesn’t love chili anyway?  If you consider yourself a…

Asparagus stalks

Who’s Ready for Spring???

It’s certainly not news that this winter’s weather  has been a bit extreme. . .as many predicted it would be.  Now that it’s March, the month of SPRING, how can we not dream of hyacinth and daffodils.  Of strawberries and rhubarb.  And the sun…. ahhhhhh, can’t you just feel it?  NO??   Well, maybe we…

Upgrades at the Inn

We’re officially a few weeks into spring now, and dare I say it?  Winter is finally over. This is the time of year that most people think about “spring cleaning” and sprucing up.  Well, for us that kind of stuff happens in the winter months, when the inn is a little quieter.  The chances that…

Select Registry ‘Vacation of a Lifetime’ Winners Visit Us!

If you’ve ever visited the Brampton Inn, then you are also aware of Select Registry, a collection of high-caliber inns all throughout North America.  To belong to this group, an inn or bed and breakfast must meet certain criteria, and are subject to surprise inspections every year or so to ensure that the standards are…

It’s Springtime, so it’s time for the Locavore Literary Festival!

Hang in there folks, spring really is just around the corner; even if it might not seem like it. For the last 4 years, early spring has meant the arrival of one of our favorite events of the year, the Locavore Literary Festival.  Presented by the Center for Environment and Society at Washington College,  the festival features…

Top 5 Entertainment Venues in and around Chestertown, MD

See a play. Watch a movie. Hear the chorale. View an old silent film. Dance to a swing band. Go to an open-mic night. All answers to the most frequently asked question: “If I come to Brampton Bed and Breakfast Inn, what is there to do?” Here are the Top 5 Entertainment Venues in Chestertown, MD: 1. The Garfield…