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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

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

Chicken and Bliss – Why You Should Stay at the Lokal Hotel

Ro from faith and lifestyle blog Chicken and Bliss stopped by to take some headshots and fell in love with what we’ve got going on at Lokal Hotel. (Can you blame her?) Though she had never heard of a boutique … Read More

Bittersweet Colours – Mornings At The Lokal Hotel

Veronica Popoaicu, a freelance artist and fashion and lifestyle blogger at Bittersweet Colours, decided to come stay at Lokal and capture some of her passion in our Will suite (Book the Will suite now!). Our hotel room, “Will”, is a very spacious … Read More

Friends in Pittsburgh – Kinsman + Made in PGH

The greatest compliment you could give Philadelphians like us is a visit from across the state. The folks from Steel City clothier Kinsman and Pittsburgh culture website Made in PGH made the trek to stay Lokal. Because you have to experience it … Read More

Additional Interior Photos – Heidi’s Bridge

For those who missed our Grand Opening Party or who haven’t booked a room yet, We are excited to reveal the second round of photos from Heidi’s Bridge! (Click here if you missed the photos from Betsy and Billy!) Article … Read More

SimplyCyn — Stay Philly

Travel, fashion, and lifestyle blogger Cynthia of SimplyCyn took a mini-getaway from her home base of New York City to stay Lokal. “The more I travel, the more I realize how important where I stay means to me,” Cynthia writes. … Read More