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The Rittenhouse Hotel

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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“library bar”(45 reviews)
“la croix”(19 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Reviewed 8 January 2015

Love a lot about this grande dame hotel(great location, doormen, front desk, wait staff), but there are a few areas that need attention: breakfast quality needs a major upgrade in ingredient quality. In addition, turndown has become ho-hum and inconsistent: we all love a chocolate...More

1  Thank eatplaylove
Response from Reginald A, General Manager at The Rittenhouse HotelResponded 9 January 2015

Thank you for your visit and timely comments. I am happy to say that we are rolling out our new breakfast menu next week that will feature several new items and signature dishes. Please let us know your preferred time for turn down and we...More

Reviewed 1 January 2015

This was our 5th stay at The Rittenhouse Hotel and once again it did not disappoint. We had a beautiful room with a beautiful park view. For a special holiday treat there was peppermint hot chocolate in the lobby. Breakfast at Lacroix was delicious also....More

Thank jojoruss
Response from Reginald A, General Manager at The Rittenhouse HotelResponded 5 January 2015

Great to have you back with us over the holidays. We wish you the very best and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 11 December 2014

This is the best hotel. Period. The staff are incredibly accommodating and helpful but in a friendly, comfortable way. Rooms are quiet and well appointed. Free wifi that is fast. Linens are top notch--robes, slippers, free shoe polishing, nice chocolates on the pillow, free,excellent coffee...More

2  Thank StlAlison
Response from Reginald A, General Manager at The Rittenhouse HotelResponded 12 December 2014

Thank you Alison, We are very proud of our new health club which contains the pool, sun deck and sits next to our spa and salon. As an urban retreat, The Rittenhouse is a wonderful spot for business or pleasure. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 9 December 2014

We booked through AMEX and received special amenities which were lovely since we had driven and could use their late checkout. The hotel is in a perfect location. You are part of city living and spending time in a 5 star hotel. We were upgraded...More

1  Thank Gail K
Response from Reginald A, General Manager at The Rittenhouse HotelResponded 11 December 2014

We appreciate your review and recommendation to others. Thank you for making The Rittenhouse your choice for your stay. Your comment on the HVAC is taken to heart and we are taking steps to address any equipment needs hotel wide. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 9 December 2014

We stayed at the Rittenhouse for a family event. The hotel is beautiful and wonderfully located, but there were some issues. We attended the event on Saturday morning and when we returned to the hotel at 2 PM our room had not been made up....More

Thank AltGol
Response from Reginald A, General Manager at The Rittenhouse HotelResponded 11 December 2014

I am truly sorry that your housekeeping and billing experience were so disappointing. This is clearly not representative of us as we strive to provide seamless service daily to every guest. We would welcome the opportunity to have you return to The Rittenhouse for a...More

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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Spa
Pool
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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US$ 386 - US$ 583 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Philadelphia
#1 Spa Hotel in Philadelphia
#2 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
#2 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
#3 Family Hotel in Philadelphia
#7 Green Hotel in Philadelphia
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 386 - US$ 583 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Philadelphia
#1 Spa Hotel in Philadelphia
#2 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
#2 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
#3 Family Hotel in Philadelphia
#7 Green Hotel in Philadelphia
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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FreeToRoamAgain
17 November 2017|
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Response from RArchambault | Property representative |
Taxis are readily available to and from PHL at a flat rate of $28.50 plus tip to Center City. This is by far the most convenient and timely way to get to and from the airport. The ride to The Rittenhouse is about 20... More
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crlauman
1 November 2017|
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30th Street Station is a 5-7 minute cab or Uber ride to the hotel, or 10-15 minute walk. Suburban Station is a 10 minute walk.
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CandP2014
23 September 2017|
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Response from RArchambault | Property representative |
We have 7 room types that actually connect and many that share the same entry alcove, while still remaining individual rooms. Either one of these would be an option for you. Please contact us directly at 215-546-9000 or... More
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"Reserve a room overlooking Rittenhouse Square"
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"Double queen rooms are good for families"
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"Ask for room overlooking park."
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