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Doubletree by Hilton Philadelphia Center City
Ranked #33 of 85 Hotels in Philadelphia
Washington, D.C.
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25 reviews
15 hotel reviews
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“Great location in Philly center”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2014

Great location with Septa access. Walking distance for many places in the city including the Convention Center and Reading Market. Very large room with couch. The couch was very uncomfortable because it was quite stiff but I suppose when you have hundreds of people using it, it has to be sturdy. We stayed on the ninth floor and there was no ice machine. We were provided an ice bucket in the room but no ice machine on our floor. Not sure if the other floors had it because I didn't feel like walking around looking for one on another floor. Self parking was not the most convenient because there were a few stairs from the garage to the hotel lobby. That was not very easy with luggage. I liked the extra vanity outside of the bathroom so two people can get ready and allows for laying out make up and other things. Hotel was even nice enough to give us free internet when asked.

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KTMurnane, General Manager at Doubletree by Hilton Philadelphia Center City, responded to this review, 25 June 2014
Thank you for the review! We hope to see you again the next time you're in the Philadelphia area!
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2014

My wife and I stayed for four nights, and the DoubleTree was wonderful. The staff was great, the rooms immaculate, and the facilities were perfect. I would heartily recommend this property to anyone. Matt L Charlotte, NC

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KTMurnane, General Manager at Doubletree by Hilton Philadelphia Center City, responded to this review, 25 June 2014
Matt- Thank you for the positive review, and we appreciate your recommendation! Please visit us again soon.
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tucson
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2014

My room was first rate- clean, with nice styling, and a wonderful view. It was accompanied by a lovely breakfast. My interactions with staff were friendly, courteous, efficient and effective. And of course, the chocolate cookies are not to be missed!

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KTMurnane, General Manager at Doubletree by Hilton Philadelphia Center City, responded to this review, 25 June 2014
Hi Daniel- Thank you for the first-rate review! Please visit us again soon.
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Allentown, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2014

Great room, nice view, clean and upto date furnishings. Hotel staff were pleasant and helpful however, the room was next to ice machince, and the noise from ice machinethorugh out the night was compounded by HVAC fan tapping, not a very pleasant night. Would give it another try, great location.

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KTMurnane, General Manager at Doubletree by Hilton Philadelphia Center City, responded to this review, 25 June 2014
Hi Steven- We look forward to your return!
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Middletown, Ohio, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2014

Great location, within walking distance of shopping, bars, shopping and attractions. easy to get to, parking on site. Everyone was very friendly and helpful. The elevators were fast so you didn't have to spend a lot of time waiting around. Lobby was pretty and spacious. The bathroom is located way in the back behind the bar so felt like more for bar/restaurant patrons than for travelers just arrival. They put out flavored waters, we thought they were very watery if supposed to be a juice drink but being parched, it was icy cold so it actually was quite refreshing. Our room was clean and spacious and very nicely decorated and everything worked. The bed was super comfortable. The air conditioning was very comfortable. I will say that the shower head said turn left for hot water and found that you actually should turn it right. But small inconsistency that was discovered soon enough that was minor.

Definitely will stay here again.

Room Tip: Get room away from ice machine if you value quiet, the machine on the 8th floor was loud.
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KTMurnane, General Manager at Doubletree by Hilton Philadelphia Center City, responded to this review, 23 June 2014
Dear Rhonda-
Thank you for the detailed review of your recent stay. We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed yourself. The drink offerings in the lobby are in fact water, with sliced fresh fruit for a refreshing drink after a long day. We apologize if this was communicated to you. We look forward to having you stay with us again.
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Philadelphia, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2014

Perfect location, service and hospitality! Totally enjoyed our stay at the Double Tree in Philadelphia on Broad Street. We found the staff to be kind, helpful and very hospitable. The room was beautifully decorated and spotlessly clean.

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KTMurnane, General Manager at Doubletree by Hilton Philadelphia Center City, responded to this review, 23 June 2014
Thank you for the fantastic review of your recent stay Sharon. We are so pleased to exceed your expectations and that you enjoyed the high level of service and quality that we provide to all our guests. Be sure to come back soon.
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Wyomissing, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2014

This is a wonderful hotel..All the staff has been so helpful with our stay..The breakfast and dinner snacks are great..Parking is easy and reasonable for center city..We've stayed here many times before and have never had a problem.

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KTMurnane, General Manager at Doubletree by Hilton Philadelphia Center City, responded to this review, 23 June 2014
Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay, and for your loyalty to our hotel. We are so pleased to exceed your expectations and will pass your appreciation along to our staff. Be sure to come back soon.
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Property: Doubletree by Hilton Philadelphia Center City
Address: 237 South Broad Street, Broad and Locust Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5686
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Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#21 Family Hotel in Philadelphia
#27 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
#32 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Doubletree by Hilton Philadelphia Center City 3.5*
Number of rooms: 434
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