TWO Cozy Private Queen Bedrooms
- Air conditioning
- Family/child friendly
|Address||Walton Ave, 10451 New York, United States|
|Property type||Private room|
|Response time||A few hours|
|Calendar updated||A few months ago|
Nothing but good energy and good people.
The available rooms for rent are furnished with a queen-sized bed, and a desks. Both gets amazing natural light, so know you can wake up to a beautifully lit room and conquer the day ahead. If you don’t like the light waking you up have no fear. The blinds can keep the light out while you continue your beauty sleep. Both rooms are decked out with an alarm clock. You can also take advantage of a full-length mirror and free WiFi. We take pride in ourselves and our cleanliness so you can sleep tight on our comfy mattresses. There’s also an iron and an ironing board as well so you always leave the house looking crisp.
The room features an office space in which we provide basic office supplies (stapler, pens, paper clips, and paper). We would love for you to enjoy as much of the city as possible but we understand sometimes business must be taken care of. We are here to accommodate you and the FREE WIFI will come in handy. A comfortable desk and chair, will provide comfort while you work from home.
Living room, full kitchen, dishwasher, microwave, and full bathroom (WHICH IS SHARED). All kitchen appliances are stainless steel.
Interaction with Guests:
We let you enjoy your travels and assist with suggestions for our tourist friends.
If you are a driver have no fear, as there is street parking available. If you will be using public transportation the home is extremely close to the 2, 4, and 5 express trains (30 minutes from downtown Manhattan).
There are 3 express trains located a block and a half from the home. The 2 train, 4 train, and 5 train. It takes 20 minutes to get to Times Square and 20 minutes to get to Grand Central Station. Quick walk to Harlem over the 149th St. Bridge. There’s 24hr Taxi service available.
If you wish to dine out here is a list of some places you might want to check, such as the Hard Rock Café, Applebee’s, Planet Wings, G-Bar (An amazing Italian restaurant and sports bar), 711 (great convenience store and open 24hrs a day), McDonald’s, Yolanda’s Pizzeria, Subway, Burger King, Sunlight Diner (great breakfast and Spanish restaurant).
• There are 3 EXPRESS TRAINS located a block and a half from the home. The 2 TRAIN, 4 TRAIN, and 5 TRAIN.
• It takes 30 minutes to get to Times Square and 30 minutes to get to Grand Central Station.
• Quick walk to Harlem over the 149th St. Bridge
• There’s 24hr Taxi service available.
House rulesSmoking, pets and unaccounted guests NOT permitted inside the apartment. Take off shoes upon entering the home, NYC street at not the cleanest so why bring it home loll. Please remove uneaten items from the refrigerator and dispose of all trash from unit before check-out. Leave the space as it was found. Complete House Rules provided upon booking confirmation. Thank you!
Cleaning service fee included in the total nightly price.
|Price for > 3 guests||R 339 ZAR per guest/night extra|
|Maximum nights||1 month|
|Check-in after||3 PM|
|Check-in before||On arrangement|
|Check-out before||10 AM|
Reviews of this property
Apartment functional and properly equipped. Special thanks for waiting for our arrival when we were stuck in traffic jams. The only thing that bothered us a bit was a damp smell in the bedroom. The apartment could also be a little cleaner. Besides that, all ok.
10 days in the South Bronx, close to Harlem, to a subway station with several Express trains, to a huge store market (Bronx Market Place), facilities like Seven-Eleven, Burgers, Italian Restaurant, mobile phone shop nearby. A german-brazilian family of four persons visiting the „Big Apple“.
The appartment is situated in a quiet street with neighbours who obviously are interested in a safe and quiet neighbourhood. To underline it most of them put an information plate in the entrance. On the evening of our arrival Grover sent Stephanie to greet us and to show us the appartment. Kitchen and living room are shared spaces but most of the time the permanent residents of the house didn’t make use of it. There is a wifi internet connection but not with the same power in all rooms.
We enjoyed to be in NYC without staying in the middle of Manhattan, always busy. By subway downtown the northern Central Park was only 12 min away. A bit more than half an hour to reach lower Manhattan. Uptown we went to the NY Botanical Garden and Little Italy of the Bronx. Unfortunately we hadn’t enough time to visit the Bronx Zoo. Sometimes we used the bus, not expensive when you buy a metro card unlimited rides for one week.
The rooms were as clean as showed on the fotos. Little problems has been solved in a short delay. In spite of the fantastic fall weather it was a bit cold inside, the heating was not yet installed. So we used the mobile heaters for the „warm up“. One bed was noisy when moving on it. In summary I think we were very lucky having chosen this appartment north to Manhattan.
We felt very well cared for at the property of Grover! Everything was as described: There are two rooms in Soutterain (basement) with a bathroom in between. And in between is still a small room, which is inhabited by a really nice young man (but almost never been there). Kitchen and living room (1st floor) are large and as shown on the pictures. Everything was very clean! Despite communal use!
On 2nd floor there is another nice room (for up to 4 people) that although our time was not rented and another nice lodger (who was also almost never there).
The location is really super cheap location to the metro and we could park our car right outside the door.
