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Comfortable Brooklyn Apartment, steps from Subway & Prospect Park!

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 700 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 - 5 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

At just one block from Prospect Park and the subway, this apartment offers the ideal location for experiencing real Brooklyn life and exploring all of New York City. Located on a pretty tree-lined block with interesting architecture, this is a spacious and comfortable 1 bedroom apartment. The Botanic Gardens and Brooklyn Museum are just a short walk away. Get the true Brooklyn vibe in this hip and historic neighborhood characteristic of the diversity that Brooklyn has to offer. A vibrant neighborhood (known as Prospect Lefferts Gardens) with restaurants, shopping and an array of markets and stores, you will find everything you need within a short walk of the apartment. Street parking is easy to find, and a parking garage is nearby. Enjoy the great summer concerts on offer at Prospect Park, or take a pleasant walk through the park to reach Park Slope, Grand Army Plaza and the beautiful Brooklyn Library, or to discover nearby landmark areas such as Ditmas Park and Prospect Heights. Prospect Park is particularly well-suited for families with children - with playgrounds, the Brooklyn Zoo, the Carousel and the new 'Lakeside' skating area and children's water park. The subway provides quick and easy access to Manhattan and other parts of Brooklyn (Parkside or Prospect Park stops of the B/Q trains, Winthrop stop of the 2/5 trains). The Barclay's Center concert venue and stadium is also just a couple of subway stops from the apartment.

The apartment is cheerfully decorated and is a peaceful retreat from the bustle of big city life. It is newly furnished, freshly painted and is equipped with everything you could need to feel at home. It has beautiful hard-wood floors throughout and provides all the amenities (flat-screen HDTV, cable, wifi, air conditioning). The apartment comfortably accommodates 4 people, with a queen-size bed in the bedroom and a full-size pull-out sofa bed in the living room. Whip up a home-cooked meal in the fully-stocked and roomy kitchen (oven, range, microwave, coffee maker, toaster oven, pots, pans, plates, etc). Note that the apartment is located on the 2nd floor of a walk-up building (no elevator). Bedding, linens and towels are provided.

More Details

Property Manager
Sonia & Tina
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, German, Spanish, Slovene
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
29 March, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

The apartment is very cozy and is really well-communicated with Manhattan, because the subway is very close (and goes directly into Manhattan). Although the building is older, we felt comfortable at all times. The neighborhood is very lively and popular, and it's a luxury to have Prospect Park so nearby.



We didn't have any problems at check-in or check-out, or for the security deposit refund - in fact we were given every accommodation. All in all a great stay.
Nov 2014
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Prospect Lefferts Gardens in Brooklyn

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • city centre
Theme:
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Living Room - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Full size sofa bed
  • Queen size bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • ice skating
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Very Good! 4.1/5 -
(14 traveller reviews)

Comfortable Brooklyn Apartment, steps from Subway & Prospect Park!
average rating of 4.071429 based on 15 reviews
5

Warm & cozy flat in an ideal location

  • 5 of 5

My boyfriend and I spent a romantic week celebrating the holidays in NYC and were really happy with our choice of this apartment. Even though it was so cold outside, inside was always nice and toasty! The bedroom was really comfortable and cozy, the living / dining room was well appointed and the kitchen roomy and with everything needed for cooking if one were so inclined. We didn't do much cooking though since we were so into the NYC restaurant scene, it's amazing all the different foods you can find there! The subway was just a minute away and in 20-35 minutes we reached all the places we wanted to see in Manhattan but also loved getting to experience Brooklyn with its more down to earth vibe. Will definitely stay here again on a future visit!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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AmirM

  • 3 of 5

It was clean, but Bed and Couch was uncomfortable, too much noise during the morning time,

  • Review Submitted: Nov 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Comfortable, Clean and Convenient

  • 5 of 5

I appreciated the 'vintage' style of the apartment. It was clean and quiet and we felt right at home. The location worked well as it was close to my daughters' apartment and the Parkside subway station from which we could take the Q train into Manhattan. Also, restaurants, grocery stores, and a laundromat are close by. (I didn't have to use the laundromat though). Prospect Park is just down the street and offered a great running course, and the Brooklyn Botanical Garden is a gem. It was easy to communicate with Sonia, and Liliana met us at the apartment even when our flight was delayed and we arrived 3 or 4 hours later than planned. I would definitely consider staying here again.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Clean, quiet, close...

