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The Independent Hotel

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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“queen loft”(14 reviews)
“hardwood floors”(27 reviews)
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Fitness center
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

I was alerted 90 minutes prior to check-in that the room I had booked was no longer available, and forced to accept a "walk-over" to a poor room in an adjacent hotel. Incessant Noise. Overheating. No sound isolation. No sleep. Not coming back.

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Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed December 19, 2017

This hotel has tons of charm & beautiful rooms. Love the hardwood floors, large bathroom, and comfy beds! Having a light breakfast tray brought to the room is a very nice touch. Although the hotel is in a busy location, it is very quiet...yet a...More

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Thank Shannon G
Response from Francis P, Guest Relations Manager at The Independent HotelResponded January 12, 2018

Shannon G, Thank you for your Tripadvisor review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your trip with us. Please don't hesitate to reach out to me with any questions regarding future reservations! We look forward to hosting you again.

Reviewed yesterday

Awesome hotel and awesome time had by all. Hotel was quaint but lots of fun. Area had plenty of hotels and restaurants as well as parking. Hotel staff was friendly and room was so unique. We had a great stay at The Independent

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Fabulous front desk, so helpful and pleasant. Great rooms and the complimentary continental breakfast is a nice touch... allows us to have a jumpstart on the day without rushing out to breakfast. Great location in center city and walking distance to so many great restaurants,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked The Independent for business travel using my company travel service. Upon check-in was told that they did not have my reservation and on further review stated my credit card was declined and I should have been contacted (which I was not). They cancelled my...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Things to do
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
$200 - $412 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#13 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
#14 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
$200 - $412 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#13 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
#14 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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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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"Lobby entrance is on 2d floor. Not good for someone with phobia about elevators."
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"Try get an off street room"
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"The King Suite had great views and very little noise, and was so cozy!"
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"Look at another hotel."
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