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Jacob Rohrbach Inn

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Room & Suite (20)
Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Silver level
An eyewitness to history since 1804 this award winning Bed & Breakfast at Antietam Battlefield offers a luxurious accommodations that are brimming with historic charm and gracious hospitality. Guests enjoy our spacious landscaped grounds and gardens located in the center of an historic village, little changed since the Civil War. Five lovingly restored guest rooms are within walking distance of a restaurant, an ice cream parlor, a bakery, and of course the Antietam Battlefield. Just a short drive from the Inn are several wineries, a distillery, and a microbrewery, all of which offer a diverse tasting experience sure to please any palate. Shopping opportunities abound in the surrounding area, from antique and vintage stores to the Prime Outlet Mall, you will be sure to find something special. Within minutes of the Inn guests can visit four national parks; Antietam Battlefield, the C&O Canal, the Appalachian Trail, and Harpers Ferry, as well as South Mountain State Park. Bicycles are available for guests to explore the parks and scenic countryside. The Sharpsburg area includes many outstanding restaurants. From a casual meal to a fine dining experience, there is something here for everyone. Just across the river is Shepherdstown, West Virginia, home of Shepherd University, where you will find a great place to enjoy live music, festivals and other cultural events throughout the year. Within an hour’s drive, scenic country roads lead you to Gettysburg, Berkeley Springs, Skyline Drive and the Shenandoah National Park. Just 90 minutes from Baltimore, Annapolis and Washington DC, the Inn is the perfect destination for a weekend excursion or an extended vacation. Make the Jacob Rohrbach Inn your home away from home as you wander through the countryside and explore the Mid-Atlantic, knowing that at the end of the day you will be returning to a relaxed and welcoming retreat.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Room features
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Good to know
Historic Hotel


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47Car recommended
Grade: 47 out of 100
39Restaurantswithin 5 miles
22Attractionswithin 5 miles
100Room tips
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Lovely, comfortable room. Chris and Amy are welcoming hosts. Easy parking and very close to the National Park. The breakfast was ample enough to last us through dinner. A nice feature is the 11 am check out time so we felt we could relax and not have to hurry away. We would
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My husband and I stayed here for Valentine’s day and Amy and Chris were more than accommodating. I would highly recommend staying here if you’ll be in the area. It’s a great weekend getaway, with plenty to do. The room was updated/modern, the location was great, the breakfast
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Chris and Amy's Inn is beautiful. We stayed here for a quick get-a-way prior to the holidays. Our room was the Jackson room and it was simply lovely and the mattress was just right. They serve a great breakfast that include homemade scones which are to die for. We came home
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What a lovely holiday experience! I stayed at the Inn just one night - I needed to get out of my house while some work was going on, and decided to getaway and visit friends out of town. The Jacob Rohrbach hosts were so lovely and accommodating. The house was all decked out
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Lovely 3 nights at the Inn. The innkeepers made you feel so welcome, the inn is decorated beautifully for Christmas (complete with lighted outdoor Nativity Scene with music) & the warm poached pears for breakfast were a delicious surprise. Hoping to return in warmer weather to
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The Clara Barton Room
Photo provided by managementJacob Rohrbach Inn
Rooms have large private porches
Jackson Room
Our room - the "Clara Barton Suite"
what is your pet policy
"The Clara Barton room with the king size bed was very nice. It faces the street but we thought it was quiet."
"All the rooms are large and comfortable. Some have direct outside access. Check the website."
"If you want a great space choose the cottage for a stay."
"General's Quarters is a suite separate from the rest of the main house."
"We stayed in the General's Quarters - away from the road. Room was very comfortable and A/C worked well."
US$189 - US$244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United StatesMarylandSharpsburg
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