  • 5 of 5

In 35 minutes we could be in Central Park, or in 5 minutes have the best jerk chicken in Brooklyn. Neighbors were welcoming, Prospect Park and all its delights were nearby and we always got a good night's sleep in Sonia's comfortable and clean apartment. Parkside subway stop provided easy access to NYC; Flatbush Avenue was easily navigable for groceries and carryout; and, it was great to have a spacious kitchen to cook in. Looking forward to ur next stay here.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great place to stay

  • 4 of 5

The apartment was lovely, safe, well-stocked and the building quiet. It's in the heart of Caribbean Brooklyn and you can easily walk to markets, restaurants, etc. the closest subway stop, Q, takes you to both east side and west side transfer points which is important travelling back and forth between Brooklyn and Manhattan.

Sonia was the height of professionalism -- trustworthy, prompt, accessible. All arrangements were easy to make with her. The key handoff was simple, the wifi was great. I would book here again and recommend to others.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Excellent Location!

  • 4 of 5

We loved staying in this apartment! My son lives on Caton Ave, a short walk away. The Q subway stop was close by ... and we used the Q a lot! Prospect Park is only steps farther away than the Q stop. Enjoyed the diverse neighborhood ... a bit "gritty" but we always felt safe. My partner is vegetarian and we really enjoyed the nearby Zen Vegetarian café.

The description of the apartment is accurate. We were there the week of Thanksgiving and were easily able to find what we needed in the kitchen supplies and at the nearby grocery store. (We prepared a couple of side items for the T-Day meal at my son's.) The queen bed was very comfortable (thankfully ... we were there 8 nights!) and the bed was big enough for my 6'4" partner. We were never awakened in the night by loud neighbors. A few days there was construction work in neighboring apartments, but we were mostly away during the day and the nights were always quiet. The apartment was clean and all the furnishings were in good shape. There was plenty of room and we enjoyed making the apartment our "home" while visiting Brooklyn. I would definitely recommend this place to friends and family.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 5, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Prospect Lefferts Gardens, New York City

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
March
7 Mar 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
4 night minimum stay
£355
for 4 nights
From
£89
£596
£2,055
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £16 per night, per additional guest
 
summer 2017
1 Jun 2017 - 13 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
£600
for 5 nights
From
£120
£766
£2,941
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £19 per night, per additional guest
 
Holidays
22 Dec 2017 - 7 Jan 2018
5 night minimum stay
£645
for 5 nights
From
£129
£806
£2,901
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter 2018
8 Jan 2018 - 28 Feb 2018
5 night minimum stay
£451
for 5 nights
From
£90
£552
£1,974
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £16 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
£556
for 5 nights
From
£111
£741
£2,538
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £322

To confirm the booking, the guest whose credit card was used must provide a copy of his/her identification (passport or national ID card). On arrival, the reserving guest must show the original identification document and the credit card used to make the booking. Failure to provide this information will result in termination of the stay in accordance with the property's cancellation policy. This is our family home, so guests are expected to treat it with respect and leave it in tidy and good condition on departure. Please remember that NO SMOKING is allowed and no parties or large gatherings are permitted. Only guests who form part of the reserved party can stay at the property. For stays longer than 1 week, the host reserves the right upon notice to enter the property for an inspection. By booking the apartment, guests acknowledge that failure to observe these simple rules will result in termination of the stay and forfeiture of the rental fee & deposit. Deposit acts as security against any damage that might be caused to the apartment or furnishings during the stay. It will be automatically refunded by HomeAway upon an inspection of the apartment, so long as the apartment is left in the same condition it was found. Check in / out between the hours of 11pm-8am incurs an additional $35 charge. Cleaning service is available upon request during the stay for an extra fee.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Location

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Nearest Train
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Car: not necessary

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