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#15 of 23 B&Bs / Inns in Philadelphia
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Looking for a place to stay in Philadelphia? Then look no further than New Market B&B, a charming inn that brings the best of Philadelphia to your doorstep. New Market B&B is a charming inn offering air conditioning in the rooms, and it is easy to stay connected during your stay as free wifi is offered to guests. Nearby landmarks such as City Hall (0.9 mi) and One Liberty Observation Deck (1.4 mi) make New Market B&B a great place to stay when visiting Philadelphia. Philadelphia has plenty of Italian restaurants. So when you’re here, be sure to check out popular spots like Ristorante Pesto, Vetri, and Dante & Luigi's, which are serving up some great dishes. Looking for something to do in Philadelphia? Liberty Bell Center (0.6 mi), Museum of the American Revolution (0.4 mi), and Philadelphia's Magic Gardens (0.7 mi) are some popular attractions that are within walking distance of New Market B&B. We’re sure you’ll enjoy your stay at New Market B&B as you experience everything Philadelphia has to offer.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-smoking hotel
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Air conditioning
Non-smoking rooms
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87Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
26Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
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Loved the location; so close to South Street but also walking distance to the Old City. Breakfasts were wonderful and loved Norma. She is delightful and very helpful. Beware if you can't tolerate cats or walk up steep winding stairs, look elsewhere.
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Great location to walk to everything. Definately not the Ritz, but priced accordingly. If you are looking for a place to drop your head with a hot breakfast, this is the place. Nothing fancy, but comfortable. Steep stairs so not for anyone who has difficulties with that. I
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We stayed here for 2 nights in September. This row house has been lovingly restored by Norma and is a very interesting place to stay. There are only 2 guest rooms which makes it quite an intimate place. We were in the guest room on the 2nd floor which is large and comfortable.
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Response from Bridget C, Director of Sales at New Market B&B
Responded Dec 23, 2015
Dear Judy: So glad that you enjoyed your stay. Norma works hard to provide a wonderful experience for her guests. She will be happy to hear that you were pleased.
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Norma was a fantastic host, welcoming and incredibly concerned and helpful when our car was towed away! The house was clean, spacious and tastefully decorated. Breakfast was freshly prepared and cooked for us. It was affordable and in a pretty area accessible to shops, cafes,
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While I don't want to sully the reputation of the landlady, I feel I must be honest. Yes, the building that houses this B&B may very well be 200 years old. Norma, the owner and landlady, told me she's been running this B&B for 30+ years. Apparently, the building was a shell when
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Response from Bridget C, Owner at New Market B&B
Responded Sep 17, 2015
As the person responsible for booking your stay at the New Market Bed and Breakfast, I would like to respond to your critique. While it seems like the location worked well for you, and the hostess was extremely accommodating to your requests, it appears that the actual accommodation did not meet your expectations. Some of the quirky elements of the home such as the tight-winder stairs proved an unexpected problem for you. We alert all of our guests to this historic feature , but we will be sure to emphasize this to all future guests. You mentioned that the furnishings were old but not antiques. This property is a historic home, but it is not filled with antiques and perhaps we need to be more clear about this. As readers can see from the many positive reviews listed here, most guests find this accommodation to be a good value. It is in a great location and the hostess has many repeat guests which speaks to the good service that she provides. We appreciate the time that you took to evaluate your stay.
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United StatesPennsylvaniaPhiladelphiaCity Center East
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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