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We price our home at a fraction of 2 local hotel rooms for those who prefer to stay in a magnificent home in prestiguous Rittenhouse Square (16th and Spruce) with beautiful communal spaces and full kitchen. It is the center of all Center City has to offer from historic sites, shopping, restaurants, convention center
Our house manager, Alex, and I are available via text at any time of the day. We will contact shortly before trash nights (Tuesday nights after 7pm) to ask if you prefer for us to put the trash at the curb, or if you prefer your privacy.
This quintessential Philadelphia row home is central to all Center City has to offer. There are countless small restaurants, shops, and cafes nearby.
There is a 4th bedroom, but that is locked with our personal items.
*Licensed Short Term Rental with City of Philadelphia*
Our home is a wonderful opportunity for those who appreciate the character of old homes and would like the convenience of 3 rooms in a central location. Built in the early 1800's, it is a 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath home (though one room will be used as storage for some of our personal items) in the middle of lovely Rittenhouse neighborhood, central to all with more cafes and restaurants than any other. The house has a beautiful parlor/sitting room with marble mantle and original hand carved plaster molding, there is a sunny family room with 10 foot marble fireplace and beamed ceilings, formal dining room with sculpture and chandeliers, and eat in kitchen with greenhouse type glass enclosure. There is a fantastic roof deck with spectacular city views, perfect for a glass of wine on a Summer night. This home is approximately 2800 sq feet with skylights, leaded glass windows, plaster moulding, arched hallways, 4 marble fireplace mantles, great antique architectural character throughout.
-2nd flr bedroom: king bed, french doors, ensuite bathroom with shower and pedestal sink
-3rd flr bedroom: king bed, walk in closet, ensuite bathroom, recently renovated with marble mosaic tile and freestanding soaking pedestal tub.
-4th flr bedroom: 2 twin beds, dormer window
★Ameneties: Wifi Internet, dual zone heating and cooling, and Roku equipped to stream your favorites. Melitta coffee maker, all dishwares needed, gas stove, oven, microwave, spices, and basics. Electric is not included for monthly stays, but biweekly cleaning service is.
★Location: A quick walk to Barneys CooP, Burberry, InterMix, and other shops on Walnut St. Also nearby are countless BYOBs and restaurants or pubs. Nearby all public transit. Easy walk (5-15min) to Gayborhood, Convention Center, China Town, Kimmel Center etc. Rittenhouse Square just a couple blocks away for Farmers Market.
★Parking: there is street parking (meters) and also 2 parking lots and 2 parking garages, all within 1-2 short blocks.
★★★This is our home and we are looking for respectful people who prefer a home stay vs. a hotel★★★
★NO pets, NO smoking, NO events...please read the house rules before booking. Monthly stays can inquire for info on deposits and rates.
★convenient to ALL public transit: SEPTA regional, subway, PATCO, Bus, Trolley....AND cabs!