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The 1828 Trail Inn

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10 W Main St, Hancock, MD 21750-1415 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
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All reviewswasher and dryerbike tripcanal trailwestern marylandhomemade muffinsbike shopgracious hostsbike storagecovered in mudlovely homesecure storagenext morningnice bathroomcanal view roomspent one nightbreakfast was excellentgreat room
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Reviewed 5 July 2018

We wanted to stay overnight in Hancock in between 2 days of biking the C&O Canal...The 1828 Trail Inn was ideal. Charming property with beautiful original woodwork on the main street of Hancock; hosts Bill and Darlene were delightful and made us feel very much...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

My wife and I, together with her sister and spouse, are biking the C&O Canal, and booked a night in the 1828 Trail Inn. After a hot and muddy 25 mile ride, what a welcome we received at the Inn. Darlene was extremely accommodating and...More

Thank Eric J
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Bill and Darlene are very experienced innkeepers and their expertise shows in the many nice details we encountered throughout our stay. As cyclists traveling across the C&O Towpath we really appreciated the comfortable and spacious rooms, ample drinking water, secured bike storage with cleaning supplies...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2017

We stayed in some great Inns between Pittsburgh and DC but the 1828 Trail Inn stands out as one of the best. Bill and Darlene are incredible - welcomed 4 super muddy bikers into their lovely home (how wise of them to have a hose...More

1  Thank MichiganTess
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

We stayed overnight in three places between Williamsport and Cumberland, and this was hands down the best. The breakfast was gourmet, featuring fresh-baked cranberry muffins and a spinach souffle, all served while we sat at the table and chatted. The furniture, bedding, and linens were...More

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The 1828 Trail Inn overlooks the historic Western Maryland Rail Trail and the Potomac River. Named for the date of the beginning of the race between railroad and canal builders to open up commerce between ...More Maryland and the Ohio River Valley, our Craftsman style home offers a comfortable base for biking, antiquing, sightseeing, or just relaxing. Restaurants and shops are within walking distance, and we provide special services for bikers. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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US$ 89 - US$ 159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United States > Maryland > Hancock
Traveller (17)
Room & Suite (14)
Dining (1)
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Lizzie H
18 January 2016|
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Response from ConsultantNomad | Reviewed this property |
Hi Lizzie Same from me as from Golfdick! But I can recommend the 1828. Not a lot in Hancock but good to visit and good grill near the inn. There is an interesting hunting shop on Main St - killing animals not my idea of fun... More
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"If traveling in the summer, I would not be concerned about views of the canal, as when the trees are leafed..."
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"All are wonderful"
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"Stayed in the rooms on the street next door to the main house. Perfect for us."
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"The adjacent building was not in range of the wifi."
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