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“Wonderful All The Way Around”

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Eisenhower Hotel & Conference Center
Ranked #26 of 27 Hotels in Gettysburg
buffalo ny
2 reviews
“Wonderful All The Way Around”
Reviewed August 19, 2009

We arrived after staying in a very over-rated hotel.
The rates were extremely good. The Staff was excellent, very helpful, they were very informative of the places we wanted to see, even hand drew us map to a couple of covered bridges. The staff was very friendly. Having the pool and Jacuzzi right off our room was wonderful. We can't praise this hotel enough.
It was clean, it was convenient. It is a hope skip and jump from Maryland.

  • Stayed August 2009, traveled as a couple
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Philadelphia
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Reviewed July 27, 2009

hotel is overpriced. amenities consisted of a cold indoor pool, cold hot tub, no working ice machines, no properly working vending machines. poor room quality for the price paid, and a management that just doesn't care. Avoid a stay here

  • Stayed July 2009, traveled as a couple
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Maryland
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24 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed June 29, 2009

I've stayed at the Eisenhower the same days in June for the past ten years...and I think they have yet to do any improvements to the original hotel or train the lackadaisical staff. On arrival I waited 10 mintues for someone, anyone to check me in, to no avail. I tried dialing the operator. No dice - they had gone to get their cheeseburger and fries from the restaurant. Went to the bar, but the bartender (who was actually quite sweet), still held up half a bar full of people to gossip with friends working at the restaurant. The room itself was just OK - windows hadn't been painted in 20 years, fitted sheet didn't fit the bed and pulled loose all night, but at least the AC worked and room was clean (tho' smelled musty/nasty). Room freshener would have helped. Meals are just OK, breakfast is nasty - go to Cafe St. Amand on Baltimore St. near the large square at center of town for the best breakfast in Gettysburg. Pool is indoor, so forget about a tan. On the plus side, the hotel is quiet, family-friendly, with a large amusement center and go-carts next door. Rates are low, and close to battlefield but no shopping or anything else close by. You get what you pay for.

  • Stayed June 2009, traveled on business
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Thank signthis
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Butler, Pennsylvania
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed April 13, 2009

We have stayed at this hotel many times... in both buildings. We love staying here, the rooms are great, friendly staff, great food and low rates.

  • Stayed April 2009, traveled as a couple
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New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed November 2, 2008

We were very excited when we heard that the SHCA National Specialty was going to be held here. Reading all the reviews it sounded like such a great place to spend a week.
Our room was so old and boring I was really surprised that for a big name it didn't even hold a candle to some of the "bargain" hotels we have stayed in. The room was so small it was claustrophobic. There was not one piece of decoration on the walls. The A/C didn't work and no one ever came when we reported it. The window would open but the crank arm was broken so you had to take out the screen to pull it closed by hand. The TV was about a 17 inch relic from the dark ages.The marketplace, which was the only place to get snacks had a line out the door for all the hours it was open with one person serving. There were no pay movie channels, no info book in the room to find out where everything was, no room service.
The worst part as that the "special dog show rate" (which we booked 9 months ago) was 110 per night and my friend was able to book a room with two queen beds---a sofa---refrigerator etc. on their website a week before at $79 !!!!
The only thing good I can say was that the food at our banquet was very good.

  • Liked — Banquet Dinner was good
  • Disliked — Room was pitiful;
  • Stayed October 2008, traveled on business
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Ellicott City, MD
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 7, 2008

I stayed here for a scrapbooking convention. It was a picture-perfect weekend. Our rooms were clean and quite - the fridge and microwave in the rooms were an added bonus. The staff provided great facilities for my friends to work on our scrapbooks from a conference room all weekend. The room was well lit and secure and the staff checked on us periodically to make sure we had ice water and outlets for our printers and such. The restaurant was very good, although like the other reviewer mentioned, the breakfast buffet left something to be desired. It was very easy to charge meals in the restaurant to the room, too. The pool looked great, although I didn't have time to enjoy it, and it stays open until 10pm. The deli/gift shop doesn't offer the fastest service, but the food was good and the indoor/outdoor eatery was very comfortable to enjoy a relaxing lunch.

  • Liked — the restaurant was great
  • Disliked — they did not serve coke products - only Pepsi
  • Stayed October 2008, traveled on business
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1 Thank tamboriffic
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Indiana
1 review
Reviewed October 5, 2008

Walked into the room and it smelled mildewy and a little like pest control. Had a stove and refrigerator that did not work. Not enough wall sockets. To many things plugged into one behind bed and the lights kept going off because the socked was weighted down.
The pillows on the bed I swear had cotton balls in them. No sense in having pillows on bed if they aren't pillows.
Just old and run down. Needs a large infusion of cash if they expect to charge what they are charging. This is NOT a 3 or 4 star hotel.
2 at best.

Stayed October 2008
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Property: Eisenhower Hotel & Conference Center
Address: 2634 Emmitsburg Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325-7115
Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Gettysburg
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Ranked #26 of 27 Hotels in Gettysburg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Eisenhower Hotel & Conference Center 3*
Number of rooms: 299
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Eisenhower is a unique resort with taste, style, and a staff proud of it's tradition of friendly attentive service. It's the hotel that guests remember with pleasure and return to again and again. Make The Eisenhower your Gettysburg Address and you're only minutes from the Historic Gettysburg National Military Park, golf, and skiing. Check-in is at 3pm. Check-out is 11am. Cancellation Policy: 24 hours. ... more   less 
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