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See it All, Do it All from This 'Home with a View'

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Last updated: 07/02/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Philadelphia townhome description

Located within walking distance to the renowned shops, and restaurants of Main Street Manayunk, the 'Home with a View' is close to Philadelphia's many historical sites, major universities, and museums. The Liberty Bell and Valley Forge are equally accessible. Major transportation venues such as bus, rail, and highway, are easily reached.
Make use of the professionally designed kitchen or use the grill and relax on the deck. Breakfast is especially nice outside in the morning sun. Getting supplies is easy as a full size supermarket is about a 5 minute walk or one minute by car.
Nearby Main Street features art festivals and bike races as well as great restaurants and shopping. Fireworks on the Fourth of July and New Year’s Day are visible from the deck or upstairs bedroom. On a clear day one can see the RCA Tower in New Jersey. Situated at the peak of Manayunk, the Ben Franklin Bridge and views of the Philadelphia Skyline are almost always visible.
The three bedrooms contain a comfortable queen size sleigh bed, a full size guest bed, and a thick futon which provides a restful sleep for two full size adults.
If it’s a cheesesteak you want, nearby Dalessandro’s is considered one of the best in the city. Chubby’s across the street from Dalessandro’s, made the cover of Philadelphia Magazine rated as the best chicken- cheesesteak in the city.
Come and enjoy your stay and be near everything Philadelphia has to offer.


Keywords: Philadelphia Townhome, Manayunk neighborhood

Property Type

      • Townhome

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Alternative Lifestyle
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Ice Maker
              • Microwave
              • Kitchen
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Refrigerator

              Amenities

              • Babysitter
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Air Conditioning
              • Garage
              • Washing Machine
              • Linens Provided
              • Parking Off Street
              • Covered Parking

              Other Amenities

                  • Excellent view of the Philadelphia Skyline

                  Entertainment

                  • Books:

                    If your a history buff, a lover of good literature, or want to be informed on the most compelling concepts, you'll find plenty to read. ...moreless

                  • Music Library:

                    From the Beatles to Mozart. we've left some for musical entertainment. Please keep the volume low. ...moreless

                  • Video Library
                  • Stereo
                  • DVD Player
                  • CD Player
                  • Satellite / Cable

                  Communications

                  • Telephone
                  • Wireless Internet

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    Please clean the grill when using it. ...moreless

                  • Deck / Patio

                  Theme

                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Historic
                  • Romantic
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Location & View

                      • Monument View:

                        On a clear night you can see the Ben Franklin Bridge and into Jersey. The Comcast Building is in the middle of your panoramic view of Philadelphia...moreless

                      Activities

                      • Zoo
                      • Kayaking
                      • Cycling
                      • Racquetball
                      • Rafting
                      • Hiking
                      • Fitness Center
                      • Medical Services
                      • Massage Therapist
                      • Laundromat
                      • Hospital
                      • Groceries
                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Walking
                      • Shopping
                      • Miniature Golf
                      • Synagogues
                      • Recreation Center
                      • Library
                      • Churches
                      • Arboretum
                      • Cinemas
                      • Museums
                      • Restaurants
                      • Live Theater
                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Basketball Court
                      • Tennis
                       

                      Reviews

                      Write a review 4.9
                      from 29 traveler reviews
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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      My Standard Rate
                      2 night min stay
                      $230
                      $1,195 $4,140
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees and Rental Conditions:

                      • Property Damage Protection $49
                      • Tax Rate 16%

                      Notes:

                      $230 per night: 3 bedrooms and up to 6 individuals

                      Extra guests are $25 each. Two night min for posted base rates

                      Booking Refund Policy:

                      Refunds for cancellations will be given only 60 days prior or as the dates re-book

                      Parking is always available at no extra charge.


