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Our home is located on DeKalb Ave in Brooklyn. The private apartment is on the 3rd floor with a separate entrance from the street level steps. It has been newly renovated with wood floors and a renovated kitchen. Each room has 3 windows making the spaces bright and welcoming.There is a king size bed in the spacious studio, lamps on 2 nightstands an either side and a clock radio. A leather love seat is provided for relaxation. Across from the bed is an eight drawer dresser, and a 46' Samsung TV. We offer local TV and Roku 3 with Netflix and games. Next to the dresser is a desk with a lamp and a swivel chair. Wireless internet is available. A double closet with wooden hangers, an iron and padded ironing board. We also included a sofa that converts to a double bed. Linens are supplied for both beds. Cotton sheets, cotton blankets and down comforters. There are 4 standard pillows and 2 king pillows. There is a linen closet with additional towels and sheets/blankets. Remote control AC in the bedroom.The bathroom has a tub for bath or shower, Shelves for extra towels, wash cloths and a hair dryer. Soap, shampoo, conditioner and toothpaste are complementary. The kitchen is a separate space, with a refrigerator, and a 4 burner stove with oven. Also provided, a microwave, toaster, tea kettle, keurig coffee maker, blender, knife set, cutting boards stainless steel pots and pans, cooking utensils, dishes, drinking glasses, utensils, bowls, baking dishes, and a measuring cup. Paper plates, napkins, paper towels, hot cups, coffee and tea with creamer and sweeteners are complementary. On the other side of the room is a table with place mats and 4 chairs. There are child proof gates on all the windows, a security gate going to the fire escape and an air conditioner in the kitchen. Ample heat is supplied in the colder months. On the entry table you will find menus, maps and information on events around town. We offer complimentary welcome snacks, water & soda, and fruit to start out your great visit to New York!
Hi! We are Beverly and Carole, who are the owners at 823. We live on the first and second floors of our home. We welcome you to a comfortable stay in our studio apartment
Carole Musaracchia & Beverly Balbirsingh purchased this studio in 2005
Our home is situated in an up and coming section of Bed Sty. It is a 10 minute car drive to both the Brooklyn and Manhattan bridges. We enjoy the conveniences to activities in and around Brooklyn and Manhattan. We like the vibe of the neighborhood and the diverse population.
We fell in love with this house because of the backyard space. We created a private space in our back yard to enjoy when we need to unwind. It makes us feel like we are in the country in the city. We like to entertain and having friends and family over to enjoy the space with us.
Absolutely perfect place and location, it was very clean and up to date. Also the water pressure is great, if you care about that. The apartment is fully stocked with the pots, pans, plates, etc., in case you want to stay in and cook, they even have personal items such has shampoo, cond, etc. The bus stop is just about at the bottom of the steps and can get you anywhere you want to go. The owners Carole and Beverly were absolutely wonderful and even provided us with a few snacks, water, and soda when we arrived. They even allowed us to check in early since our flight had arrived in at noon. Would highly recommend and would definitely stay here again.
Carole es una anfitriona encantadora,nos ayudo en todas nuestras demandas.Nos consiguio tarjetas metrocard para el primer dia y el remise de regreso al aeropuerto.Nos recomendo lugares para comer por el barrio.El departamento es amplio,comodo,nuevo e impecable.Eramos tres y sobraba espacio.Lo tiene equipado con todo lo necesario,incluso articulos de cosmetica en el baño y bebidas y snacks en la heladera cuando llegamos.Es aun mas lindo que lo que se ve en las fotos.En la puerta esta la parada del bus que te acerca a todas partes.
La única dificultad fue con el wifi que era muy debil pero ante una recomendacion de mi esposo inmediatamente se puso en marcha para resolverlo.
Volvera a hospedarme alli sin dudas y lo recomiendo plenamente.
