James Buchanan Hotel, Trademark Collection by Wyndham

    A Historic Hot Spot in Mercersburg

    Boutique hotel by Mercersburg Academy and Whitetail Resort

    Enjoy late 18th century charm in the boyhood home of the 15th U.S president along with modern conveniences like free breakfast, WiFi, and parking at James Buchanan Hotel, Trademark Collection by Wyndham. Off PA-75 and 15 miles from Hagerstown Regional Airport (HGR), this elegant, non-smoking hotel in the downtown Mercersburg Historic District is steps from Mercersburg Academy. Carve up the slopes at Whitetail Resort, go on a scenic hike in Buchanan Birthplace State Park or Cowans Gap State Park, and sample spirits at Cold Spring Hollow Distillery.

    Everything You Need

    You’ll love free parking, a restaurant, and inviting biergarten

    Settle into the heart of Mercersburg with cozy 18th century décor and the attentive service of the front desk staff. Enjoy a free grab-and-go breakfast every morning and delicious American fare for dinner at the James Buchanan Pub. Free WiFi and a business center keep you connected while an outdoor biergarten is the ideal place to unwind. You’ll also find free parking for vehicles of all sizes and versatile meeting and event space. Each non-smoking guest room features a flat-screen TV, coffee/tea maker, table and chairs, and bath products. 

    Take in the Sights

    Visit an alpaca farm, state park, and Civil War battlefields

    Fill your stay in southern Pennsylvania with interesting activities. Meet a herd of over 100 Huacaya alpacas at Long Acres Alpaca Farm, see beautiful formations on a tour of Black-Coffey Caverns, or hit the greens at Whitetail Golf Resort. Go swimming, boating, and fishing at Cowans Gap State Park or make a tandem jump at Chambersburg Skydiving Center. History enthusiasts can stroll the well-preserved early 18th century homestead of Rock Hill Farm or explore Civil War sites like Antietam National Battlefield and Gettysburg National Military Park.


    Bar at James Buchanan Hotel, Trademark Collection by Wyndham in Mercersburg, Pennsylvania
    Bar at James Buchanan Hotel, Trademark Collection by Wyndham in Mercersburg, Pennsylvania

    Map & Directions

    15 N. Main St., Mercersburg, PA, 17236



    James Buchanan Pub

    Savor tasty American dishes, from a mouthwatering Angus burger with crispy French fries to blackened Atlantic salmon, for dinner five nights a week. You can also relax in your comfortable guest room and order a delicious dinner from room service. 

    Restaurant & Room Service Hours:
    Tues–Sat: 4–9 p.m.


    The Perfect Space for Meetings & Events

    Plan your next special event or business meeting at James Buchanan Hotel, Trademark Collection by Wyndham. Featuring 1,000 square feet of event space, this historic hotel offers a polished indoor venue and outdoor biergarten that accommodate up to 20 conference guests or 50 banquet guests. The savvy team can arrange anything you need, including catering, audiovisual support, and great rates for groups of all sizes.