Sheraton Society Hill  4 stars

One Dock Street, Philadelphia, United States, 19106  show mapSave
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Editorial review:

With a peaceful location near the river and within walking distance to historic Philadelphia, Sheraton Society Hill Hotel is great for weekend visits. The staff is very friendly and there's an enjoyable heated indoor pool. Critics claim that the rooms are dated and the place is average.


America’s most historic square mile is pleased to offer its famous four-star Sheraton Society Hill Hotel boasting high class service, comfortable atmosphere, and professional assistance moreover it is ideally located within short walk away from the well-renovated Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell, the National Constitution Center, Independence Visitors Center, and Penn’s Landing.

Decorated in contemporary style the Sheraton Society Hill offers all facilities, appliances and conveniences required for a comfortable stay. On the premises you will find business area with 17 modern and fully-equipped meeting rooms while you are welcome to enjoy your time at the Sheraton club lounge featuring indoor heated swimming pool, indoor whirlpool, complimentary fitness facility and indoor children's pool.

All 365 spacious and elegantly decorated guestrooms and suites at the Sheraton Society Hill Hotel come with in-room movies, cribs upon request, rollaway beds, telephone, desk, ergonomic desk chair, voicemail, refrigerator, 24 hour room service, tea and coffee making facilities, club level and connecting rooms on request, air conditioning, radio and alarm clock, iron and ironing board and complimentary internet access.

Sheraton Society Hill Hotel has the on-site Taste restaurant and Starbucks Café atrium with courtyard all offering contemporary American cuisine with traditional and creative elements, hold and cold beverages, coffee and tea and light meals.

Sheraton Society Hill Hotel is close to the Philadelphia Airport approximately 12km driving distance away, Mt Holly Airport 11km, North Philadelphia Airport, Blue Bell Wings Field Airport 25km, Atlantic City Airport 73km, Allentown Airport 83km, Newark Airport 120km and New York city JFK Airport approximately 140km away.

Year renovated   2012.  Number of rooms   365.

City Center Philadelphia - 1.2 mi
Airports Philadelphia International (PHL) - 7.4 mi, Trenton Mercer Airport (TTN) - 28.8 mi
Train Stations 30th Street Station - 2.2 mi, Philadelphia, PA Station - 2.2 mi
Bus stop - 8.3 mi
Restaurants City Tavern (cuisine: American) - 700 ft, Zahav (cuisine: Israeli) - 700 ft
Parks Independence National Historical Park - 900 ft, Washington Square Park - 1900 ft


Sheraton Society Hill Hotel boasts club king, double room, bridge view, king room, presidential suite and club lounge guestrooms all featuring free bottled water, coffee/tea maker with Starbucks Coffee®, an oversized desk, dual-line phones, a printer/fax/copier and amazing city views.

Dining options

The on-site newly-redesigned Taste restaurant serves contemporary American cuisine, locally-brewed craft beers, and great selection of award-winning international wines Monday to Thursday from 6.30am till 1am, Friday from 6.30am till 2am, Saturday 7am till 2am, and Sunday from 7am till 1am. The four-story Starbucks Café atrium with courtyard invites for its American light cuisine and tasty coffee Sunday 7am till 4pm, Monday - Friday 6.30am till 4pm, and Saturday 6.30am till 2pm while courtyard is open Friday and Saturday from 4pm till 2am.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 


Business center of the Sheraton Society Hill Hotel includes 17,000sqm of flexible meeting space, including the Society Hill Ballroom 7,800sqm with capacity for up to 900 delegates along with other 16 meeting rooms located at the lobby level including ten private meeting rooms available for smaller events.


Relax at the spacious wellness area of the Sheraton Society Hill Hotel featuring Sheraton club lounge with indoor heated swimming pool, indoor whirlpool, complimentary fitness facility and indoor children's pool. The lounge operates daily Monday - Friday 6.30am till 9am, Saturday and Sunday 7.30am till 11am, and every day from 5.30pm till 8.30pm.

Additional features

Additionally the Sheraton Society Hill Hotel offers gift shop, vending machine, concierge service, doorman and ice machine. Also the hotel features 100 percent non-smoking rooms and facilities along with rooms for disabled. Babysitting service is available on request.

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  • Parking (fee required)
  • Safe deposit box
  • Car rental
  • Currency exchange
  • Pets allowed
  • Elevator
  • ATM/cash machine
  • Concierge desk
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Front desk
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Vending Machines
  • Tour desk

Wireless internet is available in public areas and the rate is USD 9.95 per day

Guest Parking

Private hotel parking is possible on site and the rate is USD 35 per day.

