• Bed and gas fireplace in the Emma Pense Room
  • Bedroom in the Emma Pense Room perfect for a romantic getaway near Washington DC
  • Bathroom of The Emma Pense Room
  • Exterior of The Slonaker House at Antrim 1844 Hotel

Room Amenities

  • Second Floor
  • Private Entrance
  • King Four-poster Feather Bed
  • Jetted Tub/Shower
  • Granite Double Vanity
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Flat Panel Television
  • Private Deck
  • Maximum Occupancy: 2 Adults
About The Emma Pence Room

Emma Pense, Richard Mollett’s Great Aunt, was the first woman to ever achieve the rank of Colonel in the Canadian Army During WWIl she was in charge of the Canadian Army Nursing Corp. She was decorated by King George 5th five times. There is a hospital named after her in her hometown of Kingston, Ontario. Richard spent many of his early childhood summers at her home on Lake Ontario.

The Emma Pense Room in the Slonaker House has a private entrance on the second floor, a cozy king feather bed and a private deck. Offering a quiet retreat for up to 2 adults, this room is perfect after a long day exploring the best things to do in Taneytown, MD.

Featured Package

We Offer Several Ways to Celebrate and Save

Bride and groom stand by table for outdoor wedding reception at Antrim 1844 Hotel

Recently engaged couples, join us for our exclusive Wedding Tour on Sunday, March 3rd from 12-3 pm!


Enjoy a charming afternoon strolling the beautifully manicured grounds, while indulging in complimentary espresso martinis, desserts, cheese & charcuterie, and an exclusive guided tour led by our wedding coordinator.

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