Frida Kahlo Room - Next to Train

House - Private room · Odell Ave, Yonkers, NY 10701, United States
Marion & Ellen
Your host, Marion & Ellen
12 Reviews
Response rate: 91%
Response time: within a day

The Space

We offer a wonderful home overlooking the Hudson River right across the street from the train to Grand Central station (25 minutes). You will enjoy a warm athmosphere in a beautifully renovated home. We are very well located being only 1 block from the Metronorth train and 20 minute drive from Midtown Manhattan.

Our goal is to make your stay as comfortable and memorable as possible. The home is very warm and quiet and you can come and go as you wish.

There is a large bathroom, which has bath tub with shower,a fully equiped large kitchen and dining room that you are welcome to call your own.

There are some basic breakfast items and feel free to join us for breakfast/lunch/dinner whenever you happen to be there and I am cooking. Also included are laundry, ironing board, and iron and free wireless internet service.

We can provide you with any travel or sightseeing information you need and are always happy to share our knowledge of the area and show you around.

Come stay in our wonderful home that is your home away from home.

Marion & Ellen

Room type: Private room
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Minimum Stay: 2 nights
Weekly Price: $500 /week
Monthly Price: $1350 /month
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Cancellation: Moderate
Pet Owner: Cat(s)
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  • This was my first time using airbnb and it was a great experience over all! Ellen was so kind and has a beautiful home. The location was great, near the train station and bus stops. She took us in last minute and was flexible with check in times. Thank you Ellen!

    April 2014
  • A vibrant home to stay in. Very friendly and warm welcome.

    January 2013
  • Great place, friendly people, easy commute to NYC. Enjoyed the conversation, the privacy and the hospitality. The room was really comfortable and beautifully designed, as is the whole house. Very happy to have stayed there.

    October 2012
  • The location for visiting NYC was great, train station is across the street. There is plenty of safe parking for visitors choosing to train into NYC instead of making the drive and paying $30.00 for parking a day. The train fare is $7.00-$9.00 each way. The house is very well decorated and charming. However,the house was not the (website hidden) the end of our 4 night stay there were no fresh towels and the bath matt was very dirty and scary looking. Kitchen was cluttered and counters and dishes were grimy. If your just looking for a place to lay your head for a reasonable price I would recommend this place, however if your looking for the B&B feel you will be disappointed.

    Lorraine and Gretta from Panama City, Fl March 2012

    March 2012
  • Marion is a wonderful host. Her home is extremely beautiful and the room was super comfy. Moreover, she is super nice and helped us get our luggage to and from the train station and even made us breakfast. She went way beyond our expectations and I would recommend them anytime to anyone. Thank you so much for hosting us!

    January 2012
  • Marion and Ellen were amazing hosts! Marion picked us up from the subway and was so welcoming and friendly. She even cooked us Dutch food and was so engaging and made us tea upon arrival. We also talked a lot about each of our backgrounds, which I could have done for hours because it was so interesting. The room was very clean and spacious (I stayed there as well as a friend) and the bathroom was also very clean and well decorated! Everything about our stay felt safe and comfortable. The train ride into the city isn't too far and it's an amazing view (she lives right across from the Hudson River). I would definitely recommend staying here!

    January 2012
  • I and my girlfriend very happy that we stayed in Marion & Ellen apartment. We felt very comfortable all the time. Marion always helped us. She is a great host. We enjoyed our stay and recommend staying at this apartment.

    September 2011
  • Marion & Ellen are wonderful hosts with a beautiful, clean, quiet home. They made me feel very comfortable and welcome during my stay!

    September 2011
  • Marion has a beautiful home in an amazing location. It is very close to the train if you need to commute to NYC. I drove, and there were plenty of street parking right outside the house. The house and my room is clean and spacious. I wish I had spent more time at the house. Marion is a gracious host. She genuinely likes to meet her guests and made them feel at home. I will definitely be back!

    June 2011
  • I loved this house and the atmosphere! I just wish I could have met Marion. I understand she is a great host. What a wonderful bed I slept in--it was so comfortable! The Mexican tiles in the bathroom and kitchen were great as were the other Mexican touches. A beautiful place that was so convenient to the train; I really recommend this house as a place to stay near New York City and the Clearwater Festival.

    June 2011
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Languages
Deutsch, English, Nederlands
School
Winter Park High, Newman College
Work
Sr. Project Manager
About
We love hosting guests and learning about all different cultures. We also like to travel ourselves to far and distant destinations. Ellen's favorite book is: 1000 places to see before you die.
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