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Delaware
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Honestly I wasn't sure what to expect when we room but I went forward with the reservation after reading reviews on Trip Advisor. I was very happy with our staY and so.glad we chose this hotel. Our room was clean and the beds were comfortable. We were close to the ice machine so we did hear that early in the...

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Rodeway2015, Manager at Rodeway Inn Center City, responded to this review

I wanted to take a moment and thank you for leaving a post on trip advisor after your stay at the Rodeway Inn Center City Philadelphia. As hospitality professionals here at the Rodeway Inn we are constantly trying to see how we can better serve our guests. When someone takes the time to leave a comment, good or bad, we...

Morristown
Reviewed 17 August 2015

The Center City Rodeway Inn property has become a favorite and regular destination for me when I travel to Philadelphia. The staff entertains requests ahead when registering (use Choice.Com). The team is pleasant, supportive, resourceful, and CONSISTENT! The rooms are updated and very comfortable for me as a single traveler. Thanks to all: Micheal, Brian, William, and Matt, at the...

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Rodeway2015, Manager at Rodeway Inn Center City, responded to this review

I wanted to take a moment and thank you for leaving a post on trip advisor after your stay at the Rodeway Inn Center City Philadelphia. As hospitality professionals here at the Rodeway Inn we are constantly trying to see how we can better serve our guests. When someone takes the time to leave a comment, good or bad, we...

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 17 August 2015

It could of been just my room or maybe all the rooms next to alley. I could hear everything that was going on outside and the a/c that far back was pretty terrible. My bathroom outside my room was a closet, the fixtures were loose and the bathtub didn't drain. Great staff tho.

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Rodeway2015, Manager at Rodeway Inn Center City, responded to this review

I wanted to take a moment and thank you for leaving a post on trip advisor after your stay at the Rodeway Inn Center City Philadelphia. As hospitality professionals here at the Rodeway Inn we are constantly trying to see how we can better serve our guests. When someone takes the time to leave a comment, good or bad, we...

Bethlehem
Reviewed 12 August 2015

The Rodeway Inn Center City is what I believe to be a "well kept secret". Small but yet very efficient. Room size was very comfortable with all the expected amenities of a larger hotel. The desk staff was extremely courteous and friendly making us feel like part of a family. I anticipate staying there several more times while my wife...

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Rodeway2015, Manager at Rodeway Inn Center City, responded to this review

I wanted to take a moment and thank you for leaving a post on trip advisor after your stay at the Rodeway Inn Center City Philadelphia. As hospitality professionals here at the Rodeway Inn we are constantly trying to see how we can better serve our guests. When someone takes the time to leave a comment, good or bad, we...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 9 August 2015

Location is good. Staff needs to improve their customer service and be more friendly. Also, if staff recommends a service such as coordinating airport shuttle they should be proactive and ensure that those arrangements are happening. We requested the service per the hotels recommendation and the shuttle was late and called the hotel to say they weren't picking us up....

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RodeWayCC, Guest Relations Manager at Rodeway Inn Center City, responded to this review

I am very sorry to hear that you experienced such unusual circumstances and inconveniences during your most recent stay with us, especially that we were not able to address the issues and misunderstandings right away. It is disheartening to hear that you encountered such a difficult situation due to an error, of no fault of your own and especially disappointed...

St. Gallen, Switzerland
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Very friendly, clean, best location and good price. If you are looking for a affordable place to stay in downtown Philly, the Rodeway in is a very good choice! Brian, the Mamager at the front desk was the nicest and most competent guy i've met during my trip.

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Rodeway2015, Manager at Rodeway Inn Center City, responded to this review

I wanted to take a moment and thank you for leaving a post on TripAdvisor after your stay at the Rodeway Inn Center City Philadelphia. As hospitality professionals here at the Rodeway Inn we are constantly trying to see how we can better serve our guests. When someone takes the time to leave a comment, good or bad, we use...

Wilmington, Delaware
Reviewed 3 August 2015

While there have been significate cosmetic upgrades to the building, the room was pretty much the same. The bathroom layout was odd with the rocking toilet right outside the walk in shower. The few towels in the room looked like they were several years old, mostly thread bare.

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RodeWayCC, Guest Relations Manager at Rodeway Inn Center City, responded to this review

Thank you so much for raising these concerns to us. We will definitely look into the towel issue you mentioned and rest assured that this will be worked on immediately. We value your comments and we will see to it that the layout is reviewed for functionality. We do hope that you’ll still consider staying with us despite of these...

Greenville, South Carolina
Reviewed 1 August 2015

Overall, the people who work here made our stay enjoyable. The room that we stayed in is a one bedroom and surprisingly it has all what we need for a very cheap price. The location itself is wonderful as it is easily accessible to go from your hotel to a destination spot.

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RodeWayCC, Guest Relations Manager at Rodeway Inn Center City, responded to this review

Thank you so much for appreciating our efforts of providing you with a great hotel experience. Our staff is very happy of your recognition of their hard work and we are so glad to know that we were able to provide you with the best service that you deserve. We do hope to see you and your family again soon...

nj
Reviewed 1 August 2015

great location, my husband was working at town hall and could walk there in five minutes,I could walk to all the great Philly sights also, not alot of restaurants close but if you make a right out of the front door there some Irish pubs and to the left some ethnic restaurants, room was small but fine

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RodeWayCC, Guest Relations Manager at Rodeway Inn Center City, responded to this review

We are so glad to know that our location gives you easy access to other places nearby. We hope that we were able to serve you well and that our location helped you save time and money traveling. We do hope that you’ll choose to stay with us again in the future and we do hope to see you soon.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 30 July 2015

The location is great but the hotel needs work. Yes it is an old building, but cleanliness and repair is something Choice Hotels expect. The other issue deals with parking. The public lot is across the street which is not a problem. Two different lobby attendants told us parking was included in the motel charge and it was good until...

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RodeWayCC, Guest Relations Manager at Rodeway Inn Center City, responded to this review

We are very sorry about the miscommunication that happened during your stay with us. We will definitely discuss this with our staff and rest assured that this will be prevented from happening again. We recognize that there are things that we can improve on and we would like to assure you that we are working on implementing such improvements soon....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
New flat screen HDTVs and personal Keurig coffee makers in all rooms! We offer reasonably priced, straightforward accommodations with updated in-room amenities, right in the heart of the city! Our property is within short walking distance of many local attractions and business centers including but not limited to: The Pennsylvania Convention Center, Independence Hall, The Liberty Bell Center, The Franklin Institute, The National Constitution Center, Liberty Place, Jefferson Hospital, University of Penn Hospital, Walnut Street Theater, numerous eateries. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rodeway Inn Center City

Address: 1208 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5401
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Philadelphia
Price Range: RM456 - RM1,135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Rodeway Inn Center City 2*
Number of rooms: 44
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Also Known As:
Rodeway Inn Center City Hotel Philadelphia
Rodeway Inn Philadelphia
Philadelphia Rodeway Inn
Hotel Style:
#33 Family Hotel in Philadelphia
#38 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
#45 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
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“Probably best to be on a higher floor to avoid street noise.”
 of 5 bubbles Max_from_NY, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“It's nice having a room with a street view, but windows are not well insulated at all.”
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“Noise on Level 4”
 of 5 bubbles bakarrk, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Hotel built in late 1800's. Lots of history. Comfortable rooms, neat and clean. Staff very helpful.”
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“The room I had was great. I stayed near the back of the hotel. There was no outside noise.”
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