Morris House Hotel
Address225 South 8th Street PhiladelphiaSee nearby area
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Lonely Planet review
If Benjamin Franklin were a hotelier, he would have designed a place like the Morris House Hotel. Upscale colonial-era boutique, this Federal-era building has the friendly charm and intimacy of an elegant B&B and the professionalism and good taste of a designer-run 21st-century establishment.
Our independent authors have visited Morris House Hotel and selected this as one of our recommended hotels in Philadelphia.
Services & facilities
- Designated smoking area
- Non-smoking throughout
- Non-smoking rooms
- Concierge service
- 24-hour front desk
- Room service
- Bicycle rental
- Snack bar
- Restaurant (à la carte)
- Free WiFi
- Internet services
Description provided by property
This national historic landmark, renovated into a luxury boutique hotel, offers cozy accommodations and elegantly combines 18th century charm with all of today's modern conveniences.
The Morris House Hotel offers uniquely decorated rooms, complete with charming views of the private garden or city. Free Wi-Fi is included.
Guests at the hotel can enjoy a delicious continental breakfast every morning and afternoon tea with homemade cookies. M Restaurant, located on site, features French-inspired cuisine and a garden patio.
Only a short distance from the Morris House are some of Philadelphia's main attractions. Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell are moments away. A number of world-renowned restaurants, shops and theaters are also within walking distance.
You must show a valid photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all special requests cannot be guaranteed and are subject to availability upon check-in. Additional charges may apply.
Please be advised that a USD 200 refundable deposit is required upon check-in, if paying by cash.
Please note the main entrance is located off St. James Street. Once guests check in they will receive a key to the 8th Street entrance.
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