New York Accommodation, Bed and Breakfast - Studio in East Village (NY-14917)

$135 - $203 / night
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information:3 night minimum , wireless internet, cable included, $25 Cleaning Fee
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information:3 night minimum , wireless internet, cable included, $50 Cleaning Fee
Sep 10 2018 Nov 18 2018 1
information:3 night minimum , wireless internet, cable included, $25 Cleaning Fee
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information:3 night minimum , wireless internet, cable included, $50 Cleaning Fee
Nov 26 2018 Dec 21 2018 1
information:3 night minimum , wireless internet, cable included, $25 Cleaning Fee
information:3 night minimum , wireless internet, cable included, $25 Cleaning Fee
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Bed and Breakfast in East Village (NY-14917)
Studio, 1 Bathroom - Sleeps 3

This fully furnished studio apartment is located in the east village in Manhattan, New York. The apartment is on the 2nd floor of a 6-story walk-up building. There is an intercom/buzzer system for guest entry.

This apartment features unique marble walls, exposed brick and marble floor tiling. The sleeping area, furnished with an unfolded sofa bed with a queen mattress atop and flat screen television, can be separated by a curtain. The modern kitchen is situated between the sleeping area and living area. It is fully equipped with stainless steel appliances, including a gas stove, refrigerator and a microwave oven. The living area has a double size convertible sofa bed and a flat screen television. A ceiling fan circulates air in the apartment.

Cable, wireless Internet access and a local phone are available.

The living area has southern exposed windows, while the windows in the sleeping area allow in light from the west. Both overlook a courtyard.

This fully furnished studio rental is in the East Village of New York City, less than a block from Tompkins Square Park, which offers summer concerts in addition to a swimming pool. This area is brimming with small shops and independent restaurants, cafes and bars. An Associated Supermarket is less than a block away.

There is subway access at 1st Avenue at 14th Street (L line) and East Houston Street (F line), connecting you to the rest of Manhattan. There is also a bus service on Avenue A which connects you to Union Square and the West Village.

  • Air Conditioning,
  • Cable,
  • TV,
  • DVD,
  • Internet,
  • Pets not allowed,
  • Smoking not permitted,
  • No elevator
Map: New York Bed & Breakfast - East 7th Street & Avenue B New York, NY 10009
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  • L Train to 1 Avenue / 14 Street Station
  • F Train to 2 Avenue / Houston Street : Lower East Side Station
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Living room
Features: Sheets, Air Conditioning, Window, Cable, Phone, TV, Sofa, Dining table
Number of beds: 2
Bed size: bed (queen), sofa bed (double)
Features: Open, Fridge, Oven, Microwave, Freezer, Toaster
Features: Shower, WC, Tub, Towels

Apartment floor plans in this site are not drawn to scale. They are an indication of the general layout and are intended as a guide only. Nothing contained in them should be considered to be an exact blueprint or statement of fact or warranty.

Ratings & Reviews
Bed and Breakfast in East Village (NY-14917)
Overall Apartment Rating (49) ? Overall Apartment Rating - The apartment rating is an average of each individual rating the apartment has received (not an average of the categories' ratings)
4.3 stars

The number in parenthesis is the number of customers who have rated this apartment

Apartment Experience (49) ? Apartment Experience - Clients' general impression of the apartment including, value and general comments and feelings about the rental
Location (49) ? Location - Clients' rating of the location of this apartment
Cleanliness (49) ? Cleanliness - Clients' rating of the cleanliness of the apartment
Condition, Comfort, Amenities (49) ? Condition, Comfort, Amenities - Clients' ratings of the details of the apartment including appliances and equipment, furniture and linens, size and available space, decoration/style, comfort of the apartment
Building (49) ? Building - Clients' rating of the building that the apartment is in including: Building appearance and condition, doorman/concierge (when applicable), access to apartment, extra amenities such as car park etc (when applicable)
Quiet/Loud (47) ? Quiet/Loud - Clients' rating of how quiet the apartment is, the greater the number of stars, the quieter the property. Please note that noise levels are especially subjective and can vary
Apartment Reviews (39)
Review by: Laurence C.,
May 21 2017
Accommodation Rental: 7 days

Too bad, there was a construction site just behind our building, construction work started at 7 am. But other than that, it was good.

