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The Desmond Hotel Malvern

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Albany, New York
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had two adjoining rooms and both were perfect. Because of the furniture and decor, you feel like you're staying in a lovely, well-appointed home of a dear friend - instead of a hotel. The staff was terrific at every turn and very helpful when we were looking for a path for a morning run. The grounds are beautiful and...

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Atlanta, Georgia
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Reviewed 4 January 2017

This hotel was a terrific getaway for a weekend - it looks like a busy business hotel for week days. Several excellent restaurants to chose from in the hotel, all very well managed. The front desk staff was friendly and helpful. We had a standard double room that was very comfortable and a nice size. The only complaint is that...

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York, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago

The location as easy to find, the hotel was clean and the food very good. The problem is that people do actually sleep eventually at hotels and this one is the worst for the slamming door issue. Every door is heard the length of the entire floor, and every door slams. You have to put effort into keeping it quiet,...

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Brownsville, Texas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great location. Clean. Good food at the restaurant service was good very attentive personnel easy check out. Distribution of the rooms is easy to understand comfortable rooms. Not a single complaint about the place easy access from the high way

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Kingsport, Tennessee
Reviewed 16 March 2017

The hotel is very nice and staff is great. The rooms are large and very clean. The staff at Breakfast could not have been more professional. The Mushroom Soup at the restaurant is to die for. After a long flight, it was nice to be greeted by friendly staff and room service.

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Burke, Virginia
Reviewed 22 February 2017

We only stayed one night but the hotel was good and the staff were very nice. I wish the beds were not so high off the ground as they are hard to get in even for me and I am 5ft 8. Since the beds are four poster beds with exposed feet, the housekeeping staff should dust the all of...

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Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

The grounds are beautiful, the hotel is warm and inviting. We ate at the restaurant for Sunday brunch. I have to say it is the best I have ever been to. Food was great! Service was awesome! We had a wonderful experience and would highly recommend The Desmond.

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Eatontown, New Jersey
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We had our daughter's wedding here on Jan 14th. It was outstanding. Karen was in charge of it and she did an amazing job. Everything was very well organized. We had plenty of appetizers and open bar during cocktail hour. Very well staffed. Salads and dinner were super. The dinners were hot and filet tender. The evening flowed beautifully and...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 January 2017

I can’t comment on the hotel rooms themselves from personal experience, but conference attendees indicated the walls were very thin and felt as though they vibrated at night (heating? noise?). However, I did attend a several day conference here and the same vibration thing occurred in our conference room as well. Food was average. There was a big buffet selection,...

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Mike_Chain, General Manager at The Desmond Hotel Malvern, responded to this review

Dear KCW25; Thanks for your feedback, I am surprised to read it and sorry you had the experience with the food, as you can see we typically receive very high marks on the vast majority of our reviews. I am sorry we missed the mark on your meal. Our guestrooms are block concrete every other wall with the alternating walls...

Martinsburg, West Virginia, United States
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

The customer service was great. We had a king size bed which was firm and very high. I could have used a step stool to get into the bed. The room was clean and very quiet they could upgrade the shower head as it was like a garden hose spray. The food and service in the Hunt Room was great....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to a one-of-a-kind hotel, conveniently located in one of Pennsylvania's most scenic and historic settings. From the moment you walk in, you'll know why guests tell us The Desmond is the best part of traveling. It's a difference you can taste, whether you're savoring fresh seafood and prime steaks in The Hunt Room, hot off the grille seasonal favorites on our Sunset Grille deck, or relaxing with cocktails, snacks and casual fare in our authentic English pub, the Fox and Hounds. Above all, it's an experience that removes you from the distractions of everyday life, and surrounds you with the quiet pleasures you deserve. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Desmond Hotel Malvern

Address: 1 Liberty Blvd., Malvern, PA 19355
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Malvern
Price Range: $205 - $305 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Desmond Hotel Malvern 3.5*
Number of rooms: 194
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Malvern Desmond Hotel
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Newark, Delaware
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“Even high rooms include slamming doors.”
ljhunt55, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“ask for a better view.”
Kalalia, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“It may be a long walk but if you have a room at the end of the hall it may be quieter.”
Roadtraveler53, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Location of the hotel is in an suburban-like setting so the rooms are probably quiet everywhere (unless you have noisy neighbors).”
ninat727, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Upper Floor”
Flsammler, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
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