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The 10 Best Hotels In Philadelphia

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Rittenhouse Hotel named best in Pennsylvania by U.S. News & World R...

"The hotel is completely spotless, and offers amazing views of the park below."
via PR Newswire

Tripadvisor Inspires Travelers With the World's Best for 2021

Ranked #1 Hotel in the Mid-Atlantic

Via Condé Nast Traveler

Top 10 Hotels in the Mid-Atlantic: Readers' Choice Awards 2020

The Rittenhouse is to Philadelphia what the Plaza Hotel is to New York City.

Via Condé Nast Traveler

The Best Hotels in the World: 2020 Readers' Choice Awards

U.S. News analyzed more than 30,000 hotels to find the best in the USA, Europe, Canada, Mexico, Bermuda and the Caribbean, based on reputation among travel experts, guest reviews and hotel class ratings. The Rittenhouse takes the #1 spot in both Philadelphia and Pennsylvania!

Via U.S. News & World Report

#1 Hotel in Philadelphia & Pennsylvania as ranked by U.S. News

The Rittenhouse has been named the #1 hotel in the Mid-Atlantic and a top 50 hotel in the world by Condé Nast Traveler's 2019 Readers' Choice Awards. 



Voted #1 Hotel in the Mid-Atlantic and Top 50 in the World

"A wealth of new boutique hotels and design-minded renovations have made us rethink what a hotel bar can be."

Architectural Digest

The 21 Best-Designed Hotel Bars in the US

 "Owning the best address in the city, The Rittenhouse hotel has long been the standard against which to measure Philadelphia's other luxury hotels."

Via U.S. News & World Report

#1 Hotel in Philadelphia

"Upscale Living Magazine has researched numerous elite properties around the world. Each place, in its own distinct space, offers wondrous retreats to remember." 

Via Upscale Living

2019 Top 25 Five-Star Hotels and Resorts in the World

"The Rittenhouse Hotel just completed a redesign of all 118 rooms and suites.

The luxe property overlooking the bustling, tree-lined square has two restaurants on site (including the lovely Lacroix, home to an exquisite tasting menu), plus the intimate Library Bar, a day spa and the best afternoon tea program in the city.

On a sunny day, sit in the secluded garden and sip one of the hotel's signature blends, paired with tiers of house-made scones and pastries."

- Via CNN

The best hotels in Philadelphia

"Since The Rittenhouse has so many suites (a whopping 24), it can be difficult to choose the right one for you. We can attest that the P5 Park Suite comes highly recommended for all of your wedding needs. (In 2014, it was included in Elite Traveler magazine’s “Top 101 Suites” list.) P5 boasts sky-high ceilings, one-and-a-half bathrooms, the option to connect to another suite, a huge kitchen and, of course, gorgeous views of Rittenhouse Square. A...

11 Luxurious Bridal Hotel Suites Around Philly

"We travel to learn, and there’s no better place to pick up some new knowledge than a library bar. If you’re staying at the Rittenhouse Hotel in Philly, be sure to check out the Library Bar, one of our favorite nerdy literary-themed bars."

via Supercall.

The Best Hotel Bar in All 50 States

The Rittenhouse has again been named the best hotel in both Philadelphia and Pennsylvania in the 2018 US News & World Report annual hotel rankings.

via U.S. News Travel

The Rittenhouse Named Best Hotel In Philadelphia and Pennsylvania

"Consistently recognized as one of the world’s finest places to stay by industry sources such as AAA and Travel and Leisure, The Rittenhouse has become one of the most awarded hotel properties in Philly. Stay in its signature Rittenhouse Suite, and the level of luxury only grows with prime views overlooking Rittenhouse Square, two-and-a-half marble bathrooms and a full kitchen." via Visit Philly


The Best Boutique Hotels, Penthouses and Presidential Suites in Phi...

"This elegant bar tucked in the Rittenhouse Hotel in Center City displays its collection of books throughout the bar. You are free to pick up and browse a book, but the literary references on their cocktail menu are what true book lovers will enjoy." via Supercall

10 Best Book-Themed Bars for Literary Nerds

Lacroix at The Rittenhouse is recognized as one of 10 Best Restaurants for Private Dining. via Zagat

Best Restaurants and Bars for Private Dining in Philadelphia

The Rittenhouse Spa & Club - Hair by Paul Lebrecque's Infinity Sun Spray Tan service is named Philadelphia Magazine's Best of Philly - Airbrush Tan.

