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Chessie

Chessie

The Chessie Room is part of the old Baltimore and Ohio train station, now called Heritage Station. It is located on the second floor of the old Huntington Bank building, allegedly robbed by the Jesse James gang in 1875. Fact or fiction its our story and we are sticking to it. Click here to read about the bank robbery. Read a little more about "recent" history here: Chessie Room Circa 1920

At Heritage Station you are steps away from a bakery, tap room, sip bar and boutique shops. Within three blocks of The Chessie Room are multiple restaurants, the historic Keith Albee Theater, the Big Sandy Arena, Pullman Square, Marshall UniversityFine Arts Center, and movie theaters, in other words the heart of downtown.

With the help of our friends we have created a suite where we would like to spend time ourselves. Maybe you would too.

Business, pleasure, or stacation, The Chessie Room offers something a little special. Come on by.

Ruth Ann & Stephen Zoeller

Guest Comment: October 15, 2017 "As a graduate of Marshall University, I was excited to find this little spot as a place downtown to book when all the hotels were taken for homecoming weekend! It is the most adorable little spot and the hosts thought of everything. Definitely would look to stay again on my next visit to Huntington!" B.S.

PS:The sound track you heard earlier was of an actual Chessie passenger steam locomotive called the 1948 Greenbrier 4-8-4 No. 614. It was the last commercially built steam locomotive built in America. The sound track was recorded when passing Southbound through Mahwah, NJ while pulling 24 passenger cars on a Hoboken, NJ to Jervis, NY excursion, which ran from 1996-1998.

Information

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The Chessie Room occupies the entire second floor of the old bank building which is located right next to the steam locomotive in Heritage Station. The entrance is in the rear of the building. (Refer to map below).
An enclosed outside sitting area is provided.
The Chessie Room is Smoke Free.
Master Bedroom Furnished with a queen size bed.
Full size sofa bed in sitting room.
Includes a separate kitchenette.
Cast iron bath tub with claw feet (try carrying one of these up a flight of stairs)!
Entrance is in the rear of the bank building.
Be prepared to walk up a flight of stairs to the second floor (elevator would not be authentic).
Breakfast prepared by one of our nelighboring restaurants (yummy). Details provided upon reserving suite.
Parking in Heritage Station parking lot.
Please contact us about stays longer than 5 days.

 

Reservation

Check availability of dates from the Chessie Room calendar ("Busy/Booked" means not available). The calendar in not interactive.

Select the number of days you wish to reserve from the "Rates" window below.

Type in the days you wish to reserve in the "Reservation Dates" window.

Select the "Pay Now" button to make payment. (You do not have to have a Pal Pal account.

You will be emailed a confirmation by Pal Pal within minutes and the Chessie Room within 24 hours.

Please call for same day reservations, special requests, more than 5 days, or if you wish us to make the reservation for you.

Thanks.

Rates 

Reservation Dates 

Contact

Stephen Zoeller

zoellersr@gmail.com

304-546-6594

Refund Policy

Full Refund if cancelled 2 weeks in advance.

50% refunded if cancelled 1 week in advance.