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The Gables Bed and Breakfast

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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“trolley line”(13 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Pool
4 Star Hotel
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Offers from The Gables Bed and Breakfast
Special Deal: Free breakfast with your stay
Offers from The Gables Bed and Breakfast
Special Deal: Free breakfast with your stay
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My family and I stayed overnight on 6/16/18 in this B & B for a reunion. Little did we know that we will be staying in a place which has full of history, antique furnitures, decors in the Victorian era and other pieces of museum-worthy...More

Thank Narciso S
Innkeeper's Favorite Review
Reviewed February 28, 2018

The Gables is a gorgeous, well decorated early 19th century home in the University City section of Philadelphia. The hosts, Ricky and Cesar, are very considerate, professional, and friendly. The breakfasts we had were extremely well prepared and all fruit and vegetables were fresh. There's...More

Thank Eric J
Response from TheGablesbb, Owner at The Gables Bed and BreakfastResponded March 1, 2018

Good morning, Eric It was nice to host you and your daughter during your stay at The Gables. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for taking the time to write us a review Wishing your daughter good luck as...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

I had the pleasure to stay at the Gables when visiting PA with family for my USMLE STEP 2CS exam, supposedly a nerve-wrecking experience. Luckily, Cesar and Ricky (the hosts at the Gables) went above and beyond to make my stay as comfortable and relaxing...More

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Response from TheGablesbb, Owner at The Gables Bed and BreakfastResponded 4 days ago

Good evening, It was so nice to meet you and our parents during your stay with us at The Gables. We enjoyed our talks. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and thank you for taking the time to write us a review. Good...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Ricky and Cesar were the most gracious hosts.They were personable and professional. They made us feel welcome in their home. The decor in our room was lovely and the bed was very comfortable. The breakfasts were absolutely delicious! Fresh and cooked to order!

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Thank Jacqueline L
Response from TheGablesbb, Owner at The Gables Bed and BreakfastResponded 4 days ago

Good evening, Thank you for staying with us and taking the time to write us a review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay. Until next time. Have a wonderful summer! The Gables Family

Reviewed 5 days ago

We arrived and we were greeted warmly at the door of THE GABLES, All of our needs were taken care of by our hosts, Cesar and Ricky, The Garden suite was roomy , The bathroom was very clean, It was authenticly Victorian where it mattered....More

Thank Catharine H
Response from TheGablesbb, Owner at The Gables Bed and BreakfastResponded 5 days ago

Good evening, Catherine and Richard It was such a pleasure to meet and host you both. We are glad that we had the chance to get to know you both. Thank you for staying with us and writing us a review. Until next time. Have...More

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GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
$201 - $290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$201 - $290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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hentz98
October 21, 2016|
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Response from TheGablesbb | Property representative |
Good evening, we apologize for our late response to your email. For some reason we missed your message.Please contact us at 215-662-1918. Regards. Cesar Gonzales Owner and Innkeeper
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mkholland101
May 7, 2015|
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Response from giorgio11 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have a parking lot behind the property. On-street parking is regularly available as well. Best Regards, George
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"I prefer a room with a private bathroom."
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"Might consider better shower curtain in Garden room to eliminate water on floor during shower."
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