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AKA University City, Philadelphia

4-star4 stars
2929 Walnut StPhiladelphiaPA19104United States of America, 800-491-6126
4-star Philadelphia hotel in University City, near Liberty Bell Center
  • Free WiFi
  • modern, quiet, gorgeous views of the city. Super health club on 28th floor. Restaurant…Dec 1, 2017
  • Great experience will be backNov 30, 2017
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AKA University City, Philadelphia

Hotel Info: 866-539-8117

  • Suite, 1 Bedroom
  • Premium Suite, 1 Bedroom
  • Suite, 1 Bedroom (with Den)
  • Penthouse, 1 Bedroom (with Den)
  • Penthouse, 1 Bedroom
  • Penthouse, 1 Bedroom (with Library)
  • Suite, 1 Bedroom (with Library)
  • Premium Penthouse, 1 Bedroom
  • Premium Suite, 2 Bedrooms
  • Premium Penthouse, 2 Bedrooms
  • Penthouse (Studio)
  • Studio

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 133 rooms


  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Required at check in

  • Credit card deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms



  • Valet parking *


  • Free area shuttle

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Coffee shop/café
Things to do
  • Indoor pool
  • Fitness facilities
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
Working away
  • Business center
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built 2017
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

In the room

Home comforts
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Premium bedding
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen

AKA University City, Philadelphia’s small print

Also known as

  • AKA University City Hotel

Optional extras

Self parking costs USD 25.00 per day

Valet parking costs USD 35.00 per day with in/out privileges

Rollaway beds are available for USD 25.00 per day

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around AKA University City, Philadelphia


  • In University City
  • Liberty Bell Center (39-minute walk)
  • Independence Hall (39-minute walk)
  • University of Pennsylvania (13-minute walk)
  • Ben Franklin National Memorial (20-minute walk)
  • Reading Terminal Market (32-minute walk)
  • Philadelphia Zoo (36-minute walk)
  • Drexel University (9-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Philadelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.) 15-min drive
  • Philadelphia, PA (PNE-Northeast Philadelphia) 25-min drive
  • Blue Bell, PA (BBX-Wings Field) 29-min drive
  • Trenton, NJ (TTN-Mercer) 39-min drive
  • Philadelphia University City Station 12-min walk
  • Philadelphia Olney Station 18-min drive
  • Philadelphia Holmesburg Junction Station 18-min drive
  • 34th St. Station 14-min walk
  • Lombard South Station 28-min walk
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Free area shuttle

AKA University City, Philadelphia

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