Philadelphia is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the fifth-most-multitudinal city in the United States. It is situated along the Delaware and Schuylkill rivers, and it is the only complete city-county in Pennsylvania. Philadelphia is the financial and cultural center of the Delaware Valley, home to 6 million people and the country`s fifth-largest urban area. The Philadelphia cosmopolitan division comprises five counties in Pennsylvania and has a populace of 4,008,994. Favorite nicknames for Philadelphia are Philly and The City of Brotherly Love, the newest of which comes from the actual meaning of the city`s name in Greek \"brotherly love\", combined from \"loving\", and \"brother\".
Why Stay Here
- Free Wi-Fi
- Free Newspaper
- Free In-Room Coffee or Tea
- Room Service
- Indoor Pool
- Fitness Facility
- Business Center
- Service Animals Allowed
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Philadelphia Center City features a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Recreational amenities include an indoor pool, a spa tub, and a fitness facility. This 3.5-star property has a business center and offers audiovisual equipment and business services. Free wireless Internet access is available in public areas. This Philadelphia property has event space consisting of banquet facilities, conference/meeting rooms, and exhibit space. A 24-hour front desk is on hand as well as concierge services and tour assistance is available. Express check-out is useful. Additional property amenities include multilingual staff, gift shops/newsstands, and express check-out.
Things to See and Do:
Please Touch Museum - Hands-on museum where adults and children can learn and explore together.
Macy`s Philadelphia - Retail shopping in old fashioned elegance, Macy`s towering ceilings and century-old architecture is a must-see. Concerts on the St. Louis World`s Fair Pipe Organ are performed twice daily.
National Constitution Center - The National Constitution Center is the first and only nonprofit, nonpartisan institution devoted to the U.S. Constitution and its legacy of freedom.
Philadelphia Zoo - America`s oldest zoo opened in 1874, and today houses more than 1,600 animals from around the world.
Fireman`s Hall - Stop by this small, and free, museum on your walking tour of Philadelphia. Staffed by actual firemen, Firemans Hall exhibits artifacts, such as leather buckets and fire marks, once and sometimes still used to fight city fires.
There are 432 air-conditioned guestrooms at DoubleTree by Hilton Philadelphia Center City featuring coffee/tea makers and free newspapers. Beds come with Italian sheets, triple sheeting, and down comforters. Bathrooms feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Wired high-speed and wireless Internet access is free. In addition to desks, guestrooms offer multi-line phones with voice mail. Televisions have premium cable channels, video-game consoles, and pay movies. Rooms also include welcome amenities, irons/ironing boards, and clock radios. Guests may request refrigerators, hypo-allergenic bedding, and extra towels/bedding. Housekeeping is available daily.
Restaurants, Lounges & Bars
The Philadelphia Doubletree Hotel features Academy Cafe which offers a buffet or breakfast a-la-carte. The Standing O restaurant is a bistro and bar serving upscale light fare and your favorite beverages. Balcony Classic comfort food at center city`s newest restaurant on the Avenue of the Arts overlooking the Academy of Music and the lights and sounds of Broad Street. Open daily for breakfast Monday - Friday 6:30 AM – 11:00 AM Saturday - Sunday 7:00 AM - Noon. Dinner served nightly from 5:00 PM. Room service is available.
Pools & Spas
Entertainment awaits you along the Avenue of the Arts at the Doubletree Hotel Philadelphia, with the Academy of Music, Philadelphia Theatre Company and Kimmel Center all within three blocks. Four blocks away, Guests will discover restaurants and bars on Rittenhouse Square or views from City Hall. Top historic sites like the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall are nine blocks east. The hotel is one block from the SEPTA Regional Rail Station and the Walnut/Locust Street subway stop. Amtrak`s 30th Street Station is one and a half miles west, and Philadelphia International Airport is 10 miles south.
You may self-park for a small charge. This is a smoke-free property.
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(*) = Free, some restrictions may apply