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    The Independent

    1234 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5612
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    Reviewed 24 September 2013

    Check in process was simple. Overall accommodations were as expected. Breakfast left at your door is very thoughtful. Only concern I had was my room was on the 2nd floor, street side, and it was kind of noisy for several hours. Otherwise, definitely recommend this...More

    1  Thank lawnboy246
    Response from Emily K, General Manager at The IndependentResponded 5 October 2013

    Dear lawnboy246, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. I am glad to hear that your check-in process went smoothly, and also that you enjoyed our complimentary breakfast delivered to your door. I am, however,...More

    Reviewed 23 September 2013

    The hotel was within walking distance of a lot of shops, restaurants, and attractions. The room was big and clean and the bed was comfortable. It got a bit noisy on the weekend, but not too bad. Parking was a pain, but that's to be...More

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    Response from Emily K, General Manager at The IndependentResponded 6 October 2013

    Dear fluffysellscars, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed the personal attention our staff gives to each guest, and I am also glad that you found your...More

    Reviewed 23 September 2013

    We stayed for two nights hear. Lovely boutique place. The staff were super friendly, the rooms and bed comfortable and very clean. Get a free paper, free wireless, free basic breakfast and other nice touches. would stay here again as the location was good and...More

    Thank DanHobs
    Response from Emily K, General Manager at The IndependentResponded 5 October 2013

    Dear DanHobs, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed all of our amenities, as well as our comfortable beds and friendly staff. We strive to do the best...More

    Reviewed 19 September 2013

    My overall rating of my stay here was Very Good. The location is great for those who want to easy access to the many historical locations. The room were a little small, but clean and comfortable. The bathroom was spacious. The staff was very friendly...More

    Thank AzLLJones
    Response from Emily K, General Manager at The IndependentResponded 5 October 2013

    Dear azlljones, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. It is wonderful to know that we will be your first choice for accommodations when you return to Philadelphia. I agree with you about the convenience...More

    Reviewed 15 September 2013

    We stayed 8/26-30. Hotel was wonderful. Rooms look like their photos, bathrooms large. Staff friendly with lists of great area restaurants (many). The hotel had a happy hour with wine and cheeses which was a fun way to meet other travelers and get ready for...More

    Thank jkgm
    Response from Emily K, General Manager at The IndependentResponded 28 September 2013

    Dear jkgm, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. I am glad to hear you had a fantastic stay with us, and also that you enjoyed our amenities such as the wine & cheese reception....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
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    • US$160 - US$384 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #9 Family Hotel in Philadelphia
    • #13 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
    • #14 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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    Carlo C
    16 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
    25 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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    10 November 2016|
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    We are pet free hotel
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