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Recent Philadelphia & Its Countryside reviews

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    "With three colleagues (all of us attending a meeting at the Philly Convention Center), I stayed a week. Lovely place - clean and nicely appointed. Each of us had our own bedroom and bath. Two of the rooms (larger) face the street; the other two (smaller) face a back space between buildings that has some ventilation equipment. The street side was generally quiet, with the exception of the one night that the cable TV folks dug a trench in the street. The back side always was quiet, with the equipment making a bit of white noise. None of us (ages 66, 60, 50 and 45) had any trouble with all the stairs in this property. Similarly, we found walking to the Philly CC, to restaurant row, or to historic sites to be easy and enjoyable on well-lit and clean streets. The wifi functioned well, the kitchen was very well equipped, the appliances all worked, and house supplies were abundant (we did not need to run out and purchase more toilet paper or paper towels). Much appreciated! Correspondence with the host was average. She was professional, moderately prompt in replying, and definitely not chatty. She did not meet us when we arrived but really didn't need to. The instructions were clear as to how to enter and leave the property via a combination lock. A few things would have been handy to know, such as a reminder to pull the outside door shut behind you. It did not always click shut on its own. As people who tend to use public transportation, it also would have been handy to know that the nearby SEPTA rail line Jefferson (East Market) Station sends a train to the airport every 30 minutes. The train is convenient, speedy, and cheap ($8 from PHL, $7 return). Finally, it would have been helpful to know that the photos on Google maps, while reasonably accurate, make the neighborhood appear a bit undesirable. Actually, the neighborhood is just fine and there's a terrific upscale grocery/deli on the corner. Also a kosher deli next door. Yum to both. Yes, you guessed it. All of us would stay here again."
    Guest: Cathy M. Date of Stay: August 2016 Review Submitted: August 27, 2016
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  • We had the best time ever in the heart of New Hope thanks to this awesome, convenient property!

    "We had the best time ever in New Hope at the Garden Apartment Property. It was just perfect for what we needed--a mini-vacation! My husband and I have been to New Hope and the surrounding area many times, but we have never been able to truly enjoy it with our dogs. Jim's property is beautifully suited for relaxation--the inside was clean and comfortable with plenty of space to sleep, cook, or just relax after a night on the town. There is a fenced-in garden area including a putting green and plenty of seating on the deck. My dogs were just thrilled to be able to frolic in the area with us, rather than being stuck on leashes the whole time. In addition, there is a wonderful camp-like area by the creek, and we were all able to enjoy cooling off in the creek by wading/swimming! Imagine how surprised my two dogs were to have all that freedom and fun despite the warm weather. Jim and his wife have provided everything you would need--from kitchen gear to outdoor fun! We didn't have to worry about a thing, and they were very friendly--providing a wealth of local information and peace of mind! Thank you for letting us stay on such short notice as well!! We can't wait to plan another trip with our canine family!! Sincerely, Leanne & Dante Cosentino from the Jersey Shore"
    Guest: Anonymous Date of Stay: September 2016 Review Submitted: September 23, 2016
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  • Lovely New Hope house

    "Six of us stayed here for a long wedding weekend (July 2016) and cannot recommend it highly enough. The house is lovely and comfortably appointed - fabulous gourmet kitchen - beautiful, private garden with fountains, very tranquil. Absolutely immaculate. The location is a short drive/walk from New Hope / Lambertville (less than a mile). This was an effortless stay for us, and Diana, our hostess, made us feel very welcome and well cared for. Note that there was a heatwave and the house was completely cool and comfortable. This area is lots of fun for antiquing, dining, exploring history, hiking, biking etc etc., and this house is a welcome place to return to at the end of a full day. Diana left lots of helpful information about the house, local restaurants, grocery stores, and left wine and desserts for us on our arrival. As others have noted, the house is antique and the stairs are steep so small children / those with mobility issues may have difficulties. We did not experience any problems. The kitchen and grille are top of the line and I wish we had more time to use them! Beds and linens are wonderful. We hope to return."
    Guest: Mary Jo H. Date of Stay: July 2016 Review Submitted: July 18, 2016
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  • Complete Serenity

    "Each time my husband and I and our westie stay at the cabin we totally enjoy our stay. It is always well maintained and very clean. I always enjoy the way Cindy has decorated the cabin. The cabin is always well stocked with amenities. We enjoy eating all our meals at the cabin. We buy our fresh food items from the market in Dushore. It is very convenient. We found our stay totally refreshing."
    Guest: Elaine K. Date of Stay: September 2016 Review Submitted: September 13, 2016
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