Luxury Condo in Historic District Close to Convention Center

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Last updated: 11/27/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Welcome to the Chestnut Lofts. Located at 2nd and Chestnut.

A boutique condominium building centrally located 3 blocks from the Liberty Bell, Independence hall and 1 block from Penns Landing and the waterfront. Step out your door to dine at cafes and restaurants or explore Old City in a horse drawn carriage. If visiting for a trade show, we are just a short walk to the convention center as well.

Our 900 square foot condo has granite counter tops, brand new stainless steal appliances, exposed brick walls and beautiful exposed wood beams. This condo also has Wifi. The building is a certified historic landmark and is a unique blend of both new and old. If you’re coming to Philadelphia to experience the history or enjoy the fine dining you could not ask for a better location.

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Property Type

  • Condo
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


Other Amenities

  • I recently put a 47 Inch Plasma in this Condo.


  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television


  • Historic


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Tennis


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster


Write a review 4.8
from 41 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Nov 24 - Dec 3, 2015
2 night min stay
Dec 8 - Dec 10, 2015
2 night min stay
Winter Special
Jan 4 - Feb 29, 2016
4 night min stay
$1,260 $4,320
2016 Democratic Convention
Jul 23 - Jul 31, 2016
4 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$1,365 $4,680
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Cleaning Fee $125
  • Pet Fee $40
  • Tax Rate 8.5%


Important Note with regards to two night stays! With Regards to 2 and 3 night stays. We do take 2 and 3 night stays on a case by case basis. Please inquire for a quote.

Rates Subject to Change

Cancellation policy:

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Last updated: 11/27/2015
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The Hipstoric™ Old City District (OCD) is a place of unique people, significant history, charming shops, intriguing night life, and just loads of entertainment. Come and find out why it's a great place to visit, work and live. We look forward to seeing you in the neighborhood! Independence Hall, Independence Visitor Center, the National Constitution Center, the Liberty Bell Center are but a few of the countless historical attractions the OCD has to offer. Learn about our important history and the Old City of today, while eating and shopping at fun and interesting places!


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1990

About the owner: My grandfather purchased this building in 1930 using it as his furniture store. My father developed the building into 20 offices and 16 condos selling off several while keeping this penthouse unit for himself.

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Speaks: english



  • kitchen


  • Kitchen with Granite Counters Stainless Appliances

    Kitchen with Granite Counters Stainless Appliances

  • Out Front

    Out Front

  • dining room

    dining room

  • Kitchen


  • Washer Dryer

    Washer Dryer

  • Bath


VRBO #141917

This listing was first published here in 2007.

Date last modified - Friday, November 27, 2015

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