About this listing
Nicely furnished, traditional Philadelphia row home on a quiet tree-lined street in the heart of the Art Museum / Fairmount area. Friendly, residential neighborhood with restaurants, coffee shops and playgrounds. Walking distance to prime museums and other Philadelphia attractions. Convenient to Center City (walk or bus).
Nicely furnished, traditional Philadelphia row home on a quiet tree-lined street in the heart of the Art Museum area. The two-story house has 2 bedrooms: the 1st has a queen-sized bed and the 2nd has a twin sized bed with pull-out trundle. There is also 1 bath, central A/C, wireless internet, washer/dryer, hardwood floors in large living/dining room, TV with Netflix and a cozy patio. Kitchen with half-refrigerator. Full freezer in basement. Eclectic decorations include artwork by friends and neighbors as well as textiles from my travels.
Great location: 2 blocks from Philadelphia Museum of Art and short walk to Schuylkill River bike/run path, Boathouse Row, Fairmount Park, Ben Franklin Parkway, Whole Foods, Rodin Museum, The Barnes Foundation and Center City business district. Plenty of restaurants, coffee shops and playgrounds nearby, grocery store two blocks away. Conveniently located to the the 7, 33 and 48 Septa buses. Friendly, residential neighborhood.
Guests have access to the whole house.
Interaction with guests
I will greet you upon your arrival. I am usually in the area during most of your stay. If I am traveling, a close friend or relative will be available to greet you and help out during your stay. The NYTimes is delivered on the weekends. The Philadelphia Inquirer is delivered during the week.
No smoking, no pets. Rental agreement will be required for stays over one month - can be sent on request.
Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund plus service fees back.
5 things I can't live without:
- my wonderful family and beautiful grandchildren!
- loving friends and wonderful neighbors
- live theater and inspiring music
- walking and tai chi
- world peace, travel and adventure