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Thurmont Maryland Hotels & Motels

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The Thurmont center is about 10 miles north of Frederick Community College and 11 miles east of Brook Lane Health Service.

In the northern part of Maryland's Frederick County and just 10 miles south of the the Pennsylvania border, you'll find the small town of Thurmont. Best known as the "Gateway to the Mountains" and for its close proximity to the Presidential retreat known as Camp David, Thurmont offers visitors plenty of outdoor activities and laid back, wholesome fun. More from this guide...

Thurmont Hotels/Accommodations

Super 8 Thurmont - Thurmont
300 Tippin Dr., Thurmont, MD 21788
  • Inexpensive Mountain hotel
  • 46 rooms in hotel
Average 3.0 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Sleep Inn & Suites
501 Silo Hill Pkwy., Emmitsburg, MD 21727 ~8.23 miles northeast of Thurmont
  • Cheap Mountain hotel
  • Hotel has 3 floors
  • Tasty breakfast
  • Not much lighting
Very Good 4.0 /5Read Reviews CallBookMore Details
Liberty Mountain Hotel
78 Country Club Trail, Carroll Valley, PA 17320 ~10.84 miles north of Thurmont
  • Three Star Resort property
  • 11 meeting rooms in property
  • Every guests reviewed said rooms were clean
  • Popular among families
Very Good 4.0 /5Review Score CallBookMore Details
Cobblestone Hotel & Suites in Waynesboro
12695 Washington Township Blvd., Waynesboro, PA 17268 ~11.36 miles northwest of Thurmont
  • Mid-scale Suburban property
  • Hotel has 2 floors
Hampton Inn & Suites Frederick Fort Detrick
1565 Opossumtown Pike, Frederick, MD 21702 ~11.61 miles south of Thurmont
  • Midscale Suburban property
  • 5 meeting rooms in property
  • Free coffee
  • Free parking
Antrim 1844 Country Inn
30 Trevanion Rd., Taneytown, MD 21787 ~12.82 miles east of Thurmont
  • Three Star Suburban property
  • 40 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Great staff
  • Lovely venue
Very Good 4.5 /5Recent Reviews CallBookMore Details
Aspire Gettysburg Hotel
2632 Emmitsburg Rd., Gettysburg, PA 17325 ~13.02 miles northeast of Thurmont
  • 3-star property
  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
  • Wi Fi not working
  • Vibe is not too good
Motel 6 Frederick Md #9212 in Frederick
999 West Patrick St., Frederick, MARYLAND 21702 ~13.21 miles south of Thurmont
  • Low Cost Highway property
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
Average 3.0 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Eisenhower Hotel & Conference Center - Gettysburg
2634 Emmitsburg Rd., Gettysburg, PA 17325 ~13.23 miles northeast of Thurmont
  • Midscale Convention Center property
  • Hotel has 307 rooms
  • Nearby attractions
  • Shower can be a problem
Western Inn Motel : 2520 Emmitsburg Rd.
2520 Emmitsburg Rd., Gettysburg, PA 17325 ~13.27 miles northeast of Thurmont
  • Inexpensive property
  • 17 rooms in property
Comfort Inn Red Horse - Frederick
998 West Patrick St., Frederick, MD 21703 ~13.29 miles south of Thurmont
  • Cheap property
  • Shuttle to airport available
  • Shower was ok
  • All guests were happy with the price of the breakfast
Average 3.5 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
The Lodges at Gettysburg : 685 Camp Gettysburg Rd.
685 Camp Gettysburg Rd., Gettysburg, PA 17325 ~13.80 miles north of Thurmont
  • Midscale Rural property
