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Chic St. George Studio Apartment w/Wifi, Elegant Furnishings & Private Outdoor Living Space - Walk to Staten Island Ferry!

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Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Staten Island, New York

Get an authentic taste of life in the big city by staying at this stylish Staten Island vacation rental studio apartment, perfectly situated within walking distance of the Staten Island Ferry!

As soon as you first step through the entrance of this chic Staten Island, NY studio apartment, you’ll be ushered into its elegantly designed interior, where exquisite touches such as a scarlet chaise lounge and electric fireplace warmly greet you. With enough room to comfortably accommodate 3 guests, this unit is ideal for couples seeking a genuinely romantic New York City getaway. For your viewing pleasure, utilize the flat screen Smart TV opposite the bed, equipped with wireless internet access, HBO and Netflix. 

When you’re not out trying one of the area’s many fine local restaurants, prepare a delicious meal at home in the quaint eat-in kitchen, stocked with a full-sized fridge, gas stove with oven, microwave, and ample kitchen cabinets. Enjoy your culinary creations around the charming dine-in eating area, which has a stone tabletop and modern dining chairs. The bathroom features a full-sized tub with shower, eco-friendly push button toilet, and a beautiful porcelain sink with floating wood vanity. 

The outside gate of this contemporary house welcomes you into a private outdoor living space, where you can have a romantic dinner and dine under the solar lit lanterns hanging from a statuesque evergreen tree. You’ll find yourself enthralled with the mesmerizing water fountain as the water ripple changes and cascades down into a serene stone-filled water basin. Close your eyes and relax on the comfortable resin patio love seat while listening to the smooth effervescent water sound, or watch and listen to the calming natural sounds of tweeting birds perched high in nearby trees.

From this wonderful studio, you won’t have to venture far to access the city’s best attractions! Yankee Stadium is located just down the street, where minor baseball players go before they become pro. City Hall and St. George Theater are only a block away from the property, as is the Staten Island Ferry, which can easily transport you to and from Manhattan. Be sure to spend a day visiting the area’s fascinating museums, including a children’s museum, Chinese garden, botanical garden, and cultural center, where Jackie O was on board. You’ll find tons of excellent niche restaurants around, as well as a large grocery store just 3 short blocks away for your convenience. In addition, there’s a terrific park mere steps down the street from the apartment, where you can observe fantastic views of the city. Also, you'll be delighted to find that you'll have easy access to the new luxury empire outlet mall, currently being build on Staten Island in addition to a ferris wheel. Whether this is your first trip to the Big Apple or the continuation of an annual tradition, this exceptional Staten Island vacation rental studio apartment ensures an urban vacation experience you won’t forget anytime soon!

Key Residence Features:

- Amenities include an eat-in kitchen complete with blender and panini press, blackout shades, wireless internet access, flat screen Smart TV with HBO and Netflix, wall-mounted electric fireplace, chaise lounge, air conditioning, tub/shower combo, private outdoor living space with comfortable patio furniture, serene water feature, driveway, and much more

- Outstanding location! Within easy walking distance of the Staten Island Ferry, parks, museums, Staten Island Yankee Stadium, niche restaurants, shopping, and numerous other attractions!

- Stay here while visiting these colleges, roughly 20 minutes away by bus or car: Wagner College, St. John's University and the College of Staten Island

- Sprinkler system all around house 

- Extra amenities to make you feel right at home such as soap, extra travel toothbrushes, iron and ironing board, hangers and a fire extinguisher

-Sleeping Configuration:

- Queen-sized Bed with Memory Foam Mattress

- For stays over 7 nights, a Twin-sized Bed can be brought in to accommodate 1 extra guest if needed

Policies:

- No smoking

- No pets allowed

- Must be at least 21 years old to book

- Additional fees and taxes may apply

- A $10 extra person fee will apply for a third person (per night)

 

More Details

Property Manager
Owner / Property Manager
Speaks English, French, Spanish
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
25 March, 2017

Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • studio
Floor Area:
  • 378 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 3
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • city centre
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 3
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , Master Bedroom
    Additional Sleeping - 1 Single Bed , Additional Sleeping
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Tennis
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • festivals
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • eco tourism
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness centre
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(34 traveller reviews)

Chic St. George Studio Apartment w/Wifi, Elegant Furnishings & Private Outdoor Living Space - Walk to Staten Island Ferry!
average rating of 4.970588 based on 34 reviews
5

Fantastic stay 2nd time around.

  • 5 of 5

This was my second time staying at this place. I returned here because it is safe clean and overall a wonderful choice. I am a single traveler and I feel very safe at Tonys place. Everything you could ask for is at your disposal. Parking is provided and all toiletries. Bed is spectacular. Owners are upscale folk who go out of their way for you. I will be back again for sure. Don't hesitate on this 5 star deal. Thanks Tony and Geri for a wonderful 2nd time around.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fort Worth
5

Amazing experience!

