About this listing
We have a comfortable room for two guests in our home for rent. We can also add a room(s) for a larger party or family. Please inquire before booking so we can send you a special request pricing.
Peaceful room in a large artsy family house with a comfortable futon bed.(with memory foam mattress). Quiet, safe residential neighborhood 10 minutes away from downtown Philadelphia. Close to the Wissahickon Valley, Chestnut Hill, Main Line and Conshohocken. Perfect for budget travel. Good east coast destination - easy access to New York, Washington DC, Baltimore, and all mid-Atlantic areas. Walk to public transportation (train and bus), Bala movie theater, LA Fitness, groceries, and more. Double bed can fit 2 people. You'll be sleeping on a very comfortable memory foam mattress with clean linen. Towels included, hair dryer and toiletries. Cd player/Radio in room.(ask if you want an i pod doc) Coffee, tea and variety of breakfast items. Use of kitchen, bathroom(mostly private as we have 3), porch, yard, and free wireless internet. We have helped many guests with parking information and restaurant suggestions. New nature trail (2 miles long) that is 1/4 mile from our home. Maps of nearby trails for hiking and cycling. Plenty of on street parking.
Please contact before booking.
Stays of a week or more will be discounted but no breakfast served. Coffee, tea, snacks, fruit etc. always available. Additional rooms are available for larger parties on request.
Our home is an open 3 story home. You will have access to all rooms except other bedrooms.
Additional bedrooms may be rented uopn request.
Interaction with Guests
We interact as much as the guest feels comfortable with. Everyone is different so sometimes very little and sometimes a lot.
There is a nature trail that you can walk to, plenty of restaurants, close to public transportation, quiet, great neighbors and very pretty in the different seasons.
Yes, very close to bus routes and two train lines.
Bala Station is closest and Merion Station is about a mile away.
Other Things to Note
We are booking the whole house( furnished) for extended stays and larger parties. Please inquire before booking and check our other listing for more information.
No smoking inside the home. No cats. We do not mind well trained dogs.
Voices and music must be kept quiet after 10pm outside.
If using kitchen to cook, must coordinate with Paul who is willing to share.
Breakfast is normally self serve with a variety of items , coffee, juice etc. Must request special items ahead of time. No clean up for breakfast required.
Well travelled mosaic artist, Age Group Triathlete/duathlete, mother, wife,
singer, massage therapist, loves good food and wine, naps, early morning runs, hiking. I have cat allergies.(but love cats) I recently started texting but I also check my e-mails. Both are a good way to communicate with me.
Love visiting new places with my husband Paul and we really enjoy hosting in our home.