The Gables Bed & Breakfast Philadelphia
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Individual Room Amenities:

  • Digital alarm clock
  • Cable television featuring a wide selection of channels and music choices
  • Free Wireless Access
  • Personal Hair Dryers
  • Iron and ironing boards
  • Fine antique quilts and/or down comforters
  • Plush cotton towels
  • Thick terry cloth bathrobes
  • 100% cotton, high thread count, sheets with embroidery and lace. All are ironed and starched for added crispness.
  • A choice of down and feather or polyester fiber-filled pillows.
  • A selection of toiletries for those who forget to bring theirs from home
  • "Room controlled" air conditioning and heat
  • Some rooms have working gas fireplaces.

Amenities shared with other guests:

A full breakfast is served between 8 and 9:30 AM each morning. View. The time can be adjusted within reason with advanced request.

Free off-street parking is available on the premises. The lot holds about 8 cars so parking is not guaranteed, but on a first come, first served basis. Free on street parking is available after 4:00 PM until 10:00 AM the next morning. Hours are unlimited from Friday at 4:00 PM - Monday at 10 AM. Monday-Friday daytime hours may have a posted 2 hours limit. Chester Avenue has a two hour limit during the day; for most of 45th and 46th Streets parking is unlimited.

Easy public transportation stops right in front of the house and takes you in just minutes to the universities, Center City, the Historic District, and sports stadiums as well as the museums, shops and other places of interest.

There is a computer station for guests to check and send e-mail. The house has wireless internet throughout.

A pantry provides space for a common refrigerator stocked with spring water and other cold beverages and ice, a microwave oven, and an assortment of nibbles.

A video and DVD library also is available for your viewing pleasure. Most rooms are equipped with a vcr or dvd player or both.

NOTE: Prices are subject to change and should be verified at time of reservation.



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