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Solid oak dining table right next to the open kitchen.

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Last updated: 07/26/2016
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Our beautiful, art-filled garden apartment is now available for holiday rental!
Just two blocks from the subway and several grocery stores, smack in the middle of happening Harlem, walking distance to Columbia University, nine blocks from Central Park, it occupies the garden floor of the house we live in. We are a European-American family, and well familiar with both ways of life, so you will have no surprises!

Walk through your private entrance garden into the living room. With a large screen TV and a comfortable pull out couch, it can serve as your second bedroom. A large massive oak dining table accommodates up to six people for your own Harlem dinner party! The kitchen is fully stocked, and a dishwasher takes care of the clean up. A long art-filled gallery leads to the back of the apartment, were your bedroom overlooks the quiet garden. The bathroom has a jacuzzi tub! And your huge walk-in closet will house all of your clothes along with the suitcases, skis, golfing gear, whatever!

Off the bedroom you can work in your own studio, a tiny enclave where you can write your emails, browse the web or start that novel you have been thinking of writing. Internet access is free! From the studio you can pop into the ivy-covered garden, with its hammock, large dining table and flowering vines.


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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 1
  • 1050 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    We have a pack and play for the tiny ones, and a stroller ready for you....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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  • King size bed with Goose-down bedding, and cotton covers- no polyester here!...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub

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  • Jacuzzi, shower, and clean white design in this large bathroom.

Other Amenities

  • PLEASE NOTE THAT MY MAXIMUM OCCUPANCY IS 4 GUESTS!

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable:

    All the channels you could wish for. Now get out of the house!...moreless

  • Television:

    53' wide-screen ultra flat Tv in the living room....moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Dining

  • Dining:

    Large solid oak dining room table....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    In bedroom....moreless

  • Garage:

    On 116th street, for an additional charge...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Wifi enabled. Enter the password, and go!...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    100% cotton ...moreless

  • Living Room:

    TV with cable, pull out sofa, comfortable chairs....moreless

  • Parking:

    In front of the house there is almost always a spot on the street....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    100% cotton...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Stove-top espresso maker....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Assorted stylish selection enough for a dinner party for 6....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Quiet- what else do you need to know?...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Quiet dishwasher, pots, pans, stove-top espresso maker, and all basic herbs and cooking implements!...moreless

  • Oven:

    Gas oven....moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Herbs, oils, soap, and sundry....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Not American-size huge, but still bigger than most european ones!...moreless

  • Stove:

    Gas stove with four burners....moreless

  • Toaster:

    Yes! It toasts!...moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Your private deck with a small dining area....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Shared garden space- we also come out there, but chances are you'll be alone....moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
$225
$1,450 $5,000

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $79
  • Fee in case of lost key $60
  • Cleaning Fee $80
  • Taxes Not included

Owner's cancellation policy:

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


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Last updated: 07/26/2016
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Location

  • La Bodega 47

    "A Mainstay of the Harlem In crowd- and our local hangout!"

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  • Settepani

    "Lovely Italian restaurant- you'll keep going back!"

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  • Katrina Parris Flowers

    "Gorgeous flowers for your special date in the city!"

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  • Il caffe latte

    "Don't feel like making breakfast? Well, sit down at this local cafe and enjoy local style a..."

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  • Red Rooster Harlem

    "Do I really have to tell you??? GO THERE!!"

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  • Harlem Shake

    "Burgers and shakes, and great local flavor!"

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  • Cedric French Bistro

    "Fabulous french food and great European atmosphere!"

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  • Patisserie Des Ambassades

    "Real french croissants, great atmosphere, a piece of Paris smack in the middle of Harlem!"

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  • El Museo del Barrio

  • Rao's Restaurant

    "The real thing, the original! Pack some heat! You won't get in anyway, unless you have that..."

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  • Patsy's Pizza--Murray Hill

    "For New York, this is the best pizza. An old mainstay of uptown, you can't go wrong to go a..."

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  • Ricky's NYC

    "Need shampoo? Or black nail polish and argan oil? Well, this is the place. Then go over t..."

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  • Jado Sushi

    "Nobu's place place is delicious, especially if you go early and not on a weekend night. The..."

