The Fairfield Inn 1757
Located on the Confederate Retreat from Gettysburg, July 4, 1863, the Inn was built over 250 years ago and is one of only five in America that has been in continuous operation since the 1700's. Offering fine food, spirits and bed & breakfast, guests can take the FREE Underground Railroad & History Tour. The Inn has been visited by President & Mrs. Eisenhower, Generals Lee and J.E.B. Stuart, Statesman Patrick Henry, famous for the quote 'Give me Liberty or give me death', Thaddeus Stevens, Gov. Ed Rendell, as well as many other notable Americans. Formerly a Civil War hospital, Colonial Meeting House, Stagecoach Stop and part of the Underground Railroad. Luxuries and amenities found only in the finest country inns. Rooms and suites decorated with antiques and full private baths, cable TV, AC and listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
While visiting, take the Inn's FREE History Tour which will transport you through time pointing out interesting sites such as where President & Mrs. Eisenhower enjoyed their dinners, you can see (or sleep) in the room General J.E.B. Stuart used while raiding the valley in 1862 or where General Robert E. Lee ate, view the room where Statesman Patrick Henry (1736-99), famous for the quote, "Give me liberty or give me death" conducted meetings, as well as many other historically interesting sites and stories including the hidden Underground Railroad room.
- Voted BEST PUB/TAVERN WORLDWIDE, Lanier's B&B and Inns Internations, 2011 - LanierBB.com
- Voted BEST RESTAURANT WORLDWIDE, Lanier's B&B and Inns International, 2010 - LanierBB.com
- Voted BEST RESTAURANT, BEST BED & BREAKFAST and BEST ROMANTIC SPOT, Celebrate Magazine Readers Poll, 2008
- Celebrated the Inn's 250th Anniversary - Personal visit by Governor & Judge Rendell
- Featured on The Discovery Channel - 'Ghost Lab', 'If Walls Could Talk' HGTV, in Washingtonian Magazine, The Frederick Magazine and Restaurant Startup & Growth magazine, The Baltimore Sun, Cleveland Magazine, and The Washington Post, Frederick News-Post, Gettysburg Times, Hanover Sun, Celebrate Magazine, Harrisburg Patriot News and many other publications
- Civil War Dinner Theater featured on the 'Travel Channel'
This facility is handicapped accessible.
15 West Main Street
8 miles West of Gettysburg on Route 116
Fairfield, PA 17320
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|Dinner||Tuesday through Saturday 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.|
|Lunch||Friday and Saturday 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.|
|Sunday Buffet Brunch and Two Bit (25¢) Drinks featuring Champagne Mimosas, Bloody Marys & Rail Drinks||Sunday 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.|
|Sunday Dinner||Sunday 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.|
|Culinary Concert Series - Live Music in the Mansion House Dining Room, featuring Irish & Celtic music and songs from the 18th & 19th century. No cover, reservations suggested.||Third Friday of each month through November, 2012|
|Dinner Theater with Professor Kerrigan. Reservations Required.||Tuesday - Saturday 6:30 pm|