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Custom & Private New York Tours Inc

New York City, NY 10025
+1 212-222-1441
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We had a blast with Cliff! Such a fun and memorable way to see the city. Saw many things we would... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
aubrey415
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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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New York City Tour

Cliff was very interesting and informative - a very comfortable ride and numerous stops - loved... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Providing memorable, engaging, fun and informative tour experiences in New York City is our passion. By targeting our guest's interests, preferences and whims by collaborating with them enables us to create perfect tour itineraries. Every tour focuses on our guest's specific desires ensuring that everyone will enjoy experiences on the highest level of satisfaction due to our fastidious attention to detail. An experienced, enthusiastic and informative licensed New York City guide will meet you and yours at the time and place you wish together with a chauffeured luxury vehicle, sized to accommodate your group. You will be captured by an entertaining presentation of "the story" at each site as well as sites along the way in the most entertaining and amusing way. We stimulate conversation and questions providing informative answers within a social and cordial atmosphere. Whether you are planning a first visit with friends and family, an anniversary celebration, a corporate event, a college candidate's orientation or any special occasion, even a marriage proposal, we create the perfect experience delivering outcomes beyond your expectations. Accommodating those with special needs such as walking challenges is never a problem for us navigating to minimizing walking. Our staff of licensed New York City guides speak over fourteen languages enabling us to embrace a global audience and fill the needs of those who prefer tours conducted in their native language. Let's plan your tour built around you topical (architecture, history, famous people, neighborhoods, etc.) interests as well as your site requests. We ensure that your time with Custom & Private will enable you to take home a piece of The Big Apple in your head and heart as well. Thank you!
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New York City, NY 10025
Upper West Side
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a blast with Cliff! Such a fun and memorable way to see the city. Saw many things we would have never seen. We will definitely be back soon!

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Cliff was very interesting and informative - a very comfortable ride and numerous stops - loved Chelsea Market

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My mom and I had a private tour with Cliff and his awesome driver one day while visiting New York. We wanted to see a few highlights of NY and then went over the Brooklyn Bridge and visiting some brownstone neighborhoods and ended our trip...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My son and daughter-in-iaw had just moved to Village from North Carolina and they wanted to learn about their new neighborhood. Laurie Lewis, an official NYC tour guide with Take a Walk New York, led the four of us on a delightful walk through charming...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great personalised tour with Cliff and his driver. Cliff has an intimate knowledge of the history and culture of everything that is NYC. Our tour was nearly 5 hours and in that time we found his relaxed humour and company to be...More

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Custom_and_Private, Owner at Custom & Private New York Tours Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Neil and Lee for your review. So glad you had a wonderful time, that's my biggest paycheck. Glad we were able to visit the sites that you had requested and that we were able to maneuver our way around well. Providing genuine New York...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We researched a lot of tour companies and Cliff came the most highly recommended. He didn’t disappoint! Cliff and his driver picked us up at our hotel and took us on an exceptional tour. He had the agenda outlined based on a prior phone call...More

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Custom_and_Private, Owner at Custom & Private New York Tours Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi B . . , Thanks for your review and most of all for a most memorable day with your wife and daughters. It was a perfect day in New York and I'm delighted that we got to visit all the sites that were on...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a private tour for 15 - Cliff took us to all the sights. His knowledge of the city, it's history and the architecture are over the top! If you are in NYC Cliff's Tour is a must a must do! You get to...More

Thank Ken D
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Custom_and_Private, Owner at Custom & Private New York Tours Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Ken, Your business associates and spouses as well as you and your lovely wife were so enthusiastic and fun to be with. I suppose that that fuels my enthusiasm too. It was a delightful six hours and I had one of the most fun-filled...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took a trip to NYC with my two sisters and mom back in March of 2017. It has taken me a while to get on here to write a review, but I am literally still thinking about our amazing trip, so I just had...More

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Custom_and_Private, Owner at Custom & Private New York Tours Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Alyssa, I couldn't agree with you more :) What a title to your review! I couldn't have thought of something better if I tried. We had fun and got a lot done and that's what touring is all about. So many of my dear...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been to New York many times over the last 15 years or so, but haven't had a tour quite like this one! I really enjoyed riding along with Cliff, and listening to him talk about all the best spots in NYC! He was great!...More

Thank Michelle H
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Custom_and_Private, Owner at Custom & Private New York Tours Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

HI Michelle, Your review is much appreciated, thanks! I'm flattered that you've taken the time to share your tour experiences with the TripAdvisor community, that's what makes it all work. So glad you enjoyed the time we had spent together. Best regards, Cliff

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Not only did Cliff provide us with the opportunity to structure our own tour before we arrived in NYC, he made wonderful suggestions and provided us with historical and humourous insights that we would never have known or experienced on our own. With my husband’s...More

Thank Sabra H
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Custom_and_Private, Owner at Custom & Private New York Tours Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Sabra, Spending time with you and Steve was a pleasure for me. You we both fun to be with, and had lots of great questions and an insatiable appetite to learn more and more. Fortunately, I know the answers! :) That's a funny thing...More

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Upper West Side
Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the
Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a
quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of
downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the
city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the
American Museum of Natural History, which has been
welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for
over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center,
...More
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Sheryl C
7 March 2018|
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Response from Custom_and_Private | Property representative |
TripAdvisor guidelines will not permit me to provide the information your are seeking. Just do a google search for private tours in New York City and you'll find what you're looking for Cliff Thank you! Cliff
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ladybirdsAZ
24 August 2017|
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Response from Saul A | Reviewed this property |
Cliff's rate is $295/hr with a 4 hour minimum. He does not charge by the person. Assuming that you do four hours each day you are looking at a total of $2400 for the two days. Expensive but worth it!
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Please contact me directly at 917-334-1806 for details. TripAdvisor has posting guidelines that are limiting Thanks, Cliff Strome
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