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Best Western Plus Independence Park Hotel

AAA - 3 Diamond

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History meets modern luxury at this boutique Philadelphia hotel, located within walking distance from major attractions, restaurants and international corporate headquarters. Located in Old City, this historic hotel is footsteps from Independence National Historical Park, the Liberty Bell, National Constitution Center, Penns Landing, Museum of the American Revolution, the National Museum of American Jewish History and the PA Convention Center. Dozens of great restaurants, sidewalk cafes, boutique shops, galleries as well as live theater and performing arts centers surround this Philadelphia hotel. Sports enthusiasts are only a short subway ride away from Citizens Bank Park, home of the Phillies, Lincoln Financial Field, home to the Eagles, and the Wells Fargo Center, home of the Flyers and 76ers. Business travelers appreciate how convenient the hotel is to Dow Chemical, CHUBB, Wells Fargo Bank, USDA, the DoJ and NPS. Plus, more than 10 colleges & universities are nearby. Included on the National Registry of Historic Places, the Best Western Plus is Philadelphias most historic hotel, featuring sweeping 17-foot-high ceilings, rich dcor and a beautiful glass-enclosed atrium. Hotel guests will delight in well-appointed guest rooms, complimentary Wi-Fi, complimentary hot breakfast buffet, afternoon tea and cookie service and a Wednesday night wine and cheese reception. Additional amenities include business services and meeting facilities. For guests arriving by car, preferred discounted parking with unlimited in/out privileges is available at the Ritz Public Parking Garage just around the corner from the hotel at a special rate of 18 USD per night when purchased through the hotel before overnight parking. (Price/Space subject to change). When you arrive, there is a convenient loading zone directly in front of the hotel. Please temporarily park in the hotel loading zone for check in and additional parking information.

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Location

235 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia
Pennsylvania
19106-2813
United States
AAA - 3 Diamond

Summary

Pets: No Pets accepted
Check-in & Check-out
15:00:00 | 12:00:00

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Address
235 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia
Pennsylvania
19106-2813
United States


What's nearby?

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  • 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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Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 1548 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 977
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Very happy with our stay!!

11/02/2018 Missy C,

We stayed here for two nights and would definitely return to this hotel! Perfect location in the historical district. There are a lot of thoughtful touches, such as the afternoon tea and cookies, and... more

Owner Response
InnsofDistinction, General Manager at Best Western Plus Independence Park Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Missy C. "We loved our stay" "Would definitely return to this hotel" "Breakfast was outstanding" Thanks for selecting the Best Western Plus Independence Park Hotel for your multi-night stay in Philadelphia and for posting this PERFECT 5 Star review on TripAdvisor. We appreciate both! And thanks for telling the world about your stay, our "perfect location", the numerous "thoughtful touches" we offer and our "very friendly and helpful" staff. This is great news. We look forward to your return visit and meeting the many new guests you "will recommend" stay with us! THANK YOU JM
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Decent Stay

10/02/2018 AndraMaryland, Frederick, Maryland

The room was small, but cozy for a couple on a romantic weekend getaway. The hotel is certainly historic with beautiful architecture, though the walls are thin and at times sounds carried into the roo... more

Owner Response
InnsofDistinction, General Manager at Best Western Plus Independence Park Hotel, responded to this review
Dear AndraMaryland, "Historic with beautiful architecture" "The location is great" "Breakfast staff was friendly and the(complimentary) breakfast itself was plentiful" Wow, after reading your review, it looks like you had a nice "romantic weekend getaway" with us at the Bets Western Plus Independence Park Hotel. Thanks for staying with us and for telling the world about your visit. We do offer many different room types, some with spacious sitting areas, some with larger floor plans and yes, some more intimate. Perhaps on your next visit you may wish to select a larger room, these are listed on line or you can call us 24/7/365 and we would be glad to assist. Here's our guest services number - 2159224443. Thanks again for staying with us, we look forward to seeing you again soon. JM
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Great location and staff!

05/02/2018 James M,

This hotel to start is in a fabulous location. Breakfast buffet was great. It was restocked with plenty of choices. Had a great breakfast every morning. It is located right next to a great restaur... more

Owner Response
InnsofDistinction, General Manager at Best Western Plus Independence Park Hotel, responded to this review
Dear James M "Fabulous location" "A great (free) breakfast every morning" "You can walk to all the sites" Wow, thanks for staying at the Best Western Plus Independence Park Hotel and for posting this PERFECT 5 Star review on TripAdvisor. We appreciate both! I am so happy that you loved staying with us and that our "Great" staff helped make your visit so enjoyable. Plus, I am thrilled that you told the world how wonderful our complimentary hot breakfast buffet is and how perfect our location is as well. This is great news and so helpful for TripAdvisor readers when they are considering a visit to Philadelphia. Anyway, thanks again. Please come visit us again soon. JM
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Gem of a hotel with historic charm

02/02/2018 SportPsychDoc, Florida

Extraordinary medium-priced hotel in historic part of Philadelphia! Everything was first rate. Rooms are very comfortable and even though the property is over 100 years old the rooms are definitely u... more

Owner Response
InnsofDistinction, General Manager at Best Western Plus Independence Park Hotel, responded to this review
Dear SportsPsychDoc, "Everything was first rate" "Extremely pleasant stay" "Great hospitality" Thanks for staying with us at the Best Western Plus Independence Park Hotel and for telling the world about your "Extraordinary" visit. We appreciate both, so thanks. We're also pleased that you enjoyed our historic charm and our complimentary hot breakfast buffet and all the good healthy offerings too! Thanks again for staying with us, please come back again. JM.
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Great old city location

01/02/2018 Scrap01, Philadelphia,PA.

Quaint hotel near so many historic sites. Breakfast buffet was great. Would stay there again ! Outstanding staff. Within walking distance to bars, restaurants, Liberty Bell &Independence Hall. A true ... more

Owner Response
InnsofDistinction, General Manager at Best Western Plus Independence Park Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Scrap01, "Would stay there again!" "Outstanding staff" "Breakfast buffet was great" Wow, what an awesome review you posted on TripAdvisor regarding your stay at the Best Western Plus Independence Park Hotel. Thanks for telling the world what "a true gem" our hotel is and that we are "walking distance to bars, restaurants, Liberty Bell & Independence Hall." This is great information for future travelers, so thanks for sharing your experiences. We appreciate your descriptive, pointed and honest review, and we look forward to seeing you again soon. THANKS JM