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    The Independent

    1234 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5612
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    Overview
    • Excellent57%
    • Very good32%
    • Average7%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We booked the last room available on a last-minute trip to Philly. Most hotels were booked so we felt lucky to get what we got. The location was about 6 blocks to historic district sights (Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, etc.). The stay included free parking...More

    Thank Diane B
    Response from John B, General Manager at The IndependentResponded yesterday

    Dear Diane B, Thank You for taking the time to share your stay experience at the Independent hotel with other viewers here on TripAdvisor. Your feedback is very important to our efforts for continuously improving guest satisfaction. We strive to do the best job we...More

    Hotel's Favorite
    Reviewed March 6, 2017

    We stayed here some years ago and loved it, so when planning a weekend in Philly I did not look elsewhere. The Independent is charming and unique. The hotel begins on the second floor. It is very well located, and parking at EZ park is...More

    Thank viageira
    Response from John B, General Manager at The IndependentResponded March 9, 2017

    Dear viageira, I’m so delighted to know that you have enjoyed your stay with us and that we were able to meet your expectations and satisfactory for the second time you stayed with us. We are so honored to have you as a value guest...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    My daughter and I stayed here for one night in June, 2017 and wished we had more time in Philadelphia, in part because of this hotel. Check in was easy and efficient and our room was ready when we got there. The Independent is a...More

    Thank rokkahulababy
    Response from John B, General Manager at The IndependentResponded yesterday

    Dear rokkahulababy, Thank You for taking the time to share your stay experience at the Independent hotel with other viewers on TripAdvisor.I'm so Glad that we met your expectations and full satisfaction. starting with the hotel locations, amenities, service and parking.We always strive to do...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Stayed here in June 2017 from Saturday to Tuesday for girls weekend in the city. Check in was nice, we got their early but they held our bags until we could check in. On Sunday we left before 10 and upon our return around 4:30...More

    Thank MK25678
    Response from John B, General Manager at The IndependentResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Mary Kay P, Thank You for sharing your experience with other viewers and for bringing such feedback to our attention. My sincere apologies that your stay experience was not up to your expectations and was not delivered according to our service high standards. Your...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed here at the end of June for 3 nights. It is a great little hotel that offered parking and breakfast (served to your room). The best asset this hotel offers is its location. We parked the car for 3 nights and never used...More

    Thank Carlo C
    Response from John B, General Manager at The IndependentResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Carlo C. First I would like to take the opportunity to thank you for choosing The Independent hotel and for the time you spent to share your feedback with us and with other viewers. I'm also so glad that you found the room, breakfast...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • $158 - $293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #9 Family Hotel in Philadelphia
    • #13 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
    • #14 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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    • City Center East
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    Carlo C
    June 16, 2017|
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    Response from Carol K | Reviewed this property |
    I stayed there overnight in May and had no problem at all with noise from the street. It did not appear to be a busy street. I think there is a pub-style restaurant at the corner of the building but there wasn't noise from... More
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    jihebron
    April 25, 2017|
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    Response from John B | Property representative |
    Our Lobby is Located on the second floor and unfortunately the elevator is the only access to get to the lobby area. You can use the side steps, it's for exit only, However to come in you will have to call the desk first... More
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    Laura Jo L
    November 10, 2016|
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    We are pet free hotel
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    "Stay away from the front rooms on the fifth floor. External architecture creates funky angles."
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    "It gets very, very, very loud and noisy! You will not be able to sleep!"
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    "Dont choose one facing the street"
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