Doubletree By Hilton Philadelphia Center City Hotel

237 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, United States, 19107-5686  show map
 3 stars
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Doubletree By Hilton Philadelphia Center City Hotel

Paid Wi-Fi

USD 9.95 per day

Parking

USD 30 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Spa & wellness center

Overview

Doubletree By Hilton Philadelphia Center City Hotel provides 432 rooms with a spectacular view of the river. Residing in a 26-story building, the hotel was opened in 1983 and renovated in 2009.

The property is about 100 meters away from The Forrest, Wilma Theater and Philadelphia Theatre Company. Nestled in the cultural district and 1 km from the city center.

World Cafe Live is 1.9 km from the hotel and Electric Factory is 1.7 km away.

Gallery 339 train station is swiftly reachable. The hotel is located within 15 km distance of Philadelphia International airport.

Rooms

This comfortable property offers guestrooms complete with LCD flat panel TV, pay television, satellite TV, individual climate control and complimentary Wi-Fi. Guests will enjoy views of the Delaware River from their rooms. They are equipped with a microwave, a dishwasher and coffee/tea makers.

Eat & Drink

The gastropub Estia Restaurant is approximately 100 meters from the property.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Services

Such business facilities as a business center, a meeting room and a copier are available on site.

Relax

The hotel offers a racquetball court, an outdoor swimming pool and a ballroom as well as a wellness center, a sauna and a Jacuzzi. On-site fitness facilities include fitness classes and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms at USD 9.95 per day.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible on site at USD 30 per day.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of floors:   26.  Number of rooms:   481.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Vending machines
  • Carte blanche
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Golf course

Services

  • Valet parking
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Barbeque grills
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi

Room facilities

  • Paid Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

237 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, United States, 19107-5686

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City Center
  • Philadelphia
    1700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Gallery 339
    3700 ft
  • 30th Street Station
    1.1 mi
  • Bus stop
    7.5 mi
Restaurants
  • Estia Restaurant (cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek)
    200 ft
  • Perch Pub
    100 ft
Parks
  • Love Park
    2200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    26
  • Number of rooms:
    481

Rooms and availability

Doubletree By Hilton Philadelphia Center City photos Room Sweet Dreams
1 King Bed Room
Bed type: King-size bed or Double bed
Size: 305 sq. feet
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The comfort of the Sweet Dreams by Doubletree plush top king bed is the centerpiece of this well-appointed non-smoking room.

Room facilities
    Doubletree By Hilton Philadelphia Center City photos Room Sweet Dreams
    1 King Bed
    Bed type: King-size bed or Double bed
    Size: 305 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    The comfort of the Sweet Dreams by Doubletree plush top king bed is the centerpiece of this well-appointed non-smoking room.

    Room facilities
      1 Queen Bed Corner Room
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      The comfort of the Sweet Dreams by Doubletree plush top queen bed is the centerpiece of this well-appointed non-smoking room featuring a gracious seating area with pullout sofa bed.

      Doubletree By Hilton Philadelphia Center City photos Room Sweet Dreams
      1 Queen Bed Room
      Bed type: Queen-size bed or 2 Queen-size beds or 2 Single beds
      Size: 650 sq. feet
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      • Bathtub
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      The comfort of the Sweet Dreams by Doubletree plush top queen bed is the centerpiece of this well-appointed non-smoking room, conveniently located next to the guest elevators.

      Room facilities
        1 Murphy Bed Corner Room
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        The comfort of the Sweet Dreams by Doubletree plush top queen bed is the centerpiece of this well-appointed non-smoking room.

        Doubletree By Hilton Philadelphia Center City photos Room Sweet Dreams
        2 Queen Beds Room
        Bed type: Queen-size bed or 2 Queen-size beds or 2 Single beds
        Size: 650 sq. feet
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        Two queen-sized beds that feature our Sweet Dreams Package are the centerpiece of this well-appointed non-smoking room.

        Room facilities
          Presidential Suite
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          The Presidential Suite offers elegant appointments for the most discerning travelers. This one-bedroom, 1 and 1/2 bath suite includes a formal dining room and large living room for entertaining guests.

