The Independent Hotel - Philadelphia

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1234 Locust Street, Philadelphia, United States, 19107  show map
 3 stars
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The Independent Hotel - Philadelphia

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

USD 23 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Welcome drink

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Overview

Situated in the center of Philadelphia, the stylish The Independent Hotel offers cozy rooms. Residing in a 4-story Liberty building, the hotel was renovated in 2008.

The hotel is placed 10 minutes' walk from Independence Hall, Pennsylvania Convention Center and Walnut Street Theatre. The venue is located within 10 minutes' walk from Philadelphia center.

Guests may find Eastern State Penitentiary within 2.4 km and Arden Theatre Company within 1.6 km of the property.

Within a 15-minute walk guests will find Gallery 339 train station. Due to its location 15 km from Philadelphia International airport, fast access to the The Independent Hotel is provided.

Rooms

There are 24 guestrooms featuring style double room, deluxe double room and loft suite equipped with an individual safe, climate control, a microwave, a seating area and pay TV. Guests can make use of a shower, a bathtub and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Complimentary drinks are offered in the lounge bar. Vedge and IndeBlue serve a selection of meals within 100 meters from the venue.

Services

Business guests will appreciate a business center, computer equipment and a photocopier available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible at a location nearby at USD 23 per day.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   24.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid valet parking
  • Self-service laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Entertainment
  • Television in lobby
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 18 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay at the price of USD 10 per person per night in a crib. 

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hotel The Independent Hotel - Philadelphia Philadelphia location
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Hotel Address:

1234 Locust Street, Philadelphia, United States, 19107

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City Center
  • Philadelphia
    2000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Gallery 339
    4300 ft
  • 30th Street Station
    1.2 mi
  • Bus stop
    7.6 mi
Restaurants
  • Vedge
    200 ft
  • Bump (cuisine: American)
    100 ft
Parks
  • Independence National Historical Park
    4400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    24

Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Queen-size bed
Size: 185 sq. feet
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      Bed type: King-size bed
      Size: 185 sq. feet
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        Bed type: King-size bed
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          Bed type: Queen-size bed or 2 Queen-size beds
          Size: 185 sq. feet
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            Bed type: Queen-size bed
            Size: 185 sq. feet
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              Loft Suite
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              Size: 185 sq. feet
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                  Deluxe Double Room
                  Bed type: King-size bed or Queen-size bed
                  Size: 185 sq. feet
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                    Deluxe King Room
                    Bed type: King-size bed
                    Size: 185 sq. feet
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                      Deluxe Queen Room
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                      Size: 185 sq. feet
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                        How to reach hotel

                        hotel The Independent Hotel - Philadelphia Philadelphia location
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                        Hotel Address:

                        1234 Locust Street, Philadelphia, United States, 19107

                        Get directions
                        City Center
                        • Philadelphia
                          2000 ft
                        Airports
                        Train Stations
                        • Gallery 339
                          4300 ft
                        • 30th Street Station
                          1.2 mi
                        • Bus stop
                          7.6 mi
                        Restaurants
                        • Vedge
                          200 ft
                        • Bump (cuisine: American)
                          100 ft
                        Parks
                        • Independence National Historical Park
                          4400 ft
                        Hotel information
                        • Check-in:
                          from  3 pm
                        • Check-out:
                          until  11 am
                        • Year renovated:
                          2008
                        • Number of floors:
                          4
                        • Number of rooms:
                          24

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                        Places of interest

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                        Amusement

                        • Supercade Amusement - 1400 ft

                        Monuments and Landmarks

                        Historical sites

                        • City Hall - 700 ft
                        • Saint John the Evangelist Church - 1000 ft

                        Stadiums

                        Museums

                        • Philadelphia Dance Alliance - 700 ft
                        • National American Jewish Hstry - 700 ft
                        • Antiques Row - 700 ft
                        • Avenue of the Arts - 700 ft
                        • Center City Proprietors Assn - 1400 ft
                        • Fairmount Park Art Assn - 1700 ft

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                        Local attractions

                        • Society Hill - 5000 ft
                          Philadelphia, PA 19106
                        • Christ Church - 5200 ft
                          N. 2nd Street at Market Street, Philadelphia
                        • USS Becuna - 1.1 mi
                          Penn's Landing at Spruce St., Philadelphia
                        • The Barnes Foundation - 1.0 mi
                          2025 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia
                        • Old City Arts District - 1.0 mi
                          Philadelphia, PA 19106

                        Near the hotel

                        • Historical Society of Pennsylvania - 200 ft
                          1300 Locust St, Philadelphia
                        • Avenue of the Arts - 1000 ft
                          Broad St., Philadelphia
                        • City Hall - 1500 ft
                          Penn Square, Philadelphia
                        • Independence Mall - 1900 ft
                          Philadelphia, PA
                        • Academy of Music - 700 ft
                          232-46 South Broad St, Philadelphia
                        • Opera Philadelphia - 1200 ft
                          Cnr Broad & Locust Sts, Philadelphia
                        • Wanamaker Organ - 1600 ft
                          1300 Market St, Philadelphia

                        Restaurants nearby

                        • Vedge - 200 ft

                          Address: 1221 Locust Street
                          Phone: 215.320.7500

                          73% likes this, based on 146 reviews
                          Price Range: USD 32 - USD 51

                        • Spiga - 200 ft

                          Address: 1305 Locust St.
                          Phone: 267.273.1690

                          66% likes this, based on 22 reviews
                          Cuisine: Italian
                          Price Range: USD 30 - USD 30

                        • Terra Restaurant - 300 ft

                          Address: 243 S Camac St
                          Phone: 215-545-1102

                          86% likes this, based on 39 reviews
                          Cuisine: American, Contemporary
                          Price Range: USD 32 - USD 32

