Logistics

Lodging

Philadelphia Marriott Downtown

1201 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19107

We have arranged great room rates for our conference attendees. Hotel room rates are subject to applicable state and local taxes in effect at the time of check-out. To guarantee the rate, reservation must be received on or before Cut-off Date.

Rate: $149
Cut-off Date: October 20, 2014
Reserved Rooms: 50

For Reservations, either book online here or call Maya McFarland at 1 (800) 266-9432

Loews Philadelphia Hotel

1200 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19107

For Reservations, Call (215) 627-1200

Distance from event: 320 ft or 98 m

Courtyard Philadelphia Downtown

21 N Juniper St, Philadelphia, PA 19107

For Reservations, Call (215) 496-3200

Distance from event: 370 ft or 113 m

Hyatt at The Bellevue

200 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102

For Reservations, Call (215) 893-1234

Distance from event: 1690 ft or 515 m

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel

237 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19107

For Reservations, Call (215) 893-1600

Distance from event: 1640 ft or 500 m
 

Transportation

The following are suggested travel options. However, please conduct your own research to determine the best option for you.

Getting to Philadelphia by Public Transportation:

By Air

Nearest Airport: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL)

By Train

Nearest Train Station: Market East St Train Station (alternatively 30th St Train Station)

  • Amtrak
  • NJ Transit

 

Dress Code

Saturday Conference: Business Attire
Saturday Gala: Cocktail Attire
 

General Reminders

Since weather can be difficult to predict, we encourage you to pack an umbrella and a warm coat. Please check the weather forecast for Philadelphia prior to travel. Please have a government issued photo ID (e.g., driver’s license, passport) with you at all times during the course of the conference for security check-in procedures at the various locations.
 

Directions to the conference

The 22nd Wharton Africa Business Forum will be held at:

Philadelphia Marriott Downtown

1201 Market St,
Philadelphia, PA 19107
United States