Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel
(215) 448-2000
· Hotel Reservations: 888-627-8178
201 North 17th Street · PhiladelphiaPennsylvania19103 · United States 
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Philadelphia Meetings - Independence Ballroom

Philadelphia Meetings and Conferences

Experience the multi-million dollar renovation of the Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel. Guests will enjoy an expansive revitalization of the hotel’s lobby and restaurant, new state-of-the-art Sheraton Fitness Center as well as a redesign of meeting spaces and the Liberty Ballroom. 

Idyllically located in the heart of Philadelphia, minutes away from the  Philadelphia Convention Center and world-class art museums, the hotel’s dynamic, split level, multi-functional meeting spaces boasts high-ceilings with enhanced lighting, new wall coverings, carpet, décor and furniture. The bright redesign serves as the backdrop to an inspirational atmosphere for groups seeking a multitude of downtown Philadelphia space and size requirements.   

The Liberty Ballroom, which boasts more than 20,000+ square feet and is the second-largest of its kind in Philadelphia, along with The Horizons Ballroom located on the hotel rooftop, compliment the sprawling floor- to-ceiling window views of Downtown Philadelphia. 

Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel is the ideal location in the heart of Center City for your next Philadelphia meeting or conference. Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel offers 38 different and flexible spaces for your conference, event or meeting in Philadelphia. Our professional and attentive staff is happy to help you plan your perfect event. From intimate events to corporate functions, we provide all the tools you need to plan a perfect gathering. Explore all our hotel meeting space features as well as hot dates we have available for planning your meeting or conference in Philadelphia.

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Hotel At a Glance

Year Opened:   1980
Last Renovated:  2014
Guest Rooms:   757
: 139/39/19/443
Club Kings/Queens/Doubles:
Deluxe Kings/Doubles:  15/23
Accessible:  22
Ideal Group Size:  800
Max Group Size
:   1,800
Sales Tax:   8%
Room Tax:  15.2%

Meeting Space

Largest Meeting Space:  
20,000 sq. ft.
Indoor Meeting Space:   58,000 sq. ft.



Stay connected with our lobby "connection destination," The Link@Sheraton experienced with Microsoft, offering a secure and fun area to work or just hang out. Connect on our terminals or bring your laptop for complimentary wireless broadband. This comfortable technological lounge will allow you to surf the net, send emails, and print the information you need.

We also offer in-meeting High Speed Internet Access for $3.95 per hour.


Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel offers each guest complimentary use of the hotel fitness center and indoor pool.


Philadelphia is a city filled with history, restaurants, culture, and museums.

Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel is just two blocks from the Pennsylvania Convention Center and within walking dsitance of the Franklin Institute, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Museum of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia and the Rodin Museum. Learn more about what to do in Philadelphia near our hotel.

Onsite Philadelphia Restaurants

The Terrace: An a la carte/buffet style dining area offering delicious options for breakfast & lunch.

The Lobby Bar: The perfect place for pleasant conversation located in our beautiful atrium area, this bar features your favorite cocktails and light fare.

Airport Proximity

Philadelphia International Airport - 7.2 miles