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New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

PROS: very comfortable clean rooms. Location is convenient. Great for touristy stuff: Reading Terminal Market (3-minute walk), Liberty Bell Center (11-minute walk), Independence Hall (11-minute walk) and more. There is also a swimming pool and fitness center, which are good. CONS: the parking was insane. No place to park so you have to pay the hotel $50, OR you can... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed here one night for business. The hotel is very centrally located with access to all kinds of public transportation. The staff could not have been nicer. The room was updated and extremely clean. I did not order food from the hotel but it looked like it had a lot of options available for guests. The concierge was very... More 

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Sacramento, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Marriott Downtown is centrally located and very convenient from the Convention Center. The hotel is enormous and also hosts conferences itself, which can make your stay quite crazy if your visit falls on convention/ conference week. The rooms however are very nice and I certainly enjoyed my stay (which was associated with a conference, hence was even more convenient).... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

None of the food was restocked during breakfast. The staff was fighting with each other. It was brought to the attention of the staff in the morning and then brought up again. Nothing was done to correct this. I included photos to show.

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Barbara F, Executive Guest Experience Liaison at Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to comment about your stay at our hotel. We were sorry to hear we were not able to make a more positive impression of our hotel during your stay as our customer service in usually one of our strongest qualities. Your comments will be used to make improvements moving forward. We do appreciate your... More 

Pittsford, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Philadelphia Marriott Downtown right in the heart of Central City is a very large hotel and is conviently located with access to many restaurants, shopping areas and historic attractions. The workout room is large enough for its many guests and there is also a 24 x 7 (minus holidays) FedEx Office store located off the lobby as well as... More 

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Palo Alto
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7 hotel reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was conveniently located, especially since I was attending a conference at the Convention Center. There was a bridge attaching the hotel to the Convention Center, so that made things easier. It's in a convenient part of town for sight seeing as well, near the Reading Terminal Market and a few blocks from the Historic Center. I thought it... More 

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New York, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a busy place right in the heart of downtown. We needed two rooms but couldn't get them anywhere near each other. So, make sure to request that early if it's something you need. Also, there is a self-park place directly across the street that is cheaper and quicker than their valet.

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Barbara F, Executive Guest Experience Liaison at Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your comments regarding your recent stay at our hotel. Every process put in place is aimed at providing you with an unforgettable hotel experience. We were sorry to learn that we fell short of your expectations. We appreciate the opportunity to benefit from your feedback and your comments will be used in... More 

Cleveland OH, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent hotel, rooms, service, and location. Average conference accommodations due to limited wi-fi connectivity, climate control issues, little to no seating on conference floors for break time. I stayed at this hotel because it was the national conference host, so I can't speak to doing any research and deciding on this location; I just booked it. Speaking of location: it's... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is probably my favorite Marriott in the United States. The staff at this hotel is incredible. The front desk staff is extremely friendly and were quick to upgrade my room as a Marriott Rewards Gold Elite member. I place a great deal of importance in room upgrades and honoring my profile setting of a high floor room without having... More 

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Allen, Nebraska
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

We attended the American Speech and Hearing Conference. Almost 17,000 people were in attendance, and the entire area was a madhouse. The hotel is attached to the convention center, and many of the meetings were actually in the hotel. The rooms were all clean and well maintained; check in was rapid and easy; the concierge was exceptional. The entire staff... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Adjacent to the Pennsylvania Convention Center and 8 blocks from Independence Hall, this Center City Philadelphia hotel is ideally located near dining, shopping, business, & cultural attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Philadelphia Marriott Downtown

Address: 1201 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2817
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia > City Center East
Price Range: RM585 - RM1,420 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Philadelphia Marriott Downtown 3.5*
Number of rooms: 1408
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Also Known As:
Philadelphia Marriott Downtown Hotel Philadelphia
Marriott Philadelphia
Hotel Style:
#31 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
#33 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
#35 Family Hotel in Philadelphia
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“all rooms are equally comfortable”
 of 5 bubbles cyncynx11, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Upper levels have great views”
 of 5 bubbles JoeKupe, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on quiet zone floors are not quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles GMan61, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“do not stay here.”
 of 5 bubbles josyg, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Old wing rooms are more spacious but beware - very far from main lobby. Don't stay in this wing if you have mobility issues!”
 of 5 bubbles bornnorb, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
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