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FORT GREENE Garden Apartment & Backyard - Up to 6 people total

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Space 1,200 sq ft
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, 1 full bathroom, sleeps 6

True Fort Greene, Brooklyn,1860 Historic two family owner occupied private brick town home in heart of sought after Fort Greene, a Brownstone neighborhood with easy access to Manhattan. Large garden apartment (approx. 1200 sq. feet) with private entrance, 3 bedrooms and living/dining room,kitchen. Great for families with children adults traveling together or families. Super convenient to the city (10 to 15 minute train ride lower Manhattan). 11 train lines within a minute walk - 2,3,4,5,B,Q,N,R,C,G,+ Atlantic Avenue Long Island Rail Road (LIRR). PLEASE NOTE - This apartment is in a 2-FAMILY owner occupied building and it is not subject to the new NY law limiting short term rental of multiple dwellings... FREE WiFi PROVIDED; FREE PREMIUM CABLE with HBO SHOWTIME, etc; Washer/dryer with laundry soap in apartment. 3 bedrooms: Bedroom #1: King bedroom has glass door walk out to our bluestone patio backyard to relax and have a cup of coffee in the morning or unwind. Bedroom #2: Interior Bedroom has Queen sized bed. Bedroom #3 has extra long twin (single) bed with a pullout/trundle second regular sized twin (single bed). Full sized crib available also. We live in upstairs apartment and are happy to provide assistance! no parties or events.

PLEASE NOTE THIS IS OUR 2-FAMILY HOUSE THAT WE OCCUPY AND LIVE IN UPSTAIRS. WE ARE HAPPY TO HELP WITH ADVICE AND RECOMMENDATIONS AND ARE IMMEDIATELY AVAILABLE. WE DO NOT USE PROPERTY MANAGERS AND YOU SHOULD DEAL WITH US DIRECTLY ! FURTHER, WE HAVE CERTAIN MINIMUMS AS TO NUMBER OF BOOKING DATE. PLEASE EMAIL. WE DO NOT ACCEPT 1-2 NIGHT BOOKINGS AND WE NEVER BOOK FOR THE PURPOSE OF HOLDING A PARTY, EVENT, BABY OR WEDDING SHOWER, BACHELORETTE OR BACHELOR PARTY ETC ON THE PREMISES.

The apartment is equipped with the following amenities:

Washer/Dryer

Window, wall through and portable A/c Units & fans provided

Large Flat Screen Television with cable service

Wireless Internet Access WiFi

Fully Equipped Kitchen with Pots, Pans, Knives, Spatulas & Utensils All Necessary Cooking Tools

Electric Kettle

Coffee Maker

Sheets & Linens

Bath Towels

Toaster

Microwave

King Bed

Queen Bed

2 Twin Beds

Full Sized Crib with real crib mattress

Books

Paper goods provided - i.e. paper towels, toilet paper

Soap, Detergent, Dish Washing Liquid

Basics such as - sugar, salt and pepper, tea, coffee and olive oil.

Iron and Ironing Board

Hair Dryer

We are in a highly desirable location and we have 10 subway lines within a block or two of our home including the B,D,Q,R,N,2,3,4,5 at the Atlantic/Pacific station recently renamed Barclays Stadium Center, C at the Lafayette Ave station and G at the Fulton station. Most trains are about a 10 minute ride to lower Manhattan.

There are many food markets, a green grocer, butcher, fish and cheese, wine stores, restaurants, clothing, bookstores, coffee bars within a one to two minute walk of our home.

The townhouse is a two family private dwelling that the owner occupies.

Fort Greene is one of Brooklyn's most dynamic neighborhoods that has become a destination for New Yorkers, Brooklynites and Tourist to visit in it's own right. There are many restaurants and shops and cultural activities along with the famous Brooklyn Flea, BAM, small theatres and Fort Greene Park. At the same time, the neighborhood has retained it's small neighborhood relaxed charm which can be a respite from the City.

WE ABSOLUTELY DO NOT RENT OUT FOR EVENTS, PARTIES, ETC. SO PLEASE DO NOT BOTHER ASKING!

PLEASE FEEL FREE TO CALL ME WITH ANY QUESTIONS YOU HAVE REGARDING THIS RENTAL!

I OWN AND MANAGE MY PROPERTY - NO ONE ELSE DOES. PLEASE CORRESPOND VIA MY LISTING OR VIA MY LISTED CELL NUMBER.

More Details

Owner
Owner - Stephanie
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
23 May, 2018

About Owner - Stephanie

We have lived in our two family townhouse since we purchased it in 1998. We love Fort Greene and are happy to introduce travelers to Brooklyn and our neighborhood in particular. Also one of the great benefits of our home is its close proximity to 11 different subway lines and Manhattan, making it incredibly convenient!

Owner - Stephanie purchased this apartment in 1998

Why Owner - Stephanie chose Fort Greene

We are a two family owner occupied building. We do not fall under the recent New York laws limiting short term rentals in multiple dwelling - buildings with 3 units or more. We are here in the building available to hep you. We know about the neighborhood and are happy to advise on restaurants, transportation, etc.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Fort Greene in Brooklyn

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Children under 13 should not be left alone. ABSOLUTELY NO SMOKING IN HOUSE OR GARDEN.
Location Type:
  • beach
  • city centre
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Private Master - 1 King
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , Private Queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , Study/3rd BR with two twins
  • Real crib with crib mattress can be set up for babies and children up to 2 years olf. There is room for 6 adults plus baby in crib. All beds are 'real beds' with mattresses - no pullout sofa/futons.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden
  • Patio
  • 6 garden chairs
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • horse riding
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • ice skating
  • roller blading
  • tennis
Notes:
ASK US FOR RECOMMENDATIONS FOR FOOD, PERSONAL SERVICES ETC. HAPPY TO HELP. NO PARTIES OR EVENTS. No CIGARETTE SMOKING. Bedroom #2 is interior bedroom and does not have own a/c unit - cooled with a/c from adjacent room and fans. All other rooms have own a/c.

