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Cornerstone Bed & Breakfast

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Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful few nights at Cornerstone whilst on a working trip to Philly. The owners were welcoming, knowledgeable and forthcoming with advice and tips (e.g. about the all-important issue of recommending good places to get food). Our room was cosy and well appointed...More

Thank Pinballdebs
Response from Chris S, Owner at Cornerstone Bed & BreakfastResponded 14 April 2016

Hi Pinballdebs, Thank you for your review of the Cornerstone. We are very happy you felt welcomed at our B&B and enjoyed the breakfast. We always try to include our own personal touches on things at our B&B and glad to hear you appreciated them.

Reviewed 3 April 2016

I was here towards end of March to take Step 2 CS. The hosts were so gracious and helped calm me down before this nerve-wracking exam! They were very knowledgeable about the test and its procedures, which was helpful. The location is within walking distance...More

Thank dmahmo27
Response from Chris S, Owner at Cornerstone Bed & BreakfastResponded 6 April 2016

Hi Deena, We are glad we could make your stay before your exam as calm as possible. We get lots of medical students and understand that you are going through a nerve-wracking time. Thank you for taking the time to write a nice review of...More

Reviewed 11 March 2016

We stood at the Cornerstone over the weekend and had a lovely time. The room was spacious and the stained glass windows were just beautiful. We met Jules on arrival and she is such a nice person. I love old houses like that and she...More

Thank Lori P
Response from Chris S, Owner at Cornerstone Bed & BreakfastResponded 15 March 2016

Hi Lori, Glad to hear you had a "lovely time" at our bed and breakfast. I will let Jules know that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you found her cooking "delicious". We love to show people our b&b were happy to give...More

Reviewed 8 March 2016

I selected Cornerstone Bed and Breakfast as it was the cheapest,in close proximity to the test centre and breakfast was provided on the morning of my exam.I had a VERY GOOD experience there.Cornerstone Bed and Breakfast is a family business.I met Jules and Cassy on...More

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Response from Chris S, Owner at Cornerstone Bed & BreakfastResponded 8 March 2016

Thank you for your nice review. We are so glad you had a "very good" experience. We try very hard to make our guests feel welcomed and are so pleased you choose to stay with us. Please spread the word to your friends taking the...More

Reviewed 7 March 2016

We visited Philly for the first time for a campus tour of Drexel and decided on the Cornerstone for fear of driving through downtown Philly. This wonderful home was located within walking distance of Drexel and the SEPTA, which took us to downtown Philly for...More

Thank Patty J
Response from Chris S, Owner at Cornerstone Bed & BreakfastResponded 8 March 2016

Hi Patty, So glad to hear you had a "wonderful stay" with us. I will tell Jules you loved her cooking. Hope your tour of Drexel went well and we see you again for years to come.

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
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US$224 - US$257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$224 - US$257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Response from DLS380 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely! 30th street station is close for local trains and Amtrak. We took the subway from Drexel's campus and buses were also an option. Uber was available as well.
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26 April 2016|
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Response from Jersey_Ron46783 | Reviewed this property |
The parking is on street. During the time we were there, we were never more than a half block away, and generally, we were just across the street. It is free.
22 January 2016|
Response from Sara Marisa S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, no photos of the bathroom. It was ensuite and fully functioning, but the sink was not within the same space as the shower and toilet. Please don't let it stop you from staying here. The room I stayed in was on the... More
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