The Modern 2-Bedroom Brick Apartment is a beautiful apartment with both modern and mid century modern design, located in Astoria, New York City. It is conveniently located just a short 3 minute walk to the subway station. From there, it takes only 10 minutes to reach Manhattan by subway.
The apartment is on the top floor and rear side of the building, making it a very quiet apartment. There are high ceilings throughout the apartment. There are also exposed brick walls in the living room, dining room, main bedroom, and the original chimney in the kitchen. The apartment is very bright and sunny, with very large windows. There are also gorgeous acacia hard wood floors throughout the apartment. In addition to this, there are many special touches, such as the wood around the windows and the solid walnut wood doors and moldings.
The apartment has 2 bedrooms. The main bedroom has a Tempur-Pedic queen size mattress sitting atop a solid walnut bed. There is also a matching dresser in the bedroom. There is tasteful lighting, such as the George Nelson lamp above and the versatile retractable bedside lamps that are attached to the wall.
The second bedroom also has a Tempur-Pedic queen size mattress, which sits on top of a walnut and steel bed. There is a beautiful solid walnut bedside table with a copper lamp. There is also a matching solid walnut dresser. This bedroom also has a George Nelson lamp above.
The living room has a beautiful, modern, yet comfortable, sofa and a large flat-screen television with cable tv provided.
The dining room has a modern walnut dining table with seating for 4, which are vintage Eames fiberglass chairs.
The kitchen is modern and offers all of the amenities to cook a gourmet meal. There is also a dishwasher in the kitchen.
The bathroom is modern and clean, with a Hansgrohe faucet and Duravit vanity.
The apartment includes free WiFi.
We are sure you will enjoy your stay in this modern, new, bright, cheerful apartment, which has lots of character. For example, the wood moldings around the windows are made from sugar maple trees which we harvested from Upstate New York, dried, milled, cut, and installed all ourselves.
The neighborhood of Astoria is the most diverse area in New York City. You will find this special area to be very conveniently located to many shops, boutiques, markets, restaurants, cafes, bars, beer gardens, museums, parks, and any other establishment that one needs or wants to have nearby in an urban setting. Many restaurants in Astoria have been highly rated by the Zagat restaurant guide, recommended in the prestigious Michelin guide, and raved about in The New York Times. For you, our guest, is a large welcome booklet in the apartment to help you with your planning, which includes details such as an extensive list of restaurants in the area, many nearby markets, and a map of the area with key points. This booklet will help to immediately get you familiar with the area. And, we are of course available and easily reachable 24/7 during your stay, should you have any questions.
The apartment altogether is very enjoyable to wake up, relax, eat, and sleep in. It is sunny and cheerful, clean, new, fresh, and will contribute plenty of happiness and wonderful memories to your holiday in New York City!+ More