Best Western Plus Independence Park Hotel - Philadelphia

235 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, United States, 19106-2813  show map
 3 stars
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Best Western Plus Independence Park Hotel - Philadelphia

 Internet

Wi-Fi in rooms

Paid Wi-Fi

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

The luxury Best Western Plus Independence Park is a decent example of a 4-star hotel in Philadelphia.

This hotel is situated 1.6km away from EgoPo Classic Theater, Merriam Theater and City Hall. The property is 350 meters away from Liberty 360, Independence Hall and Arden Theatre Company.

This hotel is set in a financial area next to banks and convention centers.

15 minutes by car from Philadelphia International airport.

Rooms

There are 35 non-smoking rooms fitted with a fireplace, LCD flat-screen TV, individual climate control, a writing desk and Wi-Fi. Other comforts include coffee/tea makers, a microwave and a fridge for self catering.

Eat

In the morning a free cold buffet breakfast is served.

Services

The hotel offers a lift, a vending machine and a safe deposit box for general needs and computers, a meeting room and a business center for corporate travelers.

Internet

High-speed internet access is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

public hotel parking is possible at a location nearby and the rate is USD 17 per day.

Year renovated   2012.  Number of rooms   36.

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Facilities

General

  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Vending machines
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Services

  • City shuttle service
  • Housekeeping
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Jacuzzi

Room facilities

  • Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave on request

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • Sound docking station
  • Free local telephone calls
  • Data ports
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 18 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

235 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, United States, 19106-2813

Get directions
City Center
  • Philadelphia
    1.7km
Airports
Train Stations
  • 30th Street Station
    3.2km
  • Philadelphia, PA Station
    3.3km
Bus stop
  • 13.5km
Restaurants
  • Amada (cuisine: Wine Bar, Tapas, Spanish)
    60 m
  • City Tavern (cuisine: American)
    190 m
Parks
  • Washington Square Park
    180 m
  • Penn's Landing
    180 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    36

Rooms and availability

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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Best Western Plus Independence Park Hotel - Philadelphia Philadelphia location
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    Hotel Address:

    235 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, United States, 19106-2813

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Philadelphia
      1.7km
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • 30th Street Station
      3.2km
    • Philadelphia, PA Station
      3.3km
    Bus stop
    • 13.5km
    Restaurants
    • Amada (cuisine: Wine Bar, Tapas, Spanish)
      60 m
    • City Tavern (cuisine: American)
      190 m
    Parks
    • Washington Square Park
      180 m
    • Penn's Landing
      180 m
    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-Out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2012
    • Number of rooms:
      36

    Best Western Plus Independence Park Hotel Location

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    • Betsy Ross House - 300 m
    • Lights of Liberty Inc - 400 m

    Historical sites

    • Carpenter's Historic Hall - 100 m
    • Old Original Bookbinders - 200 m
    • Christ Church - 200 m
    • Liberty Bell Center - 300 m
    • Phila Society For Preservation - 300 m
    • Women For Greater Philadelphia - 400 m
    • Phialadelphia Society-Prsrvtn - 500 m

    Museums

    • United American Indians - 100 m
    • American Interfaith Institute - 100 m
    • Theatre Alliance-Greater Phila - 100 m
    • Polish American Cultural Ctr - 100 m
    • Franklin Court - 100 m
    • Independence Seaport Museum - 400 m
    • Man Full of Trouble Tavern - 400 m
    • National Museum of Amer Jewish - 400 m
    • Elfreths Alley Museum - 500 m
    • Kent Atwater Museum - 500 m
    • Vox Populi - 500 m
    • Athanaeum-Philadelphia - 500 m
    • Fireman's Hall Museum - 500 m
    • Balch Institute For Ethnic - 500 m

    Parks

    Halls

    Universities, Institutes

    • Saunders College - 200 m
    • Saunders College Publications - 400 m
    • Center For Innovative Training - 600 m

    National Parks

    Local Attractions

    • City Hall - 1.6km
      Penn Square, Philadelphia
    • Fabric Workshop and Museum - 1.6km
      1214 Arch Street, Philadelphia
    • Avenue of the Arts - 1.6km
      Broad St., Philadelphia
    • Northern Liberties - 1.6km
      Philadelphia, PA
    • Masonic Temple - 1.6km
      1 North Broad Street, Philadelphia

    Near the hotel

    • Chemical Heritage Foundation - 80 m
      315 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia
    • New Hall Military Museum - 110 m
      320 Chestnut St, Philadelphia
    • Penn's Landing - 180 m
      On the Delaware River from Market St. to Lombard St., Philadelphia
    • Franklin Court - 200 m
      314-322 Market St., Philadelphia
    • Carpenters' Hall - 110 m
      320 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia
    • National Liberty Museum - 120 m
      321 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia
    • Washington Square Park - 180 m
      Walnut Street between Sixth and Seventh Streets, Philadelphia

