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The Brick Hotel

1 E. Washington Avenue, Newtown, PA 18940
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64 reviews from our community

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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Space should be closed down management is very poor food is disgusting and very terrible beautiful location just need the right management to pull off a procedure like this. The employees do not have a clue so I know the management does not have a clue just as well the whole entire place needs remodeling I wonder how they're paying... More 

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Costa Mesa, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

We had pre-paid for 2 nights and expected that as an older 18th century building it might have a few quirks, but that does not even begin to describe the problems. We chose it because of the location -which is nice. We were booked for the "Presidential Suite" and after schlepping our luggage up 3 flights of very slanted steps... More 

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Tarpon Springs, FL
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43 reviews 43 reviews
21 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We spent one night at The Brick Hotel. My husband was there on business, so he chose this hotel so I could walk to the downtown shops and restaurants while he worked. The hotel is definitely interesting in the history it represents. However, the rooms, while maintaining some of the original "charm", are in need of refreshment. The floors were... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

If you like duct tape on the wallpaper in the hallways, an air conditioner that screeches like an air raid siren and gaping holes in the bedroom shades, then this place is for you. Granted this is a very old historic building but I think George Washington would have opted to stay at Valley Forge than stay here.

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guanacaste
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5 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

To start we own our own bed and breakfast so we have standards in mind when we go somewhere to stay. We are taking a year off to caretake my mother in law and needed a break...close by. So here we were. The Brick Hotel...good reputation for food and has been around for a L O N G time...so we... More 

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New Hope, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

went there for there new happy hour specials the steamer bowl and sliders were absolutely delicious i had the veal oscar and my partner had the ahi tuna. Cant say enough about the service delightful and engaging. And the woman at the front desk was very accommodating to questions we had about staying in the hotel in the future

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Newtown
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

This place is unclean--unkempt, old musty rooms. We were planning a wedding and I couldn't tell guests to stay in these old, dark rooms. Go to Homewood Suites! In addition, do not plan an event here. They pretend they give fair prices and then add on little, hidden upcharges. They do not honor their contracts and try to gouge customers... More 

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Gold2006, Owner at The Brick Hotel, responded to this review

This person stayed there and then at check out wanted her money back. So the manager stated it is non refundable. The place is old 250 year old building but not dirty. People confuse old looking with dirty. The health inspector visits us 3 times a year but never reports it as dirty. This was not a review, its a... More 

Rochester
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48 reviews 48 reviews
20 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Nice hotel, in a small historical town. The hotel was some history it was built 1760 something. It did give you the olden feel. I was alone so I had the smallest room, but they did have rooms with queen or King bed. I did not eat at their restaurant, it looks very nice with a good menu, but to... More 

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Gold2006, Owner at The Brick Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words, we appreciate your business. More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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82 reviews 82 reviews
14 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

I just had my husband's funeral luncheon at the Brick Hotel on May 19, 2014. The original headcount I'd given Tammy, the event coordinator, was for 26 but at the start of the memorial service, it seemed there would be 59 for lunch! Well, the funeral director called Tammy, who never missed a beat, and not only increased the food... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

My family and I had dinner here, it was a special occasion so we chose a place we thought would work. Well the Brick Hotel isn't it! The service was good, but the food was awful! What head chef at a nice restaurant cannot cook a steak? We had 5 people in our party send there steaks back 2 times... More 

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