Outcast Darcy Willickers doesn't care what the 1930's coal mining town of Galen, Pennsylvania thinks of her. She, along with her unusual mother and sisters, live at The Hospitality Inn. A dilapidated hotel they own and operate which tends to mysteriously attract misfit wayfarers, instead of actual paying guests. Trying to keep her family fed and a roof over their heads is hard enough for Darcy without having to fend off the obsessive attentions of the local sinister minister's son. Into Darcy's precarious life steps Luca D'Angeli, a handsome young Italian immigrant with no idea that loving Darcy may well destroy them both...