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10 Vacation Rentals In Gettysburg, Pennsylvania - Updated 2020

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Gettysburg might appear to be a small town but don’t underestimate it; behind the small town lives a past with distinctive historical background, one that makes the town an admirable existence of its own. People in this town lives a humble life, where footsteps of culture can be noticed from every street one is to set their foot on. Enveloped in a tranquil setting, Gettysburg makes an ideal place for one to enjoy a getaway that is separated from the noise of the outside world, yet relaxing all the same. We have handpicked a list of vacation rentals in Gettysburg that might be able to help you get started with your itinerary. Check them out below.

1. Beautiful house with a long history (from USD 240)

This beautiful house has a long history dating back to 1790. With three bedrooms and two bathrooms, the house can accommodate up to six guests at a time. It is located just a five-minute walk away from downtown. Giving you a classic, historical atmosphere right from the moment you set foot into the house, you will also find that all basic amenities are prepared for you from when you check in. It is a place we would love to recommend to small groups or families who would like to experience a unique stay that is close to the culture of the locals here in Gettysburg.

Thaddeus Stevens' Gettysburg Log Home
80 reviews
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Location was walkable to everything we did
and it did not disappoint
A difficult task that was handled brilliantly
The cottage is exactly how it's described - quaint
Yes the floors slanted and creaked
Sarah could not be more helpful and attentive
Sarah met us there when we arrived to let us in
She gave great suggestions of things in the area as well as gave us the history of the home
comfortable relaxed low ceilings
Sarah was immediately available to answer questions and address any concerns With some attention this rental could be five stars
The house is walking distance from a supermarket and also from the center of Gettysburg
Nice location within walking distance of the square and grocery store
Historic house needing a bit of TLC
so we loved every minute of it
We loved the house and the location
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2. Cozy apartment with two bedrooms (from USD 50)

This cozy accommodation gives you a home away from home feeling with its two-bedroom setting, coupled with a bathroom. The apartment is enough to sleep up to six guests at a time, with a well-equipped kitchen filled with all sorts of amenities that are all free for you to use. Due to its convenient location, guests would be delighted to know that all landmarks, inclusive of restaurants, local stores, and museums are all located just within the proximity of the accommodation.

Walk to Gettysburg Attractions-Located in Gettysburg Tourist District
162 reviews
Apartment 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
It had a parking place right next to the stairs
I was a little concerned about having the living space on the top floor
And the small balcony is nice for relaxing and
Nice kitchen bathroom bedrooms and a great living space for everyone to relax and watch TV or movies on the third floor
And they were available if needed; but also respected our privacy
Very clean and just as website portrayed
Super friendly great location and good value
This home was a highlight of a 3 week trip Great experience
It could not have been any cleaner and the location was perfect
We felt welcome by the staff at the Horse Soldier even though we arrived a few hours ahead of schedule
Perfect home base for our long weekend in Gettysburg
Great place for a get away Close to sights & restaurants
everything is in walking distance
The apartment is in a great location
It was within walking distance or a short car ride to practically everywhere in Gettysburg
Great location easy check in Clean except for bathroom heat vent and couch upstairs needs repair
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3. Unique apartment with traces of history (from USD 170)

This apartment is unique in the sense that it gives you a feeling as if you have just taken a walk down memory lane from its newly renovated interior design that’s filled with traces from history. With two bedrooms and a bathroom, the apartment can comfortably sleep up to five guests at a time. You are also more than welcome to use the fully equipped kitchen and hang out in the sitting area whenever you want. Local trolleys can be accessed conveniently from the accommodation, allowing you to explore around the town at ease.

'Experience' The History In Downtown Gettysburg - 1st Floor
82 reviews
Apartment 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The one there is moldy and looks like I could of caught a disease
But there is plenty of hot water for a shower and plenty of towels
All facilities well maintained and comfortable beds
is 1 4 miles away in the other direction
Had a great time with friends and very relaxing
The house was super clean and really nice
Our apartment was very clean and comfortable for 4
It was nicely furnished and very clean
I was able to park in the back and walk all over Plenty to do and see Jen and Rod are
everything you need very clean
The owner was amazing when we arrived he gave us some history about the place and surrounding area
extremely nice Jen helped me thru emails
Rod met us there and was very informative
Rod was a great host and had great recommendations
all essentials one needs for a home away from home Parking in rear Friendly and very accommodating host
Easy walk to restaurants and museums
excellent location walk to shops dining and battlefield
excellent location walk to shops and dining
Location made it easy to walk to
Historic house in a perfect location walking distance to town across from historic Tavern/restaurant part of the greater battlefield area immaculately clean comfortable beds
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4. Charming apartment in the heart of Gettysburg (from USD 83)

This charming apartment will make you feel like you are living in a second home. Located in the center of downtown Gettysburg, the apartment features a bedroom and a bathroom, especially comfortable for sole travelers or couples. Basic amenities such as linens and towels will be provided. The kitchen is also all free for you to use, well-equipped with everything you need to cook your meals. The convenient spot this apartment is located in gives you easy access to everything surrounding it, ranging from restaurants, local stores, to many other historic sights.

