My wife and I recently brought our two sons and their wives for a holiday in and around New York. Travelling all the way from australia meant that all our accommodation had to be booked online, with e… More
20 Nov 2013
"Fantastic NY/NJ holiday experience"
My family and I had an amazing holiday staying at this house.
The photos on the site don't show just how lovely this place is. It is an ideal location if you don't want to be in the city but very easy… More
23 Jun 2013
We recently stayed in this home & had a great time! There were 9 of us, which included 4 young children. The kids loved the pool table & everything seemed to be child proofed & very spacious. We found… More
A beautiful house, gracious host in an exciting area. There is so much to do within blocks, but if you want to travel to other parts of the city, the subway is only a half block away. This is truly… More
12 Dec 2014
"Wonderful Harlem Brownstone!!!"
I have rented many houses - Mexico, Dominican Republic, Bali, - an apartment in Berlin and Santa Monica and a houseboat in Amsterdam to name a few. I must say that this home is right up there on top … More
24 Nov 2014
"Beautiful Home away from Home"
Myself and 5 coworkers attended a Conference at Chelsea Pier the week of 11/17/14 and stayed at the "Harlem Mansion". We were greeted upon arrival by our Hostess Joyce Hanly. Joyce treated us like f… More
This apt. more than exceeded out expectations. It is clean, spacious, quiet and comfortable. Kakuna was a kind and attentive host and helped us feel comfortable and well taken care of.… More
11 Jan 2014
"Our Home Away From Home"
My wife and I have been spending a month in NYC for the past 8 years. Until we discovered Kakuna and Fred's lovely apartment last year, we'd moved from place to place, never staying anywhere more tha… More
25 May 2013
"Great Stay, Great Unit, Great Owner, Great savings!!!"
I know vacation rentals in NYC are controversial, and consensus on the web seems to be: Don't, it's too risky. I'm here to say it can be done, just do your homework first. This place was way above exp… More
Our group had an incredible weekend away thanks to this lovely house and all it's comforts. Dennis was such a pleasure- he showed us around and then let us enjoy. When a snowstorm hit the region, he h… More
11 Jul 2013
"I love this place!"
I love this place! If I could I'd move in and never budge. Peace and quiet are what most of us long for. Sky acres has it. We counted about one car a day going by.
They have a great spot on the back h… More
29 Jun 2013
"A Beautiful Day at Sky Farm & Retreat"
Theater Project of Schoharie County has held several of its annual retreats at Sky acres. The house and grounds are gorgeous and the views are just spectacular. More than one wonderful season of commu… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 4 km; Great for children of all ages ;
There are towels & sheets; however, they are not changed daily. There are also cooking utensils, etc. dish & hand soap. Small grocery stores within walking distance. There is one queen and 2 twins 3rd floor sleeps 4 There is a queen or twin beds in one bedroom 2nd floor …see more
23 Apr 2015
"Very nice, spacious house."
Very homely, with plenty of room, especially as there were only two of us staying! Roughly a 5 minute walk, then a 45 minute subway ride to the city. After a day or so, we hardly noticed the journey! … More
"A wonderful and very individual appointed town house - top qualiy location in NYC Harlem."
We - a group of friends - where end of July for 9 days in New York and the town house was a wonderful and very individual appointed accommodation in a side street of Manhattans Harlem.
The communica… More
Thank you so much for this kind review. We so enjoyed having you stay in our home. Come again, anytime! Chelsea
estuvimos en New York 8 noches en este apartamento y mi experiencia fue buena. si que es verdad que para 4 personas y una habitacion igual es incomodo pero nos apañamos bastante bien, total vas a dor… More
4 Jun 2014
"Excellent location, but it needs update"
Excellent location, but it needs better cleaning and new furnitures because some are broken.
They attention was very good… More
13 Nov 2014
"Bueno, pero .....¨"
Una ubicación excepcional. Si el lugar fuera mío, pondría una TV, un teléfono, sabanas buenas, toallas mejores, una bomba de agua para tener presión en el baño.
La limpieza buena, la comodidad … More
Very clean in a quiet part of town. You don't associate that with NYC very often. It is about 4 blocks from the bus, then a 15 min ride to the subway. Never met the owner, but never needed the owner e… More
Communication with Gavin and Mandy was excellent from the reservation to check-out. We loved the location, which was a block from the bus stop to the ferry to NYC. Parking was provided in a safe ne… More
29 Jun 2015
"Cheap and quiet"
This was a money saver and in a nice residential area we enjoyed sitting out on the balcony in the evening. 30 min by express bus or 50 by bus and ferry.Loved the sunsets coming back on the free Stat… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 2 km; Great for children of all ages ;
It is a 5 block walk to New York City's mass transit system. The train to downtown Manhattan is an approximately 45 min ride. Beautiful views of the Manhattan skyline and breathtaking sunsets. 5 - 10 mins to Rockaway Beach. There is a float with access to Jamica bay & f …see more
3 Jan 2016
"A home with breathtaking views - magical."
6 of us have just enjoyed the most amazing two weeks in Michael's no 937. We flew into JFK and drive the 15 mins to this house. We arrived as the sun was going down and the twinkling lights of Manhatt… More
23 Sep 2014
"Great place to stay"
Loved staying here the quite was great after the days in Manhatten will return someday i hope lovely Sunsets nice surroundings… More
24 Nov 2013
"Great house with a view"
To stay in this house was one of the best decisions we made during our east coast trip this autumn. We were a group of 7 and were so lucky to find Michaels house on Trip Advisor. The place is great, c… More