387 Ben Franklin Hwy.
Douglassville, PA 19518
Phone: (610) 385-3016
Fax: (610) 385-3188
The Reading Country Club offers excellent golfing opportunities as well as rental spaces for private events and offers scrumptious dining options. Their Castle Grille restaurant is famous for serving delectable meals and the golf course is ideal for players of all levels.
Enjoy spectacular views as you weave your way through the 18-hole course at the Flying Hills Golf Course. Established in 1971, the golf course has good amenities for visitors and is famous for its last hole which offers scenic view of the lake as you take your shot.
Hickory Valley Golf Course boasts two challenging sets of links, 6700 and 6300 yards respectively. The courses are in impeccable condition. The greens and fairways appear to be manicured with tweezers, making the 25-mile ride from Philadelphia more than worth it. Shop in the fully stocked pro shop or enjoy a beer and a sandwich after your outing. Corporate and business outings are available for booking. Discounts for seniors citizens.
Above & Beyond Ballooning is a professional full-time hot air balloon company offering year-round balloon flights in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. They fly seven days a week, with balloon rides scheduled twice daily at sunrise and sunset, weather permitting. Their Chester County, PA launch site is located 45 minutes from center city Philadelphia and offers scenic views of rolling hills, farmland, rural countryside, and on clear days you will even see the Philadelphia skyline. Average flight length is more than an hour, and afterward you can celebrate with a complimentary champagne toast and hors d’oeuvres.
The Chapel Hill Golf Course is a beautiful 18-hole golf course with scenic views and good facilities. The golf course is also available as a rental space for weddings and conferences.
The Schuylkill Canal is relevantly referred as the Schuylkill Navigation. Occupying great historic significance, the site is a 19th Century commercial waterway. It was constructed from 1815 through 1827. It was however later closed down in 1947. The historical waterway is located along the Schuylkill River in Pennsylvania. It was a highly utilized avenue for transportation of bulk cargo. The two watered reaches that remain even today are under recreation. The site stands registered on the National Register of Historic Places.
The Moses Coates Jr. Farm consists of a 350-acre (141-hectare) land that encompasses a nine-hole golf course, a barn, a carriage house and two spring homes. The verdant landscape makes it a picturesque sight. This Georgian house has also served as a quarters for American officers during the American Revolution. It is on the National Register of Historic Places.
The Siegfried's Dale Farm is a beautiful farm that is now utilized by the Rodale Institute. This lovely property of the Siegfried family is included in the U.S. National Register of Historic Places. The institute focuses on organic farming and welcomes visitors to explore their farm and facility.
Family owned and operated, Indian Deep Farm is a historic establishment that not only offers horse-owners field board and self-care, but is also a good choice for travelers passing through Newlin Township on horseback. Horses are accommodated in the refurbished barn, and the verdant pastures give them ample space. The farmhouse is equipped with modern amenities like television, private bath and WiFi.