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MINUTES TO NYC, 2 BEDROOMS, Groups of 10 or less

Bedrooms 3
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet


About the property

2 BED, 1 BATH, 15mins to NYC, 2nd floor walkup, Darling!

Book a large group in this NYC style efficient and cozy apartment. This entirely private 2 bedroom sleeps 10 or less. Super darling, equipped with 3 proper queen beds, 2 sofa-beds, 1 cot, price saving, stocked kitchen and great location. The Space

Situated in a PRIME and SAFE historic neighborhood, the apartment welcomes you to this 19th century brick townhouse walk-up in Downtown Jersey City. This friendly and light drenched apartment features 2 private bedrooms with queen beds and large dressers and plenty of closets. The additional twin sized bed doubles as the living room sofa-bed. There is another twin sized bed trundle. A roll-out cot can be made to suit a 7th guest. The private bathroom provides a full shower and tub. The fully stocked kitchen boasts new stainless steel gas range, microwave, dishwasher, and fridge. All furnishings are new, except for a few antique decorations, including the posturepedic mattresses encased for allergies, moisture, dust, and bugs.

Guest Access

Strong wifi, Large smart Flat Screen, Basic 30+ channels, heat, hot water, electricity, and air conditioning. Walk one block for laundry. One closet and one cabinet is for hosts private use.

Street parking is free from 4 pm till 8 am daily and on weekends. There is paid parking within walking distance for $10-$20 per day. Overnight parking is a 10 minute walk from the apartment.

Interaction with Guests

I would like your stay to be memorable and enjoyable. Interaction is primarily by way of phone, txt, and email. Please freely ask questions and let me know of your needs. Let me know if fresh towels or linens are needed, any missing spices, coffee filters, or dishes will make the apartment more efficient.

The Neighborhood

Guests stay at their own risk. We are not responsible for any claims or concerns upon your stay. By booking with us, you accept full responsibility for yourself and belongings during your stay.

The World trade Center is a 10 min subway ride, The West Village is 15 minutes, Union Square and Chelsea are 20 minutes, and Midtown is 30 minutes by mass transit. TRIBECA is a 7 minute drive when there is no traffic.

This portal to NYC is a 3 block walk to the subway offering 24/7 access to Manhattan and all major airports. Walk safely at all hours, even at 3am, in this true urban neighborhood without the touristy crowd scene where 94 native languages reside in Jersey City.

Getting around

Take the PATH to Manhattan, Hoboken or Newark or take the Ferry for a lovely crossing to Lower Manhattan. No PATH service to the WTC on weekends in 2014 due to rehabilitation work following Hurricane Sandy.

Newark is the most convenient airport, followed by JFK. Mass transit is most cost efficient when traveling to and from airports.

From Newark Airport (11 miles): take the Airtrain to Newark Penn. From Newark Penn, take the PATH to Grove Street.

From JFK Airport: take the Airtrain to Jamaica Station, then take the Long Island railroad to NY Penn Station, exit the station and walk east to the PATH station at 33rd street and 6th avenue, take the PATH train to Grove Street.

From LaGuardia Airport: take combination bus/subway or taxi to the PATH station at 33rd street/6th avenue.

Other Things to Note

We are not responsible for any claims or concerns upon your stay. By booking with us, you accept full responsibility for yourself and belongings during your stay.

The World trade Center is a 10 min subway ride, The West Village is 15 minutes, Union Square and Chelsea are 20 minutes, and Midtown is 30 minutes by mass transit. TRIBECA is a 7 minute drive when there is no traffic.

MINUTES TO NYC, 2 BEDROOM, is a 3 block walk to the subway offering 24/7 access to Manhattan and all major airports. Walk safely at all hours including 3am - or take a taxi. Enjoy this true urban neighborhood without the touristy crowd scene where 94 native languages reside, high-rise buildings tower over 200 year old historic brownstones villages, Farmers Markets and festivals liven parks and plazas, and enjoy a wide variety of eateries to dine, snack or go.

More Details

Property Manager
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, Spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
19 June, 2018

About Viktoria

I like to provide a welcoming environment to travelers from abroad and within. In addition to standards of clean bedding, towels, and bathroom essentials including shampoos and soaps, there is an underlying theme dedicated to our global environment. There are original artworks about the environment by local artisans, an eclectic and minimalistic interior design, fresh flowers, and consumer friendly utilities.

Why Viktoria chose Downtown Jersey City

Super quick 15 minute access to Manhattan. Compared to Manhattan and her boroughs, guests appreciate the better rates, quiet streets, more space, and a break from the tourist environment.

What makes this apartment unique

This is an historic dwelling with plenty of charm and warmth. The brownstone brick building was built in 1825 and has a rich blend of contemporary upgrades and old world character.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Downtown Jersey City in Jersey City

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 09:00
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Full
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Sofa bed/Futon , Two sleep sofa in the living room (not a 3rd bedroom).
  • There are two bedrooms. One bedroom has a queen sized bed. The second bedroom has two queen sized beds and sofa-bed. The living room has a queen sofa-bed. The apartment is small, making for a terrific place to rest and relax in the evenings after being out during the day.
  • Television
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services


Very Good! 4.2/5 -
(6 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 4.1666665 based on 6 reviews

Just where we wanted to be

  • 5 of 5

We wanted to be in Jersey City because we were going to be visiting friends in Brooklyn and other friends who live down on the Jersey Shore. This was a perfect compromise - in a great neighborhood, with Wonder Bagels right around the corner, plenty of restaurants along Newark Avenue, and an easy walk to the Grove PATH station. The building is a real Victorian townhouse in a whole neighborhood of townhouses. The stairs are steep and narrow, but once you get into the unit, it's a comfortable place to hang your hat. Although small, it's well equipped with all the essentials, comfortable beds, a good shower, and all the kitchen equipment you'll want. A great place to stay for a trip to New Jersey or New York.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quiet location. And quick access to Manhattan.

