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aloft Philadelphia Airport
Ranked #56 of 86 Hotels in Philadelphia
Bergen County
Level 6 Contributor
88 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
“Very comfortable and convenient”
Reviewed 1 November 2013

We went to Philly for the weekend to see a concert and take in some site and the Aloft was very convenient. Only 15 minutes from the Wells Fargo arena and 20 from the historic area. Parking was only $12. The rooms were very comfortable and they had a nice bar with pool table ground floor. We would stay here again.

Stayed October 2013, travelled with family
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Karen M, Starwood Hotels at aloft Philadelphia Airport, responded to this review, 5 November 2013
Dear kmq2000,
Thank you for taking the time to share your experience regarding your recent stay in Philadelphia. We're happy to hear that you enjoyed the concert and our convenient location to the Wells Fargo Center. Thank you for commenting and we hope to invite you back here soon.
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Reviewed 30 October 2013 via mobile

Checking in and out ran smooth! The bar was exceptional and I loved the pool tables. Room was very comfortable and clean. I loved the shampoo,body wash in the shower. Room was spacious. I will be back!

  • Stayed October 2013
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2013

Overbooked and no bartender, we waited over an hour and no one ever showed up. Can hear road noise and people in hallway. Tiles in shower cracked and grout not clean. Bed is hard and pillows are tiny. Also have to walk to another hotel to eat. Price is good and staff is really nice, but doesn't make up for noisy room.

  • Stayed October 2013
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Karen M, Starwood Hotels at aloft Philadelphia Airport, responded to this review, 1 November 2013
Dear lucin,
Thank you for choosing Aloft. We're sorry your recent stay did not meet your expectations and was not as comfortable as you would have hoped. Thank you for letting us know of yoru recent experience. We will look to make improvements so the next time you're here your stay will be better than "okay".
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Dallas, Texas
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Reviewed 20 October 2013

My wife and I stayed here for a quick stop on a Saturday night. We found the hotel itself to be dirty. The halls were dirty, there was damage to the decorations in the halls. Our first room was all around dirty. The walls had visible stuff on it, the tile in the shower needed a thorough cleaning. The grout had lots of mildew etc on it. We went to get a different room when we saw the shower. The front desk seemed to already know about the shower problem. The second room we were put in wasn't much better. The walls didn't have the dirt on them but the shower was still dirty. We decided to just skip using the shower (An apology might be due to the people next to us on our flight the next morning). Part of the shower problems I think is a design problem, It's a standing shower with tiny tiles everywhere. Combine that with a lazy cleaning staff and you'll get mildew in every shower.

After getting settled we went downstairs to grab a drink from the bar. We were told their computer systems were down, but that if we went across the street (Four Points) they'd give us a free drink. They did, and it was good of them to offer it. Although I'm not sure why we couldn't just get the free drink from the bar at the Aloft.

I'd look for other options nearby. To us, it'd be worth the extra money for a clean hotel room.

Stayed September 2013, travelled as a couple
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Karen M, Starwood Hotels at aloft Philadelphia Airport, responded to this review, 5 November 2013
Dear Kevin R,
Thank you for choosing Aloft Hotels during your recent visit to Philadelphia. We're sorry to hear your room was not as clean as you would have liked and have forwarded your comments to our housekeeping team. We will be addressing these issues as providing our guests with a clean and comfortable stay is one of our priorities and inexcusable. Thanks for sharing and we hope this experience will not deter you from trying us out again.
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Philadelphia
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Reviewed 17 October 2013

Well the staff is stupendous in the city of brotherly love
sure but they are over the top in that city
The room is set up different than most motels look at one.
slept facing the airport but slept like a baby

  • Stayed October 2013, travelled on business
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Karen M, Starwood Hotels at aloft Philadelphia Airport, responded to this review, 25 October 2013
Dear Dr Brian O,
We're so glad you had an amazing stay in Philadelphia during your recent visit. Thanks again for sharing your feedback and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future.
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lancaster, pa
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Reviewed 9 October 2013

We love the aloft - they have very competitive parking rates (better than the airport), and it's a lot easier to get up for an early flight when you're a five minute shuttle ride away.

They have a very modern theme and the rooms are clean and in good shape. They also have a nice bar and an outside area to relax during the evening as well as a pool table. Don't really have anything negative to say, it's a nice hotel and usually very reasonably priced, great place to start a trip from PHL.

Stayed August 2013, travelled as a couple
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Karen M, Starwood Hotels at aloft Philadelphia Airport, responded to this review, 18 October 2013
Dear aphex732,
We're glad you enjoyed your time with us before your trip. We hope you come back again soon.
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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews
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Reviewed 8 October 2013

i was looking forward to our stay here, as we've stayed at an aloft before and really enjoyed it. it was a carbon copy of the one we had been to previously. i really love this brand. my only 'complaints' are that the bed was terribly uncomfortable, so much so, that i tossed and turned all night. i joked with my hubby that besides bringing our pillows, and fuzzy blanket, i'd have to bring a memory foam mattress pad next time. i also was a bit grossed out by the dirty grout throughout the bathroom area. maybe some bleach or x-14 could make it look a lot cleaner. my hubby said the outdoor lounge was a bit dirty, too. we fully admit to being picky when it comes to hotel stays, especially traveling with a toddler now. i think we were spoiled by the newness when we stayed in bolingbrook... regardless, we would go back. nora, at the front desk was great! love how the lobby smells.

  • Stayed October 2013, travelled with family
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Karen M, Starwood Hotels at aloft Philadelphia Airport, responded to this review, 11 October 2013
Dear mrandmrswoods2,
Thank you for your review. We're glad you enjoyed your stay and sorry to hear that the bed was not as comfortable as you would have hoped. We have platform beds in our Aloft Hotels and at times does take a bit of getting used to especially if you're used to memory foam mattresses. We have forwarded your feedback to our housekeeping department. Thank you for letting us know. We look forward to welcoming your family back in the future.
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Property: aloft Philadelphia Airport
Address: 4301 Island Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19153-3256
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Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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Ranked #56 of 86 Hotels in Philadelphia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:3 star — aloft Philadelphia Airport 3*
Number of rooms: 136
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