Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel ★★★

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Check-in: Mar 5, 2016 Check-out: Mar 6, 2016
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Conveniently located within walking distance to the University of Pennsylvania and Drexel University campuses, the Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel is a favorite for visiting parents and academia. Amenities include a heated outdoor pool and sundeck, a 24-hour fitness center, an on-site restaurant and lounge and a business center. The nonsmoking guest rooms provide an in-room desktop computer with complimentary Internet access. The hotel also provides an on-site gift shop, florist and car rental desk.



The 20-story Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel has 332 nonsmoking guest rooms and suites with either one king-sized or two double beds. All rooms provide Sheraton Sweet Sleeper beds featuring plush-top mattresses, triple-sheeting, fleece blankets, duvets and down pillows. Other amenities include an in-room computer with complimentary high-speed Internet access and free Internet-based printing. Rooms also include desks with ergonomic chairs; complimentary weekday newspapers; televisions with premium channels, pay movies and video games (fees apply); and coffee-makers.

Property features

The hotel lobby features the Link@Sheraton, a social space and connectivity hub where guests can go online at complimentary PC workstations, watch television or borrow a magazine or newspaper. An on-site Asian restaurant and lounge serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. The Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel is dog-friendly, offering Sweet Sleeper dog beds for its four-legged guests.


  • Convenient location between University of Pennsylvania and Drexel University and close to subway and train stations
  • Well-equipped fitness center with machines providing touch screens with MP3 connection and an interactive heart-rate system
  • Outdoor pool and sundeck with views of the city skyline
  • In-room desktop computers provided with complimentary high-speed Internet access and free printing
  • On-site Enterprise car rental


Nearby attractions

  • University of Pennsylvania (across the street)
  • Drexel University (0.2 mi/0.3 km)
  • Historic District (2 mi/3.2 km)
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art (2 mi/3.2 km)
  • Pennsylvania Convention Center (2.3 mi/3.7 km)
  • Professional Sports/Concert Venues (6 mi/9.7 km)


  • 10,000 square feet of event space
  • Audio/Visual equipment
  • Event catering
  • Business center and services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • High-speed Internet access


  • SEPTA Subway 34th Street Station (0.2 mi/0.3 km)
  • Amtrak 30th Street Station (0.7 mi/1.1 km)
  • Greyhound Bus Terminal (2 mi/3.2 km)
  • Philadelphia International Airport (9.2 mi/14.8 km)



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  • Free Wi-Fi in Room
  • Pool
  • Non Smoking


  • Air conditioned
  • Non Smoking
  • Pet friendly
  • Free local telephone calls


  • Pool
  • Exercise gym


  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Coffee maker in room


  • Guest laundromat
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Wake-up service
  • In-Room Safe
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Car rental desk
  • Audio visual equipment
  • Florist


  • Free Wi-Fi in Room


  • Parking


  • Accessible facilities
  • Wheel chair access


  • Television with cable
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Hairdryer in room
  • Temperature control
  • Iron
  • Smoke detectors

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Nearby points of interest

University of Pennsylvania 0.2 mi
The Palestra 0.3 mi
Penn Museum 0.4 mi
Mutter Museum 0.9 mi
Philadelphia Museum of Art 1 mi
Rosenbach Museum and Library 1.1 mi
The Franklin Institute 1.1 mi
Rodin Museum 1.2 mi
The Barnes Foundation 1.2 mi
Philadelphia Zoo 1.4 mi
Rittenhouse Square 1.4 mi
Cathedral Basilica of SS. Peter and Paul 1.4 mi
Walnut Street Theatre 1.4 mi
Eastern State Penitentiary 1.4 mi
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts 1.6 mi
Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts 1.6 mi
Masonic Temple 1.6 mi
Please Touch Museum 1.9 mi
Liberty Bell Center 2.3 mi
Independence Hall 2.4 mi
National Constitution Center 2.4 mi
National Museum of American Jewish History 2.4 mi
Christ Church 2.4 mi
Independence National Historical Park 2.6 mi
Liacouras Center 2.6 mi
Arden Theatre Company 2.7 mi
Fireman's Hall 2.7 mi
Citizens Bank Park 3.7 mi
Wells Fargo Center 3.9 mi
Veterans Stadium 4 mi
Lincoln Financial Field 4 mi
Philadelphia Cruise Terminal 5.8 mi
Morris Arboretum 9.6 mi
Franklin Field 2,455.5 mi
Hagan Arena 3,716.6 mi

Hotel Policies

  • Check-in: 03:00 PM
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

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Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Mar 5, 2016 Check-out: Mar 6, 2016