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Desk / Old Hoistway (Desk)
3 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
3 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
Great location94% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean9 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

Architect's loft in a 19th C textile mill in downtown Manayunk. Elevator accessible, 20' ceilings, stylishly furnished, with loft BR. Shopping, restaurants, Schuylkill Trail, nightlife. One full bed and sleepable sofa. Private parking. R6 train station to Center City is 1/4 mile away. Septa 61 bus stops across street, runs every fifteen minutes to 9th and Market (Convention Center).


Standard: Wifi, Kitchen, Iron, TV, Laptop friendly workspace, and 19 more
Other highlights: Lift, Free parking on premises, Indoor fireplace, Free street parking, Dishwasher, and 1 more

House Rules

No smoking
No parties or events
Self check-in with lockbox


34 Reviews

Josie User Profile
October 2018
Great location!
Tania User Profile
August 2018
Jim's place is a fun, cool loft in a terrific location. Many restaurants and shops, a bike/walking trail ... all just a quick walk away. Jim was responsive, check in/out was super easy. And he was welcoming to our dog as well. Recommended!
Brian User Profile
July 2018
This was a super nice little pad! A loft-style apartment in an older building that did have somewhat of a musty smell one you get used to after a couple of hours. A lot of unique artwork and furniture/accessories throughout, with a nice living space that has a good sound system a…
Deana User Profile
May 2018
Felt right at home at Jim’s place. Unique building and creative decor. Very comfortable and close to everything: the tow path, great food, and easy freeway access. Had a great stay!
Miki User Profile
May 2018
The location is perfect. You’ll appreciate the parking place, too. Main Street is walking distance. Jim is a great host. He answers to your message as quickly as possible and you can find everything you need in his flat.
Gretchen User Profile
April 2018
Staying in this historic venue enhanced our Philly visit greatly; the space itself is very special, amazing high ceilings with 200 year old beams, large windows and beautiful natural light. Behind the building there’s access to a great bike and jogging trail. We didn’t know thi…
Saara User Profile
April 2018
The stay was great! From the welcoming touches to the stylish design of the property. It is a great location for walks along the canal and conveniently located for Manayunk high street and not far from Philly. I stayed for a month and would like to stay again, even just for the g…

Hosted by Jim

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United StatesJoined in March 2016
Jim User Profile
64 Reviews
Jim is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Architect and author, I divide time between home in Philadelphia and Martha's Vineyard, where I'm renovating yet one more house before I go. Lover of classic film, dead authors, espresso, cooking, travel, and cycling. I also find myself more engaged with the world in my dotage, …
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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