Get an overview of this hotelPhiladelphia hotel with spa and pool, near Liberty Bell

Historic area

Located in the center of the Old City and Society Hill, this hotel is 3 doors down from Buddakan restaurant, 1 block from the Liberty Bell and Washington Square Park, 2 blocks from the Visitors Center, and 3 blocks from the National Constitution Center.

Array of diversions

The onsite Balance Spa features an indoor pool, spa tub, sauna, and cardio center with BroadcastVision entertainment. Ideal for weekday business travelers, the hotel becomes a welcoming accommodation for families on weekends.

Relax or work out

The hotel's 150 spacious guestrooms are nonsmoking and offer bathrobes, minibars, wireless Internet access, and turndown service. In-room exercise kits are available.

The Franklin Hotel at Independence Park- a Marriott Hotel

401 Chestnut St Philadelphia PA 19106

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Formerly the Omni Hotel at Independence Park, this 14-story Franklin Hotel at Independence Park is set in Philadelphia's Old City and Society Hill, a block from Independence Hall and two blocks from the Liberty Bell.

The hotel offers a restaurant and piano bar.

For adults, Balance Spa and Fitness Center offers an indoor pool, spa tub, sauna, and cardio and strength-training equipment. Spa treatments include massages, facials, and nail care. In addition, the reception desk offers complimentary in-room exercise kits containing a floor mat, two dumbbells, and elastic bands.

Valet parking is available on site (surcharge). Self parking is available in a garage located behind the hotel (surcharge). Parking is limited to cars 6'4" tall and under. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel.

  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 5 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 14 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 5 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Sauna 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Total number of rooms - 150 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Refrigerator  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathrobes 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • LED TV 
  • Pay movies 
  • Phone 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Room service (limited hours) 

Where to Eat

Azalea Restaurant A fine dining restaurant overlooking the Independence Park, Azalea serves American regional cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Brunch is available on Sundays. The pace is leisurely, and the atmosphere is enhanced by dramatic floral arrangements and chairs upholstered in faux zebra-print fabric. Crab-and-shrimp cake is a specialty. Also available for private functions.

Lobby Lounge Serves light fare and cocktails. Open from mid-afternoon until late evening.

Guest Room Dining 24-hour guest room dining is available if you choose to enjoy delicious cuisine in the privacy of your room.

Nearby Things to Do

Omni Hotel Independence Park features Balance Spa and Fitness Center. The facility offers an indoor pool, spa tub, sauna, cardio center with BroadcastVision, and strength-training equipment. Spa treatments, available by appointment, include massages, facials, and nail care.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

Spa Services

  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Facial treatments 


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

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 50.00 per pet, per night, plus a deposit of USD 50.00 per stay

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit 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.

Parking height restrictions apply


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 7 and USD 24 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 28.00 per day
  • Valet parking fee: USD 38.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet deposit: USD 50.00 per stay
  • Pet fee: USD 50.00 per pet, per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Omni Hotel Independence
  • Omni Hotel Independence Park Philadelphia
  • Omni Independence Park
  • Omni Independence Park Philadelphia
  • Omni Hotel Philadelphia
  • Omni Philadelphia
  • Franklin Hotel Independence Park Philadelphia
  • Franklin Hotel Independence Park
  • Franklin Independence Park Philadelphia
  • Franklin Independence Park
  • Franklin Hotel Independence Park Marriott Hotel Philadelphia
  • Franklin Hotel Independence Park Marriott Hotel
  • Franklin Independence Park Marriott Philadelphia
  • Franklin Independence Park Marriott

We should mention

Construction is underway at a neighboring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The Franklin Hotel at Independence Park- a Marriott Hotel is listed in the 2010 Travel + Leisure 500.

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