Sleeps up to 8. Downtown Philly Close to Convention Ctr All Things Rittenhouse

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  • Minimum stay:2-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

From the very beginning of your stay to the end, UrHomeInPhilly is dedicated to offering you an unparalleled living experience in the city. Need a ride from the Philadelphia Airport, Philadelphia train station, or Philadelphia bus station? We can arrange with you to have our UrHip VIP Car Service pick you up and bring you to your home away from home, FREE OF CHARGE.
One of the many advantages of being a UrHip guest member is Complimentary Membership Access to the Sporting Club at the Bellevue located in Center City Philadelphia. Named in 2013 by Philadelphia Magazine as the “Best Gym” in Philadelphia, the Sporting Club at the Bellevue offers 93,000 square feet of premier health and fitness space, including a 25 meter swimming pool, indoor running track, basketball, squash and racquetball courts, a boxing gym, steam room, sauna, whirlpool, and more-ALL ON US. The Bellevue is also happy to provide additional services such as Spa and Tanning for an additional fee. Providing access to this gorgeous facility within walking distance to your home is just another example of how UrHomeInPhilly offers the ultimate luxury urban living experience.

Resort style Living in the City.
Reenergize at the gym.
Rejuvenate at the pool.
Relax at the yoga studio.
Reconnect at the Cyber Lounge.

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 property 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 property won based on its location, cleanliness, price and amenities and since winning the owners of the property have added many more wonderful homes for you to choose from. 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.

The Master Bedroom with queen sized bed has an ensuite bathroom. (thus sleeps max 2)

The 2nd bedroom is so large that it features 2 x queen sized beds with West Elm room screen between the 2 beds (thus sleeps max 4)

The living room features sofas by West Elm, one of the sleepers is a queen sized sleeper (thus sleeps max 2)

Therefore this home will sleep a max of 8

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

So that we are fully transparent to you, our valued UrHip'ster Guest - While every effort will be made to host you in the exact home # that you chose, much like when you stay in a hotel, we cannot guarantee that exact home and may need to place you in a similar or like home. On the off chance that this happens, we shall make every attempt to upgrade you free of charge.


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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 1
  • 1450 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : 2 elevators available

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Concierge


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

  • Master Bedroom: 1 queen

    With ensuite bathroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 queen

    2 x queen sized beds with ensuite bathroom...moreless

  • Sleeper Sofa: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    West Elm Queen Sleeper Sofa...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Master Bedroom Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub


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


  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    50 inch TV in Living Room and 2 x 32 inch in each bedroom (3 TV's in total)...moreless


  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Located Downtown Philadelphia and just 6 blocks from the convention center. Address for GPS purposes is 1440 Mt Vernon Street, Philadelphia PA 19130...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Ice Skating
  • Swimming


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator:

    2 elevators available...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Located at 640 lofts, in the next building over - very short 2 min walk ...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Available for $15 per night, on-site and reserved...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Full Kitchen with Fridge Freezer, Dishwasher, Stove and Microwave...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony:

    Located at 640 lofts, in the next building over - very short 2 min walk ...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Located at 640 lofts, in the next building over - very short 2 min walk ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Located at 640 lofts, in the next building over - very short 2 min walk ...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Located at 640 lofts, in the next building over - very short 2 min walk ...moreless

  • Hot Tub:

    Located at 640 lofts, in the next building over - very short 2 min walk ...moreless

  • Indoor Pool


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from 2 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Army vs Navy Game
Dec 11 - Dec 13, 2015
2 night min stay

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Graduation Season
May 13 - May 17, 2016
3 night min stay
Bio Convention
Jun 15 - Jun 18, 2016
2 night min stay
Democratic National Convention
Jul 23 - Jul 29, 2016
5 night min stay
$7,000 $10,500
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$300 $400
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$2,000 $4,800

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $10 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


  • Cleaning Fee $150
  • Tax Rate 8%


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.

Full payment is required at the time of reservation.

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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9 Miles
Nearest Airport
PHL 20 mis from Airport
0.1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Alla Spina
45 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Cape May
10 Miles
Nearest Golf
0.2 Miles
Nearest Train
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
0.1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Route 6
40 Miles
Nearest Ski
40 Miles
Nearest Beach
Atlantic City

Car: Not Necessary


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: Steve is originally from the United Kingdom. Steve and those nice folks at UrHip hope that you enjoy our home. 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 the Urhip Team

Why the Owner Chose Philadelphia:
This property incorporates the best of what Philadelphia has to offer. We just love the furniture by West Elm, the hardwood floors, Granite Countertops, Stainless Steel Appliances, and over 1450 of square footage. 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 Apartment:
Bright and Airy. Luxurious, Close to everything. And that is an understatement. Subway is just 2 blocks away.

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Speaks: english



VRBO #556919

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Minimum stay: 2-5 nights
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