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Mary-Penn Bed & Breakfast

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716 Mason Dixon Road, Gettysburg, PA
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Mary-Penn Bed & Breakfast
Ranked #15 of 24 Gettysburg B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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Washington, DC
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My dad and I took a father-son trip to Gettysburg. We absolutely loved the Mary-Penn B&B. First of all, it is extremely cool how historic the building is. It's a farmhouse built in 1740 with the second floor put on using bricks thrown off as ballast in Baltimore Harbor in 1793. It's in an absolutely lovely setting (surrounded by 900... More

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Avoca
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been to many B&Bs but this is by far the best.Bea and Dave are the best Inn Keepers I have every meet.Bea makes you feel like part of the family as soon as you meet her.My room could not have been nicer. The breakfast was more food than I could have eaten.We plan on going back,in fact made... More

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Indiana, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love Gettysburg and this has become my new love. Bea, Aubrey and David are the most wonderful hosts and they make staying at their bed and breakfast 'home'. From the extensive history of the home (Mary would be so proud and I know she is!) Including the beautiful shrine n the basement..there isnt any reason not to spend a... More

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Westminster
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Unbelievably enjoyable total experience. A stay at the Mary-Penn is like visiting and eating with lifelong friends, as well as sleeping in a Museum of mid-nineteenth century artifacts. We were married there on our second visit, and just spent our first Anniversary there. We feel like we've known Bea and Dave since childhood.

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Aurora, OH
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

It is difficult to describe the Mary Penn Bed & Breakfast in words. This historic home is beautiful. Every room I visited, including the basement, was clean, comfortable, and well-decorated. The land around the B&B, including a gazebo out back and a stream running by the house, is stunning. The owners, Bea and David, are two of the nicest people... More

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Santa Barbara, California
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93 reviews 93 reviews
27 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

As other reviewers have stated, this is it. Situated almost a mile down a gravel road, the beautiful location just oozes charm and relaxation. It is a fabulous old house, with a wonderful history, and the most warm, loving hospitality received from Bea. We were offered complimentary wine, cheese and crackers each evening (our choice of red or white), cookies... More

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Hermitage
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

We enjoyed our stay at the B&B run by Ms Bea. She made us at home and shared not only the home but the Tale of the house. Ms Bea provided us with various wines and homemade treats during the evening followed by a sumptuous breakfast in the morning. We enjoyed the visit so much that we felt we were... More

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Franklin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

I could not possibly describe our stay at the Mary-Penn BnB in one word and I know that my review will not do this charming, historic, and beautiful place justice, nor the outstanding hospitality that we received during our stay, but I will do my best to give it the glory that it deserves! This place is simply unbelievable! I... More

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Belmar, New Jersey
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

I'm ashamed to admit that I stumbled upon this b&b purely by accident. I wanted to surprise my husband with a trip to Gettysburg for the 150th anniversary. I called every b&b, hotel, motel, you name it in town and there were no vacancies because the re-enactment in town drew in hundreds and thousands of visitors. I called the Mary... More

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sandy, utah
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123 reviews 123 reviews
44 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

This B&B is about twenty minutes from Gettysburg, located on the Mason-Dixon line so that some rooms are in Pennsylvania, others in Maryland. The owners have done an amazing restoration of the 1740 property, and will give you all the history you're up for. The basement is restored to look like an original era room, with a tribute to the... More

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Address: 716 Mason Dixon Road, Gettysburg, PA
Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Gettysburg

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