Latham Hotel Downtown

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135 SOUTH 17TH STREET, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103
215-563-7474
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Old, old hotel

A traveler

Travelocity.com

I had high hopes when I originally booked the hotel. The website (though a little outdated) gave positive information and decent pictures. When I arrived at the hotel, it was obvious that the photos had been taken many years ago. The rooms were ...Read more
NO ROOM SERVICE - old, dirty place

A traveler

Travelocity.com

So sad - this used to be a great little hotel, and it is in a wonderful area of the city. But it is old, dirty, they closed the restaurant months ago but don't tell you that when you register. What city hotel doesn't have room service? Clearly they ...Read more
European Charm = Dump

A traveler

Travelocity.com

I had high hopes when I originally booked the hotel. The website (though a little outdated) gave positive information and decent pictures. When I arrived at the hotel, it was obvious that the photos had been taken many years ago. The rooms were ...Read more
No Heat!

A traveler

Travelocity.com

Location is great. Nice building but seems to be falling into disrepair. Electricity and heat went out the last night we were there. We left the next day at noon. The heat never came back on though we were repeatedly told that it was working and ...Read more
Basic Not Luxury Room

A traveler

Travelocity.com

The room was fine - but this is not a luxury hotel. There are no amenities to speak of. Elevator is slow and ALWAYS stops at the 10th floor. Heat is uneven.


Could be a 4 Star

A traveler

Travelocity.com

If attention to details were improved, this could be a 4 Star hotel. Carpet was older and a bit lumpy, etc.
very pleased

A traveler

Travelocity.com

very pleased with overall
cheap, clean, convenient & safe

A traveler

Travelocity.com

Hotel was nothing fancy, and had a nice quirky charm to it. Room was comfortable. Location was very convenient to where we wanted to go (U Penn). And the price was great.
Decent Room, Good Value

A traveler

Travelocity.com

The room design was refreshing in the sense that it did not use the cookie cutter hotel furniture and room layout you normally encounter; instead the room was furnished to have a European feel. That was interesting and caught my attention. While it ...Read more
OK Stay

A traveler

Travelocity.com

This hotel is in a PRIME location to Rittenhouse Sqaure and Walnut Street (20th St area) attractions. Lots of stores and art galleries! Hotel is old, room was ok, but smelled of smoke (nonsmoking room)....bed was AWFUL. But it was fine for our ...Read more