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The Independent Hotel

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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“hardwood floors”(34 reviews)
“queen loft”(13 reviews)
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Classic boutique hotel located in downtown Philly. Check in process goes very well when served with a glass of wine! Nice big, clean rooms and great hotel staff - they provided good recommendations for similar style restaurants and bars nearby. Definitely stay again and look...More

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Response from Francis P, Guest Relations Manager at The Independent HotelResponded 1 week ago

Herberto_49r, We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for your wonderful comments. Please feel free to reach out to me with any questions while booking your next stay and I would be happy to assist you! We look forward...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel has tons of charm & beautiful rooms. Love the hardwood floors, large bathroom, and comfy beds! Having a light breakfast tray brought to the room is a very nice touch. Although the hotel is in a busy location, it is very quiet...yet a...More

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Response from Francis P, Guest Relations Manager at The Independent HotelResponded 1 week ago

Shannon G, Thank you for your Tripadvisor review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your trip with us. Please don't hesitate to reach out to me with any questions regarding future reservations! We look forward to hosting you again.

Reviewed 13 December 2017

The Independent has become my favorite Philly hotel. The staff is extremely accommodating. The location is convenient to everything. The rooms are charming and comfortable with Keurig coffee, fridge and microwaves.More

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Response from Francis P, Guest Relations Manager at The Independent HotelResponded 1 week ago

Darlad110, Thank you so much for your Tripadvisor review. We are so honored to be your favorite Philly Hotel and are looking forward to your next stay with us. Please feel free to reach out to me with any questions or concerns you may have...More

Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

The room was nice, but dusty. Caused our allergies to flare up. Had trouble getting the key card to work in the door. The breakfast options were slim, no meat, eggs, or pancakes. The hotel was quiet and comfortable. Shower had good water pressure. Nice...More

Thank Rachel S
Response from Francis P, Guest Relations Manager at The Independent HotelResponded 1 week ago

Rachel S, Thank you for leaving your Tripadvisor review. We apologize for the dust and key card situations you encountered during your stay with us. Your feedback is appreciated and will be shared with the appropriate departments so that they may be addressed. Please feel...More

Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

This small inner city hotel is truly a gem. Exceptional friendly staff and ninja like cleaning staff. There are numerous small restaurants within walking distance and parking is 1/2 block away. Large quiet rooms and large bathroom.

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Response from Francis P, Guest Relations Manager at The Independent HotelResponded 1 week ago

SouthBeachBugaBuga, Thank you so much for your Tripadvisor review. We are elated that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to hosting you again. Please feel free to contact me directly for any questions regarding future stays with us.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
USD 136 - USD 310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#13 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
#14 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 136 - USD 310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#13 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
#14 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Carlo C
17 June 2017|
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Response from Carol K | Reviewed this property |
I stayed there overnight in May and had no problem at all with noise from the street. It did not appear to be a busy street. I think there is a pub-style restaurant at the corner of the building but there wasn't noise from... More
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jihebron
26 April 2017|
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Response from John B | Property representative |
Our Lobby is Located on the second floor and unfortunately the elevator is the only access to get to the lobby area. You can use the side steps, it's for exit only, However to come in you will have to call the desk first... More
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Laura Jo L
11 November 2016|
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We are pet free hotel
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"Look at another hotel."
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"Ask for a room with double beds. No room is the same, but the double bed rooms provide a little more room"
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"I have stayed in several rooms; all are equally good."
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"If you’ll be there for a weekend, think of asking for an inside room not overlooking the street."
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