Charming and Spacious Garden Apt. 2 Stops from Midtown!(64 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:1-2 nights
- Property type:Townhome
- Pets considered:Ask Owner
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Townhome, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 5-6)
Only 3 blocks to 1 train and 5 blocks to A, B, C, D, trains and express is 2 stops (to midtown -Columbus Circle- you can be there in 20 min from your front door), 3 stops to Times Square! There is also a bus that stops on the corner leading directly to Museum Mile, Central Park, The Cloisters, and all over.
This historic home has been completely renovated and recently upgraded, with quality, classic rustic furnishings, lots of room and beautiful original details: decorative fireplace, wood floors, as well as exposed brick, all tiled kitchen and bath, premium fixtures. There is high-speed internet, premium cable with many movie channels, central air, radiant heat.
In season, the peaceful, landscaped outdoor patio affords a wonderful respite and place to relax in between outings or for a nice coffee in the morning. It also is like a second living room and provides a whole other place to sit and regroup.
We are in a classic Harlem neighborhood, with beautifully detailed historic homes to view, great new restaurants, cafes and craft beer pubs right around the corner, easy access to all of Manhattan and the rest of the city. The subways are lively late at night so recommended even into the wee hours, and the parking is easier than in most of the city (we can guide you to free street parking on the block). Plenty of grocery shopping nearby. We live on the premises in the rest of the brownstone and can provide directions, restaurant advice, babysitting, anything needed.
West Harlem is a magical neighborhood so convenient to the rest of Manhattan yet with a history and a feel all its own. We are 2 stops away from midtown, but on a beautiful block with trees and up on a hill, where you can feel the sea breeze from the Hudson, and can walk down to the river's edge for a picnic or get to a bike path that can take you all the way down to lower Manhattan.
Explore Hamilton Heights landmark district, Sugar Hill, Striver's Row. We are so close to many major teaching institutions such as Columbia University, City College, Barnard, Teacher's College, Jewish Theological Seminary, Manhattan School of Music, Columbia Presbyterian. We are very near some gorgeous sights such as The Cloisters, St. John the Divine, Fort Tryon Park, and to such landmarks as the Morris Jumel Mansion and the Apollo Theater.
It is a diverse and vibrant area with plenty of history and charm, a great vantage point from which to explore the whole city.
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Member since: 2010
- 750 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Private Chef
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Low Allergen Environment
- Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6, Beds for 5-6
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- outdoor back patio, private chef upstairs for hire
- Books For Kids
- Games For Kids
- Away From It All
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Ice Skating
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Air Conditioning
- Alarm Clock
- Basic Soaps
- Clothes Dryer
- Computer Available
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Laundry Soap
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Mobile Phone
- Paper Towels
- Parking On Street
- Security System
- Sofa Bed
- Toilet Paper
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Wireless Internet
- 4 Ring Stove
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items
- Lawn / Garden
- Housekeeper Optional
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Feb 1 - Mar 3, 2017
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning fee $75
- Refundable Damage Deposit $300
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Car: Not Necessary
There is swimming available at nearby Riverbank State Park, and there are amazing bike paths all the way up and down Manhattan. We are very near other attractions including The Cloisters, Abyssinian Church, St. John the Divine, Dinosaur BBQ, several nice local restaurants are available and a great new craft beer bar called Harlem Public.
Year Purchased: 2008
About the owner: We are in the food business and in construction. We are happy to help with travel plans and advice on food destinations and more.
Why the Owner Chose Upper Manhattan, New York, NY, USA:
This is a remarkably convenient location full of friendly families, beautiful blocks, and very pleasant to live in.
The Unique Benefits at this Townhome:
The amount of space, the quality of the original detail and furnishings, the generous outdoor area, the amazing neighbors and the convenience have all made this a great choice for us.
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sunny bedroom in its summer outfit with back door onto garden patio
sleek, tiled kitchen, washer/dryer
3 minutes away to local wining and dining
Marble table on back patio with view of garden
View of single bed and grand mirror near King bed in bedroom - light and movable
view of friary across the street
Hip craft beer bar around the corner
gleaming luxury fixtures
rustic furnishings/ bedroom detail
another view of entrance to the apt
Classic furnishings, twin bed, exposed brick in BR
flat screen TV with cable
Beautiful details in living room, super spacious!
Row of more historic brownstones next door
Excellent wood fired pizza at Fumo, a couple of blocks away
View from garden to back patio outside bedroom
modern bathroom, vintage sink
View of houses across the street
The Grange = nice modern restaurant 2 blocks away
View from bedroom out into kitchen and towards living room
Original fireplace in living room detail
front gate detail
This listing was first published here in 2010.
Date last modified - Monday, February 20, 2017
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