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The Independent Hotel

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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • 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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Fitness centre
3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 8 April 2014

This is a really nice hotel with an exceptionally friendly and accomodating staff. They have set things up to really put the guests' comfort front and center. The rooms were nice, the beds comfortable, and it doesn't have the cookie-cutter big city hotel feel or...More

Thank MKChicago
Response from Emily K, General Manager at The Independent HotelResponded 21 April 2014

Dear MKChicago, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. I am very glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, and that you found your experience with our boutique hotel to trump that...More

Reviewed 8 April 2014

The Independent was a delightful place to stay at. I highly recommend it because the staff was warm and friendly throughout the stay. The rooms were clean and a light breakfast was delivered straight to your door. There were many restaurants around the hotel to...More

Thank WafaHozien
Response from Emily K, General Manager at The Independent HotelResponded 21 April 2014

Dear WafaHozien, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. I am absolutely delighted to hear how pleased you were with our hotel. We have a high standard for cleanliness, and I am glad that you...More

Reviewed 5 April 2014

Nice place, helpful staff, neat room. Philly is walkable from here. If you stay here with kids you will need to explain various paraphilias in the area and why the HIV testing bus is parked a block away on weekend nights.More

Thank legolaceration
Response from Emily K, General Manager at The Independent HotelResponded 21 April 2014

Dear legolaceration, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. I'm happy you enjoyed our property, our ready-to-help staff, and your guest room. While I am also glad you found our central location convenient, I am...More

Reviewed 3 April 2014

My daughter and I stayed here for 2 nights while we were in the Philly area looking at colleges. The hotel was perfect- clean, great location, nice and spacious rooms, simple breakfast delivered to your door, parking right near by, and very friendly staff. If...More

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Response from Emily K, General Manager at The Independent HotelResponded 6 April 2014

Dear cowmu1, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. I am very glad to hear you enjoyed your stay, from the cleanliness and spaciousness of your guest room to the convenience of our parking garage...More

Reviewed 31 March 2014

I stayed at the Independent while in town for a conference being held a few blocks away at the Marriott. The neighborhood around the hotel is cute, with many bars/restaurants. The staff was exceedingly warm and friendly. They had to change our room from the...More

Thank S0phea
Response from Emily K, General Manager at The Independent HotelResponded 6 April 2014

Dear S0phea, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. I am so glad to hear that our staff left a lasting impression on you, and that you were thoroughly pleased with your accommodations despite the...More

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GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
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
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Price range
USD 152 - USD 323 (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 152 - USD 323 (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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Room Tips
"Try get an off street room"
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"The King Suite had great views and very little noise, and was so cozy!"
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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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