Reviews

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FORT GREENE Garden Apartment & Backyard - Up to 6 people total
average rating of 4.785714 based on 56 reviews
5

Great property and location

  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed our stay. Would stay again. Easy walk to Whole Foods, target, subway, and great local businesses. Short subway to Manhattan.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful and comfortable Fort GREENE apt

  • 5 of 5

Love staying here! Can’t beat the location. Close access to multiple subway lines, great restaurants, shopping, etc.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Comfort, style and great location

  • 5 of 5

We spent ten days here in January and found the layout, the furnishings and particularly the location ideal. We knew the Ft. Greene area fairly well and had stayed in other apartments in the vicinity, but none combined the value, comfort and location advantages of this one. Of the apartment, we appreciated the small, but very well equipped kitchen. We found it more than adequate for preparing simple breakfasts to full dinners. The beds were quite comfortable. The bedroom layouts are well suited for a family or sharing with others who are close friends.

Apart from the physical characteristics of the apartment, the owners were very welcoming and attentive to us. They were quick to respond to the requests we made or questions we asked.

In sum, the apartment is well situated and has everything the independent traveler would want in this part of Brooklyn.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent option to Manhattan

  • 5 of 5

We are former New Yorkers as in smack in the city so bear that in mind; this apartment is garden level classic Brooklyn. Which to us means, none of the never ending Manhattan sirens and garbage trucks, car alarms, etc. There is some city noise, faint subway sounds which we actually found charming. For NYC this is a large apartment; we have friends with 2 kids in about 1/3 the space; but again, I'm a New Yorker; I get that. Clean, efficient; ready for us and the owner is upstairs, extremely helpful.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful garden apartment close to Fort Greene Park.

  • 5 of 5

What a great apartment. Beautifully decorated, comfortable and close to great restaurants, grocery, subway, etc. Will definitely stay here again. Loved it.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Clean, Clean, Clean - Great Brooklyn Neighborhood Location for Restaurants/Transportation to NYC

  • 5 of 5

Eight days here with one son's family for the other son's wedding. Clean apartment with great easy to work with owner. Grandkids had space to play and be kids. Close to everything like Park Slope, Parks, subway transportation to everywhere especially NYC from Atlantic Terminal, grocery store, very good local restaurants like DSK, Emily's and Speedy Romeo are worth a look. Kitchen is small but well provisioned with utensils and small appliances. We will stay here again when we visit our son.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
12 Miles
JFK/LaGuardia/Newark
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Fulton
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Coney Island
Car: not necessary

We are located in Fort Greene, Brooklyn a hip historic brownstone neighborhood that is well known as a sought after happening place conveniently located with a very short subway or taxi ride to Manhattan (approx. 10 to 15 minutes downtown). In Fort Greene there are many shops, restaurants, fine food stores. Further the Brooklyn Academy of Music has 2 theatres where the finest plays, dance performance and music shows occur along with a cinema. If you come on the weekend don't miss the Brooklyn Flea famous for its food, vintage and new artisan goods! Finally we have a beautiful and relaxing park designed by the architects of Central Park!

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Fort Greene, 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
 
June
1 Jun 2018 - 18 Jun 2018
6 night minimum stay
£990
for 6 nights
From
£145
From
£149
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add £19 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring Summer
30 Jun 2018 - 2 Sep 2018
6 night minimum stay
£994
for 6 nights
From
£145
From
£149
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add £19 per night, per additional guest
 
October 2018
1 Oct 2018 - 5 Nov 2018
6 night minimum stay
£1,396
for 6 nights
From
£205
From
£223
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add £22 per night, per additional guest
 
THANKSGIVING
17 Nov 2018 - 25 Nov 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,228
for 5 nights
From
£223
£1,526
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add £22 per night, per additional guest
 
Nov-Dec.
26 Nov 2018 - 17 Dec 2018
5 night minimum stay
£893
for 5 nights
From
£149
From
£167
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add £22 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas & New Years '18-19
18 Dec 2018 - 6 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
£1,935
for 7 nights
From
£261
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add £22 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£744
for 4 nights
From
£149
From
£186
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add £22 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £111.65

THIS IS AN OWNER OCCUPIED 2 FAMILY BUILDING - A PRIVATE DWELLING- AND IS NOT SUBJECT TO RECENT LAWS IN NEW YORK AFFECTING SHORT TERM RENTALS IN MULTIPLE DWELLINGS.
I COLLECT A $750 HOLD (OR MORE IF LONG BOOKING) AS A "HOLD" ON GUESTS' SECURITY CARD. SEE SAMPLE BOOKING AGREEMENT.
PLEASE READ SAMPLE BOOKING AGREEMENT TO UNDERSTAND ALL TERMS. I REQUIRE A PERSONALIZED BOOKING AGREEMENT BE SIGNED.
PLEASE NOTE WE HAVE A STAY LENGTH MINIMUM DEPENDING ON DATES. RATES ARE HIGHER FOR HOLIDAYS AND SHORT STAYS OR WEEKENDS.

Rates Vary Depending on Number of Guests and Seasons. Rates or minimum time periods may change for later or last minute bookings. Existing Bookings are not subject to changes.
Additional person rate includes babies and children

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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