Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel

3549 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, PA 19104 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
4 Star Downtown Hotel in Philadelphia County
39.9545911-75.1937816
Cleaning Policy: Following all Marriott International guidelines, which include but not limited to the following: In light of COVID-19, we are making changes in our daily processes to ensure a safe, clean and comfortable stay for all. The staff at the Sheraton Philadelphia University City are committed to you, our valued guests. The following standards have been put in place:· Masks must be worn by all employees and guests who enter the building or are present in public spaces.· 6ft guidelines enforced by associates and guests· High touchpoint areas are sanitized hourly including the lobby, elevators and vending machines.· Acrylic Safety shields have been put in place at the front desk.· Ecolab Foam Hand sanitizer dispensers strategically placed in high traffic areas· Remote control sleeves made from recyclable material are utilized in each guest room. These will be changed after every guest departure.· CDC approved cleansers are being utilized on all surfaces throughout hotel including guestroom

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Local Attractions

Amtrak's 30th Street Train Station, University of Pennsylvania, Drexel University, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia Zoo
4.0 out of 5. Based on 1859 guest reviews

Property Description

Enjoy a relaxing stay, a convenient location, and comforting amenities at the Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel. Located on the campus of the University of Pennsylvania, we are just steps away from Drexel University, Amtrak's 30th Street Station, and the three hospitals of the University of Pennsylvania Health System. Plus, the convention and historical districts of Center City Philadelphia and the Philadelphia Zoo are just minutes away.Retreat to our 332 beautifully-appointed guest rooms and suites, luxuriate in our signature Sheraton Sweet Sleeper® Bed, and enjoy the convenience of a spacious workstation and complimentary wireless High Speed Internet Access.Have a great meal for breakfast, lunch, or dinner at our Sang Kee Noodle House restaurant. Connect to what matters at our Link@Sheraton(SM) experienced with Microsoft®, a connectivity hub in the heart of the Sheraton lobby. Feel free to surf the web on our terminals or bring your laptop for complimentary wireless High Speed Internet Access.Work out with state-of-the-art equipment at our Sheraton Fitness Programmed by Core® Performance 24-hour fitness center, featuring an outdoor seasonal pool and deck with skyline views of the University of Pennsylvania and University City. Enjoy Life Fitness Signature Series gear, equipped with iPod® music/video lists and touchscreen technology. Complimentary access is given to all overnight guests.Our hotel is a smoke-free environment, including all guest rooms, meeting rooms, and public areas such as the Sang Kee Noodle House restaurant. 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.We look forward to welcoming you to 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.

What you need to know

Hotel Features – The Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel is a full-service hotel that offers deluxe accommodations in 332 guest rooms and suites. The 100-percent non-smoking hotel features complimentary computers for use in every guest room and free high-speed Internet access.

Guest Rooms – Guests of the Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel can choose to stay in a Standard room, Club room, or suite, all decorated with Colonial furnishings and modern touches. Rooms include one king or two double beds, 37-inch LCD flat-screen TVs, complimentary in-room full-service computers with free wireless high-speed Internet access, clock radios, free local phone calls and voice mail, coffee/tea makers, desks, electronic room keys, hair dryers, irons and ironing boards, and housekeeping services. A newspaper is complimentary on weekdays. Club rooms and suites have upgraded amenities and include free bottled water. Suites include a living area with a sofa bed, refrigerators, and microwaves.

Perks & Amenities – Guests in Club rooms and suites at the Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel can enter the Club Lounge, where they can enjoy complimentary continental breakfasts and hors d’oeuvres in the evenings. The hotel, which features a 24-hour front desk and an ATM, also has a seasonal heated outdoor swimming pool, a 24-hour fitness center with state-of-the-art equipment and a business center, and 10,000 square feet of event and meeting space. Parking is available for a fee, as are dry cleaning service and room service. In-hotel dining includes the Sang Kee Noodle House restaurant, serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Tip – The pet-friendly Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel allows dogs up to 80 pounds, but guests must sign a waiver at check-in.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 4:00 PM
Check Out: 12:00 PM
Year of Last Renovation: 2010
Floors: 13
Rooms: 332
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 332
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 25
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 11 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 19906 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 400 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 PM 1 day prior to arrival
Nightly Parking: $25
Typical Group Deposit: 25%
Total Taxes: 15.50%
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: 6.50 Per Person (round-trip)
Gym Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Additional Person Fee: 10.00 Per Person
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Rooms Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 22.00%
Audio Visual Service Charge: 22.00%
Banquet Bartender Fees: 100.00 Per Function

Amenities / Features


  • 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
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry 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
  • 24 hours room service
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: Showtime
  • 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.

