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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Friendly staff, Nice Room. Ghost Hunters: I put my ghost hunting stuff in the closet area. While I was doing that, I heard a woman's voice. Was it a ghost? Not unless they know about cell phones. Floors creak. Walls thin. Last morning I was laying in bed and heard loud scratching. Ghost? Animals in the walls? Guy next door....

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Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate your feed back. We are currently in the process of adjusting our wifi system to make the signal stronger throughout the property. The next time that you stay with us, there won't be a problem!

Buena Vista, Colorado
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We booked this Bed and Breakfast after seeing it mentioned on the History Channel. No ghosts here and the stories the workers tell you are a joke. I felt stupid after the first day because the room was not worth the money and the ghost stories were childish. The first day we had a Shock beer for $5 in the...

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Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy your stay and you didn't have any haunted experiences. Not everyone has a ghost encounter when they come here. I hope that you decide to come and see us again and give it another try!

Macedon, New York
Reviewed 8 October 2016

We stayed at Farnsworth Inn one night - Sunday October 2nd . The staff at the Inn was great - especially Bonnie and her daughter at breakfast !! We stayed in the McFarland Room - as we had heard this and the Sara Black rooms were the best for paranormal activity. It did not disappoint . Mr Sweeney (sp) and...

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Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Bonnie is a newer member of our staff, so I'm sure that she will be pleased to hear that you enjoyed her service! I hope that you come back and stay with us again when you are in...

Winchester, Virginia
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

The Farnsworth Inn was excellent. The room was spectacular, the bathroom was amazing, and the staff were friendly and accommodating. I stayed with a friend for a "girls weekend" of ghosts and Gettysburg. We didn't experience anything "ghostly," which was just fine with us, but we had a great stay! The Inn is located directly across the street from an...

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Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your stay. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time here with us as well as in town! Stop by and see us again soon!

Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Best bartender ever!! Love the beer garden! So attentive and sweet and lovely. Thoroughly enjoyed our experience. She was sweet and kind and lovely. Great energy. Loved Heidi and the experience she provided.

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Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about our beer garden! I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time here with us as well as your service! I will be sure to let Heidi know! We hope to see you again here soon!

Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed overnight at this inn… And we did not sleep at all. If you're looking for a spooky experience, do this. I don't know if I would do this again because we were all so scared ha ha… But what a great experience and story to go along with it. We took the mature tour with Mike and it...

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Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your spooky stay, ghost tour, and meal in the Tavern. I hope that you do decide to stay with us again soon.

Racine, Ohio
Reviewed 1 September 2016

We stayed one night at the Farnsworth House. Our room, the Eisenhower Room was lovely. I loved all the little personal touches in the room and bathroom. I wished that it was a King bed but we managed. Our other party stayed in McFarlane Room. It was beautiful too! It was too dark in the room was the only complaint....

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Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay here at the Farnsworth House, and also that you appreciated the little touches in your room. We strive to make every guest feel special! I hope that you decide to stay with us again soon!

Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Great food and historic atmosphere. The pumpkin fritters are amazing. Reasonably priced fine dinning. You should make reservations ahead of time to ensure seating. Our waitress, Victoria, was wonderful and attentive.

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Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time here at the Farnsworth House. I will be sure to tell Victoria that she delivered great service. She truly is one of a kind. I hope to see you again the next time you are in town!

Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Everyone we encountered was very nice and helpful. We had dinner in The Sweeney Tavern and our waitress Heidi was great. That evening we did the Mourning Theater tour with Morgan and she was very nice and you can tell she has such a passion for history and storytelling. We stayed in the Custer Room which we found to be...

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Sarah D, Director of Sales at Farnsworth House Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time here at the Farnsworth House. I am glad that you got to experience so much of what we offer. Most people don't know everything that we have here at the Farnsworth House. I hope that the next time you are...

Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

The grounds of this beautiful place are spectacular. Sadly the service was inferior and the place smelled like cigars and looked a bit dirty. The servers and other employees disappeared when needed. And we saw and heard them chatting with each other with some racy language. The food was okay but nothing to write home about. Maybe next time we...

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Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I will be sure to go over all of your comments with our management so that the issues can be rectified. I hope that the next time you are in town, you stop by and see us again. We would love to show you just how special this place really...

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Farnsworth House Inn

Address: 401 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Gettysburg
Price Range: €81 - €164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Farnsworth House Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Research the rooms for yourself, we went with the most spooky of the selections.”
 of 5 bubbles F216LLericm, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Don't stay in the main house - rooms are very small”
 of 5 bubbles cfields286, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“don't read the journal until morning.....”
 of 5 bubbles MEBucketlists, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We enjoyed the Eisenhower room.”
  • Details were perfect. Eisenhower Room
  • McFarlane Room
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  • McFarlane Room
  • Above the bed in the Eisenhower Room
  • Above bed in the Eisenhower Room.
  • Eisehower Room
  • Eisenhower Room
 of 5 bubbles sherryappraisal, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room inside the original inn. It's historic and you may be entertained!”
 of 5 bubbles SCValleyGirl, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
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