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Jacob's Resting Place

1007 Harrisburg Pike, Carlisle, PA 17013
Jacob's Resting Place
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2011

We have been staying here for 15+ years and re fer to it as home when we're in the Carlisle area. The innkeepers (who have become friends) have always made evryone welcome. If you seek Civil War information look no further. Breakfast is to die for, what more could you want?

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2008

It's hard to imagine doing much better than this if you're staying in the Carlisle area. Very reasonably priced, delightful accommodations, wonderful gourmet food. Marie and Terry obviously love what they do, and you will love it too! It's worth knowing that the property is nicely air-conditioned, and that it has free wireless internet. If you like B&Bs, this is... More 

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southestern PA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2007

When we found the location on Harrisburg Pike, we were apprehensive as it's located on a main drag on the way into the town of Carlise but when you pull in and walk around back you enter a different world. The grounds are beautiful as is the lovingly restored interior, filled with period funiture and items that really take you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2005

We absolutely loved the historic detail, very comfortable, the food was wonderful. It's amazing to experience this for what we might have spent at a boring motel.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2004

An interesting place that typifies the 'mixed bag' aspect of staying at bed and breakfast establishments. The upside: Jacob's Resting Place is a beautiful old historic building with comfortable rooms, reasonable rates, a nice pool, and a sumptious if somewhat over-large gourmet breakfast. The downside: It reeks of mothballs, the fireplace in my room still had ashes in it (in... More 

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