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

Wi-Fi in rooms

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

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

Overview

The 3-star The Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel is set just 1.7 km from Independence Hall, Liberty Bell Center and Penn Museum. The classic building was renovated in 2005 and now combines minimalist architecture with modern technology.

The hotel has excellent location in the heart of a cultural area as well as a sun terrace, a swimming pool and a golf course on-site. You can find Pennsylvania Convention Center, The Art Institute of Philadelphia and Love Park only 400 meters from the property.

The Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel lies within 15 minutes’ drive to Philadelphia International airport.

Rooms

The 29-story The Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel offers 757 rooms featuring Wi-Fi, satellite TV, individual climate control, a private toilet and a minibar as well as exclusive bathrooms. The bright rooms feature the city view. Coffee/tea makers and a fridge are also provided for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

A free breakfast is served in a peaceful atmosphere of the dining room. Guests will enjoy seafood dishes served at the lounge restaurant. The hotel’s renowned Chic Lobby bar welcomes guests for signature drinks.

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

Services

The Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel also offers limousines for rent.

Relax

Guests with children can use cribs and video games available on the premises. On-site fitness amenities include a gym and fitness center.

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:   29.  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
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • 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
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • 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

  • Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

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

Bedroom

  • Goose feather pillows

Media

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

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

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

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City Center
  • Philadelphia
    700 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • 30th Street Station
    1.4km
  • Philadelphia, PA Station
    1.5km
  • Bus stop
    12.6km
Restaurants
  • Mexican Post LovePark (cuisine: Mexican)
    190 m
  • Con Murphy's Irish Pub (cuisine: American, Bar, Pub)
    230 m
Parks
  • Love Park
    410 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    29
  • Number of rooms:
    757

Rooms and availability

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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
                      700 m
                    Airports
                    Train Stations
                    • 30th Street Station
                      1.4km
                    • Philadelphia, PA Station
                      1.5km
                    • Bus stop
                      12.6km
                    Restaurants
                    • Mexican Post LovePark (cuisine: Mexican)
                      190 m
                    • Con Murphy's Irish Pub (cuisine: American, Bar, Pub)
                      230 m
                    Parks
                    • Love Park
                      410 m
                    Hotel information
                    • Check-In:
                      from  3 pm
                    • Check-Out:
                      until  12 pm
                    • Number of floors:
                      29
                    • Number of rooms:
                      757

                    The Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel Location

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                    Tourist attractions

                    Shopping areas

                    Amusement

                    • Supercade Amusement - 700 m

                    Monuments and Landmarks

                    Historical sites

                    Museums

                    • Penna Academy of the Fine Arts - 300 m
                    • Asian Arts Initiative - 400 m
                    • Fabric Workshop and Museum - 400 m
                    • Academy of Natural Sciences - 400 m
                    • Franklin Institute - 500 m
                    • The Franklin Institute Science Museum - 500 m
                    • Please Touch Museum - 600 m
                    • African American Legends Hall - 600 m
                    • Pennsylvania Performing Arts - 700 m

                    Parks

                    Universities, Institutes

                    • Archdiocese of Philadelphia - 100 m
                    • Hahnemann University - 100 m
                    • Community College Ged Dept - 200 m
                    • Medical College-Pennsylvania - 300 m
                    • Community College-Philadelphia - 600 m
                    • Faculty Federation-Community - 600 m
                    • The Art institute of Philadelphia - 600 m
                    • Family Institute of Phila - 700 m

                    Medical care and Hospitals

                    College Campuses

                    Local Attractions

                    • Independence Hall - 1.6km
                      Chestnut Street between 5th and 6th Streets, Philadelphia
                    • Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia - 1.5km
                      Ten Independence Mall, Philadelphia
                    • United States Mint - 1.6km
                      151 N. Independence Mall East, Philadelphia
                    • National Constitution Center - 1.5km
                      525 Arch Street, Philadelphia
                    • The President's House - 1.5km
                      6th and Market Streets, Philadelphia

                    Near the hotelNear the hotel

                    • Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul - 270 m
                      18th Street and Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia
                    • Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University - 390 m
                      1900 Benjamin Franklin PKWY, Philadelphia
                    • Free Library of Philadelphia - 460 m
                      19th St. and Benjamin Franklin Pkwy., Philadelphia
                    • Fabric Workshop and Museum - 470 m
                      1214 Arch Street, Philadelphia
                    • Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts - 390 m
                      118 N. Broad St., Philadelphia
                    • Love Park - 410 m
                      John F. Kennedy Blvd and North 15th St, Philadelphia
                    • The Franklin Institute - 550 m
                      222 N. 20th Street, Philadelphia

                    Restaurants Nearby

                    • Mexican Post LovePark - 190 m

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

                      Cuisine: Mexican
                      Price Range: CAD 13 - CAD 13

                    • Capriccio Cafe aka Cafe Cret - 220 m

                      Address: 110 N. 16th Street
                      Phone: (215) 735-9797

                      64% likes this, based on 43 reviews
                      Cuisine: American

                    • Mace's Crossing - 240 m

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

                      51% likes this, based on 68 reviews
                      Cuisine: American

                    • Con Murphy's Irish Pub - 230 m

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

                      73% likes this, based on 119 reviews
                      Cuisine: American, Bar, Pub, Irish
                      Price Range: CAD 39 - CAD 39

                    • Asia on the Parkway - 230 m

                      Address: 1700 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
                      Phone: 215-988-9889

                      50% likes this, based on 77 reviews

                    Hotel information
                    • Check-In:
                      from  3 pm
                    • Check-Out:
                      until  12 pm
                    • Number of floors:
                      29
                    • 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 41 reviews

                    Rating by category:

                    Service
                    5.0
                    Value
                    5.5
                    Location
                    9.0
                    Rooms
                    8.3

                    Individual 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
                      700 m
                    Airports
                    Train Stations
                    • 30th Street Station
                      1.4km
                    • Philadelphia, PA Station
                      1.5km
                    • Bus stop
                      12.6km
                    Restaurants
                    • Mexican Post LovePark (cuisine: Mexican)
                      190 m
                    • Con Murphy's Irish Pub (cuisine: American, Bar, Pub)
                      230 m
                    Parks
                    • Love Park
                      410 m
                    Hotel information
                    • Check-In:
                      from  3 pm
                    • Check-Out:
                      until  12 pm
                    • Number of floors:
                      29
                    • Number of rooms:
                      757