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Beautiful, Modern, Large 2 Bedroom, Sleep 8


Property Details

Updated: Sep 16, 2016
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 8

Great two (2) bedrooms apartment, located in a 'real NY' neighborhood called the Upper West Side. Only 2 blocks from Central Park, and near many museums, Lincoln Center and Times Square. The 1/2/3 subway(metro) are only half a block away, so you can affordable travel anywhere in the city in less than 15 minutes (Times Square is only about a 5-minute subway ride away).

First bedroom has: 1 queen size bed + 1 single bed. Second bedroom has: 1 queen size bed. A large living room with a queen size sofa bed and twin size sofa bed. If needed a small crib(Pack & Play) supplied also.

Full size bathroom, fully equipped kitchen and large dining table.

Apartment is fully furnished and equipped with everything you will need for your short or extended stay. 42” flat screen T.V, cables, wireless Internet(WiFi), DVD player, iron, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, flatware, dishwasher, pots/pans, linens, bedding, towels, shampoo, soap, etc. Air conditioning and heat through out the apartment.


The Upper West Side serves as a great home base for visitors looking for an authentic New York City experience. Primarily a residential neighborhood, it provides an escape from the chaos of Midtown and other heavily tourist areas. The area is famous for lovely tree-lined streets and brownstone buildings. It is a great neighborhood for shopping, especially at gourmet stores, like Zabar's and Fairway and is a train hop away from the shops at Columbus Circle.

This particular stretch of Amsterdam Avenue has an amazing diversification of affordable (i.e. non-touristy) but excellent restaurants, with foods ranging from Cuban to Vietnamese to sushi to steakhouses.

The neighborhood is completely safe to walk at any time during day and night.

***The subway station is on 96th street and Broadway, the #1/2/3 trains.

***Area Attractions:

Central Park

Natural History Museum & Rose Center of Earth and space (Hayden Planetarium) - 81st & Central park west

Children's Museum of Manhattan

Lincoln Center

Apple Store

Cathedral of St. John the Divine

***10 min Bus ride, or 20-30 min walk:

Metropolitan Museum of Art – 83rd & 5th

Guggenheim Museum of Art- 88th & 5th

Whitney Museum of Art- 75th & Madison

The Jewish Museum – 92nd & 5th

Museum of Modern Art- 53rd & 5th

Other Activities: Central Park, Times Square, Lincoln Center, Rockefeller Center, Empire State Building, Madison Square Garden, Macy's Herald Square, Chelsea, Greenwich Village, World Trade Center, Chinatown, SOHO, TRIBECA, Statue of Liberty, South Street Seaport, central park zoo and more.

More Details
  • Sleeps 8
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Recent Review

About the Owner

Leave in NYC for 15 years.

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Speaks: english, spanish, portuguese, Hebrew

22 Reviews

based on 22 traveler reviews


Average property, good location

  • 3 of 5

First, the reservation experience - the property that was requested was in the Upper East Side (Property ID 3961666), but it was substituted by this one at the same price. Ok, that was fine, but I specifically requested that the apartment be on the first or second floor (at most one flight of stairs) due to the fact that we had senior citizens in our party. The original one I booked clearly said "one flight up". I was assured that this one would also be on the second floor. The owner confirmed via txt msg. But when I arrived, I was given apartment 3A - which was clearly on the third floor. When I complained, I was told that apartment 3A is on the second floor. Go figure. It is the worst feeling when an apartment turns out to be different than promised.

Beyond this issue, the apartment itself is not "newly renovated" as advertised. It was clean, but clearly dated. The floors are worn out. The hallway smells of chinese food all the time, and garbage hangs out the back door - again stinking up the hallway. The bunk bed was rickety, so we did not use the bed on top. The sofa bed in the living room was OK, but the apartment is too cramped for 6 people. The AC units are LOUD. The wifi internet worked great. The 96 Street subway was very close, and so was a 24 hr grocery store just north of 97th on Broadway. There is no street parking close by, but I found a very convenient valet lot within walking distance, thanks to the SpotHero app on my phone. The apartment is conveniently located and we mostly used Lyft and Uber to get around because of the heat in NYC during our stay. Overall a good stay, I just wish the owners were honest about which floor the apartment is on.