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Best Airbrush Tan | Philadelphia Magazine's Best of Philly

"A recipient of the Forbes Four Star award, The Rittenhouse Hotel leaves patrons feeling pampered with its impeccable hospitality, which even includes a Jaguar car service." 


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The Best Hotel in Every Single State

Owning the best address in the city, The Rittenhouse Hotel has long been the standard against which to measure Philly's other luxury hotels. 

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2017 Annual Hotel Rankings (#1 in PA)

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Top Hotels in New York State and The Mid-Atlantic: Readers' Choice ...

"World class amenities include a health club with an indoor pool and sauna, 24 hour concierge service and 8479 square feet of event space. Rooms feature plush pillow top mattresses, duvets and down pillows."

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TravelThe Top 10 Luxury Boutique Hotels In The US

Via Wine Spectator 

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The List: Lacroix wins "Best of award of excellence"

Via Philadelphia Magazine

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Best of Philly: Best Escape Massage - The Quartet at The Rittenhouse

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The Rittenhouse receives 3-stars as one of the world's best wine lists

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Forbes Travel Guide 2016 Star Award Winners

The Rittenhouse ranks #1 on the list of the best hotels in Pennsylvania by US News & World Report. 

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Best Hotels in Pennsylvania

The Rittenhouse ranks #48 on the list of the best hotels in the US by Huffington Post. 

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The 50 Best Hotels in the USA 2016

The Rittenhouse was named the best hotel in the state of Pennsylvania by the 

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The Best Hotel In Every State

The Rittenhouse Spa & Club - Hair by Paul Labrecque was voted "Best of Philly 2015: Men's Grooming."

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Best of Philly 2015

The Rittenhouse ranks in the top 25 for World's Best Hotel's by Travel + Leisure Magazine. 

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Travel + Leisure World's Best Awards 2015

Lacroix at The Rittenhouse receives Wine Spectators prestigious "Best of Award of Excellence" for 2015.

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Wine Spectator: Best of Award of Excellence

The Rittenhouse Spa & Club - Hair by Paul Labrecque was named one of the 12 best new spas in the United States by Fodor's Travel.

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The Rittenhouse Spa & Club - Hair by Paul Labrecque was Named One o...

"The Rittenhouse is to Philadelphia what the Plaza Hotel is to New York City. Like the Midtown institution, The Center City hotel has an illustrious history, attracts a monied crowd, delivers on personalized service, and offers views of Philadelphia’s landmark public square and park."

Via Condé Nast Traveler

13 Best Hotels in Philadelphia

 "The luxe property overlooking the bustling, tree-lined square has two restaurants on site (including the lovely Lacroix, home to an exquisite tasting menu), plus the intimate Library Bar, a day spa and the best afternoon tea program in the city."


15 Best Hotels in Philadelphia

"The creative offerings at Lacroix at The Rittenhouse in Philadelphia pair well with the 4,000 bottle wine cellar, both served with stunning views over Rittenhouse Square."

Via USA Today 10 Best

Readers' Choice 10 Best Hotel Restaurants

Philadelphia is a city of many stories, and a stay at The Rittenhouse reflects the area’s multifaceted vibe: historic and elegant, yet modern and full of life, with a central location that gives quick access to all of the city’s sites, restaurants and neighborhoods.

Via Forbes Travel

Forbes 4 Star Award 2019

"Any hotel that has 24-hour room service is a winner in our book."

Food Network

Best Food Hotels in the Country

Housed within The Rittenhouse, one of Philly's most luxurious hotels, Lacroix serves stylish, contemporary American fare in posh, elegantly appointed dining room.


Philadelphia's 10 Most Romantic Restaurants

The Rittenhouse is the only Forbes Four Star Rated Hotel in Philadelphia! 

Via Forbes Travel Guide

Forbes Travel Guide Announces Its 2020 Star Award Winners

The Best Kid-Friendly City Hotels in the U.S. for a Quick Family Ge...

From the 'No Menu' Menu to Better Kids Meals, These Are the Food-Re...

These Underrated Getaways Are The Perfect Way To Escape The Crowds ...

Hundreds of Black Friday 2023 Travel Deals That Will Save You Big B...

Your Complete Guide To Travel Deals For Black Friday, Cyber Monday,...

