We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Great spot in NY” 4 of 5 stars
Review of East Village Apartments

Best prices for -
Enter dates for best prices
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 3 more sites!
East Village Apartments
Certificate of Excellence
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
21 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Great spot in NY”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

This apartment is ideally situated and great for walking to all that Soho, Chelsea, Little Italy, Nolita, China Town, Lower East Side, Union Sq has to offer, not forgetting the East Village itself. The apartment (we had the ground floor with terrace) is a good size and well equipped. It is a little worn around the edges, it could be amazing with a repaint and slight upgrade to carpets and bathroom but we would definitely use it again. We travelled with our two children aged 8 and 12 and the sofa bed in the living area worked for them.

  • Stayed February 2014, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Location
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Service
Helpful?
Thank Woodster2012
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

293 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    228
    56
    3
    5
    1
See reviews for
154
22
Solo
0
8
Rating summary
  • Location
  • Sleep Quality
  • Rooms
  • Service
  • Value
  • Cleanliness
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (32)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
UK
Level Contributor
92 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

.........................for my husband.
There were only 5 of us but there was room for more.
The apartment was immaculate in every way. Clean, well equipped ( seemed to be about 24 of everything like glasses, cups etc) – even a washing machine and dryer – should you feel the need to do laundry on holiday. Close to subway and local places – Dempseys bar felt like our local pub.
The décor was very tasteful and there were lovely touches like tissues, hand wash & cotton buds in the bathrooms.
Only criticisms were the lap top was “dated” and we could not access several websites ( not a major concern) but the main criticism – I was not happy with the arrangements on leaving. We were given a recommended cab number (thanks for that) BUT the arrangement were to have this random person pick up our luggage at 10.00 – for an additional fee – and store it (somewhere ? who knows ?) until pick up at 15.30.In the event it was all OK but maybe this needs some consideration by the owners. There is a lobby where cases could have been stored.
Don’t let my moan put you off ! – I posted it to advise the owners.

  • Stayed February 2014, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Location
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Service
Helpful?
1 Thank Judivipers
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
East_Village_Apts, Owner at East Village Apartments, responded to this review, February 22, 2014
Its wonderful that the guests had a happy experience at our apartment and we appreciate the time spent on posting suggestions. The laptop we provide is a Macbook Pro which is more than adequate for tourist research and emails.
The recommended taxi driver is from a reliable East Village Taxi company, who has been servicing 90% of our guests for over three years. The luggage can not be stored in the lobby because of NYC fire department regulations and we worked out an arrangement with Mali to store the bags in the taxi office a few blocks away. For her time and effort to come and pick up the bags, store them and return later for the airport drop, she charges a small fee. All our guests have been delighted with her service.
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Australia
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

Just spent 5 nights with three older teenage children in La Sol. Such a welcoming calm environment with everything available. We live on a farm but didn't need to use the provided earplugs although our bedroom fronted the street. Just the occasional siren and street noise but minimal.
The double is probably better for two younger children or one older and if someone is sleeping on the very comfortable couch, the light in the double bedroom can be annoying (due to the pretty but semitransparent paper tiled gliding doors). Just something to consider if your family/party go to bed at different times. The support from booking in to departure was friendly and efficient. We used the lovely, reliable Mali to pick us up and return us to the airport. She is highly recommended also and probably needs her own trip advisor page!

Room Tip: best for a family with younger children going to bed at the same time
See more room tips
  • Stayed December 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Location
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Service
Helpful?
1 Thank Mary57
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Takoma Park, Maryland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

We have spent three Thanksgivings here and hope to return again next year. It's clean , comfortable and well appointed. Plus,the neighborhood can't be beat- great restaurants, small shops , Chinatown , little Italy , historic buildings...We love this place!

  • Stayed November 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Location
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Service
Helpful?
Thank Blackburnjs
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

I booked all four apartments recently for my fiftieth birthday celebration in NYC. 15 people from Australia and NZ in my group had the most memorable week in the East Village. Sudha and her team were professional, welcoming and responsive throughout, from time of booking through staggered arrival dates for different apartments etc, assisted with queries and even waved us off on our last day. Apartments were very clean and well fitted out. Neighbourhood opened us up to the local experience beautifully. Easy access from subway stations on a few lines close by so no problem getting around. Penthouse was divine and we spent many hours sharing stories of our day over a drink watching the sun go down before heading out to make the most of every minute. I love New York and will remember fondly for a very long time what a special time it was staying at East Village Apartments. It's a real find.

Room Tip: Penthouse with its airy lightness was great
See more room tips
  • Stayed October 2013, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Location
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Service
Helpful?
1 Thank Lovam1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Level Contributor
18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

We recently stayed at East Village Apartments - there were 15 of us and we had all four apartments. Fabulous location with bars and restaurants all around. Good facilities (be careful not to use too much toilet paper as the plumbing is old - we found that out!) and plenty of space to relax. We did spend a lot of time on the Penthouse apartment's terrace - it was great to have outside space in the middle of the city.
Wireless connection was useless in some apartments and this had an impact on our overall rating as it was annoying for those trying to keep in touch with their businesses while away.
Highly recommended.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Location
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Service
Helpful?
Thank 5starduo
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Dereham, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

Perfect base to get around the city. Walked in most days to fifth avenue, soaked up the atmosphere and generally had a fantastic time. Four of us stayed in the Terrace Apartment. Plenty of space and a home from home - everything you'd expect. Much more relaxing than a hotel. EVA team very knowledgeable and friendly - recommended some great restaurants which are on the doorstep. Book Mali to collect and return you to the airport. Excellent Drive. If u want a beer go to Dempseys friendly Irish bar.

Stayed November 2013, traveled with family
Helpful?
1 Thank Tricia W
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these New York City hotels
East Village
The Bowery Hotel
The Bowery Hotel
#76 of 479 in New York City
4.5 of 5 stars 573 reviews
SoHo
Crosby Street Hotel
Crosby Street Hotel
#6 of 479 in New York City
5.0 of 5 stars 688 reviews
Lower East Side
Hotel Indigo Lower East Side New York
Hotel Indigo Lower East Side New...
#87 of 479 in New York City
4.5 of 5 stars 350 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
East Village
The Standard, East Village
The Standard, East Village
#150 of 479 in New York City
4.0 of 5 stars 584 reviews
Midtown
Pod 51 Hotel
Pod 51 Hotel
#226 of 479 in New York City
4.0 of 5 stars 4,397 reviews
Little Italy
NobleDEN Hotel
NobleDEN Hotel
#18 of 479 in New York City
4.5 of 5 stars 364 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Been to East Village Apartments? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about East Village Apartments

Property: East Village Apartments
Address: East 3rd Street, New York City, NY 10003
Phone Number:
Location: United States > New York > New York City > East Village , Manhattan
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 195 Specialty Lodging in New York City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Number of rooms: 4
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The East Village Apartments are in a historic 1830's New York brownstone, in the hip East Village, a charming neighborhood in downtown Manhattan. Situated in the center of New York's artistic and intellectual life, it is within walking distance to bustling downtown with its myriad of restaurants, lively bars and great shopping. The four apartments have been exquisitely renovated to blend the comforts of a modern home in a historic atmosphere. The Penthouse sleeps 6-7, the Garden Duplex sleeps 8-9, Apartment Sol sleeps 5-6 and the Terrace Apartment sleeps 4. Together, they can accommodate up to 26 people in the same beautiful apartment house. ... more   less 
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Agoda, Hotwire, Priceline and Odigeo so you can book your East Village Apartments reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
East Village Apartments Hotel New York City

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing