Get an overview of this hotelRomantic Philadelphia hotel in Center City, Philadelphia, walk to Reading Terminal Market


Located in Center City, Philadelphia, this romantic hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Historical Society of Pennsylvania and Reading Terminal Market. Liberty Bell Center and Independence Hall are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Hotel Features

This smoke-free hotel features valet parking, coffee/tea in the lobby, and a business center. Free breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and a free manager's reception are also provided. Other amenities include self parking, dry cleaning, and laundry facilities.

Room Amenities

All 24 rooms offer conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, along with free WiFi, free wired Internet, and flat-screen TVs. Other amenities available to guests include premium bedding, free newspapers, and safes.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

A computer station is located on site and high-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. This 3-star property offers access to a business center. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning as well as a complimentary manager's reception. This Art Deco hotel also offers coffee/tea in the lobby, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and a fireplace in the lobby. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

The Independent Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • Total number of rooms - 24 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Business center 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free reception 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Television in lobby 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Year Built 1922 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Microwave 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • HDTV 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room safe 
  • Climate control 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

A complimentary breakfast is served each morning between 6:30 AM and 11 AM. A complimentary manager's reception is offered each day.


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

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Braille or raised signage 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20.00 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 10.00 per night.

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.

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed


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 20.00 per day
  • Valet parking fee: USD 20.00 per day
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 10.00 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Awards & Affiliations

  • This property is affiliated with the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) and welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) guests.
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