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Within walking distance of major museums, world-class shopping and the business district, this prestigious hotel in Philadelphia city center, on Rittenhouse Square, offers a fitness center with cardio equipment and free weights.

The Rittenhouse Spa and Club - Hair by Paul Lebrecque offers complimentary access to an indoor heated pool and terrace.

Lacroix at The Rittenhouse is an award-winning restaurant that serves progressive international cuisine.

Offering British tea and cocktails in a cozy living-room atmosphere, the Mary Cassatt Tea Room opens up to a private outdoor garden.

This is our guests' favorite part of Philadelphia, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

The Rittenhouse Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jun 4, 2009
Hotel chain/brand: The Leading Hotels of the World

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Philadelphia, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.7

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

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish, American

Private parking at the hotel


Availability

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Room Type
Sleeps
 
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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • what is its former name?
    We opened in 1989 after construction was completed and have always been The Rittenhouse.
    Answered on July 3, 2021
  • Does this room have a separate spacious bath tub?
    Our Deluxe King City View does features a separate tub and shower. The bath tub is standard size. If you are interested in an oversized soaking tub, I..
    Answered on January 26, 2021
  • Is your pool open
    As of August 12th our Spa facilities have not yet reopened in accordance with local regulations. We do hope to reopen this facility soon but a date ha..
    Answered on August 12, 2020
  • can all hotel guests access the pool?
    Yes all hotel guests have access to our salt water pool which is open from 5am - 10pm
    Answered on February 16, 2020
  • How far is the hotel from the Philadelphia Museum of Art and does the hotel have 4th of July fireworks viewing?
    We are located approximately 2 miles from the hotel. Unfortunately the fireworks are not visible from the hotel itself, but our Concierge would be hap..
    Answered on July 3, 2021
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Hotel area info *
1 Restaurant On Site

    Lacroix Restaurant

    Food: American, French

Amenities of The Rittenhouse Hotel
Bathroom
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Outdoors
  • Garden
Pets
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
Activities
  • Bicycle rental Additional charge
  • Happy hour Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
  • Telephone
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed) and costs USD 60.0 per day.
  • Valet parking
  • Electric vehicle charging station
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Pet bowls
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Elevator
  • Hair/Beauty salon
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Visual aids (tactile signs)
  • Visual aids (Braille)
  • Wheelchair accessible
Indoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Heated pool
  • Shallow end
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
Spa
  • Locker rooms
  • Fitness
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Steam room
  • Spa facilities
  • Body wrap
  • Body scrub
  • Body treatments
  • Hairstyling
  • Hair coloring
  • Haircut
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Hair treatments
  • Makeup services
  • Waxing services
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty services
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

The Rittenhouse Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 3:00 PM

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

Check-out

Until 12:00 PM

Cancellation/
prepayment

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.

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

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 21

Pets

Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.

Mastercard Visa Carte Blanche Discover Diners Club American Express The Rittenhouse Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Reservations that include breakfast are limited to (2) people.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

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.

Spa and gym facilities at this property are unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

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.

Please inform The Rittenhouse Hotel of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

License number: 560651

FAQs about The Rittenhouse Hotel

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Rittenhouse Hotel by:

    • Taxi 28min

  • Room options at The Rittenhouse Hotel include:

    • Double
    • Quad
    • Suite

  • The Rittenhouse Hotel is 2,600 feet from the center of Philadelphia.

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

  • Check-in at The Rittenhouse Hotel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • The Rittenhouse Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Fitness center
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Locker rooms
    • Fitness
    • Happy hour
    • Bicycle rental
    • Beauty services
    • Facial treatments
    • Waxing services
    • Makeup services
    • Hair treatments
    • Manicure
    • Pedicure
    • Haircut
    • Hair coloring
    • Hairstyling
    • Body treatments
    • Body scrub
    • Body wrap
    • Spa facilities
    • Steam room
    • Swimming pool
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
    • Spa/Wellness packages

  • The Rittenhouse Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • Lacroix Restaurant

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.