Latham - Philadelphia

135 South 17Th Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, 19103  show map
 3 stars
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Latham - Philadelphia

Wi-Fi
Parking

USD 39 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

Shuttle

Paid shuttle service

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Private swimming pool

Overview

Latham Hotel is a 3-star unique property offering an indoor heated pool, an outdoor swimming pool and a library. The hotel's European building set in the heart of Philadelphia was completely refurbished in 2012.

National Liberty Museum is located just 1.9 km away. The property lies within 1 km from the city center.

Latham Hotel is set close to a mall, boutiques and shops.

Guests can easily get to Philadelphia International airport, which is about 20 minutes drive away.

Rooms

Latham Hotel consists of 139 rooms where guests can enjoy Wi-Fi, flat-screen television, a writing table, a trouser press and a DVD player. For more comfort a hairdryer, complimentary toiletries and bathrobes are provided.

Eat & Drink

Local dishes are served in the 24-hour restaurant. Argan Moroccan Cuisine and Bonte are located within 50 meters away.

Services

This property offers a designated area for smoking, a car park and a lift along with laptops, printers and a photocopier to answer the needs of all guests.

Relax

The on-site spa facilities include a Jacuzzi and a sauna. Such fitness options as a gym and a fitness center are available 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 property
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • No wheelchair access
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre

Services

  • Paid shuttle service
  • Paid valet parking
  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Poolside snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business centre
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Water slides

Leisure facilities

  • Private swimming pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Garden area
  • Spa centre
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Library

Room facilities

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

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Local calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

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

Children and extra beds

Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Latham - Philadelphia Philadelphia location
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Hotel Address:

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

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City Centre
  • Philadelphia
    1700 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
  • Penn\'s Landing
    1800 ft
  • Love Park
    1800 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
  • Romanian Museum and Gallery1000 ft
  • Museum District1000 ft
  • National American Jewish Hstry1400 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
  • Rosemont College1000 ft
  • Philadelphia School1000 ft
  • John Robert Powers Modeling1000 ft
  • Academy of Vocal Arts1400 ft

Business areas

Public parking

College Campuses

Local attractions

  • Independence Hall1.0 mi
    Chestnut Street between 5th and 6th Streets, Philadelphia
  • Liberty Bell Center1.0 mi
    6th Street Between Market and Chestnut Streets
  • Dream Garden Glass Mosaic5000 ft
    601 Walnut St # 45 in the Curtis Building
  • Independence Hall1.0 mi
    Chestnut Street between 5th and 6th Streets
  • The African American Museum in Philadelphia 5000 ft
    701 Arch St. Seventh

Near the hotel

  • Liberty Place500 ft
    17th and Chestnut Streets, Philadelphia
  • Shops at Liberty Place 700 ft
    1625 Chestnut St
  • Chestnut Street900 ft
    6th to 16th Streets
  • Prince Music Theater1300 ft
    1412 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia
  • Curtis Institute Of Music700 ft
    1726 Locust Street, Philadelphia
  • Rittenhouse Square900 ft
    18th and Walnut Streets
  • Opera Philadelphia1100 ft
    Cnr Broad & Locust Sts, 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

  • Bonte100 ft

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

    75% likes this, based on 18 reviews

  • 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 - Philadelphia Philadelphia location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

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

Get directions
City Centre
  • Philadelphia
    1700 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
  • Penn\'s Landing
    1800 ft
  • Love Park
    1800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    14
  • Number of rooms:
    139