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Modern Boutique Studio Apartment in Historic Harlem Brownstone

(30 Reviews)

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Trundle Bed & Window (view from bathroom)


Last updated: 03/27/2017
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Sleeps:2
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Apartment
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

1 bedroom studio, 1 full bathroom, 1 full kitchen, sleeps 2; non-smoking

This beautiful, newly-renovated studio apartment is located in a famous residential neighborhood surrounded by historic architectural brownstone homes. Experience the diversity of contemporary Harlem and the culture, arts, and residents of this unique community that has influenced every corner of the globe. A private entrance provides direct access from the quiet, tree-lined street into an apartment with modern amenities and appliances, charming decorative fireplace and furnishings, hardwood bamboo floors, a storage loft for luggage and artwork from the owner's travels worldwide. The living room, dining area and full kitchen are equipped with free wireless Internet (WIFI), flat-screen TV with cable and international channels (TV5, RAI, BBC), top-quality, clean linens and all of the comforts and conveniences of home. The B & C subway lines (direct transfer to express A & D lines) are steps from your door on the corner. In 15 minutes you are in midtown: Columbus Circle/Times Square.

The Neighborhood: Harlem is a vibrant community, rich in arts and culture (The Apollo, Studio Museum in Harlem, St. Nick's Pub, Lenox Lounge, art galleries, The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture), historic architecture (Strivers Row, Astor Row, Hamilton Terrace, City College), cuisine (soul food, African, French bistro, Dominican, contemporary American, Mexican, bakeries, Caribbean) and much more.

Two blocks away, you will find 24/7 corner stores, Duane Reade (a citywide health and beauty chain store and pharmacy), and a Chase Bank with 24-hour ATMs. There are a number of takeout restaurants (Caribbean, Chinese, soul food) if you prefer to eat at home, and local bars (The Shrine and Londell's) where you are certain to meet local residents and fellow travelers.

Nearby Attractions: The apartment is within walking distance of Central Park, Columbia University, Grant's Tomb, the Riverside and Abyssinian churches and half a block from St. Nicholas Park where the newly reopened Alexander Hamilton House is located. The M3 Bus is located steps from the apartment and takes you to the East Side's Museum Row (El Museo, Museum of the City of New York, Guggenheim, Whitney and Metropolitan museums). The M10, also on the corner, takes you to the Upper West Side (Museum of Natural History, Columbus Avenue boutiques and restaurants, Lincoln Center, movie theaters, and Central Park).

Your Hosts: Your hosts are the property owners and they will ensure that your arrival is a smooth and comfortable experience. They have been providing vacation rental services and welcoming guests from all over the world for over four years. They have traveled, worked, and lived overseas for most of their lives and enjoy meeting guests and providing them with all of the information at their disposal to help make yours a wonderful and memorable visit to New York City. They will send you with a package of information and resources in advance of your arrival to assist with your trip planning, and they are happy to share their insider knowledge of the city, recommendations for special events and discount shopping destinations, gospel churches, and trips to other boroughs and cities (Philadelphia, Boston, Washington DC). Families with children of all ages are welcome!

FOR GROUPS OF 7-8, the owners will rent both properties at this location (2-BEDROOM #927780 and STUDIO #922743) simultaneously.
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Member since: 2011

Speaks: english, french
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/27/2017

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 0
  • 400 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 2
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21 Years...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

  • Bedroom 1: 2 twin/ single

    Popup Trundle bed = 1 King...moreless

  • This non-smoking studio apartment is furnished with a popup trundle day bed that locks into place and converts into a king -sized bed. Fresh, clean 100% cotton linen is on the beds when guests arrive, and 100% cotton quilts and down comforters are available for seasonal use....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • The bathroom is fully tiled and equipped with a full-sized bathtub/shower, Kohler fixtures, built-in medicine cabinet and fluffy 100% cotton towels in earth tones to match the natural color of the tile and the bathroom's amenities.....moreless


  • Satellite / Cable:

    Our cable service is provided by Spectrum, formerly Time Warner Cable. ...moreless


