Farmhouse: Sofa Room

House - Private room · Spring Ln, Philadelphia, PA 19128, United States

The Space

Beautiful farmhouse dating back to the 1850's on the outskirts of Philadelphia, has spacious queen bedrooms with own ensuites! Convenient amenities abound and easy access to downtown Philly. Quiet and safe setting reminiscent of English country-living.

Continental Breakfast will be provided (dietary considerations will be honoured whenever possible).

Free off-street parking, and only 25 minutes drive to downtown Philadelphia. Home is in the Upper Roxbourgh neighborhood. Excellent location for exploring other areas near Philadelphia, colleges and universities nearby, museums, historical and natural treasures.

Scenic bike lanes/paths galore. Commuter rail (3 lines) accessible, takes you downtown in about 20 minutes. Direct public bus line too. Walk to Andorra Shopping Center with ACME grocery store, LA Fitness, restaurants, Public Library, dry-cleaners, Houston Playground. "You can walk anywhere, as long as you have the time."(- Steven Wright).

Negotiable rates based on your B-n-B service needs, length of stay and space needed - please see my other listings if interested, room choices include one or all three:- this listing is for 3) Sofa Room:
1) English Cottage Room w/ attached bathroom: queen bed
2) Carriage House Room w/ attached bathroom: queen bed *
3) Sofa Room with full bathroom next door: adjoining to Carriage House Room, has queen sofa bed (booking a combination of 1& 2 would be ideal for a family)
* Currently unavailable until mid summer 2013 (date TBC) due to visiting family.

Please ask if you have questions. We love to entertain!

Guest Access

You have your own bathroom and bedroom. Kitchen for tea/coffee/filtered water, dining and living room to relax in, backyard outdoor patio.

Interaction with Guests

At most breakfasts.

The Neighborhood

Quiet and safe.

Getting around

A direct public transit bus can take you into Center City in 45 minutes, or if you have a car, you can park and ride via 3 commuter-rail lines (5 minutes drive from our home) that take you downtown in about 25 minutes. Or you can drive in for about 25 minutes. You can order a taxi with 215-AIRPORT, for airport connections or any taxi needs: expect to pay around $60-63+ tip for a one-way journey in a sedan.

Other Things to Note

This room adjoins (separated by a stairs and doors) our other listing, the Carriage House Room.

Also, if you choose to book with us, as this is our family home, we do require that you fulfill airbnb's full registration process, like completing their verifications and posting a current photo of yourself too. We kindly appreciate these details.

Room type: Private room
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Extra people: No Charge
Weekly Price: $480 /week
Cleaning Fee: $20
Cancellation: Flexible
Pet Owner: Dog(s), Cat(s), and Other pet(s)
  • Richard and Milena are very nice and helpful. We had a great stay in their house. They have clean bedroom and bathroom. This is our first AirBnB experience. The breakfast was great. I love the homemade bread.

    December 2012
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Having lived and traveled the world, we love to encourage like-minded people to explore. Philadelphia has been our home for nearly a decade and we love to share our "local" knowledge to make your experience a memorable one. Also, we hope to offer the comforts and tastes of home that you may crave in our spacious country house, surprisingly still within the "big city" limits.
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