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    Alexander Inn

    301 South 12th and Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
    (215) 278-4605
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    Reviewed 23 October 2012

    I stayed at Alexander Inn for 1 night. Check in was a breeze and the concierge was very friendly and welcoming. The room was rather small with just enough room for a full/queen sized bed, a desk/dresser and a night table. The bathroom had a...More

    Thank gulggi
    Reviewed 17 October 2012

    This is a very comfortable hotel in an excellent location. It has modern conveniences but retains a period atmosphere. We had a spacious corner room - it was very clean & the beds were very comfortable. The room fridge was useful though we would have...More

    1  Thank Ama473
    Reviewed 16 October 2012 via mobile

    I stayed here for two nights recently and was pleasantly surprised with the Alexander Inn. The location was perfect since we did not have a car. The main historic sites are easily reached on foot. I recommend it highly. If I have to single out...More

    1  Thank Anthony B
    Reviewed 15 October 2012

    The Alexander Inn is a charming boutique hotel - conveniently located, reasonably-priced, and well-maintained. Price is a real bargain compared to the big chain hotels. Lots of restaurant choices within a few blocks, and everything you want to see is within walking distance.

    1  Thank mimilala
    Reviewed 11 October 2012

    My wife and I had just one night to visit the city and couldn't be more pleased with the accomodations and staff at the Alexander Inn. Hotel is clean, beds comfortable, and it's located within easy walking distance to many of the sights, restaurants, etc......More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$158 - US$194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Best Value Hotel in Philadelphia
    • #9 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
    • #15 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
    • #20 Family Hotel in Philadelphia
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 48
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    • City Center East
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    Noreen I
    20 February 2017|
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    Response from BrissieExplorer | Reviewed this property |
    This is no big hotel with fancy settings but the hotel was like home from home. The price when booked early was much lower than other hotels in the area. The location was fantastic, the rooms a very good size and the... More
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    20 February 2017|
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    Response from sjf101 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, just park your car in the public lot that is recommended by the hotel. A two-three block walk and discounted by the hotel. Easy in and out.
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    JohnNV51
    29 January 2017|
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    Response from Tony L | Property representative |
    Yes, we use a parking lot located two blocks north of the hotel. $20.00 for 24 hours.
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    "Higher up with street view"
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    "Top (7th) floor is very hot. There's not much to see overlooking South Street."
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