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4520 Chester Ave At South 46th St., Philadelphia, PA 19143-3707
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#1 of 23 B&Bs / Inns in Philadelphia
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GreenLeaders Silver level
Award winning Victorian B&B, 10 guest rooms, free parking, full breakfast. Amazing collection of Victorian antiques with 21st century amenities such as WiFi, cable tv, phones, computer station, dvd and vcr. Easy public transit. Near universities and hospitals, 12 minutes to center city.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Board games / puzzles
Books, DVDs, music for children
Fax / photocopying
Baggage storage
Newspaper
Secured parking
Wifi
Snack bar
Special diet menus
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Picnic area
Shared lounge / TV area
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Room features
Allergy-free room
Soundproof rooms
Air conditioning
Housekeeping
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Flatscreen TV
Room types
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Quaint
Historic Hotel
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Special Offer:Free parking/breakfast

Location

Full view
69Somewhat walkable
Grade: 69 out of 100
125Restaurantswithin 0.75 miles
11Attractionswithin 0.75 miles
619Reviews2Q+A100Room tips
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Really comfortable. Best bed experienced in a long time. All accommodations are top quality and immaculate plus the place is period-perfect, like a movie set. Owners are genuinely happy to have you stay with them. Will be back.
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Response from TheGablesbb, Owner at The Gables Bed and Breakfast
Responded Mar 3, 2020
Good evening, Thank you for staying with us and for your support! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. Until next time. Regards The Gables Family
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Property's Favorite Review
We went there for a romantic play to stay for a weekend. All the rooms were furnished beautifully in keeping with the high Victorian history of the house. The house and rooms are immaculate. The inn keepers , Ricky and Cesar, were friendly and helpful. Breakfast is served in the formal dining room around a large dining room table shared with the other guests staying at the inn. The breakfasts were wonderful and the inn keepers will accommodate any special preferences in menu. Wine, soda, snacks , and yummy homemade cookies are always on hand for hungry travelers. The house has a wide, old fashioned porch which is great for relaxing with a book or conversation. We drove there and used the private parking spaces behind the house.
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Response from TheGablesbb, Owner at The Gables Bed and Breakfast
Responded Sep 29, 2019
Good evening, Susan It was great to meet you during your stay with us at The Gables. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and our breakfast. Until next time. Regards. The Gables Family
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Accomodating host, gorgeous rooms, love the antique everything, wonderful custom-made breakfast, cute dogs, comfortable bed and sheets, slept like a baby, love the free wine! It was like saying in a palace/museum
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Response from TheGablesbb, Owner at The Gables Bed and Breakfast
Responded Mar 1, 2020
Good morning! Thank you for staying with us and for your support. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us at The Gables. Until next time. Regards The Gables Family
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The Gables is a charming, beautifully appointed property. Our family has stayed here many times. The breakfasts are outstanding and the service is exemplary. Rates may seem a bit high but the experience is worth every penny spent.
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Response from TheGablesbb, Owner at The Gables Bed and Breakfast
Responded Feb 19, 2020
Good morning! Thank you for your continued support! We are glad that you continue to enjoy your stay with us. Until next time. Regards The Gables Family
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enjoyed the Victorian room again. great breakfast and treats. went to talulas garden for dinner. always stop at the Italian market for Fantes kitchen Store and Claudios for pastas, cheeses, and sausages.
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Response from TheGablesbb, Owner at The Gables Bed and Breakfast
Responded Feb 19, 2020
Good morning! Thank you for your continued support! We are glad that you continue to enjoy your stay with us. Until next time. Regards The Gables Family
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PRICE RANGE
$222 - $261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United StatesPennsylvaniaPhiladelphia
NUMBER OF ROOMS
10
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Gables Bed and Breakfast
Which popular attractions are close to The Gables Bed and Breakfast?
Nearby attractions include The Woodlands Cemetery (0.4 miles), House of Our Own Book Store (0.6 miles), and The Last Word Bookshop (0.7 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at The Gables Bed and Breakfast?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and free parking.
What food & drink options are available at The Gables Bed and Breakfast?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast and a snack bar during their stay.
Is parking available at The Gables Bed and Breakfast?
Yes, free parking, secured parking, and street parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to The Gables Bed and Breakfast?
Conveniently located restaurants include Saad's Halal Restaurant, Vietnam Cafe, and Marigold Kitchen.
Are there any historical sites close to The Gables Bed and Breakfast?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Battleship New Jersey (4.3 miles), Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul (2.4 miles), and Independence National Historical Park (3.5 miles).