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Carlisle House Bed & Breakfast

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Coto de Caza, California
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I stayed here in August while she danced at CPYB. I am so glad we chose to stay here rather than a hotel! Tim and Carolyn make you feel like right at home as soon as they open the door! We stayed in a room in the front of the home which can be a little noisy...

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Thank you so much Jennifer B! It is great to hear from you. What a wonderful time we had with you and your daughter. We are so glad you enjoyed the Rose Room while she was here learning at CPYB. Her enthusiasm and smile was contagious. We would love to see you again on your next visit. Take care.

Reviewed 9 November 2016

My husband and I spent a Saturday night at the Carlisle House B&B as a stop en route to our destination south of Carlisle. Tim and Carolyn were so inviting and easy to talk with; they offered great suggestions for dinner and beer tasting options. Very reasonably priced for the great accommodations and private parking; easy to get into and...

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Thank you, Marie and Todd M, for your informative review! Getting to know our guests so that we may better make recommendations for their visit is one of the many highlights of our "job". We greatly cherished the conversations had with you during your stay. Till we see you again, take care.

Shaker Heights, Ohio
Reviewed 8 November 2016

My daughter and I stayed in Molly's Garden room on the 3rd floor. The house is gorgeous, the room was wonderfully comfortable, and breakfast was perfect! The location is great for walking to nearby restaurants or Dickinson College. I have already recommended this B&B to friends, and hope to go back again!

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Thank you so much for your kind review. We really enjoyed having you as our guest and are glad you found your stay comfortable and filling. We look forward to your next visit!

New York, NY
Reviewed 6 November 2016

While on a road trip, we thought we'd perhaps spend the night in Carlisle as on the route home to NYC and a good half way stop so we called earlier in the day to just check out if they were open and had room. We had to call 3 numbers before someone picked up. When we arrived (still without...

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Carolyn C, Owner at Carlisle House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear NPWNewYork, We are very sorry that you had a less than wonderful experience at our bed and breakfast. It does take us a minute to get to the front door since the Inn is large and this being our home, also, UPS had tried to deliver a package about an hour earlier, while we were at an appt., and...

Kempton, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We had a fantastic stay at the Carlisle House. The host were friendly and inviting. Our rooms were supplied with everything we needed. The breakfast was amazing. Especially the quiche. Quite inviting.

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It was great to have you and your group of friends come through our area as hikers on the Appalachian Trail. We always love to hear about the experiences that each group has while on the trail. We can't wait to see you guys again. Keep hiking!

Wilmington, North Carolina
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Caroline and Tim are first rate inn keepers, providing lovely rooms and sumptuous breakfasts. They are delightful people! Carlisle is a fun, active town with many attractions, chief among them Dickinson College. Having visited Gettysburg numerous times, my next battlefield junket will find me headquartered at the Carlisle House. An enjoyable, memorable visit awaits you.

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South Park Township, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Our one-night stay at the Carlisle House B&B met or exceeded every expectation. For us, we wanted a nice location to explore historic Carlisle on-foot, catch a nice dinner, and enjoy staying in a historic property. The owners Tim and Carolyn were very welcoming and the quiche was probably the best I've ever had. We stayed in the Molly's Garden...

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Carolyn C, Owner at Carlisle House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. We are glad you enjoyed the quiche! I always tell our guests that every quiche that Tim makes is better than the last. Molly's Garden Room is a popular room; we just had a writer stay there and also commented on how quiet it was. We look forward to your next visit...

East Brunswick, New Jersey
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I was pleasantly (and instantaneously) surprised by the graceful Southern hospitality I encountered during an impromptu business overnight stay in Carlisle, PA. As a last minute necessity (after my reservations fell through at a different local B&B), Tim and Carolyn Carlisle welcomed me into their Carlisle Home - as if we knew one another for a lifetime. I will definitely...

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Carolyn C, Owner at Carlisle House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your time here. It was truly a pleasure to meet and spend the evening with you and we look forward to your future visits with anyone you decide to bring. Thank you.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

We visited over Memorial Day weekend and had a lovely stay. The rooms are spotless very nicely decorated and the owners are very friendly breakfast was excellent. the location is excellent also there are numerous restaurants within walking distance.

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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 26 April 2016

We spent a night at the Carlisle House B&B while visiting our daughter at Dickinson College. The inn is conveniently located in the central part of town. The hosts were friendly and made helpful dinner recommendations. The accommodations were comfortable and the breakfast delicious. We were even offered a gluten-free breakfast option! We can heartily recommend the Carlisle House for...

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A unique Select Registry Bed and Breakfast experience in a historic 1826 Carlisle home just a half-mile from I-81 and three miles from I-76, the PA Turnpike. Located in the Downtown Carlisle Historic District, voted "Best of Carlisle" 2004 through 2013,4 blocks from Dickinson College, 1 mile from Fairgrounds and Carlisle Barracks, a stroll to fabulous restaurants, stores, Historical Society & Museum, Theater. Gettysburg 40 mins, Harrisburg 35 mins, Hershey 45 mins, Washington DC 2 hours, Baltimore 2 hours, New York 3.5 Hours, Philadelphia 2.5 Hours, Pittsburgh 3.5 Hours. Bring your Electric Vehicle and enjoy a FREE Charge from our Level 2 Charger until December 31, 2014. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Carlisle House Bed & Breakfast

Address: 148 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013-3420
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Carlisle
Price Range: $243 - $309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Carlisle House Bed & Breakfast 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“There was some traffic noise in the room we stayed in but it did not keep us up.”
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