Aka University City

Aka University City


2929 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States

ExcellentBased on 162 reviews


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Reviews for Aka University City

ExcellentBased on 162 reviews
Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness9.3
  • Comfort9.4
  • Facilities10.0
  • Location8.9
  • Services9.4
  • Staff9.1
  • Value for money8.3
Who stays here?
  • Families 
  • Young couples 
  • Couples most popular!
  • Groups of friends 
  • Solo travelers 
  • Business travellers 

About Aka University City

Located within a 10-minute walk of 22nd Street SEPTA Trolley Station, AKA University City is an ideal base when visiting Philadelphia. It also provides an indoor pool, valet parking and a 24-hour rece...

Good to know

Distance to city centre

2.5 km

Location rating








Free Wi-Fi


Policies vary by room type and provider.

Contact Number

+1 215 372 9000

Amenities at Aka University City

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi


  • Wine glasses
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Disabled access
  • Family rooms
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Seating area
  • Laundry facilities
  • Lift
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Heated pool
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Room service
  • Smoke alarms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Dishwasher
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Oven
  • Accessible by lift
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Microwave
  • Indoor pool
  • Sofa
  • Key card access
  • No smoking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Stovetop
  • Parking
  • Body soap
  • Hairdryer
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Telephone
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Air-conditioned
  • Refrigerator
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Toilet
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Toilet paper
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • Dustbins
  • Tumble dryer
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • TV
  • Conditioner
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Desk
  • Pool with a view
  • Coffee shop
  • Dining area
  • Bathrobe
  • Dining table
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • Kitchen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Washing machine


  • Game room
  • Fitness centre


  • Business centre
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Grocery deliveries
  • Laundry service
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)

Photos of Aka University City

Where is Aka University City

Most popular landmarks

University of Pennsylvania0.8 km

Getting around

Philadelphia 30th Street Station0.5 km
Philadelphia In front of 3802 Ludlow St1.4 km
Philadelphia Jfk & Broad1.7 km
Philadelphia Greyhound Terminal2.2 km
Philadelphia Spring Garden St2.2 km
Philadelphia Independence Hall Visitors Ctr - 601 Market St2.8 km

FAQs when booking at Aka University City

  • Is pricing at Aka University City comparable to 4 star hotels in Philadelphia?

    The average rate for a night at Aka University City is 9% less than the Philadelphia average for similarly rated 4 stars hotels. The nightly rate at Aka University City is typically $315, which is considered to be a good deal for a quality hotel room in Philadelphia.

  • Is there a pool at Aka University City?

    Yes. HotelsCombined users travelling to Philadelphia often look for hotels with a pool available. Most hotels have pool hours, so be sure to ask the front desk at Aka University City for pool rules and guidelines.

  • How close is Aka University City from the Philadelphia city centre?

    Aka University City is 0.6 km away from the centre of Center City, Philadelphia. Consider visiting University of Pennsylvania, a popular landmark that can be accessed from Aka University City by various forms of transportation.

  • What is the Aka University City phone number?

    If you have questions or concerns about your stay, call +1 215 372 9000 to talk to a Aka University City front desk representative.

  • Does Aka University City have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Aka University City has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Is there a gym or fitness centre at Aka University City?

    Aka University City does have a gym on-site. The gym area is only open to hotel guests and the hours and rules can change drastically from hotel to hotel. It is recommended that you contact the front desk with questions.