Book your room at Hotel Bethlehem, A Historic Hotel of America
Grand historic hotel reigning over downtown Bethlehem
A historic downtown
This 1922 hotel is now a National Historic Trust property in the middle of a historic shopping district and next door to the Moravian Museum celebrating the region's first European settlers.
Restored in classic 1920s fashion, Hotel Bethlehem has a richly appointed lobby graced with a series of floor-to-ceiling Palladian windows overlooking the historic city streets. Two restaurants are on site.
Old style, new frills
Decorated in colonial-period style yet decidedly up-to-date in function, guestrooms at Hotel Bethlehem offer views of city hills and streets, as well as amenities such as complimentary Internet access.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
Hotel Bethlehem, A Historic Hotel of America
At your hotel
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. 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. Parking is also available nearby (surcharge).
Hotel Bethlehem is a smoke-free property.
- 24-hour front desk
- Airport transportation (complimentary)
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Coffee/tea in lobby
- Coffee shop or café
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Express check-in
- Express check-out
- Fitness facilities
- Computer station
- Tours/ticket assistance
- One meeting room
- Luggage storage
- Area shuttle (complimentary)
- Concierge services
- Multilingual staff
- Number of floors - 9
- Total number of rooms - 128
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Conference space size (feet) - 14000
- Self parking (surcharge)
- Conference center
- Conference space size (meters) - 1301
- Smoke-free property
- Television in lobby
- Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
- Wedding services
- Casino shuttle (complimentary)
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Free Wi-Fi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Room service (24 hours)
- 24-hour business center
- Year Built 1922
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi , Free wired high-speed Internet
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi , Free wired high-speed Internet
Park your car
Self parking (surcharge)
In your room
- Complimentary toiletries
- Pillowtop mattress
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Climate control
- Coffee/tea maker
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Complimentary weekday newspaper
- Free local calls
- Hair dryer
- Daily housekeeping
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Iron/ironing board
- Complimentary bottled water
- Flat-panel TV
- Microwave (on request)
- Premium bedding
- Premium TV channels
- Refrigerator (on request)
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Shower/tub combination
- Designer toiletries
- Private bathroom
- Turndown service
- Down comforter
- Egyptian-cotton sheets
- Pillow menu
- iPod docking station
- Cable TV service
- Free Wi-Fi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Dial-up Internet access (complimentary)
Eat and drink
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. 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.
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
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- Accessible parking
- In-room accessibility
- Accessibility equipment for the deaf
- Braille or raised signage
The fine print for Hotel Bethlehem, A Historic Hotel of America
When you arrive
Check-in time starts at 4 PM
Minimum check-in age is 21
When you leave
Check-out time is noon
How you can pay
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Pets allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 1, Pet maximum weight in lb is 40
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel 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.
Parking height restrictions apply
- Self parking fee: USD 7 per night (in/out privileges)
- Pet fee: USD 75 per room, per stay (maximum USD 75 per stay)
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 25 per night
We should mention
Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. 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 Historic Hotels of America.