About Us

The resident Owner-Innkeepers at the Springfield House Bed and Breakfast are Cheryl and Bill Speakman.

Cheryl Speakman is a life long resident of the State College Area. A retired high school teacher and multi sport coach, Cheryl knows all of the “ins and outs” and the people at Penn State and State College. As a retired volunteer assistant Penn State Lady Lion basketball coach, Cheryl is particularly interested in local sports. If there is anything that you would like to know about the area, just ask Cheryl.

Bill Speakman, the resident cook, chocolatier and handy man, learned his trade in the family restaurant business. He is a 40 year resident of the area, After managing Penn State's Public Broadcasting operations., Bill served as COO of Youth Education in the Arts/The Cadets before retiring to manage The Springfield House and The Boalsburg Chocolate Co . He still works as a non profit management and fund raising consuitant. Bill ‘s passions include advocating for scholastic and non-profit music programs, Penn State Football and keeping up with his extreme sports nieces and nephews.

We are here to make your stay in central Pennsylvania an enjoyable and unique experience.

Here is what some of our guests have written in our guest book:

"The best B&B EVER. Clean, comfy and friendly. Thank you for a perfect stay"-Watchung, North Jersey
"What a FANTASTIC place to stay! We celebrated my wife's birthday here and it was the best gift. Thank you for a remarkable experience."-Bellefonte, PA
"Though cold and snowy, your hospitality made for a warm, cozy stay! We'll return in warmer weather to enjoy the porch swing and gardens. Thanks for the fabulous breakfasts!" -Newark, DE
"What experts you are at hospitality! The Inn is welcoming, warm and sophisticated, and the food was amazing!" -Boston, MA
"Thank you for all of your kindness this weekend. Having all of our friends together in this beautiful place made our son's wedding weekend so very special. We are all so grateful for your warm welcome, great food and flexibility." -London, England

About Our Inn

Our 1840’s Inn, completely restored and renovated in 2005 offers 18th century charm with 21st century amenities. Springfield House King and Queen suite accommodations include modern in-suite bathrooms, guest controlled heat and air conditioning, 80 channel flat screen TVs , device charging stations and free internet access. Full menu, cooked-to-order breakfast is included with Coffee, Tea, Soda and snacks available 24 hours a day in our dining room.


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