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Harlem Garden Apartment!

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 - 5 nights

Overview


Details
Property
apartment
People
4
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
4 - 5 nights

About the property

Art-filled One Bedroom With Garden Access And Studio.

Our beautiful, art-filled garden apartment is now available for holiday rental!

Just two blocks from the subway and several grocery stores, smack in the middle of happening Harlem, walking distance to Columbia University, nine blocks from Central Park, it occupies the garden floor of the house we live in. We are a European-American family, and well familiar with both ways of life, so you will have no surprises!

Walk through your private entrance garden into the living room. With a large screen TV and a comfortable pull out couch, it can serve as your second bedroom. A large massive oak dining table accommodates up to six people for your own Harlem dinner party! The kitchen is fully stocked, and a dishwasher takes care of the clean up. A long art-filled gallery leads to the back of the apartment, were your bedroom overlooks the quiet garden. The bathroom has a jacuzzi tub! And your huge walk-in closet will house all of your clothes along with the suitcases, skis, golfing gear, whatever!

Off the bedroom you can work in your own studio, a tiny enclave where you can write your emails, browse the web or start that novel you have been thinking of writing. Internet access is free! From the studio you can pop into the ivy-covered garden, with its hammock, large dining table and flowering vines.

More Details

Owner
Katrin Zimmermann
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, French, German, Italian, Mandarin, Schwitzerdütsch!
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
27 February, 2017

About Katrin Zimmermann

World-traveler, born in Germany, multi-lingual, renowned designer with my own company- and yes, I renovated this apartment! We live right upstairs!

Katrin Zimmermann purchased this apartment in 2001

Why Katrin Zimmermann chose Manhattan

Harlem is my love. Since I was a kid, I thought of Harlem as this great, multi-cultural place- and I was not wrong!

Anyone who lives in Manhattan would love to live here, with our beautiful old townhouses and lush gardens!

What makes this apartment unique

This house was a blank canvas when we bought it- nothing to stop my implementing my ideas of a modern, clean, high-end designed home.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Upper Manhattan in New York City

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1050 sq. ft.
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Jacuzzi
  • Jacuzzi, shower, and clean white design in this large bathroom.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • King size bed with Goose-down bedding, and cotton covers- no polyester here!
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Notes:
PLEASE NOTE THAT MY MAXIMUM OCCUPANCY IS 4 GUESTS!

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(50 traveller reviews)

Harlem Garden Apartment!
average rating of 4.88 based on 50 reviews
5

Fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

Loved this Harlem Art Apartment. Fun atomosphere/decor and great space for a Mother Daughter trip. Well equipped kitchen. Large bathroom, and bedroom with really comfy king bed. It is close to great Harlem restaurants, grocery stores, and the subway. My Mother and I walked all over Harlem, day and night, and felt very safe. We took the subway at all hours as well. You can get anywhere you want to go very easily. Thanks Katrin! We hope to stay again when we return to NYC.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A wonderful experience!

  • 5 of 5

This was one of our best vacation rentals, from every perspective: helpfulness of the owner; comforts (and spacious beauty!) of the apartment; great and convenient location; everything really! Only regret is not being able to meet Katrin's daughter in person, but hope to make up for it next time. Bis dann!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful stay in NYC

  • 5 of 5

Katrin's apartment is modern, clean, and very comfortable. It is convienently located with several subway stations within blocks as well as memorable restaurants nearby such as Cecil, and Red Rooster. Our host was very attentive to our needs and went out of her way to be sure everything went well. Our visit to the city to spend Thanksgiving with our daughter was a great success. We look forward to a return visit and would wholeheartedly recommend this property.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent base for exploring NY

  • 5 of 5

A lovely spot and a chance for this former New Yorker to explore Harlem, a neighborhood I did not know as well as others further downtown. Apartment is comfortable, clean, convenient, quiet, with all the amenities I needed. Lots of great places to eat and an easy subway trip anywhere. North end of Central Park is stunning. I can't wait to go back!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful environment--beautiful and quiet!!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Terrific!

  • 5 of 5

We spent 4 days in Katrin's lovely apartment. We felt very welcomed and Katrin did everything to accommodate us. THe garden in the back, under the wisteria was lovely- we were able to entertain our family comfortably. The kitchen was well stocked and I was able to cook dinner for 5 people with no problems.

The neighbourhoood had many restaurants and shopping was close by. We walked everywhere but buses and subway are nearby. We would highly recommend this rental and would come back next time we are in NY.

Thank you, Katrin, for a lovely stay!

Martha and Chuck

  • Review Submitted: Oct 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

La Bodega 47 -- CLOSED
"A Mainstay of the Harlem In crowd- and our local hangout!"
Settepani
"Lovely Italian restaurant- you'll keep going back!"
Katrina Parris Flowers
"Gorgeous flowers for your special date in the city!"
Il caffe latte
"Don't feel like making breakfast? Well, sit down at this local cafe and enjoy local style a..."
Red Rooster Harlem
"Do I really have to tell you??? GO THERE!!"
Harlem Shake
"Burgers and shakes, and great local flavor!"
Cedric French Bistro
"Fabulous french food and great European atmosphere!"
Patisserie Des Ambassades
"Real french croissants, great atmosphere, a piece of Paris smack in the middle of Harlem!"
El Museo del Barrio
Rao's Restaurant
"The real thing, the original! Pack some heat! You won't get in anyway, unless you have that..."
Patsy's Pizza--Murray Hill
"For New York, this is the best pizza. An old mainstay of uptown, you can't go wrong to go a..."
Ricky's NYC
"Need shampoo? Or black nail polish and argan oil? Well, this is the place. Then go over t..."
Jado Sushi
"Nobu's place place is delicious, especially if you go early and not on a weekend night. The..."
Polash Indian Restaurant
"Fabulous take-out food! If you don't feel like cooking, and don't feel like going out, just..."
Nearest Airport
17.8 Miles
JFK
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Bodega 47
Nearest Ferry
10 Miles
Staten Island Ferry
Nearest Golf
7.3 Miles
Van Cortland Park Golf Course
Nearest Train
0.15 Miles
2/3 subway
Nearest Motorway
3.4 Miles
9A Henry Hudson Parkway
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Settepani
Nearest Ski
83 Miles
Shawnee
Nearest Beach
27 Miles
Long Beach
Car: not necessary

Harlem is the most happening neighborhood in New York right now! Have you eaten at Red Rooster? Have you listened to Jazz at Cecil's? Have you gone to church at St. John the Divine? Have you visited Columbia University? Have you seen the New York Marathon? Have you checked out Amateur Night at the Apollo? Have you biked around Central Park? Have you been to the Guggenheim? All these are within 15 walking minutes from our house!

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Upper Manhattan, Manhattan

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Winter 2017
24 Feb 2017 - 15 Mar 2017
4 night minimum stay
£649
for 4 nights
From
£128
£937
 
 
Winter 2017-2018
1 Jan 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
5 night minimum stay
£857
for 5 nights
From
£144
£1,058
£3,503
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£857
for 4 nights
From
£180
£1,298
£4,144
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £28 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

End of Stay Cleaning Fee £72
Property Damage Protection £63

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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