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Charming 3 Bedroom/2Bath Duplex Apartment in Quiet Cul-de-sac

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,400 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Oversized duplex, 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, Sleeps 7-9

Spread out in this over sized 1,400 sq. ft. duplex apartment on 2 full floors within a modern brownstone. Enjoy it's rich amenities including: three luxury pillow-top queen beds, a comfy twin bed, hypo-allergenic pillows, high-thread count linens, two deep soaking bathtubs, free Wi-Fi, flat screen TVs, movie library, fully appointed kitchen, separate dining room, sun drenched living room, and tons of closet space. Conveniently located in Brooklyn's Stuyvesant Heights historic district. Steps away from restaurants, cafes, art galleries, groceries, and boutique shopping. Minutes away from Prospect Park, museums, movie theaters, and trendy Fort Green, Clinton Hill, Williamsburg, and Downtown Brooklyn. Hop on the A train and you're 20-30 minutes away from all major NYC's vacation, dining, leisure, government, arts, entertainment, and sports attractions. Ideal for weekend getaways, extended layovers, business or group travelers, vacationing families, in-law escape, and short term lodging.

This apartment is absolutely a gem with just about all you will need to enjoy your stay in New York. I have other apartments all within the same area and if you are traveling with a large group, I can accommodate up to 60 adults. Come enjoy a new standard of vacationing in style without breaking your wallet.

** Priced based on 7 person occupancy. For groups of 8 or more, add $25 for each additional person (ages 2+) per night. **

For groups of 8 or 9, we provide a high grade air mattress which our guests inflate in the living room or in the second bedroom. Note that the sofas are NOT pull-out beds.

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Amenities

Bedford-Stuyvesant Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Max. adults: 9
  • Min. age of primary renter: 0
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 9 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • 1 Twin, 3 Queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • library
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(64 traveler reviews)

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Charming 3 Bedroom/2Bath Duplex Apartment in Quiet Cul-de-sac
average rating of 4.640625 based on 72 reviews
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
3

Comfortable but lacks attention to detail

  • 3 of 5

We spent 10 nights in this apartment in December and celebrated Christmas here. This is a classic old brownstone apartment located close to Utica Subway station with direct access to Manhattan on the A and C lines.

The apartment was comfortable with a large dining table, living room and 3 bedrooms which accommodated our family of 5 adults. The 2 modern bathrooms were a plus too. The kitchen is functional but narrow so only one person can fit in there at a time. It also lacked some basic utensils with no chopping board, no baking trays and no dust pan. We had to buy these items ourselves and also some cleaning products.

The beds in the 3 bedrooms upstairs were OK but they are on rollers and move around. The floor is on a slight slant due the age of the building which adds character but does mean that the beds roll and the steep stairs need to be negotiated carefully!

The heating worked well but there were cold drafts through the windows which were only sealed with duct tape. I also had to tape down loose electric cords which posed a trip hazard in the dining room. The front door lock didn’t work but Kenneth did come and fix this on the second day. However, the most unsatisfactory issue was the wifi which dropped out twice during our stay and we had to wait for 3 days over Christmas for the router to be reset (it is located in a locked room downstairs so were unable to reset it ourselves).

There are some good cafes within easy walking distance (try Sumner Café and Peaches restaurant) but interesting shops and cafes in Williamsburg are an hours walk or 2 train changes to get there. The Brooklyn Museum and Prospect Park are easy to access on the subway.

We enjoyed experiencing this part of Brooklyn and having a comfortable and warm apartment to come home to at the end of the day. The booking process with Kenneth was efficient though he is not always easy to contact (his message bank is often full). We received good instructions to get to the apartment and pick up the key. This place was nice but could be really good with more attention to detail.

  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Property is described accurately...clean and has everything you need.

  • 5 of 5

Kenny is available and responsive to any concerns or questions! We enjoyed the apartment very much and our stay in New York!

  • Submitted: Dec 11, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great Location for Exploring New Neighborhoods

  • 4 of 5

We had an enjoyable 5 night stay in October - everything worked in the apartment and it was clean. The neighborhood was wonderful with numerous great restaurants - subway into the city was a few blocks away. Recommend L'Antagoniste, Peaches Hothouse, Therapy Wine Bar, Saraghina (amazing pizza) - all within walking distance. Be mindful of steep and narrow staircases. Also, arrange for extra towels if you have more than 4-5 people staying. We had just enough for 4 people. Kitchen is not equipped for feeding a large group but is adequate. Large grocery store on Fulton and numerous small shops throughout the neighborhood. Easy ride into Manhattan on the "A" Train. All in all, a delightful stay. Would stay there again.

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Nice home!

  • 4 of 5

The home was very nicely updated and comfortable, but it was a very old home ( which gave it a nice bit of charm) but it was on 2nd and 3rd floor with very narrow steps going up and they were not level, though they seemed very sturdy. It would not be a good place for someone who could not easily navigate the stairs or for small children. But for 4 adults it was a nice place to stay. The house had all that we needed for our stay. The neighborhood could do with a bit of attention and care, but we did feel safe and enjoyed our stay.

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Host, wonderful apt and wonderful stay!!

  • 5 of 5

A must share. The photos are exactly as seen, super clean, spacious, warm and tastefully decorated. Kenneth, the owner was very responsive and it was lovely to come home to 55. Great for family. Walking to the train station is super close and fast (5 mins) with a hop onto the express A train or linger within Bed-Stuy for the ambiance of community warmth exploring local restaurants, visit Breadstuy if you can and convenience stores are all close by. We loved it.

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Einfach unkompliziert und sauber.

  • 4 of 5

Hat alles wie vereinbart funktioniert.

Keine Probleme.

Super Anbindung an die Subway.

  • Submitted: May 20, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Property Manager

Kenny K
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
February 18, 2018

What makes this apartment unique

Oversized duplex, 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, sleeps 9

Guestbook comments from the manager

Source: https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/28880



Kenny's place was exactly as it is in the pictures. The house was equiped with all the necessities required for a well rounded home away from home experience. The neighborhood was safe and parking was not an issue. Kenny was a gracious host, he offered to give me a tour of the neighborhood aquainting me with the local destinations that will add further benefit to our time in Brooklyn. I would definitly stay here again.
Aug 2012
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
LaGuardia
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Therapy Wine Bar
Nearest Ferry
4.5 Miles
Staten Island Ferry
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Forest Park Golf Course
Nearest Train
0.1 Miles
A (express) and C (local)
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Peaches & Saraghina
Nearest Beach
20 Miles
Long Beach, Long Island
Car: not necessary

We do not provide tours of my rental apartments. This is, in part, because they are almost always occupied by other guests. Also, for the privacy and security of our guests, we do not disclose the physical address of the location until you have booked the apartment. Brooklyn is very large borough and it is the responsibility of the guest to ensure that this area is right for them and their needs before booking. If you are unfamiliar with the location, the nearest cross-streets are Bainbridge Street and Lewis Avenue. The apartment is 1 and 1/2 blocks away from the A express and C local subway lines at Utica Avenue, and 15 minutes from Manhattan.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Notes

  • Check-in: 3:00 PM; Check-out: 11:00 AM

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