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129 S 2nd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106 (City Center East)
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Thomas Bond House Bed & Breakfast
Ranked #6 of 27 Philadelphia B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    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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Brandon, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

The Thomas Bond House B and B turned out better than I could have imagined. This historic house is situated in a perfect location to see Philadelphia historic sites. The Innkeepers went out of their way to provide information about places to see and how to get there. The breakfast was great. The complimentary glass (or two) of wine in... More 

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Bondhouse, Assistant Innkeeper at Thomas Bond House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Wayne: It was a real pleasure having the two of you as guests of the inn. I can't agree with you more that our location is perfect for taking in all the historic sites. Chrissy and I really appreciate your kind remarks. If you are ever back in the states and Philadelphia, I hope you visit us again. Anthony More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

This B & B delivers if you are new to B & Bs or seasoned. Our party of 4, which included seasoned and new B & Bers was a hit. The host is friendly, accommodating, knowledgeable of the area and makes certain your stay is comfortable and enjoyable, going out of his way to ensure that you are pleased with... More 

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Bondhouse, Assistant Innkeeper at Thomas Bond House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Howard Family: It was a pleasure having the 4 of you as guests of the inn. Chrissy and I really appreciate the compliments. Myeshia does a great job preparing breakfast on the weekends and I will pass your kind remarks to her. We were happy that you were able to get a last minute reservation and hope that you will... More 

Columbia, South Carolina
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

My sister and I stayed at the Thomas Bond House during our annual "girls get away" and couldn't have been more pleased. The location is superb - in the Old City section of Philadelphia-close to many excellent restaurants and within easy walking distance of the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, etc. The inn itself is charming. While the room was a... More 

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Bondhouse, Manager at Thomas Bond House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. We do really enjoy meeting our guests and I get a special joy in meeting families and siblings. Thank you and your sister for coming and spending some time with us. We agree that the rooms do need some sprucing up and are planning to do some work this winter! If you... More 

Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
5 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

My husband and I really enjoyed our stay at the B&b. The location was prefect (close to the subway system)! We stayed in the "pink" room (Phineas 303). Our room was very small but worth a stay. The hospitality was refreshing! The staff go out of their way to help you out whether it's helping you find a local running... More 

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Bondhouse, Assistant Innkeeper at Thomas Bond House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Danielle: It was a pleasure having you and Josh as our guests. Chrissy and I appreciate your kind words. We take pride in accommodating our guests needs, especially when it comes to dietary restrictions. We hope you visit us again the next time you are in Philadelphia. I hope you did well in the half marathon. Anthony More 

Walldorf, Germany
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256 reviews 256 reviews
255 hotel reviews
168 helpful votes 168 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 via mobile

This B&B is an old colonial house and is located right in the thick of things. Our room on the highest floor was small but very nice. Be prepared to climb some steps, though. In contrast to many other B&Bs we've stayed, no cooked breakfast was served. However, breakfast was good and Chrissy, the inn keeper is a very good... More 

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Bondhouse, Assistant Innkeeper at Thomas Bond House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Tina and Gunter: Chrissy and I appreciate your feedback. We enjoyed having you as our guests. During the week, we offer a continental "plus" breakfast. On the weekends, we do serve a hot breakfast. Next time you are in the states, we hope you visit us and you have the opportunity to try Myeshia's French Toast. Anthony More 

Redlands, California
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
42 hotel reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We just returned from our second stay at the TBH. Loved it more than the first time. We stayed on the second floor in a very comfortably appointed room. The only complaint that I could make was that the bathroom was a bit dim. Other than that perfectly comfortable! The new innkeepers are very gracious and friendly. From the yummy... More 

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Bondhouse, Assistant Innkeeper at Thomas Bond House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Sherry and Dennis: Chrissy and I really enjoyed having you as our guests. We appreciate your kind words. Our next project for the inn will be upgrading the bathrooms, which is due to commence shortly. We look forward to your third visit where you can check out the renovations. Hope to see you in the near future! Anthony More 

Barberton
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

My husband, my sister and I have stayed in several bed and breakfasts around the US, this is the first one we stayed in I know I will never forget! Who else can say they stayed in a house Benjamin Franklin was in! The hostess was very nice and helped us carry out bags to the 4th floor and definitely... More 

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Bondhouse, General Manager at Thomas Bond House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind words! I truly enjoy meeting all the guests and hope that each guest has a comfortable stay. I hope we see you next time you are in Philadelphia!! Chrissy More 

Highland Beach
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This was our second trip to the Bond House this year. It would be hard to imagine having to stay anywhere else. Chrissy the innkeeper , Andrew, and her staff are amazing. From the moment you walk thru the front entrance you are treated like family. Anything you need and great advice on the sites and restaurants are for the... More 

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Bondhouse, Manager at Thomas Bond House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

You two are such a joy to have in the house! Thank you for the kind words, the trip advisor pin, and the delightful company! I truly appreciate you choosing The Bond House for your lodging! We all sincerely look forward to your next visit to Philadelphia! Which room do you get to try next?! Chrissy & Thomas Bond House... More 

Lowell, Massachusetts
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

The Thomas Bond House is right across the street from the City Tavern on 2nd St in the historic district of Philadelphia. Anthony is one of the new owners and he is a very kind, and attentive to his guests. The rooms are small, but everything is beautifully appointed. We enjoyed the early evening complimentary wine, and the hot breakfast... More 

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Bondhouse, Assistant Innkeeper at Thomas Bond House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Chrissy and I really appreciate your kind remarks. As much as I would love to say that I am one of the new owners of The Thomas House, Chrissy and I are the new innkeepers. The National Park Service actually owns the building. If you are ever visiting Philly from Massachusetts again, please don't hesitate to contact us. It was... More 

McLean, Virginia
Top Contributor
252 reviews 252 reviews
10 hotel reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Our greeting from innkeeper Chrissy at the Thomas Bond House B&B set the great tone for our stay. Service was excellent, particularly regarding dietary needs. OUTSTANDING LOCATION - Thomas Bond House is very well situated for visting the original and historic area of Philadelphia. It literally is right at the edge of the Independence National Historical Park, and is two... More 

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Bondhouse, Manager at Thomas Bond House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words! I was hoping you would be so kind as to let me know which room you were staying in. I do not want to provide uncomfortable beds or pillows, so I would like to replace the bed and pillows in that room. Since I have a room on the first floor, I... More 

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Additional Information about Thomas Bond House Bed & Breakfast

Address: 129 S 2nd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106
Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia > City Center East
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Thomas Bond House Hotel Philadelphia
Thomas Bond House Bed And Breakfast

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