Latham Hotel - Philadelphia

135 South 17Th Street, Philadelphia, United States, 19103  show map
 3 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

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Laundry

Overview

Set in the heart of Philadelphia within a 20-minute walk of National Liberty Museum, this French-style hotel features 139 rooms and quick access to Free Library of Philadelphia, which is about 1050 meters from. The building was renovated in 2012.

The hotel is ideally placed minutes away from Gallery 339 train station. The property is set a 10-minute stroll from Philadelphia center.

Shoppers will appreciate shops, boutiques and a mall at a short distance from the hotel.

Guests can reach Latham Hotel by car from Philadelphia International airport in 15 minutes.

Rooms

The rooms in Latham Hotel come with a safe, iPod docking station, climate control, an iron with ironing board and coffee/tea makers. The rooms have traditional decor.

Eat & Drink

The pizzeria Pietro's Coal Oven Pizzeria awaits guests with a selection of Vegetarian and Moroccan dishes.

Services

Latham Hotel features such facilities as a cloakroom, a lift and parking.

Relax

On-site leisure facilities include an outdoor swimming pool and an indoor heated swimming pool. Active guests can advantage of a gym and a fitness center offered on site.

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
  • Parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Elevator
  • Lobby

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

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool

Room facilities

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

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Blackout curtains

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
Existing bedding FREE
All children
3 - 18 years
Existing bedding FREE
Extra bed USD 10
Children above
18 years or adults
Extra bed USD 10
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

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
    2000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • 30th Street Station
    4300 ft
  • Bus stop
    7.4 mi
Restaurants
  • alma de cuba (cuisine: International, Eclectic, Latin)
    200 ft
  • Urban Enoteca (cuisine: Italian)
    0 ft
Parks
  • Love Park
    1700 ft
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

Sport related

Shopping areas

  • Walnut Street400 ft

Amusement

  • Supercade Amusement700 ft

Historical sites

Museums

  • Fairmount Park Art Assn400 ft
  • Center City Proprietors Assn400 ft
  • Art Alliance Philadelphia700 ft
  • Pennsylvania Performing Arts700 ft
  • Creative Artists Network700 ft
  • Philadelphia Dance Alliance1000 ft
  • Museum District1000 ft
  • Romanian Museum and Gallery1000 ft
  • Civil War and Railroad Museum1400 ft
  • Civil War and Underground Railroad Museum of Philadelphia1400 ft
  • National American Jewish Hstry1400 ft
  • Civil War Library and Museum1400 ft
  • Avenue of the Arts1400 ft

Parks

Halls

Universities, Institutes

  • The Art institute of Philadelphia400 ft
  • Jewish Theological Seminary400 ft
  • Orleans Technical Institute700 ft
  • American Center-Technical Arts1000 ft
  • Philadelphia School1000 ft
  • John Robert Powers Modeling1000 ft
  • Academy of Vocal Arts1400 ft
  • Rosemont College1400 ft

Public parking

College Campuses

Local attractions

  • Independence Hall1.0 mi
    Chestnut Street between 5th and 6th Streets, Philadelphia
  • The President's House5300 ft
    6th and Market Streets, Philadelphia
  • National Constitution Center1.1 mi
    525 Arch Street, Philadelphia
  • Athenaeum of Philadelphia5200 ft
    219 S. Sixth St., Philadelphia
  • Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia1.0 mi
    Ten Independence Mall, Philadelphia

Near the hotel

  • Liberty Place500 ft
    17th and Chestnut Streets, Philadelphia
  • Opera Philadelphia1100 ft
    Cnr Broad & Locust Sts, Philadelphia
  • Independence Mall1500 ft
    Philadelphia, PA
  • City Hall1700 ft
    Penn Square, Philadelphia
  • Curtis Institute Of Music700 ft
    1726 Locust Street, Philadelphia
  • Avenue of the Arts1400 ft
    Broad St., Philadelphia
  • Academy of Music1600 ft
    232-46 South Broad St, Philadelphia

Restaurants nearby

  • alma de cuba200 ft

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

    84% likes this, based on 479 reviews
    Cuisine: International, Eclectic, Latin, Cuban
    Price Range: USD 23 - USD 102

  • Parc600 ft

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

    78% likes this, based on 565 reviews
    Price Range: USD 31 - USD 31

  • Luke's Lobster100 ft

    Address: 130 South 17th Street
    Phone: (215) 564-1415

    95% likes this, based on 21 reviews
    Cuisine: American

  • Urban Enoteca0 ft

    Address: 135 South 17th Street
    Phone: 215.825.3583

    69% likes this, based on 53 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 10 - USD 30

  • Argan Moroccan Cuisine100 ft

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

    65% likes this, based on 25 reviews
    Cuisine: Vegetarian, Moroccan
    Price Range: USD 7 - USD 10

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

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
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

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

Get directions
City Center
  • Philadelphia
    2000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • 30th Street Station
    4300 ft
  • Bus stop
    7.4 mi
Restaurants
  • alma de cuba (cuisine: International, Eclectic, Latin)
    200 ft
  • Urban Enoteca (cuisine: Italian)
    0 ft
Parks
  • Love Park
    1700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    14
  • Number of rooms:
    139