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Located in the center of the historical district, one block away from the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall, this hotel offers an indoor pool and fitness center.

All guest rooms include a flat-screen cable TV and an private bathroom with free toiletries.

The on-site restaurant, Franklin Social Lounge, is an upmarket French Brasserie that serves breakfast lunch and dinner and features a cafe counter offering quality coffees, fresh juices, buttery pastries and snack delights. Guests can also enjoy Franklin Social American Kitchen & Bar, the on-site spirits and cocktail bar.

Overlooking Independence National Historic Park and surrounded by Philadelphia’s Society Hill, the Renaissance Philadelphia Downtown Hotel is within walking distance the Benjamin Franklin House. It is also located just 10 minutes away from the Philadelphia International Airport.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

Renaissance Philadelphia Downtown Hotel has been welcoming guests since Mar 2, 2010
Hotel chain/brand: Renaissance Hotels & Resorts , Marriott Hotels & Resorts

ATM: Need cash? This property has an ATM on site.

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info


Private parking available


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4 reasons to choose Renaissance Philadelphia Downtown Hotel

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Property questions and answers
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  • How is the view
    Our hotel guest rooms have some fantastic views of historic sites.
    Answered on March 20, 2020
  • Do you have smoking rooms available
    No We do not, we are a fully non smoking hotel.
    Answered on May 27, 2020
  • If Parking is really $50 an hour, ill sleep in my car!
    Hello, No Parking is $50 per evening with unlimited in and out privileges.
    Answered on December 18, 2020
  • Can you please tell me what are the packages that include the Peking. I would love to come for 2 nights in March
    Good day, currently our Visit Philly package offers parking included with the reservation. Thank you for reaching out to us.
    Answered on February 26, 2021
  • Is there a deposit or extra fee per day?
    There is an additional hold of $50 per night for incidentals. When you check out if you have not used any incidentals that money is refunded back to ...
    Answered on March 18, 2021
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Hotel area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
Located in the historic old town

U.S. democracy was born in these cobblestone streets. Make sure to see national landmarks like Independence Hall, Betsy Ross's House, and the Liberty Bell.

2 Restaurants On Site

    Franklin Social American Kitchen & Bar

    Food: American

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    Franklin Social Lounge

    Food: American

    Open for: Dinner

Amenities of Renaissance Philadelphia Downtown Hotel
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
  • Mini golf Additional charge
  • Snorkeling Off-site Additional charge
  • Bowling Off-site Additional charge
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Hiking Off-site
  • Canoeing Off-site Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and costs USD 9.95 per 24 hours.
Private parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and costs USD 55 per day.
  • Accessible parking
  • Parking garage
  • Secure parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge
  • ATM on site
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Safe
  • Paid WiFi
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Elevator
  • Hair/Beauty salon
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Health & Wellness Facilities
  • Fitness
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • Arabic
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Chinese
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Renaissance Philadelphia Downtown Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 4:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 12:00 PM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 12 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 21


Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.


When booking more than 9 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card Discover American Express Renaissance Philadelphia Downtown Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that vehicles with height more that 6 feet 4 inches cannot be accommodated.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Fitness center is closed from Fri, Aug 21, 2020 until Mon, Aug 31, 2020

FAQs about Renaissance Philadelphia Downtown Hotel

  • Check-in at Renaissance Philadelphia Downtown Hotel is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Renaissance Philadelphia Downtown Hotel by:

    • Car 30min

  • Guests staying at Renaissance Philadelphia Downtown Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 5.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • American

  • Room options at Renaissance Philadelphia Downtown Hotel include:

    • Double
    • Twin/Double

  • The prices at Renaissance Philadelphia Downtown Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Renaissance Philadelphia Downtown Hotel has 2 restaurants:

    • Franklin Social American Kitchen & Bar
    • Franklin Social Lounge

  • Renaissance Philadelphia Downtown Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Bowling
    • Snorkeling
    • Canoeing
    • Mini golf
    • Fitness

  • Renaissance Philadelphia Downtown Hotel is 0.9 miles from the center of Philadelphia.