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Quaint historic home

Quaint historic home

2 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1.5 baths
2 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1.5 baths

Clean, comfortable room with twin beds in heart of historic area. Close to transportation by train (20 minutes)or bus (45 minutes) into Center City. Rural outlook, but in the city! Suitable for solo female traveler or two friends.There is a resident dog ( very quiet) and a friendly tabby.

Amenities

Wireless Internet
Kitchen
Breakfast
Shampoo
Essentials
Heating

House Rules

You are welcome to share my home as long as you treat it with the respect you would like in return! If you smoke (and I hope you don't) you will need to smoke outside in the elements!Sorry!

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Dhruva
August 2014
Maggie was a great host, she was very welcoming. It was like I was in my own home! Everything was as listed online. As I left quite early in the morning to get to work, I swapped my complimentary breakfast for laundry privileges! Thank you again for that Maggie! The neighbourhood…
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Response from Maggie:
Thank you, Dhru! How did the college application go? Good luck with your future career!
August 2014

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Adam
July 2015
It was such a pleasure to stay at Maggie's home. Highly recommended!

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Angel
July 2015
The place was lovely and comfortable to stay. Though it was a bit far from downtown, but the community was quite nice. Maggie was really friendly and helpful that we have a great time staying there.

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Dayspring
July 2015
Wonderful, cozy rooms with a generous and helpful hostess. Was greeted at the train station by Maggie who had a nice bowl of fruit and a pitcher of water by my bedside awaiting me. Each morning a delicious breakfast was waiting for me with French press coffee. She had good advice…
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Response from Maggie:
Thank you Spring. It was a pleasure meeting you and IO really admire your adventurous spirit! Thank you for the little gift too- that was very nice of you!
July 2015

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Vivian
June 2015
Maggie was an incredibly kind host. She, her dog, and cat were all so warm and welcoming to me and my brother during our weekend stay! She really went above and beyond by providing us with a lovely, little breakfast, too. House was clean, room was neat, beautiful garden out back,…
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Response from Maggie:
It was a pleasure meeting you both.You are welcome back anytime!
June 2015

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Frances
June 2015
Maggie was a wonderful and accommodating host. The room was exactly as advertised and incredibly comfortable. Maggie made us feel quite welcome with a wonderful breakfast the next morning!

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Joan
June 2015
We felt so welcome in Maggie's quaint, quiet home. From her warm welcoming message to being met at the door to fixing us a fantastic breakfast (both mornings!), Maggie welcomed and made us feel at home. In our room was a bowl of fruit and chocolate (you must can't go wrong with c…

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United StatesJoined in July 2011
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40 Reviews
I'm recently retired from a long career in social work and I'm enjoying the new found freedom but I do miss meeting new people, something I hope to rectify with airbnb! I enjoy gardening and am a member of a local community garden which is fun and I've planted bags of bulbs in m…
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Philadelphia, PA, United States

I love all the grand old historic homes and architecture in this neighborhood with its brick sidewalks and original iron fences.There are three historic homes open to the public (in season) in the im…

Getting around

There's a train to Center City just a couple of blocks away and several buses within half a block. If you come by train, I can pick you up to save you walking!

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