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4.4 out of 5

"Parking fee too much " More

By a verified traveler on Sat 30 Oct 2021

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Hotel Description

4-star hotel near Rittenhouse Square

Central Philadelphia getaway

Within a 10-minute walk of this Center City hotel, you'll find Walnut Street and Rittenhouse Square. Benjamin Franklin Parkway and Mutter Museum are also within half a mile (1 km).

Business services

This hotel features a restaurant, a 24-hour gym, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center, free WiFi in public areas, and valet parking. There's a seasonal outdoor pool on site, and a 24-hour front desk and a terrace are also provided.

Free WiFi, refrigerators

Featuring conveniences like refrigerators and coffee/tea makers, the 439 guestrooms also offer free WiFi and TVs with satellite channels. Free local calls, hair dryers, and safes are also available.

Petite Guestroom with 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$114* Per night/room Dec 19 - Dec 20

Junior Suite with King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Corner (Petite, Hearing)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Guestroom with Two Queen Beds

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible, Bathtub (Mobility)

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Club Level Petite Guestroom with Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square ratings based on 36 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.4 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square

Everyone (22) Couples (5) Family (7)
5 out of 5
Parking fee too much

Posted by , from Lorton on Oct 30, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Oct 31, 2021 by Kim C

Thanks for your great feedback!

5 out of 5

Posted by on Sep 1, 2021

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5 out of 5

Posted by on Aug 19, 2021

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5 out of 5

Posted by on Aug 16, 2021

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4 out of 5
Went for a weekend girls trip. We did lots of site seeing and everything was in walking distance. Great area and the hotel room was very clean and comfortable.

Posted by on Aug 10, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Aug 11, 2021 by Kim C

Thank you for your feedback!

5 out of 5

Posted by on Jul 31, 2021

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4 out of 5
Very disappointed that no bar was open Pool just ok but grateful it was open The two gentleman working near the desk were fabulous

Posted by on Jul 29, 2021

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Jul 30, 2021 by Kim C

Thank you for your positive feedback!

1 out of 5

Posted by on Jul 25, 2021

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4 out of 5

Posted by on Jun 29, 2021

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5 out of 5
Great central location to shopping, food and museums.

Posted by on Jun 28, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jun 30, 2021 by Kim C

Thank you for your positive feedback!

About the Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square

Location 1800 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Property Features

Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square offers its guests a 24-hour fitness center and a seasonal outdoor pool. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. You'll find a 24-hour business center on site. Event space at this hotel measures 16000 square feet (1486 square meters) and includes conference space. A terrace, a vending machine, and multilingual staff are also featured at the business-friendly Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square. Parking is available for a fee. This 4-star Philadelphia hotel is smoke free.

  • 439 guestrooms or units
  • 25 levels
  • 16000 sq ft of conference space
  • 1486 sq m of conference space
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • ATM
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Bar or lounge
  • Dining venue

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Train station: Philadelphia, PA (ZFV-30th Street Rail Station) (1.8 km / 1.1 mi)
  • Metro station: City Hall Station (0.5 km / 0.3 mi)
  • Parking: Valet parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square offers 439 accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Premium satellite television is provided. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Philadelphia hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply).

  • Television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast on weekends from 7:00 AM and 11:30 AM.

Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square has a restaurant on site.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness center and a seasonal outdoor pool.

  • Golfing nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Wheelchairs available on site
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Pool hoist on site
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 21

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

This property will place an authorization for the first night's room and tax charge after 4 PM the day prior to the check-in date for any bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25.00 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets: USD 75 per accommodation, per stay
  • Only dogs are allowed
  • Maximum 2 per room (weight limit: 35 lbs)
  • Pets cannot be left unattended
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

Policies

This property is managed by a professional host; the provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession, within the meaning of article 155 of the French Tax Code

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be 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

This property accepts debit cards, debit cards, debit cards, debit cards, and debit cards

This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession, within the meaning of article 155 of the French Tax Code. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB International, debit cards, and cash. This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Credit card pre-authorization
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Masks are compulsory at the property
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Pets cannot be left unattended
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Debit cards

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 150.00 per accommodation, per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: USD 10 for adults and USD 8 for children (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 51 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 75 per accommodation, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25.00 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Philadelphia Sonesta Hotel
  • Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square Hotel
  • Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square Philadelphia
  • Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square Hotel Philadelphia
  • Sonesta Philadelphia
  • Sonesta Philadelphia Downtown Hotel

You should know

  • The seasonal pool will open in May and close in September.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.