Charming Apartment in the Heart of Gettysburg!
57 reviews
Apartment 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
There was plenty of parking
you might want to find something a bit further off the beaten path
The bed was comfortable with plenty of pillows and
It was very comfortable and the kitchen was well stocked
The check-in was effortless
The apartment was clean and tastefully decorated
good stay very clean and centrally located
Very clean and well taken care of
The apartment was meticulously clean
The owner was very accommodating
So close to all attractions Highly recommended
The owner is delightful and ready to make sure you have everything you need
Most of the solar lights did not work
We could walk to almost everything
The location was convenient to many bars restaurants and sightseeing in Gburg
There are lots of restaurants a short walk away
A ton of stuff in walking distance
Cute little apartment in a great location
The location is very central to all parks /events
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5. Simple stay in a cozy house (from USD 195)

For a simple stay, try out this cozy accommodation! With three bedrooms and a bathroom, this premise can sleep up to six guests for the best comfort. You will have full access to the house, inclusive of its well-equipped kitchen where you will find pots and pans and all sorts of utensils, ready upon checking in. Aside from that, basic amenities such as air-conditioning, internet connection, and hairdryer are all available for you to use while you are here. As no housekeeping service will be provided, it will be your responsibility to keep the house clean and neat throughout your stay here.

Only 2 blocks to the center of town.
37 reviews
Apartment 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
you might need (even though the kitchen too is quite tight)
The kitchen is very well equipped
The apartment is comfortable clean and felt like home
The only draw back is it only has one bathroom
I was also surprised by the spaciousness of 2 of the 3 bedrooms
The place is super clean and well stocked
The home is clean and well decorated
and she is such a wonderful person
We managed to lose a key and our hostess was super about it
Property is actually a historical building and the decor is very appropriate for anybody who is a history buff
Everything is close and the store across the street is wonderful The owner is quick to respond to any questions
My Uncle read a lot of the books they had available and all in all we had a wonderful time
The location is really good around the corner from at least one good restaurant and right near a supermarket and about 10 minutes walk for other places in town
The location was perfect within walking distance to everything
The house is located super close the everything including a grocery store right across the street
The house is in the middle of downtown and very close to the battlefield
and there is a grocery store right across the street
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6. Apartment for fun-loving travelers (from USD 97)

This apartment was renovated just recently, located conveniently in the heart of downtown, just steps away from local restaurants, stores, and historical landmarks. Due to its location, the surrounding of the apartment is often fun and vibrant, making the premise a great place to stay for couples who intend to spend some time exploring the fun part of the town when they are here. With a bedroom and a bathroom, guests will also be provided with basic amenities without any additional charges. You can also arrange to have games prepared for you for a small fee if you are up for it!

Historic Gettysburg Fun Spot
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States
156 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
also a tv and roku for relaxing in the evening
we appreciated the coffee selection and breakfast items too
the coffee and breakfast items were much appreciated
there were several breakfast items as well as coffee available which we really appreciated
quick review: great location clean enough amenities to be comfortable
very clean and nice
it was very clean and cozy
it was sparkling clean and very comfortable
it was so clean
the place was very clean
he deserves his super host status
aaron was a great host really attentive and flexible with us
aaron was very responsive to our needs
aaron was a great host and made sure to reach out before and during our stay
as an airbnb host myself i could appreciate the effort and care that aaron puts into his rental
nice location; close to everything
great location for exploring gettysburg
the location is perfect
great location right down town
location was great to do historical bus tours
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7. Beautiful house for big groups (from USD 122)

For bigger groups, we would like to recommend this house that features three bedrooms and a bathroom, spacious enough to accommodate up to seven guests at a time. It is also located in the heart of the town, fully private, and uniquely decorated with a sense of home. Apart from the bedrooms and bathroom, guests will also be given full access to the kitchen, living and dining rooms, as well as the covered and open patios. The hosts ensure your privacy throughout your stay here but you are more than welcome to contact them if you require any assistance.