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • WiFi system needs upgrading
  • Reception is all right
Best Western Historic Frederick : 420 Prospect Blvd.
420 Prospect Blvd., Frederick, MD 21701 Website ~14.09 miles south of Thurmont
  • Two star Downtown hotel
  • 2 conference rooms in property
  • Bathroom could be bigger
  • Good budget hotel
Days Inn Waynesboro
239 West Main St., Waynesboro, PA 17268 ~14.14 miles northwest of Thurmont
  • Cheap Suburban hotel
  • 2 floors in hotel
Average 3.5 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Super 8 by Wyndham Frederick
20 Monocacy Blvd., Frederick, MD 21704 ~14.16 miles south of Thurmont
  • 2 star Highway property
  • Check-in: 3:00pm
Econo Lodge
6021 Francis Scott Key Dr., Frederick, MD 21704 ~14.30 miles south of Thurmont
  • Low priced Highway property
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy Read more
  • Good internet service
  • Average beds
Average 3.0 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Woodspring Suites Frederick in Frederick
341 Ballenger Center Dr., Frederick, MD 21703 ~14.58 miles south of Thurmont
  • 2-star Lake hotel
  • Check in: 3:00pm
Days Inn Frederick in Frederick
5646 Buckeystown Pike, Frederick, MD 21704 ~15.02 miles south of Thurmont
  • Economy Suburban hotel
  • Free complimentary breakfast
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson : 5579 Spectrum Dr.
5579 Spectrum Dr., Frederick, MD 21703 ~15.20 miles south of Thurmont
  • Affordable Suburban hotel
  • Check in: 3:00 PM
  • Room was clean and comfortable
  • Large bowl
Comfort Suites : 1801 Dual Highway
1801 Dual Highway, Hagerstown, MD 21740 ~15.21 miles west of Thurmont
  • Expensive property
  • Gym is available on property
  • Great parking, according to 90%
  • Good restaurants & bars in the area
Very Good 4.0 /5Review Score CallBookMore Details
Hampton Inn - Hagerstown
1716 Dual Highway, Hagerstown, MD 21740 ~15.26 miles west of Thurmont
  • 3 star Highway property
  • 118 rooms in hotel
  • Staff was very friendly and helpful
  • Excellent amenities
Sleep Inn Frederick
5361 Spectrum Dr., Frederick, MD 21703 ~15.63 miles south of Thurmont
  • Cheap Suburban property
  • Hotel has 4 floors
  • Shower was ok
  • Front desk very helpful
Residence Inn by Marriott : 5230 Westview Dr.
5230 Westview Dr., Frederick, MD 21703 ~15.69 miles south of Thurmont
  • Midscale Suburban property
  • 2 meeting rooms in hotel
  • Excellent hotel
  • Rather comfortable
Very Good 4.5 /5Latest Reviews CallBookMore Details
Hilton Garden Inn Frederick : 7226 Corporate Court
7226 Corporate Court, Frederick, MD 21703 ~15.73 miles south of Thurmont
  • Three Star Suburban property
  • Check in: 3:00 PM
  • Vibe was good
  • Comfortable beds
Very Good 4.5 /5Latest Reviews CallBookMore Details
Hampton Inn Frederick - Frederick
5311 Buckeystown Pike, Frederick, MD 21704 ~15.74 miles south of Thurmont
  • Three Star Suburban hotel
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
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Thurmont Maryland has a population of roughly 6,100 people. It's this small size that makes Thurmont a unique destination with plenty of character to share. Thanks to the "Main Street Maryland" program, Thurmont's downtown charm is well preserved. You can experience this character in its main street shops and buildings as well as with a drive through one of the area's three covered bridges.