  • Spa & wellness center
  • Bell staff/porter
  • Shops/commercial Services
  • Valet parking
  • Shuttle service
Dining facilities
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Meeting room
  • Conference facilities
Children's facilities
  • Child care
  • Children's pool
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Fitness center
  • Exercise gym
  • Hot tub
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Hair dryer
  • Rollaway beds
  • Cable TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Internet access
  • TV



from  3 pm


until  12 pm

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 17 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets are allowed on request.

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Sheraton Society Hill Hotel boasts club king, double room, bridge view, king room, presidential suite and club lounge guestrooms all featuring free bottled water, coffee/tea maker with Starbucks Coffee®, an oversized desk, dual-line phones, a printer/fax/copier and amazing city views.

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    Bed type: King Or Twin Beds
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      Bed type: Quad

      Sheraton Society Hill LocationWhat's nearby

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      What's nearby

      What's nearby.

      Sheraton Society Hill Hotel is conveniently located within close proximity to the Philadelphia 1.9km, Whitman Park 2.8km, Camden 3km, Ablett Village 3.5km, East Camden 3.7km, Parkside 4.4km, Morgan Village 4.5km, Kensington 4.6km, Pavonia 4.8km, Port Richmond 5.1km, Wood-Lynne 5.1km, Cramer Hill 5.2km, Fairview 5.5km, West Collingswood 6.1km and Gloucester Heights approximately 6.3km.

      Tourist attractions
      • Lights of Liberty Inc
        2300 ft
      • Betsy Ross House
        2300 ft
      Historical sites
      • Old Original Bookbinders
        400 ft
      • Phila Society For Preservation
        700 ft
      • Phialadelphia Society-Prsrvtn
        1400 ft
      • Saint Peter's Episcopal Church
        1400 ft
      • Carpenter's Historic Hall
        1400 ft
      • Presbyterian Historical Soc
        1700 ft
      • Women For Greater Philadelphia
        1700 ft
      • Christ Church
        2000 ft
      • Mother Bethel African Meth Chr
        2300 ft
      • 2300 ft
      • Independence Seaport Museum
        400 ft
      • Man Full of Trouble Tavern
        400 ft
      • Polish American Cultural Ctr
        1000 ft
      • United American Indians
        1000 ft
      • American Interfaith Institute
        1400 ft
      • Theatre Alliance-Greater Phila
        1400 ft
      • Concert CO
        1700 ft
      • Franklin Court
        1700 ft
      • Athanaeum-Philadelphia
        2000 ft
      • Vox Populi
        2700 ft
      • Kent Atwater Museum
        2700 ft
      • National Museum of Amer Jewish
        2700 ft
      • Fireman's Hall Museum
        2700 ft
      • Elfreths Alley Museum
        2700 ft
      Universities, Institutes
      • Saunders College
        1000 ft
      • Saunders College Publications
        2300 ft

      Local Attractions

      • China Town
        5000 ft
        10th Street, Philadelphia
      • Historical Society of Pennsylvania
        1.0 mi
        1300 Locust St, Philadelphia
      • Wanamaker Organ
        1.0 mi
        1300 Market St, Philadelphia
      • Academy of Music
        1.1 mi
        232-46 South Broad St, Philadelphia
      • City Hall
        1.1 mi
        Penn Square, Philadelphia

      Near the hotel

      • USS Becuna
        500 ft
        Penn's Landing at Spruce St., Philadelphia
      • Independence National Historical Park
        900 ft
        143 South Third Street, Philadelphia
      • Independence Seaport Museum
        1000 ft
        211 S Columbus Blvd., Philadelphia
      • Polish American Cultural Center Museum
        1200 ft
        308 Walnut St, Philadelphia
      • Old City Arts District
        1400 ft
        Philadelphia, PA 19106
      • Chemical Heritage Foundation
        1500 ft
        315 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia
      • Carpenters' Hall
        1600 ft
        320 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia

      Restaurants Nearby

      • City Tavern

        70% likes this, based on 813 reviews
        Cuisine: American
        Price Range: USD 23 - USD 32

        700 ft
        138 S 2nd St

        Phone: 215-413-1443

      • Zahav

        73% likes this, based on 349 reviews
        Cuisine: Israeli
        Price Range: USD 21 - USD 26

        700 ft
        237 Saint James Pl

        Phone: 215-625-8800

      • Taste Restaurant

        Cuisine: American

        500 ft
        1 Dock Street

        Phone: (215) 238-6000

      • Positano Coast

        70% likes this, based on 122 reviews
        Price Range: USD 30 - USD 30

        700 ft
        212 Walnut St

        Phone: (215) 238-0499

      • Rock Lobster

        74% likes this, based on 12 reviews
        Cuisine: American, Seafood
        Price Range: USD 2 - USD 32

        600 ft
        221 N Delaware Ave

        Phone: (215) 627-7625

      Getting there.

