Looking for some well-deserved rest and relaxation without the stress of travel? Staycations are ideal for escaping the bustle of daily life while getting to explore the amenities of local establishments. You don’t have to venture far from home to have a dreamy break at one of these Philadelphia hotels. Sometimes, the best vacations are right outside your front door.
Looking to bring the kids and pets along on your staycation? The Rittenhouse Hotel is a haven for crafting special family moments with their in-room camping package. Kids can relax in sleeping bags and enjoy house-made s’mores, while your furry friend noshes on treats from the pet-friendly menu (think tk dish). Bring the whole family along for an adventure in a nearby park with the hotel’s picnic package, which provides guests with all the necessities for dining al fresco. 201 W. Rittenhouse Square, rittenhousehotel.com
View from the Top
You’ll never want your staycation to end when booking a room atop Philadelphia’s tallest tower. Four Seasons Philadelphia is the epitome of an urban luxury experience. Relax in the indoor infinity pool post-spa treatment; workout in the state-of-the-art fitness lounge featuring tk and tk; or feast at one of the award-winning restaurants. The breathtaking views allow you to see every part of the stunning city skyline from the comfort of your room. 1 N. 19th St., fourseasons.com
Located in the heart of Rittenhouse Square, The Warwick Hotel meets all of your staycation needs. The expansive and dazzling suites, complete with a living room and kitchen, allow guests to rejuvenate among the sprawling city views. Three delicious in-house restaurants— The Finch, Bluestone Lane and The Prime Rib—mean that you can enjoy every meal without having to venture beyond your hotel. If you do decide to embark outside of these great accommodations, however, the shops and sights of Rittenhouse are mere steps away. 220 S. 17th St., 215.735.6000, warwickrittenhouse.com
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