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The Desmond Hotel Malvern

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Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 21 December 2016

I stayed one night for business. Great location and walking distance to a company I was visiting in Malvern. The room was confortable and clean (mostly). I arrived late and left early so there's not much I can comment on but the staff at the front desk were very helpfull in storing my luggage while I went to my business...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 20 December 2016

I stayed one night for business. Great location and walking distance to my company offices in Malvern. Pros: Location is central and close to highway, restaurants and short driving distance from Wegmans and KOP mall. Across (Walking distance) from several small stores and a Wawa where you can get good quality food. This is also one of the safest neighborhoods...

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Paoli, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed here on a visit to a local company. No complaints. Nice clean rooms, good bar to hang out with colleagues after work and a decent restaurant. Would stay here again if circumstances brought me back to the area.

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Mike_Chain, General Manager at The Desmond Hotel Malvern, responded to this review

Dear PennsyTravelers; Thanks for your review! Hopefully we will see you again soon.

Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 27 November 2016

This hotel was a comfortable place to stay for a family event in town. It was a 25 minute drive to downtown Philadelphia and Independence Hall, a quick drive to Valley Forge Park, and close to downtown Malvern which had some cute shops and restaurants (the Malvern Buttery was amazing!). The room was comfortable and we used the restaurant in...

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Mike_Chain, General Manager at The Desmond Hotel Malvern, responded to this review

Dear Ccgaz; Thanks for your review, hopefully we will see you again soon. I too like the Buttery and our food. Our is team exceptional, thanks for recognizing them! Sincerely, Michael Chain

Harrington Park, NJ
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Very nice hotel. Rooms were very comfortable and very clean. Attended a Wedding at nearby inn. Staff was very accommodating and transported guests to and from the wedding venue. Enjoyed a wonderful buffet breakfast the next morning. Great place to explore the Valley Forge area.

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Mike_Chain, General Manager at The Desmond Hotel Malvern, responded to this review

Dear akorch1; Thanks for your review and staying with us, we are glad you enjoyed the wedding weekend! Sincerely, Michael Chain

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the Desmond for a conference in October. The conference facilities are for the most part quite good. Internet connection was good and the meals were fine. On the other hand the hotel needs a facelift more or less across the board. The rooms are quite dated. The pillows are horrible. Random hairs in the sheets and bathroom were...

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Mike_Chain, General Manager at The Desmond Hotel Malvern, responded to this review

Dear Singdunum011; Thanks for your review, and your feedback. I'm glad you generally liked your visit and I am sorry about the pieces that weren't up to our standard. Our pillows are all synthetic down, and generally well received. I'll look into all comments regarding your room. We will continue to make improvements to our property as we do every...

Reykjavik, Iceland
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This was a wedding trip. The rooms, as many say, need updating. The doors and walls are thin so you hear everything in the halls and the room next door. Room and bath were clean, though there was a water stain from a slow drip under the sink that had not been addressed. They are understaffed in the restaurants. Breakfast...

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Aston, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Desmond for a wedding that was held at another venue. The after party and breakfast was held at the Desmond. They did a wonderful job all around. The rooms were so beautiful and comfortable. I highly recommend the Desmond Hotel.

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Orland Park, Illinois
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

My nieces wedding was in the ballroom at the Desmond Hotel. It was a wonderful place for the wedding. The staff was very accommodating. We also stayed for 3 nights at the Desmond. Plenty of parking. Front desk clerks we very nice. Staff that we met in the halls, always greeted us. Everyone was very friendly. The food in the...

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Reviewed 30 September 2016

The room was on the dark side, unless all the lamps were progressively turned on. The 4 poster bed appeared rather charming but the mattress quality was poor, stiff, & uncomfortable. The sheets didn't feel soft and the thin blanket between the sheets wasn't warm enough, but when the bedspread was used as well, it felt too hot. Enough outlets...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to a one-of-a-kind hotel, conveniently located in one of Pennsylvania's most scenic and historic settings. From the moment you walk in, you'll know why guests tell us The Desmond is the best part of traveling. It's a difference you can taste, whether you're savoring fresh seafood and prime steaks in The Hunt Room, hot off the grille seasonal favorites on our Sunset Grille deck, or relaxing with cocktails, snacks and casual fare in our authentic English pub, the Fox and Hounds. Above all, it's an experience that removes you from the distractions of everyday life, and surrounds you with the quiet pleasures you deserve. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Desmond Hotel Malvern

Address: 1 Liberty Blvd., Malvern, PA 19355
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Malvern
Price Range: ₹ 10,338 - ₹ 14,832 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Desmond Hotel Malvern 3.5*
Number of rooms: 194
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“Even high rooms include slamming doors.”
ljhunt55, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“ask for a better view.”
Kalalia, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“It may be a long walk but if you have a room at the end of the hall it may be quieter.”
Roadtraveler53, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Location of the hotel is in an suburban-like setting so the rooms are probably quiet everywhere (unless you have noisy neighbors).”
ninat727, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
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