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4.4 out of 5

"The style and environment very welcoming staff very nice! The location was convenient, the restaurant was overly priced ! " More

By a verified traveller on Tue 25 Feb 2020

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Hotel Description

3.5-star hotel near Rittenhouse Square

City center stay

Within a 10-minute walk of this Center City hotel, you'll find Walnut Street and Rittenhouse Square. Mutter Museum and Academy of Natural Sciences are also within half a mile (1 km).

Dining, 24-hour fitness

A restaurant and a 24-hour fitness center are featured at this hotel. Business travelers can take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas. A coffee shop and luggage storage are also provided.

Free WiFi, Smart TVs

The 252 guestrooms have Smart TVs with cable channels and offer free WiFi and rainfall showerheads. Free long-distance calls, free local calls, and hair dryers are also available.

Queen Pod

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
C$125* Per night/room 9 Mar. - 10 Mar.

Bunk Pod

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Bunk Pod Plus

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Queen Pod Plus

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Studio Queen Pod

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Pod Philly ratings based on 17 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.4 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Pod Philly

Everyone (10) Couples (4) Family (2)
5 out of 5
The style and environment very welcoming staff very nice! The location was convenient, the restaurant was overly priced !

Posted by on 25 Feb. 2020

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4 out of 5
This is a new building located in the west side of center city Philadelphia - very convenient location. Loved the facility in general and the room was very nice - only complaint was that while the water at the sink was blazing hot, the shower was just warm.

Posted by on 23 Dec. 2019

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23 Dec. 2019 by Gracie

Hi Anonymous! Thank you so much for choosing to stay with and taking the time to write this this positive review! We are so pleased to hear that you were able to enjoy your stay with us and that our Pod Squad was able to provide excellent service as the first micro-hotel in the city. We would love to have you with us again, the next time you are in Philadelphia!

5 out of 5
Everything is great, except for the fact that having a fridge

Posted by on 29 Nov. 2019

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30 Nov. 2019 by John C.

Dear Anonymous, Thank you so much for choosing Pod Philly! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We truly hope to see you again, the next time you are in Center City!

5 out of 5
Brand new property, in excellent condition. The room is very compact, which is a "feature", not a "bug". But I did miss having a refrigerator and microwave. Also, the "closet" had only room for 4-5 hangers. But the staff were very friendly, the bed was very comfortable, the bathroom and its facilities were excellent, the shades were easy to raise and lower, and in general the room was very comfortable. I was on the 9th floor, so noise from the street was minimal. The heating system is a little loud, though I did get used to it.

Posted by , from Chapel Hill on 12 Nov. 2019

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15 Nov. 2019 by John C.

Dear APHAattendee, Thank you so much for choosing to stay with us at Pod Philly! We are pleased to know that you were able to enjoy our newly opened property and our cozy Pods. We hope you'll come back and visit us again soon!

3 out of 5

Posted by on 4 Nov. 2019

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5 Nov. 2019 by John C.

Dear Anonymous, Thank you so much for choosing Pod Philly! I am so sorry to see that we weren't able to completely nail your stay. The next time you are in Philadelphia, we would love to have you again so we can provide that excellent service, I know we are capable of!

4 out of 5

Posted by on 3 Nov. 2019

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3 Nov. 2019 by John C.

Dear Anonymous, Thank you so much for choosing Pod Philly! We truly hope you enjoyed your time with us and that you'll come back and see us again soon!

4 out of 5

Posted by on 3 Nov. 2019

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3 Nov. 2019 by John C.

Dear Anonymous, Thank you so much for choosing Pod Philly! We truly hope you enjoyed your time with us and that you'll come back and see us again soon!

5 out of 5

Posted by on 2 Nov. 2019

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2 Nov. 2019 by Grace B.

Hi Anonymous, Thank you so much for choosing Pod Philly! We hope you truly enjoyed your stay with us and that you'll come back and see us again soon!

4 out of 5

Posted by on 29 Oct. 2019

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29 Oct. 2019 by John C.

Dear Anonymous, Thank you for choosing Pod Philly! We truly hope you enjoyed your time with us and that you'll see us again soon!

4 out of 5
Excellent experience with the best customer service

Posted by on 28 Oct. 2019

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29 Oct. 2019 by John C.

Dear Anonymous, Thank you so much for choosing Pod Philly and for this excellent review! I am so thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and that our Pod Squad was able to provide excellent service. We hop you'll come back and visit us again soon!

Property Features

Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/café on site. Public spaces have free WiFi. The business-friendly Pod Philly also features a 24-hour fitness center and an elevator. You'll have access to the health club at a partner property. This 3.5-star Philadelphia hotel is smoke free.

  • 252 guestrooms or units
  • Dining venue
  • Coffee shop
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Offsite parking discounted rates available

Transport

  • Train station: Philadelphia 30th St Station (1.9 km / 1.2 mi)
  • Metro station: City Hall Station (0.7 km / 0.4 mi)
  • Parking:

Room Amenities

Pod Philly offers 252 air-conditioned accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and hair dryers. 50-inch Smart televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include showers with rainfall showerheads, and complimentary toiletries. This Philadelphia hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; local and long-distance calls are complimentary (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

  • Smart television
  • Cable channels
  • Shower
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Long distance calls (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy continental breakfast daily from 7:00 AM to 1:00 PM.

Condesa - This restaurant specializes in Mexican cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Cafe - This coffee shop serves breakfast only. Open daily.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness center.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Minimum check-in age is: 21

Special check-in instructions:

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Guests arriving late won't be able to check in until the next morning.

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Guests arriving after hours will have to wait until the next morning to check in.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Pets

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. No onsite parking is available.

  • Only service animals are allowed
  • Debit cards

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 50 per stay
  • A 9.5 percent city/local tax will be charged

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 5 and USD 20 for adults, USD 5 and USD 20 for children (approximately)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Pod Philly Hotel
  • Pod Philly Philadelphia
  • Pod Philly Hotel Philadelphia
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.