BENSALEM, FEASTERVILLE & TREVOSE
While Bensalem is widely known as the gateway between Center City Philadelphia as well as the picturesque countryside of Bucks County, there are also a ton of fun things to do and see in this 21-square-mile area! From outdoor summer concerts to the largest gaming complex in Pennsylvania and everything in between, Bensalem offers a unique trip each time you visit.
- Andalusia Historic House & Gardens
ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT
Spend a day at the largest gaming complex in Pennsylvania, Parx Casino®. Try your luck at one of 3,500 slot machines, 120 live table games and 60 poker tables. Place your bets on a live horse race, or see a show at the Xcite Center. After, stop by any of the delicious dining options inside Parx, like Liberty Bell Gastropub or the Beer Garden. Other ways to play in the lower part of Bucks County include partying it up at Atlantis Night Club or spending an entertaining evening at a Murder Mystery Dinner – both inside of Fishers! Challenge your friends to a game of bowling or test your laser tag skills at Bowlero Feasterville, a one-stop-shop for all things fun.
Visit one of the finest examples of Greek Revival architecture in America at Andalusia Historic House, Gardens & Arboretum. Take a scenic tour through the gardens of this National Historic Landmark. Walk through the halls of the mansion to share in the hospitality that elite guests have appreciated throughout the home's history. Stop into the Bucks County Visitor Center in Bensalem for information on great local attractions, dining options, shopping and more. Browse the Visitor Center's Creative Bucks County exhibit for a look at famous faces from the region, check out the rotating artist exhibit in the theater, or pick up some Bucks County souvenirs in the gift shop!
- Neshaminy State Park
Explore more than 300 acres of nature as you walk the trails at Neshaminy State Park. Pack a picnic lunch to relax, or take a dip in the pool for a day filled with outdoor fun. Practice your swing at the on-site driving range or tee off for a complete round of golf on the beautiful 18-hole course at the Bensalem Township Country Club. Afterwards, relax with drinks and delicious cuisine at the Owl’s Nest bar and lounge, and don’t forget to pick up some new equipment at the pro shop before you go.
- Neshaminy Creek Brewing Co. cans
Feeling thirsty? Enjoy a twist on a traditional tasting at nearby Neshaminy Creek Brewing Co, or at Broken Goblet Brewing, both along the Bucks County Ale Trail, where the goal is to change how you experience craft beers. Enjoy whatever you want for lunch at Metro Diner, which appeared on Drivers, Dine-Ins & Dives. For another option of classic Italian food, grab a table at Toscana 52 Fire Grill & Bar for authentic items including eggplant rollatini, seafood manicotti or fiery chicken rigatoni. The Buck Hotel, a colonial-style restaurant, offers fireside tables, a tavern and an outdoor deck seating.
PLACES TO STAY
Spend some time in Bensalem and book a stay at one of the area's full-service hotels. Both the Holiday Inn Philadelphia Northeast-Bensalem and the Radisson Hotel Philadelphia Northeast are minutes from local attractions and offer plenty of guest rooms and on-site restaurants as well as lounge areas, a pool and more. Stay at the Courtyard by Marriott Bensalem, which opened to its first guests in July 2014. Take advantage of the fitness center, indoor pool and on-site restaurant, or grab a bite to eat at The Bistro, which serves breakfast, dinner and drinks daily. Book your trip to the Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia NE-Bensalem and enjoy amenities like the "Express Start" hot buffet breakfast and 24-hour fitness room. Discover the comfortable accommodations offered at the Holiday Inn, located a short walk to from Parx Casino. Breakfast at the hotel's on-site restaurant is included in your stay.