Cornerstone Bed and Breakfast

Select Registry Member Since 2020

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Cornerstone Bed and Breakfast

Select Registry Member Since 2020

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The Basics

Our University City Boutique Inn offers modern vintage design, fire pit, and wrap-around porch blocks from the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Beautifully adorned suites, personal service, and thoughtful details. With stained glass, stunning gardens, world-class museums, and dining, our inn is the perfect home base to explore all Philadelphia has to offer. Our luxury rooms, legendary breakfast, and extraordinary gardens are yours to enjoy as you explore the birthplace of our nation.

Things We Love

Independance Hall

We are located in walking distance of dozens of world class museums, theatre and concert venues, and cultural institution, and unmatched historical attractions including the famous Rocky Steps and Liberty Bell.

Experience Delicious

Philadelphia is a foodie paradise. Expert advice from your innkeepers will guide you through Philadelphia's flourishing food scene.

firepit outside at Cornerstone Inn

Our firepit, gardens, and wrap around porch offer a level of relaxation and beauty that will make you forget you are steps from downtown. Perfect for a romantic couples getaway with in room massage after enjoying breakfast al fresco on our beautiful patio.

At A Glance

  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Smoke-Free Property
  • Free On-site Parking
  • Fireplaces in Some Guestrooms
  • Fireplace or Firepit Onsite
  • Jetted Tubs - All Rooms
  • Onsite Spa Services

Best For

  • Arts & Culture
  • History & Heritage
  • Romantic Retreat/Honeymoon Destination


Cornerstone Bed & Breakfast enthusiastically embraces every aspect of classic hospitality and modern luxury. Located among Philadelphia’s largest collection of Victorian homes, Cornerstone is situated perfectly between city sights and nature. Cornerstone Bed & Breakfast borders the University of Pennsylvania and Drexel University, as well as the Museum District and 35 miles of Pennsylvania’s most beautiful trails. Our inn is surrounded by hundreds of world-class dining options that are well within walking distance. Eric & Jill will warmly welcome you with unmatched personal care. They bring a guest-centered, customized level of service that traditionally is reserved for dear friends and cherished family. Consistently rated as the best place to stay in Philadelphia, Cornerstone Bed & Breakfast  allows our guests to experience the modern equivalent of luxury once enjoyed by Philadelphia’s best families in any of our six uniquely designed rooms, with an overabundance of sights, experiences and activities in the surrounding city.


Inn Amenities: Free Onsite Parking, LGBT Friendly, Limited Spa Service, Concierge Services

Food & Wine

Meals Offered: Breakfast

Restaurant on Premises: No

Special Diets Accommodated: Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free, Yes

Breakfast: Complimentary

Breakfast Service: Full

Breakfast Seating: Individual Tables

Pub/Tavern on Premises: No

Dining Amenities: Complimentary Beverages, Complimentary Afternoon Tea/Refreshments, Complimentary Snacks, Complimentary Early Coffee Tea, Picnics Available

Rooms & Suites

Accommodations: Suites

# of Rooms: 6

Beds: Twin, Double, Queen, King

Room Entertainment: Cable TV

Handicap Accessible: Not handicap accessible due to historic nature of property

Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Alarm Clocks, Antique Furnishing, Bathrobes, Hair Dryer, Ironing Boards, Microwaves, Refrigerator, Whirlpool or Jacuzzi

Guest Services

Internet Service: Wireless, Complimentary

Front Desk/Security: OnSite, 24 Hours

Inn Amenities: Free Onsite Parking, LGBT Friendly, Limited Spa Service, Concierge Services

Location Type

Location Type: City/Metro


Pet-Friendly: No

Smoking Policy: Outside Only

Family Friendly: Over 12

Weddings & Events

Wedding/Events Capacity: 1-19

Events Supported: Private Parties, Ceremony, Receptions, Rehearsal Dinner, Bridal Luncheon, Elopement

Wedding/Reception/Event Facilities: Indoor, Outdoor

Reception Seating: 1-19

Banquet Seating: 1-19

Max Capacity Outdoor: 40

Business Travel & Events

Meeting Types: Retreats, Social

Meeting Facilities: Indoor

Business Travel & Event Max Capacity: 20

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