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    The Independent Hotel

    1234 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5612
    (215) 642-2240
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    “hardwood floors” (33 reviews)
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    Reviewed 22 February 2014

    The Independent Hotel is exactly what I am looking for in a hotel. Free wifi, complementary breakfast, and ERIK PARKER, the most friendly and lovely receptionist EVER. AAA discounts, also. This place is basically THE place I want to stay every time. VERY SAFE and...More

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    Response from Emily K, General Manager at The Independent HotelResponded 3 March 2014

    Dear ClaireKing315, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. I am so pleased to hear about the excellent experience you had with meeting our front desk agent Erik. He is known for his cheery and...More

    Reviewed 21 February 2014

    I travel to Philadelphia every two weeks for business and I've stayed at many of the downtown hotels. The Independent has become my absolute favorite. It is such a charming escape within a busy downtown core. It's close to everything, has a lovely breakfast that's...More

    Thank Jennifer B
    Response from Emily K, General Manager at The Independent HotelResponded 23 February 2014

    Dear Jennifer B, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. I am delighted that you have fallen in love with our hotel, and I am so appreciative of your kind remarks regarding our guest rooms,...More

    Reviewed 20 February 2014

    We stayed early January and the hotel was not real busy at that time. Upon arrival our queen room was upgraded to a king at no extra charge. We went to the wine and cheese tasting and were the only ones there at that time....More

    Thank Ricky W
    Response from Emily K, General Manager at The Independent HotelResponded 23 February 2014

    Dear Ricky W, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. I am very pleased that you not only enjoyed the hotel but also the restaurants in the immediate area. Little Nonna's is easily one of...More

    Reviewed 17 February 2014

    We stayed at The Independent for Valentine's Day on a weekend trip to Philadelphia. We were both impressed with the understated elegance of the hotel, which is nestled on a busy street near Center City. It is very near all the action, close to theaters,...More

    Thank quackel
    Response from Emily K, General Manager at The Independent HotelResponded 23 February 2014

    Dear quackel, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. I am so glad that you had a wonderful stay during Valentine's Day. We love being located so close to Philadelphia's great shops and restaurants, and...More

    Reviewed 14 February 2014

    I needed to stay at a hotel in downtown that was reasonable and I am glad I picked this one. They have complimentary wine and cheese in the evening which is excellent. Walking distance to stores and various restaurants. The bed was as if I...More

    Thank xty20783
    Response from Emily K, General Manager at The Independent HotelResponded 16 February 2014

    Dear xty20783, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. I am so pleased to hear that you enjoyed our wine & cheese reception, our convenient location, and our extremely comfortable mattresses. I am also delighted...More

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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 130 - USD 330 (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
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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    • City Center East
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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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    11 November 2016|
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    We are pet free hotel
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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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