  • Budget
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Town

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Ice Skating
  • Roller Blading
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 2 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    Window air-conditioners which are controlled by our guests. Please remember to turn the air conditioners off when leaving the apartment....moreless

  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer:

    CLOTHES DRYERS ARE A LEADING CAUSE OF HOUSE FIRES. Please only use the dryer when you are in the apartment. An aluminum clothes-drying rack is stored in the closet for use in the bathtub. ...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Decorative fireplace with mantle....moreless

  • Garage:

    There is a public garage located underneath/in the basement of the Strivers Gardens Condominiums located two blocks away at 300 West 135th Street. You may contact them for rates at: +1-212-368-1745....moreless

  • Gas Heating
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    The building is heated by a steam heating system. Please do not attempt to regulate the heat manually as you could burn yourself. Kindly notify us if you need the temp to be increased or decreased....moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    We provide clean 100% cotton sheets and quilts on the beds for your arrival. We also store cotton covered down comforters in the bedroom closets for seasonal use (easily be placed on top of quilts)....moreless

  • Living Area
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    Parking is available free of charge on the street. Cars must be moved two or three times weekly to observe street cleaning regulations between 11:30am-1:00pm....moreless

  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    The bathroom will be stocked with 100% cotton towels and bathmat for your arrival....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    A combination washer-dryer is in the kitchen next to the dishwasher. Laundry detergent and fabric softener sheets can be found under the kitchen sink....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    WIFI Network: ARUBAII Passcode: oliver314 Our WIFI is provided by our cable company. If you have any problems accessing WIFI, please let us know immediately so that we can contact the provider....moreless


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker:

    An electric drip coffee maker and a coffee press are provided....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Cooking utensils and tools are provided for all aspects of food preparation....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    There is a sufficient quantity of dishes for multiple meals....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Please run the dishwasher when you leave the apartment so that you are not disturbed by the sound....moreless

  • Freezer
  • Kitchen:

    Full-service kitchen with modern appliances, granite tile counters, and equipped with the appliances and amenities needed to ensure maximum comfort during your stay....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Gas oven with two shelves....moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    A selection of teas, coffee, sugar/sugar substitutes, and spices are stocked in the kitchen cupboard....moreless


  • Bicycles

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


Write a review 4.8
from 30 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring, Summer, Fall
Mar 16 - Dec 31, 2017
4 night min stay
Standard pricing
4 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Cleaning Fee $75
  • Taxes Not included

Owner's cancellation policy:

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

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Last updated: 03/27/2017
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  • Trundle Bed & Window (view from bathroom)

    Trundle Bed & Window (view from bathroom)

  • Dining Area, Fireplace & Closet

    Dining Area, Fireplace & Closet

  • Kitchen View #2

    Kitchen View #2

  • Bathroom View #2

    Bathroom View #2

  • Bathroom View #3

    Bathroom View #3

  • Private Entrance View From Outside

    Private Entrance View From Outside

  • Brownstone Exterior View #2

    Brownstone Exterior View #2

  • Street View Towards St. Nicholas Park, Subway & City College

    Street View Towards St. Nicholas Park, Subway & City College

  • Dining Area, Closet, Luggage Storage Loft & Bathroom Door View

    Dining Area, Closet, Luggage Storage Loft & Bathroom Door View

  • Fireplace & Flat Screen TV with Cable

    Fireplace & Flat Screen TV with Cable

  • Kitchen View #1

    Kitchen View #1

  • Bathroom Sink, Medicine Cabinet & Partial Shower/Tub View

    Bathroom Sink, Medicine Cabinet & Partial Shower/Tub View

  • Bathroom Shower/Bathtub View

    Bathroom Shower/Bathtub View

  • Private Entry/Front Door View From Inside Apartment

    Private Entry/Front Door View From Inside Apartment

  • Brownstone Exterior View

    Brownstone Exterior View

  • Sidewalk View

    Sidewalk View

  • Street View Towards Frederick Douglass Boulevard

    Street View Towards Frederick Douglass Boulevard

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