The opulent charm offered at The Smith Steiner in Carlisle, Pennsylvania is an experience you just don’t want to miss. It is nestled right in the heart of downtown with dozens of charming restaurants, boutiques, cafes, and shops just a short walk away from the inn. The inn was newly renovated and opened in 2018 and offers guests an abundance of modern amenities and luxurious ambiance.

The ideal location and history of Carlisle, Pennsylvania 

Situated just a two hour drive from Baltimore, Washington, D.C., and Philadelphia, the inn is easily accessible via routes 81 and 83. It is just a quick 25 minute drive west of Harrisburg. 

The central location of The Smith Steiner grants you direct access to the heart of Carlisle’s historic downtown district. Founded in 1751 by Scottish-Irish immigrants, the town has managed to preserve many of its historical relics and architecture. The peaceful, quiet streets of the downtown district are dotted with historic buildings and shopfronts, just oozing that authentic small town charm that we all crave.

There’s no shortage of fun to be had in downtown Carlisle

The Smith Steiner is located right in the heart of the downtown district, just a few minutes from a plethora of delicious restaurants, bookstores, cafes, boutique shops, and more. 

If you enjoy a refreshing, locally made alcoholic beverage from time to time, this is your chance to sample some truly unique drinks, so bottoms up! Carlisle prides itself on its local craft alcohol scene and staying at The Smith Steiner is the perfect opportunity to try what the town has on offer. In the downtown district there are four craft breweries, a wine bar, a distillery, and a cidery

The art scene in Carlisle is a top attraction that is quickly evolving. You can browse several galleries downtown within walking distance from the inn. A local project called “Art While You Wait” has funded local artists to paint beautiful works  in various locations downtown. 

Enjoy Carlisle in Style at The Smith Steiner

The Smith Steiner has perfected comfort and style, combining luxurious aesthetics with historical charm. The bright and cozy atmosphere of the guestrooms and common areas will make you feel right at home. 

The four spacious, luminous guest rooms are sparkling clean and elegantly designed. Plush bedding, bright decor, large ensuite bathrooms, soft linens, and thoughtful design details are offered in every guest room. You can enjoy making your morning coffee right in the convenience of your own guest room with the illy brand coffee makers and bathe in style with the Aromatherapy Associates bath amenities. Some rooms feature king beds and fireplaces. A few of the rooms have the option of connecting to adjacent rooms, an option offered to larger groups or families.

Start Your Day With A Delicious Homemade Breakfast

After waking up refreshed and well-rested in the comfort of your guest room, you will get to enjoy a delicious, complimentary, homemade breakfast in the breakfast room. Starting at 7:00am each morning, you can enjoy fresh juice, pastries, and the breakfast entree-of-the-day. Some of the daily entrees include breakfast pizza, eggs benedict casserole, baked french toast, frittatas and more. Gluten-free, paleo, vegan, and vegetarian options are available. 

A Great Place to Host Your Special Events 

The inn is a wonderful option not only for overnight guests, but also has space for small business meetings, retreats, small events, luncheons, and small outdoor weddings (seasonal and weather permitting.) Catering is available and the dining area can accommodate up to ten people.

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