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Simply Amazing! Perfect location and has one of the best views in New York City.

Bedrooms 1
Space 500 sq ft
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

Location, Perfect Views, Tons of Light, Flawless Apartment, Near Everything

This is a beautiful 1BR in a perfect location, that can easily accommodate up to 3 people. Far better than a tiny hotel room in the NYC for less money.

The apartment is located in Lower East Side of Manhattan. It's a wonderful “pre-war” building and is a six story, elevator building. You will be staying a few blocks from SoHo (Best Shopping), the East Village (Best Restaurants) and the LES (Best Nightlife) in New York City. You are a 15 Min Subway or Cab ride from Rockefeller Center, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, 5th Avenue, Central Park, The Apple Store, FAO Schwarz, New York's Museums, Broadway shows, Children's Zoo and other attractions. Buses are only one block in any direction and Subway trains are a scant two blocks away (about a two minute walk).

• 5th floor, elevator (View of the Empire State Building)

• Apartment is 500 sf

• 6 Huge windows

• Hardwood floors throughout

• Individual AC/Heat controls

• There are very few personal belongings and no clutter

• Queen large bedroom

• Full size tub and shower

• Spanish tile floors

• Luxury cotton towels

• Laundry in the basement

• 1 Huge open Queen size bedroom (Queen-Sized Plush Top Bed)

• 1 Full size pull out sleeper sofa

• 600 thread count cotton sheets and down comforters

• New modern furnishings

• 1 x LED HDTV

• Digital HD cable with all premium channels including on-demand

• Playstation 3 and games

• High speed WiFi included

• Full spacious kitchen

• Tile kitchen and bathroom floors

• Refrigerator

• Full range

• Microwave

• Coffee maker

• Very nice pots, pans, plates, glass, etc

• Ample closet and dresser space

• Iron and ironing board

The apartment is also close to many excellent family friendly restaurants as well as a Starbucks on the corner! Additionally, there are several small local markets for supplies and a Whole Foods 5 blocks away for all your shopping needs. The local Pharmacy is one block away and parking is abundant in our area and generally costs about $35 per day.

****The apartment will be professionally cleaned and ready to enjoy upon your arrival.

More Details

Jake Allen
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 23, 2018


Lower East Side Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Games
  • Video Library ...
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries


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(25 traveler reviews)

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Simply Amazing! Perfect location and has one of the best views in New York City.
average rating of 4.64 based on 25 reviews

great location, easy to access

  • 3 of 5

Jake's place is cozy, with easy access to great restaurants, transportation and fun stuff. If you are a fan of Chinatown and all it holds, then you are in the right place. Walk north on Orchard and you have your pick of boutiques, brunch, and night spots.

That said, Delancey street is loud and busy, doubtless the way it has always been. But getting to sleep at night requires that you acclimatize to the noise or get ear plugs.

It was really fun staying in the LES and Jake was easy to reach and very helpful.

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great neighborhood , lovely, comfortable, sunny apartment with great windows.

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay and would come back again.

  • Submitted: Mar 24, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Roger Glad you enjoyed your stay and I would totally have you back again. I felt like I went the extra mile and was always there when you needed something. That and it sure seemed like you loved the apartment, so I'm a little surprised by only 4 stars, but that's okay. Thank you for being wonderful guests and I wish you the best. Jake
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Great cozy stay on the Lower East Side

  • 5 of 5

Jake's place is absolutely wonderful. Great location, close to iconic New York restaurants and bars. There are multiple subway stations in walking distance. The apartment has a comfortable bed and a homey feel. We were pleased to find some umbrellas in the apartment so we did not have to buy one. Jake's made himself easy to reach through text, so communication was not a problem. The only drawback is the apartment is on a busy street and it can be loud during the weekend nights. Overall I enjoyed Jake's apartment a lot and it made for a perfect vacation home.

  • Submitted: Mar 9, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice apartment, great neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is cozy but nicer and larger than a typical hotel room. Roomy comfortable bedroom.

  • Submitted: Jan 18, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful week in NYC at this great apartment!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I spent 5 nights at Jake's apartment and it was excellent. The reviews from prior renters were spot on. The apartment is clean and gives you plenty of room to spread out, beats a hotel room any day. The building is quiet and we never heard any noise of people walking above us or in the neighboring apartments. Everything from coffee to spices and toilet paper are there. The views from the many windows are just beautiful. The bed is comfortable and there are ample blankets for those chilly nights. As to be expected, the nighttime honking and noise were present but we bought ear plugs which helped.

The apartment is close to two subway stations, one being about 600 feet away. These are main lines so there is no having to switch trains to get anywhere. We bought an unlimited weekly pass for $32 and it was a great way to travel. There are many delicious restaurants in the area surrounding the apartment, just walk a block or two and you have your choice of every type of food imaginable. The burgers at Hair of the Dog were the best we have ever eaten. There is a pie store about 200 feet from the apartment that sells from scratch pie that is to die for. A whole foods is about 1/2 a mile away and a 24 hour grocery is in the next block.

The key pickup is a wonderful company about a block away, City Co Pilot, and you can leave your bags there for $10 each after or before checkout/in. We did it both days and it was great if you have a later flight.

  • Submitted: Dec 12, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Absolutely Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

I have to give a 5 star review for Jakes apartment because I am beyond satisfied and I'm so glad I chose his apartment! I just arrived home after spending 6 days in Jakes apartment. I have to say that this apartment is in the most perfect location possible! We were within minutes walking distance to train stations, as well as just a short walk into Chinatown and Little Italy. It was the perfect size and again, location, PHENOMENAL! Jake was a great host although he couldnt make it for us to meet him in person, he used a key service for us to pick up and drop off our keys which was literally just a block down the street and easy to use, with friendly staff (as an added bonus, for $10 per bag they will hold your bag for you all day, if you arrive way before your check in time, so this was very convenient for us considering our plane arrived WAY earlier than expected). Jake responded to my texts within a reasonable amount of time if I had a question, and he gave me a great recommendation of restaurants. I would love to stay in Jakes apartment every time I visit New York!

Choose this apartment and you will not be disappointed :)

  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
JFK, LaGuardia, Newark
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Staten Island Ferry
Nearest Train
0.1 Miles
F or M Train
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Car: not necessary

Neighborhood is extraordinarily hip and fun.

• Tons of the newest clubs, restaurants and bars

• Right next to Soho, East Village/Alphabet City, and Chinatown

• Within 3-5 blocks of 3 subway lines (4/5/6, F/V, B/D)

• Perfect view of the Empire State Building


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $90

25% non-refundable advance payment at time of booking with remainder due 30 days prior to stay.

Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice
Accept: Visa, Mastercard, and Discover

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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