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5 Main St, Delaware Water Gap, PA 18327
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Deer Head Inn
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great jazz, make a reservation for dinner, lots of locals who seem to get the best tables, great food and service, charming Inn and town but we did not stay as we had a reservation elsewhere... Definitely would return again when in the area... Very close to the AT

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Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We come here quite often so I can have an Irish coffee with my breakfast. We usually split the Mexican omelet and have a muffin as well. We enjoy the light atmosphere and the outdoor seating. The morning cute is what it's all about, the service is good and the food is always hot and prompt. Good place for locals... More

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Brooklyn, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Unique destination with world class jazz artists performing in a small, historic inn steps from the Appalachian Trail and the Delaware River. Peaceful during the day, but the real draw is the chance to see and hear great jazz musicians in a quiet setting. The air is great here.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

My wife and I spent a weekend at the Inn and absolutely loved it. Although the inn is like visiting, one's great-grandmother's house, the accommodations were clean and comfortable. However, that is not what one goes to the DHI for. One goes for the fabulous food and jazz. The menu, albeit short, had an excellent mix from which to choose.... More

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Bloomsburg
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47 hotel reviews
139 helpful votes 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

We wanted to get away for a weekend of autumn leaves, hiking, and music, so we booked two nights at the Deer Head Inn in Delaware Water Gap, PA. The Deer Head Inn is at 5 Main Street in town and is famous for its jazz programs on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights. The Inn's website claims that the Deer... More

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Clatskanie OR
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69 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

When we arrived no one was there to meet us so we walked around and when we came back someone was there. We entered through the bar and paid for our room in the dark bar. The bar is only open on the weekends for the jazz. The porch is in need of sweeping and cleaning, giving first impression that... More

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Bellingham, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

This Inn is a quaint old hotel that made us feel like we were stepping into another era. We could almost sense the generations of visitors who had been there before us. Upon arriving, all the doors were locked and we could not figure out how to get in and register. This did not happen to only us, as we... More

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Princeton, New Jersey
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54 reviews 54 reviews
11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

This 1850 inn has terrific entertainment, very good food and phenomonal entertainment. On the recommendation of a friend we decided to stop for an overnight on the way to our cottage in the Endless Mountains. It was our good fortune to happen upon a night when the artist was an amazing young pianist, grammy nominated, who blew our socks off.... More

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

Deer Head Inn is a Civil War Inn. It is an interesting place and on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays they have Jazz bands playing in the bar. It is the oldest continuing Jazz Club in the US, says the owner. The Jazz musicians come from NYC. The in is located in the Delaware Water Gap of PA and is near... More

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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7 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

We've been to the Deer Head three times in the past three months primarily for the phenomenal jazz. It's about an hour from our home and well worth the trip. Big time jazz players...Grammy award winners. They play three sets from 7-11 p.m. and there is a nominal entertainment charge...about 1/10th of what they collect in big city. You have... More

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Address: 5 Main St, Delaware Water Gap, PA 18327
Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Pocono Mountains Region > Delaware Water Gap
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Deer Head Hotel Delaware Water Gap

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The Deer Head Inn, home of jazz in the Poconos. The inn boasts 10 rooms each with private bath, 2 of which are suites. Our menu of eclectic American Continental is bound to satisfy everyone. We serve both classic dishes as well as adventurous faire. Our focaccia bread is baked fresh daily. We are open Thursday-Saturday 5:30 PM to 11:00 PM and Sundays 4:30 PM to 8:00 PM. We have live music Thursday thru Sunday. Reservations are strongly suggested. During warmer months we offer trivia on Wednesdays starting at 8:00 PM and usually ending around 10:30 PM. ... more   less 
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