Sofitel Philadelphia at Rittenhouse Square

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Suite, 1 Bedroom, Corner (Prestige) | Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, desk
Suite, 1 Bedroom, Corner (Prestige) | Living area | 37-inch flat-screen TV with cable/satellite TV channels, TV
Suite, 1 Bedroom, Corner (Prestige) | Living area | 37-inch flat-screen TV with cable/satellite TV channels, TV
Room, 1 King Bed (Magnifique) | Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, desk

Overview of Sofitel Philadelphia at Rittenhouse Square

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Sofitel Philadelphia at Rittenhouse Square

4.5 star property
Luxury hotel with restaurant, near Rittenhouse Square

8.8/10 Fabulous

1,635 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Bathtub
Map
120 S 17th St, Philadelphia, PA, 19103
Main amenities
  • Restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • Internet in the lobby
  • Valet parking
  • Room service
  • 24-hour business centre
  • Conference centre
  • Business centre
  • 16 meeting rooms
  • UNESCO Sustainable Property
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Library
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bath and shower
  • Cable/satellite TV service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Coffee/tea maker

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Center City
  • Rittenhouse Square - 6 min walk
  • Pennsylvania Convention Center - 15 min walk
  • University of Pennsylvania - 16 min walk
  • Liberty Bell Center - 21 min walk
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art - 26 min walk
  • Temple University - 37 min walk
  • Reading Terminal Market - 7 min drive
  • Drexel University - 7 min drive
  • Independence Hall - 3 min drive
  • Eastern State Penitentiary - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) - 15 min drive
  • Blue Bell, PA (BBX-Wings Field) - 28 min drive
  • Philadelphia, PA (PNE-Northeast Philadelphia) - 29 min drive
  • Trenton, NJ (TTN-Mercer) - 43 min drive
  • Philadelphia, PA (ZFV-30th Street Rail Station) - 19 min walk
  • Philadelphia 30th St Station - 20 min walk
  • Philadelphia University City Station - 27 min walk
  • City Hall Station - 6 min walk
  • Walnut Locust Station - 8 min walk
  • 13th St. Station - 11 min walk

About this property

Sofitel Philadelphia at Rittenhouse Square

4.5-star luxury hotel revitalised in 2019 and located in the heart of Center City
Close to Rittenhouse Square and Pennsylvania Convention Center, Sofitel Philadelphia at Rittenhouse Square provides a library, dry cleaning/laundry services and a bar. The on-site restaurant, Liberte, features happy hour. In addition to a 24-hour business centre, guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
Other perks include:
  • Breakfast (surcharge), valet parking (surcharge) and a porter/bellboy
  • Smoke-free property, a lift and a front desk safe
  • Wedding services, tour/ticket information and a computer station
  • Guest reviews say great things about the helpful staff and proximity to shopping
Room features
All guest rooms at Sofitel Philadelphia at Rittenhouse Square have perks, such as premium bedding and climate-controlled air conditioning, as well as amenities, such as complimentary wireless Internet access and safes. Guest reviews speak positively of the overall comfort rooms at the property.
More conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Bathrooms with designer toiletries and separate baths/showers
  • 37-inch flat-screen TVs with cable channels
  • Coffee/tea makers, desks and phones

Languages

Belarusian, English, French, German, Italian, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Vietnamese

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels)
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 306 rooms
  • Arranged over 14 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 4:00 PM until 5:30 AM
  • Express check-in/out
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Up to 3 children (18 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets stay for free (up to 30 lbs)
  • Service animals welcome
  • Food and water bowls available

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • On-site valet parking (USD 59 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • To-go breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:00 AM–noon
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Private dining
  • Private picnics
  • Room service
  • Snack bar/deli

Travelling with children

  • Children stay free

Working away

  • 24-hour business centre
  • 16 meeting rooms
  • Computer station
  • Conference centre (16870 square feet of space)

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop

Facilities

  • Built in 2000
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Library

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Braille/raised signage
  • Lift
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Well-lit path to entrance

Languages

  • Belarusian
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Serbian
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 37-inch flat-screen TV
  • Cable/satellite TV channels
  • Films for purchase

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Premium bedding

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bath and shower
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Free local calls

Food and drink

  • Champagne service
  • Free bottled water

More

  • In-room safe

Special features

Dining

Liberte – This restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Happy hour is offered.
Chez Colette – This brasserie serves breakfast and brunch. Open daily.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key Eco-Rating Programme, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.
This property has signed the UNESCO Sustainable Travel Pledge.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Wired Internet access is available in guest rooms for USD 13.99 per day (rates may vary)
  • Wired Internet access is available in public areas for USD 13.99 per day (rates may vary)
  • Breakfast costs between USD 10 and USD 30 per person (approximately)

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for USD 25.0 per night

Pets

  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Pet deposit: USD 300 per stay

Parking

  • Valet parking costs USD 59 per night with in/out privileges

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels) guidelines.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).

Policies

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession

Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit on site.

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards and debit cards. Cash is not accepted.

This property reserves the right to pre-authorise the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

Also known as

Sofitel Philadelphia Hotel
Sofitel Philadelphia
Accor Philadelphia Hotel
Philadelphia Sofitel
Sofitel Philadelphia at Rittenhouse Square Hotel
Sofitel Philadelphia at Rittenhouse Square Philadelphia
Sofitel Philadelphia at Rittenhouse Square Hotel Philadelphia

Frequently asked questions

Does Sofitel Philadelphia at Rittenhouse Square offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Sofitel Philadelphia at Rittenhouse Square does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Sofitel Philadelphia at Rittenhouse Square?
As of 29 September 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Sofitel Philadelphia at Rittenhouse Square on 2 October 2022 start from €226, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Sofitel Philadelphia at Rittenhouse Square?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Sofitel Philadelphia at Rittenhouse Square?
Yes, pets stay for free, with a maximum weight of 30 lbs per pet. A deposit of USD 300 per stay is required. Service animals are exempt from fees. Food and water bowls are available.
Is parking offered on site at Sofitel Philadelphia at Rittenhouse Square?
Yes. Valet parking costs USD 59 per night.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Sofitel Philadelphia at Rittenhouse Square?
You can check in from 4:00 PM - 5:30 AM. Check-out time is noon. Express check-in and check-out are available.
Is there an on-site casino at Sofitel Philadelphia at Rittenhouse Square?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but SugarHouse Casino (5-min drive) and Harrah's Casino and Racetrack (21-min drive) are both nearby.
Are there restaurants at or near Sofitel Philadelphia at Rittenhouse Square?
Yes, there's an on-site restaurant, Liberte. Nearby restaurants include Rouge (3-min walk).
What's the area around Sofitel Philadelphia at Rittenhouse Square like?
Sofitel Philadelphia at Rittenhouse Square is in Center City, a short 6-minute walk from City Hall Station and 6 minutes' walk from Rittenhouse Square. Travellers say that the hotel is in a great location.

Overall score and ratings

8.8

Fabulous

9.1/10

Cleanliness

9.0/10

Staff & service

8.4/10

Amenities

8.9/10

Property conditions & facilities

8.6/10

Eco-friendliness

8/10 Very good

Anthony, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Luciano, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

William, 1-night business trip
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6/10 Good

Sahar, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Bruce, 3-night business trip
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2/10 Poor

This is my second time at Sofitel and unfortunately this time around we weren’t happy . Our toilet didn’t flush and we were not atleast given another room - there was hair in the tub and the remote didn’t work
Stephanie, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Anniversary weekend getaway
Exceptional service. Fantastic stay.
2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Michael, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Paul, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

michele, 1-night trip
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