If you are a regular guest of The Carlyle, The Mark, or The Surrey, but are looking for more space, privacy, quiet and personalized service... or if you are a couple celebrating a special occasion... or if you are simply looking for an unforgettable stay - this classically furnished most luxurious guest suite of our house is for you !!!
The suite is decorated with old-world antiques and the charm of 16th century Florentine prints...
Very very high 16ft ceilings...
Original, meticulously laid at the turn of the 19th century, parquet floors.
The suite comes with a private furnished TERRACE overlooking a large and serene green courtyard
Though this suite is the largest of the 5 guest apartments of our house, we do prefer to host only 2-3 guests in it.
The Terraced Suite is about luxury, and not about the efficient use of space....
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70sqm / 753sqft | on 2nd floor - take Elevator or gorgeous marble stairs
Very tall and wide windows. Southern and Eastern exposures.
2 very large rooms are separated by a hallway and a bathroom.
Bedroom has a heavy wooden door.
Full well-equipped kitchen.
Beautiful marble bathroom with medium size bathtub/shower.
Bathroom is located in the hallway between the bedroom and living room and is equally accessible to all guests of the suite.
Not included in the square footage calculations are :
- private BALCONY off the living room (8.7 x 2.4 ft = 264 x 72 cm )
- quiet garden view furnished TERRACE with entrance off the bedroom (14 x 12 ft = 426 x 366 cm)
This elegant Aristocratic Beaux-Art style Landmark Townhouse was built in 1904 from Indiana limestone and Italian marble. It has been our family's main residence since 1994.
The lower floors we have converted into completely separate & very private guest apartments (all independent entry) available for short term let year-round.
We have been hosting guests from around the world since 2005.
!! We operate LEGALLY: we are not an apartment building, but a single-family owner-occupied home !!
OWNERS and Maintenance Personnel are ON PREMISES AT ALL TIMES
(this means also you can arrive any time: even after midnight or at 6am we shall welcome you with a smile...)
Daily maid / HOUSEKEEPING service INCLUDED with every reservation.
[ this is not optional - we insist on daily maintenance !.. but we will never interfere with your stay, we shall do it when you are out enjoying the city ]
- US king/UK Super-king bed in main bedroom (Tempur mattress 193cm x 203cm)
- US Queen Sofa-Bed for 2 persons (comfortable memory foam mattress, 153cm x 203cm)
- add-on surprisingly comfortable adult size proper mattress cot that can be placed either in the main bedroom or living room
for photos and videos please visit
OUR WEBSITE http://www.FifthAvenueTownhouse.com/
360° VIRTUAL Tour - 5 separate videos
(this link is to 5 different videos - to alternate between the videos click on the thumbnails at the bottom of the screen, then use arrows to navigate within the video - see any point on the ceiling, on the floor, etc )
this listing is recently created and thus has only 19 reviews (another reason for few reviews: I find that public figures do not volunteer to write reviews... and I never ask… )
Still, between the other 4 listings we have over 260 reviews.
[ 95% of those reviews are 5-star reviews… and the ones that have 4 stars "only" could have easily been 5-star reviews... see for yourself ].
at maximum occupancy (which we allow very rarely) up to 18 additional guests can be accommodated among the other 4 guest apartments in our house. Please see HomeAway listing 808231 (3 units) and 952457 (Dlx European Suite).
If you are not familiar with location please see specific detailed LOCATION & Transportation information on our listing 808231.
Beyond that 808231 listing contains lots of additional useful information that pertains to the entire house and all guest apartments.
You might want to visit that listing if you wish to learn about:
- Amenities & Bedding
- Location and Transportation
- how to INQUIRE and what we would like to know about you
We respond to EVERY inquiry. Be sure to INCLUDE YOUR PHONE number.
Please also tell us who are the travelers (relationship to each other), where you are coming from, your approximate age, and the reason for this trip. In general, the more information you provide (age, occupation, familiarity with our neighborhood, etc) the better. We are very particular about whom we host, so I do wonder who stands behind every inquiry... please help me be as welcoming with you as possible (not just polite) from the very start...
And if we did not respond within 8 hours, then we did not receive your inquiry. -
Please resend it or call +1-917-825-3188
You can also write directly to ZanettiNYC@gmail.com
Finally, while we are all for celebrating important milestones, please understand, that other guest families will be staying in the house, thus we would not welcome a party that might disturb others.
This property is listed by its Owners (a married couple with their family) that live in the premises.
The Owners have lived in The Townhouse for over 24 years and have been hosting guests on a short- and mid-term basis for the past 9 years.
Housekeepers and Maintenance staff also live on premises and are available most of the time.
We do everything to make our guests' overall stay in NY as comfortable and easy as possible.
Most matters get attended to within a few minutes.
For additional information on all 5 guest apartments in our 5th Avenue Townhouse, which is also our home, please write to us or call and we shall do our best to answer any questions that you might have.
You may first call +1-917-825-3188 (especially if it is a last minute inquiry), but please also submit a request wire website, so that we can send you detailed information.
You may also write directly to
Julia & Claudio, the owners, live full-time in the same Townhouse purchased this apartment in 1988
My family of 4 (+ dog) stayed here recently for a long weekend. Very convenient to C.P. and the Met/Guggenheim, as well as all Upper East Side environs. Plenty of good dinning/food choices nearby. The building owners (who reside on the upper floors of the building) rent several apts in the building, all of very good quality (we got a peek at some of the others). The owner (Julia) was always available for assistance, and was quick to respond. The building had the usual "old school NYC" characteristics; nice lobby, high ceilings, and good working elevator. We stayed in the "Grand White Loft", a 1 bedroom apt with 4 add'l beds/fotons nicely distributed in the living space. Though we spent most of our time out & about, the place had plenty of space and was more than comfortable enough. It all worked very well, and we'll be back!
