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Aka University City

2929 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, United States
9.1
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Based on 156 reviews
$179
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2929 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, United States
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Located less than a 10-minute walk from 22nd Street SEPTA Trolley Station, AKA University City provides guests with a convenient base when visiting Philadelphia. It also offers an indoor pool, valet parking and a 24-hour reception. This 4-star hotel provides laundry facilities, a games room and room service. It also offers conference rooms, a shuttle service and a lift. AKA University City has 268 well-appointed rooms that are filled with a range of essential facilities to ensure guests have an enjoyable stay. The area around the hotel has a variety of cafés and restaurants. It is also within walking distance of University of Pennsylvania, Rittenhouse Square and Benjamin Franklin.

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Cleanliness
9.3
/10
Comfort
9.4
/10
Location
9.0
/10
Services
9.4
/10
Staff
9.1
/10
Value for money
8.3
/10
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Amenities
Pool
Fitness Center
Restaurant
Bar/Nightclub
Room Service
Parking
Laundry
Business center
No Smoking
Wi-Fi
AC
Internet
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Frequently Asked Questions

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How does Aka University City compare to other 4 star hotels in Philadelphia?

In Philadelphia, 4 star hotels have average nightly rates of $202. Aka University City is $58 cheaper than the city average at just $144/night.

Are there food options at Aka University City?

Yes, Aka University City does have a restaurant where you can sit down to eat or take food to go. There are also many other quality food options in Philadelphia for those looking for something different. One of the easiest dining options for Philadelphia guests staying in Aka University City is to get room service, which is available to all hotel guests.

Does Aka University City have a pool?

Yes, Aka University City has a pool that customers can use. Typically, hotel pools have restrictions based on the time of day so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.

How close is Aka University City to Philadelphia city center?

The city center nearest to Aka University City is Philadelphia, which is 1.6 mi away from the hotel’s front door. There, you can find Philadelphia Convention Center, which is a popular sight in the area.

What is the phone number for Aka University City?

You can reach the main line at +1 215 372 9000.

Does Aka University City have Wi-Fi available?

Yes, Aka University City has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

Is there a gym or fitness center available to guests at Aka University City?

There is a hotel gym accessible to guests staying at Aka University City. Most hotel gyms are not 24-hours, so be sure to ask the front desk for gym hours and availability.

Places of interest closest to Aka University City
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Sightseeing
0.5 mi away
University of Pennsylvania
Education | University | Sightseeing
0.7 mi away
The Franklin Institute
Museum | Sightseeing
0.8 mi away
Barnes Foundation
Museum | Sightseeing
0.8 mi away
Rodin Museum
Museum | Sightseeing
0.9 mi away
Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul
Historic Landmark | Place of Worship | Sightseeing
1.0 mi away
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Museum | Sightseeing
1.0 mi away
Historic City Hall
Historic Landmark | Sightseeing
1.1 mi away
Masonic Temple
Historic Landmark | Museum | Sightseeing
1.1 mi away
Macy's Center City
Shopping | Sightseeing
1.3 mi away
Eastern State Penitentiary
Historic Landmark | Museum | Sightseeing
1.3 mi away
Reading Terminal Market
Shopping | Market | Sightseeing
1.5 mi away
Philadelphia Zoo
Zoo | Sightseeing
1.7 mi away
Independence Visitor Center
Civic Building | Sightseeing
1.8 mi away
Independence Hall
Historic Landmark | Sightseeing
1.8 mi away
Independence Mall
Shopping | Sightseeing
1.8 mi away
National Constitution Center
Historic Landmark | Museum | Sightseeing
2.1 mi away
Christ Church
Historic Landmark | Place of Worship | Sightseeing
Restaurants and Cafés
0.4 mi away
Zavino University City
Rating 4.5 of 5 | $$
0.5 mi away
CO-OP Restaurant & Lounge
Rating 4.2 of 5 | $$
0.6 mi away
White Dog Cafe - University City
Rating 4.7 of 5 | $$
0.8 mi away
The Common
Rating 4.1 of 5 | $$
0.9 mi away
Pod
Rating 4.3 of 5 | $$$
0.9 mi away
Louie Louie Bistro Bar
Rating 4.6 of 5 | $$
1.2 mi away
NAM Vietnamese Kitchen
Rating 5.0 of 5 | $$
1.2 mi away
Distrito Taqueria
Rating 4.3 of 5 | $$
1.3 mi away
City Tap House - UC
Rating 4.1 of 5 | $$
1.4 mi away
Copabanana
Rating 4.5 of 5 | $$
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