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The Lightner Farmhouse

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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a two-night stay at this beautiful historic property. Wonderful hospitality. It is less than two and a half miles from the Gettysburg Battlefield Visitor Center and yet it is set on a 26 acre property with walking trails.

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Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful house. Sweet people. Delicious food. We stayed four nights in the Walnut Cottage and had a very comfortable stay. You don't want to miss this experience. You feel tucked away from the hustle and bustle but are still close enough to all the action...More

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Response from gettysburggal35, Owner at The Lightner FarmhouseResponded 5 November 2017

This is why we love our location—quick ride to town but lots of room to roam on our 26 acres. Thanks!

Reviewed 10 October 2017

We spent an evening in the Walnut Cottage to celebrate our anniversary. We wanted a quiet, comfortable location with privacy and the Walnut Cottage fit the bill perfectly. Upon arriving, we were greeted warmly with a bit of the history of the beautiful home and...More

Thank NamestheSame
Response from gettysburggal35, Owner at The Lightner FarmhouseResponded 12 October 2017

We are prejudiced and think pugs are the perfect dog. So glad you agree! Please come see us again. We enjoyed chatting with you.

Reviewed 10 October 2017

The Hoover family could not be more pleasant, accommodating, warm, knowledgeable, and welcoming than they are. This is our second trip - our children loved it as much as us. My preteen walked the meadow and trails, my teen enjoyed the deck so much he...More

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Response from gettysburggal35, Owner at The Lightner FarmhouseResponded 12 October 2017

After you left, Jason said he will definitely do a cooking lesson because extra hands make breakfast prep so much easier. Hope to see you next October for the Apple Harvest Festival weekend.

Reviewed 18 September 2017

We stayed at the lightner farmhouse from 9/5 to 9/9 for our Gettysburg vacation. When we arrived we were greeted by the owners Eileen and Dennis. We were given a tour of the house and given brochures for our trip. Eileen told us about places...More

Thank steven b
Response from gettysburggal35, Owner at The Lightner FarmhouseResponded 19 September 2017

Thank you Steven. We enjoyed hosting you for four nights and hope to see you again.

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Response from gettysburggal35 | Property representative |
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29 January 2016|
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Response from debjed | Reviewed this property |
The Inn is a straight shot, maybe 10-12 miles from everything! Very Convenient!!!
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27 October 2015|
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Response from gettysburggal35 | Property representative |
Yes, we have the Cedar Room on the first floor. It is accessible either from the side porch with a few steps onto the porch or it can be accessed from the patio going into the sunroom and through the kitchen to get to the... More
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"We were in the Cedar Room and it has an outside entrance which was convenient."
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"All rooms are beautiful with private baths, one option is an attached cottage."
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"Loved the cedar room!"
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"The third floor, the Pine Suite, is perfect for friends traveling who don't want to share a bed."
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