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Awesome Garden Apt Next to Central Park (sleeps 4)

Bedrooms 1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Apartment, 1 Bedroom + Den, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4)

This charming one bedroom has received rave reviews from renters in the first years of being on the rental market. It is not only located half a block from Central Park on a beautiful, tree-canopied street on the Upper West also has its own private and spaceous backyard garden!

A perfect romantic getaway, this apartment is also great for business trips and vacations to NYC for up to 4 people, even in winter. Available for long weekends or weekly rentals only.

This NON-smoking apartment has a 52" HD flat screen tv with expanded cable, air conditioning, high speed internet access, recessed lighting with dimmers, nice furniture, full-equipped kitchen, hardwood floors, queen-size bed in the bedroom, plus a futon foldout (also queen). Linens are provided as well.

Make your reservation now... as you probably have discovered that it is rare to find a quality apartment in a great neighborhood with private outdoor space in NYC. The picture of garden with hundreds of wildflowers is the look in spring. And the other photo of garden is the latest version during summer.

When you respond make sure to include your phone number and I will get right back to you.

I also have plenty of reviews that I can provide, if needed.

Keywords: garden, brownstone, upper west side, ground floor, quaint

More Details

Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, or very simple italian french german & portuguese
Response time:
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Calendar last updated:
May 25, 2017

About The Owner

I live this apartment half the time, so it is kept up very well. I am gone about half the time to my home in Cape May... and so I share it with others who want to come and enjoy NYC at its best.

The Owner purchased this apartment in 2005

Why The Owner chose Manhattan

The location is convenient to everything. Close to subways, close to shops and restaurants and the world-famous Central Park is just half a block away!

What makes this apartment unique

With the unique opportunity of a back yard in NYC, I have created a private seating area to get away from the busy streets and activity in NYC. Just steps away is a grocery, drug store, cleaners and everything else you would need to make your stay amazing!


Upper West Side Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1) (sleeps FOUR max)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Tennis ...
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis


Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(30 traveler reviews)


Amazing location!

  • 4 of 5

Clean, has everything you need for a comfortable stay. Garden and patio is a great feature.

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A Lovely Week in New York

  • 4 of 5

The apartment was exactly as advertised. The location was perfect for our needs (the proximity to two subway lines - not to mention Central Park - was a huge plus!) Ron was very helpful with answering all my questions and providing information about the apartment and the neighborhood (we loved his restaurant recommendations!) There were only two minor negatives - one was the neighbors above us (we were warned they had a child and may leave a stroller in the hall - we weren't warned that that child - or someone! - would be running back and forth above our heads at 11:00 at night!). The other - and it may have been our lack of "technical expertise" - was that we had difficulties operating the futon sleeper in the living room (not the one in this photo), which left me sleeping on a "hill" for most of the week! i'd highly recommend this apartment and would definitely return on a subsequent trip to New York.

  • Submitted: Apr 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I just wish that people would write to me and ask for a resolution, such as the futon. I could have talked her through it in one minute. After the fact I am powerless to help. Thanks for the positives. Ron
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Garden Apartment

  • 4 of 5

Great location. Plenty of room for 2-4 people.

Only downside is the heat!

  • Submitted: Mar 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the kind words. And yes, whenever there is steam heat in pipes, there are few noises that take place when it first turns on. Thank goodness it only lasts a few seconds. My Victorian homes in Cape May and Saratoga Springs do the same thing. All the best.
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Well located but sadly appointed

  • 2 of 5

It is a quiet location, with little street noise discernible, which is extraordinary for New York City. However, the tenants above sound as if they are moving furniture throughout the day, banging and scraping, thumping and jumping. We were happy the all-building heat was very efficient. It was however noisy heat from boilers that gurgled and snapped all night. The kitchen was fine with a gas range and refrigerator. The furniture is unfortunate. The bathroom was particularly sad with a weathered small round toilet seat, and the sink and shower were rudimentary. The bedroom is a little larger than the queen bed and the pillows didn't smell very well.

  • Submitted: Mar 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so sorry that these people did not have a pleasant stay at the garden apartment. I have tons of reviews that are raving, where people have been very happy. The furniture in the apartment is EXACTLY what is in the pictures. So they were informed what that would be prior to travel. As for the heat that does make occasional sounds (steam heat moving through pipes), and the fact that I have a toddler living above whom I hear about 30 minutes in an entire day (and I work from this apartment when I am in town... so I am there 90% of the time)... but clearly this couple would have been better of paying for an expensive hotel... not wanting to have the NY experience of being in an apartment. I wish them all the best and am sorry they were unhappy. IF they had let me know, I could have let them out of the rental. I want for people to be truly pleased, as so many are. Thanks.
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Great apartment

  • 5 of 5

Ron was very easy to deal with. Great location, great setup.

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A wonderful weekend stay

  • 4 of 5

Nice, spacious apartment in a wonderful location. Larger than any NY apartment (or hotel room) I have stayed in. Host was very accommodating, and the cost was very reasonable.

  • Submitted: Nov 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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