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Bernard Brooklyn Home, Brooklyn

MacDonough St, Kings County, 11216, United States
0 mi from City Center
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laundry facility
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game room
study area

About the Property

The Bernard Brooklyn Home, MacDonough St, Kings County, 11216, United States, is a stellar Brooklyn student accommodation curated to add a boost to your dreams of living the best life while you study hard for your future goals. Each year, more than 100,00 students flok at New York University, which is close by, and Brooklyn Law College is around a few minutes' distance from the Brooklyn student accommodation. Bernard Brooklyn Home is the best student housing in NYC with ace design and all modern facilities in our Private Rooms in Brooklyn student accommodation, shared apartments, shared apartments with male and female private apartments, economs and many more options. We offer world-class student apartments in Brooklyn with a fully equipped kitchen, a community where you can call friends and find roommates NYC, which is easier said than done, security, and so much more in The Bernard Brooklyn Home.

New York City is a global city with more than 23% international diaspora and an exhilarating experience. Beaming with energy, the city has many places you would eventually fall for. Starting from top-ranking universities in the United States, such as Fordham University, The Julliard School, Fashion Institute of Technology, Queen’s College, Kings College and School of Visual Arts at a few minutes driving distance from The Bernard Brooklyn Home student accommodation in Brooklyn to the best tourist locations like The Statue of Liberty at just a few minutes driving distance, the student accommodation at the Bernard Home Brooklyn is a dream come true. From important services like cabs, taxis, drug stores, and convenience stores to restaurants for midnight cravings, it is a haven for students and the best place for student accommodation in NYC. 5th Avenue-New York is the heart of the food and culture of New York City, housing the world’s biggest brands, greatest theatres, gigantic museums and cathedrals, global restaurants with eclectic drinks on the menu, craziest Jazz clubs. This city never sleeps, just like you. You can always choose to enjoy the Broadway shows, walk tour the city, check out hundreds of pizza parlours across, or get the view of The Empire State Building in just a few minutes by train from 5 Av/E 75 St, which is a walk away from the Bernard Home Brooklyn student accommodations in Brooklyn). If you are in for the grandeur of NYC, visit the Grand Central Station or take a stroll in the awe-striking Central Park. New York City is exciting, lively and the best location for student accommodation NYC.


The Bernard Home Brooklyn has multiple student apartments in Brooklyn for you to choose from, including private rooms and special private apartments for males and females adhering to needs of comfort, economs and king ensuites. All these student apartments in Brooklyn are aesthetically designed to suit your everyday juggle between study, future goals and life in general. The student apartments in Brooklyn are a set-up best for student accommodation in New York. The Bernard Home Brooklyn is fully furnished with a star-quality finish and is fully functional. Furnishings alongside bed with linens and towels for the cosiest stay, closet & closet organising essentials for all your baggage needs, yeah, the trauma of finding the best student accommodation in Brooklyn can be put inside, too. A stocked Kitchen, dishwasher, microwave, oven and coffee maker for your never-ending cravings. Satellite and cable are added to the list too. The room sets the mood while you breathe the air of independence in backdrops showcasing nature’s wonders with the iconic sunrises and sunsets of the New York City skyline.

The Bernard Brooklyn Home student accommodation in Brooklyn is designed with student comforts and needs in mind and top-notch quality materials. The choices of student apartments in Brooklyn in the Bernard Brooklyn Home are plenty. The student accommodations in Bernard Brooklyn Home are equipped with laundry, gym, game room, co-working zone, rooftop courtyard with an expansive patio and Iron with Ironing Board. The student accommodation in Brooklyn is fully secured with a security camera. Your bills will cover Wifi, Water, heating, electricity and cleaning.

Location and What's Hot?

New York City is a ‘Big Apple’ for students around the globe. It craves no explanation on why it should be your top choice if the USA is on your mind for higher education, and The Bernard Brooklyn Home is one of the hottest and busiest parts of NYC. We take immense pride in being on one of the most famous streets in the whole world with the best student apartments in NYC. The accommodation is at a prime location and is at a convenient distance from all the major universities, tourist spots, and convenience stores. Top brands, Michelin-star restaurants, museums, historical places, and beautiful parks are all ready to welcome you with their grandeur and hospitality. Board the train from the 5 Av/E 75 St Subway Station (The best and budget-friendly way to get around New York City) and reach St. Patrick’s Cathedral in just a few minutes. The Bernard Brooklyn Home student apartment is surrounded by historic buildings like the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum & Grand Central Station at just an hour’s train ride; Central Park and the Empire State Building are just a few minutes away when you board the train from any nearby subway stations across the building.

