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Welcome to the Maple Shade Mansion

A Charming Bed and Breakfast Located in Brockway, Pennsylvania

Surrounded by beautifully landscaped gardens, this stately Queen Anne Victorian mansion offers the perfect setting for a romantic getaway, business trip, relaxing reprieve or social event.  Built in 1889, the Maple Shade Mansion is located in the heart of Brockway, a charming town in Western Pennsylvania.  

The mansion was purchased by Brockway natives, Sharon and Peter Varischetti in 2014 and after nearly three years of major restoration and renovation, the magnificent home welcomes guests from around the world to enjoy five elegant guestrooms and suites each uniquely designed and filled with stained glass windows, rich woodwork, antique furnishings and modern amenities.  The rooms are named after prominent townspeople associated with the history and growth of Brockway’s early years

The fern-lined porches are a delightful place to relax and unwind or take a stroll through the Victorian-inspired landscape where you’ll be entranced with the exotic plants, whimsical décor touches, trellises, arbors and outdoor living space. 

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With Autumn fast approaching, the long-awaited mating season for Pennsylvania’s wild elk is upon us.  These magnificent creatures, numbering about 1000, roam freely throughout the year in Elk and Cameron counties.  However, it’s during the ‘rut’ or mating season (September and October) that these great creatures put on a show.  With an overall height of...

The cool, crisp air of Autumn, with its splay of red, yellow and orange blanketing the riverside hills will soon beckon travelers to embrace the beauty of the outdoors, and soak in the splendor of Fall before the onset of Winter.

Celebrate the changing colors of fall while walking, hiking or biking on the Little Toby Trail just 3 blocks from the Maple Shade Mansion (the Trailhead is on...