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Spacious newly painted & West Elm furnished, gut renovated, w/washer & dryer

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 6 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
apartment
People
4
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
6 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday apartment in Upper Manhattan - Amsterdam / 156th New & Modern

Modern, stunning, delightful

Well lit, freshly painted and furnished/stocked, 2 bedroom converted into spacious one bedroom, modern kitchen with stainless steel appliances including dishwasher, & clothes washer & dryer. Jacuzzi bath with rain shower, large closet, on private top floor (6 floor walk up). Internet included.

2 minute walk to A/C train, or the 1 train.

Bamboo floors throughout, recessed lighting throughout with dimmers.

As visible in the photo, the bedroom is separate from the rest of the apartment with a corridor, but since it's a loft-like apartment there is no separating door. There is queen bed, two queen air mattresses, and along sofa (with a comfortable long single cushion) to sleep one.

Safe and friendly area, 2 long blocks from the Hudson River. Private and modern yet charming apartment that you'll fall in love with.

Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed

Property Manager
Ayele
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
6 December, 2016

Why Ayele chose Manhattan

I bought this property 10 years ago and did a gut renovation that took 3 years. It was painted again in January 2015 and furnished with high quality furniture, new sheets, towels, and dish/kitchen ware.

What makes this apartment unique

You have the pleasure of being on the top floor and surrounded by wonderful neighbors.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.3/5 -
(13 traveller reviews)

Spacious newly painted & West Elm furnished, gut renovated, w/washer & dryer
average rating of 4.3076925 based on 13 reviews
Salt Lake City, Utah
5

Perfect Place to stay in NYC!

  • 5 of 5

This was our first time visiting NYC and this apartment was perfect for us! Clean, cozy, and comfortable with a very warm feel. The location is so convenient. About 5 minute walk to the subway access is a huge plus of this location! Sarah greeted us upon arrival and was extremely welcoming and friendly, not to mention very accessible via text for any questions we had. We would definitely stay here again and would recommend it to anybody (except the older people considering walking up the stairs to the 6th floor which we didn't mind at all) looking for a place to stay in NYC!

Thank you very much for letting us stay at this place : )

  • Review Submitted: Oct 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

I love New York!

  • 4 of 5

My daughter and I shared Ayele's apartment from August 5-11/16. Unfortunately we did not get to meet Ayele as he was out of town, but Sarah, the property manager took good care of us. When we arrived, we followed the directions that Sarah gave us and had no trouble finding the building. Sarah met us there shortly after we arrived and took us up the 6 floors to #65.

We knew that the apartment was on the 6th floor and that there was no elevator, so we were not surprised. I am in my 60's, so if I can do it, most people probably can . That being said, it was extremely hot and that combined with hauling a suitcase up 6 flights, we were incredibly thankful to enter the air conditioned apartment. The apartment was clean and equipped with almost everything one could want. The only thing that was notably missing was a toaster. Since I have toast or bagels daily, as does my daughter, we really missed it. I would suggest that this is something that you might consider purchasing, Ayele.

Our initial impression of the neighbourhood was less than stellar. There were several homeless people on the way from the subway to the apartment, and many people congregating out on the street. Sarah explained to us that many of the residents in the area do not have air conditioning and therefore hang out on the street where it is slightly cooler. I must say that every person with whom we spoke was friendly and chatty, but none more than the landlord who hangs out on the front stoop. He had his finger on the pulse of the neighbourhood. This neighbourhood is so different from mine, but I liked it. I never really felt unsafe, however one night we had to take the long way around the block to get home. We never found out what it was all about, but we were fine about it.

The first day, the Internet and Apple TV did not work. Sarah took care of it as quickly as possible by purchasing a new modem/router. Communication was good with Sarah. She responded quickly when we needed information and was very helpful.

As far as New York...it is fantastic!! We packed more into our 5 days than seems possible. The following is a list of our shenanigans.

Times Square X2

Broadway Shows X2

Jazz Clubs X3

Ground Zero

Empire State Building

Central Park X2

Metropolitan Museum of Art

Radio City Music Hall show

Yankees ball game

Carnegie Hall

Grand Central Station

Statue of Liberty

Brooklyn

Not one thing was a dud. Thanks for letting us stay at your place!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Uptown Getaway

  • 4 of 5

The apartment was very nice and had everything you needed (Fridge, washer/dryer, etc). It is a six story walkup, but we knew that when we booked it so it was not any issue.

The one big negative is that there is a lot of street noise.(mostly sirens, trucks, etc) With the two room A/C units allowing noise in, the street noise can pretty bad.

Other than that, the apartment is very close to the "C" and "1" subway trains, and there are a many little restaurants within walking distance.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We put new insulation on the air conditioners so there is minimal street noise. However this is New York, and there will always be sirens even if the apartment is totally sealed. In fact this a relatively quiet apartment (compared to old ones) because we insulated the walls when doing the renovation. Also, since it is a residential location in northern Manhattan it has less noise than downtown.
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4

Overall very pleasant experience!

  • 4 of 5

Nicely renovated, cozy apartment. Pretty convenient location within short walking distance of two subway lines and numerous bus stops. Owner was helpful and quick to respond. Check-in and check-out was very smooth. Pack light though, as you have to manually take your luggage up six flights of stairs (i.e. No elevators). Very pleasant experience overall!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 1, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

It was perfect for us!

  • 5 of 5

Stayed for 2 weeks location was perfect for us easy access to downtown lots of stores walking distance walked 2 blocks every morning to jog along the river loved it ! Definitely want to stay again :)

  • Review Submitted: Aug 12, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Besançon
4

Nyc en famille

  • 4 of 5

Appartement très agréable, bien équipé pour 4 personnes. Il est très bien situé, avec le métro à la porte. Les enfants ont apprécié la baignoire à bulles. Les étages ont été un peu difficiles à monter en fin de séjour.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 20, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Upper Manhattan, Manhattan

Rental Basis:
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Manager accepts payment in:
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Year end price
6 Dec 2016 - 10 Jan 2017
6 night minimum stay
£1,040
for 6 nights
From
£163
 
 
My Standard Rate
6 night minimum stay
£754
for 6 nights
From
£115
£2,841
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning/In & Out £63
Refundable Damage Deposit £397

Manager'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.
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Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 6
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq. ft.
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Modern
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...

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