Bed and Breakfast Carlisle PA

If you are looking for a charming small town then book a room at a bed and breakfast in Carlisle PA. The historic town is lovely to behold with its tree-lined streets.

Bed and Breakfast Carlisle PA

Discover a new level of hospitality and luxury at our Carlisle, PA bed and breakfast. Newly renovated and opened in 2018, our boutique property is ideally located in the heart of downtown Carlisle. Choose from one of four stylish guest rooms featuring private en-suite bathrooms and modern touches including illy coffee makers, bath amenities from Aromatherapy Associates, and luxurious Yves Delorme linens. We offer a variety of bed types and option for adjoining rooms to accommodate different types of travelers. Come experience the gracious hospitality and modern comforts in our beautiful historic inn. Awake to a delectable homemade breakfast served each morning in the breakfast room, and enjoy a complimentary manager’s reception every afternoon. This stately Mediterranean property offers guests inviting common areas including the expansive front porch, breezy 2nd floor balcony, grand parlor, guest pantry, and dining room. Historic downtown Carlisle, Pennsylvania is steps from the property and brimming with unique shops and excellent dining opportunities. The Smith Steiner is the ultimate luxurious respite for visitors to Dickinson College, Penn State’s Dickinson Law, Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet, and the U.S. Army War College.

Welcome to Pheasant Field Bed & Breakfast Inn in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, where you will enjoy casual, country elegance in our historic brick farmhouse, conveniently located an easy drive away from downtown Carlisle, Gettysburg, Hershey, Harrisburg, and Mechanicsburg. Carlisle is famous for collector car shows held at the Carlisle Fairgrounds. Dickinson College, Messiah College, and Penn State’s Law School – Dickinson School of Law – are also located nearby. The US Army War College – home of the Carlisle Indian School, Jim Thorpe’s alma mater – is just 3 miles from our bed and breakfast. You can relax by hiking on The Appalachian Trail or fly fishing in the Yellow Breeches or The LeTort Spring Run. During your visit, you can stable your horse in our historic stone barn. Pastures and run-in sheds are also available. Named “Simply the Best B&B” by readers of Harrisburg Magazine.

A Beautiful, restored 1826 Registered Civil War house just half a mile from I-81 & 3 miles from I-76, in Carlisle, PA. Carlisle House and Carlisle Events is one of NBC Washington's Top Ten Weekend Getaways! Chosen one of USA Today's Top 10 Harrisburg Hotels! Just voted in 2022 the #4 Best Historic Small Town in the Country. Come see for yourself! Gourmet Breakfasts and up to date amenities await you just steps from restaurants and quaint little shops. Dickinson College, Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet and the Army War College are all very accessible from our door.

This Carlisle, PA bed and breakfast offers luxurious rooms and accommodations in Pennsylvania. Book your stay today! Click our link above to Book Direct for your next getaway in Carlisle, Pennsylvania.

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Take a step back in time at Fallen Tree Farm Bed and Breakfast in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. Situated on a historic 20 acre horse farm, Fallen Tree Farm is a classic stone and brick farm house only five minutes away from Interstate 81.

Situated centrally to the area’s most popular attractions, the Red Cardinal Bed & Breakfast offers a relaxing atmosphere while giving its visitors everything exiting that Carlisle, Pennsylvania has to offer. We are located near the centers of Carlisle and Boiling Springs where you can visit Collector Car Shows, the Appalachian Trail, the Yellow Breeches Creek, and the colleges in our vicinity. We are also a short drive from Shippensburg, Hershey, Lancaster, Gettysburg, and Harrisburg where you can enjoy a variety of attractions and activities. Our beautiful home dates back to the early 1880’s. As you approach our charming house, you will be greeted with old-fashioned hospitality. The Red Cardinal Bed & Breakfast sits among the farmlands and mountains in South Middleton Township of Cumberland County. It is a short drive from I-81 and the Pennsylvania Turnpike. From our property you can watch a working farm in action, observe the ever-changing colors of the cornfields, or perhaps see the beautiful hues of a rainbow. We look forward to making your visit special and hope you will visit us again soon!