Answer by: B&B Host
Jun 07 2017

Outside construction is beyond our property and building control. Yet, it's necessary for the renewal of any neighborhood. There is no place where construction does not happen to better a community. Thank you for your review.

Review by: Ulrich K.,
Oct 10 2016
Accommodation Rental: 8 days

Highly recommended apartment in good location at the homely East Village: shopping facilities and short walks to busses 14A, 14D and 9.
User-friendly facilities and very friendly contact with helpful owners. No view (i.e. backyard), but we were out and about during the day anyway. Beds and Wifi really good.

Review by: Scott S.,
Oct 06 2016
From: Australia,
Accommodation Rental: 5 days

The owners were more than helpful. I have no problems recommending others to stay in this apartment.

Answer by: B&B Host
Oct 11 2016

Hey there Scott, thanks for the review. It was great working with you. Stay in touch.

Review by: Meagan S.,
Aug 26 2016
From: Australia,
Accommodation Rental: 14 days

Had a fantastic stay in this apartment! The owner was so lovely and friendly and if I had any questions at all, she was more than happy to help. The apartment looks exactly like the photos and having stayed in NYC before, I really appreciated that it's also really quiet at night, you can not hear any neighbours or noise from clubs etc which makes it easy to sleep, plus the sofa bed was one of the most comfortable beds I have ever slept on! Great location in the East Village and I have already started recommending it and the owners to my family and friends! Will definitely come back and stay again and thanks so much to the owners for such a positive, welcoming experience :)

Answer by: B&B Host
Sep 09 2016

It was a delight to have hosted Meagan. She took very good care of our home! We look forward to future visits from her again. Stay in touch and all the best to you, girlfriend : )

Review by: Cecile A.,
Aug 12 2016
Accommodation Rental: 5 days

Very good communication with the landlady. She gave us all the necessary directions when we arrived and perfectly fulfilled our needs. She was very discreet. The apartment is well located in East Village. Very well-equipped. Decoration is a bit too fussy. Housekeeping leaves a lot to be desired!...When you pay $50 for this service, you expect a bit more perfection!...Air conditioning is very noisy.

Answer by: B&B Host
Aug 24 2016

Thank you for your review, Cecile and Nathalie.

It is unfortunate that you were displeased with the" bit too fussy décor ". It is exactly what is shown on the NY Habitat website listing that you viewed and chose, selected my apt from, which is not going to change, since this is our home and not a hotel : )

In regards to the air conditioner noise, we thought we had addressed the A/C noise with you together, during your stay. You seemed to have been satisfied knowing that it was not my air conditioner making the loud noises, but the noises was coming from all of my many neighbours A/C units in the building. Keep in mind that it is summer time and air conditioners are in common use during this hot season : )

We pride ourselves in presenting and providing a healthy, clean, spotless , tidy, safe home environment for ourselves and our welcome invited guests : )

Yes, hotels and motels offer daily "housekeeping services" if that type of catering service is what you want and are seeking (vacuuming, change of towels and bed linens, removal of trash on a daily everyday bases for you): )

Hotel housekeeping services and exit cleaning fees are two different things.

A cleaning charge does not cover the excessive mess that is left behind (such as unflushed toilet, hair left in the sink and tub drains,dishes, mugs, glasses utensils left in the sink and mounds of garbage piled up :( )

$50 may be a lot outside NYC but it is not here : ) .

Review by: Antonio R.,
Jun 12 2016
From: Italy,
Accommodation Rental: 8 days

Sally is very kind and always helpful. She lives next door, so all one needs to do is knock on her door.
The apartment is comfortable and practical and the kitchen is equipped with a fridge and all kinds of appliances. The bathroom is small, but the bathtub is very comfortable. In general, the apartment is not big, but it is ideal for two people. There are also AC and two televisions.
The closest subway stop is 1km away. The neighborhood has many bars and restaurants, and it is safe at night. It is an excellent deal, considering the location (in Manhattan) and the great price.
Thank you again Sally for being so kind and helpful.

Answer by: B&B Host
Jun 24 2016

Thank you Antonio for your review and choosing to stay with us during your visit to NYC! Hope to see you again. Ciao!

