Raphael Inn

32 East Lincoln Avenue, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325
Innkeeper(s): Alexandra and George Escalera
 
  • Summary

    Welcome to Our Home the Raphael Inn Bed and Breakfast

    Take a relaxing step back into history and spend your vacation at an award winning bed and breakfast.

    Raphael Inn - A Bed & Breakfast is an early 1900s style home in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania centrally located in the heart of this most historic town and the closest accommodations available for visitors of Gettysburg College.

    The B&B is four blocks North of the Lincoln Town Square, walking distance of the Majestic Theater,17 on the Square Antiques,Codori's Gift shop, Lord Nelson's Gallery, Art store and many more shops, restaurants, and historic attractions. The Civil War battlefields surround the town.

    This internationally known Inn features three spacious and uniquely themed guestrooms with private bathrooms in each room, cable television, free parking and free WiFi.

    Enjoy your hot coffee or tea with daily newspapers in the Paris Café or the Irish Sitting Room in the morning before enjoying your choice of the complimentary Raphael Inn Signature Breakfast or at your request the lighter fare offered the Pennsylvania Standard Breakfast (served at 8:30AM or 9:00AM).

    Mama's Kitchen provides complimentary bottled water, soft drinks and light snacks all day.

    Hot beverages are available 24/7 in the Paris Café as well. Meet Heidi the Wonder Dog! and Olive -- The Small Wonder! the Raphael Inn's pets in residence.

    The Raphael Inn is a non-smoking B&B outside smoking area is provided for smoking guests.

     

     

  • Introduction

    The Raphael Inn is a romantic getaway in the heart of Historic Gettysburg. It's early 1900's style it offers personality and charm from the screened in front porch to the Irish Sitting Room to our Paris Cafe and beyond.... 

    We hope you'll find Raphael Inn to be a cozy place to rest with each guest room having a different theme.
    Our largest is the California- Rose Suite with it's King Size bed in a Tropical Oasis setting; escape to wherever you imagine it to be! The Abraham Lincoln Room having a Queen Size bed and an adjoining Coach Room perfect for just sitting and reading, watching TV or bird watching. The Evangeline Room takes you away to another place in time and is a guest favorite!  The Evangaline Room in shades of purple is a restful, old fashioned room. Named after Alexandra's adopted mom, Evelyn, it has some of her favorite things in this room with a Queen Size bed and 2 cozy  chairs to sit  look out into the 'English Gardens'.  Relax and turn on the eletric fireplace  till you fall asleep watching a little tv or listening  to some of our old time radio programs like Sherlock Holmes, Green Hornet or Suspense theater......

    The Perfect Place For Your Morning Coffee

     

    "All rooms have their own private bathrooms in them, and their own privately controlled air conditioning." Free off-street parking! 4 blocks from the heart of Gettysburg (Town Square) Raphael Inn is the closest to Gettysburg College of any lodging in town.

     

     

    Your hosts George and Alexandra, Heidi the Wonder Dog and her side kick Olive the pup will do what we can to make your stay with us and time in and around Gettysburg a memorable one.  We will be glad to make some dining suggestions and give you tips, maps and brochures on other area attractions and places you may be interested in visiting.  And if you like to chat we will be available for conversation and the pooches will be glad to visit with you too!

    Within walking distance of The Raphael Inn is the Majestic Theater (motion pictures & live performances), Aces High (Die-casts & Framing) Lord Nelson's Gallery, Codori's gifts,Tommy Gilbert's Hobby Shop, the Spirited Ladies Gift shop, 17 on the Square Antiques, along with  historic attractions and many more fun shops for you to enjoy. When visiting Gettysburg College just leave your car here and walk to the college just 3 doors down from us here.

    Relax in the Living Room

    A ride on a horse drawn carriage makes for a memorable experience! (Carriages are  available in the evening hours and during the tourist season.)

    Desserts are a fun part of staying with us at the Raphael Inn...on arrival or after your dinner if you like something is always planned for you to enjoy!  The next morning enjoy 8 O'clock Brand coffee or tea along with the daily newspapers and one of our complimentary Raphael Inn Signature Breakfasts...  Each day it's something new!  *Let us know if you have any dietairy restrictions upon your booking with us.  ( For lighter eaters Continental Breakfasts are available upon request)

    A few steps from any room is Mama's Kitchen where complimentary beverages and refreshments are available day and night.  In the Paris Cafe help your self to our 24/7 hot pot for coffee, tea, hot coco and more.... Free parking on the premisis or across the street for all of our guests.

     

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    More than a place to eat your breakfast & dessert, a place where memories may be made and new friends might be found...