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TV Show Winner!*** Plus Just 6 Blocks from Convention Center

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Last updated: 02/22/2014

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  • Minimum stay:2-6 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Philadelphia condo description

Resort style Living in the City.
Reenergize at the gym.
Rejuvenate at the pool.
Relax at the yoga studio.
Reconnect at the Cyber Lounge.
Reward yourself with Stunning Views from the Penthouse Floor

It's the best of all possible world's. A sophisticated, contemporary residence highlighted with elegant old world industrial detailing. Abundant natural light floods every space through the factory-sized windows that fills up your new home's 13 ft tall ceilings bringing Philadelphia's skyline into your living room, while you enjoy the modern convenience of stainless steel kitchen appliances, washer and dryer, and wireless high-speed internet access. Your lifestyle fits perfectly in this spacious, sleek environment.

DID YOU KNOW? The home you will be staying in was the WINNER of a TV series? The Show is called Sweet Retreat and airs Jan 21 2013 on the Live Well Network (owned by ABC/ Disney). Sweet Retreat is a half an hour show in which the host, Rene Sylar, explores three rental properties with vacationers in their proposed destination. These three properties were short listed by a small group who are looking to reunite for a long weekend. Rene and the group tour each of the three homes touting it's amenities and perks. At the end of the episode the women pick the house they would like to rent. This home won based on its location, cleanliness, price and amenities. If you would like us to email you a link so that you can see how we won. Just let us know and we'll be happy to oblidge

Hardwood flooring
Brand new energy efficient windows
New heat & air systems
Fantastic views that you can see clear into New Jersey
Granite counters
Granite counter tops

The Bedrooms are set up with one bedroom on each side of the home, this ensures maximum privacy.

Don't sweat the details. UrHomeInPhilly have done it all for you.

Property Type

  • 7 story
  • Condo
  • On floor 7
  • 1050 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : The are 2 elevators

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Wheelchair Accessible:

                There are 2 elevators and no steps however the doors inside the home have not been widened....moreless

              • Children Welcome:

                We have Children, so why shouldn't you?...moreless

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                Minimum age 25...moreless

              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Non Smoking Only

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

              • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

                Each Bedroom has its own TV...moreless

              • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

                Each Bedroom has its own TV...moreless

              • Convertible bed(s): 1 sleep sofa /futon

                Pottery Barn Sleep Sofa...moreless

              • Queen size Beds (2) 2 bedrooms with a queen sized bed in each room., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Hi Quality Pottery barn pull out queen sized sofa. The mattress is a very good quality mattress but if you want something thicker, you can add one of the inflatable mattresses to it....moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Oven
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Coffee Maker
              • Toaster
              • Seating for 6 people

              Amenities

              • Garage:

                You have your own reserved parking spot, for just $15 per day. Just let us know prior to your arrivial...moreless

              • Linens Provided:

                Very High quality, Very High 500 Thread Count fresh linens always provided....moreless

              • Clothes Dryer:

                Stackable washer and dryer inside the home for you to enjoy free of charge....moreless

              • Washing Machine:

                Stackable washer and dryer available free of charge....moreless

              • Air Conditioning:

                In home Air Conditioning - you control the settings....moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • UrHomeInPhilly proudly presents this and other amazing homes in Philadelphia. Locations include Convention Center, Rittenhouse Square, Museums, Stadiums and many many more....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Shared Hot Tub:

                    Hot Tub is communal and offered as one of the communities amenities, just a very short walk over the road to 640 Lofts. You can even see it from the 2nd bedroom window....moreless

                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    Verizon Fios. If you have time with all that the City has to offer, feel free to watch your favorite shows....moreless

                  • Television:

                    50' Plasma Flat Screen for your viewing pleasure....moreless

                  Communications

                      • Wireless Internet:

                        Wireless Codes provided with move in instructions 7 days prior to check in...moreless

                      Pool & Spa

                          • Communal Pool:

                            Pool is communal and offered as one of the communities amenities, just a very short walk over the road to 640 Lofts. You can even see it from the 2nd bedroom window....moreless

                          Outdoor Features

                          • Deck / Patio:

                            Located at 640 Lofts (Seasonal)...moreless

                          • Outdoor Grill

                          Theme

                          • Adventure
                          • Away From It All
                          • Family
                          • Historic
                          • Romantic
                          • Spa
                          • Sports & Activities
                          • Tourist Attractions

