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Directions from New York and North Jersey

Follow the New Jersey Turnpike South to exit #5 Burlington/Mount Holly.

After the toll turn left toward route 295. Pass the Burlington Shopping Mall about one mile to Route 295 South.

Continue on 295 for 20 miles and watch for signs for Philadelphia, Route 76 West, The Walt Whitman Bridge.

Go over the bridge and stay on 76 West. Exit from the right in about 3 miles at #346B Grays Ferry Avenue/University Avenue.

Bear straight ahead toward the Universities. When you get near the hospitals you will pass under a pedestrian bridge marked Veteran Affairs/Medical Center.

After you pass under this bridge you want to turn left at the third light toward Baltimore Avenue

When you turn, be sure to stay in the left lane marked for Woodland Avenue. After the traffic light you will pass a cemetery on the left and trolley station on the right.

Proceed past Woodland Terrace to the fork in the road. You want to bear right onto Chester Avenue. The Gables is at 4520 Chester Avenue. You want to go to the fourth stop sign and turn left onto 46th Street. The Gables is on the left corner at 4520 Chester and is easily recognized by its red brick exterior, large wrap-around porch and candles in the windows.

For convenient off-street parking please use The Gables' driveway which will be on your left after you turn onto 46th Street.

From the driveway, walk through the side yard and up onto the porch, around to the front door. Ring the doorbell and you will be welcomed by the hosts.


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Alternate Route from North Jersey

Take Route 95 South following the signs for Philadelphia. As you approach the city there will be an exit marked 676 West, Central Philadelphia. Follow these signs.

Stay on 676 West for about 2 miles to 76 East. This is marked for the Philadelphia International Airport. Get on 76 East for just a short distance, less than 1 mile.

Exit from the right at #346B Grays Ferry Avenue/University Avenue.

Bear straight ahead toward the Universities. When you get near the hospitals you will pass under a pedestrian bridge marked Veteran Affairs/Medical Center.

After you pass under this bridge you want to turn left at the third light toward Baltimore Avenue

When you turn, be sure to stay in the left lane marked for Woodland Avenue. After the traffic light you will pass a cemetery on the left and trolley station on the right.

Proceed past Woodland Terrace to the fork in the road. You want to bear right onto Chester Avenue. The Gables is at 4520 Chester Avenue. You want to go to the fourth stop sign and turn left onto 46th Street. The Gables is on the left corner at 4520 Chester and is easily recognized by its red brick exterior, large wrap-around porch and candles in the windows.

For convenient off-street parking please use The Gables' driveway which will be on your left after you turn onto 46th Street.

From the driveway, walk through the side yard and up onto the porch, around to the front door. Ring the doorbell and you will be welcomed by the hosts.

The Gables Bed and Breakfast
4520 Chester Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19143
(215)662-1918

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