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Governors Villa: A New York Governor Lived Here

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3 bedrooms, Internet
Balcony
Balcony
Living Room
Private Kitchen

Overview of Governors Villa: A New York Governor Lived Here

Governors Villa: A New York Governor Lived Here

5.0/5 Exceptional

Popular amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Outdoor Space

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest stays
NY, Hempstead

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationJones Beach State Park19 min drive
  • AirportNew York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.)19 min drive
  • Popular LocationLong Beach25 min drive
  • Popular LocationFlushing Meadows-Corona Park33 min drive

Space details

3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, sleeps 11
125 sq m
Bedroom 1
    1 double bed
Bedroom 2
    1 double bed
Bedroom 3
    1 double bed
Bathroom 1
    Bathtub/shower combo
Bathroom 2
    Shower
Bathroom 3
    No shower or bathtub

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About this area

Hempstead

Located in Hempstead, this vacation home is on a lake. Travelers eager for a bit of culture can stop by Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, while those who have shopping on the agenda may want to visit Green Acres Mall and Roosevelt Field Mall. Traveling with kids? Consider Fun Station USA, or check out an event or a game at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Be sure to check out the area's animals with activities such as game walks and birdwatching.

What's nearby

  • Hofstra University - 8 min drive
  • Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum - 12 min drive
  • Jones Beach State Park - 19 min drive
  • Long Beach - 25 min drive
  • Flushing Meadows-Corona Park - 33 min drive

Getting around

  • West Hempstead Lakeview Station - 3 min drive
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) - 19 min drive

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Governors Villa: A New York Governor Lived Here

Lakefront vacation home in Hempstead with patio
Former NY Governor David Paterson lived in this cozy Colonial for 20 years. Fully-renovated, your home comes with Prime Video, Wi-Fi, a romantic fireplace, wood floors, dining room, homey kitchen, granite countertops, new appliances, dishwasher, washer, dryer, furnished basement, patio, and 4-car driveway. A block from a hospital, 12 minutes drive to Jones Beach, 15 to JFK Airport, 40 to Manhattan, 90 to the Hamptons. Explore New York City from the suburbs; enjoy the best of Long Island.

The space
The perfect spot for family and friends to get together for a reunion, to celebrate a milestone, attend an event, visit other family and friends, or just spend quality time hanging out together--exploring the Island or the Big Apple. Extended stays for business or pleasure are also encouraged and welcomed.

Your home comes furnished with all-new appliances & equipment:
All-In-One Air Fryer/Convection Oven/Toaster Oven
Ice-Maker Refrigerator
5-Burner Gas Range
Microwave Oven
Coffee Percolator
Coffee Grinder
Dishwasher
Washer
Dryer
Child-Safety Features
Video Door Bell
Patio Furniture...
and more

You and your friends or family will have the entire house and the enclosed backyard for your quiet and private enjoyment. The center-piece of the living room is a beautiful fireplace to keep you warm and cozy in the winter. The furnished basement studio includes a bathroom, a laundry room with new high-capacity washer and dryer, fitness equipment, and room enough to sleep 4 guests. Watch the latest Prime Video movies on large-screen TVs in the living room and the basement studio. There's a ceiling fan in each bedroom, and an office desk with PC (available on request) and internet access in the basement studio. Spend the night on the patio gazing at the stars while enjoying a meal or a cocktail.

Guest access
The entire house, the driveway and the yard.

Guest resources
Only visible to guests with a reservation
Check-in instructions
Smart lock
We will send you your Smart Lock code prior to your stay.

Additional rules
MINIMUM AGE:
We are happy to rent our home to responsible guests who are 18 years of age or older. Younger guests are welcome, provided that the person making the reservation has reached 18 years old.

EVENTS:
Guests may celebrate the following events, subject to prior approval from the hosts:
Anniversaries
Birthdays
Corporate Milestones
Religious Festivities
Repasts
Reunions

No general-admission events are allowed. Any such events will be considered a serious breach, and you and your party will be asked to vacate the home.

Indoor events are limited to a maximum of 25 persons. Outdoor events are limited to a maximum of 50 persons. Each invited guest must be a relative or a close friend of a member of your party. You will be held responsible for any items damaged or stolen by your guests.