          Doubletree By Hilton Philadelphia Center City photos Room
          Junior Suite
          Bed type: Double bed or King-size bed or 1 Single bed
          Size: 650 sq. feet
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          The comfort of the Sweet Dreams by Doubletree plush top king bed is the centerpiece of this well-appointed non-smoking room.

          Room facilities
            Doubletree By Hilton Philadelphia Center City photos Room
            Parlor Room
            Bed type: Double bed or 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed or Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
            Size: 650 sq. feet
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            This flexible-use parlor includes a sofa bed that easily converts the room from a living room to a bedroom. Featuring a four seat game table, this room is ideal for interviewing, entertaining or business meetings.

            Room facilities
              1 King Bed Executive Floor
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              1 KING BED EXE. FLOOR NONSMOKING W/ SOFABED
              The comfort of the Sweet Dreams by Doubletree plush top king bed is the centerpiece of this well-appointed non-smoking room.

              1 King Bed Executive Floor
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              The comfort of the Sweet Dreams by Doubletree plush top queen bed is the centerpiece of this well-appointed non-smoking room featuring a gracious seating area with pullout sofa bed.

              1 Queen Bed Corner Room
              Check Prices
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              The comfort of the Sweet Dreams by Doubletree plush top queen bed is the centerpiece of this well-appointed non-smoking room featuring a gracious seating area with pullout sofa bed.

              Doubletree By Hilton Philadelphia Center City photos Room
              2 Queen Beds Executive Floor
              Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds
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              • Air conditioning
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              Two queen-sized beds that feature our Sweet Dreams Package are the centerpiece of this well-appointed non-smoking room.

              Room facilities
                Doubletree By Hilton Philadelphia Center City photos Room Sweet Dreams
                1 King Accessible
                Bed type: King-size bed or Double bed
                Size: 305 sq. feet
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                • Air conditioning
                • Shower
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                The comfort of the Sweet Dreams by Doubletree plush top king bed is the centerpiece of this well-appointed non-smoking room.

                Room facilities
                  Doubletree By Hilton Philadelphia Center City photos Room
                  1 King Accessible Junior Suite
                  Bed type: Double bed or King-size bed or 1 Single bed
                  Size: 650 sq. feet
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                  • Shower
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                  Our non-smoking accessible room with one King Bed gives you the same great comfort you expect from our hotel with some special features.

                  Room facilities
                    Doubletree By Hilton Philadelphia Center City photos Room Sweet Dreams
                    1 Queen Accessible
                    Bed type: Queen-size bed or 2 Queen-size beds or 2 Single beds
                    Size: 650 sq. feet
                    Check Prices
                    • Air conditioning
                    • Bathtub
                    — Less information+ More information

                    Our non-smoking accessible room with one queen-sized Sweet Dreams by Doubletree beds gives you the same great comfort you expect from our hotel with some special features and is conveniently located next to the elevator.

                    Room facilities
                      Doubletree By Hilton Philadelphia Center City photos Room Sweet Dreams
                      2 Queen Bed Accessible
                      Bed type: Queen-size bed or 2 Queen-size beds or 2 Single beds
                      Size: 650 sq. feet
                      Check Prices
                      • Air conditioning
                      • Bathtub
                      — Less information+ More information

                      The comfort of the Sweet Dreams by Doubletree plush top king bed is the centerpiece of this well-appointed smoking room.

                      Room facilities

                        How to reach hotel

                        hotel Doubletree By Hilton Philadelphia Center City Hotel Philadelphia location
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                        Hotel Address:

                        237 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, United States, 19107-5686

                        Get directions
                        City Center
                        • Philadelphia
                          1700 ft
                        Airports
                        Train Stations
                        • Gallery 339
                          3700 ft
                        • 30th Street Station
                          1.1 mi
                        • Bus stop
                          7.5 mi
                        Restaurants
                        • Estia Restaurant (cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek)
                          200 ft
                        • Perch Pub
                          100 ft
                        Parks
                        • Love Park
                          2200 ft
                        Hotel information
                        • Check-in:
                          from  3 pm
                        • Check-out:
                          until  12 pm
                        • Year renovated:
                          2009
                        • Number of floors:
                          26
                        • Number of rooms:
                          481

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                        Places of interest

