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GREAT LOCATION!!!! HISTORIC BROWNSTONE Next to Park!!!

Sleeps2
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Only 20 steps to Central Park. The Subway (B, C Lines), and Cross town Bus are around the corner on 81st Street next to the Museum of Natural History, and Rose Planetarium. 'Museum Mile' the City's most prestigious Museums: Met, Guggenheim, Cooper Hewitt, Jewish, New York are across the Park. Some of the most authentic and affordable restaurants are on Columbus and Amsterdam Avenues, one block away.

The Studio is fully equipped, however if there are any additional needs, or information, the owners are in the building, and would be most anxious to make your stay more enjoyable and complete.

Keywords: Apartment, Flat, Studio

More Details

Owner
Linda
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
March 17, 2017

About Linda

We relocated from California over 30 years ago, and love New York, especially the Upper West Side. The park is our backyard. We picnic, run, bike, play tennis, attend free concerts, and shows. Winters in our 'backyard' often allows us to sled, ski, and skate.

We love dining, and are so fortunate to have every type of cuisine and ethnicity within walking distance from our home.

Travels away from home take to exotic locations to explore, and play. Scuba diving is one of many passions, as well as skiing, and Yankees Baseball.

Linda purchased this apartment in 1994

What makes this apartment unique

Ground Floor Apartment, approx 400 Sf, in small intimate historic building with 10 units. Quiet and private with all the excitement of the big city.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hi Linda,



I stayed at your vacation rental apartment for three days the second week in May, and have been meaning to e-mail you to say thank you. Sorry this is a belated thank you, but it's been crazy-busy here.

The apartment was absolutely immaculate and lovely, better than I could have imagined. I was impressed at how thoughtfully you had stocked the fridge and supplied all sorts of toilettries in the bathroom. And I loved having that wonderful big bathtub to soak in the day that I walked from W 83rd all the way down to 21st Street and back again! The neighbourhood was great - so conveniently located -- and I always felt safe, even when walking home from supper at the nearby restaurants in the evening after dark.



I've kept your contact info to give to any friends who might be wanting to visit your wonderful city, and if I'm lucky enough to be able to return to NYC, I will definitely be contacting you again to stay at your apartment.



Thanks again for making my days on my own in NYC safe and comfortable.



Very best regards,

RTF
May 2011
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Amenities

Central Park South Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 2
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • not suitable for children
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • Queen size Beds (1) Murphy Bed with cozy comforter, and above bed lighting.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • tennis
Notes:
IPod Station/hook-up, Reading LIbrary

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(85 traveler reviews)

GREAT LOCATION!!!! HISTORIC BROWNSTONE Next to Park!!!
average rating of 4.929412 based on 87 reviews
Edgartown, MA
5

Outstanding accommodation and location.

  • 5 of 5

Linda and Steve have "thought of everything" in their cozy, inviting and well-appointed studio. Felt fortunate to have found it, and anxious to return.

Joan and Bill Connolly; Edgartown, MA

  • Submitted: Feb 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

PERFECT LITTLE APARTMENT

  • 5 of 5

You won't find a better base for a visit to New York.

The apartment is spotless and in a fantastic neighbourhood. We have rented many apartments in various countries over the years and never had the little extras that the owner Linda provided, like fluffy white house coats and fridge full of water, coffee and snacks. Linda was so welcoming and helpful and when we return to New York we would definitely stay at this apartment again.

  • Submitted: Jan 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Spotless Upper West Side Flat

  • 5 of 5

A cozy, clean, apartment tucked away in the upper West Side. Gracious hosts, unbeatable location, great neighborhood with appealing restaurants. Absolutely recommended.

  • Submitted: Dec 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
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Williamsburg, VA
5

Comfortable and Convenient

  • 5 of 5

We were in the city on vacation and chose this studio for its cost per night, location and ease of access. We were impressed with Linda, the owner as well as the studio itself. Linda met us on arrival and showed us around, gave us restaurant suggestions as well as basic info on the neighborhood. It couldn't have been easier. Access to the subway was close by. There were great restaurants within walking distance as well as a grocery store. The studio had everything we could have wanted or needed including slickers (it rained 2 inches one day!), a comfy bed, a well equipped kitchen and bathroom and plenty of room for two. The studio was super clean. We would highly recommend this to anyone looking for a place on the UWS. Hope we get to stay again someday. Thanks for a great stay!

  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Baton Rouge
5

Perfect location for a wonderful stay in New York. Wonderful hosts

  • 5 of 5

My daughter and I spent five days in this wonderful apartment. It was so convenient to the subway and to the wonders that make up the Upper West Side. Perfect location for going into downtown and for the balloon inflation and parade. The apartment was comfortable with everything you need inside including extras like bottles water in the frig. They even dropped off a Thanksgiving treat. We would definately stay there again if our travles return to the city

  • Submitted: Nov 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Another Wonderful Visit to NYC

  • 5 of 5

This has been our third visit to NYC and stay in this wonderful Studio Apartment. Location is perfect, apartment is stocked with everything needed and Linda and Steve are wonderful hosts. We will certainly be back next year. Darlene and Paul

  • Submitted: Nov 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Central Park
"Steps from apartment @ 81 and Central Park West. The Mecca of outdoor fun and entertainment ..."
Empire State Building
Metropolitan Museum of Art (The Met)
Times Square
MoMA—Museum of Modern Art
Top of the Rock
American Museum of Natural History
St. Patrick's Cathedral
Staten Island Ferry
Solomon R Guggenheim Museum
Yankee Stadium
Columbus Circle
5th Avenue
Central Park Zoo
Coney Island
Tickets - TKTS Theater Development Fund Broadway Ticket Booth
World Trade Center Site -- CLOSED
The Metropolitan Opera
Columbia University
Wicked Musical - Gershwin Theatre
Ellis Island
Cafe Lalo
Nearest Train
B or C Museum of Natural History
Car: not necessary

Step into Central Park for a picnic or sledding. Take a run around the famous Jackie Onassis Reservoir or Rent bikes and spin around the Park Drive. Walk to famous museums in 15 minutes.

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Rates & Availability

Central Park South Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer
May 19 2017 - Sep 10 2017
3 night minimum stay
$200
 
 
NYC Marathon
Nov 3 2017 - Nov 6 2017
3 night minimum stay
$235
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 27 2017
3 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
Christmas
Dec 22 2017 - Dec 26 2017
4 night minimum stay
$255
 
 
New Years
Dec 29 2017 - Jan 2 2018
3 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$185
$1,225
$4,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 8.88%

RATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE UNTIL RESERVATION CONFIRMATION. NEW YORK HOTEL TAX IS IN ADDITION TO RENTAL AMOUNT. $40.00 IS RETAINED FROM $200.00 SECURITY DEPOSIT FOR CLEANING AND LAUNDRY.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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