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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
Manhattan Valley
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our group traveled to New York from Mexico and had the afternoon free to experience the city. They loved their Spanish-speaking guide who was very knowledgeable! The tour was well-run and very flexible as far as showing the sites the group requested. Arranging the tour...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another reviewer said: “If Cliff doesn’t know it, then it isn’t worth knowing.” No truer words can be said. I was amazed at Cliff’s wealth of knowledge about NYC! I came in with my best friend and her grandmother for a quick, 3-day trip. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Cliff S, Owner at Custom & Private New York Tours Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Well, well! I don't know everything although I am very flattered with your statement, "If Cliff doesn't know it, then it isn't worth knowing." Although there is one thing I can "put on the table" and that is I DON'T know what I don't know!!...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cliff was awesome, amazing, and personable. He took his time showed us things off the beaten path! Make sure you ask him to take you to chealsea market it was great. Also if he doesn't have a toothpick in his mouth, you got the wrong...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Cliff S, Owner at Custom & Private New York Tours Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

"My name is Cliff Strome and I approve that message!"

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have to say this was the best thing we did! Annie was fantastic and fabulous! Very knowledgeable and so kind! It was worth every penny! When we come back I’m gonna ask for her again!More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Cliff S, Owner at Custom & Private New York Tours Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Annie is the guide that I'll choose if I wanted a tour! She's a "home run out of the park"!! So glad you enjoyed your tour, I told you that you'd have a wonderful experience. Thank you for being so generous with her. We appreciate...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great tour and lots of fun with Cliff Strome last Tuesday. He customized our tour with two children ages 9 and 6 included. Some of our group had never been to NYC and some had been. That didn't matter as we all...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Cliff S, Owner at Custom & Private New York Tours Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Robyn, You're adorable nine year old granddaughter handed me a drawing of me and had written Best Tour Guide Ever! That's the youngest review I've ever had! It's going to be posted on my new website that'll go live within a week or so....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It only took me a few seconds on the the phone with Cliff to to decide that he was going to be our NYC tour guide. I emailed him a list of a couple dozen sites we wanted to see. When he picked us up,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Cliff S, Owner at Custom & Private New York Tours Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Brian, I'm very flattered, the review is worthy of 5 stars :) I know how important this trip was due to Mark's tragic fall several years ago and this was a very special tour. It certainly was very inspiring, the human spirit and love that...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us girls took a tour with Custom Tours. Best money I ever spent. Cliff was knowledgeable about every place we went in NY. And he was so wonderful to take care of us. He knew history about every place we went and he...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Cliff S, Owner at Custom & Private New York Tours Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We had fun! You and the others we always on the go go go! So glad we were able to visit all the sites we had planned. Thanks for the review! Cliff

Reviewed October 22, 2018

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

Date of experience: October 2018
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Custom_and_Private, Owner at Custom & Private New York Tours Inc, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2018

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 October 15, 2018 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

Date of experience: October 2018
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Custom_and_Private, Owner at Custom & Private New York Tours Inc, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2018

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

Date of experience: August 2018
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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

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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 saula551 | 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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