Inn at Herr Ridge

900 Chambersburg Road, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325
Innkeeper(s): Steven R. Wolf
  • Summary

    Relaxing and Historic Inn

    Put your feet up by the fireplace and relax in this historic building surrounded by the peaceful greenery of the landscaped grounds and garden ponds.

    Inn at Herr Ridge in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania rests on the Gettysburg battlefield just minutes from town. This 1815 Federal style building is close to horseback riding, golfing, skiing, antique shopping, battlefield tours, and state parks.

    Take a day trip to Lancaster, Pennsylvania, only a 90-minute drive through quiet Mennonite Country, and experience the culture of the Pennsylvania Dutch in North America's oldest and largest Amish settlement. Bus tours are also available for trips to Washington D.C., Harpers Ferry, or Baltimore.

    The Inn is just 45 minutes from the numerous rides and attractions at Hershey park and fifteen minutes away from Totem Pole Theater. To the west of Gettysburg, enjoy a tour and free tastings of award winning wines at the Adams County Winery.

    Your stay with Inn at Herr Ridge begins with a scrumptious country breakfast in the restaurant. Each of the guest suites features a fireplace and most suites are also equipped with double Jacuzzis. Return to the Inn after the day's activities for afternoon tea and snacks and relax with a stroll through the five historic dining rooms, the lounge, the common rooms, and the landscaped grounds.

  • Introduction

    Inn At Herr Ridge frontOriginally built as a Publick House, this 1815 Federal-style building became the site of the first Confederate stand and hospital during the Civil War. Listed in the National Register, the inn's 19th-century heritage and glory has now been faithfully restored, and a new wing added.

    The enchanting atmosphere of the Inn at Herr Ridge is unforgettable. On the Gettysburg battlefield only minutes from town, the Inn offers guests a rare experience. The main house of the Inn was built in 1815, and became a field hospital during the battle. Tastefully decorated, charmingly distinctive rooms await you. Enjoy an evening in your room by the fireplace, or step into your private Jacuzzi bath. Experience the alluring setting of our historic dining rooms, and we offer an extensive award-winning wine list. If you are searching for a relaxing and romantic getaway, look no further.

    Inn At Herr Ridge flowersTwo commons rooms overlook the historic area from Peace Light to Little Round Top. Each of the romantic suites feature a fireplace, most offer double Jacuzzis. The Garden Room also boasts a round bed, microwave, refrigerator and private deck. The adjacent Annex provides five rooms with Jacuzzi's, fireplaces and private decks. Enjoy a wonderful country breakfast in the restaurant, as well as afternoon tea and snacks. Stroll the landscaped grounds amidst two watergarden ponds. Banquet and meeting facilities are also located on the premises. Enjoy fine American cuisine in the five dining areas as well as the lounge.

    The Inn at Herr Ridge has been featured on PBS. It is located close to golfing, skiing, horseback riding, battlefield tours, historic sites, state parks, and antique shopping.

    Let us open our doors and show you Adams County hospitality at its finest.

  • Weddings

    Let us help plan your wedding reception and rehearsal dinner. When special attention to detail is so important, there is only one choice. The romance and charm of The Inn at Herr's Ridge assure that your occasion will be exquisite. Each wedding reception and dinner package is designed to meet your taste and desires, with a variety of hors d'oeuvres and entree selections. Our packages can also assist you with wedding cakes, floral arrangements, professional photographers, and DJ's as well as limousine services needed for your special event.

    We offer excellent facilities for your special event where you can relax, have fun, and get to know your new family and visit with those you have not seen for awhile. Our Bed and Breakfast rooms are each unique and offer relaxation with out leaving the premises.

    Inn At Herr Ridge wine

  • Area Activities

    • Antique Shopping / Craft Shops
    • Skiing
    • State Parks
    • Area Golf Courses
    • Horseback Riding
    • Day Trips
    • Free Tours
    • Lancaster PA / Pennsylvania Dutch / Amish / Mennonite Country
    • Adams County Winery
    • Hershey Park
    • Totem Pole Theater