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Hotel Bethlehem, A Historic Hotel of America places you next to Historic Bethlehem Visitor Center and Moravian Museum of Bethlehem. This 4.5-star hotel has 128 guestrooms and offers free in-room WiFi, a free airport shuttle, and a fitness center. Centrally located in Bethlehem, the hotel is also a short walk from Colonial Industrial Quarter and Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts.
Enjoy dining at one of 2 onsite restaurants including Tap Room, which specializes in American cuisine. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with room service, or get a quick energy boost at the coffee shop/café. Start each morning with full breakfast, available for a fee from 6 AM to 10:30 AM.
All 128 air-conditioned rooms provide iPod docks, refrigerators, and coffee makers. Guests can expect 42-inch LCD TVs with cable channels, along with free WiFi and wired Internet. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and designer toiletries, and pillowtop beds with Egyptian cotton sheets and pillow menus ensure a restful night. Other standard amenities include free weekday newspapers, free local calls, and free bottled water.
At Hotel Bethlehem, A Historic Hotel of America, guests have access to a fitness center, free WiFi in public areas, and 10 meeting rooms. If you drive, self parking is USD 7 per night, or you can take advantage of the free airport shuttle at scheduled times. Multilingual staff at the 24-hour front desk can assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this luxury hotel include a conference center, a 24-hour business center, and coffee/tea in a common area.
- Free WiFi and wired Internet in rooms and public areas
- Onsite dining
- Free airport shuttle
- Fitness center
Hotel Bethlehem, A Historic Hotel of America
A grand old hotel in a historic shopping district in one of America's early settled towns, Hotel Bethlehem evokes a dignified sense of history, without stinting on the modern-day amenities. The hotel is next door to Moravian Museum of Bethlehem and two miles from Burnside Plantation and the Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem. The Allentown/Lehigh Valley airport is six miles away.
A row of Palladian windows stretch from floor-to-ceiling in the lobby, providing views of the colorful city streets. A fitness center offers cardio and weight training gear, and a 24-hour business center and meeting and banquet rooms take care of business needs. Onsite dry cleaning and laundry service are available. The Tap Room offers three meals daily, and its mahogany bar and live jazz evoke a 1920s atmosphere. Breakfast is available daily in the dining room 6-10:30 AM for a surcharge.
Wireless Internet access in the lobby, restaurants, and meeting rooms is complimentary. A complimentary roundtrip airport shuttle and an area shuttle to areas within 5 miles are available at scheduled times. Limited self parking is available onsite for a surcharge. Complimentary parking is also available nearby.
Hotel Bethlehem is a smoke-free property.
- 24-hour front desk
- Free airport transportation
- Number of bars/lounges - 2
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Newspapers in lobby (surcharge)
- Conference space
- Coffee/tea in common areas
- Coffee shop or café
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Express check-in
- Express check-out
- Fitness facilities
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Computer station
- Free area shuttle
- Luggage storage
- Concierge services
- Meeting rooms 10
- Multilingual staff
- Number of floors - 9
- Total number of rooms - 128
- Conference center
- Self parking (surcharge)
- Free parking nearby
- Number of restaurants - 2
- Conference space size (feet) - 14000
- Conference space size (meters) - 1301
- Shopping on site
- Smoke-free property
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Television in common areas
- Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
- Wedding services
- Free casino shuttle
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Free WiFi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Year Built 1922
- 24-hour business center
Family Friendly Amenities
- Family Hotel
- Free Wi-Fi
- Area shuttle (complimentary)
- Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet
Self parking (surcharge), Free parking nearby
Hotel Bethlehem, A Historic Hotel of America offers 128 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and safes. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters, and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 42-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include bathrobes, designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.
This Bethlehem hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary weekday newspapers, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and irons/ironing boards. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.
- Air conditioning
- Free toiletries
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- In-room safe
- Pillowtop mattress
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Coffee/tea maker
- Free weekday newspaper
- Free local calls
- Hair dryer
- Daily housekeeping
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Iron/ironing board
- Free bottled water
- Premium bedding
- Premium TV channels
- Designer toiletries
- Private bathroom
- Turndown service
- Room service
- Pillow menu
- LCD TV
- Down comforter
- Egyptian-cotton sheets
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
- iPod docking station
- Free WiFi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Free dial-up Internet access
- Cable TV service
Where to Eat
1741 on the Terrace - With views of historic Bethlehem, this fine-dining restaurant offers fresh local ingredients and an extensive wine selection.
The Tap Room - Lobby location. Casual dining with a view of Main Street. Live jazz every Thursday night. Friday Happy Hour. Three meals daily plus a kid's menu. Full menu plus light fare. Specializes in unusual Martinis. Extensive wine list.
Room service is offered 24 hours.
Live jazz every Thursday night in the Tap Room.
Nearby Things to Do
Hotel Bethlehem has a small fitness facility on site, and offers discounted access to a more fully-equipped health club and spa, The Gym at American Hairlines, two blocks away. Both the on-site fitness center and the nearby health club are open from early morning to late evening.
There are several golf courses in the area. The nearest public course is the Monoacacy Course at Bethlehem Golf Course, 2 miles away.
The city of Bethlehem and the surrounding Lehigh Valley region offer a number of seasonal recreational options, listed below.
The recreational activities listed below are available on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Downhill skiing nearby
- Cross-country skiing nearby
- Snowboarding nearby
- Snowmobiling nearby
- Rafting nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Mountain biking nearby
- Kayaking nearby
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
Minimum check-in age is 21
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! Children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25 per night.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
- Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 75 per accommodation, per stay (maximum USD 75 per stay)
- 1 per room (up to 40 lb)
- Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
- Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions
Parking height restrictions apply
- Breakfast fee: between USD 8 and USD 35 per person (approximately)
- Self parking fee: USD 7 per night (in/out privileges)
- Pet fee: USD 75 per accommodation, per stay (maximum USD 75 per stay)
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 25 per night
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We should mention
Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
Awards & Affiliations
- The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.