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Bruce House Inn

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201 Fayette Street, Cumberland, MD 21502
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Bruce House Inn
Ranked #1 of 3 Cumberland B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Palmerton, Pennsylvania
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32 reviews 32 reviews
23 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed at the Bruce House since 2008 and every stay has been great. The rooms are comfortable and airy. Breakfast is top notch and Pam is a wonderful hostess making sure everyone is pleased with their stay. There is abundant on street parking and the Inn is within walking distance to the downtown restaurants. When visiting Cumberland the... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I spent our 37th anniversary at the Bruce House this past week and the entire experience was outstanding! The room we stayed was on the 3rd floor ("Monk's room) and was very charming with an incredibly comfortable bed. Pam, the owner was very gracious and an exceptional chef as our breakfasts were wonderful. We visited many of... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Bruce House Inn is a wonderful alternative to a hotel. The house is beautiful. The rooms are finely decorated. The innkeeper, Pam, is a delight. The beds are very comfortable and the breakfasts are delicious. The inn is located high on a hill within walking distance to downtown. When in Cumberland, give Pam a call. You will not be... More

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Fillmore, California
16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely old house with an interesting history. Pam the owner was gracious and solicitous and cooked a fantastic breakfast, to get us on our way for the first day of our four-day bike trek. Room was very clean and comfortable. I give it 4 stars.

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Novato, California
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84 reviews 84 reviews
34 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

This place was absolutely wonderful. We were riding the GAP and expected to arrive early. Towner arranged for us to get into our room and store our bikes at mid-day. The house is cool everywhere inside - a relief on a 90+ degree day. There is a good wifi signal and a computer for use by guests. There were afternoon... More

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Manassas, Virginia
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52 reviews 52 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Up to the 3rd floor (two big flights of stairs, not for those with bad knees) and surrounded by windows, we slept soundly in the Monk's room, a quiet get-away. The separate AC unit made our stay very comfortable. As it's under the eaves, be careful near the walls where headspace is limited (6'1" husband was at risk, and had... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

The Bruce House Inn was a luxurious stop-over midway between Georgetown and PGH - Pam was out of town - but her staff were attentive and helpful in settling us in. There were 8 of us and we took up most of the inn (with the exception of the Monk's Room). Everyone had a brilliant night's sleep. Pam was back... More

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California, Maryland
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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Everything at this B&B was immaculate. We stayed in a guest room on the first floor, which was warm and inviting. Comfy bed, nice linens, pretty bathroom. The Innkeeper made us feel right at home. Breakfast the next morning was outstanding with a western style omelet, muffin, fruit and yogurt, served in a lovely dining room. The historic downtown area... More

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West Chester, Ohio
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

We were back in-town for a business meeting, and decided on staying at the Bruce House again. A good choice for comfort, helpful restaurant advice, lovely room, wonderful wine, cheese and crackers upon our arrival, and a great breakfast in the morning, prepared by Pam! This time we stayed in the new room, on the first floor--great if you don't... More

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Columbus, Ohio
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36 reviews 36 reviews
5 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

My wife and I stayed in the Columbia Bruce suite on the ground floor. This room is off the lobby and next to the dining room. It was clean and quiet. This is the newest suite in the inn. The bathroom has a large tiled shower with a rainfall shower head. The bed was comfortably firm and the room was... More

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Address: 201 Fayette Street, Cumberland, MD 21502
Location: United States > Maryland > Cumberland
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Enjoy the romance of the past, with the conveniences of the present. The Bruce House is an 1840 Federal home located in the beautiful historic district. Beautifully furnished rooms all have private baths. Enjoy our famous gourmet breakfast, or savor a glass of wine by the fireplace. Free wi-fi, secure bike parking, walking distance to all major attractions. Find out why the New York Post called us 'a chic B&B that is a find!' ... more   less 
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