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Member since: 2009
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Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese

1923 Townhouse Living

53 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment


Manhattan Apartment Rental Photos and Description

1500sf Penthouse with terrace

charming, sunfilled, turn key 3rd floor thru loft apartment in 1920 limestone townhouse with spetacular empire state building views, landscaped front courtyard with fountain & bench. 1 block from park ave subway #'s 4, 5, 6 - walk to grand central station. 1500sf (140sqm) renovated in 2007, with 4 skylights, 2 masters en suite, 2 full baths, living/great room, open kitchen with granite breakfast bar, laundry room with front load washer/dryer, dining room & large planted terrace w/table, umbrella, chairs & weber grill.

fine details - high ceilings, exposed brick wall, hardwood parquet floors, marble fireplace mantels, pocket doors w/frosted glass panel, central air. lots of built-ins for extra storage, walk-in closets. baths r tiled, w/granite vanities, glass block window, glass walk-in shower enclosure & tub.

ROSE HILL - NoMaD - Midtown : This neighborhood is in midtown east., very close to the east river, U.N., Grand Central Station, Empire State Building, Gramercy Park, Madison Park, Union Square Park.

Lexington Avenue is between Park Avenue & 3rd Avenue

More Details
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Lucia (Owner)
Member since: 2009
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Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese

About Lucia

Entrepeneur owner of Lucia Moura Associates a marketing & sales company and Lexco, Inc,. a real estate investment company.

Lucia purchased this apartment in 1995

Why Lucia chose Manhattan

Perfect neighborhood for business and residential.

What makes this apartment unique

Live and work in a great New York City neighborhood.


based on 53 traveler reviews

1923 Townhouse Living
average rating of 4.6792455 based on 53 reviews
Brussels, Belgium

Excellent location to enjoy New York's daily life

  • 4 of 5

We were a group of 4 friends travelling to NY in October 2009. We had choosed the apartement for its central location + its reasonable price. Located on the Lexington av. a few blocs from the Empire State B, and more closer to a subway station, approximatively 20 to 30 min walk from Time Square, the appartement fits perfectly for first timers in the Big Apple as well as for more experienced tourists in NY. We felt at home in this really spacious appartement and especially enjoyed the open kitchen and dining room, the bedrooms and bathrooms. It is the perfect place to relax after museum, shopping, to have a break before getting out again for the evening... The neighboroughood offers everything needed to jump into the daily life of New Yorkers. And, Lucia, the owner, is allways ready to help her guests.

En résumé, pour les lecteurs francophones : un appart vraiment spacieux (2e étage sur 3), très bien situé, très bon quartier, confortable (chambres et salles de bain très bien). Et une hôtesse accueillante et serviable.

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2009
  • Stayed: Oct 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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Westport, New York

Turning 60 weekend getaway

  • 5 of 5

Wow, what a great place to spend the weekend celebrating sixty years of life and forty one years of friendship! Convenient location in a great neighborhood, with lots of taxis, restaurants, deli with convenience items, and short walk to subway. The apartment is stocked with plenty of linens, kitchen appliances and gadgets, and entertainment center. My four college "sisters" and I felt safe and comfortable. Plenty of sleeping spaces and two bathrooms made our downtime and transitions from one outing to the next stress-free. Carrying luggage up three flights of stairs was not fun but did not detract from the overall positive experience. I would stay here and use the Vacation Rental By Owner service again.

  • Submitted: May 27, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Comfy and fun Lexington Avenue theatre adventure

  • 4 of 5

We had a party of 5 and enjoyed the spacious, light, comfortable and clean apartment. The owner and her assistant were very responsive and helpful. The apartment was immaculate. The walk up stairs give you exercise to walk off all those vacation calories! We were worried about traffic noise but it wasn't bad - consider it ambience or wear ear plugs if you aren't used to city noise. The location is fantastic, close to the subway but also an easy 20 minute talk to Times Square.

