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John

Member since: 2010
Speaks English, Spanish, Italian

Special Price! Upscale, large, mid-town doorman apartment centrally located

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Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Overview

Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday apartment in Midtown East - E55th Street

1 bedroom, 1 full bathroom, sleeps 3 max; close to Central Park, mid-town

After exploring the city come back to this upscale apartment and relax. This is a large (70 m2/ 750 sq ft) New York one bedroom apartment on a high floor in a luxury building with a 24-hour doormen, elevator and 9 1/2 foot ceilings. The apartment is elegantly comfortable. It is right down the street from the St. Regis, Waldorf-Astoria and The Peninsula hotels, close to everything NYC has to offer, either by foot or by the nearby subway and buses or taxi. It features high ceilings, an entrance hall, ample light, excellent furniture and art and a spectacular view of New York skyscrapers to the west. Wonderful queen size bed with great sheets, sleeps two. The apartment was renovated with on-site washer and dryer.

Located in Midtown East, the apartment is in the heart of Manhattan. It is minutes' walk from Rockefeller Center, Broadway, Central Park, shopping and the 'Museum Mile' of Madison Avenue with plenty of restaurants and amenities nearby. Very close to subway/ train stations to get you to Tribeca, Queens, Brooklyn or Harlem in less than 20 minutes.

Now includes free HD television, WI-FI, Netflix and Hulu.

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
John (Owner)
Member since: 2010
Speaks English, Spanish, Italian

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(44 traveller reviews)
Special Price! Upscale, large, mid-town doorman apartment centrally located
average rating of 4.818182 based on 44 reviews
5

A fine place to stay in Mid-Town Manhattan, New York City

  • 5 of 5

I completed a full week in this apartment and can say with no extradition: I highly recommend this apartment as a great place to locate ones self in NYC and have access to all the sites and establishments one would want to visit. And just as importantly: a great place to rest, read and just hang out. The gentleman renting the apartment met us at the door, showed us around the apartment and made himself available to us if we needed him. He wrote mid-week to see how things were going. That is personal service. The doormen learned who were are within hours and made us feel so much at home. I would love to go back!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Location, Location, Location

  • 5 of 5

This apartment is located in an incredibly convenient location. You are convenient to Central Park, convenient to the subway, convenient to Whole Foods, and convenient to restaurants and shopping. John was an excellent host and gave us the lowdown on nearby restaurants and shops. The apartment itself is very tastefully decorated and unlike many New York rentals, this wasn't decorated to just be a rental property. Apartment was fully equipped with important items like wine glasses and kitchen equipment. It was perfect for my business trip to New York as I could walk to most of my appointments during the day and then walk to meet friends for dinner nearby. I will definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very pleased

  • 5 of 5

This property was exactly what we were looking for in NYC. My husband and I traveled to the city to enjoy the theatre, take in the holiday atmosphere while shopping and stroll through Central Park. The apartment was in walking distance to all our destinations but felt conveniently removed from all the hustle and bustle of the crowds. The apartment's white noise machines were a terrific idea and the bed was so very comfortable. The unit was spacious and clean. John was a pleasure to deal with-good communicator and helpful. I would highly recommend this property to anyone wanting a quality apartment and dependable owner.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 31, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location,location,location

  • 5 of 5

Our stay here was four nights and it covered everything we needed. It was charming with plenty of room with great kitchen essentials, plus many condiments and extras. The bath had enough shower pressure for me (long thick hair)and John provided some nice extras for the apartment as well. It truly surpasses a hotel stay and offers much more space. There are many things nearby which makes getting around easy. I would stay again and recommend it to anyone. He has a Chinese fortune on his fridge that reads" you will attract cultured and artistic people to your home" so if you stay here that's what you must be...

  • Review Submitted: Dec 19, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, thank you! I really enjoy guests like you and your partner who enjoy getting the most out of NYC's cultural worlds. I also need to thank you for being so kind to make my cactus and succulents look so good. You're a botanical genius.
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5

Perfect Manhattan stay

  • 5 of 5

The apartment suited us in every way. It was just as it was described, with all amenities one could need. It was spotlessly clean and very comfortable indeed. We enjoyed the ambience created by the artworks, the books, the lighting and comfortable, carefully chosen furniture. The big comfortable bed was most welcome after a couple of long flights from Sydney. The spacious bedroom with excellent storage allowed us to unpack and feel at home for the five days.

We appreciated meeting the owner who provided helpful advice about the building and the area and was contactable should we have any queries during our stay.

This is a great location. We were able to walk to Central Park, the MoMa, Carnegie Hall, the Rockefeller Centre and several of the restaurants of the list provided, as well as the enticing Whole Foods market supplying us with fresh organic food.

We would recommend this apartment to the discerning traveller. Barbara

  • Review Submitted: Nov 16, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much, Barbara! Please come and enjoy NYC again! You are the types of travelers I love - you make the most of stay actively pursuing the culture and food of this great, crazy city.
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5

Wonderful Apartment in Midtown

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time in Manhattan and this apartment was an important part of our trip. Nicely furnished and spacious for a one bedroom in New York. Very clean and well equipped, and we had a wonderful host. Convenient to theaters, shopping and Central Park. Restaurant recommendations were spot on and as a result we had wonderful meals. We expect to return to this property

  • Review Submitted: Nov 11, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the kind words! I look forward to your next visit.
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Location

Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
less than
Nearest Train
0.25 Miles
less than
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
less than
Car: not necessary

Located in Midtown East, the apartment is in the heart of Manhattan. It is minutes' walk from Rockefeller Center, Broadway, shopping on Madison Avenue and the Museum Mile with plenty of restaurants and amenities nearby. Very close to subway/ train stations to get you to Tribeca, Queens, Brooklyn or Harlem in less than 20 minutes.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Midtown East, Manhattan

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer
21 May 2016 - 1 Sep 2016
3 night minimum stay
£903
for 3 nights
From
£270
From
£305
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£2,034
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £126 per night, per additional guest
 
Autumn
2 Sep 2016 - 22 Nov 2016
3 night minimum stay
£926
for 3 nights
From
£278
From
£316
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£2,110
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £145 per night, per additional guest
 
Holiday Season 16
23 Nov 2016 - 2 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
£971
for 3 nights
From
£293
From
£343
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£2,285
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £164 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter 17
3 Jan 2017 - 22 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
£800
for 3 nights
From
£236
From
£274
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,828
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £130 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring 17
23 Mar 2017 - 24 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£914
for 3 nights
From
£274
From
£289
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,996
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £171 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer 17
25 May 2017 - 4 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£926
for 3 nights
From
£278
From
£297
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£2,110
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £171 per night, per additional guest
 
Autumn 2017
5 Sep 2017 - 22 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£926
for 3 nights
From
£278
From
£316
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£2,148
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £171 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£880
for 3 nights
From
£263
From
£301
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£2,084
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £133 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £91

Security damage deposit of $600 to secure reservation and returned to renter if no damage.
Rates are subject to change.
$120 cleaning fee charged for each rental.
Rates are for two people. A third person requires a different rate. Inquire from owner.
Maximum of a total of three people.

Maximum of 14 day stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Midtown East in New York City

Property Type:
  • apartment
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 750 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • city centre
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Lift ...
  • Free Local Calls
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Full size bathtub and shower, plenty of counter and cabinet space for toiletries, bidet.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Bedroom includes Queen size bed - extremely comfortable Tempurpedic bed with fine linens and extra goose down pillows. Large closets and full chest of drawers available for storing your clothes and goods.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • DVR
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis

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