Renaissance Philadelphia Downtown Hotel | Discover Renaissance Hotels

Experience spectacular city views, and the rich cultural history of Philadelphia, from an elegant hotel right in the heart of the city.

Designed in a hip, modern style, the Renaissance Downtown Philadelphia is located amongst some of the most important buildings in the history of the United States - a quick walk from the hotel you’ll find Independence Hall, Franklin Square and the Liberty Bell, as all the excitement downtown Philly provides in spades. Enjoy contemporary American cuisine showcasing an attitude that’s all Philly at Franklin Social American Kitchen & Bar, or head to The Franklin Social Lounge in the lobby for happy hour drinks.

The amenities

  • Best views of the Independence National Historical Park
  • Indoor Pool & Whirlpool
  • The Franklin Social American Kitchen & Bar
  • The Franklin Social Lounge: our lobby bar
  • Aveda Bath Amenities
  • Renaissance Hotel Navigators
  • Mobile Check-in
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Khyber Pass Pub

More of a dive bar, Khyber Pass Pub has an upper level with a full bar and a large space for dancing, live music, art shows, private parties, and other events. If you are a craft beer lover, this place is a must visit. Khyber Pass rotates the craft beer selections, ensuring something new for you to try everytime you visit. Apart from this, Khyber Pass also serves phenomenal creole dishes.

Address

56 South 2nd Street, Philadelphia, 19106

Vista Peru

Chef Miguel Toro opened his first two restaurants in the Northeast Philadelphia before finally opening the beautiful Vista Peru in the heart of Old City. He opened the first authentic Peruvian restaurant and is continuing to do leave diners with a tasty, one of a kind experience.

Address

20 South 2nd Street, Philadelphia, 19106

Second Bank of the United States

Opened for business in Philadelphia in January 1817 and once serving as the financial hub of the nation, the Second Bank of the United States is now home to over 150 portraits of "influential personages" all done by Charles Wilson Peale.

Address

402 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, 19106

Sioux Zanne Messix

From fur coats, vintage blazers, to one of a kind handbags and high end accessories Sioux Zanne Messix is your one stop shop. This charming shop has been putting smiles on customers faces for 25 years and has no plans on stopping anytime soon!

Address

54 North 3rd Street, Philadelphia, 19106

Revolution House

The Revolution House is ideal in the warmer months due to it's outdoor, upper-level deck. In the winter, relax inside their comfortable dining room accented with exposed brick, concrete tables with vintage skeleton keys & an American flag hanging proudly. Their bar is known for their friendly, knowledgeable bartenders & killer happy hour.

Address

200 Markert Street, Philadelphia, 19106

Eastern State Penitentiary

Open all year round, Eastern State is perfect for Halloween, but also exciting during the regular seasons as well. The "Voices of Eastern State" self audio tour is a crowd favorite because it is voiced by Steve Buscemi.

Address

2027 Fairmont Avenue, Phildelphia, 19130

Meetings at the Renaissance Philadelphia Downtown Hotel

With R.E.N. Meetings your every need is taken care of. Our Meeting Experts assist in every detail of your function - from sourcing local beverages and food, to organizing live events to entertain your guests. The possibilities are endless.

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