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: ***This apartment is at the second floor and not the third floor, we told them the correct information. Apartments 1 is ground floor, apartments 2 is First floor and apartments 3 is 2nd floor. You can't go by the numbers as they are different at different building and cities. We always say the correct floor as we do aware that it his hard for some to climb to many stirs. ***We never substitute without showing pictures and all information. The guests could say no and decline. We just offer other options for the guests benefits. ***We do not offer any parking, we only give an apartment. No one will offer parking in Manhattan. If you bring a car you need to pay for parking, if not its not easy and not present to look for one. ***Location is amazing, 5 min from central park and less to a subway. Many restaurants and shops all around and open almost all night. Closer to anywhere in NYC. Very safe area to walk at any time. ***The apartment is very large for NYC standards and absolutely perfect for 6 and more. We show exactly how it look on line, if you think small, you should try maybe 3 hotel rooms and still will not get to this size and price. If you want a very large place and think 2 bedrooms (3 rooms) are to small I would suggest to rent out of NYC.
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Very pleased. The apartment work great!!! : )

  • 5 of 5

Super nice apartment in a great location. 1 block from the subway awesome!!! Manhattan dinners around the block has a great breakfast. Central Park 2 block walk, wonderful morning walks in the park. We all were very pleased. If available when we come back would love to stay again. Great stay.

Todd, Lisa and Bob

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Prices and Great Location

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in the apartment and we were a family of five and it worked out perfectly. We had no issues with an easy check in and check out process. Apartment was clean and we had plenty of linens for everyone for our 5 night stay. The location was my favorite thing of all because we were so close to many quick restaurants for the kids, easy walk to subway and easy to hail cabs right in front of the building. Only pros (which weren't that bad) were no elevator and it is 3 floors up so carrying luggage and kids was rough and therest was no laundry in the apartment or building but that is probably standard and again was not that big of an issue. Overall it worked!

  • Submitted: May 19, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Has two seperate rooms and is clean. Great for NYC for the price.

  • 4 of 5

I am going back to NYC this month and staying here again.

  • Submitted: Mar 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Mexico City

Perfect for us!

  • 4 of 5

Being over fifty, we were looking for a comfortable place. The apartment is very comfortable, has everything we needed. It is very well located, in a safe neighborhood and has lots of restaurants, coffee shops, stores and all kinds of amenities near by. The subway is only one block away.

Things that weren't perfect:

1. A very noisy heater,

2. Quite some dust on top of the fridge and shelves, and

3. There was construction going on in the apartment above that caused some mishaps.

I would happily stay in this apartment again!

  • Submitted: Nov 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sheboygan WI, USA

Great location!

  • 5 of 5

2 of us spent a long weekend here for the NY marathon. It was the perfect location! Easy access to the subway, GREAT Italian restaurant next door (Acqua) and walking distance from the marathon finish. Although it can sleep more, it was the perfect size for 2 people. We each had our own room, there was a living room to relax in, a small kitchen and one bathroom. Very clean, plenty of towels. We arrived well before checkin time but were able to check in right away.

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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From the Owner

Location, location, location! 5 min from the Subway station that takes you everywhere you like in less than 10min. At the heart of NYC and so safe and relax.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : La Guardia Airport & JFK Airport 7miles/ 15miles at 7 Miles Nearest Barpub : All around at 60 Metres Nearest Ferry : World Financial Center Ferry at 5 Miles Nearest Train : Penn station am trak and L.I.R.R at 2 Miles Nearest Motorway : West Side Highway at 0.5 Miles Nearest Beach : Brighton Beach & Jones Beach at 20 Miles Car: not necessary


Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
September Special
Sep 1 2016 - Sep 30 2016
4 night minimum stay
Dec 21 2016 - Dec 28 2016
5 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
New Year
Dec 29 2016 - Jan 3 2017
5 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
winter in NYC
Jan 4 2017 - Feb 28 2017
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

One time Cleaning fee $150 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 8.9%

$300 security deposit at check in, return at check out.
We always meet our guests at the apartment.
We are very flexible with check in and out and watch your bags if need.
$50 for check in after 8pm, $75 after 10pm, $100 after midnight.
Prices included tax.
Homeaway booking charge different.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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From the Owner

The Apartment is very large and comfortable, close to everything and very safe day and night.

Property Type

  • apartment


  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Air Conditioning
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Dining
  • Dining Area


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television


  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • Downtown


  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • ice skating
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis

Floor Area

  • 800 sq. ft.


  • Bathroom 1 - toilet, combination tub/shower
  • towels, soap, hair drier


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen, 1 twin/ single, 1 baby crib
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Living room has a Queen size sofa bed & a Twin size sofa bed.


  • Bicycles ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Tennis
  • 1 bicycles


  • Guests provide their own meals

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