Guest rooms (chambres d'hôtes) New York, United States (2)

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Elegant Purple Room In 1800's Liberty House. 20 Minutes Away From Manhattan


New York , United States

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Description of the space proposed to travellers:
A beautiful, sunny and very large lovingly furnished space for three people, this PURPLE ROOM is located in a historical four stories brownstone with original wood details from the 1800s, on a lovely quiet street, one block away from subway, Laundromat, supermarket, and shopping. Close by are restaurants, more groceries and supermarkets, wine bars, cafés, restaurants, a branch of the Brooklyn Library, the Brooklyn Museum. Guests will have private use of a fully functional, modern, all stainless steel kitchen on the upstairs floor and an elegant living room to lounge, chat, relax, watch TV, or read, choosing books in English or Italian from the well stoked library. The whole house has WiFi.

The PURPLE ROOM is gracefully furnished with a sofa, a coffee table, an antique dresser, a shelved closet, a clothes’ rack, and a desk/table, and two large iron beds (a queen size bed and an antique French size bed). This room accommodates three people comfortably. There is a fee of 20$per night for the third guest.
A private bathroom, with a shower only, and a sink are in the room.
Linens and towels are provided by us.

Cleaning is once a week and costs 25$ per week.
Please note that when rented per month this room is only rented to one or two people maximum.

Two more rooms in the same house (THE BLUE ROOM and THE RED ROOM) can be rented alone or together with the PURPLE ROOM, depending on availability, by families or groups up to six or seven people. The RED ROOM has a queen size bed and sleeps two, and so does the BLUE ROOM. Both rooms have their private bathrooms (The BLUE ROOM has a claw feet bathtub while the RED ROOM has a shower only).

The Living room and the upstairs guest kitchen are shared with the other guests. It is fully functional, modern, all stainless steel. Dishwasher, microwave, oven.
The kitchen is on the third floor of the house, the three bedrooms are on between the second and the first floor, (the Blue and the Purple Room on the second floor and the Red Room on the first).
The Living room is large and comfortable; it has a well stoked library with English and Italian books, and a Satellite TV. Guests are welcome to sit down and lounge.
Children are welcome. In fact we adore them.
We have cats in the house. If you are even slightly allergic, please do not inquire with us.
Linens and towels are provided by us and turning of the beds (with the change of sheets and towel) as well as cleaning of the rooms, bathrooms and general house cleaning happens once a week. There is a $25 weekly charge for this service.
We do not provide beach towels.

Our home is relaxed and the atmosphere is very laid back. We, the owners, live on the premises but we have our own kitchen and our own private spaces, so we are always available when we are needed and present to our guests as much or as little as it is comfortable for everybody.

Note: Guests must be cat lovers, however no cats or dogs are allowed (we already have cats, which you are welcome to spoil and visit with).


We are in New York! And Brooklyn is the new hip place of the city, with plenty of culture and shopping during the day and an exciting night life: restaurants, bars, clubs, cinemas, theaters, museums, art galleries, the Brooklyn Academy of Music with a full program of events 365 days a year, Prospect Park -a fantastic park-, the Brooklyn Botanical Garden, the Brooklyn Museum of Arts and so many different neighborhoods to explore.

Our neighborhood is called Bedford Stuyvesant: historically African American, Caribbean, and African, in the past few years it is becoming the new mecca for writers and artists of all ethnic backgrounds. There is plenty of music here, and ethnic restaurants, nouvelle cuisine, coffee shops, and wine bars.

Notable Brooklyn neighborhoods reachable in a few minutes via bus, subway or walking along the lovely tree lined streets flanked by historical brownstones are Clinton Hill, Prospect Heights, Fort Greene, and Brooklyn Heights, neighborhoods by the rich day and night life. The Brooklyn Bridge is ten minutes away on the subway.
From the bustling Fulton Avenue, just a block away from our street, you can take a bus to the artsy neighborhood of Williamsburg.

The subway is only one stop away from our home (the blue line, train C). Manhattan is twenty minutes away (Soho, the West village, the East Village, the lower East Side and Chinatown).
Bedford Stuyvesant is close to both JFK airport and LaGuardia airport (less than thirty minutes by car, and JFK is 45 minutes by subway) and the Long Island Railroad, which gives you quick access to Long Island.
And Coney Island, our closest beach, is a half hour away on the subway.

