Urban Sanctuary Two Queens Sleeps 4 Open Concept Townhome W/Garden & Patio

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Last updated: 10/21/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

If you are looking for a home away from home ... look no further. This New York City XXL double queen bedroom vacation rental SLEEPS 4 and is located in the Hamilton Heights section of Harlem, Uptown Manhattan. Located on 152nd Street between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue, this comfortable and affordable home away from home sits on the ground floor of a well preserved 4-story 2 family townhouse. The second floor holds two extra large bedrooms for two additional fee for more and a shared bath for the two rooms. My family lives on the third floor with our little mini therapy dog Yogi. You will have shared access to a Large and Lovely Garden, as well as free in unit Washer/Dryer, Netflix and DVD's and FREE Wi-Fi internet access. Come to you your home away from home. Live like a local in New York Cities energetic community of Hamilton Heights. This is your Urban Sanctuary nestled in the center of Harlem. The garden level also is home to an onsite yoga studio one complimentary class is our gift to guest upon availability. Massages are available at an extra cost as well as chef services.

The spacious apartment accommodates with comfort and style and interior highlights such as Original Prewar Townhouse Details, Hardwood Floors, High Ceilings, a Decorative Mosaic Fireplace and Original Mantle. Mirrors, Artwork and Large Picture Windows facing the street and garden enliven the space.

The kitchen is open to the living room and offers abundant cabinetry, dining table with chairs, new toaster, refrigerator, dishware. Also, the kitchen equipped with dishwasher and washer/dryer for easy clean-up. Relax and save by having the ability to prepare your own home cooked meals and do laundry if necessary.

It's located in historic Hamilton Heights, a tight-knit community on the west side of the village of Harlem. Located away from the tourist traps of Midtown it has a more residential feel but with the close proximity the culture and cuisine. If you take the express trains you can be in Midtown within 20 minutes for shopping or a night out at the theater if you so choose.

The nearest public transportation train stations to this apartment are:

155 Street / Saint Nicholas Avenue: Serving the B, C, trains.

157th Street / Broadway: Serving the 1 train.

145 Street / Broadway: Serving the 1 train.

145 Street / Saint Nicholas Avenue: Serving the A, B, C, D trains.

The building sits on a tree-lined street with lots of other beautiful townhouses and brownstones. The four subway stations are a few blocks away, and the main street for shopping, restaurants, and services is only 1/2 block away on Broadway! The nearby B and C subway lines run south to lower Manhattan, taking you past the Museum of Natural History, Columbus Circle, Penn Station, Washington Square Park and much more! Additionally, there is no lack of things to do right in this neighborhood which is home to many historically and culturally significant attractions such as:

Duke Ellington House: The fourth-floor apartment was once the home of legendary jazz musician Duke Ellington, located at Nicholas Avenue / 157th St.

Hamilton Grange National Memorial: Alexander Hamilton’s former residence, located in Harlem at 141St / St Nicholas. Ave

Morris-Jumel Mansion: George Washington's headquarters during the American Revolution and the oldest house in Manhattan, NYC, located at Jumel Terrace / 160-162nd St.

Malcolm X and Betty Shabazz Memorial and Educational Center, located at Broadway / 165th St.

Spanish-culture museum, Hispanic Society of America, located at 156th St / Broadway

The Dance Theater of Harlem, located at 152nd and Amsterdam Ave.

Sugar Hill Children's Museum of Art and Storytelling (opening Spring 2015), located at St. Nicholas Ave / 155th St.

Academic institutions in the area include the prestigious Columbia University and the City College of New York.

Nearby Parks:

Jackie Robinson Park; offering outdoor swimming pool and Tennis Courts

St. Nicholas Park; this stretch of greenery offers amazing views of Manhattan

Riverbank State Park; offering amazing views of The Hudson River and New Jersey, located at 145th St. and Riverside Drive

International Cuisine; new, and famous hot spots in the area:

El Morocco, Nightclub

Solice Bar and Grill, Gastro Pub

The Chipped Cup

Il Café Latte, Italian fare

Caridad, Caribbean

Harlem Public, Gastro Pub

Tonali, Italian fare

The Grange, Gastro Pub

Not too far away in Central Harlem you can also experience other famous and exciting venues such as, The Cotton Club, The Apollo Theater, Magic Johnson Theater, MInton's Playhouse, Red Rooster, Cecil Restaurant, Sylvia's Restaurant, Amy Ruth's Restaurant, Make My Cake Bakery & Restaurant, Harlem Tavern, Bier International, 125th Shopping district, and Famous Hip-Hop, Jazz and Gospel venues. Harlem offers some of the most Awesome Architecture, Best Food, Most Moving Music and so much more!!!! Call or email and make your reservation today.

