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    Alexander Inn

    301 South 12th and Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
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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...More

    1  Thank SallyWhee
    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...More

    Thank Patricia A
    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...More

    1  Thank reneevero
    Reviewed 24 June 2012

    This locally-owned boutique hotel is perfectly located in Central City. The rooms are small but comfortable, the staff friendly and there when you need them. Breakfast is excellent; it puts many chains to shame. Coffeemakers in the rooms would be nice but not a major...More

    Thank georgemeade
    Reviewed 23 June 2012

    We found this hotel on Trip Advisor and followed the advice that, if it was booked via the various online services, we should call directly. We did just that and got a room for the one night we needed. We requested early check-in, and they...More

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    Amenities
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$ 159 - US$ 195 (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
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 48
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    Noreen I
    21 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
    30 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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    "Top (7th) floor is very hot. There's not much to see overlooking South Street."
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    "Rooms at the ends of the Hallways are larger."
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