Comfy | Convenient | Kitchen + Laundry | Snacks


Private room in home hosted by Emily

  1. 3 guests
  2. 1 bedroom
  3. 2 beds
  4. 1 shared bath
Fast wifi
At 69 Mbps, you can take video calls and stream videos for your whole group.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the keypad.
Emily is a Superhost
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This home in the Shipoke neighborhood is on the national register of historic places and is centrally located with easy access to the City of Harrisburg and other popular locations in Central Pennsylvania. When visiting, please make yourself at home. In the kitchen there is an ample supply of snacks and coffee in the dining room to help get your day started. You will have access to other common areas within the house, including the laundry room. Location makes it perfect for longer term stays.

The space
Your third floor room comes with a comfortable full sized bed with a twin sized trundle bed underneath. Both offer comfortable memory foam mattresses with bedding designed with comfort in mind. There is a jack and jill bathroom connected to your room that you may share with another guest.

We want to earn your 5-star review; please let me know about anything that we can do either before or during your stay to make your experience the best that it can be.

Very convenient location for all types of travelers:
- University of Pennsylvania Medical Center (UPMC): 0.2 miles or a 5 minute walk
- Pennsylvania Capitol Complex: 0.8 miles or 17 minute walk
- City Island: 0.8 miles or 18 minute walk
- Amtrak Train Station: 0.6 miles or 12 minute walk
- Bars and restaurants in downtown Harrisburg: 0.5 miles or 10 minute walk
- Harrisburg Area Community College (HACC): 3.4 miles or 11 minute drive
- Hershey Park (or Giant Center): 15 miles or 23 minute drive
- Milton Hershey Medical Center: 12 miles or 17 minute drive
- Harrisburg Airport: 11 miles or 14 minute drive
- Messiah University (Mechanicsburg, PA): 12 miles or 16 minutes
- Penn State Harrisburg: 12 miles or 15 minute drive

Where you'll sleep

What this place offers

River view
Fast wifi – 69 Mbps
Free street parking
Pets allowed
Free washer – In unit
Free dryer – In unit
Private backyard – Not fully fenced

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4.84 out of 5 stars from 43 reviews


Where you’ll be

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States

Close proximity to I-83, Second Street and within walking distance to the State Capitol building and bars and restaurants in the downtown section of Harrisburg.

Hosted by Emily

  1. Joined in December 2014
  • 126 Reviews
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I am passionate about traveling, photography, meeting new people and growing each day. I am a published author, youth basketball coach, hiker of the Appalachian Trail, huge Dave Matthews Band fan and made an appearance on a reality TV show.

Emily is a Superhost

Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 2:00 PM
Checkout: 12:00 PM
Self check-in with keypad
No smoking
Pets are allowed

Health & safety

Airbnb's COVID-19 safety practices apply
Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

Cancellation policy