About this listing
Big old house with library, near railroad station to New York city and ferries to Fire Island. Easy walk to restaurants and bars of Patchogue, Long island. Near Patchogue Center for Performing Arts and Art Space. Wifi available as is cable tv.
It is a 15 minute walk into Patchogue Village Main street, new sushi place, great pizza at DelFiores, ribs at BarbQ, food and beer at Brickhouse brewery is great, JR's steak house is fun. There are plenty of great restaurants. Give me a call if you need a ride from the train station. Streets are tree lined with period lighting and sidewalks great for a walk.
My place is unique because of its library and woodcarvings and masks from around the world. There are woodfloors throughtout the house. The kitchen is an orignal 1950's kitchen complete with breakfast nook and red countertops. Bathrooms are newly painted and have 1920's original subway tile.
All bedrooms now have a 32 inch LCD cable television with cable box for use by guests.
All bedrooms also have their own lock and key and there is a latch for the bathroom door.
All rooms now have blinds.
Towels, soap and shampoo provided.
Small refrigerator for guest use provided in hall outside room
A full breakfast is not provided, but coffee, tea and hot cocoa is always available. For short term stays, croissants, butter and jam is provided in the morning. Full breakfast is available within walking distance and a bagel store, Italian bistro on Main Street in Patchogue, and at country kitchen.
Laundry is available at $5.00 a load. GLBT friendly.
This is a room in a private house with the owner living on the premises, this is not a commercial bed and breakfast, and it has never been advertised as such.
Access to kitchen and individual bedroom. Access to library to borrow books while in the house.
Interaction with Guests
I offer them privacy, or will chat over meals on weekends and in the evenings.
Walking distance to Patchogue Village. Local neighborhood bar, Reeses about a 10 minute walk. Main Street Patchogue is about 15 minute walk. Lots of bars, restaurants, library, theater, independent movie theater (Plaza Cinema). Local Organic food store, Waldens. Music venues. There is an Organic coffee shop called Roasters. There is also a night club, seafood restaurants, a wide variety of food, walking distance to supermarkets.
There is a bus stop in front of my house. Its a 15-20 minute walk to the LIRR with trains out east and into Jamaica Queens, with connections to Brooklyn and Manhattan's Penn Station and Amtrak. Also connections to JFK airport and airtrain.
Other Things to Note
Full length mirror and hair dryer in the room for use.
No smoking inside the house, no drugs.
Please notify owner if you will be in after midnight.
No overnight guests without prior permission. Any overnight guests will be charged a fee and must be approved, and identification shown.
No loud music after midnight.
No pets allowed.
Do not go into closets and drawers of the homeowner without prior approval.
Laundry is available for a fee of $5.00 a load.
Please keep room door shut to keep cats out.
Please hang towels on the hooks provided in the bedrooms
Please push handle on toilet all the way back after flushing to keep water from running.
Please turn the light on when taking a shower because the ventilation fan is connected to the light switch and is needed to get rid of excess moisture.
Please note, there are three rooms that are rented with a shared bathroom. This is a private house and the owner lives on the premises in the master bedroom. The kitchen is available to use for cooking, but not for studying and computer work.