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Appel's Society Hill B & B

414 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-4216 See on map
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

Staying here will give you a taste of what it's like to live in the city. Plenty of choices for a continental breakfast and close to area attractions and public transportation. Roughly halfway between Independence Hall and South Street.

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Reviewed 5 May 2014

We spent 1 week during an international congress at the Philadelphia Convention Center. The location is perfect (for the congress and for tourism), the house is historical with very confortable accomodation. Nice breakfast and room. Harry and Marilyn are charming and helped us a lot...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2013

Stayed 3 nights. Great location, Musty odor in stairwell. For 3 nights 2 person stay was expected to use only one towel and wash cloth a piece for the 3 nights. Not accommodating when offered to pay additional for more bath linens. Blinds dirty filled...More

10  Thank 2Travelers69
Reviewed 2 May 2013

We spent four nights at this very nicely renovated historic home. we had a second floor room. Currently the third floor rooms are not being rented, but would be a stiff climb to access. The hosts, Harry and Marilyn Appel, are charming and were helpful...More

2  Thank rpassmo
Reviewed 4 October 2012

I've stayed here several times and always had an enjoyable experience. The hosts make me feel right at home and are very helpful with recommendations for restaurants and places to see and visit. The rooms are always very clean and comfortable. Being near historic sites...More

1  Thank Writer_12
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United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia
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United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia
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"Ask policy about bed and bath lines"
26 Sep 2013
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"The second floor front bed room seemed to be the best. Don't expect eggs and bacon, only cold cereal,..."
1 May 2013
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