20+ Black Friday And Cyber Monday Travel, Hotel And Cruise Deals

The November Hit List: High Street, Banh Mi & Bottles, Eatwell, and...

Hotel Minibars Have Vastly Improved – These Are the Best of the Best

Girl’s Weekend Getaway in Philadelphia: Spas , Art and Nighttime Fun

The 8 Best Luxury Hotels In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - Updated 2023

This U.S. Destination Is the Country’s First UNESCO World Heritage ...

10 Philly-Area Wellness Experiences That Double as Mother’s Day Gifts

Exercise your brain while relaxing with these smart domestic journeys

Celebrate National Sleep Awareness Month This Way In March

11 Things To Do In Philadelphia: Complete Guide To Exploring The Ci...

20 Romantic Valentine’s Day Getaways

The Best Black Friday & Cyber Monday Travel Deals for Families

Everything to See on Your Next Trip to Philadelphia

The 9 Best Cocktail Shakers, According to Experts

An Insider’s Guide to Philadelphia: Where to Stay, Eat, and Shop

Exploring the Relationship Between Beverage Suppliers and On-Premis...

The Best Swimming Pools in Philadelphia

The Best Ice Cream Makers, According to Experts

The Most Over-the-Top Hotel Experiences for Pampered Pets Around th...

Happy National Pet Day! 11 Pet-Friendly Hotels With Perks and Ameni...

10 healthy ways to start the new year at home or away

Paul Labrecque: Best Professional & Business Hairstyles For Men

Why The Rittenhouse Is The Place To Stay In Philadelphia

Why Canned Cocktails Are The Hottest Wedding Trend Of The Season

Everything You Need to Know About Calvados, France’s Historic Apple...

Twelve Great Philadelphia Hotel Deals to Book Right Now

"The award-winning French dining institution located at The Rittenhouse reopened for breakfast and lunch service beginning Tuesday, June 1."

via Philadelphia Weekly

The Rundown | June 3-10

These urban parks offer history, community and sanity in the 21st c...

via Essence 

Wanderlusting: Luxury Hotels Inspired By The 2021 Colors of the Year

34 Hotels Serving Last-Minute Holiday Meals

13 Philly Restaurants For Thanksgiving Dinner To Go

Four U.S. Hotels Ready to Celebrate Thanksgiving

via Forbes

Plan Ahead: You Can Spend Thanksgiving Privately At These Hotels

15 Top Romantic Getaways in Pennsylvania

The City of Brotherly Love gets a slew of new upscale offerings, including these 5 new and redone hotels, featuring The Rittenhouse. 

Via Robb Report

5 Hotels That Are Taking Philadelphia’s Luxury Game to a New Level

NBC10's newest show Philly Live, stops by The Rittenhouse for afternoon tea with some of the cast and crew of Downton Abbey to celebrate the release of it's new movie!


NBC10 joins us for afternoon tea with the cast & crew of Downton Abbey

The pet-friendly Rittenhouse Hotel celebrated #NationalDogDay on Monday, August 26, 2019 with a special giveaway for those who donated to Morris Animal Refuge.


CBS 3 Philadelphia visits The Rittenhouse for #NationalDogDay

"The Rittenhouse leaves no nook undecked for the holidays—by Black Friday, the Christmas tree and menorah are up in the lobby, the pastry team is drawing gingerbread house blueprints designed after Philly landmarks, and Jon Cichon, executive chef of Lacroix, is planning his menu for the restaurant’s epic Christmas Day brunch."

via Philadelphia Style

4 Philly Chefs Share Their Secrets to Flawless Holiday Entertaining

Fox 29 News segment at Lacroix celebrating National Caviar Day 

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National Caviar Day at The Rittenhouse Philadelphia

The pet-friendly Rittenhouse hotel celebrated #NationalDogDay on Monday, August 26, 2019 with dog treats, special meals for dogs, a special giveaway for those who donated the Morris Animal Refuge and more!


FOX 29 Philadelphia covers The Rittenhouse Hotel's #NationalDogDay ...

"After a stunning modern renovation in 2017, The Rittenhouse is high on our list of gorgeous ballrooms suitable for any wedding color palette. The hotel can host your ceremony in the picturesque ballroom and then easily flip it while your guests enjoy cocktail hour in the Grand Salon."

