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Akwaaba Philadelphia

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3709 Baring St, Philadelphia, PA 19104-2305 See on map
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Free Parking
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I don't know if I can say enough good things. We stayed on a last-minute as a 2-year anniversary celebration, and we booked the Blue Note. I was a little worried when we first arrived, because despite ringing the bell a couple times, it didn't...More

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Response from MoniqueG347MC, Owner at Akwaaba PhiladelphiaResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for choosing Akwaaba Philadelphia to celebrate your Anniversary and allowing Michelle and Toni the opportunity to spoil you both during your stay. We love the love and welcome you back anytime, with wide open arms!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Akwaaba Philadelphia. Best time ever as a couple at this location. Surprise greeting by Ms. Greenwood. Royal treatment by innkeepers. Blue Note room provided superb comfort. Great location for walks to restaurants and access to City life. Visited Noble Lane earlier this year. Must see,...More

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Response from MoniqueG347MC, Owner at Akwaaba PhiladelphiaResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for sleeping around with us at our many Akwaaba locations and choosing our Philadelphia property to celebrate your husbands birthday. We enjoy having you as part of the family and hope to have the opportunity to greet you in another city soon!

Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

This weekend, we celebrated our 20th anniversary by staying at the Akwaaba Philadelphia, a great historical home with beautiful rooms and furnishings. The breakfasts served by innkeepers Michelle and Toni were delicious. They were gracious hosts and helped with planning our excursions and organizing spa...More

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Response from MoniqueG347MC, Owner at Akwaaba PhiladelphiaResponded October 9, 2018

Thank you Jamillah for choosing Akwaaba Philadelphia to celebrate your 20th wedding anniversary! We love that you enjoyed being spoiled by Michelle and Toni during your stay, and that you were able to explore our lovely University City neighborhood. We welcome you to come back...More

Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

All good things. Nice vibe, good music, food and staff. Down to earth, clean, safe neighborhood. We stayed in the Blue Note for two nights. The check in process was smooth, even though we arrived after 7pm. We didn’t want to leave!More

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Response from MoniqueG347MC, Owner at Akwaaba PhiladelphiaResponded October 8, 2018

We really enjoyed welcoming you to Akwaaba Philadelphia. Thank you so much for choosing us as your home away from home during your visit. We did not want you to leave either but we are hopeful to have the opportunity to see you again in...More

Reviewed October 4, 2018

Akwaaba Philadelphia was my first Bed & Breakfast experience and it was amazing! From the warm and hospitable greeting by Monique Greenwood, the tour of the B&B, and passing of the door key on a brass ring to the "Blue Note" room. The ambiance of...More

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Response from MoniqueG347MC, Owner at Akwaaba PhiladelphiaResponded October 8, 2018

Thank you for choosing Akwaaba Philadelphia to celebrate your birthday. It was a complete joy having you as our guest and we are so happy you enjoyed being spoiled by our hospitality during your stay in the Blue Note. We sure look forward to having...More

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Akwaaba Philadelphia Bed and Breakfast is an 1879 family-owned Victorian Mansion located in the University City neighborhood of Philadelphia in walking distance to Amtrak 30th Street Station, the More Mega and Bolt Buses, CHOP, Universities of Pennsylvania and Drexel, and the Philadelphia Museum of Art. The bus and trolley stop across the street and provide a 5 minute ride to the Pennsylvania Convention Center and the Historic District. Flexible check-in, check-out and 24/7 access to the dining room. There is free on street parking and available, reserved off-street parking for a small fee. Amenities include a full homemade breakfast each morning, complimentary wireless internet, TV with cable, personal refrigerator and microwave in each room. We also serve light afternoon refreshments each day. Choose from 6 rooms and suites, each with private bath. Some suites can accommodate up to 4 or 7 guests. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
$238 - $354 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
$238 - $354 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia
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christinesa2016
August 18, 2016|
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Response from Michele B | Reviewed this property |
Ditto, call the owner is accommodating and lovely!
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CapricornDigital
May 27, 2015|
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Response from Pam O | Reviewed this property |
I'm actually not sure, but if you give a call to the inn, the proprietor (Janet) is very accommodating and will be able to answer that question.
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Chris P
April 30, 2015|
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Response from SHManorBB | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in SHM. Our phone number is 215-472-2213. There is a 5 night minimum stay during the Catholic Families Conference which runs through Sept. 26th. Warmest regards, Janet
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"The rooms with King sized beds appeared to be bigger."
CMSSPoct
3 weeks ago
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"Our room was street side and was fine."
LadyPRF
Oct 2, 2018
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"Most rooms have a refrigerator/microwave. Each room is unique and has its own special qualities."
kaysera48
May 12, 2018
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"Our room overlooked Baring Street and was very nice (heard only a little bit of street noise and music and..."
FlushingG
Nov 3, 2017
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