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Porches on the Towpath

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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Private Balcony
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All reviews the main house tucked away my husband and i the main street wrap around porch host john tow path private porch park your car perfect location within walking distance shops and restaurants direct access delaware canal middle of town get away each morning
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Porches on the Towpath was everything we thought it would be and more. It was inviting, warm, charming, clean and decorated with beautiful antiques. The staff, food and other guests all very nice and friendly. New Hope is a fun, eclectic beautiful town to explore....More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank tajoedog
Reviewed November 2, 2018

Really enjoyed our midweek stay in this lovely B & B. The towpath was steps away from the back door of our porch—perfect for a morning walk after a hearty breakfast. The location is also steps from the center of town and the bridge to...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Janetvdale
Response from John B, Owner at Porches on the TowpathResponded November 3, 2018

Hi Janet,' Thanks for the time it took to write the review we appreciate it. Can't wait to have you back.

Reviewed October 31, 2018

For me, Porches soars on all levels. It is a beautiful hamlet, perfectly tucked away in alley right off the main artery in New Hope. The place has an unsurmountable amount of character. The artistry and amount of time and years that John and his...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank P0rtuguy
Response from John B, Owner at Porches on the TowpathResponded November 1, 2018

All I can say is wow. Thank you for your heartfelt words. We really appreciate you taking the time and effort to put together this fantastic review. You really get what we're trying to do here. We love it when others feel the same love...More

Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

I have stayed at this hidden jewel for many years. It’s nestled at the end of quiet Fisher’s Alley, which is just a half block from New Hope’s main intersection. The house dates from the 1800’s and has been transformed into a charming B&B that...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Linda M
Response from John B, Manager at Porches on the TowpathResponded October 19, 2018

Thank you so much Linda for taking the time to write this wonderful review. It means a lot to us. We always love having you with us. Your great attitude gets us through our day that much easier. See you again soon.

Reviewed October 15, 2018

Porches is a lovely place right in New Hope but off the main drag, tucked away from the hustle bustle of the town. Our room was lovely and comfortable and having breakfast on the porch added to the experience. Easy to walk into the main...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Geoff C
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About
Description
Gracious country house located directly on the Delaware Canal in the heart of New Hope. Ten beautifully furnished guest rooms, all with private baths. Two story, wrap around porch overlooking the More Delaware Canal and perennial gardens. A full country breakfast is served daily. Central air, private off street parking. Walk to shops, galleries and restaurants. Mid week discounts available. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$163 - US$287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Porches On The Towpath Hotel New Hope
Location
United States > Pennsylvania > Bucks County > New Hope
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$163 - US$287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Porches On The Towpath Hotel New Hope
Location
United States > Pennsylvania > Bucks County > New Hope
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Traveller (351)
Room & Suite (137)
Dining (18)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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alishamoonbeam
September 4, 2017|
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Response from Bob E | Property representative |
We generally have glutten free bread but best to mention at booking and again at checkin
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susank1003
June 15, 2017|
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Response from Bob E | Property representative |
Susan ,Both rooms 7&11 have two queen beds and can be connected to rooms 8&11 if needed creating a very large suite of rooms. Thanks again for considering Porches on the Towpath
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mrmoyer
August 24, 2016|
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Response from 0864213579 | Reviewed this property |
By coincidence, I just returned today from another fabulous stay at Porches and asked the owners your question. Room 11, which is in a separate building from the main house, is a lovely room that is ground level and has a... More
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"Rooms 9-12 are in the Gatekeeper's House and detached from the main building."
landofar
Aug. 22, 2018
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"So many options! Look on their website to choose the perfect one for you!"
BrettH641
Jul. 7, 2018
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"Our room had a very private and large porch and view of the town and canal. Perfect."
barbarahL9575SV
May 14, 2018
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"Some rooms have TVs, not all. Ask if it is important to you."
Lorrie
May 4, 2018
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