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Heart of Philly

This 28-story downtown Embassy Suites property in the City Center business district is within 3 blocks of the Franklin Institute and just a mile from the Pennsylvania Convention Center and Philadelphia Museum of Art.

Complimentary breakfast

Serving American fare for lunch and dinner, an on-site TGI Friday's hosts complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast each morning; complimentary daily manager's receptions include beer and wine.

Private balcony and kitchenette

All 288 guest suites with step-out balconies offer wireless Internet access, separate living areas, and kitchenettes with compact refrigerators, microwaves, and wet bars.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Embassy Suites Hotel Philadelphia City Center provides complimentary daily manager's receptions that include beer, wine, and snacks, while complimentary cooked-to-order breakfasts feature omelets, and other hot items. Casual American fare is served for lunch and dinner at TGI Friday's.

A business center features two computers with high-speed wired and wireless Internet access, and secretarial service. Guests have access to a 24-hour fitness center. Coin-operated laundry facilities are available.

  • Free breakfast 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Restaurant 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Express check-out 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 288 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Express check-in 
  • Number of floors - 28 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Wedding services 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Free reception 
  • Business center 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Kitchenette  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Separate dining area  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 15.95 USD per night )

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Video-game console 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Balcony 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Climate control 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Phone 
  • Kitchenette 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Desk 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Separate dining area 

Where to Eat

A complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast is provided each morning and complimentary beer, wine, cocktails, and nonalcoholic beverages are provided at the daily manager's receptions(hours subject to change without notice).

TGI Friday's - Hosting the hotel's complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast, this popular chain restaurant also serves American fare for lunch and dinner daily.

Room Service - Available from late morning until late evening.

Nearby Things to Do

  • Golfing nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Braille or raised signage 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

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.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 15.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 44.40 per day (in/out privileges)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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