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Stay in the Heart of The City Near Attractions & Subway with Private Garden

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 111 m²
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights


About the property

Legal Apartment Choose 1 or 3 bedrooms, 1 or 1 1/2 Bath, Sleeps 10

*See and do more without wasting time on the subway or train*

Don't chase rainbows. Stay in a legal apartment.

In NYC it's all about Location. When you want the Best Center City Location, email us. You will be surrounded by Attractions, Shopping, Restaurants, Theater and Museums.

The subway is only 2 & 1/2 blocks away but you probably will not need it. You can walk or take a short ride on one of the nearby bus routes.

When you open your door you'll Step outside and feel all of the energy of NYC. After an exciting an fun filled day of sightseeing, shopping, museums and theater you can escape from the fast pace and relax in haven of peace and calm around the corner from the hustle and bustle of the big city. Close your door and relax in your own private haven with large a walled garden, mature trees and birdsong.

This private place is on a picturesque and much filmed tree lined residential block at East 30th Street and Park Avenue with easy access to just about all you want to see and do.

You can take an easy Walk From Your Private Garden Apartment to The Empire State Building, Macy's, Shopping, Restaurants and More It is

*** 2 & 1/2 blocks to the subway

*** 5 & 1/2 blocks to The Empire State Building

*** 6 & 1/2 blocks to Macy's

*** 6 blocks to Penn Station

*** 1/2 block to Dover Market

*** 14 blocks to Times Square

*** 2 & 1/2 blocks to Fairway Grocery Store

***Surrounded by Restaurants

It is at 118 East 30th Street between Park and Lexington Avenues, an elegant and safe neighborhood in the Heart of NYC, The Best Center City Location.

Chose a spacious 1-bedroom apartment or add on an adjacent 2-room suite

The apartment sleeps 5 guests and the adjacent suite sleeps up to 5 additional guests.

Inside your apartment you'll find the romance and charm of Old New York with exposed brick walls, wide plank floors, a fireplace and original oil paintings.

The spacious living room offers you comfortable seating for 10. The single cushioned Bahama bed offers a comfortable night's sleep for another guest. We also offer 3 fold out beds or a high quality air bed on legs if needed.

A quaint 150 year old opaque glass wall separates the living room and bedroom. Pamper yourself with an excellent night's sleep and wake up refreshed in the queen size bed with quality linens and lots of extra pillows. There's plenty of room for all of your clothes and shopping sprees in a wall of custom fitted closets. The glamorous en suite marble bathroom has a small tub with rain shower.

Have a bite to eat or a satisfying drink when ever you feel like it in a newly renovated full kitchen with large double door refrigerator/freezer with automatic ice maker, full stove with oven and full size dishwasher. The kitchen is nicely equipped with microwave, coffee pot, pots and pans, dishes, glassware and flatware.

The dining area with cushioned window seat overlooks the peaceful garden. If you don't feel like cooking, just order in from the many nearby restaurants or have the grocery stores deliver.

An adjacent 2-room 1/2 bath duplex suite is available as an add on for large groups. The small downstairs room is furnished as an bedroom/library and has a queen size bed. Private interior stairs lead from this room to a large upstairs bedroom with 2 twin size beds that can be made up into a King size bed if you prefer. A 1/2 bath is off of this room. We also can add 1 or 2 fold out ottoman beds for you.

This is a no smoking apartment for your comfort. Smoking in the garden is always okay.

The apartment is in a private 4 story townhouse. It is on the garden floor in the back and is exceptionally quiet, clean, safe and secure. We live in the apartment upstairs.

You'll find many extra modern details such as high hat lights in all of the rooms, a security buzzer to open the front doors and quality windows and doors.

The townhouse has a rich history with several famous people who lived here including General Francis Barlow (see his painting by Winslow Homer in the Met Museum) and Mary Fanton Roberts (see her painting by Robert Henri in the Met Museum). It is said that the famous dancer Isadora Duncan once lived here. We have the We haven't been able to confirm this but like to believe that it is true. We hope that you will spend some time here, too.

