About the Homestay
Our family lives in the beautiful Dutch Hat styled detached single family house with beautiful porch is located suburb of (few miles) from the Capital State of New York, Albany. It is about two hour and a half drive to New York City, major cities in the state of New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Connecticut. There are 3 Bedrooms, 2 fireplaces, dining room, living room, 1 and 1/2 bathroom and on-sight laundry room in the basement. The house is located at the safe, quiet, tree-lined community of professionals.
We are an multicultural, active and friendly family with two school aged children. 6 guppy fish keeps us company as a pet. My husband is a scientist and I am a homemaker but in the past, I use to be a Protestant chaplain/minister. We look forward to get to know you and support you to have a wonderful adventurous trip experience.
We speak English as a primary language in our house. I am Korean-American and my husband is European-American. I speak and write Korean fluently and little French. My school aged children speaks little bit of Spanish. We have smart phone and computer translating program to communicate in English or languages from your country/culture.
- Internet Access
- Smoke alarm
- Smoke alarm on each floor
- Carbon monoxide detector
- Air Conditioning
Bedrooms available for booking
About the Area
Our house is located on the South side of Albany, the New York State Capital city in a quiet and safe suburb called Delmar, in a historical Bethlehem district. There is an international airport close to our home, Amtrak train, Metro Bus and Grey Hound bus station that will take you to New York City in few hours.
It is also 2 and a half to three hour drive to states: Massachusetts, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Connecticut.
Local Area Facilities
- Shopping Centre
- Amusement Park
- Horse Stables
- Water sports
- Sports arena
- Health club
- Bus Stop
- Train station
Hosts can offer a complimentary light breakfast at their discretion. All other meals will incur an additional cost. Meals and any additional payment should be arranged directly with your host.
Included in the stay
- Complimentary Light Breakfast
- Use of Kitchen
Available on request at an extra cost
- Full Breakfast
Diet Type available on request
Please keep our home secure and lock the front door when entering and leaving the house. Please do not adjust the heat settings yourself, ask me and I will be happily do it for you. Feel free to use the kitchen, watch DVD or TV in the living room but please clean up after. Please keep noise to minimum after 9PM. Please do not invite strangers into our home. Please enjoy your stay. No loud music, smoking or doing drugs or drinking alcohols at our house.
Smoking is not allowed.
How do I book?
Contact the host to check their availability and ask them any questions you have about staying with them. Once the host confirms they’re available for your dates, you can complete your booking.
When do I pay?
Once a host confirms they're available, you can go ahead and pay the 15% booking fee (maximum of 199 $£€ for longer term bookings) using a choice of payment methods: Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Maestro, Laser, JCB & PayPal (not available in certain countries). You then pay your host on arrival or as stated by your host on their profile and agreed by you on booking. Please be cautious if a host requests advance payment if its not included on their profile. Our hosts have been advised that if they wish to request advance payment they must make this explicit in their profile. We do not recommend the use of Money gram or Western Union.
When can I share my contact details?
Host and Guest email address, phone number and home address will be exchanged in a confirmation email sent to both immediately after a booking is completed. It's against our policy for Guests and Hosts to exchange direct contact details via our messaging system.