We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
3/9/2017 4/9/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Kimpton Hotel Palomar Philadelphia

    117 South 17th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103-5025
    Hotel website
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    3/9/2017 4/9/2017
    Savings alert: 19% below average rate

    The price you found is 19% lower than this hotel's average rate of US$ 366/night.

    We analyze rates over a 60 day period, and compare your selection to the average rate of comparable stays to ensure you're getting the best possible deal.

    US$ 347
    US$ 295
    SAVE US$ 52
    US$ 347
    US$ 295
    SAVE US$ 52
    US$ 347
    US$ 295
    SAVE US$ 52
    Traveller (639)
    Room & Suite (487)
    Dining (48)
    Residence Inn Philadelphia Center City
    745 reviews
    #38 of 86 hotels in Philadelphia
     
    Penn's View Hotel
    792 reviews
    #11 of 86 hotels in Philadelphia
     
    The Independent
    907 reviews
    #36 of 86 hotels in Philadelphia
     
    AKA Rittenhouse Square
    121 reviews
    #57 of 86 hotels in Philadelphia
     
    Overview
    • Excellent71%
    • Very good22%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “wine hour” (179 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    4.5 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from Kimpton Hotel Palomar Philadelphia
    Special Offer: Book Early, Save More
    Hotel packages
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
    Residence Inn Philadelphia Center City
    745 reviews
    #38 of 86 hotels in Philadelphia
     
    Penn's View Hotel
    792 reviews
    #11 of 86 hotels in Philadelphia
     
    The Independent
    907 reviews
    #36 of 86 hotels in Philadelphia
     
    AKA Rittenhouse Square
    121 reviews
    #57 of 86 hotels in Philadelphia
     
    Rooms
    3 Sep4 Sep
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 9 partner sites to see rooms from US$ 293.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Philadelphia hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "2dcdc0c1decb466c8a1dc4e1341cdcf5", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1510002,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[78347399],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":3,"month":9,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":4,"month":9,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":293,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"2dcdc0c1decb466c8a1dc4e1341cdcf5","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":347,"lowestMetaPrice":293,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":347,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":347,"lowestMetaPrice":293,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":347,"hotelName":"Kimpton Hotel Palomar Philadelphia","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjJkY2RjMGMxZGVjYjQ2NmM4YTFkYzRlMTM0MWNkY2Y1IiwiQUlLIjoiZWE3YWYyNGM4MGQ5NDU1NDkzODFkNzA5NTEzZTg0ZmIifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "03/09/2017", "checkOut": "04/09/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$ 293", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"53957815":"TravelocityEWS","109281488":"HotelsCom2IB","65729065":"Hotwire","79491498":"CheapTicketsEWS","78347399":"PricelineIB","34389168":"BookingCom","78931608":"OrbitzEWS","32658220":"Expedia"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Turn Your Opinions into Points!
    Turn your opinions into JPMiles
    Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
    *You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
    JPMiles / Payback Arrow
    JPMiles / Payback Arrow
    50
    Reviews (2,561)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages
    There are newer reviews for Kimpton Hotel Palomar Philadelphia
    See the most recent reviews

    1,191 - 1,195 of 2,473 reviews

    Reviewed 10 January 2014

    In short, this hotel seems designed to ensure guests enjoy themselves in a way that its more corporate competitors do not. All the staff we encountered seemed genuinely friendly and operated efficiently, whilst always having time to chat with the guests. Touches like the free...More

    Thank onedsla
    Response from James_AdamsonPHL, General Manager at Kimpton Hotel Palomar PhiladelphiaResponded 15 January 2014

    Onedsla, We absolutely try our best to create a comfortable home away from home for our guest's. I'm so pleased to read you found that during your stay. Thank you for the great review. Look forward to having you back. Kind Regards, James

    Reviewed 9 January 2014

    It was a cold January day as I made my way down the wind-whipped streets of Philadelphia, heading toward the Hotel Palomar near Rittenhouse Square. From about half a block away, I saw the awning with Ben Franklin's friendly face and knew I was close....More

    Thank Hal T
    Response from James_AdamsonPHL, General Manager at Kimpton Hotel Palomar PhiladelphiaResponded 15 January 2014

    Dear Thisishal, Wish I was by the fireplace right now!! Thanks for such great feedback and recommendation. Hope to see you again soon, James

    Reviewed 9 January 2014

    It does not get any more "central location" than this hotel, yet the rooms are quiet and you cannot hear the noise of the city. The reception works very effectively: the place is busy (perhaps thanks to its aggressive marketing and advertising campaigns) but the...More

