Hotels near Kingsessing
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Kingsessing in Southwest Philadelphia is home to Bartram Gardens, a community garden with a youth-run farm. The neighborhood, which sits along the Schuykill River, is one of the oldest settled areas in the country. It was first claimed by Swedish settlers in 1644. There are few hotels in Kingsessing, but options farther north include Homewood Suites by Hilton University City and the Inn at Penn: a Hilton Hotel.

Hipmunk's Best Hotels near Kingsessing

Apple Hostels
Apple Hostels
|
8.6
Excellent
32 Bank Street, Philadelphia
from $19
Holiday Inn Philadelphia Stadium
Holiday Inn Philadelphia Stadium
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7.8
Good
900 Packer Ave, Philadelphia
from $99
Loews Philadelphia Hotel
Loews Philadelphia Hotel
|
8.8
Excellent
1200 Market St, Philadelphia
from $116
The Westin Philadelphia
The Westin Philadelphia
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8.8
Excellent
99 S 17th St, Philadelphia
from $118
South Bridge Bed and Breakfast
South Bridge Bed and Breakfast
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8.6
Excellent
2628 South Street, Philadelphia
from $135
Four Points by Sheraton Philadelphia City Center
Four Points by Sheraton Philadelphia City Center
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7.4
Good
1201 Race Street, Philadelphia
from $92
Society Hill Hotel at Independence Park
Society Hill Hotel at Independence Park
|
5.3
Fair
301 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia
from $75
Extended Stay America Philadelphia-Airport- Bartram Ave.
Extended Stay America Philadelphia-Airport- Bartram Ave.
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6.1
Good
8880 Bartram Ave, Philadelphia
from $87
Renaissance Philadelphia Airport Hotel
Renaissance Philadelphia Airport Hotel
|
7.6
Good
500 Stevens Dr, Philadelphia
from $103
Hampton Inn Philadelphia Airport
Hampton Inn Philadelphia Airport
|
8.4
Excellent
8600 Bartram Ave, Philadelphia
from $118
More About Hotels near Kingsessing...

Direct Route to the City Center

Kingsessing connects to downtown Philadelphia via the Media trolley line, which runs along the northern border of the neighborhood, stopping at 49th Street and at Angora. The I-76 highway runs through the area, making it easily accessible by car. It's also easy to get to the airport from Kingsessing. Unfortunately, the convenient location comes along with some general decay and disrepair, including many abandoned and boarded up buildings.

There are no hotels in the Kingsessing neighborhood proper, but you'll find options farther north in University City. Although these are the closet hotels to Kingsessing, they are not within walking distance. Homewood Suites by Hilton University City is one of the best budget options, offering apartment-style suites with full kitchens. Other options include the Inn at Penn: A Hilton Hotel and the Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel. These properties are more expensive, but good deals are available in the off-season.

There are a few rooms for rent on Airbnb for visitors who want to be closer to Kingsessing.

Avoid Graduation for a Cheap Deal

Visitors to Kingsessing who are staying in the University District should consider booking during off-peak season to get the best deal. Avoid visiting during major school events, as rooms will be in greater demand. In particular, visitors should avoid graduation season in May and June, when hotel prices rise.

 

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