About this listing
Enjoy a good night's sleep in our roomy, 2-bedroom apt. with a quiet, private guest room, in one of NYC's best neighborhoods. Upscale, and convenient, with subway access to midtown. Starbucks and international restaurants all within a block.
Our completely renovated apartment is fully furnished, and on the fourth floor of an elevator building. The guest room has a closet, a desk with a comfortable swivel desk chair, a large dresser, small book case, and a comfortable bed. Hair dryer and iron are available. Free street parking is available throughout the neighborhood; blocks with commercial businesses have meters.
We provide: Clean towels and sheets, soap, coffee, tea, and filtered water.
Guests have use of a decent-sized kitchen, bathroom, and a large living room with a dining room area (Please see photos). Wi-fi internet is included, and the laundry room is in the basement. The apartment is shared with me and my adult daughter; our daily schedules vary.
Interaction with Guests
Guests privacy is respected, but we are available to give you information or chat. Feel free to ask questions!
Riverdale is an oasis in the Bronx. Enjoy the beauty of Wave Hill, Van Cortland and Seton Parks, and convenient shops and restaurants of all kinds.
Within a block of the apartment:
- Italian, Thai, Japanese, Indian, Mexican, Chinese, American and Kosher restaurants.
- Grocery stores
- CVS and Rite Aid
- Dry cleaners
Within several blocks:
- Fantastic Greek food
- Post Office
Ten to 15 minute walk (map websites say 11 minute walk) to the #1 subway (connects to all subway lines in Manhattan), frequent, quick bus to the subway too. Ride to midtown varies depending on time of day; door-to-door is about 50 minutes if using the express (#2 or 3). Also an express bus into Manhattan that stops two short blocks from the apartment, and weekday shuttle to Columbia University. Free street parking is available. We provide a neighborhood map, and travel information for guests, as needed.
Please let us know which airport you are using and we will provide directions by public transportation.
No smoking, drugs, alcohol, or visitors without permission allowed in the apartment.
I'm the mother of two grown children who likes to play tennis, read, cook, and listen to music. I enjoy chatting with guests and helping them get around New York!