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Northwest of Wilmington and on the intersection of Route 100 and Kirk road, there lies a small village that’s sure to make you feel welcome by the name of Montchanin. Montchanin is an unincorporated community in New Castle County with more than enough of multicultural heritage and vibrant art. Montchanin is full of different pasts and has cultural art as well as a rich history.
Montchanin is a direct contrast to all of the crowds and noise in all the larger, urban cities surrounding it, Montchanin takes delight in its peace. Now although the bigger cities surrounding it may have all the fancy shops and restaurants as well as several other amenities, Montchanin prides itself in its history and attempts to make the village feel a bit calmer than city life. Montchanin lets you truly experience the Brandywine Valley’s natural beauty to its fullest potential with unlimited potential for new adventures! Go to Montchanin to experience fascinating outdoor adventures, fabulous wine tastings, antiquing, and much more!
The Inn At Montchanin Village
Location: 528 Montchanin Road, Wilmington DE
Named after Alexandria de Montchanin, the founder of DuPont’s grandmother, Montchanin once a section of the Winterthur Estate, the Inn at Montchanin is the perfect place to stay and truly experience the beauty of the small village. The inn consists of 11 carefully taken care of and restored buildings from 1799, 28 lavishly furnished rooms waiting for guests to experience life back then. These suites are appointed with marble baths and new furniture that is the spitting image of furniture back then, as well as all the amenities vital to any traveler. Most rooms have their separate courtyard, and some have their fireplaces as well.
Montchanin village serves as one of the last of its kind and was at one point home for the laborers that worked at the closeby DuPont powder mills.
The Spa at Montchanin Village
Location: Route 100 and Kirk Rd, Montchanin, DE
Close by to the local Inn, the spa is a luxurious and innovative facility for anyone looking to cool down and get acquainted with the peace of the surrounding valley. The spa provides services for facials, body treatments, and thorough massages while you gaze at the surrounding beauty of nature in a peaceful environment.
Another place to check out for some great food is Krazy Kat’s Restaurant. Created from a renovated blacksmith’s shop, Krazy Kat’s is renowned for its creative seasonal recipes and its whimsical and artsy decor.
Montchanin is a perfect place to visit or stay for a day, with all the charm and nature you could possibly need. Look no further if you have been searching for the kind of place to make you feel right at home and at peace.