                      Cancellation policy:

                      100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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                      Last updated: 07/02/2014
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                      Location

                      15 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Philadelphia International Airport
                      10 Miles
                      Nearest Train
                      30th Street Station
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Schuylkill Expressway
                      55 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Jersey Shore
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Too many great restaurants nearby to name just one
                      40 Miles
                      Nearest Ski
                      Blue Mountain
                      5 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Too many to just name 1
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Too many great reataurants to just name 1

                      The home is 1/2 block from active bus routes and within walking distance to regional rail stops. Secure parking is available in the garage.

                      The home is equipped with Direct TV satellite television. The upstairs television has a built in DVD Player, while the downstairs TV has one attached.

                      The home offers an office/den with an all in one Printer, high speed copier, and laminator. The desk is designed for two people to work at comfortably. Parsons chairs could be turned around adding extra seating to view the 42' television.

                      There are four bikes in the garage (two off road bikes) which guests should feel free to use. As they often go long periods without use they may need air.

                       

                      Manager info

                      Year Purchased: 1998

                      About: We hope you enjoy our warm and friendly home which we had lived in for over 15 years. We chose this house because of location. It is close to everything we enjoy about Eastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey. A trip to center-city to attend the Philadelphia Orchestra, Ballet or Theater takes 15-20 minutes. It's the same distance to the convention center and the historical sights. Mass transit is just steps away from the front door. Great shops and restaurants are within walking distance. What many people don't know is that Philadelphia is home to the nation's largest park: Fairmount Park. A walk down nearby Forbidden Drive with a stop at the Valley Green is simply romantic. We love Philly and everything it has to offer, but we also enjoy the nearby Pocono Mountains (where I worked as a whitewater rafting guide, we enjoyed the fall foliage tours, and occasionally ski trip. The Atlantic City expressway will take you to the Jersey Shore in about the same amount of time. So come and enjoy our city, the history, the mountains, the shore and everything in between.

                      Why Philadelphia:
                      Philadelphia is a vibrant and historic city. From our home with a view one can easily visit the world renowned Philadelphia Museum of Art and run up the 'Rocky' steps. Equally close is the Franklin Institute and the Academy of Natural Sciences/Natural History. The nation's first zoo and foremost primate center is just as accessible. Many of these places are visible looking out the back window. or standing on the deck. Philadelphia has many 'Bring Your Own Bottle' Restaurants which makes dining out pleasurable and affordable. Call me for some of my favorites.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Townhome:
                      A well appointed kitchen and deck make dining in or entertaining pleasurable. From the deck one can see the Philadelphia skyline including the Ben Franklin Bridge. Manyaunk has many special events and the home is located 1/2 block from the most exciting turn in the Manayunk BIke Race, featuring world class racers. The Eco-Arts festival in the fall and the Arts festival in the Spring attract upwards of 100,000 to Manayunk. 'Home with a View' is located on a quiet street in the safest neighborhood in the tri-state area. With its great restaurants, shopping, and its proximity to Center-City and multiple transportation venues, the Manayunk Neighborhood is a great place to stay when visiting Philadelphia.


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                      Photos

                      • Entrance

                        Entrance

                      • Living Room

                        Living Room

                      • Dining Room

                        Dining Room

                      • Convection Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher

                        Convection Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher

                      • Going Up

                        Going Up

                      • Full size guest bed

                        Full size guest bed

                      • Upstairs bathroom

                        Upstairs bathroom

                      • beautiful flowers

                        beautiful flowers

                      • Front Porch

                        Front Porch

                      • Dining Room taken from kitchen

                        Dining Room taken from kitchen

                      • professionally designed kitchen

                        professionally designed kitchen

                      • Wine rack, Refrigerator and pantry

                        Wine rack, Refrigerator and pantry

                      • Queen size sleigh bed

                        Queen size sleigh bed

                      • The Futon Room

                        The Futon Room

                      • Guests rave about this leather sofa equally comfortable as queen sleeper.

                        Guests rave about this leather sofa equally comfortable as queen sleeper.

                      • The Deck with awning

                        The Deck with awning

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                      This listing was first published here in 2011.

                      Date last modified - Thursday, June 19, 2014

                      $230 per night (USD)
                      29

                      3 Bedroom / 1.5 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

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                      Minimum stay: 2 nights
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