The Carroll Street Residence

cobble hill, brooklyn
2 bedroom - 2 bath
(5 reviews)
Travel dates:
$350 per night (USD)
excludes K&C fee and cleaning charges
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Property perks

  • Concierge
    A concierge service is available for this property
  • Baby rental
    equipment partner
    We work with a carefully-chosen baby equipment rental partner in this location
  • Kid & Coe
    Kid & Coe Select properties have been visited by our team and checked for their suitability for family travelers
  • Itinerary
    We provide a family-focused itinerary for properties in this destination
  • Professional
    This property is professionally managed by a trusted partner

Perks for the Parents

This elegant and spacious Cobble Hill home is in a historic 19th century brick and brownstone townhouse on a tree-lined street. Well-set up for a family stay, it has a full kitchen and family-sized dining area including a large 5-foot round copper table nestled into a lovely bay window looking out onto the rear garden. Along with a stylish and spacious master bedroom, there is a separate master bathroom with a soaking tub and a second bathroom for kids. The residence has 2 sitting areas; both adults and parents can be together without having to be on top of one another.

Why Kids Love it

The residence is ideal for those traveling with young and older children, and comes with a pack ‘n’play crib, infant floor gym, toys, books, stair gate, exersaucer, and high chair. The kitchen is spacious and the open floor plan creates an easy family space: while parents cook, kids can play in the same room. The area is very family-friendly and Carroll Park, a public park and playground, is just at the end of the street. There are many pay to enter play spaces around the neighborhood including: Curiosity on Court, Area Kids, NY Kids Club and Kidville.

Things to Know

Minimum stay: 5 nights. There is a set of stairs in within the apartment and a stair gate is provided. Dogs allowed upon approval (there is a small pet fee for dogs per reservation). No cats (owner is allergic). The house is nearby to a bodega and grocery store, several cafés and parks including Cobble Hill Park and Carroll Park; the neighborhood is extremely kid friendly. Car rental not necessary with easy public transit links nearby.

About the Location

The residence is in Cobble Hill, 2 blocks from PS 58 and a public library, and an easy stroll to the Brooklyn waterfront with Manhattan skyline views. The surrounding neighborhood features many kid-friendly restaurants, cafés and activities. Other nearby attractions include: Brooklyn Bridge Park, the ferries to DUMBO, Williamsburg, Governor's Island, and neighborhood eateries including Buttermilk Channel, Lucali and Frankies.

Accommodation Details

This 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom apartment is set over 2 floors in a brick and brownstone townhouse and has a garden. It comprise: a bedroom with queensize bed and ensuite bathroom on the garden level and a bedroom with a fullsize bed and ensuite bathroom and laundry closet on the upper level. The open plan main living space includes a kitchen and lounge with double sofa bed. The northern end of the parlor floor has a comfortable living space with 2 separate seating areas. Outdoor space consists of a 870-sqft rear garden planted with rose bushes, an apricot tree, a Japanese maple and grape vine.

Style Notes

Elegant and historic. This spacious home on a picturesque tree-lined street is in a historic 1870 brick and brownstone townhouse. With 12-foot ceilings on the parlor floor and 12-inch oak wide-planked floors, it nods to an elegant past. The country-style kitchen is outfitted with 1920s-era pressed-tin ceilings and top of the line stainless appliances. The kitchen, stocked with basics, has a granite top island and an oversized bay window banquette with an open view of a private garden. We love the bright and beautiful bedrooms, the beautiful entryway and the easy location for family fun in Brooklyn.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Baby Bath
  • Baby Monitor
  • Babysitter / Nanny
  • Backyard / Garden
  • Balcony
  • Bathtub
  • Bed Rails
  • Bicycles
  • Cabinet Locks
  • Changing Table
  • Chef / Catering
  • Children's Dinnerware
  • Corner Guards
  • DVD Library
  • DVD Player
  • Dishwasher
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace Guards
  • Game Console
  • High Chair
  • Housekeeper
  • Outlet Plugs
  • Parking
  • Pet-friendly
  • Pool
  • Pool Gate
  • Stair Gates
  • Television
  • Toys / Children's Books
  • Washer / Dryer
  • Wifi
  • Window Guards
1 queen
1 full / double
1 sofa bed (double)
sleeps 1
1 travel crib
Jenny W.
Member since October 10, 2016

5 reviews

Nicki S.
Visited in June 2018
The Carroll Street residence provided the perfect combination of Brooklyn charm and kid-friendly amenities, and our stay here really made our trip extra-special. The host was extremely accommodating and responsive, the location couldn't be beat (only a few blocks from our favorite cafes, restaurants, parks and shops), and the apartment itself is stunning. High ceilings, exposed brick, comfy beds, and plenty of space for children to explore (a real rarity in NYC)—our family actually had a difficult time saying goodbye to this home. We will most definitely be staying here again and again—our girls are already asking about the next New York trip! Thank you for the most unforgettable vacation.
alyson m.
Visited in April 2018
We spent a week at the Carroll Street Residence and couldn't have been happier with our experience. It perfectly fit our family of five - four adults and one toddler. Our daughter had the space to explore (a treasure to find in BK!) and play with the awesome set of toys provided. We loved have the opportunity to cook in the beautiful kitchen with the great view of the backyard flowers and trees. The hosts were so friendly and communicative. And the location can't be beat! Everything one could ever need (playgrounds, markets, coffee shops, trains, legendary pizza) is within walking distance. We're counting down 'til our next trip.
sigalit R.
Visited in April 2018
Lovely apartment in a wonderful neighborhood. The upper floor kitchen and living room area have great character. Plenty of space in the downstairs bedrooms. We’d definuely stay there again! Thank you!
Julia S.
Visited in March 2018
Had a great time in this Brooklyn brownstone! It was a great fit for our family of five during our visit to NYC. We would have loved a few more niceties when it came to sheets, towels, etc but it didn't hurt our enjoyment of our stay that much.
Kerry M.
Visited in September 2017
Our family had a great stay at the Carroll Street Residence. Very clear instructions were provided by the host Jenny and the place was lovely.

Cobble Hill, Brooklyn

Old world Brooklyn

Between Brooklyn Heights and Carroll Gardens, charming Cobble Hill is one Brooklyn’s oldest neighborhoods, and retains an intimate, historical feel. Just three stops on the F train from Manhattan, the family-friendly area is an easy place to stay in the city. Spy contemporary art in warehouse galleries, browse local boutiques and vintage stores and play in the half acre Cobble Hill park.