About this listing
This historic 157 year old Victorian style home features 20 rooms, hardwood floors, stain glass windows, 10 foot ceilings, six fireplaces and a center staircase that now welcomes our guests who desire a taste of the past with modern day amenities.
Located on the 3rd floor of our home, the Liberty Room is lovely large, bright and Victorian style room with 2 closets and hardwood floors. The room has WiFi, A/C and cable TV. There is a full bathroom and refrigerator located on the same floor.
WE OFFER MORE THEN JUST A ROOM!
A truly traditional Bed and Breakfast experience awaits you!
*PLEASE READ OUR POSITIVE REVIEWS*
Our B&B features the following benefits:
*FREE private parking in our huge backyard
*Less then 10 Miles to downtown Philadelphia
*No car required - very close to bus and train
*2 block walk to SEPTA's Chestnut Hill West train station and Route 23 bus stop
*FREE high-speed Wi-Fi throughout the BnB
*Delicious breakfast served each morning
*Use of many areas in and outside the house
This Victorian Style house, now the Villa Anna B&B, was built in 1857 and was once the home to the Mayor of Philadelphia over 100 years ago!
The Liberty Room, located on the 3rd floor of our BnB, is a serene and cozy private room which features a very comfortable Full Size Bed, a window air conditioner, gas heat, 32" Flat Screen Cable HD TV, high speed Wi-Fi throughout the house, beautiful original hardwood floors, desk & chair, clock radio, in-room bottled water, fresh linens, extra towels, extra blanket & pillow and plenty of closet space.
This lovely private room shares a bathroom with one other guest staying on that floor.
As our B&B guest, you have additional access to the following areas of our home:
* FREE parking in our huge backyard
* A beautiful first floor sitting room
* The Veranda overlooking the flower garden
* The lovely patio garden located out back
* A refrigerator/freezer and microwave
*The laundry facilities with washer/dryer
Our B&B is located in the very historic West Germantown section of the city and our home is located just minutes from the Chestnut Hill and Manayunk areas. These areas offer great shopping and trendy restaurants.
The University of Pennsylvania, Temple, LaSalle, Philadelphia University and Chestnut Hill College are all located just minutes away!
The Philadelphia Museum of Art, The Barnes Foundation, Boat House Row, and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway are located just 15 minutes from our home and the Historic Center of the city (Old City) is just 20 minutes away.
Other things to note
We offer a private discounted Airport pick up and return service for $40 each way from your airport terminal directly to the BnB. (Taxi fare one-way is $50-$55 with tip) Simply provide us with your flight details and we will be waiting for you at the airport when you arrive! Please let us know in advance if you would like to schedule this service.
FYI... Rich is a professional tour guide in Philadelphia and offers discounts on all his Philadelphia historic tours. Be sure to ask about additional details!
*Please notify us PRIOR to your arrival date with a two hour window of your expected check-in time so we can be home to greet you.
*Do NOT park in the driveway of our house, you will block the tenants who live in the carriage house from accessing the street.
*Smoking is NOT permitted inside of the BnB.
Our pet policy is as follows:
$10 per day/per pet plus a $25 cleaning fee. These fees can be paid directly to us after you check-in.
Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund. Cancel within 5 days of your trip and the first night is non-refundable, but 50% of the cost for the remaining nights will be refunded.
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