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30 Best Philadelphia City Centre Hotels

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#12 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
4 travellers mentioned "city-center hotel" and "city center" when describing this hotel.
  • "Very friendly staff, great rooms (very large for what one expects in a city-center hotel in a large metropolitan area like this, and it included a seating area and fridge), good..."
  • "The location was terrific, within walking distance of city center, historic Philadelphia, and theaters. And best of all was the staff. Everyone was friendly and accommodating and..."
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#31 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
35 travellers mentioned "downtown hotels" and "downtown hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "As with many downtown hotels, the main entrances are not at street level, so you must have assistance getting bags up. Doormen were always present for this need. The room I..."
  • "Transferred from the Sheraton Downtown Hotel (ick) and was immediately greeted and welcome by a very helpful front desk agent (former manager of Sheraton). He was more than helpful..."
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Hotel Palomar Philadelphia - a Kimpton Hotel Slideshow
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#3 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
6 travellers mentioned "city center hotel" and "city center" when describing this hotel.
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Hilton Garden Inn Philadelphia Center City Slideshow
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#45 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
4 travellers mentioned "city center" and "city center hotel" when describing this hotel.
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Sofitel Philadelphia Hotel Slideshow
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#8 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
42 travellers mentioned "downtown" and "downtown location" when describing this hotel.
  • "bed was very comfortable. Would definately recommend to anyone needing a downtown location while in Philadelphia. No complaints at all!..."
  • "We were on the 11th floor with a view looking over neighboring buildings, but considering the downtown location the view was fine. Our room was a comfortable size, with a small..."
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Omni Hotel at Independence Park Slideshow
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#13 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
2 travellers mentioned "city-center hotel" and "city center hotels" when describing this hotel.
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Loews Philadelphia Hotel Slideshow
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#14 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
43 travellers mentioned "downtown location" and "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "Hotel is in central downtown location, in a distinctive former bank building. I'll stay again. Lots going on around the property. Expensive parking. ..."
  • "subways to the sports arenas. The rooms were large and well furnished and very clean. I'd highly recommend the Lowes as a downtown location...."
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Hotel Monaco Philadelphia, a Kimpton Hotel Slideshow
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#1 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
3 travellers mentioned "city-center hotel" and "city center hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "We had a king room, and they adjoined in a queen-queen room; both were comfortable, and surprisingly spacious for a city-center hotel. Being a Kimpton in-touch member, our rooms..."
  • "Rooms are not large, but more than adequate for a city center hotel. They are very well appointed. As in most Kimptons, toiletries/amenities are excellent. Good wifi, which is free..."
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Courtyard Philadelphia Downtown Slideshow
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#21 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
73 travellers mentioned "downtown location" and "city center hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "The room was very comfortable and spacious for a downtown hotel. The lobby was spacious and accommodating for a brief break before heading to a new location. We always require a..."
  • "I can't call it the best or the perfect downtown hotel in Philly, because this is the first one I have stayed at. I chose it after reading reviews for alot of places here at..."
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Philadelphia Marriott Downtown Slideshow
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#42 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
118 travellers mentioned "downtown hotel" and "downtown room" when describing this hotel.
  • "Great Philly downtown hotel. Across the street from Reading Terminal market. Rooms clean and fresh. Very Comfortable Beds! Hotel staff helpful in finding areas to eat...."
  • "The cost for the room wasn't unreasonable considering the "going rate" for a downtown room, but I do consider that rate to be high...."
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Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia Midtown Slideshow
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#34 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
20 travellers mentioned "downtown hotels" and "downtown hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "The fee was $25, which is actually quite reasonable for the location and typical of all downtown hotels in the US. I would definitely stay here again if I were visiting Philadelphia..."
  • "This hotel was clean, moderately priced, with modern amenities and a larger that usual room for a downtown hotel. The staff was friendly and helpful. The breakfast was delicious..."
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Hilton Inn at Penn Slideshow
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#4 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
11 travellers mentioned "downtown hotels" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel is in a quieter area compared to downtown hotels I have been to, and I preferred this area.Was convenient to get to everything, I highly recommend...."
  • "It was a last minute decision as we approached Philadelphia for a spontaneous weekend getaway, we called around and all the downtown hotels were sold out. It was a great decision..."
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#40 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
24 travellers mentioned "downtown location" when describing this hotel.
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#28 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
12 travellers mentioned "downtown places" and "downtown location" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel offers limo service to downtown places.) This time we came to tour the battleship New Jersey tied up at Camden N,J, just across the Delaware River. We overnighted at..."
  • "Cozy, boutique-style hotel in a convenient downtown location. The staff are very friendly and accommodating, and breakfast and lunch in the small restaurant were very good and..."
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Hilton Philadelphia at Penn's Landing Slideshow
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#30 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
11 travellers mentioned "downtown hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "The service level was well above average for a luxury downtown hotel, and all the staff made an attempt to be friendly. The breakfast buffet also exceeded our expectations, with a..."
  • "This should not be designated as a downtown hotel. I did walk downtown, but it was a good 15 minuute trek. Still, would not hesitate to stay here again...."
