Newly-renovated beautiful and spacious studio apartment for up to 4 people (3 adults/1 infant).
* Private entrance. Apartment is exclusively yours!
* Queen-size bed, luxury mattress, 600 thread-count Egyptian cotton sheets, down duvet and pillows.
* Twin-sized air mattress sleeps third person upon request.
* Pack 'n' play available for infants/toddlers.
* Modern bathroom with full shower/bath tub.
* Air conditioning: NEW 12000btu mini split ductless A/C & heat pump system is quiet and keeps the apt cool and dry in the hot sticky NY summer and nice and warm in those cold NY winters.
* Egyptian cotton towels, bath and hand soap, hair dryer provided.
* Bar with mini-fridge, electric kettle for coffee and tea, coffee and tea provided, mugs, glasses, bowls, plates, utensils.
* Free Wi-Fi.
* 42' plasma TV with premium cable channels offering hundreds of TV shows, movies and international programming, including HBO, Starz, ESPN, Disney and much more.
* Heat, hot water and electricity.
* Iron and ironing board.
* Weekly maid service in addition to between guests.
This classic Harlem townhouse is located on a tree-lined block in the exclusive Hamilton Heights neighborhood of Harlem with easy access to transportation, restaurants, parks/recreation and cultural attractions.
•Transportation- 5 minute walk to A/C/B/D and 1 trains. Express A or D train will get you to 59th street in less than 10 minutes, Times Square in about 12 and the Village in 20 minutes. Yellow and green taxis as well as livery cabs are very easy to hail from the street as well as extremely reasonable car services that can be ordered by phone. Street parking is available as well as several reasonably-priced parking garages nearby.
•Restaurants- The Grange Bar & Eatery, Café One, Subconscious, Coccola, Covo Trattoria Pizzeria, Harlem Public, Trufa, The Chipped Cup, Dinosaur Bar-B-Que, Tonali, Red Rooster, Sylvia’s, The Corner Social, Harlem Tavern, 67 Orange Street, Cedric French Bistro & Bar, Harlem Shake, Manhattanville Coffee, Il Cafe Latte as well as chain restaurants including McDonalds, Burger King, Domino’s Pizza, Starbucks, Dunkin Donuts and many more.
•Art/Culture/Entertainment – Apollo Theater, Harlem Stage, Schomburg Center, Lenox Lounge, Hamilton Grange (the historical home of Alexander Hamilton, The Morris Jumel Mansion (the historical home of Aaron Burr), Showman’s Jazz Club, The Metropolitan Museum of Art – The Cloisters, Studio Museum in Harlem and Harlem School of the Arts, The Hispanic Society of America.
•Retail – Pharmacies (Duane Reade/Rite Aid), most major mobile phone carriers, GNC, Pathmark, Key Food, Fairway Market as well as boutique mom and pop shops.
•Services – Chase, Citibank, multiple 24hr Laundromats (self service/drop off) including the Laundry Lounge that offers free WiFi, numerous car services, Bikram Yoga Harlem, New York Sports Club, Harlem Skin Clinic.
•Universities/Colleges – City College of New York (CUNY), Columbia and Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine.
•Recreation – St. Nicholas Park, Marcus Garvey, Park, Central Park, and Riverbank State Park boasting an Olympic-size pool w/25-yard lap pool, a covered skating rink for roller skating in the summer and ice-skating in the winter, an 800-seat cultural theater, a 2,500-seat athletic complex with fitness room, four tennis courts, four basketball courts, a softball field, four hand/paddleball courts, and a 400-meter eight-lane running track with a football/soccer field, blocks away from bike paths, bike lanes and greenways.
I (Tom) live upstairs at 105 Hamilton Place with my wife Alex and our two little kids, Cecily and Simon. I am a painter and work from home which means if my renters need anything they need only ring my doorbell and I am happy to help.
Tom Sanford purchased this studio in 2010
My wife and I have lived in Harlem since 2002, and my history with the neighborhood began in the mid 1990s when I attended Columbia. We have loved the convenience and character of the neighborhood for years and feel very lucky that we were able to acquire our little townhouse which gave us the room to start our family in Hamilton Heights, Harlem.
The cuban coffee at El Rey del Sandwich is superb. Perhaps you will have one after an early morning swim or a few sets of tennis at Riverbank State Park before you take a short stroll through City College's beautiful campus, past Alexander Hamilton's historical home and then the Royal Tenenbaum's house to the Convent Avenue Baptist Church. But there are so many ways to spend a morning in Harlem. And of course if you can just hop on the subway and the world's greatest city is your oyster!
The studio is perfect for a couple or even a family with a small child! Tom was a great host and everything you could need was a small walking distance away!
We had such a pleasant stay here!
The property is super modern, a big open space and you feel completely at home.
As a plus, the bed is super comfortable!! You are guaranteed to have a great night's sleep before another big day ahead.
Only slight downfall was how much you can hear from upstairs - it didn't disturb us much, but most mornings we would wake up to someone walking around, cleaning/moving furniture etc. This wouldn't start until 7.30/8am so it wasn't a big deal!
Tom is a wonderful host and was really helpful by answering any questions about our stay and the city.
We would definitely recommend staying in this property, and we hope to return again soon!
We really enjoyed our stay in this cozy apartment. It is well situated to subway lines that can get you anywhere you want to go quickly. We enjoyed exploring the nearby Upper West Side especially. My wife and I are big Seinfeld fans and there were several notable locations very close by so that was a plus. Tom gave great arrival instructions and was very helpful and understanding when we hit some snags in our departure. I would definitely not hesitate to stay here again!
Tom is very organized and timely with his rental. He also was so kind as to hold our bags until the room was officially ready for check-in. We didn't have any issues with the room, it met our needs for a nice clean place to stay.
Bed was comfy, place was pretty clean and had a lot of things that would be needed like shampoo and soap! great place thanks for the stay!
Our stay at Tom's appartment was all around amazing and uncomplicated. It was clean, well-prepared and big enough to stay for one week. Moreover it was possible to use the refrigerator and the microwave, so it was possible to eat breakfast at the appartment. 5 minutes from the appartment there are a few deli-stores and a bigger supermarket to find a lot of food :)
Wireless internet worked without any problems.
Also the connection to the subway was perfect. we were able to reach two different lines in round about 5 minutes and it took only 15 minutes to reach Downtown.
Before and during our vacation we stayed in contact with Tom and he was always kind, friendly and answered very quick.
All around we enjoyed our stay and looking forward to come again and stay at Tom's.
Unser Aufenthalt in Tom's Appartment war rundum super und unkompliziert. Das Appartment war sauber, sehr schön für uns hergerichtet und groß genug, um dort eine Woche zu bleiben. Darüberhinaus konnten wir durch die Nutzung des Kühlschranks und der Mikrowelle auch mal dort Frühstücken oder einen Kleinigkeit zu Abend essen.
Das WLAN hat einwandfrei funktioniert und wir konnten von dort aus viel nachgoogeln, suchen und Kontakt halten.
Weiter war auch die Anbindung an die Subway klasse. Wir hatten die Möglichkeit zwei verschiedene Linien innerhalb von 5 Minuten zu erreichen. Die Fahrt nach Downtown hat nur ca. 15 Minuten gedauert.
Der Kontakt zu und mit Tom hat immer einwandfrei funktioniert, sowohl während als auch vor unserem Besuch. Er ist sehr nett und freundlich und hilfsbereit. Er hat immer sehr schnell geantwortet.
Alles in allem hatten wir einen tollen Aufenthalt und würden auch gerne wieder kommen.
Anne & Hannes
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