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The Rittenhouse Hotel

4.5 of 5 210 West Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, PA 19103
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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tampa
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41 reviews 41 reviews
15 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband and I recently spent three days at the Rittenhouse. He had business and I wanted to visit with friends. We were both born and raised in Philadelphia. We knew the location would be ideal. Let me start with the good news. It is perfectly located & the entire staff is excellent. Nicest valet guys! You are within walking... More

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New Haven, Connecticut
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We left Connecticut at 5 am to avoid traffic and worked out perfect. Arrived at hotel at 8:30 in the morning. They allowed us to check in. From the time we stepped out of our car the service was impeccable. Bellman, front desk, waiters, bartenders and concierge. We were also upgraded to a suite. May have been because of our... More

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Chicago, IL
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15 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

None of Philadelphia's top hotels are super-appealing--perhaps because the city just doesn't have the traveling traffic of NY or DC--but we have been regularly staying at the Rittenhouse when we go there. The location is good, it has a decent restaurant as well as a steak-house attached, the staff is cordial, and the rates are comparatively reasonable for a so-called... More

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Reginald A, General Manager at The Rittenhouse Hotel, responded to this review

We hope that you do return soon and are able to experience some of the $16 mil in renovations already in place including our new Library Bar; Mary Cassatt Tea Room; 5000 square ft spa, salon and health club; and refreshed deluxe and superior room categories. It sounds as if you may have been in one of our suites that... More

Emilyspinach
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I spent four nights at this hotel. It is centrally located and right across the street from the park. There happened to be an art show at the park over the weekend which was a great surprise. The staff is helpful and friendly and make each guest feel special. There is a turn down service each evening.... More

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Reginald A, General Manager at The Rittenhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Emily, We are proud and encouraged to hear that you and you husband had such a wonderful experience. Please consider us your go to hotel in Philadelphia and be sure to check us out seasonally. There is always something going on at The Rittenhouse or very nearby. More

Columbia, Missouri, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I recently spent three nights in this boutique hotel. The location of the hotel is great. We would take a taxi to our sightseeing area and then walk back to the hotel. The rooms were well appointed. The complimentary breakfast was a perfect way to start the morning and the wine social was a relaxing after a... More

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Reginald A, General Manager at The Rittenhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jill, It was our pleasure to have you with us. Please make sure you come back to see us. The walkability of Philadelphia and our central location are perfectly paired. Thank you for your endorsement of our efforts! More

Winnipeg, Manitoba
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently stayed here for a conference. I found all staff very welcoming and helpful. Wonderful spa and nice restaurants here. My first stay in Philly and I want to come back! Not one negative about my stay

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Reginald A, General Manager at The Rittenhouse Hotel, responded to this review

So glad that you chose us for your first stay in Philadelphia! Please consider us you home whenever you return and let us know if there is anything we can do to customize your stay or make you more comfortable in any way. More

Portland, Oregon
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65 reviews 65 reviews
32 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

this is truly an exquisite hotel. The location off Rittenhouse square is very convenient to the park across the street and many many restaurants and shops. The rooms on the R level have a complete kitchen, well furnished with utensils etc. The rooms are large with a nice view, comfortably furnished with good amenities. Just within the large bathroom is... More

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Reginald A, General Manager at The Rittenhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Welcome back! The Rittenhouse Suites were originally build as residences so the full kitchens and bathrooms are a real plus. We aim for a more comfortable residential approach throughout and are very happy to hear that this came through on you most recent visit. Thank you for sharing your impressions with others and we look forward to seeing you again... More

Wilmington NC
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76 reviews 76 reviews
7 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great location, well appointed rooms, excellent service and wonderful food. I was there on a business trip and most pleased with my stay. We did not have a coffee pot and when I mentioned it to my waiter. He said he could make it happen and he did! Top notch!

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Reginald A, General Manager at The Rittenhouse Hotel, responded to this review

We are more than willing to accommodate any request; big or small. Thank you for choosing us as your Philadelphia home base. We hope to welcome you back and provide personal service well into the future. More

Nashville, Tennessee
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed recently for the first time and enjoyed the experience. Pros: they remembered correct pronunciation of my name-this is rare. Very friendly, great view of the park. Good location and safe. Negatives-no coffee in the room! - hotel of this caliber should have more than a "free downstairs" bar - only limited hours. Expensive to park overnight, yet I understand... More

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Reginald A, General Manager at The Rittenhouse Hotel, responded to this review

We appreciate the kudos and are working on the points you recommend we improve. Coffee makers are available on request and are in place in some of our rooms currently. By year end, we plan to have them in every guest room. Searching for the best make and model currently... Thank you for choosing The Rittenhouse and we hope to... More

New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed at Rittenhiuse four times in the last five years with our children. Indeed, the rooms are slightly dated, but the hotel has been making improvements and the rooms are extreme,y comfortable, clean, and so many details are thought of and provided to guests. There is also nowhere else we've been - including several trips to Disneyworld -... More

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Reginald A, General Manager at The Rittenhouse Hotel, responded to this review

Children are very important to us and we have a great time interacting with our youngest guests. Thank you for recognizing our efforts across the board. Our new spa, salon and health club is a wonderful addition. We will continue to upgrade where and when necessary to ensure we provide the finest service and facilities to you. More

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Address: 210 West Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, PA 19103
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Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia > City Center West
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Rittenhouse Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 116
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