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

Toll-free:+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

Cash machine/ATM

Concierge desk

Foreign exchange, nearby

Housekeeping service daily

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
  • 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


Chez Ben

Chez Ben is a contemporary, upmarket French Brasserie known for bringing quality food to your table. Complete with a cafe counter with quality coffees, fresh juices and buttery pastries, our restaurant offers you a delicious and convenient experience.

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner Dress code: Smart Casual



Dine with us at M. Brown's and enjoy signature libations paired with a filling meal, expertly crafted to leave you satisfied. Stylish, relaxed and hosting an upbeat edge in Old Town Philadelphia, this is the perfect place to unwind.

Dress code: Smart Casual

Fitness & Recreation


Biking trail (3.8 miles)

Boating (0.5 miles)

Bowling (2 miles)

Hiking (4 miles)

Horseback riding (7 miles)

Jet-skiing (67 miles)

Jogging/fitness trail (3.5 miles)

Kayaking (3 miles)

Miniature golf (0.6 miles)

River rafting (81 miles)

Sailing (1 mile)


Scuba diving (7 miles)

Spring Mountain (38 miles)

Squash (1 mile)

Lighted Outdoor (0.4 miles)

Outdoor Courts (1 mile)

Indoor Courts (1.5 miles)

Volleyball (3 miles)

Water-skiing (65 miles)

Nature preserve, trail (23 miles)

Rock climbing (3 miles)

Table tennis (8 miles)

Bike rentals (0.3 miles)


Fitness center


Indoor pool


The FDR Golf Club (5.5 miles)

Bala Golf Club (6.3 miles)

Juniata Golf Course (7.7 miles)

Merion Golf Club (12 miles)

Scotland Run Golf Course (21 miles)

Scotland Run Golf Club

Trump National (18 miles)

Woodcrest Country Club (16 miles)

Local Attractions

Liberty Bell

Fifth & Chestnut

0.1 miles W from Hotel

Independence Hall

500 Chestnut

0.1 miles W from Hotel

US Mint

151 North Independence Mall East

0.5 miles N from Hotel

National Constitution Center

525 Arch Street

0.4 miles N from Hotel

Eastern State Penitentiary

2027 Fairmount Avenue

2.1 miles NW from Hotel

Philadelphia Zoo

3400 West Girard Avenue

9.7 miles 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

0.8 miles E from Hotel

Valley Forge National Historical Park


23 miles NW from Hotel

The Rocky Statue and the Rocky Steps

2 miles W from Hotel

Drexel University

3141 Chestnut Street

3.5 miles W from Hotel

Saint Joseph's University

5600 City Ave

6.9 miles NW from Hotel

Temple University

1801 N. Broad Street

3.1 miles N from Hotel

University of Pennsylvania

3 miles W from Hotel

Benjamin Franklin Museum at Franklin Court

322 Market St

0.5 miles N from Hotel

Please Touch Museum


4.7 miles NW from Hotel

Rittenhouse Square

1.8 miles W from Hotel

Visit Local Area page for more information

Airport Information

Philadelphia International Airport (PHL)


Airport Phone: +1 215-937-6934

Hotel direction: 12.1 miles NE

This hotel does not provide shuttle service.

  • Estimated taxi fare: 28.5 USD (one way)
  • Bus service, fee: 5.25 USD (one way)
  • Subway 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

Trenton–Mercer (TTN)


Airport Phone: +1 609-885-1601

Hotel direction: 40.8 miles SW

This hotel does not provide shuttle service.

  • Estimated taxi fare: 122 USD (one way)
Driving directions

Head north on Grumman Ave toward Sam Weinroth Rd. Turn right onto Sam Weinroth Rd. Turn left onto Scotch Rd. Take the I-95 ramp traveling South. Keep left at the fork and merge onto I-95 S/Entering Pennsylvania. Take exit 22 toward U.S. 30 E/Independence Hall. Turn right onto Callowhill St. Turn left onto N 4th St. Travel six blocks to intersection of Fourth and Chestnut. Hotel will be on the right side.

Business Services

Overnight delivery/pickup



For more information call the general manager of the hotel.

Accessible guest rooms have a 32 inch wide opening Adjustable height hand-held shower wand Bathroom vanity in guest rooms for disabled person height Bathtub grab bars Bathtub seat Closed-caption TV Fitness center entrance Flashing door knocker available for disabled person Grab bars in bathroom Hotel has on site accessible self-parking Lowered electrical outlets Main entrance Meeting spaces No transfer showers available Pathway to registration desk Pool entrances Registration desk Restaurants and lounges Route to accessible guest rooms is accessible Self-operating lifts or sloped entry Service animals allowed for persons with disabilities TTY/TTD compatible Telephone for hearing impaired Toilet seat in guest rooms for disabled person roll-in shower Property has elevators

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Renaissance Philadelphia Downtown Hotel