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Property Type

  • Townhome
  • On floor 1
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Massage


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Children Welcome:

    children are welcome as one of your house guests is a lovely 7 year old girl. ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    There is a small house dog on premises, named yogi....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5, Beds for 2-5

  • Bedroom 1: 2 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    There is assess to the garden floor with this room...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, tub


  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bath tub, toilet, vanity/sink, tri-fold medicine cabinet


  • DVD Player
  • Television


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Fishing
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Original antique mantle, Not wood burning, decorative only....moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    In the Garden apartment there is studio space for classes for yoga, pilates, and tai chi...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    FREE 5G WiFi access...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Featured LED flat screen television, two full size futon sleeper sofa, over sized desk and book shelf....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker:

    Also, Starbucks micro-brewed instant coffee, Sugar in Raw and non-dairy creamer only. ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen:

    Gourmet kitchen shared with other house guests, to use for heating up food. ...moreless

  • Microwave


  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio

Building Type

  • Building


Write a review 4.5
from 4 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Nov 22 - Nov 28, 2016
2 night min stay
Christmas Holiday
Dec 22 - Dec 26, 2016
2 night min stay

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $45 per night, per additional guest

New year
Dec 30 - Jan 3, 2017
2 night min stay

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

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$165 $175
Fri, Sat, Sun

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Cleaning Service $70
  • Tax Rate 5.875%


We are brand new, hence, do not have any review yet! Be the one to experience a brand new peaceful space and give us a well deserving review when you leave.

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 10/21/2016
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8.3 Miles
Nearest Airport
LaGuardia Airport
0.2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Harlem Public, 3612 Broadway
6 Miles
Nearest Ferry
To NJ from NYC, W. 39th St /Pier 79@459 12th
8 Miles
Nearest Golf
The Golf Club at Chelsea Piers, 59 Chelsea Piers
0.1 Miles
Nearest Train
MTA Subway train #A&C
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Henry Hudson Parkway (9A) on ramp at 158th Street

Car: Not Necessary

Riverbank State Park (14 mins walk) is the only park of its kind in the Western Hemisphere. Inspired by urban rooftop designs in Japan, this 28-acre multi-level landscaped recreational facility is a state-of-the-art park facility. Rising 69 feet above the Hudson River, Riverbank offers a wide variety of recreational, athletic and arts experiences for all ages, interests and abilities.

Housed in five major buildings are an Olympic-size pool, a covered skating rink for roller skating in the summer and ice-skating in the winter, an 800-seat cultural theater, a 2,500-seat athletic complex with fitness room, and a 150-seat restaurant.

Outdoor sports amenities include a 25-yard lap pool, a wading pool, four tennis courts, four basketball courts, a softball field, four hand/paddleball courts, and a 400-meter eight-lane running track with a football/soccer field.

Riverbank also boasts spectacular promenade views of the Hudson River, the Palisades and the George Washington Bridge. At water level, there is a 400-seat amphitheater and docking facilities for excursion and fishing boats.

Two playgrounds, a water splashing area and a number of picnic areas round out Riverbank's many offerings. No bicycle riding within Riverbank State Park.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

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Speaks: english



  • Grab-and-go selection of upscale prepared foods attached to a sprawling gourmet grocery store.

    Grab-and-go selection of upscale prepared foods attached to a sprawling gourmet grocery store.

  • Fairway Market at 132nd Street by Hudson River

    Fairway Market at 132nd Street by Hudson River

  • Olives Bar at Fairway Market

    Olives Bar at Fairway Market

  • Free parking at Fairway or 11 mins subway ride to 2328 12th Ave,

    Free parking at Fairway or 11 mins subway ride to 2328 12th Ave,

  • bakery at Fairway Market

    bakery at Fairway Market

  • Oils and Vinegar tasting at Fairway Market

    Oils and Vinegar tasting at Fairway Market

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This listing was first published here in 2015.

Date last modified - Friday, October 21, 2016

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Urban Sanctuary Two Queens sleeps 4 Open concept Townhome w/Garden & Patio

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