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This 100-year old home shows the very best of Brooklyn Heights. Surrounded by grand, stately buildings, Montague Street's cosy restaurants, and the picturesque Esplanade this neighbourhood represents a gracious step into the past with wide sidewalks and classic architecture. Once inside, you'll love the original detail and personal character throughout. Plus the garden is exquisite - a peaceful sanctuary where you can settle down with a glass of wine after a day out exploring.


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What to expect


Highlights

The beautiful wood dining table

The beautiful wood dining table

A vintage instrument above the door

A vintage instrument above the door

The red office filled to the brim with artefacts

The red office filled to the brim with artefacts

A bright living space

A bright living space

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Home truths

    You're about a 9-minute walk to the closest subway

    The Brooklyn-Queens Expressway can be seen and heard from the garden

    This is a smaller apartment, designed for no more than two guests

    The garden out back is shared

About this stay


Amenities

Home cinema setup

Wi-fi

Air conditioning

TV

Dishwasher

Hair dryer

Bedrooms & bathrooms

1 bedroom, 1 bed

1 bathroom

Extras


VIP services

24/7 concierge

Airport pick up

Daily cleaning

Fridge fills

Luggage storage

Extras are subject to availability. Please enquire with your host.

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Local guide


About Brooklyn Heights

The Heights is the neighbourhood of choice for Brooklyn’s rich and famous, elevated above the East River with fabulous panoramic views of Lower Manhattan. Once known as Brooklyn Village, this part of town consists of high-ceilinged brownstones that line quiet, leafy streets, many of which are charmingly named after trees and fruits. Browse the antiques stores along Atlantic Avenue, or pay a visit to the cosy cafes and highly regarded...

Explore the area

Local restaurants, cafes, museums, sites and activities, recommended by our community of hosts and travel experts

Find classic bistro fare at Chez Moi

Find classic bistro fare at Chez Moi

Laid-back eatery serving classic French bistro fare and creative cocktails in snug, brick-walled digs.

Stroll along the Brooklyn Heights Promenade

Stroll along the Brooklyn Heights Promenade

The Brooklyn Heights Promenade, also called the Esplanade, is a 1,826-foot-long platform and pedestrian walkway with stunning views of Manhattan's skyline.

Take a cruise on the East River Ferry

Take a cruise on the East River Ferry

This ferry connects growing residential and business communities along the East River. A fun experience for anyone new to the city.

Check out foodie dreamland Dekalb Market

Check out foodie dreamland Dekalb Market

Have a mouth-watering experience at this food hall that showcases over 40 vendors from cuisines all around the world. Stick around for daily live entertainment.

Haggle over unique wares

Haggle over unique wares

Rifle through one-of-a-kind items at the Brooklyn Flea on Sunday in Dumbo.

Savour a cocktail at House of Wax

Savour a cocktail at House of Wax

This cool Brooklyn bar has a superb cocktail menu and is located within a wax museum.

Meander Under the Manhattan Bridge

Meander Under the Manhattan Bridge

Take a walk by the waterfront under the bridge or ride the carousel. Perfect for an evening stroll.

Learn a thing or two at Historic South Street Seaport

Learn a thing or two at Historic South Street Seaport

Dating back to 1625 when the Dutch West India Company founded an outpost on the East River, the South Street Seaport was NYC's first step in becoming a global commercial force.

Have a cocktail at The Dead Rabbit

Have a cocktail at The Dead Rabbit

Voted one of the "Best Bars in the World" for 6 years, this isn't your typical Irish pub. This modern Irish bar serves up mind-blowing cocktails and craft beers.

Throw it back at Fraunces Tavern

Throw it back at Fraunces Tavern

This is the site of George Washington's farewell address. Go for a jazz brunch with a side of history at Fraunces Tavern.

Wander along Stone Street

Wander along Stone Street

Stone street in Manhattan's Financial District is a downtown, cobblestone restaurant-lined row with dining both inside and out.

Order a bellini at glamorous Cipriani

Order a bellini at glamorous Cipriani

This old-school but trendy haunt offers great Italian food and even better people-watching.

Ride an under the sea carousel

Ride an under the sea carousel

Let your kids be transported into a world of wonder in Battery Park at the SeaGlass Carousel.

Booking policies


House Rules

Infants welcome (under 12 months)

Children welcome (1-12 years)

Events possible (with prior approval)

No pets

No smoking

Good to know

Arrival time flexible

Arrange with the host

Departure before 11:00

On floor 1, steps only

Air con

Wifi speed: 214Mbps

Cancellation policy

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    days

    Cancel at least 5 days before your check-in date for a full refund.

  • Not eligible for a refund once your check-in date is under 5 days away.

Host


This home is managed by Andy

This home is managed directly by its owner who will be your point of contact before and during your stay. Andy is a travel writer and photographer whose work can be seen in major publications like the NY Times. He grew up in this neighbourhood of Brooklyn Heights, loves it, and purposely restored this property to its original glory.

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