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Great location Lovely 2BR in Greenpoint Brooklyn townhouse

Bedrooms 2
Space 750 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights


About the property

2 bedroom, 1 full bathroom, Sleeps 4, town home.


You are welcome to come and catch the creative and artistic buzz of Brooklyn in Greenpoint.

**Please check the calendar for availability**

The sunny, comfortable and private apartment occupies an entire floor of a 19th-century landmark townhouse. (private entrance) You will enjoy the high ceilings, pine floors, and antique interior details.

The apartment has a living room, two bedrooms, (distant enough from one another to allow total privacy)

Bedroom #1 with comfortable king bed ( two twin beds) and Bedroom #2 with queen bed.

There are a fully equipped kitchen and bathroom with a bathtub and shower. The bathroom and the kitchen are completely renovated and have all new appliances and utensils. There is also a washing machine and dryer for your convenience.

Our apartment is kept immaculately clean.

Area: Greenpoint and Williamsburg New York's newest bohemian area, are one of the hottest places in town with a dynamic mix of art galleries, boutiques, bars, and restaurants. It is home to the largest artist colony in the United States.

Location: The apartment is located on a quiet tree lined the street. It is just two blocks away from all your shopping needs. (Groceries, banks, restaurants, a farmer's market, a gym and medical services. )

The place is a short walk away from Transmitter Park and its stunning views of the Manhattan.


The G line Greenpoint Ave station is a 5min walking distance from the house.

The L line Bedford Ave station is a 10-15 minute walk and only one stop from Manhattan.

The 'East River Ferry' stops on India Street - it takes you in 15min to Manhattan or Brooklyn Bridge area.

More Details

Maryla Cobb
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, french, german, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 19, 2017

About Maryla Cobb

Although I have lived in New York for many years and consider myself a New Yorker, I was born in Europe and travel a lot all around the world.

For me, my vacation rental is more than just a business. It is the joy I get from making my guests feel at home in our townhouse, as well as helping them to discover the dynamic and creative energy that New York has to offer.

My husband Geoffrey is a high school history teacher. He speaks German, Spanish and French and helps greet our international guests.


Greenpoint Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
Building Type:
  • house
Accommodation Type:
  • Guest House
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 750 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Town
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Newly renovated bathroom
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Master Bedroom - 2 twin/ single
    Back Bedroom - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Master Bedroom with two comfortable twin beds Garden view bedroom with queen bed
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • Tennis Court
  • Walkway to Water
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • churches
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • swimming
  • tennis
More information about the area and the apartment on my website


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Great location Lovely 2BR in Greenpoint Brooklyn townhouse
average rating of 4.93617 based on 94 reviews

Our staying at the Cobbs apartment was great. We love the place and the location

  • 5 of 5

Nuestra estadia en Brooklyn fue excelente, el departamento muy comodo y agradable, el toque de Maryla esta en cada lugar. Geoff muy amable y su guia para explorar la ciudad excelente! Gracias a los dos y hasta pronto.

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful apartment!

  • 5 of 5

I stayed here with 3 friends for a long weekend. The apartment is beautifully maintained and was very clean. Its bright and pleasant, on a quiet street, and very walkable to Greenpoint, Williamsburg, Mccarren Park, etc. Maryla was very responsive and helpful.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Updated, Clean, Easy

  • 5 of 5

Great experience, nice location, updated unit, very clean. Helpful owner. Would stay again!!

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great base for exploring Brooklyn and Manhattan

  • 4 of 5

Lovely, quiet, safe neighbourhood. The apartment was very clean and well equipped for our needs. The beds were comfortable, and the crockery, linen and towels were good quality. There was plenty of hot water and a good shower.

It was close to a number of subway stops and the trendy Bedford & Nassau Avenue areas were great for interesting shops, restaurants and bars.

Maryla was there to welcome us on arrival with tips and advice on what to do and where to go. A trip on the East River ferry is a cheap and enjoyable way to see the Manhattan skyline as was the view from the pier and transmitter park (just down from the ferry).

There were a couple of downsides to the stay such as, the internet access being very slow and the sofa was quite uncomfortable, particularly after a full day of walking the streets! While we didn't use the oven it was only on the last night that we realised that it didn't work, this wasn't an issue for us but it could be for others who want to cook.

Any downsides to the apartment are far outweighed by the benefits and I would recommend this as an ideal base from which to explore the area.

  • Submitted: Jun 3, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello, Tracy, Thank you so much for your kind review and noting your concerns. We always appreciate the feedback. With regard to the internet, they have been upgrading the area to fiber-optic, so some delay was experienced during your stay. Pardon. The oven does indeed work. I apologize for not alerting you that the tape we place on the oven knob is only there for safety as I prefer to review how to properly use with our guests. The sofa is from Design Within Reach; perhaps design has trumped comfort. We will look into alternatives. Sincerely, Maryla
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We had a great stay. Owner was friendly and helpful, and the neighbourhood has excellent restaurants

  • 5 of 5

A clean, comfortable, well equipped and spacious flat. We felt very much at home and would definitely return on subsequent visits.

  • Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Clean and fresh

  • 5 of 5

This was a great base for our family's trip to New York for a week. The apartment was very clean, and felt fresh and airy. It was close to the subway entrance and was on a quiet residential street. Maryla welcomed us warmly and explained the rules of the apartment (really not much - keeping shoes off in the house, turn the lights off when we were out and keeping the little catcher in the bath so the pipes wouldn't get clogged) which are all things we'd do at home anyway. She lived on the same road but we never felt we were being watched. We have stayed in hotels in Manhattan previously but this was a much better option with more space and a more relaxing start to the day. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend it to anyone looking for accommodation with a bit more space.

  • Submitted: Dec 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Dirck The Norseman's, Northern Territory, Ramona
Nearest Ferry
0.25 Miles
The East River Ferry stops on India St
Nearest Train
0.1 Miles
NYC Subway, G line train, L line train
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Brooklyn Queens Exp,Long Island Exp
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Paulie Gee's, Five Leaves,Cafe Mogador,Xi'an
Nearest Beach
10 Miles
Rockway beach
Car: not necessary

Waterfront Park, McCarren Park, Farmer Market, River, New York Marathon, Gym,Tennis court, Concerts, Galleries, Boutiques,Clubs, Restaurants, Festivals.

'East River Ferry' 5min walking distance from the house takes you to Brooklyn Bridge or Wall Street area in 15min.

Other Activities: Tourist attractions -Artist Mecca


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100

Credit card payments processed through PayPal or to my bank account.
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

Please feel free to call me or email me with any questions you might have.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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