We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Airport Waterfront Inn

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 4 more sites!
Professional photos
Airport Waterfront Inn
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

127 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Airport Waterfront Inn
See the most recent reviews
Showing 123: English reviews
New York City, New York
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Great view, friendly and helpful staff. On the less positive the continental breakfast lacked the normal yogurt and fruit. If you like carbs and carbs alone it was perfect, but I can't do flour products which was disappointing. The room was ok. I appreciated the complimentary ride from the airport!

Helpful?
1 Thank 663shortstay
1 review
Reviewed 20 September 2016

My boyfriend and I have come to the area last year and this year for Rock Allegiance. We love to travel and usually have to do it relatively cheap, so we try to get the best deals we can on our motel room, but we don't want to stay in a scuzzy place either. When we stayed last year, we... More 

Helpful?
Thank Melissa L
Pac Pal
Level Contributor
14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

My family needed a place to stay for 1 night near the airport and found a good price on this hotel. While we were not expecting much, the Waterfront Inn delivered great service, comfortable beds, and a clean room. We arrived late at night after most restaurants had closed, however the reception desk was prepared with menus of places that... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Preetsdad
Seattle, Washington
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

This place is relatively inexpensive and conveniently located to the airport but it is NOT worth it! We arrived too late to get a refund if we did not take the room. We should have just absorbed the cost and moved on. The first room they put us in smelled so bad we couldn't stay in it so they gave... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank AmyEl2026
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

What a great place and experience. From the staff to the view and the room every part of it was exceptional. We ready booked our next stay. I highly recommend this motel!!! The room was beautiful and comfortable. Plenty of parking and close to a lot of great places to visit and eat.

Helpful?
Thank griff4848
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1 review
Reviewed 21 August 2016

I'm not sure if this place is a hotel or a motel being English but it was very nice considering what I paid for it. The staff were very friendly and it was about 10mins from the airport. I was travelling alone so I was a bit wary of my surroundings but I would say I would stay there again.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Americagirl2124
Amman, Jordan
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Best value for money. If you are picking most economical night stay due to flight issues, do consider them. The staff is super helpful and although breakfast was not included they offered a complimentary healthy one. They were very accomodative with young kids. Thanks fellows.

Helpful?
Thank sardar2000
Shawnee, Kansas
Level Contributor
146 reviews
72 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

We knew this was a small, family-run hotel, but chose it because of the liberal parking policy. It shares a large parking lot in the little suburb of Essington with a Holiday Inn. This allows you to use the shuttle from the Holiday Inn at no charge. It is a short distance from the Philadelphia airport. It has been upgraded... More 

Helpful?
Thank ladybug512
San Francisco, California
1 review
Reviewed 4 August 2016

I made the mistake of booking at this hotel when the hotels near the convention center were booked for a scientific conference. There were other places with restaurants within a few blocks walking distance. This hotel has a Holiday Inn Express next door which I should have booked. I never eat the breakfast and guests at this hotel try to... More 

Helpful?
Thank htakabin
Milan, Italy
Level Contributor
26 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Do not stay here unless you have absolutely no other options. Here's the hit list: 1. Hair left strewn about the bathroom floor and sink 2. Undetermined smell throughout the room 3. Furniture falling apart 4. Holes in walls 5. Sheets seemed dirty 6. Free breakfast = store-bought cereal put in a plastic container 7. The external door didn't close... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank thatexpatlife

63 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (56)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (4)
Viewed
View from Room (16)
Viewed
Room/Suite (7)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Other (21)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (7)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Essington
0.9 km away
Wyndham Garden Philadelphia Airport
0.9 km away
Red Roof PLUS+ Philadelphia Airport
1.1 km away
The Clarion Hotel and Conference Center
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.8 km away
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Philadelphia Airport Ridley
0.0 km away
Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia Airport
1.0 km away
La Quinta Inn & Suites Philadelphia Airport
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
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: $102 - $153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Airport Waterfront Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 40
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Travelocity, Expedia, Orbitz, Hotels.com, Priceline, Odigeo and Booking.com so you can book your Airport Waterfront Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Airport Waterfront Inn staff and other travellers.
6 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (6)

Questions? Get answers from Airport Waterfront Inn staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“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
“The 3rd floor corner room has a really nice view of the boats on the river, but you might hear your neighbors conversation.”
 of 5 bubbles X4589JBmelissal, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay