Are you planning a trip to Gettysburg in the near future? If so, like so many others, you’re probably interested in seeing some of the famous historic attractions that the city has to offer. There are plenty of great places to stay, but some are better than others. We’ve taken the time to identify the five best hotels with regard to service, amenities and the value for the cost. Here are the most highly recommended for your consideration to make your next trip to Gettysburg an unforgettable experience.
President Inn & Suites
The President Inn & Suites is a 2 star ranked hotel that is rated with a 4 out of 5 by guests who recommend it for those visiting the area who are looking for an affordable place to stay. The rooms and suites are straightforward and practical with the modern amenities of free WiFi and an indoor pool for guests. The hotel is located a mile from the historic Gettysburg National Military Park and offers 52 guest rooms which come with a telephone for local calls, expanded cable TV, complimentary coffee in the lobby each morning and mini-fridges and microwaves upon request for an extra fee. This hotel welcomes pets and children.
The Gettysburg Hotel
The Gettysburg Hotel is ranked as a 3-star accommodation with an overall guest rating of 4.4 out of a possible five. The building is an upscale locale that is situated on a historic property. It offers a trip into the past of the area through the setting and decor with modern amenities to make each guest’s stay as comfortable and convenient as possible. each room offers a private bath with a shower and tub combination, a hairdryer and toiletries, a flat screen HD TV, an iron and ironing board, an alarm clock, coffee/tea maker, and a writing or work desk with a lap and electrical outlet. Two room-sized suites come with refrigerators and executive suites offer a Jacuzzi for two, a wet bar, an upgraded larger wide-screen TV, and a fireplace. Guests are welcome to enjoy swimming in the seasonal rooftop swimming pool through labor day, a fitness and recreation center open 24 hours, on-site dining in the restaurant and bar, and a business center for those staying while on business trips. Each room comes with free Wi-Fi.
Best Western Hotel Gettysburg
The Best Western Hotel Gettysburg is a 2-star hotel that is rated with a 4.6 out of 5 by former guests who highly recommend it for its affordable prices, great amenities and good service. The hotel is family owned and operate and it is ideally situated with a view that overlooks the historic battlefields of the area. Guests have access to a swimming, pool fitness center, business center, and free WiFi. Complimentary breakfast is also available in the mornings and the parking is free on-site.
Federal Pointe Inn, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member
The Federal Pointe Inn is a 3-star ranked hotel that has a high guest recommendation rating of 4.8 out of 5. The low cost per night is an exceptional value for the service that the hotel has to offer its guests. The staff works hard to create a memorable stay for each guest at the boutique hotel that offers upscale accommodations for a low price. The guest rooms come with a refrigerator, flat screen TV, a coffee maker, granite showers and some suites are equipped with air tubs. The hotel welcomes all guests to take advantage of Free WiFi, the fitness center, a meeting and event space, and an art gallery. In addition, an on-site restaurant and pub are available for dining or cocktails.
Brickhouse Inn Bed & Breakfast
If you’re looking for a cozy getaway in a small hotel, the Brickhouse Inn Bed & Breakfast is the most highly rated small hotel in the area. Guests give it a 4.9 out of a possible 5 stars for excellence. The Victorian-era styling transports you to a time long past complete with Victorian-age decor and genuine antique furnishings. The cost is remarkably low for the quality but you have to reserve your space well in advance because they fill up quickly. If this accommodation sounds good and you want to bring your family with small children, there are other Victorian-era historic vacation rental homes in the Gettysburg area. This hotel is reserved for singles and couples only.