Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel
Boasting a convenient location and fantastic amenities
The Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel offers 332 beautifully appointed guest rooms and suites, each furnished with signature Sweet Sleeper beds.
All guest room accommodations feature complimentary wireless internet access and 37” flat screen televisions. The hotel is a leader in sustainability initiatives including: Green Key Certified, Make a Green Choice Program and a partner of the Clean the World Organization.
The hotel is conveniently located on the campus of the University of Pennsylvania; adjacent to Drexel University; just six blocks from Amtrak’s 30th Street Station; and minutes from the Philadelphia Zoo, Please Touch museum and Center City.
Fitness Center and Outdoor Pool
Work out with comprehensive fitness equipment at the hotel’s newly remodeled Fitness Center, located on the “Pool” level, featuring an outdoor seasonal pool. Enjoy the skyline view of the University of Pennsylvania and University City from our exercise room while working out to your favorite entertainment option: iPod music/video lists on the integrated 15” console, accessible with touch screen technology. Complimentary 24-hour access is given to all overnight guests.
Open 24-hours, the fitness room is furnished with state-of-the-art Life Fitness Signature Series equipment. This integrated equipment offers an interactive heart rate system along with touch-screen technology to select your entertainment options. Other features include: Single Series Strength Station, treadmills with flex-deck shock absorption, elliptical Cross-Trainers for low-impact exercise, and exercise bikes with advanced ergonomic design and durability.
Take your workout outside from Memorial Day to Labor Day, and swim laps in our outdoor seasonal swimming pool located on Level “P” of the hotel. The pool has been newly redesigned to include an outdoor deck, ideal for relaxing and enjoying poolside snacks. The pool is open daily from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sang Kee Noodle House
This popular noodle house was added to the hotel late in 2009, and is very well-liked with the neighborhood.
Meetings and Groups
Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel is the optimum location for hosting your next business meeting, conference, family reunion, or wedding reception. The hotel offers over 11,500 square feet of flexible space with complimentary wireless Internet access and can accommodate up to 400 guests. Banquet and catering services are also available.
The Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel is a pet friendly hotel and welcomes guests traveling with their dog.
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1730 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
- The Dandelion Pub
- Honey’s Sit ‘n Eat
- The Franklin Mortgage & Investment Company
- Tavern 17
- Vango Lounge and Sky Bar
- Le Bec-Fin
- Nodding Head Brewery and Restaurant
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18th and Walnut Streets Philadelphia, PA 19103
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- Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
- Monument to Six Million Jewish Martyrs
- Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia
- Government of the People
- Philadelphia Theatre Company
- City Hall
- Prince Music Theater
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