Breakfast Information

We offer SangKee Restaurant for breakfast in our restaurant or we can cater breakfast in a private room for groups wishing to have a group breakfast

Pet Friendly?

Yes! Pets are allowed.
1 dog per room under 80 lbs. Guests must sign a waiver at check-in and cannot leave dog alone in the room.

Parking Info

We offer self parking on property in our attached garage.

Internet / WiFI

Complimentary in Sleeping rooms and Meeting Space

Cleaning Policies

Following all Marriott International guidelines, which include but not limited to the following: In light of COVID-19, we are making changes in our daily processes to ensure a safe, clean and comfortable stay for all. The staff at the Sheraton Philadelphia University City are committed to you, our valued guests. The following standards have been put in place:· Masks must be worn by all employees and guests who enter the building or are present in public spaces.· 6ft guidelines enforced by associates and guests· High touchpoint areas are sanitized hourly including the lobby, elevators and vending machines.· Acrylic Safety shields have been put in place at the front desk.· Ecolab Foam Hand sanitizer dispensers strategically placed in high traffic areas· Remote control sleeves made from recyclable material are utilized in each guest room. These will be changed after every guest departure.· CDC approved cleansers are being utilized on all surfaces throughout hotel including guestroom

About Sheraton Hotels and Resorts

  • The lobby has fully-wired workstations with free Wi-Fi, printing services, morning paper, coffee, and TV
  • Offers a fitness program with core performance fitness centers, in-room and restaurant dining options, and even has threir own online fitness website with programs, life tips, and personal training
  • Sheraton Club Level offers guests rooms with more comfort, convenient, and space including breakfast
  • Sheraton's Sweet Sleeper Bed provides the ultimate comfort with plush mattresses, soft sheets, and hypoallergenic pillows

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Seasonality and Projections at Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel

Rate fluctuations of Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel

Above shows fluctuations of room prices for both our group quotes and the lowest individual traveler prices our system could find at the time the group offer was entered. The best group or meeting displayed is 54.8% in the month of April 2020 and the highest average individual rate is $371 in the month of May 2019. 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.

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
WP II 21 x 26 x 10 546--/------2420----/--5024--
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WP II

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
546 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
21 x 26 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
    WP I 21 x 26 x 10 546--/--------20----/--5024--
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    WP I

    Room Type:
    General Meeting Room
    Total Size:
    546 Sq. Mi
    Dimensions:
    21 x 26 x 10 Ft.
    Floor Level:
    Natural Light?:
    No
    Obstructions?
    No
    Built In Screens?
    No
    Built In Stage?
    No
    Built In A/V?
    No
    Amenities Available
      Benjamin Franklin I 20 x 42 x 11 840--/------3025----/--10030--
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      Benjamin Franklin I

      Room Type:
      General Meeting Room
      Total Size:
      840 Sq. Mi
      Dimensions:
      20 x 42 x 11 Ft.
      Floor Level:
      Natural Light?:
      No
      Obstructions?
      No
      Built In Screens?
      No
      Built In Stage?
      No
      Built In A/V?
      No
      Amenities Available
        Morgan 18 x 12 x 10 216--/--------------/----8--
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        Morgan

        Room Type:
        General Meeting Room
        Total Size:
        216 Sq. Mi
        Dimensions:
        18 x 12 x 10 Ft.
        Floor Level:
        Natural Light?:
        No
        Obstructions?
        No
        Built In Screens?
        No
        Built In Stage?
        No
        Built In A/V?
        No
        Amenities Available
          Chestnut Room 21 x 30 x 10 630--/------30------/--5030--
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          Chestnut Room

