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Thomas Shepherd Inn

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Certificate of Excellence
The Thomas Shepherd Inn offers guests the experience of gracious hospitality in an historic setting. Unique shops and restaurants are within walking distance. Antietam Battlefield and Harper's Ferry are short drives away. Bike or hike on the C&O Canal Path 1/2 mile away. We offer six spacious, air-conditioned guest rooms with private baths. Our living room with fireplace, guest lounge with TV and porch overlooking our garden are available for your enjoyment. Full breakfast included.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
Room features
Air conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Historic Hotel
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Special Price:Stay 2 and 3 is Free


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75Somewhat walkable
Grade: 75 out of 100
21Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
9Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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We were married in the garden at this B&B 15 years ago. It is now under new ownership, but the quality is still there. Breakfasts were huge and delicious. Our room had a comfy king bed and a fireplace. The owners were gracious and very helpful. They made our dinner
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Response from Lauren D, Owner at Thomas Shepherd Inn
Responded 4 weeks ago
It was an honor to be able to help make your celebration special. We are so glad you had a great time and would love to serve you in the future.
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Lauren and Dave Duh gave me a warm welcome when I entered this B&B, situated in the midst of historic Shepherdstown, WV. My room was very comfortable, with a wonderful bed, small sofa and private bath. Within 3 blocks, there was a record store, bookstore, several excellent
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Response from Lauren D, Owner at Thomas Shepherd Inn
Responded 4 weeks ago
We're so glad you enjoyed your time with us. Thanks for the kind words. We hope to see you in the future.
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Stayed three nights. Wonderful to be there before the holidays. The room was fantastic. The living room was spacious and filled with classic holiday decor. Everything is comfortable and inviting. I was able to do exactly what I went there to do: unwind, regroup and focus on
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Response from Lauren D, Owner at Thomas Shepherd Inn
Responded 5 Jan 2019
We're so glad you enjoyed your stay and that you were able to relax and recharge. We'd love to have you back!
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My wife and I were going to a Wine Dinner in Shepardstown, so we chose this B&B so we could walk. From the point where we opened the door, we were in a home rather than a B&B with a doting aunt and uncle seeing to our every need. The room was well appointed with a small, but
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Response from Lauren D, Owner at Thomas Shepherd Inn
Responded 11 Nov 2018
Thank you so much for your kind words.. I've been called "motherly" in the past so we'll bed glad to be the doting aunt and uncle. We look forward to seeing you again. Thanks again.
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Oh where to begin? Such a magnificent building - a great family history - just a first rate restoration. There's parrots too! We were touring through on the C&O Canal Trail and stayed here one night. The proprietors were very friendly and accommodating, and gave us a thumping
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Response from Lauren D, Owner at Thomas Shepherd Inn
Responded 11 Nov 2018
We're glad you enjoyed your stay. Our outdoor racks get covered with tarps every night when cyclists are here. Sometimes folks will lock their bikes on the covered patio or we will gladly put them in the cellar overnight. Keep cycling and we hope to see you again.
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The yard is fenced but not locked. The bike racks are secured to the ground and can be covered with a tarp to protect them from the weather.
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"Rooms to the back of the house are probably a little quieter."
"My room was on the 2nd floor and looked out on a quiet street."
"Rooms in the back of the house likely have less road noise."
"From what I saw, it would be hard to find a bad room."
"Room 3 has a separate private bathroom. All other rooms are en suite."
US$ 157 - US$ 226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United StatesWest VirginiaShepherdstown
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