Review by: Joëlle P.,
May 16 2016
From: France,
Accommodation Rental: 8 days

The landlady welcomed us very warmly. The apartment is located on the first floor and is a bit dark. You can't open the windows. What a shame. Quiet street. Lively neighborhood next to a nice public garden. Buses and Citi Bikes are very close. Subway is a 10-minute walk. We recommend this place.

Answer by: B&B Host
May 25 2016

Thank you Joelle and Michel for your review.
It is surprising news that you had trouble with the windows. All the windows in the flat are in excellent working order, operational and easily accessible. Upon your arrival, we did an initial apartment orientation with you. A verbal and visual demonstration was given to you on how to turn on and off the stove, the lights, the televisions, the a/c , the use of wi-fi and most importantly how to open and close the windows and window shades in the flat. Access to the windows and window shades is a "simple" up and down motion/ movement at your desired leisure. The windows all have screens which allow you to open as wide or as little as you needed. Yes, it is a shame that our demonstration with you was not retained " you had forgotten how to " slide open the windows and the window shades Up and Down to allow for the natural sunlight and outdoor air to come into the apartment. Since we were your next door neighbors, we were available to assist you at any time. Simply, knock on our door and we would have happily aided you with whatever your issues maybe. It was strange, upon your departure, to find the windows and window shades in the apartment were left wide open to catch the fresh breeze and natural light!
Thank you for staying with us and recommending our place.

Review by: Brigitte D.,
May 09 2016
From: France,
Accommodation Rental: 3 days

This apartment is small but well laid out and very quiet. The landlady is pleasant and give useful information. Saucepans were under par and Teflon was really damaged.

Answer by: B&B Host
May 18 2016

Thank you for your review. Sorry to hear that our home was not large enough for you and your family.
Also,sorry to hear that the saucepan set which was purchased 9 months ago did not suit your needs either.
If you are particular about the type of saucepan used, you are always welcomed to bring your own.
In your future travels ,you may want to rethink your choices that would be more suitable for your family size.
NY Habitat has many other accommodations that may be more to your liking and your special needs.

Review by: Diana A.,
Apr 17 2016
From: Spain,
Accommodation Rental: 6 days

We loved the apartment, the owners are very helpful and friendly, we liked the location and the neighborhood, it is a really fun area. It is ideal to stay as a tourist, great value for money, we would do it again for sure.

Review by: Aurelie D.,
Nov 06 2015
From: France,
Accommodation Rental: 10 days

We had a very good stay in Sally and Carle's apartment, from October 18 to October 28, 2015. The East Village area is great, filled with small restaurants, a few steps from Tompkins Square Park. It is a pleasant neighborhood with a supermarket 2 minutes away and close to the L metro line. The building is old but the apartment is very nicely equipped, clean and functional. We had everything we needed (for Europeans, think about bringing adaptors for outlets). Sally will give you free access to wifi, which is a very good advantage if you want to give news to your family or make free calls... Very quiet neighborhood, the apartment does not overlook the street so it is a bit dark, but it was not an issue as we were out most of the day. The bed is very comfortable, we slept well after walking many kilometers in New York City. Sally took care of us, she was discreet and helpful when we had questions. Even if she does not speak French, it is very easy to speak with her in a "basic" English... The L line is just a 10 minutes' walk away (when walking quietly through the park). Take the L line at the corner of 1st Avenue and 14th Street... You will be in Union Square in 2 minutes and can take metro lines that go through Manhattan. We are very very happy about our stay in this apartment, which was less insipid than a hotel, less expensive and so much nicer (we felt like locals). You can definitely rent this apartment... If we ever come back to New York City, we already know where we will be staying....
Thank you Sally, see you soon,

Julien and Anne (Grenoble, France).

Review by: Snezana O.,
Nov 02 2015
From: Austria,
Accommodation Rental: 7 days

The location was great, because you can reach the subway on foot and from there, you can continue to any point in the city with ease. There was never a problem at night and I was never afraid. The apartment is located in a nice, modern, and very pleasant neighborhood.

Review by: Elisabet L.,
May 12 2015
From: Sweden,
Accommodation Rental: 6 days

We liked the apartment, the neighbourhood and the hosts very much. When we go back we would return to this apartment. It was very clean and nice. We would stay at the same place when we go back.

Review by: Emmanuel G.,
Apr 21 2015
From: France,
Accommodation Rental: 5 days

Very warm welcome from the owner who is easy to communicate with. Very clean apartment.

