RITTENHOUSE SQUARE BF, HISTORIC APT IN CENTER CITY
1955 is located close to Parc, Rouge, all things Rittenhouse, Walnut Streets, Locust Street, Market Street and much more. You’ll love the home because Rittenhouse is the premier area of Philadelphia, and you are located just 1 block form Rittenhouse Square park. Which features some of the best ice cream in the City and certainly the best restaurants and coffee houses, shopping and where major films are shot. Please note that this home is in the lower level of the building, although bright, and the home has a large window. In the home - people that do not like homes in the lower level should bear this information in mind
We are professional hosts and this is our living, hence you can be assured that while you will be able to reach a live person 24 hours a day, we will not be pestering you, other than to initially make sure that you are comfortable. So in short, we will be there for you when you need us.
The amazing Rittenhouse Square and Rittenhouse Square Park. It's the most premier area in Philadelphia, and you are right in the heart of it.
In order to maintain a safe environment for all guests, we are required to have all guests verified and pass a screening requirement that looks at the following, those guests who do not pass or do not give us permission to verify them will not be allowed entry. We will check for suitability using Public Record DataBase.
48 hours prior to arrival you will be given 2 electronic codes, one to enter through the front door, the other to enter the apartment home.
Please note: We use a noise monitoring device on the property to ensure that our guests are being good neighbors; It does NOT record actual sounds or conversations, it simply monitors the noise level (measured in decibels). Quiet hours are observed from 9 pm-8 am. Violators will be charged a $200 fine. This property may use NoiseAware technology to ensure the comfort and security of the guest. Tampering with the device is strictly prohibited and will result in a $200 fine.
Prior to your arrival, we will take pictures of the keys/fobs for the home. (Where applicable)
If the same number of keys/fobs are not left as assigned on your departure for security purposes we will have to replace all locks and pass the expense of this onto you. The costs would be as follows. Remove and Replace old lock $250-$450 depending on the lock needing to be replaced. Each fob will be $150. Mailbox lock removal and replacement keys $150
This particular home is a junior 1 bedroom home located on the lower level facing the front of the building (Locust Street) There are windows in both the bedroom and the living room, and kitchen. Hardwood floors throughout as well as Stainless Steel Appliances and Granite Countertops.
There is a Queen Sized Bed in the separate bedroom.
There is also a sleeper sofa in the living room.
Between the living room and the bedroom is a bathroom, complete with shower (no bath tub).
The living room features a 50 inch SMART flat screen TV and the Bedroom features a 32 inch flat screen TV.
There is central AC throughout the home.
The kitchen is fully stocked and comes complete with all pots and pans and plates/glasses etc.
This is a brand new renovated brownstone building in a fantastic location, you gain entry to the building by entering from the ground floor (street level) with a special code that we will provide you with. You will then proceed down one flight of stairs to the apartment home.
You have access to a rooftop deck that is located on the 4th floor.
If you give us 3 days advance notice, prior to your arrival we can register you free of charge for the Bellevue Sporting Club. It is at the Sporting Club, that is located just a 5 minute walk away where you can enjoy the following.
The Sporting Club at The Bellevue is Philadelphia’s Premier Health & Fitness Club. From quality cardio and weight training equipment on the 10,000 square foot Fitness Floor to 120 weekly Group Fitness classes, The Sporting Club is your one stop shop to a healthy and active lifestyle.
The amenities include:
10,000 sq. ft. Fitness Floor equipped with Strength Training and Cardiovascular Equipment
Indoor Running Track
Racquetball and Squash Courts
Group Fitness Studios
Yoga and Meditation Rooms
Boxing Ring and Equipment
NBA-sized Basketball Court
Whirlpools, Steam Rooms, and Saunas in Men’s and Women’s Locker Rooms
25-Meter Indoor Swimming Pool
Massage and Facial Services at The Spa
Centerpoint Pilates Studio
The Fueling Station Cafe
Shoe Shine Service
If you wish for us to pick you up from the PHL airport or Philadelphia train station in our Suburban, then we would very much enjoy that. One time pick up service is free for those guests staying with us longer than 30 days and we charge just a small fee for those staying for shorter.
Subway, Car, Walk, Bus. You name it, its all right there.
There is no elevator in the building, and you will have to go down just one flight of stairs. This building was renovated just 2 years ago and although we have kept all the architectural features of the home, we have included many modern conveniences, such as hard wood floors, granite countertops and stainless steel appliances.
Due to COVID-19, and moving from the stay at home order to "Yellow" in order to honor your reservation with us, please answer the following questions:
1) Do you live within a 60 minute drive to Philadelphia?
2) Have you contacted Covid 19 Virus or been in close quarters with anyone that has?
3) What is the purpose of your stay?
4) Have you read our policies on no parties, house rules and no noise complaints? Do you agree with our terms?
Please note that we are unable to send your arrival instructions until these questions are answered.
NO Smoking/Parties not allowed
We know that your dog is like family and we just love pets, and would love to welcome your dog with you. However the building requires us to follow certain protocol.
If you are bringing a dog, please provide the foillowing information before you book
1) Beed of your dog
2) Weight of your dog
3) Be agreeable to a $25 per night pet fee upto a maximum of $300
Please be aware that while we love all pets, we are not able to welcome cats.