Have you ever watched a horror film and wondered whether or not if as the main character, you would live to tell the tale? Enjoy bone-chilling, paranormal experiences and seeking out the history and truth behind haunted places? This article is just for you! If you are holidaying near Gettysburg, explore our spookiest hotels guaranteed to make an impression on you for a lifetime… well, if you survive it of course! Besides all of the usual touristy spots, dining options, and activities available, here are some of the best haunted hotels in Gettysburg we assure will be an experience you will never forget.
Book your Gettysburg stay with Gettysburg Hotel for an experience of a lifetime. Located in the heart of Lincoln Square, this hotel features many functional amenities–from swimming pools and indoor gyms to a whole variety of dining options in the vicinity. The hotel room itself is spacious and comes complete with large comfortable beds, a work space, a charming fireplace, and a clean bathroom. Look out for Rachel, one of the most popular resident ghosts of the Gettysburg Hotel. Believed to be a Civil War nurse, Rachel can be seen wandering the hotel, opening drawers and removing clothes in your room! If you are lucky, you may even spot some of the ghost wounded soldiers wandering around the rooms at night. Hurry up and book your stay today, and share your chilling encounters with us!
This is a beautiful inn decorated with a rustic touch, complete with all functional amenities including a spacious writing area, large comfortable beds, clean showers, and plenty of greenery surrounding the apartment for you to get away from the bustle of city life. This inn used to be the union hospital during the civil war, and due to its long history, is believed to be haunted with sightings of soldiers, nurses, and children roaming around the corridors at night. Cassette tapes are reported to be playing even though it had been returned back to it’s drawer hours before. Don’t let these experiences put you off! Host Judy has been commended by most (if not all) guests for going to extra mile to make your stay one that is refreshing and relaxed, with her being available for any questions or need you may have. Book your stay today and let us know if you spot or experience any strange encounters! They would definitely make for good stories to share with your family after your vacation.
Located along Baltimore Street, Fansworth House Inn definitely deserves a spot on our list. With its intricate and beautiful design of its dining areas, rooms, and showers, there are also tour packages available which will take you around the inn, sharing the history of the apartment with you and previous spooky encounters experienced by past guests. If you are in for a supernatural experience, you will definitely want to consider this inn. Previous guests have reported sightings of doors swinging violently, and later learnt that a little boy who used to enjoy playing with guests had passed away there. Up for a spooky adventure at one of the haunted hotels in PA? This one will definitely not disappoint!
Along Chambersburg Road lies an innocent looking home with a beautifully furnished interior. Its homely feel, with its comfortable bed, cosy fireplace, and clean showers are guaranteed to let you have a good night’s rest to feel recharged and refreshed for your next day’s activities. Yet, ghost hunting plays a large factor during your stay here. Paranormal activities have been quantified by investigations and witnessed by staff and previous guests. Additionally, the inn has also been featured on SyFy’s Haunted Collector paranormal series in 2013. Spooky! Hurry and book your stay today to experience this adventure for yourself!
The history of Gettysburg itself is one of its biggest attractions, with numerous sightings of ghosts reported even outside of hotels at night. Therefore, if you are looking for paranormal activities outside of where you sleep, the Brafferton Inn is perfect for you. Relative to the other hotels, this inn has close to zero spooky sightings, probably because it used to be a Catholic chapel. Leave the ghostly sightings for places outside of your bedroom and have a good night’s sleep here. It is beautifully furnished with intricately decorated wallpaper and paintings, and we assure you a good night’s rest without any creepy disturbances!
For the braver souls, try out Battlefield Bed and Breakfast for a spooky encounter. This haunted Gettysburg apartment is surrounded by nature, has an intricately designed interior with paintings, carpets, and stone walls–a perfect setting for a creepy stay. Its historic 1820s barn was used as a field hospital during the battle of Gettysburg, which probably explains guests’ numerous sightings and encounters with the supernatural; witness soldiers, nurses, and children if you’re ‘lucky’, or have doors randomly swinging open or shut during your stay. Participate in one of the bed and breakfast Inn’s paranormal investigations, which are scheduled throughout the year, or investigate on your own during your stay at your own risk. This beautiful home with rich history will definitely leave an impression on you no matter what!
If you’re looking for an accommodation that will tickle your horror fancy, The Tillie Pierce House Inn is the perfect inn in Gettysburg to stay at. Every morning, guests will be provided with delicious English-Irish style breakfast to kickstart the day. To add to the ‘chills and thrills’ aspect of the inn, Gettysburg National Cemetery is a nearby location that guests can add to their list of things to do at night. Other places that are close to the accommodation are Gettysburg Museum of History, Gettysburg Heritage Center and Jennie Wade House, to name a few.
Feeling up for some adventure? We guarantee a chilling experience of a lifetime!
If thrilling adventures are what you are looking for, this article is perfect for you. With the properties being built on old hospitals and churches, these current hotels not only offer their cosy rooms up for stay, they also offer an opportunity for you to witness first-hand chilling and terrifying encounters of a lifetime which will definitely be one of your favourite stories to share with your friends and family in the years to come. Hurry and book one of the most haunted hotels in Gettysburg and let us know if you experience any supernatural encounters with the other world. And if not, at least you get to enjoy the superb service, beautiful interiors, and amenities offered by these amazing accommodation options.
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