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Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South at Widener University

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The Best Western Philadelphia Airport South at Widener University is the perfect hotel for your visit to Philadelphia and its suburbs. The hotel is located just minutes from Philadelphia International Airport, providing 24-hour Airport shuttle service. We are also located across from the campus of Widener University, and just minutes from Swarthmore College. Only 1 mile from Harrah's Casino and the closest hotel to PPL Park (Home of Major League Soccer's Philadelphia Union). The hotel provides complimentary 24-hour shuttle service, continental breakfast, free parking, free high speed wireless and wired internet access, daily newspapers and much more. Also featuring fitness and business centers. Stay at the newest, greenest, and most friendly Best Western hotel in the Philadelphia area!
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Shuttle Bus Service
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
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Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Microwave
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Location
Full view
56Somewhat walkable
Grade: 56 out of 100
13Restaurantswithin 1 km
0Attractionswithin 1 km
Contact
1450 Providence Ave, Chester, PA 19013-5715
Getting there
Philadelphia Intl Airport10 km
Mercer County Airport66 km
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Good value that was overcome by the noise. Our room was very noisy from outside and above. The hotel is next to a busy three lane road. It’s across the street from Widener University. The hotel is not as close to the airport as others. While the room decor was good, I probably
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Response from Nerissa M, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South at Widener University
Responded 1 week ago
Dear gils1719, Thank you for sharing a review. I regret to discover that you weren't thoroughly impressed with us during your most recent stay. I sincerely apologize for this inconvenience, especially with the noise. We will reach out to our staff to discuss this and see how to address this issue as the comfort of our guests matters to us. We do hope to serve you again soon so that we may change your opinion at our hotel.
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Hotel's Favourite
We arrived here absolutely exhausted after a dizzying college tour seeing 6 colleges in 7 days. We desperately needed rest and a comfortable place to stay as we’d been in crappy Air BnBs (they are going down hill). We arrived here not expecting much and we were greeted by a
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Response from Nerissa M, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South at Widener University
Responded 26 Oct 2018
I can't begin to tell you how much we enjoyed reading this review Lola R . It is very rewarding to hear your perspective of our hotel and we appreciate that you have acknowledged our efforts to provide a clean, comfortable, and hospitable experience. Thank you for your feedback and kind words regarding the five star service and accommodations that you received during your most recent stay with us! We look forward to the next!
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This hotel serviced its purpose as a stopover. We only stayed one night.The staff were friendly and helpful, the room was comfortable. It’s has a good location right near a restaurant and a mini supermarket. There was decent wifi, which suited our teenage son.
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Response from Nerissa M, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South at Widener University
Responded 1 week ago
Hi Jeannine O, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are glad to learn that you had a comfortable and convenient experience. Thank you for your kind compliments staff. We seek to give each guest a very comfortable and accommodating experience and we are thrilled to hear of our success in this ambition. We hope to serve you again in the future.
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Stayed here with a friend and it was an amazing. Nice property on Widner's campus. I defnitely recommend this hotel to all travelers passing through here. The Staff is professional and pleasant. Very nice hotel!
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Response from Nerissa M, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South at Widener University
Responded 2 weeks ago
Hi charlesv510, It is wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that you have rated our hospitality and accommodations so highly! I am glad that you enjoyed the value and we were able to provide you a comfortable experience. Thank you for your awesome review and we look forward to serving you again.
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When we arrived everything was fine. The girl at the front desk was excellent. He gave us the room 2 queen bed was disgusting the bed full of hair and the bathroom toilet all pissed. I went downstairs again to the front desk and the girl changed my room for a suit. I was
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Response from Nerissa M, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South at Widener University
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear aylacaroline9, It is great to hear from you and I am so glad that you enjoyed our staff courtesy and have taken the time to recognize the hospitality and care that we aim to provide for each of our guest. We will also reach out to our staff to make sure they maintain cleanliness at the hotel and have more options for breakfast. Thank you and we look forward to serving you again.
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Do you have cribs?
No they don’t
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Yes.
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Is there a fee for a pet to stay?
I'm not sure, sorry.
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Yes, they do. Please make sure to mention that you need long term when booking.
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Does the shuttle go to the casino and ppl park?
Yes, our complimentary shuttle goes to Harrah's casino and PPL park.
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"Ask for a room not facing Providence Avenue for a quieter stay."
"Back side of hotel facing parking and the neighboring church building is nice and quiet."
"Do not stay here at all - get a room elsewhere"
"Stay somewhere else"
"Make sure if there are teams in town, ask to not be on their floor. This hotel is across the street to a University."
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PRICE RANGE
US$88 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
best western philadelphia airport south at widener university hotel chesterbest western chester
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
BEST WESTERN PLUS Philadelphia Airport South at Widener University
LOCATION
United StatesPennsylvaniaChester
NUMBER OF ROOMS
60
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