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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 23 January 2014

    Excellent friendly staff with all the amenities you would expect from a hotel paying 2x. BUT what trumps all is the beds! Quality and comfort all the way. We have stayed in many different Philly hotels over the years and this is the only one...More

    Thank DeboB_12
    Response from Emily K, General Manager at The Independent HotelResponded 26 January 2014

    Dear Deb0B_12, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. I am very pleased to hear you enjoyed our guest amenities, helpful staff, and comfortable beds. Many guests come back to stay with us again and...More

    Reviewed 21 January 2014

    We love The Independent. Great location. Nice rooms. Helpful folks. Easy parking (we prefer LAZ .. seems more secure). The hotel bills parking directly. Great restaurants abound. Vedge is across the street (need a reservation months in advance). Green Eggs Cafe is across the street...More

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    Response from Emily K, General Manager at The Independent HotelResponded 26 January 2014

    Dear Christopher S, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. I am so glad that you love our hotel, and that you found convenience in our parking arrangements and our proximity to great restaurants. Green...More

    Reviewed 18 January 2014

    Stayed here for one night to go to a Basketball Game. Was not sure what to expect as you don't actually walk in to a lobby. You need to take an elevator up to the 2nd floor to check in. Check in was fantastic. Our...More

    Thank giolo
    Response from Emily K, General Manager at The Independent HotelResponded 26 January 2014

    Dear giolo, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. I am very pleased to hear that you found the service of our staff to be outstanding, and also that you were thoroughly happy with the...More

    Reviewed 18 January 2014

    Stayed for an entire week and quickly came to feel completely at home. Everyone who works at the Independent--literally everyone--is thoroughly professional, unfailingly helpful and generous, and informative. Can't say enough about their commitment to guests. A very different, far friendlier experience than one finds...More

    Thank Andrew B
    Response from Emily K, General Manager at The Independent HotelResponded 26 January 2014

    Dear Andrew B, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. I am delighted that our staff made you feel completely at home during your stay, and that they were able to accommodate all of your...More

    Reviewed 15 January 2014

    We stayed here Thanksgiving week, Tuesday through Friday. The staff was so accommodating. We were on a floor with just one room. It was spacious and clean with a large bathroom. I would have loved to have had a bathtub too but the shower was...More

    Thank bleeniegreen
    Response from Emily K, General Manager at The Independent HotelResponded 21 January 2014

    Dear bleeniegreen, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. I am very happy to hear that you had a wonderful stay with us during Thanksgiving. I am glad you took advantage of our complimentary breakfast...More

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    About
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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$129 - US$350 (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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    • Location
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    • City Center East
    • Also Known As
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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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    Laura Jo L
    10 November 2016|
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    We are pet free hotel
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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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