We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All photos (172)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
80°
63°
Aug
72°
55°
Sep
61°
43°
Oct
Contact
S Christopher Columbus Blvd, at Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106
Website
+1 215-629-6200
Call
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Philadelphia
from $34.00
More Info
from $50.00
More Info
from $55.00
More Info
from $15.00
More Info
Reviews (309)
Filter reviews
290 results
Traveler rating
174
89
21
5
1
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveler rating
174
89
21
5
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews beer garden delaware river franklin fountain adirondack chairs lights in the trees change color penn's landing drink vendors food vendors all ages seaport museum food stands sunny day new jersey kids and adults walk around great place to visit
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 290 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great place to meet friends, have a few beers, and eat some street food. There are hammocks and games like corn hole and giant connect four. We went on a weekday so it was not very crowded.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank nytomilan
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is nice unique outdoor space. It's a small park so it quickly gets crowded but if you can snag a spot on a hammock or grassy area, it can be great for kids and families. Food is cheap and on the day we were...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank gomezofNYandLA
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been to SSHP a few times, and I’m often underwhelmed. It seems, though, that I end up going at the most crowded times. There is a lot to offer, but if you are waiting for a hammock, a water-side lounge area, or a...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Q3761EXmichelleh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went straight here for our first meal in Philly. It was super lively and a ton of food options! It seemed to be a mixture of both locals and tourists alike.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank thelonglegsabroad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They set this up as a little boardwalk in the city, Lots to do in a 3 block area, Lots of food. We enjoyed the ice cream, Chicken in a Waffle cone, the breeze on a 100 degree day. It was great we will return...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank brianm882
Reviewed July 13, 2019 via mobile

Loved the hammocks, Adirondack chairs, and food stalls! Hip City Veg was AMAZING and we got vegan Philly cheese fries that were absolutely to die for. We brought our dog with us, got some food, walked around, had a drink. The drinks were ok, but...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank 808jayd
Reviewed July 7, 2019

Went with family members to check it out with our 2 yo granddaughter. The weather was threatening so it was fairly vacant. Not a lot to do but there was blocks and legos for the kids and corn hole for the adults. Nice view of...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank jeff f
Reviewed July 6, 2019

This was in walking distance from our hotel so we decided to check it out. It is a great little park that you could spend some time relaxing at. Very unique.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Melissa G
Reviewed June 23, 2019 via mobile

We mostly go down when they are having an event (Live Music). It’s nice to grab some food from one of the vendors, some rosé or margarita (you can do beer lol), and sit anywhere and chill. Never sat in the hammocks cause one, they...More

Date of experience: May 2019
3  Thank RedLyght
Reviewed June 17, 2019 via mobile

Lots of shade a cold beer on a hot day. Plenty of places to sit though no hammocks were vacated while we were there. FInally Philly is correcting their Waterfront development missteps of years past. Bravo!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank 985ts
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 90 nearby hotels
Penn's View Hotel
930 reviews
.15 miles away
Philadelphia Marriott Old City
1,135 reviews
.17 miles away
Hilton Philadelphia at Penn's Landing
2,987 reviews
.20 miles away
Best Western Plus Independence Park Hotel
1,557 reviews
.22 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 5,283 nearby restaurants
Spasso
429 reviews
.06 miles away
La Famiglia Ristorante
229 reviews
.10 miles away
2nd Story Brewing Company
247 reviews
.11 miles away
Ariana Restaurant
57 reviews
.13 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,025 nearby attractions
Independence Seaport Museum
293 reviews
.16 miles away
The Irish Memorial Monument
70 reviews
.07 miles away
Blue Cross RiverRink
60 reviews
.08 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Amy B
June 29, 2019|
Answer
Response from IndyDogz | Reviewed this property |
The harbor park is all outdoors. You can walk along the river to the first pier, then to Columbus Blvd to get to the Cherry Street pier which is indoors with food, drinks, ice cream and local art studios.
0
Votes
gummymummy15
October 2, 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from NYDonna2017 | Reviewed this property |
I think it closes in October. It's a seasonal activity.
1
Vote
Tracy V
July 18, 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from MaiPlaces | Reviewed this property |
If you go past the Hilton Hotel parking deck, there is a parking lot that costs $20. We didn't attempt to find street parking.
1
Vote