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The Rittenhouse – Philadelphia

The Rittenhouse – Philadelphia


Located in the City Center of downtown Philadelphia at the Rittenhouse Center, The Rittenhouse Hotel boasts of world-class service and accommodation. As a testament for being world class, The Rittenhouse hotel is also known as one of the world’s finest places to stay.

Standing in the City Center gives The Rittenhouse the advantage of being in the midst of historic charm. The Rittenhouse is ideal for leisure and business-related travels. It is within walking distance from museums, high-end shopping, local attractions and the business district. The hotel is also near the Philadelphia International Airport.


The Rittenhouse Philadelphia takes pride in having the most spacious accommodations in the city with rooms measuring between 450 and 600 square feet. The hotel has a total of 98 guest rooms including 11 suites. Rooms have mahogany furnishings and rich fabrics – setting The Rittenhouse above all other Philadelphia accommodations. Each room is designed to give luxury and comfort to every guest.

Room Categories

Guest Rooms: oversized room and a king size bed. The room has a luxurious marble bathroom complete with amenities, oversize bathtub, separate shower and 13” LCD television. Other amenities include: 42” Flat Screen Television, work desk with complimentary wired and wireless Internet access, dual-line speakerphones, laptop-sized in-room safe, hairdryer and timed heat lamp, iron and ironing board, separate vanity and dressing area.

Guest Suites or Luxury Suites: upgraded guest room with fully equipped gourmet kitchen, duvet and 32” LCD television. Selected Suites also offer washer, dryer and whirlpool tub. Guest Suites have the same amenities as that of the guest room plus pull out sofa.

Presidential Suites: upgraded Guest Suite with Poster Bed, wetbar with microwave, full size refrigerator and coffee maker, large Flat Screen TV with DVD player, Baby Grand Piano, Jade Marble Bathroom with bidet, His and Her Closets and pull out sofa. The Presidential Suites have the same amenities as that of the Guest Suites.

All Rittenhouse accommodations have large windows that overlook either Rittenhouse Square or the breathtaking cityscape. All rooms also have Electronic lock system.

Hotel Services

All Rittenhouse guests can take advantage of hotel services that are exclusively for registered guests.

  • Complimentary use if Adolf Biecker Health Club and Spa
  • Complimentary twice-daily maid service
  • Complimentary overnight shoe shine
  • Complimentary daily newspaper
  • Complimentary use of Rittenhouse E center for checking email
  • Surfing the web or printing boarding pass
  • Adolf Biecker Spa and Salon
  • 24-hour room service
  • 24-hour concierge staff
  • Business Center
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour security staff
  • Laundry and valet


There are 3 restaurants in Rittenhouse that offer sumptuous meals. These restaurants all have the view of the Rittenhouse Square making dining experience more than enjoyable.

Lacroix at The Rittenhouse: headed by Executive Chef Jon Cichon, it serves mouthwatering Progressive International cuisine.

Mary Cassatt Tea Room and Garden: serves British afternoon tea and cocktails in a living-room set-up. The place has a private outdoor garden.

Smith & Wollensky Grill: a specialty steakhouse restaurant that serves prime, dry aged beef and delicious seafood.

Spa, Salon and Health Club

The Adolf Biecker Spa, Salon and Health Club in The Rittenhouse are designed give clients utmost care and ultimate relaxation. Clients and guests can choose from an array of treatments and services available at the spa. These include massage therapy, skin-care treatments, body treatments, haircut and style, wax and color, nail care and make-up.

The Fitness Center is available for registered guests to use free of charge. It has cardio equipment, free weights, tranquil solarium, indoor heated pool, outdoor sundeck and sauna and steam room.

Meetings and Social Events

The Rittenhouse is capable of handling conferences, social events and corporate meetings. Professional and personalized service are provided by the Rittenhouse staff to make your event smooth sailing and memorable. The whole meeting and event place measures 8,470 square feet and can be divided to suit the client’s needs.

Grand Ballroom: ideal for classy event and can accommodate up to 275 persons.

The Grand Salon: perfect for modest-sized conventions or meetings or other formal event. This room can accommodate up to 75 persons.

The Parkview Suite: good for intimate events. This room can also accommodated 75 persons.

Boardroom I, II and Marie Fedock Room: space ideal for executive meetings and brainstorming.

Boathouse Row: pub-style venue perfect for private birthday or engagement parties.

The Rittenhouse
210 West Rittenhouse Square
Philadelphia, PA
Telephone: (800) 635-1042 / (215) 546-9000
Fax: (215) 732-3364

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