The DoubleTree Philadelphia – Valley Forge Hotel is ideally located for both leisure and business travelers. We are easily accessible from the Pennsylvania Turnpike and we are located just 30 minutes from the Philadelphia International Airport. Shoppers will enjoy our proximity to the King of Prussia Mall and the Philadelphia Premium Outlets. This is the perfect hotel for guests looking to attend conventions at the Valley Forge Convention Center, which is just a short distance away. Take a stroll and learn new things at the Valley Forge Historical Park or challenge your friends or colleagues to a game of your choice at either the Gulph Mills Tennis Club or the Gulph Mills Golf Club. King of Prussia is just a short drive away from many great museums and attractions in Downtown Philadelphia and it’s only 45 minutes away from Lancaster County.
Located just down the road from the largest mall in the United States,The King of Prussia Mall,The DoubleTree Philadelphia – Valley Forge Hotel, is the perfect destination for your next trip. Guests can shop in over 400 American and European retailers including Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus, Macy’s, Bloomingdale’s and Lord & Taylor, along with a collection of luxury shops. The mall is only a short distance away and is easily accessible from the hotel. Enjoy a nice walk or our hotel courtesy shuttle will take you directly to the mall complex. Please visit our front desk for more details about the complimentary shuttle service.
Mall Hours: Monday to Saturday: 10am – 9pm, Sunday: 11am – 6pm
For more information about the mall, please visit the King of Prussia Mall Website.
DoubleTree Valley Forge Hotel is conveniently located just 18 miles from the Philadelphia outlets. Enjoy a great day shopping at the Philadelphia Premium Outlets with family and friends. Located in Limerick, PA, the Philadelphia Premium Outlets has 150 outlet stores. Experience some of the world’s best outlet shopping and enjoy impressive savings on designer brand names including names like, Ralph Lauren, Michael Kors, J.Crew, Nike, Ann Taylor, Calvin Klein, Coach, Last Call by Neiman Marcus, Sony, Tommy Hilfiger and more.
Philadelphia Premium Outlets Hours:
Monday – Saturday: 10am – 9pm, Sunday: 10am – 7pm
Nearby Valley Forge Historic National Park is a great destination for history buffs and nature enthusiasts alike. Valley Forge National Historical Park is known for its role in the American Revolution. The park pays tribute to the ability of Americans to pull together and overcome adversity during extraordinary times. The Valley Forge National Historical Park is accessible in many ways. Formal tours are available by a themed trolley, bicycle or by foot. It is open from dawn to dusk year-round, except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day. The Visitor Center and other park buildings are open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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Surburban Philadelphia’s, KOP Beerfest Royale, returns for the 5th year October 6th & 8th, 2016! This one-of-a-kind, outdoor beer festival gives you the chance to sample tasty beers in a fun atmosphere.
The event will be held outdoors under grand tents at King of Prussia Mall. Proceeds from the event will go directly to helping the economic environment and physical improvements for KOP.
Located in Norristown, Pennsylvania, The Elmwood Park Zoo is a zoo that houses hundreds of animals representing 100 species. Home to animals from around the world, It has a focus on North and South American animals. Elmwood Park Zoo offers an educational adventure in a fun, clean, and family-oriented environment.
Take the kids to Arnold’s Family Fun Center for a great day of fun! With 144,000 square feet of activities, Arnold’s is one of the largest indoor family fun centers in the United States. Featuring all-electric Go-Karts, Bumper Cars, Krazy Kars, Bounce Zone, Laser Tag, Black Light Mini Golf, Bowling, and the largest arcade in Eastern PA. Open rain or shine, seven days a week, all year round.
Play, dine and relax at Valley Forge Casino. With 600 slot machines and 50 of the best table games, including Blackjack, Craps, Roulette, Pai Gow Poker and Baccarat you’re sure to enjoy yourself here. If you’ve worked up an appetite after all of the fun, choose from American, Asian or Italian options to indulge in for a delicious dining experience.
The former estate is home to an unmatched collection of American furniture and decorative arts. Other feautres include hundreds of acres of naturally landscaped gardens and a renowned research library.
From handcrafted soaps and artisan breads to chocolate delights and of course, fresh produce, the market offers many of the staples you’d expect to find as you stroll through the various tents and tables.
Visit Spring Mountain and test your endurance on an adventure challenge, including a zipline 40′ above the ground and lift-accessed downhill biking trails with jumps, drops and more. Thanks to snowmaking at Spring Mountain’s seven ski and snowboard slopes, visitors can enjoy skiing and snowboarding all winter long.
Know as the most romantic, exciting and imaginative public garden in America The Chanticleer Garden is an estate and botanical garden. The 35-acre garden features lush courtyards of perennials, tropicals, a colorful cut-flower and vegetable garden, exotic woodlands, a ruin garden, ponds and water garden. Located in Wayne, Pennsylvania it is open Wednesday through Sunday, April through October.
From the four acre Conservatory to the splendor of the outdoor gardens to majestic fountains, Longwood Gardens offers visitors a place to relax and reconnect with nature. Longwood Gardens offers 1,050 acres of gardens, meadows and woodlands.
A 92-acre horticulture display garden featuring a spectacular collection of mature trees in a beautiful and colorful landscape. An ever-changing escape into nature, and a perfect place to enjoy the company of friends and family. Ideal location for weddings or meetings. Also offered are events, classes, and tours all year long.
Gulph Mills Tennis Club is a private tennis club offering all the resources you need to learn, play and enjoy tennis. The club features six well-lighted, high-visibility US Open Blue indoor courts. Guest can enjoy lessons, leagues, clinics and other programs. The pro shop offers a selection of racquets, on-site stringing, clothing, and accessories. Enjoy socializing at The Viewing Gallery overlooking the courts.
The 18-hole Gulph Mills golf course at the Gulph Mills Golf Club facility in King of Prussia features 6,289 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 71. The course rating is 70.4 and it has a slope rating of 131 on Bent grass.
Awarded four stars by Golf Digest this walkable, modified-links course is ideal for experienced players but accessible for newcomers. Public, 18 holes, par 72.
The Mermaid Golf Club features a regular 9-hole, par 3 golf course, as well as a miniature golf course. Mermaid Water Park and Swim Club boasts four swimming pools, ranging from the wading pool for toddlers to the giant main pool, as well as water slides and a water playground. Visitors to Mermaid Lake can also enjoy tennis, softball, basketball, volleyball and the playground areas. For those looking to host an event, Blue Bell Catering is the exclusive caterer for all Mermaid Lake events.