Very Average A review of Sonesta Hotel Philadelphia
Stayed at this hotel this past weekend using the GoPhila Promotion.The hotel needs a renovation ASAP. Check in went smoothly and front desk personnel were fairly nice. Upon entering the room we were shocked at the small size of the double beds. All of us woke up the next morning with some very severe back pain. The beds had no bounce to them and were as hard as cardboard. Just plain awful and I will be following up with the management there as I have stayed at other Crowne Plaza's and never experienced this before. The other major problem was the bathroom. The sink was outside of the bathroom which was annoying and worst, the bathroom itself was so small that anyone who may have been 6 feet or so would not have been able to use it. This needs to be addressed and it is NOT a comfortable shower or bathroom experience due to the lack of space. The carpet was worn and after maid service on the first day, I came back and my blanket has cigarette burns on it. Another turn off. No Showtime or HBO, just STARZ.The parking here is $28 (free with the GoPhila promotion) so keep that in mind, but you will pay at most downtown Philly hotels. Overall, this place seemed like a Howard JOhnson or Holiday Inn and I would not recommend.