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Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Had a great time in Philly with my mom. Room was gorgeous but disappointed in the breakfast. We thought we were getting a bed and breakfast. Instead we got a basic hotel continental breakfast. Staff was friendly and inviting. Also didnt realize we would have to pay for parking

2Thank Tonya J
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We were on a short, sharp stay and were advised to choose the Morris House Hotel. It was expensive for what we needed but then that seemed to be the going rate for all similar hotels. The welcome was pleasant, the room was nice and big and the bed was comfortable. Breakfast was a continental style. The best part was...

1Thank SteveCBath
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

This is a beautiful place to stay. The staff are friendly and ready to chat abs help with your stay in Philadelphia. We were very happy with everything although the need was a little to soft and lumpy.

Thank Anne K
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went back and forth between a 3 and 4 rating, ultimately he won with the 3 with the argument that the most important thing about a hotel stay is a good night sleep. We were in Room 501 which was larger than expected and very clean. The house while lovely and historic was a bit less...

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Edmond, Oklahoma
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

A small problem with our shower became a major plumbing issue and their solution was to upgrade us to the Presidential Suite. I wouldn't recommend you book this hotel hoping for a plumbing problem, but even if we hadn't been treated so unbelievably fair, we'd have enjoyed our stay and recommended this hotel. It's within 8 blocks of every major...

Thank WkndrTom
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful and well preserved hotel from the late 1700's. This hotel only has about 15 rooms but the coziness of the property cannot be matched. They offer a nice continental breakfast with your stay and a glass of wine at 4pm. The staff is wonderful and accommodating. There is no reason to stay anywhere else in downtown Philly then right...

Thank Jmooda
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Stayed there 3 nights while attending convention. American Revolution history is my thing so I found Morris House very interesting. It is extremely close to Independence Hall and was built the same year the US Constitution was signed which is pretty cool for the history buff. Something like 2000 Revolutionary War dead are buried in nearby Washington Square. The facilities...

Thank CD181
Jefferson Twp, PA
Reviewed 2 October 2016

I visit Philly 2 to 3 times a year and have laws stayed I big Center City hotels(Mariott's, Hyatt at Belview,Ritz Carlton, Lowes) and this gem is my new favorite! Old world charm with modern conveniences and great location! Parking across the stret saves you about $30.00 from afore mentioned hotels! Prices change geatly depending on availability but very resin...

Thank lmk1126
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Wonderfully cozy and romantic hotel with historic charm and comfortable atmosphere. Great restaurant and superior service. My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed for a weeknight romantic escape to enjoy some Philly history.

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Davie, Florida
Reviewed 17 September 2016

You are greeted by a young and friendly hotel staff that is very proud of their hotel. They give you a nice tour and tell you about the amenities. The room was expected to be small but quite cozy. Despite being on a busy street you wouldn't know it when in your room. Has lovely areas to sit and work...

Thank Bonnie N

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This national historic landmark, renovated into a luxury boutique hotel, offers cozy accommodations and elegantly combines 18th century charm with all of today's modern conveniences.The Morris House Hotel offers uniquely decorated rooms, complete with charming views of the private garden or city. Free Wi-Fi is included.Guests at the hotel can enjoy a delicious continental breakfast every morning and afternoon tea with homemade cookies. M Restaurant, located on site, features French-inspired cuisine and a garden patio.Only a short distance from the Morris House are some of Philadelphia's main attractions. Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell are moments away. A number of world-renowned restaurants, shops and theaters are also within walking distance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Morris House Hotel

Address: 225 S. 8th St., Philadelphia, PA 19106
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia > City Center East
Price Range: $277 - $466 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Morris House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
Morris Hotel Philadelphia
Hotel Style:
#6 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
#12 Family Hotel in Philadelphia
#20 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
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“If the upstairs rooms are like # 101 you can't go wrong.”
jimbelenis, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room 201 was great. At the top of the stairs so you don't have to drag your luggage to far. Love the historical quality.”
randibarrell, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Check out each room description on the hotel's website. They're all different.”
ColinHanna, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“A lower floor = less steps to climb”
3starrabbit, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We had room 101. Ground floor, seemed to be next to the trash and bottle bank that were collected very early in the morning. Noisy.”
SteveCBath, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
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