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4.3 out of 5

"No ice machine, no vending, room service required? Really ridiculous " More

By a verified traveler on Tue 06 Aug 2019

Hotel Description

4-star hotel near University of Pennsylvania

Heart of Philadelphia

Within a 10-minute walk of this University City hotel, you'll find University of Pennsylvania and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Rittenhouse Square and Philadelphia Museum of Art are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Business services

This hotel features a restaurant, a 24-hour health club, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 7 conference rooms, business center, and valet parking. WiFi in public areas is free.

Free WiFi, flat-screen TVs

In addition to flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, the 212 guestrooms offer free WiFi and room service. Premium bedding, free bottled water, and portable fans are also available.

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$159* Per night/room Mar 4 - Mar 5

Double Room

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Executive Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Kitchenette

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Suite, 1 Bedroom, Kitchen

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Premium Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

The Study at University City ratings based on 3 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.3 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 5.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for The Study at University City

Everyone (2) Family (1)
3 out of 5
No ice machine, no vending, room service required? Really ridiculous

Posted by on Aug 6, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Aug 7, 2019 by Tasha C.

Dear Anonymous, We apologize this was an inconvenience, our purpose is to ensure proper sanitation through delicate services such a the delivery of ice. Several items are complimentary at the touch of a call with us. Although there are limited items we we are conveniently located near many locations in the community we are in. We encourage our guests to explore and come back to enjoy our motto of reading, resting and reflecting. We hope to see you again and look forward to hearing how we can always improve! Best,

5 out of 5

Posted by on Apr 11, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Apr 11, 2019 by John C.

Dear Anonymous, Thank you so much for staying with us! We hope to see you again, the next time you are in Philadelphia!

5 out of 5
Great location and trendy hotel. Spacious rooms and very clean.

Posted by on Dec 9, 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

Dec 10, 2018 by Taisha - Director of Front Office

Dear Ed, We are so glad to hear you enjoyed our spacious and clean rooms. It makes us even more glad that we were able to provide you with a 5-star experience! We cannot wait to see you again!

About the The Study at University City

Location 20 S 33rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

Property Features

Along with a restaurant and a coffee shop/café, there's a snack bar/deli on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. There's an onsite business center. Public spaces have free WiFi. There are 7 meeting rooms available. A 24-hour health club, a library, and tour/ticket assistance are also featured at the business-friendly The Study at University City. For a fee, parking is available. This 4-star Philadelphia hotel is smoke free.

  • 212 guestrooms or units
  • 10 levels
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Deli
  • Business facilities
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Library
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Snack bar/deli

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 km / 0.6 mi)
  • Metro station: 34th St. Station (0.3 km / 0.2 mi)
  • Parking: Valet parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

The Study at University City offers 212 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary bottled water. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include showers, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Philadelphia hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and portable fans. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Portable fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

The Study at University City has a restaurant serving breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour health club.

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 path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 11 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Guests arriving after 11 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25.0 per night.

Pet Policy

  • Pets: USD 75 per pet, per stay
  • Only dogs and cats are allowed
  • Maximum 2 per room (weight limit: 50 lbs)

Policies

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit 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

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

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

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit 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.

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds. This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation. 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 and gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • 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
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Gloves are available to guests
  • 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
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for dinner
  • gap period enforced between guest stays 48 hours

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Valet parking fee: USD 46 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 75 per pet, per stay
  • 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 25.0 per night

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

Hotel Names

  • Study Hotel University City
  • Study Hotel
  • Study University City
  • The Study at University City Hotel
  • The Study Hotel at University City
  • The Study at University City Philadelphia
  • The Study at University City Hotel Philadelphia

You should know

  • 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.