PRIVATE MANHATTAN TOWNHOUSE APARTMENT ON A FAMILY BUDGET

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
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PRIVATE MANHATTAN TOWNHOUSE APARTMENT ON A FAMILY BUDGET

Upper West Side Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Apartment, 1 Bedroom + Living + Kitchen, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-6)

Private Townhouse Apartment, Full-floor, from $175 / night,* Sleeps 4-6

BOOK NOW FOR YOUR WINTER HOLIDAY

ENJOY NEW YORK CITY from your very own home in the most exciting city in the World. Experience New York like a New Yorker experiences New York. This Hamilton Heights Townhouse Apartment offers privacy and ample space, yet at a price even the tourist or family on a budget can afford. Your Townhouse Apartment is within a private townhouse. You will have a spacious, full-floor, fully furnished, private, secure apartment for your personal use. The Apartment has high ceilings and plenty of light and sunshine. Polished hardwood floors throughout. The 79m2 (850 sq.ft.) apartment sleeps 4-6 persons. In Manhattan’s new upper west side, your Apartment is in a residential, historic, multi-ethnic neighborhood with families, children and parks without the high-rise office tower / retail / commercial / hotel environment. The Apartment is just steps off Broadway so, you are close to Subways to everywhere: restaurants, shopping, sites, entertainment.

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Owner
Advertiser since 2005
Speaks english

About The Owner

I host 75-80 families and small groups of friends each year in my Apartments. All my guests have been very happy with the Apartment's large space to spread out and relax, the location, and its convenience. Many guests comment that it was a great experience to live in a genuine NYC neighborhood and feel the atmosphere, without the tourists & commercial distractions of mid-town. I live nearby so I am always available to you during your stay. I'm sure your group will be happy in my Apartment.

The Owner purchased this apartment in 2000

Guestbook comments from the owner

We really enjoyed our stay. Ray was a great host, taking time on our first night to give us a great overview of New York and the neighbourhood. Staying in the neighbourhood gave us a better NYC experience than staying in a hotel closer in. We rode the trains all over the city and enjoyed good food in the local restaurants.

The apartment was just like the photos. After walking all day around NYC it was great to come back to home base and get a great night's sleep.

I've already recommended this apartment to our friends thinking of visiting NYC.

We hope to be back! Thanks Ray for helping to make our stay in NYC very memorable.

We did all the big tourist things but the city kept surprising us - seeing Adam Levine in SOHO, ran into Eugenie Bouchard (Canadian Tennis champion) in Times Square, amazing dinner at a speakeasy - La Esquina - experience was as great as the food, had to ride bikes in Central Park, Mowtown the Musical was a great story to see, Katz's deli - had to see it. NYC Pass and Hop On Hop Off worked really well - as did having a 7 day Metro Pass for public transit. Ray's tip to take the Staten Island ferry to see the Statue of Liberty and the city from the water was great. We also did that on the Clipper as part of our CityPass - very nice.



We hope to be back!
Sep 2014
  • 1 of 30
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay nights
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Reviews

Reviews

4.9
based on 14 traveler reviews

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Private Manhattan Townhouse Apartment on a Family Budget
average rating of 4.857143 based on 14 reviews
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Private Manhattan Townhouse Apartment on a Family Budget
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p305672vb
Upper West Side Manhattan
5

Great place! Will definitely stay again.

  • 5 of 5
I have been to New York on several occasions and have stayed at hotels. Not only were the rooms small, but the prices were steep. Because of this, I decided to rent an apartment. Ray's place far exceeded my expectations. Not only was it clean and comfortable, it was easy to access through public transportation. In addition, Ray was great about communicating with me and answering questions before my arrival.
My 20 year old son and I were greeted by Ray right outside the apartment. He quickly gave us a tour of the apartment and explained how everything worked. Ray even provided us a map that included the subway routes. We purchased a 7 day Metro Card for $30 and had no problem getting around the city. We even rode the train to New Jersey to attend a concert at MetLife Stadium. I also had the opportunity to get a run in a few blocks from the apartment. I asked Ray if there was a place where I could run. He directed me to Riverbank Park which was just a few blocks away. I ran a quick 4 miles and got some great pictures of the George Washington bridge. I never once felt threatened or scared while walking around the neighborhood even when my son and I were walking back to the apartment late at night after the concert.
On the day of departure, we met Ray to hand over the keys, and he offered to call a cab for us. We opted to ride the bus to LaGuardia airport from the apartment. It was a quick 2 block walk to the bus stop and one bus transfer to get there.
Our stay at Ray's apartment was such a pleasant experience. If I ever travel to New York in the future, I will definitely stay at his place again.
  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
business
Private Manhattan Townhouse Apartment on a Family Budget
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p305672vb
Upper West Side Manhattan
5

Perfect- exactly as advertised!

