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Charming, Convenient & Spacious 2BR Carroll Gardens Brownstone

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
townhome
Sleeps
5
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 - 5 nights

Description

Carroll Gardens Townhome Rental Photos and Description

Townhome, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath (Sleeps 4-5)

Carroll Gardens House is nestled in the heart of Carroll Gardens, one of Brooklyn’s most charming brownstone neighborhoods.

The apartment is one full floor of a brownstone. The apartment is approximately 1000 square feet, with full kitchen, private bath, living/dining area, two bedrooms (each with a queen-size bed), small den and private outdoor deck. It's the ideal home base whether your visit is for business or pleasure.

Enjoy the many amenities this wonderful setting has to offer. There are over 100 restaurants and cafes within walking distance, dozens of family-owned shops and local boutiques specializing in everything from children clothing to housewares, and the beautiful Carroll Park directly across the street with 2 playgrounds, a softball field, a bocce court, 5 basketball courts, and a sprinkler in the summer. Our location just half block from the subway couldn't be more convenient as a home base from which to explore New York's most popular borough.

Calendar - We keep the calendar up to date but advise travelers to always email for availability in the event we have a cancellation. House Rules- Comfort & Quiet - Carroll Gardens House is a private residence. We ask that our guests respect the comfort and quietness of the owners and residents. CGH is NOT a party house. It is a 130 year old brownstone on a quiet tree-lined block. Please keep voices and footsteps low when entering late at night. Smoking Policy – there is absolutely NO smoking in the apartment or outside on the deck. Pets - We do not allow pets. Cancellation Policy – Cancellation within 60 days for a full refund or 30 days for 50% refund. If we book the dates you have canceled we will refund you 100%. Park directly across the street with softball field, bocce court, 2 playgrounds, 5 basketball courts.

Why the Owner Chose Brooklyn:: It is the best neighborhood in NYC. The Unique Benefits at this Town home: Year Purchased: 2006 - Location. Location. Location. We have everything you need within footsteps. Owner Description/Comments: We look forward to meeting you and hope we can enhance your visit to NYC in some way!

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Owner/Manager
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 5, 2016
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About Owner/Manager

We have roots in the midwest and Long Island, NY. We have lived in Manhattan and San Francisco and traveled quite a bit before we had kids. We feel lucky to have found this amazing community in Brooklyn and are thrilled to call it home.

Owner/Manager purchased this townhome in 2006

Why Owner/Manager chose Brooklyn

We find this part of Brooklyn to have it all - delicious bakeries, inviting cafes and inspired restaurants plus original and eclectic boutiques, many family-owned businesses and beautiful parks - plus the convenience of any easy commute to the city.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(52 traveler reviews)

Charming, Convenient & Spacious 2BR Carroll Gardens Brownstone
average rating of 4.923077 based on 52 reviews
3

Location fabulous...plenty of room for 5 young people

  • 3 of 5

Although i know everyone has given this property five stars, I was not as impressed. That said, my daughter and friend thought the brownstone was fabulous and said they would rate it a 4. BTW the are 40. We had some issues with not receiving an email to tell us how to get in and therefore spent our first day arriving at 7am and then having no place to go. We had previously made arrangements to arrive early. Fortunately someone that was renting opened the front door and we put our luggage in and took off for Manhattan hoping to hear from the owners...we did, much later in the day. We stayed on the second floor, very narrow steps as you would imagine and had we not had our daughters with us, getting our luggage up would have been a problem. So my suggestion is unless you are young or very in shape or have no heavy luggage this is not the place for you. And...if you have people staying above you, which we did, and they have children...not a good combination. Although Jamie did ask them more than once to quiet down. Also the apartment seemed tired...sheets that wouldn't stay on the bed, tiebacks hanging by a string, sour smelling towels, a towel rack that kept falling off the wall. Again, just not my style. I have learned that a 5 star VRBO or Home Away rental is not the same as a hotel. Learn new things all the time and I just wish I had understood the rating system prior to renting this property. Again, I am 69 and have stayed in some wonderful places and may be a bit spoiled. Just in case you are in the same boat, thought it important that another side to a 5 star is also part of the reviews.

  • Submitted: Nov 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect location!

