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Tunnel Inn

702 Jackson St, Gallitzin, PA 16641
Tunnel Inn
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Sellersville, Pennsylvania
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23 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

The Tunnel Inn was my first B&B experience and I have been back 4+ times. You have to realize Gallitzin is a old mining town. So there isn't a whole lot to do there. But I go here to relax and enjoy the trains. Yes, trains, and lots of them all day and night. Mike has made this a haven... More 

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Clarksville, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

stayed at the inn in June,was our 2nd stay,we absolutely love the area rich in railroad history,never had tv on constant trains going by and still a peaceful sleep.Mike and his wife are warm friendly folks.breakfast was great,had a warm fire out on deck in evening,can't wait to get back

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Grand Ledge, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

A great place to watch trains and be in a small, peaceful little town. Mike & his wife are very nice people and enjoyable to talk to. The rooms are decorated very nicely although the shower in the MO Tower room is a bit small. Breakfast is adequate, but good, delivered in a cute basket; muffins, coffee, juice and fruit... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

This is a great place to stay, very clean and modern. It is ideal for railfans, and a great spot to watch trains -- but, others will like it too, as there aren't that many places to stay in the area, other than chain hotels in Altoona. The Tunnel Inn is close to many good places to see, near the... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

If you're into railroads, this is the place for you. The Tunnel Inn is adjacent to the Gallitzin tunnel entrance. Trains pass within feet of the B&B on what was once the mainline Pennsylvania Railroad tracks. An upper level deck extends behind the Inn for close up viewing of the trains outdoors. There is even a light switch on the... More 

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Parts Unknown
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24 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2012

We just spent four nights at the Tunnel Inn and once again it didn't disappoint. Clean rooms in a well cared for building and just about all of them have a closeup view of the mainline. Great for train fans but even if you have a family member who is not the rooms are quiet as there is surprisingly little... More 

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Media, Pennsylvania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2012

clean , friendly, and comfortable. if you like/love trains, stay at the tunnel inn. super b&b. like they say only the engineer is closer to the tracks. mike and julie are great owners and make your stay memorable without being underfoot in this small b&b.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2012

We enjoyed our one-night stay here. Our room was clean, the owners were very friendly, and the Inn is located overlooking the double track rail line. Trains were plentiful with an especially nice view from the nearby bridge. For supper we ate at the nearby Iron Horse which offered basic food at a very reasonable price. The Inn provided a... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2010

If you're out railfanning Norfolk Southern's Pittsburgh Divison in the Altoona-Horseshoe Curve area, The Tunnel Inn is the place to stay. Located adj to the Mainline - right @ the mouth of the Alleghany Tunnels, @ the top of the grade. Very inviting grounds around the inn, clean and maintained. Paved parking lot can accomodate approx 3-4 vehicles, additional parking... More 

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upstate ny
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2010

This place was amazing. Shiny clean, awesome decor, fantastic service, and a view of the trains going through the tunnels from your window or a covered deck. Bathroom was beautiful, halls were filled with extras to look at, read, or enjoy (Keurig Coffee). The breakfast served at your door in a picnic basket was wonderful. PJ's Tavern in nearby Cresson... More 

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