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AKA University City

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2929 Walnut St Cira Centre South, Philadelphia, PA 19104-5054 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
Bar/Lounge
4 Star accommodation
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Special Offer: Overnight Valet Parking
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Internet research of this hotel suggested the accommodations would be nice. However, every step of the way my fiancée and I were pleasantly surprised at the hotel’s amenities, staff, and overall ambiance. Though originally entering through the office lobby instead of the AKA lobby, our...More

Thank HRHlake
Response from Michael W, Front Office Manager at AKA University CityResponded 1 week ago

HRHLake, All we can say is, Wow! Thank you so very much for your flattering review. We love hearing such incredible feedback from our guests, and more importantly, it makes us happy to hear that you personally enjoyed your stay with us, and that you...More

Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

I absolutely LOVED my stay at aka University City. It was above and beyond my original expectations. The apartments are spacious and ultra modern. The appliances are brand new as well — GE dishwasher, microwave, conventional oven and stove top, Samsung refrigerator, Bosch washer and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Extended stay. Staff is friendly and helpful but there were small issues from time to time like unnecessarily long and complicated process to get large stuff such as furniture delivered. However, as in most recent posts, shoutout to Lisa for being such an amazing staff...More

Thank Lorenzo C
Response from Michael W, Front Office Manager at AKA University CityResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Lorenzo for your exceptional review. I do apologize that you had a difficult time moving some furniture items into the building, but I assure you that we are constantly working harder to improve our delivery and move-in processes, to cause less strain on...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My fiancé and I went to take a look at AKA as an option for us to stay on our wedding day in November. Lisa immediately offered to take us on a tour to see some of the amazing amenities AKA offered. Lisa was the...More

Thank smack7800
Response from Michael W, Front Office Manager at AKA University CityResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear smack7800, We are overjoyed you had such a memorable experience while touring at AKA University City. We are very proud of our exceptional amenity floor, Level 28, which offers unparalleled amenities, not available at any other property in Philadelphia. The design and style of...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned from an extended stay at AKA University City. We were moving my daughter into college and it was the perfect place for our family. The location is fabulous, rooms sleek and modern with incredible city views. All ammedies are top notch, but what...More

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AKA University City's ultra-luxury hotel residences, featuring Philadelphia's highest and most spectacular residential views, are available by the day, month or year. Sophisticated amenities include an entire 28th ...More floor dedicated to resident wellness, relaxation and enjoyment; Cira Green, a visionary, one-acre landscaped oasis 90 feet above street level; and Walnut Street Cafe, a world-class, seasonally-inspired restaurant. For best rates, book direct. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
268
Price range
USD 256 - USD 513 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia > University City
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
268
Price range
USD 256 - USD 513 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia > University City
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It's $24 per day without in and out privileges. I have now stayed for several times, each for a week; it's is very nice and convenient.
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"Even room by the elevator was quiet"
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"Ask for Lisa or Joey's recommendation and trust them!!!"
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