                        Sport related

                        Amusement

                        • Supercade Amusement - 1000 ft

                        Monuments and Landmarks

                        Historical sites

                        • City Hall - 400 ft
                        • Saint John the Evangelist Church - 1400 ft

                        Stadiums

                        Museums

                        • Philadelphia Dance Alliance - 400 ft
                        • National American Jewish Hstry - 700 ft
                        • Center City Proprietors Assn - 700 ft
                        • Avenue of the Arts - 700 ft
                        • Fairmount Park Art Assn - 1000 ft
                        • Antiques Row - 1000 ft
                        • Romanian Museum and Gallery - 1000 ft

                        Halls

                        Universities, Institutes

                        • Education Law Ctr - 400 ft
                        • Rosemont College - 400 ft
                        • John Robert Powers Modeling - 700 ft
                        • Jewish Theological Seminary - 700 ft
                        • University of the Arts - 700 ft
                        • Philadelphia School - 1000 ft
                        • Philadelphia Wireless Tech - 1000 ft
                        • Philadelphia Clg of Performing - 1000 ft
                        • Jefferson University Hospital - 1700 ft

                        Business areas

                        • Walnut Street - 1400 ft

                        Public parking

                        College Campuses

                        Local attractions

                        • The Barnes Foundation - 5000 ft
                          2025 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia
                        • Arch Street Meeting House - 5000 ft
                          Fourth and Arch sts., Philadelphia
                        • Franklin Square - 5000 ft
                          200 North 6th Street, Philadelphia
                        • Independence National Historical Park - 5000 ft
                          143 South Third Street, Philadelphia
                        • Chemical Heritage Foundation - 5000 ft
                          315 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia

                        Near the hotel

                        • Academy of Music - 100 ft
                          232-46 South Broad St, Philadelphia
                        • Opera Philadelphia - 600 ft
                          Cnr Broad & Locust Sts, Philadelphia
                        • City Hall - 1400 ft
                          Penn Square, Philadelphia
                        • Wanamaker Organ - 1700 ft
                          1300 Market St, Philadelphia
                        • Historical Society of Pennsylvania - 500 ft
                          1300 Locust St, Philadelphia
                        • Avenue of the Arts - 800 ft
                          Broad St., Philadelphia
                        • Independence Mall - 1700 ft
                          Philadelphia, PA

                        Restaurants nearby

                        • Estia Restaurant - 200 ft

                          Address: 1405 Locust St
                          Phone: 215-735-7700

                          78% likes this, based on 220 reviews
                          Cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek
                          Price Range: USD 52 - USD 52

                        • Sotto Varalli - 200 ft

                          Address: 231 S Broad St
                          Phone: 215-546-6800

                          63% likes this, based on 70 reviews
                          Cuisine: Italian
                          Price Range: USD 13 - USD 30

                        • XIX - Nineteen - 400 ft

                          Address: 200 South Broad Street
                          Phone: 215-790-1919

                          68% likes this, based on 133 reviews
                          Cuisine: American
                          Price Range: USD 20 - USD 45

                        • Perch Pub - 100 ft

                          Address: 1345 Locust Street
                          Phone: (215) 546-4090

                          66% likes this, based on 79 reviews
                          Price Range: USD 29 - USD 31

                        • Mama Angelina's Pizza - 100 ft

                          Address: 1337 Locust St
                          Phone: (215) 735-4987

                          61% likes this, based on 46 reviews
                          Price Range: USD 7 - USD 12

                        Hotel information
                        • Check-in:
                          from  3 pm
                        • Check-out:
                          until  12 pm
                        • Year renovated:
                          2009
                        • Number of floors:
                          26
                        • Number of rooms:
                          481
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                        Doubletree By Hilton Philadelphia Center City Reviews

                        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Doubletree By Hilton Philadelphia Center City

                        Average guest rating

                        7.8out of 10
                        Fabulous
                        Based on 64 reviews

                        Guest reviews

                        • Older travelers
                          7.0

                          They were able to extend our check out time closer to our flight out. The location for city touring is excellent, walking distance to about everything.

                          The air conditioning unit blows right on the bed but you clearly needed to keep it going or the room got too stuffy. Very uncomfortable climate control. The stair areas were very dirty!