Via Philadelphia Magazine

Stunning Hotel & Ballroom Wedding Venues

"The James Beard Foundation’s 'Taste America Culinary Tour' was held Friday, Nov. 2, at The Rittenhouse Hotel in Philadelphia.

The evening started out with a VIP reception at Lacroix at The Rittenhouse before guests joined a general cocktail and tasting reception adjacent to The Rittenhouse Ballroom."

- Via Philly Voice
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PHOTOS: James Beard Foundation's 'Taste America' tour in Philly

"Located inside The Rittenhouse Hotel, Lacroix is a little slice of old school Philadelphia opulence. Their brunch buffet includes oysters, foie gras s’mores, hand-carved salmon, and sausage bao buns, along with 20 other things you’ll never see served together at the same time again." via The Infatuation

Where to Eat Around Rittenhouse Square

"Staying in The Rittenhouse Hotel is magical any time of year, but especially in the wintertime. Spring may have its blooms, but we prefer the holiday lights twinkling around the square in December. If you’re lucky enough to catch it blanketed with snow, make sure to snap plenty of photos." via Brit + Co

Your Guide to a Weekend in Philadelphia

"Offering luxurious five-star rooms and world-class service, the Rittenhouse Hotel can be found right across the street from the city's gorgeous Rittenhouse Park. The spacious rooms and suites come with marble bathrooms, flat-screen TVs, and comfortable bedding; guests are also welcome to relax in the hotel's cozy tea room, which features a private garden. Other hotel amenities include a spa, a heated indoor pool with a steam room and sauna, and a fitness center. A complimentary car...

25 Best Philadelphia Hotels

"Visitors to Pennsylvania looking for the best hotel in Philadelphia will undoubtedly stumble upon the Rittenhouse Hotel on Rittenhouse Square, at the heart of the city. Celebrated as the best hotel in Philadelphia, the Rittenhouse hotel is indeed the best luxury hotel in the city center. It sets the standards against which every other luxury hotels in Philadelphia are being measured. The Rittenhouse received a Four Star Award from Forbes magazine and is constantly ranking number one on TripAdvisor for Philadelphia’s hotels." via Luxe Digital.

The Sumptuous Rittenhouse Hotel In Philadelphia

"No matter how much you’re in need of a getaway, sometimes things like responsibilities, expenses and work schedules interrupt that fantasy of yours. But you don’t have to go far to find rest, relaxation and a little escape. Philly is the perfect city for a staycation, thanks to its rich history, culture, theatre and to-die-for food scene. Plus, it’s home to luxury hotels like The Rittenhouse, which offer all of the amenities you need for a rejuvenating staycation."

Here's the Perfect Spot for a Luxe City Staycation

"The Rittenhouse Hotel is a Forbes Four Star Venue and a fashionable location for couples who want to host a lavish traditional wedding. The Grand Ballroom is an elegant space that can accommodate up to 275 guests with ease, featuring open windows that provide natural light by day and stunning chandeliers that supply romantic and subdued lighting by night."

via Vacation Idea

25 Unforgettable Event Venues in Philadelphia

"Renovations worth upwards of $10 million are underway for the 118-room luxury hotel that first opened in 1989. The final round of updates involves a complete redesign of 96 rooms – new furnishings, design elements and technology, among others." via the Philadelphia Business Journal

The Rittenhouse hotel to get $10M update, 'last piece' of yearslong...

"From the moment you step onto the property, it's clear that the Rittenhouse experience is of a different class. A recipient of the prestigious Forbes Four Star Award, the hotel's facade belies the grandeur within."

Via Just Luxe

The Rittenhouse: Where Old World Glamour Meets Modern Luxe

"The Rittenhouse is one of those rare properties that’s big enough to house a community of artisans that anticipate the needs of guests without being overwhelming. Everything is nestled in hideaways that are there if you want them, but not in your face. This creates a sense of freedom that you can have without leaving the front doors."

via The Huffington Post

The Rittenhouse's Love Letter to Philadelphia

"We recently had the opportunity to experience Lacroix’s Sunday Brunch buffet, and the attention to detail and culinary know-how that went into every single one of the more than 50 offerings was truly stunning." Read more at TheDailyMeal.

Lacroix at the Rittenhouse: Offering One of America’s Finest, Most ...

