Penn Tower Hotel

Address: Civic Center Boulevard at 34th Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19104-4385, United States | 3 star hotel
 
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Location

This 3 star hotel, located in the University City/West Philadelphia area of Philadelphia, is near University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology, Drexel University, and Annenberg Center at the University of Pennsylvania.
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TripAdvisor Reviews Penn Tower Hotel Philadelphia

2.50 of 5 stars Fair
 

Travel Blogs from Philadelphia

Philadelphia

A travel blog entry by jennie_michael on Aug 24, 2015

... architecture and strict discipline, this was the world’s first true “penitentiary,” a prison designed to inspire penitence, or true regret, in the hearts of convicts. Its vaulted, sky-lit cells once held many of America’s most notorious criminals, including bank robber “Slick Willie” Sutton and “Scarface” Al Capone. Our final stop before heading back to the hostel was to view the Benjamin Franklin statue that towers in the foyer of ...

Leaving New York and going to Philadelphia

A travel blog entry by dragonfly911 on May 16, 2015

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... break it up a bit. The seats weren't that comfortable for sleeping, so I didn't sleep for the first 20 hours, and eventually crashed on the last four. And finally, I pulled in to Madison! Famous for its cheese curds (Cheese curds are the solid parts of soured milk either eaten alone or fried in breadcrumbs then eaten), it's time for me to have a look around the Midwest before heading over to the west coast. Sorry this blog took so long, I hope you enjoy the drama and ridiculousness! Don't forget to leave a ...

Friendly Philly

A travel blog entry by magica1-rea1ism on Apr 10, 2015

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... restroom had little football goals where the drain was. No such fun in the women’s restrooms!

As it was right across the street, and Julie remembered reading something about it being quite ornate, we popped into Macy’s before heading back to the station on the subway. It’s the swankiest Macy’s I’ve ever been in. Some of the halls looked slightly overstocked and jumble like, but the main atrium is a sight ...

Day 1

A travel blog entry by eoinfitzy on Feb 01, 2015

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... only waterproof to 10 feet when in fact it could go to 40 meters so like a group of tits we bought the dive case for an extra $60. ******* robbery. Forgot to mention the 5 minute taxi drive from our hotel to Best Buy also cost us $35. There honestly thieveing *******s in Philadelphia. After the fiasco in Best Buy we got another taxi to South Street in the center of Philly to get a bit of grub. When I say our taxi ...

Shall We Dance?

A travel blog entry by njbeaglemom on Jan 24, 2015

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... the Ritz Carlton in Philadelphia. It is absolutely a beautiful hotel and we had a nice city view. We went down to the lobby bar and had a snack since we weren’t getting dinner until 9:30. (I really don’t know how people can eat that late.)

The Academy of Music Ball raises funds to help maintain and restore the historic and beautiful Academy of Music, home to the Philadelphia Orchestra and ballet, as well ...

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