Review by: Nathalie G.,
Mar 16 2015
From: France,
Accommodation Rental: 5 days

Perfect, everything went very well. Thank you.

Review by: Shaun D.,
Feb 14 2015
From: United States,
Accommodation Rental: 21 days

The apartment was in excellent condition, very comfortable and transportation was great. The owners were friendly and accommodating. I thoroughly enjoyed staying there and would go back again.

Answer by: B&B Host
Mar 14 2015

Shaun & Wesley ,a lovely sweet couple ! We never knew they were even here, they was soooo quiet. No fuss. No mess. Perfect guests ! You are always welcome back to our home.

Answer by: Shaun D.
Mar 16 2015

Hi Sally,

We enjoyed staying there too. You and Carl are a lovely couple. Thank you.



Review by: Kerstin N.,
Nov 08 2014
From: Sweden,
Accommodation Rental: 6 days

The apartement was very good, and the owners very helpful and kind in every way.We can not think of anything that could be improved. Even though we have not rated the location as excellent it is a very good location, quiet to be in Manhattan, New York city, and yet very close to everything.So we really recommend it.

Review by: Genero F.,
Aug 25 2014
From: United States,
Accommodation Rental: 14 days

The apartment was very clean, all amenities were in place including a room safe, towels, pots, pans, kitchen utensils, iron, ironing board, air conditioning and the kitchen and bathroom fixtures were like new. It was very comfortable and homey.
The location wasn't too bad, it's just that it's a good distance away from subway lines.. kind of a dead zone if you were in a rush, but the walks were great, close to the park.
The building entrance was unusally small, uncomfortable and impossible for two persons to enter at the same time. The hallways were even smaller along with the staircase. A really tight squeeze all until you get in your room. Difficult carrying any luggage bigger than a carry-on through it, including groceries. Other than that. A great stay.

Answer by: B&B Host
Aug 27 2014

We thank you for letting us know you had a comfortable, homey great stay with us. We agree with you that the amount of enormous oversized suitcases can make it difficult and tight for you to manage the building hallway and staircase leading to the apartment. Oh yes absolutely , a 15 minute walk, run or jog to the subway lines or catch the bus just 2 minutes around the corner then connecting to subway lines is a common NYC way of life, a New York state of mind, and welcome to the New York experience !!!! : )

Review by: Hakan P.,
Apr 23 2014
From: Sweden,
Accommodation Rental: 6 days

The apartment was very nice and very well suited for our needs. We liked our kind and helpful host very much and the surroundings in East Village was for us much more exciting and attractive and nice than i.e.the noisy Midtown area. East Village is a cool place. Thank you Sally!

Review by: Diana S.,
Jan 01 2014
From: United States,
Accommodation Rental: 4 days

My brother and I were happy staying there. The hosts were nice and helpful. The apartment was very nicely decorated and had all the amenities needed.

I would definitely stay there again.

Review by: Nathalie A.,
Oct 07 2013
From: France,
Accommodation Rental: 6 days

I have but good things to say. from first contact with NY habitat, to contact with landlady pre-arrival, to the place itself, everything was above expectations. The place is spotless, Sally is a doll and so helpful, the neighborhood is bustling with life, the location is easily accessible even if you don't want to walk, mta network is great and I didn't find the location an issue.

You will find the apartment exactly as if you were a cousin coming to visit. Everything is provided for, even q tips for the airheads !!! Sally lives next door and goes out of her way to help you, even with tips about visiting the city.

The only thing I'd have loved is a bedside lamp, sally said she'll give it a thought.

I can't wait to go back, thank you so much Sally and Carle.

Answer by: B&B Host
Oct 11 2013

Our new friend Nathalie was the PERFECT guest to have visit us!We greatly appreciated her very CLEAR and GOOD understanding of what polite, neat , tidy, clean and quiet company is all about. We loved her independence and boldness in venturing this big Gotham City alone as a female.

Thank you for mentioning the lamp. There is a bedside lamp on the window ledge beside the sofa bed for evening reading. As well, the overhead ceiling fan light can be dimmed , if too bright for reading. Maybe, it was missed or maybe re- positioning would help.

We would definitely welcome Nathalie back to our home ! Stay in touch, girlfriend : ) !!