"While we Philadelphians might be known for our aggressive sports fandom and proclivity toward a steak “whiz wit” on a fresh Amoroso roll, the City of Brotherly Love offers so much more."

via VOGUE.

An Insider's Guide to Philadelphia

"This past weekend, The Rittenhouse played host to a truly epic wedding — one where The Chainsmokers performed for the bride and groom." Read the full article on

The Chainsmokers perform at a Philly Wedding

"Located on leafy Rittenhouse Square, the Rittenhouse Hotel is Philly's classic hotel, and it's fresh from a $10 million makeover."

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10 Best Things to Do in Philly That Don't Just Include Eating a Che...

The Rittenhouse Spa & Club's luxurious indoor pool receives a nod in Metro's "Where to Swin in Philadelphia."

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Where to Swim in Philadelphia

Zagat includes Lacroix's creation as one of the nine lobster rolls to try in Philadelphia.

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9 Must Try Lobster Rolls in Philly

The Food Network includes the Library Bar as one of 20 stunning hotel bars around the country. 

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20 Stunning Hotel Bars Around the Country

"There are just very different cutting-edge, contemporary-style offices going up in that area," says Frank Marandino, chief concierge at The Rittenhouse Hotel."

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6 Unique Philadelphia Neighborhoods

"Lacroix, the luxe restaurant inside the Rittenhouse Hotel headed by chef Jon Cichon, is celebrating more than just their new spring menu. Cichon and his team will be taking a trip to New York’s famed James Beard House in June, and they’re celebrating at home with a return of their vegetable-focused, outdoor pop-up restaurant, Aubergine."

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Lacroix Chef Jon Cichon Guests at James Beard House, Celebrates wit...

Erin O'Hearn is making waves at the Rittenhouse Spa and Club's new aquatic fitness class, water barre.

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FYI Philly: Making Waves at Water Barre

Fox29 Good Day host, Alex Holley, stopped by The Mary Cassatt Tea Room for her weekly "Alex Around Town" segment to indulge in our floral themed tea service. 

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"Alex Around Town: Going to the flower show to see -- and drink – t...

"If you’re on the hunt for a swanky city venue—especially one where your guests can go to bed directly above your party—you should put it on your list to check out."

via Philadelphia Wedding

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The Rittenhouse Hotel Just Unveiled Their Beautiful New Ballroom

An interview with Hai Tran, who became the beverage director and sommelier at the Rittenhouse Hotel in November 2016.

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Behind the Bar: Hai Tran of The Rittenhouse Hotel

This wine-as-art extravaganza is 'a pretty big deal'.

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With Big Bordeaux event, Philly to showcase world's top-quality wines

"Lily's Café is the larger of Lacroix’s two private dining spaces, boasting unbeatable views of Rittenhouse Square Park. The sophisticated space is decorated with moss-green chaises for up to 32 guests."

Via Philadelphia Style Magazine

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Gorgeous Dining Rooms Perfect for Hosting Private Holiday Parties

Via the Philadelphia Business Journal 

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Rittenhouse Hotel to Undergo More Renovations

"Situated in a covetable location on Rittenhouse Square, just across the road from one of the city's oldest parks, the Rittenhouse is Philadelphia’s bastion of heritage-breed luxury. Colossal rooms, a modern restaurant and a sanctuary-like spa make it one of the best places to stay in town."

Via The Telegraph 

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The Rittenhouse Reviewed by The Telegraph

Via FooBooz

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A quick look at Scarpetta at The Rittenhouse

"Proving that luxury has no bounds, one of Philly’s leading hotels has upped the extravagance on its accommodations..."

Via Philadelphia Style 

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What Are the Newest Developments Around Philly This Year?

Via Wear We Went

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STAY: The Rittenhouse

Via 6ABC News

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Local businesses offer deals and discounts ahead of DNC


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Scarpetta aims for September opening in Rittenhouse Hotel

Via Wine Enthusiast 

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Where to Eat & Drink through the Democratic National Convention


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5 Best Hotels for 4th of July Weekend

Via Philadelphia Magazine

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Watch This Preview of Philadelphia Wedding‘s New Issue On Fox Good ...

Via Philadelphia Style Magazine

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5 Gin Cocktails That Will Give You All the Summer Feels

Via FooBooz

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Lacroix’s Jon Cichon to Host Pop-Up Restaurant

Via Harper's Bazaar

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Via The Wall Street Journal 

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New York’s Best Sommelier Hails From Philly

via Philadelphia Wedding

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The Rittenhouse Spa & Club is Now Offering a Really Awesome Beauty ...

