Note: the hotel block has expired as of Sept 14. You can still try to book through Independance Park. Or you can try the nearby Sheraton.
There's plenty of places to stay in Philadelphia, but we've secured an historic hotel just one block from the conference center.
Historic Independence Park Hotel
235 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19106
The hotel has a block of accomodations available for $249 + tax per night (queen bed). The group rate includes a hot breakfest buffet.
To receive the rate you must make reservations directly with the hotel at 1-800-624-2988, and identify yourself has part of the “CocoaLove” Group block. Please note that all accommodations need to be made prior to September 14, 2016.
Fall is a popular time in Philly for weddings, do don't slack on getting your room!
The hotel itself is located right in the center of Old City Philadelphia. If you manage to find yourself with some free time you'll be surounded by plenty of historic sights and a bustling weekend night life, all within a few block radius.