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' Experience ' The History In Downtown Gettysburg

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview


Details
Property
apartment
Sleeps
5
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

' Experience ' The History In Downtown Gettysburg

Imagine yourself back in those three famous days in 1863 when you take in the festivities of our 150th Anniversary! You will have fun exploring the area; the adventurous will enjoy touring the 40 miles of battlefield roads (by bicycle, horseback or vehicle), tour a civil war house, talk to the soldiers in encampments and reenactments, or take a haunted ghost tour by night.

At the end of the day you can relax and enjoy your stay at our newly renovated 2nd floor accommodations located on historic Baltimore Street in downtown Gettysburg. The property has 2 bedrooms with 2 queen beds and a single day bed and can sleep 5. There is 1 bathroom which consists of a tub/shower combo, a fully fitted eat in kitchen, and a TV/sitting room with cable TV. We provide you with towels, linens, pots and pans, utensils, coffee maker, toaster, iron and board, hair dryer, everything that will make you feel right at home!

More Details

Property Manager
Jen & Rod Simpson
Member since: 2013
Speaks english
Response time
Within 2 days
Response rate
90%
Calendar last updated:
29 October, 2016

Why Jen & Rod Simpson chose Pennsylvania Dutch Country

We are located in the heart of the town in the midst of of the historic district.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(40 traveller reviews)

' Experience ' The History In Downtown Gettysburg
average rating of 4.8 based on 40 reviews
5

Perfect Spot to enjoy Remembrance Day!

  • 5 of 5

We have been spending vacation time in Gettysburg every year for the last 21 years and this was a new rental for us. We were very pleased with the entire experience...Rod was very nice to deal with and the apartment great. It was very clean and the furnishings and amenities were perfect for our needs. The beds were comfortable and never a problem with hot shower water. It is right on Baltimore Street so everything you need is within walking distance. The road noise never bothered us as it was minimal in late evening. Nice backyard with private deck and easy in and out with a garage in back. We even watched the parade from inside. Perfect up close viewing! I would definitely recommend a stay here! Thanks Rod! Mark and Carol N.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic!!!!!!!

  • 5 of 5

I loved this house. It was an original building during the Battle of Gettysburg, which made it even more special. The home was simply decorated with everything my family and I needed. Parking was behind the house in the alley which made it nice. Very quiet in the home even though there was bustling activity outside. Overall, it was wonderful and will hope to stay there in future visits!!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Place, Great Location

  • 5 of 5

My family and I recently stayed here for a long weekend. We could not have been more happy with our choice! The property is in a great location - short walking distance in either direction to shops, restaurants, and museums; quick drive to the battlefield and Visitor Center. Every thing was clean and well maintained. The apartment is comfortable and roomy enough for a family of 5. And our kids thought it was cool to sleep in a Civil War House. Prior to arriving Rod called with all the necessary details. He also met us upon our arrival and gave us some helpful information as far as location of grocery store, brochures for local attractions, etc. This is definitely a place we would book again for our next trip to Gettysburg!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We love this appartment!

  • 5 of 5

Great location, super clean and the owner is very accommodating.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

This apartment is comfortable, roomy, extremely clean, and in a great location.

  • 5 of 5

Traveled there with my daughter, who is a brittle diabetic and has celiac disease, and son-in-law, who is visually impaired. Having complete kitchen facility was a must and was excellently furnished for us. We had plenty of room with the two bedrooms and good-sized livingroom for shared space. Would highly recommend staying here when you visit the Gettysburg Area.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Property

  • 5 of 5

My family and I stayed here for a few days during our trip to Gettysburg. We stayed in the upstairs apartment of the house. The photos listed on the web site were accurate. The property is right on the main street in downtown Gettysburg so there is a lot of noise, but around 10 or 11 o'clock it really calms down and seems that most people are out walking instead of driving. The upstairs apartment was very clean and comfortable. My family and I thought the beds and pillows were very comfortable and everyone slept well while we were there. We did get to meet the owners and they were very nice and friendly. Overall, this is a great property as it is within walking distance to MANY things. I would definitely stay here again and would highly recommend it to anyone.

If you are interested in any ghost tours I highly recommend Ghostly Images of Gettysburg. We did the orphanage tour at night and it was awesome. Our tour guide was very informative and shared a ton of history with the group, not only about the orphanage but also about Gettysburg in general. I also recommend checking out the candy store (Sweeeet) that is just up the street. We got the BEST fudge there, and there is also a TON of unique and unusual soda. For an ice-cream, Mr. G's was recommended to us by the owners of the property. The ice-cream was delicious and there was neat little games outside of the shop.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Barpub
Reid's Winery (several doors down)
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
The Farnsworth House (right across the street!)
Nearest Ski
8 Miles
Liberty Resort

Historical tours (walking, bus, car). Ghost tours.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday apartment in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

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2 night minimum stay
A$199
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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee A$66
Pet Fee A$0
Tax Rate 11.0%

July 1 through July 8 is unavailable.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment rental in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • City Centre ...
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed , 1 single bed
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services