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Homewood Suites University City

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   4109 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 (University City)
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Ranked #19 of 82 Hotels in Philadelphia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Phoenix, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My other hotel choices in the area were not available and one of the nearby hotels recommended this place to me. I was pleasantly surprised and realized it provided all that I needed -- comfortably and at a reasonable price! Would stay again!

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Omaha, Nebraska
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77 reviews 77 reviews
32 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Was here for 9 nights. The room is the typical Homewood Suites with some "green" upgrades including lighting and AC that are controlled by a system that requires your key to be in a slot to turn on lights and allow your to override the default AC setting. Was told by their maintenance guy that they would be providing tablets... More

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Houston, Texas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is located very near the Penn campus. It is clean and the suites are large and a continental breakfast is included in the price. Our only complaint is that they would not let us have the room until exactly 3:00pm. That was check in time, but they said none of the rooms were ready early. Then, at exactly... More

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Las Vegas, United States
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying there because our granddaughter was having an operation at the Children's Hospital. There was no room at the Ronald McDonald House but they gave us a coupon for a discounted rate at the hotel. The hotel was less then enthusiastic about giving up one of there rooms for this lower rate. We had to have the Ronald... More

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Paul D, General Manager at Homewood Suites University City, responded to this review

Dear Robert U, Thank you for your review regarding your stay. The Ronald McDonald House and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia are close and valuable partners with the hotel. We do business with them daily and try to accommodate the needs of the patient's families. I wish you would have brought this to my attention during the week that you... More

Virginia Beach, Virginia
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
66 hotel reviews
151 helpful votes 151 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I usually look for Homewoods being a diamond member, but this one struck out. The hotel is located on the border of UC so my window view was of the sketchy neighborhood out back. You actually have to use room key to get to your floor they probably had or expected problems being in this location. We walked into our... More

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Paul D, General Manager at Homewood Suites University City, responded to this review

Dear joan3boys, I appreciate your recent review of our property. I understand that you were disappointed with the meal selections and we will review our offerings, keeping your recommendations in mind. We are sorry for the condition of your carpet and shower curtain and we hope the next time you are in town you will please visit us again. Thank... More

Harrisburg
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

OK, so I decided to do something different and instead of paying a fortune in parking I parked outside the city and took a cab to the hotel and the saw the city taking the subway and some taxi services. That was a bit of a pain but saved some money and was given door to door service on several... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stay at this hotel about once a month. Nice place, nice people but the rooms are gross. They don't really vacuum, so when you check in you find other people's hair, leftover popcorn, candy, and whatever else happened to fall on the floor. I have also found dirty wash clothes left in the shower and used q-tips on the... More

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Paul D, General Manager at Homewood Suites University City, responded to this review

Dear Mike U, We are disappointed to hear of your experience at our hotel and appreciate you taking the time to provide feedback. The problems you mentioned were, as you know, brought to the attention of our guest services department and have been addressed. Please feel free to contact me directly so I can ensure that when you return you... More

Palm Harbor, Florida
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and I stayed before she moved in her dorm at University of Pennsylvania. We have stayed at Hampton inn , Double tree and Inn at Penn( All By Hilton ) in Philadelphia before,but this was our first stay at Homewood Suites.We loved the room.Bed is very comfortable.There is living room,full kitchen and 2 TVs. We stayed at 2... More

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Yorktown, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The beds are sooooooo comfortable! I travel a lot and have stayed in many different hotels. Yet, this is my favorite one. It's a suite, so you have kitchen, living room and pull-out sofa.... very roomy. I especially like the fact that they give discounts for AAA, AARP, Senior, Government, Military, travel agent.... which makes it affordable.

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newburgh NY
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here in mid july on a brief 2 day 2 night stay and had a wonderful time. Staff were very courteous and friendly and recommended a thai restaurant 2 blocks away that was fantastic. Entire Hotel was clean and accommodating. Staff also assisted us in getting to the nearest subway station for the very easy 5 minute ride... More

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Address: 4109 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
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Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia > University City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Homewood Suites University City 3*
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