February 21, 2014
Exiting news, Philadelphia. This week, Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants officially announced plans to develop a third Philadelphia hotel, bringing its sophisticated brand to the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. In 2016 or 2017, the 247,000-square-foot building that’s long served as home to Pennsylvania’s Family Division of the Court of Common Pleas will transform into a brand-new $85 [...]Read more»
February 14, 2013
Visit Philly’s With Love, Philadelphia XOXO Proposal contest came full circle today. Winner Jeremy Kaplan of Fairmount won the opportunity to team up with Visit Philly to pop the question on Valentine’s Day to girlfriend, Emily Schrag, also of Fairmount. Their relationship first originated in the City of Brotherly Love at a West Philadelphia Orchestra [...]Read more»
January 11, 2013
If you sleep, eat and breathe art, get ready to experience our brand new With Art Philadelphia™ Hotel Package that allows you to do all that and more. The package is available for one and two-night stays through March 31, and includes a With Art Philadelphia™ Pass, which guarantees one-time admission to six of the [...]Read more»
November 26, 2012
Here’s a little something to cure your post-holiday-weekend Monday blues. The Kimpton Hotels company is offering Visit Philly fans and followers an exclusive one-day deal in honor of Cyber Monday today — and also because they’re just cool like that. Starting at 8 a.m. today, through midnight tonight, November 26, you can use our special [...]Read more»
October 10, 2012
Start saving room. Square 1682 is hosting the third annual “Cheesesteak Challenge: High Steaks” block party this Sunday, October 14 from 2–5 p.m. Salute Philadelphia’s signature dish while benefiting local public schools through The Philadelphia Academies (a charity dedicated to Philly public school students). $25 admission gets you unlimited tastes from cheesesteaks around the city, all [...]Read more»
September 14, 2012
The opening of Philadelphia’s first new hotel in Old City’s Historic District in years is now quickly approaching, with the ribbon-cutting of The Hotel Monaco Philadelphia on Independence Mall slated for October 11 (everything will be open officially on October 4). One of the most exciting aspects of the latest Kimpton property in Philadelphia (the Hotel [...]Read more»
Today’s Philly 101 video features Nick Gregory, General Manager of the future Hotel Monaco Philadelphia, opening on Independence Mall in September of this year.
We were fortunate enough to get a sneak peek inside the hotel, thanks to the great Kimpton team, and we’re sharing it with you here.
Check it out to get more intel about Hotel Monaco Philadelphia, and learn what Nick wishes more people knew about in Philadelphia.
Hotel Monaco Philadelphia — Opening September 2012!
433 Chestnut Street
Independence National Historical Park
5th and Chestnut Streets
Today’s Philly 101 video features Nick Gregory, General Manager of the future Hotel Monaco Philadelphia, opening on Independence Mall in September of this year. We were fortunate enough to get a sneak peek inside the hotel, thanks to the great Kimpton team, and we’re sharing it with you here. Check it out to get more [...]Read more»
April 27, 2012
The opening of Philadelphia’s first new hotel in the Historic District in years is now quickly approaching, with The Hotel Monaco Philadelphia now slated for a September debut on Independence Mall. The project is an adaptive reuse development of Philadelphia’s historic Lafayette Building at the corner of 5th and Chestnut Streets in the heart of [...]Read more»
September 14, 2011
Big news on the hotel front. Tomorrow, Kimpton Hotel Group will hold an official groundbreaking ceremony on their latest Philadelphia development, the Hotel Monaco Philadelphia, a new hotel property to be built at the corner of 5th and Chestnut Streets in the heart of Historic Philadelphia. The project, which we first told you about last [...]Read more»