Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled Family icon
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44 (0) 800 917 5992
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44 (0) 800 917 5992

Upper East Side: Lovely 2 Bedroom

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights
Popular Features
  • Free Wifi
  • Air Conditioning

Overview

About the property

UES: Lovely 2 Bedroom

PROPERTY DETAILS:

Newly renovated and spacious two bedroom apartment in the Upper East Side neighborhood. The nearest subway station is located a couple of blocks away and you can be in downtown Manhattan in 10- 15 minutes. The apartment is one block away from Central Park and a walking distance from the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

All major subway lines and every type of food from affordable to world class restaurants are just minutes away from the property.

AMENITIES:

This fully furnished apartment has a full and a queen bed in each bedroom and it can accommodate up to 6 people, with the living room sofa bed.The apartment has a full kitchen with a dining table. The kitchen is fully stocked with a microwave, coffee maker, pots and pans, dishes, cups, eating and cooking utensils as well as basic supplies for your use if you choose to dine in your home away from home. In addition to the modern bathroom with shower, other amenities include: a flat screen TV with full HD cable access and FREE WIFI.

CHECK-IN PROCESS:

We have a greeter who will meet you inside the unit the day of your arrival. All we will need is your flight/travel information in order to be able to welcome you on time.

More Details

Property Manager
Shelbey Johnson
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, French, Spanish, Portuguese
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
17 June, 2018

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in East Harlem in Manhattan

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling

Reviews

Very Good! 4/5 -
(10 traveller reviews)

50% Complete
20% Complete
20% Complete
0% Complete
10% Complete
Upper East Side: Lovely 2 Bedroom
average rating of 4.0 based on 10 reviews
3

It was okay experience

  • 3 of 5

Let me start by saying I normally try not to write or read reviews because most reviews are biased based on ones attitude.

From the start the property owner and greeter were both very nice. We had a few problems with our flight to New York having delays and cancellations and they were kind enough to refund us for nights we weren't able to stay. Most people aren't understanding enough to even think about refunding due to their "strict" cancellation fees. Our flight even canceled leaving New York and they were so understanding to give us late check out.

When we finally arrived to New York Ivan, our greeter, was very friendly. He walked us through everything we needed to know about the property.

Here's where it gets a little funky. I was expecting a small space for the pictures looked like there was a lot of room. I gotta say, the photos are not up to date on the property. It wasn't very clean. We checked in and found a band aid on the wall. The "water proof" bed sheet underneath all the sheets were ripped. One of the beds had grocery bags tied up on the back of the bed frame to hold it together. Our group didn't mind for we weren't expecting to stay in the apartment all day. By day 2 it got to us. We knew coming to New York that it's the city that doesn't sleep. So of course there'll be a lot of noise. I believe we traveled around New York late enough to realize that this apartment had the most noise at night. Sirens and screams all night long, making us very tired. It goes without saying, you get what you paid for. I recommend forking out a little more money to stay closer to the city or to find a more comfortable spot.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We haven't had any complaints about the noise in the area. There is minimal noise as expected of a big city such as NYC. We wish you had informed us about the cleaniless of the apartment during your stay as our cleaners guarantee their work and we would have sent them back at no cost to you. The bed sheets have been fixed since this review.
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
3

Rather not

  • 3 of 5

Host was responsive and polite. 5 stars for that. I on the other hand would have been happy had i done a little deeper research but i booked this place last minute and quick. It IS NOT THE UPPER EAST SIDE, IT IS HARLEM. Everything you map or yelp in the area will say east Harlem not upper east side.

The beds .... one bed looks like an ocean wave. High on one side and lower on the other, flattens when u lay on it but I’m trying to sleep not surf. We didn’t use this bedroom at all.

2nd bedroom sheets came off the first night and we couldn’t get them back on. Used the extra sheets to form one bigger sheet. The bed is also wrapped in a weird diaper like plastic so every time one person moves it crinkles and makes the sound of plastic

. If u walk and subway into city it’ll cost you 2.50 each time and if you Uber your looking at 22.00 each way. Taxi I’m unsure.

There were no condiments and no shampoo no soap and No conditioner which is fine just bring your own toiletries. Pots and pans also pretty worn. I’d suggest new ones. We tried to make breakfast and it tasted like the pot. So we didn’t eat breakfast or make food at the apt. Totally fine as well.

Not expecting anything just want everyone to know If you come knowing what exactly your getting into or settle into the area and expect the above the place will be cool just thought i should leave a detailed review.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Cut offs of different neighborhoods in NYC are arbitrary and since the property is less than a block away from central park, Upper East Side is the most fitting neighborhood description. We also disclose the exact location on the map view so it is not misleading. Subway fees are a flat fee and most destinations in NYC require that you take a form of transportation, subway being the most convenient. Thank you for your feedback about the beds and pots, we have informed the owner of the property.
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
4

Didnt live up to discription.

