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

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
Indoor pool
Business center
Smoke-free property

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 amenities include an indoor pool, hot tub, 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

Renovations & Closures

The property will be renovating from 23 May 2017 to 31 December 2017 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Bar/lounge
  • Dining venue
  • Fitness facilities
  • Front desk
  • Lobby
  • Swimming pool
Alternate facilities are located offsite and include:
  • Health club
  • Indoor pool
The following facilities will be closed from 23 May 2017 to 01 September 2017 (dates subject to change):
  • Fitness facilities
  • Swimming pool
Renovation work will only be conducted on weekdays. Every effort will be made to minimize noise and disturbance.

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.

There is an indoor pool, hot tub, and cardio and strength-training equipment. 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.

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

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

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

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 an indoor pool, hot tub, cardio center with BroadcastVision, and strength-training equipment.

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

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • 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 property 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

Fees

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 8 and USD 18 for adults, USD 4 and USD 8 for children (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

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.

Awards & Affiliations

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

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