    2  Thank Dmitri K
    Response from James_AdamsonPHL, General Manager at Kimpton Hotel Palomar PhiladelphiaResponded 15 January 2014

    DmitriPortland_OR, Great tips! Keep in mind, if you ever find a better deal on a different website, give us a call! As long as we can see what you see, we'll match it. Thanks for taking the time to detail out your experience. We're glad...More

    Reviewed 9 January 2014

    I recently stayed at the Palomar for one night for business. I was given a great room with a fantastic view, but honestly, the most impressive part of the hotel was the service. The front desk staff provided really great service throughout my short stay....More

    Thank Labellhu
    Response from James_AdamsonPHL, General Manager at Kimpton Hotel Palomar PhiladelphiaResponded 14 January 2014

    Labellhu, Thanks for all the wonderful comments about our staff. I'll be sure to forward your review on to them. Glad you felt comfortable in our home. Hopefully we'll see you again next time you're in town. Cheers, James

    Reviewed 9 January 2014

    I really enjoyed my stay at the Palomar hotel over the Christmas 2013 holiday. The staff was great, the decor was fun, and the amenities down to the leopard print bath robe were awesome. Also really enjoyed the free WiFi, the hot chocolate, and the...More

    Thank RAR1126
    Response from James_AdamsonPHL, General Manager at Kimpton Hotel Palomar PhiladelphiaResponded 14 January 2014

    Rar1126, Thanks for staying with us over the Christmas Holiday. We're thrilled to hear you enjoyed your time in Philadelphia. Looking forward to having you back soon. Best, James

    Residence Inn Philadelphia Center City
    745 reviews
    #38 of 86 hotels in Philadelphia
     
    Penn's View Hotel
    792 reviews
    #11 of 86 hotels in Philadelphia
     
    The Independent
    907 reviews
    #36 of 86 hotels in Philadelphia
     
    AKA Rittenhouse Square
    121 reviews
    #57 of 86 hotels in Philadelphia
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    GreenLeadersPlatinum level
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 177 - US$ 493 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Green Hotel in Philadelphia
    • #3 Spa Hotel in Philadelphia
    • #3 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
    • #4 Luxury Hotel in Philadelphia
    • #5 Family Hotel in Philadelphia
    • #5 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 230
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Travelocity, Hotels.com, Expedia, Orbitz, Cheap Tickets, TripOnline SA, Cancelon, Priceline, Hotwire, HotelsforEveryone, getaroom.com and HotelQuickly so you can book your Kimpton Hotel Palomar Philadelphia reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Pennsylvania >
    • Philadelphia >
    • City Center West
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (639)
    Room & Suite (487)
    Dining (48)
    Hotel & Grounds (376)
    Bathroom (84)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Nearby
    The Independent
    907 reviews
    .64 km away
     
    AKA Rittenhouse Square
    121 reviews
    .17 km away
     
    Residence Inn Philadelphia Center City
    745 reviews
    .57 km away
     
    Penn's View Hotel
    792 reviews
    2.25 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Luke's Lobster Philadelphia
    223 reviews
    .03 km away
    Davio's
    657 reviews
    .07 km away
    Square 1682
    342 reviews
    .02 km away
    Dizengoff
    90 reviews
    .03 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    One Liberty Observation Deck
    568 reviews
    .19 km away
    Shops at Liberty Place
    62 reviews
    .14 km away
    Escape the Room Philly
    334 reviews
    .20 km away
    The Franklin Bar
    13 reviews
    .18 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    queenb1477
    27 July 2017|
    AnswerShow all 9 answers
    Response from Jessy4069 | Property representative |
    The Valet Parking charge is $50.00 per night. We also do occasionally have parking promotion packages where for a little higher nightly rate, you can get parking included! - Jessy Scott, Asst. GM
    1
    Vote
    maureen r
    12 June 2017|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from Jessy4069 | Property representative |
    We have a few sets of adjoining rooms in our building: King Deluxe & Queen Queen Deluxe Cityview King Deluxe & Cityview Queen Queen Deluxe Queen Deluxe & Deluxe 1 Bedroom Suites Cityview Queen Queen & The Presidential... More
    0
    Votes
    Michelle J
    28 April 2017|
    Answer
    Response from Jessy4069 | Property representative |
    Good Morning Michelle! Our building is the old Architects Building. While its a very cool converted building, we unfortunately don't have guestrooms with balconies or windows that can be opened. Let us know if you have... More
    1
    Vote
    Room Tips
    "Get a room on a high floor away from street traffic."
    Read review
    "We had a room on a lower level and it was just fine."
    Read review
    "Ask for a spa room"
    Read review
    "Higher floor offer much better views."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing