Travel and Hotels

Whether you are traveling to Drexel for a quick visit or to attend a special event on campus, this site will give you useful information about traveling to Philadelphia.

Directions and Parking

View University City Campus directions and maps for driving, parking, and public transportation options when visiting campus.

Hotel Rates

All hotel rates are based on availability which may change from day to day due to new reservations and cancellations. Please note that rates do not include tax or gratuity.

Special hotel discounts are published on this site during times of the year when a high volume of parents and family members travel to Philadelphia (Orientation, New Student Days, Family Weekend, Commencement).

Please visit the Discounted Hotels website for a list of all hotels who offer a Drexel discount.

Within Walking Distance to the University City Campus

No special rates are available. Please contact the hotels directly for rates and availability.

Please visit the Campus Philly Travel Desk & Hotel Discounts page for other hotel rates and travel information.

Sheraton Philadelphia University City (1 Block)
3549 Chestnut Street
(215) 387-8000

The Inn at Penn, A Hilton Hotel (2 Blocks)
3600 Sansom Street
(215) 222-0200

Akwaaba Philadelphia(4 Blocks)
3709 Baring Street
(215) 472-2213

Homewood Suites by Hilton University City (6 Blocks)
4109 Walnut Street
(215) 382-1111

Things to do in Philly

Check out the following websites for information about events and other things to do in the City of Brotherly Love.

Visit Philly
The official visitor and travel site.

Philadelphia Tourism
Philadelphia's official convention and visitors site.

City of Philadelphia
City of Philadelphia government website.

Uwishunu
Philadelphia blog about things to do, events, restaurants, food, nightlife, and more.

With Art Philadelphia
Curate your own experience.

Philly 360
Your guide to Philly's diverse creative scene, nightlife, music, food, and more.

Philly.com
Your source for all Philadelphia news.