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The Franklin Hotel at Independence Park

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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“great location”(342 reviews)
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Reviewed 21 January 2015

Our third stay here - clean comfortable room with wonderful view of part of the historic park. Why do we keep coming back? I enjoy smaller, upscale properties and friendly staff that help without being intrusive. Also enjoy Omni's good sized room, comfortable bed, large...More

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Reviewed 20 January 2015

The hotel was in a great location. It's appearance throughout the property was very pleasing. The staff were very friendly and accomodating. I've stayed at this property a few years back and was just as pleased that it is being kept up.

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Thank Aaron C
Reviewed 20 January 2015

It was our first time travelling with our one year old twins. We came to get away and to visit the Please Touch museum and to see the attractions around Independence Park. From the moment we arrived until the moment we left, any request we...More

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Reviewed 19 January 2015

thev hotel was very nice clean and close to our reception. I did not like the high price of parking or three dollars wfor a bottle of water it was pooring down freezing rain when we left and were left standing outside with our car...More

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Reviewed 16 January 2015

I recently stayed at this generally excellent property while on a short business trip to Philadelphia and was impressed. The room and bedding were comfortable. Wi-Fi is both free (unusual these days in better hotels) and very fast (also unusual). Service was friendly and attentive....More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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US$171 - US$412 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#6 Family Hotel in Philadelphia
#14 Green Hotel in Philadelphia
#14 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
#15 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
#19 Luxury Hotel in Philadelphia
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$171 - US$412 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#6 Family Hotel in Philadelphia
#14 Green Hotel in Philadelphia
#14 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
#15 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
#19 Luxury Hotel in Philadelphia
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Melody F
27 July 2017|
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Response from Luvs2go | Reviewed this property |
Yes. I am sure they would.
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Kitchengardener
10 July 2017|
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Response from Vivian N | Reviewed this property |
I used Valet that allowed you to access car without additional fees.
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keeblekatharine
4 March 2017|
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Response from jimbopolo | Property representative |
Take the airport line from the airport to Jefferson Station 10th and Market. The Market L is available there to 5th and Market. The hotel is 2 blocks away one to Chestnut and down chestnut a block to 4th
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"Excellent views from odd-numbered rooms facing Phildelphia."
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