Reach Rocco Pizza III at 330 Halsey St #2412, Brooklyn, NY 11216, United States, for a memorable pizza date just a walk away or check out Napolean’s at Bedford Avenue in just a 10-minute drive from your second home. If you are into fitness, The Bernard Home Brooklyn has the best gyms and fitness centres around, such as the Gymnopedie at 1139 Bushwick Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11221, United States, within a 10-minute drive. You can also gorge on the delightful BBQs at the Makana or indulge yourself in the best Omakase in Michelin Star restaurant Omakase by Korami is a drive of 15 minutes from our student housing New York.

Head to the nearest subway station and reach 338 E 6th St, New York, NY 10003, to try mouth-watering Ethiopian cuisines at Awash Ethiopian restaurant. You can party the weekend away (cautiously) at Smoke Jazz and Supper Club, which can be reached by driving 15 minutes from the location of your apartment.

Grocery and convenience stores like 7-Eleven and the Home Depot are accessible under 30 minutes from the student accommodation in NYC. If you are here for even a short amount of time, for example, an internship, student housing NYC should be the first option on your mind.


New York City is one of the most commute-friendly cities in the world. It has a very intricately designed network of subway stations connecting all five boroughs of the city. It has innumerable other options like hiring a cab, taxi, Ubering, booking a Citi Bike to commute to your university or college and exploring the location in your leisure time. The minimum cost of commuting is $18 per month if you subscribe to apps like Citi Bike and Subway; fares for most riders on average is $3. Franklin Avenue can be reached in just a few minutes by walking from the student accommodation in Brooklyn.



By Train- 1 hour: (from Nostrand Ave Station) via  A Train + E Train + Bus Q70-SBS

By Car- 21 min


By Train- 52 min: via Nostrand Ave Station A Train + AirTrain

By Car- 28 min

Midtown Manhattan (14 street) -

By Train- 25 min: via Nostrand Ave Station A Train

By Car- 23 min

WallStreet (Downtown Manhattan)-

By Train- 20 min: A Train via Nostrand Ave Station

By Car- 23 min

What will you get

Bills Included

All utilities included

Common Amenities

Game room
Coworking zone
Courtyard with an expansive patio

Cancellation Policies (1)

  • Cooling off period
    Free booking cancellation in stipulated time

Payment Policies (5)

  • Booking deposit
    Secure booking with this amount
  • Security deposit
    Deposit property holds during the tenure
  • Payment instalment plan
    Flexible payment terms

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Coliving?

Coliving is a modern form of living that offers an alternative to the old ways of doing things its the answer to complicated rental processes, expensive move-in costs and loneliness and that can often go along with a move to a big city. Coliving offers fully furnished homes with modern touches in convenient locations where community and shared experiences rule.

What are my rent and additional fees?

They have an All-inclusive price policy. No utility fees, no internet charge, no cleaning fees, no other bills. No application and brokers fees. NO MEMBERSHIP FEE! One honest All-inclusive monthly fee, unlike most others. Your price is dependent on your room type, house, date of arrival, and length of stay. As longer your stay, the cheaper price you have.

What is the minimal length of stay?

They invite you to stay as long as you want. The minimum stay is 30 days.

Who are my potential roommates?

They are E-interviewing everyone to make sure that the house community is comfortable. There many cool people. among them are millennials, newcomers, students, interns, actors, entrepreneurs, start-ups founders, ex-pats, digital nomads, interesting people looking for an affordable option in a shared living space with a vibrant community in NYC.

What types of rooms do you have?

They have a selection of rooms to meet your needs and your budget. They have private rooms with queen size beds, private rooms with bathrooms en suite, shared rooms with two single beds and three single beds, even shared rooms with full-size beds.

Do you have options for a couple?

Yes, they allowed couples to stay in any of private room for their choice. They do charge a small additional fee which covers services expense for the additional person in the home.

Do you have the regular application process as the residential apartment does?

