The Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel

ex. Sheraton Philadelphia City Center Hotel

201 North 17Th Street, Philadelphia, United States, 19103  show map
 3 stars
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The Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel

 Internet

Wi-Fi in public areas

Paid Wi-Fi

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Golf course

 Breakfast

Continental breakfast

Overview

Situated near a cathedral and a basilica, the 3-star The Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel is a good place for a stay offering a sun terrace, a swimming pool and a golf course. Since 1980 the hotel has been hosting guests in a 26-story Liberty building.

The hotel is about 450 meters from Pennsylvania Convention Center, The Franklin Institute Science Museum and Love Park. The venue is located within 10 minutes' walk from Philadelphia center.

Independence Hall is 1.7 km of the property, while Liberty Bell Center is around 3.0 km away.

Guests can reach The Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel by car from Philadelphia International airport in 15 minutes.

Rooms

The Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel provides guestrooms appointed with satellite TV, individual climate control, free Wi-Fi, a private toilet and a private safe. The contemporary rooms feature the city view. They boast sophisticated décor and offer coffee/tea makers and a fridge.

Eat & Drink

The dining options include a delicious buffet breakfast served daily. The spacious restaurant serves light seafood dishes. Guests are welcome to the Lobby bar to relax with a drink. The pub Con Murphy's Irish Pub is around 250 meters away.

The hotel offers a buffet breakfast at the price of USD 17.95 per person per night. 

Services

A meeting room, a video projector and projector screens are also offered at the hotel.

Relax

The Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel provides cribs and video games for children. On-site amenities for fitness include fitness classes and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel at USD 12.95 per day.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible on site at USD 39.20 per day.

Number of floors:   26.  Number of rooms:   757.

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Facilities

General

  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course
  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid valet parking
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge area
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Projector
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Video games

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Sun terrace
  • Television in lobby

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe

Kitchen facilities

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Goose feather pillows

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 20 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 17 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

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Hotel Address:

201 North 17Th Street, Philadelphia, United States, 19103

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City Center
  • Philadelphia
    2300 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • 30th Street Station
    4300 ft
  • Bus stop
    7.8 mi
Restaurants
  • T.G.I. Friday's Embassy (cuisine: American)
    700 ft
  • Con Murphy's Irish Pub (cuisine: American, Irish)
    800 ft
Parks
  • Love Park
    1500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    26
  • Number of rooms:
    757

Rooms and availability

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Size: 3105 sq. feet
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    Size: 305 sq. feet
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      Size: 465 sq. feet
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                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel The Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel Philadelphia location
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                  Hotel Address:

                  201 North 17Th Street, Philadelphia, United States, 19103

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Philadelphia
                    2300 ft
                  Airports
                  Train Stations
                  • 30th Street Station
                    4300 ft
                  • Bus stop
                    7.8 mi
                  Restaurants
                  • T.G.I. Friday's Embassy (cuisine: American)
                    700 ft
                  • Con Murphy's Irish Pub (cuisine: American, Irish)
                    800 ft
                  Parks
                  • Love Park
                    1500 ft
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  3 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  12 pm
                  • Number of floors:
                    26
                  • Number of rooms:
                    757

                  The Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel Location

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                  What's nearby

                  Tourist attractions

                  • Masonic temple - 1700 ft

                  Places of interest

                  Shopping areas

                  Amusement

                  • Supercade Amusement - 2300 ft

                  Monuments and Landmarks

                  Historical sites

                  Museums

                  Universities, Institutes

                  • Archdiocese of Philadelphia - 400 ft
                  • Community College Ged Dept - 700 ft
                  • Hahnemann University - 700 ft
                  • Medical College-Pennsylvania - 1000 ft
                  • Faculty Federation-Community - 2000 ft
                  • Community College-Philadelphia - 2000 ft
                  • The Art institute of Philadelphia - 2000 ft

                  Medical care and Hospitals

                  • Magee Rehabilitation Hospital - 400 ft
                  • Hahnemann University Hospital - 1000 ft
                  • Lions Eye Bank-Deleware Valley - 2000 ft

