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Hillard House Inn

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Add me to the list of 5 star reviews for the Hillard House Inn! Every aspect of our stay was wonderful, the room was comfortable, quiet and spotless. The house itself is stunning, tastefully decorated and centrally located within walking distance of downtown restaurants and...More

Thank Brandon F
Reviewed 29 October 2017

My wife and I enjoyed our overnight stay at the Hillard House Inn. The Innkeepers were very welcoming and everything was is order when we checked in. The breakfast was outstanding as well. Highly Recommended.

Thank J2S
Response from HillardHouse, Owner at Hillard House InnResponded 31 October 2017

We are very happy that you had a pleasant stay with us at Hillard House Inn and that you are sharing your experience with the Travel community.Thank you and we hope to see you again.

Reviewed 26 September 2017

This was the feeling we had after leaving the Hillard House Inn, back on early September. Amazingly preserved, this 1865 architectural gem opened us its doors to another world, another time and we enjoyed every minute of it. The “Blue Room” was spacious and nicely...More

Thank Keeras
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This bed and breakfast was one of the nicest we have seen. Surrounded by beautiful gardens it is located next to the river within easy walking distance of downtown. It is also at the edge of the campus of Wilkes University. They have plenty of...More

Thank Dave M
Response from HillardHouse, Owner at Hillard House InnResponded 17 August 2017

We appreciate you taking the time to post such a lovely review about Hillard House Inn and would love to have you stay with us again. Summer is a great time to visit Wilkes-Barre.There are lots of downtown activities,the Riverwalk to explore and the local...More

Reviewed 23 July 2017

Innkeepers Gordon and Cecilia couldn't have been more welcoming and friendly. Their home is a beautifully preserved gem in a quiet neighborhood of stately, historic homes. Our room was clean and well-appointed. We had a delicious dinner at Cafe Toscana just a few blocks away....More

Thank Rebecca B
Response from HillardHouse, Owner at Hillard House InnResponded 25 July 2017

We are pleased that your stay with us was enjoyable,as was your dinner at one of our excellent local restaurants.Most guests,once they check in,want to stretch their legs and take a walk.We are fortunate to have a great selection of dining choices only a quick...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Price range
US$142 - US$166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Price range
US$142 - US$166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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Linda G
22 July 2015|
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Response from kbannasch | Reviewed this property |
There is a parking area behind the house. We have a large pick-up and had no trouble fitting back there along with several other vehicles. There is parking on the street as well; I do not recall any parking meters.
Room Tips
"we stayed in the gold room,very quiet."
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"The Gold Room is comfortable. Our friend stayed in The Blue Room, and she LOVED the window seats."
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"Every room is stunning.The house is amazingly well built for its age which is reflected in the comfort of the..."
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"Ask for the gold room.....it's the first room up the stairs!!"
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