                          Location & View

                              • Monument View:

                                Fantastic View of the City's Skyline, and an amazing panoramic sunrise view. Clear Views of Walt Whitman Bridge and into New Jersey...moreless

                              Activities

                              • Churches
                              • Cycling
                              • Sailing
                              • Ice Skating
                              • Pier Fishing
                              • Basketball Court
                              • Tennis
                              • Swimming
                              • ATM/Bank
                              • Laundromat
                              • Hospital
                              • Groceries
                              • Fitness Center
                              • Medical Services
                              • Boating
                              • Sight Seeing
                              • Shopping
                              • Walking
                              • Cinemas
                              • Library
                              • Marina
                              • Museums
                              • Playground
                              • Recreation Center
                              • Fishing
                              • Live Theater
                              • Ruins
                              • Synagogues
                              • Zoo
                              • Health/Beauty Spa
                              • Antiquing
                              • Gambling Casinos
                              • Restaurants
                              • Roller Blading
                               

                              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
                              July 19 -27
                              Jul 19 - Jul 27, 2014
                              6 night min stay
                              $325
                              $2,100

                              Rates are based on 3 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest

                              Aug 1 -5
                              Aug 1 - Aug 5, 2014
                              3 night min stay
                              $500
                              $2,500

                              Rates are based on 3 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest

                              Maid in America
                              Aug 30 - Aug 31, 2014
                              2 night min stay

                              $1,500
                              flat fee
                              Philly Marathon
                              Nov 21 - Nov 23, 2014
                              2 night min stay
                              $600

                              Rates are based on 3 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest

                              My Standard Rate
                              2 night min stay
                              $275 $300
                              Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
                              $1,850 $4,500

                              Rates are based on 3 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest

                              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                              Additional information about rental rates

                              Fees and Rental Conditions:

                              • Cleaning $110
                              • Property Damage Protection $49
                              • Taxes Not included

                              Notes:

                              2 nights or more rate is only valid Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays. Please note we are required to charge Hotel, State and Federal Taxes equal to 8% for all stays less than 30 days, stays more than 30 days pay zero tax. Parking can be expensive and difficult in the City, therefore we can offer your own reserved parking spot where you can come and go as often as you like for $15 per day.


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                              Location

                              12 Miles
                              Nearest Airport
                              Philadelphia 20 minutes and ($25 by Taxi)
                              70 Miles
                              Nearest Ferry
                              Cape May (A worthy day trip)
                              0.2 Miles
                              Nearest Train
                              Subway is 2 blocks away.
                              0.5 Miles
                              Nearest Motorway
                              Very Close, just a minute or two
                              40 Miles
                              Nearest Beach
                              Atlantic City (there are also Casino's) 45 minutes
                              0.1 Miles
                              Nearest Barpub
                              GQ named Alla Spina the restaurant/bar of the year
                              50 Miles
                              Nearest Ski
                              Pocono's
                              15 Miles
                              Nearest Golf
                              Lots to choose from
                              0.2 Miles
                              Nearest Restaurant
                              So many award winning ones to choose from

                              Car: Not Necessary

                              Lofts @ 600 is just seven (7) blocks north of City Hall on Broad Street and five (6) blocks from the Pennsylvania Convention Center. Lofts @ 600 is centrally located to Philadelphia shoppes, restaurants, hospitals and the thriving community of Fairmount. Minutes from Reading Terminal Market, Lofts 600 combines commuter convenience of center city living with spectacular urban spaciousness of true loft living.

                              So How convenient is your home away from home?

                              * Your place has an amazing Walk score of 92 and fully deserves its standing as 'Walkers Paradise'

                              * Your place has also been called 'Rider’s Paradise' and has a Transit Score of 92. There are 47 nearby routes: 26 bus, 21 rail. The Broad Street Line is just 2 blocks away. Where you can gain access to everything in the City of Philadelphia. Rittenhouse Square, Liberty Bell, 30th Street Station, Market Street, Broad Street, Theater Districts, South Street, Eagles Football Stadium, Franklin Institute.

                              If you have a car there is a parking garage on site and you can park one car there using our reserved parking spot (Come and Go as often as you like for $15 per day) Just let me know ahead of time.

