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Historic Two Bedroom w Backyard
Historic Two Bedroom w Backyard
4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1 bath
4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1 bath
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Recently renovated and restored, this historic 1901 two-bedroom has original ten-foot tin ceilings, bay windows, a sunroom, and a new modern kitchen. It is near many cafes, restaurants, shops, and galleries, including: Norma's, Houdini's, Nowadays, Julia's, Topos, Milk & Pull, Bosna and many others. Perfect for couples, business travelers, families (with kids), and those that appreciate original architecture. The Forest M and Halsey L train subway stops are both easily within walking distance.

The space

This newly restored apartment is open and airy, and has excellent natural light throughout the day. The renovation itself took the better part of a year, with the goal to restore and expand upon original details, as well as update and improve upon details that were not original. Along the way I collected an eclectic variety of vintage furniture from around the area, and am now working on adding plants and art.

Guest access

-Modern Kitchen
-Cozy Sunroom
-Shared Backyard (no smoking)(I work in the basement a lot and also have access)
-Office space with desk
-There is no TV, but there is high speed wireless internet

Interaction with guests

I live in the apartment, but If it's available, it means I won't be there during your stay. I'm also currently converting the basement into my art studio, so will be on the premises most of the time to help out or give tips on the area. I am also available on my phone at all times. The building itself is a landmarked two-family in the heart of Ridgewood, Queens.

Other things to note

Please be exceptionally considerate of our neighbors, as this is a quiet neighborhood with longtime residents. I am personally friends with the neighbors on both sides and throughout the neighborhood. Walls are thin in these old buildings, and loud voices carry right through them, so please be very mindful.

Business travel
This listing has essential business travel amenities.

Wireless Internet

Extra people $15 NZD / night after 2 guests
Cleaning Fee $148 NZD
Security Deposit $295 NZD
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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed

House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for infants (Under 2 years)
Check in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with lockbox

- Shoes off (no exceptions)
- Keep all noise down for neighbors (music, voices, walking around, etc...)
- No parties, partying, or smoking (No smoking in the backyard either)
- Keep things clean and neat
- No sitting on countertops or windowsills
- Be very gentle with appliances, furniture and house details
- If you have children, please make sure that they are well behaved and that you're able to comply with the house rules. If you think that they're loud or rowdy, please consider another space.
- Enjoy

This is a quiet neighborhood with longtime residents and a strong sense of community. Also, noise travels very easily between units in these old buildings, so please be extremely mindful of volume levels. I am in good standing with my neighbors and I would love to keep it that way.

You must also acknowledge
Must climb stairs - 7-8 stairs for the stoop is all.
Potential for noise - This is an old building and noise travels easily between apartments. Aside from that it is one of the more peaceful areas of NY that you'll find.


Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
First aid kit
Fire extinguisher

5 nights minimum stay.
From Oct 20 - 24, 2017 the minimum stay is 1 night.

40 Reviews

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Matilda User Profile
September 2017
5/5 easy

Jen User Profile
December 2016
Beautiful house and great neighbourhood. Comfortable and warm.

Tanya User Profile
September 2017
We enjoyed our stay at Andrews. It is a beautiful apartment. Andrew met us there, carried our luggage up the few steps and gave us all the information we needed for our stay. This was the most well stocked place I have ever stayed. Wonderful bath items were available. The pantry was also stocked with goods, along with jams, etc in the frig. It was a welcome place to return to at the end of the day. Andrew quickly responded to any questions we had during our stay. We also felt very safe in this neighborhood, even when returning late at night.

Yana User Profile
September 2017
Apartment was great - clean and cozy, and Andrew was so nice. Highly recommend!

Gerald User Profile
September 2017
We felt at home immediately in the very lovingly designed apartment. All the necessary things were there. We also felt absolutely safe in the surrounding area and a big supermarket was nearby. Andrew was a great, helpful host. We would book at any time again with him.

Sandra User Profile
September 2017
Andrew is a great host, his apartment is amazing and we loved the location. It was easy for us to get around the city. Great neighborhood!!! Definitely recommend this place.

Sergei User Profile
August 2017
Andrew is an exceptional host. The place is extremely comfortable, inspiring functional interior design and unique restored historic value. Great location with easy access to JFK, Long Island, and the city. Thank you Andrew!

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