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With a stay at Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel, you'll be centrally located in Philadelphia, steps from Institute of Contemporary Art and minutes from University of Pennsylvania.

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

Make yourself at home in one of the 332 air-conditioned rooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Your room comes with a pillowtop bed. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming provides entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Be sure to enjoy recreational amenities including a fitness center and a seasonal outdoor pool. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services.

Grab a bite to eat at the hotel's restaurant, which features a bar, or stay in and take advantage of room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Breakfast is available for a fee.

Featured amenities include complimentary high-speed (wired) Internet access, a 24-hour business center, and express check-in. Event facilities at this hotel consist of conference space and meeting rooms. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel

3549 Chestnut St. Philadelphia PA 19104

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Adjacent to the University of Pennsylvania, the 20-story Sheraton University City hotel is 2.5 miles from Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell. A sixth-floor outdoor, seasonal pool offers pleasant views of the University City neighborhood, and express check-in and check-out are available. Wireless Internet access is complimentary in the lobby area.

Overnight guests receive complimentary access to the 24-hour fitness center. Other hotel amenities include a restaurant, bar/lounge, and room service. Garage parking is available for a surcharge.

Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel is entirely smoke-free.

  • Fitness facilities 
  • Concierge services 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Express check-out 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Restaurant 
  • Conference space 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-in 
  • Number of floors - 20 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Wedding services 
  • Computer station 
  • Total number of rooms - 332 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Year Built 1975 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 10 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Television in common areas 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Pay movies 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Desk 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 

Where to Eat

Sang Kee Noodle House - Restaurant has a bar and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Room Service - Available from early morning until late evening.

Nearby Things to Do

A seasonal, outdoor pool with views of the surrounding area is located on the sixth floor.

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

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets allowed
  • Dogs only
  • 1 per room (up to 80 lb)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel 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.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: USD 30 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 25 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Refrigerator fee: USD 25.00 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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  • Sheraton Philadelphia University City Resort

We should mention

Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.


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