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Porches on the Towpath

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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Private Balcony
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All reviewsthe main housetucked awaymy husband and ithe main streetwrap around porchhost johnprivate porchpark your cartow pathperfect locationshops and restaurantswithin walking distancedirect accessdelaware canalmiddle of towneach morningget away
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Reviewed 27 May 2014

We were able to get a room on short notice over Memorial day weekend because of a cancellation. ..timing is everything. Our host John was most gracious. We came down for breakfast Sat. morning and I mentioned how great our private balcony was and he...More

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Reviewed 12 May 2014

Spent our 30th anniversary at Porches and it was a delightful experience. The ambiance of the place is charming, peaceful and relaxing. It was interesting to discover paintings and artifacts at every turn and our room was quiet and spacious (#5). John was friendly, knowledgeable...More

1  Thank Petunia129
Reviewed 30 April 2014

Porches is a delightful retreat nestled privately but closely to the main attractions. The quirky cluttered walls of our room oozed charm, as did our delightful host, John. He accommodated endless requests and questions with terrific knowledge and abundant helpfulness. (He is quite a dab...More

1  Thank Kevmelb12
Reviewed 28 April 2014

We decided to take a quick trip up to New Hope over Spring Break with our 13 year old daughter. My wife found Porches on the internet and decided that this looked like the perfect spot. After calling and speaking with the owner, he was...More

1  Thank Tom S
Reviewed 27 April 2014

We just returned from a 2 night stay at the Porches on the Towpath. We stayed in room 12 (which we loved) but also had the opportunity to see a few of the other rooms. We both decided that we would have been happy in...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
USD 143 - USD 315 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 143 - USD 315 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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alishamoonbeam
5 September 2017|
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Response from Bob E | Property representative |
We generally have glutten free bread but best to mention at booking and again at checkin
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susan k
16 June 2017|
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Response from Bob E | Property representative |
Susan ,Both rooms 7&11 have two queen beds and can be connected to rooms 8&11 if needed creating a very large suite of rooms. Thanks again for considering Porches on the Towpath
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mrmoyer
25 August 2016|
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Response from 0864213579 | Reviewed this property |
By coincidence, I just returned today from another fabulous stay at Porches and asked the owners your question. Room 11, which is in a separate building from the main house, is a lovely room that is ground level and has a... More
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Room Tips
"Our room had a very private and large porch and view of the town and canal. Perfect."
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"Some rooms have TVs, not all. Ask if it is important to you."
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"Each room has their own unique personalities."
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"There are multiple buildings: larger rooms in the outbuildings."
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