  • 5 of 5
Great apartment in lovely neighborhood! There is a playground just across the street that was great for our family of three (with an 8 year old boy). The apartment is very big by NYC standards. We even hosted a brunch with 15 people and everyone was comfortable. Ray was a gracious host and very attentive. Close to subway stop and only 15-20 minutes from midtown.
  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Private Manhattan Townhouse Apartment on a Family Budget
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p305672vb
Upper West Side Manhattan
5

Great Vacation Rental in NYC! Safe, Convenient Location! Large , Clean interior!

  • 5 of 5
We stayed at this NYC apartment for a week over Christmas 2013. It was perfect and very affordable for our family of 6. We were very comfortable with the size and location of the apartment. It also contained many of the necessities from plates, pans, microwave, plenty of towels, blankets, pillows and umbrellas and more! Ray was very friendly and helpful and available to us as needed at any time. It is located a few minutes walk to the subway and a couple minutes from a grocery store and restaurants which made it very convenient as well. We felt very safe walking around the neighborhood with our family which includes 4 small children. We loved NYC, and especially at Christmastime, but it was so crazy busy that it was nice to not be staying in Time Square. It was good to escape the hustle and bustle and get back to the apartment where it was quiet at the end of a busy day of touring the city. The beds were very comfortable as well. Can't say enough great things about this place and it's owner. Fantastic experience overall! We made awesome memories here and we will be back. Thank you Ray!
  • Submitted: Jan 23, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Private Manhattan Townhouse Apartment on a Family Budget
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p305672vb
Upper West Side Manhattan
4

Great spot to stay!

  • 4 of 5
We enjoyed our stay while in New York. The apartment was clean and well furnished and Ray gave us excellent tips on how to use the subway, plus tips on where to visit. We were not very far from Harlem and I wish we had more time to visit that area. It has a vibrant downtown shopping area plus lots of places to stop and eat.
  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
business
Private Manhattan Townhouse Apartment on a Family Budget
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p305672vb
Upper West Side Manhattan
4

Upper Manhattan Living

  • 4 of 5
My friend and I stayed in this town home for one week...it was great! The only negative thing I can say is that, if people are in the apt. above, it's really noisy when they walk across the floor. However, the place is spotless and just as it appears in the pictures.

The neighborhood is very diverse and safe. We even walked at night. No one ever approached us for money or bothered us in any way. In fact, when we needed directions, people were quite willing to help.We went to a couple of great restaurants just a couple of blocks away. Ray has a book on the coffee table with restaurants nearby that he recommends. He even has their menus.

Ray was great to work with. When we got there, he showed us all around the town home and gave us a map showing all of Manhattan and pointed out places of interest as well as explaining which subway to take and which ticket to purchase for it. The subway is so safe and easy to take. We rode it all the time.

We had a wonderful week thanks to Ray's directions and advice. I would highly recommend this cute, quaint place to anyone who wants a taste of what it's like to live in a residential NY neighborhood.
  • Submitted: Dec 23, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Private Manhattan Townhouse Apartment on a Family Budget
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Upper West Side Manhattan
Scotland
5

Great apartment and location, would recommend!

  • 5 of 5
This was our 3rd visit to NYC but our first time renting an apartment. (our 16 year old daughter accompanied us hence the reason for choosing an apartment instead of a hotel)
It proved to be a good choice and we were extremely happy with the apartment, the neighbourhood and our host Ray.
Ray met us when we arrived and gave us a good hand-over including tips about the local neighbourhood and also Manhattan in general.

The apartment is very clean, well equipped and warm (it was October). The neighbourhood is a lively and interesting place with lots of young families and we felt safe and at ease whilst out and about. In fact we felt very much at home and part of the neighbourhood! There is a good supermarket just round the block as well as a good selection of fast food/take-away vendors etc.
The subway is a 3 minute walk away and from there it takes 15 -20 minutes to Times Square or around 30 minutes to lower Manhattan.

All in all we had an excellent trip and enjoyed our stay at Ray's apartment and would definitely come back and will recommend to friends and family.
Feedback from our 16 year old = yeah the place was great, loved the big TV with loads of channels and also the bed was comfy!!

PS Ray also allowed us to late check out the day we left without any fuss or extra charge so thanks Ray.

Simon, Cheryl & Katie
  • Submitted: Nov 2, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway

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Availability & Rates

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Upper West Side Apartment Rental Rates

Notes

  • From $175/nt - $1,544/wk
  • US Dollars
  • 2013 Rate: 1 or 2 persons .. $175/night .. $1,544/week (inclusive of fees below)
  • 2014 Rate: 1 or 2 persons .. $175/night .. $1,544/week (inclusive of fees below)
  • For each additional adult (13+ years) add $35/night, per person, plus fees below.
  • Add 23.875% (combined total of all room and occupancy fees)
  • Add one-time $25 cleaning fee
  • Payment by Mastercard or Visa credit card only or PayPal.
  • CANCELLATION / REFUND INFORMATION: Reservation Deposits are non-refundable.

Amenities

Amenities

Upper West Side Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
General:
  • Wireless Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Mobile Phone
  • Air Conditioning
Kitchen:
  • Microwave
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchen
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • CD Player
  • Stereo
  • Satellite / Cable
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • museums
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • tennis
  • cycling

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