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City House Hostel Philadelphia

Traveller (40)
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“common room”(6 reviews)
“bunk beds”(4 reviews)
“live onsite”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast included
Rooftop Bar
1 Star Hotel
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All reviewscommon roombunk bedslive onsitenightly happy hourpleasant place to staychrist churchold citybars and restaurantsmarket streetliberty belllocation is greatthe rooms were nicefew blocksthree nightsnight stayother guestsindependence hall
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’m not sure how to feel about this place. Staff is nice and friendly but that’s their only good point in my opinion. They have a no shoes policy which would be great if they ever cleaned the floor which looks like they don’t. The...More

Thank Eloy B
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for only one night, but I really liked the place atmosphere. The hostel is pretty small but thats exactly why I liked it. The staff is very welcoming, there is always activities happening. The night i went they were having a free salsa...More

Thank Mohamedelsabaa
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

I stayed here for one night on my trip to Philadelphia. If you are on your own or in a group this place is great! You can walk to almost anywhere in the city from here. There is a sofa area with a TV, books...More

Thank Ellie P
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

I spent 2 nights in Philadelphia and it was awesome the staff was super nice everything was clean and it was really cozy and nice. A specially the fact that you have to take of your shoes in the front makes you feel even more...More

Thank Klaratie
Reviewed 16 September 2017

My trip to Philly was made twice as amazing thanks to the staff and fun guests of this hostel. If you're looking for a peaceful place to stay, where you can keep to yourself or get work done, then this is not the right hostel...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Price range
US$ 22 - US$ 114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$ 22 - US$ 114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (40)
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Dining (1)
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Hung Cuong T
27 December 2016|
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Response from Theresa O | Reviewed this property |
yes mice- we stayed there last October and chocolate was gnawed through in a suitcase!
Jim N
9 September 2016|
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Response from Canuck2011_11 | Reviewed this property |
Area seemed safe to us. We walked everywhere but we were not out past about 7 pm
Room Tips
"Ask staff for earplugs, in case you have noisy room-mates or snorers as we did"
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"I stayed in an 8 bed dorm - quiet and near to washrooms."
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"book in advance due to prime location"
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"Get a bed by the window hostel overlooks Christ Church"
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