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The Inn at Swarthmore

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Overview
10 S Chester Rd, Swarthmore, PA 19081-1305 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Staff is Excellent, the Inn is Clean, the Restaurant Very Good, and the Location to the Campus and Town Could Not Be Any Better. Kudos, to the entire staff from the General Manager, to the Desk Associates, Maintenance, Cleaning, Bartenders, Wait Staff and Chefs.More

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Response from Robert M, General Manager at The Inn at SwarthmoreResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for your valuable input and kind words regarding our Inn and its service and amenities. I am glad you enjoyed your recent stay at The Inn at Swarthmore and visit to the Broad Table Tavern. It was our pleasure to have...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We don't usually stay at college hotels simply because we assume a high cost and a worn out room. We stayed here because after driving 3.5 hours in a horrible rain storm with splash backs that obscured the road, I was exhausted and determined to...More

Thank bernie6214
Response from Robert M, General Manager at The Inn at SwarthmoreResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your valuable input regarding our Inn and its service and amenities. I am glad you enjoyed your recent stay at The Inn at Swarthmore. It was our pleasure to have you as our special guest. I will certainly pass on the kind...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The inn is handsome and well-situated next to the campus and train station. Parking is free and convenient, a big plus. The room we had was comfortable. Good towels, an unusually good ironing setup. Everything seemed clean. But minor annoyances, and a disappointing restaurant, will...More

Thank danf212017
Response from Robert M, General Manager at The Inn at SwarthmoreResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your valuable input regarding our inn and restaurant and its services and amenities. Your suggestions and recommendations will assist us in improving our product and service for the future enjoyment of all of our guests. I am so sorry to hear about...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Inn is in a perfect location and since we were there midweek in the summer, the campus and town were sleepy. The decor of the Inn is inviting to our tastes, somewhat minimalist. Parking was easy in the back lot. We specifically asked for...More

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Response from Robert M, General Manager at The Inn at SwarthmoreResponded 3 weeks ago

Your input regarding our inn and restaurant and its services and amenities are very important to us. I am so sorry to hear about the problems you encountered with the water pressure,toilet and noise during your visit to The Inn at Swarthmore and the Broad...More

Reviewed August 6, 2018

Very friendly staff at check in/check out, including housekeeping! The Broad Tavern restaurant wait staff was professional and offered good food! Room was clean, quiet and bed was comfortable! I will stay here again if I am in the area in the future!More

Thank Traci S
Response from Robert M, General Manager at The Inn at SwarthmoreResponded August 7, 2018

Thank you for your valuable input regarding our Inn and its service and amenities. I am glad you enjoyed your recent stay at The Inn at Swarthmore. It was our pleasure to have you as our special guest. I will certainly pas on your kind...More

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Description
Located on the scenic Swarthmore College campus, our 40 guestroom and suite property embraces one of our most historical towns. An easy train ride to Center City Philadelphia and only 15 minutes from the ...More Philadelphia Airport, guests will appreciate the location convenience. Guests may also experience our farm to table restaurant, Broad Table Tavern. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair access
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
40
Price range
$146 - $269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Pennsylvania > Swarthmore
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
40
Price range
$146 - $269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Pennsylvania > Swarthmore
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Room & Suite (4)
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