Battlefield Bed and Breakfast, Gettysburg, PA

Imagine staying in a real 1809 Civil War farmhouse on a beautiful 30 acre nature preserve on the Gettysburg Battlefield behind Big Round Top. 

Comfortable Beds

Our comfortable beds and beautiful rooms will invite you to enjoy a restful night's sleep away from the sound of traffic and city noise.

Daily history programs and delicious hot breakfasts

At 8 am every morning you can spend an hour with one of our history presenters. At 9 am we serve a filling delicious breakfast.

30 acre wildlife preserve and gardens

Then stretch your legs on our 30 acres of wild-life preserve with a lotus pond, hiking trails, spacious lawns, and gardens.

On the Battlefield close to town

You will be just five minutes from the tourist district (3 1/2 miles) with convenient restaurants, museums, tours, shops, and galleries.

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Battlefield Bed & Breakfast has been featured on Ghost Hunters, The Travel Channel, and Wall Street Cheat Sheet in 2014. Previously, the inn has been featured in the New York Times, Paranormal States, and Country Collectibles.

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Come for our breakfasts

Our breakfasts include chef's choice entree, breakfast meat, farm potatoes, fruit, baked goods, orange juice, coffee and tea. Breakfast is promptly served at 9 am every morning.

You won't go away hungry!

We grow our own garnishes and herbs on the farm.

Our eggs are from Weikert's Egg Farm from "Free-walking Hens."

We love to feature locally grown seasonal fruits and vegetables from the Farmers Market or from our own garden.

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Guests rooms for 1-4 or more guests

Most of our guest rooms accommodate three to four people.

Rooms each have a personality reflecting the history of this property and the story of the Battle of Gettysburg.

This is the Reilly's North Carolina Artillery Room. There are two bedrooms and three beds making it perfect for friends or family.

8 AM Civil War history programs every morning for our guests

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Learn to fire a Civil War musket.

Visit with Mr. & Mrs. Robert E. Lee. 

Learn about the surprising sophistication of Civil War medicine from a local physician.  

Hear about the fascinating experiences of the civilians who cared for the soldiers during and after the battle. Follow the amazing tale of artillerist Lt. Robert James. These are some of the fascinating history programs that the inn is known for.


We welcome singles, couples, families, friends and dogs

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We gracefully balance the needs of romantic couples with families and travelers with dogs.

Travelers with dogs are wonderful guests and we are delighted to meet so many interesting dog travelers.

We have no extra fees for our dog guests. Bring the whole family!

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With thirty acres of nature to explore, cute farm animals to visit, and Civil War uniforms to try on, kids love Battlefield Bed & Breakfast.

Our history programs are interesting to older children.

We are a great destination for parents and kids, grandparents and grandkids,  three generation families, family reunions,  and home school groups.

Give a Gift Certificate

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Now is the time to order your holiday gift certificates. If you would like us to mail you a certificate, please call the inn. Allow a few days for processing and delivery.

If you would like to print your own certificate immediately,

please order online here "Gift Certificates".

Gift certificate recipients can call and make reservations at their convenience. You don't need to know when they want to come.

If your recipient can only come on a Saturday night, we waive the two night minimum for guests who are paying with gift certificates. We want your gift to be used without any restrictions.

Come for history, ghosts, or relaxation

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Will you meet a Civil War ghost? For luck, kiss our ghost shadow in the parlor.

Paranormal investigators are welcome to investigate our historic battlefield property.

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Every morning at 8 AM, we offer an entertaining Civil War history program. Here, guests get a chance to fire a Civil War musket with one of our historians, Mike Chambers.

Swan Cottage

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If you are looking for a private house, consider Swan Cottage.

This cottage is located at the entrance to our farm lane. Guests at Swan Cottage have breakfast and history programs at the Farmhouse, while enjoying the privacy of a separate home on one acre.

This is perfect for honeymoon couples, families, or anyone who is looking for a private place for some creative thought.

You will have a kitchen, living room, dining room two Jacuzzi baths,  massage chairs in the bedroom, a queen bed and a queen sofa pullout,  two TV's, and wireless internet.  Enjoy!