Bed & Breakfast (B&B) is familiar to most of us as quaint country homes nestled in small friendly villages, far removed from urban centers. Our agency, At Home In New York, offers B&B in one of the greatest cities in the world, with a diversity of accommodations including luxury apartments, townhouses, and artists' lofts.

Your choice among these may be the first step to a new and enriching travel experience, plus an economical alternative to an expensive hotel stay. We offer attractive and comfortable accommodations in prime locations throughout the city. Our B&B hosts are gracious New Yorkers, many of whom are artists and professional people who enjoy sharing their own special secrets and knowledge of the city (i.e. bargains, favorite restaurants, special haunts, events, etc.) ......

Our accommodations are located all over the city, from Lower Manhattan, Greenwich Village, Soho, Chelsea, Gramercy Park, the Upper East & West Sides, The Bronx, and Brooklyn. Just tell us where you want to be and we'll concentrate our search in your desired area.

Hosted B&Bs

Hosted B&B is a Bed & Breakfast in the home of a New Yorker. Guests are staying in the guest room of their host, who remains in residence, provides breakfast, and is available (but never intrusive) to give information and assistance to guests as they may require it. There are usually maps, menus of neighborhood restaurants, and other useful information on hand.

Private Apartments (Unhosted)

Unhosted is a short term rental of a private self-contained apartment, with no host or owner present. Breakfast is generally not provided. Since there is usually a kitchen, guests may prepare meals. This is more of a "home away from home."

In addition to hosted B&Bs, At Home In New York offers completely furnished private pied-a-terres, ranging from cozy Maisonnettes to spacious three-bedroom, two-bathroom flats at approximately one-half the cost of a comparable accommodations in New York City's better hotels. Absentee hosts usually leave a couple of days of breakfast fixings along with maps, menus of local restaurants and other handy information to add to the enjoyment of your stay.

Daily Rates

Hosted B&Bs: Single: $100- $160 ; Double: $135 - $200 ; Triple: $175 - $250

Private Apartments: $175 - $500.00 (based on location, size degree of luxury, number of guests and amenities). Special rates are available for long-term stays.

Note: All price will also plus 8.65% sales tax.

Payment Policies

Deposit is acceptable by check, money order, bank transfer , credit card (Visa, MasterCard & American Express). Although we accept personal checks as deposit, please allow at least one week for clearance. The balance of payment is due your host upon arrival in Cash or Travelers Checks. All payment is required in US currency.

Monthly Rentals: Terms vary with owner.

Cancellations and Changes

Hosted B&Bs: Deposit is refundable (less a $50.00 processing fee) if we receive notice of cancellation at least 14 days prior to scheduled arrival date. Otherwise, deposit is forfeited. Once a reservation has been confirmed, there is a $ 20.00 fee for each requested change in a reservation.

Unhosted Apartments: Cancellations with less than 60 days but more than 30 days will result in forfeiture of 25% of total booking fee unless we can rebook for the same dates.

Less than 30 days but more than 14 days notice will incur a penalty of 50% of total fee unless we are able to rebook cancelled dates.

One-Nighters

Most hosts do not accept one-night reservations however, those who do, will only accept such a booking not more than 48 hours ahead. A surcharge of $25+ will be added to the daily rate on one-night stays.



At Home In New York
P.O.Box 407
New York, NY 10185-0407

E-mail: athomeny@verizon.net
Tel: (212) 956-3125 * Fax: (212) 265-8539 * Toll Free: (800) 692-4262
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