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HISTORIC GETTYSBURG ERA APARTMENT

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HISTORIC GETTYSBURG ERA APARTMENT

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4 guests2 bedrooms3 beds1 bath
4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

Imagine staying in a Civil War apartment back in 1865, watching troops pass on their way to Gettysburg? This spacious, six-room, second-floor apartment is in a home built in 1860, with a beautiful view of downtown Thurmont and the Catoctin Mountains and the National and State Parks. Next to the apartment is a one-mile walking path that takes you to Thurmont's shopping areas. Only 20-minutes from Gettysburg, and the Shrine of Elizabeth Ann Seton. (PS There is even indoor plumbing.) Enjoy.

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Kitchen
Wifi
Washer
Essentials
TV

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed, 1 couch

House Rules

No pets
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in time is 1PM - 12AM (midnight) and check out out by 11AM
Self check-in with keypad

Availability

39 Reviews

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Dave User Profile
Dave
October 2018
This was our first Airbnb stay and we enjoyed the experience. Rosemary's place is a very old house in a safe small town. It needs some repair but was clean and comfortable and well stocked for a couple nights stay. One bedroom is quiet and the other faces Main Street, which was a…
Brittany User Profile
Brittany
September 2018
Perfect for a quick getaway. This rental had everything we needed, and the host was extremely friendly and quick in responding. Check-in was super easy. The rental was very clean and was in a good location. Definitely would recommend.
Kathryn User Profile
Kathryn
September 2018
Perfectly easy transaction, charming living space, nice parking lot. I would stay here again!
Amy User Profile
Amy
September 2018
We stayed at Rosemary's place for a weekend of hiking at Catoctin Park/Cunningham Falls - the location could not have been better, just a super short drive away! Everything we needed readily available (pans to cook with, extra soap in the bathroom). Not the world's fanciest Airbn…
Jean Carlos User Profile
Jean Carlos
August 2018
The BnB is perfect for staying a few nights and relaxing while venturing out in the surrounding areas. I had some trouble figuring out the shower but after a while I got it. (Just pull down on the bottom tub faucet until it locks into place)
Rosemary User Profile
Response from Rosemary:
Thank you, Jean Carlos. You and your family were wonderful guests, the kind I love to host. You'd be welcomed back anytime you are in the area.
August 2018
Jeff User Profile
Jeff
August 2018
Rosemary’s place is a wonderful place to stay. A very down to earth place at the foot of the Catoctin Mountains in the heart of history.
Rosemary User Profile
Response from Rosemary:
Hi, Jeff. Thanks for visiting us. The house was built in 1850, and the residents at that time watched out the window as the troops marched in front of the house on their way to Gettysburg. The kitchen and bath were added in 1950 using the back porch. Some of the older residents told me how they sat in the front room listening to FDR's "Fireside Chats." You can feel the spirits of hundreds of past residents. I love this place.
August 2018
Arthurine User Profile
Arthurine
August 2018
Older home with lots of room. There's a catch all room where you can workout.
Rosemary User Profile
Response from Rosemary:
Hi, Arthurine. I would really appreciate why we only received three-stars for accuracy. What did you find that wasn't accurate in our description. I would like to know so it can be improved. Thanks. Rosemary and Ximena.
August 2018

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