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Pets allowed
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Swimming pool
Business center

With a stay at Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel, you'll be centrally located in Philadelphia, steps from University of Pennsylvania and 8 minutes by foot from Drexel University.

This hotel is 0.5 mi (0.9 km) from Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from Rittenhouse Square.

Make yourself at home in one of the 332 air-conditioned rooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Your pillowtop bed comes with premium bedding. 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 an outdoor pool and a fitness center. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services.

Grab a bite to eat at Sang Kee Noodle House, a restaurant which features a bar, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Breakfast is available for a fee.

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a 24-hour business center, and express check-in. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Adjacent to the University of Pennsylvania, the 20-story Sheraton University City hotel is 2.5 miles (4 kilometers) from Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell. A 6th-floor outdoor pool offers pleasant views of the University City neighborhood, and express check-in and check-out are available. WiFi is complimentary in the lobby area.

Overnight guests receive complimentary access to the 24-hour fitness center. Other hotel amenities include a restaurant, a bar/lounge, 2 coffee shops/cafés, and room service. Garage parking is available for a surcharge.

Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel is entirely smoke-free.

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

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

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

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

An 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

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

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

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM

Check-in time ends at 1:30 AM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

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

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.
    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available
Pets allowed (no fees)

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 35 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

  • Hotel Philadelphia University City
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  • Philadelphia University City Sheraton
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  • Sheraton Philadelphia University City Resort

We should mention

The seasonal pool will be open from May to September. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.


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