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GREAT LOCATION!!!! HISTORIC BROWNSTONE Next to Park!!!

Sleeps2
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
apartment
Sleeps
2
Bedrooms
Studio
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 - 4 nights

Description

Central Park West Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Only 20 steps to Central Park. The Subway (B, C Lines), and Cross town Bus are around the corner on 81st Street next to the Museum of Natural History, and Rose Planetarium. 'Museum Mile' the City's most prestigious Museums: Met, Guggenheim, Cooper Hewitt, Jewish, New York are across the Park. Some of the most authentic and affordable restaurants are on Columbus and Amsterdam Avenues, one block away.

The Studio is fully equipped, however if there are any additional needs, or information, the owners are in the building, and would be most anxious to make your stay more enjoyable and complete.

Keywords: Apartment, Flat, Studio

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Linda
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
December 6, 2016
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About Linda

We relocated from California over 30 years ago, and love New York, especially the Upper West Side. The park is our backyard. We picnic, run, bike, play tennis, attend free concerts, and shows. Winters in our 'backyard' often allows us to sled, ski, and skate.

We love dining, and are so fortunate to have every type of cuisine and ethnicity within walking distance from our home.

Travels away from home take to exotic locations to explore, and play. Scuba diving is one of many passions, as well as skiing, and Yankees Baseball.

Linda purchased this apartment in 1994

What makes this apartment unique

Ground Floor Apartment, approx 400 Sf, in small intimate historic building with 10 units. Quiet and private with all the excitement of the big city.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hi Linda,



I stayed at your vacation rental apartment for three days the second week in May, and have been meaning to e-mail you to say thank you. Sorry this is a belated thank you, but it's been crazy-busy here.

The apartment was absolutely immaculate and lovely, better than I could have imagined. I was impressed at how thoughtfully you had stocked the fridge and supplied all sorts of toilettries in the bathroom. And I loved having that wonderful big bathtub to soak in the day that I walked from W 83rd all the way down to 21st Street and back again! The neighbourhood was great - so conveniently located -- and I always felt safe, even when walking home from supper at the nearby restaurants in the evening after dark.



I've kept your contact info to give to any friends who might be wanting to visit your wonderful city, and if I'm lucky enough to be able to return to NYC, I will definitely be contacting you again to stay at your apartment.



Thanks again for making my days on my own in NYC safe and comfortable.



Very best regards,

RTF
May 2011
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Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(81 traveler reviews)

GREAT LOCATION!!!! HISTORIC BROWNSTONE Next to Park!!!
average rating of 4.9259257 based on 83 reviews
Baton Rouge
5

Perfect location for a wonderful stay in New York. Wonderful hosts

  • 5 of 5

My daughter and I spent five days in this wonderful apartment. It was so convenient to the subway and to the wonders that make up the Upper West Side. Perfect location for going into downtown and for the balloon inflation and parade. The apartment was comfortable with everything you need inside including extras like bottles water in the frig. They even dropped off a Thanksgiving treat. We would definately stay there again if our travles return to the city

  • Submitted: Nov 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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5

Another Wonderful Visit to NYC

  • 5 of 5

This has been our third visit to NYC and stay in this wonderful Studio Apartment. Location is perfect, apartment is stocked with everything needed and Linda and Steve are wonderful hosts. We will certainly be back next year. Darlene and Paul

  • Submitted: Nov 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Austin, TX
5

Studio in a great location

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our week's stay in this studio on the Upper West Side. Linda and Steve are helpful hosts and the location, near restaurants and the subway, couldn't be better. We hope to return soon.

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Alpharetta, GA
5

Linda was a gracious host. Her home was welcoming and had everything we needed. Highly recommend

  • 5 of 5

Very clean space and had all the items needed to feel like home. Acccomadating hosts

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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Carrollton
5

Small but adequate apartment, conveniently located

  • 5 of 5

The owners, Linda and Steve, greeted us on arrival and familiarized us with the first floor apartment. We were to spend 8 active days seeing as much of New York as possible, so we were not looking for much more than a bed and a shower. However, we were quite pleased with the homey and comfortable atmosphere - even the Murphy bed was fine. Linda had stocked the place with candy and snacks, everything was clean and there were plenty of towels, linens, etc. The location is less than half a block from Central Park, and only a block and a half from the subway, (which means easy access to just about everything once you get the hang of it - we went to Ground Zero, Broadway, the Village and Brooklyn with no problems). The A/C kept us cool, (which suited us as NYC was having somewhat of a heat wave!) The neighborhood is great, and we had no problems whatsoever. We would stay again if possible, and would not hesitate to recommend the apartment to any couple looking for a serviceable, handy place to stay for a weekend or a week while exploring Manhattan or all of New York City. Thanks, Linda and Steve, for your hospitality!

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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5

Perfect apartment, great location, fabulous host.

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is beautiful and exactly as shown in the photos. It is small, but so well set out that it doesn't feel at all cramped and has one of the most comfortable beds I've slept in. Linda is lovely and made my daughter and I feel very welcome. She gave us all the information we needed about getting around NY and suggestions on what to see and do. It is literally a (New York) minute walk from Central Park, a 3 minute walk from the Museum of Natural History and closest subway and the Met is just across the park on the east side. The area has many restaurants and interesting shops within a short walk. We loved coming back to the apartment at the end of each day exploring the city. I highly recommend Linda's and Steve's apartment while visiting New York.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Map

Nearest Train
B or C Museum of Natural History
Car: not necessary

Step into Central Park for a picnic or sledding. Take a run around the famous Jackie Onassis Reservoir or Rent bikes and spin around the Park Drive. Walk to famous museums in 15 minutes.

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Rates & Availability

Central Park West Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Christmas
Dec 22 2016 - Dec 27 2016
4 night minimum stay
$255
 
 
New Years
Dec 29 2016 - Jan 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
Winter
Jan 10 2017 - Mar 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
$175
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$185
$1,225
$4,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 8.88%

RATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE UNTIL RESERVATION CONFIRMATION. NEW YORK HOTEL TAX IS IN ADDITION TO RENTAL AMOUNT. $40.00 IS RETAINED FROM $200.00 SECURITY DEPOSIT FOR CLEANING AND LAUNDRY.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Central Park West Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 400 sq. ft.
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • Queen size Beds (1) Murphy Bed with cozy comforter, and above bed lighting.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • tennis
Notes:
IPod Station/hook-up, Reading LIbrary

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