Aloft Harlem

Harlem Hip Hotel
Aloft Harlem #261 of 508 hotels in New York City #261 of 508 hotels in New York City
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2296 Frederick Douglass Boulevard New York, NY 10027

Why we like it

  • W XYZ bar serves delicious custom cocktails and hosts up-and-coming artists
  • Rooms are spacious and well-appointed, decorated with splashes of color
  • Boasts being a green hotel with energy-efficient lights, recycle bins throughout, and more
  • Rooms come with free bottles of water, an underrated but wonderful amenity
  • Re:fuel, on-site, offers grab & go meals 24/7

What you need to know

  • Rooms have a keyless entry, some like it, others don't
  • Decorated with local art through the Art in FLUX program
  • Don't let the Harlem stigma lead you astray, this hotel is in a safe area
  • Valet parking only, available for $45 or $55

Popular NYC Features

Walk to Times Square Walk to Central Park Free Breakfast On-site Restaurant On-site Bar Free WiFi Rooftop Bar Smoke Free

Location

Situated within walking distance of Columbia University, this old-town Harlem hotel is surrounded by local and chain restaurants. Walk less than a half mile to the W 125 St subway station to explore the larger Manhattan area via the trains.

Property Amenities

Activities

  • Fitness facilities
  • Billiards or pool table

Food and drink

  • Bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)

Property services

  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Elevator/lift
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke-free property
  • Television in common areas
  • ATM/banking
  • Tours/ticket assistance

Business services

  • 24-hour business center

Parking

  • Valet parking (surcharge)

In-Room Amenities

Features

  • Air conditioning
  • In-room safe
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only

Media and electronics

  • Cable TV service
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls
  • iPod docking station
  • Pay movies
  • Video-game console
  • Free dial-up Internet access
  • Plasma TV

Services

  • Daily housekeeping

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer

Bedding and linens

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Pillowtop mattress

Reviews

Aloft Harlem

819 Reviews #261 of 508 hotels in New York City

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating

  • Sleep Quality
  • Location
  • Rooms
  • Service
  • Value
  • Cleanliness
  • Excellent
    331
  • Very Good
    361
  • Average
    88
  • Poor
    20
  • Terrible
    19

Recent Reviews

dustythoughts wrote a review on October 25, 2020 Manchester, Connecticut
Trip Type:

Much-needed addition to the neighborhood

I stayed here recently while in town, and while I was initially very cautious about staying in a hotel during the pandemic, the hotel had a very detailed COVID plan on their website, so we decided to...
olearyo2020 wrote a review on August 29, 2020 New York City, New York
Trip Type: Solo travel

Twreible

Was not following local Coronavirus laws, no masks indoors in public spaces such as lobby. I asked front desk about it but rather than try to enforce it, the woman at the front desk cheered on some...
hrobinson1114 wrote a review on July 09, 2020 Hopkinsville, Kentucky
Trip Type:

Five star service!

So technically this is a 3.5 star hotel. It’s not a Four Seasons or a Waldorf hotel. But I’m giving this place five stars. First of all, the staff is fun, kind, and accommodating. I’ve stayed...

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