Via Zagat

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Our Plan for Philly Wine Week

via Zagat

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5 Laid-Back Weekday Breakfasts


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Seven Luxury Travel Experiences In Philadelphia


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Why The Democratic National Convention Is Coming To Philadelphia

via Philly Voice

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At Habitat's ReStore, your bargain helps build a home for someone i...

via Travel + Leisure 

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How to Visit Philly Like a Movie Star

Scarpetta - Coming Summer 2016! 


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Scarpetta, a posh Italian restaurant, opening in Rittenhouse Hotel

The Rittenhouse Diamond Package featured on Pursuitist.

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A Hotel Suite & Custom Diamond Jewelry? Sign Us Up

Field Guide: The 10 Sexiest Hotels in Philadelphia

via Philadelphia Magazine, Shoppist

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Field Guide: The 10 Sexiest Hotels in Philadelphia

Chef concierge of The Rittenhouse, Frank Marandino is featured in this article from on the 'Bleisure' traveler. 

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"'Bleisure': In town for business, staying for pleasure"


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The Trendlet: Shimmery Lids

via Philadelphia Wedding 

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Local Bridal Guide: 7 Spas In Philly & the ‘Burbs That Can Pamper Y...


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Holiday Fashion: Blues, pinks, purples and icy chic

via Philadelphia Magazine - Be Well Philly + Shoppist 

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The Frazzled Philadelphian’s Guide to Relaxation: 58 Ways to Chill ...

via 6ABC Action News

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Movember Comes To An End

via Philadelphia Magazine + Shoppist 

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Holiday Shopping Guide: 26 Best Gifts to Give in Philly

via Philadelphia Style 

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The Billionaire's Guide to Spending 48 Hours in Philadelphia


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The Female Bartenders You Need to Know in Philly


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Where to Sip Tea Around Philly For Every Occasion

Via - The Insider 

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Rittenhouse Hotel's Wine Guy Really Knows His Stuff

Wine Director Justin Timsit has reached the rank of Advanced Sommelier after successfully completing a grueling examination process with the internationally-recognized Court of Master Sommeliers. 

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Wine Director Justin Timsit Elevated to Advanced Sommelier

103 Beautiful Dishes: The Most Visually Exciting Food in America Right Now

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Lacroix featured on 103 Beautiful Dishes

The Rittenhouse Spa & Club - Hair by Paul Labrecque is featured on the cover of the May issue of American Spa Magazine. 

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The Rittenhouse Spa & Club - Hair by Paul Labrecque is featured on ...

"You’ll never want to leave, and you won’t really have much reason to."

Via The Daily Mail

What It's Like to Stay at the Rittenhouse, One of Philadelphia's Mo...

Offering luxurious five-star rooms and world-class service, the Rittenhouse Hotel can be found right across the street from the city's gorgeous Rittenhouse Park. 

Via VacationIdea

25 Best Philadelphia Hotels

Philadelphia Hotel Pick: The Rittenhouse Hotel

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Good Morning America

"The Rittenhouse fetes its 30th anniversary with endless bottles of bubbly."

Modern Luxury

Champagne Wishes

"At Center City’s Rittenhouse Hotel, a gourmet room-service meal is always just a phone call away."

Philadelphia Inquirer

Order fancy room service for your pooch

"Set in a luxurious hotel in Rittenhouse Square, Lacroix creates an opulent experience." 

10 Spectacular Wine Restaurants in Philadelphia

Check out the Jersey shore swimsuit guide shot at The Rittenhouse Spa & Club.

One Piece Bathing Suit Swimsuit Guide

"When you’re looking to turn in, book your room at The Rittenhouse Hotel... [Experience] exceptional service, great dining options, and a luxe vibe."

Harpers Bazaar

The Best Last-Minute Weekend Getaways From NYC

"Whether you’re in the City of Brotherly Love for a classic stay (Four-Star The Rittenhouse celebrates its 30th year), you’ll find it here this summer."

via Forbes

50 Reasons To Travel This Summer

"Guests at The Rittenhouse in Philadelphia can take a private tour of the Barnes Foundation and dine at the ‘Chefs Table’ with an eight-course tasting menu at Lacroix"

Via Lodging Magazine

Exclusive Experiences for Loyalty Members

"Head west and splurge on a stay at Philadelphia's iconic property, The Rittenhouse"

Via USA Today

Traveling with a furry friend? Check out these pet-friendly road tr...

