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Private room in townhouse

A+ location, Comfy, wi-fi, A/C

Merilyn User Profile
Merilyn

A+ location, Comfy, wi-fi, A/C

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
2 shared baths
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
2 shared baths

This is one of the best, safest and easiest locations - 5 min walk to subway, 10 mins to CC on subway. 20-30 minute walk to CC. Enjoy our continental breakfast in lovely garden, dining on Passyunk Ave., free parking nearby. Clean, quiet, well appointed with everything you need for any length stay. Queen-size Stearns & Foster bed next to the main bath. We do not use the main bath in the mornings so it is always accessible for guests who need a quick getaway.

Amenities

Wireless Internet
Breakfast
Cable TV
Essentials
Heating
Air conditioning

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

House Rules

Not suitable for children and infants
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Check-in time is 12PM (noon) - 10PM
Check out by 4PM

Availability

34 Reviews

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Michael User Profile
Michael
September 2014
The house was clean and comfortable. Merilyn is an excellent host; she's easy to communicate with and can direct you to the best areas of the city to see. The house is in a great location near public transport and East Passyunk, but the street is quiet at night. I would stay ther…
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Response from Merilyn:
Thanks Michael. Do hope to see you again.
September 2014
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Nina
September 2018
Merylin was an absolutely great host! I stayed for two nights with a friend of mine, she provided us towels, showed us her hole house right when we arrived, she had very good pieces of advice concerning the good lunch addresses, places to sightsee in Philly, her house was clean, …
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Response from Merilyn:
Thank you. I love having young, inquisitive guests like you.
September 2018
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Shakille
November 2017
Very cozy. Parking was hard for me to find so be aware of driving.
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Response from Merilyn:
Most guests coming with a car ask about parking in notoriously bad parking situ in Philly. Had you asked I would have forewarned you that FIVE surrounding blocks have been closed to parking pretty much since Aug 29th as PGW and PhL Water dig up and replace pipes from (Phone number hidden by Airbnb) Its been an awful mess and had I known you were coming with a car I'd have suggested you book elsewhere, though there is nowhere in the city that is easy these days with all the streets torn up It was also Philly marathon wknd which pushed CC parking down into the hoods for the wknd. So sorry you were not aware, Better luck next time (Website hidden by Airbnb)
November 2017
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Richard
November 2017
Merilyn is a wonderful host, very accommodating and helpful. The house is very nice and clean. Perfect location near restaurants and pubs on Passyunk Avenue. I would definitely stay w/ her again when in Philly!
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Response from Merilyn:
Thanks, Richard, you are an exemplar of why I venture to do Airbnb. It is a boon in these times to meet interesting, trustworthy people. It maintains my faith in the basic goodness of humankind.
November 2017
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Kyle
September 2017
Had an wonderful stay with our Host Merilyn who was highly sociable and available to make us feel at home. Gave me and my girlfriend some great knowledge of the Philadelphia area
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Stephan
September 2016
Merilyn has been a fantasting host, very warm, friendly and helpful. She shared her deep knowledge of Philadelphia with me which I found very interesting. She even drove me from and to the airport and showed me the famous Philadelphia cheese steak, all of which was more than I co…
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John
November 2015
Merilyn and Arthur are awesome hosts! They are great people and I loved staying with them in there beautiful home. Their house is walking distance to everything: restaurants, bars, shops, mini-marts. Just an unbelievable location for those who wanna experience south philly. Th…
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Response from Merilyn:
Thank you John. Be well and have a Happy Thanksgiving.
November 2015

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Phoenix, Arizona, United StatesJoined in October 2011
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A writer/journalist (primarily as dance critic for the Philadelphia Inquirer, but many publications nationwide and online). When I'm not writing, I'm probably cooking, and as a former pastry chef, baking. There's a sign in my kitchen: Cookie Central. I love entertaining and check…
Languages: Français, Polski
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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