SHERATON® PHILADELPHIA UNIVERSITY CITY HOTEL

SHERATON PHILADELPHIA UNIVERSITY CITY HOTEL

36th & Chestnut Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19104 United States (USA)
View Map 1-800-230-4134
3.5 Star Downtown property
39.95466-75.19443
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3.5/ 5

Based on 337 guest reviews

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  • Includes an outdoor pool
  • Shuttle from airport available
  • The Avg. Group Saves 23.2%!
  • Hotel has 332 rooms
  • 13 floors in property
  • Check out time: 12:00 PM
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy
  • Group friendly rating of 10.0/10
  • Hotel has 11 meeting rooms

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Local Attractions

Amtrak's 30th Street Station, University of Pennsylvania, Drexel University, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia Zoo.

Customer Reviews of Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel

3.5 out of 5.Based on 369 guest reviews, Average

Property Description

Each of our 332 guest rooms are designed to ensure your comfort. Stay connected to home with the full-service desktop computer in your room which provides complimentary internet access. Connect using your own laptop with our complimentary internet access in all guest rooms and lobby.Host an event in out 10,000 square feet of flexible meeting space. Our full service business center is a great place to take care of any last munute details.Enjoy thoughtful touches like an onsite gift shop, florist and Enterprise Car Rental. Our outdoor heated pool is a great place to relax and re-energize.Our hotel is a smoke-free environmment. All guest rooms, meeting rooms, public areas and Pallet Restaurant are non-smoking areas.We look forward to welcoming you to your home away from home at the Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel.

Green Sustainability

Help us conserve natural resources. We are proudly giving you the opportunity to “Make A Green Choice” by allowing you the option to conserve water, electricity, gas, and chemicals. You can do so by participating in the Make A Green Choice program and forgoing your housekeeping for the day. In exchange for helping us conserve our natural resources, we’ll reward you with $5 to use in our restaurant, Sang Kee Noodle House, or 500 SPG Starpoints for each night you participate.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3:00 PM
Check Out:12:00 PM
Year of Last Renovation:2008
Floors:13
Rooms:332
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:332
Handicap Rooms:6
Suites:25
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:11 View Spaces
Meeting Space:5328 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 225 people
Dist. to Food/Bars:On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant:0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym:On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours:4pm - 11pm (or later)
Pool Info:
Outdoor seasonal pool is open from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Hours: 10 AM - 8 PM.
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
6:00 PM day prior of arrival
Nightly Parking:$20
Typical Group Deposit:25%
Total Taxes:15.20%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 7.00%
City Tax: 8.50%
Food and Beverage Tax: 8.00%
Audio Visual Tax: 8.00%
Parking Fee:25.00 Per Night (Self Parking with in/out)
Porterage Fee: 5.00 Per Person (round-trip)
Food and Beverage Service Charge:22.00%
Audio Visual Service Charge:22.00%
Banquet Bartender Fees:100.00 Per Function

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Dogs under 80 lbs.


  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Car rental
  • Central location
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health centre
  • Free local calls
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Philadelphia Intl Airport, 9 miles, Shuttle- Lady Liberty-cost $10.00Taxi-$30.00

Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.
Previously known as:
Sheraton University City

Seasonality and Projections at Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel

Rate fluctuations of Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel

The graph above is fluctuations ofroom rates for both group rates and the lowest online individual prices our rate checker could find at the time the group/meeting offer was placed.The lowest group/meeting rate displayed is 66.8% in the month of April 2015 and the highest average individual rate is $419 in the month of April 2015. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel in a month when rates are lower.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel.

Feel free to use the Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Philadelphia event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Ben Franklin Ballroom108 x 51 x 115508220/300--220------34/28400600--
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Ben Franklin Ballroom

Ballroom is divisible into 5 sections
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
5508 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
108 x 51 x 11 Ft.
Floor Level:
1 Below Ground
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
4
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$2850.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$4000.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$3000.00 USD
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
$5000.00 USD
University Suite42 x 36 x 10151240/50--503630365/410075--
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University Suite

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1512 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
42 x 36 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
1 Below Ground
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
1
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$650.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$650.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$650.00 USD
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
$750.00 USD

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