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Simple, Spacious & Family-Friendly House In Queens, New York

Meryl
Updated Nov 03, 2015

Listed on Airbnb, Jessica’s home in Queens, New York, is bright, spacious and simple. Comprising 2 levels, the house has 2 large bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and toilets as well as a well-stocked kitchen that is ideal for family travel. As you enter the main door of Jessica’s house, you’d be led to the second level of bedrooms. The house is structurally old with its kitchen below ground level but it has been renovated recently and you can see it in the clean white walls and newly varnished wooden floors. The home is well kept for a pleasant stay.

Sleep comfortably in large bedrooms with high ceilings

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The first of the 2 bedrooms is conveniently located next to the front door. Have a good night’s rest in the queen size bed that sits at the side of the room. You can put your clothes in the 2 antique wardrobes with drawers and mirrors. If you are tired and need a seat, there are 2 chairs by a small table in the room as well. Having large luggage is not a problem, as there is more than enough floor space to fit them. Steps away from the first room is the second bedroom that is slightly larger in size. The king sized bed is more than anything that one can ask for in a home. The room also has a dresser with a mirror and a small couch fit for one. Closet space is hidden behind a door in the room.


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Take a relaxing bath and shower

At Jessica’s home, you can relax in the bathtub that is on the second floor bathroom, which is modern with marble tiled walls and counter tops. There is also a standing shower that you can use for convenience. Next to the sink is a cupboard of towels and soaps that you can use during your stay. Jessica has made her home a place for guests and is very thoughtful, providing guests with basic amenities. 

There is another shower with a toilet on the first floor of the house. This bathroom is simply designed with a sink, toilet and standing shower.

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A complete kitchen with all the tools, condiments and ingredients you need

Down a flight of stairs is the kitchen, dining and living room. The stairs is pretty steep but there is a handrail to hold onto on your way down. The kitchen has a refrigerator, stove, oven, microwave oven, toaster, kettle, coffee maker, blender pots, pans, plates and cutlery. It is open and a great place to prepare meals. Jessica’s kitchen may be the best in terms of facilities and amenities; it is rare to find a home this complete. Jessica has also provided guests with basic cooking condiments, ingredients, and a selection of tea and coffee.

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Enjoy your meals at the home’s dining table

Another great feature at Jessica’s home is the dining table that sits just in front of the kitchen. It is a great place to start the day here with breakfast and end the day here with dinner. The dining table sits six comfortably and is perfect if you are travelling with family or friends.

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A quiet neighborhood with a few restaurants, launderettes and grocery stores

Away from the main streets, the area around Jessica’s home has light traffic in the day and is quiet at night. The launderette is just 2 blocks away while the nearest restaurants to Jessica’s are about 5 to 8 blocks away. Key foods is the grocery store closest to Jessica’s and that is a 5-minute walk from the house. 

Manhattan is accessible via the metro, the N and Q lines at metro station 39th street take you there in about 10 minutes. The metro station is 5 blocks from Jessica’s. There is also the option of walking 10 minutes to Queensboro Plaza station to take line 7, making it easier to get to other places in New York. 


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A great host with great home for a family

Jessica is a warm host who welcomes guests and she will prepare the house prior to your arrival. You can see all the effort she has made in making sure you have everything you might need. She lives right next to the house that she lets out on Airbnb so contacting her is easy. She can also be contacted through her phone. Jessica is a very responsible host and that makes living at her place such a joy. 


This article was originally published on Nov 03, 2015

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