About this listing
Stylish room decorated by New York Shoe designer at perfect location in safe area. Just 2 short blocks to subway, 4 stops to Manhattan. Airport is very close! 24 hours organic grocery store, bank, bars and restaurants are in front of the apartment.
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About your ROOM:
You will share my 2 bed rooms apartment with other air BNB guest. You will have your private bed room with door with lock & your private key for your room. This key is yours while you are staying. Your door will able to lock from inside and outside. It means you have your safe private room! *No one has an access to your room without your permission. Our apartment wall is very thick. You do not hear your roommate noise. You will share bathroom, kitchen and living room with other guests in other room. I will give you their info if I have a booking. Accommodation will be TV, free wifi, hair dryer(1 each in your bedroom), clean towels(1 large 1 small per person. Total 2 towels per person. Extra towels will be $20 with 1 time room cleaning ) shelf, hanger lack with 10 velvet hangers, real full bed with clean sheets, clean duvet covers, and extra blanket for winter season. You will have Sofa bed. (it means you have 2 beds in your room. You can see them in the picture here. You can have 3 people maximum in your room. ( 3 people will be tight compare to 1 or 2 people in this room). Air Conditioner is in your room in summer time. Central Heating in winter + small convertible heater in winter time. Your mattress and pillows are covered by bed bug water proof protector. It will keep them always clean. many of your beddings are from Calvin klein, Martha Stewart, DKNY, West elm, urban outfitters, and Ellie tahari. (top brands). There is many stuff in the kitchen. there are pans, dishes, plates, cups, wine and champaign glasses, cereal for your breakfast, cleaning supplies, microwave, oven, coffee maker, iron with iron table, etc for guests. You may use any of them. Your room has full size expensive bed where is located in front of the bathroom. Your room size is approximately 10x 12. maybe bigger. Great sunlight from window!
*white wall bedroom*
is the one for this posting.
I have other room posted. It's called stripe room. https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/713857
Our apartment has camera on the street and in the hall way for security. We are located on the 1st floor. No need to climb the stairs! (we have small 5 steps from the entrance to the 1st floor)
I am a designer who owns her company in manhattan. I work during the week from morning till night. I keep my apartment clean and neat with my cleaning lady's help. I love to decorate apartment with fun and cool stuff like vintage furniture and cool art. If you love artistic atmosphere, my apartment will be the best fits for you!
Free yoga(donation based) studio in front of our apartment, Best Gym in Astoria is in front of the broadway station. They have 1 time free trial pass.
Interaction with Guests
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Location & Neighborhood:
From Airport, it takes only 20-40 minuets by taxi. Astoria is right across the bridge from Manhattan. $10 from Manhattan by taxi! My apartment is located the best area in Astoria. (Whole blocks between 28th street to 44 street between 30th avenue to 24th avenue is the main area in Astoria) To subway, we have only short 2 blocks (1-3 minutes) to Broadway station in Astoria. Take N or Q train. Just 4 stops to Manhattan (10 minutes). If you want to know more accurate time for your destination, please use internet map to see how long it takes to your destination. (broadway station to your destination). Our greek neighborhood is very fun but safe at night. Many artists and young professionals who works in Manhattan lives in this area. Astoria has been very popular. The most popular area to move in from NY times article was Astoria this year. Our apartment is around the corner from the busiest street in the neighborhood. Many bars, restaurants, movie theater, beer garden, and clubs. Fun and relaxing, safe area. Laundry is around the corner. I have 1 free gym ticket for you if you want. They have sauna and Jacuzzi as well. Free(donation) class yoga studio is across the street. Search "Yoga Agora" for class schedule.
Our apartment is around the corner from the busiest street in the neighborhood. Many bars, restaurants, movie theater, beer garden, and clubs. Fun, but relaxing and very safe area. Laundry is around the corner. Gym around the corner is open for new people one time without any charges. They have sauna and Jacuzzi as well. Free(donation based) class yoga studio is across the street. Search "Yoga Agora" for class schedule. 24 hours organic grocery store is around the corner, museum is cool, amazing Greek food because this is the largest Greek town where outside of Greek, Cute coffee shop. 31st avenue, Broadway and steinway has so many stores next to each other.
Other Things to Note
Many people ask these questions. Please read this before you sent me your inquiry. ***When you complete sending me your inquiry, it means it's open and available for you. Air BNB will automatically deny you when it's not available. Total amount will be shown on your inquiry page. Plus both of host(Me) and guest(You) will pay BNB fee. For the fee details, please ask AIR BNB customer service first. Air BNB will take care of your payment. I do not take care of anyones payment directly. There is 2 BED ROOMS in this 1 apartment. If you don't rent both rooms, you will have ROOM MATE from Air BNB. You can LOCK your bedroom for your security. You do not share your bed and your room with other strangers. Plus, no one can go in to your room while you are staying. For towels, I can provide only 2 towels per person. 1 Large, 1 small. *Please feel free to bring extra towels if you need more than 2. It's $20 for extra towels, sheets and room cleaning. (Or feel free to go to laundry to wash it. laundry is around the corner. They do drop off service for great price.)
Clean after you use our common area such as living room, kitchen and bath room. Especially clean your hair and dust after your shower. Clean dishes after you use and put them back on the shelf as it was. For smoker, go outside or go to garbage area in the back yard. (rooftop is prohibited to go) Try to have a short shower time for your roommate when they are at the apartment. Try to be quiet in your room or in common area when your roommate is in the apartment. Try not to leave any personal items in common area. No parties or drug use at our apartment . Please do not break or take home any of amenities such as towels, hangers, kitchen supplies, bathroom supplies, bedroom supplies, flip flops etc. Your towels will be provided in your room. 2 towels per guest. Guest should not use any other amenities if it's not in your room. If you need something more, please ask me first. Do not open the linen box in the living room. If you break amenities or when I find missing amenities in the property, guest must pay them back. The price will be based on the online store price with online store link. This will be instructed by air BNB when it happens. Please note that 1 bed room will be tight for 3 people than 1 or 2 people in the room. There is a self service laundry around the corner. My cleaning lady who is hired from cleaning company or I will clean the common area once a week or every 10days. but not inside of your room while you are staying. *We will not enter into your room without your permission. You must lock your bedroom door. If door is unlocked, you are not able to claim your missing stuff. You may hire my cleaning lady for $20 by cash for your sheets, towel change and clean your room. We do not take care of your laundry while you are staying but laundry has drop off service for your convenient. If you can not return your key or of you lost keys, I have to charge $6 to replace key, $100 to replace the doorknob. This will charge to you after your check out. When you leave, please do not leave anything in the kitchen. If you need, please leave some note on it. Garbage in garbage bin needs to be throw away to the backyard by guests to avoid the bugs. Once our cleaning lady claim the bugs and full of garbage, we have to hire special cleaning company to clean it with spray. It's $50 which must be paid by the guest even though after the check out. If you need to avoid these problems, please contact me anytime to solve the problems together. Thank you! and Enjoy your stay! (**Im writing very specific rules here because my experience from former guests in past few years like 300 guests. I apologize if this seems very strict... I just want all my guests to respect their roommates, my building, my neighbors, my cleaning lady and host.)