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Last Updated: Monday, September 9, 2019

Bright roof top apt with huge balcony in the heart of Prenzlauer Berg

UPDATE September 2019: I am leaving this up for a bit longer just in case something changes but as of right now the apartment will likely not be available this year. I will update the listing if it changes. Thanks! --

This is a beautiful, fully furnished, sun-filled roof apartment with high ceilings and over 700sqf of indoor living space that works best for a single person or a couple.

There is a bright, huge, well equipped live-in kitchen with a huge dining table and eight chairs and lots of open space. It has new floors. Giant glass doors lead to the big south facing balcony with a perfect, unobstructed view of the Alexander tower from the comfy L-shaped couch.

The double bed in the back comfortably sleeps two people.

The small chamber that lies behind the bed makes for a perfect toddler/kid's room (we've rented to a couple with a preschooler for two years before). It is currently being used as a walk-in closet, although the space itself actually also has windows to the main room and a built-in closet (consisting of the entire space under the loft staircase) to store away all your clothes and clutter. (The picture below shows it furnished with an IKEA Lyksele futon and a colorful blanket.)

In addition, there is a nice-sized, fully secured sleep loft with another double mattress above the bathroom area. Alternatively, this area could easily be converted into a work space/office loft.

The bathroom is a full bathroom that includes a full-sized bathtub as well as a washer and dryer.

The apartment is located in the very heart of the highly desirable Prenzlauer Berg neighborhood on Marienburger Str., 5 minutes from Kollwitzplatz, 8 minutes from Volkspark Friedrichshain, and 10 minutes to Alexanderplatz by tram. Humboldt University is only a 10-15 min bike ride away, the TU Berlin about 30 min. The Strandbad at lake Weissensee is reachable by tram in 10 minutes. The local playgrounds and parks are great, as is the shopping and dining, the local schools are all very good, and several bilingual preschools and schools are within easy walking or biking distance.

Please note that this space used to rent for quite a bit more money but that I reduced the price a bit because the place now has some delayed maintenance issues that the previous renters indicated and that we will address more comprehensively when we return to Berlin this summer. We are talking about cosmetics, though: the countertop and the at least one of the vinyl fronts of the kitchen cabinets need replacing as do some of the inserts in the fridge. If you don't mind these minor blemishes then you will just be happy to get one of the best deals in town. And all that light flooding in will really help you survive those dreary winter months in Berlin!

Basics:

Number of Bedrooms
1
Number of Bathrooms
1
Number of Offices
1
Surface Size
700 Sq. Feet
Suited for
2 people
Property Type
Apartment or Condo

Availability:

Available from Thursday, August 1, 2019 until Wednesday, July 1, 2020
Available from Wednesday, July 1, 2020 until Thursday, July 1, 2021
Minimum Stay
6 month(s)
Flexible With Dates
Yes
Comments on Dates
see note above - I will post updates as they become available
*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City Berlin
Postal Code - State or Province 10405 Berlin
Country Germany
Neighborhood Keywords Prenzlauer Berg
Closest University Humboldt University, Hertie School of Governance, TU Berlin, Kunsthochschule Weissensee
University nearby Free University Berlin




Rental Price:

Asked
EUR 995 Monthly

Rent Negotiable
Yes
Utilities Included
Some
Cleaning Services Included
No

Surroundings:

  • Near Shops
  • Urban Environment
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Public Transports

Additional Information:

  • Furnished
  • Second Home
  • Available for Academic Term
  • Available for Long Term

Amenities:

  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • High Speed Internet
  • Wireless Network
  • Elevator
  • Stairs
  • Balcony or Patio
  • Other:

Considerations:

Kid Friendly
Yes
Small Children Safe
Negotiable
Smoke Free
Yes
Pets Welcome
Negotiable
Car Available
No

Perform Housesitting Duties?:

No

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Deike and her two wonderful children stayed at my house for a week in the summer. They were a dream to have in the house. I have been really lucky with the people from Sabbatical Homes I've had to stay, Deike and her family were exceptional. They were so respectful in every way and they left the house so beautiful upon leaving. I could not recommend them highly enough. Excellent S O' Connell 12/1/2013 5:17:00 AM
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