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Cornerstone Bed & Breakfast

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Reviewed 3 days ago

My girlfriend and I stayed here over Valentine's Day weekend and it could not have been more lovely. The architecture of this place is a gorgeous time capsule, and the Continental Suite was our castle in the clouds. The mattress was deliciously firm, and the...More

Thank snocean35
Response from Chris S, Owner at Cornerstone Bed & BreakfastResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of the Cornerstone. We are happy to hear you enjoyed the hot tube in the Continental Suite. We always like hearing positive feedback from our guests. Please come again.

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Reviewed 12 July 2017

This has got to be the best bed and breakfast in Philly!! Their focus is definitely on making their guests feel welcome and comfortable. The neighborhood is peaceful and parking for the weekend wasn't a problem. The rooms were immaculate and beds very comfortable. The...More

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Response from Chris S, Owner at Cornerstone Bed & BreakfastResponded 16 July 2017

Hi Beverly, Thank you for the nice review. So happy to hear we could make your stay with us a pleasant and comfortable one. Looking forward to serving you again in September.

Reviewed 4 days ago

I can't say enough about how friendly and helpful Jules and Chris were to me during my stay! And it's a perfect location for access to Drexel or UPenn. This is a gem of a house as well - a beautifully maintained, historic B and...More

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Response from Chris S, Owner at Cornerstone Bed & BreakfastResponded 3 days ago

Hi Emily, Thank you for the nice review. You will have to return to Philadelphia and stay with us again when you will have free time to enjoy yourself instead of going to a lab every morning. Glad we could make your stay with us...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

The house was nice, cousy, and the house creeked with steps from the years of usage. Chris was nice and attentive. It is a little overpriced. The place is nice, it is a small room, a small bathroom and a shower if you wish to...More

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Response from Chris S, Owner at Cornerstone Bed & BreakfastResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of the Cornerstone. Just so you are aware all the rooms come with their own private bathroom. The Furness Room which you stayed in does have a small en-suite bathroom but many of the other...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed here March 14th because I had an exam the next day. The owners were so lovely and made me feel so welcome. They had snacks available and info on the closest restaurants and even a map on how to get to my CS...More

Thank uju06ubah
Response from Chris S, Owner at Cornerstone Bed & BreakfastResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your nice review of the Cornerstone. We are very happy to hear you had a "lovely experience." Hopefully you will get to come back and stay with us when you do not have to take a stressful test and relax and enjoy...More

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Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
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US$225 - US$262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$225 - US$262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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31 August 2017|
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Response from DLS380 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely! 30th street station is close for local trains and Amtrak. We took the subway from Drexel's campus and buses were also an option. Uber was available as well.
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26 April 2016|
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Response from Jersey_Ron46783 | Reviewed this property |
The parking is on street. During the time we were there, we were never more than a half block away, and generally, we were just across the street. It is free.
22 January 2016|
Response from Sara Marisa S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, no photos of the bathroom. It was ensuite and fully functioning, but the sink was not within the same space as the shower and toilet. Please don't let it stop you from staying here. The room I stayed in was on the... More
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