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Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Perfect for business travelers or other people staying longer stints in philly. Right next to city hall and I have a great view of it from my room. The front desk was very friendly and introduced themselves as I explained I'd be staying often for business. The breakfast area staff is friendly as well and helpful. Breakfast is on the...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

I love Marriott! This one was really good. Staff sooo accommodating. Starting with the valet staff, bell hops, front desk all so helpful and friendly . Rooms are a bit dated but very comfortable and very clean. I would go back.

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Grafton, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just your typical residence Inn right in the city. Friendly staff, clean room, clean bed. your breakfast is always good. Right across the City Just walking distance from market. Easy access to all popular places in the city. I recommend it.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've stayed here twice, once in November and again just recently. The hotel is in an excellent location for seeing some of the historic landmarks in the area. It's also fairly close to the convention center. I stayed in two different styles of room. In November it was the extended-stay type room, complete with a kitchenette. Recently, I stayed in...

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InChan S, Front Office Manager at Residence Inn Philadelphia Center City, responded to this review

Dear Bryanthecaveman, Thank you very much for your detailed review of our hotel. I'm glad that you found both of your stays with us pleasant. Our location is one of our biggest attraction for our guests and I am happy you were able to take advantage of that. I hope to see you again soon! Thank you,

New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel was nicely appointed for a weekend getaway to Philadelphia. The lobby is bight and welcoming, with friendly desk staff. The elevators travel high speed, getting us to the 17th floor in no time. Our room was a king studio, with amenities including microwave, fridge, cups, plates, and silverware. The bed was extremely comfortable. No complaints about the room....

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Fishersville, Virginia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family had a long weekend here. Staff was warm and friendly (including the Courtyard 50 yards down the street where my gps told me to stop - stepped outside with me to show me where I needed to be & how to loop around to get back there) Had a beautiful view of City Hall. I knew valet parking...

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Georgia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great location right in heart of Philly in Penn Square. Nice large workout facility and very clean lobby and spacious room while still affordable. Parking and valet tough when u first arrive and have to figure out to stop in middle of street practically and yell for valet - i did LOL. All in all good experience

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Waldorf, Maryland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent two nights at this hotel. The room was large and clean. The hotel staff was hospitable and helpful. We enjoyed the breakfast and the staff in the breakfast area were nice. The breakfast area was clean. The hotel provided theme nights for the guests to enjoy and get to know each other. We would stay there again.

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maryland
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The hotel is in a great location, right at city hall in center city. The hotel is an old building, very beautiful. I had a corner room and had floor to ceiling windows on two sides of the room. The carpet, wall paint and bed were relatively new. The bed itself was very comfortable, without the sag in the side...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 12 February 2017

As a Marriott Rewards member, we frequent this chain quite frequently. Stayed here on a Saturday night to attend a local fundraiser. Front Desk service was ok, not great.... Upon entering the room, there was a large noisy machine to clean the air.... Needed to call to have it removed... Parking is over $50 including a $10 Phila tax ........

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InChan S, Front Office Manager at Residence Inn Philadelphia Center City, responded to this review

Dear johns1012, Thank you for taking time and providing us valuable feedback on your stay. I do want to agree that it was an "off" day. Our Front Desk usually receives great comments on their service and I hope when you try us again so that we may make up for this stay. Thank you,

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Residence Inn Philadelphia Center City Hotel is ideal for day, weekend getaway, or longer stays. Our hotel in Center City Philadelphia is just steps away from Historic City Hall and the Reading Terminal Market. The Pennsylvania Convention Center, Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, world-class restaurants and shopping are all within walking distance of our extended stay Philadelphia hotel. While away from home, our Philadelphia Center City hotel helps you feel connected. Enjoy a sense of community at our complimentary hot breakfast buffet and the complimentary evening social events Monday-Wednesday. Our Center City Philadelphia hotel suites offer separate living, working and dining areas, complimentary Wi-Fi Internet and hallmark Marriott service. Our Philadelphia hotel in Center City is easily accessible from the Philadelphia Airport, Amtrak Train Station and I-95. Our Center City Philadelphia hotel meeting rooms, ideal for groups of 20-40 guests, are perfect for small meetings and social events. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Residence Inn Philadelphia Center City

Address: One East Penn Square, Philadelphia, PA 19107-3308
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia > City Center East
Price Range: €165 - €339 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Philadelphia Center City 3*
Number of rooms: 269
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Also Known As:
Residence Inn Philadelphia Center City Hotel Philadelphia
Philadelphia Residence Inn
Hotel Style:
#28 Family Hotel in Philadelphia
#28 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
#38 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
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“Ask for a floor on the higher floors, towards the back of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles Giapetto_Traveler, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“High, facing City Hall - spectacular!”
 of 5 bubbles KE4JSX_DAN, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for high up - the clock tower right outside your window is a pretty stunning view day or night.”
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