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The Gables Bed and Breakfast

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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Special Deal: Free breakfast with your stay
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Owners contacted us days before due dates, asking if we had special dietary needs. The day before arrival, they called to make sure that they would be on hand to welcome us. On arrival, we were made to feel at home, and given a grand...More

Thank dougnancymiller
Response from TheGablesbb, Owner at The Gables Bed and BreakfastResponded today

Good morning, Mr. and Mrs. Miller Thank you for staying with us. It was nice to meet you both. We appreciate your support and thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We are glad that you both enjoyed your stay. Until...More

Innkeeper's Favourite Review
Reviewed 28 February 2018

The Gables is a gorgeous, well decorated early 19th century home in the University City section of Philadelphia. The hosts, Ricky and Cesar, are very considerate, professional, and friendly. The breakfasts we had were extremely well prepared and all fruit and vegetables were fresh. There's...More

Thank Eric J
Response from TheGablesbb, Owner at The Gables Bed and BreakfastResponded 1 March 2018

Good morning, Eric It was nice to host you and your daughter during your stay at The Gables. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for taking the time to write us a review Wishing your daughter good luck as...More

Reviewed yesterday

The Gables provides the quintessence of gracious hospitality. The ambiance is lovely and calm. The breakfasts are delicious--different every day with enough variety for anyone's preference. Each room is filled with Victorian charm--an adventure!More

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Response from TheGablesbb, Owner at The Gables Bed and BreakfastResponded yesterday

Good evening, Thank you for staying with us. It was nice to meet you. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. Until next time. Have a wonderful summer! Regards The Gables...More

Reviewed yesterday

The Gables is clean, beautifully appointed with amazing antique furniture and is very comfortable.The hosts are quite accommodating and even though the place was at capacity it was very quiet...much more so than a hotel. It can be a bit difficult to find if you're...More

Thank shinestardrc
Response from TheGablesbb, Owner at The Gables Bed and BreakfastResponded yesterday

Good morning, Don Thank you for staying with us and taking the time to write us a review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay. Until next time. Have a safe trip back home. Regards The Gables Family

Reviewed 3 days ago

This was my first visit to Philly after a decade and a half ago for a reunion. The event was hosted at The Gables B&B which is owned and operated by Cezar and Ricky along with his family members, including their cute dogs, sugar and...More

Thank Anthony L
Response from TheGablesbb, Owner at The Gables Bed and BreakfastResponded 2 days ago

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$202 - US$277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$202 - US$277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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hentz98
21 October 2016|
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Response from TheGablesbb | Property representative |
Good evening, we apologize for our late response to your email. For some reason we missed your message.Please contact us at 215-662-1918. Regards. Cesar Gonzales Owner and Innkeeper
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8 May 2015|
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Response from giorgio11 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have a parking lot behind the property. On-street parking is regularly available as well. Best Regards, George
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"Enjoy the fresh-baked cookies in the foyer and a glass of wine from the pantry, all courtesy of the hosts..."
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"I prefer a room with a private bathroom."
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"Country willow"
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"Might consider better shower curtain in Garden room to eliminate water on floor during shower."
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