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Easy NYC Access @ Train Station, Newly Remodeled

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Indoor Pool
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

Close To Train, Newly Remodeled, Spacious, Parking, Yard

Beautiful 1800's row house recently renovateds and access to the entire house. We provide all accommodation essentials such as linens, towels, paper towels, hand soaps and all cooking elements needed.

3 to 4 bedrooms

3 full bathrooms

1 block from the train station 3 minutes walking distance according to Google

10 minutes to Manhattan (literally)

Parking included

Backyard

Washer and dryer

3 floors with balcony and outdoor patio

The Space

This row house was Built in the 1889 and has been renovated completely. We have installed skylights and brought back the original hardwood floors.

Guest Access

Train is literally 1 block along with many shopping necessities like a butcher, pharmacy and great restaurants

More Details

Owner
jesus and maria
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, spanish, eine bischen duetch
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
March 23, 2017

About jesus and maria

We love our Jersey City house and have tried to bring out the best characteristics of it. We enjoy visiting NYC and having this place to stay on weekends. We are not here daily so we do not mind sharing our home. We hope you enjoy visiting this area and staying in this renovated house.

jesus and maria purchased this house in 2009

Why jesus and maria chose Jersey City

Jersey City has so many things to offer including Liberty State Park, numerous restaurants from Indian, Columbian, Korean to American Diners and a easy transit from trains, buses to light rail and taxis

What makes this house unique

easy access to the train to Hoboken and NYC

walking distance to little shops, coffee shops, VIP diner and restaurants

Amenities

Journal Square House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 8
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , First floor bath with heated light
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 twin/ single
  • An office has a trundle daybed. The living room has a queen sized pullout couch.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Indoor Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • skiing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(20 traveler reviews)

Easy NYC Access @ Train Station, Newly Remodeled
average rating of 4.55 based on 20 reviews
5

Character, convenience and cost all just right

  • 5 of 5

Maria and Jesus went the extra mile to assure our needs were met. The property is ideal for a family or larger group, and everything you need is in place. Location-wise, the walk to the PATH station is literally 5 minutes, and the WTC station in Manhattan is an 11 minute train ride, while Herald Square is a 20 minute ride. The Grove Street area in Jersey City is also very close, with terrific food options if you don't feel like going into the city. Would stay there again for sure!

  • Submitted: Dec 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect location, great owner!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our time visiting the city and hanging around the house. Maria was super helpful and very responsive. Thank you so much for your hospitality and allowing us to enjoy property!

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Denver, CO
5

Oasis in the City

  • 5 of 5

Being from the suburbs, we weren't fully prepared for city living, so this home was a great oasis. Having a full kitchen, laundry, living space and even a small yard was like having our own home in a strange place. There were beds enough to sleep 8+ comfortably, so sharing the space with 5 adults was extremely easy. The big kitchen and dining room table was nice for hanging out after a long day of walking around NYC.

Not only was this VRBO well maintained, but the location was great. The New Jersey transit system (PATH) had a large hub about 1.5 blocks away. Both the World Trade Center and Hudson Square (Empire State Building, etc) stations in Manhattan were a quick train ride away, as well as the Hoboken area of New Jersey.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

"Old but Gold" - Convenient Family House

  • 4 of 5

We were a family of 7 adults (parent in their 50s, 3 kids with 2 partners all between 27-21 years old) and enjoyed 11 days in New York - while our "home-base" was the old townhouse in Jersey City.

It is perfectly situated 5 minutes from the Journal Square Path station. Train rides take between 10 and 20 minutes to the WTC or 33rd street. And if somebody wants to get a perfect view of downtown Manhatten, they should get off the path train at Exchange Place. Shoppers will find their paradise in the Newport Mall with it's cinemas.

The house offers enough space for a party up to 8 people. We enjoyed our evenings either cooking our own dinner in the spacious kitchen or having a final beer or glas of wine after dinner in the city. There's a really big wooden table in the kitchen with enough chairs. The house has two renovated bath rooms and an old one that is waiting for restauration. The house is really very old, but with a lot of charme. We liked it a lot.

Our hosts, Maria and Jesus were very kind, friendly and helpful whenever we had a question. We would like to thank them very much for their outstanding hospitality.

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Nice home, could use some updates

  • 4 of 5

This house was a nice home but could use some work. The back sliding door has no curtain. So basically you can see straight into kitchen. With four women that was creepy! The entrance way was packed full of stuff. It was alittle tacky. The second floor is very nice. Living room was nice and spacious! The bathroom I second floor could use some edging. There was only one TV in the whole house. Which is fine for some I guess but we like to relax with the TV at night. Third floor was all the bedrooms, very nice. Parking my car was great. Nice neighborhood. Over all it was a nice stay!

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi, thank you for taking the time to review. We never considered a curtain for the back as it faces the side of a brick theater where there are no windows, but certainly something we can add with little trouble. We will ask the cleaning crew not to leave there gear in the room which should free up that space. We don't personnaly watch TV's but can completely understand the desire to have tv in your room. We will add them to at least the larger rooms. Thanks again for the review and for staying with us.
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5

Very pleasant stay!

  • 5 of 5

The house was nice and comfortable.

We enjoyed to reach the station to go to Manhattan in 3 minutes and 20 mn later we were near Time Square.

Everything was clean and well-maintained, even if more dishes would have been appreciated.

We will recommand this property to our friends and relatives and maybe we will come back ourselves.

  • Submitted: May 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
6.5 Miles
EWR-Newark
Nearest Barpub
150 Metres
jsq pub
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Paulus Hook
Nearest Golf
4.5 Miles
liberty national
Nearest Train
150 Metres
NY/NJ Path
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
78
Nearest Ski
80 Miles
Camelback
Nearest Beach
48 Miles
Sandy Hook
Car: not necessary

Great location close to NYC. Great restaurants all walking distance. Butcher, baker, produce markets all short walks.

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Rates & Availability

Journal Square House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Nightly Rate
Mar 19 2017 - Mar 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$150
$1,500
$5,000
 
 
Nightly Rate
Apr 5 2017 - Apr 5 2017
4 night minimum stay
$175
$1,250
 
 
Nightly Rate
Apr 6 2017 - Apr 8 2017
4 night minimum stay
$150
$1,250
 
 
Nightly Rate
Apr 9 2017 - Apr 9 2017
4 night minimum stay
$175
$1,250
 
 
Nightly Rate
Apr 15 2017 - Apr 19 2017
4 night minimum stay
$175
$1,250
 
 
Nightly Rate
Apr 23 2017 - Apr 23 2017
4 night minimum stay
$175
$1,250
 
 
Nightly Rate
Apr 24 2017 - Apr 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
$150
$1,250
 
 
Summer rates
Jun 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
5 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$225
$1,500
$5,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 10.0%

Rates are subject to change until booking is confirmed.

Property is to be returned swept clean and picked up. Additional cleaning fees may apply.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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