Latham Hotel - Philadelphia

135 South 17Th Street, Philadelphia, United States, 19103  show map
 4 stars
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Latham Hotel - Philadelphia

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

USD 39 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Laundry

Overview

Latham Hotel is a 4-star property that provides visitors with an outdoor swimming pool and an indoor swimming pool. Since 1907 the hotel has been offering accommodation in a 14-story building with French architecture and furnishings.

This hotel is situated 1050 meters away from National Liberty Museum, Free Library of Philadelphia and Mann Center for Performing Arts. A basilica, a theater and a cathedral lie a short distance away.

The venue is set next to shops, boutiques and a mall.

Within a 10-minute walk guests will find Gallery 339 train station. Guests can reach Philadelphia International airport within 15 minutes' drive.

Rooms

Modern rooms at Latham Hotel are equipped with a safe, iPod docking station, climate control, an iron with ironing board and coffee/tea makers. They are outfitted with unique decor.

Eat & Drink

Pietro's Coal Oven Pizzeria treats guests with Vegetarian and Moroccan meals and lies within 100 meters from the property.

Services

The on-site conveniences include a cloakroom, a lift and a car park.

Relax

Guests can keep fit with a gym and a fitness centre offered on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at USD 39 per day.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   14.  Number of rooms:   139.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Elevator

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid valet parking
  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Shops/Commercial services

Dining facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Computer rental

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Television
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 18 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

135 South 17Th Street, Philadelphia, United States, 19103

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City Center
  • Philadelphia
    600 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • 30th Street Station
    1.3 km
  • Bus stop
    11.9 km
Restaurants
  • alma de cuba (cuisine: International, Eclectic, Latin)
    60 m
  • Urban Enoteca (cuisine: Italian)
    0 m
Parks
  • Love Park
    500 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    14
  • Number of rooms:
    139

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Latham Location

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What's nearby

Places of interest

  • Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts400 m

Sport related

  • Merriam Theatre400 m

Shopping areas

  • Walnut Street100 m

Amusement

  • Supercade Amusement200 m

Historical sites

  • Convention Center300 m

Museums

  • Fairmount Park Art Assn100 m
  • Center City Proprietors Assn100 m
  • Art Alliance Philadelphia200 m
  • Pennsylvania Performing Arts200 m
  • Creative Artists Network200 m
  • Philadelphia Dance Alliance300 m
  • Museum District300 m
  • Romanian Museum and Gallery300 m
  • Civil War and Railroad Museum400 m
  • Civil War and Underground Railroad Museum of Philadelphia400 m
  • National American Jewish Hstry400 m
  • Civil War Library and Museum400 m
  • Avenue of the Arts400 m

Parks

  • Rittenhouse Square300 m

Halls

  • Academy of Music400 m

Universities, Institutes

  • The Art institute of Philadelphia100 m
  • Jewish Theological Seminary100 m
  • Orleans Technical Institute200 m
  • American Center-Technical Arts300 m
  • Philadelphia School300 m
  • John Robert Powers Modeling300 m
  • Academy of Vocal Arts400 m
  • Rosemont College400 m

Public parking

  • The Art Institute of Philadelphia100 m

College Campuses

  • Curtis Institute of Music200 m

Local attractions

  • Independence Hall1.6 km
    Chestnut Street between 5th and 6th Streets, Philadelphia
  • The President's House1.6 km
    6th and Market Streets, Philadelphia
  • National Constitution Center1.7 km
    525 Arch Street, Philadelphia
  • Athenaeum of Philadelphia1.6 km
    219 S. Sixth St., Philadelphia
  • Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia1.6 km
    Ten Independence Mall, Philadelphia

Near the hotel

  • Liberty Place150 m
    17th and Chestnut Streets, Philadelphia
  • Opera Philadelphia310 m
    Cnr Broad & Locust Sts, Philadelphia
  • Independence Mall430 m
    Philadelphia, PA
  • City Hall500 m
    Penn Square, Philadelphia
  • Curtis Institute Of Music190 m
    1726 Locust Street, Philadelphia
  • Avenue of the Arts420 m
    Broad St., Philadelphia
  • Academy of Music460 m
    232-46 South Broad St, Philadelphia

