135 South 18th St., Philadelphia, PA 19103 United States (USA)
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4 Star Downtown Hotel in Philadelphia County
39.950327 -75.170572
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4.5/ 5

Based on 73 guest reviews

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  • Fitness center on property
  • 78 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Hotel has 12 floors
  • Hotel has 78 suites
  • Check in: 3:00 PM
  • Check out: 11:00 AM
  • Group score of 6.5/10

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Room Types

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Check Rates Weekly Fully Furnished Studio Suite with King Bed Fully Equipped Kitchen

Local Attractions

Rittenhouse Square, The Franklin Institute, The Kimmel Center for Performing Arts, Liberty Bell, Pennsylvania Convention Center, Reading Terminal Market, 30th Street Station, and Walnut Street Shopping.

Property Description

Sitting proudly on the bustling corner of 18th and Walnut Streets, the majestic twelve-story AKA Rittenhouse Square has been respectfully transformed with stylish contemporary interiors while preserving the building’s magnificent historic façade. Ideally located at the head of Rittenhouse Square—the gem of William Penn’s original five open space parks—one can head into the park for an afternoon of reading, dreaming or sunbathing. Or take a break and enjoy window shopping along fashionable Walnut Street, then stop by a.kitchen, AKA Rittenhouse Square’s critically acclaimed onsite restaurant for an espresso or fabulous lunch or dinner, inside or alfresco. Rittenhouse Square is surrounded by numerous other wonderful, neighborhood restaurants such as Rouge, Parc and Smith & Wollensky and Iron Chef Jose Garces' Tinto and Village Whiskey. Steps away is the Rafael Vinoly-designed Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, home to the outstanding Philadelphia Orchestra; Comcast Center, which features the new Comcast Center TV, stretching 83 X 25 feet and drawing impressive crowds. With just 78, elegantly-furnished studio, 1 and 2 bedroom suites, most with full kitchens, AKA Rittenhouse Square provides the perfect environment for longer stays. Residents at AKA Rittenhouse Square can also enjoy complimentary access to The Sporting Club at The Bellevue for a more intense workout, classes or specific weight training equipment.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Year of Last Renovation: 2007
Floors: 12
Rooms: 78
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 78
Handicap Rooms: 0
Suites: 78
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: As Needed
Meeting Rooms: 1
Meeting Space: 375 sq. feet
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 2AM
Policies / Expenses
72 hour cancellation policy for less than a one week stay.
Nightly Parking: $20
Total Taxes: 15.20%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 8.20%
City Tax: 7.00%

Amenities / Features

Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Car rental
  • Central location
  • Charge for early check out
  • Clothes drying
  • Concierge service
  • 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
  • DVD Player
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Grocery service
  • Hairdryer available
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Ironing facilities
  • Kitchen facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Movies in room
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Office or business center
  • Office in room available
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV - Free HBO
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Philadelphia International Airport -24 Hr -8 miles from property -$28.50 cab fare

Local Shuttle Info: Lady Liberty Shuttle Service

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

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