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Spencer House Bed and Breakfast

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Been here 3 times, perfect weekend getaway! Breakfasts were amazing! Close to wineries, brewery and parks and zoo.the Spencer suite is our favorite. Joy and Fletcher are always helpful and accommodating.

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joy c, Owner at Spencer House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We're so glad you came back to see us again too! See you both soon. Fletcher and Joy

Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 30 October 2016

After some thorough research, my wife and I stayed here for a weekend in mid-October. The accommodations could not have been more perfect. The house was beautiful. The breakfast was fantastic. And Fletcher and Joy were wonderful hosts. They helped us with some ideas of places to go while we were in Erie. Will definitely stay at the Spencer House...

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joy c, Owner at Spencer House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks so much for choosing to stay with us! We look forward to your next visit. Fletcher and Joy

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 24 October 2016

If you are visiting Erie, or passing through, I highly recommend the Spencer House. This B and B is in a beautifully maintained and restored Victorian mansion on millionaires row. The inn is convenient to Erie sites, such as Presque Isle State Park, the Maritime Museum and the Greenfield basket company in North East. The hosts are extremely accommodating, helpful...

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joy c, Owner at Spencer House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Burt and Jane, thanks for such a wonderful review of us and of Erie! Hope to see you both again next time you're basket shopping. Fletcher and Joy

Wisconsin
Reviewed 12 October 2016

My husband and I stayed here for one night on our way home from vacation in New York. So glad we chose this B&B. The inn is beautiful, clean and well maintained. We stayed in Mary's room. The room was nice but the bathroom areas are quite small. Joy and Fletcher are exceptional hosts. Breakfast was very good. The inn...

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Buffalo, New York
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We felt welcome and treated like family the moment we were greeted at the door. The home was amazing, you felt as though you were transported back in time. Our hosts Joy and Fletcher were kind and thoughtful and were there if needed but you felt like the place was yours. Rooms were very clean as was the rest of...

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joy c, Owner at Spencer House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Mark and Lori, thanks again for staying with us! We look forward to your return visit soon. Fletcher and Joy

Lansdale, Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed 2 October 2016

A nice stay in a beautiful old house. Our room was beautiful and comfortable. On Sunday afternoon we had a bottle of champagne sitting in the sun in the second floor portico. Does life get any better than that? Breakfast was great the next morning. Our hosts were friendly and helpful. I almost never give 5 star ratings, but the...

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joy c, Owner at Spencer House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Steve and Anna, it was great having you here, too. We look forward to whatever excuse you can find for your return visit to Erie, and can't wait to see you both again! Fletcher and Joy

Reviewed 29 September 2016

I decided to choose this B&B because of the comments regarding the friendliness of the owners. I was glad I did, because it did make the experience more personal. The house is gorgeous of course, and the owners are very proud and are happy to show you around and tell you the history. True, the uniqueness of the rooms means...

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joy c, Owner at Spencer House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the wonderful review! This was a very hot summer for sure, and hopefully we'll have a normal one next year. We're looking forward to your next visit to Erie. Fletcher and Joy

Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Spencer House for the first time during our weekend for the North East Winefest. Our hosts, Joy and Fletcher were wonderful people. Breakfast was fantastic!! The rooms very nice, accommodating all our needs. Met other delightful couples, sat on the huge front porch to enjoy each other's company. Close to many restaurants and activities. Made our weekend...

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joy c, Owner at Spencer House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Deb and Jason, thanks for staying with us! Hope to see you next year again. Joy and Fletcher

Greensboro, North Carolina
Reviewed 23 September 2016

We have been staying at Spencer house on and off for 18 years. We won't be going anywhere else when we make our yearly visit to this Lovely city next year!. This magnificent old house has been so lovingly restored by the owners, one feels as if this is truly the way it looked inside when it was new. As...

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joy c, Owner at Spencer House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Diane and Dan, it's always great to see you back again. We can't wait until next year either! Fletcher and Joy

Erie, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Spencer House is a restored mansion near everything you would want to see and do in Erie. Joy and Fletcher are gracious hosts who went out of their way to see that all of our needs were met. The accommodations are great, the rooms well appointed. Our stay was like traveling back in time. We highly recommend staying there.

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joy c, Owner at Spencer House Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Mark and Karen, thanks so much for the wonderful review! We're so glad your family thought of us for your getaway, and can't wait to see you both again. Fletcher and Joy

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The only full service Bed and Breakfast in Erie, we're a beautifully restored Victorian mansion on Historic Millionaire's Row. Close to Gannon University and within walking distance of wonderful restaurants. Built in 1876 as a wedding gift, you'll feel welcome as soon as you enter the front door. All rooms have a private bath, cable television, free wireless internet and individual controls for heat and air conditioning. Walk to many local restaurants and attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Spencer House Bed and Breakfast

Address: 519 W 6th St, Erie, PA 16507-1128
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Erie
Price Range: RM457 - RM784 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Spencer House Bed and Breakfast 2.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“All the rooms are beautiful - we stayed in Captain's Quarter, which was the nicest, in our opinion.”
MHillmy, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Shower in Mary room is very compact!”
zaworkman, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the very comfortable "Mary's Room", There is a small sitting area just outside the room with a fridge, coffee and tea.”
BurtH901, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The sizes of rooms differs, look at the photos and phone and ask questions. The rooms are on the second and third levels.”
dpaschal05, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All of the rooms are charming. This is a B&B, not a hotel. All have private bathrooms.”
693deannas, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
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