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Sofitel Philadelphia Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   120 South 17th Street, (City Center West), Philadelphia, PA 19103 (City Center West)
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Ranked #8 of 82 hotels in Philadelphia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

For the price of the Sofitel’s rooms, as well as its Tripadvisor ranking, I expected much better service than what we received the weekend of 7/25-7/28/2014. Taken separately, the issues were minor; together, they constituted a nuisance I have not previously experienced at similarly-priced/-rated hotels. We ran into problems both mornings of our stay; oddly, both involved Sofitel’s complimentary coffee.... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I have stayed here a couple of times and it never disappoints. The rooms are gorgeous, the doormen are very helpful, the furnishing and décor are luxurious and the staff at the front desk are very attentive. Hotel sits at a prime location with many places to go and shop all within walking distance. Public transportation is very close by... More

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Isla Verde Carolina PR
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

From the doorman outside to the restaurant personnel they make you feel more than welcomed. Upgraded due to club membership- accordhotels progam. Great spacious suite with separate bedroom. Quite relaxing room. Great restaurant breakfast offer, good choices, delicious. Many great restaurants within walking distance, no need for a car. Must visit for great imported delicacies, DiBruno Brothers.

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very nice and clean hotel other than the fact there was mold growing behind the clear grout in the shower. There may have been more mold around the room somewhere because my asthma was really bothering me!! Otherwise very happy with our stay.

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Binghamton, New York
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

No issues, comfortable night stay. Room seemed clean and well maintained! Happy with service and location. Parking was well done by valet! It was quiet in the room, good AC control since we like a cool room for sleeping.

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Bayside, Wisconsin
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39 hotel reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My son and I were on a two-week driving trip checking out colleges. We were a week into our trip, and this was our 5th hotel. When planning the trip, I was so excited to see a Sofitel in a city where we would be. I stayed at a Sofitel in London and couldn't imagine that the one in Philadelphia... More

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Findlay, Ohio
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Service was top notch. Friendly greeting from staff every day. Evening room refresh. Room service was excellent. My organic o'poivre burger was very good. The only negative; furnishings showed signs of wear. Update furniture and I'd give 5 stars.

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Philadelphia
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We, recently, stayed here and loved every minute of the luxury! The service was impeccable. The room was large and clean; the bathroom had a separate shower from the tub. There were robes for both of us. There was a Bose wave radio. The bed was most comfortable. I loved the trendy chair in the room. The location is perfect;... More

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Fairfax, Virginia
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were lucky enough to be assigned this hotel via hotwire. It was as elegant a hotel as I can ever remember staying in. I wanted to take the bathroom home with me, so that I could have the shower, sink and bath. The front desk was helpful in suggesting a boutique coffee bar.

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Address: 120 South 17th Street, (City Center West), Philadelphia, PA 19103
Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia > City Center West
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Sofitel Philadelphia Hotel 4*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#4 Business Hotel in Philadelphia #6 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia #6 Luxury Hotel in Philadelphia #7 Family Hotel in Philadelphia #7 Green Hotel in Philadelphia
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The Sofitel Philadelphia hotel blends French elegance with American style, providing a refined environment for upscale business and leisure travel. Experience this sophisticated downtown Philadelphia hotel, which serves as the cornerstone of the new French Quarter, steps from Rittenhouse Square. Offering the height of contemporary comfort and convenience, this downtown Philadelphia Pennsylvania hotel provides the ideal setting, just minutes from the convention center and historical attractions. ... more   less 
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