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Alexander Inn

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301 South 12th and Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Ranked #9 of 83 Hotels in Philadelphia
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I really cannot fault this hotel. It is within walking distance of everything one would want to see in Philadelphia , yet in a quite area , it is clean , the rooms are well furnished , the breakfast adequate and the staff are friendly and helpful.

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a little gem. A lot of character in this charming 48 room hotel. It has a 1940's feel but was built in the 1890s. It had a lovely comp breakfast with the most lovely guy working in the breakfast room. Great Place.

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Mount Kisco, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This "boutique" hotel seemed like a great value and it was! Reasonably priced, beautiful hotel. Located in a mostly residential & pleasant neighborhood, it's only four blocks to the Philly Phlash Tourist bus service on Market Street that takes you to all the historical and cultural sights for a $5 day pass. Staff were courteous, helpful and attentive; free continental... More 

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Downingtown, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have stayed here several times and I have always had a nice time. The staff are wonderful, friendly and informative. The rooms are clean and quaint. They have free WiFi and good cable tv. The hotel is situated in the "gayborhood.". Their continental breakfast is very good with fresh fruit, muffins et al. Great location near the theater, restaurants,... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in Philly for our first visit which was a mixture of holiday & conference & this was the ideal base. The staff were very friendly and helpful with nothing being too much trouble. Complimentary breakfast plus coffee / tea/ pastries available in the afternoon made you feel very settled. Although our room was a little dark it was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was the loveliest hotel we ever been. The location is great, the room decoration and the general atmosphere that the hotel provides are just great. However, I think it is mostly suitable for couples and not families. Breakfast is very simple.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First, know what you need and if you need a standardized cookie cutter hotel, don't stay here. This place is a bit quirky and off-beat, but it felt like being in a real neighborhood and real place and not like you could place this hotel anywhere else. This a neat little place to stay after staying twice at the Marriott.... More 

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Pennsylvania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here for 3 nights when I attended a the ISTE conference at the Philly Convention Center. It is an older hotel that has been redone which gives it a nice historic charm. The room was comfy and the rate was very reasonable. Breakfast was good with choices like breads, waffles, fruit, yogurt, bagels, Emglish muffins, juices, coffe and... More 

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Flint, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our room was huge! It was a 2 double bed room and we had so much room. I was expecting a smaller room because it was an older building and everything else seemed tight. Breakfast was included and was filling and complete. Loved the character of the building. You have to park in a parking ramp a few blocks away,... More 

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Elliston, Virginia
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This boutique hotel is located close to everything you want to see in downtown. The rooms are large and cozy, the beds are comfortable, the views from the upper floors are wonderful, and the owners are friendly, helpful, and conscientious. The hotel verges on Art Deco and while the art work is impressive, the hotel itself is the show. The... More 

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