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TWO-STORY APARTMENT IN LANDMARK HOUSE NEAR STATEN ISLAND FERRY

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Spacious,sun-filled Duplex Apartment. Sleeps 7-8

A spacious two-story upper apartment in a landmark house within walking distance from Staten Island Ferry. Shops and a bus stop next doors.

Take the Staten Island Ferry, which runs 24-7 from the southern tip of Manhattan. Walk along the embankment with a view of the Statue of Liberty, or ride the bus a few minutes straight to our door in the St. George historic district. Step into a Victorian home surrounded by tall trees.

Mount a winding staircase and find yourself in the world of the past, under the tall ceilings, with light from many windows. Enjoy the comfort of three spacious bedrooms and a wide-open living-dining room with a high brick chimney.

Use our private driveway if you are traveling by car. Sample the Chinese and Latino takeout steps away if you are on foot. Wander 100 yards away to St. Peter's church, the oldest on Staten Island. Discover the pleasures of our unique 'forgotten borough,' but with Manhattan just a 25-minute sail away.

More Details

Owner
Nikolay
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 November, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in St. George in Staten Island

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
General:
  • Internet ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services

Reviews

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

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TWO-STORY APARTMENT IN LANDMARK HOUSE NEAR STATEN ISLAND FERRY
average rating of 4.097561 based on 41 reviews
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4

Nice Stay

  • 4 of 5

Plenty of Room and everything we needed was there. I would stay again !

  • Review Submitted: 17-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lots of space to unwind after a busy day in Manhattan

  • 5 of 5

We (4 adults) stayed for 3 nights. Huge space, lots of room! Very clean! Very close to the Staten Island Ferry - 2 minute drive, probably a 15-20 minute walk. Small grocery next door was extremely convenient. Safe neighbourhood.

Would definitely stay here again!!

  • Review Submitted: 10-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Location and Stay!

  • 5 of 5

Great location and size! We had 8 in our family and needed some space, and easy access into the city, and this was great. The local bus stop was right in front of the house, and took to to the Staten Island Ferry in 10 minutes. From there, the ferry runs every half hour, 24 hours, and drops you off at the tip of Manhattan. Right next door there is a market, laundry, and take out chinese food. Also on the day we were leaving, our flight was at 5pm, our host let us keep our bags at the house another few hours, so we could enjoy the day. We will return! Book it!

  • Review Submitted: 27-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great place to stay.

  • 4 of 5

If you are looking for a place that is low cost and practical, stay here and save. It is simple, but saves a lot of money. Our party was made up of 7 adults, and there was plenty of room for us all. Everything was as advertised. The owner, Nickolay, was friendly, quick to respond to any questions and easy to work with.

On the same street of the house, there is a laundromat and a Chineses restaurant. Next door is a little grocery store with pretty much everything you need. A mile away is Key Foods, located at 155 Bay Street for a larger selection. For fresh meat, we walked to Jersey Street and bought at a very reasonable price, meat from Vinnie's Meat. The neighbors were friendly, even offering us free potatoes once as we were walking home!

We walked the mile to and from the free ferry (the walk from the house to the ferry is uphill a lot of the way) and spent time touring Manhattan Island. We used "Statue Cruises" to book months in advance (a must to get in) a tour of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. Well worth the price. On days we wanted to get up to Central Park and Times Square, we bought metro tickets which were $2.75 a ride. Other than that, once you leave the ferry and if you are happy to walk, much can be seen without transportation.

There is a taxi service that charges $8 for the one-way ride from the ferry to the house for those who would rather relax and a bus service as well.

For those unaccustomed to the big city, it was nice to get away from the business and retreat to a home where it was quiet. And although the ferry ride is 30 minutes one way and the walk to the house about 20 minutes (for adult legs), it was a great way to unwind and talk about the day. The ferry ride takes you by the Statue of Liberty on one side, and Governor's Island/Brooklyn Bridge on the other. Chat with the workers on the ferry--they offer up great insight into life in NYC and are friendly. A great way to slow down after a fast paced day.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Large home perfect for 4 adults and 3 children.

  • 4 of 5

The location was convenient to ferry. 20 minute walk or 8 dollars to park car in ferry lot per day. Free on sundays. Beds were comfortable and linens were fresh. Plenty of towels and linens. House could use a good cleaning though overall was a great stay.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

We loved it !

  • 5 of 5

We had 6 people and there was so much space !! We absolutely loved it! Fresh bagels next door and nice walk to the ferry ! I was perfect . Thanks Nikolay

  • Review Submitted: 01-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Newark, JFK
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Beso
Nearest Ferry
0.5 Miles
Staten Island Ferry
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Silver Lake Park
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Penn Station New York
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
278 (Staten Island Expressway)
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Ruddy and Dean Steakhouse
Nearest Beach
4 Miles
South Beach
Car: not necessary

House is located in the St. George Historical District, 100 yards from a waterfront esplanade facing Manhattan and 15-20 minutes walk from the Staten Island Ferry. This is a fast-changing, diverse neighborhood, mostly residential but with walking access to local restaurants and shops.

The Staten Island Ferry remains the greatest FREE ride in the world. Boats leave every half hour most of the day, and travel 25 minutes to Manhattan, past the Statue of Liberty.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in St. George, New York City

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£401
for 3 nights
From
£121
From
£144
Fri,Sat
£794
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £37.83

Owner'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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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