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Private Manhattan Townhouse Apartment on a Family Budget

Bedrooms 1
Space 799 sq ft
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 nights


About the property

Apartment, 1 Bedroom + Living + Kitchen, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-6)

Private Townhouse Apartment, Full-floor, from $149 / night,* Sleeps 4-6


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ENJOY NEW YORK CITY from your very own home in the most exciting city in the World. Experience New York like a New Yorker experiences New York. This Hamilton Heights Townhouse Apartment offers privacy and ample space, yet at a price even the tourist or family on a budget can afford. Your Townhouse Apartment is within a private townhouse. You will have a spacious, full-floor, fully furnished, private, secure apartment for your personal use. The Apartment has high ceilings and plenty of light and sunshine. Polished hardwood floors throughout. The 79m2 (850 sq.ft.) apartment sleeps 4-6 persons. In Manhattan’s new upper west side, your Apartment is in a residential, historic, multi-ethnic neighborhood with families, children and parks without the high-rise office tower / retail / commercial / hotel environment. The Apartment is just steps off Broadway so, you are close to Subways to everywhere: restaurants, shopping, sites, entertainment.

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Keywords: Private Manhattan Townhouse Apartment tourist Family Budget

More Details

Ray Wick
Member since: 2005
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
17 April, 2018

About Ray Wick

I host 75-80 families and small groups of friends each year in my Apartments. All my guests have been very happy with the Apartment's large space to spread out and relax, the location, and its convenience. Many guests comment that it was a great experience to live in a genuine NYC neighborhood and feel the atmosphere, without the tourists & commercial distractions of mid-town. I live nearby so I am always available to you during your stay. I'm sure your group will be happy in my Apartment.

Ray Wick purchased this apartment in 2000

Guestbook comments from the owner

Ray's place was everything my husband and I were looking for. It was very clean and spacious. Ray was also very informative and accommodating.
Mar 2018
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Hamilton Heights in Manhattan

Property Type:
  • apartment
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 799 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 1
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • tennis


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(48 traveller reviews)

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Private Manhattan Townhouse Apartment on a Family Budget
average rating of 4.8958335 based on 140 reviews

Great host, location, apartment!

  • 5 of 5

Easy to get to from LaGuardia. 30 min cab ride. Then easy access to the subway. Ray, the host, is very easy to communicate with, available and accommodating. The apartment is super clean, nicely decorated and cozy. Not much street noise. The bed in the master bedroom is very comfortable. Good restaurants within walking distance. We would definitely stay again. Thanks Ray!

  • Review Submitted: 23-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Comfortable, perfect location, caring owner

  • 5 of 5

Rays apartment is a perfect place for a family to stay. We were 3 adults and 1 child, enjoyed the comfortable, stylish, clean apt with all amenities you need. Surprisingly much space, quite, safe area, with only some steps to the next sub-station which brings you downtown in about 20 minutes. Ray and his wife are perfect hosts, care about everything you might need. Highly recommend the apt, would return at any time. Thank you, Ray!!

  • Review Submitted: 12-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place to stay

  • 4 of 5

Ray was a great host. He kept in contact from the moment we reserved, up until the day before we traveled to NYC. He was there to greet us upon our arrival at his apartment and was very thorough in going over information in the "binder."

The apartment itself was great. Very cozy and comfortable. I slept on the sofa pull out bed and it was extremely comfortable. The apartment had all the toiletries and linens that we needed and Ray also mentioned that if there was anything we needed, all we had to do is ask. It was great to have a kitchen available. The only suggestion I would make to Ray would be to maybe provide coffee and creamer and other basic kitchen staples like salt, pepper, sugar, etc. Would make it so much easier than having to buy those things for our stay.

Other than that, our stay was great and if I ever have the opportunity to visit NYC again, I will certainly reach out to Ray.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The apartment was very comfortable for our one week stay.

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was close to the 137th Metro line 1 where we felt safe walking to catch the subway to downtown Manhattan. Ray, the owner, was very informative in showing us all of Manhattan highlights on the map on our first day. It was very helpful to understand the whereabouts of each neighborhood borough when taking the subway. Thank you, Ray!

  • Review Submitted: 12-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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This HomeAway is perfection

  • 5 of 5

As a HomeAway experience this property is the definition of perfection ! Ray is outstanding with his communication before arrival, the apartment is spotlessly clean, very comfortable, best of all quiet in the city. Ray and his wife are both friendly and most helpful with telling us how to get around the city, which made our stay even better. It is only 3 blocks from the subway which made it so easy for us to get around the city. He even arranged a cab for us to get to the airport at the end of our stay. Thank you Ray for making our stay the best I have had in NYC. Looking forward to seeing you in the future.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. You are always welcome to return--and hope you do. All the best, Ray
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Our First New York Trip

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I decided to stay at Ray's apartment for our first visit to New York. We are from Georgia, and wanted to experience all that New York had to offer. When we got there, Ray met us at the door and showed us around the place. It was very nice and clean, and it looked just like the photographs. After showing us around, Ray sat down with us and showed us how to get around in NY. That was extremely helpful to us because we really had no clue. We both felt very safe in the apartment, and the subway was just a block away. We rode that same subway into Time Square, Ground Zero, and to see the Statue of Liberty. It was extremely convienent. Ray was very nice and even kept our bags for us after check out since we had a later flight and wanted to spend more time in the city. I highly recommend Ray's place. The price is so affordable and it is just all in all a great place. Thank you so much Ray for making our first trip to New York a wonderful experience!!

  • Review Submitted: 22-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: not necessary

New York City is the #1 safest large city in the USA. New York City has never been better. Everything you need or want can be found here. Come and enjoy EVERYTHING!


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Hamilton Heights, New York City

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My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £29 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning & linen fee £28.57

CANCELLATION & REFUNDS: Reservation deposits are non-refundable after 24 hours. Cancellations made after installment payments: 60 days or fewer before checkin, 50% of installment payment will be refunded. 30 days or fewer before checkin, 15% of installment payments will be refunded. 10 days or fewer before checkin 0% will be refunded.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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