Our 3 story Victorian is a perfect location for the Philadelphia Marathon and located next to The Barnes Museum and nearby Rodin and PMA, Starbucks & Whole Foods. Breakfast. Private bathroom. Parking-negotiable. Health Club across the street with free one day visit. Apply on line for $5 5 day pass. Sauna, steam, machines, mats, free weights, spin, yoga, total body workouts. 2 rooms can be made available if necessary - check other listing within the house.
The house is circa 1850, Victorian, original molding, stain glass window inserts, and city views.Queen size bed and TV media room on same floor. 2 TVs, one 55" with premium channels and Netflix. 1st floor powder room, private, large bathroom with tub and shower. Patio off of kitchen. 3rd floor deck.
Weight room in the basement. Backyard patio (in progress). Powerful shower head. Pillow top beds. Full kitchen with small breakfast provided. Off limits: upstairs office.
Interaction with guests
Barry is a musician and is always looking to "jam". Guitars available. We work hard to satisfy your comfort and questions. Guide book and maps available. This is a shared house but privacy is assured.
Other things to note
The Free Library of Philadelphia is in the Top 40 of largest libraries in the country. The Philadelphia Zoo is the nation's first zoo. The Mutter is a medical museum housing a collection of medical oddities. (part of Einstein's brain.) The Pa Academy of Fine Art is the 1st Art Museum and Art School.
With 2000 outside murals, we are the Mural Capital of the US. Pa Hospital, founded by BFranklin, is America's first.
Sorry, no pets.
Please, no smoking.
Be respectful of others.
Do no harm.
Enjoy the wonderful city of Philadelphia!
We are retired high school counselors who love walking, running, bike tours, music, film and theatre. Travel is also important to us.
Life motto: be kind and do good.