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City Mansion 15 Minutes Approximately From Times Square By Shuttle Buses

Sleeps20
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 5,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedrooms, 2 1/2 Bathrooms, Billiard Room. It has 3 Levels & Approx 5,000 sf

LOCATION AND TRANSPORTATION

This vintage house is located in Union City, New Jersey which is only 4.4 miles away from MIDTOWN MANHATTAN / Times Square / Port Authority Bus Terminal. Union City is a HIDDEN TREASURE on the other side of the Lincoln Tunnel and It is only a 12-15 minute bus ride from our house. We are closer to Midtown Manhattan than Brooklyn, The Bronx and most parts of Queens. New York transportation is only 2 blocks away from the house, the private ishuttle buses (some of them run 24/7) and regular buses whose fares range from $3.00 - $3.50 one way. You can enjoy the best of both worlds by staying in this city mansion, enjoy New york all day long and come back to this peaceful and quiet neighborhood which is also very accessible to Hoboken, the official home of the famous Carlo's Bakery of Cake Boss and birth place of Frank Sinatra.. Walking distance to supermarket, liquor store, groceries, bakeries, diner, shops and different ethnic restaurants in Summit Ave and Bergenline Ave. You also have the option of ordering your food and it will be delivered to the house.

AMENITIES

- Wireless Internet Access

- Cable TV

- Parking (4-5 cars can fit in our driveway )

- Fresh Linens and Towels

- Hair Dryer

- Iron and ironing board

- Body Wash

- Shampoo

- Conditioner, etc.

DESCRIPTION OF THE HOUSE

The house is approximately 5,000 Sq Ft and it has 3 floors to be enjoyed by small or large groups. There are 4 bedrooms and 3 full bathrooms. Our beds are extremely comfortable and dressed with nice linens, you will surely appreciate them after those long days in the city. It also has a big dining room and a full equipped kitchen. The large living room and the billiard room are perfect for big gatherings. You will definitely enjoy your stay in our place and we will make you feel like home.

FIRST FLOOR

- One big bedroom with a king size bed (TV in the bedroom)

- Bathroom

- Kitchen

- Living Room ( There is a queen sofa bed in this sitting area )

- Billiard Room ( There is a day bed (double) in the sitting area )

SECOND FLOOR (Entertainment Level)

- Large Living room with a 50' flat screen

- Bathroom

- Additional sitting area

- 2 QUEEN sofa beds

- 1 double day bed (converts to 2 single beds)

- Dining room (8 people)

- Full equipped kitchen

- Sun room/office

THIRD FLOOR ( Bedrooms Level )

- Bedroom # 2 ( King size bed, twin bed and futon)

- Bedroom # 3 ( King size bed with a TV)

- Bedroom # 4 ( Queen size bed )

- Bathroom

For your convenience, we also provide airport transportation for an additional cost. We service Newark, La Guardia and JFK airports and our prices are very reasonable. Contact us for more information, we have our private limousine, sedan and SUV.

More Details

Property Manager
Ruth Garcia
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 15, 2017

About Ruth Garcia

Languages

English, Español

My husband Henry and I have been in the real estate business for over 20 years and we love dealing with people. As hosts, we go out of our way to make you feel at home and we are there for you from the beginning to the end of your vacation. We provide you with a lot of New York tips in order to make your stay a very productive one. You will definitely be pleased with our services and you will enjoy staying in our bed and breakfast! Let us serve you and you won't regret it.

Ruth Garcia purchased this house in 2002

Why Ruth Garcia chose Union City

By staying in this property, you will be able to have a lot of space as it has approximately 5,000 Sq Ft and if you have a large group, you will never be bumping into each other. The 3 levels available will give you all the comfort necessary to enjoy a great stay here.

I guarantee you that everybody will enjoy the space which is being offered by this house.

What makes this house unique

You are away from the city, but yet so close! You will be able to get in and out of Manhattan in a wink. It takes approx 15 minutes to be in the heart of Manhattan, so you can enjoy the city all day, but you will be able to come back to a quiet place. By staying in this house, you will be able to enjoy the best of both worlds. The quietness of this area will be much appreciated after being all day in the noisy streets in the city.

Amenities

Union City House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 5000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 20
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed ...
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king , 1 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • There are 3 sofa beds and 2 day beds (with pull out trundle bed) in both living rooms
Entertainment:
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Notes:
Only 15 minutes approximately from Times Square area and the heart of Manhattan.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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5

We really enjoyed this house!

  • 5 of 5

Everything was great even when we got snowed in....Lol. We would definitely recommend this place to others.

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

Family fun and great location for us.

  • 4 of 5

A home with so much personality and a great location. We spent 3 full days in the city which was exhausting, but the home has the most comfortable beds and pillows. New grocery store a few blocks away and since it was so close to Thanksgiving we got a free turkey! Couldn't get the TV upstairs to work and we bought the wrong batteries for the remotes, but we didn't think about that until bedtime so we did not call the owner. Overall very good accommodations for this family trip!

  • Submitted: Nov 24, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Honolulu
5

Perfect for large family visiting NYC

  • 5 of 5

Staying at Ruth’s mansion was great! We were a very large group and took up every bit of sleeping space but it was fine since we were all family and close friends. When we arrived it was clean and comfortable. The weather during our stay was very cold but the heat in the house worked just fine. The billiards table had a lot of use, we appreciated that!

But one large reason for choosing a vrbo over a hotel was so that we could cook our own meals. The kitchen was well-stocked with anything you could need for cooking or baking. And the grocery store is like 2 blocks away, super close.

We were there to visit NY, and Ruth helped us with directions to take the chicken jitney buses into the city and that was cheap and easy. When we rented vans for all 20+ of us to drive into upstate NY, their parking was enough for 3 large vans.

But most important to me was how easy it was to contact and communicate with Ruth with any questions. We were a large group but she was so patient w me with all of my changes to who would arrive when.

And we also opted to go thru them for pick up from the airport to get to the house, which was more reasonable for our large group. Our drivers were friendly and helpful! So much so that we used their van service to get from the house to the second leg of our trip, a cruise out of manhattan. Henry checked up on us at the house, offered help if needed. They respond quickly and were so hospitable and helpful, even after we left the house and continued on to the second part of our trip. So grateful to them and happy that we found this house!

  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Irving, TX
4

Very nice, well located in a safe neighborhood

  • 4 of 5

( adults stayed for a week. There was plenty of room for us. The location was excellent for getting into NYC and to Hoboken for meals etc.

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Ruth was a first class hostess with excellent New York City advise .

  • 5 of 5

Excellent trip and accommodations. Would highly recommend Ruth and this place to stay for your next time threw to NYC.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Murrieta, CA USA
5

Family of 14 had a great time.

  • 5 of 5

We are a family of 14 that had a great time in this home. It was a perfect set up and plenty of room. This home made us feel like at home but away from away. Would recommend. Do not hesitate. You will not regret. Spend the day in the busy City of Manhattan and retreat to this quiet neighborhood in the evenings. Has a grocery store walking Distance..Food Bazaar, a pizza place around the corner, laundrymat around the corner, a deli around the corner with amazing breakfast. Catch the chicken bus near by for $2.75 pre purchased tickets at the Port authority or $3.25 on the spot that takes you into Manhattan. Really this place was a steal. Thank you Henry and Ruth. We had a great time.

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Newark International Airport

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

One-Time Cleaning Fee $175
Refundable damage deposit $300

- We do provide airport transportation on a Sedan, SUV and Limousine. Please send us your flight information and we will give you a quote.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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