                               

                              Owner info

                              Year Purchased: 2011

                              About the owner: Steve is originally from the United Kingdom. Steve and his wonderful, wife (Ann) hope that you enjoy our home. Ann is most definitely his better half. Ann, like Steve Is also a working professional and graduated from Thomas Jefferson in Diagnostic Imaging. We are completely dedicated to you having such an enjoyable stay, while not being overbearing hosts. We assure you your temporary home will be clean with fresh linens. If you have any special requests, please let us know in advance and we shall do our utmost to accommodate your requests. Very Kind Regards Steve and Ann

                              Why the Owner Chose Philadelphia:
                              This property incorporates the best of what Philadelphia has to offer. We just love waking up to the sun streaming in through the window. 2 minute walk to 3 Amazing Fantastic Award Winning Restaurants. Alla Spina, won restaurant of the year by GQ Magazine. Its really the best of all possible worlds, and a rare opportunity for you.

                              The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
                              Bright and Airy. Luxurious, Close to everything. And that is an understatement. Subway is just 2 blocks away


                              Contact us

                              Speaks: english

                              Guestbook comments from the owner

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                              Photos

                              • You can wake up to this view each and every morning

                                You can wake up to this view each and every morning

                              • Bright and Airy fully stocked Kitchen with Granite Countertop breakfast bar.

                                Bright and Airy fully stocked Kitchen with Granite Countertop breakfast bar.

                              • Dining Table expands to accommodate 6.

                                Dining Table expands to accommodate 6.

                              • And Ben Franklin Bridge in the background. Convention Center just 5 blocks away.

                                And Ben Franklin Bridge in the background. Convention Center just 5 blocks away.

                              • Queen sized 2nd Bedroom, with long shot of the living & dining room

                                Queen sized 2nd Bedroom, with long shot of the living & dining room

                              • Convention center just 5 blocks away, you can walk or take the subway.

                                Convention center just 5 blocks away, you can walk or take the subway.

                              • The Franklin one of many places worth a visit. Car 5 mins, Bus 13 mins, Walk 20

                                The Franklin one of many places worth a visit. Car 5 mins, Bus 13 mins, Walk 20

                              • LOVE Park 9 mins away by #16 or # 4 Bus, or 18 min walk.

                                LOVE Park 9 mins away by #16 or # 4 Bus, or 18 min walk.

                              • Museum District 7 mins by car, 3 stops by subway, 9 mins by #4 bus

                                Museum District 7 mins by car, 3 stops by subway, 9 mins by #4 bus

                              • This is a split shot of the Front Entrance of the building.

                                This is a split shot of the Front Entrance of the building.

                              • 50" Plasma TV, Dining Table extends to seat 6 and those fantastic views

                                50" Plasma TV, Dining Table extends to seat 6 and those fantastic views

                              • Chairs from West Elm, High End Appliances.

                                Chairs from West Elm, High End Appliances.

                              • Fully Stocked Kitchen for your Gastronomic Delight

                                Fully Stocked Kitchen for your Gastronomic Delight

                              • Master Bedroom with en suite bathroom, iphone/ipad clock radio's.

                                Master Bedroom with en suite bathroom, iphone/ipad clock radio's.

                              • Split shot of one of the bathrooms (this one is the Hall bathroom with shower.

                                Split shot of one of the bathrooms (this one is the Hall bathroom with shower.

                              • You cannot beat waking up in the morning to that view.

                                You cannot beat waking up in the morning to that view.

                              • Boat House Row of of many places worth a visit. Car 6 mins, Walk 27 mins, Bus 21

                                Boat House Row of of many places worth a visit. Car 6 mins, Walk 27 mins, Bus 21

                              • Philly Cheesesteak anyone? Take the metro 5 stops. Or car 12 mins

                                Philly Cheesesteak anyone? Take the metro 5 stops. Or car 12 mins

                              • The crazy but must see Magical Gardens 12 mins by car. Stop of to see it on you

                                The crazy but must see Magical Gardens 12 mins by car. Stop of to see it on you

                              • WoW City Hall, 6 mins by car, 6 mins by #4 bus or 2 stops on subway

                                WoW City Hall, 6 mins by car, 6 mins by #4 bus or 2 stops on subway

                              • Fantastic Views

                                Fantastic Views

                              VRBO #425972

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                              This listing was first published here in 2012.

                              Date last modified - Wednesday, June 18, 2014

                              $275 - $600 per night (USD)
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                              2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                              Sleeps 6

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                              Minimum stay: 2-6 nights
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