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This rental is a modern, beautifully-furnished, renovated row house. It sits on a quiet street within the Rittenhouse Square East neighborhood.
1st floor has a modern living room with HD flat screen TV and cable; a full kitchen with dishwasher - all utensils and dishes provided. Just beyond the modern kitchen is a floor to ceiling window alongside a door that opens up to a private, charming outdoor area.
The 2nd floor has a sitting / reading room, a full bath with walk-in shower and one bedroom with a full-size bed.
The 3rd floor hosts a second bedroom with a full-size bed and there’s another full bathroom with tub.
Washer & dryer (private) are located in the basement. Movies are available to purchase on Demand (purchases are automatically deducted from security deposit). Instant and easy access to wireless network; code provided at check-in.
THE NEIGHBORHOOD (Rittenhouse Square East)
This rental is centrally located, with many attractions within walking distance - and others - just a short cab ride.
Here are a few of the more well-known spots and the approximate walk times, per Google Maps.
Kimmel Center (6 min) Academy of Music (7 min) Antiques Row (7 min) Walnut Street Shopping (7 min) South Street Shopping District (10 min) City Hall (12 min) Mutter Museum (22 min) Fabric Row (24 min) Franklin Institute (25 min) The Barnes (27 min) National Constitution Center (The Liberty Bell) (32 min) Philadelphia Art Museum (42 min)
Within walking distance (4 blocks) is the best shopping the City has to offer! On Walnut Street (from 14th to 19th Street) you'll find the likes of Banana Republic, Brooks Brothers, Barneys New York CO-OP, Lululemon, L'Occitane, the Apple Store, Ralph Lauren, True Religion, Intermix and many others.
This section of Philadelphia is host to a plethora of notable fooderies including Ruth Chris Steak House, The Palm, Capital Grille, Jose Pistolas, Butcher & Singer, Tequilas, Smith & Wollensky, Barclay Prime, Meritage & Audrey Claire.
Bedrooms have hardwood floors, two windows each, and closet / drawer space for clothing. There are additional chairs for sitting and a small chair and desk in the 3rd floor bedroom for any work you may need to get done during your stay. The bedroom on the third floor also has a ceiling fan....moreless
* Rates are based on 4 guests. Please contact us for rate information for 4+ guests.
* Standard reservations requires (30) days notice to cancel or change. Cancellations made less than (30) days prior will forfeit the full amount of the deposit.
* Reservations made more than 3 months in advance require (60) days notice to cancel or change (where the change results in a shortened stay).
Policy available by contacting owner when booking.
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Located in the heart of center city Philadelphia, there are many things to do and see within walking distance of this vacation rental - with more options just a short cab / bus / subway ride away.
Here are some notable attractions and their proximity to the house:
Kimmel Center (6 min)
Academy of Music (7 min)
Antiques Row (7 min)
Walnut Street Shopping (7 min)
South Street Shopping District (10 min)
City Hall (12 min)
PA Convention Center (18 min)
Mutter Museum (22 min) - a must see for scientific oddities.
Franklin Institute (25 min)
Philadelphia Art Museum (42 min) - bring your rollerblades to blade around the Art Museum via Kelly Drive.
Fabric Row (24 min)
National Constitution Center (The Liberty Bell) (32 min)
The Barnes (27 min)
Some of the best shopping the City has to offer is between 14th and 19th Street on Walnut. Among dozens of shops are Armani Exchange, Williams Sonoma, Stuart Weitzman, Kenneth Cole, M•A•C, Juicy Couture, Ann Taylor, Burberry, Espirit, Kiehls, BCBG MaxAzria...
More shopping over on Chestnut Street including Boyd's, Express, Aldo, Nine West & Victoria's Secret.
And there's no shortage of food options... Walk… and grab a slice of pizza at Slice or get a good meal at Morton's Steakhouse, Rouge, Tria, Village Whiskey, Tinto, R2L, The Dandelion, Twenty Manning Grill, Lacroix at The Rittenhouse, Sansom Street Oyster House and a bunch of other options.