As a personal assistant I was entrusted to book a complete trip to New York including finding a safe, quite, centrally located place to stay for a week for a very busy mother of three teen aged children. A friend of mine who had previously stayed here recommended this townhouse. It look perfect, exactly what I was looking for.
From my initial contact to departure, Julia was wonderful; very responsive and professional. She assisted with making several special accommodation and was easy to work with. My boss and her family have very particular dietary preferences; I gave Julia an extensive and specific grocery list of items for their stay. No problem, Julia took care of that and made sure the kitchen was stocked with the requested items prior to their arrival. Since my boss and her family were getting in late, Julia made sure the beds were all turned down and ready for the children to slide right into.
My boss and her family were greeted upon arrival by a live-in staff member even though it was 2 AM. The following morning Julia made sure to personally greet my boss and her family, and made herself personally available if needed.
My boss was very pleased with the townhouse. The townhouse was everything she envisioned; beautifully and tastefully decorated turn of the 19th century house, with high ceilings. There also was a very pretty courtyard, nice and spacious terrace. She was quite impressed and happy with my selection.
Julia's pre-arrival packet was so thorough and helpful. She really has thought of everything. If you want a worry-free, safe, quite, centrally located, beautiful place to stay, look no further. This townhouse will not disappoint.
We had an absolutely lovely time at the 5th Ave Townhouse. Our family loved being steps from Central Park and having access to so many amazing restaurants and shops in the area. We enjoyed having the kitchen and housekeeping everyday which is an uncommon service for vacation rentals. We loved the charm and the history of the building and we appreciated very much the hospitality of our hosts Julia and Claudio Zanetti.
My wife and I spent four weeks in the Terrace Suite on the second floor. The suite was large, bright and overlooked the rear courtyard. The location of the townhouse was perfect for us: we were a one minute walk from Central Park, perhaps only a hundred steps to Madison Avenue. I cannot imagine a better Upper East Side location. Our favorite restaurants were close by: Cafe Bolud, Caravaggio, E.A.T., and in Carnegie Hill, Sarabeth's. Museum Mile is around the corner. The Gagosian was across the street. Julia is a charming host. When I locked myself out, she was there with a key. When we needed directions or towels, she delivered them with a smile. Our room was serviced daily with fresh towels and linens. By the time we left Julia's home, we felt like family.
This is the perfect location for our annual stay in New York, and actually it was our second stay in this particular suite. We were greeted at the front entrance, our luggage was carried in, and Julia even managed to stock the refrigerator for us. As the location is on a very quiet Upper East Side residential street we were not confronted by the hustle and bustle of the city as soon as we stepped out of our front door. Central Park is only a few steps away as are numerous great museums and upmarket restaurants. Furthermore, we are at the centre of the city. The Subway/Tube is only a 4 minute walk, and quickly we were in SoHo or Times Square or the Theatre District. The suite itself is extremely comfortable, upscale, and secure. The terrace at the back is a lovely place to sit and take in what you have seen in this wonderful city during the day. The local amenities (food shops, restaurants) are plentiful and very near at hand. Julia is a friendly and caring hostess who is wonderful to deal with. She is meticulous about whom she lets stay as guests, and keeps the townhouse property in an immaculate condition. My wife and I truly had a wonderful time, and we are truly looking forward to our next visit.
Beautiful location on a quiet street of the upper east side, exquisitely furnished and steps from central park. No small wonder that the feel of this place would reflect its reasonable proximity to two stalwart luxury hotels. A live in host who caters to your every need with warmth and great precision, and is more than happy to share here insights on local gems in this great neighborhood. Attention to detail and laundry services made our stay a winner. We arrived on a Holiday and felt immediately at home. Very clean and well kept- with a nice kitchenette if you need it. My wife loved it and we can't wait for the next time.
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31+ night stay ONLY
Mar 23 2017 - Sep 19 2018
1 night minimum stay
|Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $95 per night, per additional guest|
Depending on the season and the particular flat, the daily rates range from $250 for the gap nights in the Petit flat to above the starting rate of $750 for Large apartments.
Please note that the lowest rate listed is offered only for those specific dates which will allow us to close the gaps left in our schedule between periods of longer occupancy.
Please ring or email us for accurate quote.
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.
Next to 5th Avenue, our Landmark Mansion is 30 steps from Central Park.
Our street is one of the most sought-after areas to stay in Manhattan's elegant Upper East Side.
Three exclusive 5-star hotels are only steps away - The Carlyle, The Surrey, and The Mark - ensuring heightened security 24-hours per day.
The Carlyle Hotel regularly hosts members of the English Royal Family, US Presidents, as well as Presidents & Prime Ministers of many Western European and Asian countries.
The Mark Hotel and The Surrey Hotel are the hotels of choice for both European and American artists and celebrities.
Museums within 2-10 minute walk: Metropolitan, Whitney, Frick, Guggenheim & many others.
Immediately on Madison Avenue's exclusive Boutique Shopping mile.
Walking access to world's best critical-care hospitals: Sloan-Kettering, Columbia-Presbyterian, Weill-Cornell Medical Center, Hospital for Special Surgery.
• Central Park entrance at 30 meters
• 5th avenue Bus stops at 35 meters, every 3 mins (runs north-south)
• cross-town Bus stops 3 blocks away, every 5 mins (runs east-west)
• metro/underground is 3 blocks away, at Lexington & 77th (4,5,6 lines run north-south)
Other Activities: museums, music, great restaurants, shopping, urban culture.