Guest Apartment in the Heart of Carroll Gardens(19 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:Apartment
- Pets considered:Ask Owner
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
2 bedroom, 1 bath with a modern kitchen and beautiful natural light.
Enjoy the neighborhood from the privacy of your corner room with a view, or pop downstairs to mingle with the regulars at the fountain counter. A favorite with locals and tourists alike, the Brooklyn Farmacy is a prohibition-era drug store restored as an ice cream parlor. Pete & Gia, sibling proprietors, live in the building and will be your hosts and neighbors.
The guest apartment is a lovely, sun-drenched, second floor suite, comfortably furnished and seductively simple. Two bedrooms offer full size brass beds, luxurious bedding, and plenty of closet or wardrobe space. Sleep two more on the living room sleeper sofa. The single bathroom is tastefully tiled and the water is plenty hot! The modern kitchen is stocked with cooking needs and complimentary coffee, tea and seltzer from the Farmacy.
Carroll Gardens is one of Brooklyn’s most desirable locations. You will be blocks away from the restaurants and boutiques of Court Street as well as the artisanal shops and bars of Smith Street. Take the kids to play at the fabulous Pier Six, take in a concert at Brooklyn Bridge Park or walk the Brooklyn Heights esplanade for great views of the Manhattan skyline. Spas, movie theaters, farmer’s markets, salons, banks and dry cleaners are abundant. A fifteen minute subway ride on the F train gets you to Manhattan and a slightly longer one takes you to Coney Island and the beach.
Enjoy the 21st century buzz of Brooklyn while stepping back into time. Send the kids down to the soda fountain to spin on the red twirling stools, play checkers, and sip egg creams at the end of the day. If you're visiting friends and family in the area, you'll have a great place to meet and greet.
TV/wifi access. Heating and AC.
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Member since: 2014
- On floor 2
- 650 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 6
- Events Allowed
- Non Smoking Only
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Recreation Center
- Water Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Eco Tourism
- Outlet Shopping
- Sight Seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Ice Skating
- Roller Blading
- Dining Area
- Seating for 4 people
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer:
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items
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My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning Fee $100
- Taxes Not included
This guest apartment is located on the second floor of a building that houses a soda fountain, a family, and a single occupant. While we do our best to keep things quiet, if you are looking for solitude and silence, this may not be the perfect spot for you. If you have extreme allergies to animals, please note that we have a friendly dog on premise, as well as a cat.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Car: Not Necessary
There are many local attractions close by, many of them in walking distance including: Pier 6, Brooklyn Bridge Park, The Brooklyn Historical Society, and NY Transit Museum. Enjoy day spas, hair salons, restaurants, fashion boutiques, bars, movie theaters, beaches, parks and more just blocks from the guest apartment.
Year Purchased: 2013
About the owner: Siblings Peter Freeman and Gia Giasullo are the proprietors of Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain and owners of 513 Henry Street. We are fortunate enough to live above the sweet soda fountain we opened in the Spring of 2010. We take pride in providing our guests with a charmed experience, from the ice cream we scoop, to the friendly atmosphere we provide. We are a family based, small business.
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- Secondary: +1 808 559 0113
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Contemporary kitchen features a chalkboard wall and a bucket of chalk. Have fun!
Living room. Natural light. Herman Miller chairs, contemporary fold out couch.
Contemporary kitchen. Natural light. Complementary coffee, tea, seltzer.
Guest room 1. Gorgeous natural light, full bed, writing desk area, closet.
Guest room 1 writing desk area. Painting exhibit.
Guest room 2. Vintage brass bed. Natural light.
Guest room No. 2. Detail.
Bathroom with a full size tub. Hotel quality towels.
Carroll Gardens, a tree-lined brownstone neighborhood.
The soda fountain, with guest apartment entrance on the right of the building.
Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain interior.
Dining area seats four. Natural light.
Chalkboard kitchen wall invites creativity. Have fun. Leave us a message!
Guest room 1. Vintage sign art. Detail.
Guest room 1 desk. Detail. Yes, you can use the typewriter.
Guest room 2. Detail. Natural light.
Soda fountain seltzer caps designed into a row of functional hooks. Detail.
Thick hotel quality towels.
Carroll Park, just a short stroll away.
Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain.
Brooklyn Farmacy egg cream.
Your host, Brooklyn Farmacy soda Jerk, Peter Freeman making an egg cream.
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Monday, March 20, 2017
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