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  • Polash Indian Restaurant

    "Fabulous take-out food! If you don't feel like cooking, and don't feel like going out, just..."

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17.8 Miles
Nearest Airport
JFK
0.1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Bodega 47
10 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Staten Island Ferry
7.3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Van Cortland Park Golf Course
0.15 Miles
Nearest Train
2/3 subway
3.4 Miles
Nearest Motorway
9A Henry Hudson Parkway
0.1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Settepani
83 Miles
Nearest Ski
Shawnee
27 Miles
Nearest Beach
Long Beach

Car: Not Necessary

Harlem is the most happening neighborhood in New York right now! Have you eaten at Red Rooster? Have you listened to Jazz at Cecil's? Have you gone to church at St. John the Divine? Have you visited Columbia University? Have you seen the New York Marathon? Have you checked out Amateur Night at the Apollo? Have you biked around Central Park? Have you been to the Guggenheim? All these are within 15 walking minutes from our house!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2001

About the owner: World-traveler, born in Germany, multi-lingual, renowned designer with my own company- and yes, I renovated this apartment! We live right upstairs!

Why the Owner Chose Upper Manhattan, New York, NY, USA:
Harlem is my love. Since I was a kid, I thought of Harlem as this great, multi-cultural place- and I was not wrong! Anyone who lives in Manhattan would love to live here, with our beautiful old townhouses and lush gardens!

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
This house was a blank canvas when we bought it- nothing to stop my implementing my ideas of a modern, clean, high-end designed home.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, german, italian, mandarin, Schwitzerdütsch!
 

Photos

  • Solid oak dining table right next to the open kitchen.

    Solid oak dining table right next to the open kitchen.

  • Looking from the entrance into the open living room and the big dining area.

    Looking from the entrance into the open living room and the big dining area.

  • The open kitchen has everything you need for cooking!

    The open kitchen has everything you need for cooking!

  • Modern bathroom with Jacuzzi, shower and Artemide lighting.

    Modern bathroom with Jacuzzi, shower and Artemide lighting.

  • The bedroom overlooks the quiet, sunny garden- you may never get out of bed!

    The bedroom overlooks the quiet, sunny garden- you may never get out of bed!

  • A huge, pristine walk-in closet with a large chest of drawers.

    A huge, pristine walk-in closet with a large chest of drawers.

  • Next to the bedroom you will find your own writing studio.

    Next to the bedroom you will find your own writing studio.

  • Art by a famous Harlem artist in the writing studio with a desk by USM Haller!

    Art by a famous Harlem artist in the writing studio with a desk by USM Haller!

  • The back of the house.

    The back of the house.

  • Welcome to Harlem!

    Welcome to Harlem!

  • Green and clean- the front yard.

    Green and clean- the front yard.

  • Welcome to Harlem!

    Welcome to Harlem!

  • The living room sofa converts to a queen-size sofa-bed for additional guests.

    The living room sofa converts to a queen-size sofa-bed for additional guests.

  • The gallery with a collection of original oil paintings.

    The gallery with a collection of original oil paintings.

  • The bathroom features original artwork and USM Haller furniture.

    The bathroom features original artwork and USM Haller furniture.

  • Art and beautiful furniture, and a king size bed, in this light-filled oasis.

    Art and beautiful furniture, and a king size bed, in this light-filled oasis.

  • The bedroom features an enormous oil painting and seating area.

    The bedroom features an enormous oil painting and seating area.

  • The beautiful clean writing studio overlooks the garden.

    The beautiful clean writing studio overlooks the garden.

  • Our patrician townhouse- your entrance is on the garden level.

    Our patrician townhouse- your entrance is on the garden level.

  • Your personal patio for breakfast!

    Your personal patio for breakfast!

  • Your own, private entrance.

    Your own, private entrance.

  • A few steps up, and you are off!

    A few steps up, and you are off!

  • The beauty of Central Park is a few minutes away.

    The beauty of Central Park is a few minutes away.

VRBO #566619

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Tuesday, July 26, 2016

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  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english, french, german, italian, mandarin, Schwitzerdütsch!
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