                  College Campuses

                  Local attractions

                  • Independence Hall - 1.0 mi
                    Chestnut Street between 5th and 6th Streets, Philadelphia
                  • National Constitution Center - 5200 ft
                    525 Arch Street, Philadelphia
                  • The President's House - 5200 ft
                    6th and Market Streets, Philadelphia
                  • Franklin Square - 5000 ft
                    200 North 6th Street, Philadelphia
                  • Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia - 5200 ft
                    Ten Independence Mall, Philadelphia

                  Near the hotel

                  • Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul - 800 ft
                    18th Street and Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia
                  • Love Park - 1500 ft
                    John F. Kennedy Blvd and North 15th St, Philadelphia
                  • Free Library of Philadelphia - 1400 ft
                    19th St. and Benjamin Franklin Pkwy., Philadelphia
                  • The Barnes Foundation - 1900 ft
                    2025 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia
                  • Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University - 1200 ft
                    1900 Benjamin Franklin PKWY, Philadelphia
                  • Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - 1400 ft
                    118 N. Broad St., Philadelphia
                  • The Franklin Institute - 1700 ft
                    222 N. 20th Street, Philadelphia

                  Restaurants nearby

                  • T.G.I. Friday's Embassy - 700 ft

                    Address: 1776 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
                    Phone: 215 665 8443

                    Cuisine: American
                    Price Range: USD 21 - USD 30

                  • Mexican Post LovePark - 700 ft

                    Address: 1601 Cherry Street Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19102
                    Phone: (215) 568-2667

                    Cuisine: Mexican
                    Price Range: USD 12 - USD 12

                  • Fountain Restaurant - 900 ft

                    Address: 1 Logan Sq
                    Phone: 215-963-1500

                    83% likes this, based on 167 reviews
                    Cuisine: American
                    Price Range: USD 43 - USD 82

                  • Con Murphy's Irish Pub - 800 ft

                    Address: 1700 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
                    Phone: 267-687-1128

                    73% likes this, based on 119 reviews
                    Cuisine: American, Irish
                    Price Range: USD 30 - USD 30

                  • Mace's Crossing - 800 ft

                    Address: 1714 Cherry St
                    Phone: 215-564-5203

                    63% likes this, based on 84 reviews
                    Cuisine: American

                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  3 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  12 pm
                  • Number of floors:
                    26
                  • Number of rooms:
                    757
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                  The Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel Reviews

                  Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel

                  Average guest rating

                  6.2out of 10
                  Good
                  Based on 42 reviews

                  Rating by category:

                  Service
                  5.0
                  Value
                  5.5
                  Location
                  9.0
                  Rooms
                  8.3

                  Guest reviews

                  • Single
                    4.6

                    Restroom in lobby was appalling. The hotel itself had a strange aroma. The room door was incredibly hard to open on exit. I wasn't convinced all the linens had been changed as the bed looked like it had just been made by a child. Internet should be free; I could access free wifi in the lobby but not in my room - poor. Cost of room was far too high and I only stayed there because every other hotel was fully booked.

                  • Couple
                    5.0

                    It was convenient to the 1/2 marathon and expo we participated in over the weekend. The $20 parking for 24 hours was convenient for us.

                    The sheets on the bed were too short and did not cover the entire mattress making for a very uncomfortable night's sleep. There was a dog barking down the hall. The shower was filthy. We were put in a handicap room near the loud elevator when we had made a reservation for a standard queen room. The cost of the room was incredibly high for a room that didn't have properly fitted sheets.

                  • Single
                    9.6

                    Great safe location for what I needed with nice restaurant on site. Cheap parking across the street.

                    Wish they had free parking on site

                  • Single
                    5.0

                    Good location

                    The staff did not seem to care much about the hotel or its guests. Housekeeping was terrible. Once day my room was not even cleanedand then I was blamed for having a 'do not disturb' sign on the door (which it wasn't). Even when the room was cleaned ammenities such as soap, shampoo, and coffee were rarely replenished. The only good staff at this hotel would be the night time Reception guys. There are two that work the night shift that are helpful, friendly, and great at what they do. The rest of the hotel staff could learn a lot from these guys.

