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A unique neighborhood with an interesting history and escape from the hectic pace of NYC.
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good63%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“east river” (3 reviews)
“parks” (5 reviews)
“neighborhood” (8 reviews)
New York City, NY
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Reviewed 4 July 2015

If you take a walk all the way to the end of 42nd street then you will run into this collection of old-style apartment buildings. It looks like a quiet and peaceful neighbourhood, although I can't speak for the quality of the interiors of the...More

Thank KGB777
Reviewed 18 April 2015

I love this small enclave of buildings in a Tudoresque style running from about 40-44th street between First and Second Avenue. It is an excellent area for east siders to live with convenient bus transportation and a lot of restaurants and other services in the...More

2  Thank Allan S
Reviewed 9 November 2014 via mobile

This city within the city of New York is a sight to behold. Beautifully maintained, these apartment complexes date from the twenties and give one an idea of just how long N.Y.C. has been a force in the world.

Thank CarmichaelVentura
Reviewed 29 September 2014

Very nice neighborhood, quiet, with nice trees and buildings and interesting small streets. I love it.

Thank toni_jk
Reviewed 18 September 2014

No matter how many times i have visited Tudor City area, I am always amazed by the history and grandeur of what has become one of NYC's most unique neighborhoods. The current assortment of Tudor City tudor styled apartment buildings were constructed by Fred French...More

2  Thank eminker
Reviewed 12 August 2013

Tudor City is a unique apartment "complex" that anyone can enter to enjoy the views and parks. Look to the East for a picture of the UN and look down 42nd Street, toward the West for a cool view/ photo opp of Manhattan. Twice a...More

3  Thank IsabelleaNec
Reviewed 13 May 2013

I wanted to see these buildings to find out if they really did have a tudor style architecture and they do! Plenty of red brick,window panes and decorative parts at the top of the buildings. Just compare your photos with Hampton court (London) or Hatfield...More

2  Thank davbratz
Reviewed 23 January 2013

On a recent visit to NYC we went for a wander around 1st and 2nd avenue near to the UN building. We stumbled across Tudor City and found it to be a beautiful little place with real character and some nice eating places and great...More

4  Thank edinburghstu140
Reviewed 5 August 2012

Before my first trip in NYC Tudor city means very mystic New York neighborhood. It was dream like to see Tudor in real life. I wondered around the block and parks behind the buildings and imagined what it would be live in here. Location is...More

2  Thank Erik L
Reviewed 12 June 2012

My friend lives here and this is my home-away-from-home in NYC. I love how tranquil it is with great views of the East River and easy access to the East River Ferry and Grand Central. Here, you are in the middle of NYC without all...More

2  Thank shayandthecity
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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