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1.8 / 5
2,798 reviews

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Free Airport Shuttle
  • Air Conditioning
  • Business Services

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What's nearby

RestaurantPhiladium Tavern8 min walk
RestaurantCelebre Pizzeria10 min walk
AirportPhiladelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.)10 min drive

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Free cancellation on all rooms

Book with confidence knowing you'll have flexibility if plans change.

  • Room, 1 Double Bed

    Room, 1 Double Bed

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

    Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 396 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Room, Multiple Beds, Non Smoking

    Room, Multiple Beds, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 396 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 3 Double Beds
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About this area

Philadelphia

Next to a golf course and in the business district, Penrose Hotel Philadelphia is in an area with good airport proximity. Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts and Mutter Museum are cultural highlights, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit Walnut Street and Reading Terminal Market. Check out an event or a game at Wells Fargo Center, and consider making time for Philadelphia Zoo, a top attraction not to be missed. Our guests appreciate the hotel's central location.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Wells Fargo Center - 7 min drive
  • Citizens Bank Park - 7 min drive
  • Lincoln Financial Field - 7 min drive
  • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia - 11 min drive
  • Mummers Museum - 13 min drive

Getting around

  • Philadelphia International Airport Terminal A Station - 9 min drive
  • Oregon Station - 16 min walk
  • Philadelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.) - 10 min drive

Restaurants

  • Philadium Tavern - 8 min walk
  • Celebre Pizzeria - 10 min walk
  • Chickie's and Pete's Cafe - 10 min walk
  • Tap Room on 19th - 15 min walk
  • The Pizza Pub - 16 min walk
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About this property

Penrose Hotel Philadelphia

Philadelphia hotel in South Philadelphia, near Wells Fargo Center
Along with a 24-hour business center, this smoke-free hotel has self parking and a 24-hour front desk. Free WiFi in public areas and a free airport shuttle are also provided. Other amenities include express check-out, free newspapers, and tour/ticket assistance. All 192 rooms offer free WiFi, LCD TVs with satellite channels, and free long-distance calls. Free local calls, hair dryers, and ironing boards are among the other amenities that guests will find.
Penrose Hotel Philadelphia offers 192 air-conditioned accommodations with hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. 32-inch LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and complimentary toiletries.
This Philadelphia hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; local and long-distance calls are complimentary (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided daily. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in January 2014.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

Self parking: USD 10.00 per day
Extended parking: USD 10 per day
Free 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle
Airport shuttle on request

Family friendly

Free cribs/infant beds

Conveniences

ATM/banking services
Elevator
Free newspapers in lobby

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Daily housekeeping
Luggage storage
Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

English
Hindi
Spanish

Business services

24-hour business center

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Braille signage
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

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Smoke-free property
TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

Air conditioning
Blackout drapes/curtains
Free cribs/infant beds
Heating

Bathroom

Free toiletries
Hair dryer
Shower/tub combination

Entertainment

32-inch LCD TV
Satellite channels

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Connecting rooms available
Desk
Free local calls
Free long-distance calls
Iron/ironing board
Phone

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 4:00 PM - midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

  • If you are planning to arrive after 6 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.
  • 24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Renovations and closures

The property is undergoing renovations. The following areas are affected:
  • Select guestrooms
Renovation work will only be conducted during business hours. Every effort will be made to minimize noise and disturbance.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 3 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Payment types accepted at this property

Diners Club
Discover
JCB International
Mastercard
American Express
Visa

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 100.00 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Self parking fee: USD 10.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Extended parking fee: USD 10 per day
  • Early check-in fee: USD 25.00 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: USD 50.00 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.
  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details on arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Property is also known as

  • Penrose Hotel
  • Ramada Southwest Hotel
  • Ramada Southwest Hotel Philadelphia
  • Southwest Philadelphia
  • Ramada Philadelphia City Center Hotel
  • Ramada Philadelphia City Center
  • Skyview Plaza Hotel Philadelphia
  • Skyview Plaza Hotel And Suites
  • Penrose Hotel Philadelphia
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Guest reviews

1.8

Guest rating

5 - Excellent
70
4 - Good
168
3 - Okay
412
2 - Mediocre
632
1 - Poor
1,516
2.0
Cleanliness
2.4
Service and Staff
1.6
Amenities
1.6
Property condition

1/5

  • Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Was not clean the staff was terrible just a bad experience

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

1/5

  • Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Nothing! Room was dirty, no towels, room smelled like cigarettes, no ice machine available, poor tv channel selection, grounds very dirty, charged $10 for parking. Awful place to stay.

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

1/5

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    Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    It was good time. I was out and about all day and all night. Then I had a good place to rest after.

    Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

    1/5

    • Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

    This Hotel needs to be completely gutted and re-done ,, the toilet plugged .. some of the staff was not caring and I did not receive my wake up call and ended up sleeping 45mins almost causing me to miss my flight ... if I ever consider this place again I better see some updated pictures

    Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020