          Room Type:
          General Meeting Room
          Total Size:
          630 Sq. Mi
          Dimensions:
          21 x 30 x 10 Ft.
          Floor Level:
          Natural Light?:
          No
          Obstructions?
          No
          Built In Screens?
          No
          Built In Stage?
          No
          Built In A/V?
          No
          Amenities Available
            Benjamin Franklin II 24 x 51 x 11 1224--/------4035----/--130100--
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            Benjamin Franklin II

            Room Type:
            General Meeting Room
            Total Size:
            1224 Sq. Mi
            Dimensions:
            24 x 51 x 11 Ft.
            Floor Level:
            Natural Light?:
            No
            Obstructions?
            No
            Built In Screens?
            No
            Built In Stage?
            No
            Built In A/V?
            No
            Amenities Available
              Benjamin Franklin V 24 x 51 x 11 1224--/------4035----/--13040--
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              Benjamin Franklin V

              Room Type:
              General Meeting Room
              Total Size:
              1224 Sq. Mi
              Dimensions:
              24 x 51 x 11 Ft.
              Floor Level:
              Natural Light?:
              No
              Obstructions?
              No
              Built In Screens?
              No
              Built In Stage?
              No
              Built In A/V?
              No
              Amenities Available
                Benjamin Franklin IV 20 x 51 x 11 1020--/------3530----/--125100--
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                Benjamin Franklin IV

                Room Type:
                General Meeting Room
                Total Size:
                1020 Sq. Mi
                Dimensions:
                20 x 51 x 11 Ft.
                Floor Level:
                Natural Light?:
                No
                Obstructions?
                No
                Built In Screens?
                No
                Built In Stage?
                No
                Built In A/V?
                No
                Amenities Available
                  University II 21 x 26 x 10 546--/------2420----/--5024--
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                  University II

                  Room Type:
                  General Meeting Room
                  Total Size:
                  546 Sq. Mi
                  Dimensions:
                  21 x 26 x 10 Ft.
                  Floor Level:
                  Natural Light?:
                  No
                  Obstructions?
                  No
                  Built In Screens?
                  No
                  Built In Stage?
                  No
                  Built In A/V?
                  No
                  Amenities Available
                    Fairmount I 25 x 37 x 10 925--/--------------/--5070--
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                    Fairmount I

                    Room Type:
                    General Meeting Room
                    Total Size:
                    925 Sq. Mi
                    Dimensions:
                    25 x 37 x 10 Ft.
                    Floor Level:
                    Natural Light?:
                    No
                    Obstructions?
                    No
                    Built In Screens?
                    No
                    Built In Stage?
                    No
                    Built In A/V?
                    No
                    Amenities Available
                      Fairmount II 25 x 37 x 10 925--/--------------/--5070--
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                      Fairmount II

                      Room Type:
                      General Meeting Room
                      Total Size:
                      925 Sq. Mi
                      Dimensions:
                      25 x 37 x 10 Ft.
                      Floor Level:
                      Natural Light?:
                      No
                      Obstructions?
                      No
                      Built In Screens?
                      No
                      Built In Stage?
                      No
                      Built In A/V?
                      No
                      Amenities Available
                        Fairmount Suite 0 x 0 x 10 1850--/--------------/----150--
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                        Fairmount Suite

                        Room Type:
                        General Meeting Room
                        Total Size:
                        1850 Sq. Mi
                        Dimensions:
                        0 x 0 x 10 Ft.
                        Floor Level:
                        Natural Light?:
                        No
                        Obstructions?
                        No
                        Built In Screens?
                        No
                        Built In Stage?
                        No
                        Built In A/V?
                        No
                        Amenities Available
                          Ivy League Boardroom 14 x 24 x 10 336--/--------------/----12--
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                          Ivy League Boardroom

                          Room Type:
                          General Meeting Room
                          Total Size:
                          336 Sq. Mi
                          Dimensions:
                          14 x 24 x 10 Ft.
                          Floor Level:
                          Natural Light?:
                          No
                          Obstructions?
                          No
                          Built In Screens?
                          No
                          Built In Stage?
                          No
                          Built In A/V?
                          No
                          Amenities Available
                            Benjamin Franklin III 20 x 51 x 11 1020--/------3530----/--12535--
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                            Benjamin Franklin III

