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Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square

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Seasonal outdoor pool, sun loungers
Seasonal outdoor pool, sun loungers
In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board

Overview of Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square

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Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square

4 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationRittenhouse Square7 min walk
  • Popular LocationPennsylvania Convention Center14 min walk
  • Popular LocationUniversity of Pennsylvania15 min walk
  • AirportPhiladelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.)15 min drive

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About this area

Philadelphia

Located in Philadelphia, Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square is in the city center and near a metro station. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Rittenhouse Square and Fairmount Park, while Philadelphia Zoo and Adventure Aquarium are popular area attractions. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Wells Fargo Center or Lincoln Financial Field. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing. Guests appreciate the hotel's central location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Rittenhouse Square - 7 min walk
  • Mutter Museum - 8 min walk
  • Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts - 14 min walk
  • Pennsylvania Convention Center - 14 min walk
  • University of Pennsylvania - 15 min walk

Getting around

  • City Hall Station - 6 min walk
  • Philadelphia, PA (ZFV-30th Street Rail Station) - 16 min walk
  • Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) - 15 min drive

Restaurants

  • Cleavers — 3 min walk
  • Devil's Alley — 3 min walk
  • Chima Steakhouse — 3 min walk
  • Corner Bakery Cafe — 3 min walk
  • Gran Caffe L'Aquila — 4 min walk

About this property

Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square

4-star Philadelphia hotel in Center City, walk to Rittenhouse Square
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a 24-hour fitness center, and a 24-hour business center. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, valet parking, a microwave in a common area, and a seasonal outdoor pool are onsite. All 439 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and TVs with satellite channels. Free local calls, hair dryers, and safes are among the other amenities that guests will find.
Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square offers 439 accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Premium satellite television is provided. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Philadelphia hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply).

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness center and a seasonal outdoor pool.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and transportation

  • Valet parking on site (USD 50 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee weekends 7:00 AM–11:30 AM: USD 10 for adults and USD 8 for children
  • 1 restaurant

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Vending machine

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundry facilities
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • Computer station
  • Conference space (16000 square feet)
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Pool sun loungers

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Pool hoist on site
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchairs available on site

More

  • Shared microwave
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower

Entertainment

  • 42-inch TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
This property will place an authorization for the first night's room and tax charge after 4 PM the day prior to the check-in date for any bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

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

  • Deposit: USD 150.00 per accommodation, per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: USD 10 for adults and USD 8 for children (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 50 per day (in/out privileges)

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 may be 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
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival.
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

The seasonal pool will be open from May to September
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

Philadelphia Sonesta Hotel
Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square Hotel
Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square Philadelphia
Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square Hotel Philadelphia
Sonesta Philadelphia
Sonesta Philadelphia Downtown Hotel

Frequently asked questions

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Rating 5 - Excellent. 923 out of 1779 reviews
5 - Excellent 52%
Rating 4 - Good. 570 out of 1779 reviews
4 - Good 32%
Rating 3 - Okay. 168 out of 1779 reviews
3 - Okay 9%
Rating 2 - Poor. 67 out of 1779 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 51 out of 1779 reviews
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4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.1/5

Amenities

4.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Location was great, but difficult to reach by car. Food was minor problem. Friendly front desk.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family and small children, Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The rooftop pool was amazing.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
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Stayed 5 nights in Jun 2021

3/5 Okay

Traveled with partner
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Disliked: Cleanliness
It was a nice place judged need pillows cases alittle cleaner
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021