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Nyc Modern Garden Apartment, 1 Minute Walk to Train, 10 Minutes to Manhattan

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Last updated: 03/01/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Queens apartment description

Welcome to this modern, newly renovated, private, 1 bedroom garden apartment located in Astoria, New York City. It is only a 1 minute walk to the train station, as it is located just around the corner. From there, it is only 10 minutes to reach Manhattan by train.

The apartment is complete with modern furniture and fixtures throughout and is of a spacious, open-plan design, with ceramic tiled flooring.

The apartment has a large living room with two comfortable sofas and a large flat-screen television with satellite tv.

There is a spacious kitchen with brand new appliances and is fully equipped to cook a gourmet meal. There is also a large dining table with dining chairs.

The door in the kitchen will lead you to the large garden, which you will find a dining table, chairs, bench, 2 lounge chairs, umbrella, barbecue, and fire starter for the barbecue. What a treat to have an outdoor space in the city! The garden, with its quiet, serene environment, will put you in a relaxed state after a long, busy day around the high-energy city. Lounge in the garden among the flowers and other flora. Feel free to harvest from the garden the herbs, vegetables, and fruit that are in season. Depending on the season, you will find parsley, basil, thyme, oregano, sage, chives, cilantro, tomatoes, cucumbers, squash, string beans, strawberries, raspberries, peaches, figs, and more.

The apartment has a spacious spa style bathroom with shower area.

There is a bedroom with modern furniture and a queen size Tempur-Pedic bed, which can fit two guests. For the third and fourth guests, there is a light-weight queen size Tempur-Pedic bed that can be easily moved from the private room near the entrance of the apartment where it is stored, and can be returned there during the day so that it is out of the way. The sofas can also be used for sleeping.

The neighborhood of Astoria is the most diverse area in New York City. You will find this special area to be very conveniently located to many shops, boutiques, markets, restaurants, cafes, bars, beer gardens, museums, parks, and any other establishment that one needs or wants to have nearby in an urban setting. Many restaurants in Astoria have been highly rated by the Zagat restaurant guide, recommended in the prestigious Michelin guide, and raved about in The New York Times. For you, our guest, is a large welcome booklet in the apartment to help you with your planning, which includes details such as an extensive list of restaurants in the area, many nearby markets, and a map of the area with key points. This booklet will help to immediately get you familiar with the area.

The apartment altogether is enjoyable to wake up, relax, eat, and sleep in. It is nice and cheerful, clean, new, fresh, and will contribute plenty of happiness and wonderful memories to your holiday in New York City!

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Property Type

  • Apartment

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    All guests must either be 21 or older or accompanied by a guardian....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Queen Tempur-Pedic Bed...moreless

  • Pack 'N Play (Playard) - Available Upon Request: 1 baby crib

    Pack 'N Play (Playard) is Available Upon Request...moreless

  • Additional Light-Weight Queen Size Tempur-Pedic Mattress: 1 queen

    Additional Light-Weight Queen Size Tempur-Pedic Mattress...moreless

  • There is a Queen Size Bed With Tempur-Pedic Mattress in the bedroom. For the third and fourth guests, there is an additional light-weight Queen Size Tempur-Pedic bed stored in the private hall area located just outside of the apartment entrance door, where it can be stored there during the day so that it is out of the way. It is very light-weight and can be moved easily into the apartment and back to the storage area. Guests can also sleep on the two comfortable sofas, which do not convert to beds....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Modern spacious bathroom with shower area.

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Television:

    42' LCD Flat-Screen Television...moreless

Theme

  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Astoria is in New York City and is of an urban setting....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Off-street parking available for $20/day. Suitable only for one small car. Reservation for parking space is at a first-come, first-served basis. Please inquire for further details....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.8
from 29 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
!!! SPECIAL !!!
Jan 2 - Mar 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$109

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Late Spring / Summer
Apr 1 - Aug 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$139 $149
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$129 $139
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Service Fee $80
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $400
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

✺Reserve 7 nights or more: Pay the lower "Nightly" rate for all nights. The "Weekend Night" rate will not be applied.

✺Rates based on 2 guests. Add $10/night for each additional guest.

✺$80 cleaning service fee.

✺$400 damage deposit; refundable within 48-hours after check-out date to credit card used to make payment.

✺25% reservation deposit.

✺75% + damage deposit due 45 days before check-in date.


