Aloft Harlem

Harlem Hip Hotel
Aloft Harlem #257 of 513 hotels in New York City #257 of 513 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


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


  • 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


  • Valet parking (surcharge)

In-Room Amenities


  • 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


  • Daily housekeeping


  • Hair dryer

Bedding and linens

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Pillowtop mattress


Aloft Harlem

822 Reviews #257 of 513 hotels in New York City

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Recent Reviews

derrick4hair wrote a review on February 04, 2021
Trip Type: Business

My name and s Derrick Kollock

I love The Aloft in Harlem ! It’s clean and most of all The staff is Amazing!!! They make you fill so at hone I wish all hotels was like this !! BRAVO TO THE ALOFT HARLEM HOTEL !! I will be telling...
CoconutLayers wrote a review on January 27, 2021 New York City, New York
Trip Type: Couples

Nice hotel close to everything

Stayed here the night before my dad's funeral. It seems like most if not all Aloft hotels are designed the same way. They have you fill out a health form upon check-in then give you the keys to your...
laurelBH49 wrote a review on January 18, 2021 Chiang Mai, Thailand
Trip Type:

Failed experience, poor COVID-19 practices, dirty hotel

Failed experience at A Loft hotel in Harlem. Came here to quarantine with my daughter for 4 days before her 2nd test before moving into her school dorm. Upon arrival, front desk reception staff...


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