Review by: Pam R.,
Jun 30 2013
From: United States,
Accommodation Rental: 6 days

I cannot say enough positive things about Sally and the apartment. Sally made me feel totally at home and the apartment was immaculate, cute and in the perfect location.

Answer by: B&B Host
Jul 03 2013

Thank you for your kind review, Pam. Happy to host Pam again. Ms. Pam was very independent, knowledgeable and fun.

Review by: Nicole D.,
May 12 2013
From: Germany,
Accommodation Rental: 5 days

Overall positive experience, nice lively neighboorhood and clean apartment; the latter w/ the downside of a very intense smell (desinfectant/ repellant)causing nausea and eye swelling increasing over the period of the stay.

Close surveillance by the owners and notes throughout the apartment instructing on behavior (daily removal of trash, clean tub after showering etc.) were experienced as annoying and restriction of privacy. Space of the apartment esp. bathroom a bit limited e.g. very little/tiny access to bathroom sink w/ limited space to wash or brush teeth.

Exterior appearance of building and stairway poor and run down, requiring improvement.

Answer by: B&B Host
May 18 2013

Sorry to hear you did not approve of the superintendent's mopping solutions used on cleaning the public common hallways. Eco friendly bio degradable products are used during this process. Cleaning the hallways frequently is a must. Disinfectant solutions and repellents are used as preventative measures. General maintenance and overall cleanliness is important.

Yes indeed, notes or house rules are posted throughout the flat to remind our guests whats necessary to keep our guests safe & comfortable. Again, the cleanliness, safety & well being of our home is important to us and our guests. Sorry that you found this annoying and intrusive of your privacy.

I agree with you that the building is old and dated and needs updating. The H.O.A. is working on the improvements overtime.

Thank you for choosing our home for your vacation experience.

Review by: Corinne T.,
Apr 29 2013
From: France,
Accommodation Rental: 8 days

Really very happy with the Bed and Breakfast, good bedding and peace and quiet!!! There was no surprise, it was exactly what I expected. Everything needed is there, good storage, cleanliness, perfectly suited for 3-4 people.

The hosts are very hospitable, very forthcoming et readily helpful!! You feel secure and at ease.

Answer by: B&B Host
May 01 2013

We enjoyed the company of Corinne and her family! They were adventurous, independent, considerate and most respectful of my home.

Happy to know they had an awesome visit here in NYC with us. Love to host them again ; -)

Review by: Cherine Y.,
Apr 28 2013
Accommodation Rental: 14 days

This apartment we rented was functional and have all possible requirements,and have enough room to sleep 4 adults.

The main very positive points are:

- The apartment is adjacent to the owners' (Sally and Carle). So any extra that you may need, even asking about extra-rental issues, they are there to assist you in every possible way.

- Thanks to their fantastic help all the time, we have become friends. They are always ready to go out of their way to help. One example, that when we were leaving the flat with 8 pieces of luggage (among which 4 were really heavy), Carle insisted to carry them on my behalf and waited to greet us at the van door. Unbelievable kindness.

- The only small negative issue is that it is about 25 min walk to the nearest subway station, but I think the bus stop is much nearer. And taxis are inexpensive in NYC. Strongly suggest anyone who wants to have a pleasant domicile in NYC, to stay there.

Answer by: B&B Host
Apr 30 2013

Such a beautiful family. It was our pleasure to host you. You left the apartment in immaculate condition, as it was given to them. Couldn't ask for better friends or neighbors.

Lots of walking happens in NYC. There are 3 subway stations located in the East village neighborhood and bus stops on every street /avenue . All approximately 5 - 25 minutes away, depending on how fast, slow, youthful or energetic that one wishes to be.

City living is all about the "walking experience". NYC definitely gives you a good work out. We urge all to embrace this experience when they visit.

Cherine, Marion & Tiya, thank you so much for your kind words !

Review by: Uwe T.,
Apr 06 2013
From: United Kingdom,
Accommodation Rental: 4 days

Nice Apt with everything you need for your stay, very quiet. The area is vibrant as you would expect being very close to the University and the subway is in walking distance.

Highlight were my hosts who went the extra mile to make my short break as convenient as possible. I will certainly stay there again on my next visit to NYC.

Thanks again for the hospitality.

Answer by: B&B Host
Apr 08 2013

It was a pleasure meeting Uwe. A SUPER nice gentleman!! We couldn't ask for a better neighbor. He has a great understanding of what inner city living is all about. Left the apt. exactly as when he arrived.