                            Room Type:
                            General Meeting Room
                            Total Size:
                            1020 Sq. Mi
                            Dimensions:
                            20 x 51 x 11 Ft.
                            Floor Level:
                            Natural Light?:
                            No
                            Obstructions?
                            No
                            Built In Screens?
                            No
                            Built In Stage?
                            No
                            Built In A/V?
                            No
                            Amenities Available
                              University Suite 42 x 26 x 10 1092--/------3536----/--10075--
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                              University Suite

                              Room Type:
                              General Meeting Room
                              Total Size:
                              1092 Sq. Mi
                              Dimensions:
                              42 x 26 x 10 Ft.
                              Floor Level:
                              Natural Light?:
                              No
                              Obstructions?
                              No
                              Built In Screens?
                              No
                              Built In Stage?
                              No
                              Built In A/V?
                              No
                              Amenities Available
                                Benjamin Franklin Ballroom 108 x 51 x 11 5328--/--------------/--400400--
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                                Benjamin Franklin Ballroom

                                Room Type:
                                General Meeting Room
                                Total Size:
                                5328 Sq. Mi
                                Dimensions:
                                108 x 51 x 11 Ft.
                                Floor Level:
                                Natural Light?:
                                No
                                Obstructions?
                                No
                                Built In Screens?
                                No
                                Built In Stage?
                                No
                                Built In A/V?
                                No
                                Amenities Available
                                  William Penn Suite 42 x 26 x 10 1092--/------3536----/--10075--
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                                  William Penn Suite

                                  Room Type:
                                  General Meeting Room
                                  Total Size:
                                  1092 Sq. Mi
                                  Dimensions:
                                  42 x 26 x 10 Ft.
                                  Floor Level:
                                  Natural Light?:
                                  No
                                  Obstructions?
                                  No
                                  Built In Screens?
                                  No
                                  Built In Stage?
                                  No
                                  Built In A/V?
                                  No
                                  Amenities Available
                                    University I 21 x 26 x 10 546--/------2420----/--5030--
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                                    University I

                                    Room Type:
                                    General Meeting Room
                                    Total Size:
                                    546 Sq. Mi
                                    Dimensions:
                                    21 x 26 x 10 Ft.
                                    Floor Level:
                                    Natural Light?:
                                    No
                                    Obstructions?
                                    No
                                    Built In Screens?
                                    No
                                    Built In Stage?
                                    No
                                    Built In A/V?
                                    No
                                    Amenities Available

                                      FAQs about Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel

                                      What time is check in?

                                      Check in time is 4:00 PM based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

                                      What time is check out?

                                      Check out time is 12:00 PM based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

                                      How many rooms does Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel have?

                                      There are 332 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

                                      Is there any meeting space at Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel?

                                      Yes, they have 11 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

                                      What kind of breakfast is at Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel?

                                      We offer SangKee Restaurant for breakfast in our restaurant or we can cater breakfast in a private room for groups wishing to have a group breakfast

                                      What parking is available at Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel?

                                      We offer self parking on property in our attached garage. Parking was ok, according to 53%. For 71%, parking prices were too high.

                                      How much does internet cost?

                                      Complimentary in Sleeping rooms and Meeting Space

                                      Is there a gym at Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel?

                                      Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

                                      Is there room service at Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel?

                                      Yes. Room service is perfect. The majority of guests were happy with the room service. Very pricey room service.

                                      Is there shopping nearby?

                                      Yes. Close to restaurants shopping. Shopping is ok. Almost all guests were satisfied with the proximity to shopping.

                                      Is there a WiFi internet?

                                      Yes. Wifi worked well. Free high speed wifi.

                                      Are there rooms with kitchenettes?

                                      Yes. Kitchenette needs more attention. Every guests reviewed were unsatisfied with the kitchenette.

                                      Is there a pool at Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel?

                                      Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. Outdoor seasonal pool is open from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Hours: 10 AM - 8 PM..

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