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Alexander Inn

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Wayne, New Jersey
Reviewed 5 July 2012

This was our spot to stay for attending a Saturday wedding in Philadelphia. The staff, room, location and breakfast were all fine, and the historic building and restored decor were lovely. They even keep some snacks available throughout the day, and were very good with recommendations for sights and restaurants.

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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 5 July 2012

My favorite place to stay in Philadelphia. Great service. Great rooms (a little on the small side, but if you are making a short trip, you won't need more). Always a good time.

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Lima, Peru
Reviewed 3 July 2012

We enjoyed staying at the Alexander Inn, great location, nice neighbourhood, friendly staff, clean bathrooms and room. The location is perfect, very close to main avenues, but far enough to make it a quite place to rest, lots of coffee places and bars and restaurants nearby... breakfast was good, but I don´t know what´s with the ice cold boiled eggs!!!...anyway,...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 July 2012

Had a thoroughly enjoyable stay at the Alexander Inn. A quick and easy check in meant we were out on the sights in no time. It's in a terrific location well within walking distance of most of the city's attractions and a friendly greeting from all the staff made you feel welcome. Would stay there again and would have no...

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Orlando
Reviewed 1 July 2012

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Alexander Inn. The check-in was easy and fast. We parked our car right across the street while we chcked in and then took our car to their discounted garage down the street - 3 blocks. We had a corner room - 201 that was ready for us at 10:30 in the morning. Yea! We...

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Barnegat, New Jersey
Reviewed 30 June 2012

My wife and I have stayed at various Philly hotels for weekend get-a-ways. This was our first stay at the Alexander Inn. We will be back. A friendly and helpful staff. A great neighborhood location (safely walk to good restaurants, bars, shopping, historical sites, quiet at night). Clean rooms (well decorated & insulated from street noise, some are small). Value-priced...

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State College, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 26 June 2012

Even though I book standard room which is not big. However, they have every thing you need in the room and very well organized. Most importantly, staffs there are well trained and very friendly. Great choice of bath lotion as well.

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Reviewed 25 June 2012

My husband and I stayed at the Alexander Inn for three days. We were very happy with the location, easy walk to all the historical area's and we are in our late 50's. Plus it was a very hot day....well into the 90's! We stayed in a delux queen room and found it very comfortable and clean. I liked that...

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Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 25 June 2012

I just got back from a three night stay at the Alex Inn. It was a delight. The staff is incredible. The complimentary breakfast in the morning was wonderful (loved the fresh grapefruit). It is conveniently located. The room rates are extremely affordable by Philadelphia standards. Our room, while small, was clean and cute. We had a room with a...

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UWS NYC
Reviewed 24 June 2012

On my way back to Nyc after a short stay in Philly. The Alexander Inn was great. Close to a bit of shopping, and reataraunts, even Reading Terminal market (15 minutes) then on to the liberty bell (another 15) and a short taxi ride to Citizens bank park or to the 30th street train station. Room was clean and had...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A charming boutique hotel with 48 designer rooms, private baths, Hi speed wireless internet, in-room safes, DirecTV with 8 complimentary movie channels, great artwork, breakfast buffet, fitness center, historic tours from our door, discounted indoor parking nearby, a friendly staff and reasonable and consistent rates from $125.00 ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alexander Inn

Address: 301 South 12th and Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia > City Center East
Price Range: ₹ 10,236 - ₹ 12,569 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Alexander Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 48
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Also Known As:
Alexander Hotel Philadelphia
Alexander Inn Philadelphia
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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
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“Top floor Lovely view of the City at night”
Maryido, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Snag one of the large, end rooms”
Offandrunning, 27 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The rooms on the upper floors are the most quiet”
mikechomko, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Choose a queen room if you require more space. Rooms are generally small”
LI-fam, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Take a room on the higher floors with a "City View". It is a quite street so no worries about street noise.”
waynem1, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
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