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James Gettys Hotel

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Lexington, Kentucky
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 25 September 2014

The James Getty Hotel is located in the center of Gettysburg, near the town square, a perfect location for walking to nearby sites and dinner spots. This small historic inn with only 12 units, which dates from 1804, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. We had a small, compact suite (Sign of the Spread Eagle Suite), with... More 

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Kimberton, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 24 September 2014

The James Gettys House is in the center of everything that is Gettysburg. Located only a minute's walk from Lincoln Square, this small, but wonderful, venue offers "old world charm" and modern conveniences in its 12 suites. Clean and well-appointed accommodations, TV, wireless internet, AC, kitchenette, free parking, continental-type breakfast delivered to your suite the evening prior, friendly and knowledgeable... More 

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Medford, OR
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52 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2014

Comfortable and modernize 3 room suite - Sitting room w/ full kitchen, bath and bedroom. Almost home cooked continental breakfast placed in refrigerator. Coffee is self made with great drip coffee meaning more than enough grounds for full flavored coffee. As noted, full range and place settings for four. On the main street. Only minor downside is the amount of... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2014

My wife and I stayed in the James Getty hotel for one night on a brief visit to Gettysburg. The area is absolutely beautiful and the hotel itself has real character. We arrived quite early so our room wasn’t ready but the staff provided us with recommendations for lunch as well as giving us access to their car park. The... More 

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Norfolk
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7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 16 September 2014

We stayed in the Indian King room which had lots of room and beautiful high ceilings. The fully stocked kitchenette was very convenient. Also, the fresh ground coffee for the coffee maker was very good and better any hotel coffee I've had. We loved the pastry and fruit breakfast basket that was delivered in the evenings, along with orange juice... More 

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Stillwater, Minnesota
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2014

Very clean, very quiet and very roomy - with a very friendly and attentive staff. Walk out the front door for shopping and restaurants all within a few blocks. Battlefield is a short drive down the road. Can't go wrong with this hotel.

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Orlando, Florida
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Reviewed 2 September 2014

Great location, friendly staff, roomy room and extremely clean. Refreshed baked goods and chocolate very nice. Instead of breakfast we enjoyed these at night for dessert. Coffee cake especially was delicious. Can't say the rooms are decadent or unusual but they are very comfortable. Overall stay here, you will not be disappointed.

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NJ
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Reviewed 2 September 2014

My wife and I stayed at the hotel for 3 nights with our two young sons. The Sign of the Buck suite was very nicely laid out. The staff is friendly and accommodating with any needs. At check-in you are provided with a parking pass for the rear lot which is a huge help in busy downtown Gettysburg. If you... More 

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Wheeling, West Virginia
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Reviewed 25 August 2014

My wife and I stayed there Thurs, Fri, & Sat in the Majestic Suite. Huge in most respects. Large sitting area, equally large bedroom with comfortable king bed, and large bathroom with jacuzzi tub and nice shower. Average toiletries but had fresh ground coffe in am with home made pastries and orange juice. Overall a delight. I got up before... More 

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Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2014

Positive - clean room, close to restaurants and cafés. Parking free at rear of hotel. Staff really friendly and helpful. Cookies left at night was a homely touch. Downside - noisy air conditioning resulted in having to move rooms at 12.30am. No one on site after 10pm only a contact telephone no. Muffins, zucchini bread and grapes not really my... More 

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Trisha1996, Assistant Manager at James Gettys Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guests, Thank you so much for your review! It is always satisfying to hear our guests comment on the cleanliness of our property - it is something that requires hard work and commitment, but we would not have it any other way! I'm glad that our staff's friendly and helpful nature also added to the enjoyment of your stay.... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The James Gettys Hotel is an all-suite boutique hotel with the personality of a traditional bed and breakfast. This historic property offers twelve tastefully-appointed modern suites, each with a bedroom, comfortable sitting room, kitchenette and private bath. Whether you stay a day or a week, our commitment to each guest is the same; we offer a relaxing atmosphere and friendly services that will aid you in experiencing all that Gettysburg has to offer. Details like our home baked continental breakfast basket, packets of freshly ground French roast coffee and spa-quality toiletries will help you greet each day with renewed spirits. Come see why so many call the James Gettys Hotel their home away from home! ... more   less 

Additional Information about James Gettys Hotel

Address: 27 Chambersburg Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Gettysburg
Price Range: RM738 - RM885 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — James Gettys Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Keystone room was fourth floor, faced the front street but was not loud at all.”
 of 5 bubbles sconrad1961, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the street are noisier but have better views.”
 of 5 bubbles CelineDion88, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the north side of the hotel avoid street noise.”
 of 5 bubbles 740horserider, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Our Keystone Suite on the 4th floor was amazing!!”
 of 5 bubbles 735kathryns, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“It's an old building, the walls are thin. I would ask for a room in the back and not the front of the hotel if you are a light sleeper.”
 of 5 bubbles GreenMangos, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
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