      Sheraton Society Hill Hotel is easily reachable from the Philadelphia International Airport simply take Interstate 95 North to Exit 20 (Columbus Boulevard) towards Columbus, then turn left turn at the sixth light, for Dock Street where the hotel is on the right-hand side.

      Once traveling from East, take Ben Franklin Bridge from Camden, from North Interstate 95 South to Exit 20 (Columbus Boulevard) and from South Pennsylvania Turnpike to 76 East (Exit 326 - Valley Forge) respectively following the signs to Dock Street.

      Getting around.

      Sheraton Society Hill Hotel has easy access to the Philadelphia rail station 2.8km, Greyhound bus station 1.1km while Lady Liberty Shuttle will get you to and from the airport. The hotel offers 24 hours valet parking and car rental service.

      Sheraton Society Hill Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Sheraton Society Hill

      Average guest rating

      out of 10
      Very good
      Based on 19 reviews

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      Individual guest reviews

      • Older travelers

        The hotel and the city :-), the pool, the room, everything

        Poor breakfast

        • Average rating
      • Older travelers

        Close to areas we wanted to visit on this trip. We were able to walk to everything quite easily. Love the Sheraton beds in all your hotels. The room size is cozy for two but would be fine for one traveler. The evening bartender for the 11 and 12th was very efficient and friendly but the next day the bartender wasn't as good.

        Bathroom set up is awkward and required repacking everything morning and evening. Drawer space is inadequate for more than one day of travel; couldn't unpack suitcases. The limited restaurant was also problematic so we ended up only eating one breakfast in the hotel. The club room was crowded, noisy and messy so we walked in and immediately left that area.

        • Average rating
      • Couple

        The Sheraton Society Hill was very well located for accessing the centre of Philadelphia, and the staff were friendly and helpful.

        The hotel, considering the price, lacked any feel of luxury and was most definitely a business and conference orientated hotel. There was a lot of renovation work being carried out - which meant that computer and internet facilities were not available and the lounge area was often partially or completely unavailable. The work men were excellent at not disturbing residents though. The rooms of the hotel are yet to be renovated and overall the hotel felt a little bit run down and shabby.

        • Average rating
      • Couple

        Friendly staff and conveniently located.

        Indoor swimming pool made the entire facility ( including rooms ) smell like chlorine.

        • Average rating
      • Family with children

        The beds were very comfortable and the location was great for walking to points of interest.

        Very impersonal and business oriented. Construction going on in main lobby area all weekend.

        • Average rating
      • Family with children

        According to your website, the parking was $28, we pd more than that and it added up, it might be a good idea to try and put parking into the package price, Also to be able to cancel within a certain amount of timeas we were making settlement on a new home and they moved settlement up so we could of spent a lot less and more for our home. We love the pet friendly, our darling little girls, enjoyed their first vacation, that was rather costly, but thank you, I do wish you would of keep the parking the same.

        Pqrking Prices, other than that it was great, friendly people that work there, please valet and the people who work in the

        • Average rating
      • Couple

        no sauna and we just bookt it for that

        • Average rating
      • Older travelers

        Enjoyed the pool. Room very nice. Big bed. The internal courtyard/lobby area has a nice feel to it.

        • Average rating
      • Family with children

        Location was great. Walking distance to all historic Philadelphia sites.

        Air conditioning and ventilation in the hotel room was poor. No ventilation in the bathroom, which simply moved into the sleeping area. AC wouldn't go lower than 65 degrees. And the vent simply blew stuffy, humid air.

        • Average rating
      • Older travelers

        The staff are friendly and helpful, especially the maids and the valets. We love the downstairs lobby and the water fountain.

        It would be so nice if the the pool area was warmer and also the water. It can get very cold in the pool area.

        • Average rating
      • Family with children

        Room was comfortable and clean. Lobby was decorated beautifully for the holidays and kept well updated in design and comfort, many sofas to relax, semi private sitting rooms to relax and converse, all with a warm, inviting feel.

        No fridge in rooms.

        • Average rating
      • Couple

        Good location.

        The hotel was renovating at the time, and I woke up to the sounds of construction! There was no mention of this at all on - I would've liked to know before booking that there's work being done there. I'm sure it will be fine once done, but still. Hotel staff were okay, but not particularly warm.

        • Average rating
      • Older travelers

        Confortable, near city attractions, car stayed at valet parking all the time, good relaxing swiming pool.

        • Average rating
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