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Located on the corner of 18th and Walnut Streets, across from the formal entrance of Rittenhouse Square, this 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 Philadelphia suites with full kitchens, AKA Rittenhouse Square provides the ideal environment for stays of a week or longer.

As a resident, you can head into the park for an afternoon of reading, dreaming, or sunbathing, or enjoy window shopping along fashionable Walnut Street, rated one of the top ten most luxurious shopping districts in the nation. For business and corporate travelers, the city's top financial, technology, and law firms are a short distance away, and is in close proximity to the innovative business district of Center City. 

AKA Rittenhouse Square is also located near the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Franklin Institute, the Barnes Foundation, and more. A culinary mecca, Philadelphia is also home to some of the most respected restaurants in the country, and AKA’s critically acclaimed Rittenhouse Square restaurant, a.kitchen+bar, which serves exquisite lunch and dinner—featuring the best wine list in Philadelphia, awarded by both Zagat and Philadelphia Magazine.