Homestays and Hotels: UFPJ Occupy Peace Conference, Feb 24-26 Philadelphia PA


Join us In Philadelphia PA, February 24-26

 Member groups of United For Peace and Justice are gathering with members of Occupy Philly and activists across the spectrum of social and economic struggles to discuss charting a course of a united efforts for peace and justice for all.

This is an important meeting for UFPJ as we will build a joint calendar of events and activities. We will discuss our efforts to stop a war on Iran and our joint response to U.S. foreign policy in Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria.

See goals here.



We will try very hard to match those needing homestays with hosts. Please sign up for a homestay here.


The closest hotels to Friends Center and Arch Street UMC are:

Le Meridien Philadelphia

1421 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA

(800) 543-4300

Embassy Suites Philadelphia – Center City

1776 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA

(215) 561-1776

Loews Philadelphia Hotel

1200 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA

(215) 627-1200

Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia

1 Logan Square, Philadelphia, PA

(215) 963-1500


Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel

North 17th Street & Race St, Philadelphia, PA

(800) 640-7324

Marriott Suites

1201 Market St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

(215) 402-7200

Hampton Inn & Suites Philadelphia

1301 Race Street, Philadelphia, PA

(215) 665-9100

The Windsor Suites Philadelphia

1700 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA

(215) 981-5678

Has large suites that can accommodate a crowd with eat-in kitchens. Can be a budget option if folks share.

The Ritz-Carlton Philadelphia

10 Avenue Of The Arts, Philadelphia, PA

(215) 523-8000

Travelodge Philadelphia Convention Center

1227 Race St, Philadelphia, PA

(215) 564-2888

Hyatt at the Bellevue

200 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA

(215) 893-1234

Crowne Plaza Hotel Philadelphia Downtown
1800 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA
(866) 618-0410

120 South 17th Street, Philadelphia, PA
(215) 569-8300

Club Quarters Philadelphia
1628 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA
(215) 282-5000

Small rooms but very centrally located and sometimes it’s easy to get good deals.

The Westin Philadelphia

Warwick Hotel
99 South 17th Street, Philadelphia, PA 0

(215) 563-1600

The Latham Hotel
135 South 17th Street, Philadelphia, PA
(215) 563-7474

Residence Inn Philadelphia Center City
1 East Penn Square, Philadelphia, PA
(215) 557-0005

Holiday Inn Express Hotel Philadelphia
1305 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA
(215) 735-9300

Rodeway Inn Center City
1208 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA
(215) 546-7000

Four Points by Sheraton Philadelphia City Center
1201 Race Street, Philadelphia, PA
(215) 496-2700

Budget options


Alexander Inn

12th and Spruce Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19107

)215) 923-3535

(877) ALEX-INN (toll free)

In the Gayborhood.

The Gables Bed and Breakfast

4520 Chester Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19143

(215) 662-1918

Very charming B&B in West Philly run by a lovely couple with extra green thumbs.
Society Hill Hotel

301 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, PA 19106

(215) 925-1919

Best Western Center City Hotel

501 N 22nd Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19130-3507

(215) 568-8300

Usually a very good deal right in the museum district.

Hostelling International – Apple Hostel

32 S. Bank St, Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 922 – 0222


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