This is an amazing apartment...roomy, comfortable, beautifully decorated, conveniently located to the subway, and affordable with terrific amenities. Carole and Beverly made this vacation extra special by offering us dining suggestions, providing maps of the city, and letting us know about special events. Thanks Ladies...you are the best! We will definitely recommend your gorgeous apartment and we will be back! Ingrid, Bob, Adam, and Erik
Can't praise this apartment enough. The owners were very friendly and helpful and left plenty of information, maps and tour guides as well as personally written notes about how to use all of the wonderful facilities. The kitchen was well equipped and we appreciated the touch of leaving some food and drinks for our arrival. It was spotlessly clean and the four of us were very comfortable sleeping here. The kids loved the Wi-Fi and Netflix provided. We also loved the location, with a Metro Card ticket and a bus stop right outside the apartment, it was extremely easy to travel to Downtown Brooklyn or onto Manhattan. We had a lovely day at Coney Island too which was a short train ride away. The kids loved Juniors diner and there is a supermarket just a short walk away. Would highly recommend this apartment to anyone and it provided excellent value for money. Thanks to Beverly and Carole for a wonderful visit.
Appartement très propre, très confortable, très calme, cuisine très bien équipée. Carole est une hôte extraordinaire, très accueillante, toujours prête à aider pour quoique ce soit. C'est facile de stationner sur la rue. Nous recommandons cette adresse sans aucune hésitation.
Carole and Beverly’s apartment was absolutely perfect. It looks exactly like the pictures -- quite lovely, really comfortable, and very clean. The bed was super comfy, which was so important after a long drive from Boston and a long flight from Seattle. Of course my fiancé was thrilled that we could watch ESPN on Roku. We truly felt like we were staying in a home away from home. I’m originally from Brooklyn, having lived just a few blocks away. One of the nights I remember waking up somewhat confused because I honestly felt like I was sleeping in my own bed in my former brownstone over on Hart Street. Talk about feeling right at home! And Carole was a wonderful host as well. She was attentive, easy to communicate with, and very accommodating, especially when our plans changed at the last minute and an emergency required us to fly to Boston at the beginning of our stay. Moreover, the process for checking in and out was streamline and simple. Carole and Beverly met us when we arrived and Carole showed us around the apartment with all its amenities. She also pointed out some local cafes and different ways to get around town (which I already knew of course, but still what a help she was!). All in all, we couldn’t have asked for a better place to stay or for better hosts. Everything was just lovely and we would stay here again in a heartbeat!
We are located in the up and coming section of Brooklyn in historic Bedford Stuyvesant. Our home is right on DeKalb Avenue just steps away from the B38 bus to Downtown Brooklyn. It's a ten minute bus ride to a strip of fantastic restaurants, Fort Greene Park, the Barclay Center, home of the Brooklyn Nets and the venue for concerts and BAM. Take a stroll through Pratt Institute's Sculpture Garden which is only 7 minutes away by bus. Have a slice of Juniors famous cheesecake only 15 minutes away by bus, before you connect to the B,Q, N or R train to New York City right on the corner of Juniors. Stroll through the mall near Barclay Center where you will find stores such as Target, Marshalls, Uniqlo and DSW. Or explore the newly reorganized and rapidly changing Fulton Mall near Juniors in which you will find Macys, Aeropostale, Aldo, American Apparel, Armani Exchange, Banana Republic,Brooklyn Industries to name a few. We are very close to the Brooklyn Museum, the Brooklyn Botanic Gardens, beautiful Brooklyn Bridge Park where you will find the most spectacular views of NYC between 2 bridges. Brooklyn Bridge Park offers free outdoor movies in the summer with the NYC skyline as a backdrop, Beach Volleyball courts, Kayacking,
and the famous Janes Carousel where, for 2 dollars, young or old, you will enjoy this. There are fun parks within the park for children and a scenic bike path. Food festivals are a regular attraction at this park. Citibikes are available a few blocks from us, where you can rent a bike and use the bike lanes made available, we will supply maps. Prospect Park is also nearby Grand Army Plaza and the Brooklyn Public Library and the Brooklyn Museum and the Zoo. A large green market takes place during the summer at the edge of Prospect Park and also every Saturday at Fort Greene Park. Many farmers from upstate New York attend these markets as well as every Wednesday near Union Square Manhattan, a short ride on the D train.
There are a number of public parks and a public pool (Kosciuszko Pool) which is 3 blocks from our house. There is so much to do in Brooklyn, so many restaurants and bars near our home and in the nearby Williamsburg section of Brooklyn. We are centrally located and a very easy commute to all attractions.
You will have a great time and we will help you navigate your way around town. We are gay friendly and straight friendly. Family with children welcome!
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