The Rittenhouse neighborhood is the ritziest commercial area of Philadelphia. Read Culture Trip’s guide to the best hotels in and around Rittenhouse, Philadelphia.
Hotel Palomar Philadelphia
While every Kimpton hotel offers a distinct story, The Hotel Palomar is unique, with its theme of ‘Art in Motion.’ The stunning art deco design adds to the grandeur of the landmark 1929 building, with modern boutique accents. Accommodations include in-room spa treatments and 24-hour fitness center wtih state of the art equipment, yoga mats, earphones and personal trainers upon request. Guests can take advantage of their evening wine offerings and then relax with warm, modern rooms, and keep in mind the hotel is also pet-friendly.
Address & phone number: 117 S 17th St Philadelphia, PA 19103 215-563-5006
The Rittenhouse Hotel
The Rittenhouse Hotel
Located on the square, The Rittenhouse Hotel is filled with old school glamour and charm. Hotel rooms are spacious and elegant, measuring between 450 and 600 square feet with stunning marble bathrooms and plush beds with pillow-top mattresses and duvets. Specialty features include overnight shoe shining and spa packages. Although the stay is pricey, the fine dining at their Lacroix Restaurant is well worth the splurge.
Address & phone number: 210 W Rittenhouse Sq Philadelphia, PA 19103 215-546-9000
The Sofitel Hotel of Philadelphia introduces a blend of French flair and American style. Each room features modern amenities and chic modern furniture. With 370 square foot suites and a feathertop SoBed, they also offer a fully stocked minibar and French bath amenities. The hotel is a favorite for business meetings and, although it offers no spa packages or amenities, its prime location to some of the best shopping and sites in Philadelphia. Rooms start from $150 a night.
Address & phone number: 120 S 17th St Philadelphia, PA 19103 215-569-8300
Rittenhouse 1715 is a quaint, sophisticated bed & breakfast by the park. The boutique hotel features a cozy but refined, homelike environment that offers a la carte and continental breakfast options in its cozy dining area. Several different themed suites and standard rooms are offered, with huge floor to ceiling windows that give you a charming view of the cozy Rittenhouse corners. The fresh breakfast is a hidden gem among the other large hotels in the area. Enjoy tea time and happy hour with glasses of wine in the parlor area; it’s especially romantic during the holidays.
Address & phone number: 1715 Rittenhouse Sq Philadelphia, PA 19103 215-546-6500
The Radisson Blu Warwick
The iconic hotel is listed on the National Register of Historical places, but that doesn’t mean it’s past it. The chic hotel features 301 fashion-inspired rooms, boutique interiors and edgy designs. Here, guests will find relaxing spa treatments and a 2,000 square foot fitness center. The hotel’s restaurant, The Prime Rib, is a classy throwback to the 1940s and succulent cuts of meat and fresh seafoods. Nightly live music and elegantly-crafted cocktails make for a relaxing evening as you sink into those leather back chairs.
Address & phone number: 220 S 17th St Philadelphia, PA 19103 215-735-6000