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Steps away from Dickinson College, Penn State Dickinson Law, the Central PA Youth Ballet (CPYB), and Historic Downtown Carlisle, the Mooreland Garden Inn is the perfect place to stay close when taking a school tour or visiting for an event. The Mooreland Garden Inn is a short drive to the US Army War College, and Carlisle Events Car Shows, too. The bed and breakfast is in a 100 year old Georgian Revival Manor Home that has been elegantly restored and updated to accommodate our guests. Innkeepers, Dawn Flower-Webb and Bruce Webb, look forward to welcoming you. Each guest room has a private bath with a rainwater shower, soft Turkish Towels, and our signature line of organic soaps and lotions. Our rooms feature bed linens by Comphy sheets, free WIFI, a smart tv with cable, and areas for you to relax, read, or work. All guests are welcome to the “Tea and Coffee Bar” with 24 hour access to cold soft drinks, bottled water, snacks (packaged and MGI made), tea and coffee. A hot breakfast is prepared each morning and is available from 7-9 AM. Guests are welcome to eat in the dining room, at the kitchen bar, or on the "purple porch". We invite you to enjoy the garden and the variety of birds who frequent our feeders.

Welcome to our “Williamsburg styled” home set on 14 quiet acres. Enjoy bird-watching, hikes in our woods, and just experiencing gentle hospitality while being close to the Carlisle Car Shows, the history of Gettysburg, the sweetness of Hershey, and the beauty of the capitol building in Harrisburg, PA. College visits to Dickinson College in Carlisle and Messiah College in Grantham are a short drive away. If you are working in the area - US Army War College, Navy Support Activity Mechanicsburg, Deloitte, or in the capital city - this can be a comfortable extended-stay "home". Some rooms have a full wet bar complete with microwave, refrigerator, and eating utensils. All rooms have king size beds with cool-gel memory foam mattress and luxurious linens. The bathrooms all have towel warmers and whirlpool tubs. A full country breakfast is included with you stay.

Hershey and Gettysburg are 20 minutes away. The perfect place to stay for your vacation or romantic weekend getaway.

Minutes from Harrisburg, PA and nestled on the shores of the Susquehanna River, with a splendid view of the Susquehanna Valley and the famous Rockville Bridge, the Bridgeview Bed & Breakfast offers home-style accommodations for laid-back people.

This Shippensburg, PA bed and breakfast offers luxurious rooms and accommodations in Pennsylvania. Enjoy a good breakfast, and gas barbecue, and free parking. Our bnb in Shippensburg provides unparalleled tranquility on this 14 acre secluded farm and stunning farmland views without sacrificing quality or service. Book your stay today! Click our link above to Book Direct for your next farm escape in Shippensburg, PA.

This Shippensburg, PA bed and breakfast offers luxurious rooms and accommodations in Pennsylvania. Book your stay today! Click our link above to Book Direct for your next getaway in Shippensburg, PA.

This East Berlin bed and breakfast offers luxurious rooms and accommodations in Pennsylvania. Our BnB in East Berlin provides seven bedrooms and two suites, all with private bath and air conditioning. Several rooms feature a private balcony. The new owners of the Inn, Richard and Carol Carlson, are currently redecorating each guestroom in a country Victorian style with antique furnishings, lace curtains, lots of bed pillows and fluffy comforters, and Victorian accessories. Guests feel right at home among Carol's personal collection of porcelain dolls and teddy bears. Book your stay today! Click our link above to Book Direct for your next great escape in East Berlin, Pennsylvania.

Historic woolen mill property is a country gem hidden in center of Harrrisburg-Hershey area with 1 1/2 acre yard and lovely creek. We have two decks and two porches with a BBQ pit and picnic table in the back yard. Small events up to 80 people can be scheduled . We completely renovated the house in 2017 with all new fixtures and appliances in the kitchen and baths. The beauty and antiquity of the 1870 home has been preserved. Chef Duane will accommodate you with custom home cooked meals for an additional charge. There are over 30 fun things to do and visit within 8 miles of our Inn.

