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The Independent Hotel

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1234 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5612 See on map
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Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Fitness centre
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed September 20, 2018

e I was actually deeply dissatisfied with our stay. We booked through Airbnb, having called the hotel and being told it would be cheaper to do so. We paid $740 for a three-night stay, which I thought was reasonable for a boutique hotel, but the...More

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Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank jenndyc0v8492c30rtwy
Response from EmmaW4890, General Manager at The Independent HotelResponded October 4, 2018

I’d first like to say congratulations on your wedding. What a wonderful occasion and I hope you and your husband had a beautiful day! I also wanted to personally reach out with regards to your review. Even though as the GM it was tough to...More

Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

We are thoroughly enjoying our stay in this clean, cosy, comfortable city centre hotel. The staff our friendly and helpful, breakfasts more than adequate and our room is great. A good sized bathroom with a shower fit for my sized body, thank you. Like all...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from EmmaW4890, General Manager at The Independent HotelResponded October 4, 2018

Thank you so much for your review! I know that we all lead busy lives, so I appreciate the time you took to write the review. I was very glad to read that overall you truly enjoyed your visit to the Independent. It is always...More

Reviewed August 29, 2018

Very comfortable hotel with spacious room and bathroom. Two excellent restaurants on either side of hotel. Wonderful location and easy area to walk. Really enjoyed our stay. Art work is great especially in the lobby with a nice and easy breakfast brought the room each...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from EmmaW4890, General Manager at The Independent HotelResponded October 4, 2018

Thank you so much for your review! I love hearing that one of our guests enjoys the hotel and the neighborhood as much as we do! Based on your comments I am hoping you got a chance to enjoy Little Nona's and Bud & Marilyn's...More

Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

This was our first time staying at the Independent, and it was fantastic! The staff was so helpful and pleasant. The location is great. The room was very comfortable. Next time we visit Philadelphia we will definitely stay at the Independent!More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from EmmaW4890, General Manager at The Independent HotelResponded October 4, 2018

Thank you so much for your review! I know that we all lead such busy lives, so I truly appreciate the time to you took to write one! I am so happy to hear you loved your stay with us. It is always so wonderful...More

Reviewed August 22, 2018

this is a very comfortable hotel right at the centre of the city and a great place for visiting the sites and enjoying time in the thriving gaybourhood. Each room is different- I enjoyed 207 which had a great bathroom and comfortable bed; the room...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from EmmaW4890, General Manager at The Independent HotelResponded October 4, 2018

This is Emma Williams General Manager of the Independent Hotel. Thank you so much for your review. I know that each of us is busy so please know the time you took to tell us about your stay is truly invaluable to myself and the...More

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About
Description
The Independent is a 24-room boutique hotel located in a fully restored Georgian-Revival building located at 1234 Locust Street in the vibrant Midtown Village area of Center City, Philadelphia. Now listed on the More National Register of Historic Places, The Independent is ideal for tourists and business travelers looking for a grand feel in a boutique, personalized hotel experience. Our guests experience luxury accommodations in the heart of Philadelphia, and are able to walk to theaters, the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, Rittenhouse and other Philadelphia attractions. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Awards & Recognition
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
24
Price range
US$126 - US$358 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
The Inn on Locust
Also Known As
The Independent Hotel Philadelphia
,
Independent Hotel Philadelphia
,
Independent Boutique Hotel Philadelphia
Location
United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia > City Centre East
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
24
Price range
US$126 - US$358 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
The Inn on Locust
Also Known As
The Independent Hotel Philadelphia
,
Independent Hotel Philadelphia
,
Independent Boutique Hotel Philadelphia
Location
United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia > City Centre East
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Carlo_Laval
June 16, 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
April 25, 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
November 10, 2016|
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"I would chose a room that does not face Locust street. Ya less windows but not street noise!"
976clarki
Nov. 13, 2018
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"Book online for a discount price"
coachmarsh
Oct. 2, 2018
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"Wish I knew!"
robertwE2823YS
Sep. 21, 2018
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"Lobby entrance is on 2d floor. Not good for someone with phobia about elevators."
LovesToTravel431
Mar. 7, 2018
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