Sankofa Guest Apartment -- ...
Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 3
Sankofa Guest Apartment is a an ideal location whether visiting NY for business or pleasure. This beautiful self contained apartment with a private entrance, is on the top floor of our 2 family brownstone located in Central Harlem. There is no elevator.
After a day of fun in Harlem, lower Manhattan or the other boroughs, unwind in an oasis of tranquility at Sankofa Guest Apartment. The accommodations are immaculate, and quiet, with plenty of light and sunshine.
The bedroom, which overlooks the garden, has three windows, a comfortable queen size bed with a pillow top mattress, 600 count sheets, ample closet space, a comfortable lounge chair, Bose CD Player, bombay chest and ample closet space.
The bathroom is adjacent to the bedroom. Caswell-Massey toiletries, plush towels and bathrobes and "complimentary slippers" are provided during your stay.
The all stainless steel kitchenette is complete with stove/oven, microwave, refrigerator,dishwasher, coffee maker, toaster, pots/pans, utensils,and dishes.
The living room has a small library, 27 inch flat screen cable HDTV with premium channels, two sofas--a twin sleep sofa with air dream mattress, and regular sofa plus other seating. There is a dining area with seating for three adjacent to the kitchen pass through.
Free WiFi, DVD, flat-screen-tv, and Stereo with input for your portable music device.
The neighborhood is quiet, safe, residential, historic, eclectic and right in the heart of Harlem. Take advantage of all that this neighborhood in Harlem has to offer -- great restaurants, day spas, grocery stores, banks, pharmacies, sports clubs, movie theater, parks, shopping, neighborhood tours, gospel brunches, jazz clubs, museums and friendly folk. There is something for everyone.
The apartment is close to Harlem's main drag where you can see the Apollo Theater (or perhaps even attend the famous Wednesday night amateur night, book tickets online). Lenox Longue, Sylvia's Restaurant, the Red Rooster Restaurant, the Studio Museum in Harlem, Schombeurg Center for Research in Black Culture and Central Park are all within walking distance.
There is also East Harlem, predominantly Latino culture and food.
The subway station at 125th Street and Lenox Avenue is four short blocks from the apartment,and #2 or #3 express trains take you to 42nd Street/Times Square in approximately 15 minutes. Duke Ellington's famous 'A train' is a quick 10 minute walk from the apartment at 125th Street and St. Nicolas Avenue and is only two stops to 42nd Street/Times Square.. If you're not in a hurry and want a scenic ride through upper Manhattan, you can take the bus that is less than 1/2 block away on Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd. It will take you down 5th Avenue along Central Park to great mid-town department stores and 42nd Street in about 35 minutes. The Metro North Railroad Station, also on 125th Street, has trains to Grand Central Station, Bronx Botanical Garden and the Bronx Zoo. LaGuardia Airport is approximately twenty minutes by cab, or 45 minutes by the M60 bus on 125th Street.
|Size||Sleeps up to 3, 1 bedrooms|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||TV, Telephone, Satellite TV|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
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