This Gettysburg, PA bed and breakfast offers luxurious rooms and accommodations in Pennsylvania. We can accommodate 16 to 18 overnight guests including the Bride and Groom. Room rental is required for the weekend. Check-in begins on Friday and ends Sunday morning.Breakfast is included both mornings for your overnight guests.All Bed and Breakfast amenities are included as stated on our website. (snacks, billiards, pool, grounds). Book your stay today! Click our link above to Book Direct for your next escape in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.

Experience Gettysburg's only B&B located directly on the National Battlefield! The very best of history & hospitality await you at Gettysburg's premiere B&B Inn.

Enjoy romance & comfort in this 1815 country inn, located in Gettysburg, PA. Used as the first Confederate hospital during the Battle of Gettysburg". The Inn at Herr Ridge is where history meets hospitality - Gettysburg PA's finest Bed and Breakfast!"

This Gettysburg, PA bed and breakfast offers luxurious rooms and accommodations in Pennsylvania. Enjoy a full breakfast, colorful, air-conditioned rooms with TVs with cable, private bathrooms, and garden views. Our bnb in Gettysburg provides tropical-themed suit separate living area and WIFI access without sacrificing quality or service. Book your stay today! Click our link above to Book Direct for your next great escape in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.

Built in 1786, the Brafferton Inn is the cornerstone of Gettysburg's historic district, and the town's oldest continual residence. Our bed & breakfast marries history and luxury in 18 guest accommodations, including a separate 3-bedroom guest house in the heart of downtown. While you are staying here, don't forget to take in history and culture at nearby attractions including the Gettysburg Battlefields, museums, and ghost tours. Come for the history, stay for the fun!

This Gettysburg, PA bed and breakfast offers luxurious rooms and accommodations in Pennsylvania. Enjoy an American and vegetarian breakfast, and with free WiFi, air conditioning, a shared lounge and a garden. Our bnb in Gettysburg provides perfect location you will be within walking distance of many local shops and restaurants. Book your stay today! Click our link above to Book Direct for your next memorable escape in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

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You just feel like leisurely strolling its roadways while soaking up  the restored architecture. In fact, when you take a walk in Carlisle you will actually be following in George Washington's footsteps who also once walked the small town.

There are many landmarks in Carlisle if you adore history. The U.S. Army Heritage & Education Center is a must-see museum You might also want to take one of the town’s  Civil War augmented walking tours. You can use your smartphone or tablet  to direct you so you can truly discover the area’s history.

    Natural Features

  • Carlisle is situated in the Cumberland Valley which is a section of what is referred to as the Great Appalachian  Valley. It is by the south Conodoguinet Creek which is a small tributary  of the Susquehanna River.  The nearby Letort Spring Run which is a  contributory of the Conodoguinet Creek flows through the eastern portion  of the river.

  • Activities

  • There is an abundance of things to do in or near Carlisle. The town sits by the famous Appalachian Trail where outdoor lovers can hike, picnic, and bike. Explore the Cumberland Valley in the autumn when the trees’ foliage changes and the tourists flock to Central Pennsylvania.

    Every year, there are a variety of car shows held in Carlisle. The Corvettes of Carlisle is one of the most popular car shows in the area. The streets come alive with the old cars as they form a parade.

    Carlisle is home to Dickinson College. It is also the location of the Dickinson School of Law.  

  • Weather

  • Carlisle is warm and humid during the summer months with the temperature  hovering around 85 degrees F. It will rarely top 93 F.  During the  winter months it does get cold and there is considerable snowfall. The  temperature rarely drops below 10 degrees though. Most people visit the  area during the summer months from June to late September to enjoy the  lovely weather.

  • Things to do

  • Outdoor lovers won’t want to miss hiking or biking along a portion of the lovely Appalachian Trail in the heart of the Cumberland Valley. Be sure to pack a picnic lunch and a pair of binoculars to look for local wildlife and birds that call Central Pennsylvania home.