In the Heart of Gettysburg Shopping District
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States
94 reviews
Entire house 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
couch was comfortable and ceiling fans much appreciated
did not have to worry about anything wifi worked well things were stocked in the kitchens and bathrooms
bunk beds are full and twin size so can fit an extra kid if space is needed
the bathroom had some updated items: floor sink and toilet which was definitely appreciated
while we were there we had hot weather the a/c was so nice to have
clean comfortable and very spacious
house was very clean and cozy
neesha's place was very clean and welcoming
there were plenty of clean towels sheets etc
the house felt mostly pretty clean and comfortable
in addition the owner is extremely responsive
she was very responsive to any and all questions often answering in minutes
so convenient neesha was an outstanding host and was very responsive to our questions and needs
neesha was a great host and we could always get a hold of her when needed
very communicative helpful host - lovely place to stay when visiting gettysburg
best location in gettysburg
great location and super cute house
amazing the location was perfect
great location can walk to restaurants including the dobbin house and gettysburg cemetery
cute space in the heart of gettysburg it’s close to everything and many things are in walking distance
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8. Humble apartment for five (from USD 87)

Recommended for five guests, this newly remodeled apartment is ready to welcome guests with a bedroom and a bathroom, alongside a full open layout kitchen. Basic amenities such as air-conditioning, towels, bed sheets, WiFi connection, and hairdryer are available. The host, Nathan, is commended as being a very responsive and helpful host so don’t hesitate to hit him up if you require any guidance, no matter if it’s about the accommodation or if you need help navigating around town.

Historic Downtown Gettysburg, Apartment 104
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States
361 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it has one bedroom and a pull out couch both if which were reasonably comfortable
the apt was perfect
roomy nice kitchen with all the amenities and snacks nice bathroom and comfortable bed
the space feels very at-home and the bed is super comfortable
we had a great stay at nathan’s apartment
very clean updated and accommodating
the space was clean and newly remodeled
very clean spacious and a large shower
nathan's space is clean and comfortable
great clean place in downtown gettysburg
the host was amazing
nathan is the perfect host
communication with nathan was quick and easy and the apartment manager is very nice and helpful
the apartment has everything you could ask for and nathan was a great host
nathan was very friendly
location is perfect right near the middle of town
great location near the square
the location is good central in gettysburg
the location was perfect
great location walking distance to all gettysburg attractions
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9. Historical house for two (from USD 102)

This historical house is ideal to stay up to two guests at a time. Featuring a bedroom and a bathroom, you will be taking up the room on the first floor. Feel free to share the common space and the kitchen with the rest of the residents. You can also make use of the outside patio and the grill if you feel like having a barbecue session in the open. For those who drive their way here, they can keep their car safe in the parking space, reserved for guests.

Edward Menchey House
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States
113 reviews
Entire house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was comfortable and the small kitchen was well-equipped
very comfortable home especially when you consider it’s age
i especially loved the old fireplace in the kitchen
the place was very clean and well decorated
the place was clean and comfy
very clean and spacious for the price
stay at chris's clean comfortable and convenient
what a fabulous spot clean tidy and very homey
chris was a wonderful host
chris was a great host
host provided very thorough instructions for check in security and check out
chris was super helpful and replied back to any questions immediately
chris was an excellent host for our stay in gettysburg
easy walk to everything
location is excellent for walking to many great restaurants and stores in downtown
great place to stay near historic downtown only an 8 minute walk
this is a great location and value
great place to stay well within walking distance or biking distance of everything gettysburg
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10. Cozy apartment for three (from USD 130)

This cozy apartment promises a comfortable stay for three guests. You are a five-minute walk away from major historical landmarks in the city, where you will also find a wide range of stores and restaurants for you to explore. The premise features a bedroom with two beds, a bathroom, and a fully equipped kitchen. There is a cat in the premise, one that belongs to the host. You are free to check in between 3PM and 10PM and the check out time will be at 10AM.

Top O' The Stairs
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States
136 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
fold out was comfortable though
it was so comfortable for 3 adults and had everything we needed—wifi washer/dryer full kitchen
the apartment is nicely appointed with original artwork and thoughtful amenities available
very comfortable space we enjoyed our stay
kitchen well-stocked and easy to use
clean and comfortable living area
the apartment was so clean and included plenty of towels and supplies
it was very clean and welcoming
it’s very clean and pretty
this space is exceptionally clean and thoughtfully supplied
andrea is a gracious host
andrea is an outstanding host
andrea and jesse were great hosts
andrea was a great host and responded quickly to our questions
andrea was quick to respond to our questions and provided very clear and helpful directions
the location is excellent
great location within walking distance to downtown gettysburg
the location is perfect
great location to the downtown area
the location is perfect you can walk to every thing
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Indulge in the historical footsteps of Gettysburg

The beautiful history of Gettysburg is one that has drawn countless travelers to stop by the humble town. If you are one who is attracted to history and are looking for a place where you can enjoy a tranquil living lifestyle, why not plan a trip to Gettysburg for your next holiday?

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