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Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South at Widener University


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1450 Providence Avenue
Chester, Pennsylvania 19013-5715
United States


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Hotel Overview

Discover historic Chester, Pennsylvania and its surrounding cities from this unique hotel near Widener University and the Philadelphia International Airport.

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This Best Western hotel near Philadelphia and Wilmington, DE is perfect for the business and leisure traveler alike. Conveniently located near the I-95 and I-495, it's easy to experience all that the area has to offer. Try your luck at Harrah's® Casino, just one mile away, or catch an exciting Philadelphia Union Major League Soccer Game at PPL Park Soccer Stadium. The Philadelphia Phillies, Flyers, Eagles and 76ers all play just a few miles away at the Philadelphia Sports Complex.

This Chester hotel is a top choice for families and friends visiting students at Widener University, directly across the street, and Swarthmore College. In fact, there are more than 20 colleges and universities surrounding the property. We are also just half a mile from the Crozer-Chester Medical Center.

With its close proximity to the Philadelphia International Airport and many major corporations, this Philadelphia hotel appeals to business travelers. Our Chester hotel offers a 24-hour complimentary airport shuttle and easy access to companies such as Boeing, Kimberly Clark Corporation, Sunoco®, Siemens, UPS®, the Philadelphia Navy Yard and the 1 International Plaza Business Complex. For added convenience, be sure to inquire about our Sleep & Fly packages.

This uniquely designed Chester, PA hotel features 60 spacious designer guestrooms, some with hot tubs, sleeper sofas and kitchenettes. Each room offers Wi-Fi, a 32-inch LCD TV with premium satellite, a refrigerator, large work desk and chair. Our guests also enjoy free parking for the nights they are at the hotel, complimentary full breakfast, a fitness center, business center and more.

Visit the friendliest hotel in the Philadelphia area. Book your stay at the Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South at Widener University today! Enjoy your stay.

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
Pets may be accepted. Please contact the hotel directly for full details.
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Traveler Reviews

“Good choice to catch a match at Talen Energy Stadium”
By Joe D
Montreal, Canada on 18-Aug-17

We were in Philadelphia Center for two nights , but decided to be closer to Talen Energy Stadium for an away soccer game for our Montreal Impact. Could not have chosen a more practical location for...

By Jules996
Mineola, New York on 14-Aug-17

First, the good part. The hotel is very clean and is located across the street from Widener University. It is across the street from a Pizzeria UNO with long opening hours. Our room was very clean...

“Good business hotel, close to University and Airport”
Oldebroek, The Netherlands on 09-Aug-17

Friendly staff. At some moments, I had some time left (waiting for colleagues at the reception desk) and so I had some very nice and interesting chats with reception staff. Rooms were clean. For...

“Wonderful Staff”
By gyllag
Baytown, United States on 07-Aug-17

The staff in this hotel was top notch and extremely accommodating. I really appreciated the way they accommodated me at the last minute, since it was my first time to Pennsylvania. I want to thank...

“Our Drum Corp trip”
By Swampfox2806
Baltimore, Maryland on 05-Aug-17

My wife and I travel annually to Chester to see a Drum Corp show and we enjoy staying at the Chester Best Western. The facility is clean, bright and airy. The staff is helpful but I have one...


Hotel Amenities


  • Exercise facilities
  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • 100 % smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Exercise facility, 24-hour, towel service
  • Complimentary full breakfast, Waffles, Breakfast sandwiches (eggs and breakfast meat), Oatmeal, Hard boiled eggs, Choice of breads, Muffins, Bagels, Danish, Croissant, Cereal, Fruit, Yogurt, Juice, Coffee and tea, Hot Chocolate
  • Universal gym
  • Stair stepper
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill
  • Elevator
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Express check out
  • Late check out By request, based upon availability
  • Cable or satellite television
  • Business center
  • Fax services At Front Desk
  • Computer available
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Dataports
  • Mail services, drop off at front desk
  • Meeting facilities, one meeting room up to 40 people
  • Conference facilities one conference room up to 40 people
  • Banking TD Bank, on property
  • Air-conditioning
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Weight lifting
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Local shuttle
  • Airport car 24 hours
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Printer available
  • Parking, Private parking lot
  • Free wireless Internet available in public areas; free in-room wireless Internet access; free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms; all guest rooms are hardwired and offer free wireless Internet access; all guest rooms are hardwired for Internet access
  • Convenience store/Sundry 24-hour 7-11 within hotel complex
  • Hearing impaired services TDD
  • Physically challenged facilities roll in showers in 4 rooms
  • Dry cleaning, same day service available
  • Interior corridor
  • Porterage/bell services
  • Foreign currency exchange, at TD Bank
  • Fax machine
  • Photocopy machine
  • Conference services
  • Wedding services, Guest room and Suites, nearby wedding venues
  • Banquet facilities one meeting room up to 40 people
  • Gift shop
  • Outdoor parking Free hotel parking
  • Cardio vascular exercise

Guest Room Mobility Accessible Features:

  • Accessible doors and doorways (at least 32-inches of clear width passage)
  • Accessible bathrooms and features, including shower/tub
  • Accessible clear floor space
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  • Cable or satellite television
  • AM/FM alarm clock, alarm clocks with MP3 cradles and input
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave available
  • Refrigerator
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron, ironing board
  • Desk/work area
  • High-speed Internet access; All guest rooms are hardwired and offer free wireless Internet access
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Voice mail
  • Free local calls under 30 minutes
  • Air-conditioning
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • In-room safe
  • Wake-up calls
  • Easy chair
  • Sofabed available Suites
  • Spa available King Whirlpool Suites
  • Crib available
  • Dataports
  • Kitchenettes Suites

Public Space ADA Accessible Features:

  • Accessible parking spaces and signage (car and van)
  • Accessible parking space that is 96-inches wide with an appropriate access aisle
  • An accessible route that allows for approaching and entering the hotel
  • An accessible lobby entrance door
  • Interior routes to public spaces that do not have abrupt level changes
  • An accessible reception desk or accessible folding shelf or reception area
  • Room signage: 60-inches to sign center above finished floor
  • Accessible table in eating area
  • The eating area has self-service shelves and dispensing devices within reach range
  • Public restrooms accessible

Guest Room Communication Assist Features:

  • Closed-caption televisions
  • Visual notification devices for telephones
  • Telephones have volume control
  • Visual fire alarms
  • Visual smoke alarms
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