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Hilton Inn at Penn

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   3600 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 (University City)
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Ranked #4 of 82 hotels in Philadelphia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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Mexico City, Mexico
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24 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you are visiting campus, this is the right choice. It is located just a few blocks from the main buildings in campus. It has around several places to eat and drink ranging from coffee shops to specialty restaurants. It also has a nearby library with plenty of stocks, pharmacy among others. Few meters away you have the train station,... More

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nbarag, Manager at Hilton Inn at Penn, responded to this review

Thank you for the fantastic 5 Star Review of your recent stay. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed staying on the 'smart side of the city' and we look forward to having you stay with us again soon. More

Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I was only in Philadelphia for an evening before travelling to Delaware in the morning. This hotel was located within a 15 minute drive from the airport and was close to the highway, which made for an easy drive out in the morning. The accommodations were very nice, clean and comfortable. While I did not use any of the hotel... More

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nbarag, Manager at Hilton Inn at Penn, responded to this review

Christina S, I'm sorry that you weren't able to stay with us long enough to take advantage of everything we offer. Please return soon! More

Boston, Massachusetts
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38 hotel reviews
430 helpful votes 430 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A very good business hotel, right on University of Pennsylvania campus. A short walk to 30th Street Station (Amtrak), moderate taxi trip to airport. Plenty of interesting restaurants nearby. Stylish design, good public rooms (large "library" and other areas on the main floor to hang out and use the free wifi). One drawback -- nothing is open after 11 pm... More

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nbarag, Manager at Hilton Inn at Penn, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments, EagleEyeBoston. We hope that if your travels bring you through Philadelphia in the future, that we will see you again. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for a business trip. It was a perfect location to walk almost anywhere. Extremely clean, great fitness center. Hotel location next to lots of restaurants and shops. Very happy with stay in University City at the Inn at Penn. I was also allowed to check in at 8am after taking the red-eye that was the best!!!

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654tanyak, Thank you for the five-star review! We're glad that we were able to accommodate your early check in, and hope that you return to stay with in the not-too-distant future. More

Newtown, PA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Inn at Penn was a fantastic hotel, worthy of its high rating on TA. They didn't have our reservation, but found it after 20 minutes. I had booked our room through Priceline at a great rate of $112, but it turns out our room was listed under another name. Not only were we given complimentary breakfast buffet vouchers (a... More

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Thank you, relayer, for the five-star review! We're sorry that there was a delay in finding your reservation, but it sounds like our staff was able to make it right. We greatly appreciate your patronage and hope to see you again soon! More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently enjoyed our stay during our trip with a group of rowers from Florida. Your decor is a beautiful Bogart Era design and very elegant but still modern. Well done. The rooms are very comfortable and quiet. I especially want to bring attention to the staff from the attentive gentlemen working the valet parking, the lady concierge who was... More

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Michaelene K, We can't wait to share your comments with Lorraine and Khadeja! Our staff sincerely appreciates such feedback. Please return to see us again soon! More

Burlington, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful hotel with great amenities and fantastic service! The staff, from the valet parking through registration desk were simply outstanding. The location is excellent with many great restaurants within walking distance. Can't wait to visit again.

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Thank you, Dennis L, for the five-star review! We can't wait for your return visit either! More

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53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was spacious, clean and comfortable. Ipad is a very nice feature. We easily found street parking on Saturday night. This hotel was very good value comparing to other 4 star hotels in Philadelphia, and is only 5 minutes drive from Rittenhouse square.

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Elephant79, Thank you for the kind words! We're glad that you appreciated the iPad, which is standard in every room and can be used for everything from maintenance requests to placing a room service order! Please visit again soon. More

Upland, California
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29 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is located very close to Penn so is quite convenient to campus and restaurants. The staff was very friendly and accommodating, and the hotel is nice. The room was spacious for the area, clean, and fairly quiet (we asked to be away from street noise as much as possible).

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Thank you, GrnBfly, for taking the time to review your stay. Best wishes for happy and safe travels. More

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I were recently in Philadelphia on vacation and really enjoyed our stay. The hotel location was perfect for walking to places or had easy access to the downtown area. Since we were looking @ colleges - many were nearby. The hotel is very clean and the staff are professional and all very helpful and friendly. Bessie the... More

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Laura2212014, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience about your recent stay at our hotel. We sincerely appreciate your feedback. We will share your positive comment with Bessie; she is a true asset of the hotel! Safe travels. More

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Address: 3600 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
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Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia > University City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hilton Inn at Penn 4*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#2 Family Hotel in Philadelphia #2 Spa Hotel in Philadelphia #4 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia #4 Luxury Hotel in Philadelphia #5 Business Hotel in Philadelphia #5 Green Hotel in Philadelphia
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The Inn at Penn is a traditional hotel with a contemporary twist. Our state-of-the art AAA Four-Diamond hotel is located on the campus of the University of Pennsylvania and is walking distance to shopping, restaurants and the great nightlife that Center City Philadelphia boasts. Complimentary wireless Internet is available throughout the hotel as well as an iPad in every guestroom plus PURE (hypo-allergenic) rooms, media hubs, refrigerators, and luxurious bath amenities are all included in our guestrooms. ... more   less 
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