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In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board
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In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, laptop workspace, iron/ironing board

Guest reviews

4.3/5 Excellent
2,163 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast Available
  • Business Services

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Explore the area

Popular LocationRittenhouse Square7 min walk
Popular LocationMutter Museum8 min walk
Popular LocationCity Hall9 min walk
AirportPhiladelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.)15 min drive

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  • Deluxe Guestroom with 1 King Bed

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 333 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Guestroom with 1 King Bed
  • Petite Guestroom with 1 Queen Bed

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 290 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsPetite Guestroom with 1 Queen Bed
  • Deluxe Guestroom with Two Queen Beds

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 333 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Guestroom with Two Queen Beds
  • Club Level Deluxe Guestroom with 1 King Bed

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 333 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsClub Level Deluxe Guestroom with 1 King Bed
  • Junior Suite with King Bed

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 475 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsJunior Suite with King Bed
  • Club Level Petite Guestroom with Queen Bed

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 279 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsClub Level Petite Guestroom with Queen Bed
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 350 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 1 King Bed
  • Club Room, 1 King Bed, Corner (Petite)

    Room amenities

    • 279 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsClub Room, 1 King Bed, Corner (Petite)
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Corner (Petite)

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 279 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 King Bed, Corner (Petite)
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible (Mobility & Hearing, Roll In Shower)

    Room amenities

    • 333 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible (Mobility & Hearing, Roll In Shower)
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible (Hearing)

    Room amenities

    • 333 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible (Hearing)
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Corner (Petite, Hearing)

    Room amenities

    • 290 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Corner (Petite, Hearing)
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Bathtub (Mobility & Hearing)

    Room amenities

    • 333 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Bathtub (Mobility & Hearing)
  • Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible (Petite, Hearing)

    Room amenities

    • 290 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible (Petite, Hearing)
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible (Mobility & Hearing, Roll In Shower)

    Room amenities

    • 333 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible (Mobility & Hearing, Roll In Shower)
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible (Hearing)

    Room amenities

    • 333 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible (Hearing)
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible, Bathtub (Mobility)

    Room amenities

    • 333 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible, Bathtub (Mobility)

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 Penn's Landing 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 Citizens Bank Park or Wells Fargo Center. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing. Our guests appreciate the hotel's central location.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Rittenhouse Square - 7 min walk
  • Mutter Museum - 8 min walk
  • City Hall - 9 min walk
  • Reading Terminal Market - 13 min walk
  • Pennsylvania Convention Center - 14 min walk

Getting around

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

Restaurants

  • Art Bar - 1 min walk
  • Ruth's Chris Steak House - 1 min walk
  • Swiss Haus Bakery - 2 min walk
  • Continental Mid-town - 2 min walk
  • Potbelly Sandwich Shop - 3 min walk
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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 health club, and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a 24-hour business center, valet parking, and coffee/tea in a common area. All 439 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include room service, free newspapers, and free local calls.
Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square offers 439 accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. Televisions come with premium satellite channels. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a health club.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

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

Social distancing

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

Safety measures

Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
Hand sanitizer provided
Masks available
Temperature checks given to staff
Personal protective equipment worn by staff
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: USD 50 per day

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–11 AM: USD 12-25 for adults and USD 10-20 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • Fitness center

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

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

Outdoors

  • Terrace

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.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility
  • Pool hoist on site
  • Roll-in shower
  • 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

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

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

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower

Entertainment

  • 32-inch TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator

More

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

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.

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from March 28 2020 to July 31 2020 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

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

Property payment types

American ExpressDiners ClubDiscoverJCB InternationalMastercardVisa

Important information

Fees

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

  • Deposit: USD 100.00 per night

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.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 12 and USD 25 for adults, USD 10 and USD 20 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, debit card, or cash deposit 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 advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.
  • Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.
  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.
  • The property affirms that it adheres to the SafeStay (AHLA - USA) sanitization guidelines.
  • 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 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

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square and receive a full refund?
Yes, Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square?
As of Jul 10, 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square on Aug 1, 2020 start from $139, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at this hotel?
Valet parking is available for USD 50 per day.
What time is check-in at this hotel?
Check-in begins at 4:00 PM.
What time is check-out at this hotel?
Check-out is at noon.
Where is Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square located?
Located in Center City, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Walnut Street, Rittenhouse Square, and Mutter Museum. Reading Terminal Market and Pennsylvania Convention Center are also within 15 minutes. City Hall Station is 6 minutes by foot and 13th St. Station is 10 minutes.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square

4.3
Excellent
5 - Excellent
1,156
4 - Good
690
3 - Okay
195
2 - Mediocre
70
1 - Poor
52
4.5
Cleanliness
4.4
Service and Staff
4.2
Amenities
4.3
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Best hotel in Philly

Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

5/5 Excellent

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

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

1/5

  • Disliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Roaches and I was bit on my face by an insect not sure what it was

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

    This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

    5/5 Excellent

      This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
      Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020