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Residence Inn Philadelphia Center City

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   One East Penn Square, Philadelphia, PA 19107 (City Center West)
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Chicago, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

This hotel could not have a better location. I was coming in from the airport and the train stop is less than two blocks away. Independence Hall and LOVE sculpture is within walking distance. I arrived well before check-in time and was able to leave my bag with the front desk with no issues. I asked for a lunch recommendation... More

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Hopedale, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I was in town with 3 colleagues to take an exam for a year-long certification course. We were so stressed and had lots of cramming to do. Marc, Thomas, and the rest of the staff could tell we were a bit flustered and accommodated a room change for one of us and our time constraints in fetching the car. Marc... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

In for business for a night. Brought my oldest son. Great service! Attentive and helpful! Staff made sure we had everything we needed. We stayed on the 26th floor basically a one bedroom penthouse. Spacious well appointed. Clean well kept and what a view!! Hotel is central to everything. Highly recommended.

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Sharon, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I chose Residence Inn as a package deal with Sesame Place. We couldn't be more pleased with our entire experience! Super clean hotel in general. Very nice room! Very comfortable. Extremely friendly staff. Shuttle Service to and from the park was great. Awesome breakfast in the morning. Nice indoor pool area. We couldn't be happier with our... More

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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67 reviews 67 reviews
9 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spacious rooms with kitchen and living room, good location across from city hall, very strong WiFi. The staff was very courteous and accommodating for a busy weekend. The location really helped us navigate around the city. Would gladly stay again

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Chicago, Illinois
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35 reviews 35 reviews
18 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are just back from a week's stay at the Residence Inn. We were there with toddler twins in a two-room suite, and the hotel was great about getting us two pack-n-plays. The entire staff was incredibly helpful -- whether it was to get two carseats down to a rental car or to find high chairs for the breakfast. Having... More

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12 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rooms were a bit tired and needed attention. Bathroom was about as tiny as they come. Room was clean and fairly spacious but it needed a makeover. I've stayed at better Residence Inn properties.' Location is a selling point and staff were very attentive and service oriented.

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Ed F, General Manager at Residence Inn Philadelphia Center City, responded to this review

Dear Dana, Thanks for taking the time in giving us feedback from your stay. Very sorry regarding the size of the bathrooms. I'm glad that the rest of the room size was more to your liking. I'm pretty sure when they converted the hotel they had the size of the rest of the room to be more inviting to guests... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent the weekend of the 4th and loved it. Larger studio had a very complete kitchen w/almost full sized appliances…not hotel sized. Rm was quite large and plenty of space for two adults. But service not up to usual Marriott standards. The desk crew working Thursday pm thru Friday pm gave decent service but almost as an afterthought. We and... More

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Ed F, General Manager at Residence Inn Philadelphia Center City, responded to this review

Dear Joanie, Thank you for giving your feedback from your stay at our hotel. At Residence Inn Center City we strive on giving the best service to all of our guests. Unfortunately on the first couple of nights you didn't feel this level of service and I do apologize for that. I want to thank you for the nice comments... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room was spacious and clean, and the staff were unbelievably friendly and helpful! The room could have used some sprucing by way of updating/renovating, but nothing that was even worth removing a partial star form the rating. Seriously, the staff was amazing and I highly recommend anyone going to Philly to stay here. The location could not be better,... More

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed there recently with my family, we were 5. Rooms were great and accommodating. The gym was very nice and properly equipped, and you had everything you needed from a food and drink perspective with in a block. The challenges we experienced were with valet, it took approx. 40 minutes to get our car (which 30 minutes is average), and... More

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Address: One East Penn Square, Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia > City Center West
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Philadelphia Center City 3*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Suites Wheelchair access
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#38 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia #41 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
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