Host preferences
Minimum 1 day(s)

Close to

Bus lines close to the accommodation

  • Halsey St/Throop Av at 277m
  • Halsey St/Throop Av at 309m
  • Throop Av/Mac Donough St at 168m
  • Marcus Garvey Bl/Halsey St at 325m
  • Marcus Garvey Bl/Mac Donough St at 191m



Category Guest rooms (chambres d'hôtes)
Type Room in the house - 360 m² - Up to 3 people
Arrival time 3pm
Departure time 11am

What's there

Type of bed King size bed: sleeps 2 - Double Bed: sleeps 1
Commodities Private bathroom  -  Private toilet
Amenities Fan - Hair dryer - Heating - Kettle - Fridge - TV - Microwave


Travellers accepted Family with children - Couple - One person - Seniors - Students - Business travellers - Friends/family
Smokers Outside


Pets accepted No
Pets in the house Cat



Lodgers Per night per week (7 nights) per month (28 nights)
1 person €90.28 €537.15 €1,643.04
2 people €98.40 €585 €1,790.20
3 people €106.53 €633.75 €1,938.25

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2 reviews



Tiziana etait disponible en cas de besoin, nous avons apprecie sa reactivite a nos demandes. Maison accueillante a proximite du metro pour nous deplacer, je recommande.



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our room was good for a firs trip to discover new york,with enough space and very good price for 2 people



Tout est conforme: description des lieux et photos.
Le quartier est calme et idéalement situé. Le métro est à proximité (3 minutes à pied) et commerces également.
Excellent séjour de 2 semaines chez Tiziana où nous nous sommes sentis chez nous avec totale independance.



the place is very welcoming and Tiziana very nice The neiborhood is quiet and the house is not far from nothing The subway is à 5 minutes. Everything was ok, we recommand



Just back from my journey in NY. I spent 11 nights in Tiziana's house. She and her husband are great hosts and I've really appreciated when we've had time to talk and exchange about our lives and experiences.
The house is as discribed, a big one. My bed room (blue one) was big, offering a lot of space. I really appreciated having my own bathroom and comodity.
Tiziana gives you your own kees of the "castle" so that you can come and go to your will.
You have full access to the kitchen and a place dedicated for you in the fridg to keep your food. I found that very convenient, to be able to cook, having your breakfast, preparing or just reheating your meal.
If you don't want to stay in your bedroom after your day out door, you can just seat in the leaving room with a book or watching tv. You really are at home.
And the Cherry over the cake, you're just a 3 mn walk from Kingston Throop Avs station. So you're never too far from what you want to visit or directly or just having a change or two. Also very convinient if you land at JFK.
So in few words .... For sure to be done again with pleasure !

De retour de mon séjour à NY. J'ai passé 11 nuits chez Tiziana et son époux et elle se sont montrés très accueillants. J'ai beaucoup apprécié les moments où nous avons eu l'occasion de discuter.
La maison est telle que décrite. C'est une grande maison sur deux étages avec de grandes pièces. La chambre que j'occupais (bleue) est vaste avec tout le confort. J'ai énormément apprécié d'avoir ma propre salle de bains et toilettes.
A votre arrivée, Tiziana vous remet les clefs du royaume, ainsi vous rentrez et sortez à votre guise.
Ce que j'ai trouvé super aussi c'est d'avoir l'accès à la cuisine. Chaque chambre a son endroit dédié dans le frigo pour entreposer, nourriture, boisson. Plutôt sympa de pourvoir se faire le petit dej ou encore de cuisiner ou se réchauffer un plat. Il y a tout ce qu'il faut dans la cuisine.
De retour après une longue journée de visites, si vous ne souhaitez pas rester dans votre chambre, le salon est à vous, des livres et magazines, la zapette...
Autre point super positif, 3 mn à pieds de la station de métro, Kingston Throop Avs. Le Sud de Manhattan en quelques mn jusqu'au tout nord ouest sans changer, ou avec un changement ou deux toutes les autres directions. Station pratique aussi quand on atterrit à JFK.
Donc à refaire sans hésiter !



Bien plus qu'un hébergement, j'ai trouvé un lieu unique et inspirant, un lieu chargé d'âme, à l'atmosphère chaleureuse.
Je m'y suis sentie libre, autonome et très à l'aise.
Puis j'ai fait la connaissance de Tiziana et sa famille et cette rencontre rare et précieuse, fut aussi belle qu'inoubliable.
Bref, ce fut le genre de séjour qui nous rappelle que c'est bien pour vivre des moments comme ça que l'on voyage, des moments pourtant bien au-delà de mes espérances et que je n'attendaient pas.
Ps : Logement très bien desservi par les transports !

Answer from Tiziana :
My dear Lea, thank you so so much for coming!! It was so good to meet you and be able to spend such a lovely time together. I was so sorry to see you go! Guests like you remind me how fortunate I am to have opened my house to people. Thank you especailly for the gracious energy that you have brought into my home. I do hope to see you again, both here in America and in France when I will come to visit! Have a great summer!!!



Nous avons passé dix jours chez Tiziana dans la chambre rouge. Un endroit très accueillant et cosy. Style bohème, la salle de bain n'est pas du luxe mais nous avons merveilleusement bien dormi et surtout: nous nous sommes sentis un peu chez nous das le Big Apple. Un grand merci!
Kerstin et Claude



Soggiorno bellissimo. Tiziana sempre disponibile e gentile. Le camere sono classiche e molto confortevoli. Comoda alla Metro linea blue (5 minuti a piedi). Ottima alternativa alla caotica città.