    Many parents or would-be students want to visit Carlisle to tour the Dickinson College or the Dickinson School of Law. You might want to book a bed and breakfast in Carlisle that sits close to the establishments.

    History buffs will want to plan an afternoon at the impressive museum housed at the Cumberland County Historical Society. Also, check out the Historic Carlisle Inc’s Wayside Markers Project where you can learn the area’s local history.

  • Food and Drink

  • Artisan food choices are alive in Carlisle. Why not try Belgian food at the Cafe Burges where you can dine on freshwater mussels, burgers, and waffles. Best of  all, they offer more than 100 craft beers that will beckon you to  return over and over again until you have sampled every beverage. Choose  between indoor or outdoor dining at the Brick which is a rustic establishment with homestyle meals.  At the Whiskey Rebellion, you can try 50 different whiskeys while dining on wood-fired filet mignon.

  • History

  • Scots and Irish immigrants founded Carlisle in 1751. It was the county seat of Cumberland County (now known as Cumbria). The town was dubbed Carlisle after a town in England. In fact, they wanted the town to resemble its  English twin so much that they constructed the prison to resemble the  Citadel in England.

    During the American Revolutionary War, Carlisle was a major hub for food and weapons. The Carlisle Barracks has the distinction of being the second oldest Army Post and served as the main supply headquarters during the war.

    James Wilson who was one of the attorneys to sign the Declaration of Independence lived in Carlisle.  The famous Molly Pitcher who took pitchers of water to the Army and  manned the cannon at the Battle of Monmouth also lived in the town.

    In  2004, the town was declared a Preserve America Community by the White  House. It is a place where people can experience and learn about  America’s history.

Bed and Breakfast Carlisle PA FAQ

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  • Why Stay at a Bed & Breakfast in Carlisle PA?

    When picking a romantic getaway or a vacation rental you’ll want to check out their amenities to make sure they have everything you need before check-in.  Also, try to pick one close to what interests you. If you are going to tour the Dickinson College or the Dickinson School of Law then try to find lodging within walking distance. You can also pick a rustic lodge by the Appalachian Trail.

  • How can I get around Carlisle PA?

    You can walk the historic downtown with ease, especially if you pick  lodging that is close to the hub of the town. If you want to explore the  countryside then you’ll need to rent or bring your auto. At many  establishments, you can rent a bike to explore the countryside. Sadly,  there is no real public transportation in Carlisle so walking, biking, or auto are your only real choices.

  • What type of amenities can I expect when booking a Bed and Breakfast Carlisle PA?

    When picking amenities at vacation rentals or a bed and breakfast in Carlisle Pa, you’ll want to consider sanitizer due to COVID-19 (coronavirus). You will also want to ask about the guest rooms. Do they have air conditioning?  What about free wifi? Will the innkeeper be serving a full breakfast? Is there a dining room?  Also, do the rooms have a full private bath? You can ask all of these  questions prior to making a reservation. Be sure to ask about cancellation policies and if they take credit cards.

  • What Are the Different Types of B&Bs in Carlisle PA?

    The Pheasant Field Bed and Breakfast boasts a casual atmosphere in a lovely 1802 brick farmhouse. Situated on 10 acres, the bed and breakfast are located in the Cumberland Valley.  You can sit on the large front porch in the evening and listen to the  lovely sound of the crickets. Also, you can fish in the onsite pond or  walk through the flower gardens and other common areas. The Appalachian Trail is located only half a mile from the establishment.

    The Carlisle House Bed & Breakfast is a Civil War house that is located only steps from Dickinson College. It features private off-street parking and features a variety of amenities. The establishment is a romantic bed and breakfast in Carlisle PA where you can escape from the hustle and bustle of the modern world.

    Stay at the Fallen Tree Farm Bed and Breakfast if  you want to soak up the history. It is located on a vast 20-acre horse  ranch and sits only 10 minutes shor drive from town. The country-feel  but easy accessibility to the town are all perks. It is a pet-friendly bed and breakfast in Carlisle, PA that will make you feel right at home with your furry friend.