A spacious, sunny bedroom in lovely Kew Gardens, Queens N.Y. Located in a gated, historic pre-WWII Tudor styled apartment building that covers an entire block, with on site private security and a sunken garden. One shared bathroom and small efficient kitchen. Free wi-fi available to access the web 24hrs a day.
Convenient to all public transportation and less than 15 minutes away from JFK International Airport by taxi AND less than 30 minutes away by subway to midtown Manhattan sight seeing and NY historic landmarks like Rockefeller Center, Empire State Building & Central Park.
Guests can expect a quiet, quaint neighborhood with great food at Dani's Pizza, the Austin Ale House and the Kew Gardens Diner. There is also a classic Art Deco art house cinema one block away and the popular Ascend Day Spa as well as 3 hair salons in a 1-2 block radius. Nearby Forest Park is a woodland jewel built over 100 years ago featuring a carousel, golf course and horseback riding trails.
The MTA subway is a short walk to the express stop of Union Turnpike Station. The Long Island Railroad (LIRR) is 17 minutes to Manhattan or west to historic towns Westbury, the Hamptons and Montauk for day trips to wineries, beaches and other fun.
Guests will have keys to allow for 24 hours access to their lodgings.
I generally make myself available to see my guests at least once a day to make sure they're comfortable and to answer any questions they may have.
There is NO maid service. Be respectful of the space, the living room is a clothing free zone. Be considerate and leave all bathroom surfaces clean for the next person. Please wash any cups, glasses or dishes used unless instructed otherwise by me personally. You are welcomed to share Sunday dinner, it is a pleasant standing ritual. Turn off all electronics prior to sleeping. Be quiet and courteous if you return after 11pm.