No. They simplified this process as easy as possible. Of course, they have a background check for safety reasons, but they do not require much paperwork about your income, savings, and guarantors. They guarantee the easiest application process ever if you dont have anything to hide.

What if I'm not from the USA and don't have SSN and credit history?

They do not check your credit history. The main factors to be accepted into the community are honesty and transparency, the purpose of your trip, and a clean criminal background record.

Do you have any alternatives for a security deposit?

Yes,they do have a Deposit Free Living Program to help offset the up-front cost to rent and you dont need to freeze the big amount while you are living at here.

What type of payment do you accept?

They accept all major credit and debit cards, including American Express, PayPal, and ACH Payment via Bank Transfer for the first months and deposit. Starting the second month they ask that you switch to ACH Payment via Bank Transfer as a default payment method. You still can request payment with your credit card or PayPal, but a convenience fee of 4% will be added to your invoice.

I made a reservation. What's next?

They make it super easy to move in. Once you sign your lease, you will receive a confirmation email welcoming your membership. They will include instructions for getting to the home and the procedure for making contact with the house leader who will welcome you to your new home.

How my move-in process will look like?

On moving day pack your things, bundle up your dreams, get on the plane or train or in the car and arrive at your new home! They will welcome you, get you settled in, give you passwords and show you the process for entering, direct you to the subways, answer any questions you might have and introduce you to your housemates.

When is my rent due? Can I split the rent?

Your rent is due 5 days before the new month of your schedule. They can split the rent for a small additional monthly fee: 7% will be added if you want to split your payments into 2 payments per month. 14% will be added if you want to split your payment into 4 payments per month.

Why them?

Everything they do, from their modern design to their  special touches, to their site selection, to their  hiring process, to their onboarding and application process, to their  community events and perks like gym memberships and unlimited co working access in Manhattan, They keep you and your needs top of mind. Their commitment to the community and their attention to detail sets them apart.

How should requests be addressed during or before the stay?

The property got a place to chat about everything:

Share your request with the HouseLeader in the Home Chat.

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Student Accomodations in New York City

Student Housing in New York City

New York City has acquired the number one position for being the most decent city by the U.S. News and World Report. The city has the highest real estate prices worldwide, which makes searching for student apartments in NYC a tedious job. We, at amber, provide affordable student housing options. You can check out our student housing in New York City section to match your housing requirements in New York. Various student properties near New York University and Brooklyn Law School are structured to deliver exceptional services to residents and cost the same as the student halls. You will find many options for  student housing in NYC.

There are myriad options for student apartments in NYC, such as Harrington Housing, Downtown Manhattan, 92NY, 152 West 15th and The Seton Residence. More than one hundred thousand students come to the city every year with the motive to study and explore better opportunities. In addition to the many student apartment options available in the city area, there are many residence halls, dormitories, and affordable private en-suites to explore.

When not in your room, you can explore the city that is known for being the epicenter of endless opportunities, New York is notable for its flashy Broadway performances and the ever-blooming entertainment industry.

About New York City

New York City is a renowned capital of culture, art, and entertainment. It is the densest city in the United States, composed of five boroughs: Manhattan, Staten Island, Brooklyn, Queens, and the Bronx. The city lies in the core of the New York metropolitan region, which is the world's most populated megacities. It has about 20 million inhabitants and approximately 23 million in its metro area.

Known for stirring political and social debates worldwide, New York houses the headquarters of the United Nations, making it a significant hub that controls international diplomacy. The city and its surrounding metropolitan region serve as the primary entry point for legal immigrants to the United States.

Throughout the years, it has offered education institutes as legendary as its history.

From the curriculum to the alumni, universities in New York City are among some of the best in the world. NYU ranks among the top 30 higher education institutions in the world, whereas the Brooklyn Law School ranks among the 120 best law schools in the world, rivaling the top ones in France & Italy.

New York City itself ranks 3rd globally in the list of the best cities (Resonance, 2024). All this accumulates to make the city one of the best for students aiming for higher education.

