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Failinger's Hotel Gunter

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11 West Main Street, Frostburg, MD
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Failinger's Hotel Gunter
Ranked #3 of 6 Hotels in Frostburg
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Fort Worth, Texas
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61 reviews 61 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is not your average hotel and if you are very selective in your hotel choices, this is probably not for you. This is a very old hotel that was restored back in the 1980's by a local family. I was born in this town and traveled back for a visit. It is in the center of town so it... More

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Detroit, Michigan, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed 2 nights at the Hotel Gunter, and it is a reminder of what a 100+ year old hotel was. That's because it is a 100+ year old hotel. We had a small room but quiet, save for the A/C unit. It's kind of a maze getting from the parking lot in rear to the lobby, but you go through... More

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Rice, Virginia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

My wife and I spent a wonderful July 4th weekend at the hotel. Very eclectic, old (but very functional) furnishings throughout - its basement museum on coal mining and the old Frostburg jail is a must-see! We slept with the room windows open both nights of our stay - very quiet environment with views of Morantown valley. It seems as... More

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Pennsylvania
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65 reviews 65 reviews
11 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Failinger's Hotel Gunter (FHG) is unlike anyplace I have ever stayed overnight. Overall, the stay was fine. The room was clean and spacious, and all technologies functioned properly. Anyone born after 1945 might not recognize the public spaces in the interior of the building as a hotel; it is more like a gigantic mansion. Several portions of the space are... More

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Sedalia, Colorado, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

My wife and I enjoy old hotels, and Failingers' is a fun one! The Hotel is full of Victorian bric-brac and has a lovely two story oak staircase. It is in need of another restoration (the last was in the 70s?), and thus is not for everyone, but for lovers of historic Americana. I give it four stars with a... More

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NAPLES
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013 via mobile

A real old hotel that has been restored by the Faillinger family. I have been going there for years and they never fail to show the best hospitality to me and other members of my biking group. I would recommend this as an overnight stop for any one riding the Pittsburgh to Washington DC route.

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Cleveland, Ohio, USA
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

Stayed here in April, 2013. The staff was friendly and helpful. The breakfast was filling and included a few home-made baked goods. The room was clean and had the usual amenities: wifi, TV, clock radio, toiletries, plenty of lighting, etc. But what makes this place so great is it's like staying in some giant old mansion owned by an old... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

Stayed at the Hotel Gunter one night during a trip through western Maryland and West Virginia. The hotel is nothing if not unique. We stayed here because of the location and were glad we did. Read the other reviews for info on the decor and quirks. It is all true. Dolls, victorian wallpaper, bizarrely incongruous 'museums' and collections. There is... More

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Hampton, Virginia
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163 reviews 163 reviews
33 hotel reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2012

We loved this bizarre hotel experience passing through Frostburgh, MD on purpose. We made our reservation en route to Virginia from Michigan in August. It was already chilly-cool in this lovely mountain town. Gunter is in the downtown/mainstreet area. The hotel is a brick front edwardian-style building. It has a period-theme lobby with sad furniture. The sweet and attentive front... More

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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012

The hotel is just great. uper clean, great customer services and good price. The hotel common areas and the rooms were all immaculate and decorated in very good taste. We were able to extended our stay fortunately to May 27. They are also very helpful for bicyclists. Very grateful for their super services.

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Address: 11 West Main Street, Frostburg, MD
Location: United States > Maryland > Frostburg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Failingers Hotel Frostburg

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