  • 5 of 5

This place was a godsend for our families to come together from 4 different countries for our son's wedding. We chose it for the location, park for our grandchildren, size, appearance and accommodating hosts. It fulfilled our hopes and we felt so at home there.

  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your very kind and positive review, Melinda! We are pleased to know that our home suited your needs during the exciting occasion that brought you all to Brooklyn. We hope to host you again in the future! Jamie
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5

Great location, beautiful part of Brooklyn

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay here. The apartment was beautiful and very clean. My favorite aspects of it was its little deck where my husband and I could sit outside at night, as well as the proximity to the park, subway and many restaurants and shops. We have three kids, so finding a place with actual beds for 5 seemed to be a challenge. And this place gave my oldest daughter a room of her own with a twin bed. And even though the owners were away during my visit, they were very quick to respond to emails.

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your kind words, Anna! We're so glad you enjoyed our apartment and the amenities of Carroll Gardens. Sitting outside in the quiet calm of the evening is one of our great pleasures too! Hope you'll come back one day. Jamie
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5

Happy Father's Day in Brooklyn

  • 5 of 5

For my first trip to New York to share Father's Day weekend with my daughters, this could not possibly gone any better. Staying in a quaint little brownstone in a beautiful neighborhood blocks away from some of the best bagels and pizza I have every eaten, Jamie and Joe provided us with a nice, clean, two bedroom apartment that gave us the feel of actually being residents. With a park across the street and restaurants nearby, we really didn't need to go to Manhattan, but we did and returned to our home to reinvigorate for the next day. Thank you Jamie and Joe. It was so nice to meet you and we have already decided that on our next trip there, we will be calling you again.

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A Perfect Location!

  • 4 of 5

Location, location, location! It was perfect! Only a two minute walk to the subway and a short ride into Manhattan. We were able to see everything on our wish list and when we weren't sightseeing, my daughter and I sat on the stoop and watched my young granddaughters playing in the park, the entrance to which was right across the road.

The apartment was very comfortable with three large rooms, living room, dining room and master bedroom. The second bedroom was small, but perfectly adequate for the girls. The kitchen and bathroom were both very small, accommodating only one person at a time, but I imagine this is standard for a house in this neighborhood.

We didn't see much of Joe and Jamie, but they were charming hosts, going above and beyond in helping with our luggage when we arrived and even lending us umbrellas one day. I would certainly consider staying here again should I ever get back to New York.

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Authentic Brooklyn experience - wonderful hosts....

  • 5 of 5

My husband & adult daughter stayed in the top unit of President Street & loved everything about it. The building is a restored brownstone with charm & character. The unit was clean, comfortable & beautifully decorated. We much prefer staying in an apartment & having the convenience of a kitchen as well as the extra space. Jamie & Joe were excellent hosts & went out of their way to address some minor glitches. We love that area of Brooklyn with great shops & restaurants (Frankie's, Luccali's) nearby & only a few subway stops from Manhattan. Our favorite thing to do was to walk up through Brooklyn Heights & the Promenade & across the Brooklyn Bridge. I would definitely recommend Jamie & Joe's place if you are visiting New York & don't want to feel like a tourist.

  • Submitted: Jan 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Suzanne, Thanks for staying with us! You are gracious guests. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit and the oddly warm weather. I do hope we'll see you again on a future visit. Jamie
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Map

Nearest Airport
12 Miles
LGA and JFK
Nearest Train
75 Metres
F/G Subway on corner
Car: not necessary

We are located 5 minutes by subway from lower Manhattan, 25 minutes to midtown and 20 minutes to Coney Island.

Other Activities: shopping, health/beauty spa, basketball court

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Rates & Availability

Carroll Gardens Townhome Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Holiday
Dec 15 2016 - Jan 4 2017
5 night minimum stay
$285
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter Rate
Jan 5 2017 - Mar 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$235
From
$250
Fri,Sat
$1,650
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$260
From
$270
Fri,Sat
$1,825
$5,850
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $100 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 9.3%

Nov 25-29 ... $275/night
December 20-Jan 5 ... $285/night
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Personal checks or cash also accepted.
Three night minimum.
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Carroll Gardens Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 950 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Town
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 twin/ single , Twin daybed in den off of large bedroom.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • outlet shopping
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling

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