Exclusive Room-Private Bath in LES

Apartment - Private room · Orchard St, New York, NY 10002, United States

Eight Galleries on 1 Block! Exclusive 242 sqft size Bedroom fits 3 on the best,safe block of the L.E.S.
International restaurants, live band halls, Strong coffee, Wholefoods! Amazing Neighborhood! All hours roof access with a panoramic view of city!

The Space

My home is not for Hipsters. I prefer down to earth and real people. It is our vibes and chemistry together that makes my place unique. Im not running a business...
I want you to feel at home of a friend. I take your hospitality personally. You will occupy a very private and The largest room that's fit for 3 in an L.E.S flat and Extra comfortable. Style is minimal..
You will feel at home of a friend as a 1st time guest on AirBnB. Exclusive 242 sqft size Bedroom with BUILT- IN FULL BATHROOM on the best and safe block of the Lower East Side. Most convenient In most sought out Neighborhood. My apartment is a 2 flight of stairs walk-up in a 5 story building including all hours roof access with a panoramic view of New York!
A designer by profession, the decor has been kept simple and free of "stuff" so as to allow space to roam, think, and relax.
The room is bright and spacious with a table to enable planning of your day privately. More like a studio within an apartment. Simple, minimal..
I'm at hand to help with your Luggage should you need me, just make the request once reservation has been confirmed.
This is a great deal for amenities in a location as the Lower East side, consider the size, a highly competitive price especially with a private bathroom and above all the cleanliness. No other extra fees will be charged you. All is Included in your payment to AirBnB. Each guests is handed keys of their own to allow access as you please!
About 10 minutes away, are located a 24 hours supermarket and Wholefoods Natural (website hidden): I have been residing in the city for the past 18 years, worked and still work in Japan and South East Asia, and know a few special non tourist spots.
*If you enjoy biking, I may at times have 2 BIKES to rent for $20 a day.
For the "piece de resistance", once you meet The "Dao", you are likely to fall for him, and him with you!
I have central heating and Air conditioning for your complete comfort.

Guest Access

Private Bathroom & Shower with bath tub. QUEEN SIZE BED (a foam mattress can be added in the room to accommodate a 3rd guest)
*Clean sheets band towel
*Hair Dryer
*Shampoo And Conditioner
*Washing Soap
Each guests is handed keys of their own to allow access as you please!
Kitchen for light usage. The fridge, Microwave. Central heating and Air conditioning for your complete comfort. Free WiFi.
All hours roof access with a panoramic view of New York!

Interaction with Guests

I work from home so I'm often around to answer questions or solve problems if any. I like exchanging views and places of interests around the city.
Sometimes or often, I have been out to listen to music, check out art openings with my guests.

The Neighborhood

My area is still growing day by day with new and exciting things, for free live music, to mini Dance halls. 8 galleries on my block alone, no exaggeration!
About 10 minutes away, are located a 24 hours supermarket and Wholefoods Natural Market.
Some of the best restaurants of New York are in this area, many charming coffee shops, Like one serving *BLUE MOUNTAIN Coffee.
With The LOWER EAST SIDE VISITOR CENTER and THE TENEMENT MUSEUM a block away, there are no shortage of fun things to do.

Getting around

NEAREST CITY TRANSPORT: "F/S 5-10 mins walk to 4, 5, 6, J. M. Z, A, C, E.
Bus M15, M9 on Allen.
I have information on 20% below market transport to Airports.

Room type: Private room
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 2
Beds: 2
Extra people: $30 / night after the first guest
Minimum Stay: 4 nights
Weekly Price: $900 /week
Cleaning Fee: $35
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Cancellation: Moderate
Pet Owner: Dog(s)

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  • Last week we stayed with Tunji in his apartment in the Lower East Side and we had a great time! Tunji is super nice and helpful and he has the sweetest dog ever, Dao the famous french bulldog! We would definitely stay with them again if we go back to NYC. The room is nice, clean and very central and we just fell in love with the LES, it's one of the nicest places in Manhattan.

    April 2014
  • The reservation was canceled 11 days before arrival. This is an automated posting.

    April 2014
  • What a wonderful stay! I loved my time with Tunji and Dao! So warm and welcoming and always cheerful, Tunji is a superb host. I would highly recommend anyone interested in staying in the Lower East Side to consider time with these two. The location is right down the street from cool shops, galleries, and restaurants. Easy access to Soho, the Village and Brooklyn! I will be back!

    March 2014
  • Tunji is a great HOST!!! We had a wonderfull time at NYC!! The location is great, near East Broadway and Grand street stations, so you can reach any point of the city by taking the subway!! Tunji help us a lot, we would highly recommend his apartment!!

