I really enjoyed this hotel, I was there for one night on business. The hotel is not very far from the airport and located in a great historic area. The hotel was very nicely decorated and the room was very comfortable. Being on the 14th floor, I thought the room was very quiet and had a great view of the river. The room did have a very nice Bose Wave system in it for the alarm clock, but no convenient plug for my phone charger. Most hotels these days have lamps with plugs, this room did not. The only other issue which is partly mine and maybe a function of the building was the stand up shower. The bathroom overall was awesome,nice jacuzzi tub, great counter space and lots of room. Which was puzzling to me when the shower stall was maybe 3ft by 3ft. For someone of my height 6'4" and broad shoulders, it was like being in an airplane lavatory. It was cozy to say the least. None of these would ever prevent me from coming back or recommending, I might just ask for a room with a larger shower. Otherwise, great shops, restaurants near by and only about a 1 block walk to the Independence Park.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Like the forefathers who inspired the birth of a new nation, this hotel invites you to join a hotel revolution. Formerly the Omni Hotel at Independence Park, this hotel is about to undergo a transformation to an exciting new hotel designed to set new standard among Philadelphia Hotels. Our 150 exquisitely appointed guest rooms, some of Philadelphia's finest accommodations, are the ultimate refuge. Featuring a blend of sophistication and charm, our deluxe hotel rooms offer a park view or overlook Independence National Park. A fine dining restaurant overlooking Independence Park, Azalea serves delectable American regional cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Host your inspirational meeting or banquet in spaces where national history has been forged. Philadelphia's most popular things to see and do are only steps away from our hotel doorstep. Concierge services and business center on hand help facilitate business endeavors. Complement your meeting with customized catering services and modern audiovisual facilities. This luxury downtown Philadelphia hotel offers elegance and style at its best-all within walking distance of the Liberty Bell, U.S. Mint, Independence Hall and Franklin Court, the site where Benjamin Franklin's House once stood. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Omni Hotel Philadelphia
- Omni Hotel Independence Park
- Omni Philadelphia