About this listing
Comfortable room with private bath on the second floor has queen size bed, large desk, comfortable chair, lamp, bureau, a/c, large well-lit closet. Facing backyard with bird songs galore. Your bed, WiFi, and keys are available immediately.
The house has hardwood floors throughout and tile bathrooms. Quiet, cleanliness, and no smoking are important.
Close to the universities and a vibrant neighborhood of culture, restaurants, cafes, museums, and shopping. You can drive or walk one block to the 42 bus and be at the University of Pennsylvania in five minutes and Center City in just ten. It is also a pleasant walk or bike ride. A spacious newly renovated laundromat is just three blocks away. A new huge health food coop is also within a few blocks.
The free unlimited street parking is ample, which is very rare in the city. And free walking escorts are provided by Penn 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Bike rental stations can be found throughout the neighborhood.
The neighborhood is University City and is full of fun and exciting things to do.
Other Things to Note
A list of grocery stores:
Small convenience store- food, etc., one block away, 52nd & Osage
Fresh Grocer - 40th & Walnut - open 24 hours
Another grocery store - sometimes cheaper - 43rd & Walnut - close 10pm
Aldi - 48th & Market
Mariposa Coop - health food - 49th & Baltimore
Food trucks - fresh produce - 48th & Spruce, 44th & Walnut
CVS - some food - 43rd & Locust - open 24 hours