  • 5 of 5

My best friend and I took a girls trip here for the long Presidents' Day weekend and it was nothing short of amazing. Two 24 year old Texas women in the big city for the first time, clueless. Tony greeted us kindly with a bottle of wine and a full tour of the surrounding areas. He also gave us a play by play on how to get around, where to go and where to eat. The ferry is less than a 10 minute walk and travels every 30 minutes (15 mins during rush hour) 24/7 free of charge to Manhattan. The neighborhood is quiet, even after dark we felt extremely safe. Tony and Gerri supplied us with the kitchen and bathroom essentials but went above and beyond with: toothbrushes, shampoo, toothpaste, razors and anything else we may have forgotten to pack. We even received a phone call the day of our departure welcoming us to stay longer at no charge if we needed it. With our flights being later in the afternoon this came as a nice surprise. Thanks so much for loaning us your place, we enjoyed our time greatly and hope to stay here again in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beyond our expectations

  • 5 of 5

From the moment my wife and I crossed the threshold we knew we could not have made a better choice. Everything about the apartment was first class. From the spotless bathroom to the comfortable bed, the accommodations were better than many of the well known hotels I have stayed at. The kitchen was fully equipped to prepare the most basic breakfast to a complete dinner. An off-street parking spot was an added bonus. Only a short walk to the ferry as well.

Our hosts, Gerri and Tony did not treat us as guests but more like family. They even left us a box of truffles as a Christmas gift (must have known I have a sweet tooth).

I would highly recommend this apartment to anyone needing lodging in the St. George area. Close to the ferry and several good restaurants.

Our sincere thanks to Gerri and Tony. We will be back!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Vancouver, BC
5

Perfect place to stay in NYC

  • 5 of 5

Me and my friend stayed in this apartment for 5 nights during the winter (we spent our New Year's eve quietly in this chic apartment - drinking wine, eating pizza and watching the ball drop on TV). It's a perfect place to relax after a long tiring day in Manhattan. The neighborhood is very peaceful which is a great way to escape the hustle and bustle of the city. The place is complete with everything you could ask for. Tony gave us maps and lists of places/restaurants which are really helpful for first timers in New York like us. They also gave us free coffee, tea, popcorn, etc. The bathroom is complete with toothbrush, toothpaste, robes, towels, hair dryer, soap, shampoo, etc as well. Tony told us that they want their guests to feel like they are staying in a five start hotel and he's totally right. We stayed in a hotel in DC a night before staying in this apartment and I could say that our stay at Tony and Gerri's was better than the one we had in the expensive hotel. The apartment also had a TV that is complete with premium channels, and a laptop. The kitchen is also complete with everything you need for cooking. We bought some groceries in the deli just half a block away from the apartment and cooked our breakfast everyday (we saved a lot of money!). Tony made sure we got everything we need and checked on us in the mid of our stay to ask if we need anything - they were very thoughtful. I booked this apartment basing on the reviews and it did not disappoint. If I could give more than 5 stars, I would. I'd definitely stay in this place again when I go back to New York and will tell all my family and friends to book this apartment when they visit the NYC.

Thank you again, Tony and Gerri! You are amazing hosts. This is our first time to stay in a vacation home rental and I must say that you guys set the bar high for our next hosts. :)

  • Review Submitted: Jan 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Roseburg, OR
5

Great place to stay when visiting NYC!

  • 5 of 5

Tony took us on a tour around the immediate area. The Staten Island Ferry was a treat to be able to see downtown Manhattan in the morning and then again in the evening. It was always great to come home to our welcoming studio apartment. There was a great little restaurant called Beso that was on our walk back to the apartment. The apartment was well stocked with coffee, tea, toothpaste, soap, shampoo and conditioner. We even got a bottle of wine! Thanks for the kindness of Gerri and Tony for making our NYC trip memorable.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

This place and its owners were amazing!

  • 5 of 5

We arrived to our apartment, which was easy to find, in the afternoon. Tony was there to greet us and gave us an amazing tour of the immediate area and all the subway and city information we would need. Tourist books were available in the room and local take out menus for the nights you just want to relax. It had a nice secure entrance and private outdoor sitting area, which was nice after a long day in the city to sit and have a glass of wine. The ferry was about a 10 minute walk, depending on how bad your feet hurt from exploring the city! ;)

We felt safe walking to and from the ferry, even at night. Everything was provided for us in the room, from toothbrushes to coffee creamer. There is a mini Mart right around the corner for anything else you may need.

Thank you Tony and gerry for the wonderful stay and we really appreciate the gift as we were leaving. I am sure we will be back to visit and stay at your rental!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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