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Alexander Inn

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301 South 12th and Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed at this small hotel for 4 nights while attending a conference. I highly recommend it as an alternative to the more expensive, generic and boring chain hotel. Friendly, personal service, character rooms, breakfast included, free wifi. Within 10 minutes walk of the convention centre and historic buildings, handy to cafés and restaurants.

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Boone, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After having heard for years about this gem of a place, we finally experienced the warmth and character of this simple but classic hotel. As explained in other reviews, the place isn't fancy, but our room was clean and obviously well-cared-for. Our bathroom, small compared to those in most chain hotels in the states, was evocative of Europe, and our... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed at the Alexander Inn for a night while visiting Philly. Although it is nothing fancy, this hotel was clean, very friendly and was at a safe and convenient location. Parking was not on-site, however was cheap and only a couple of blocks away. We pretty much walked everywhere during our stay. The Alexander Inn is... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here for one night whilst on a business trip. The rooms are of a nice size, (I had one on the 6th floor) and are clean. It is in a great location near to the alternative South Street shopping area. As it was Winter when I was staying the heating was quite warm and the rooms do not... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really well priced, made to feel at home. Stylishly decorated with a difference. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Would definitely stay again. Could walk to most places and a short cab if you have luggage. Good restaurants nearby.

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Peacham, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just stayed at the Alexander for the third time, and loved it again. A great location, close to everything fun in Philly. Nice rooms - not large, but large enough, with truly pretty repro Biedermeier furniture. Pleasant breakfast room, nice staff, free wifi. At a great price! You really can't go wrong. My ONLY suggestion is they could offer... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

i stayed in Philadelphia for a convention at the Convention Center. I needed a place to sleep that was close to the event and local restaurants. I was on the 6th floor in a small room with a queen bed. The room was clean, was freshened every day. Sleeping was great, he mattress just right. The front desk staff was... More 

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New York, New York, United States
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24 reviews 24 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in Philadelphia overnight recently because we love wandering around that town. It was cold but so great to be at a hotel where the staff was among the friendliest in the world, who care more for your comfort than you can believe. And who maintain a space that is absolutely lovely and comfortable. Their breakfast, it is really... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here one night. Was very happy I went with the Alexander Inn. Very clean hotel, comfortable beds right in the middle of everything. Every staff member we interacted with was wonderful and informative. Great parking deal of just $15 for up to 24 hours. Breakfast was nice also. The corner room we had was spacious too! If I goto... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Great place to stay, nice location in The city center, quiet neighbourhood. The staff are very friendly and polite. Bedrooms very clean, you can use a fitness center 24 hours a day and also computers, great breakfast. Fruits and snacks available The hole day. Price is really reasonable.

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Address: 301 South 12th and Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia > City Center East
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 48
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Also Known As:
Alexander Hotel Philadelphia
Alexander Inn Philadelphia
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Philadelphia
#8 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
#10 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
#19 Family Hotel in Philadelphia

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