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Beautiful Modern Garden Studio, 15 Mins To NYC

People3
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Barbecue
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

Studio 1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, 3 Sleeps

Why stay in an expensive cold hotel room, when you can stay in a beautiful, affordable, warm and cozy apartment. After touring the sites of Brooklyn and/or New York City, all you’ll want to do is come home to a place where you can feel comfortable, kick off your shoes and relax. This apartment gives you the experience of living like a local by offering you a place you can call home.

The apartment is decorated in modern style with an open floor plan. The eat-in kitchen is fully equipped and includes seating for four. The studio is spacious and has a queen size bed, living room area, bathroom, air-conditioning in the summer and heated floors in the winter. The apartment includes a 32 inch TV with cable television and free wireless internet. There is also a beautiful garden for your enjoyment with a BBQ grill.

This apartment is not shared, so you'll also have plenty of privacy. All details have been attended in order to make your stay as comfortable as possible. The apartment is easily accessible on the ground floor. The apartment sleeps 2 people; however we can make arrangements for a max of 3.

So why should you consider staying here above others? Aside from the apartment itself, we care about our guests. We ensure you have everything you need to make your stay a wonderful experience.

We’re located in a safe, quiet neighborhood on a tree lined block. We are conveniently close to Manhattan, about 15 minutes to Union Square in NYC. The Subway and all public transportation is one block away from the apartment making this area a convenient way to travel to all major tourist attractions.

Here you’ll find many restaurants, open markets, tourist attractions, park, night life and other establishments all within walking distance and/or a quick subway or bus ride. You’ll love our central location, modern comforts and friendly nature. If you’re still not convinced, read our reviews from past guests. We're half the cost of a hotel with double the space to enjoy. Book with us, you won't regret it.

More Details

Owner
Jacqueline
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, Spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
28 March, 2017

About Jacqueline

Born in NYC, raised in Brooklyn and still I am exploring new places here. I can tell you that the most exciting place you want to be is in NYC, however it will tire you out. So like most New Yorkers who work in the city all day, I wanted to find myself a place away from the hustle and bustle, yet close enough to hop on a train to work or meet up with some friends for a night out. Brooklyn has become very popular and like myself you'll find it's a wonderful place to enjoy.

Jacqueline purchased this apartment in 1998

Why Jacqueline chose Brooklyn

I choose this property because of the neighborhood and how close it is to New York City. Brooklyn gives you a different feel and experience than what you would expect in NYC. I guess, I would describe Brooklyn as a melting pot with many cultural influences. For example, you can find a restaurant for any type of cuisine! I would say it's just as exciting as NYC, yet not as touristy. It's a place you can escape to as well and live like the residents here. Depending on your vibe, there is so much to do here. Brooklyn is definitely a place to visit while visiting New York.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Greenwood in Brooklyn

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 3
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • city centre
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Simple yet elegant looking bathroom. The floor is made of glass tiles. Cool in the summer and heated during the winter.
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 3
  • Queen Size Bed - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Brand new queen size bed with comfy pillows, crisp clean sheets and warm blankets.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(62 traveller reviews)

Beautiful Modern Garden Studio, 15 Mins To NYC
average rating of 4.774194 based on 62 reviews
2

Apt. As Pictured, but Safety & Service Issues

  • 2 of 5

This is the very nice garden studio pictured; well equipped, very short distance from subway stop, and owner is a pleasant person. The apt. is comfortable except for the transparent curtains at the back windows. A fenced back yard does not obviate the need for opaque window treatments at night. There are 3 major issues; 2 related to customer service and 1, to safety:

