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    The Franklin Hotel at Independence Park

    401 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2425
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          US$169
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          Overview
          • Excellent53%
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          • Average9%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible2%
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          “great location” (330 reviews)
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          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          The hotel would be beautiful if the rooms were maintained better. It really needs a make over. In our room the wall paper was ripped and the window sheers had holes in them. The shower curtain had mold on the bottom of it. But the...More

          Thank Maria C
          Response from jimbopolo, Front Office Manager at The Franklin Hotel at Independence Park

          Thank you for the helpful feedback. The hotel will under a full renovation starting June 1st 2017

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          The Hotel is not clean and the employees should work on their attitude. Not a good choice for me; I use Marriott hotels quite often but this one does not meet the standard. For my next stay I would look for another option in the...More

          1  Thank GeneralmanagerFi
          Response from jimbopolo, Front Office Manager at The Franklin Hotel at Independence Park

          So disappointed to hear such a harsh review. I apologize for any shortcomings. Unable to investigate without an particular detail.

          Reviewed 15 April 2017

          I checked into The Franklin and was given a room with ripped curtain and peeling wallpaper. I asked for a different room and was given a room with an even larger rip in the curtain, peeling wallpaper, and a blocked sink. I had to brush...More

          Thank marybeth b
          Response from jimbopolo, Front Office Manager at The Franklin Hotel at Independence Park

          I apologize for the short comings you mentioned. We will check to see what rooms you might have been checked into with first name Marybeth. A dirty shower curtain liner is easily changed and I apologized the housekeeper missed this in the bathroom cleaning. Peeling...More

          Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

          Just home after a week road trip that ended with 3 nights at The Franklin. Let me say the employees are fantastic but their hands are tied. This hotel has the hardest beds I have ever encountered on a trip. I suffer with back problems...More

          1  Thank Robin K
          Response from jimbopolo, Front Office Manager at The Franklin Hotel at Independence Park

          We tried to assist with multiple layers of duvet inserts to make bed softer. I'm sorry we were unable to satisfy your needs. Sincerely, Front Office manager

          Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

          We were here for two nights and we really enjoyed our stay. The location of this hotel is amazing for sightseeing in the historic area. It is steps away from Independence Hall, Carpenter's Hall, Liberty Bell, etc. And a block from the US Mint, First...More

          1  Thank JenRed2014
          Response from Erol L, Front Office Manager at The Franklin Hotel at Independence Park

          Dear JenRed2014, With a mission to provide superior customer service, we take great pride in serving your needs and are delighted to hear that we have met your expectations. Your feedback will be shared with the team to continue to inspire and motivate them to...More

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          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Dry Cleaning
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          • Multilingual Staff
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          • US$189 - US$422 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #6 Family Hotel in Philadelphia
          • #7 Spa Hotel in Philadelphia
          • #14 Green Hotel in Philadelphia
          • #14 Business Hotel in Philadelphia
          • #15 Luxury Hotel in Philadelphia
          • #15 Romantic Hotel in Philadelphia
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          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 150
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          keeblekatharine
          What are the specific instructions for using the lite rail and metro to get from the PHL airport to the hotel?
          4 March 2017|
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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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          Do you know if Marriott Reward Platinum members get free breakfast at this hotel?
          13 February 2017|
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          Response from jimbopolo | Property representative |
          Marriott reward platinum and gold receive a breakfast coupon for continental breakfast for two per night in the hotel restaurant Azalea. Breakfast is served from 6:30am -10:30am M-F and 6:30am -11:30 am Sa -Sun
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          Is there parking available at the hotel?
          2 February 2017|
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          Response from Erol L | Property representative |
          Off-site parking, fee: 28 USD daily. Valet parking, fee: 38 USD daily.
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          Room Tips
          "I had a reasonably priced suite with a sofa bed"
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          "Most rooms have park views. 2s and 11s are corners but wifi does not reach them according to from desk."
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          "wait until after the renovations are complete unless you like older hotels"
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          "Avoid Elevator Rooms"
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