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The Lightner Farmhouse

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place inside and out. Nice owners that seem very experienced and competent. Only slightly haunted, not enough for concern or any loss of sleep. That said, we slept solidly and soundly. We would return.

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Great location to stay and visit attractions in Gettysburg. Eileen, Dennis and Jason are terrific host who make you feel at home as soon as you arrive. Rooms are spacious and comfortable and clean. Breakfast is served daily from 8 am to 9am and it...More

Thank Laurabob52
Response from gettysburggal35, Owner at The Lightner FarmhouseResponded 5 November 2017

Thanks for the kind words. We hope to see you again.

Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a two-night stay at this beautiful historic property. Wonderful hospitality. It is less than two and a half miles from the Gettysburg Battlefield Visitor Center and yet it is set on a 26 acre property with walking trails.

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Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful house. Sweet people. Delicious food. We stayed four nights in the Walnut Cottage and had a very comfortable stay. You don't want to miss this experience. You feel tucked away from the hustle and bustle but are still close enough to all the action...More

Thank SarahBeth0813
Response from gettysburggal35, Owner at The Lightner FarmhouseResponded 5 November 2017

This is why we love our location—quick ride to town but lots of room to roam on our 26 acres. Thanks!

Reviewed 10 October 2017

We spent an evening in the Walnut Cottage to celebrate our anniversary. We wanted a quiet, comfortable location with privacy and the Walnut Cottage fit the bill perfectly. Upon arriving, we were greeted warmly with a bit of the history of the beautiful home and...More

Thank NamestheSame
Response from gettysburggal35, Owner at The Lightner FarmhouseResponded 12 October 2017

We are prejudiced and think pugs are the perfect dog. So glad you agree! Please come see us again. We enjoyed chatting with you.

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
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US$132 - US$164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$132 - US$164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Wolfiewife
31 December 2016|
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Response from gettysburggal35 | Property representative |
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palosverdesgirl
28 January 2016|
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Response from debjed | Reviewed this property |
The Inn is a straight shot, maybe 10-12 miles from everything! Very Convenient!!!
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WiryGal
26 October 2015|
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Response from gettysburggal35 | Property representative |
Yes, we have the Cedar Room on the first floor. It is accessible either from the side porch with a few steps onto the porch or it can be accessed from the patio going into the sunroom and through the kitchen to get to the... More
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"Loved the cedar room!"
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"The third floor, the Pine Suite, is perfect for friends traveling who don't want to share a bed."
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"The Pine Tree Suite! A bed and a daybed with pull out trundle bed in the living room. Would be great for a..."
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"Check out the different rooms, decide and book early."
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