Hotel Information

Temple University's agreement with the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Philadelphia Center City covers the contract period from July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2020. The rates listed below are subject to applicable taxes of .75% Philadelphia Levy Tax and 15.5% Sales Tax.  Please contact the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Philadelphia Center City as far in advance as possible to book rooms, hold rooms, or schedule events. If you have any questions contact the Office of Associate Vice President for Business Services at 215-204-3121.


Broad Street at Locust, Philadelphia, PA 19107

General Temple University Rates 2018-2020 *


Standard Guest Room TypeRatesSingle/Double Occupancy$157.00Triple/Quad Occupancy$167.00

These guestroom rates apply to functions, group bookings or individual reservations when made by an authorized Temple University representative and when charges are paid by Temple University via direct billing. In addition, these rates apply to those reservations in which attendees have valid, current Temple University identification. This identification is to be presented upon check-in. All reservations under this direct bill rate category must be made by contacting the hotel directly or by faxing the Temple University Reservation form. 


Reservations by Direct Bill: Contact reservations @ 215-893-1674 to check for availability. Once availability has been confirmed, forward to Stephen Calloway by email at,  a fully completed direct bill reservation form, found here at Temple University Room Reservation Request (for use only when charges are to be paid by Temple). Please note: Reservations will not be made unless the form is completed in full with all the requested information. When the reservation is made an auto-generated confirmation from the hotel’s reservation system followed by the confirmed direct bill request with confirmation will be sent to the requestor by email no later than 2 business days after receipt of request.


Temple University Preferred Associate Rates


2018-2020 Standard Guestrooms Only*


  • $179.00 single/double      
  • $189.00 triple/quad

These preferred rates apply to functions, group bookings and/or individual reservations that may be scheduled by a Temple University affiliate. Guests using the preferred Temple University associate rates will be responsible for all their own hotel related charges. The preferred rate will also be extended to Temple University faculty, staff, students and prospective students when staying at the Hotel on personal or Temple-related business. Reservations for Temple University Associate Rate can be made by clicking on the reservation link below or copying and pasting the link in your internet web browser. Reservations must be guaranteed with a valid credit card.


* If there are no standard guestrooms available at the contracted prices above for Direct Bill or Associate Rates, premium guestrooms (PURE, Executive Level, or Suites) may be available at a 10% discount off the daily rate.




Call 215-893-1600 and indicate that you want the Temple University room rate. After the reservation has been made by telephone, confirm your reservation by fax to the hotel the Temple University Room Reservation Request (for use only when charges are to be paid by Temple). Please note: If the clerk does not receive this form, your reservation may be canceled.


Space and Room Availability


To Book a meeting/function or event at the hotel that require 10+ sleeping rooms please contact Michelle Mercier at 215-893-1683 or by email at


Cancellation Policy and Fees


To avoid cancellation penalties reservations must be cancelled no later than 48 hours prior to the scheduled arrival date. Cancellations received after this period will be charged one night’s room and tax. 


Billing Instructions Payment Policy


Upon receipt of the invoice, PLEASE SIGN THE INVOICE AND CODE IT WITH THE ACCOUNT AND CENTER NUMBER AND FORWARD TO ACCOUNTS PAYABLE FOR PROCESSING. This charge will appear on your Cost Center Report the following month. For functions or group bookings that are not billed to Temple University, payment must be made in advance unless credit has been established with the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Philadelphia Center City Credit Office. Their contact number is 215-893-1686. Ask for Carol Borner. 




For catering functions (banquets or one-day meetings) that do not require sleeping rooms, contact Robin Rizzo, Catering Manager at 215-893-1689 or by email to




The parking facility connected to the hotel is not owned or operated by the Hotel and the rates are subject to change without prior notice. The current 2018 rates for parking for registered guests of the hotel are: 


  • $30.00 self-parking/overnight
  • $44.00 valet/overnight