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FORT GREENE Garden Apartment & Backyard - Up to 6 people total

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
apartment
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights

About the property

3 bedrooms, 1 full bathroom, sleeps 6

True Fort Greene, Brooklyn,1860 Historic two family owner occupied private brick town home in heart of sought after Fort Greene, a Brownstone neighborhood with easy access to Manhattan. Large garden apartment (approx. 1200 sq. feet) with private entrance, 3 bedrooms and living/dining room,kitchen. Great for adults traveling together or families. Super convenient to the city (10 to 15 minute train ride lower Manhattan). 11 train lines within a minute walk - 2,3,4,5,B,Q,N,R,C,G,+ Atlantic Avenue Long Island Rail Road (LIRR). PLEASE NOTE - This apartment is in a 2-FAMILY owner occupied building and it is not subject to the new NY law limiting short term rental of multiple dwellings... Washer/dryer in the apartment. 3 bedrooms: Bedroom #1: King bedroom has glass door walk out to our bluestone patio backyard to relax and have a cup of coffee in the morning or unwind. Bedroom #2: Interior Bedroom has Queen sized bed. Bedroom #3 has extra long twin (single) bed with a pullout/trundle second regular sized twin (single bed). Full sized crib available also. We live in upstairs apartment and are happy to provide assistance! no parties or events.

PLEASE NOTE THIS IS OUR 2-FAMILY HOUSE THAT WE OCCUPY AND LIVE IN UPSTAIRS. WE DO NOT USE PROPERTY MANAGERS AND YOU SHOULD DEAL WITH US DIRECTLY ! FURTHER, WE HAVE CERTAIN MINIMUMS AS TO NUMBER OF BOOKING DATE. PLEASE EMAIL. WE DO NOT ACCEPT 1-2 NIGHT BOOKINGS AND WE NEVER BOOK FOR THE PURPOSE OF HOLDING A PARTY, EVENT, BABY OR WEDDING SHOWER, BACHELORETTE OR BACHELOR PARTY ETC ON THE PREMISES.

The apartment is equipped with the following amenities:

Washer/Dryer

Window, wall through and portable A/c Units & fans provided

Large Flat Screen Television with cable service

Wireless Internet Access WiFi

Fully Equipped Kitchen with Pots, Pans, Knives, Spatulas & Utensils All Necessary Cooking Tools

Electric Kettle

Coffee Maker

Sheets & Linens

Bath Towels

Toaster

Microwave

King Bed

Queen Bed

2 Twin Beds

Full Sized Crib with real crib mattress

Books

Paper goods provided - i.e. paper towels, toilet paper

Soap, Detergent, Dish Washing Liquid

Basics such as - sugar, salt and pepper, tea, coffee and olive oil.

Iron and Ironing Board

Hair Dryer

We are in a highly desirable location and we have 10 subway lines within a block or two of our home including the B,D,Q,R,N,2,3,4,5 at the Atlantic/Pacific station recently renamed Barclays Stadium Center, C at the Lafayette Ave station and G at the Fulton station. Most trains are about a 10 minute ride to lower Manhattan.

There are many food markets, a green grocer, butcher, fish and cheese, wine stores, restaurants, clothing, bookstores, coffee bars within a one to two minute walk of our home.

The townhouse is a two family private dwelling that the owner occupies.

Fort Greene is one of Brooklyn's most dynamic neighborhoods that has become a destination for New Yorkers, Brooklynites and Tourist to visit in it's own right. There are many restaurants and shops and cultural activities along with the famous Brooklyn Flea, BAM, small theatres and Fort Greene Park. At the same time, the neighborhood has retained it's small neighborhood relaxed charm which can be a respite from the City.

WE ABSOLUTELY DO NOT RENT OUT FOR EVENTS, PARTIES, ETC. SO PLEASE DO NOT BOTHER ASKING!

PLEASE FEEL FREE TO CALL ME WITH ANY QUESTIONS YOU HAVE REGARDING THIS RENTAL!

I OWN AND MANAGE MY PROPERTY - NO ONE ELSE DOES. PLEASE CORRESPOND VIA MY LISTING OR VIA MY LISTED CELL NUMBER.

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Owner
Owner - Stephanie
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 10, 2017

About Owner - Stephanie

We have lived in our two family townhouse since we purchased it in 1998. We love Fort Greene and are happy to introduce travelers to Brooklyn and our neighborhood in particular. Also one of the great benefits of our home is its close proximity to 11 different subway lines and Manhattan, making it incredibly convenient!

Owner - Stephanie purchased this apartment in 1998

Why Owner - Stephanie chose Brooklyn

We are a two family owner occupied building. We do not fall under the recent New York laws limiting short term rentals in multiple dwelling - buildings with 3 units or more. We are here in the building available to hep you. We know about the neighborhood and are happy to advise on restaurants, transportation, etc.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(38 traveler reviews)

FORT GREENE Garden Apartment & Backyard - Up to 6 people total
average rating of 4.7894735 based on 38 reviews
5

Great place!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 5 adults stayed here over the Christmas holiday. Everything was great! Comfortable beds, tons of towels, TP, kitchen well stocked, and the location is awesome! Minutes to the subway & grocery stores/Target. Stephanie was very responsive to my questions & needs. I highly recommend Bergen Bagels....:)

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
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4

Great property and location

  • 4 of 5

Great location and property for our visit to NYC. The subway was very close as well as some great restaurants and access to groceries. Our family loved having our own spaces to relax in the evenings. The owners were super friendly and helpful - as well as available if we needed them.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful is not enough!

