Entryway of a historic apartment building

Property details

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Year Built


The Drake is a former luxury hotel, historically renovated to create unique apartments and luxurious penthouses in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Each apartment home's unique layout and original architectural detail highlight the building's historic past. The upper floors feature some of the city's most in-demand penthouses. Located at the corner of 15th and Spruce Street, next to the Kimmel Center for Performing Arts, The Drake stands in the heart of Center City. Built in 1929, the 30-story architectural gem features Spanish Baroque and Art Deco styling and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Detail shot of the top of an apartment building
View of Philadelphia from the top of an apartment building
Renovated lobby of an apartment building
Sir Francis Drake room at an apartment building
Apartment kitchen


Located next to the Kimmel Center, Restaurant Row, and Center City's many shops and boutiques

24-hour front desk

On-site management

Fitness center with cardio theater


Ratings and Certifications

The Location

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1512 Spruce St
Philadelphia, PA 19102-4524
United States of America