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Upper West Side

Columbus and Amsterdam Ave., between 63rd and 85th Streets, New York City, NY
+1 646-233-4316
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Trendy area with cafes, restaurants and fashionable shops.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good37%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Columbus and Amsterdam Ave., between 63rd and 85th Streets, New York City, NY
Upper West Side
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+1 646-233-4316
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time this past weekend strolling around this quaint neighborhood. The brownstone buildings all display a hugely attractive architecture, and the shops are very nice and varied. We also had a great time strolling down to the Greenmarket farmer's market on Sunday...everyone...More

Thank Larry W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been exploring up this way for the last few months. Visited the NY Historical Society, had lunch at Lokal, shopped in several of the small stores on Amsterdam and Columbus Avenue. Brunch at Sarabeth's, a visit to Zabar's, a movie, some people watching...More

1  Thank stevelotte
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first time staying away from Times Square. I'm only sorry I didn't do it sooner. Upper West Side has Central Park, Museums, restaurants, bars, small shops and residential. It is a neighborhood truly worth your time. You see happy tourists, families and...More

1  Thank Ellenlyn
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

This neighborhood has always been fun and relaxed, although the chain stores are moving in to the 60's. Great to walk around on a nice day and pick one of the many, many fun and inexpensive restaurants in the 70's and 80's, go to the...More

1  Thank internationalvoyager
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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Close to the AMNH and some shops and restaurants. This area looks like a good residential one. Right next to Central Park

Thank Samuel D
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Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

This is a nice area to go for a walk and see the buildings. You can have bite or a meal in many of the food out let's around here.

Thank SE s
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Reviewed 23 May 2018

The Upper West Side area is quite historic and is a nice place to walk around during the day. Lots of nice buildings and local restaurants.

1  Thank PushExplore
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

It was nice to see old way of living like in the Upper west side. We heard that Huxtables were filmed there.

Thank Albin B
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

Without a trip to the upper West side… Surrounded by central park on one side and Riverside Park on the other… Restaurants with food from A-to-Z… Pricey boutiques and not so pricey boutiques .... Lincoln center… For entertainment of all sorts and culture… Flavorful interesting...More

1  Thank Faye F
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

The Upper West Side is eclectic area of N.Y.C. to explore. Visit the parks, museums of just stroll over to Central Park to visit Strawberry Fields. Jolly Chris.

Thank LUCKY J
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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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Jackie B
28 May 2018|
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Response from Laurey S | Reviewed this property |
I like the YMCA upper west side. No frills. Great location.
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Valiantsat43
24 April 2018|
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Response from neil102 | Reviewed this property |
Scaffolding is very common in NYC. I actually come from England and now reside in nyc. I looked at the address of the hotel. The area is not very scenic so you are not missing much. This part of NYC is better known for its... More
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2 March 2018|
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Response from Barb N | Reviewed this property |
We did the papperdella picnic for 2 in Central Park.was very good..enough food for 3 people.they even supplied the tablecloth and cutlery,purchased it on Groupon
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