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Seasonal outdoor pool
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Premium bedding, pillow top beds, in-room safe, desk
Premium bedding, pillow top beds, in-room safe, desk

Guest reviews

4.1/5 Very good
979 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Pool
Free WiFi
Pet Friendly
Air conditioning
Restaurant
Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

Cleaned with disinfectant
Hand sanitizer provided

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Explore the area

Popular LocationDrexel University8 min walk
Popular LocationChildren's Hospital of Philadelphia10 min walk
Popular LocationMutter Museum19 min walk
AirportPhiladelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.)14 min drive

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    4.7/5 guest room rating

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  • Room, 1 King Bed

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  • Club Room, 2 Double Beds, Business Lounge Access

    5/5 guest room rating

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  • Club Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Business Lounge Access, Corner

    5/5 guest room rating

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    • Sleeps 3
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About this area

Philadelphia

Located in Philadelphia's University City neighbourhood, Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel is in the city centre and near a metro station. Rittenhouse Square and Liberty Bell Center are notable landmarks, and some of the area's popular attractions include Philadelphia Zoo and Adventure Aquarium. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Wells Fargo Center or Citizens Bank Park.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Drexel University - 8 min walk
  • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia - 10 min walk
  • Mutter Museum - 19 min walk
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art - 3 min drive
  • Rittenhouse Square - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Philadelphia University City Station - 12 min walk
  • 34th St. Station - 5 min walk
  • Philadelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.) - 14 min drive

Restaurants

  • Sang Kee Noodle House — 1 min walk
  • Sang Kee Noodle House - 1 min walk
  • The Axis Pizza - 1 min walk
  • White Dog Cafe - 3 min walk
  • Pod - 3 min walk

About this property

Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel

3.5-star Philadelphia hotel in University City, walk to University of Pennsylvania
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a 24-hour fitness centre and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, a 24-hour business centre and self parking. All 332 rooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and comforts such as pillowtop beds and premium bedding. Room service (during limited hours), coffee/tea makers and free weekday newspapers are among the other amenities available to guests.
Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel offers 332 forms of accommodation with a safe and coffee/tea makers. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. 37-inch Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels and pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

This Philadelphia hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary weekday newspapers, as well as telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness centre and a seasonal outdoor pool.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Follows standard sanitisation guidelines of Commitment to Clean (Marriott)

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking: USD 35 per night

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee 6:30 AM–10:00 AM on weekdays and 7:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekends: USD 3-12 for adults and USD 3-12 for children
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness centre
  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 24-hour business centre
  • Computer station
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Assistive listening devices in meeting rooms
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Fireplace in reception
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination

Entertainment

  • 37-inch flat-screen TV
  • TV channels
  • Films for purchase
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers (weekdays)
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 4:00 PM and midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets stay for free
Dogs only
1 per room (up to 80 lb/36 kg)

Children and extra beds

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

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 3 and USD 12 for adults, and USD 3 and USD 12 for children (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.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be 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
This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Guests are provided with hand sanitiser
The property affirms that it follows sanitisation practices of Commitment to Clean (Marriott) guidelines
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

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

Property is also known as

Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel
Sheraton Philadelphia University City

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does this hotel have a pool?
Yes, this property has a seasonal outdoor pool.
Is Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel pet-friendly?
Yes, Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel allows dogs (limit 1 per room) with a maximum weight of up to 36 kg per pet. Service animals are exempt from fees.
How much is parking at this property?
Self-parking is available for USD 35 per night.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in is from 4:00 PM to midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at this hotel?
Checkout is at noon.
Where is Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel located?
Located in University City, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of University of Pennsylvania and Drexel University. Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and Walnut Street are also within 1 mile (2 km). 34th St. Station is 5 minutes by foot and 40th St. Station is 10 minutes.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel

4.1
Very good
5 - Excellent
409
4 - Good
361
3 - Okay
130
2 - Mediocre
54
1 - Poor
25
4.2
Cleanliness
4.3
Service and Staff
4.0
Amenities
4.0
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

CSR was wonderful, but I thought the parking was free.

Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

    Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

    5/5 Excellent

      This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
      Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2020

      5/5 Excellent

      • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
      • Disliked: Amenities

      I was very surprised by the size of the room. It was amazing

      Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2020