Best student housing in New York City

New York City has more to offer than what meets the eye. From the safe neighborhood of Lower Manhattan to art galleries, bookshops, and boutiques of Dumbo, and from the famous Midtown to easy-going Queens, NYC is always buzzing. All these areas are also closer to the best universities within the city. With amber, students can choose their comfortable and affordable student accommodation in New York City. Some of the worth-mentioning student housing in NYC include the following:

1.  Harrington Housing Downtown Manhattan

2. Columbia Heights Waterfront

3. The Seton Residence

4. Third Ave

5. The Reserve

6. New York Friends Home

7. 85 2nd Avenue

8. 230 Sullivan Street

9. 401 E 34th

10. E 7th St

Cost of Living in New York City

Apart from the rent of apartments and student housing in NYC, the cost of living will also be a part of the expenses for students.

1. Food and Groceries - $471.34/ month

2. Gas & Electricity (Utility bills) -  $163.07/ month

3. Internet & Phone Bills - $66.43/ month

4. Dinner at a restaurant - $100/ meal  Inexpensive Restaurant - $25/ meal

5. Travel & Conveyance - $127/ month if you get a monthly MetroCard

6. Clothing and Shoes - $200-$300 every time you decide to shop

Student Travel in New York City

Properties for student housing in New York City can be selected based on nearby commute options. The city itself has a strong transport network used by millions of students and professionals across the city. As a student traveling across the city, you can choose Rapid Transit, Railways, and Buses. Rapid Transit metros are one of the popular modes of transportation within the city. Apart from these, you can always take the Yellow Taxis, although that might be a slightly costlier alternative.

1. Rapid Transit -  Travelling in New York is an easy task, given its well-laid metro and subway plan. There is mass transit in New York City, which runs 24 hours a day. The nation's two-thirds of rail riders live in the New York City metropolitan area.

2. Railway - If you wish to go sightseeing in New York, the most economical way to travel is by railway. Nearly all of New York's subway system is open 24 hours a day.

3. Buses - The well-established system of buses in New York is also a very convenient way to move around in the city area. The Port Authority Bus Terminal is where about 7000 buses operate with 200,000 commuters daily.

The average fare of a subway and buses around the city is around $2.90 a day. Using a MetroCard reduces the hassle of having the change. And you can get a MetroCard at around $1 which you can refill at regular intervals.

Apart from this, you can also choose to pay with OMNY, the contactless payment system that offers you additional perks for choosing it.

Student Lifestyle in New York City

Getting bored when you're in NYC is out of the question. If you are in New York, it is a must for you to go and watch a Broadway show. You must stop at Paulie Gee's Slice Shop, as pizza is a must in New York City. You can visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art, take a stroll across the Brooklyn Bridge or visit Central Park and go to Wollman Rink or the Lasker Rink and try ice skating. The city is known to have the most impressive skylines in the entire world. You can get a panoramic view of the city by braving the Empire State Building or other skyscrapers.

New York includes steakhouses, delis, and pizza joints. You can try Tavern on the Green if you're in Central Park. If you prefer sweets, you can grab one of the best cheesecakes from Veniero's Pasticceria & Caffe, based in the East Village since 1894. You will find the best pizza in NYC at Lucali in the Brooklyn area. New York is also known for its delicious bagels; you can try them by visiting the Bagel Oasis or Absolute Bagels.

Where the day can be spent checking out the restaurants and cafes, the nights can be dedicated to touring around Times Square, attending a standup comedy show at Comedy Cellar, or enjoying a Broadway show. Check out this blog to learn about some amazing things to do in New York.

Tourist Attraction in New York City

Apart from top universities, New York City has a lot to offer. From tourist attraction places to museums and art galleries, none of your weekends will be spent in boredom. If you wish to take a trip across NYC, then here are so some of the famous spots in New York that could be closer to your student accommodation in NYC:

1. Statue of Liberty

2. Central Park

3. Metropolitan Museum of Art

4. Broadway and the Theater District

5. Empire State Building

Top Universities in New York City

New York City is at the center when it comes to higher education. 3 of its Universities make it to QS ranking of the top 20 universities across the world. Apart from STEM, NYC is also home to some of the most prestigious arts & film universities in the world. And the best part is that you can find student apartments in NYC close to these universities. Listed below are some of the top education institutes within the city.

1. New York University

2. Brooklyn Law School

3. Columbia University

4. Thomas Jefferson University

5. University in Pennsylvania

6. Drexel University

7. Juilliard School

8. CUNY Hunter College

9. City University of New York

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