Would love to host Uwe T. of U.K. again. Please do come back for a longer visit. Bring the wife and kids next time around!!

Review by: Jonas P.,
Mar 16 2013
From: Canada,
Accommodation Rental: 3 days

A really great short week. Super friendly host, so sweet! Accommodation is very clean and quiet. I recommend this Bed and Breakfast.

Only little snag is it's a 12-15 minute-walk to the nearest subway (but it's a pleasant route).

Answer by: B&B Host
Mar 19 2013

Jonas & Charlotte ,a cute couple! They were quiet and considerate guests. They make good neighbours. We enjoyed their company !

Glad to know you both had a GREAT time. City living is all about the walk to the subway or bus stop. Lots of walking happens in NYC.

Review by: Sandra C.,
Mar 05 2013
From: France,
Accommodation Rental: 4 days

The host is very nice and hospitable. The vacation rental is functional, convenient. The only negative comment I would have is the lack of light.

The neighborhood is nice, not far from everything on foot. Yet, the apartment is very quiet.

Answer by: B&B Host
Mar 27 2013

We thank you for your review Sandra of our apartment. We are sorry that you found the lighting insufficient for your needs, and we will take that into consideration in future renovations.

We are glad that you had an overall good stay despite this. Your reviews always help us provide our future guests with better service.

Review by: Karine R.,
Nov 12 2012
From: France,
Accommodation Rental: 7 days

It was just great. It was really nice. We didn't have any power because of the storm but the apartment was very nice and comfortable and clean. It was enough space for the three of us.

The landlady was very nice and tried her best to help us through this storm.

Answer by: B&B Host
Nov 19 2012

Thank you Karine.

The lovely ladies from France were FUN to host ! They weathered out Storm Sandy with Us. They became REAL New Yorkers after that experience.

We hope they will be back again for another visit soon.

Review by: Matteo S.,
Oct 02 2012
From: Italy,
Accommodation Rental: 14 days

We are a young couple, we stayed in the apartment for two weeks and we were very pleased. the location is great, the neighborhood is fantastic, full of restaurants, bars, shops ... ideal for the young people!

The owners were very nice and kind with us. the house was clean and comfortable. an apartment to recommend!

Answer by: B&B Host
Oct 04 2012

You were a lovely couple and we enjoyed your company. We are Happy that you were Happy .

Review by: Don G.,
Sep 12 2012
From: United States,
Accommodation Rental: 5 days

The apartment was clean, quiet and close to everything. We were able to walk a block to the subway and also a grocery. We felt very safe in this area and enjoyed living like a New Yorker!

After a day out sight seeing our son would say, "Let's go home" refering to the apartment. It was great, the owner was wonderful and gave us so much information about the city...information that made our trip that much more enjoyable. We would definately stay there again.

Review by: Nathalie B.,
Aug 19 2012
From: France,
Accommodation Rental: 7 days

All the modern conveniences in this apartment located in a great neighborhood in Manhattan.

Strong points: comfort and peace and quiet.
Weak points: little daylight and a 15 min walk to the subway

The owner is very welcoming and accommodating. This B&B is nicer and quieter than a hotel right in the center of the city.

Review by: Amandine P.,
Jul 16 2012
From: United States,
Accommodation Rental: 6 days

The owners were helpful, well organized and their flat is clean and well equipped. The building and especially the entrance door (it took us a long time to open the front door each time) as well as the bad smells in the corridor were a minus especially during these hot days.

Once in the apartment we were fine though. It is very quiet and we enjoyed going back "home" after a noisy day of sightseeing.

Answer by: B&B Host
Jul 17 2012

We appreciate the comments. We have alerted the management & superintendant to be more responsive & diligent in the cleaning of the common public corridor areas.

Review by: Michaela R.,
Jul 10 2012
From: Germany,
Accommodation Rental: 3 days

We spent 3 wonderful days in NYC! The apartment was great, very clean. We could also use the internet, what was very helpful!

The Subway-station was a cupple blocks away, was a little long to walk with the 3-years old child - but the stroller helped :)

We would definetly rent here again.

Review by: A Guest,
May 03 2012
From: France,
Accommodation Rental: 4 days

The owner was very welcoming and very nice. The only downside at this place is the very unpleasant smell in the building hall. Otherwise everything was perfect, the apartment is very well equipped and easy to live in.

