The Independent is one of the most conveniently located hotels near the Art Institute of Philadelphia. In the heart of Center City, our property and the school are just a half-mile apart. Guests can easily travel from their rooms to campus by taking a ten-minute walk, or short drive.
As a hotel near the Art Institute of Philadelphia, we welcome guests to an area rich with popular attractions. On your way to school from the hotel, be sure to stop by local cultural landmarks like the Academy of Music, Verizon Hall and the Kimmel Center. We are also walking distance from Rittenhouse Square and the world-famous Reading Terminal Market.
In addition to all of the exciting cultural destinations to visit when staying with our hotel near the Art Institute of Philadelphia, there are also a wealth of acclaimed restaurants. Graduation dinners can be enjoyed at the Tulala’s Garden or Vedge and casual Mediterranean food is plentiful at Barbuzzo.
When you visit Philly colleges, comfort is just as important as location. Our lifestyle hotel near The Art Institute of Philadelphia offers inviting spaces that charm travelers with wooden bed frames and art from local artists on the walls. Families and groups can spread out in a Double Queen Deluxe, while solo travelers and couples can relax in a King or Queen Deluxe room.