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Paoli, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here on a visit to a local company. No complaints. Nice clean rooms, good bar to hang out with colleagues after work and a decent restaurant. Would stay here again if circumstances brought me back to the area.

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was a comfortable place to stay for a family event in town. It was a 25 minute drive to downtown Philadelphia and Independence Hall, a quick drive to Valley Forge Park, and close to downtown Malvern which had some cute shops and restaurants (the Malvern Buttery was amazing!). The room was comfortable and we used the restaurant in...

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Harrington Park, NJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice hotel. Rooms were very comfortable and very clean. Attended a Wedding at nearby inn. Staff was very accommodating and transported guests to and from the wedding venue. Enjoyed a wonderful buffet breakfast the next morning. Great place to explore the Valley Forge area.

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the Desmond for a conference in October. The conference facilities are for the most part quite good. Internet connection was good and the meals were fine. On the other hand the hotel needs a facelift more or less across the board. The rooms are quite dated. The pillows are horrible. Random hairs in the sheets and bathroom were...

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Reykjavik, Iceland
Reviewed October 24, 2016

This was a wedding trip. The rooms, as many say, need updating. The doors and walls are thin so you hear everything in the halls and the room next door. Room and bath were clean, though there was a water stain from a slow drip under the sink that had not been addressed. They are understaffed in the restaurants. Breakfast...

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Aston, Pennsylvania
Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Desmond for a wedding that was held at another venue. The after party and breakfast was held at the Desmond. They did a wonderful job all around. The rooms were so beautiful and comfortable. I highly recommend the Desmond Hotel.

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Orland Park, Illinois
Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

My nieces wedding was in the ballroom at the Desmond Hotel. It was a wonderful place for the wedding. The staff was very accommodating. We also stayed for 3 nights at the Desmond. Plenty of parking. Front desk clerks we very nice. Staff that we met in the halls, always greeted us. Everyone was very friendly. The food in the...

Thank ksinglete
Reviewed September 30, 2016

The room was on the dark side, unless all the lamps were progressively turned on. The 4 poster bed appeared rather charming but the mattress quality was poor, stiff, & uncomfortable. The sheets didn't feel soft and the thin blanket between the sheets wasn't warm enough, but when the bedspread was used as well, it felt too hot. Enough outlets...

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Fuerth, Germany
Reviewed September 25, 2016

As we stay only for one night in Malvern we. choose the Desmond as the Marriott was 100 bucks more expensive. The Desmond was aus expected, Service and room was good. Interieur looks very conservative, no change over years. Restaurant Fox & Hound offers Snacks and Drinks. Breakfast not included, except Company regulations.

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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed September 5, 2016

We stayed here three nights as part of a group gathering celebrating a prep school reunion nearby. The rooms were clean, the service was very good, and the a la carte breakfast was tasty but expensive, We learned that on Sunday morning, the a la carte breakfast ends and you must order the buffet. Glad we got in the dining...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to a one-of-a-kind hotel, conveniently located in one of Pennsylvania's most scenic and historic settings. From the moment you walk in, you'll know why guests tell us The Desmond is the best part of traveling. It's a difference you can taste, whether you're savoring fresh seafood and prime steaks in The Hunt Room, fresh Maine lobster in our seasonal Sunset Grille, or relaxing with cocktails, snacks and comfort food in our authentic English pub, the Fox and Hounds. Above all, it's an experience that removes you from the distractions of everyday life, and surrounds you with the quiet pleasures you deserve. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Desmond Hotel Malvern

Address: 1 Liberty Blvd, Malvern, PA 19355-1419
Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Malvern
Price Range: $177 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Desmond Hotel Malvern 3.5*
Number of rooms: 194
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Newark, Delaware
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“It may be a long walk but if you have a room at the end of the hall it may be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Roadtraveler53, Oct 24, 2016 | Read review
“Location of the hotel is in an suburban-like setting so the rooms are probably quiet everywhere (unless you have noisy neighbors).”
 of 5 bubbles ninat727, Sep 30, 2016 | Read review
“Upper Floor”
 of 5 bubbles Flsammler, Sep 25, 2016 | Read review
“Go somewhere else. This place needs an urgent renovation. It's falling apart.”
 of 5 bubbles DanielPaula, Aug 19, 2016 | Read review
“get the king size bed!”
 of 5 bubbles elizabethdN6759HB, Jul 25, 2016 | Read review
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