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BEST WESTERN PLUS Independence Park Hotel

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Ranked #8 of 83 Hotels in Philadelphia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014
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Montauk, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

I wasn't even her 24 hours and had the best experience. Lynn was who I felt with when I got there. She was awesome. So knowledgeable about the city and so accommodating. The building was so old, yet the classy, modern fixtures really created such a characteristic place. And the location! Three blocks from the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall.... More 

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Verona, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Historic hotel located very close to Liberty Bell and Independence Hall. Room with 2 double beds was a bit small, but overall kids loved location, breakfast (Liberty bell waffles!), cookies, and staff. Staff was extremely helpful. Fridge in room, microwave in general area to use. No pool but we were here for sights. Extremely clean room. Bed is really comfortable.

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Songtan, South Korea
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

I was a bit disappointed with the size of the room compared to what I paid, but slowly the friendliness of the staff, cleanliness of the hotel and location won me over. Also, the location in historic Philadelphia just could not be beaten. But on the down side I was a bit disappointed that guests were not afforded a larger... More 

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Greenville, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

This hotel exceeded my expectations in quality, comfort of bed, full breakfast included in the price, and the location just a block away from Independence Hall and Independence Mall. The staff went out of their way to ensure a pleasant experience in all categories. They served cookies and tea in the afternoon and assisted us at checking by calling a... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Stayed a week or so ago for and I must say, I was truly impressed. I checked in late Saturday, early Sunday, the young lady at the desk was wonderful and gave us all kinds of suggestions about places to eat late night (after midnight) and very informative about sightseeing suggestions (I.E. trolley/duck tours w/ prices, Visitor Center, etc) Small... More 

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

Dear Brandi C, Thanks for staying with us and for the "Fabulous" review you posted on TripAdvisor. We appreciate both! I am glad our staff took great care of you, that you enjoyed your breakfast and our hotel offerings. This is great news. Please come back soon...and often! JM More 

alexandria, VA.
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

We enjoyed our visit to this Best Western. It is within walking distance of most of the historic district. As senior citizens we had to pace ourselves and the proximity to our motel made it easy to walk back to and to take a short nap or have a cup of coffee. I would recommend this motel. The breakfast was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

I've never written a review, never mind 1/2 hour into our stay. Lynn at the front desk is an unbelievable miracle worker. After a grueling ride, what a treat to encounter such excellent customer service . We are looking forward to an amazing anniversary weekend!

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

We stayed three nights to attend our grandson's graduation from University on Pennsylvania and were really delighted with the hotel and it's location. It was easy to get to all the university activities by car and the location was perfect for us to sightsee during our free time. Without question, we would stay here again. In addition to being right... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

We had a very nice stay here while sightseeing in Philadelphia and found it to be a great location within easy walking distance to the entire historic park. As we approached the exterior of the building, we were a bit unsure, but once inside, everything was great. The staff went out of their way to be friendly and helpful. Room... More 

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

Dear SuefromSauk, Thanks for staying with us and for posting your wonderful comments on TripAdvisor. We certainly appreciate both! I am pleased that you found that "everything was great" that our "staff went out of their way to be friendly and helpful" and that our complimentary breakfast offered "anything you could want"! This is all great to hear. We love... More 

Scotch Plains, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Very nice hotel. Good location that's close to Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell, Betsy Ross House and other places of historic interest. They have a nice complimentary breakfast and the lobby has fresh fruit all the time and they serve cookies and tea everyday in the afternoon, as well as free newspapers. The front desk people were very nice and... More 

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