If the celebration involves loud music, such music must be confined to the basement area inside the home. You are responsible for cleaning up after your event.

DISHES:
Guests are responsible for washing their own dishes, pots and utensils.

GARBAGE DISPOSAL:
Garbage collection occurs early on Tuesday and Friday mornings. Guests are responsible for dropping their bagged garbage into the trash can and placing the trash can at the curb on Monday and Thursday nights. All trash must be contained in a trash bag and the bag placed in the trash can.

RECYCLING:
Recyclable glass and plastics should be pre-washed and deposited directly into the recycle bin. Do not bag these items. Place the bin at the curb on Monday night for pickup on Tuesday. Cardboard boxes are picked up on Wednesday morning. Flatten, bundle and tie together all cardboard boxes before hauling them to the curb on Tuesday night. Small cardboard packaging should be placed into the recycle bin for pickup.

SMART LOCK CODE:
Do not share your smart lock code with anyone other than your relatives and friends staying with you.

OVERNIGHT VISITORS:
A maximum of two overnight visitors are allowed per night.

Additional rules
MINIMUM AGE:
We are happy to rent our home to responsible guests who are 18 years of age or older. Younger guests are welcome, provided that the person making the reservation has reached 18 years old.

EVENTS:
Guests may celebrate the following events, subject to prior approval from the hosts:
Anniversaries
Birthdays
Corporate Milestones
Religious Festivities
Repasts
Reunions

No general-admission events are allowed. Any such events will be considered a serious breach, and you and your party will be asked to vacate the home.

Indoor events are limited to a maximum of 25 persons. Outdoor events are limited to a maximum of 50 persons. Each invited guest must be a relative or a close friend of a member of your party. You will be held responsible for any items damaged or stolen by your guests.

If the celebration involves loud music, such music must be confined to the basement area inside the home. You are responsible for cleaning up after your event.

DISHES:
Guests are responsible for washing their own dishes, pots and utensils.

GARBAGE DISPOSAL:
Garbage collection occurs early on Tuesday and Friday mornings. Guests are responsible for dropping their bagged garbage into the trash can and placing the trash can at the curb on Monday and Thursday nights. All trash must be contained in a trash bag and the bag placed in the trash can.

RECYCLING:
Recyclable glass and plastics should be pre-washed and deposited directly into the recycle bin. Do not bag these items. Place the bin at the curb on Monday night for pickup on Tuesday. Cardboard boxes are picked up on Wednesday morning. Flatten, bundle and tie together all cardboard boxes before hauling them to the curb on Tuesday night. Small cardboard packaging should be placed into the recycle bin for pickup.

SMART LOCK CODE:
Do not share your smart lock code with anyone other than your relatives and friends staying with you.

OVERNIGHT VISITORS:
A maximum of two overnight visitors are allowed per night.
Guest accommodations at this vacation home offer air conditioning. Rooms open to patios. Accommodations offer separate dining areas. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Andrew & Jean Morris

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in
Property is kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Internet access

Bedrooms

  • 3 bedrooms

Bathrooms

  • 3 bathrooms
  • Shower/tub combination

Living spaces

  • Dining room

Outdoor areas

  • Patio

Laundry

  • Near laundromat

Comfort

  • Air conditioning

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Suitability/Accessibility

  • Smoke-free property

Location highlights

  • On the lake
  • Near a health or beauty spa
  • Near a hospital
  • Near the bay
  • In a village

Things to do

  • Fitness facilities nearby
  • Hiking nearby
  • Birdwatching nearby
  • Golf nearby
  • Wildlife and game walks nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Horse riding nearby
  • Marina nearby
  • Swimming nearby
  • Fishing nearby

General

  • Sleeps 11
  • Unit size: 1350 sq ft (125 sq m)

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 5:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions; you will also receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account which will enable you to manage your booking

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a private host, not a professional engaged in trade or business
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Parties and events are allowed on site
Long-term renters welcome

Property is also known as

A New York Governor Lived Here
Governors Villa: A New York Governor Lived Here Hempstead

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Overall score and ratings

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5/5 Excellent

Great hosts and location.
Extremely well appointed house. Lots of extras in all spaces ie: razors toothpaste etc. Excellent and quick communication all throughout the process. The owners are wonderful problem solvers.