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Recent Philadelphia & Its Countryside reviews

  • Relaxing Escape

    "Had a wonderful time at the house. My husband and I were the only ones staying so we only used the lower floor. Kitchen was well equipped and Denis was very responsive and helpful. Would recommend to anyone wanting calm and quiet."
    Guest: City slicker Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: June 2, 2014
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  • Delightful Early Fall Week

    "My husband and I, plus our dog, enjoyed a wonderful week at the Meadow Cottage in early fall. The Cottage was comfortable and well equipped for everything we needed for a week's stay. We loved the quiet spot looking out and visiting with the neighbor's friendly horses. The Inn owners answered all of our questions ahead of time and offered suggestions for dining out and other area attractions. The location in a residential area was peaceful, yet convenient to shopping areas and major highways."
    Guest: Janis D. Date of Stay: September 2013 Review Submitted: February 8, 2014
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  • Birthday/Wedding Celebration

    "I hosted some of my friends from Atlanta, this was there first time in Philly. We enjoyed our stay at this house. The house is a very nice and cozy place you will feel like you are really at home. The manager Mrs. Jane was very nice. Thanks Ms. Inez for making my Birthday celebration a good one. I love this place and hope to rent it again. The place is beautiful and true to the pictures. Ms. Inez again I will like to Thank you."
    Guest: Brenda J. Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 10, 2014
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  • Location,views,modern,wonderful!

    "My husband and I rented the place for our stay in Philadelphia. It was so hip and modern and we could not have been happier. The price was perfect, the location was excellent(Monks is around the corner), and Mark the owner was really nice and very mellow. We will be staying there again on our next getaway to Philly and have advised a couple friends that this is the place you want to be."
    Guest: California Crew Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: July 11, 2014
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Philadelphia & Its Countryside Travel Tips

Reaching the Heart of Philadelphia Could not be Easier

Reaching your Philadelphia area vacation rentals, around the area that gave birth to the American Revolution, could not be easier. Philadelphia has an international airport and is on three Interstate highways, I-95, I-76 and I-676, the Vine Street Expressway. As with all major cities, it has an excellent road system to make getting in and around the city straightforward. Choosing Philadelphia area condos puts visitors at the center of the original 13 colonies, in a city that was once the nation’s capital.

Philadelphia, the city of brotherly love, is known for hot summers, mild falls and springs, and cold winters, with an average snowfall of 20.5 inches.

Philadelphia: One of America’s Most Historic Cities

Most visitors to "Philly" head to the Liberty Bell Center to see one of the main symbols of the American Revolution, the Liberty Bell. There is a wealth of history waiting to be discovered. Visit the site of the meetings of Congress and the Constitutional Convention at the City Tavern in the Old City as well as Carpenters Hall where delegates met in 1774 to speak out against the King. In Declaration House, visitors can see where Thomas Jefferson drafted the Declaration of Independence and Independence Hall where it was eventually signed. A huge variety of museums awaits visitors, covering everything such as natural sciences, African American history, science, archaeology and anthropology.

Children will enjoy a day at the "Please Touch" Museum. While here, explore Christ Church Burial Ground. Dating from 1695, the cemetery is the final resting place of Benjamin Franklin. Another fascinating tour can be taken at Eastern State Penitentiary to visit the cellblocks, solitary cells, Al Capone’s cell and Death Row. For a sightseeing tour with a difference, take a splash in the Delaware River and Ride the Ducks. There are also several wonderful gardens and arboretums to visit here. A visit to the Battleship USS New Jersey is worth a trip. Do not miss a trip to Valley Forge National Historic Park, site of the famous battle of 1777/78. Children will be enthralled with the "Once upon a Nation" tour to this historic area.

The city center is a great for shopping and includes grocery stores operated by Amish farmers selling fresh local produce. Visitors should not leave without having tasted the famed cheese steaks that originated here.

Incredible Sights and Adventures on Your Doorstep

Within a short drive of Philadelphia area resorts, visitors can tour several local wineries and vineyards. Children will also enjoy Sesame Place, a theme park based on the TV show with 14 acres of rides and attractions. In Delaware County, Linvilla Orchards features 300 acres of education and recreation. Longwood Gardens with its children’s programs, woodlands and gardens also makes for a wonderful day out. Families looking for outdoor adventures should head to Ridley Creek State park for biking, horseback riding and fishing. At Washington Crossing Historic Park, enjoy the surroundings and visit the site where George Washington led his exhausted soldiers across the icy Delaware River to attack the Hessians at Trenton. Enjoy a day at Tyler State park where the original farm has combined with beautiful woodland to create a wonderful recreation area.

Ideal Philadelphia Area Vacation Rentals in Beautiful Locations

Whether you are seeking Philadelphia area condos just steps away from the city's action, a rural retreat to get away from the rat race, a luxury apartment with a hot tub and indoor pool, or a mountain cabin with lake views, you will find it here. These properties are not just somewhere to base your vacation; they are homes with everything you need to make your vacation special.

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