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“Great weekend!”
Review of The Times House

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The Times House
Ranked #2 of 19 Jim Thorpe B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Coppell, Texas, United States
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61 reviews
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“Great weekend!”
Reviewed May 13, 2014

I stayed here over the mother's day weekend with my adult daughter. It was our first visit to Jim Thorpe. We stayed in the Serenity room at Times House and had an absolutely lovely stay. Not as formal (aka uncomfortable) as Bed-and-Breakfasts can sometimes seem. The hosts were casual and easy going and made me feel extremely comfortable (told us to txt them if we needed anything, gave us great suggestions to visit around town, blessed us with baked goods, and then left us to our devices. Appreciated that!). The scones, muffins, and cakes were absolutely delicious and we packed them as snacks for our various adventures during the day. Our room was very clean - and the whirlpool tub was quite clean as beautifully inviting well! The Inn provides parking - which was a huge plus when the little town got hopping with visitors during the day. My daughter and I had an accident in the room when we opened a bottle of wine that had apparently gone bad and developed pressure (which created a small spray when we opened it). We called our hosts in to show them the problem and they were extremely forgiving and understanding. I would absolutely stay here again! One consideration I would recommend when choosing a room: Our room had a lovely private bath, but the other room on our floor (the Overlook) had private access to a bathroom outside their room. The rooms are situated in a way that the Overlook guests walk in front of the Serenity suite to use their bathroom which involves much door opening and closing. Maybe talk to the owners about this and let them help you choose the best room for your stay and your weekend plans. The Overlook guests on our weekend were very up-and-at-'em-extremely-early kinda folk - and we were looking to sleep. That didn't jive too well. Overall - beautiful, comfortable, charming, and welcoming.

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  • Stayed May 2014, traveled with family
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed May 1, 2014

My wife and I stayed here last October and wanted to see the area in the spring as well. Once again, The Times House provided the perfect place to stay. Wonderful, huge room, great baked good, great location. If we visit Jim Thorpe again, we'll definitely make The Times House our home base.

  • Stayed April 2014, traveled as a couple
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delaware
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Reviewed April 30, 2014 via mobile

We visited Jim Thorpe for our 25th anniversary.
We were delighted with fresh flowers, chocolate dipped strawberries, wine, AND champagne!
Our room was always provided with fresh baked items which were wonderful.
We went to a concert at Penn's Peak--a fun mountain top venue.
We were also able to go horseback riding on a beautiful day.
We enjoyed the restaurants and shopping in town.
We would recommend Times House to everyone!

Stayed April 2014, traveled as a couple
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New York City, New York
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Reviewed April 30, 2014

My wife and I needed to get out of the city for the weekend, and the Times House was exactly what we were looking for. Diane and Chris were wonderful hosts, greeting us at the door even with a late check in on Friday night at 10 PM. When we arrived in our room, we were greeted with an extremely comfortable bed, peace and quiet, and a well-stocked fridge and snacks.

Over the course of the weekend, we enjoyed the quiet comfort of our room and the surrounding area. It was nice to just walk around the town, and we even ran into Diane and Chris at a nearby store. Everything in the room was immaculately clean and it was just what we were looking for that weekend. We hope to be back!

  • Stayed April 2014, traveled as a couple
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Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed March 29, 2014

Just visited Jim Thorpe for the first time. Our hosts at The Times House insisted on giving us their cell phone number in case we needed help with directions or advise on restaurants, etc.
Our third floor room was roomy and very welcoming with luxury sheets and towels as well as fresh baked goods. The Times House added to our great experiences in Jim Thorpe. Can't wait to return.
J & L Walters

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  • Stayed March 2014, traveled as a couple
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Wapwallopen, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed March 10, 2014

We just returned from our third stay at The Times House. As always, Chris and Diane were wonderful. This time we stayed in the Serenity Suite - absolutely gorgeous as were the other two which we have stayed in. Fresh baked goods, fruit, and a well stocked fridge every time. The place is immaculate. Yesterday was the St. Patricks Day parade and not a sound was heard in our suite. If you have ever been to the parade in Jim Thorpe, that is truly something to be appreciated because there are a LOT of people around. The Times House is a great location. You park your car in their lot and walk to everything. If you want a truly relaxing and fun getaway,
treat yourself and your special someone to a weekend here at the Times House.

  • Stayed March 2014, traveled as a couple
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Bloomfield, NJ
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Reviewed March 9, 2014

Had an amazing Valentine's weekend spent at the Times House. This bed and breakfast was full of charm and character. The owners are great and accomodated us very well. They even set the room up with roses, sparkling cider and chocolate covered strawberries. It is very convenient and clean. I enjoyed the classic decor. We stayed in a very spacious room (studio) complete with it's own small eat-in-kitchen. There were always goodies left for us in the kitchen (especially her apple cake..yum!!). It is so conveniently located right in the heart of Jim thorpe so everything is in walking distance. Parking was also avilable for us.We absolutely loved this place!!

  • Stayed February 2014, traveled as a couple
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Additional Information about The Times House

Property: The Times House
Address: 25 Race St, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229-2003
Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Pocono Mountains Region > Jim Thorpe
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 19 B&Bs / Inns in Jim Thorpe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 4
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located in the heart of Jim Thorpe, you'll enjoy the romantic elegance of the circa 1870 Times House Bed & Breakfast, just steps away from shops, restaurants, wine tasting and more. Delicious en suite Continental breakfast, Whirlpool tubs, electric fireplaces, Tesla Destination Charging Station, free electric car charging, bike storage. ... more   less 

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