Hotels near South Street
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South Philadelphia is one of the most diverse areas of the city, with a large Italian-American population and smaller Asian, Russian, and Mexican communities. As a result, South Philadelphia restaurants are second-to-none. If you are looking for an authentic Philadelphia cheesesteak, this is where you will find it. The options for staying in South Philadelphia are few, but there are some affordable hotels to consider, including the Holiday Inn Philadelphia Stadium.

Hipmunk's Best Hotels near South Street

The Rittenhouse
The Rittenhouse
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4.6
210 W Rittenhouse Sq, Philadelphia
from $295
Crowne Plaza Hotel Philadelphia West
Crowne Plaza Hotel Philadelphia West
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3.5
4010 City Avenue, Philadelphia
from $120
Sheraton Philadelphia Society Hill Hotel
Sheraton Philadelphia Society Hill Hotel
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4.1
1 Dock St, Philadelphia
from $132
Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel
Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel
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4.0
3549 Chestnut St., Philadelphia
from $122
Four Points by Sheraton Philadelphia City Center
Four Points by Sheraton Philadelphia City Center
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3.8
1201 Race Street, Philadelphia
from $129
Best Western Plus Independence Park Hotel
Best Western Plus Independence Park Hotel
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4.4
235 Chestnut St, Philadelphia
from $123
The Latham Hotel
The Latham Hotel
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4.3
135 S 17th St, Philadelphia
from $199
Embassy Suites Philadelphia - Airport
Embassy Suites Philadelphia - Airport
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3.9
9000 Bartram Avenue, Philadelphia
from $126
Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel
Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel
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3.8
201 North 17th Street, Philadelphia
from $119
Apple Hostels
Apple Hostels
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4.3
32 Bank Street, Philadelphia
from $35
More About Hotels near South Street...

Easy Transportation, Cheap Hotels

South Philadelphia refers to the entire city beneath South Street, making this district a large and diverse area with many micro-neighborhoods to explore. The area is well-serviced by public transportation. Bus lines and SEPTA can get you almost anywhere, including all of Philadelphia's major sports stadiums, which cluster in the South Philadelphia Sports Complex. I-95 runs directly through South Philadelphia, making it easily accessible by car.

There are no hotels on South Street, a vibrant nightlife hub featuring restaurants and entertainment. Farther afield there are a few options. The Holiday Inn Philadelphia Stadium is the best bet for sports fanatics who want to attend a game or two. The Courtyard Philadelphia South at the Navy Yard is the only hotel within the Navy Yard, and is well positioned for guests to explore the areas both north and south. The Ramada Philadelphia City Center, formerly the Skyview Plaza Hotel, is a cheap, no-frills option. 

Visit All Year Round

South Philadelphia is busy and vibrant throughout the year. Like the rest of Philadelphia, tourism rates are higher in the summer and lower during fall and winter. However, the biggest event of the year for South Philadelphia is the Mummer's Parade, a local event held each New Year's Day. It is the oldest folk festival in the United States, and features extravagant costumes and great displays of local pride.

 

 

 

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