  • Submitted: Apr 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: thank you so much for your review! we just finished updating the apartment in march. wonderful to know you enjoyed your stay in new york city. hope to have you back, lucia
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Moore, Oklahoma

So much space!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I rented this apartment to meet our friends from Denmark for a week in NYC. The space was amazing. Two large bedrooms and bathrooms on either side of the apartment separated by the kitchen and living room. Great for two couples or families who want to spend time together and still have some privacy. Plenty of supplies in the kitchen to enjoy meals and a great little authentic Italian restaurant next door. The location was terrific! Close enough to walk to plenty and only a couple of blocks to the metro. Outdoor patio in the heart of Manhattan was such a great bonus! We would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: thank you so much for the review. happy new year and we hope to have you back! rgds, lucia
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NYC Trip- September 2015

  • 5 of 5

We arrived and I was pleasantly surprised to find someone there to let us in (had heard all sorts of stories where this doesn't happen)- that was a relief. The walk up with luggage was a bit of a struggle to the 4th floor- but, the view , the location, the amenities were all more than worth it all. We ate at restaurants on that block - the Italian one across the street (Pizza place) was great and the one right down stairs- another Italian was fantastic too. Stores nearby provided breakfast foods, subway , buses and taxi's were plentiful- we used UBER for the first time to return tot he airport- that worked great too. Even the pope's visit was nearby too. And, with Lucia just a phone call away if anything arose, we were well taken care of- coffee was there too, starbucks was just 2 blocks away.... didn't get a chance to use the balcony , but maybe next time.... I sent out quote requests to 10 places, and Lucia responded quickly and we settled the details in a few short emails... No need for a car in NYC- we actually walked most places (good exercise)...

  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: thank you very much for the review Damon. I am so happy that you enjoyed Lexcasa. enjoy the rest of the winter and we hope to have you back again.
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bel espace à deux pas de l'Empire State Building

  • 4 of 5

Nous avons séjourné 10 jours fin mars 2015 à 5 adultes dans cet appartement.

Il est composé d’une cuisine à l’américaine meublée et équipée, d’un salon et espace repas, d’une chambre côté rue un peu bruyante (mais la literie de qualité et grand format nous a permis de très bien y dormir). Une deuxième chambre avec 6 couchages potentiels est meublée de deux lits 140 et d’un lit gigogne en 90. La pièce est vraiment très spacieuse et donne sur une terrasse bien agréable en plein NY. Deux salles de bain/ douche / WC complètent le tout.

La station de métro la plus proche se trouve sur la 28th rue. Dans la 34th rue passent les bus qui desservent NY d’est en ouest. A un ¼ d’heure de marche Grand Central : vous pouvez de là, entre autres, partir en train vers la petite ville de Beacon et visiter son musée d’art contemporain (coût 75 $ pour 2 aller-retour et billets musée avec le « one day get away »).

Côté restos dans le quartier nous avons testé 2 indiens (pas top), un petit mexicain la cantina (proche angle 31th et 2nd av) est sympa, les pizza du Vezzo sont très bonnes et on peut les emporter.

Pour les courses le super marché le mieux achalandé est Fairway situé à l’angle de la 30th et 2nd av (à 5mn à pied de l’appartement). Eataly est un magasin d’alimentation à découvrir.

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: merci bien catherine!
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Brother Jimmy's BBQ
Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
Statan Island
Nearest Golf
25 Miles
Westchester Country Club
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Grand Central
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Nearest Ski
50 Miles
Hunter Mountains
Nearest Beach
25 Miles
Rockaway Beach
Car: not necessary

our neighborhood is commonly known as rose hill or NoMad.

north of 23rd & madison park, south of 34th, east of broadway, west of 2nd ave.

Other Activities: walking tours in manhattan's different neighborhoods


Rates & Availability

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Apr 1 2016 - Jun 1 2016
1 night minimum stay
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1 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $320

ALL-IN rates =
1 night @ $1,000; 2 nights @ $1,500; 3 nights @ $1,900; 4 nights @ $2,400
5, 6 & 7 nights @ $2,900

50% when lease is signed and 50% balance due 30 days before occupancy

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Manhattan Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking On Street
  • Security System
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , skylight
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , glass block window
  • glass block window in shower enclosure, skylight in bathroom, granite counter tops.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king , sleeps 2 adults
    Bedroom 1 - 2 double , 2 twin/ single , sleeps 4 to 6 adults
  • One master w/2 double beds en suite w/full bath, desk & chair, TV, arm chair, walk-in closet , 2 book cases, 2 trunks & access to terrace & day trundle bed w/2 twin beds. Second master w/1 king size bed, spectacular empire state building views, dresser & trunk.
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
Communication / Internet:
  • fax
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Housekeeper
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • ice skating
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
great for families or groups of friends.

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