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Sonesta Philadelphia Downtown

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star Hotel
Experience the Best of Philly during your stay at our convenient and newly refreshed hotel. The only hotel located on Market Street west of City Hall we are surrounded by Philadelphia's most prominent businesses, hospitals, universities and government offices. The hotel is located just...
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Location and contact
1800 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-3725
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10.9 km to Philadelphia Intl Airport
377 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.6 km from The Franklin Institute
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All reviewsart barruth's chrisfront deskrooftop poolcenter cityrittenhouse squaremarket streetroom servicewithin walking distancecity viewparking garagehotel barwould highly recommend this hotelbed was comfortablebusiness triphotel is in a great locationenjoyed my stay
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Reviewed today

Sonesta Hotel in Philly had good points and bad points. They didn't really have much to choose from on their breakfast menu; what I wanted was only served in room service and that wasn't happening. If you want things to do you should stay closer...More

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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

Nice trendy hotel in a fantastic location! Rooms were spacious and clean.Check in was quick little less than three minutes. Forgot my bathing suit but they have a nice pool. Parking is expensive so I parked in the location detached from the hotel about a...More

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Response from Bob C, General Manager at Sonesta Philadelphia DowntownResponded 5 weeks ago

Hello Valued Guest, Thanks for taking time to submit a review of our hotel. We greatly appreciate all the compliments that you mentioned and apologize for the food you ordered not meeting your expectations. We will take the time to re-evaluate that offering and ensure...More

Reviewed today

I wanted to give this place a 5 for customer service and the location. However i wanted then to give a 3 because we had 3 issues during our 4 day stay. They got resolved but still caused some stress. The front desk is amazin....More

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Reviewed today

This is a terrific property to explore Philadelphia. Centrally located and close to the subway. The pool area is great with very good sunlight. The service is excellent. Rooms are a bit snug, but irrelevant if only used for sleeping.

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Reviewed yesterday

I travel regularly to Philadelphia for business and the Sonesta never fails to impress. I am always greeted by friendly faces like Kyron at the concierge desk. He goes out of his way to ensure I have had a good trip and to him know...More

Thank Chris M
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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$167 - US$400 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#11 Luxury Hotel in Philadelphia
#16 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
#26 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$167 - US$400 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#11 Luxury Hotel in Philadelphia
#16 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
#26 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Dining (27)
Amenities (36)
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Questions & Answers
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colwho3
January 23, 2018|
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Response from Steve S | Property representative |
The hotel is 100% smoke-free.
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SidatReisterstown
November 8, 2017|
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Response from Bob C | Property representative |
Bedbugs travel with people and their belongings, so no hotel is immune to this issue, no matter how stellar the housekeeping department maintains the cleanliness of the property. Whenever there is a suspicion of bugs of... More
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chicky_Moniquee
October 8, 2017|
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Response from Bob C | Property representative |
We do not have any jetted tubs in the hotel.
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Room Tips
"The king suites or full suites are great. Plenty of room for storage and room to walk around."
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"Ask for a room with a view. Ours had another building very near."
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"stay away from the top floors..."
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"Club King Room"
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