    December 2012
  • We really had a nice week at Tunji´s. He was very friendliy and cool, unfortunately we had not spend so much time with Tunji, cause we had been on the road most of the time. But al in all it was a great week. If you gonna stay at NYC, I would recommend Tunji´s appartement :-)
    Thanks for all...

    November 2012
  • A great host makes for a great stay! Nothing but high fives!

    November 2012
  • Great place! Great host! Great dog! Tunji knows his way around NYC and is
    happy to share great pieces of advice on what's hot and what's not. The
    appartment is cozy and situated on a cool street in a friendly
    neighbourhood. Make sure to wear those slippers though, or bring your own
    pair, since the floor was quite dirty, even on moving in. All in all:
    affordable and highly enoyable place!

    November 2012
    Tunji
    Response from Tunji:

    As part of my services, I do not charge for cleaning fees like some others. Although I employ a cleaning service that I pay for, and I encourage guests to alert me of any problems so It can be fix straight away. And It always is.
    Having lived in Japan, I promote a shoe free environment for that same reason and would have attended to ms. Oskarson's concern.

  • I stayed at Tunji's place from 24 of October untill 01 of November. Everything was great. The room was very nice with a private bathroom and a TV. Good bed everything was cool.

    The location of the apartment is great. Chinatown has changed a lot. Now it is full of fancy bars, nice art galleries and good restaurants. In Orchard street where Tunjis apartment is located you find plenty of restaurants such as THE FAT RADISH and cool bars like CASA MEZCAL. You can walk to the financial district, SoHo and Little Italiy. Or just take the F train and you get everywhere else.

    Brooklyn is just around the corner. I took a cab over the Manhattan bridge. In Brooklyn you have some great shopping opportunities like the FULTON STREET.

    Tunji is a real awesome guy, always up for giving insider information of great spots and he can
    easily respond to any questions you have about NYC.

    On Monday Hurricane Sandy made landfall in NYC. My flight out of NYC was cancelled and I was pretty happy that I could stay 3 more days untill Thursday at Tunjis place. He was great, helpful putting
    candles everywhere in this situation. Power was gone in the whole of Lower Manhattan but we made the best out of it.

    In a few words: Great host, great place. Why would you stay in a hotel? I hope I can go back next summer to New York and I want definetly stay again at Tunjis place. I LOVE NEW YORK.

    October 2012
  • All those who have gone before me were right! Tunji is a truly lovely person and his mate Dao is quite a character, even if you are not necessatrily a `dog person`. Unfortunatly Tunji left for overseas the day after I arrived so we only had a short time together but he was very helpful. He arranged for a replacement host in the form of the warm, delightful Grace who was meticulous about organisation and was especially helpful in arranging transport on departure, even getting up before dawn to speak to my car driver and see me off. My only comment to future travellers who stay in NYC is that it is intrinsically an active, bustling place, day and night. I cannot recall that any noise ever actuallly woke me up, but I do not sleep long hours and while awake I found that there is a lot of activity in the neighbourhood. The apartment is very close to the F line and I was grateful for the proximity after a long day out. Many thanks to Tunji and Grace for helping make my NYC adventure a reality.

    October 2012
  • We had a really great time staying at Tunji's place in NYC! The room is very charming, comfortable and clean. Tunji ist an extremely nice and hospitable person who would always help us with any question or give us recommendations. Since he lives in NYC for many years he knows a lot about nearly every neighbourhood, including bars or restaurants.
    Of course he also has the best guard dog - Dao!
    We highly recommend this place!

    October 2012
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English, Français
School
Graduated University in Fashion, Art and Product Design.
Work
Designer Freelance. Any design collaborations or any Creative and Challenging Projects. I draw, paint and sculpt.
About
I am a designer of multiple cultures who has worked extensively in Japan. I live in one of the most newly exciting neighborhoods of Manhattan; the lower east side verging on Chinatown; a great location to start exploring downtown. Close to the "F" train within walking distance to Soho, Nolita, also getting to midtown to connecting trains to uptown museums, central park, all Airports and other attractions. My primary concern is your hospitality and comfort. Biking around the city all year round is among one of my pleasures, also is dancing, playing soccer, sculpting, painting. I love music of all genre that transcends cultures (Jazz, House, Electro, World, Opera, Tango, Flamenco and more...I have knowledge of spots where to listen and dance in the city. I was raised in Africa and Europe. I have traveled extensively and speak and write in French fluently. I also understand Japanglish!. I am a laid back person and respectful person who welcomes the same. No pretense in all honesty. In my world, "The sun is always shining"
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