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Custom & Private New York Tours Inc

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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...more
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New York City, NY 10025
Upper West Side
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+1 212-222-1441
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sons hired Cliff for tour of Brooklyn NY for my mother’s 85 birthday. She was born in Coney Island and hadn't been back in close to 80 years having moved to a Washington DC at age 6. Went by her Granny’s house, location of former...More

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

Hi Donna, I love those "this is your life" tours Remember that show I believe the host's name was Ralph Edwards. Your mother is a Super Mom and I so glad that I was chosen as the one to provide her "back to home" tour....More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I took the neighborhood tour hours after taking the red-eye flight from California. We are so glad we did! The tour helped us get our bearings and got us off to a great start. Cliff was not only super knowledgeable, but he...More

Thank DanielleTom20
Custom_and_Private, Owner at Custom & Private New York Tours Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks very much Danielle for your review, I'm flattered :) We covered a lot of ground and visited all the places you had requested. We had fun! All the best, Cliff

Reviewed October 2, 2018

Cliff met us at our hotel with a driver to provide a custom tour we had requested. We were able to get in and out of places we wanted to visit with such ease with Cliff's knowledge and connections. We had an extensive list of...More

Thank RGGP
Custom_and_Private, Manager at Custom & Private New York Tours Inc, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

You know! I'm the only person I've ever met who can't book a tour with me, hee hee hee :) Thanks!! Best, Cliff

Reviewed October 2, 2018

Cliff's tour was a home run out of the park ! It simply could not have been better ! Not just for all the fascinating information that he provided, but his delivery was sheer perfection, entertaining and very stimulating. He knows the city like he...More

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Custom_and_Private, Manager at Custom & Private New York Tours Inc, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

That's for your review. If I can think of something that would make my tours better I'd be happy to apply it. So far, I haven't thought of a thing, still working on it :) Best, Cliff

Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Cliff was great from the get go, met us at the hotel and from the get go was very informative, ask him anything, he knows everything, well that’s what he told us. Spent the day with him and my friends going to different spots around...More

Thank Eddie E
Custom_and_Private, Manager at Custom & Private New York Tours Inc, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Well, to be honest there's a few things that I don't know but I also don't know what they are! Yuk Yuk Thanks for the review, Cliff

Reviewed September 30, 2018

Four of had a terrific tour with Cliff, including a great lunch. He’s entertaining and so informative about a city he loves. Can’t recommend it highly enough. His driver was agreat. They picked us right on time at the apartment we’d rented. Just do it!...More

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Custom_and_Private, Owner at Custom & Private New York Tours Inc, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Thanks! I give your review five stars. Excellent!!

Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely recommend this tour! Cliff had immense knowledge of the architectural structure around New York! He was very fun and humourous and made the tour memorable!

Thank Rachel G
Custom_and_Private, Owner at Custom & Private New York Tours Inc, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Thanks for posting your review. I couldn't have said it better :) Cliff

Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I booked a 4-hour walking tour with Cliff to celebrate our first anniversary. We both love doing walking tours when we travel to foreign cities and have always wanted to do one in our home city. Cliff is a true New Yorker,...More

Thank Chelsey P
Custom_and_Private, Manager at Custom & Private New York Tours Inc, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

It's all good Chelsea, I had as much fund as you and Zak. It's my passion and it's almost criminal that I'm paid for having so much fun! I appreciate the review! All the best, Cliff

Reviewed September 19, 2018

wow!.... were do I start (apart from apologies this is sooo late!) Cliff was absolutely outstanding and thoroughly entertaining as our tour guide from start to finish, our family had a wonderful time, there was no awkward silences. Our days were fun packed and informative...More

Thank Simon M
Custom_and_Private, Owner at Custom & Private New York Tours Inc, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

That's because I love what I do and I don't know about you but I've never met anyone who isn't terrific at what they do! It was a pleasure, better late then never Best, Cliff

Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

We couldn't have found a better tour guide than Cliff Strome! The weather was inclimate, but we made the best of it and had a great time! Cliff was very knowledgeable and quite the entertainer. Thanks

Thank Rodney M
Custom_and_Private, Owner at Custom & Private New York Tours Inc, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

"My name is Cliff Strome and I approve that message!" Thanks for the review

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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,
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Sheryl C
March 7, 2018|
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Response from Cliff S | 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
August 23, 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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December 28, 2016|
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Response from Cliff S | Property representative |
Please contact me directly at 917-334-1806 for details. TripAdvisor has posting guidelines that are limiting Thanks, Cliff Strome
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