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Center City -- Cute & Cozy Camp

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 900 sq ft
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bed, 1 Bath with, contemporary furnishings. Sleeps 5.

The apartment is located in Center City - one block from the beautiful and famous Rittenhouse Square. It's within close proximity to some of the city's best dining, entertainment, culture and shopping. There is a parking garage (not included) right next door to park your car because this city is super easy to navigate by bike, on foot or via all the nearby public transportation.

Apartment has a full bath with standing shower,, updated kitchen with new appliances and an open living room with flat panel television, cable and free wifi! The living room also has a brand new pullout queen size sofa bed that sleeps two very comfortably. You can also enjoy a table for two when you want to eat in! Upstairs you will find a bright and clean bedroom with a full size brand new bed, linens and a pullout love seat -- perfect for a fifth guest. The apartment is professionally cleaned and has all the comforts of home while sitting in the heart of Philadelphia!

**Please note: there is a set of stairs leading up to the second floor front door and, once inside, another flight of stairs which lead up into the apartment. There is also a set of stairs within the apartment leading to the second floor master bedroom.**

More Details

Property Manager
Jessica Arnold
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time
Within 2 days
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
21 September, 2018

Why Jessica Arnold chose Center City

I am the apartment's property manager and this unit's location makes it a perfect retreat for anyone coming into Philadelphia to be near to the city's best attractions.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment rental in Center City

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • City Centre ...
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • There is a sink, standup shower and toilet. It is very clean, towels and washcloths are provided as well as shampoo, conditioner and soap
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double bed
    Family Room - 1 sofa bed/futon , Queen Sofa bed
  • There is queen size pull-out sofa in the family room and a full double bed in the master bedroom. Master bedroom also includes a pull-out love seat which converts into a single bed.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • roller blading

Reviews

Very Good! 4.1/5 -
(11 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 4.090909 based on 11 reviews
4

Great place for 4 or 5! Close to attractions.

  • 4 of 5

Lots of space for the three of us. Walked to all the historic attractions. Stairs are narrow but manageable. Plush towels and down comforters. City noise is a little much if you are not used to it.

  • Review Submitted: 10/12/2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Close to everythng

  • 4 of 5

Great location with numerous eating options. Walked to the convention center each day in under 10 minutes. Good launching point to see all the sites. The house is old with small steps, but has everything you will need. Friday and Saturday night were very loud from 11pm -230am because the bars downstairs.

  • Review Submitted: 26/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Unique space in a great location!

  • 4 of 5

The layout of the apartment was new to me, although I hear it's common in the old buildings of Philadelphia. Huge common room and upper bedroom. Plenty of sleeping accommodations and all of us were comfortable. The staircase going to the bedroom upstairs is very narrow and steep. There is a circular stairway from the second floor hallway where you enter the apartment and the bathroom is located halfway up these stairs.

We had a little trouble getting in at first but it ended up being our own misunderstanding of the lockbox. Our host responded quickly to our questions after an initial delay.

There was a lot of street and bar noise on Saturday night but we didn't mind it. We played Name That Tune to the really bad, drunk karaoke!

Overall, it was a great home base for our trip! Thanks Jessica!

  • Review Submitted: 04/07/2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Right in the middle of everything. What a great spot.

  • 5 of 5

Love the communication with the owner. The apartment is right in the middle of town. I used it as a remote office as I was in town for a trade show. The building is very , very old, and very unique. It is not fancy at all, very basic, no frills, and has lots of very narrow stairs. If you are a person of size, it will not be for you. Also it is downtown, close to everything. I never rented a car, just did not need one. Walk to everything. The apartment is on the 3rd and 4th floor, in a very busy , noisy part of town. Get some ear plugs if you go to bed early. If you like a lot of choice for restaurants and bars this is the party street ! The guys in Ben and Jerry's were very helpful and really nice at making recommendations and helping with directions. Not a place to hold a party, you have neighbors. But a place to walk home after a night out! I would hope to rent it again when I come back to town. It was perfect for me. Big thanks to the owner.

  • Review Submitted: 14/05/2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

OK but nothing special

  • 3 of 5

Need to update the shower head and add handrails to the steep stairways.

  • Review Submitted: 27/04/2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great Place

  • 4 of 5

I was able to walk to all of the conference center and all of the local sites. The people at the Ben and Jerry's were a great help.The only thing I missed in the kitchen was a pitcher. Between the main floor and the bedroom upstairs there is no door, just a lot of steep narrow stairs. The bed was very firm. The roof slopes in on you in that room quite a bit. There was a fair amount of street noise, I imagine if you are there during the summer when the AC is on it would not be as noticeable. When I tried to use the oven it ended up setting off the fire alarm, but the hostess was very gracious about it. The internet and TV worked great. The main room with the table and couch and TV is quite large. Overall I enjoyed my stay. I feel it was a fair price.

  • Review Submitted: 07/11/2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Philadelphia International
Nearest Train
2 Miles
30th Street Station
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
I76
Nearest Beach
100 Miles
Jersery Shore
Car: not necessary

You must walk to Rittenhouse square and visit the local boutiques and famed restaurants all along the square. The park is a nice place to sit and people watch and enjoy the sunshine and fresh air!

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday apartment around the Center City

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
AU$187
AU$1,098
AU$3,430
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add AU$21 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

House keeping AU$137.22
Refundable Damage Deposit AU$480.27

You will be able to get the keys from the manager on duty at the Ben & Jerry's Ice cream store during store hours 12noon-9pm EST or call, text or email me to make other arrangements.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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