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|"Great view spacious suite"||(in 43 reviews)|
|"Very nice and modern, hi tech hotel!"||(in 5 reviews)|
|"The room was amazing, overlooking South Philly"||(in 21 reviews)|
|"The pool was uncomfortably cold."||(in 4 reviews)|
|view of the city||in 109 reviews|
|beautiful room||in 64 reviews|
|staff is polite||in 61 reviews|
|gym and pool||in 39 reviews|
|pool was closed||in 36 reviews|
|great location||in 35 reviews|
|good location||in 34 reviews|
|location with a beautiful||in 33 reviews|
|fitness center||in 10 reviews|
|excellent value||in 9 reviews|
|university||in 9 reviews|
|ceiling windows||in 6 reviews|
|clean and new||in 6 reviews|
|breath taking||in 5 reviews|
|bedroom suite||in 4 reviews|
|perfectly located||in 4 reviews|
|philadelphia||in 4 reviews|
|comp upgrade||in 2 reviews|
locations, suite with kitchen and washer and dryer
everything was great- just a steamer for clothes but that's pretty specific!
AKA University City is a 268-room luxury hotel in Philadelphia, located in the Cira Centre South building. This hotel occupies the top 18 floors of the building, providing guest rooms with sweeping views of the surrounding city. The guest rooms at this hotel are all furnished with ultra-luxury furnishings, linens, and technology to give guests all the creature comforts of home. The hotel also features plenty of amenities and facilities on the 28th floor, known as Level28, where guests will find a glass-enclosed pool that is Olympic-sized, a yoga area and 3D golf simulator, a Technogym fitness center, outdoor rooftop terrace with fire pits, a lounge, private screening room, and business center facilities.
The AKA University City offers its own Tesla house car for guest use, which can be reserved through the Resident Services Team. Guests can enjoy dining at the Walnut Street Cafe, located on the lobby level, or explore the unique elevated park space known as Cira Green, a one-acre landscaped park located right by the hotel. There is a dedicated doorman at this property, which also offers 24-hour front desk services for guest convenience. The Resident Services Team can provide recommendations, assistance with appointments and reservations, and more.
The AKA offers laundry and dry cleaning services for guests, as well as car rentals, limousine and Town Car service, and complimentary WiFi in all public areas and guest suites. The suites also include luxury beds and linens, flatscreen TVs, in-suite washer and dryer, living and dining areas, spa-like baths with separate tubs and showers, and an assortment of bath amenities and luxurious perks. All rooms offer 10-foot ceilings and huge windows for stunning views of the Philadelphia area.
based on 153 reviews
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Aka University City is located at 2929 Walnut Street in University City, 2.5 km from the center of Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania is the closest landmark to Aka University City.
Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Aka University City.
Yes, Aka University City offers free Wi-Fi.
No, Aka University City does not offer free parking.
No, Aka University City does not offer free airport shuttle service.
Aka University City is 9.5 km from Philadelphia. Aka University City is 47.2 km from Greater Wilmington.
No, pets are not allowed at Aka University City.
Yes, Aka University City has a pool onsite.