Upper West Side Hip Hotel
ARTHOUSE HOTEL New York City #170 of 511 hotels in New York City #170 of 511 hotels in New York City
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2178 Broadway New York, NY 10024

Why we like it

  • A very characterful hotel with a strong identity
  • Rooms make a strong impression, with plenty of contrast and color
  • Beds are incredibly comfortable
  • The lobby bar serves great drinks and the staff is always friendly
  • Library rooms are peaceful and quiet

What you need to know

  • There is a Banksy painting about three minutes away
  • Rooms are smallish, but not claustrophobic
  • There is limited room to store toiletries on the stainless steel sinks
  • Red Farm, the attached dim sum joint, is awesome

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


A ways up Broadway from Columbus Circle in a quieter part of the Upper West Side, this inviting hotel is just two blocks from the Natural History Museum, on the way to Central Park. On the other side, the water is a couple of blocks away, including a yacht marina. Be sure to check out the nearby Banksy while you are out. The 79 St subway station is two blocks up the street.

Property Amenities


  • Fitness facilities

Property services

  • Pets allowed
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Elevator/lift
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Multilingual staff
  • ATM/banking
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Local Expert Concierge
  • Tours/ticket assistance

Food and drink

  • Bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)

Business services

  • 24-hour business center


  • Valet parking (surcharge)

In-Room Amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Desk
  • Private bathroom
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Bathtub or shower

Media and electronics

  • Television
  • Cable TV service
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
  • Premium TV channels


  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer


  • Daily housekeeping

Bedding and linens

  • Premium bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available



7,330 Reviews #170 of 511 hotels in New York City

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  • 2019 Certificate of Excellence

Recent Reviews

MontclairLiz wrote a review on February 24, 2020 montclair
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February in NYC

Great time to travel to NYC and great prices on hotels! We always meet friends in the city for a couple of nights to enjoy museums and music and theater, and the Arthouse is in a perfect location...
lremondino wrote a review on February 22, 2020 Cornelius, Oregon
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Looks great on the outside, average on the inside

This hotel was okay, it was beautiful from the outside and but was average on the inside. The staff was nice but they need to upgrade everything and add mini fridges and microwaves. Because of this...
wendymcfarland wrote a review on February 21, 2020 Santa Barbara, California
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My favorite place to stay in Upper West Side

I've stayed at Arthouse several times so its obviously a favorite of mine. To be fair I've never stayed in one of the smaller rooms, only the Junior suite with two queens to accommodate myself...


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