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Philadelphia hotel near U Penn and Drexel
On U of Penn campus
Adjacent to the University of Pennsylvania and Drexel University, this Sheraton is within walking distance of Children's Hospital, the hospitals of the University of Pennsylvania, and 30th Street Amtrak Station.
Swim with a view
Amenities include an outdoor, seasonal pool with views of University City, a 24-hour business center, 10 meeting rooms, and complimentary wireless Internet access in the lobby area.
Guestrooms offer Sheraton Sweet Sleeper signature bedding along with wireless Internet access, flat-panel TVs with premium cable channels, and free local calls.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel
- The Overview
Adjacent to the University of Pennsylvania, the 20-story Sheraton University City hotel is 2.5 miles from Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell. A sixth-floor outdoor, seasonal pool offers pleasant views of the University City neighborhood, and express check-in and check-out are available. Wireless Internet access is complimentary in the lobby area.
Overnight guests receive complimentary access to the 24-hour fitness center. Other hotel amenities include a restaurant, bar/lounge, and room service. Garage parking is available for a surcharge.
Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel is entirely smoke-free.
- Fitness facilities
- Concierge services
- Room service (limited hours)
- Multilingual staff
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- 24-hour front desk
- Express check-out
- Security guard
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Banquet facilities
- Event catering
- Multiple large conference rooms
- Multiple small meeting rooms
- Business services
- Express check-in
- Tour assistance
- Self parking (surcharge)
- Number of floors - 20
- Wedding services
- Air-conditioned public areas
- Computer station
- Total number of rooms - 332
- Laundry facilities
- Audiovisual equipment
- Luggage storage
- Garage parking (surcharge)
- Number of meeting/conference rooms - 10
- Year Built 1975
- Smoke-free property (fines apply)
- Swimming pool - outdoor seasonal
- Fireplace in lobby
- Free Wi-Fi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Parking (surcharge)
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- 24-hour business center
- Smoke-free property
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Television in lobby
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi, Free wired high-speed Internet
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi, Free wired high-speed Internet
Parking (surcharge), Self parking (surcharge), Garage parking (surcharge)
- The Room
- Pay movies
- Premium TV channels
- Coffee/tea maker
- Daily housekeeping
- Hair dryer
- Iron/ironing board
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Premium bedding
- Complimentary weekday newspaper
- Air conditioning
- Free local calls
- Complimentary toiletries
- Pillowtop mattress
- Climate control
- Private bathroom
- Shower/tub combination
- Cable TV service
- Flat-panel TV
- Free Wi-Fi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- The Eats
Sang Kee Noodle House - Restaurant has a bar and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Room Service - Available from early morning until late evening.
- Out and About
A seasonal, outdoor pool with views of the surrounding area is located on the sixth floor.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Swimming nearby
- Ice skating nearby
- Accessibility equipment for the deaf
- Accessible bathroom
- Accessible path of travel
- Braille or raised signage
- Accessible parking
- In-room accessibility
- Roll-in shower
The Fine Print for Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Minimum check-in age is 21
Check-out time is noon
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
- Pack your pet
Pets allowed, Pet policy - dogs only, Maximum number of pets per room 1, Pet maximum weight in lb is 80
- You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
- The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
- Self parking fee: USD 25 per night (in/out privileges)
- Refrigerator fee: USD 25.00 per stay
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 30.00 per night
- We Should Mention
Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.
Awards & Affiliations
- A Green / Sustainable Property - Third Party CertifiedThis property participates in Green Key Eco-Rating Program, a third-party certification program that has been independently certified. Third-party certification measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy. An objective assessment of a company's sustainable tourism practices has been performed at this property by an auditor who is independent of the third-party certification program.