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The Rittenhouse Hotel

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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“la croix”(19 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for my sister’s wedding and our room had a beautiful view of Rittenhouse Square with the beautiful lights. Bed very comfortable with nice turndown service. Bathroom spacious and well laid out. Staff friendly and helpful. Reception at the hotel was wonderful. Food was...More

Thank 7Linda67
Response from RArchambault, General Manager at The Rittenhouse HotelResponded 2 days ago

Dear Linda, Thank you for joining us for your sister's wedding and taking the time to write such a thoughtful review of The Rittenhouse. Family gatherings over the holidays are hard to beat and we hope you have the opportunity to return to enjoy more...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

I've stayed here twice in the past few months, once by myself and this time with my family. The Rittenhouse is classic Philadelphia luxury. It's got character and depth, unlike the other cookie cutter luxury hotels. Rooms are large and lovely. Service is excellent. Everyone...More

Thank emc8760
Response from RArchambault, General Manager at The Rittenhouse HotelResponded 10 July 2017

Thank you for making us you home for both business and pleasure. As an independent hotel, we do offer a level of authenticity and personalized service that is unique. Coupled with our park side location in the center of Philadelphia, we feel confident in our...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is a luxurious gem in beautiful and centrally located Rittenhouse Square. The service was warm and professional from the doorman to the front desk to housekeeping to the bar and restaurant. For a city hotel the room was spacious and beautifully appointed. High...More

Thank waggingtails2022
Response from RArchambault, General Manager at The Rittenhouse HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

So happy to hear that you and your sister had such a wonderful time! We are proud to be your go to place here in Philadelphia and look forward to seeing you in the new year and beyond. Thank you for telling others about The...More

Reviewed 10 December 2017

First time staying at this property was a memorable experience. The Rittenhouse ranks amongst the finest hotels we have enjoyed to include Four Seasons and The Ritz Carlton. The on-site dining options are delightful.More

Thank engle13f
Response from RArchambault, General Manager at The Rittenhouse HotelResponded 11 December 2017

Happy to hear that your first stay with us was what you expected and more. We lead with our dining options including Afternoon Tea; Library Bar drinks and small bites; Sunday Brunch; and 24 hour in room dining to mention a few. At this time...More

Reviewed 4 December 2017

Everything about this hotel was outstanding. One minor gripe: On our first night, we had problems with the Wi-fi. Also, we find pillow-top mattresses uncomfortable, but that's a matter of personal preference, not a knock at the hotel. One particular kudo goes out to the...More

Thank Dan S
Response from RArchambault, General Manager at The Rittenhouse HotelResponded 6 December 2017

Dear Dan, I am happy to hear that you had an enjoyable time with us. I will share your compliments to our valet team, who I am sure will be encouraged by them. Please note that we keep softer mattresses in house should you prefer...More

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Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Pool
Hotel Amenities
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Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Dry Cleaning
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$377 - US$838 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Philadelphia
#1 Luxury Hotel in Philadelphia
#2 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
#2 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
#3 Family Hotel in Philadelphia
#7 Green Hotel in Philadelphia
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Smoking rooms available, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$377 - US$838 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Philadelphia
#1 Luxury Hotel in Philadelphia
#2 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
#2 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
#3 Family Hotel in Philadelphia
#7 Green Hotel in Philadelphia
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Smoking rooms available, Family Rooms
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FreeToRoamAgain
16 November 2017|
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Response from RArchambault | Property representative |
Taxis are readily available to and from PHL at a flat rate of $28.50 plus tip to Center City. This is by far the most convenient and timely way to get to and from the airport. The ride to The Rittenhouse is about 20... More
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crlauman
1 November 2017|
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30th Street Station is a 5-7 minute cab or Uber ride to the hotel, or 10-15 minute walk. Suburban Station is a 10 minute walk.
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CandP2014
23 September 2017|
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Response from RArchambault | Property representative |
We have 7 room types that actually connect and many that share the same entry alcove, while still remaining individual rooms. Either one of these would be an option for you. Please contact us directly at 215-546-9000 or... More
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"The rittenhouse square view is speyat night."
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"The rooms not facing Rittenhouse Square tend to be larger."
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"Higher room facing the Square are quite lovely."
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"I booked with American Express and they automatically upgraded my room"
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