PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA PROPERTY EST. 1912 AKA Rittenhouse Square is located on the corner of 18th and Walnut Streets, across from the formal entrance of Rittenhouse Square, the jewel of William Penn’s plan for Philadelphia. The majestic twelve-story historic landmark has been respectfully transformed with stylish contemporary interiors while preserving the building’s magnificent Beaux-Arts façade. With 78 elegantly furnished studio, one-, and two-bedroom suites with full kitchens, AKA Rittenhouse Square provides the ideal environment for short- and long-term stays. Rittenhouse Square, originally called Southwest Square, was renamed in 1825 after Philadelphian David Rittenhouse, clockmaker and renowned astronomer. ORIGINAL HOTEL LUXURIOUS SERVICE BLENDED DÉCOR BEAUX-ARTS AMENITIES 78 suites. State-of-the-art Technogym® fitness center, complimentary access to The Sporting Club at the Bellevue, complimentary business center with Mac workstations, complimentary use of executive boardroom with seating for 8 and large flat-screen television, sleek lobby featuring original glass sculpture by Bernard Katz, and private resident entrance to a.kitchen. Complimentary laundry facilities on premises. DINING Award-winning a.kitchen+bar, where Chef Eli Kulp has reinvented the menus with a simple, yet striking approach: flavor-forward cooking over hardwood charcoal using the freshest ingredients. The technique is old-school in a way—just a red-hot smoldering fire—with Kulp bringing his modern approach to each dish. Add on a.kitchen’s untouchable selection of food-friendly wines for a one-of-a–kind Philadelphia dining experience. LOCATION Philadelphia is recognized as a culinary mecca, and the Rittenhouse Square neighborhood is surrounded by some of the finest dining in the city. AKA is located near the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, home to the outstanding Philadelphia Orchestra; the Philadelphia Museum of Art; the Franklin Institute; and the Barnes Foundation. Philadelphia Int’l Airport: 8 miles, 12 minutes. 135 South 18th Street Philadelphia, PA 19103 T 215.825.7000
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