Entries by The Ellwanger Estate

Flower City: The University Connection

Re-posted 4/29/23 by the Ellwanger Estate B&B Posted on October 17, 2022 by akadri After the flour boom of the early and mid-19th century died down in Rochester, the city transitioned from being known as the Flour City to worldwide acclaim as the Flower City. This was largely due to horticulturists George Ellwanger and Patrick Barry’s nursery business, which grew from […]

Why 2023 Is The Year to Visit Rochester

By Visit Rochester Staff  If Rochester isn’t on your list of upcoming travel destinations, it’s time to make some room on your itinerary. (We are listed among the best places to travel in 2023 by INSIDER, after all!) Rochester, and all the people, places and events that make it great, is ready for your visit in 2023. We consider ourselves: […]

Rosemary’s Favorite Things 2022

Hands down ~it’s you, my guests. Each of you grace the Ellwanger with your energy and positive vibes. You are a blessing. The evidence is in the warm and welcoming Google and Tripadvisor Reviews, and our returning guests. Social Responsibilities: Memorial Art Gallery, B&B for Vets, David’s Refuge Surprize Vacations with Pack Up + Go. […]

Ellwanger Estate Participates in B&B’s for Vets

The Ellwanger Estate B&B of Rochester, NY recently announced their participation in B&B’s for Vets, a national program offering complimentary overnight stays for veterans and active military. The B&B’s for Vets program, hosted by the Association of Lodging Professionals, is designed to thank our nation’s veterans and active military for their service by providing them […]