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Spacious 1 Bedroom Apt, Prospect Hts/Park Slope, Modern Luxury! Sleeps 4.

Bedrooms 1
Space 750 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights


About the property

Light-filled 1 Bed, 1 Bath Floor Thru Apartment. Steps to Restaurants & Subway.

Enjoy a spacious, warm atmosphere, where old world charm and modern furnishings coexist peacefully. Live above the treetops, where natural light fills the room making it a perfect spot to sip your morning coffee, check your email over the wi-fi, and plan your day. After a day of sight-seeing or visiting with family, curl up on the sofa to watch TV or walk half a block to Vanderbilt Avenue to choose from some of Brooklyn's most delicious restaurants.

We have a fully furnished 1 bedroom apartment (750 sq ft floor thru) for nightly, weekly or monthly rental in our Brooklyn brownstone. The apartment is on the top floor of our brownstone, 3 flights of stairs up. The apartment can sleep up to 4 guests (2 adults, 2 children OR 3 adults). It has its own entrance, full kitchen, and full bath, which has been recently renovated. The bedroom has a King sized bed and the living room has a sofa bed with a very comfortable Queen size pull out. You can control your own heat and air-conditioning in both the living room and the bedroom. There are plentiful linens, pillows, and towels and more closet space than you will ever need.

Enjoy close proximity to your family, shops, eateries, and lower Manhattan; steps from Prospect Park, Grand Army Plaza. Subway: 2, 3, Q, B Trains are 2 blocks away; 15 minute subway ride or taxi to lower Manhattan.

In our neighborhood in Brooklyn, Prospect Heights, you get the best of both worlds: we are on a quiet tree-lined block, but we are also half a block away from Vanderbilt Avenue, where some of Brooklyn's hottest restaurants and bars are located: Olmsted, White Tiger, The Vanderbilt, - to name a few. Bakeries and cafes include Milk Bar, Joyce's Bakeshop, and Little Cupcake Shop. We are 2 blocks away from Grand Army Plaza, the entrance to Prospect Park, in Prospect Heights. We are a 10 minute walk to Barclays Center, the Brooklyn Museum, and the Brooklyn Botanic Gardens. All the amazing Brooklyn neighborhoods that you have heard about are easily accessible: Williamsburg, Park Slope, Ft. Greene, Red Hook, Cobble Hill, 5th Ave, Smith Street.

More Details

Rita & Adam
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 13, 2018


Prospect Heights Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 750 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Bathroom recently renovated. Shower only, no bathtub.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • Living room sofa pulls out to a very comfortable Queen size Bed
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • wheelchair inaccessible


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Spacious 1 Bedroom Apt, Prospect Hts/Park Slope, Modern Luxury! Sleeps 4.
average rating of 4.9411764 based on 17 reviews
Las Vegas, Nevada

Very nice and comfortable unit.

  • 5 of 5

Recommend this unit to anyone.

  • Submitted: Jan 15, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Buenos Aires, Argentina

The quality makes the difference!

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is as described, very nice and charming. On a lovely tree lined street, very quiet and safe neighborhood, easy to walk to/from the subway (2 different subways stops nearby - 5 minutes walk) to access to anything we wanted.

The apartment was clean, tidy and very comfortable, with lots of natural light. The bedroom has an excellent size and a king size bed to rest after a long day walking/visiting Manhattan with night table at each side with a lamp, 3 closets for clothing and luggage, a chest of drawers (very useful), cotton towels and linens very white, nice and soft, air conditioner on the bedroom and living/kitchen area. The bathroom has lots of natural light and the shower works perfectly. The open kitchen has everything you need if you want to cook (pans, utensil, microwave, oven and very spacious), the fridge is big and works perfect (essential in summer time) and has also a minifridge beside the dishwasher. The sofa that turns in a queen size bed is very comfortable as well.

All plugs, fridge and kitchen cupboard have safety for children.

There is nearby a good supermarket, Laundromat, restaurants and cafeterias.

Rita and Adam have been wonderful hosts, very easy to contact with. They contacted us prior the arrival. Rita was there when we arrived to welcome us and showed us the apartment. They were not intrusive and were very friendly. We highly recommend this comfortable and beautiful apartment in Prospect Heights.

Thank you Rita and Adam! It has been a pleasure been at your home.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful apartment

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was clean and stylish and QUIET. Rita was so very accommodating with my need for flexible dates which then needed last minute extending. I loved the neighborhood and how comfortable it was to walk...everywhere. I've desired a place that I would "look forward" to returning on my visits to daughter and family. And now I've found it!!!

