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New! Quiet, Spacious & Private Studio In Well-located Harlem Townhouse.

People3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 300 sq. ft.
Property type studio

Overview

About the property

Studio Apartment Sleeps 3 In Historic Hamilton Heights Neighborhood Of Harlem.

Newly-renovated beautiful and spacious studio apartment for up to 4 people (3 adults/1 infant).

Amenities include:

* 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.

The Neighborhood

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.

More Details

Owner
Tom Sanford
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
24 June, 2017

About Tom Sanford

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

Why Tom Sanford chose Manhattan

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.

What makes this studio unique

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!

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday studio in Upper Manhattan in Manhattan

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 0
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • ice skating
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(48 traveller reviews)

New! Quiet, Spacious & Private Studio In Well-located Harlem Townhouse.
average rating of 4.6875 based on 48 reviews
3

Well located, well furnished, cheap but without window

  • 3 of 5

We spent 2 nights in the studio on May. Tom is a very welcoming host and gave us helpful advices. The studio is located nearby 2 subway stations that go directly downtown and also easily to JFK airport in 1h30. Nice restaurants nearby.

Regarding the studio, it is well furnished and spacious BUT in the basement without window. The absence of window explains the cheap price and should be clearly specified on the offer. If you do not plan to be in the studio on daytime and want a cheap accomodation in NY, it is a good choice.

  • Review Submitted: May 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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unpleasant stay

  • 1 of 5

We were arranged to live in a basement. There is no window in the room. However, there is a hidden door in a closet. The hidden door leads to a garage, but it can not be fully closed.

We stayed there for three nights; however, one night, when we were sleeping, the overhead alarm started to make loud noises. It was about at three or four o'çlock in the morning. It took us two times to turn it off.

I do not think the room is appropriate for anyone to stay for safety concerns.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great location

  • 5 of 5

Tom is a terrific host- the apartment is clean and well equipped. Only a few blocks to the subway on a quiet street- coffee shops, and restaurants just down the block. Would definitely stay again.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Loved it!!

  • 5 of 5

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!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fabulous cosy space!

  • 5 of 5

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!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful Stay

  • 5 of 5

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!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Central Park
Metropolitan Museum of Art (The Met)
Shake Shack
MoMA—Museum of Modern Art
American Museum of Natural History
Yankee Stadium
Central Park Zoo
Gramercy Tavern
"One of the best restaurants in Manhattan. The space is beautiful, with abundant fresh flower..."
High Line Park
The Cloisters
"Beautiful and small scale museum. Combine this with a picnic and/or stroll in adjacent Fort ..."
Lower East Side Tenement Museum
"Off-the-radar gem! Experience what life was like for early immigrants in the "Gangs of New Y..."
Red Rooster
Burger Joint at Le Parker Meridien Hotel
"Hidden gem in midtown. Hit this spot after your visit to MOMA."
Riverbank State Park
Maison Harlem
Dinosaur Bar-B-Que
Studio Museum in Harlem
Nearest Airport
8 Miles
LaGuardia Airport
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
The Grange
Nearest Train
0.25 Miles
1 A B D C Subways
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Henry Hudson Parkway/Westside Hwy/9A
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
The Grange
Nearest Beach
20 Miles
Coney Island
Car: not necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday studio in Upper Manhattan, New York City

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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1 night minimum stay
£93
for 1 night
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£93
£557
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £77.3

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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