Get an overview of this hotel26-story Philly hotel 4 blocks from convention center

With a stay at Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel, you'll be centrally located in Philadelphia, steps from Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul and minutes from Academy of Natural Sciences.

This hotel is close to Liberty Bell Center and Independence Hall.

Make yourself at home in one of the 757 air-conditioned rooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Your room comes with a pillowtop bed. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Enjoy recreational amenities such as an indoor pool and a fitness center. Additional features at this hotel include wireless Internet access (surcharge), concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands.

Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's restaurant, which serves breakfast and lunch. Dining is also available at a coffee shop/café, and room service (during limited hours) is provided. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

Featured amenities include a business center, limo/town car service, and express check-in. Planning an event in Philadelphia? This hotel has 55000 square feet (5110 square meters) of space consisting of conference space and meeting rooms. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel

201 North 17th Street Philadelphia PA 19103

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining options at the Sheraton Philadelphia City Center Hotel consist of a casual American restaurant, a seafood restaurant, and a lobby bar serving snacks and cocktails. The hotel's fitness center has treadmills, stationary bikes, free weights, strength-training equipment, and locker facilities.

The hotel's 55,000 square feet of meeting and event space include 20 meeting and conference rooms, a rooftop ballroom, and a business center provides high-speed Internet access and printing (surcharges). Wireless Internet access (surcharge) is available in the lobby and other public areas.

Pets up to 49 pounds are permitted.

  • Indoor pool 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Restaurant 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Business center 
  • Meeting rooms 20 
  • Conference space 
  • Express check-out 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Total number of rooms - 757 
  • Express check-in 
  • Number of floors - 26 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Wedding services 
  • Concierge services 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 5110 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 55000 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 35 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( USD 12.95 per night )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( USD 12.95 per day )


Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • HDTV 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Pillowtop mattress 

Where to Eat

The Terrace - A casual lobby restaurant offering American fare for breakfast and lunch. Children's menu available.

Phillips Seafood Restaurant - Serves seafood and regional cuisine. Specialties include Maryland-style crab cakes and the clam bake for two. Open for dinner only.

Lobby Bar - Beer, wine, cocktails, and snacks are served from early afternoon until late evening.

Room Service - Available from early morning until late evening.

Nearby Things to Do

In addition to an indoor lap pool, guests enjoy a fitness center with free weights, cardio and strength-training equipment.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Segway rental/tour nearby 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets stay free
  • 1 per room (up to 49 lb)
  • Specific rooms only
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Pets allowed (no fees)


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 20 and USD 25 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 12.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 12.95 per day (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: USD 40 per night
  • Valet parking fee: USD 44 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 30.00 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Hotel Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown
  • Philadelphia Downtown Sheraton
  • Sheraton Hotel Philadelphia Downtown
  • Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown
  • Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel
  • Philadelphia Sheraton
  • Sheraton City Center Hotel
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  • Sheraton Philadelphia City Center Hotel

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Children 16 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation. This property allows pets in specific rooms only. Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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