  • 5 of 5

Don't hesitate for a nano second! I do not have one negative thing to report! I had been looking for a 3 bedroom place in Brooklyn for many weeks and my husband finally said, just book a place already! I replied that I wasn't feeling it yet and when I do, I will let him know. Well a few days later, when reviewing this place, I felt it! The place was immaculate, extremely well equipped, even to the point of having cute plastic, dishware and cutlery for children. All items in the place were above average quality and photos are perfectly indicative of what you see is what you get. Stephanie was wonderful, helpful and very pleasant. Everything functioned perfectly, kitchen and bathroom had been completely renovated and water pressure was excellent! Great neighbourhood close to subways and the Barkley Center. Lots of restos and bars with a warm and very safe community feel. Parking readily available on the streets. We came from Montreal and left our car in front for 3 dAys without incident. Don't hesitate if this place appeals to you. Book it! Thank you Stephanie for such a wonderful experience for our first time with VRBO! We will be back and will continue to refer and recommend your place!

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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4

amazing location ! great apartment

  • 4 of 5

We stayed at this great apartment for a week in september.

It's amazing, for locations, comfort and spaces.

You feel like home and you can enjoy all Fort Greene's places.

Stefani the owner is great too.

About the place: has everything you need to have a wonderful stay at NY. Decoration, design, comfort beds and good amount of appliances to make your vacation time very comfortable and you will enjoy relax moments.

Close to every subway stations!!!

Enjoy it! We will came back for sure

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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5

A great stay in the heart of Fort Greene

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time staying at this apartment. The location was great, right round the corner from the Barclay Center, and very convenient for trains. We spent a day in Manhattan and a day at Coney Island.

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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5

Fantastic holiday in Brooklin

  • 5 of 5

We spent a fabulous week in Fort Greene Apartment at the end of July.

The flat was beautiful and very well maintained. It was just being at home! The location is great: all you need is is just near the corner.

The owner Stephanie lives on the first floor so if you need something she's there to help you. She gave us some information about the best beaches of New York.....Coney Island is the best one and not so far from the apartment .

If we decide to go again to Brooklin next year we'll surely chose this apartment.

Cristina

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
12 Miles
JFK/LaGuardia/Newark
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Fulton
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Coney Island
Car: not necessary

We are located in Fort Greene, Brooklyn a hip historic brownstone neighborhood that is well known as a sought after happening place conveniently located with a very short subway or taxi ride to Manhattan (approx. 10 to 15 minutes downtown). In Fort Greene there are many shops, restaurants, fine food stores. Further the Brooklyn Academy of Music has 2 theatres where the finest plays, dance performance and music shows occur along with a cinema. If you come on the weekend don't miss the Brooklyn Flea famous for its food, vintage and new artisan goods! Finally we have a beautiful and relaxing park designed by the architects of Central Park!

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Rates & Availability

Fort Greene Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
WINTER SEASON
Jan 5 2017 - Feb 9 2017
3 night minimum stay
$140
From
$185
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest
 
February Break Holidays
Feb 10 2017 - Feb 27 2017
6 night minimum stay
$200
From
$220
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,400
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest
 
ATLANTIC BASKETBALL TOURNEY
Mar 5 2017 - Mar 12 2017
4 night minimum stay
$250
From
$275
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,550
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest
 
EASTER 2017
Mar 30 2017 - Apr 23 2017
7 night minimum stay
$330
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest
 
Memorial Day Holidays 2017
May 12 2017 - Jun 4 2017
6 night minimum stay
$315
From
$340
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer Holdiays & Fall 2017
Jun 6 2017 - Oct 12 2017
6 night minimum stay
$260
From
$285
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,800
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest
 
Halloween & MarathOctober 2017
Oct 13 2017 - Nov 6 2017
6 night minimum stay
$340
From
$370
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,400
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest
 
2017 Thanksgiving
Nov 19 2017 - Nov 26 2017
6 night minimum stay
$340
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas & New Years '17-18
Dec 15 2017 - Jan 4 2018
7 night minimum stay
$2,700
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest
 
JANUARY 2018
Jan 5 2018 - Feb 15 2018
4 night minimum stay
$155
From
$180
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,080
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$240
From
$260
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,700
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $150

THIS IS AN OWNER OCCUPIED 2 FAMILY BUILDING - A PRIVATE DWELLING- AND IS NOT SUBJECT TO RECENT LAWS IN NEW YORK AFFECTING SHORT TERM RENTALS IN MULTIPLE DWELLINGS.
I COLLECT A $750 HOLD (OR MORE IF LONG BOOKING) AS A "HOLD" ON GUESTS' SECURITY CARD. SEE SAMPLE BOOKING AGREEMENT.
PLEASE READ SAMPLE BOOKING AGREEMENT TO UNDERSTAND ALL TERMS. I REQUIRE A PERSONALIZED BOOKING AGREEMENT BE SIGNED.
PLEASE NOTE WE HAVE A STAY LENGTH MINIMUM DEPENDING ON DATES

Rates Vary Depending on Number of Guests and Seasons. Rates or minimum time periods may change for later or last minute bookings. Existing Bookings are not subject to changes.
Additional person rate includes babies and children

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Fort Greene Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking On Street
  • Security System
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Private Master - 1 King
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Private Queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Study/3rd BR with two twins
  • Roll in Real crib with crib mattress available. There is room for 6 adults plus baby in crib. All beds are 'real beds' with mattresses - no pullout sofa/futons.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Patio
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • ice skating
  • roller blading
  • tennis
Notes:
NO PARTIES OR EVENTS. No CIGARETTE SMOKING. Bedroom #2 is interior bedroom and does not have own a/c unit - cooled with a/c from adjacent room and fans. All other rooms have own a/c.

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