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    Best Western Plus Independence Park Hotel

    235 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2813
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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          USD 380*
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          USD 320*
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          Overview
          • Excellent61%
          • Very good30%
          • Average5%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
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          “old city” (110 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
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          Family Rooms
          Multilingual Staff
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          Business Centre
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          2.5 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 3 days ago

          Everyone was incredibly helpful at this hotel. The hotel is right in the historic district of Philadelphia. The metro is about a block away. I would highly recommend this hotel. Breakfast was good. Hot eggs/bacon as well as make your own waffle, yogurt, oatmeal, etc....More

          Thank RDkSc
          Hotel's Favourite
          Reviewed 19 October 2016

          First, this hotel is right in the middle of the action. There is little of the Old City you cannot reach via a short walk from this hotel. We were within blocks of the National Constitution Center, Independence Hall, The Liberty Bell, the 1st &...More

          1  Thank emcii
          Response from InnsofDistinction, General Manager at Best Western Plus Independence Park Hotel

          Dear emcii "Amazing Location, Great Staff" "You cannot beat this hotel for a stay in Philadelphia" It was wonderful reading your TripAdvisor review about your stay with us at the Best Western Plus Independence Park Hotel. Wow, you DID have a great time! Plus, you...More

          Reviewed 5 days ago

          I like the old style. Very quiet and big comfortable room. Very good service with 24 hours tea and coffee. Just minutes walk to all museums and attractions. Reasonable price, not cheap but very good service for this price.

          Review collected in partnership with Best Western
          Thank Eugene T
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          This is a lovely historic hotel located in downtown Philadelphia. It is close to all of the major tourist historical sites. The staff are friendly and helpful. The rooms are spotless and comfortable, if a little small, but is a historic building and the rooms...More

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          Thank theresaanng
          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          We were pleasantly surprised to find this hotel was directly across the street from the new Museum of the American Revolution. The rooms although small were well appointed and comfortable. The parking around the corner was reasonable and includes in and out privileges. Staff was...More

          Thank debra v
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          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 186 - USD 399 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #4 Family Hotel in Philadelphia
          • #4 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
          • #8 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
          • Room types
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 36
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          • Philadelphia
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          • Philadelphia Best Western
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Darumama
          Are there safes in the rooms?
          25 May 2017|
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          Response from twinmama12345 | Reviewed this property |
          I honestly don't recall because we didn't look for a safe. However, you can call the hotel and ask - their customer service is absolutely amazing and I'm sure they'll have a solution for you!
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          jihebron
          I'm claustrophobic and can't handle elevators. Are the lobby and rooms able to be reached by stairs? Or is an elevator ride required?
          26 April 2017|
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          Response from pattersondu | Reviewed this property |
          We only used the stairs that are visible from the lobby. We only went up one flight. I am not sure about upper floors.
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          blondy414
          Are the beds comfortable & are the rooms clean?
          28 March 2017|
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          Response from Mark G | Reviewed this property |
          Hi, The bed in our room was comfortable. The room was clean upon arrival. We stayed only 1 night in 1 room. Best Regards
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          "The king room was spacious and comfortable."
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          "I went for the top floor, as this was quiet (but it is not a noisy hotel)."
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          "only 36 rooms in this hotel; ours faced inner "courtyard" and was quiet"
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          "Do not choose the room with double beds."
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