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Pets allowed:
Wi-Fi available:

1 Full bath

Description from owner

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TripAdvisor Property ID: 6872773

About the area

Hamilton Heights is a vibrant neighborhood with plenty of character and distinction, landmarked, historic brownstones and townhouses, and includes the former residence of U.S. president Alexander Hamilton. It is great to be in a Manhattan neighborhood with its own unique character yet completely convenient to so many modes of transport that it is an easy jump to all the rest of Manhattan. Plenty of new, interesting bars and restaurants have enhanced life here and offer a nice variety of options with diverse clientele. Our block has plenty of families and an international array of residents.

Owner profile

Lauren F M.
Years listed:

Languages spoken: English


Check in time:15:00, Check out time:11:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
This rental can only be paid for online through Vacation Home Rentals using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
No smoking at this property



  • Air conditioning
  • Grill
  • Heating
  • High Speed Internet
  • Linen provided
  • Balcony/Terrace


  • Clothes dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron
  • CD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Washing machine


  • Cycling Trips
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Water sports
  • Horse riding


  • 1 Full bath


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Owner Supplied Testimonials

Having travelled from far away New Zealand I arrived to find this wonderful apartment easily exceeding my expectations. Location is perfect in UWS for you get to experience more of a typical NY suburb away from CBD. Hamilton Heights has a mixture of cultures and people all jumbled together and I felt very safe and comfortable when walking the streets. This area is going through a change as more mid-income earners move into this area to buy property and often upgrade these historical brown terrace houses. This has resulted in new bars and restaurants including the "Pub" right on the corner, only 50 metres from your apartment. The Subway is so easy to use and Train 1 (Red Line) gives you access to most of the main attractions including Times Square, Central Park and Statue of Liberty (last stop at South Ferry). Recommend you buy a weekly Metro Card at only US$32 with unlimited use for seven days. This apartment oozes heaps of character and you really feel like you're living history with its charming features within a very comfortable environment. Kitchen provides everything you need to cook yourself or simply make a cup of coffee from Lauren's classy coffee pot (great expresso made the old way) located on gas stove. The garden really is a bonus and just adds to the total accommodation package and surroundings. There are many small local mini markets/deli's for milk and basis foods within short walking distances. I used the supermarket on 145th Street for the big shop. Lauren was in Italy at the time of my stay but she was so helpful via email supported by her husband, Peter and sons who I met several times and were most helpful - many thanks team. The place you stay is important to ensure your holiday is the best it can be and on this basis I have no hesitation to recommend Lauren & Peter's apartment - "Outstanding Accommodation". Enjoy your stay--Dave

Lauren was very friendly. I loved the neighborhood and would highly recommend this place. Its really close to the subway and there are some great places to eat around the apartment as well.
-- Jennifer

We loved the Brownstone apartment! It provided much more space and comfort than a hotel. The owner was very helpful.

My family wanted to find a place in New York that had easy access to all the sites. We couldn't have selected a better place. The subway was only a few blocks away and it was easy to get around the city. We felt very safe walking the streets and enjoying the sites. Peter, the owner, was very gracious and helpful and gave us some great information on restaurants, tourist sites and the local eateries and bars. We got there a little early, and he was very accomodating in letting us leave our luggage while they finished cleaning. He also, let us leave our baggage when we were leaving for the airport.

My husband and I had only been in New York twice before, for 2-3 days each time, staying with friends. We decided to find an apartment to stay for the 11 days we had between two other commitments in the east. This apartment could not have been better - for placement in the city with easy access to subways, buses and walking to all the many museums and parks we visited, as well as seeing our friends. We cooked many meals ourselves, as well as going to restaurants in the area and downtown. Everything anyone could need was supplied in the apartment, and it was a quiet, interesting neighborhood to be staying in- in contrast to cold/impersonal hotels. Our only regrets were not getting to meet lauren in person, as she was working elsewhere, and in having to leave- we would have loved to stay a few more weeks- things to see in the city are overwhelming in numbers, and from this cozy apartment were easy to access.

My friend, myself and our three daughters stayed here for three nights. It was a wonderful space and we accessed the subway easily and used it exclusively for our travels. Visitors need to learn about the difference between local and express (it took us a day!) and then you are off! The A-train was a 15 or 20 minute trip to downtown, door to "door", the 1 train is a lot longer but less of a walk. It was terrific to have so much space when we arrived back "home" thoroughly exhausted and had enough room not to get on each others' nerves. Laurel was lovely and accommodating. The neighbourhood was lively and we felt safe and welcomed. I would recommend to others to ensure that they go both to Broadway and Amsterdam as both are such different streets and increases the selections of restaurants and stores.