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Deer Head Inn

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Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

The building dates from the mid-19th century, perhaps 1853, so it is old, but the rooms have been updated in keeping with the sense of the building. We have stayed here several times, and this time in suite 301, which features a four-poster bed in a room with pocket doors so guests could seal off the room if desired, and...

Thank viageira
Buffalo, New York
Reviewed 21 August 2016

The wife and I stopped in while vacationing. Enjoyed the different musicians playing as well as the singer! Very good atmosphere. We also had dinner. The selection was limited but adequate. I didn't notice any handicap accessible entry. My wife did have a difficult time handling all the stairs. But nevertheless she enjoyed herself. This would be a place we...

Thank Sam H
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

We went on a Thursday for the Jazz jam session. We had a couple of drinks that were reasonably priced. We did not have any food. The music was terrific! After the house Trio played a set, all comers were invited to the stage and the audience was treated to about 10 t o 12 guest artists who took turns...

Thank Dave G
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Sweet history ridden Spot. If only the walls could talk. Immerse your soul in good music and good vibes. Nice place to stzy to explore and hike the bearby AT steller views. The history of this place starts when health minded people would arrive in Summer to quaff the fresh cool air and Lofty views arriving by train to esczpe...

Thank Travel333333A
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

This was simply delightful in every way! The staff was both efficient and entertaining, the room and the building is full of charm, and the music was amazing! We stayed for one night on our way from Baltimore to NYC and we really can't wait to come back. Next time, we plan to bring friends and family with us!!

Thank Shannon W
East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 6 April 2016

We actually do not sleep over here. We go for the music. Our waitress, Jenna, is always amazing. Skip Wilkins, piano; Tony Marino, bass; Walt Bibinger, guitar were awesome together. Food was good with the exception of shrimp scampi, way to much lemon. You want a nice night out listening to music go here.

Thank Jane M
Hatfield, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 8 March 2016

We,d never been to the Deer Head Inn before but we'll be back! Everyone was so friendly - bartender Jen, server Erica, etc. Great place with a lot of history and a great old style room - Bill Charlap was the draw for us! Wonderful well prepared dinner (French chicken breast for me, salmon for my constant dining companion) and...

Thank Frank C
Asbury Park, New Jersey
Reviewed 11 December 2015

The Deer Head Inn is very charming , with it's wraparound porch and inviting atmosphere it's a great choice to go relax anytime of year . The waitstaff is friendly , music fills the old inn with accomplished local flair . The food , drinks and prices well worth the visit .

1Thank KathK519
Saylorsburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 24 November 2015

This is a a true local treasure. The Deer Head has been running live jazz for 50 years. the food is great and the ambiance wonderful. Not to be missed on a visit to the Poconos. A favorite local hangout. Its a club with some rooms available, not a hotel per se.

Thank heckman
Reviewed 22 November 2015

We went for the music and there is a 10.00 per person charge for that. No discount if you ordered dinner, which was a disappointment. Waitress was okay, but not as attentive as she should have been. Not a lot of choices, very limited entree menu and the wine prices were very high. My crab cakes were okay, but I...

Thank PennsylvaniaDoglover

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Deer Head Inn, home of jazz in the Poconos. The inn boasts 10 rooms each with private bath, 2 of which are suites. Our menu of eclectic American Continental is bound to satisfy everyone. We serve both classic dishes as well as adventurous faire. Our focaccia bread is baked fresh daily. We are open Thursday-Saturday 5:30 PM to 11:00 PM and Sundays 4:30 PM to 8:00 PM. We have live music Thursday thru Sunday. Reservations are strongly suggested. During warmer months we offer trivia on Wednesdays starting at 8:00 PM and usually ending around 10:30 PM. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Deer Head Inn

Address: 5 Main St, Delaware Water Gap, PA 18327
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Pocono Mountains Region > Delaware Water Gap
Price Range: $124 - $249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Deer Head Hotel Delaware Water Gap
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“Great Jazz Bar!”
Risk12, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Need to call for hotel info.”
ejs1946, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“have stayed in both rooms 302 and 304. very satisfied”
TCraney, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“book early”
Travel333333A, 18 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Many stairs to the rooms - it's from the 1800's!! Beauty is in the rustic charm!”
frankc402, 7 Mar 2016 | Read review
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