    Restaurants Nearby

    • Amada - 60 m

      Address: 217-219 Chestnut St.
      Phone: 215 625 2450

      79% likes this, based on 485 reviews
      Cuisine: Wine Bar, Tapas, Spanish
      Price Range: CAD 7 - CAD 132

    • Buddakan - 140 m

      Address: 325 Chestnut St
      Phone: 215-574-9440

      84% likes this, based on 514 reviews
      Cuisine: Seafood, Asian, Pacific Rim, Eclectic

    • Tokyo Japanese Restaurant - 10 m

      Address: 124 Lombard Street
      Phone: 215 922 7181

      Cuisine: French, Thai, Japanese

    • City Tavern - 190 m

      Address: 138 S 2nd St
      Phone: 215-413-1443

      72% likes this, based on 805 reviews
      Cuisine: American
      Price Range: CAD 28 - CAD 40

    • Barra - 10 m

      Address: 237 Chestnut St

      58% likes this, based on 32 reviews
      Cuisine: American
      Price Range: CAD 39 - CAD 39

    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-Out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2012
    • Number of rooms:
      36

    Best Western Plus Independence Park Hotel Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Plus Independence Park Hotel

    Average guest rating

    8.2out of 10
    Excellent
    Based on 32 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Location
    8.8
    Rooms
    6.7
    Service
    8.3
    Value
    9.0
    Dining
    6.0

    Individual guest reviews

    • Group of friends
      9.2

      Staffs were awesome - super friendly! Breakfast was included & there were so many great restaurants around this hotel. Plus Jim's Steaks was close so we got to try the best cheesesteak in Philly! The internet worked fast & free. Basically, this hotel was close to everything. We loved it.

      The only two things I didn't like about this hotel were not having many tv channels & the coffee machine was broken.

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      Location was stunning and olde world charm delightful

    • Older travelers
      4.6

      Location

      We had a problem with the room. We did get a different room, but did not recieve any contact from the manager at all about our concerns. No offer of discount, etc. Also after walking all day in the heat, we went to call the elevator, and it was being held by the cleaning staff. The elevator finally comes, and the staff holds it to talk to another staff. We used the stairs. The room was expensive and we're waiting for the elevator????. See the problems here??

    • Couple
      10.0

      Great location and staff very very friendly and helpful. the best hotel in the states we have been to so far

    • Single
      7.4

      It's around the corner from the subway and has many restaurants in the area. I went for the Philadelphia marathon and the bus was right around the corner, which took you to the start line.

      The price was high for the size and quality of the room.

    • Older travelers
      7.8

      Centrally located close to the visitor centre and all the tourist sights. The warm welcome on check-in and the goodie bag.

      Public parking which is $19 for 24 hours and 5 minute walk from the hotel.

    • Older travelers
      9.6

      I liked the all around comfort, warmth and friendliness of staff, especially at reception and there willingness to assist at all times, breakfasts, afternoon teas/coffees, and an evening wine reception, and the excellent location for visiting historic part of Philadelphia. Woule highly recommend.

      Would have liked more variety of breads at breakfast and a faster toaster! (Minor).

    • Couple
      9.2

      The hotel is great. So is the location, just in the historic heart of Philadelphia. The rooms are beautiful, nice decorated and clean. The breakfast is diverse, with fresh fruits, delicious pastry, and lots of other good choices. The staff is helpful and well informed.

      We didn't like the fact that a parking that cost 19$/day was recommended to us and we took it as granted (we thought that were the prices for the city so we accepted it), while just next to it was another parking, that we saw later, cheaper than the first one. I consider they could at least tell their customers this fact.

    • Older travelers
      6.2

      It's location.

      I was awakened at 5 am with a wakeup call that I didn't request. I guess it was for the person who stayed in that room before me. It was very annoying -

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Best Western Plus Independence Park Hotel - Philadelphia Philadelphia location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    235 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, United States, 19106-2813

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Philadelphia
      1.7km
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • 30th Street Station
      3.2km
    • Philadelphia, PA Station
      3.3km
    Bus stop
    • 13.5km
    Restaurants
    • Amada (cuisine: Wine Bar, Tapas, Spanish)
      60 m
    • City Tavern (cuisine: American)
      190 m
    Parks
    • Washington Square Park
      180 m
    • Penn's Landing
      180 m
    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-Out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2012
    • Number of rooms:
      36
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