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4.8 of 5 guest rating
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Premium Penthouse, 1 Bedroom
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Other room types
Suite, 1 Bedroom (with Library)
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Suite, 1 Bedroom
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Premium Penthouse, 2 Bedrooms
1 King Bed and 1 Queen Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 5 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Premium Suite, 2 Bedrooms
1 King Bed and 1 Queen Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 5 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Penthouse, 1 Bedroom (with Library)
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Penthouse, 1 Bedroom
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Suite, 1 Bedroom (with Den)
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Studio
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Premium Suite, 1 Bedroom
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 3 children)
Select dates to see price
Penthouse (Studio)
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Penthouse, 1 Bedroom (with Den)
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
Select dates to see price

Get an overview of this hotel
4-star Philadelphia hotel in University City, walk to University of Pennsylvania

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
Indoor pool
Business centre
Laundry facilities

Location

Located in University City, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of University of Pennsylvania and Walnut Street. Drexel University and Mutter Museum are also within 10 minutes. 30th St. Station is 7 minutes by foot and Philadelphia 30th St Station is 7 minutes.

Hotel features

A restaurant, an indoor pool and a fitness centre are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and a free area shuttle are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café and a rooftop terrace are on-site.

Room amenities

All 133 rooms feature kitchens with fridges and microwaves, plus free WiFi, free wired Internet and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include room service, premium bedding and coffee/tea makers. Limited housekeeping is available.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

AKA University City features an indoor pool and a fitness centre. The hotel offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

A business centre is on-site at this 4-star property. This Philadelphia hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, a garden and concierge services. Parking is available on-site at a surcharge.

AKA University City is a smoke-free property.

  • Free area shuttle
  • Bar/lounge
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Fitness facilities
  • Concierge services
  • Indoor pool
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Business centre
  • Laundry facilities
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Restaurant
  • Year Built – 2017
  • Total number of rooms - 133
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Free wired Internet
  • Smoke-free property
  • Garden

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Indoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Free area shuttle
  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Free cots/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

AKA University City offers 133 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. Beds feature premium bedding. Accommodation at this 4-star hotel has kitchens with fridges and microwaves. This Philadelphia hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.

  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Premium TV channels
  • Fridge
  • Free WiFi
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free wired Internet
  • Room service
  • Microwave
  • Private bathroom
  • Kitchen
  • Free toiletries
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Premium bedding
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Limited housekeeping
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Cable TV service
  • Flat-panel TV

Where to Eat

Breakfast is available for a surcharge each morning.

AKA University City has a restaurant on site.

Room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool and a fitness centre.

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

  • Bicycle rentals nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25.0 per day.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

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.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Self-parking fee: USD 26.00 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • AKA University City Hotel
  • AKA Hotel
  • AKA University City Hotel
  • AKA University City Philadelphia
  • AKA University City Hotel Philadelphia
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