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Premium bedding, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Premium bedding, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Premium bedding, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Guest reviews

4.9/5 Exceptional
237 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air Conditioning
  • Business Services
  • Laundry

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Explore the area

Popular LocationUniversity of the Sciences in Philadelphia7 min walk
Popular LocationUniversity of Pennsylvania13 min walk
Popular LocationChildren's Hospital of Philadelphia6 min drive
AirportPhiladelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.)17 min drive

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  • Luxury Suite, 1 Queen Bed, Fireplace

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 305 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsLuxury Suite, 1 Queen Bed, Fireplace
  • Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 240 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Garden View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 207 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsStandard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Garden View
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed (Hall Bath, shared)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 229 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsStandard Room, 1 Queen Bed (Hall Bath, shared)
  • Standard Room, 2 Twin Beds (Hall Bath, shared)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 264 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsStandard Room, 2 Twin Beds (Hall Bath, shared)
  • Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 328 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 224 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsStandard Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Deluxe Room, Multiple Beds, Garden View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Twin Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, Multiple Beds, Garden View
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 196 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsStandard Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed (Private Bath, adjacent (not ensuite))

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 174 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsStandard Room, 1 Queen Bed (Private Bath, adjacent (not ensuite))

The average per-night price is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices exclude taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

About this area

Philadelphia

Located in Philadelphia's University City neighborhood, The Gables B&B Philadelphia is in the historical district and near the airport. Please Touch Museum and Philadelphia Museum of Art are cultural highlights, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit Reading Terminal Market and Walnut Street. Check out an event or a game at Citizens Bank Park, and consider making time for Philadelphia Zoo, a top attraction not to be missed.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • University of the Sciences in Philadelphia - 7 min walk
  • University of Pennsylvania - 13 min walk
  • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia - 6 min drive
  • Mutter Museum - 8 min drive
  • Drexel University - 9 min drive

Getting around

  • Philadelphia 49th Street Station - 6 min walk
  • 46th St. Station - 18 min walk
  • Philadelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.) - 17 min drive

Restaurants

  • Milk & Honey Market - 3 min walk
  • Dottie's Donuts - 3 min walk
  • Atiya Ola's - 4 min walk
  • Fiesta Pizza - 4 min walk
  • Queen of Sheeba - 4 min walk
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About this property

The Gables B&B Philadelphia

Victorian Philadelphia bed & breakfast in University City, near University of the Sciences in Philadelphia
A snack bar/deli, a 24-hour business center, and coffee/tea in a common area are available at this smoke-free bed & breakfast. Free full breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a microwave in a common area, a refrigerator in a common area, and concierge services are onsite. All 10 rooms feature modern comforts like TVs with cable channels, along with free WiFi. Guests will also find premium bedding, ironing boards, and free toiletries.
The Gables B&B Philadelphia offers 10 air-conditioned accommodations with irons/ironing boards and complimentary toiletries. Beds feature premium bedding. Televisions come with cable channels. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

Free self parking

Food and drink

Free full breakfast available daily 8 AM–9:30 AM
Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

Private picnics

Family friendly

Dry cleaning service
Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

Free newspapers in lobby
No elevators
Reception hall

Guest services

Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Dry cleaning service
Front desk (limited hours)
Luggage storage
Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

English

Business services

24-hour business center
Computer station
Meeting rooms

Outdoors

BBQ grill(s)
Garden
Picnic area
Terrace

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Wheelchair-accessible parking

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Couples dining
Fireplace in lobby
Romance packages available
Shared microwave
Shared refrigerator
Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

Air conditioning
Premium bedding

Bathroom

Free toiletries

Entertainment

Cable channels
TV

Food and drink

Champagne service

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Iron/ironing board

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 1 PM - 10 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children 10 and younger are not allowed at this property; All guests older than 10 are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 15.0 per day
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

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Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 15.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

We should mention

Children 10 years old and younger are not permitted at this property
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

Property is also known as

Gables Bed & Breakfast
Gables Bed & Breakfast Philadelphia
Gables Philadelphia
Gables B&B Philadelphia
The Gables B&B Philadelphia Philadelphia
The Gables B&B Philadelphia Bed & breakfast
The Gables B&B Philadelphia Bed & breakfast Philadelphia

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Gables B&B Philadelphia and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Gables B&B Philadelphia offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Gables B&B Philadelphia cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is this property pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this property?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this bed & breakfast?
Check-in is from 1 PM–10 PM.
What time is check-out at this bed & breakfast?
Check-out is at 11 AM.
Where is this bed & breakfast located?
Located in University City, this bed & breakfast is within a 15-minute walk of University of the Sciences in Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania. Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and Drexel University are also within 2 mi (3 km). Philadelphia 49th Street Station is 6 minutes by foot and 46th St. Station is 18 minutes.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for The Gables B&B Philadelphia

4.9
Exceptional
5 - Excellent
220
4 - Good
14
3 - Okay
1
2 - Mediocre
0
1 - Poor
2
4.9
Cleanliness
4.9
Service and Staff
4.8
Amenities
4.9
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Nice rooms, helpful staff, good breakfasts.

Nice rooms, helpful staff, good breakfasts.

Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

The inn is beautiful, the staff attentive, caring, and helpful. The food is delicious

Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities

A must! Our only regret was it was a short stay! The whole place was filled with charm and history. We will be returning and bringing others with us to share the experience! Loved it so much! J&R

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Unique stay in a historical home Great food and welcoming hosts Until next time!

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Gable's bed and Breakfast

Amazing charming place! .

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020