If you have not already put Philadelphia on your travel itinerary, put it there now. You can have so many incredible experiences in and near this city that you will want to go back often once you experience Philadelphia, and you might even want to move here. There are many outstanding Airbnb facilities, so you never need to worry about a comfortable place to stay.
Entire Apartment on Rittenhouse Square
William Penn laid out Rittenhouse Square in the late 17th century. This apartment in a brownstone on the square is the perfect place to stay while exploring this neighborhood filled with luxury shops, delicious restaurants and lively events. Be sure to leave time to stroll through the park with its expansive trees, beautiful flowerbeds and historical art. You will be ready for any adventure when you stay at this Airbnb, including a washer and dryer. Free parking is available just outside the door of this two-bedroom apartment., in case you decide to explore the city further.
Apartment in Art Museum Area
Art lovers will not want to miss the chance to stay in this chic apartment in the Art Museum area. The Fairmount area is filled with so many adventures to enjoy, so be sure to book an extra day or two at this one-bedroom apartment with its tall windows, which let in a lot of natural light. The rugs, wall hangings and furniture, were all carefully selected to give this apartment its artistic flair. In addition to the Philadelphia Museum of Art, you can easily walk to the Franklin Institute, Rodin Museum and Barnes Foundation.
Apartment on Society Hill
Take a walk in the Society Hill neighborhood after settling into your spacious one-bedroom Airbnb apartment, and you will discover some of Philadelphia’s oldest buildings. The first mayor of the city after its independence proudly called this area home, along with Revolutionary War hero Thaddeus Kosciuszko and former First Lady Dolly Madison. Get a great night’s sleep on the memory foam mattress at this quiet apartment before strolling to see Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell and the Independence Visitor Center, which have all made the list of best things to see!.
Hideaway Basement Room in Brewerytown
If you want to experience all that Philadelphia’s Brewerytown offers, be sure to consider this hideaway basement room with its queen and sofa beds. Its tall table is the perfect place to enjoy a midnight snack brought home from one of the mouthwatering restaurants located nearby. Prepare your coffee in the morning in the first-floor kitchen before setting out to explore this North Philadelphia neighborhood, where it is very likely patrons drank the first lager beer made in America.
Apartment Above Paddy’s Pub
You will find it’s always sunny when you stay in this Airbnb located above Paddy’s Pub. Stay in this two-person upstairs apartment while exploring the Old City neighborhood, one of America’s most iconic square miles. The mix of activities available near this one-bedroom apartment, like live theater, art galleries and exquisite restaurants, assures everyone that they will find plenty to do before grooving to the jukebox and helping close down Paddy’s Pub for the night.
Bring up to 15 of your closest friends with you when you stay in this mansion built in the 1800s. Roam to your heart’s content on the 2.2-acre tree and flower-covered property surrounding the house. Fix meals in the gourmet kitchen before working them off in the gym. Challenge your friends to a game of pool in the billiard’s room or sit on the airy front porch and watch the world go by. When you want to explore, take the train for a short 15-minute ride from the stop located only a block away.
Secluded Fishtown Apartment
Stroll along the tree-lined street with numerous coffee shops along its edge to reach this secluded Fishtown apartment. Climb the stairs to the third story, and you will be delighted with the comfortable rooms in this 100-year-old brownstone. In addition to the bedroom, you can enjoy shared access to the living and dining rooms and kitchen. This home is on a secluded street, but you can find lots to do nearby in this neighborhood filled with young creative people.
East Passyunk House
You are sure to love this three-bedroom home located in the East Passyunk neighborhood. A quick 5-minute walk will bring you to Passyunk Square, which has been repeatedly named one of America’s best streets for food. Walk 20 minutes, and you are in the middle of all that Philadelphia has to offer. It’s a good thing this home comes with spacious closet space because you will find great buys at the nearby Indie boutiques. While there is an ample kitchen where you can prepare your meals, you can also easily walk to Indian and Italian restaurants. On either end of East Passyunk Street, you will find two cheesesteak restaurants that have been delighting guests for over 50 years.
You are sure to fall in love with the exposed architectural features of this carriage house in the Queens Village area. There’s plenty of space for a stroller or bike right inside the private entrance. The hosts carefully chose each of the vintage furniture pieces to enhance this space’s look and livability. If you decide to venture into the Queens Village neighborhood, you will find Fabric Row is a fantastic area to go shopping in, and there are plenty of plush restaurants to try. If your visit occurs over a weekend, be sure to visit the nearby farmers market.
Delightful hosts are waiting for your arrival in Philadelphia. Explore this city that has so much to offer that you will need to stay as long as possible. Each of these Airbnb homes has its unique neighborhoods and charming features, so you may want to choose more than one.
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