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Charleston, West Virginia
Reviewed January 16, 2017

While under renovation this is still a great place to stay. We had a room with double beds, on the small side but clean and neat. The bathroom was definitely small, but tidy. The place has charm to spare, and the knowledgeable owner knows all the nearby places with good eats. It is within walking distance of half a dozen...

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Mechanicsville, Maryland
Reviewed November 26, 2016

Love this hotel. Stayed there last weekend. So very excited to meet the new owner and talk with him about the renovations he has planned. We have been staying there whenever we are in Frostburg (off and on for the last 21 years). James has some amazing plans to include opening a restaurant and a bar (in December 2016). He...

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Canton, Ohio
Reviewed November 7, 2016

Beautiful, under renovation but the room was beautiful, comfortable and clean, the staff was very friendly and helpful. We stayed two nights I wish it could have been longer. Definitely will be staying there again. It is an old hotel but it has character and charm that is unbelievable.

Thank rubylee_10
Wheeling, WV
Reviewed October 19, 2016

Stayed at the Gunter during a return trip from Philadelphia and staying at the center town Sheraton. The contrast was dramatic in comparing a soulless modern hotel with a unique classic from an old era. Frostburg is not Philadelphia, so the reason why one would stay at the Gunter is more aesthetic than big city practical. Remember, this is a...

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Thank you so much! We enjoyed meeting you both and look forward to your return visit!

Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here off the gap trail. Bit of a haul up from the trail, but probably our favorite town. Lots of activity, lots of choices. Be sure to include it. Room was comfortable, no complaints. Enjoyed the hotel and really enjoyed the town

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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed October 8, 2016

I loved the place. The room was fine with a large bathroom. The lobby is elegant and there is a fine collection of photos and artifacts that give a history of the region. The staff is very friendly.It is just a few block from the bicycle trail. I hope to stay there again.

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Arlington, VA
Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

I was charmed by this old, eccentric hotel. It was refreshing to stay somewhere different. The building is much larger than it looks from the street, lots of nooks and crannies to explore. The location in the middle of downtown Frostburg was great, walking distance to restaurants and bars. Our room was large, with antique furnishings, kind of like staying...

Thank tropicalfan
Springfield, Virginia
Reviewed September 23, 2016

My wife and I recently (Sept 2016) stayed at the Hotel Gunter on a trip to Indiana. Neither of us were disappointed in any respect. We stayed in room 307 which had gorgeous views of the mountains to the rear of the hotel, and was decorated with beautiful Victorian era furniture and antiques. There was a perfect balance of new...

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Reviewed August 2, 2016

This is an old historic Hotel. With that in mind, it's got it's quirks and failings, but at the same time, it's full of charm and eccentricity. I stayed there because of the history and it is located close to the Greater Allegheny Passage. It was a bit like my old 1800's house. These places are incredibly difficult and expensive...

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Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

Failinger's Hotel Gunther is a gem of a hotel. It is a piece of history, has very clean rooms and friendly staff. Room 307 is quiet and has nice views of the allegheny mountains. It is in a great location on Main Street and very close to the trail head for the Great allegheny passage bike trail. Also the Princess...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Banquet Room
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1896 and opened on New Year's Day in 1897, the historic Gunter Hotel is currently under new ownership and being renovated and restored. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gunter Hotel

Address: 11 West Main Street, Frostburg, MD 21532 (Formerly Failinger's Hotel Gunter)
Location: United States > Maryland > Frostburg
Price Range: $72 - $116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Gunter Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 11
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Failingers Hotel Frostburg
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“Kitchens are available in the suites.”
 of 5 bubbles 521maureenk, Nov 26, 2016 | Read review
“I got to look at a few rooms that were empty they were all very accommodating some were a little larger than others, but were charming.”
 of 5 bubbles rubylee_10, Nov 7, 2016 | Read review
“Before leaving, we got to view a couple of unoccupied rooms. Each room is unique.”
 of 5 bubbles spinnerdolphinwv, Oct 19, 2016 | Read review
“Third floor rooms in back have excellent views.”
 of 5 bubbles Zukpr, Sep 23, 2016 | Read review
“park right behind the hotel, and arrive before 7:30 PM.”
 of 5 bubbles LandRoamer2, Aug 2, 2016 | Read review
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