With a fantastic location in Philadelphia’s downtown theatre district the Doubletree Hilton Hotel Philadelphia combines comfortable guestrooms with modern amenities and friendly service. You’re only minutes away some of the city’s best shopping, dining and entertainment venues and it’s an easy walk to the landmark attractions of the city’s historic district.
Often referred to as “The Birthplace of the Nation” – Philadelphia is packed with historical museums, attractions and iconic landmarks for you to enjoy. Get all the information you need (and some free tickets) at the Independence Visitor Centre and start exploring this amazing city!
Pose with Rocky on the iconic steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art before heading inside, get your photograph taken beside the Liberty Bell, see where some of the earliest Stars and Stripes were made at Betsy Ross House, stroll down Elfreth’s Alley, America’s oldest continuously inhabited street then make sure you spend some time at Independence Hall, the President’s House and Benjamin Franklin Museum.
There’s plenty of evening fun and entertainment for all the family – take in a live show at one of the many theatres in town, go roller skating by the Delaware river at Penn’s landing, grab a snack on top of a floating barge, savour the taste of a late night Philly cheesesteak, enjoy a free movie by the moonlight, ride the carousel at Franklin Square or enjoy a spectacular city view with a rooftop cocktail – there’s something for everyone here!
Start your day with “Breakfast on the Balcony” and enjoy the sights and sounds of the city with your continental, hot buffet or al la carte breakfast selection. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are also served at Standing O the hotel’s contemporary bistro and bar, serving traditional American favourites. There’s also a lively bar with a good variety of wines, beers and cocktails – it’s a great place to meet up with friends before heading out for the evening.
Recreational amenities include a well-equipped fitness centre, compact rooftop atrium pool and sundeck – and of course you’ll receive a warm Doubletree chocolate chip cookie on check in.
Contemporary guest rooms and suites offer plenty of space and superb amenities. Enjoy a restful night’s sleep in the popular Sweet Dreams by Doubletree Bed. Flat screen TV with premium channels, Play Station, high speed Internet access*, coffee maker, mini refrigerator, electronic newspaper and separate bathrooms with deluxe toiletries are all part of the service.
Suites provide more space and have sleeper sofas, kitchenette areas with microwave, oven and cutlery and a dining table – they’re great for family groups.
The next stop is the Hilton Garden Inn Kennett Square, located in the heart of the Brandywine Valley and less than one mile from local attractions including Longwood Gardens. Enjoy a hearty cooked-to-order breakfast at the Great American Grill® before exploring the surrounding area museums and popular attractions. Free Wi-Fi is a great way to keep in touch with friends at home and with an indoor pool, whirlpool and fitness centre on-site there are plenty of amenities to make you feel at home. Guest rooms offer a relaxing retreat with Garden Sleep System adjustable beds, elegant bathrooms, complimentary HBO, HDTV’s, microwave and refrigerator.With a superb setting close to the river in the heart of downtown Harrisburg, only 2 city blocks from the State Capitol Complex and within easy reach of many other landmark buildings and attractions, the Hilton Harrisburg Hotel is the perfect choice for your Pennsylvania stopover.
The hotel’s guest rooms and suites are spacious and comfortable with superb amenities including Hilton Serenity bedding, flat screen TV, complimentary Wi-Fi, coffee making facilities, refrigerator, and iron and ironing boards, separate bathrooms have shower/tub combos with designer toiletries and hair dryer. Treat yourself and upgrade to an Executive Suites and enjoy stunning views of the City Skyline and nearby Susquehanna River with exclusive access to the Executive Club with complimentary breakfast and evening snacks.
Free Wi-Fi is a great way to keep in touch with the folks back home and with an indoor heated lap pool and a superbly equipped fitness centre there’s no excuse for not keeping your exercise routines going!
Enjoy fine dining at one of Harrisburg’s best restaurants in the hotel’s 1700 Degree Steakhouse. Named after the kitchen’s 1700 degree broiler this chic and stylish venue serves prime certified Angus and dry aged beef as well as a great selection of sustainable seafood accompanied by an extensive wine list.
Breakfast Lunch and Dinner are served in the less formal setting of the Ad Lib Kitchen & Bar where the focus is on locally produced food and beer – don’t miss the Ad Lib Special Lunch and Ad Lib Social Hour – there a great way to meet up with fellow guests in a friendly and informal setting.
Harrisburg and the surrounding area is packed with thing to do – History enthusiasts will love The National Civil War Museum – with multimedia presentations, guided tours and historical artefacts on display, the museum provides a balanced and fascinating insight into the origins, conflicts and aftermath of the American Civil War. Follow your visit to the museum with a trip to Gettysburg and relive history by taking a walk, or guided tour on the famous battlefield itself or step back in time and experience the plain and simple lifestyle with America’s oldest Amish community in nearby Lancaster.
For a fantastic family day out take a short drive east and visit Hershey Village. Find out all there is to know about the famous Hershey Bar at the Hershey Story Museum, then head over to the famous chocolate inspired Hershey Theme Park – with thrilling roller-coaster rides, live entertainment, and the Boardwalk at Hershey Park, there’s fun for everyone here!
There’s a lot to see and do at City Island, with beautiful walks, mini golf, carousel and train rides, paddling at the beach, baseball and boarding for the popular Susquehanna Riverboat cruises, it’s a great place to take the family. Enjoy a free tour of the stunning Pennsylvania State Capitol Building or grab a picnic and enjoy nature at its finest with a visit to Wildwood Park – then head downtown for great shopping, fantastic dining and exciting nightlife, Harrisburg and the surrounding area really does have something for everyone!