Situated within East Lampeter Township, this community presents a serene rural backdrop where the rich tapestry of Amish culture flourishes, inviting residents to savor life at a more relaxed and unhurried pace.
Sunset Gardens is located in Fertility, Lancaster County, boasting an array of stunning home styles and diverse sizes. The single-family homes available in Sunset Gardens span from approximately 1,300 to over 4,000 square feet, with prices ranging from around $235,000 to $485,000.
The lively city of Lancaster, only a few short miles away, is a hub of art and culture, and is home to the country's oldest Amish settlement. Amish Country in Lancaster County is renowned for its Amish population and their way of life. Take a guided tour or drive through the scenic countryside to witness farm markets and experience their unique culture.
To immerse yourself in the lifestyle, visit The Amish Farm and House; this historic site in Lancaster offers tours of an authentic farmhouse, providing insights into Amish traditions.
There are several additional exciting places and activities to explore in the surrounding area:
Strasburg Railroad: Just a short drive away, Strasburg is home to the Strasburg Rail Road, one of the oldest continuously operating railroads in the United States. Enjoy a scenic ride through Amish farmlands aboard a vintage steam train.
Dutch Wonderland: Located in Lancaster, this family-friendly amusement park is perfect for those traveling with kids. It offers a variety of rides and attractions designed for young children.
Cherry Crest Adventure Farm: This nearby farm in Ronks offers a range of family-friendly activities, including corn mazes, wagon rides, and interactive farm experiences.
Kitchen Kettle Village: Located in Intercourse, near Fertility, this quaint village features shops and restaurants offering homemade jams, quilts, and traditional Amish and Pennsylvania Dutch goods.
Families in the area have a few options for enrolling their children in school. The Lampeter-Strasburg School District is highly regarded and ranked the number two best school district in the Lancaster area. Alternatively, Lancaster Mennonite School is a faith-based institution serving preschool to 12th-grade students. Lancaster Mennonite School is well-known for its focus on STEAM education and is the number four best private high school in the Lancaster area.
The East Lampeter Township Community Park is a beautiful green space that stretches out with Mill Creek flowing gently along its southern edge. You can unwind here by strolling along the winding paths or test your skills on the challenging 18-hole disc golf course. Families with children can enjoy the playground and quaint gazebos for picnics on sunny afternoons. You'll see graceful geese gliding through Flory Park waters and friendly neighbors indulging in leisurely dog walks or baseball games on well-kept fields. For those seeking adventure, you can explore the countryside by hiking or biking along picturesque trails such as the Enola Low Grade Trail or the Lancaster Junction Trail.
This peaceful countryside retreat offers numerous shopping options to add some excitement. You can enjoy a relaxed visit to Smuckers Farm Market, a friendly roadside stand that sells locally sourced produce, green plants, and delicious strawberry pies. While exploring, don't miss the chance to check out lovely privately owned boutiques such as Lancaster Creative Reuse, where you can find affordable art supplies, and Farmhouse Primitives & Gifts, which offers rustic decorations.
Discover an unparalleled dining experience at The Greenfield Restaurant & Bar, where sophistication meets a welcoming ambiance. You've found your destination if you're searching for an upscale yet relaxed eatery. Indulge in the culinary creations of Chef John Moeller, a former White House Chef, as you savor exquisite dishes. On the other hand, Manor Buffet beckons with its upscale all-you-can-eat Asian buffet, boasting an extensive array of delectable cuisines. Here, you can relish Korean, American, Italian, Japanese, and Chinese delights, all meticulously prepared using the freshest and finest ingredients. The buffet spread includes over a hundred varieties of appetizers, salads, hot dishes, and bite-sized desserts, creating a culinary extravaganza beyond words. Gather your entire family for a culinary delight and entertainment evening at Bird-in-Hand Family Restaurant & Smorgasbord. This exceptional dining occasion presents an opportunity to relish authentic Dutch and Amish-style home-cooked meals while enjoying the live performance of an Amish musical.
If you're interested in buying a home in this area, see the listings below and contact our dedicated team for more details!
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$413,3142 Beds, 3 Baths1,916 sqft lot 3,485 sqftListing provided by Gary Patton, RE/MAX SmartHub RealtyMLS PALA20443347 Days on Market
$399,9003 Beds, 2 Baths2,172 sqft lot 17,424 sqftListing provided by Kevin Hurst, Realty ONE Group UnlimitedMLS PALA204322813 Days on Market
2 Beds, 3 Baths1,928 sqftListing provided by Justin K Leber, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Homesale RealtyMLS PALA204276427 Days on Market
$419,9003 Beds, 3 Baths2,490 sqft lot 15,682 sqftListing provided by Jeffrey L Zimmerman, Keller Williams EliteMLS PALA204291040 Days on Market
$1,200,0000 Beds, 0 Bathlot 8.00 acListing provided by Robert Warner, Keller Williams Real Estate-Blue BellMLS PALA2039230116 Days on Market
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