Yes we have a famous battlefield to tour by car, bicycle, horseback, and even on foot but we boast a wealth of activities beyond those historic acres.
From historic taverns to ethnic cuisine, farm-to-table dining to unique edibles, the tastes of Gettysburg are sure to please every palate.
With adventures to suit every budget, Gettysburg and Adams County businesses offer plenty of packages to help visitors create their dream vacations.
The Abbey LLC Historic Bed & Breakfast features three bedrooms: The Gold Room, The Abbey Room and the General Lee Room in this 175 plus year-old Colonial home. "The Abbey" was built in 1830 through 1933 and is 1824 square feet.
"The Abbey" is a historic Manor located in Cashtown, Pennsylvania, where General Lee once marched his troops by this historic home, which is located within 7 minutes from the very famous Gettysburg Battlefield where the Civil War was fought and within 10 minutes from downtown Gettysburg. The Abbey has such stunning original hand-crafted historic architecture through the entire Manor from top to bottom of home with original design and wide planked flooring throughout. Our historic B&B ha a original Smokehouse on the property where years ago they smoked all their fresh meats.
On the same property, an elegant small cottage and a delightful historic red bank barn where Lillian Brown kept her two beautiful Arabian horses that President Dwight Eisenhower had given to her. Lillian Brown was also President Eisenhower's Secretary. Miss Brown had owned and lived on this same property for over 20 years. President Dwight Eisenhower and wife Mamie use to come and visit this house quite frequently.
"The Abbey" is close two wineries in either direction! Some things to do in or around the Gettysburg area is nearby train rides, miniature horse farm, and Civil War ghost walks. Nearby, enjoy golfing, swimming, and National Parks, Ski Liberty Resort, and horseback riding. Don't forget the area is known for antiques, fresh fruit stands, pubs and fine dining. Then when your day is complete, climb into bed and enjoy a restful sleep in one of our three beautifully decorated rooms, The Abbey Room, The Gold Room and The General Lee Room.
Book The Abbey LLC Historic Bed & Breakfast by calling 1-800-575-3760 or www.gettysburgpaabbeybnb.com to make your reservations now! Multiple discounts await you when you stay at my B&B...located minutes from the Gettysburg battlefield!
Please ask about our Cottage on the same property and about a tour of the historic bank barn when you stay at "The Abbey"
"The Abbey" apologizes that we cannot accommodate pets or small children; must be at least 15 years of age to stay at the B&B.