Mysterious Harry Packer Mansion Inn in Jim Thorpe in Pennsylvania

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Looking for a mysterious romantic getaway? Harry Packer Mansion Inn in Jim Thorpe, PA, with spectacular mountain views, wine tastings, antique furnishings, electric fireplaces, and jacuzzis in select rooms will make your stay special and royal. Besides, you can get a Murder Mystery experience at the mansion, which is great for weekend getaways for couples who love having unusual interactive times.

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Booking Info

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Getaway Description

Harry Packer Mansion Inn was built in 1874. This house was used as the inspiration for Walt Disney World's "Haunted Mansion!"⁠ movie. The mansion has been incredibly well restored and taken care of. Now it looks like a building from a Gothic novel. ⁠⁠

There are six Victorian rooms in the main mansion, two suite lofts, and four luxurious deluxe rooms in the elegant Carriage House. The rooms are spacious, furnished with period antiques, luxurious fabrics, and carefully selected artwork. ⁠⁠Each room features a queen-sized bed, private bath, plush bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, air conditioning, and free Wi-Fi. Additional amenities in select rooms are sitting rooms, electric fireplaces, and whirlpool tubs.

The mansion has fifteen-foot ceilings, marble fireplaces, and gilded mirrors that reflect the elegance of the Victorian Age.

In addition to offering overnight accommodations, the mansion also hosts their signature, role-playing Murder Mystery Weekends, wine tastings in a delightful wine bar, and private events.⁠⁠ Other property amenities include a free delicious continental breakfast, the Libations Lounge, the front porch with mountain views, where you can relax or have a drink.

🐶 Pets Allowed: no
⭐ 4* Hotel Rating


The cost of the stay starts from $195 a night + taxes and fees⁠⁠.

Things To Do Nearby

The town of Jim Thorpe, PA, is nestled between three mountains. It offers both the charms of a European village with historic attractions, unique inns, numerous shops and restaurants, and the excitement of a mountain sports destination. Exploring Jim Thorpe is best done on foot because all attractions are within walking distance as the town is small.

Numerous outdoor activities in Jim Thorpe include:

Railroading fans will also enjoy train rides with high-rising cliffs and mountain scenery on Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway.

The Asa Packer MansionThe Old Jail MuseumDeFeo’s ManorJim Thorpe Memorial, and Mauch Chunk Museum are also great places to get an overview of the town’s rich and engaging history.


Located in Jim Thorpe, Carbon County, PA. Great for a romantic getaway near Philadelphia, New York City, Baltimore, Washington DC, Pittsburgh, Richmond, Cleveland

• 1.5-hour drive from
, PA
• 2-hour drive from
New York City
, NY
• 2.5-hour drive from
, MD
• 3.5-hour drive from
, DC
• 4-hour drive from
, PA
• 4.5-hour drive from
, VA
• 5.5-hour drive from
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