Lodging Guide

Hotel prices will vary depending upon time of year, availability, and discounts based upon affiliations with various groups. While the list of accommodations are organized by type and distance from Swarthmore, the College does not endorse any particular facility. For exact prices and availability, please call the hotels directly, or contact your travel agent. 

Swarthmore College has a corporate rate of $159/night (excluding taxes, and excludes high volume blackout dates) at the Marriott Courtyard in Springfield. Blackout dates in 2015 are 5/22, 5/23, 5/24, 9/24, 9/25, 9/26, and 9/27.

Because Philadelphia is nearby, you may also consider one of the many hotels located in the city. To learn more about Philadelphia, please visit www.visitphilly.com.

Area Hotels (1-15 miles) | Airport Hotels (7-10 miles) | Regional Hotels (15-25 miles)
Bed & Breakfast | College Guest Housing

 


 

Area Hotels (1-15 miles)

BEST WESTERN CONCORDVILLE
Route 322 & Route 1
Concordville, PA 19331
(610) 358-9400
http://book.bestwestern.com

BEST WESTERN PHILADELPHIA AIRPORT SOUTH AT WIDENER UNIVERSITY
1450 Providence Avenue (Route 320)
Chester, PA 19013
(610) 872-8100
http://www.bestwesternphiladelphiaairport.com

COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT PHILADELPHIA SPRINGFIELD
400 West Sproul Road
Springfield, PA 19064
(610) 543-1080 / Reservations: (888) 236-2437
http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/phlgf-courtyard-philadelphia-springfield/
Swarthmore College has a corporate rate of $159/night (excluding taxes, and excludes high volume blackout dates) at the Marriott Courtyard in Springfield. Blackout dates in 2015 are 5/22, 5/23, 5/24, 9/24, 9/25, 9/26, and 9/27.

HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS HOTEL & SUITES: CONCORDVILLE-BRANDYWINE
1110 Baltimore Pike (at Route 202)
Glen Mills, PA 19342
(610) 358-1700
http://www.hiexpress.com

DAYS INN SPRINGFIELD
650 Baltimore Pike
Springfield, PA 19064
(610) 544-4700
http://daysinnspringfieldpa.com

Inauguration Special Rate: 15 rooms will be held until September 4th. Call the Days Inn directly at 610-544-4700 and mention the block of rooms for the Swarthmore Inauguration. The rate is $85 for a queen bed and $95 for two twins or a king bed.

PHILADELPHIA MARRIOTT WEST
111 Crawford Avenue
West Conshohocken, PA 19428
(610) 941-5600
http://www.marriott.com

QUALITY INN OF MEDIA
4 S. New Middletown Road
Media, PA 19063
(610)-565-5800
http://www.qualityinn.com/hotel/pa560

RADNOR HOTEL
591 East Lancaster Avenue
St. Davids, PA 19087
(610) 688-5800
http://www.radnorhotel.com

RESIDENCE INN PHILADELPHIA CONSHOHOCKEN
191 Washington Street
Conshohocken, PA 19428
(610) 828-8800
http://www.marriott.com

WAYNE HOTEL
139 E. Lancaster Avenue
Wayne, PA 19087
(800) 962-5850
http://www.waynehotel.com 

WAYNE BED & BREAKFAST INN
211 Strafford Avenue
Wayne, PA 19087
(610) 715-2224
http://www.bnbinn.com/        


 

Airport Hotels (7-10 miles)

ALOFT PHILADELPHIA AIRPORT
4301 Island Avenue
Philadelphia, PA
(267) 298-1700
http://www.aloftphiladelphiaairport.com/

CLARION HOTEL PHILADELPHIA AIRPORT
76 Industrial Highway
Essington, PA 19029
(610) 521-9600
http://www.clarionphl.com/

COMFORT INN AIRPORT
53 Industrial Highway
Essington, PA 19029
(610) 521-9800
http://www.comfortinn.com

COURTYARD PHILADELPHIA AIRPORT
8900 Bartram Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19153
(215) 365-2200
http://www.marriott.com/phlat

EMBASSY SUITES HOTEL
9000 Bartram Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19153
(215) 365-4500
http://embassysuites1.hilton.com

HAMPTON INN PHILADELPHIA AIRPORT
8600 Bartram Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19153
(215) 966-1300
http://www.hamptoninn.hilton.com

HILTON PHILADELPHIA AIRPORT HOTEL
4509 Island Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19153
(215) 365-4150
http://www.hilton.com

PHILADELPHIA AIRPORT MARRIOTT
One Arrivals Road, Terminal B
Philadelphia, PA 19153
(215) 492-9000
http://www.marriott.com

RED ROOF INN PHILADELPHIA AIRPORT
49 Industrial Highway
Essington, PA 19029
(610) 521-5090
http://www.redroof.com

