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Frontdesk | 242 S 17th St Apts Rittenhouse Sq Philadelphia

Apartment with kitchen, near Rittenhouse Square

  • Free WiFi in lobby
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P5,144

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  • Frontdesk | 242 S 17th St Apts Rittenhouse Sq Philadelphia
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242 South 17th Street, Philadelphia, 19103, PA, United States of America

Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • 4 guests
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 2 beds
  • 1 bathroom
  • Free WiFi
  • Bathtub
  • Kitchen
  • Non-smoking
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Elevator
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Dining area
  • Sitting area

What’s around

  • In Center City
  • Walnut Street - 2 min walk
  • Rittenhouse Square - 5 min walk
  • Academy of Music - 5 min walk
  • Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts - 6 min walk
  • City Hall - 13 min walk

Sleeping arrangements

Sleeps 4 people

Bedroom 1

1 Queen Bed

Bedroom 2

1 Queen Bed

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  • Apartment, Kitchen (2 Bedrooms)

About this apartment

Our two-bedroom, 3rd floor walk-up apartment (no elevator), is furnished with two queen beds and a couch. It has everything you & your guests need to enjoy your stay in Philadelphia! In the kitchen, you'll find beautiful appliances, a Keurig coffee maker, and basic cookware to cook simple meals for a cozy night in! There's free WiFi!

There is not an oven in this suite, but an electric stove and microwave are available.

The Space:
Our two-bedroom, 3rd floor walk-up apartment (no elevator), is furnished with two queen beds and a couch. It has everything you & your guests need to enjoy your stay in Philadelphia! In the kitchen, you'll find beautiful appliances, a Keurig coffee maker, and basic cookware to cook simple meals for a cozy night in! There's free WiFi!

Anything in the apartment is yours to use. Make yourself at home once you arrive. Heating and Air Conditioning are controlled by the building in this apartment and kept at a comfortable temperature year-round. We do not provide any tv cable or streaming services. However, we do offer Roku TV's with apps like Netflix, Prime, Hulu, and more! Feel free to log into the apps with your own login and enjoy!

Guest Access:
You can access the building anytime after 3pm by using the lockbox to obtain the keys. We ask that you respect our home and the quiet hours of the community. Our home is not baby-proofed, and may not be ideal for families with very small children, however, children are welcome at your own discretion.

Interaction with Guests:
Most of our guests prefer to let themselves in with our lockbox entry system; however, we can be available upon request and are always available via phone call or text message should any questions or issues arise.

The Neighborhood:
The perfect location to experience all Philadelphia has to offer! Philadelphia is filled with historic sites and our suite is only a 1 mile walk from downtown, 1.4 miles from the Liberty Bell, and 1.1 miles from Independence Hall. Our suite is walkable to several dining and bar options including Torch - Wood Cafe, Stripp'd Juice, Cantina Dos Segundos.

Getting Around:
There are many ways to get around in Philadelphia. Looking for a healthy way to explore the city? Philadelphia is rated as one of the best walking cities in the country and they have 750 miles of bike trails in the works with over 300 miles of it already completed.The city has a bike rental service, Indego, starting at $4 per ride. Philly PHLASH Downtown Loop is a bus that connects all of the city's top attractions. The closest bus stop (3rd & Market St) is only a half mile from the property. The city is also home to SEPTA (Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority) which offers buses, trains, underground subway trains, and trolleys. These options will get you almost anywhere you need to go in the city and even into some suburbs. Rideshare programs such as Uber and Lyft are also available and make for a convenient way to get around the city.

Other Things to Note:
Please ensure you are booking with your full legal name. We have a strict 11am checkout. If you'd like to pay to check out later, the latest we can do is 1pm, at $25 per hour. Please let us know one day in advance if this is something you'd like to schedule!

COVID-19 PRECAUTIONS
Nothing is more important to us than the health and safety of our communities. We are monitoring the
situation very closely, and we would like to share the additional precautions that have been recently added. All amenities at this property have been closed. We have increased our cleaning standards, specifically as it relates to cleaning and disinfecting surfaces. This is all very necessary for the safety of guests, and we must do our part to keep this community safe.