  • 4 of 5

We rented in a very cold period, however the apartment was very well heated.

Viktoria is very attentive to the comfort of these visitors. Very good state of cleanliness. Quiet location. And quick access to Manhattan.

Nous avons loué dans une période extrêmement froide, pourtant l'appartement était très bien chauffé. Viktoria est très attentive au confort de ces visiteurs. Très bon état de propreté. Emplacement calme. Et accès rapide à Manhattan

  • Review Submitted: 19-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Location, Good Apartment

  • 4 of 5

This place is small has some limits but is in a great location at a great price. The things to be aware of: Limited privacy as the bedroom with two beds has a glass door; limited kitchen space and dishes with a small folding table and 2 chairs. If someone sleeps in the living room there is no air conditioning unless you leave bedroom doors open as the bedrooms each have a window air conditioner; Television reception is over the air only and poor because of brick walls. Third floor in case stairs are a concern. But it was comfortable with 3 double beds plus couch, good linens and towels, and a big fridge. The best part is the location: 10 minute walk to Grove Place PATH station and from there 5 minutes to WTC or 10 minutes to 33rd St. You can get from doorstep to Manhattan in less than a half hour at subway prices! We were there 4 days and bought a 10 trip on PATH and a 7-day MTA pass each. That made it easy to get all around NYC each day. We put our car in the Grove Place parking garage. It's hard to find the entrances but there is one in back as well as right in front at the hotel door. I would gladly return here for future New York City trips. Oh, and a great little store 2 doors down, and around the corner stop at Wonder Bagels... perfect NYC Bagels! Plenty of restaurants and stores within 4 blocks and Starbucks and Dunkin Donuts by the PATH station. Easy way to drive in: I-78 east from I-95. Pass through one toll barrier then exit to Columbus Ave. Go 2 blocks and bend right then go just 3 short blocks to Varick. Turn right and find a parking spot. Parking is impossible to find from dinner time to 8am and limited to 2 hours from 8am to 5pm. Time your arrival and departure carefully.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Aug-2015
  • Date of Stay: August 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your 4-star review. We are glad you enjoyed the apartment. The location is super convenient to NYC. We would love to have you back the next time your group is visiting.
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Lovely but hope you're good friends

  • 4 of 5

Was the listing description accurate regarding the location, layout, amenities, etc?

**This place was perfect for our 4 day trip to New York City. The apt was as pictured and described. It is in a quiet neighborhood with tree lined streets and after spending all day in the city it was very nice to have the peace and calm.

Was the property clean and well-maintained?

**The Apt was very clean and all the furniture was in good condition. We ate all our meals out so did not use the kitchenette but it seemed to be up to date. I did think it odd that there were only three white folding chairs for the small table, but it wasn't a bother because there was only 3 of us. The one bathroom was fine for the 3 of us and water pressure and temperature was good.

Did the owner or manager provide good customer service?

** Excellent Customer service, I was mid-email about details to enter [you need a code to get the keys] and she must have read my mind and sent off the information before I finished.

Would you recommend this property to a friend or relative?

**I would recommend this, and I have recommended this to friends. However I do want to point out that though it says 10 people and you could have 10... it would be very cramped and zero privacy. In fact the only thing we didn't like was that there were no privacy curtains for the front bedroom [french doors are pretty but also completely glass] Again this was fine for us as we were a group of 3 and were able to use the back bedroom and bathroom to change in.

What activities, attractions and restaurants did you enjoy?

In the nearby city blocks we visited Two Boots Pizza, Box: Asian Bistro and Sushi Bar, Cookies 'n Crepes, and Wonder Bagels. [Many other meals where in NYC] We did walk over to the local market they had on Saturday morning in a nearby garden square. There was also an artisan market friday and saturday in the Grove Street Square.

Overall the place was perfect for our group of 3, it was only a 3 block [.3 mile] walk to the PATH station and I would love to visit again.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Aug-2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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New York visit

  • 3 of 5

This apartment was in a good location to visit New York with most of the facilities needed to make a pleasant stay. It is in quiet and safe residential area. It was just perfect for us, two retired couples.

There were a few minor points that could be improved. A small pot or kettle to boil water could be nice, some tea towels (there were none), some of the lamps were not working and perhaps a 4th chair. The curtains in the front bedroom could be darker to prevent the hot sun to heat the room and allow the airconditioner to work better.

Overall we have no complaints since we spent most of the time visiting the BIG APPLE and were able to leave the car in an inexpensive parking lot. Transportation is a little expensive but very efficient.

Viktoria was present when we needed her. Thank you!

we recommend this apartment to anyone who wants to visit New York without the noise of the big city.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Jun-2015
  • Date of Stay: June 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Convenient location, nice place

  • 5 of 5

This is a small but clean and well-organized rental with great light and a convenient location. It is in a fairly quiet residential neighborhood, but walking distance to good restaurants and transport into Manhattan. Parking on street feels safe and is free on weekends and in the evenings. Linens are good quality, and the beds are comfortable too. The only things I might suggest to add would be a teakettle for the stove and blackout curtains on the front bedroom windows (or rolling blinds). Those are minor points, however. Overall this is an excellent rental.

  • Review Submitted: 07-May-2015
  • Date of Stay: April 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
11 Miles
Newark Liberty International
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Exchange Place
Nearest Train
0.25 Miles
Grove PATH subway rain
Nearest Motorway
0.25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Park and Sixth
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Hudson River


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Downtown Jersey City, Gateway Region

Rental Basis:
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3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Damage Protection £44.55
cleaning £94.38

Rates are subject to change until reservation confirmation.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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