                  • Group of friends
                    6.2

                    The beds were very comfortable, the room was clean, and the view from the upper floors was beautiful. The gift shop had a number of amenities and snacks with a very nice and helpful staff.

                    The hotel receptionist spoke to me in a curt tone and said I was supposed to check in the day before (not true). Then the cost of the room charged to my credit card was far higher than the price quoted by Booked.net . The bill just posted to my credit card today but I will be calling them today to sort this out. Customer service was a disappointment.

                  • Single
                    8.2

                    I could at the reception not borrow an adapter for European plugs, had to buy one for 30 USD in the hotel shop // windows do not open, I was told that's usual in Phili downtown, but still I don't like it

                  • Group of friends
                    5.8

                    It was close to where I needed to be.

                    Parking was not included in the cost of the room. I was told my 2 rooms were next to each other, they we're 10 floors apart. The staff was not helpful at all and a little inconsiderate. I was not permitted to check into the second room that I booked. I was charged for both rooms and so was the other person staying in the other room.

                  • Older travelers
                    10.0

                    Nice lobby and facilities. Wished we would have had more time to use them.

                    No problems.

                  • Group of friends
                    10.0

                    A good value for a clean hotel - parking was a bargain compared to others in the area; had everything that I needed, helpful staff, very pleasant.

                    There were a few things missing that I had seen in other hotels - no bathrooms on each floor in addition to the ones in rooms, no breakfast included; confusion about housekeeping - option to not change sheets but it really meant no housekeeping at all, not even a refill on the coffee. But these were very minor things!

                  • Single
                    10.0

                    The view of museum from my room. The location for walking in the city. The size and depth of the pool.

                    The pool was overheated and (after I had swum) had to be closed. All public indoor swimming pools should have visible clocks; this doesn'T.

                  • Group of friends
                    6.2

                    The housekeepers were very good and friendly.

                    Not very friendly or welcoming. Shouldnt have to pay to park. The waitresses are terrible

                  • Family with children
                    10.0

                    The location 4 blocks from the convention center, and walking distance to a number of sites. Staff was very accommodating. Very comfortable beds. Paid only $79 plus tax per night and $20/day to park the care. Not sure why I only paid 20/day to park when the sign clearly states $38/day, but i'm not complaining.

                    Located next to Chuch on the west side where our room was and was woken by the bells ringing at 7am. Didn't really bother me since i'm an early riser, but my wife and daughter didn't like it. They were not as load as you may think. Food in the hotel was a bit expensive. Not a whole lot of food choices close by. There was a Friday's two blocks away that had terrible service.

                  • Couple
                    8.2

                    The staff was friendly and helpful.

                    The shower in my room was broken. The carpet in the room and in the hallways could've been much cleaner. At one point the carpet in the hallway smelled like urine. You had to pay to watch any tv and for Wi- Fi. Philly in general was a little dirtier than I expected. New York is filthy but its also very crowded. Philly is less crowded but just as filthy. I saw way too much random vomit. I don't get it.

                  • Older travelers
                    9.2

                    Great staff, nice clean rooms.

                    Would like a better price so I can go more often.

                  • Older travelers
                    5.4

                    I did not like the fact of dogs being in the facility. and there was 1 room that was just totally loud and obnoxious in at us up all night long. at 1. I thought a fist fight was going to break out.

                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel The Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel Philadelphia location
                  Show big map »

                  Hotel Address:

                  201 North 17Th Street, Philadelphia, United States, 19103

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Philadelphia
                    2300 ft
                  Airports
                  Train Stations
                  • 30th Street Station
                    4300 ft
                  • Bus stop
                    7.8 mi
                  Restaurants
                  • T.G.I. Friday's Embassy (cuisine: American)
                    700 ft
                  • Con Murphy's Irish Pub (cuisine: American, Irish)
                    800 ft
                  Parks
                  • Love Park
                    1500 ft
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  3 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  12 pm
                  • Number of floors:
                    26
                  • Number of rooms:
                    757