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Historic Hotel Bethlehem

3.5 of 5 437 Main Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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94 reviews 94 reviews
12 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We''ve stayed here many times and love the place. However, this time we ate breakfast in the Tap Room and the service was very slow, even though the place was about 1/3 full. We sat for so long with no service that the hostess noticed and came over to the table. When we did get service, the server was good... More

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new york ny usa
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is such a short drive from NYC and has everything you could want. The atmosphere is relaxing, the staff is so gracious and helpful, the Tap Room has great cocktails and food. To have 24 hour room service is a pleasure. We shopped downtown, ran over to the Sands Casino for a couple of hours, then had room service... More

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed at Hotel Bethlehem for business last month; usually I roost at the newer, chain hotel in town (not mentioning any names here!). I've traveled to Bethlehem for business for years on a quarterly basis, and have always driven by Hotel Bethlehem thinking I needed to give it a try. Last month I did, and I'm completely sold. The... More

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Helmetta, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The staff and accommodations at the Historic Hotel Bethlehem helped make our 4 day weekend a super great time! We were blessed to be a part of Harvest Fest, Oktoberfest and all the other events going on in beautiful Bethlehem this past weekend! This Hotel puts you in the middle of everything! There is certainly no other place to stay... More

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Spokane, Washington
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81 reviews 81 reviews
12 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I couldn't have asked for a better experience at a hotel. The historic building is beautiful and the pillows were to die for comfy on my bed. They use Bath & Body Works products and who doesn't love that? Most importantly their service was beyond expectation. Every single person was friendly. People remembered my name throughout the week, and knew... More

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atlanta georgia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

If thirty five dollars is not out of your price range for an excellent brunch the food is spectacular. It is pricey for the area but I would go back. Unlimited breakfast and lunch choices with omelette and prime rib station. No complaints

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31 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I traveled to Bethlehem for business, and at the last minute, was able to switch from an ordinary chain hotel to the lovely and unique Hotel Bethlehem. I couldn't have been more pleased with my choice to stay here. The setting is absolutely idyllic, and the hotel itself is full of character. The decor is very traditional, which is appropriate... More

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Sean L, Manager at Historic Hotel Bethlehem, responded to this review

Hi MomWisconsin, Thank you for choosing to stay with us! We are pleased to hear that you made the switch at the last minute and you enjoyed your stay. The Moravian Bookshop is one of a kind. We are very fortunate to have them right across the street. Thank you for your comments. We hope to welcome you back soon… More

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On September 13, 2014, my new bride and I were married at St. Anne's Catholic Church and after an exciting horse and carriage ride from the church with our youngest grandchildren, we experienced a wonderfully prepared reception at Hotel Bethlehem. The entire staff was most professional and worked diligently to make our day very special. The soft background music of... More

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Sean L, Manager at Historic Hotel Bethlehem, responded to this review

Hi Frank C, Congratulations to you both! We appreciate you taking the time to share your experience. We are pleased to hear that you had a wonderful time. Our staff takes great pride in ensuring that everyone has a great experience while they are here. Thank you for mentioning them. We share all of our reviews on TripAdivsor with them.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently had my wedding reception in the Grand Ballroom at Hotel Bethlehem, and I could not have imagined a more perfect place to celebrate with my family and friends. The service was exceptional from the early planning stages all the way through the brunch we held the next morning. I must give a big thank you to Kathy for... More

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Sean L, Manager at Historic Hotel Bethlehem, responded to this review

Hi ali_p33, Congratulations! Thank you so much for the praise! It was an honor to have your wedding here. We are very happy to hear that you and your husband enjoyed yourselves! All of our associates strive to exceed your expectations at every turn. Thank you for taking the time to mention them. We will share your comments with all... More

Bridgeton, New Jersey
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at the Hotel, to go see the Festival.We parked our car in the parking garage,they have which is nice to have.We walked down to the festivities.We had a blast,food was good and the entertainment was fantastic!!!. Everything was open,the shop's around the Hotel.Was easy access to go anywhere from the Hotel.This Hotel is Fantastic!!I love the history about it.Wherever... More

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Sean L, Manager at Historic Hotel Bethlehem, responded to this review

Hi leola h, Thank you for sharing your comments with us. We are happy to hear that you and your fiancé enjoyed your stay with us. The Celtic Classis is a very fun and entertaining weekend. There quite a bit to see and do and as you mentioned we are located in the heart of the festival. Thank you for... More

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Address: 437 Main Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018
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Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Bethlehem
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Historic Hotel Bethlehem 3.5*
Number of rooms: 128
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