Book your room at The Rittenhouse
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Located in Center City, Philadelphia, this romantic hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Rittenhouse Square and Ben Franklin National Memorial. Reading Terminal Market and University of Pennsylvania are also within 1 mi (2 km).
This smoke-free hotel features 2 restaurants, a full-service spa, and an indoor pool. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a fitness center, a sauna, and a steam room are onsite.
All 116 rooms feature thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers, plus free WiFi, free wired Internet, and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. 24-hour room service, minibars, and free newspapers are among the other amenities available to guests.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
In addition to a full-service spa, The Rittenhouse features an indoor pool and a sauna. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. A business center is on site at this 5-star property.
A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. Event facilities measuring 8740 square feet (812 square meters) include conference space. This business-friendly hotel also offers a fitness center, a steam room, and spa services. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.
The Rittenhouse is a smoke-free property.
- 24-hour front desk
- Conference space
- Total number of rooms - 116
- Number of floors - 5
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Business center
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Coffee/tea in lobby
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Concierge services
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Fireplace in lobby
- Fitness facilities
- Full-service spa
- Hair salon
- Computer station
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Free WiFi
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Multilingual staff
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Luggage storage
- Number of restaurants - 2
- Conference space size (feet) - 8740
- Conference space size (meters) - 812
- Number of meeting rooms - 7
- Smoke-free property
- Spa services on site
- Steam room
- Indoor pool
- Wedding services
Family Friendly Amenities
- Indoor pool
- Free Wi-Fi
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Valet parking (surcharge)
- Air conditioning
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Free newspaper
- Daily housekeeping
- Turndown service
- Private bathroom
- Hair dryer
- In-room massage available
- Iron/ironing board
- In-room safe
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Cable TV service
- Flat-panel TV
- Free WiFi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Room service (24 hours)
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
Where to Eat
Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 10 AM.
Lacroix - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.
Mary Cassatt Tearoom - Overlooking the garden, this café specializes in regional cuisine and serves light fare only. A children's menu is available.
The Library Bar - This tapas bar specializes in regional cuisine and serves dinner and light fare. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.
24-hour room service is available.
Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool, a sauna, a steam room, and a fitness center.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Aerobics on site
- Pilates classes on site
- Yoga classes/instruction on site
The Rittenhouse Spa has 9 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, hydrotherapy, and reflexology. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a steam room.
The spa is open daily. Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.
- Hot stone massage
- Deep tissue massage
- Prenatal massage
- Steam room in spa
- Sports massage
- Detoxification wrap
- Number of treatment rooms 9
- Couples treatment rooms
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body wraps
- Body scrubs
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Hydrotherapy treatments
- Sauna in spa
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible path of travel
- In-room accessibility
Minimum check-in age is 21
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is noon
Pets allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 1
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit 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.
- Breakfast fee: between USD 25.00 and USD 95.00 per person (approximately)
- Valet parking fee: USD 49 per night (in/out privileges)
- Pet fee: USD 150 per pet, per stay
- Pet deposit: USD 150.00 per stay
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 35 per stay
We should mention
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).
Awards & Affiliations
- The Rittenhouse is listed in the 2015 Condé Nast Traveler Top 100 List.
- The property is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World.