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Top Harpers Ferry Historic Hotels

Family-friendly, Centrally Located, Quiet, Updated, Historic Home Built in 1890
4.8/5Exceptional! (53 reviews)
Awesome house

"Everything was perfect! The house was clean, location great, and communication was easy! We look forward to booking this house in the future!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 28, 2019

Family-friendly, Centrally Located, Quiet, Updated, Historic Home Built in 1890
Riverkeeper Inn, Waterfront Property on the Potomac River
4.7/5Exceptional! (58 reviews)
Wonderful

"Robin and Bill are great folks and gracious hosts that made us feel at home from the get go. The view is spectacular. Swimming, Kayaking, relaxing by the fire out front. Riding the golf cat to watch the neighborhood deer. The rental has everything you need and more. It wouldn't be right if I didn't ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2020

Riverkeeper Inn, Waterfront Property on the Potomac River
Blue Ridge Beauty, River Excitement, Wineries, Breweries, Casino
4.6/5Exceptional! (57 reviews)
Great location!

"The house was great and had all the amenities one could want! There was a helpful book of activities to do as well. The property was within driving distance to everything Harpers ferry had to offer. The WiFi could use a little work but other then that it’s solid."…"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

Blue Ridge Beauty, River Excitement, Wineries, Breweries, Casino

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Lily Garden Bed and Breakfast
2.5 out of 5
701 Washington St, At McDowell St, Harpers Ferry, WV
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4.6/5Wonderful! (18 reviews)
Lovely place for a romantic weekend!

"My wife and I loved our stay here! The regularly scheduled breakfast delivery to our suite was an awesome free perk, and for the one morning when that wasn’t an option, Shawn, who is a great B&B host, prepared and delivered a custom-made breakfast the night before. The carriage house suite itself ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2020

Lily Garden Bed and Breakfast
Clarion Inn Harpers Ferry - Charles Town
3 out of 5
4328 William L Wilson Fwy, Harpers Ferry, WV
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $76 per night from Nov 5 to Nov 6
4.2/5Very Good! (934 reviews)

"Room was very clean and comfortable. Wish it had a hot tub in the pool area. Difficult making a left from the property onto RT 340 during "rush hours""…"

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2020

Clarion Inn Harpers Ferry - Charles Town
Quality Inn
2 out of 5
25 Union St, Harpers Ferry, WV
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $84 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
4/5Very Good! (550 reviews)

"close to Harpers Ferry easy walk to town Friendly staff /hard workers"…"

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2020

Quality Inn
Shenandoah Oaks Bed & Breakfast.
17363 Charles Town Rd, Charles Town, WV
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Guide to Harpers Ferry Historic Hotels

Traveling can be more than just getting a break from your daily routine, it can also be about understanding the history and culture of a place. One of the best ways to experience the area's culture is to immerse yourself in its history. Touring the area's landmarks or museums is a fine beginning, but a stay in a Harpers Ferry historic hotel can whisk you back to the past. Pack your duffel (you won't need a time machine) as your Harpers Ferry landmark hotel awaits.

If These Walls Could Talk

A night in one of these Harpers Ferry historic accommodations can give you a feel for a historic period as soon as you step into the lobby. From unique architecture to some of the oldest hotels in Harpers Ferry infused with a rich past, these surroundings will make you immediately think like you are a time traveler, not a tourist. Don't worry, you aren't required to live like the hotel's past occupants. Although these lodgings are historic, they have most up-to-date conveniences to help you relax on your stay. You'll notice your room outfitted with a comfy bed and just about everything you'll want for a wonderful stay.

After you have checked out your hotel, you can visit the famed landmarks and art museums to appreciate more of the area's culture. Of course, all this exploring can work up an appetite. Make sure to ask your hotel's front desk to show you the best areas to enjoy a drink or a bite to eat in Harpers Ferry are. You can also check through the comments and read the places other guests to Harpers Ferry thought were merit visiting.

Reserve Your Harpers Ferry Historic Hotel!

Harpers Ferry has 394 vintage hotels that have the feel and look of another era. Some of these hotels are where important poets may have stayed. You are sure to land a hotel with all the in-room amenities as well as the qualities you want. Be sure to reserve your vintage hotel soon, or you may miss out on staying in one of these unique accommodations.

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect on my historical trip to Harpers Ferry?
Visitors to Harpers Ferry should consider a tour to learn more about the local history. Why not appreciate the riverfront during your visit?
What's the best accommodation in Harpers Ferry to absorb the local history?
Based on our travel expertise, Family-friendly, Centrally Located, Quiet, Updated, Historic Home Built in 1890 is a top historic vacation home bookable on our site and it features in-room kitchens. Harpers Ferry National Historical Park is a short 11-minute walk away. If you’re interested in local history, another option for your visit is Lily Garden Bed and Breakfast.
How many historical hotels will I find in Harpers Ferry?
In Harpers Ferry, there are 47 hotels and other lodging options bookable on Expedia, including 7 designated as historic hotels or close to historic sites.
What are the must-see historical sites and other places to visit in Harpers Ferry?
Harpers Ferry is notable for landmarks like Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, John Brown’s Fort, and Nash Farm. The riverfront and hiking trails provide a picturesque setting and places to visit include Shenandoah Lake Beach. In the area, you’ll also find Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races and Hagerstown Premium Outlets.
What is a historic hotel like in Harpers Ferry?
When you choose a historic hotel, you’ll stay in a place that has an officially recognized national historic designation. A stately home, palace or even a lodge, old police station, or skyscraper can be identified as a historic hotel as long as it’s of special interest. Traditional architecture and period features are often preserved within the guestrooms or public spaces of historic hotels in Harpers Ferry, giving a real sense of character.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
You’ll often hear the term “heritage hotel” in Asia and Europe, while “historic hotel” is a term often used in the U.S. but overall the terms are quite similar. The physical building and architecture of historic hotels tend to be the most significant aspect. For a heritage hotel, it’s mainly the cultural value and how it inspired the community.
Do historic hotels in Harpers Ferry have modern facilities?
Hotel interiors feature the modern conveniences and safety features you might expect, but every effort is made to preserve historic facades and treasured traditions. Smart TVs, WiFi, updated bathroom facilities, and the usual amenities found in a hotel should be available at a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you select a historic hotel in Harpers Ferry, you won’t be staying at a place that’s uncomfortable or rundown.

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