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2020 Philly Theatre Week February 6-16, 2020

2020 Philly Theatre Week February 6-16, 2020 Theatre Philadelphia presents Philly Theatre Week, a 10-day celebration of artists, organizations, and audiences that have made Greater Philadelphia one of the most vibrant theatre regions in the nation. Audiences will have an … Read More

Exit Zero Jazz Festival April 17-19 2020

Exit Zero Jazz Fest is a Cape May tradition. Twice a year, in April and November, our town turns into a miniature East Coast New Orleans, with talented jazz musicians to hear on every corner. Stay Lokal has partnered with … Read More

The Cape May Booze Trail is Bigger than You Thought and Open Year Round

Many haven’t noticed, but in the last 10 years, the craft alcoholic beverage scene has taken off in Cape May County – the southernmost section of New Jersey. Sometimes called the “Jersey Cape Beverage Trail” the list of wineries, breweries … Read More

Lokal Mixtape No. 1: Selected by Joey Sweeney

“For the last few years — ever since I moved back downtown, really — I’ve been thinking of Philly in the 70s and 80s, during one of its first wild and wooly stabs at reinvention in the modern era. There’s … Read More

Lokal Fishtown Opens in Fishtown Where Philadelphia Needs More Hotels Because

In our quest to bring “Bespoke Hotels” and Vacation Homes to you guys, we’ve opened our 3rd location and 2nd boutique hotel in Philadelphia in our favorite Philly neighborhood – Fishtown. Fishtown is our favorite town outside of Center City … Read More

Lokal A-Frame Collaboration with Article Modern Furniture

We had a design dilemma with our first experiment into the vacation rental home market – how to furnish an entire home without a designer and zero time. Enter Article to the rescue for our Lokal A-Frame project. We decided … Read More

Jersey Ice Cream Co – Lokal Hotel Partner Profile

Intro to Jersey Ice Cream Co. Possibly the cutest couple in the design game, Tara & Percy teamed up in 2010 to start a unique company that lived in people’s homes while renovating them. Tara has an impeccable eye for … Read More

The Lokal Hotel Guide: Things to do in November 2017

From the Thanksgiving Day Parade to the Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft show, there’s plenty to do in Philly this November.   Phantom of the Opera Through November 12, 2017 Academy of Music, 240 S. Broad St. #OnThisDay in 1986, … Read More

Lokal Old City Room Tours via Google Streets

So we’ve been open for over 6 months now in Old City and we somehow forgot we had these virtual tours taken of the entire hotel. These were taken with a special camera approved by Google that allowed them to … Read More

The Kitchen with island and three stools at the Ben Suite in Lokal Hotel Old City is blue with brass fixtures and a single open shelf with oil portrait

Lokal Hotel named Best Staycation in Philly Mag’s Best of Philly 2017

A huge thanks to Philadelphia magazine, who named Lokal Hotel as Best Staycation in their Best of Philly 2017 awards! And major props to our partners Rival Bros Coffee and Provenance for also making the list. (What can we say? … Read More