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Wheeling, West Virginia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My friends and I were left stranded in Harpers Ferry after we got caught in a ferocious rain storm while biking the C&O Canal Towpath. We had not planned on staying the night in this town, but could not travel any further because of the weather conditions. By the time we got into town, most of the shops were closed....

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Nice hotel, wonderful restaurant, great little shopette with tea/coffee attached. Only reason I'm rating a 4/5 is because one night (before 10pm) I took a shower and all of the hot water was used up, had to resort to a cold one, making it a little uncomfortable. Other than that, I would highly recommend!

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Manassas, Virginia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We rolled into Harper's Ferry on New Years Eve with no intention to stay but once in the town we fell in love with the place and decided we would try to find a room. Out came the smart phones and the race was on to find a place that had a vacancy and would welcome both my wife and...

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2Thank John F
Easton, Maryland, United States
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

The bed and breakfast was so lovely. The staff and owner were all lovely and very welcoming and hospitable. The bed and breakfast was relaxed and very comfortable. Our one suggestion would be to make it a bit more clear that the private bathroom for the room is private but not connected to the room. We look forward to returning...

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1Thank Abbey R
Detroit, Michigan, United States
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

I missed my train, so I looked to find something conveniently located and this was steps away from the train station. What a beautiful place. The architecture is amazing, a step back in history with all the amenities of modern time. Cozy, friendly, helpful, the staff was so wonderful that my daughter and I will return many times over, we...

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1Thank Paula M
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 5 January 2017

I was so pleased to be able to stay in such a gorgeous little place. My room was beautifully old fashioned, and Karen was a warm and accommodating host. This building has such a homely, friendly feel. It was lovely to chat with Jessica over coffee in the morning too.

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2Thank carrity
California
Reviewed 5 December 2016

My husband & I flew out from CA to visit our daughter in the Baltimore area. We decided to all spend the night in Harpers Ferry & brush up on our history. The Town's Inn was the perfect place to stay. The quaint old stone building (I LOVE stone!) added greatly to our experience of being in such a historical...

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3Thank Dave-and-Julie385
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Stayed in the Mountain View room which is small and a bit difficult to get in and out of (banged my head a few times), but authentic to the era (circa 1840). Private bathroom is separate, but clean and functional. A visit to Harpers Ferry is like going back in time. A stay at the Town's Inn adds to the...

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2Thank rastapleton63
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Wonderful experience for rail fans seeking a bit of old West Virginia. Great location with excellent view of historical colonial town. Just minutes walk to Shenandoah/ Potomac shores and Jeffersons Rock. Fantastic customer service, amazing food!

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2Thank Stephen D
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

I'm only giving it 1 star because zero or negative aren't an option. First off I get that it's an 1840 building with low doorways and funkiness. However that doesn't begin to apologize for the squalid feel of the place. There were fruit flies in the room. The bathroom shower hadn't been cleaned in ages. The bathroom is one floor...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
***Rates starting at $120*** This family-friendly historic Inn (circa 1840) is located in the center of the Harpers Ferry living history village situated at the confluence of the Shenandoah and Potomac Rivers, just steps from the C&O Canal Towpath and Appalachian Trail, as well as the storybook train station served by Amtrak and MARC trains. Open from 6 a.M. - 10 P.M. Every day of the year, the restaurant on the first level of the Inn offers indoor and patio dining featuring popular cuisine, including homemade specialties and healthy options. Also on the first floor is a Sundry / Snack / Supply Shoppe which has been described as a "high-end convenience store, a mini-health food store, and an old-fashioned country store with local products." The second floor consists of two bedrooms with beautiful slate-tile private bathrooms. A parlor containing a treasure of books, toys, and games is situated on the third floor, along with another bedroom. Free WiFi is available. Step outside and enjoy river views, river sports, hiking, bicycling, museums, shopping, and more in this quaint town that is adjacent to the Harpers Ferry National Historic Park and surrounded by other national parks, farms, and Civil War battlegrounds. Although located only 60 miles from DC, the Inn is "a world away" from life in modern urban and suburban cities. We invite you to travel "over the river and through the woods to Grandmother's house" for relaxation, recreation, and retreat. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Town's Inn

Address: 179 High Street, Harpers Ferry, WV 25424
Region: United States > West Virginia > Harpers Ferry
Price Range: $169 - $197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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 of 5 bubbles 1969usmc1988, 28 Jan 2017 | Read review
“My mountain view room was perfectly quaint.”
 of 5 bubbles carrity, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Try to stay at the Potomac, Shenandoah, or Appalachian rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles rastapleton63, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I assume upper floor rooms are better than hostel, but I am not sure..”
 of 5 bubbles _kayr2012, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you are going with a group try the hostel room.”
 of 5 bubbles robertjV1174GR, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
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