More Details

Marea Edynak
Member since: 2004
Speaks english, I can read & speak a little French, but not write
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Calendar last updated:
December 10, 2017


Nearest Airport
10 Miles
La Guardia, JFK, Newark
Nearest Barpub
Several within 2 blocks
Nearest Restaurant
More than 15 within 2 blocks
Nearest Point of Interest
The Empire State Building
Nearest Point of Interest
Nearest Point of Interest
The Shake Shack
Nearest Point of Interest
Penelope's Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Keko's Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Blue Smoke Restaurant & Jazz Club
Nearest Point of Interest
The Second Avenue Deli
Nearest Point of Interest
Gristides Grocery Store
Nearest Point of Interest
Food Emporium
Nearest Point of Interest
Joiya Thai Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Resto Restaurant and Bar
Nearest Point of Interest
Toon Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Times Square
Nearest Point of Interest
United Nations
Car: not necessary

Broadway Theater, Opera, Ballet, Concerts, Sports Events, Easy Walk to the Empire State Building, Broadway, Lord & Taylor, Macy's, the Farmer's Market, and the United Nations,etc. New York is at your feet.

* 5th Avenue and Madison Avenue Shopping 0.1 mi

* Grand Central Terminal 0.6 mi

* Madison Square Garden 0.3 mi

* Empire State Building 0.3 mi

* Gramercy Park 0.5 mi

* Chrysler Building 0.6 mi

* Penn Station 0.8 mi

* United Nations Headquarters 0.8 mi

* Union Square 0.8 mi

* Macy's 0.9 mi

* Rockefeller Center 1 mi

* St Patricks's Cathedral 1.1 mi

* MoMa Museum of Modern Art 1.2 mi

* NYU Medical Center .3 mi

* Times Square 1.2 mi

* Jacob K. Javits Convention Center 1.4 mi

* The Meat Packing District 1.5 mi

* Port Authority Bus Terminal 2.5 mi

* Battery Park 2.7 mi

* Brooklyn Bridge 2.7 mi

* Century 21 Department Store 2.8 mi

* Radio City Music Hall 2.8


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation townhome rental in Midtown South, New York

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 111 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , The 1/2 bathroom has a sink & toilet with marble floors
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Renovated with marble walls and floors.Tub is small
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , In the main apartment
    Attached Unit - 1 king , 1 queen , 1 double , 1 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Optional: The suite has 2 rooms and a 1/2 bathroom.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Choose a King bed or 2 singles, plus fold out ottoman bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Library/bedroom with futon bed with additional mattress
    Living Room - 3 sleep sofa /futon , Living room has 3 fold out single beds
  • King size beds (1) The 2 single beds in the suite can be made into a king size bed. Let us know your choice, Queen size Beds (1) Queen bed in apartment bedroom , Queen futon bed in the suite/ library with innerspring mattress on top, (1) One twin bed in apartment and 2 twin beds in the suite, 2 chair beds in the living room that open into single beds and may be placed where you wish, High Quality Air Bed on Legs if needed plus additional fold out bed for flexibility.
  • Books ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • long term renters welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • ice skating
  • sailing
Private Tour Guide Available, Massage therapist, limo service, hair dresser, private chef, babysitters can be arranged. Free High Speed Wireless DSL Internet access, Phone with unlimited local & USA long distance service, 2 Ceiling fans , Free Premium cable TV, Full Well-equipped Kitchen, Automatic Ice Maker, Toaster, Quality Linens provided, Extra Pillows and Blankets, Clock radio, Alarm Clock, Hair Dryer, Iron and Ironing board


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation townhome rental in Midtown South, New York

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
December Special
Dec 13 2017 - Dec 22 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$58 per night, per additional guest
Dec 23 2017 - Dec 28 2017
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$45 per night, per additional guest
New Years
Dec 29 2017 - Jan 6 2018
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$58 per night, per additional guest
Winter 2018
Jan 8 2018 - Mar 15 2018
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$58 per night, per additional guest
Spring Break 2018
Mar 16 2018 - Apr 8 2018
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$58 per night, per additional guest
Spring and Summer 2018
Apr 9 2018 - Nov 20 2018
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$58 per night, per additional guest
Nov 21 2018 - Nov 25 2018
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$32 per night, per additional guest
Early Winter 2018
Nov 26 2018 - Dec 17 2018
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$58 per night, per additional guest
Christmas 2018
Dec 20 2018 - Dec 27 2018
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$45 per night, per additional guest
New Years 2018
Dec 28 2018 - Jan 4 2019
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$45 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$58 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$1,217.71
Apartment Exit Cleaning C$237.13 + Tax
Bed Tax per night C$2.56
Tax Rate 5.88%

Rates are for 2 guests in the main apartment & go up as the year progresses
You can add on the adjacent suite anytime for $225/night for 2 additional guests
Additional guests are $45/night
Rates may change at anytime until the signed guest agreement is received.
Taxes are 5.875% and $2 a night bed tax. THIS IS A LEGAL APARTMENT
Security deposit will be put on a credit card as an authorization, not a charge

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made
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