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Spruce Hill Manor

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 16 October 2013

Janet tailors the needs of all her guests. I came to Philly for a licensing exam, and she even offered and ironed my clothes for the next morning! The room was very comfortable and I was able to study peacefully as well as get an important good night's sleep. Janet had breakfast ready for my earlier start, and later gave...

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Melbourne
Reviewed 6 October 2013

Staying in Spruce Hill Manor with Janet is like staying with your cousin She cares very much about the comfort & safety of her guests Nothing is too much trouble for Janet. She drove my husband &I to the restaurants on two occasions, drove us to the museum. There are snacks & fruits in the dining room at all times....

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 26 September 2013

Janet is the best! great service, she helped me with everything I needed! The place is beautiful and really clean, the area is very nice and quiet. The BB is near the universities and fairly close to the art museum, she can drive you there if she has the time to do so, you can walk to the train station...

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California
Reviewed 20 September 2013

The room was lovely and comfortable, (while the bed was comfortable, every time my partner moved in the night, I felt it, and vice versa); the location convenient; the neighborhood nice to walk around; and the host friendly. The host, Janet, tried to meet our requests for information about specific places to see in Philly, and for local restaurant choices....

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2013

I stayed there for 2 nights. I have chosen this because of close proximity to exam centre. Janet hospitality is truly unforgettable. This is just like stay at home. I took a flight to Newark International airport. From this airport there is Amtrak connection to 30th street, Philadelphia. This B &B is about 7min by taxi from the train station....

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Houston, TX
Reviewed 13 September 2013

We stayed only one evening at Spruce Hill. The home is absolutely marvelous. This is a 1870’s city home with a great porch, wonderful rooms and in a quite area. It was like stepping back in time with the home in tremendous shape with furniture to match. We had the Audubon Queen Suite and it was superb. Breakfast was great...

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Cincinnati
Reviewed 10 September 2013

The rave reviews I read were all correct about this B & B. Janet is a wonderful hostess and was extremely helpful with info about the Philadelphia area. The breakfast had several items to choose from and were served beautifully. You will not be disappointed.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 5 September 2013

Forget the big chain hotels next time you're in Philadelphia, and head on over to Spruce Hill Manor. My girlfriend, her cousin, and I stayed there for the Made in America Festival (about a mile walk, so not bad) and the entire experience well exceeded our expectations. Janet was friendly and accomodating, and the place itself is superb. Very clean...

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Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 1 September 2013

My stay at Spruce Hill Manor couldn´t have been better. I initially made my choice based primarily on the great reviews I´ve read on this page and I must say that the experience went far beyond my expectations, however high they were. To begin with, even before I travelled to the States I learnt I´ve been upgraded to a better,...

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Sèvres, Ile-de-France, France
Reviewed 28 August 2013

When we arrive, Janet was so friendly, she told us that as her daughter was not living here anymore, then guests are her new children. She upgraded us in the Billie Holiday room. The place is quiet, you can park on the street. She gave us many informations about what to see, where to eat.... The place is 10 minutes...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Spruce Hill Manor Bed and Breakfast is an 1879 family-owned Victorian mansion located in the University City neighborhood of Philadelphia in walking distance to Amtrak 30th Street Station, the Mega and Bolt Buses, CHOP, Universities of Pennsylvania and Drexel, and the Philadelphia Museum of Art. The bus and trolley stop across the street and provide a 5 minute ride to the Pennsylvania Convention Center and the Historic District. Flexible check-in, check-out and 24/7 access to the dining room. There is free on and off-street Parking. We customize every aspect of your visit ! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Spruce Hill Manor

Address: 3709 Baring St, Philadelphia, PA 19104-2305
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia
Price Range: $218 - $258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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