2 Bedroom 2 Bath Luxury Condo. Great for singles, couples, families. Sleeps 4 very comfortably.
Directly outside of NYC, 15 minutes to midtown Manhattan, bus is 2 blocks away. Very close to the sites and excitement of the city yet a quiet oasis.
Located in St. Michael's Walk, a unique, secluded tree-lined gated community in the heart of Union City, next to Hoboken. The residences were recently built on the grounds of the St. Michael's Church, originally a thriving, beautiful monastery. This tranquil cul-de-sac setting feels like private spacious homes with the convenience of condominium living including landscaped grounds, and a private park where children can play, or for relaxing. It is amazing how close we are to NYC yet this is truly a park-like setting.
Parking for one car and street parking available.
Directly outside of Manhattan, very fast drive to midtown Manhattan, 2 blocks to the bus to midtown Manhattan, PATH subway available in nearby Hoboken. Buses & PATH run 24/7. Very close to all major highways in the area. Perfect transportation access to commuting or travel needs or city fun.
A wide range of international shopping, restaurants, grocers & a large supermarket are within walking distance. You'll find excellent prices compared to NYC and Hoboken. In nearby Hoboken, a 10 minute drive puts you directly on the Hudson River. There you will find natural foods grocers, gourmet dining, boutiques, vibrant nightlife and gorgeous views of NYC. Also PATH subway & ferry service to NYC.
Union City is located directly outside of NYC with many people commuting to Manhattan due to the ease and proximity of the commute. It is easily accessible by public transportation with several options for getting into NYC and other parts of NJ. NJ Transit and independent commuter vans known as jitneys traverse the city 24 hours a day seven days a week.
Many people use the jitneys because they are always available running every few minutes without a schedule. You just hop on. The price of these express buses is $3 on board, and $2.50 if you buy tickets at ticket window #23 at Port Authority Bus Terminal. There are several bus routes into Port Authority bus terminal located in midtown on 42nd Street. it is one bus ride directly into NYC.
For buses other than the jitneys go to the NJ Transit website, under bus schedules type in Origin: Union City in Hudson County, Desination: New York City. You will see the schedule and price.
From where I live you can take also take buses to Journal Square or Hoboken and catch the PATH subway depending upon where you need to go in Manhattan.
Transportation to Manhattan is available via the Lincoln Tunnel, & the Holland Tunnel. You can also go by car to the ferry or walk to the Light rail if you are not in a hurry for a different experience of getting into NYC.
You can do a search of your own by typing in Union City to NYC, Hoboken, Jersey City, Secaucus, and Weekhawken.
The New Jersey Turnpike and the Garden State Parkway are only minutes away. Union City can be reached directly via Turnpike Exit16E northbound, or Exit 17 south bound by simple following the directions out of the toll booth to Kennedy Boulevard. Once you have reached Kennedy Boulevard you are in Union City.
OPEN & SPACIOUS KITCHEN/DINING ROOM/ LIVING ROOM AREA
GOURMET CHEF'S KITCHEN, fully stocked for all cooking needs; stainless steel refrigerator, stainless gas stove, dishwasher, microwave. Extensive chef tools; mixer, blender, food processor, complete dinnerware cutlery, glassware, bakeware, and linens.
LIVING ROOM very spacious with a sunny bay window, a large Ultrasuede couch and chaise longue decked with comfy pillows. A TV, DVD player, CD player and stereo receiver are at your disposal. The couch can be used as an extra bed. There is also a blow-up twin mattress and a small folding mattress for your use.
DINING ROOM part of open living/dining room space. Beautiful stainless steel dining room table and leather chairs fits 8. Another vintage wooden table and chairs by the bay window seats 4.
MASTER BEDROOM SUITE queen sized bed, adjoins master bathroom (see description below), large mirrored closet, dresser, TV, radio/CD player, desk for computer, sewing machine.
LUXURY PRIVATE MARBLE BATHROOM adjoins Master Bedroom; marble walls and floors, granite countertops, 2 sinks, an oversized bathtub, and a full wall mirror with cosmetic lighting.
SMALL 2ND BEDROOM with comfy queen fold-out futon, clothing rack, small tables, shelves, art books.
2ND BATHROOM adjacent to the living room includes bathtub/shower and very large mirror with cosmetic lighting.
CENTRAL A/C & HEATING
WASHER/DRYER IN UNIT
GROUND FLOOR UNIT
2 TV'S, CABLE TV AND TV IN BEDROOM
TOWELS AND BEDDING PROVIDED
TABLETOP AND LINENS PROVIDED
FULLY EQUIPPED KITCHEN WITH ALL FOR COOKING AND DINING
PARKING FOR ONE CAR AND STREET PARKING
All condo amenities are available for your use. This is a very equipped condo.
When you arrive you will be given the keys and a tour of the condo so that you have all you need for a very comfortable stay. We will also be available for contact during your stay for any needs that arise, and we will be there at the end of your stay to collect the keys.
Diverse and fabulous shopping and restaurants at great prices, terrific views of Manhattan from several locations, close to Hoboken which has a beautiful waterfront. Incredible proximity to NYC yet very quiet and safe.
Whether you use great public transportation or choose to rent a car you will be perfectly situated for visiting the exciting sites of New York City, the NJ shore and other NJ locations, and other pretty country areas and sites
If you enjoy cooking and want to save money the kitchen is very well equipped. The neighborhood offers a diverse cultural assortment of grocery stores and supermarkets at terrific prices. Great bakeries, and coffee shops too. If you choose to eat out, there are many great restaurants. Recommmendations for you will be provided.