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Spencer House Bed and Breakfast

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519 West 6th Street, Erie, PA 16507
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Spencer House Bed and Breakfast
Ranked #1 of 9 Erie B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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Buffalo, New York
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260 reviews 260 reviews
9 hotel reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I cannot think of one thing to complain about. I enjoyed every minute of my stay at The Spencer House. It was my very first stay at a B&B and what an impression it made! From the moment Joy greeted me until the minute I left I was made to feel welcome and comfortable. I stayed in the Captain's Quarters... More

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joy c, Owner at Spencer House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Marcia, It was great meeting you, too. Fellow crafters are always welcome! Hopefully you'll get back to Erie again soon. Joy and Fletcher More

Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found the location was great for our first ever visit to Erie PA. Joy and Fletcher were enjoyable inn keepers to meet and talk with about the homes history. We're cat people so meeting their "family" made our visit all the more special. An excellent breakfast with a variety of items was provided each morning.

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Joe and Kathy, Thanks again for visiting Erie! We can't wait to see the pictures from your visit. Joy and Fletcher More

Lexington Park, Maryland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I just loved our stay at the beautiful Spencer House and would love to come back sometime with our children. Joy and Fletcher were just so welcoming and being they are cat people like us, Joy and I spent a lovely time talking about the cats in our lives over the years :) Fletcher made the best... More

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joy c, Owner at Spencer House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Dawn and Rob, it was also great having you here! We're so happy you had a good time and look forward to seeing you again. Joy and Fletcher More

Monroeville, Pennsylvania, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and I just returned from a 2 day stay at this most wonderful B & B. The food, accommodations and conviviality of the owners are beyond compare. We stayed in The Nursery. The beds are tremendously comfortable. With a window A/C, a ceiling fan and a delightfully vintage type table fan, we were able to keep our room... More

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joy c, Owner at Spencer House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Deb (and Angela), We're so delighted that you chose to stay with us while Angela toured the local college, and thrilled that your stay was so much fun for both of you! We'll continue to strive to stay up to your expectations in the future when you visit again, but no, we still won't serve you pancakes 2 days in... More

Buffalo
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I stayed at the Spencer House a few weeks ago by myself when I was traveling through to Canton, Ohio. Joy greeted me at the door by name and made me feel so welcome. I had laryngitis and she helped me make a hot cup of tea. I stayed in Mary's Room and it was beautiful. In this room the... More

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joy c, Owner at Spencer House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Joyce, I'm glad you got your voice back and hope you're all recovered. Fletcher says I do all the talking even when he doesn't have laryngitis!! Can't wait to have you visit again with your hubby. Joy (and Fletcher) More

Warren, Ohio
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10 reviews 10 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

This was our first stay at a B & B and would definitely come back. Joy and Fletcher were so welcoming and accommodating from the moment we walked into their home. The house was beautiful and clean. We loved the king size bed and Jacuzzi tub in The Captain's Quarters. Breakfast was very yummy as well. Fletcher is a great... More

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joy c, Owner at Spencer House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks for such a nice review--and so glad you got to sample Erie. You have to stay longer next time--there's so much more for you to do here! Fletcher and Joy More

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This was mine and my fiancé's first stay for both of us at a B&B. First of all the Mansion was gorgeous, everywhere I looked was just beautiful. Spotless, clean in in wonderful condition. I knew from the moment we arrived and were so graciously welcomed by Joy and Fletcher I had made the right decision. We felt very welcomed... More

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joy c, Owner at Spencer House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks so much for such a great review. It was so much fun meeting you both and of course meeting your daughter and her boyfriend! Hope to see you back in Erie again. Joy and Fletcher More

Washington, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

First trip for just my husband and I in 4 years and wanted it to be special. Spencer House seemed perfect. We had never stayed at a Bed and Breakfast and weren't sure what to expect, but it sounded just like what we wanted. Joy and Fletcher were gracious hosts, the house was absolutely beautiful and breakfast was scrumptious. We... More

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joy c, Owner at Spencer House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Kandy and Tommie, thanks for such wonderful praises! You do have to stay longer next time so you can spend more time in Erie. Hope to see you again soon, Fletcher and Joy More

Brownstown Township, Michigan
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5 reviews 5 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Want to thank you for a wonderful stay at your beautiful home. I love to see the quality of the homes that were built years ago and especially this one built in 1876. The wood trim and stair cases in the home are amazing. We stayed in the Spencer Suite which was huge and spacious with an extremely comfortable bed.... More

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joy c, Owner at Spencer House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Larry and Deb, we're so excited about the engagement! Congratulations to you both, and we hope to see you again soon. Fletcher and Joy More

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We spent two nights at the Spencer house this past weekend for our anniversary. This B&B is wonderful! The house is beautiful & inviting. The rooms are comfortable, private, quiet, & very clean. Joy & Fletcher are pleasant & helpful! The full breakfast is so delicious...Fletcher made the best pancakes I have ever eaten & I've eaten a lot of... More

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joy c, Owner at Spencer House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you both for choosing us to spend your anniversary with, and hope you enjoy that homemade beer! Fletcher and Joy More

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Address: 519 West 6th Street, Erie, PA 16507
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Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Erie
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
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Spencer House Hotel Erie

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The only full service Bed and Breakfast in Erie, we're a beautifully restored Victorian mansion on Historic Millionaire's Row. Close to Gannon University and within walking distance of wonderful restaurants. Built in 1876 as a wedding gift, you'll feel welcome as soon as you enter the front door. All rooms have a private bath, cable television, free wireless internet and individual controls for heat and air conditioning. Walk to many local restaurants and attractions. ... more   less 
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