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Sunny, Large and Lovely in Greenpoint

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Last updated: 04/30/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property 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.

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Property Type

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

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Massage

Suitability

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

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

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Cool view from the shower!

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Games
  • Stereo

Theme

  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Roller Blading
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

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

    On street...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

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

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    5 minutes away, in McCarren Park...moreless

Building Type

  • House
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.6
from 9 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring
Apr 1 - Jun 30, 2015
3 night min stay
$350
$2,100 $5,000
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$300
$1,900 $4,500
* 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 $59
  • 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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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.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french

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Photos

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Small Bedroom (Red Room)

    Small Bedroom (Red Room)

  • Pull-out sofa bed in the living room

    Pull-out sofa bed in the living room

  • View of the garden from the apartment

    View of the garden from the apartment

  • Apartment entrance

    Apartment entrance

  • Dining Room - 6 additional seats and table extension provided

    Dining Room - 6 additional seats and table extension provided

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Appliances (in kitchen)

    Appliances (in kitchen)

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

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

  • Decorative mirror

    Decorative mirror

  • Master bedroom - grey

    Master bedroom - grey

  • Garden bedroom - blue

    Garden bedroom - blue

  • Garden Bedroom (Blue Room)

    Garden Bedroom (Blue Room)

  • Master Bedroom (Grey Room)

    Master Bedroom (Grey Room)

  • View of the back of the house from the garden

    View of the back of the house from the garden

  • Bathroom

    Bathroom

  • 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)

  • Outside of house - front

    Outside of house - front

  • Stairs to the second floor of the apartment

    Stairs to the second floor of the apartment

  • Landing on the 2nd Floor

    Landing on the 2nd Floor

  • Cozy bedroom - red

    Cozy bedroom - red

  • Bathroom

    Bathroom

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english, french
  • Response time Within 24 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 04/30/2015
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