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Explore the comfort and fresh, contemporary vibe at Sonesta Philadelphia Downtown Rittenhouse Square. A premier choice among hotels in Philadelphia, enjoy spacious, modern accommodations and luxurious amenities while staying in the heart of downtown and only steps away from Rittenhouse Square. Relax and retreat in spacious accommodations. Treat yourself to daily Grab N Go breakfast or evening cocktail at ArtBar. Wander through our Lobby Art featuring the finest local artists around the city. Relax and retreat in spacious accommodations. With AAA 3 Diamond rating, stay artfully with casual sophistication, impeccable service and delightful added touches. We look forward to welcoming you to the City of Brotherly Love!

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Our on-site dining allows you to enjoy delicious cuisine just steps from your guestroom.

Meetings & Events in Philadelphia

Meetings & Events in Philadelphia

Find the perfect setting for your next gathering with our versatile meeting and event spaces.


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Visit Philly Overnight Hotel Package

Visit Philly Overnight Hotel Package

Includes FREE overnight hotel parking and buy-one-get-one-free tickets to the city's best attractions when purchased at the Independence Visitor Center.

Ruth's Chris Steak House Package

Ruth's Chris Steak House Package

Enjoy a top-notch steak or seafood dinner at the renowned Ruth's Chris Steak House, located on the lobby level of Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square.

AAA/CAA Member Discount

AAA/CAA Member Discount

Receive 5% off of the Best Available Rate with your AAA or CAA membership!

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About Our Philadelphia Hotel

Our 439 spacious, redesigned rooms and suites with AAA 3 Diamond rating in Philadelphia are thoughtfully appointed with all the comforts and amenities to help you rest and retreat. Enjoy even more downtime comfort in one of our 25 suites including a luxurious Presidential Suite. Located in Center City Philadelphia within the Financial District and just steps away from Rittenhouse Square where you will find from fine dining, upscale shopping, and treasured historic attractions, and all guest rooms have access to our fitness center. 

Whether you are traveling for business or leisure, Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square is pleased to provide all amenities and services necessary for a relaxing and enjoyable stay. Please note, rollaway beds are available only in deluxe king guest rooms.

Hotel amenities include:

  • Art Gallery
  • 24-hour on-site fitness center
  • 24 Hour Self Service Business Center
  • In-room safe
  • In-room refrigerator
  • Wireless high-speed internet access
  • For printing needs, please see the Front Desk 
  • 16,000 square feet of meeting and event space
  • Seasonal Outdoor Heated Pool open daily 9:00 am – 9:00 pm (Memorial Day through Labor Day)
  • Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse – open daily for Dinner and Cocktails and Lunch Monday through Friday beginning on June 13th.


Learn more about how to conveniently park at, and around the hotel. See our parking page for more details.

Art Collection

Known as Philadelphia's art hotel, be welcomed by our colorful and rotating lobby art gallery, curated by Philadelphia's The Center for Emerging Visual Artists.

Mural Arts

Philadelphia is a city whose appreciation for the arts is legendary. With over 3,000 murals around the city, learn more about Philadelphia's largest mural at 22 stories high, located above the hotels front entrance.

Extended Stays

Stay longer with our long-term rates and money-saving conveniences at Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square.  Please contact the Sales office at

PAWS - Pets Are Welcome At Sonesta

We love your furry friends as much as you do. Sonesta is proud to invite your pets and provide special amenities like a comfy pet bed, bowls, waterproof mats, and treats at check-in. $75 fee per stay applies.