                        • Older travelers
                          9.2

                          Location was excellent. We took a cab to the Visitors Center and the cost was just $6.00 but if you are healthy and like to walk it's a great sight seeing walk from the hotel to the 6th & Market Streets area. Plus the hotel is located on the Avenue of the Arts so you are steps away from the Kimmel Center, Academy of Music, Merriam Theater to name a few. Plenty of resturants in the area.

                          The cost to park. I thought $25.00 a night is excessive if you are a guest at the hotel. I feel it should be free. We have stayed at other Doubletree Hotels outside the city and did not have to pay to park so why aren't accommodations made for city guests?

                        • Family with children
                          10.0

                          Wonderful staff, specially the smiling doorman joseph. New and clean hotel, in a perfect location.

                        • Older travelers
                          8.0

                          You can't beat the location. The hotel staff were very welcoming, helpful, and professional.

                          There are a number of small issues with the hotel. One of my problems is charging for internet access in your room! Come on...this is 2012 . I can buy a coffee for a $1.50 and have access to the internet yet when you pay almost $200. for a room the hotel wants to charge you! . Ice machines were not on every floor and the one I was directed to was broken...so was the printer in business room. We had to change rooms because our initial room was a conjoined room that allowed us to hear every noise in the next room. Shop around...there are probably better options.

                        • Single
                          10.0

                          I arrived at the hotel having forgotten my luggage and the front desk staff was very friendly and super helpful.

                        • Couple
                          7.4

                          The room was clean and everything was in working order. It's very close to major attractions and the train station. We walked everywhere. The hotel bar was very lame though, we didn't eat and left after we had one drink.

                          Lame and over priced bar, there are so many better options around this hotel.

                        • Couple
                          10.0

                          The Doubletree Hotel Philadelphia was a great hotel, the food at both resturaunts was excellent and all the staff were very friendly and accommadating.

                        • Older travelers
                          10.0

                          Location, cleanliness, attitude of all staff, qality of furnishings and food!

                        • Family with children
                          10.0

                          Price & it is very close to temple university

                        • Single
                          8.4

                          It is in a great location, easy to get to. Staff at the front desk were pleasant and helpful. My room had a great view of the river and Broad Street.

                          Parking was expensive but convenient. The extra charge for Internet access was an unpleasant surprise and I had to do w/O. Even McDonalds provides free Internet. I had dinner at the Balcony, the ny Strip Steak was full of gristle. The rest of the dinner was fine.

                        • Older travelers
                          6.2

                          Charge for WiFi. Lack of room facilities, no fridge, no room safe. Poor fitting room door, far too much light from hallway at night; far too much sound from hallway. Green con - change linen every three nights but no sign of any recycling programme, nor reduction in room cost.

                        • Family with children
                          5.4

                          Parking was horrible and expensive. resturant was dirty, food was bad and over priced pool lift was broken and my handicapped mother was unable to use the pool. They charged you to watch tv, come on that should be included!

                        • Older travelers
                          9.6

                          Excellent stay, even though it was for one night.

                        • Family with children
                          7.8

                          Fantastic location. Efficient and courteous staff; decent breakfast, nice decor.

                          Perhaps could have a little better information for tourists. Reception was ready to help but a table with brochures would be nice.

                        • Family with children
                          8.8

                          Proximity to the theaters and fine dining. Employees were professional and friendly. Great complete breakfast in the executive lounge.

                          Bed sheets had unwashable stains on them. Delay in receiving extra towels (at least an hour wait) due to not enough employees working.

                        How to reach hotel

                        hotel Doubletree By Hilton Philadelphia Center City Hotel Philadelphia location
                        Show big map »

                        Hotel Address:

                        237 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, United States, 19107-5686

                        Get directions
                        City Center
                        • Philadelphia
                          1700 ft
                        Airports
                        Train Stations
                        • Gallery 339
                          3700 ft
                        • 30th Street Station
                          1.1 mi
                        • Bus stop
                          7.5 mi
                        Restaurants
                        • Estia Restaurant (cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek)
                          200 ft
                        • Perch Pub
                          100 ft
                        Parks
                        • Love Park
                          2200 ft
                        Hotel information
                        • Check-in:
                          from  3 pm
                        • Check-out:
                          until  12 pm
                        • Year renovated:
                          2009
                        • Number of floors:
                          26
                        • Number of rooms:
                          481