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“Very comfortable bed.”
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Sentinel Motel
Ranked #4 of 7 Hotels in West Chester
2 reviews
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“Very comfortable bed.”
Reviewed 31 March 2014

Comfortable. Clean. Safe. Staff were very nice. Comfortable. Clean. Safe. Hot water was endless. Comfortable clean safe. Very pretty setting atop a hill. I saw deer one night. For sure would stay again.

  • Stayed March 2014
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Reviewed 24 March 2014

I had a great stay at this friendly family owned motel. Everyone was very helpful. The room was clean, comfortable and so quiet that a deer even wandered across the hill one night. Also, it was very easy access from the car. I would stay here again. This is a very good choice for a budget motel.

  • Stayed March 2014, travelled solo
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Nirav P, General Manager at Sentinel Motel, responded to this review, 19 May 2014
Dear Sarah,

Thanks for staying with us at the Sentinel Motel and for posting your review on TripAdvisor. We appreciate both!

I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay and also that the staff was helpful and pleasant. Please come visit us again soon!
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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 29 October 2013

Had 89 year old on a Fall excursion and she enjoyed the friendly management and room so much we stayed an extra night. The motel is on hill with park-like setting so very quiet. They had large TV with Satellite so had more than enough channels to watch. The motel is older, but being improved. Our room was large, clean, and very comfortable.

  • Stayed October 2013
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Lansdale, Pennsylvania
1 review
Reviewed 4 August 2013

Having traveled quite frequently lately, we had been staying at some "chain hotels" only to find sagging beds and outdated accommodations. The Sentinel has become a very welcome change to the norm. A wonderful family-owned motel with a very friendly staff and lovely and spacious rooms. The beds are comfort-topped and seemingly brand new with fresh linens and the room itself was immaculate. As one reviewer has mentioned "the most comfortable bed I have slept in for years"!!!! Mini-fridge and microwave were nice additions along with a chaise lounge giving us plenty of room to spread out. Nestled in between West Chester and Wilmington the local dining options are also quite nice. Economical, well-managed, nicely renovated and centrally located... what more could you want??? (Two thumbs up!!!)

  • Stayed August 2013, travelled as a couple
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Newark, Delaware
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Reviewed 22 July 2013

have stayed on 2 separate occasion within the last month...both times the rooms were clean and well maintained....the service was excellent and very friendly....I saw no evidence of any bed bugs in either room....the cable system is lame, but i wasnt stayin to watch tv....could have been more towels in room, but what we had was acceptable....overall a decent clean room for a good price

  • Stayed July 2013, travelled as a couple
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Nirav P, General Manager at Sentinel Motel, responded to this review, 25 July 2013
Thank You for your recent review of our property. I am happy to read that you had a wonderful stay with us! We always strive for higher customer satisfaction by providing exceptional service. We hope to welcome you back again soon while in the West Chester area. Thanks again for choosing Sentinel Motel as your home away from home.
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West Monroe, Louisiana
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Reviewed 9 May 2013

While traveling fron Clarksboro New Jersey, my husband and I had gone 20 miles when his truck quit in a busy road x'ing. traveling with a small dog. They do not allow pets, period; the mgmt was so kind and allowed us to stay with our pet. Rooms recently remodeled and the most comfortable bed I have slept in for years. Rooms have a nice modern decor, mgmt was great. Thank you for accomodating this weary traveler, her pet and her hubby

Room Tip: I prefer hotels over motels, if you do also I highly recommend this motel.
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  • Stayed May 2013, travelled on business
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Reviewed 29 August 2012

My wife and I were celebrating July 4 fireworks at Long-wood Gardens. I decided to book this last minute trip for us at Long-wood gardens. The hotel is comfortable and reasonably quiet if your room is away from the banquet facilities. The room was absolutely spotless. It was decorating with cute images on the walls and mirror space for both of our egos. Haha. For the three weeks that I stayed the staff was more than helpful with directions... The room we booked was clean and quiet. Front desk people were friendly. Only minor disappointment was lack of breakfast...House keeping was superior and in a timely manner. The only thing that didn't impress me was the very small shower stalls. A clean green and lush outer space with ample parking space. Comfortable rooms excellent location with flexible rates in this economy...

  • Stayed August 2012, travelled on business
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Property: Sentinel Motel
Address: 1445 Wilmington Pike, Chadds Ford Twp, West Chester, PA 19382-8316
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > West Chester
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 7 Hotels in West Chester
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:2 star — Sentinel Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 18
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
***** Certificate of Excellence ***** Located south of West Chester, the Sentinel Motel is 2 miles from the Brandywine Battlefield, 4 miles from West Chester University and 8 miles from Longwood Gardens. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and flat-screen TV's are offered for your entertainment. Each newly remodeled spacious guest room at the Sentinel Motel includes a refrigerator, microwave, and satellite TV. The brightly decorated rooms have a work desk for you convenience and an en suite bathroom. The West Chester Sentinel Motel is air conditioned and offers fax and copy services at the 24-hour front desk. The motel also has a vending machine with drinks. The motel situated on top of the hill is in one of the finest areas and only a few miles away from dozens of restaurants. The Brandywine River Museum is 10 minutes' drive and The Chadds Ford Winery is 15 minutes' drive from the motel. ... more   less 
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