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Guest apartment in the heart of Carroll Gardens

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 650 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom, 1 bath with a modern kitchen and beautiful natural light.

Guests enjoy a charming two bedroom apartment above Brooklyn Farmacy, our storefront soda fountain, in family-friendly Carroll Gardens.

Enjoy the neighborhood from the privacy of your corner room with a view, or pop downstairs to mingle with the regulars at the fountain counter. A favorite with locals and tourists alike, the Brooklyn Farmacy is a prohibition-era drug store restored as an ice cream parlor. Pete & Gia, sibling proprietors, live in the building and will be your hosts and neighbors.

The guest apartment is a lovely, sun-drenched, second floor suite, comfortably furnished and seductively simple. Two bedrooms offer full size brass beds, luxurious bedding, and plenty of closet or wardrobe space. Sleep two more on the living room sleeper sofa. The single bathroom is tastefully tiled and the water is plenty hot! The modern kitchen is stocked with cooking needs and complimentary coffee, tea and seltzer from the Farmacy.

Carroll Gardens is one of Brooklyn’s most desirable locations. You will be blocks away from the restaurants and boutiques of Court Street as well as the artisanal shops and bars of Smith Street. Take the kids to play at the fabulous Pier Six, take in a concert at Brooklyn Bridge Park or walk the Brooklyn Heights esplanade for great views of the Manhattan skyline. Spas, movie theaters, farmer’s markets, salons, banks and dry cleaners are abundant. A fifteen minute subway ride on the F train gets you to Manhattan and a slightly longer one takes you to Coney Island and the beach.

Enjoy the 21st century buzz of Brooklyn while stepping back into time. Send the kids down to the soda fountain to spin on the red twirling stools, play checkers, and sip egg creams at the end of the day. If you're visiting friends and family in the area, you'll have a great place to meet and greet.

TV/wifi access. Heating and AC.

keywords: carroll gardens, brooklyn, 2 bedrooms, neighborhood, soda fountain, unique, original, close to manhattan, soda fountain, convenient to restaurants and entertainment, parks, tree-lined streets, brownstones.

More Details

Owner
Gia Giasullo
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, Hebrew (available)
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
23 October, 2017

About Gia Giasullo

Siblings Peter Freeman and Gia Giasullo are the proprietors of Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain and owners of 513 Henry Street. We are fortunate enough to live above the sweet soda fountain we opened in the Spring of 2010. We take pride in providing our guests with a charmed experience, from the ice cream we scoop, to the friendly atmosphere we provide. We are a family based, small business.

Gia Giasullo purchased this apartment in 2013

Location

Nearest Airport
11.8 Miles
John F. Kennedy International Airport
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Pier 6
Nearest Train
MTA Subway Carrol Street at Smith Street
Nearest Motorway
0.25 Miles
278 / Brooklyn-Queens Expressway
Nearest Restaurant
Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain
Nearest Beach
12.2 Miles
Brighton Beach
Car: not necessary

There are many local attractions close by, many of them in walking distance including: Pier 6, Brooklyn Bridge Park, The Brooklyn Historical Society, and NY Transit Museum. Enjoy day spas, hair salons, restaurants, fashion boutiques, bars, movie theaters, beaches, parks and more just blocks from the guest apartment.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Carroll Gardens in Brooklyn

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 650 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Compact, clean bathroom features a full size tub. Thick hotel style towels provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
  • Full sized beds, luxurious pillows and 100% cotton bedding. Lovely natural light.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Television
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • ice skating
  • Racquetball
  • roller blading
  • tennis
Notes:
513 Henry Street guests receive a 10% discount on menu items ordered at Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain.

Reviews

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Guest apartment in the heart of Carroll Gardens
average rating of 4.857143 based on 28 reviews
5

Great location

  • 5 of 5

Perfect place to stay in a lovely neighbourhood with bars and cafes nearby, easy walk to the subway, well set up apartment and helpful hosts.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Sweet apartment in the perfect location

  • 5 of 5

It felt like being at home in a great neighborhood. Gia was helpful in all ways (and her diner downstairs serves the BEST biscuits...). Carroll Gardens is full of interesting little businesses and eateries and offers easy access by subway into Manhattan. The apartment was clean, comfortable and it had all the little creature comforts and personalized decor that make a person feel right at home. I would stay here again and recommend it to friends.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Loved!

  • 5 of 5

This place was great. Super cute, great location. Only issue was you have to go through one bedroom to access the other bedroom. We were staying with my sister and her husband, so it was fine. Just be sure you're close with the other people staying here, as they'll be in/out of your room often! Otherwise, this place was great. Would definitely stay again!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful, clean, and perfect for our little family of 4

  • 5 of 5

Our host and hostess were awesome. Super friendly, welcome, and accommodating in every way. We can't wait to come back again!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Will rent again....

  • 4 of 5

The apartment was very comfortable and in a great Brooklyn location.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Loved it! It was exactly what I was expecting.

  • 5 of 5

Spacious apartment, that was clean and very well stocked. Great location. Walking distance to Subway that went straight into NYC. Great local businesses in the neighborhood - restaurants, laundry & market. Highly recommend grabbing a sundae at the Farmacy downstairs too!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Carroll Gardens, New York City

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£701
for 3 nights
From
£209
£1,365
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £19 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £75.82

This guest apartment is located on the second floor of a building that houses a soda fountain, a family, and a single occupant. While we do our best to keep things quiet, if you are looking for solitude and silence, this may not be the perfect spot for you. If you have extreme allergies to animals, please note that we have a friendly dog on premise, as well as a cat.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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