We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Philadelphia Marriott Downtown

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 4 more sites!
Professional photos
Philadelphia Marriott Downtown
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

2,846 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Philadelphia Marriott Downtown
See the most recent reviews
Showing 2,673: English reviews
Sacramento, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Marriott Downtown is centrally located and very convenient from the Convention Center. The hotel is enormous and also hosts conferences itself, which can make your stay quite crazy if your visit falls on convention/ conference week. The rooms however are very nice and I certainly enjoyed my stay (which was associated with a conference, hence was even more convenient)....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank rony_bonbony
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago

None of the food was restocked during breakfast. The staff was fighting with each other. It was brought to the attention of the staff in the morning and then brought up again. Nothing was done to correct this. I included photos to show.

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Bob E
Barbara F, Executive Guest Experience Liaison at Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to comment about your stay at our hotel. We were sorry to hear we were not able to make a more positive impression of our hotel during your stay as our customer service in usually one of our strongest qualities. Your comments will be used to make improvements moving forward. We do appreciate your...

Pittsford, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Philadelphia Marriott Downtown right in the heart of Central City is a very large hotel and is conviently located with access to many restaurants, shopping areas and historic attractions. The workout room is large enough for its many guests and there is also a 24 x 7 (minus holidays) FedEx Office store located off the lobby as well as...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank JoeKupe
Palo Alto
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was conveniently located, especially since I was attending a conference at the Convention Center. There was a bridge attaching the hotel to the Convention Center, so that made things easier. It's in a convenient part of town for sight seeing as well, near the Reading Terminal Market and a few blocks from the Historic Center. I thought it...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Kimberly H
New York, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a busy place right in the heart of downtown. We needed two rooms but couldn't get them anywhere near each other. So, make sure to request that early if it's something you need. Also, there is a self-park place directly across the street that is cheaper and quicker than their valet.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank lut5556
Barbara F, Executive Guest Experience Liaison at Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your comments regarding your recent stay at our hotel. Every process put in place is aimed at providing you with an unforgettable hotel experience. We were sorry to learn that we fell short of your expectations. We appreciate the opportunity to benefit from your feedback and your comments will be used in...

Cleveland OH, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent hotel, rooms, service, and location. Average conference accommodations due to limited wi-fi connectivity, climate control issues, little to no seating on conference floors for break time. I stayed at this hotel because it was the national conference host, so I can't speak to doing any research and deciding on this location; I just booked it. Speaking of location: it's...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Cheryl K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is probably my favorite Marriott in the United States. The staff at this hotel is incredible. The front desk staff is extremely friendly and were quick to upgrade my room as a Marriott Rewards Gold Elite member. I place a great deal of importance in room upgrades and honoring my profile setting of a high floor room without having...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Patrick O
Allen, Nebraska
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We attended the American Speech and Hearing Conference. Almost 17,000 people were in attendance, and the entire area was a madhouse. The hotel is attached to the convention center, and many of the meetings were actually in the hotel. The rooms were all clean and well maintained; check in was rapid and easy; the concierge was exceptional. The entire staff...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank cschroeder28
New Jersey, USA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here last Saturday night while my wife was running the Philly Marathon the next day. First experience with the hotel was trying to get to the valet parking. Horrible traffic around the hotel where it took over 30 minutes just to get to the parking attendant. Then there was another huge line at check-in. Fortunately, I have elite...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank GMan61
Barbara F, Executive Guest Experience Liaison at Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to comment about your stay. We are only too sorry to hear we were not able to make a more positive impression of our hotel during your visit. Your comments will be used to make improvements moving forward. We do appreciate your business and look forward to the opportunity to welcome you back in...

Fairview, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed for the Asha convention . The hotel has seen wear and tear since four years ago. The room had a strong mildew smell even though we were on the concierge floor . It was hard to get through to the desk . We asked for the bathroom to be cleaned and 3 calls later still no one had...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Robyn W
Barbara F, Executive Guest Experience Liaison at Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to comment about your stay. We were sorry to hear we were not able to make a more positive impression of our hotel with regards to our physical appearance and the challenge you had with getting your service request completed. Your feedback has been shared with our Director of Services for immediate corrective action....

705 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (512)
Viewed
Dining (13)
Viewed
Room/Suite (138)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (4)
Viewed
View from Room (54)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (90)
Viewed
Bathroom (48)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (3)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
2:34
Videos (1)
Viewed
Other (160)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (136)
Viewed
Amenities (12)
Viewed
King Guest Room (70)
Viewed
Pool (4)
Viewed
Dining (5)
Viewed
The Hotel (45)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (57)
Viewed
Room/Suite (23)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (8)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (9)
Viewed
Dining (8)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Other (6)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Philadelphia hotels
City Center East
Courtyard Philadelphia Downtown
Courtyard Philadelphia Downtown
#21 of 86 in Philadelphia
817 reviews
City Center East
Hilton Garden Inn Philadelphia Center City
Loews Philadelphia Hotel
#8 of 86 in Philadelphia
4,080 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
City Center East
Residence Inn Philadelphia Center City
City Center East
Home2 Suites by Hilton Philadelphia - Convention Center, PA
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
GreenPartner Learn More
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Adjacent to the Pennsylvania Convention Center and 8 blocks from Independence Hall, this Center City Philadelphia hotel is ideally located near dining, shopping, business, & cultural attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Philadelphia Marriott Downtown

Address: 1201 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2817
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia > City Center East
Price Range: $175 - $400 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Philadelphia Marriott Downtown 3.5*
Number of rooms: 1408
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Marriott, Priceline, Travelocity, Odigeo and Jetsetter so you can book your Philadelphia Marriott Downtown reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Philadelphia Marriott Downtown Hotel Philadelphia
Marriott Philadelphia
Hotel Style:
#31 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
#33 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
#35 Family Hotel in Philadelphia
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Philadelphia Marriott Downtown staff and other travellers.
29 questions
Ask a question
Erie, Pennsylvania
27 days ago
Swedesboro, New Jersey
McAllen, Texas
over a year ago
Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 months ago
Morristown, New Jersey
3 months ago

See all questions (29)

Questions? Get answers from Philadelphia Marriott Downtown staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Go high for less noise. You'll be glad you did.”
 of 5 bubbles 4pagen, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Use alternative parking, especially on weekends.”
 of 5 bubbles Djrbikes, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Pay a little extra and get the larger rooms that are in the train station tower. They are wonderful and extremely quiet!”
 of 5 bubbles pgreenhalghccc, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“please make sure you book the right room because hotel does not guarantee it”
 of 5 bubbles Tachermoyen, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Higher floors probably better.”
 of 5 bubbles cc259, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay