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North Canton, Ohio
Reviewed 11 April 2016

We were so surprised and happy with our stay at the Bella Vista. We were in the Presidential Suite and it was absolutely beautiful. The room was very large with a sitting area, a king bed, and a small kitchen type area. This area was stocked with cereal, oatmeal, bread, fruit, milk, and juice that we could use for our...

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Timbuktu, Mali
Reviewed 2 April 2016

Nice room- clean, well furnished, good location but... single bed had broken slats which they asked us if we wanted fixed (???-of course- we were using it!), AC/heater information was wrong in the booklet so we had no access to it first night. Maid did not make up room but did leave an envelope for a tip (??) Walls super...

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Dan M, Owner at Philadelphia Bella Vista Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for bringing to our attention the vagary of the thermostat location. We have corrected that information in our info book. A little clarification on the broken bed slat. This only came to my attention at check in that evening. I asked the guest’s daughter who would sleep in the second bedroom if it would be a problem. She...

Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend went out to philly for a valentines getaway, and i decided to go with Bella Vista B&B, im soo glad i did! I loved this place from the vintage decor to the great neighborhood. The bed was comfortable the bathroom was very clean! And the room had everything we needed. Over all the stay was perfect!...

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Reviewed 3 January 2016

As a last minute of the year plan , we decided to ring the year in Philly instead of just hitting traffic to see fireworks in NY. After calling most hotels and bnb's with no luck and getting very frustrating, I called the Bella Vista bNb on the 31th at 11:30 and what a wonderful surprise! They not only accommodated...

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Dan M, Owner at Philadelphia Bella Vista Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We are thrilled that you were able to visit Philadelphia Bella Vista BNB and enjoy your stay with us. We have been doing a lot of renovations, repainting of all of the rooms, suites and common areas recently here at the BNB. Many of the rooms have had new colors, furniture and decorations added to enhance the Bella Vista experience....

Hamilton, Canada
Reviewed 16 November 2015

In Philly on business... Stayed at the Bella Vista at the 750 10th St in their Oasis Suite which is size of a small apartment equipped with a full kitchen, living room, bathroom and dining area. Gorgeous old Victorian house, supper comfy bed with what appears to be lovely period furniture, motifs and paintings (well, except the 1970ish breakfast table...odd)....

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 22 October 2015

they have 2 adjacent buildings, each with 3 floors. if you have luggage, expect to haul it up stairs. they offer a continental style breakfast. so, if you want a big glamorous breakfast, it won't be here. b & b is located in a neighborhood & parking is impossible. if you are a walker, you can walk to the historic...

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Dan M, Owner at Philadelphia Bella Vista Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for posting your information. Yes we are located in two independent side by side houses built in 1860. Viewing the Bella Vista web site before booking will help guests pick the best possible room for their visit. On the web site under the Guest Room tab you will find pictures of all rooms and suites. There are detailed...

State College, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 13 October 2015

The Philadelphia Bella Vista has a good location and is close to a lot of city attractions. It is the perfect place to stay for a one night weekend trip, because the prices are very affordable. The room I stayed in was very clean and I found my stay to be quite relaxing. I enjoyed the self -serve breakfast and...

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Reviewed 6 October 2015

Dirty, schlocky, noisy - the last time I stayed in a place this bad was on a college trip to Tijuana, Mexico over 20 years ago. From the broken tile in the bathroom, to the crappy furniture, to the dismall lighting this place is a loser. They should be ashamed to charge these prices for such run down accomodations. Find...

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Dan M, Owner at Philadelphia Bella Vista Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your opinion. Reading your review I wonder if we are talking about the same place. We have an excellent cleaning staff that works very hard to keep the BNB clean and presentable. All the rooms are thoroughly cleaned prior to the guests’ arrival. Our common areas are also cleaned on a regular basis. The staff is often...

New York
Reviewed 5 October 2015

A bit over the top in the decor department. THESE FOLKS LIKE TO COLLECT STUFF. Maintainence issues that really should be addressed, i.e. Doorknob falling off, loose electrical receptacle, uneven flooring ,rickety chair, was that drops of what? on the bathroom wall? and tub/caulking issue. Entryway extremely narrow as well as passageway dark. The outdoor area also narrow, dark and...

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Reviewed 28 September 2015

If you actually like B&B's, this is about perfect; funky, but clean and comfortable. Staff was great and dealt wonderfully with a small snafu (entirely on my end). My room was about twice as large as I would have expected for the price. Great area. Quiet, but short walk to South Street and Italian Market. The hotel also provides you...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
When guests enter this stately Philadelphia town home they are immersed in an inviting world full of character. A complement of antique furnishings, eclectic design, and decorative art, wonderful colors all make for a truly unique and wonderful place to call your Home Away From Home. You will be just a short stroll to many of the city's historic sites, museums, the central business district, the Pennsylvania Convention Center, and the Avenue of the Arts which boast the Kimmel Center, Wilma Theater and the Academy of Music. Just up the street you can visit the Hip South Street Entertainment District that offers more than 75 restaurants, 150 stores, theaters and nightclubs. South Street is adjacent to Penn's Landing Water Front along Columbus Boulevard where you will find more restaurants, history, boating and nightlife. Oh, and by the way don't forget to visit Geno's and Pat's Steaks located in the world famous Italian Market just around the corner. Bella Vista is the home to some of the country's oldest and best Italian restaurants. There are also many fine French, Vietnamese, Thai, Chinese, Mexican and Lebanese restaurants that offer a menu that is ready for your feast. Ah Bella Vista. You will smell the aroma of daily fresh baked Italian Bread from Sarcones Bakery and the Sweet Pastry Aroma coming from Isgro's Baking their world famous cannolis and the Saloon Bakery's preparation of their delicious treats. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Philadelphia Bella Vista Bed and Breakfast

Address: 752 S 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2746
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia
Price Range: ₹ 7,386 - ₹ 12,353 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Philadelphia Bella Vista Bed and Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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