Restaurants nearby

  • alma de cuba60 m

    Address: 1623 walnut st
    Phone: 215-988-1729

    84% likes this, based on 479 reviews
    Cuisine: International, Eclectic, Latin, Cuban
    Price Range: GBP 16 - GBP 75

  • Parc160 m

    Address: 277 South 18th Street
    Phone: 215-545-2262

    78% likes this, based on 565 reviews
    Price Range: GBP 22 - GBP 22

  • Bonte30 m

    Address: 130 S 17th St
    Phone: (215) 557-8510

    75% likes this, based on 18 reviews

  • Urban Enoteca0 m

    Address: 135 South 17th Street
    Phone: 215.825.3583

    69% likes this, based on 53 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: GBP 7 - GBP 22

  • Argan Moroccan Cuisine20 m

    Address: 132 S 17th St
    Phone: (215) 873-6552

    65% likes this, based on 25 reviews
    Cuisine: Vegetarian, Moroccan
    Price Range: GBP 5 - GBP 7

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    14
  • Number of rooms:
    139
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Latham Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Latham

Average guest rating

7.4out of 10
Very good
Based on 99 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Group of friends
    9.6

    Latham's location was prime and good value for money... but we split a double room among three people. Clean place with friendly staff. Would stay there again.

    They charged us one dollar per bag to store our bags after check-out. We'd already paid a fairly high price for the hotel and valet, and they want three bucks? Just seemed cheap.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    Great room, spacious and clean. Comfy beds. Ensuite bathroom. Good location. Friendly staff. I was pleasantly surprised by the quality of the hotel and the room after having read some not-so-nice reviews, but I really enjoyed my stay at the Latham Hotel and would recommend it to other travellers.

  • Single
    8.2

    Convenient to transportation, if you don't mind walking a bit. public

  • Family with children
    7.8

    Housekeeping service was good. The room was spacious for a European boutique. Valet was convenient. Really good location.

    The wi-fi was inconsistent. There was sometimes no one staffing the frontdesk and/or valet.

  • Group of friends
    8.8

    This is an older hotel but is clean, safe and fairly comfortable. Nothing fancy. The location to shopping, museums and restaurants is great. Walking distance to so much.

  • Group of friends
    6.6

    Very good location, close to city centre.

    Pressure of warm water in the shower not strong enough. Difficulties to set up air condition. AC flowing directly on the bed.

  • Group of friends
    5.4

    everything is ok

    I was told by my cresit bank that the total price for me there is 125.75 usd, but the actual deducted sum is 175.75 usd, i dont know why. when i leave USA, i will track this problem coz i think it is a mistaken charge for me.

  • Family with children
    8.2

    The location in downtown Philadelphia was perfect for the event we attended. The staff at the hotel were very helpful with directions and getting our room earlier than planned.

    There was only one elevator in service so the wait for the elevator was too long.

  • Single
    9.6

    Fabulous location and great value for the money.

  • Single
    7.0

    It was safe, clean and convenient. However the they had only one operating elevator which made it difficult to egress

  • Family with children
    8.2

    Price and location were very good. Fitness center was also good. Staff was pleasant as well.

    One of the 2 elevators was out of service. Other was slow. No breakfast offered. Floor on hallway (13th floor) was quite uneven, and carpet was tattered.

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    It was good value for the money to attend a family wedding near by.

    It was what I expected for the money, a great old building

  • Group of friends
    6.6

    It was in a great location.

    The bed was extremely uncomfortable and was a full bed and we requested a queen/king bed.

  • Couple
    5.0

    location was great

    elevator not working, noise from street, room was outdated and needed fixing

  • Couple
    4.2

    Nothing, hotel wasn't clean, very loud neighbours

    It was dirty, staff really poor, damaged things in the room, i couldn't open thewindow

How to reach hotel

hotel Latham Hotel - Philadelphia Philadelphia location
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Hotel Address:

135 South 17Th Street, Philadelphia, United States, 19103

Get directions
City Center
  • Philadelphia
    600 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • 30th Street Station
    1.3 km
  • Bus stop
    11.9 km
Restaurants
  • alma de cuba (cuisine: International, Eclectic, Latin)
    60 m
  • Urban Enoteca (cuisine: Italian)
    0 m
Parks
  • Love Park
    500 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    14
  • Number of rooms:
    139