Top 9 Hotels With Rooftop Pool in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - Updated 2024

hotels with rooftop pool in philadelphia
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Philadelphia is famous for many things, including the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, Peddler’s Village, and many more. On your trip here, stroll around Washington Square, enjoy award-winning hospitality in a world-class resort or hotel with a suite, or have a picnic at Fairmount Park! For a comfortable stay close to some of the best attractions in the city, a hotel might be best. If you love making the most of your hotel stay, choose one with a rooftop pool for sweeping city views. Keep reading to find out about some of the top hotels with rooftop pool in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and access to rooftop pool. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on June 02, 2024.

1. W Philadelphia (from USD 224)

Enjoy staying in the thriving center of Philadelphia and bask in the perfect mash-up of poshness and the cool city charm.

There is a heated pool where you can unwind after exploring the busy city streets. The rooftop pool surrounded by loungers with umbrellas and brightly furnished cabanas is the perfect spot for relaxation. The presence of firepits makes it ideal as a hangout spot in the evening as well. Nothing can beat sipping cocktails on the rooftop bar terrace while watching the sun go down. Note that the pool is open from 7am to 8pm.

Spoil yourself with a visit to the full-service spa, where you can enjoy rejuvenating and pampering treatments. Keep your workout routine going at the gym to stay active and feel good during your trip.

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W Philadelphia

Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille

Address: 1439 CHESTNUT ST
1.04 km (0.7 mi) from The Franklin Institute

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was super sleek and modern
the heated pool was amazing
Host:
the staff was very friendly an helpful
staff were incredibly friendly and polite
upon checking in the receptionist offered us a free cocktail and was very friendly
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2. ROOST East Market (from USD 184)

Roost Apartments Hotel is an upscale hotel that offers a multitude of luxury amenities, ranging from Philadelphia’s biggest rooftop heated lap pool to pet-friendly services. The 20-meter (65.62-foot) pool is surrounded by a deck with a row of loungers and sofas.

Navigating the city will be easy thanks to their bike share facility. Those who prefer home-cooked meals will be happy as every unit has a full kitchen. You can also enjoy an outdoor grill with the Viking Grill on the patio.

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ROOST East Market

Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille

Address: 1199 Ludlow Street
1.35 km (0.9 mi) from The Franklin Institute

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable warm and well furnished rooms
we enjoyed having a kitchen and living room as well as community areas during our stay
great pool for lap swimmers
Cleanliness:
the room was very nice and clean
hotel is perfect location and room was clean and spacious
love updated interior great staffs and very clean room and location
Host:
both morning staff and night staff were engaging and more than happy to help
all staff members were a joy to talk to
5 stars great staff and location
best kept secret in downtown phl billeting - staff is fantastic and property first-class from top to bottom
Location:
great place to stay - helpful staff walking distance to lots of restaurants etc
just like the other roost it is a great place to stay
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3. The Windsor Suites Philadelphia (from USD 214)

Begin your vacation in Philadelphia with a visit to this resort that features a wide variety of amenities, together with the aforementioned rooftop pool! At The Windsor Suites Philadelphia, you’re in for luxury, at an affordable price tag. The fitness center on the premises is open 24 hours a day for your convenience, and there’s world-class cuisine onsite in the form of their hotel restaurant, so you can sample local and international dishes without leaving the comfort of the site itself.

No matter the room you choose at The Windsor Suites Philadelphia, your amenities are likely to include items such as living essentials, laundry provisions, free parking, complimentary Internet access, and various non-smoking rooms! The location also has a bar, so you can experience refreshments at a moment’s notice. You can pass your days by the rooftop pool with Philadelphia’s stunning skyline around you!

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The Windsor Suites Philadelphia

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 1700 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
516 meters (0.4 ft) from The Franklin Institute

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre

4. Sonesta Philadelphia Downtown Rittenhouse Square (from USD 160)

Upscale living all-around makes this location in Philadelphia a virtual go-to place for anyone looking to experience authentic high-class living, during their time in the region. Sonesta Philadelphia Downtown Rittenhouse Square, one of the top hotels with an outdoor pool in downtown Philadelphia, features basic facilities such as free parking, wireless internet access, non-smoking rooms, family rooms, and well-lit accommodations, as well as luxury living essentials in each room.

Enjoy breakfast, lunch, or a snack at the Art Bar, a trendy eatery right on the premises. There’s also a vintage in-house Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse at the Sonesta Philadelphia Downtown Rittenhouse Square, which means that all guests can sample delicious, USDA-approved steak cuts and more, without leaving the comfort of the Sonesta.

