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Cricket House

162 East Middle Street, Gettysburg, PA
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Cricket House
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
    5 of 5 stars
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Buies Creek
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

My husband and I spent a week in Gettysburg for our honeymoon June 2012. We wanted to stay somewhere where we could feel like we were a part of the city. Everything is within walking distance, as other reviews have stated. We ate our fill everyday with no regrets due to this! The Cricket house was homey, cute, and very... More

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Quakertown, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

We spent two nights at the Cricket House. The cottage is clean, the linens are like home. We spent our evenings relaxing in the garden setting. Everything is within walking distance (except the the farther battle fields) We walked to dinner, shops, the Farmers Market, coffee shop. Deb recommended good places and we found others. The Cricket House is a... More

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Kington, NH
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

We stayed at the Cricket House last week and had a great time. The house is one of the best places we have stayed, and the backyard is fabulous and peaceful whether it is in the morning with a cup of coffee or late at night while the crickets are doing their thing. I didn't know why it was called... More

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Cary, North Carolina
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39 reviews 39 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013 via mobile

What a fantastic location. Walk to everything in town. Peaceful garden, whimsical baths. Great for a family or 2 couples. Debi adds great touches to meet all needs. Beds and linens were very nice. Was great to come back to after exploring the sites.

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

What a lovely environment and loving energy. Debi is a marvelous hostess...very caring, kind and humurous. We had a great time in the carriage house and the garden is exquisite...a wonderful place to relax and enjoy the beauty of nature.Everything there feels clean and fresh and we had a wonderful sleep after taking a luxurious whirlpool bath. We can't wait... More

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West Chester, Pennsylvania
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

Took my wife and son for a weekend getaway in Gettysburg and we loved our stay. Perfect spot just outside of the center of town, close to restaurants and historic sites. Beautiful house and backyard area. Highly recommend theCricket House

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Deborah G, Owner at Cricket House, responded to this review

Hello Chris! it was a treat having you and your family here. CJ is the the most sweet, entertaining little boy ever. You guys are so blessed! I hope you decide to make this an annual trip. Thanks again, -debi More

Baltimore, Maryland
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012

You could stay in any of the numerous hotels or motels around Gettysburg, but if you want to get a real feel for the town and it's history I couldn't think of a better place to stay than the Cricket House! It's a beautiful and charming cottage with amazing amenities and Debi, the owner and hostess, is the best. When... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2012 via mobile

You couldn't ask for a better location or nicer host. The Cricket House is less than 50 yards from the battlefield trail and a quick walk to the square. The owner is one of the nicest people I've met and will do anything to make your stay relaxing and enjoyable. The house is clean and nicely furnished with one of... More

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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77 reviews 77 reviews
6 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2012

We have NEVER stayed in a more perfect place, ... EVER!!! Debi, the owner, was so helpful and accommodating from the moment the reservations were made until check out. Our family felt so comfortable in the Cricket House. It is absolutley charming and spotless!! We loved the location, right next to the Culp's Hill entrance road. This was the perfect... More

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Deborah G, Owner at Cricket House, responded to this review

I would also like to say that meeting you, your husband and the girls, was a true blessing. What a remarkable story you shared about your family. I look forward to your return. More

Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

My family and I love the Cricket House and all the amenities it offers! It is so convenient to everything, but more importantly, offers delightful charm and comfort at a wonderful price! Deb was most accommodating in all ways to ensure our happiness during our time at the Cricket House. I would highly recommend this property for a rental!

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Additional Information about Cricket House

Address: 162 East Middle Street, Gettysburg, PA
Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Gettysburg
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #15 of 24 B&Bs / Inns in Gettysburg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This elegant, charming Victorian Cottage boasts two beautifully appointed bedrooms, each with their own private bath.The Master Bedroom is located on the second floor of the cottage. This bedroom has a queen size bed and spacious Master Bath featuring a Garden Jacuzzi Tub.The first floor Bedroom has a queen size bed with an attached bath that features a luxurious tiled steam shower.The upstairs open loft can be converted from a sitting room to a third bedroom by utilizing the double mattress platform bed.The eat in kitchen is located on the first floor, two bistro tables are featured.This unique property offers a quiet respite from the heavily travelled main streets without giving up the convenience of a downtown location The private enclosed backyard garden features a covered porch to enjoy morning coffee, back patio and grill to engage in outdoor meals and a gazebo to provide another seating area for garden pleasure.Better than a bed and breakfast as it offers complete privacy, but with the charm and comfort of a historic home, private kitchen facility and a beautiful outdoor healing garden.The Cricket House works closely with the area's best body and energy workers. Their expertise in Thai and Deep Tissue Massage, Couples Massage, Hot Stone Massage, Reiki Healing, Reflexology and Aromatherapy that can all be provided in the Cricket House or outdoors under the Pergola (weather providing). Appointments can only be made in advance to assure convenient times as the therapists that we work with, are extremely busy. ... more   less 

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