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Reviewed 24 October 2016

Spent a wonderful weekend in this inn. We were looking for B&Bs in lower Bucks county PA, there aren't any. This inn is right across the river in New Jersey. Burlington is a lovely historic city and the Lilly Inn is the jewel in the crown. Big rooms, comfy beds, antiques, hot home cooked breakfast and charm in abundance. Tying... More 

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son5050, Owner at The Lily Inn, responded to this review

We can only say thank you for the wonderful words and review. We'll even try harder next time ...which is what we always do anyway. Hopefully we'll get the chance to do it again! HUGS, Murray, Genie and Harold the dog! More 

Hartford, Connecticut
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Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Perfectly restored, meticulously clean and the most friendly hosts. Worth the short drive from the highway for us snowbirds. Tasty breakfast and stimulating conversation. Murray and Jenie, great job. We really felt at home.

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son5050, Owner at The Lily Inn, responded to this review

Hey Guys.. Thanks for the very kind words. Hope your trip south is or went well. Maybe we'll be fortunate to see you on your way back north. Hugs, Murray, Genie and Harold the dog! More 

Sedalia, Colorado
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Reviewed 30 September 2016

The Lily Inn is the best B&B we ever stayed in. Nestled in the historic district of Burlington, the setting along the Delaware River feels like a giant step back into history. Murray and Genie have really poured their hearts into this Inn and it shows everywhere. Great rooms, comfortable bed and sitting area, paintings and antiques throughout, lovely garden....and... More 

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son5050, Owner at The Lily Inn, responded to this review

Hey Guys... Thanks so very much for the wonderful words and review. It was great having you stay with us ... and hoping to see you again. HUGS, Murray, Genie and Harold the dog More 

Rocky Hill, Connecticut
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

By chance we invested with a stay at the Lily , and what a great experience it was. Greeted by Harold, the 'Ray Charles' of Dogs , can't see but sings very well, and Mr. Hugs, Murray, THE OFFICIAL TOWN HUGGER , and very gracious Genie. How much better could it get? Well the interior is historical, exceptional, comfortable, a... More 

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son5050, Owner at The Lily Inn, responded to this review

We appreciate your kind words and the review. Hopefully we will have the opportunity of seeing you again. HUGS!... Murray, Genie and Harold the dog More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

First bed and breakfast ever been to, would go back every weekend if me and wife could. Murray and his wife Jean were the best. House was 300 years old and history was outstanding. Would a.c. going to recommend tip all muy friends and family.

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son5050, Owner at The Lily Inn, responded to this review

Hi ... Thanks for the wonderful review ... it was a pleasure sharing your anniversary... Hopefully we can share them with you again. Hugs, Murray, Genie and Harold the dog More 

Gaithersburg
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

I was looking for a place to stay for one night because my husband and I were picking up our baby macaw parrot early the next morning and it was a long drive from home, so I found this Gem of a B&B and decided to give it a try. So glad we did because The Lily Inn is Beautiful... More 

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son5050, Owner at The Lily Inn, responded to this review

All we can say is THANK YOU for the wonderful review. It was a delight having you stay with us. Say hello to you new family member (the bird), and look forward to seeing you again. HUGS... Murray, Genie and Harold the dog More 

Southport, North Carolina
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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We feel so very comfortable at the Lily Inn in charming Burlington near the river. Easy parking. Walkable streets. Beautifully decorated with large shower and nice bathroom. Nice towels and linens. We also appreciated the yummy breakfast and the opportunity to get tea, sodas and snacks whenever we wanted. The owners are very nice and very accommodating. Thank you for... More 

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son5050, Owner at The Lily Inn, responded to this review

We want to thank you for your very kind words. It was a pleasure meeting you and hope to see you again in the future. HUGS... Murray, Genie and Harold the dog.. More 

Cape May, New Jersey
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Reviewed 29 August 2016

This is the reason we stay at B & B's. Service, hospitality, special touches, hugs, and warm hosts, interesting guests and good conversation. And to top it off the place was lovely, clean, and we had a great breakfast.

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son5050, Owner at The Lily Inn, responded to this review

We want to thank you for your kind words and wonder review. Hope to see you again in the future as well. Be safe and pass on the Hugs! Hugs... Murray, Genie and Harold the dog! More 

Vero Beach, United States
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3 reviews
Reviewed 25 August 2016

The Lily Inn is all of the above. This historic 300 year old home is beautiful, comfortable and the hosts were more than accommodating. From the moment we walked through the front door, we felt at home. The rooms are absolutely gorgeous, the beds are super comfy and the bathrooms are to die for. I lived in the area 50... More 

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son5050, Owner at The Lily Inn, responded to this review

We have to say THANK YOU for the wonderful review. We enjoyed treating you to a view of Burlington today, and a reminder of the years gone by. Thanks again for your kindness. HUGS Murray, Gene, and Harold the dog! More 

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Reviewed 9 August 2016

From the beautiful accommodations to the wonderful couple who hosted us, I cannot say enough wonderful things about our stay! This jewel is located in the heart of historic Burlington adjacent to the waterfront and blocks away from the home of General Grant and the shop where Ben Franklin apprenticed as a printer. The house itself was meticulously restored. Featuring... More 

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son5050, Owner at The Lily Inn, responded to this review

Hey Kim... Thank you for the wonderful review. It is appreciated that you enjoyed your stay and our City. Hopefully we will see you again so we can entertain you and make you feel at home. HUGS, Murray, Genie and Harold the dog! More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Lily Inn is a small boutique bed and breakfast located one block from the Delaware River in the historic district of Burlington. This 300 years old Inn was extensively restored in 2008 and still retains it's original hardwood floors, five fireplaces, and 10' ceilings. The five large bedrooms are en suite, with four poster beds, ceiling fans, free internet service and premium beds. The Lily Inn is conveniently located near the NJ TPK, Interstates 95 & 295. The Inn is two blocks from the NJ River Line train station, with connections to Philadelphia and New York. Enjoy a brief respite while traveling or stay a day or two for a mini escape from your daily routine. Hugs are free! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Lily Inn

Address: 214 High St, Burlington, NJ 08016-4410
Region: United States > New Jersey > Burlington
Price Range: $190 - $250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Lily Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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“The 3rd floor suite is very roomy with a exceptional bathroom/shower”
 of 5 bubbles ptrudoct, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“There is not a bad room in the house!”
 of 5 bubbles H9105VHdianeh, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The third floor rooms are probably the quietest (but they're all incredibly quiet already)”
 of 5 bubbles HenryW853, 24 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The Mary Smith room overlooks the gorgeous garden.”
 of 5 bubbles DrSallyKD, 31 Aug 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms were good.”
 of 5 bubbles yoloro, 18 Aug 2015 | Read review
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