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Gilbertsville, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Beautiful hotel! We did the romance package and we're very pleased. The service was amazing and we were treated like royalty. We had dinner at 1741 on the Terrace and it was delicious from start to finish. A wonderful little getaway!

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New Jersey
Reviewed 1 week ago

Needed to clear my head and get away from everything and this hotel was perfect. Arriving on a Thursday early afternoon I was able to park along the side of the main building and just steps from the door (parking only costs $7/day). Just a short 1 flight up elevator trip and I walked into the main area which blends...

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Kelly R, Guest Relations Manager at Historic Hotel Bethlehem, responded to this review

Dear TonyK300: Wow! Thank you so very much for the wonderfully detailed review of our hotel. We are always thrilled when our guests engage in the complete experience and enjoy all that we have to offer. We know that visitors have a great many options when getting away and are honored that you elected to do so with us. Our...

Totowa, New Jersey
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't say enough about the Hotel The room was charming with those little extras: Keurig coffeemaker, fridge with bottled water, & a jar of hard candies on the night stand. Breakfast was great & well priced and the staff was exceptional.

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Kelly R, Guest Relations Manager at Historic Hotel Bethlehem, responded to this review

Dear tooifbyc: Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay and dining experience. Our staff takes great pride in the service and the little extras that our guests do enjoy. We hope that you will come back soon!

Albany, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we loved our stay . Never have we stayed in an old classic that was so comfortable. The staff was more than accomadating. The rooms were clean and roomy. It is located in the cener of activity. A visit during the Christam season is special as Bethehem is really the Christmas City.

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Kelly R, General Manager at Historic Hotel Bethlehem, responded to this review

Dear truthteller57: Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience and your kind words. We are thrilled that you not only enjoyed your stay in the hotel, but also our beautiful city. Having just completed a multi-million dollar renovation, our staff is prouder than ever of this Grand Dame that sits in the heart of our...

Easton, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the 2nd year in a row my company has had our holiday party at Hotel Bethlehem. The simple ease of planning everything with Jenny assures me our events will be flawless. Jenny and her wonderful staff surpass flawless expectations every time!! Aside from the service, the food can't be beat! All of our employees give it rave reviews...

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Kelly R, Guest Relations Manager at Historic Hotel Bethlehem, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words regarding your company holiday party. We have shared your comments with our entire team and they were thrilled. We hope that we are your hosts annually for years to come!

New Jersey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is something special about Hotel Bethlehem. This historic first class hotel brings class and decorum to the area. We have enjoyed an overnight stay to celebrate birthdays and even though it's local for us, it sets us apart from the ordinary routine.

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Kelly R, Guest Relations Manager at Historic Hotel Bethlehem, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to share your experiences when you stayed with us. The fact that you live locally truly means a lot and that you choose to share the special moments with us. We have been hosting special occasions and assisting with celebrations for almost 95 years. Our staff takes great pride in providing special assistance in...

Buckhead, Georgia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel Bethlehem is an exquisite hotel from the Bellman to the décor. My room was on the 9th floor the hotel offer free wifi and parking is $7.00 per day in and out privileges. I had some concerns when one reviewer, said that there was a hill from the parking garage because I use a cane. But once I arrive...

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Kelly R, Guest Relations Manager at Historic Hotel Bethlehem, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience at our hotel. We have shared your comments with our team. We agree, the butter pecan ice cream is delicious! We feature Penn State Creamery Ice Cream in our Shoppe and Restaurants. The Creamery is the oldest college creamery in the country. We hope that you can come...

Ramsey, New Jersey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful Old Historic Hotel, rooms are recently redone and spacious. Staff is well trained and ready to provide assistance and recommendations for dining and sight seeing. A must stay in PA. Easy walking town.

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Kelly R, Guest Relations Manager at Historic Hotel Bethlehem, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your wonderful review. To be referred to as a “must stay” is an honor! Thank you for noticing our recent renovations that include the tray ceilings with the ambient lighting, new light fixtures and leather desk chairs. Our staff takes great pride in the services that we provide, and we shared your comments with them....

Garfield, New Jersey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

traveled to the area on a ski weekend with my partner. we were both traveling from opposite directions, so we parked at the hotel several hours before check in and asked if we could leave our cars, and also what time we could check in. the incredibly helpful woman at the front desk said not only would she be happy...

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Kelly R, Guest Relations Manager at Historic Hotel Bethlehem, responded to this review

Dear bedheadedboy: We are very happy that you and your partner had such a wonderful stay on your ski weekend and truly appreciate your kind review. We have shared your review with our staff as they do take great pride in their work and the services that they provide. We love that you found the time to explore our town...

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have now had two very important events at hotel Bethlehem… My wedding and baby shower and I wouldn't have chosen a better place to have had them. The atmosphere is always so beautiful and the staff is so helpful! The food was amazing and they are on top of everything! Terry is the best!! She helps coordinate things so...

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Kelly R, Guest Relations Manager at Historic Hotel Bethlehem, responded to this review

We were so very excited to host your baby shower! We love when our brides continue to come back for all of their milestones. Your kind words about our food and service are greatly appreciated. Our staff takes great pride in their service. We agree about Terry! She does a wonderful job coordinating these special occasions. We wish you the...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Historic Hotel Bethlehem in downtown Bethlehem PA in the heart of the Lehigh Valley, just minutes from Allentown and Easton, Pennsylvania, Lehigh University, Moravian College, Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem and a 10 minute drive from the Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE). We are conveniently located in the heart of the historic district that surrounds our hotel in Bethlehem Embrace our beautifully decorated and newly renovated historic Bethlehem hotel. Come experience world-class service, charming guest accommodations, elegantly appointed lobby and common areas, beautiful yet efficient banquet and meeting facilities, and Award winning cuisine. We proudly continue the tradition of Bethlehem hospitality that began by the Moravians who first settled here in 1741. Come experience this hospitality at our Historic Hotel Bethlehem.Restored to its original 1922 grandeur, Historic Hotel Bethlehem's floor-to-ceiling palladium windows provide dramatic views of the historic shopping district just outside our front doors. Seven large murals were painted by George Gray in 1937 to depict the history of Bethlehem. These beautiful murals currently adorn the walls of the Mural Ballroom. One of the larger murals retells the story of how Count Zinzendorf and other early settlers named the city of Bethlehem on Christmas Eve in 1741. This event took place in a crude cabin on the site now occupied by our Award winning hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Historic Hotel Bethlehem

Address: 437 Main Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Bethlehem
Price Range: $241 - $357 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Historic Hotel Bethlehem 4.5*
Number of rooms: 128
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“Ask for a room with a view over the park”
 of 5 bubbles TonyK300, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Stayed in Room 932 great view and has a ghost but she didn't visit us even when asked!”
 of 5 bubbles paulburkart, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“bring a speaker to compensate for hallway noise, be mindful of tight parking garage turns if you have a large vehicle”
 of 5 bubbles bedheadedboy, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a view of the Bethlehem star and you will also have a smart view of historic Bethlehem and downtown.”
 of 5 bubbles MunicipalEntrope, 27 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Just tell the front desk your requests, and they will undoubtedly do their best to accommodate your request.”
 of 5 bubbles shawn19882017, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
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