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    The Independent Hotel

    1234 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5612
    (215) 642-2240
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    Overview
    • Excellent58%
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    • Average7%
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    • Terrible1%
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    “hardwood floors” (33 reviews)
    “queen loft” (13 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 8 March 2014

    This was our second stay and again we were impressed by the friendliness of the staff. During a snow emergency, when there were few cabs, two staff members hiked up to the main drag and hailed us a cab...we also liked being so close to...More

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    Response from Emily K, General Manager at The Independent HotelResponded 22 March 2014

    Dear Nance2014, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. I am delighted to hear that our staff's friendliness and efficiency left such a lasting impression on you. Our staff takes pride in showing each guest...More

    Reviewed 3 March 2014

    The Independent is a very pleasant hotel near the hub of performing arts in Philadelphia. The staff (we met two different people at the front desk) were very welcoming and I am sure that if we had needed anything, they would have been very gracious....More

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    Response from Emily K, General Manager at The Independent HotelResponded 15 March 2014

    Dear moodyhill, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. I am delighted to hear that you were completely satisfied with the customer service of our front desk staff. I am also glad that you found...More

    Reviewed 3 March 2014

    We had a wonderful stay, again, at The Independent in Philadelphia, while visiting the Philadelphia Flower Show and Barnes Museum this weekend. We especially appreciated the flexibility of the management in letting us shorten our trip due to an impending snow storm. Even though the...More

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    Response from Emily K, General Manager at The Independent HotelResponded 15 March 2014

    Dear JeanneVirginia, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. I am so glad that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us. It is wonderful to hear that you got the chance to check out the...More

    Reviewed 2 March 2014

    Delightful boutique hotel in the heart of Philadelphia - reasonably priced, excellent service, great central location. And big props to Nick on the front desk, he couldn't have made us more welcome or been more helpful. Highly recommended!More

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    Response from Emily K, General Manager at The Independent HotelResponded 15 March 2014

    Dear lostinpurgatory, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. I am glad to hear you were pleased with the customer service provided by Nick, and I will be sure to pass you comments along to...More

    Reviewed 22 February 2014

    The Independent Hotel is exactly what I am looking for in a hotel. Free wifi, complementary breakfast, and ERIK PARKER, the most friendly and lovely receptionist EVER. AAA discounts, also. This place is basically THE place I want to stay every time. VERY SAFE and...More

    1  Thank ClaireKing315
    Response from Emily K, General Manager at The Independent HotelResponded 2 March 2014

    Dear ClaireKing315, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. I am so pleased to hear about the excellent experience you had with meeting our front desk agent Erik. He is known for his cheery and...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$127 - US$336 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #9 Family Hotel in Philadelphia
    • #13 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
    • #14 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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    • City Center East
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    Carlo C
    16 June 2017|
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    Response from Carol K | Reviewed this property |
    I stayed there overnight in May and had no problem at all with noise from the street. It did not appear to be a busy street. I think there is a pub-style restaurant at the corner of the building but there wasn't noise from... More
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    jihebron
    26 April 2017|
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    Response from John B | Property representative |
    Our Lobby is Located on the second floor and unfortunately the elevator is the only access to get to the lobby area. You can use the side steps, it's for exit only, However to come in you will have to call the desk first... More
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    10 November 2016|
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    We are pet free hotel
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    "I have stayed in several rooms; all are equally good."
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    "If you’ll be there for a weekend, think of asking for an inside room not overlooking the street."
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