Bed & Breakfast The Gables Philadelphia (Philadelphia, USA)


Bed & Breakfast The Gables Philadelphia (Philadelphia, USA)

About The Gables Philadelphia

The Gables - A Victorian Bed & Breakfast in University City The Gables is nestled in the middle of Philadelphia in a section known as University City. This is a residential community developed around the turn of the last century. It boasts an eclectic grouping of Victorian homes and Edwardian townhouses. The University of Pennsylvania, The University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, and Drexel University are all nearby as are the University Hospital, Children's Hospital, Presbyterian Hospital, Scheie Eye Institute and the Civic Center. University City's location makes it a neighborhood for people from all walks of life, many of whom not only live but also work in the area. Center City Philadelphia is only minutes away by easy public transportation that stops right in front of the house. Philadelphia's Convention Center, downtown shopping, museums and historic sites can all be reached in less than 15 minutes. The Gables was designed and built in 1889 by prominent Philadelphia architect Willis Hale and became the home of Dr. Egan and his family. The owners and innkeepers Rick, Cesar, John, Jose, and Jeannette are dedicated to making your stay in their home as comfortable.

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi

  • Kitchen / Kitchenette

  • A/C

  • Parking

  • Balcony / Patio

  • Washing machine

  • TV / Entertainment

  • Hairdryer

  • Pool

  • Non-smoking rooms


4520 Chester Avenue, 19143, Philadelphia, USA

Rating overview

  • Location
    Excellent  8.8 / 10
  • Rooms
    Excellent  8.5 / 10
  • Service
    Excellent  9.1 / 10

All amenities

Property amenities
  1. Business centre
  2. Arcade/Video games
  3. Entrance Hall/lobby
  4. Express check-in
Room amenities
  1. Balcony (upon inquiry)
  2. Shower
  3. Openable windows
  4. Television
Suitable for
  1. LGBT friendly
  1. Accessible parking
Food and beverage
  1. Diabetic food

Arrival / Departure

  1. Check in: 13:00
  2. Check out: 11:00


4520 Chester Avenue , 19143 , Philadelphia , USA
Telephone: +1(215)6621918 | 

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