1. Security Deposit. Understand, I have NO PROBLEM with paying one, and have paid one for every previous Home-Away stay. Afterwards, deposits were refunded promptly. If you choose this property, request information on security deposits if none is provided in description, which was the case with information that I read. I remember wondering about this, but was busy and went on to other things. The owner sent me at least 2 e-mails and NEVER MENTIONED a Security Deposit. Shortly after I arrived (c. 5-5:30 p.m.) she said, in effect--I need the security deposit in cash, and noted that info wasn't in description. I was stunned! All I could think of was, "It wasn't in payment required online?! I don't have that much cash!" She said that it would be o.k. to wait until banks opened in the morning. Briefly, between hunting for a reasonably accessible bank branch, figuring out what subway train(s) to take there (and from there to originally planned destination), and dealing with excessive subway delays, the plans for my stay in Brooklyn were totally wrecked! 2. Changed Check-out Time. The website indicated that check-out time was 11:00 a.m. I had arranged to be picked up then. After belatedly providing info on Security Deposit, owner belatedly informed me that on Sat. Check-out time is 10:00a.m. When I told her that I was being picked up at 11 a.m., she said would be a charge of x dollars per hour. The info should have been on website, or in one of her e-mails at the very least. (There was a note online re hourly charge for holding luggage after checking out.) 3. Safety Issue. Upon entering inner locked door (from outer lobby accessed via another locked door, which is good), there is a short/small platform that is 8 1/2-10 inches above the level of the apartment floor. The door opens inward, requiring extra maneuvering to close the door. At a minimum, there should be "CAUTION, Deep Step" signs on both sides of the inner door. Because of the safety and service issues, I debated between 1 & 2 stars, and ultimately decided on 2--because the apartment is a nice one.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Clean, convenient and spacious for a place in NY!!

  • 5 of 5

What an awesome place to stay!! Very clean! Description and photos are point on!! Subway conveniently a block a way! Jacqueline the owner could not have been more hospitable!! She gave us all kinds of helpful hints from navigating the subway to restaurants in the area!! Will definitely stay here again and we highly recommend this place!!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review Vicky. It was so nice meeting you both. Please come back and stay with us again. It was a pleasure having you here.
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5

Adorable and space efficient

  • 5 of 5

Jacqueline was very accommodating and helpful. The home was clean and space efficient and pics matched the space. The bed was extremely comfortable, especially after a long day of walking. The area was safe and the subway was close. Only minor complaint is that you can hear all the movement in the apt above, which can be loud. Aside from that, I would definately recommend this property and consider staying here again in the future!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect

  • 5 of 5

We loved our little brooklyn home and highly recommend it. It's just a block from the subway and a block from groceries or dinner. It was stocked with the little essentials we might need like coffee and seasonings. It was very clean and comfortable and even had a small private garden for enjoying a morning coffee or an evening drink. Jaqueline could not have been more hospitable. We will definately come again.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A great place to start our holiday

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was as good as it looks in the listing, and Jacqueline and her daughter were very friendly and helpful.

The apartment is brilliantly placed for a City break, being only three minutes walk from the subway. In those three minutes you pass two shops that sell bagels, which we found very handy.

We would definitely recommend this apartment, and if we return to New York, we would happily stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Comfortable and relaxing

  • 5 of 5

Comfortable and relaxed are the best way to describe how we felt staying at the property. Jacqueline was very sweet and had a little surprise for us upon arrival. She was very helpful in telling us about dome of the local restraints that we could try while there, most of which were within one or two blocks of the apartment. We never had any problem with noise which was good after a long day of sightseeing it was nice to come home to a quite and relaxing atmosphere. My wife and I were already talking about another trip back real soon. We highly recommend this apartment and it goes without saying that on our next trip we will be looking for this one again.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review Jeremy. I really enjoyed meeting you and your wife and will love to see you back here again.
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Location

Car: not necessary

Located on a tree-lined block in Sunset Park Brooklyn. One block from express subway stop 36 street on N, R and D line, which is a 5 minute train ride to Park Slope. 10 minutes to Barclay Center and downtown Brooklyn and 15 minutes to New York City.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Greenwood, New York City

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Easter Week
7 Apr 2017 - 17 Apr 2017
4 night minimum stay
£625
for 4 nights
From
£141
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £16 per night, per additional guest
 
Mother's Day Weekend
12 May 2017 - 14 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
£342
for 2 nights
From
£141
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £16 per night, per additional guest
 
Memorial Day Weekend
25 May 2017 - 29 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£483
for 3 nights
From
£141
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £16 per night, per additional guest
 
4th of July Weekend
30 Jun 2017 - 4 Jul 2017
4 night minimum stay
£625
for 4 nights
From
£141
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £16 per night, per additional guest
 
Labor Day Weekend
1 Sep 2017 - 4 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£483
for 3 nights
From
£141
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £16 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£423
for 3 nights
From
£121
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £16 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £60

The premise is for residential purpose only. There is to be no parties, movie shooting, event planning or any non residential activity without our express consent. If the guest arrives and decides to leave early, the nights not spent are not refunded. The apartment must be kept in a state of reasonable cleanliness. Sorry no pets or smoking permitted.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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