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The Lightner Farmhouse

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2350 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325-7016 See on map
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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2.5 Star accommodation
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All reviewswalnut cottagecivil warcookiesfield hospitalbed and breakfasthistoric propertyhome away from homegreat hostsevery morningprivate porchb and bstep back in timeclose to townbreakfast was deliciousvisitor centerenjoyed our staydowntown gettysburg
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Reviewed yesterday

We were in the Birch room for 3 nights, so very comfortable! The farmhouse and grounds are gorgeous and you can feel the history. Eileen and Dennis were welcoming hosts, and we felt as though we were at home. Delicious breakfasts thanks to Jason, who...More

Thank CountyCork08
Reviewed August 13, 2018

My husband and I really enjoyed our stay. The house is well-preserved and we loved learning about its fascinating history. You are only about 2 miles from the battlefield and downtown, so it's super easy to get around to everything. We especially loved our filling...More

Thank Amanda P
Response from gettysburggal35, Owner at The Lightner FarmhouseResponded August 14, 2018

Thanks Amanda. It was great having you here. We appreciate you mentioning that although we are outside of town, we are not far away from it all!

Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

We stayed in the attic suite and it was amazing. Spacious yet cozy! Breakfast was excellent and the homemade cookies were just Like Mom used to make! Would recommended to anyone who wants the Gettysburg bed and breakfast experience without all of the hustle up...More

Thank Jay B
Response from gettysburggal35, Owner at The Lightner FarmhouseResponded July 30, 2018

Thanks Jay! We think the Pine Tree Suite is a great hideaway also. And Jezzie the cat is loved by all even though he came to us as a stray and was standoffish. He certainly likes attention now. Hope you can come stay with us...More

Reviewed July 15, 2018

Only stayed here for one night, wished we'd had longer. Excellent place to stay, very authentic. The hosts, Eileen and Denis were lovely, and Eileen is very knowledgeable about the history of the Lightner farmhouse, it felt like the real America. it was made even...More

Thank Helen F
Response from gettysburggal35, Owner at The Lightner FarmhouseResponded July 17, 2018

Thanks for the kind words. We on the East coast take our fireflies for granted. Everyone else seems to really enjoy them. And the frog on the front porch has become a nightly visitor because he knows the porch light draws insects. He is nearly...More

Reviewed June 22, 2018

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our overnight stay in The Chestnut Room at The Lightner Farmhouse in Gettysburg. The trip exceeded our expectations from the warm greeting to the feeling of safety and tranquility throughout our stray. The clean and cozy room made for...More

Thank April L
Response from gettysburggal35, Owner at The Lightner FarmhouseResponded June 23, 2018

Thanks April. It was great meeting you. We look forward to seeing you again

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United States > Pennsylvania > Gettysburg
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December 31, 2016|
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Response from gettysburggal35 | Property representative |
Sorry, we do not.
January 28, 2016|
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Response from debjed | Reviewed this property |
The Inn is a straight shot, maybe 10-12 miles from everything! Very Convenient!!!
October 26, 2015|
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Response from gettysburggal35 | Property representative |
Yes, we have the Cedar Room on the first floor. It is accessible either from the side porch with a few steps onto the porch or it can be accessed from the patio going into the sunroom and through the kitchen to get to the... More
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"From the Birch room you could hear street traffic, but it was not obnoxious.."
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"The Cedar Room is very nice and had a private entrance but can get a little loud because it's on the..."
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"All rooms seemed quite accessible and the second floor was extremely quiet and peaceful!"
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"The Walnut Cottage offered a separate entrance, private porch and two level accomodation."
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