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The Hotel Lancaster

26 East Chestnut Street, North Queen & Chestnut Streets, Lancaster, PA 17602
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Downtown Lancaster has come a long way over the years, and The Hotel Lancaster is a good place to stay if you're looking to experience it. The room was clean, the staff were friendly and helpful. There was a mix-up with the room I booked and the manager resolved it quickly. The "breakfast" left a bit to be desired, amounting... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is average. We stayed for 3 nights, and booked two rooms with 2 Queen sized beds. My family and I have definitely been to better hotels where we pay the same price. The hotel staff is friendly & knowledgable. The lobby of the hotel is spacious, and the breakfast area is located in the same area. The first... More 

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Lewes, Delaware
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The front desk employees, with exception of the managers were very pleasant. The rooms are pleasant. There is a refridgerator(small) and an ironing board in the room. There is a bath tub, not a shower. The place was in a good location for me. However, i was disapointed with the place as it advertised breakfast ( it was not a... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Weekend of July 4 we went hiking first near Thurmont and then Hamburg and in between needed a place to overnight so we chose Lancaster. This hotel was well recommended on TA so we made a last minute booking online and showed up around 5 pm. It's a fully renovated medium sized hotel, in fact the lobby was just finished... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Five stars in my book compared to when this Hotel was known as the Brunswick Hotel. The Hotel Lancaster is perfect the staff is elegant, kind & nice. The rooms were 5 out of 5. The Breakfast Service was above normal, they went above and beyond!

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Germantown, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Hotel Lancaster is in a great location and has potential to be a rival to other downtown hotels once it's fully renovated with its full complement of rooms, a fitness center, and the renovation of its swimming pool. The staff is very friendly and helpful, and there are nice amenities such as flat-screen TVs, complimentary in-room WiFi, continental breakfast,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There's nothing fancy about this place, but it has the Big Three: 1-- a comfortable bed; 2-- a good shower; 3-- helpful, friendly (and in this case, downright jocular) staff. We can look the other way past the faded decor and the not-so-great breakfast. Room service addicts note: There is none, although they can arrange for deliveries, and if you... More 

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Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Known to most of us locals as The Hotel Brunswick, this hotel is in phase 2 of a rather large scale overhaul. I'll be honest - had I not been in the pinch I was in, I would have allowed my previously held bias to keep me from trusting this venue with the 20 person meeting we were holding.... Gary... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice hotel with friendly and knowledgeable staff. Was at a great location and my with my room I could see the whole city. The rooms were clean and spacious and I have no complaints. If you are staying here there are some great restaurants nearby, I would recommend Himalayan Curry for good Indian food.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very modern clean and comfortable. Close to everywhere we wanted to go. Also great neighborhood bars and resturants. We were also lucky enough to be there for the street festival right outside the hotel....bands food beer and fireworks,,,you can't ask for more!!

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