  • 4 of 5

The photos must be old as the place looks tatty. The white lounge is warn out with the vinyl flaking off, needed to sweep every day. We were 2 couples staying for 8 nights in November and found the heating fine, even had to open the window at times to cool down. One bed room is spacious, the other is filled by the double bed with no room for cases, it would be fine with a single bed in. Otherwise the subway is just a few blocks away, its close to central park, supermarkets nearby with a couple of good restaurants nearby. Everything else is just a short Uber away. Interesting mix of locals in East Harlem was fine.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your feedback! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the proximity to train and the location. NOTE, the couch has been replaced.
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
4

Easy on the budget, easy access to the City

  • 4 of 5

We definitely enjoyed our stay at this cute little apartment. The location is stellar and the price is fantastic. We were able to easily access multiple metro stops within walking distance of the place, which dramatically simplified our travel over the weekend when there were outages along several lines. Plus, it's 1 block off Central Park - can't argue with that!

The apartment kitchen stocks the basics you would need in a VRBO. There were several grocery stores within walking distance and we were able to grab a few things to have on hand, but if you're going to NYC, why not eat out? We had many great meals as we ventured around the city.

The living room was small (as one would expect). The fold out leather couch was a great seating/sleeping option, but it is starting to show wear, with leather flaking off (just as a head's up to the owner). We ended up covering it with a spare sheet and it was just fine. They had a nice cable TV system with access to Netflix, etc. for when we had worn out our feet and needed some downtime.

The bedrooms were more spacious than we anticipated - a nice bonus! The second bedroom's mattress/sheets were comfortable and high quality. The kids slept well. The mattress in the master bedroom is covered in plastic for some reason, and we found that bothersome. It retained heat and sounded crinkly. I'm not really sure what's going on there, but I would suggest the owner remove the plastic, as it definitely detracted from our sleep. This was the only complaint we had during our time in this apartment. Sheets/comforters were high quality, mattress was fine.

The neighbors are generally families with small kids or older residents - they were all friendly and relatively quiet (it is NYC, after all).

The owner and booking agents were quite wonderful and very attentive. We had a miscommunication with our booking and ended up asking to stay an additional night due to travel mixups and they were SO understanding and very accommodating. We really appreciated the flexibility and communication with them. From connecting on first arrival to managing our departure, they were on the ball and made things easy.

Thanks again for letting us use your place! We liked it a lot - it was a great base of operations that didn't break the bank and made it easy to see Manhattan!

  • Review Submitted: 06-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Kristin, Thanks for your glowing review! We are happy that you had a lovely stay and that you found the apartment exactly as advertised. We have forwarded your feedback to the owner as well. Hope to host you again some time in the future.
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

The asunto on siisti ja hyvässä kunnossa.

  • 5 of 5

Tämä ominaisuus on erittäin keskeisellä paikalla, helpon matkan päässä monista turisti nähtävyyksiä. On olemassa paljon mukavia ruokapaikkoja lähellä, ja se on lähellä metroa, mikä tekee siitä erittäin helppo matkustaa ympäri kaupunkia. Vaikka lähellä joitakin vilkasliikenteisillä alueilla, asunto on hiljainen ja mukava. Haluaisin suositella sitä kaverille, itse asiassa poikani ja tyttöystävä, suunnittelevat jo palata ensi summer.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Kenneth, Thank you for taking time to write a valuable review for us. We are glad we served you the best and hope you to give us another opportunity to serve you again. Best, Maria S.
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0
5

great for families

  • 5 of 5

This is the place to be if you are looking for a comfortable, clean, and centrally located apartment. It is perfect for families. The great thing is that even though it is centrally located in a safe and convenient neighborhood, it is still easy on the pockets! Recommend this rental.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for this precious review. We appreciate you for taking your valuable time to write for us,
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0

Location

Photos

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in East Harlem, New York City

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Mar - Aug
15 Mar 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
3 night minimum stay
£831
for 3 nights
From
£245
 
 
Sep - Nov
1 Sep 2018 - 26 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
£944
for 3 nights
From
£283
 
 
Nov-Dec
27 Nov 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£731
for 3 nights
From
£212
 
 
Dec - Jan
22 Dec 2018 - 5 Jan 2019
5 night minimum stay
£1,601
for 5 nights
From
£301
 
 
Jan - Mar'19
6 Jan 2019 - 14 Mar 2019
3 night minimum stay
£516
for 3 nights
From
£140
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£585
for 2 nights
From
£245
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £94.38

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
Ask Manager a Question
Available
Unavailable