RENAISSANCE PHILADELPHIA AIRPORT HOTEL
500 Stevens Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19113
(610) 521-5900
http://www.marriott.com/Philadelphia

SHERATON SUITES PHILADELPHIA AIRPORT
4101B Island Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19153
(215) 365-6600
http://www.starwoodhotels.com

WYNDHAM GARDEN HOTEL - PHILADELPHIA AIRPORT
45 Industrial Highway
Essington, PA 19029
(610) 521-2400
http://www.philadelphia.com/quality-hotel-airport 

 


 

Regional Hotels (15-25 miles)

ACE CONFERENCE CENTER
800 Ridge Pike
Lafayette Hill, PA 19444
(800) 523-3000
http://www.aceconferencecenter.com

COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT - GREAT VALLEY/MALVERN
280 Old Morehall Road
Malvern, PA 19355
(888) 236-2427
http://www.marriott.com/phlgv

DOUBLE TREE SUITES BY HILTON HOTEL - PHILADELPHIA WEST
640 W. Fountain Road
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462
(610) 834-8300
http://doubletree1.hilton.com

EMBASSY SUITES PHILADELPHIA - VALLEY FORGE
888 Chesterbrook Boulevard
Chesterbrook, PA 19087
610-647-6700
http://www.vfsuites.com

HAMPTON INN
2055 Chemical Road
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462
(610) 567-0900
http://www.hamptoninn.hilton.com

 CROWNE PLAZA: WILMINGTON NORTH
630 Naamans Road
Claymont, DE 19703
(302) 792-2700
http://www.ichotelsgroup.com

HYATT HOUSE
501 E. Germantown Pike
East Norriton, PA 19401
(610) 313-9990
http://hyatthouseplymouthmeeting.com

STAYBRIDGE SUITES
20 Morehall Road
Malvern, PA 19355
(800) 225-1237
http://www.ichotelsgroup.com/staybridge

 


 

Bed & Breakfast

AIRBNB
Rent unique places to stay from local hosts in the Swarthmore, PA and Philadelphia.
http://www.airbnb.com

BED & BREAKFAST CONNECTION OF PHILADELPHIA
Since 1987, Bed and Breakfast Connection of Philadelphia has helped
visitors find a B&B to meet their needs.
(800) 448-3619
http://www.bnbphiladelphia.com

DULING-KURTZ HOUSE
146 South Whitford Road
Exton, PA 19341
(610) 524-1830
http://www.dulingkurtz.com
Description: 15 rooms

HAMMANASSETT BED & BREAKFAST & CARRIAGE HOUSE
725 Darlington Road
Media, PA 19063
Phone: (610) 459-3000
Toll Free: 877-836-8212
http://www.hamanassett.com
Description: 7 rooms with private baths and a 2 bedroom 2 1/2 bath cottage. Not handicap accessible.

PENDLE HILL
338 Plush Mill Road
Wallingford, PA 19086
(610) 566-4507, ext. 137
http://www.pendlehill.org/personal
Description: Retreat center 5 minute drive from Swarthmore

PENNSBURY INN
883 Baltimore Pike
Chadds Ford, PA 19317
Phone: (610) 388-1435
Fax: (610) 388-1436
http://www.pennsburyinn.com
Description: 6 rooms, all with private baths. Not handicap accessible.

SWEETWATER FARM
50 Sweetwater Road
Glen Mills, PA 19342
(610) 459-4711
http://sweetwaterfarmbb.gracewinery.com/
Description: 7 rooms and 8 cottages.

THE LONGFELLOW HOUSE BED & BREAKFAST
124 Park Avenue
Swarthmore, PA 19081
(866) 830-3111 (Toll Free)
http://www.thelongfellowhouse.com

ALPENHOF BED AND BREAKFAST
2001 N. Ridley Creek Road
Media, PA 19063
(610) 891-8222
http://www.alpenhofbedandbreakfast.com

THE PURCELL DARRELL HOUSE
315 North Chester Road
Swarthmore, PA 19081
(610) 690-4421
http://www.purcelldarrellhouse.com
Description: Charming Victorian home with 3 guest rooms, just 1/2 block from the campus entrance

WYNDHAM ALUMNAE HOUSE BED & BREAKFAST - BRYN MAWR COLLEGE
235 North Merion Avenue
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
Reservations: 610-526-5236
http://www.brynmawr.edu/wyndham/
Description: 7 rooms - All with private bath
 


 

College Guest Housing

ASHTON HOUSE
409 Elm Avenue
Swarthmore, PA 19081
Call: 610-328-8339
Email: space@swarthmore.edu for availability.
Please note: The house is not available for Commencement, Swarthmore College Arts Weekend, or Garnet Homecoming and Family Weekend.