Rittenhouse 1715, Philadelphia
|1715 Rittenhouse Square, 19108, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, UNITED STATES.|
Description: Rittenhouse 1715Situated in one of Philadelphia's most desirable, up-market neighbourhoods, Rittenhouse 1715 is set in one of the area's most important heritage buildings, originally built in 1903 as the carriage house for the Alfred C. Harrison residence. Sympathetically restored and renovated, this charming property offers luxury boutique accommodation and first class service in a highly central location.
Ideal for both business or pleasure in the heart of historic Philadelphia, Rittenhouse 1715 is within easy reach of many of the city's most outstanding points of interest, including Rittenhouse Square itself, Liberty Bell, Edgar Allen Poe's House, or the Franklin Institute Science Museum, along with many theatres, restaurants and outstanding shopping.
With just twenty four spacious, elegantly appointed rooms and suites, relaxing, tranquil stays are guaranteed at Rittenhouse 1715. All rooms feature traditional period décor, with a number of heritage elements such as historic fireplaces, noble timber flooring, and antique-style furnishings. Rittenhouse 1715's café offers delicious continental and à la carte breakfasts every morning, and tea and coffee are also served throughout the day. Every evening, guests can enjoy a selection of fine wines and non-alcoholic refreshments at the Intermission drawing room or in the charming garden.
Type of rooms: Rittenhouse 1715Standard Rooms:
Beautifully maintained, the standard rooms combine modern comfort with traditional décor. These rooms come with king, queen or two double beds, a marble bathroom with a standard bathtub and shower, and central air-conditioning and heating.
The Superior Rooms offered by this quintessential boutique hotel, whether with king or queen beds, feature marble bathrooms and distinguished furnishings in modern, warm and engaging spaces. These rooms provide just enough luxury and comfort to make guests' stays all the more special. Superior rooms come with an en-suite bathroom with rain showers with teak shower bench, plasma TV, a writing desk, data port, and wireless Internet access. They are also equipped with air-conditiong and heating units for personal climate control.
The deluxe rooms focus on comfort and exquisite décor, whether with king or queen beds. These rooms feature a makeup mirror, a walk-in seamless glass shower with Grohe waterfall showerhead, and a writing desk and data port. They also come with a fireplace, and central air-conditioning and heating with personal climate control.
The three Junior Suites offer a unique blend of old-world charm with a touch of modernity. Two of the suites have small seating areas with fireplaces and large bedrooms with king beds; one suite has a bedroom with a king bed and a sitting area with a sofa bed, table and chairs. Each suite features a marble bathroom and Frette linens with triple sheeting, which enhance the pillow top mattresses. Each of these luxurious rooms also includes voice mail, a makeup mirror, Molton Brown bath amenities, an iHome alarm clock, and floor-to-ceiling windows that can be opened. Junior Suites feature a marble bathroom with standard bathtub and shower and a choice of a fireplace with a small foyer or a fireplace and a glass-enclosed shower with rainfall showerhead or a larger sitting area with a sofa bed. One king-size bed. Central air-conditioning and heating.
Draped in crimson and gold, the elegant Rittenhouse Suite features a comfortable sitting area opening into a bedroom with a king-size bed, a fireplace and Plasma TVs. This stately suite includes an opulent bathroom with a walk-in shower and rain showerhead, a teak shower bench, and a pedestal sink in a resplendent sea of marble and glass tile. The Rittenhouse suite is ideal for any discerning traveller, whether visiting Philadelphia for business or pleasure. This suite also features air-conditioning and heating units in the living area and bedroom for personal climate control, a writing desk, data port, and wireless Internet access.
The grand two-storey Presidential Suite boasts a well-designed spiral staircase transcending from a loft with a king bed, to an urbane living space of black and green hues. This suite is perfect for a business meeting or a romantic interlude with that special person. This suite features a 37-inch Plasma TV on each level, makeup mirror, a powder room on the first level, and a king-size bed in the loft. The suite also comes with a writing desk and data port, a bar area and refrigerator, and a seamless glass shower with Grohe waterfall showerhead. Additional features include a fireplace and central air-conditioning and heating with personal climate control.
Number of rooms: 23
Official category: 4 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1903/2011.
Languages spoken: English, Spanish.Smoking policy: Non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard.
GPS Coordinates: 39° 56' 54.14'' N 75° 10' 12.43'' W
Nearest airport: Philadelphia International Airport - 15,1km.