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Private home in Manhattan steps away from subway

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 700 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedrooms, half a block away from express trains, close to parks, non-smoking

This 2 bedroom 1 bath apartment is perfect for the traveler who wants to experience all that New York City has to offer while staying in a quiet historic neighborhood. This treelined quintessential New York block is also half a block from the A and D Trains which take you to midtown in 2 stops (11 minutes.)

Currently new legislation outlaws short term rentals in multi-family units (buildings categorized as 3-family or greater by the DOB. This house is a DOB certified 2 family house which makes it legal to rent short term according to the new legislation.

Outfitted perfectly for any renter, this apartment is very comfortable and includes a washer/dryer. It is an open layout with a comfy couch, flat screen TV and a large dining table. 1 bedroom has a queen sized bed and the other twin sized bunk beds. Fully stocked, the kitchen has all the amenities one would need to cook a 4 course meal, but why would you cook when you could eat out and have any ethnic cuisine steps away from your apartment!

Directions from Newark Airport: https://www.panynj.gov/airports/ewr-public-transportation.html

Directions from JFK:

http://web.mta.info/mta/airtrain.htm

Take the A train all the way to the 145th Subway Stop

More Details

Owner
Kate
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
16 June, 2017

About Kate

The owners Mark and Kate grew up in the same town but never met until one fateful Thanksgiving on a flight home, and the rest was history. Both Mark and Kate live in the upper level of the home and rent out their garden level apartment. They like to rent to visitors and share their favorite things to do in the city.

Kate purchased this apartment in 2014

Why Kate chose Manhattan

This is a beautiful historic home on a street that hasn't changed since 1899. This tree-lined, well lit street is known for its friendly long-term residents who take care of the block. The home is historic and recently renovated for modern amenities. The owners plan on living here until they are old and grey!

What makes this apartment unique

The A,D, B and C trains at the end of the block and the 1 train three blocks away, is one of the best features of this location. You can get anywhere in the city very quickly.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Upper Manhattan in Manhattan

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Bunk Bed
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • photography
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(21 traveller reviews)

Private home in Manhattan steps away from subway
average rating of 5.0 based on 21 reviews
5

great location, good for kids

  • 5 of 5

This property is in a very nice location. It was an easy walk to a subway station, grocery store, and church. Our family really appreciated the bunk beds since we have a son & a daughter. We enjoyed the kitchen for breakfast each day before exploring the city, and returning to a comfortable area for dinner each evening. Fun trip to a great city!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A wonderful stay!!!!!!!!

  • 5 of 5

This property is amazing!!!!!!!!!!!

Spacious, very clean, has all the amenities you can think of (including a washer and dryer)and just a few minutes walk to the subway station.

It was our home away from home :-)

Will definetely visit again.

Thank you Kate and Mark

  • Review Submitted: May 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Everything it says it is.

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 3 stayed here for a week and it was fantastic. The apartment was VERY clean when we arrived and had better bath towels than I do at home! Kitchen was well stocked with cooking oil, condiments, hot chocolate, even a coffee grinder. The street is very quiet, I don't think we ever heard any traffic. I really enjoyed being able to sit outside in the backyard with coffee in the morning. A real treat in New York! Right around the corner is a subway stop and a very well stocked grocery store. All in all, a lovely place to stay.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Nice, convenient location

  • 5 of 5

The apartment, located on a quiet residential street, was nice and provided a comfortable space for our party of three. It is very conveniently located near the subway station for the A,B,C, & D lines. The subway station, a full grocery store (Foodtown), a pharmacy, and a wine store are all within 200 yards of the townhouse.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

Perfect place for our visit to our son and his family -- the accommodations were top notch and the location was ideal. We hope to visit again!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Very clean and comfy!

  • 5 of 5

Mark and Kate were so helpful. Everything was clean, beautiful and convenient. We will definitely book again! Thank you so much for making our trip awesome!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
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Location

Cathedral of St John the Divine
"The only Gothic Church in NYC. Regular art installations. Free."
Red Rooster Harlem
Hogshead Tavern
The Grange Bar & Eatery
The Grange Bar & Eatery
Amsterdam Social -- CLOSED
"A range of local live music, Jazz, funk, blues etc..."
Sylvia's Restaurant
Apollo Theater
Amy Ruth's Home Style Southern Cuisine
UES Museum of the City of New York
Central Park Conservatory Garden
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
The Mermaid Inn
Jewish Museum
Jacob's Pickles
SMOKE Jazz Club
Il caffe latte
The Cecil Restaurant
Harlem Shake
Hamilton Grange National Memorial
Little Red Lighthouse
Community Food & Juice
67 Orange Street
"speakeasy"
Chez Lucienne
Grom Gelato -- CLOSED
Il Cafe Latte II
"Yummy healthy food"
Texas Star Snack Bar Inc
"fav breakfast for locals. very cheap."
Lam Zhou Hand Pulled Noodles
Tasty Hand-Pulled Noodle Inc.
The Handpulled Noodle
Hogshead Tavern
Harlem Public

Hamilton Heights, also known as Sugar Hill, is a historical neighborhood known for its rows of brownstones and culture. Tours run frequently through this neighborhood, sharing its unique architecture, the history of many famous musicians, poets, artists and activists who have lived here.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Upper Manhattan, New York City

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
 
Nightly Rate
4 Jul 2017 - 7 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
£636
for 3 nights
From
£184
From
£184
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,143
£3,867
 
 
Nightly Rate
21 Jul 2017 - 24 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
£586
for 3 nights
From
£167
From
£167
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,143
£3,867
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
£954
for 5 nights
From
£167
From
£184
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,143
£3,867
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £77.3 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit £193.26
Tax Rate 8.75%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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