About this listing
** UPDATE **
- Ice cold Central Air Conditioning.
- Short walk to 'Grove Street' Path station, straight shot to Manhattan with a 10 minutes ride. Cost = $2.5
- Stable & fast WiFi for streaming videos, (website hidden) & work
Welcome to Jersey City & NYC!! We are your host Thomas & Rain =)
You will be moving into a private room large enough for 3.
One double bed. Extra single bed available upon request ($25).
Very clean and tidy as advertised.
Free WiFi and utilities.
Downtown Jersey City is a clean and safe neighborhood. Lots of cute local restaurants & bars along Newark Avenue.
Please feel free to send us a message with any questions. We respond almost instantly!
Overnight/weekend - Free street parking all around the neighborhood
Weekday - Free 2 hours limit street parking
All day - $14 all day parking.(141 Christopher Columbus Dr - which is exactly between the apartment & PATH subway)
$9 all day parking 1 block to the North of this parking lot (recommended)
FREE ALL DAY - 1 block towards the west of the APT (recommended)
Street parking is safe.
From Manhattan, just take the PATH train anywhere from Midtown to Down. Very very easy. $2.75
By air + public transporation
From EWR - take Airtrain to Newark Penn station, then PATH. $7.5
From JFK - take any shuttle at luggage claim area to PATH station, then take PATH ~$25
From LGA - take any shuttle at luggage claim area to PATH station, then take PATH ~$25
By air + CHEAPEST WAY
From EWR - Bus to Newark Penn station, then PATH. $4.5
From JFK - take bus, free transfer to subway. Then take PATH $5
From LGA - take bus, free transfer to subway. Then take PATH $5
By air + taxi
From EWR - 15 to 20 mins cab ride away. ~$45
From JFK - it will go through Manhattan ~$160
From LGA - it will go through Manhattan ~$160
We might also be able to pick you up from the airports for $38 from EWR or $85+toll from JFK or LGA if you don't have a lot of luggages (in a small Mercedes-Benz)
Tips are always welcomed! =)
You will be moving into your own private room.
The bathroom, kitchen, and sitting area are shared. Make yourself at home! (Please do be very respectful when using the common amenities) =]
Free access to all kitchen cookware and appliances including dishwasher, washer, and fridge. [except for food]
Laundry facilities are in the basement.
- Clean sheets
- Clean bedding
- Made bed
- Clean towels
- Pen & paper
- free WiFi
- All utilities included
- Coin laundry in the basement
- Pots & pans in kitchen
- Iron & ironing board
Bring your own
- Hygine essentials
Interaction with Guests
You will be greeted by your very own friendly host, Thomas & Rain!
Your room will be ready for you when you move in. More than likely we will offer you some iced water or hot tea depending on the season. =)
We will give you the keys, explain to you all the amelitiies in the apartment, introduce you to the friendly neighborhood, and give you some travel tips.
From this moment, your room will be completely private.
Your room is private, but you will not be on your own. We are always available to help if you have any questions or concerns!
We are confident you will enjoy your stay with us!!
Downtown Jersey City is a clean and safe neighborhood. Lots of cute local restaurants & bars along Newark Avenue. During the spring, you will find many blooming flowers; during the winter, you will like find snow on the ground.
This area is very safe to walk around at any hours of the day and night. It is also safe to park on the streets over night. (also it's free!)
If you are visiting New York, you have come to the best location! You are 10 -15 mins from Manhattan. All you have to do is to walk 3 minutes to the "Grove street" station and take the PATH train into Manhattan. It costs only $2.5. You are 2 stops from the heart of New York and the ride is roughly 6-7 mins.
If you are traveling on business and transiting at EWR, you have also come to the best location! You are only 20 minutes by cab to the airport! Alternatively, you can take the PATH then transfer to AirTrain.
Other Things to Note
We try to be flexible with check in and check out time. There is generally a $25 charge for flexible check in and out. Please do let us know ahead of time so we can do our best to arrange your request (condition permitting early check in and late check out). Just keep us posted with your estimated time of arrival!
Early check in and late check out times-
- Before 7:00PM is considered early check in
- After 11:00AM is considered late check out
- Check in before 11:00AM check in is considered 1 extra night's stay
- Check out after 7:00PM is considered 1 extra night's stay
Pet owners - we loves pets! but Please do inquire before using instant book =)
Extra beds - please inquire before confirming (a $25 option)
- No smoking
- No candles
- No parties
- No unannounced guests (permission required)
- No unannounced pets (permission required)
- No personal items in shared areas (including shoes)
- Keep bathroom clear of personal items
- Do all dishes after use
- Be respectful & friendly to others
We are a friendly couple that loves meeting new people!
We have had great experience with both traveling with and hosting on airbnb!
Airbnb is built on relationships. In the past few months, We met so many interesting & friendly people!