At this University City hotel, you'll be well placed to visit University of Pennsylvania and Drexel University, both within a 5-minute walk. Walnut Street and Mutter Museum are also within half a mile (1 km).
Free area shuttle
This hotel features a restaurant, an indoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Enjoy the gym and perks like free WiFi and a free area shuttle. There's a rooftop terrace on site, and laundry facilities and concierge services are also offered.
Free Internet, kitchens
The 133 guestrooms feature flat-screen TVs with cable channels, free WiFi and free wired Internet, and kitchens with refrigerators and microwaves. Room service, premium bedding, and coffee/tea makers are also available. Limited housekeeping is available.
Nov 22, 2019 by Michael W
Thank you for your rating, and I am happy to see that you enjoyed your stay. We hope you choose AKA University City in the future! Best Regards, Michael Front Office Manager
Jul 25, 2019 by Michael W
Dear Traveler, Thank you for your review! We appreciate your feedback, and hope you return in the near future. Best Regards, Michael Front Office Manager
May 20, 2019 by Michael W
Dear AC, Thank your for your review of aka University City. Our team strives to provide the best possible experience for all our residents and guests. I am happy to read that you had a great experience. I apologize the system was down when you checked out, and I hope the team was able to send you an email copy of your receipt later in the day. Best Regards, Michael Front Office Manager
Jan 19, 2019 by Michael W
Dear Traveler, Thank you for rating AKA University City 5 Stars. We value your feedback greatly, and we look forward to welcoming you back to AKA in the near future! Regards, Michael Front Office Manager
Nov 26, 2018 by Michael W
We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for the stellar feedback. Out unique apartment-style suites offer many amenities that traditional hotel rooms do not, a full size dryer being one of them. We are happy to hear that you put it to good use!
AKA University City offers its guests an indoor pool and a fitness center. There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. There's an onsite business center. AKA University City also features a rooftop terrace, a garden, and concierge services. For a fee, parking is available. This 4-star Philadelphia hotel is smoke free.
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet
Self parking (surcharge)
AKA University City offers 133 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Beds feature premium bedding. Accommodations at this 4-star hotel have kitchens with refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. This Philadelphia hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.
AKA University City has a restaurant on site.
Room service is available.
Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool and a fitness center.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
Special check-in instructions:
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards
Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.
A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.
Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-out is available. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 72 hours between bookings.
The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.
This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.