When visiting a place like Philadelphia, it is important to have a great hotel location but making sure it won’t be costly. Having a student group could easily add up the prices. Luckily, many of our featured accommodations are within the range of the historical locations, so it will mostly be decided on amenities best suitable to your group. What hotels are unique to them and conveniences that would easy your stay such as a continental breakfast or free Wi-Fi in rooms. Here are 5 hotels that are all in a great location and great amenities to suit student needs.
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The Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia- Midtown is not only an ideal location, being right in downtown Philadelphia in the midtown village, but they have great amenities for any student group. The rooms have black out shades, free Wi-Fi, rollaway bed/cots available (great for more space for student travelers), mini refrigerator, microwave, flat screen TV with premium channels, and a stereo with a sound system. Students would love the outdoor pool. A plus, the complimentary deluxe breakfast is great before heading off for the busy day ahead.
A wonderful amenity that Home2suites by Hilton provides is baggage storage. In case your student groups arrives too early or has a list of sites to see before your departure, it is great convenience to not have to carry your luggage during the remainder of your time. Located right by the Pennsylvania Convention Center, it is one of the newest constructed hotels in center city Philadelphia. Further convenience includes an onsite convenient store, 24-hour pavilion pantry market and snack shop for quick needs. An exciting student interest is an indoor pool, so the students can swim during any time of the year. There is also a complimentary breakfast and complimentary printing for any last minute ticket printing needs.
Hit it right out of the Park
For all the sports fans, the Sheraton is right near Philadelphia’s sports complex, including Lincoln field, Wells Fargo Center and Citizens Bank Park. The scene for all of Philly’s major league teams. If only catching one game, or not at all, it is still a short walk from the major historical sites. Included amenities is a Continental breakfast and Indoor pool. The Sheraton is proud to talk about their Make a Green Choice program, to get a $5 voucher at participating food and beverage outlets for each day you decide to decline house keeping.
Dine in House
The Wyndham Philadelphia Historic District is ready to fill up the largest student group, holding a total of 364 rooms. Their easy access to SEPTA Subway and busses easy access to historic district but also other locations such as Rittenhouse square, Philadelphia zoo, Chinatown and Fairmount park as well as only being 12 miles from the PHL airport. Need a meal? Coin’s restaurant & Pub is off the main lobby that is open for breakfast lunch and dinner, making scratch made American comfort food. Look out at the Philadelphia skyline on their rooftop outdoor pool. There is also onsite parking and free Wi-Fi in each room.
Relax in Style
The newly renovated rooms at La Meridien give modern design to make for a relaxing stay. Located right near the Pennsylvania convention center, makes walking distance from entertainment places like The Reading Terminal, the Academy of Fine Arts, and Rittenhouse Square. Their earthy tones mixed with their colorful accents for a total of 202 rooms (18 suites) including luxurious beds with high thread count sheets makes for a calm night from a busy day. La Meridien also includes an atm cash machine.