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Warren, Ohio
Reviewed 7 February 2013

I have never signed up to do Trip Advisor before, and just had to after recently visiting Lewes, DE and Hotel Rodney. I have been coming to Lewes/Rehoboth for 20 plus years, but normally just renting a house during the summer months. I got the urge to get away and go see the ocean, so I looked up local hotels...

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4Thank Jackie S
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 4 February 2013 via mobile

Had been here years ago with a friend and my toddler before its makeover/ownership change, and had fond memories. We had secured the room for two nights through Groupon, and were assigned a double executive room. Before reserving, I asked about the possibility of an upgrade (75 a night), which I offered to pay for. Unfortunately, all they could do...

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Falls Church, Virginia
Reviewed 23 January 2013

We love the Hotel Rodney -- a quaint hotel -- and we love Lewes too! We've stayed here over new year's for two years now. The rooms are always clean, the beds very comfortable and the atmosphere always upbeat! Lewes has a lot to offer and the Rodney is centrally located and now has a very cool bar/bistro on the...

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1Thank chris g
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 3 December 2012

I so desperately wanted to be able to give this place a great review but for us our experience only warranted average. From the website, from the outside of the hotel and from the lobby (and from many of the reviews) this place looks like a real gem. A welcome break from clinical chain hotels and in a great spot...

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5Thank London_bird
Sonoma, California
Reviewed 20 November 2012

We stayed while visiting friends in the area. This older hotel has been redone in a very pleasing way, from the Zebra themed rug in the lounge and carved elephant chairs in the lobby, to the sleek mixture of old and new in the rooms. Our room was not big, but because of the thought put into the decor, it...

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2Thank Vinelady
Collingswood, New Jersey
Reviewed 12 November 2012

My husband and I spent a few days here in early autumn. The hotel is quite comfortable, with an interesting mix of old and ecletic and modern decor. The staff are quite helpful. Even though there is no breakfast, we were given a voucher for one of the local spots. It's a great hotel in a very interesting and walkable...

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2Thank cagia48
Holywood, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2012

We spent 3 nights here and had a blast! The staff were very welcoming and courteous and we were allocated an executive double, which was small, but modern and tasteful with a really nice bathroom. The bed was very comfortable and we had a window looking out onto one of Lewes pretty leafy streets. The only small gripe I had...

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Lancaster PA
Reviewed 26 September 2012

My oldest friend and I stayed at the Rodney for a quick reunion getaway Sept. 23-24. I had stayed here years ago when the Rodney was the old Zwaanendael Inn, which was nothing fancy but nice in a faded-1920s kind of way. The new incarnation, as the Rodney, has preserved the cozy atmosphere of the Zwaanendael, but with new twists...

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3Thank ChotaLancasterPA
Sarasota, Florida
Reviewed 1 September 2012

Hotel Rodney is a nice restoration on downtown 2nd Street on Lewes. Very comfortable room, we had an upstairs corner. AC worked well, and we had a large separate shower with three mounted shower heads. Quality bed. Flat screen TV. Small refrig & room safe. Pub under construction on ground floor. Nicely equipped exercise room. Breakfast discount coupons for a...

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Ephrata, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 26 August 2012 via mobile

Hotel and town is really quaint and elegant. Great value. Rooms are small but nice. They were able to work with us because they had a room available for one night, even though they are normally only available for two nights. Had a great time with my wife despite the bad weather.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Food & drink at the hotel
Rose and Crown
Rose and Crown
Cuisines: American, Bar, Pub, British
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Rodney is a boutique style hotel fashioned after classic New York style hotels. The hotel has its home in the heart of historic Lewes, Delaware, which is known for being the first town in the first state. The hotel is located in a building built in 1926, on the Historical Registry, on property originally owned by members of the historically famous Rodney family. At the Hotel Rodney the staff and management strive to meet all of our guests needs and offer a gym and business center as well as 24 hour front desk service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Rodney

Address: 142 Second Street, Lewes, DE 19958-1396
Region: United States > Delaware > Lewes
Price Range: $138 - $431 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 24
Also Known As:
Rodney Hotel Lewes
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