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BEST WESTERN PLUS Independence Park Hotel

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235 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106
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Ranked #9 of 83 Hotels in Philadelphia
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

It was our first time in Philadelphia. We loved the hotel. Ideal location, extremely nice staff, and wonderful room. The breakfast was okay, not great; I recommend the waffles. We would definitely stay there again and I recommend this hotel to anyone going to Philadelphia.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I really like old, classical hotels, and this one is on the National Register of Historic Places. One great thing is its location only 1 1/2 blocks from Independence Hall. If you are looking for 'fancy' keep driving. But I like the cozy reception area, the quaint rooms, and the historic feel. I would certainly go back.

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Charlotte, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Wonderful location right in the heart of historic Philadelphia. Friendly hotel staff and the room was very nice. Our stay was for only one night, but we had a great experience. Would stay here again. Very nice, good value.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This Best Western is nice because it actually has a choice of room, as opposed to all Best Westerns which have only King or Double rooms to choose from. We got a room on the 5th floor (the top floor), which was very large, had a huge TV and a bathtub with jets. The view out the two windows was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I received a phone call from the hotel about two hours after checking out. We had driven to the Amish country by this time. The man (can't remember name) said that the maid found a large amount of cash in the room and management wanted to know if we had left it behind. I asked my friend and she said... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you to all the people at the BW independence Park. All was excellent from the warm greetings from the front desk to the quality housekeeping to a great breakfast and to friendly hellos from everyone including the houseman or maintenance man. A special thank you to Lindsey, an overnight front desk worker, who went beyond expectations to make our... More 

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InnsOfDistinction, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Independence Park Hotel, responded to this review

Dear dekebl, What a great review you posted about the Independence Park Hotel, it certainly looks like you had a great stay with us. Thanks! I enjoyed reading where you wrote, "All was excellent from the warm greetings from the front desk to the quality housekeeping to a great breakfast and to friendly hellos from everyone including the houseman or... More 

Charleston, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The service, amenities and decor are great. I was unable to give an "excellent" rating as the rooms of the building on the street side of the hotel are NOT sound proofed. Please make sure to request a room that is not by the street. The continental breakfast is very good. They further provide extras to their guests by providing... More 

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Casper, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was very nice and located in the heart of Old Town. Was within walking distance to many of the historic areas of Philadelphia. Would recommend this hotel to anyone who is traveling to Philadelphia.

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Charleston, West Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is lovely, as are the staff. The hotel hosts tea/coffee and cookies daily as well as a wine and cheese tasting on Wednesdays. The breakfast buffet is phenomenal, there is always something good on the menu. I recommend this hotel if you intend to see the historical sights in Philadelphia as many are within walking distance of the... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I recently spent 4 glorious days sightseeing in Philadelphia. This hotel was very impressive - from the beautiful lobby and our room to all the warm and courteous staff we met during our stay. We left our car in the nearby parking garage until the day we checked out. We walked or grabbed the trolley to the... More 

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InnsOfDistinction, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Independence Park Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sandy a, "This hotel was very impressive - from the beautiful lobby and our room to all the warm and courteous staff we met during our stay." Wow, what a great review, thanks for staying with us and THANKS for posting such kind words about us on TripAdvisor. We appreciate both! My favorite comment was this..."We are so glad... More 

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