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Shining Dawn Bed and Breakfast Retreat Center

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Overview
224 Broadway, Hanover, PA 17331-2501 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Pool
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 11 November 2014

During my several stays at Shining Dawn I have thoroughly enjoyed this unique and historic home, as well as the innkeepers’ kind attention to providing a comfortable and joyous experience for me. With each visit I notice new beautiful details about the home (Bruce’s meticulously...More

Date of stay: September 2014
Thank Marie S
Response from BASA78, Owner at Shining Dawn Bed and Breakfast Retreat CenterResponded 24 November 2014

Dear Marie S, Thank you for taking the time to write a review here. It's always our pleasure to host you. We're happy to know that you feel right at home and comfortable during your stays with us. Your participation in, and contributions to our...More

Reviewed 29 October 2014

My wife and I had a wonderful stay at Shining Dawn B&B in Hanover. Very charming old house (1902) with wonderful antiques and grandfather clocks throughout (10 I think). We had ordered the "romance" package and we were greeted with a dozen roses that my...More

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Date of stay: October 2014
Thank Larry G
Response from BASA78, Owner at Shining Dawn Bed and Breakfast Retreat CenterResponded 31 October 2014

Dear Larry G, Thank you for taking the time to review Shining Dawn on TripAdvisor. We're very pleased to know that you and the Mrs. enjoyed your 25th Wedding Anniversary Trip. We enjoyed meeting you and judging from all of the laughter at your table...More

Reviewed 17 October 2014

My wife and I had a wonderful experience with Bruce and Helen at their Bed and Breakfast. Such a beautiful old house, immaculately clean, many antiques, and clocks! I love clocks! The reason we visited Bruce and Helen was to pick up a Grandfather clock...More

Date of stay: October 2014
Thank Charles B
Response from BASA78, Owner at Shining Dawn Bed and Breakfast Retreat CenterResponded 28 October 2014

Dear Charles and Loraine, Thank you for taking the time to share your experiences and some of your observations with other potential guests. We're always very pleased to know that our guests have enjoyed their stay here at Shining Dawn. We fully appreciate how valuable...More

Reviewed 13 October 2014

Old houses that are made into inns or bed-and-breakfast accommodations have certain limitations: fewer outlets, odd room layouts, the occasional squeaky floorboard, vintage furniture that may not be the most comfortable. Their charm and unique characteristics make up for less modern amenities. Shining Dawn Bed-and-Breakfast...More

Date of stay: October 2014
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Response from BASA78, Owner at Shining Dawn Bed and Breakfast Retreat CenterResponded 15 October 2014

Dear KCoff, Thank you for taking the time to share your views. As we told you, as we tell ALL of our guests, if you need something to make your stay more enjoyable, please ask for it. We are not mind-readers. We'd much rather know...More

Reviewed 18 September 2014

A lovely B&B, best of several we've stayed at in the area. The hosts Helen and Bruce were particularly gracious and attentive. The home is in excellent shape with lovely wood inlays, stained glass window and an intriguing collection of timepieces arrayed throughout. My wife...More

Date of stay: September 2014
Thank UmbraSecundus
Response from BASA78, Owner at Shining Dawn Bed and Breakfast Retreat CenterResponded 15 October 2014

Dear JS, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay with us. You two were the Perfect Guests. It was truly our pleasure to meet and host you and we look forward to seeing you again. Best, Bruce &...More

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Description
Enjoy an unforgettable stay in our magnificent 1902 Queen Anne brownstone. Stained glass windows, in-laid oak floors, beamed ceilings, carved mantles, and a bright, airy ambiance. Take Civil War Battle of More Hanover Walking Tour from our front door. Minutes to Gettysburg or York. Five elegant guest rooms with private baths. Delicious full breakfast. Whether you are looking for the perfect romantic getaway, business accommodations, or a rejuvenating retreat, you will find it at Shining Dawn. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$ 115 - US$ 145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Pennsylvania > Hanover
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$ 115 - US$ 145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Pennsylvania > Hanover
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Traveller (80)
Room & Suite (28)
Dining (22)
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Family and Play Areas (2)
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Room Tips
"I stayed in the Phoenix room. It is small but fine for our needs."
393helenq
19 Mar 2018
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"The rising sun room is very spacious, with a king sized sled bed, and great natural lighting."
babalubj
4 Jun 2016
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"Room 3 has access to semi-private porch."
ontheroad19
1 Sep 2015
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"Rising Sun Room is HUGE and LOVELY"
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31 Jul 2015
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