"Centered at the heels of the historic Rittenhouse Square, the eponymous hotel has been rooted in elegance."

Via Domino

A Design Lover’s Field Guide to Philadelphia

"In celebration of The Rittenhouse hotel’s 30th anniversary, the restaurant will feature an exclusive Caviar Collection."

Via Philly Style Mag

Where to Celebrate National Caviar Day in the City

"Spend a day with NewYork City’s acclaimed stylist Paul Labrecque as he breathes new life into your tresses before indulging in any of the spa’s luxurious treatments."

Via Philly Style Mag

Philadelphia Style’s 2019 Best of Style Guide:Beauty

Thrillist highlights the best Philly nightlife spots including the Rittenhouse Hotel's Library Bar, tucked in the downstairs of the park-adjacent hotel, for strong drinks made by some of the best cocktail masters in the city!


Philly Nightlife: What to Do in Philadelphia After Dark

Take a look at the some of the inspirational settings that could elevate your function, including The Rittenhouse. 


5 Meeting Spaces With A View

Forbes writer, Amber Gibson recaps her weekend in Philadelphia, including her stay at The Rittenhouse. 


A Weekend in Philadelphia

Where to sip a quiet cup, get fancy with afternoon tea, or stock up on the best loose leaves to brew at home, including The Rittenhouse. 

Via Philly Mag

Where to Drink Tea in Philadelphia

Travel Pulse names The Rittenhouse the top hotel in Pennsylvania! 

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The Top Hotel for 2019 in Every State

MetroSource scopes out seven upscale LGBT-friendly spas offering treatments from light massage to intense rejuvenation including The Rittenhouse Spa & Club.


These Are 7 of the Best Luxury Spas in the World for LGBTQ Travelers

USA Today rounds up top 10 hotel breakfast dishes with a unique twist including Oeufs en cocotte from Lacroix at The Rittenhouse! 


10 of the most unique hotel breakfasts in the Northeast U.S.

Staycations are ideal for escaping the bustle of daily life while getting to explore the amenities of local establishments including The Rittenhouse. 

Via Philadelphia Style

Stay-Cation at One of These Philadelphia Hotels

Wallethub selects it's top five cities for both cold and warm winter travel with a few wellness location suggestions from American Spa including The Rittenhouse Spa & Club. 

Via American Spa

The 10 Best Destinations For Winter Wellness And Beyond

It's cold out there. Here are Philly Mag's favorite spots in the city to warm up in front of a roaring fireplace, including our Library Bar!

Via Philly Mag

These Are the 36 Coziest Restaurants in Philly

 As one of the most popular tourist destinations, Rittenhouse Square gives you the pick of the litter when it comes to hotels. For ritzy, book at the spacious Rittenhouse Hotel. 

Via Thrillist

The Best Neighborhoods in Philadelphia to Spend A Weekend

Located on Philadelphia’s iconic Rittenhouse Square, The Rittenhouse is an award-winning, hotel for the sophisticated couple.

Via Parade

25 of the Most Romantic Getaways in Pennsylvania to Fall in Love Al...

Falling on the Friday of the long Presidents Day weekend, Valentine’s Day, gives major attractions and popular venues in Philadelphia a chance to host special events for couples, singles, friends and families including the Cellar Tasting at The Rittenhouse.

Via Visit Philly

29 Things to Do in Philadelphia for Valentine's Day 2020

Channel your inner fancy Betches at The Rittenhouse Spa & Club, followed by afternoon tea at the Mary Cassatt Tea Room.

Via Betches

The Betches’ Bachelorette Guide to Philadelphia

Here are the spots that pay homage to the bygone days of Prohibition found throughout New Jersey (and New York City and Philly) including Library Bar at The Rittenhouse


The Ultimate Guide to New Jersey Speakeasies

Executive Chef Jon Cichon of Lacroix at The Rittenhouse joins Philly chefs at James Beard House in NYC as part of a Visit Philly partnership.

Via The Philadelphia Inquirer

Philly chefs make scene at James Beard House in NYC

These spa staycations around the U.S. are pretty much guaranteed to melt your cares away, including The Rittenhouse. 

