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Gettysburg Hotel

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1 Lincoln Sq, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2205
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#15 of 28 hotels in Gettysburg
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The Gettysburg Hotel, Est. 1797 is located in the heart of historic downtown Gettysburg Pennsylvania and is walking distance to the battlefield, attractions, shops and restaurants.This historic Gettysburg hotel offers superior service in a charming and ideal setting; rich in history and hospitable ambiance.
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Property amenities
Paid public parking on-site
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Taxi service
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Parking
Wifi
Outdoor pool
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Fax / photocopying
24-hour security
Baggage storage
Newspaper
Non-smoking hotel
24-hour check-in
24-hour front desk
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Room features
Air conditioning
Desk
Fireplace
Housekeeping
Interconnected rooms available
Flatscreen TV
Bath / shower
Complimentary toiletries
Telephone
Iron
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Hair dryer
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Non-smoking rooms
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Languages Spoken
English
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stayed in a king jacuzzi room on the 6th floor. Room was fairly clean... a few stains on the top sheet of the bed. Worst part was the jacuzzi and shower itself. Shower head leaked like there was no tomorrow, barely any pressure and looked very caked from hard water build up. Jets in the tub had stains on them as well. First night, there was only luke warm water available. Asked the front desk about it only to receive a puzzled look from the person working. We weren't in the room much so we didn't make much of a fuss about it. Room overall could've been cleaner, but was acceptable. Thermostat in the room seemed locked to a certain temperature range as well. I'll just take my money elsewhere next time.
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Response from Greg Boyd, General Manager at Gettysburg Hotel
Responded Mar 15, 2020
Thank you for choosing to stay with us and sharing your experiences. We appreciate your business and value your comments. I apologize we failed to deliver you the experience we pride ourselves on. I am sorry you were disappointed with our facilities. We will use your impressions to help address for immediate improvement. We hope you will note improvement upon your return. John Berndt General Manager
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The Gettysburg hotel is just “meh.” It’s in a great location being at the end of the Main Street and along the circle, though the hotel itself is mediocre. Being a huge US history buff, the historical aspect of the hotel and the fact we were in Gettysburg definitely added a few points in my book, though if this hotel were in another city and had no history associated with it, I would not recommend it and would probably think it was a budget hotel. That said, the concierge was very friendly and helpful. (5/2018)
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I booked a King Jr. Suite for two nights and based on the reviews and the pics I was expecting something roomy and clean. We arrived after dark which didn't help because they use those twisty fluorescent bulbs which are dim at first and get brighter as they warm up. It was like a scene from the movie "Saw". But once they warmed up we could really see how dirty the place was.There were huge stains on the dark brown carpet, yep the dark brown carpet which should hide stains. Not just old and dark but there were hair balls on the carpet in the bedroom, hair in shower and bathroom. Basically you were afraid to touch anything. Anyway, we asked for another room and the staff was very courteous and let us choose from two other rooms which were a little cleaner but still just like anything you see in the pics. The staff also looked at the original room and said they would have to do a "deep cleaning" in that room. You would think "deep cleaning" would be the standard. And yes, the new room also had hair and dirt in the shower, on the robe hook, and on the floor. And the rooms didn't look any better in the daylight. Maybe my expectations were set too high to begin with. I thought I was choosing the best hotel in Gettysburg. Don't be fooled by the more than 800 reviews with 4.4 stars. I've stayed in old hotels like this before but NEVER one this dirty and neglected. The price was about $165 per night which isn't bad at all but it definitely some for some TLC in those rooms. One more thing, the two room suite is really the size of a regular one room with more walls and doors. I say "Mr Gorbachev, tear down these walls!".
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Response from Greg Boyd, General Manager at Gettysburg Hotel
Responded Mar 15, 2020
Thank you for staying with us and sharing with us your housekeeping challenges. I apologize for this presentation and will address it with our team immediately. There should be no issues in any of our room layouts. I am sorry we failed in this case. Please join us again so we may have the opportunity to share with you our improvements. We are eager to be of service and welcome you back again soon. John Berndt General Manager
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Spent 4 great nights at the Gettysburg Hotel. Room was very clean and updated and comfortable. Location could not be any better. Food in restaurant good. Nice little bar with decent Happy Hour. Only problem was Housekeeping doing your room. Had to track someone down ourselves to see that room was restocked with fresh towels and make bed. Would return.
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Response from Greg Boyd, General Manager at Gettysburg Hotel
Responded Mar 15, 2020
Thank you for staying with us and sharing your kind comments including your desire to return. We are pleased to be of service and look forward to welcoming you back again soon. We apologize for the housekeeping challenges and will address with our team immediately. We appreciate your kind notes on our location, restaurant, bar, happy hour and cleanliness. John Berndt General Manager
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I attended a family bridal shower at the Gettysburg Hotel and the food was very good! The venue was beautiful and the choice of Mimosas, coffee, tea, iced tea, or lemonade were all perfect for the shower. The meal choices were great, which include lump crab cake and roasted turkey breast. The veggies with the crab cake were delicious! I have only ever been to this venue prior to March 2020, for a wedding reception but I highly recommend this facility for events such as showers and weddings!
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Response from Greg Boyd, General Manager at Gettysburg Hotel
Responded Mar 9, 2020
Thank you for choosing to host your bridal shower with us at the Gettysburg Hotel and taking the time to share your kind comments. We appreciate the recognition of our signature menu dishes including the delicious crab cake. Thank you for you high recommendation of our event spaces for weddings and showers. We take great pride in special attention to our guests for special occasions. Thank you and very best wishes! John Berndt General Manager
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PRICE RANGE
$139 - $253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
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LOCATION
United StatesPennsylvaniaGettysburg
NUMBER OF ROOMS
119
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Frequently Asked Questions about Gettysburg Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to Gettysburg Hotel?
Nearby attractions include Gettysburg Museum of History (0.2 miles), David Wills House (0.03 miles), and Lincoln Statue at Wills House (0.03 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Gettysburg Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Gettysburg Hotel?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a desk.
What food & drink options are available at Gettysburg Hotel?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant during their stay.
Is parking available at Gettysburg Hotel?
Yes, paid public parking on-site is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Gettysburg Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Food 101, Sweeet!, and Garryowen Irish Pub.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Gettysburg Hotel?
Yes, guests have access to a pool and a fitness center during their stay.
Is Gettysburg Hotel located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.1 miles away from the center of Gettysburg.
Does Gettysburg Hotel offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business center, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.
Are there any historical sites close to Gettysburg Hotel?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Little Round Top (2.7 miles), Jennie Wade House (0.5 miles), and Shriver House Museum (0.3 miles).
Is Gettysburg Hotel accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and facilities for disabled guests. For specific inquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.