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    The Franklin Hotel at Independence Park

    401 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106
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    • Excellent55%
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    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    “great location” (342 reviews)
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    Reviewed yesterday

    This hotel, now under Marriott management, has been undergoing renovation for some time, with the aim of turning it into a more modern-style. That style does not really fit in this colonial-era neighborhood, but, at any rate, the hotel rooms are rather worn and shabby,...More

    Thank Bahia123
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I booked this hotel through my corporate travel site after my normal Philadelphia hotel was sold out. I was excited to check out a new part of town and the Franklin Hotel was dubbed "luxury" so I thought I would be in good hands. Everyone...More

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    Response from jimbopolo, Front Office Manager at The Franklin Hotel at Independence ParkResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your feedback. As we completely renovate an almost 30 year old former Omni Hotel we have advised all Marriott websites of the areas effected , times of work and noise and what is closed. Sometimes third party websites block the pop-ups that...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The Franklin is located adjacent to the Liberty Bell and Independence Park. It's nicely appointed and seems to be well maintained. The room had the expected amenities. I did find out that if you sleep in a little, you could experience a cold shower. Early...More

    Thank Susan T
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Our one night stay was our worst hotel experience -possibly ever. The hotel is dark and run down despite its location in a great and historic part of Phili. Our room was on the 2nd floor and between the noise from street traffic and the...More

    Thank Pam S
    Response from jimbopolo, Front Office Manager at The Franklin Hotel at Independence ParkResponded 3 weeks ago

    Sorry to hear you did not enjoy your stay with us. Thank you for your feedback. Sincerely, Jim

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The Franklin Hotel in Independence Square is walking distance from all of the historical sights: independence Hall, Liberty Bell, Ben Franklin Museum etc. The room was very nice and comfortable. The best thing about the Franklin hotel was the outstanding service. Everyone we dealt with...More

    Thank hmlbl
    Response from jimbopolo, Front Office Manager at The Franklin Hotel at Independence ParkResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for your stellar review. Sincerely, Jim

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    • US$148 - US$1,142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    27 July 2017|
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    Response from Luvs2go | Reviewed this property |
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    I used Valet that allowed you to access car without additional fees.
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    Response from jimbopolo | Property representative |
    Take the airport line from the airport to Jefferson Station 10th and Market. The Market L is available there to 5th and Market. The hotel is 2 blocks away one to Chestnut and down chestnut a block to 4th
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    "The rooms were quiet with not much outside or hallway noise."
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    "Chestnut St side of hotel has great views"
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    "don't book 312 - no view. Ask if under construction and room views."
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    "Choose something with a view of Independence Park and on a high floor to avoid street noise."
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