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Sunny, Large and Lovely in Greenpoint

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Living Room - view from stairs to 2nd floor

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Last updated: 05/31/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Brooklyn apartment description

Spacious 3 bedroom, 1 bathroom in the heart of one of NYC's best neighborhoods

Over-sized duplex apartment with large living room, dining room and three bedrooms. High ceilings in the living and dining rooms with pretty urban views.

Wi-fi included in rental.

Fully equipped kitchen with microwave, stove, fridge, and other appliances, including clothes washing machine. (Rack provided for drying.) Iron and ironing board provided.

Dining room table can comfortably seat 8 people.

Each of the three bedrooms has a queen sized (double) bed, and there is an extra pull-out sofa bed (also a double) in the living room. Linens, towels and professional cleaning provided.

There is one bathroom, on the same floor as the bedrooms. Hair dryer, soap and hand towels provided.

The apartment has its own private entrance and occupies the top two floors of a house. The owners live in the duplex apartment below and are available for any questions visitors may have.

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Apartment
  • On floor 3
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Events Allowed
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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          • Cool view from the shower!

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Dining Area Seats:

            8...moreless

          • Dining
          • Child's Highchair
          • Kitchen
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Pantry Items
          • Refrigerator
          • Freezer
          • Stove
          • Microwave
          • Seating for 8 people

          Amenities

          • Parking:

            On street...moreless

          • Babysitter
          • Living Room seats 8
          • Air Conditioning
          • Heating
          • Linens Provided
          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board
          • Towels Provided
          • Washing Machine

          Entertainment

          • Books
          • Games
          • Stereo

          Communications

              • Internet

              Pool & Spa

                  • Communal Pool:

                    5 minutes away, in McCarren Park...moreless

                  Theme

                  • Family
                  • Historic
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Activities

                  • Churches
                  • Hiking
                  • Basketball Court
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Golf
                  • Fishing
                  • Cycling
                  • Surfing
                  • Tennis
                  • Swimming
                  • Laundromat
                  • Hospital
                  • Groceries
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Shopping
                  • Walking
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Synagogues
                  • Restaurants
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Playground
                  • Library
                  • Cinemas
                  • Medical Services
                  • Kayaking
                   

                  Reviews

                  Write a review 4.5
                  from 6 traveler reviews
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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $300 $300
                  Fri, Sat, Sun
                  $1,900 $6,840
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees and Rental Conditions:

                  • Cleaning $125
                  • Property Damage Protection $49
                  • Taxes Included

                  Notes:

                  Price is negotiable. For parties of 1 - 4 people, rates can be discounted.


                  Cancellation policy:

                  100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 05/31/2014
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                  Location

                  Car: Not Necessary

                  Greenpoint is the northernmost neighborhood in Brooklyn, adjacent to Williamsburg. Both Greenpoint and Williamsburg are lively, trendy, vibrant neighborhoods with countless bars, cafes, restaurants, vintage clothing stores and original boutiques. There are also many live music venues and rooftop bars and restaurants with breathtaking views of Manhattan as both neighborhoods are located along the East River waterfront (across the river from Manhattan).

                  As a practical matter, all essentials are within a five-minute walk of the property: subway, library, park, playground, the biggest public swimming pool in NYC, grocery stores, YMCA, post office, private gyms, natural food stores, pharmacies, florists, medical offices, dentists' offices, day spas and nail salons.

                  The closest subway is the G line (Nassau Ave. stop), about 2 minutes' walk away, or the L line (Bedford Ave. stop), about 15 minutes' walk away. There is also a ferry to Manhattan nearby. Depending on where one is headed, a trip to Manhattan will take 20 - 30 minutes.

                  The neighborhood has a mix of many ethnic backgrounds and this is reflected in the wide variety of restaurants and places of worship in the area.

                  By any measure, Greenpoint is one of the coolest neighborhoods in NYC!

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2010

                  About the owner: J. and Isabelle have been married since 2004 and welcomed their son Elwood to the family in July 2012. Isabelle is a French speaker and grew up all over the world, eventually settling in New York City in 1998. J. grew up in the New England countryside and arrived in New York City in 1997. Both of us enjoy gardening and travel, music, yoga and swimming. We live in the duplex apartment underneath the rental property.

                  Why the Owner Chose Brooklyn:
                  Having both spent several years in Manhattan, we made the switch to Greenpoint, Brooklyn in 2004, for more space and because of the burgeoning arts movement here. Since we arrived, there has been an explosion of new buildings, cafes, shops, restaurants and bars in the area. After years of renting, we found the house and fell in love with it -- the location can't be topped and we are thrilled to have a garden to enjoy!

                  The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
                  The house dates from the late 19th century and has so much 'old New York' charm. We love its high ceilings, spaciousness (a rarity in NYC!) and peacefulness. The street we live on is two minutes from all the best our neighborhood has to offer, yet it is quiet and tree-lined.


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                  Speaks: english

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                  Photos

                  • Living Room - view from stairs to 2nd floor

                    Living Room - view from stairs to 2nd floor

                  • Landing - apartment entrance

                    Landing - apartment entrance

                  • Dining Room - view from kitchen; living room in background

                    Dining Room - view from kitchen; living room in background

                  • Washing machine (in kitchen)

                    Washing machine (in kitchen)

                  • Pull-out sofabed (in corner of the living room)

                    Pull-out sofabed (in corner of the living room)

                  • Decorative mirror

                    Decorative mirror

                  • Landing on the 2nd Floor

                    Landing on the 2nd Floor

                  • Cozy bedroom - red

                    Cozy bedroom - red

                  • Dresser - garden bedroom - blue

                    Dresser - garden bedroom - blue

                  • Apartment entrance

                    Apartment entrance

                  • Dining Room - 4 additional seats and table extension provided

                    Dining Room - 4 additional seats and table extension provided

                  • Kitchen

                    Kitchen

                  • Appliances (in kitchen)

                    Appliances (in kitchen)

                  • Stairs to the second floor of the apartment

                    Stairs to the second floor of the apartment

                  • Bathroom

                    Bathroom

                  • Master bedroom - grey

                    Master bedroom - grey

                  • Garden bedroom - blue

                    Garden bedroom - blue

                  • Outside of house

                    Outside of house

                  VRBO #447396

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                  This listing was first published here in 2012.

                  Date last modified - Wednesday, June 18, 2014

                  $300 per night (USD)
                  6

                  3 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 8

                  View calendar: Updated 05/31/14
                  Minimum stay: 2 nights
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