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    Penrose Hotel

    2033 Penrose Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19145-5623
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    • Excellent5%
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    • Terrible46%
    Jul 7, 2017
    “Donna Katz ”
    Jun 9, 2017
    “Two days in Philly”
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Reviewed June 16, 2015

    The only reason we booked this hotel was that it was walking distance to a concert and not expensive. It really is the pits. The staff are great considering they are working in a place that is literally falling apart. The bed was clean and...More

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    Reviewed June 16, 2015 via mobile

    It started with the Friday night check in. Parking was easy, but I was blind sided by a 10 dollar per day per car parking fee. There is no other parking around, so I was forced to pay. I didn't let that bother me, because...More

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    Reviewed June 15, 2015 via mobile

    The hotel had one working elevator! 16 floors about 20 some rooms to each floor! Getting up or down was a nightmare! Took steps twice smelled of sewer! The hotel room was old run down most of the outlets did not work! No microwave no...More

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    Reviewed June 11, 2015

    The only good thing of staying at this hotel were the beds, very comfortable. I checked in and went down stairs to let them know that my AC was not working. The woman at the front desk said "but it is not even hot today"....More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Conference Facilities
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • $73 - $174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 192
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    • Also Known As
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    Response from Sahily G | Reviewed this property |
    First of all, I wouldnt recommend this hotel at all. I thought that with a bus stop closeby it will make it easy for us to go around philly, but we had to walk to Oregon station instead (10-15min walk). Bad decision!! If you... More
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    Response from cinnebar | Reviewed this property |
    no Amish on this area. Lancaster County is where you need to be, sbout 3 hours away. there are bus tours of the Amish area if you don't want to drive. the hotel is very practical but more a business type or good for... More
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    September 19, 2016|
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    Response from Mark086 | Reviewed this property |
    we did not pay anything on the days we were bucked for.
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    "Avoid the upper floors; run from the free breakfast"
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    "The photos on the web site must be from yearwcago before the hotel got run down. Cleaning and customer..."
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    "Stay on a higher floor to avoid traffic noise. Stay on a lower floor due to only one working slow elevator so..."
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