At Frontdesk, a core value is to be a good neighbor. We extend this 5-star stay to you, our guests, as well as our property partners. This means we have a zero-tolerance policy for parties or gatherings. To ensure this in the most comfortable and least intrusive way possible, we use a noise sensor to detect the noise level inside of the suite. The number of people inside the suite may not exceed the reserved guest amount at any time. While we do not anticipate the need, following multiple warnings, we will utilize local law enforcement to ensure compliance. If removal is required, it will be done at the guest's expense. Thank you for respecting the community and our commitment to be a good neighbor.

House Rules:
Absolutely no parties or events. We use a noise monitoring device that detects noise levels inside the suite. We have a zero-tolerance policy and you will be asked to leave if any noise level beyond a normal conversation is detected.

This community enforces quiet hours from 9 p.m. to 7 a.m. It's important that we abide by those same rules inside the apartment. Any noise level beyond a normal conversation may result in being asked to vacate the suite.

No smoking inside the suite or anywhere in the complex, no candles ($500 fine)

$100 fee for unreturned or lost keys

$75 overnight lockout fee

$100 fee if found to have pets inside the suite

Not to be used for commercial purposes

No photo or video shoots

No booking on behalf of others

All building events are for residents only and are off-limits during your stay.

Building staff (leasing office staff and maintenance) are not affiliated with Frontdesk and are not available to you during your stay. Guest agrees to contact us directly should any issues arise.

Packages or mail may not be shipped to the apartment. We will not be responsible for receiving, lost, or undelivered packages.

Lockbox must be properly locked at all times

No unregistered guests without prior approval and the number of guests may not exceed the number on the reservation.

Be nice to our neighbors.

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In Center City
  • Walnut Street - 2 min walk
  • Rittenhouse Square - 5 min walk
  • Academy of Music - 5 min walk
  • Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts - 6 min walk
  • City Hall - 13 min walk
  • Mutter Museum - 13 min walk
  • Jefferson University Hospital - 14 min walk
  • Benjamin Franklin Parkway - 15 min walk
  • Pennsylvania Hospital - 17 min walk
  • Reading Terminal Market - 17 min walk

Getting around

  • Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) - 15 min drive
  • Philadelphia, PA (PNE-Northeast Philadelphia) - 20 min drive
  • Blue Bell, PA (BBX-Wings Field) - 28 min drive
  • Mercer Airport (TTN) - 43 min drive
  • Philadelphia, PA (ZFV-30th Street Rail Station) - 22 min walk
  • 30th St Station - 22 min walk
  • Philadelphia University City Station - 28 min walk
  • Walnut Locust Station - 6 min walk
  • City Hall Station - 10 min walk
  • Lombard South Station - 11 min walk
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242 South 17th Street, Philadelphia, 19103, PA, United States of America

The manager

Speaks: English

The apartment

Key facts

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Elevator
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Portable fan
  • Sitting area

Bedrooms

  • 2 bedrooms

Bathrooms

  • 1 bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet paper
  • Shampoo
  • Soap

Kitchen

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Oven
  • Stovetop
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Toaster
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Freezer
  • Paper towels

Dining

  • Separate dining area

Entertainment and recreation

  • Digital TV

Other amenities

  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop workspace
  • Guidebooks/recommendations

Things to know

House rules

  • Pets not allowed
  • No smoking
  • Minimum check-in age: 18

Check-in and check-out

  • Check-in time 3:00 PM-anytime
  • Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

  • There is no front desk at this property. Guests will receive an email 24 hours before arrival with check-in instructions and lockbox information. Guests can access their accommodation through a private entrance.

Fees & policies

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • No pets or service animals allowed

Mandatory fees

  • Cleaning fee: USD 30 per accommodation, per stay

Policies

  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning measures are currently in place.

    Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

  • This property accepts credit or debit cards, Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover. Cash is not accepted.

  • This property is licensed under an applicable law.Property Registration Number ZP-2021-012623

Also known as

  • Bright 2 BR in Rittenhouse Square

FAQs

  • Yes, Frontdesk | 242 S 17th St Apts Rittenhouse Sq Philadelphia does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
  • Check-in ends–anytime. Check-out time is 11:00 AM.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include Rouge (3-min walk), Abe Fisher (4-min walk), and Federal Donuts (4-min walk).