                        • Bump - 100 ft

                          Address: 1234 Locust St
                          Phone: 215-732-1800

                          Cuisine: American
                          Price Range: USD 3 - USD 22

                        • El Vez Restaurant - 700 ft

                          Address: 121 S 13th St
                          Phone: 215-928-9800

                          68% likes this, based on 437 reviews
                          Cuisine: Mexican
                          Price Range: USD 23 - USD 32

                        Hotel information
                        • Check-in:
                          from  3 pm
                        • Check-out:
                          until  11 am
                        • Year renovated:
                          2008
                        • Number of floors:
                          4
                        • Number of rooms:
                          24
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                        The Independent Hotel Reviews

                        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Independent Hotel

                        Average guest rating

                        8.6out of 10
                        Superb
                        Based on 166 reviews

                        Guest reviews

                        • Older travelers
                          9.2

                          There was a very warm welcome by Jim on arrival . This very highly positive attitude was also exhibited by other front-desk personnel and ancillary staff. The entire staff is people-oriented,friendly ,efficient and helpful, thus contributing to a very memorable experience. The location in the heart of the City of Brotherly Love added to the flavour. I unreservedly recommend this historic, boutique hotel to anyone seeking good accommodation while on business or pleasure.

                        • Older travelers
                          10.0

                          We were very pleased with the service from the front desk. They were very helpful and suggested very nice places to eat.

                          It would have been nice to have a restaruant.

                        • Single
                          9.2

                          1. high speed free internet access. 2. breakfast server in the room, 3. staff very polite, high quality of the hotel overall

                          1. location in the gay area and in not very high class part of the city.... that was a bit annoying. 2. noise coming from the street at night

                        • Older travelers
                          8.2

                          Enjoyed staff. Julie at sign-in desk was very helpful at the time of our check-in; came up personally to clean up broken glass even though that is not in her job description and was more than pleasant about it.

                        • Couple
                          10.0

                          Beyond expectations on cleanliness and hotel staff! Winning combination for a strong business and I have not stopped recomending this hotel to my friends and family. Who knew you could get this kind of quality for such a low price!

                        • Couple
                          7.8

                          This Hotel is very cool with a new desing, a great view of the reception is available on each floor from the Balcony. Parking service is nearby.

                        • Single
                          7.8

                          The location is great, right in the heart of Philadelphia. The internet connection speed is excellent. Bed was very comfortable.

                          If you are tall, you may not want to stay here. I am over six feet tall and the shower head is maybe five and a half feet high. This means I had to stoop down real low to get my head under the shower head.

                        • Older travelers
                          9.6

                          spacious room, modern, excellent location

                        • Single
                          9.2

                          The huge bed and bathroom.

                          I was lucky to get a room on the other side of the building than the bar downstairs

                        • Couple
                          10.0

                          Our room was beautiful. Nice big space, lovely king size bed, very clean. It was also really pretty, with nice furniture and exposed brick feature walls. The hotel also offers free internet access and free breakfast delivered to your room (fruit, drink, cereal, yoghurt). The staff were really friendly and more than happy to help with any request.

                        • Couple
                          8.2

                          Great location, close to bars and restaurants in Philadelphia. Would definitely recommend it for a break in the city of brotherly love!

                          The bed was a little bit high... But that's not really a complaint more of an observation.

                        • Older travelers
                          9.6

                          A very good place Colin and Julie made us feel like we were part of there family. Wine and Cheese at night was great and fun to meet others staying there. Mattress on bed leave alot to desire for us anyway maybe some like them but felt like the needed to be replaced but we like the temper pedic style matress's and we were there for three nights so was nice to get back to our home beds. The room was guite woke up Monday morning at 8:30 and had not heard a sound from below on the street. A major different from just coming from four days in NYC and all the street noise there around Times Square. Keep in mind this is in the gay side of town if that was to bother you. Easy to walk to all things in the city area.

                          The mattress on the bed and that is all everything else was the best.

                        • Older travelers
                          10.0

                          The hotel is comfortable and convenient. The staff was friendly and helpful. There are a couple of things that are very important to me when visiting Philadelphia. I want a hotel that is clean and comfortable, and a hotel where parking is easy and safe to use. The independent Hotel gets high marks in all these areas and the friendly, helpful staff is an pleasant and much appreciated bonus!! Thank you to all.

                        • Older travelers
                          10.0

                          Two things: the manager on duty was way beyond-the-call-of-duty in being helpful with advice about restaurants, etc. The in-room breakfast was good, nice selection.

                          The walls are pretty thin; I listened to some revelry that went on in the next room until after midnight. I know I could have complained, but didn't want to. The instant oatmeal is probably expendable, so we avoided it after the first morning?

                        • Single
                          10.0

                          I absolutely loved my stay here. The staff is super friendly and will help with any need. I would definitely stay again! Highly recommended!!

                          Lots of street noise but I'll just say that's Philly.

                        How to reach hotel

                        hotel The Independent Hotel - Philadelphia Philadelphia location
                        Show big map »

                        Hotel Address:

                        1234 Locust Street, Philadelphia, United States, 19107

                        Get directions
                        City Center
                        • Philadelphia
                          2000 ft
                        Airports
                        Train Stations
                        • Gallery 339
                          4300 ft
                        • 30th Street Station
                          1.2 mi
                        • Bus stop
                          7.6 mi
                        Restaurants
                        • Vedge
                          200 ft
                        • Bump (cuisine: American)
                          100 ft
                        Parks
                        • Independence National Historical Park
                          4400 ft
                        Hotel information
                        • Check-in:
                          from  3 pm
                        • Check-out:
                          until  11 am
                        • Year renovated:
                          2008
                        • Number of floors:
                          4
                        • Number of rooms:
                          24