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The Independent Hotel

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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“hardwood floors”(27 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Fitness centre
3 Star accommodation
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Special Offer: $253 in Added Value
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Reviewed 9 October 2014

Small hotel but super friendly staff and you can't beat location! We will stay again! We walked everywhere and there are too many good restaurants too choose from! The fall festival was being held on 13th street so we got to walk that and try...More

Thank Amyjack4
Response from Daniel V, Front Desk Supervisor at The Independent HotelResponded 12 October 2014

Dear Amyjack4, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. It's great that you were able to visit our hotel during the fall festival in the surrounding neighborhood. The festival is a very fun and highly...More

Reviewed 7 October 2014

This hotel is beautiful and the people working the front desk are friendly. However, when I had a problem (continue reading), I never got the return calls I was promised. We were awoken in the night around 2 am when the bars let out and...More

4  Thank 744leigh
Response from Daniel V, General Manager at The Independent HotelResponded 12 October 2014

Dear 744leigh, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. While I am glad to hear you enjoyed our front desk staff and the beauty of our hotel, I am disappointed that you did not have...More

Reviewed 7 October 2014

Stayed at this hotel on business on a Monday evening. I can't say enough great things about the staff - everyone I encountered was happy and pleasant and very helpful. They even have a complimentary breakfast that they'll deliver right to your door at your...More

1  Thank ShannonFromPA
Response from Daniel V, Front Desk Supervisor at The Independent HotelResponded 11 October 2014

Dear ShannonFromPA, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. I am very glad to hear that you found our front desk staff to be friendly and helpful. I will be sure to pass your comments...More

Reviewed 2 October 2014

I stayed here in mid-September. Arrived around 8pm but still received a warm welcome. Hotel is in a terrific neighborhood with lots of excellent restaurants and fun bars within an easy walk. Cool ambiance to the hotel. Nice art at reception. When you go you'll...More

1  Thank jarjardr
Response from Daniel V, Front Desk Supervisor at The Independent HotelResponded 11 October 2014

Dear jarjardr, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. It's wonderful that you found our hotel to be excellent in all aspects, from your guest room to our friendly and attentive front desk staff. I...More

Reviewed 29 September 2014 via mobile

Pleasant stay, but it didn't live up to the hype. It was a nice experience, just not a wow experience. Would consider staying again. The neighborhood was nice, with plenty of good nearby restaurants and the room was large for a room in a city,...More

1  Thank TiffT
Response from Daniel V, Front Desk Supervisor at The Independent HotelResponded 11 October 2014

Dear TiffT, Thank you for choosing The Independent on your recent visit and for commenting on your recent stay. While I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us, I am disappointed that we failed to "wow" you during your experience. We pride ourselves...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
US$ 158 - US$ 342 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#13 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
#14 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 158 - US$ 342 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#13 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
#14 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Carlo C
16 June 2017|
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Response from Carol K | Reviewed this property |
I stayed there overnight in May and had no problem at all with noise from the street. It did not appear to be a busy street. I think there is a pub-style restaurant at the corner of the building but there wasn't noise from... More
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jihebron
26 April 2017|
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Response from John B | Property representative |
Our Lobby is Located on the second floor and unfortunately the elevator is the only access to get to the lobby area. You can use the side steps, it's for exit only, However to come in you will have to call the desk first... More
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Laura Jo L
11 November 2016|
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Response from John B | Property representative |
We are pet free hotel
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"Lobby entrance is on 2d floor. Not good for someone with phobia about elevators."
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"Try get an off street room"
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"The King Suite had great views and very little noise, and was so cozy!"
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"Look at another hotel."
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