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Apple Hostels
2 out of 5
32 Bank Street, Philadelphia, PA
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The price is $83 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (454 reviews)

"This is in a good location with lots of site seeing destinations in walking distance. It is very close to Indego bike station that is $12 to rent a bike for the day, this is a great cheap way to see the city and get to other popular destinations in town. The check-in process is a breeze, friendly ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 11, 2020

Apple Hostels
Philadelphia Marriott Old City
4 out of 5
1 Dock St, Philadelphia, PA
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The price is $135 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (1,752 reviews)

"overall excellent. enjoyed everything friendly staff"…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Philadelphia Marriott Old City
The Bellevue Hotel, in the Unbound Collection by Hyatt
4.5 out of 5
200 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA
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4.3/5Excellent! (1,402 reviews)

"Great stay with great location. Upper floor bar is nice as where the rooms."…"

Reviewed on Apr 4, 2020

The Bellevue Hotel, in the Unbound Collection by Hyatt
Warwick Hotel Rittenhouse Square
4 out of 5
220 S 17th Street, Philadelphia, PA
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The price is $152 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (3,990 reviews)

"Clean, responsive and clean. The staff was also very excellent at their job"…"

Reviewed on May 18, 2020

Warwick Hotel Rittenhouse Square
The Windsor Suites
4 out of 5
1700 Ben Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA
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The price is $118 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (5,019 reviews)

"Very clean and modern. Staff was extremely helpful and friendly"…"

Reviewed on May 19, 2020

The Windsor Suites
The Ritz-Carlton, Philadelphia
5 out of 5
Ten Avenue of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
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The price is $269 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (806 reviews)

"I left a shirt in the closet and they retrieved it for me. Beautiful lobby. Comfortable bed."…"

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2020

The Ritz-Carlton, Philadelphia
Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia - Penns Landing
2.5 out of 5
100 N Christopher Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA
Free Cancellation
The price is $116 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (1,661 reviews)

"If you're looking for an economical hotel in a convenient location for touring Philly's Old City, this is great choice! Located right beside I-95, it was very easy to access by car and had an open air parking lot available onsite (extra fee). Best of all, the hotel was within a short walking distance ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia - Penns Landing
Embassy Suites Philadelphia Center City
3.5 out of 5
1776 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA
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The price is $159 per night
3.8/5Good! (1,175 reviews)

"Breakfast was not great seemed dirty Did not like 56 a night to park"…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Embassy Suites Philadelphia Center City
Philadelphia Center City Residence Inn by Marriott
3 out of 5
1 E Penn Sq, Philadelphia, PA
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The price is $149 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (923 reviews)

"Great staff, clean rooms, luxury atmosphere, amazing amenities"…"

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2020

Philadelphia Center City Residence Inn by Marriott
Hilton Philadelphia at Penn's Landing
4 out of 5
201 S. Christopher Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA
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The price is $159 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (2,044 reviews)

"I liked the hotel and the staff was very nice, my room was very clean, the only thing was it wasn't the room choice I had booked"…"

Reviewed on May 24, 2020

Hilton Philadelphia at Penn's Landing
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Visit Center City

Center City is a vibrant neighborhood known for its top museums and popular art scene. Experience the best of Center City with a visit to Reading Terminal Market, Liberty Bell Center, and Independence Hall. If you're searching for places to stay in Philadelphia, you're sure to find something to meet your needs with 244 Center City hotels and other accommodations to choose from.

Best Places to Stay in Center City

Our travelers enjoy these top Center City accommodations:

  • The Dwight D: 4-star hotel with a restaurant, free WiFi, and parking, steps from Walnut Street. Our guests enjoy the hotel's comfortable rooms and central location.
  • The Rittenhouse Philadelphia: 5-star hotel with 2 restaurants, an indoor pool, and a health club, steps from Rittenhouse Square. Expedia travelers like this hotel's spacious rooms and pool.
  • Morris House Hotel: 3-star bed & breakfast with free breakfast, a restaurant, and free WiFi, 8-minute walk from Liberty Bell Center. Our guests rate this B&B highly for its comfortable rooms and walkable location.

Must See in This Philadelphia Neighborhood

Spend some time exploring the great outdoors at Penn's Landing, Independence National Historical Park, and Washington Square Park. You could also plan a visit to Reading Terminal Market or Liberty Bell Center while you're in the neighborhood.

Don't miss favorite places to visit in the surrounding Center City area, such as Independence Hall, Rittenhouse Square, and Philadelphia Museum of Art. While you're out sightseeing, Philadelphia Zoo and City Hall are a couple of additional sights to visit in Philadelphia.

Getting Around Center City and the Greater Philadelphia Area

If you want to see more of the city, 11th St Station is the closest metro stop. Others nearby include 13th St. Station and 8th St Station.

Frequently asked questions

What's it like in Center City?
Center City is a vibrant neighborhood known for its array of dining options and top museums. Experience the best of Center City with a visit to Reading Terminal Market, Liberty Bell Center, and Independence Hall. If you’re searching for places to stay in Philadelphia, you’re sure to find something to meet your needs with 661 Center City hotels and other accommodations to choose from.
Where is the best hotel for a stay in Center City?
Based on Expedia customer reviews, Alexander Inn is the highest ranked property in Center City. This hotel is a short 3-minute walk from Walnut Street, and it offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Other top choices in the neighborhood include The Windsor Suites and 1715 on Rittenhouse A Boutique Hotel.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Center City, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel reservations are refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your check-in date. If your reservation is non-refundable, you may still be able to cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to view the top deals on offer in Center City.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Center City?
For more information about changing or cancelling your trip to Center City, head over to our customer service page.
What can I see and do in this Philadelphia neighborhood?
Liberty Bell Center, Independence Hall, and Rittenhouse Square are some local landmarks to explore in Center City. You could also plan a visit to Reading Terminal Market or Penn’s Landing while you’re in the neighborhood. Favorite places to visit in the surrounding area include Philadelphia Museum of Art, City Hall, and Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts. Philadelphia Zoo and Walnut Street are also worth a visit when you’re out sightseeing in Philadelphia.
How can I get around Center City and the greater Philadelphia area?
For a quick way to explore the city, catch a ride on metro transit at 11th St Station, 13th St. Station, or 8th St Station.

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