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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Use to staying at Hampton, Marriott, or Holiday Inn but this hotel is great. Cozy clean and new beds, flat screen tv with loads of channels, view of river, Laundry available, shopping and dining. 7 miles to PES and near airport. Most important to me is the cleanliness. Great staff! I'll always stay here!

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was a bit of a challenge to find this hotel and it seemed to be a bit out of the way. None the less, the location is quite safe and secure. The river location and the iron balconies gave their charm. The rooms are in very good shape and clean. We were surprised at how nice it was. A good...

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1Thank Grizinator
Evans Mills, New York
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I ended making a reservation at almost midnight when I was stuck in the Philadelphia airport until the next day with my luggage and didn't want to sleep in the ticket area. The shuttle picked me up pretty quickly and the staff was friendly and efficient. The room is a little worn and the lack of carpet surprised me, but...

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Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

I was greeted at the front desk pleasantly and the checkin process was very smooth and quick. The breakfast options are huge but enough for a grab and go. Cereal, pancakes and some type of muffin/danish was provided amongst a few other things. The outside of the hotel looks a little sketchy and rundown but the inside of the room...

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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Honestly, i had a pleasant experience. It doesn't look as impeccable as other hotel chains. But with some attention to minor details and cosmetic touch ups, it could look just as nice. The room was clean; the sheets and the bathroom, the most important parts to me, were very clean. The staff members were really nice, and the service was...

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1Thank Aagrika N
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Found the property on a third party website, and was a little apprehensive at first. The front desk attendants were nice and the rooms were very clean. They also had quality Wifi. I would probably stay again.

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Babylon, New York
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

So let me start by saying no bed bugs and not an insect to be seen. For most budget hotels, that's a huge deal. The price was excellent and location was perfect. A few hotels closer by a few hundred feet but significantly more money. The staff was not your typical corporate hotel type, but for all their imperfections, they...

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1Thank travellinfamof6
Greeneville, Tennessee
Reviewed 26 October 2016

My wife and I stayed here for two nights because we were in town for a football game and were on a budget. I booked through priceline.com and for 2 nights it was less than $200. You would pay this much for one night at other hotels. Our room looked just like the pictures posted. We stayed in room 257...

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1Thank boaty33
Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 20 October 2016

I came to town to visit my daughter, and was looking for something that was interesting for a place to stay. My room, on the 3rd floor with the water view, was just what I wanted. It was clean with two queen beds, a great shower, and smelled like nothing but a room. The hotel has quick and easy access...

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1Thank drwhereas
Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2016

We chose this hotel as a stopover from NY JFK to Norfolk Virginia. It was a nice, clean hotel, with lovely views over the river. The room was large, with good sized bathroom. Tea&coffee making facilities. Good value for money. cannot comment on the breakfast as we missed it! But I know it was available. If you enjoy plane spotting,...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
38 room exterior corridor hotel located on the Delaware River, 4 miles south of Philadelphia International Airport. Room amenities include 32" flat screen TV's, iron & ironing board, coffee maker. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Airport Waterfront Inn

Address: 103 Taylor Avenue, Essington, PA 19029
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Essington
Price Range: $112 - $145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Airport Waterfront Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 40
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“Bring slippers if staying in the winter due to faux wood floor. ”
 of 5 bubbles RWW73, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Stay in room 257 for a great view!”
 of 5 bubbles boaty33, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Pick the river side, 2nd or third floor”
 of 5 bubbles drwhereas, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay here!”
 of 5 bubbles cbdtech, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't expect pristine but it was fairly clean.”
 of 5 bubbles 663shortstay, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
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