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2-Bedroom Private Apt, Historic Harlem Brownstone

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5.0 of 5 bubbles
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24 reviews
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Dining Room
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Kitchen
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Laundry
The Fullsize Bedroom
The Fullsize Bedroom
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The Queen Bedroom
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Living Room, view from kitchen
Front of building, view from sidewalk
Living Room, view from dining area
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Rental Home -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
New York City, New York
This beautiful, newly-renovated two-bedroom 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. Enter the property from a quiet, tree-lined street, up three flights of stairs, into an apartment with modern amenities and appliances, charming decorative fireplace, hardwood bamboo floors, and furnishings from the owner's travels worldwide. The living room, bedrooms, dining area and full kitchen are equipped with free wireless Internet (WIFI), cable TV and international channels (TV5, RAI, BBC, NHK, Deutsche Welle), top-quality, clean linens and all of the comforts and conveniences of home. The B & C subway lines (direc... Read more
About the Owner, Kakuna K
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 4 days ago
Listed since : May 2012
Overall rating: 4.8 / 5.0
Based on 39 reviews and 2 properties
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Julie M
Hagley, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in April 2017

The apartment was very conveniently located with a Metro stop pretty much right on the doorstep so we could get to everywhere we wanted really quickly. Kakuna kindly sent lots of really useful information and tips before our visit and provided even more when we met. We also received a lovely bag of breakfast goodies to start the day! Thank...

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Management response:

Thanks to you and your family Julie for being such wonderful guests. It was really fun to watch you enjoy the city and cover so much ground in such a short period of time. You were out early and back home late, signs of a great vacation! Enjoy the summer and we'll look forward to seeing you again when you...

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conan d
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 23, 2017 for a stay in March 2017

A great place to stay. Very convenient location. Nice clean house and very comfortable! Will stay here again.

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Valeria T
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 24, 2017 for a stay in February 2017
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person found this review helpful

It's a great apartment!! First of all, it's beautiful and so is the neighborhood. Subway is on the corner, and it takes you everywhere in half an hour tops. I traveled with my family, so we were 5 and there was room for everybody. Beds are great! The apartment has everything you could possibly need: shampoo, soap, blow dryer, laundry,...

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Valeria and her family were awesome guests! We thoroughly enjoyed hosting them and we would welcome their return to NYC at any time. You couldn't ask for better guests and we're happy to contribute to their wonderful time in our city.

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Blender
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 4 nights
$175
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$1,225
Mar 16, 2017 -
Dec 31, 2017
Spring, Summer & Fall
4 nights
$175
$175
$1,225
Fees
  • Cleaning fee: $120 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
ADDITIONAL GUESTS: Additional guests will only be considered if they are children under the age of 13.
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About the neighborhood
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, Ethiopian, French bistro, Dominican, contemporary American, Senegalese, 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 trave... more
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
JFK Airport: The Air Train and A train subway line is the most economical way to travel into the City. Taxis are also available at the terminal for an average 40-minute ride, absent unforeseen traffic delays.<BR><BR>LaGuardia Airport: M60 bus to the subway or bus transfer at St. Nicholas Avenue, a one-hour trip to the apartment. Taxis are available for a 20-minute ride without traffic.<BR><BR>Newark Airport: New Jersey Transit to Penn Station, Take the Uptown-bound A train to 125th Street and transfer to the B or C train going Uptown. Get of at the next stop at 135th Street, walk half a block to the apartment.<BR><BR><BR>SUBWAY: <BR>The B or C subway lines are half a block away on our corner (about 50 meters). Transfer to the express A or... more
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