  • Submitted: Feb 23, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place in Brooklyn

  • 5 of 5

Clean, comfortable bed. Host VERY helpful. Would highly recommend for a stay in Brooklyn. Five Star

  • Submitted: Dec 5, 2016
  • Stayed: November 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Jupiter, FL

Great Location and Nice Accomodation

  • 4 of 5

On a lovely tree lined street, this apartment is centrallly located in a bustling neighborhood filled with restaurants, coffee shops, markets, pharmacy near Prospect Park, and subways for easy access to NYC. The apartment itself is clean, sunny and bright tho a tad small for more than one person. The furniture, except the bed, is uncomfortable and access is by 3 steep flights of stairs.

  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2016
  • Stayed: November 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you enjoyed your stay and location of the apartment. Prospect Heights is truly a gem of a neighborhood! As described in the listing, this floor-through apartment is about 750 square feet: a large one bedroom by New York City standards and more than adequate for 2 people. The apartment is over two times as large as a typical hotel room in any part of the US. (The roll out sofa bed gives an option for more than 2 people to stay.) Also, as described in the listing, there is a stoop outside and 2 flights of very typical stairs to get to the apartment. (I've been to Amsterdam and seen "steep" stairs - ours do not compare to that!) This is standard in NYC/Brooklyn. But if stairs are a problem, guests should definitely look for another option! Brownstone living is vertical living. On the upside, you are staying above the treetops and get tons of light! :)
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  • 5 of 5

My wife and I have stayed at about 10 different VRBO apartments in the NYC area (Manhattan and Brooklyn) over the past years, and this one was the best. Nice large bedroom with an excellent king size bed that was the most comfortable I have ever slept on in a hotel or vacation rental. A marvelous bath, and a nice living/ dining/ kitchen area. Very clean. It was everything we wanted. Close to two different subway lines with access to anything we wanted, mostly museums and the theater. Adam and Rita were wonderful hosts. They were there when we had a question, but otherwise non intrusive. We highly recommend this Park Slope apartment.

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: not necessary

The brownstone is on a quiet tree lined block in Prospect Heights, one of the hottest neighborhoods in Brooklyn. Our home is steps from Vanderbilt Ave - where there are plenty of restaurants, bars, cafes, organic grocers and bakeries. Within a 10-15 minute walk, you've got easy access to Subway (3 stops/20 min to lower Manhattan!), Prospect Park, Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn Museum, Botanical Gardens, and Barclays Center. Other Brooklyn neighborhoods you might want to check out are also a walk or quick cab ride away: Park Slope, Ft. Greene, Dumbo, Red Hook, Williamsburg.

Enjoy close proximity to trains: 2, 3, Q, B Trains are 2 blocks away and 15 minutes from lower Manhattan.

In our immediate neighborhood of Prospect Heights, everything less than a 10 minute walk:

Foodtown - huge, newly renovated grocery store with large selection of organic and specialty goods.

Joyce Bakeshop, Little Cupcake Shop - baked goods, coffee

Amorina Cucina - casual Italian, pizzas, pastas

Olmsted - dinner

Olde Bagel Shoppe - bagels, coffee

Milk Bar - breakfast/lunch/salads, Australian coffees

Ample Hills Ice Cream - legendary!

Stocked - take-out or eat-in lunch bar

Maya Taqueria - take-out burritos

White Tiger - Korean food, lunch/dinner

The Vanderbilt - dinner/cocktails (pricey, but casual)

Zaytoons - falafel, shwarma

Branded - bar, gay-friendly/mixed

Bar Chuko - bar snacks and bar

Woodwork - sports bar

Weather Underground - hip bar, nice backyard

Washington Commons - dive bar

Sunshine Co - lunch/dinner (same owners as Milk bar above)

Tooker Alley - hip bar, fun cocktails

Lincoln Station - best egg sandwiches, take-out or eat-in lunch bar

Fausto - Italian, wood buring oven

Geido - sushi, closed Mon/Tues

Ki Sushi - pricier, delicious


Antonio’s pizza for a quick slice of pizza

DNY Natural Land for fresh produce

Crunch Gym (day pass option available)

Delivery: Yamato (sushi, Chinese dishes), Taro Sushi, Maya Taqueria, Joy Indian, Purbird (Southern Chicken and sides), Morgans BBQ, Zaytoons (Mediterranean)

Grand Army Plaza

Prospect Park

Barclays Center

Brooklyn Botanic Gardens

Brooklyn Museum

Brooklyn Flea

Most other fun Brooklyn neighborhoods are a 20-30 minute walk from our place (or $10-15 cab): Ft. Greene, Williamsburg, Red Hook, Brooklyn Heights, Cobble Hill, Smith Street, 5th Ave. Amazing restaurants and shops abound!!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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