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Hotel Palomar Philadelphia - a Kimpton Hotel

4.0 of 5 117 South 17th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
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Boston, Massachusetts
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hotel is right in the heart of Philadelphia, in a great shopping area, near a lovely dog friendly park, that hosts a bustling Farmers Market every Saturday morning. Staff are very friendly and accommodating. Went out of their way to pamper Fido. There are not many dining options in the hotel but plenty in the area. We had breakfast in... More

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London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have loved all the Kimptongroup hotels I have stayed in and this is no exception. Funky decor, comfortably furnished and clean! I stayed 5 nights and would definitely go back! Little touches like coffee hour in the morning and wine jour in the evening are great. Only negatives I can possibly think of are that there are only 4... More

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Port Norris, New Jersey
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We got a mystery deal on the web and ended up here. Very swanky hotel. We got a room on the 23rd floor!! This is an expensive hotel but a Sunday night in october must not be too busy because we got this place for a steal. We loved the free wine hour and the decor. The room was pretty... More

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Carlsbad, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Too expensive for an okay hotel. Location is good but the hotel is nothing special for the high price. Parking is $40+ per day so we drove a few blocks away and self parked. Room was small but clean. Overall, I was disappointed - for the money I thought it would be much nicer.

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my girlfriend were in town for one night for a wedding and through the wedding Hotel Palomar was one of the choices. From the moment we arrived we were treated as if we were staying in the penthouse. The valet staff, the bell staff and the front desk staff greeted us with courtesy and professionalism even during their... More

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Elkins Park, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This really was the perfect place to stay for our 10th anniversary. We are locals, and I already knew that I loved the location and restaurant...and I am a Kimpton fan in general...but this went beyond my expectations. Love the hipster/Deco décor; elegant yet edgy. Everyone we dealt with truly couldn't have been nicer, anticipating every need, making suggestions, personable.... More

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The Woodlands, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The elegance of downtown Philadelphia unfolded before us as my wife and I along with three of our dogs thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The hotel staff was outstanding, very friendly, and well informed. The accommodations had outstanding art . I would estimated that 70-80% of the guests had dogs at this facility. The downstairs restaurant provided us with a world... More

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Miami, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a business traveler who's on the road 150+ days of the year, it's rare to find a hotel that's so fun I didn't want to leave. If you're a fan of the W hotel chain, you'll love Palomar. The combination of modern, trendy rooms along with a fantastic restaurant, facilities, and prime location make this place unbeatable. Although Palomar... More

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Indialantic, Florida
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54 reviews 54 reviews
13 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. The hotel was graciously decorated and the staff was friendly, but perhaps not so with it. They gave us keys that didn't work, not once, but twice. Aggravating, but if that's the worst I can say about it, I consider it a success. Ask for a room with a view, because they have some... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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38 reviews 38 reviews
11 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel has a great location and wonderful staff. We liked our first stay enough to plan another soon. Great access to a billion restaurants and shops. Our 'cityscape' room was a normal 'big city' sized room, not large but certainly not cramped. View was nice. Free wine, music, mixer and snacks in the lobby area. Nice bar and restaurant.... More

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Address: 117 South 17th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
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Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia > City Center West
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Palomar Philadelphia - a Kimpton Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 230
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