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Cozy City Island Cottage

Entire bungalow hosted by Diane
2 guestsStudio1 bed1 bath
Entire home
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House rules
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City Island is a small community at the edge of New York City just beyond Pelham Bay Park in the Bronx and surrounded by the waters of the Long Island Sound and Eastchester Bay. Enjoy the water views and seafood restaurants or nearby Orchard Beach.

The space
Completely private cozy little cottage with an open floor plan and a queen size murphy bed. There is newly remodeled bathroom, eat in kitchen, large fenced in yard, perfect for BBQ's or sitting under the full grown apple tree. The living room has lots of windows and a partial view of the sound and Manhattan. There are two bikes available for use. The location is walking distance to many of the islands best eateries, bars, Nautical Museum, and historic City Island Cemetery . Beautiful Pelham Park is close by, where you can enjoy the boardwalk at Orchard Beach or hike and bike the many trails. Fishing charters also available. Enjoyable get away any time of the year. You will forget you are even in the Bronx, and be transported to New England. City Island is a hidden gem.

Guest access
This is a whole private house on a charming quiet residential street. You will have use of the large fenced in back yard. Private driveway for one car.

Other things to note
Please note that it is a 15 minute bus ride to the NYC subway system. Although it is not required to enjoy your stay, having a car is helpful.
There is small beach/cement deck at the end of the block, 3 houses down. The house is NOT on the water. You can see the water from the windows in the living/bed room. This beach access is for residents of Caroll Street only and gate is locked after dark. Orchard Beach in Pelham Bay Park is close by and is a public beach.
City Island is a small community at the edge of New York City just beyond Pelham Bay Park in the Bronx and surrounded by the waters of the Long Island Sound and Eastchester Bay. Enjoy the water views and seafood restaurants or nearby Orchard Beach.

The space
Completely private cozy little cottage with an open floor plan and a queen size murphy bed. There is newly remodeled bathroom, eat in kitc…
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Sleeping arrangements

Common spaces
1 queen bed

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Kitchen
Wi-Fi
Washing machine
Dryer
Iron
Dedicated workspace
TV
Hangers
Hair dryer
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Bronx, New York, United States

City Island is famous for it's seafood restaurants both large and small, casual and fancy. The Crab Shanty, Sammy's, The Lobster Box, Portofino's and the Seashore, which also has a large bar with live music on Fridays and boasts a happy hour with drink specials. There are also several other restaurants to choose from that have a variety of offerings. A City Island local favorite is The Black Whale, which also has a sunday bunch, Arties; italain food, Don Coqui, Puerto Rician food, Bistro SK, french, and Ohana with table side hibachi. End your night at Paddy's On The Island, which is always filled with colorful locals and sometimes live music.
City Island is famous for it's seafood restaurants both large and small, casual and fancy. The Crab Shanty, Sammy's, The Lobster Box, Portofino's and the Seashore, which also has a large bar with live music on…

Hosted by Diane

Joined in February 2011
  • 147 Reviews
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During your stay
I live close by and know the area well if you have any issues or questions. Friendly and helpful neighbors. Quiet street.
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: After 3:00 PM
Checkout: 11:00 AM
Self check-in with key safe
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Health & safety
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Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm
Security Deposit - if you damage the home, you may be charged up to $711
Cancellation policy