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Teahorse B&B / Hostel

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1312 W. Washington St., Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
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Teahorse B&B / Hostel
Ranked #7 of 10 Harpers Ferry B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Great Falls, Virginia
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79 reviews 79 reviews
14 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for 1 night while on a biking trip. I should also make it a point like an earlier reviewer that for bikers who are already tired biking the C&O tow path, the climb to the hill to reach the hostel is a killer. I had already done 50 miles that evening but the last mile, I almost gave... More

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I enjoyed having you and your family visit the Teahorse! I want to add that there are 2 full bathrooms in the hostel, not one, that are available to everyone in the hostel. We have three restaurants within walking distance of the hostel: Mena's Pizza and Italian Restaurant, the Anvil Restaurant and the Canal House Cafe. All are open Wed.... More

Baltimore, Maryland
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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here recently during a road trip through the Shenandoah Valley and found it to be a great alternative to the relatively weak hotel scene near Harpers Ferry. Our group rented a private "family room" with four beds and a reasonable amount of space-we didn't feel as though we were on top of each other. Laurel, who runs the... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

This facility is not bad for hostel but I would not recommend it if you are riding the C&O Canal bike trail because it's located too far off the trail - about 1 mile away and up two (2) steep hills. The bunks were comfortable with fitted sheets and the bathrooms were clean but the room rate was expensive for... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

After our first 58 miles of cycling the C&O Canal (en-route to Pittsburgh) - seven friends and I were thrilled to arrive at the Teahorse Hostel. Our host Laurel welcomed us to a comfortable second floor bunk room with great hot showers and colorful bunks. The waffle breakfast (beautifully prepared by laurel's son) with fresh fruit was a great way... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

I have stayed at the wonderful Teahorse hostel three times when biking the C&O from DC to Harpers Ferry. This place is very special, with a unique blend of thru-hikers, section hikers, folks biking the C&O and just fellow travelers. The evenings I've spent at the Teahorse getting to know people whose stories are all different and interesting have been... More

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Andover, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights in May having cycled out from DC on the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal towpath and back on the Washington & OD trail. 2 weary cyclists were welcomed by Laurel and it was wonderful to have a hot shower and relax in light, airy and clean surroundings. Although the hostel has mixed dormitories, Laurel makes... More

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Newark, Delaware
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103 reviews 103 reviews
13 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

I dropped off an AT through-hiking friend who is recovering from a foot injury. The staff were wonderful and the accommodations were great for a hostel. Very clean with lots of amenities. This is a great place for rest and breakfast whether you are a weary through-hiker or just visiting for the weekend from the city.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

My wife and I had a perfect section hike planned. We spoke with Laurel (the owner of the Teahorse) before heading to Harpers Ferry - and planned to use her shuttle service up to the Mason-Dixon line. We had planned to hike South back to the Teahorse, but our perfect hike quickly turned into a "perfect storm" after an unfortunate... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

We stopped here and spent a great night and got a shuttle to our start point and hiked our way back and greatly enjoyed the showers after 5 days in the woods... the breakfasts are great and the owner is a super nice lady... I will definitely keep this place in mind next time I come through...

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Mount Laurel, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

As some have mentioned, this is a place where the line is blurred between B&B and hostel. But what it's categorized as doesn't really matter to me. Laurel was an awesome hostess. The remarks about the coldness are unwarranted. I tend to think that says something more about the reviewer than about Laurel. A lot of interesting people in the... More

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Address: 1312 W. Washington St., Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
Location: United States > West Virginia > Harpers Ferry
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Teahorse Hostel - we are a B&B and hostel for hikers on the AT, bicyclists on the C&O towpath, and other visitors to Harpers Ferry. Rent by the room or rent by the bed. Rest in our spotless hostel, take a shower, meet other hikers and bicyclists, cook your own food in the kitchen or dine in nearby restaurants. * Located one half mile west from the Appalachian Trail Conservancy in Harpers Ferry * Waffle breakfast included! * Fully equipped kitchen * Laundry ($5 per load - we supply detergent) * Common area * Wi-Fi and computer with internet free to guests * Outside patio * Two blocks from 7-11 * Locked storage for bikes * Parking behind the hostel * mail drops- free to guests; $2 per package otherwise * ask about shuttles in DC/MD/VA/PA/WV area * sorry, no pets or smoking. ... more   less 
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