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Thornwald Mansion

850 Bicentennial Dr, Carlisle, PA 17013-4015
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
This turn-of-century mansion, once home to Lewis Sadler, has been restored to its full splendor. The mansion celebrates the legacy of life lived once by entertaining the biggest politicians of this country while providing modern-day comfort and amenities. Whether you are here for business or pleasure, you'll enjoy a restful night and wake up to the sound of birds in the middle of the park with a hearty breakfast, and then welcome the abundance of cultural and recreational activities the surround area has to offer, enough to satisfy any personality and desire.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
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HOTEL STYLE
Romantic
Quaint
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
50Car recommended
Grade: 50 out of 100
27Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
1Attractionwithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed 16 October 2018

We were delighted to stay a night at Thornwald Mansion while visiting Carlisle for an event. Rkia Hall warmly greeted us upon our arrival, introduced us to her husband Tom, and treated us to a history of the mansion and a mini-tour as she led...More

Thank Juliette J
Response from RkiaH2, Owner at Thornwald MansionResponded 22 October 2018

Thank you Juliette. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. It was nice talking to you. We love to see you again.

Reviewed 7 October 2018

I stayed at the Thornwald Mansion for a few days while on a business trip in Carlisle. The owner was so warm and personable, and the property was gorgeous. I am a vegan, and the owner was so kind in making me breakfast each morning....More

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Response from RkiaH2, Owner at Thornwald MansionResponded 10 October 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time from your busy schedule to provide us with your positive review. It was a pleasure having you as a guest! It is nice to hear that you appreciate the work that went into the restoration of this...More

Reviewed 25 September 2018

I stayed at the Thorwald September 21=23 2018. I intend to stay there again the next time I visit my son at Dickenson in Carlisle. My room was elegant and comfortable, with tasteful prints on the walls, a modern bathroom, a hidden but effective AC...More

Thank JAMES N
Reviewed 4 September 2018

My wife and I spent a weekend at Thornwald Mansion recently while attending Corvettes at Carlisle 2018. We both had such a wonderful time and staying there was like going back in time. Rkia and her husband Tom have restored this beautiful turn of the...More

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Response from RkiaH2, Owner at Thornwald MansionResponded 26 September 2018

Thank you so much, Rich for providing such wonderful review - so glad you enjoyed your stay as much as we enjoyed having you! We hope to see you and your wife again!

Reviewed 9 July 2018

The park is beautifully maintained within the Carlisle city limits. The green space is very welcoming. They have music concerts there at that the amphitheater that are free to the community. A great way to spend an evening.

Thank Marcie0413
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Room Tips
"Do not stay in small rooms on first floor."
Maxiemillion
12 Jul 2017
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"Choose one of the suites on the second floor."
richh940
6 Jul 2017
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"Each room is unique, so you may want to pick the one you like the best based on the photos on their website."
918darreno
30 Jun 2017
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"This is an old Mansion, so there is not an elevator if a traveler has mobility issues, I would recommend..."
CHMPittsburghPA
12 Jun 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$249 - US$250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United StatesPennsylvaniaCarlisle
NUMBER OF ROOMS
10
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