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Location

5 Miles
Nearest Airport
LaGuardia Airport
0.1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Monikas Cafe Bar
2 Miles
Nearest Ferry
East River Ferry
6 Miles
Nearest Golf
Forest Park
0.1 Miles
Nearest Train
Steinway Street Train Station
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Grand Central Parkway
0.1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
The Queens Kickshaw
125 Miles
Nearest Ski
Hunter Mountain
10 Miles
Nearest Beach
Rockaway Beach

Car: Not Necessary

Astoria is located in the New York City borough of Queens, just over the Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge, also known as the 59th Street Bridge, which stretches over the East River from East Midtown Manhattan. This special neighborhood has a wonderful history, which includes being the location where Steinway & Sons, the finest piano company in the world, chose to build shop in 1853. The closest train station, named Steinway Street, where the M and R lines stop, is just a one minute walk from the apartment and will get you to East Midtown Manhattan in only 10 minutes. Astoria is a very lively area, which is heavily populated with restaurants, cafes, pastry shops, and has a vibrant nightlife. The Museum of Moving Image and Kaufman Studios is a 10 minute walk from the apartment. Also nearby are the Noguchi Museum, Socrates Sculpture Park, and the MoMA affiliated PS1 Museum.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: Born and raised in Astoria, Queens, New York City, I am happy to always have been able to call New York City my home. I am an avid tennis player, golfer, and snowboarder. Me and my wife, Jessica, enjoy hosting our guests throughout the year and are always available to ensure that all of our guests have a happy stay!

Why the Owner Chose Queens:
The apartment is located in my townhouse in Astoria, Queens, New York City. I love it here in Astoria, as it is so welcoming and there is always something to do here. The townhouse is located just around the corner from the train station and only 10 minutes by train to reach Manhattan, so it is very conveniently located. The townhouse is also in perhaps one of the safest areas in New York City, as it is predominantly families and young professionals who live here in Astoria.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
The townhouse has a wonderful garden area, which is a rare luxury to have here in New York City. Located just around the corner from the train station makes this townhouse ideally situated. The townhouse is on a quiet residential block, however, there are many markets, restaurants, shops, etc., located just a few minutes walk away.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Modern Kitchen and Dining Area

    Modern Kitchen and Dining Area

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Modern Kitchen / Dining Area / Door to Garden Area

    Modern Kitchen / Dining Area / Door to Garden Area

  • Modern Kitchen / Dining Area

    Modern Kitchen / Dining Area

  • Modern Kitchen

    Modern Kitchen

  • Dining Area

    Dining Area

  • Bedroom with Queen Tempur-Pedic Bed

    Bedroom with Queen Tempur-Pedic Bed

  • Bedroom with Queen Tempur-Pedic Bed

    Bedroom with Queen Tempur-Pedic Bed

  • Modern Bathroom

    Modern Bathroom

  • Garden / Lounge Chairs / Dining Table / Dining Chairs / Bench / Umbrella

    Garden / Lounge Chairs / Dining Table / Dining Chairs / Bench / Umbrella

  • Garden / Vegetables, Herbs, Fruits

    Garden / Vegetables, Herbs, Fruits

  • Garden / Vegetables, Herbs, Fruits

    Garden / Vegetables, Herbs, Fruits

  • Spacious Open-Plan / Living Room / Dining Room / Kitchen

    Spacious Open-Plan / Living Room / Dining Room / Kitchen

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Modern Kitchen / Dining Area

    Modern Kitchen / Dining Area

  • Modern Kitchen / Dining Area / Door to Garden Area

    Modern Kitchen / Dining Area / Door to Garden Area

  • Dining Area

    Dining Area

  • Dining Area

    Dining Area

  • Bedroom with Queen Tempur-Pedic Bed

    Bedroom with Queen Tempur-Pedic Bed

  • Modern Bathroom

    Modern Bathroom

  • Modern Bathroom

    Modern Bathroom

  • Garden / Vegetables, Herbs, Fruits

    Garden / Vegetables, Herbs, Fruits

  • Garden / Vegetables, Herbs, Fruits

    Garden / Vegetables, Herbs, Fruits

  • View of Garden from Roof.

    View of Garden from Roof.

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  • Sleeps
    4
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    Apartment
  • Reviews
    29
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Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within an hour
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 03/01/2015
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