Renaissance Philadelphia Downtown Hotel

401 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106 USA
+1 215-925-0000

Renaissance Philadelphia Downtown Hotel

401 Chestnut Street

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106 USA

Phone:+1 215-925-0000

Fax:+1 215-925-1263

Freephone:+1 215-925-0000

Sales:+1 215-925-0000

Sales fax:+1 215-931-4217

Services & amenities

All public areas non-smoking


Beauty shop

Car Rental

Coffee/tea in-room

Cash machine/ATM

Foreign exchange, nearby

Housekeeping service twice per week

Local restaurant dinner delivery

Mobility accessible rooms

Room service

Safe deposit boxes, front desk

Valet dry-cleaning

Health and beauty services

Dave's Salon and Barber

Guest room information

General Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Bottled water: Fee
  • Coffee maker/tea service
  • Crib/Play Yard
  • Individual climate control
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Mini fridge
  • Pillows: down/feather
  • Pillows: foam
  • Rollaway bed
  • Safe

Bathroom Amenities

  • Bathroom amenities
  • Hair dryer
  • Separate tub and shower

Room Entertainment

  • Cable channel: CNN
  • Cable channel: ESPN
  • Cable channel: HBO
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Color TV

Business Amenities

  • Electrical outlet: desk level
  • Phone feature: voice mail
Visit the Guest Rooms page for more information


Dining services

Local restaurant dinner delivery

Room service


Franklin Social American Kitchen & Bar

Contemporary American restaurant showcasing an attitude that’s all Philly. Join us in Center City Philadelphia for craft beer from around the corner or wine from across the world. Franklin Social offers the best flavors of the region.

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner Dress code: Casual


Franklin Social Lounge

Dine with us at Franklin Social Lounge and enjoy signature libations paired with a filling meal, expertly crafted to leave you satisfied. Stylish, relaxed and hosting an upbeat edge in Old City Philadelphia, this is the perfect downtown to unwind.

Dress code: Casual

Fitness & recreation


Biking trail (6.1 km)

Boating (0.8 km)

Bowling (3.2 km)

Hiking (6.4 km)

Horseback riding (11.3 km)

Jet-skiing (107.8 km)

Jogging/fitness trail (5.6 km)

Kayaking (4.8 km)

Miniature golf (1.0 km)

River rafting (130.4 km)

Sailing (1.6 km)


Scuba diving (11.3 km)

Snow skiing (61.2 km)

Squash (1.6 km)

Tennis (0.6 km)

Tennis (1.6 km)

Tennis (2.4 km)

Volleyball (4.8 km)

Water-skiing (104.6 km)

Nature preserve, trail (37.0 km)

Rock climbing (4.8 km)

Table tennis (12.9 km)

Bike Rentals (0.5 km)


Fitness centre on-site


Our indoor pool is temporarily closed.


(25.7 km)

Local attractions

Liberty Bell

Fifth & Chestnut

0.2 km W from hotel

Independence Hall

500 Chestnut

0.2 km W from hotel

US Mint

151 North Independence Mall East

0.8 km N from hotel

National Constitution Center

525 Arch Street

0.6 km N from hotel

Eastern State Penitentiary

2027 Fairmount Avenue

3.4 km NW from hotel

Philadelphia Zoo

3400 West Girard Avenue

15.6 km NW from hotel

Wells Fargo Center- The Home for Philadelphia Flyers and 76ers

3601 South Broad Street

Lincoln Financial Field - Home of the Philadelphia Eagles

1020 Pattison Avenue

Citizens Bank Park - Home of the Philadelphia Phillies

1 Citizens Bank Park

Independence Seaport Museum

211 South Christopher Columbus Boulevard

1.3 km E from hotel

Valley Forge National Historical Park


37.0 km NW from hotel

The Rocky Statue and the Rocky Steps

3.2 km W from hotel

Drexel University

3141 Chestnut Street

5.6 km W from hotel

Saint Joseph's University

5600 City Ave

11.1 km NW from hotel

Temple University

1801 N. Broad Street

5.0 km N from hotel

University of Pennsylvania

4.8 km W from hotel

Benjamin Franklin Museum at Franklin Court

322 Market St

0.8 km N from hotel

Please Touch Museum


7.6 km NW from hotel

Rittenhouse Square

2.9 km W from hotel

Museum of the American Revolution

101 South Third Street

0.2 km NW from hotel

Visit Local Area page for more information

Airport information

Philadelphia International Airport (PHL)


Airport phone: +1 215-937-6934

Hotel direction: 19.5 km NE

This hotel does not provide a shuttle service.

  • Estimated taxi fare: 28.5 USD (one way)
  • Bus service, fee: 5.25 USD (one way)
  • Underground service, fee: 8 USD (one way)
Visit PHL airport website
Driving directions

Take I-95 North. Follow the signs for Central Phila./I-676 West(Exit 22) Merge onto I-676 West Take the 6th Street South/Independence Hall exit Make a left onto Chestnut Street. Hotel is located at the end of intersection of Fourth and Chestnut

Business services

Overnight delivery/pickup



For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas, or special services relating to a specific disability, please call +1 215-925-0000+1 215-925-0000.

Accessible Areas with Accessible Routes from Public Entrance

  • Concierge desk
  • Fitness Center
  • Meeting spaces and ballrooms
  • Pool accessible
  • Pool pathway
  • Public entrance alternative
  • Registration Desk Pathway
  • Registration desk
  • Restaurant(s)/Lounge(s)

Accessible Hotel Features

  • Meeting room(s) with assistive listening devices
  • Self-parking facility, van-accessible spaces
  • Self-parking, accessible spaces
  • Service animals are welcome
  • Valet parking for vehicles outfitted for drivers in wheelchairs
  • Elevators

Guest Room Accessibility

  • Accessible guest rooms with 32” wide doorways
  • Accessible route from public entrance to accessible guest rooms
  • Alarm clock telephone ringers
  • Bathroom grab bars
  • Bathtub grab bars
  • Bathtub seat
  • Doors with lever handles
  • Electrical outlets, lowered
  • Flashing door knockers
  • Hearing accessible rooms and/or kits
  • No transfer showers available
  • Roll-in shower
  • Shower wand, adjustable
  • TTY/TTD available
  • TV with close-captioning
  • Toilet seat at wheelchair height
  • Vanities, accessible
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