Nearby Cunningham Falls State Park boasts Maryland's largest cascading waterfall, a historic iron furnace, and a 43-acre man-make lake. On top of that, there are plenty of trails to hike and waters to fish, and there's also an abandoned iron mine to explore. Hunting is also popular in the area. Campsites are available between April and October. If visiting in the spring, don't miss the annual Maple Syrup Festival. During the middle two weekends in March, visitors can take in demonstrations on how maple syrup is made as well as sample the finished product.

The annual Catoctin Colorfest is extremely popular in Thurmont and draws around 125,000 people every year. This sets the Catoctin Colorfest as one of the largest arts and crafts festivals in the Eastern United States. This two-day event runs every second weekend in October and features over 250 vendors and 300 artisans from across the country. On top of beautiful handcrafted jewelry, art, and clothing, you will also find great food. Demonstrations and classes are also offered where you can try your hand at things like woodcarving and broom making. Admission is free, and shuttle buses are available throughout the day.

What Time of Year Should I Visit Thurmont, Maryland?

The weather in Thurmont is humid and warm during the summer months of June to September. During this time, the average temperature is 78 degrees Fahrenheit with the hottest month being July. Winters in Thurmont are between the end of November and beginning of March. Temperatures are very cold with an average low of 25 and high of 40. Thurmont gets slightly above the national average in precipitation with 38 inches of rain and 23 inches of snow each year.

Thanks to the many nearby forests, mountains, and parks, the fall colors makes for the best time to visit Thurmont. Paired with the annual Colorfest, Thurmont comes alive with color in the fall and swells with visitors from across the United States. The trees and hillsides turn the most vibrant shades of red, yellow, and orange, making the many hiking trails that much more spectacular. Temperatures during this time of year are favorable as well with comfortable highs of 68 and evening lows of 52.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Thurmont, MD:

seasonality of hotel rates in Thurmont

Thurmont by Star Rating

Below we've posted 3 graphs demonstrating mean price patterns by star rating class in Thurmont, MD. You can use these charts to determine the most cost effective months to make a reservation in Thurmont for any future trips.

Are There Luxury Hotel Options in Thurmont, Maryland?

4 Star Average Prices: $133.47

There are no luxury hotel or accommodation options in or around Thurmont, Maryland. Those looking to stay in a resort and take in nearby sights and activities such as Catoctin Mountain Park, Cunningham Falls State Park, and the battlefields of Gettysburg, will need to head to nearby Fairfield, Pennsylvania. There you will find the Liberty Mountain Resort, a ski and golf resort that features both indoor and outdoor pools, large and modern rooms, and excellent on-site dining. At just a 22-minute drive away from Thurmont, the Liberty Mountain Resort makes for a good stay if you are wanting a little more out of your accommodations.

Are There Affordable Hotel Options in Thurmont, Maryland?

3 Star Average Prices: $120.72

There are several affordable hotel and accommodation options in and around Thurmont, Maryland. Those traveling on a budget will find many budget-friendly hotels to choose from. Within the town itself, The Super 8 Thurmont features 46 affordable rooms spread out over two floors. On top of offering some of the lowest rates for a hotel stay in town, the Super 8 Thurmont also boasts an excellent location. The shops and restaurants are on the main street in Thurmont, making them just a five-minute drive away. The Camp David Presidential Museum is also close by and not to be missed when in the area.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Thurmont

2 Star Average Prices: $85.92

2 Star Hotel Prices in Thurmont

Which Hotels Offer the Best Value in Thurmont, Maryland?

If you are looking to capitalize on your AAA membership, senior discount, or military and government rates, you have options. Within Thurmont proper, you can save at the Super 8 Thurmont hotel. This budget brand chain hotel is further discounted by extending great offers to AAA card holders, seniors, and AARP members. Rooms are basic but offer great value when paired with its complimentary breakfast and additional membership discounts.

Moving a little outside Thurmont and into nearby Gettysburg, the Aspire Gettysburg Hotel offers hefty discounts to AAA members and extends deeper discounts to military and government employees. The Aspire Gettysburg Hotel is geared towards traveling families with its on-site arcade, pool, and go-cart race track. These perks, coupled with the convenient location, makes this hotel a great option for those wanting to explore the many museums and sites dedicated to the Civil War and battles fought in the area.

What Are the Best Hotels in Thurmont, Maryland?