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Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square

Wifi Available

Address: 1800 Market St
594 meters (0.4 ft) from The Franklin Institute

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms

Philadelphia Tour Guide

Annie Leguennec

Annie Leguennec

My name is Annie. I am a local Tour guide based in Philadelphia enjoying fully what the city has to offer with its deep history, street arts, murals, architecture, traditional food, black history, Farmer Markets, green space, a melting pot of neighborhoods and its great locals. I am looking for to welcome you and show you this incredible city where you will gain a better understanding of the ci... Read more

Tours by Annie

Philadelphia Tour Guide

Stephanie Eley

Stephanie Eley

I'm a graduate of ITMI, International Tour Management Institute and 17 years as a licensed Tour Director and Program Director. My expertise began in NYC and Washington, DC where I'm a licensed guide and has expanded to Europe, South America, Cuba and the Western / Southwestern National Parks of the US. I'd love to introduce you for a day or a week to Denver, Colorado and the 4 corners region of... Read more

Tours by Stephanie

Philadelphia Tour Guide

Vance Lehmkuhl

Vance Lehmkuhl

Tour operator and tour guide for American Vegan Center in historic Old City Philadelphia, administering walking tours focusing on Philadelphia's "veg history" - the vegans and vegetarians through history that started the US vegetarian and vegan movements in this city. Author of "Eating Vegan in Philly" (2016) and also "V for Veg: The Best of Philly's Vegan Food Column," a collection of my colum... Read more

Tours by Vance

5. Sheraton Society Hill (from USD 135)

With a heated pool on this hotel’s top floor, the Sheraton Society Hill in Philadelphia gives each and every guest a reason to arrive onsite. Placed within what has come to be known as America’s most historic square mile, this hotel is optimized for those individuals and travel parties looking to experience comfort and convenience while on the road, without breaking the bank in terms of available hospitality options. You’re also only a ten-minute trip away from the Independence Hall, as well as the Liberty Bell! Amenities onsite include living essentials, contemporary furnishings, free onsite parking, non-smoking rooms, and pet-friendly facilities! The hotel even offers a continental breakfast, free of charge, for all guests to enjoy every morning, to begin the day the right way.

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Philadelphia Marriott Old City

Address: One Dock Street
2.84 km (1.8 mi) from The Franklin Institute

6. Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia (from USD 135)

If you’re one for staying in a hotel close to the Philadelphia city center where you get to experience all the downtown activities, this Philadelphia hotel with a rooftop pool is truly the ideal stay for you. Take advantage of amenities that include free parking, wireless internet access, non-smoking rooms, as well as special facilities for all disabled guests. There’s also the rooftop swimming pool to speak of, where guests can gather and check out the sights of the skyline, especially during majestic local sunsets.

Nearby, you’ll find attractions like the Philadelphia Museum of Art, as well as the Pennsylvania Convention Center and the Avenue of the Arts. A complimentary breakfast buffet is ready to greet you every morning as you wake up, providing the perfect excuse to get up early and begin your day on the right foot. The ideal location for couples looking to spend a little extra quality time together, the Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia delivers attractive luxury, with affordability to match.

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Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia-Midtown, an IHG Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: 1305 Walnut St
1.35 km (0.9 mi) from The Franklin Institute

Parking Meeting/banquet facilities 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Business centre Laundry Facilities for disabled guests

7. Sheraton Philadelphia University City (from USD 219)

Welcome to the Sheraton Philadelphia University City, where one of Chestnut Street’s finest examples of local hospitality awaits. Located close to most of the staple historic attractions that are found around the city, the Sheraton Philadelphia University City is a virtual sky-high, world-class venue for an affordable living while on vacation. You’re actually on campus at the University of Pennsylvania, one of the top academic universities in the entirety of the United States. Fourteen meeting rooms, a fitness center open at all hours of the day, and more are located on the premises. Amenities in the room include living essentials, modern furnishings, well-lit spaces, and personal tea/coffee makers. Onsite, guests can eat at the Sang Kee Noodle House Restaurant, which offers international cuisine, as well as a host of cocktails to choose from!

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Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: 3549 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia East, Philadelphia (PA), United States, 19104
1.86 km (1.2 mi) from The Franklin Institute

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms

8. DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Philadelphia Center City (from USD 221)

At the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Philadelphia Center City, guests come to experience the rooftop pool, but they stay to experience the various other first-class amenities that the hospitality authority offers. Besides having one of the best rooftop pools in Philadelphia, the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Philadelphia Center City offers guests free parking, a fitness center, special facilities for disabled guests, and more! There’s daily breakfast served on the premises, to promise a great start to the day for all guests. And room service is going to have your accommodation looking shiny and clean, from the beginning of your stay to its conclusion.

The Standing O Restaurant is located inside the hotel itself, where guests can enjoy bistro and bar favorites. And with Reading Terminal Market, there’s no shortage of cuisine to be found in the immediate region!

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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Philadelphia Center City

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 237 South Broad Street, Philadelphia City Center, Philadelphia (PA), United States, 19107-5686
1.37 km (0.9 mi) from The Franklin Institute

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre

9. Wyndham Philadelphia Historic District (from USD 256)

There may not be many hotels with an infinity pool in Philadelphia, however, Wyndham Philadelphia Historic District is bound to impress you with its stunning rooftop pool with views of the city. It’s a hotel near the heart of the city that offers the true definition of local hospitality. You’re only two miles (3.21km) from the local Amtrak station at 30th, which can transport you easily to a number of rooftop bars and famous buildings around the historic city of Philadelphia!

Amenities on the premises include free parking on the premises, together with free Internet access, living essentials, a workout facility, and an onsite bar! Relax at your own pace by the side of the rooftop pool, or slip in for a dip, the perfect cure for seasonally warm summer heat.

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Wyndham Philadelphia-Historic District

Wifi Available

Address: 400 Arch Street
2.33 km (1.5 mi) from The Franklin Institute

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms

Great hotels in Philadelphia

Enjoy sweeping views from the rooftop pool and award-winning hospitality when you book any of these amazing hotels in Philadelphia. Explore the city to the best advantage and discover its top attractions soon!

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