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Doubletree by Hilton Philadelphia Center City Slideshow
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#37 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
50 travellers mentioned "downtown location" and "downtown hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "near the wonderful shopping on Walnut St. You can walk to the shops in under 10 minutes. The value for a downtown location cant be beat...."
  • "We moved over to the Hilton after 2 nights at another, "lesser" downtown hotel. It was definitely the right move although the room was about $50 more per night. The Hilton was so..."
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Hampton Inn Philadelphia Convention Center Slideshow
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#32 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
35 travellers mentioned "downtown hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "Good size rooms especially for a downtown hotel. 3. Full breakfast. 4. A small indoor pool. I know this may not sound like a pro but considering you'd be hard pressed to find..."
  • "t think there was even a convention as it was over thanksgiving. The pool was very small but I guess this is expected for a downtown hotel..."
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The Ritz-Carlton, Philadelphia Slideshow
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#39 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
10 travellers mentioned "downtown hotel" and "downtown location" when describing this hotel.
  • "beautiful, very impressive. Rooms are smaller, but that's what I expect in an older downtown hotel. I would definitely stay here again...."
  • "Beautiful Building and Exciting Downtown Location. Service wasn't what I expected at the Ritz. Room was nice but nothing special. Club Lounge was nice. When we checked out the..."
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#18 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
11 travellers mentioned "downtown hotels" and "downtown hotel" when describing this hotel.
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Radisson Blu Warwick Hotel Philadelphia Slideshow
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#23 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
25 travellers mentioned "downtown location" when describing this hotel.
  • "That's not to say it was a deal, just the least horrifying hotel tab for a prime downtown location. The lobby is large and comfortable and always full of people coming and going..."
  • "The location was nice...but I liked the downtown location of the Marriott better. This is a smaller, quaint hotel. There is a nice little lounge for cocktails..we did not eat in..."
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#17 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
3 travellers mentioned "downtown hotel" and "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "Nice amenities for a downtown hotel. Parking on the street was easy and close by.....during all visits I could see our car from our room window. Good restaurant selection within..."
  • "For a Memorial Weekend, almost all hotels in the downtown were booked. Therefore we were looking at the Booking.com for an alternative. We have chosen a new Homewood Suites hotel in..."
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Hampton Inn Philadelphia International Airport Slideshow
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#29 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
9 travellers mentioned "downtown hotels" and "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "and this hotel met our expectations. It was a quick 15 minutes to downtown PHL, at over a third to half the cost of downtown hotels...."
  • "As far as location, you do have to drive for a few minutes to get downtown, but it was not a problem for us. On our next visit to Philadelphia (or anywhere else), we will..."
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#22 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
11 travellers mentioned "downtown hotel" and "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "I would ask for a higher room just to have a birds eye view and be above the street traffice which is bound to be at any downtown hotel...."
  • "Location is great--close to the main museums, but walkable to most of the downtown attractions. Service is great. Welcome gift and milk and cookies for the kids. The pool was a..."
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#44 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
5 travellers mentioned "downtown location" and "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "was eggs, potatoes and other heavy items. No fruit, yogurt or oatmeal choice. Good downtown location. Parking was also very expensive...."
  • "The location is fabulous, walking distance to many of the main attractions in Downtown Philly. The Taste bar is a great place to grab a drink and some food...."
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Fairfield Inn Philadelphia Airport Slideshow
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#24 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
4 travellers mentioned "downtown hotels" and "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "This is nicer than some of the downtown hotels that I stayed in on this visit. Normally not a big fan of Fairfield but this room changed my mind completely...."
  • "While we were not flying in or out of PHL, the location was still good as it's only seven miles or so from downtown. Bear in mind, the nearby eating options are limited pretty much..."
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Rittenhouse 1715, A Boutique Hotel Slideshow
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#5 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
7 travellers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "hotel came up on sale we took the opportunity to spend some time exploring the downtown area. This is a small hotel of only 23 or so rooms. It's formerly a bed & breakfast..."
  • "Curits Institute of Music wih fabulous free student concerts, and convenient for downtown Philly -though the historic district is more of a hike away. Only drawback was the..."
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#7 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
15 travellers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "The Morris House Hotel is built around a genuine colonial house near the Society Hill area of downtown Philadelphia. The house and its additions have retained an authentic look; the..."
  • "It is set in a brick building in downtown Philadelphia that has hung on to its old fashioned appeal. The rooms are each decorated in a different way and are very clean. There is a..."
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#2 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
3 travellers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "Fabulous central hotel in downtown Philadelphia. Very comfortable great staff and great food / bar on site but also walk able to other nice pubs etc. you won't go wrong at the..."
  • "Great hotel located in downtown Philly. Large, boutique rooms, great bathrooms, well equipped Gym and swinmming pool in the hotel's health club...."
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#9 of 83 hotels in Philadelphia
30 travellers mentioned "downtown" when describing this hotel.
  • "What a great deal for a nice boutique hotel smack in the middle of downtown Philly. I was a little nervous because of the price, but the Alexander didn't disappoint. I stayed in..."
  • "The Alexander Inn is a warm inviting unique hotel /inn conveniently located in downtown Philadelphia. While our room was not huge, it was beautifully decorated and had a a nice view..."