Do not fear the Bronx! The environment was really nice and peaceful!
Wir haben uns in der Unterkunft von Grover sehr gut aufgehoben gefühlt! Alles war wie beschrieben: Es sind zwei Räume im Soutterain (Tiefparterre) mit einem Bad dazwischen. Und dazwischen ist auch noch ein kleines Zimmer, das von einem wirklich netten jungen Mann bewohnt wird (ist aber fast nie da gewesen). Küche und Wohnzimmer (im 1. Stock) sind groß und wie auf den Bildern abgebildet. Alles war sehr sauber! Trotz gemeinschaftlicher Nutzung!
Im 2. Stock gibt es noch ein weiteres schönes Zimmer (für bis zu 4 Personen), dass allerdings zu unserer Zeit nicht vermietet war und einen weiteren netten Untermieter (der auch fast nie da war).
Die Lage ist wirklich supergünstig zur Metro gelegen und unser Auto konnten wir direkt vor der Tür parken.
Keine Angst vor der Bronx! Die Umgebung war wirklich sehr nett und friedlich!
I recently relocated to NYC and needed a quick place to stay until my apartment was ready. The room was comfortable and clean, and so was the bathroom. Not to mention, I felt safe walking around the neighborhood. The local people were all very helpful.
Though I did not meet Grover, he was available and responded in a timely manner via phone and email to answer all my questions. The apartments location is 1 block away from the 2, 4 and 5 trains, which is convenient if you need to go further uptown, into Manhattan or Brooklyn. And it's also a quick train ride if you're looking to get to Time Square Square.
There is a Target a few blocks away if you need to grab toiletries, snacks, etc. The only drawback is that food options are a little slim if you're interested in eating healthy. However, it wouldn't impact my decision on staying here again.
A great experience, I highly recommend if you're visiting the NYC!
The house is a big brownstone located in a nice neighborhood in the Bronx section, very close to Yankee Stadium, with a subway stop right around the corner. It only took about 15 to 20 minutes to get there from midtown. I decided to stay here instead of a regular hotel to get a home away from home feel. I defiantly got my wish!
The interior is beautifully furnished, elegant and cozy. My room was very spacious, noise free, with a comfortable bed. It’s safe to say you will get a good night’s sleep. Everything from top to bottom was very clean, bathroom spotless! The people in neighborhood were very nice. Two different people said good morning as walk right down the street to a nearby dinner for breakfast. An extra bonus!!!
The owner is such a sociable and warm host, and will go to great lengths to make sure you're comfortable! He can also give you recommendations on restaurants and other activities in the area. What a great stay!!!
Great place to stay! Clean room (linens/towels), which is extremely important for me. Very nice, updated kitchen & bathroom. Very quiet home; never knew or heard anyone else in the home unless there was a chance meeting in the kitchen. :-) Quick walk (less than 5 mins) to subway and direct ride into Manhattan on the 4 or 2 train. Felt comfortable walking from the subway at night.
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Lovely place inside and very conveniently located near a metro station, only 20 minute to Manhattan. Outside could do with a lick of paint. A second toilet would be nice if there is more of you. I would definitely go back.
Appartement très sympathique, bien situé avec le métro tout proche, dans un quartier agréable. Nous avons bien apprécié le confort des lits après avoir arpenté NY toute la journée ! Wi-fi qui a enchanté nos ados.
Very good welcome when we arrived the apartment late in the evening. The apartment is large and enough space for the 5 of us. Nice street that was decorated for Halloween. Short walk to the Subway that took us downtown in 20 minutes. The only ‘but’ is that the apartment was not very clean.
Muito positiva a iniciativa do Sr. Grover ao manter uma comunicação conosco pela internet antes da viagem. Como não foi possível obter "check-in earlier", deixamos as bagagens num guarda-malas no centro de Manhattan e fomos passear. Comunicamos ao Sr. Grover que iríamos para o apartamento apenas às 22:00 PM e logo em seguida recebemos instruções para podermos entrar no apartamento. Tudo aconteceu exatamente como combinado e na mesma noite recebemos a amável visita do Sr. Grover. Além da ótima internet que o imóvel oferece, Sr. Grover nos ofereceu a possibilidade de termos internet em toda a cidade de New York durante todos os nossos 7 dias de estadia. Foi fantástico, pois uma família de 5 pessoas se perde constante nas ruas, lojas e museus desta linda cidade e desta forma economizamos com várias ligações telefônicas. Quanto ao apartamento, ele é ótimo, grande e exatamente como aparece nas fotos do Windu. A localização é realmente muito boa. Duas quadras de 3 estações de metrô. Em 20 minutos estávamos em Times Square. Três quadras de um excelente shopping center que contém um grande supermercado, essencial para nosso tipo de viagem de 7 dias em New York. Há poucas quadras do apartamento, fomos andando até o Yankee Stadium, onde após assistir ao jogo de beisebol, jantamos no Hard Rock Café que existe dentro dele. Hospedagem nota 10. Em nossa próxima viagem a New York com certeza tentaremos ficar neste apartamento. Em nome de toda a minha família, muito obrigado ao Sr. Grover pela sua amabilidade!
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