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Greensboro, North Carolina
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3 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

This was a very different experience for my husband and myself. We drove around in a circle for about 30min,mind you we no nothing about center city and neither did our GPS. Once we finally figured out where we needed to be with a little help from some very kind young ladies who probably were tired of seeing us go... More 

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Bonn, Germany
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Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Pictures tell the story. Was a special offer for 150 dollars. Totally unacceptable state of the hotel: tapestry falling from the wall, desperate state of the bathrooms, broken thermoregulator, rooms horrible, no attempt was made to generate any comfort!

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Rodeway2015, Manager at Rodeway Inn Center City, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. Good or bad we try to learn from each comment. My suggestion is to make better decisions when booking a room in the future. When you book at a budget hotel becuase it fits your means but desire amentities of a larger hotel you are certainly going to be disapointted. Our guest appreciate a value and... More 

Clemson, South Carolina
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 August 2016

I stayed at this hotel for 4 days while attending a conference at the convention center in Philadelphia. The rooms were clean, the location was very convenient and the neighborhood was a lot of fun. By far, the best part of our stay at the Rodeway Inn was Richard at the front desk. He always greeted us with a smile... More 

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Rodeway2015, Richard, Front Desk Agent at Rodeway Inn Center City, responded to this review

All hotels have rooms, all hotels have guests, and all hotels have front desk agents, but what makes people come back to certain hotels is the experience they had while here. A great front desk agent allows a guest to make a trip an experience. Our goal is to ensure that experience is great. Thank you for staying with us,... More 

Hartford, Connecticut
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7 reviews
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Each of the front desk staff were very friendly. We were greeted warmly. Given lots of info on the city including what to see, what to skip, their favorite spots etc. Richard was especially helpful during our stay and at checkout. The location could not be better. Central to all the tourist sites. Easy access to the Phlash. A city... More 

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Rodeway2015, Richard, Front Desk Agent at Rodeway Inn Center City, responded to this review

Here at the Rodeway Inn Center City we love to see reviews like this. We are thrilled when we can make our guests feel comfortable and taken care of during their stay. The location of the hotel allows you to easily access the best parts of Philadelphia. We are glad you had a great time while visiting and thank you... More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

I live in Philadelphia and stayed three nights while my belongings were being moved to a new residence. It's a charming hotel with friendly staff. Reminds me of hotels in Europe. If you want to be able to control the temperature in your room, ask for one of the four rooms on the first floor. If you stay in one... More 

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Rodeway2015, Front Desk Agent at Rodeway Inn Center City, responded to this review

We are so glad you have a great stay with us while your belongings were being moved. Your review provides great information for future guests. Thank you for the charming review and we will be here next time you’re looking for a great hotel in Philadelphia. More 

Clemmons, North Carolina
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3 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Stayed at this hotel for two days attending a conference in Philadelphia. The service offered by staffs was terrible. The first day I arrived I discovered there was a special way to flush the toilets. I went to bed at about 12:30 AM after spending the rest of the day preparing for my presentation the next morning. I was woken... More 

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Lakeland, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Great location. Room was small, but extremely clean (even by my standards) Had everything we needed, (microwave and fridge) Bathroom was awesome, the only thing I can compain about is the lack of tissues! Front desk- Richard-went way beyond what you would expect. In all our travels, have never encountered such service from a desk clerk! Double his pay- definitely... More 

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Rodeway2015, Richard, Front Desk Agent at Rodeway Inn Center City, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your wonderful expierence while staying here at the Rodeway Inn Center City. Yes indeed is this location great, it conveinently puts you close to anything you might want to see or do. No need to double my pay, any of our front desk agents want to ensure our guests have the tools to enjoy their stay... More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1 review
Reviewed 22 August 2016

The price line system and hotel system seems dismatch, when I arrive the hotel, I found my reserve of the coming week has been concelled (by a mis-operation either in hotel or price line side, I guess) while in price line, I still reserve the hotel (and already been charged ) so they did not realize the problem. The room... More 

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Rodeway2015, Richard, Front Desk Agent at Rodeway Inn Center City, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful view, here at the Roadway Inn Center City we understand things may happen whiling booking resevartions online. I am glad you decided to still stay with us while you were in town and I hope you enjoyed your time here. For your next visit, feel free to call us and book your reservation any of... More 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1 review
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 3 days for job training. All was smooth, staff is friendly and professional. No issues with room or staff. It's not the Waldorf, but well worth what my employer paid for. I let my supervisor know to recommend to fellow employers who will be in town for future trainings. Special thanks to housekeeping and the evening front... More 

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Rodeway2015, Front Desk Agent at Rodeway Inn Center City, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to respond. We're always learning from every guest experience. We look forward to seeing you and your co-workers in the future. More 

Candler, North Carolina
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Hotel located near city center. Able to get bus to historic area without difficulty. Staff at hotel very informative things to see and how toget there. Lots of good restaurants in the area. Hot spell while we were there.

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Rodeway2015, Front Desk Agent at Rodeway Inn Center City, responded to this review

Thank You for your response. Always pleased with a positive guest response, but try to learn from every guest experience good or bad. Hopefully it will be cooler on your next visit. More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
New flat screen HDTVs and personal Keurig coffee makers in all rooms! We offer reasonably priced, straightforward accommodations with updated in-room amenities, right in the heart of the city! Our property is within short walking distance of many local attractions and business centers including but not limited to: The Pennsylvania Convention Center, Independence Hall, The Liberty Bell Center, The Franklin Institute, The National Constitution Center, Liberty Place, Jefferson Hospital, University of Penn Hospital, Walnut Street Theater, numerous eateries. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rodeway Inn Center City

Address: 1208 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia
Price Range: €88 - €236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Rodeway Inn Center City 2*
Number of rooms: 44
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Also Known As:
Rodeway Inn Center City Hotel Philadelphia
Rodeway Inn Philadelphia
Philadelphia Rodeway Inn
Hotel Style:
#5 Best Value Hotel in Philadelphia
#33 Family Hotel in Philadelphia
#38 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
#45 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
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“Probably best to be on a higher floor to avoid street noise.”
 of 5 bubbles Max_from_NY, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“It's nice having a room with a street view, but windows are not well insulated at all.”
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“Noise on Level 4”
 of 5 bubbles bakarrk, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Hotel built in late 1800's. Lots of history. Comfortable rooms, neat and clean. Staff very helpful.”
 of 5 bubbles wvaneyk, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The room I had was great. I stayed near the back of the hotel. There was no outside noise.”
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