801 Yale Avenue – #805 For Rent


801 Yale Avenue #805, Swarthmore, PA 19081

1. Great Room

An open floor plan allows soft light to bathe each room…

What a wonderful opportunity to make the Strath Haven Condominiums your home. This spacious two bedroom flat offers a peaceful view over the woods and creek. Enjoy entertaining and preparing meals around the open kitchen. Fresh neutral paint and carpet throughout will set off any décor. Subtle European details can be found throughout from the earthen colors to the high-end shower fixtures, to the playful mosaic over the hall bathroom vanity. The master bedroom has a walk-in closet, full master bath with a new storage vanity, and achingly lovely view over the woods. The second bedroom boasts wood-plank floors and another stunning vista . The hall bath has been updated with a handsome storage vanity and additional lighting. The balcony overlooks the woods and creek. Your monthly rent includes van service, use of the Strath Haven community swimming pool, and all utilities except telephone and cable! The coveted Swarthmore Borough location is just blocks from the town center, library, shops and regional rail station and sought-after Wallingford-Swarthmore schools!

2. Dining Room

Enjoy meals in the dining area.

3. Kitchen

The open kitchen is stylish and functional.

4. Kitchen

with ample storage…

5. Kitchen

…and cabinetry.

6. Great Room 2

Soft earthen tones lend an air of peacefulness.

7. View

The view from the great room…

8. Balcony

…and the lovely balcony.

9. Master Bedroom

The master bedroom is spacious…

10. Master Bedroom 2

…a walk-in closet…

11. Master Bedroom view

…a gorgeous view….

12. Master bath

… and a private bath with updated vanity!

13. Bedroom 2

The second bedroom boasts wood-plank floors…

14. Bedroom 2 2

…a good sized closet…

15. Bedroom 2 view

…and yet another stunning view!

16. Hall bath17. Hall bath 218. Hallway


Ideally located in a small college town – just blocks from the beautiful campus and arboretum, town library, shops and commuter train station – this lovely home will be the setting for many happy memories.


Strath Haven residents enjoy life in a highly sought-after community with swimming pool, library, bicycle storage, workshop and van service. The Strath Haven has been designated Gold Star status by Pennsylvania CAI. Its monthly fee is the most comprehensive in the area, and includes ALL utilities except phone/cable/internet.


Are you new to the Swarthmore area? My blog (accessed from my home page here) has an A Day In the Life in Swarthmore article here archived weekly Activities in Swarthmore, Wallingford & Media like the one here which may provide more specific details about things to do in our vibrant community!  The Community Links page here will give you one-stop access to relevant links to our top-notch local schools, arts community, SEPTA (our regional rail system) and more!


If you would like to learn more about life at the Strath Haven, please visit the community website here!


If you would like to learn what makes the Strath Haven a Gold Star Community, please visit the CAI website here!

Exterior creekside

The Strath Haven is located in the heart of Swarthmore.


In the lower left portion of this picture you can see the Strath Haven van, which provides FREE daily transportation to residents to a variety of shopping and other locations.


A light-filled common lobby impresses guests and is one of many places where residents enjoy socializing.

Mail rm

The mail room is handily located just off the main entrance. Take a look at the Strath Haven website to see the well-stocked library, the community room, and even the bike storage room!

On site office

An on-site management office with full-time dedicated staff is a rare luxury.

Secure entry

Entry for residents is via security fob. Guests may call up using this key pad.


The Strath Haven has been designated a Gold Star Community – the highest honor bestowed by Pennsylvania CAI. Gold Star Communities are fiscally responsible, and well-maintained, with transparent management and a focus on promoting a high quality of life for residents.

The pool is inviting and open all summer long - free to residents!

The pool is inviting and open all summer long – free to residents!



21 Picture perfect Swarthmore

Just blocks away, the town center has a library, shops, grocery store, restaurants, cafe, and…

...the R3 train station - complete with bike racks!

…the R3 train station – complete with bike racks! Walk to town, take your car, OR take the van service!