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2 Star Hotel
A charming boutique hotel with 48 designer rooms, private baths, Hi speed wireless internet, in-room safes, DirecTV with 8 complimentary movie channels, great artwork, breakfast buffet, fitness center, historic tours from our door, discounted indoor parking nearby, a friendly staff and...
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301 South 12th and Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
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6.7 miles to Philadelphia Intl Airport
179 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
0.4 miles from City Hall
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We stayed at this inn for six nights to celebrate the July 4th week in Philadelphia. Our room was spacious and decorated so invitingly. The housekeeping staff kept our room exceptionally fresh and clean for us each day. The inn staff were friendly and helped...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We celebrated our anniversary here, staying two nights the beginning of July, 2018. The room was cozy and inviting. The staff were attentive. The Inn also had outstanding restaurant suggestions. A truly memorable experience.

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Response from Tony L, Manager at Alexander InnResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for writing and Happy Anniversary. So glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Tony Lombardo

Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was really quite charming in every way. The staff was accommodating, kind, and pleasant, and the building was clean, quaint, and lovely. I do want to issue one major caveat. If you are a light sleeper, this hotel is not for you. The...More

Thank Maria S
Response from Tony L, Manager at Alexander InnResponded 1 week ago

Hello, so sorry you did not get good rest while staying with us. Not sure of all the circumstances but if you read thru the hundreds of reviews we have, this complaint hardly happens. Please give us another chance on your next visit to Philly....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for 5 nights here. First the negative points: when I entered the room smelle bleachy. They probably cleaned the toilet with an overdose. Later that disappeared. My friends room was not cleaned very well but this was solved quickly after he mentioned this.Positive:...More

Thank Rik P
Response from Tony L, Manager at Alexander InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for writing, hope you come visit with us again. Tony Lombardo

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walk to everything. Close to transit. Weekend brunch until noon. No password for the internet. Affordable rates. And more. My go to favorite in Philly. Breakfast was good. Cute neighborhood. Clean rooms. A bit dated but a bargain

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Response from Tony L, Manager at Alexander InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for writing. Hope to see you again soon. Tony Lombardo

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Certificate of Excellence
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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Air Conditioning
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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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$159 - $195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#9 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
#15 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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$159 - $195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#9 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
#15 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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katieafes
June 19, 2018|
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Response from Tony L | Property representative |
The garage we use is: Parkway Garage located 1201 Walnut Street and the cost is $20.00 per 24 hours (no in and out). Tony Lombardo
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Hayley1607
March 18, 2018|
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Response from Tony L | Property representative |
Yes we can stow your luggage with the front desk. Looking forward to your visit. Tony Lombardo
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MissTBlu
February 21, 2018|
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"Our end room had wonderful, large bay window as well as a bathtub."
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"We were very happy just to go with what hey assigned us."
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"Ask for a quiet room away from other guests, if possible."
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"I like corner room 308"
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