I had a two day stay at Super 8 coming directly from the hospital after major surgery. My power was out at my home from superstorm Sandy. I had no hesitation in doing this although my family was very worried this was not the place to recover. I felt very safe there and the staff was very nice. The hotel room was reasonably priced and very clean. My only request was that I not be disturbed and did not need maid service- this was respected and honored ( that does not always happen in hotels). The only incident that happened was when I ventured up to the lobby for breakfast (which was well presented and clean) and my key card would not work. I was in a great deal of pain and the long walk to the lobby was not easy. The manager walked back with me to make sure I was able to get to my room. I had a discount coupon which was honored through the 1-800 # and the front desk receptionist without a problem. This Super 8 is convieniently located just a few miles from my home. In fact I may go there again if I simply need a break from my family to just chill and read (it's a mom-thing)
Thanks for a stress free experience!
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Property Located 15 Miles From Historic Gettysburg Battlefield, 5 Miles From Cunningham Falls State and National Parks and Only 7 Miles from Catoctin Mountain Park Book your room at our Super 8 Thurmont hotel near Cunningham Falls State Park. Located just off Highway 15 between Frederick, MD, and Gettysburg, PA in the Appalachian Mountains and just a short drive to Catoctin Mountain Park, Mount St. Mary's University and Frederick Municipal Airport, our pet-friendly hotel provides comfortable accommodations and friendly service at an affordable rate. Start each day at our Thurmont, MD, hotel with free 8-item SuperStart breakfast bonanza and enjoy great in-room amenities including free Wi-Fi Internet access. Rooms with a refrigerator are available. Kids 17 and under stay free with an adult at our hotel, and there is plenty of free parking for your bus, truck or RV. LOCAL ATTRACTIONS If you are an outdoor enthusiast or Civil War buff, you will find great attractions near our Thurmont hotel. Travel north on Highway 15, crossing the Pennsylvania border, to visit the hallowed grounds at Gettysburg National Battlefield Park to see distinctive turning points in the battle at Little Round Top and Devil's Den. Cunningham Falls State Park is a great spot for hiking, fishing and canoeing, just five miles from our hotel, and Catoctin Mountain Park, site of the Camp David presidential retreat, is just 7 miles away from our hotel. The Eisenhower National Historic Site, Barbara Fritchie House and Gambrill State Park are also nearby, and it is just an hour drive to Washington DC. DINING OPTIONS Choose from dozens of family-friendly restaurants just outside our Thurmont hotel starting with Mountain Gate Family Restaurant. Or You could head over to Main Street, and try comfort food at Thurmont Kountry Kitchen. If you're craving Asian you can try Simply Asia, New wing hing, or Peking Palace.Or one of our two Italian restaurants Rocky's or Fratelli's for dine-in or Delivery. You could even head about 10 minutes north on Highway 15 and eat at Fitzgerald's Shamrock, one of Western Maryland's favorite source for casual fine dining. Our little town of Thurmont is also home to a McDonald's, Wendy's, KFC/Taco Bell, Pizza Hut, Roy Rogers, Subway and Burger King. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Super Eight Thurmont
- Thurmont Super Eight
- Thurmont Super 8