Rest Assured at The Rittenhouse Hotel

Learn more about our safety protocols and cleaning procedures We know many of you are dreaming about your next getaway. At The Rittenhouse Hotel, we’re committed to providing you with a safe and enjoyable stay through our Rest Assured™ program.  This program was created to ensure we open and operate responsibly, while carefully considering the safety

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Honoring the Spirit of Travel

Celebrate National Travel and Tourism Week with our Exclusive Gift Card Sale Early May always marks one of our favorite events — National Travel and Tourism Week — which kicked off on May 3 and ends May 9, 2020. As you can well imagine, we’re big proponents of adventurous souls indulging their desire to seek

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Your Guide To The Subaru Cherry Blossom Festival

Every year since 1997, The Subaru Cherry Blossom Festival has gathered thousands of people together to celebrate Japanese culture in Philadelphia. One of many similar celebrations that take place around the country in cities like Washington, DC and Seattle, WA, this gathering consists of a number of events inspired by Japanese cultural and artistic traditions.

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National Plan for Vacation Day: Your Philadelphia 2020 Getaway

We’re approaching the end of January, and there’s no better way to march full steam into 2020 than by booking a trip on National Plan for Vacation Day. Join a world of fellow travelers committing to getting away this year, and start planning your special Philadelphia vacation today. The annual booking celebration takes place on

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The Ultimate List of Reasons to Visit Philadelphia in 2020

There’s always something happening in Philadelphia, from art exhibitions to parades to festivals, and 2020 is no exception. In fact, we think this year will go down as the most exciting and eventful in the city’s twenty-first-century history. Check out our top reasons to kick off the new decade in the City of Brotherly Love.

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The Rittenhouse Guide to Winter in Philadelphia

Philadelphians are always throwing interesting and unexpected events, mounting impressive productions, and otherwise celebrating their city — but things really kick into gear during the winter months. Here’s what’s happening in the City of Brotherly Love from Thanksgiving to late February 2020. New Food and Drink Destinations There are dozens of restaurants opening between mid-November

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Art Lovers’ Guide to Philadelphia: Winter 2019 Edition

Art lovers are in for a real treat this winter in Philadelphia, when highly anticipated exhibitions are on view in the city’s top museums, and unexpected events encourage locals and tourists to interact with the city in new ways. Peruse our guide to learn about such interesting and varied art-world goings-on as an exhibition of

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The Rittenhouse Celebrates Its 30th Anniversary

The Rittenhouse was proud to celebrate its 30th anniversary in 2019. The symbol for this special milestone was the pearl — the traditional 30th-anniversary gem. To honor the past three decades, we filled the month with special events, offers, and designs that celebrated our history and channeled the subtle layers and luminous colors unique to

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The Best Philadelphia Holiday Markets

It’s always fun to experience Philly’s shopping scene, and this is particularly true during the holiday season, when “villages” full of tents pop up and local artisans hawk their colorful, inventive wares. Read on to learn all about Philly’s best such markets in 2019, from a craft fair to a greenery bazaar. Christmas Village The

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Five Reasons to Ring in the New Year in Philadelphia

Philadelphia has spent so many years in the shadow of New York’s ball drop and Macy’s fireworks, few people realize just how many amazing ways there are to celebrate the new year in Philadelphia. Don’t believe us? Check out the only-in-Philly NYE and NYD experiences below. 1. Black-Tie Parties Philadelphians are all about the galas

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