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This family-friendly Philadelphia hotel is located near the airport, within a 15-minute walk of Christ Church, Independence Hall, and Liberty Bell Center. Reading Terminal Market and Ben Franklin National Memorial are also within 2 mi (3 km).

Hotel Features

A restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar/lounge are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Additionally, coffee/tea in the lobby, conference rooms, and meeting rooms are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 51 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and pillowtop beds. Comforts include Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding, and guests will also find MP3 docks and satellite TV.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Penn's View Hotel features 14 spa tubs and a fitness center. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wired and wireless Internet access.

Event facilities measuring 2000 square feet (186 square meters) include conference space and meeting rooms. This family-friendly hotel also offers tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and coffee/tea in the lobby. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

Penn's View Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Conference space 
  • Total number of rooms - 51 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Restaurant 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Number of spa tubs - 14 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Year Built 1828 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 2000 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 186 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  
  • Microwave (on request)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Climate control 
  • Free local calls 
  • Microwave (on request) 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • MP3 docking station 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Down comforter 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Pillowtop mattress 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast.

Ristorante Panorama - This restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

14 spa tubs are on site. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Self parking fee: USD 23 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 15 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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