The highest rated hotel in the Thurmont area is the Sleep Inn & Suites in nearby Emmitsburg. This modest hotel wins guests over with its indoor swimming pool, complimentary breakfast, on-site gym, and accessibility to Mount St. Mary's College, Gettysburg, and historic downtown Emmitsburg. Rooms are well decorated with comfortable beds and soft linens. Rooms also include microwaves and refrigerators, perfect for those looking to heat up a quick meal or store some beverages. There is also a small conference room onsite for those traveling on business.

Located just 17 miles down U.S. Route 15N is the Hampton Inn & Suites Frederick Fort Detrick. This popular hotel is a guest favorite thanks to its large, clean rooms and wonderful beds. Wi-Fi is available throughout the property, and parking is free. The Hampton Inn & Suites Frederick Fort Detrick also features a conference room, an indoor pool, and complimentary breakfast buffet with your stay.

What Is There to Do Around and Beyond Thurmont, Maryland?

Aside from nearby Camp David, the endless parks, the many trailheads, and the fall colors of the Catoctin Mountains, there is much to see and do around Thurmont Maryland and beyond for traveling families or couples on the go.

Head to Springfield Manor Winery, Brewery, and Distillery to sample local wine and spirits. There is craft beer brewed on site and on tap for you to sample as well as homemade sangria to enjoy. There are events most nights, including live music and trivia.

Sticking with wine, the Catoctin Breeze Vineyard offers wine tastings and an outdoor venue with live music throughout the week. You can also go behind the scenes on a tour of the vineyard and learn about how wine is made in northern Maryland.

Animal lovers will enjoy a visit to the Catoctin Wildlife Preserve. This 100-acre park features wildlife from Africa, Madagascar, Latin America, Eurasia, and other countries. Guests can take a safari ride through the park and have the opportunity to get up and close to both exotic and local animals.

Lastly, Thurmont is a short 20-minute drive away from historic Gettysburg where you can easily spend several days touring the many museums and battlefields. If it is your first time visiting the area, be sure to start at the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center. This attraction will give you a great overview and understanding of the battles fought in and around Gettysburg before touring the battlefields.

With the super popular annual arts and crafts fair, mild weather, and incredible colors, the fall months of September and October are the best times to visit Thurmont Maryland. That said, if you are looking to avoid the crowds and take in the Cival War museums and tour the battlefields of Gettysburg, visiting Thurmont in the summer months of June, July, and August may be for you.

FAQs about hotels in Thurmont

What are the best rated hotels in Thurmont?

Hampton Inn & Suites Frederick Fort Detrick, Antrim 1844 Country Inn and The Lodges at Gettysburg are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the most luxurious hotels in Thurmont?

Comfort Suites, Liberty Mountain Hotel and Cobblestone Hotel & Suites are the top 3 luxury hotels near Thurmont city center.

What hotels are closest to the city center of Thurmont?

Super 8 Thurmont, Sleep Inn & Suites, and Liberty Mountain Hotel are the properties closest to Thurmont city center.

How much does a cheap hotel in Thurmont cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel in Thurmont can be as cheap as $85.92 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel in Thurmont cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel in Thurmont has been $120.72 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a high-end hotel in Thurmont cost?

In the last year, the average 4 star hotel in Thurmont has been $133.47 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the best independent hotels in Thurmont?

The Lodges at Gettysburg, 1863 Inn of Gettysburg and Liberty Mountain Hotel are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the best Marriott hotels in Thurmont?

Residence Inn by Marriott, Towneplace Suites by Marriott Frederick and Fairfield Inn & Suites are the best rated Marriott/Starwood branded hotels (based on customer reviews score).

What are the most popular Choice Hotels branded hotels in Thurmont?

Quality Inn Gettysburg Battlefield, Comfort Suites Gettysburg and Sleep Inn & Suites are the best rated Choice Hotels branded hotels (based on HotelPlanner reviews score).

What are the most popular Best Western hotels in Thurmont?

Best Western Historic Frederick and Best Western Gettysburg are the best rated Best Western branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

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