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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best bartender ever!! Love the beer garden! So attentive and sweet and lovely. Thoroughly enjoyed our experience. She was sweet and kind and lovely. Great energy. Loved Heidi and the experience she provided.

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Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about our beer garden! I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time here with us as well as your service! I will be sure to let Heidi know! We hope to see you again here soon! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed overnight at this inn… And we did not sleep at all. If you're looking for a spooky experience, do this. I don't know if I would do this again because we were all so scared ha ha… But what a great experience and story to go along with it. We took the mature tour with Mike and it... More 

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Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your spooky stay, ghost tour, and meal in the Tavern. I hope that you do decide to stay with us again soon. More 

Racine, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed one night at the Farnsworth House. Our room, the Eisenhower Room was lovely. I loved all the little personal touches in the room and bathroom. I wished that it was a King bed but we managed. Our other party stayed in McFarlane Room. It was beautiful too! It was too dark in the room was the only complaint.... More 

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Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay here at the Farnsworth House, and also that you appreciated the little touches in your room. We strive to make every guest feel special! I hope that you decide to stay with us again soon! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and historic atmosphere. The pumpkin fritters are amazing. Reasonably priced fine dinning. You should make reservations ahead of time to ensure seating. Our waitress, Victoria, was wonderful and attentive.

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Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time here at the Farnsworth House. I will be sure to tell Victoria that she delivered great service. She truly is one of a kind. I hope to see you again the next time you are in town! More 

Baltimore, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Everyone we encountered was very nice and helpful. We had dinner in The Sweeney Tavern and our waitress Heidi was great. That evening we did the Mourning Theater tour with Morgan and she was very nice and you can tell she has such a passion for history and storytelling. We stayed in the Custer Room which we found to be... More 

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Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time here at the Farnsworth House. I am glad that you got to experience so much of what we offer. Most people don't know everything that we have here at the Farnsworth House. I hope that the next time you are... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

The grounds of this beautiful place are spectacular. Sadly the service was inferior and the place smelled like cigars and looked a bit dirty. The servers and other employees disappeared when needed. And we saw and heard them chatting with each other with some racy language. The food was okay but nothing to write home about. Maybe next time we... More 

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Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I will be sure to go over all of your comments with our management so that the issues can be rectified. I hope that the next time you are in town, you stop by and see us again. We would love to show you just how special this place really... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016

Had a late lunch here at Sweeney Tavern before starting a tour of the Gettysburg battlefield. Ordered a slippery chicken pot pie and a local cider, and everything came out as expected. The inn has a reputation for being haunted, hence its iconic status in town. But I wouldn't go out of my way to eat here. Having said that,... More 

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Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate hearing our customers feedback. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed the atmosphere here at the Farnsworth House. I hope that the next time you are in town, you stop by and dine with us again! More 

Seneca
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016

We made reservations in April for our August dinner. The menu is short on selections. There are two kinds of pot pie, regular or game. One each, seafood, steak, pork chop, ham, vegetarian. The food was cooked to order. It was hot when it arrived. It was tasty. The atmosphere was nice.

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Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate hearing our customers feedback. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your meal. I hope that the next time you are in town, you stop by and see us again. More 

San Jose, CA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

Spent the night at Farnsworth House Inn. Our party rented three rooms: Sarah Black, The Sweeney Room and Jennie Wade. The first two rooms were in the original building, while Jennie Wade is in the courtyard. All three rooms were charming and clean. We enjoyed tours of the attic and cellar, both tours were informative and engaging. We didn't experience... More 

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Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate hearing feedback from all of our customers. I am very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your entire experience here at the Farnsworth House. It truly is a special place. I will be sure to let our storytellers know that you enjoyed both of your tours! They will... More 

Dallas, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

I visited the Farnsworth House yesterday as a driver on a charter to the Gettysburg Battlefield. Our first stop was at the Farnsworth House for a description of the day of a soldier during the Civil War. The gentleman giving the lecture was Buddy and was very knowledgeable in this field and took the the time to answer all my... More 

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Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am very pleased that you enjoyed the "In Their Shoes" Tour as well as your lunch. I hope that the next time you are in town, whether it be for business or pleasure, that you stop by and visit with us again! Than you again for your kind words. More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Farnsworth House Inn

Address: 401 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2623
Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Gettysburg
Price Range: $118 - $171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Farnsworth House Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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