Via Trips to Discover

9 Best Spa Staycations in the United States

Lose yourself in sweet serenity with these massage packages offered at some of Philadelphia’s finest hotels and spas including The Rittenhouse. 

Via Philadelphia Style

Gift the Gift of Relaxation This Valentine's Day

"Brooke and Scott’s sparkle themed wedding at The Rittenhouse Hotel in Philadelphia, PA was one of the most emotional, fun-filled weddings of this season."

Via Philly in Love

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Elegant and Sparkly Wedding at The Rittenhouse Hotel

U.S. News compiled the 10th annual Best Hotels list to help travelers find their ideal hotel, regardless of destination or budget, according to the report. In Philadelphia, The Rittenhouse took top honors, earning the only Gold distinction.


The Best Hotels In Philadelphia, According To U.S. News Reports

To show support for the recent wildfires in Australia, a few top Philly spots will be uncorking Australian wines including Lacroix at The Rittenhouse. 

Via Metro Philadelphia

Philly Wine Cru has some spirited announcements

Many local hotels are offering Valentine’s Day packages that will have you and your loved one feeling pampered, including The Rittenhouse. 

Via PHL17

Valentine's Day Stay-cation Ideas

Order these petite snacks with an entree, or by themselves. Regardless, you'll be amazed by their punch of flavor—proving that it really is the little things in life...including Lacroix's caviar snacks!

Via Philadelphia Style Magazine

Philadelphia Style's Top 4 Luxe Little Bites Should Be On Your Must...

More couples tying the knot are hosting wedding after-parties, according to event planners near and far.

Via New York Post

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Keep your wedding night going with a post-reception after-party

The team at Philadelphia Magazine tried tons of facials to bring you the treatments at Philadelphia spas and skin care shops that are actually worth the hype, including The Rittenhouse Spa & Club Vitamin C Facial.


Philadelphia Facials: The Ultimate Guide

The Daily Meal tracked down the very best restaurant for brunch in all 50 states including Lacroix at The Rittenhouse for Pennsylvania!

Via The Daily Meal

The Best Brunch in Every State

Beverage Director at The Rittenhouse, Samantha Germani, weighs in on Italian white wines. 

Via VinePair

Age Is Beauty: The Confounding Case of Italian White Wine

The Roaring 20’s are back again, and Philadelphia has a plethora of hidden bars that keep up the speakeasy spirit. Discover these 10 hidden venues nestled within Philly that serve a myriad of alcoholic concoctions along with delectable menu options to pair with including Library Bar.

Via Philadelphia Style

10 Hidden Bars In Philadelphia

Philadelphians looking to indulge in celebration of the Philadelphia Flower Show can head to The Rittenhouse to try their sweet new menu item created just for the occasion during afternoon tea. 


Top spots are offering specials for the Philadelphia Flower Show

If you're looking to spice up your drink order without the booze, look to one of these mocktails to kick up your evening, including a few at Library Bar!

Via Philadelphia Style

Order From These 4 Mocktail-Obsessed Menus

Here's a lineup of 19 of the best brunch spots in Philly including Lacroix at The Rittenhouse

Via Eater Philadelphia

19 Essential Brunch Spots in Philly

Craving New American food? Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best high-end New American restaurants around Philadelphia, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to venture when cravings strike - including Laroix at the #1 spot! 

Via Hoodline

Philadelphia's 3 best spots to spend big on New American fare

"Gramping" allows grandparents and grandchildren to overcome distance and busy schedules and grow closer through traveling. Read more about our Gramping Package at The Rittenhouse!

Via New York Times

C’mon Grandma, It’s Time to Hit the Whitewater

For the ultimate Spring break experience, look no further than The Rittenhouse Hotel. Located in Philadelphia's iconic Rittenhouse Square, this hotel embodies the city's rich history and charm. If you're traveling with your extended family, their "Gramping Package" is perfect.


The Best Deals on Family-Friendly Spring Break Destinations For 2020

U.S. News & World Report spotlights The Rittenhouse as a place to stay, with “dreamy decor and dining dining options.”

Via U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report | 15 Top Romantic Getaways in Pennsylvania

Best Weekend Ever Package

From in-room flowers to food and a relaxing trip to the spa, this package is the perfect giftable for a loved one or to treat yourself.

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