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Located in University City within a short walk of University of Pennsylvania, Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel is within 2 miles (3 km) of other popular sights such as Philadelphia Zoo. This 3.5-star hotel welcomes guests with 332 rooms and conveniences like free in-room WiFi, a fitness center, and a 24-hour business center. Located in central Philadelphia, the hotel is also near Liberty Bell Center and Independence Hall.


Enjoy a bite to eat at the hotel's restaurant, or relax with a drink at the bar/lounge. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with room service. For your convenience, breakfast is available for a fee.


All of Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel's 332 air-conditioned rooms provide coffee makers, free weekday newspapers, and free local calls. Guests can expect 37-inch flat-screen TVs with cable channels and pay movies, along with free WiFi and wired Internet. Pillowtop beds sport premium bedding and bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Ironing boards and desks are other standard amenities.

Property features

Guests of Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel enjoy a fitness center, free WiFi in public areas, and conference space. Self parking is available for USD 25 per night. The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Additional amenities include a 24-hour business center, a seasonal outdoor pool, and a computer station.


  • Walking distance to University of Pennsylvania
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Fitness center

Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel

3549 Chestnut St. Philadelphia PA 19104

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Adjacent to the University of Pennsylvania, the 20-story Sheraton University City hotel is 2.5 miles from Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell. A sixth-floor outdoor, seasonal pool offers pleasant views of the University City neighborhood, and express check-in and check-out are available. Wireless Internet access is complimentary in the lobby area.

Overnight guests receive complimentary access to the 24-hour fitness center. Other hotel amenities include a restaurant, bar/lounge, and room service. Garage parking is available for a surcharge.

Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel is entirely smoke-free.

  • Fitness facilities 
  • Concierge services 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Express check-out 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Restaurant 
  • Conference space 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Express check-in 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of floors - 20 
  • Wedding services 
  • Computer station 
  • Total number of rooms - 332 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 10 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Year Built 1975 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Television in common areas 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel offers 332 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and complimentary weekday newspapers. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. 37-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Pay movies 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Desk 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 

Where to Eat

Sang Kee Noodle House - Restaurant has a bar and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Room Service - Available from early morning until late evening.

Nearby Things to Do

A seasonal, outdoor pool with views of the surrounding area is located on the sixth floor.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets allowed
  • Dogs only
  • 1 per room (up to 80 lb)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: USD 30 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 25 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Refrigerator fee: USD 25.00 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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We should mention

Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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