Answer by: B&B Host
May 07 2012

We are very thankful for this kind review. It was a pleasure to be this guest's host. Glad she enjoyed her stay with us. Her comments are important to us.

The odor stems from Condo-Coop owners or renters with pets in the building. They do not curb their pets very well. We have brought it to the attention of the building Coop/Condo Board management and janitorial crew.

They are working on more frequent janitorial services and a more permanent solution.

Review by: Giuseppe M.,
May 02 2012
From: Italy,
Accommodation Rental: 9 days

- Apartment was clean, tidy and equipped with all amenities as described on the website
- Owners impeccably courteous, kind and helpful
- Perfect welcome at the apartment also "adapted" with solutions to receive the little 2 and a half year old guest (kitchen safety, little stool so he could reach the washbowl etc.)

- The little issues were resolved promptly
- Only flaw: the (sofa) beds are a little uncomfortable

Answer by: B&B Host
May 04 2012

We are thankful for these comments. We are sorry to hear these guests were not pleased with the bed. Big surprise to hear this because all the furniture & appliances within the unit were bought new and are all under a year old.

It is 2 firm sofa beds as mentioned in my apt. profile, advertised with photos. The furniture serves two purposes: it can be used as sofa and/or a bed whichever the guests may need it to be at the time.

Review by: Rebecca H.,
Apr 07 2012
From: Australia,
Accommodation Rental: 19 days

Our trip to New York was fantastic & the accommodation was amazing. The apartment was clean & cozy & is in a great location. There are buses & the subway close by & lots of restaurants, bars & one-of-a-kind shops in the neighbourhood.

Renting an apartment was so much nicer than staying in a hotel & made us feel like "real New Yorkers" for our short stay. We definitely recommend this property.

Answer by: B&B Host
Apr 09 2012

This couple was over the top perfection to host! They were the most considerate, QUIET,CLEAN and TIDY guests ever!!! Clients told us they were impressed with our apt & liked the location. They are welcome to stay with us again anytime.

Review by: Mark P.,
Nov 20 2011
From: United States,
Accommodation Rental: 11 days

This quiet and modern space was not only cheaper than a hotel, but much more enjoyable. Ideal for solo travelers or a couple. The exterior building and hallways could use cleaning and updating but the apartment itself is quite modern and clean.

Everything you could need for a long term stay is provided and the owner is very accommodating of any needs. The owner is also very pleasant and lives in the same building should you need something. A security deposit was required and though it was a bit steep ($500 cash), it was promptly returned to me in cash on my last day without any hassle.

This is a great location with access to lots of neighborhood shops and services as well as access to plenty of public transit. Safety was never a concern. Should future needs require me to be in town for a longer period of time again, this place will be my first resource for housing.

Answer by: B&B Host
Nov 24 2011

Mark P. was a delight to host. He was very respectful of the house rules & no was trouble at all. We would welcome him back anytime.

Review by: A Guest,
Nov 03 2011
From: United States,
Accommodation Rental: 7 days

Our owner was wonderful. The apartment was so organized, and we had everything we needed. She was very reliable and was there if we needed anything. The only criticism is that there was a lot of noise on some nights that was very audible from the spare bed, it came from adjacent apartments. I'm not sure there is anything that could be done about that, but it was an irritation. The building entrance itself could also do with some work.

But other than that, the apartment was perfect for our stay. The location was great too, right near Tompkins Square Park, and close to lots of great restaurants.

I would definitely stay here again.

Answer by: New York Customer Service
Nov 05 2011

The noise from the adjacent apartment was because the apartment next door had a party during this rental period. The owner assured that this is not a common occurrence. The owner has forwarded the feedback of the building entrance to the board of the building and will also bring it up at the next board meeting.

Review by: Debbie B.,
Oct 17 2011
From: United States,
Accommodation Rental: 4 days

The apartment was exactly as it was described. Although small, it was fine for 2 people. Very clean and well kept. Nice touches such as shampoo, conditioner and soap. Owner is very accomodating, friendly and helpful but not overbearing. We had a great stay.

Answer by: B&B Host
Oct 19 2011

This rental with Debbie B. & family went very smoothly. It was our pleasure to be of service.