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History meets modern luxury at this stately boutique Philadelphia hotel, located within walking distance from awe-inspiring American history - from the Liberty Bell to Independence Hall.

Whether traveling for business or pleasure, the historic BEST WESTERN PLUS Independence Park Hotel is sure to please. Located in Old City District, the property is just minutes away from some of Philadelphias most popular attractions. Independence National Historical Park, the Lights of Liberty Museum, Penns Landing, the National Museum of American Jewish History and the Pennsylvania Convention Center are all less than a mile away. Numerous restaurants, boutiques, galleries and performing arts centers surround this Philadelphia hotel.

Sports enthusiasts are only a short subway ride away from Citizens Bank Park, home of the Philadelphia Phillies; Lincoln Financial Field, home to the Philadelphia Eagles; and the Well Fargo Center, home of the Philadelphia Flyers and 76ers. Corporate travelers appreciate how convenient this Philadelphia hotel is to the USDA, the Department of Justice, and Boeing Corporation. Plus, more than 10 colleges and universities are located within 15 miles.

Included on the National Registry of Historic Places, the BEST WESTERN PLUS Independence Park Hotel is one of the citys hidden gems. This charming Philadelphia hotel features sweeping 17-foot-high ceilings, rich dcor and a beautiful glass-enclosed atrium. Hotel guests will delight in beautifully appointed guest rooms complete with cable satellite television and high-speed Internet access. They will enjoy a complimentary hot breakfast buffet, in addition to an afternoon tea and cookie service and a Wednesday night wine and cheese reception. Additional amenities include business services and meeting facilities.

The friendly staff at the BEST WESTERN PLUS Independence Park Hotel is committed to providing a memorable stay at an affordable price. Make a reservation today and save!

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235 Chestnut Street
United States
AAA - 3 Diamond


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235 Chestnut Street
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What's nearby?


  • 0.25 mile(s) from Department of Justice

  • 0.25 mile(s) from Third Circuit Court

  • 0.25 mile(s) from USDA

  • 0.25 mile(s) from Reed Elseveir

  • 0.25 mile(s) from Harcourt Publishing

  • 0.25 mile(s) from Health & Human Services

  • 0.25 mile(s) from GSA, military

  • 0.25 mile(s) from Department of Labor

  • 1.00 mile(s) from Kimmell Center

  • 1.00 mile(s) from Homeland Security, DHS military

  • 1.50 mile(s) from PECO

  • 5.00 mile(s) from Boeing Corporation

  • 1.00 mile(s) from Jefferson University

  • 1.00 mile(s) from University of the Arts

  • 3.00 mile(s) from Rutgers

  • 4.00 mile(s) from Temple University

  • 4.00 mile(s) from University of Penn, University of Pennsylvania

  • 4.00 mile(s) from Drexel University

  • 5.00 mile(s) from La Salle University

  • 5.00 mile(s) from University of the Science

  • 8.00 mile(s) from St. Joseph's University

  • 15.00 mile(s) from Roger University

  • 15.00 mile(s) from Bryn Mawr

  • 15.00 mile(s) from Villanova

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 1268 traveller reviews
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Well located, clean and nice hotel

05/12/2016 Tomáš K, Prague, Czech Republic

I spent 2 nights there and I liked the hotel very much. Clean, with some minor issues in bathroom, in the Old city directly next to Liberty Bell, Independence Hall and other famous spots, with plenty ... more


Wedding Guest

05/12/2016 R5849TFdavidr, Dagsboro, United States

The stay was wonderful. The hotel staff was fantastic! We were in the city for a wedding. The hotel staff gave us great directions on how to park, where the wedding would be, and offered some other th... more


Nieces wedding

04/12/2016 mapoch513, Mount Airy, Maryland

Location is great for walking to various site seeing places and restaurants. Room was very clean, bedding was comfortable and all the hotel staff was very friendly and helpful. Since this is a downto... more


Excellent hotel

02/12/2016 jimcS842NX, Boise, Idaho

Great hotel with helpful and courteous staff. Comfortable and spacious rooms with beds that afforded a good nights rest. Hotel is conveniently located for restaurants, tourist sites, and public trans... more


Home from Home

01/12/2016 Steve C, Lalinde, France

100% genuinely friendly staff can't praise them enough made us feel welcome from beginning to end, the hotel itself is wonderful and not a standard corporate affair, it has a comfortable atmosphere an... more

Owner Response
InnsofDistinction, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Independence Park Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Steve C, "Friendly staff, can't praise them enough" "Comfortable atmosphere...decor beautifully done" "Highly recommend this to all families, couples and single travelers." Wow, thanks for the wonderful comments you posted in your TripAdviser review, this is great news. And thanks for staying with us too! I am glad you enjoyed your visit to Philadelphia and the Best Western Plus Independence Park Hotel. It looks like you had a great time! Hopefully, we will see you again soon. Thanks again JM