recent guests' comments:
Since discovering "The Gables," I never stay any place
else when visiting Philadelphia. The house is an architectual
gem, and the tasteful period decor, gracious hospitality, and
fabulous breakfast make for a top-notch B & B.
Catherine Lavoie, senior historian,
Historic American Buildings Survey,
National Park Service
A truly wonderful experience!!! It is so good to see people who
so proudly preserve their heritage and their memories--allow others
to partake of their wonderful hospitality and live in this preserved
Drs. Naynjot and Kishore Lahiri, Noida,
...Your fondness for beauty, wonderful aesthetics and Victorian
craftmanship is awe inspiring, wonderous, and breathtaking. Your
graciousness matches The Gables mansion perfectly. Thanks for
Lee and Barbara Gaskins, New Jersey
After traveling all over the world, I must say this is the best
B&B I have ever visited. This perfectly restored masterpiece
is welcoming and is the perfect home away from home for every
Althea Lindsay, New York
A fantastic find on the web! Even better in real life. Breakfasts
were wonderful, as was the room, as were the hosts. No doubt we
Debbie and Chris Gale, Langley, England
What a classy hotel! Thank you.
Dat Phan, "The Last Comic Standing"
Great B & B!
Robert Prosky, Actor of stage and screen
for fussy parents visiting their offspring."
Philadelphia Magazine, The Ultimate Guide
hidden charm in Philadelphia...from the moment you step onto the
huge wraparound porch you feel welcome."
Attache Magazine, US Airways, article by
Jeff Plain, Greenville, SC
magnificent Gables Bed and Breakfast in West Philadelphia has
all the makings of romance--gorgeous..."
Philadelphia Magazine, Best of Philly
travel a lot yet find this one of the most delightful places I
have ever stayed. Pity the world can't be populated by places
like this one to stay at!"
Ove Hoegh Guldberg Brisbane, Austrailia