STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — It is basically an give you cannot refuse. In honor of the 50th anniversary of the motion picture release of “The Godfather,” the Staten Island mansion whose exterior is depicted in the vintage motion picture is outlined as available for hire on Airbnb.
“We’re internet hosting up to 5 visitors at our spouse and children property for a prolonged-time period continue to be this summer,” the homeowners recently declared on the on the web lodging market. “Built in 1930, our charming but expansive 6,248-sq.-foot house has been through renovations and is wholly modernized, whilst nevertheless currently being recognizable from the exterior for its visual appeal in the 1972 film.”
That includes 5 bedrooms and 7 bogs, additionally a substantial saltwater pool, a pub in the basement, a match place and a fitness center, the dwelling is available to just one particular lucky renter for a 30-night time remain occurring Aug. 1 to 31.
The Emerson Hill dwelling garnered lots of focus in spring 1971 when Francis Ford Coppola and the solid and crew of the famed film started a hectic two-month-extensive taking pictures agenda there. Only exterior pictures of the house have been utilized in the movie, but the home cemented its put in motion photo historical past as the estate of Don Vito Corleone. The manse, positioned on Longfellow Avenue, was most a short while ago on the current market in 2019 for $1.37 million.
According to Airbnb, the home is readily available at a amount of $50 for each night and is most suitable for a loved ones of two adults and a few children. The web-site notes that the cost-effective selling price (which amounts to only $1,500 for the total stay) is to honor the 50th anniversary of the movie. All spaces throughout the household are available for use, but there will be restricted obtain to closets in the basement and the attic.
“This is our loved ones house, so make sure you browse by way of the property policies meticulously ahead of you ask for to reserve,” the owner notes. “We’re found in a silent community, so you should, no outside the house or further company at any time.”
In other words, go away the gun, choose the cannoli.
Scheduling for the 30-night time keep opens at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, July 27. Interested friends can inquire at https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/654402388376149877?resource_impression_id=p3_1658151703_hfdjz417O5Tg.