Recommended Hotel: Edge Hotel
Why: Good for a Special Occasion, Complimentary Breakfast, Valet Parking

The only hotel in walking distance of the 168th Street Subway station is the Edge Hotel. It’s a boutique hotel that generally costs around $192/night. In online reviews, guests describe Edge Hotel as cozy, yet modern. Rooms are small, but nicely organized so that you have everything you need. The hotel is decorated with modern art, and the highlights include pieces by Harold Krisel and Chris Pieretti. The Edge Hotel is a nice place to stay to celebrate a special occasion in the area.

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About Upper Manhattan

Who is Best for this Location?

A good area for cyclist to setup shop and bike deeper into Manhattan along the river front trail systems. Washington Heights is home to a boutique hotel that isn’t too far outside of Manhattan.

nieghborhood_vibe_48Neighborhood Vibe: The Washington Heights area of Upper Manhattan sits between the Hudson River and Harlem River. It’s a vibrant urban area lined with riverside parks; you can walk from one park to the other in just thirty minutes.

getting_around_48Getting Around: From 168th Street, it’s 25 minutes on the Subway to Times Square. The fastest way to get anywhere that’s not in walking distance is by Subway. Taxis are also readily available.

what_to_east_48What to Eat: The Tamale Guy stand is just steps from the 168th Street Subway station and a pollo tamale makes a great, quick lunch. For something a little nicer, Marcha Cocina is a tapas bar with good cocktails.

things_to_do_48Things to Do: If you like to walk, you’ll have plenty to do in this area. Both Fort Washington Park and Highbridge Park have numerous walking trails. In the summer, street festivals crop up regularly including the Summer Art Stroll.

Book #1 Upper Manhattan Hotel – Edge Hotel

Weekday Avg. Rate $192
Weekend Avg. Rate $195

Transit SystemNYC Subway
Closest Station168th Street
Blocks to Station 1
Manhattan DestinationTimes Sq - 42 St
Commute Time25 mins
ParkingValet only, $55/day (standard sized) and $65/day (oversized)
WifiFree Wifi
BreakfastFree buffet cold items
Airport ShuttleNo shuttle
Area ShuttleNo shuttle
RestaurantNo restaurant
GymCardio machines and free weights
PoolNo Pool
Smoking RoomsNon-smoking property wide.
Room TypeDeluxe rooms available, and standard 1 queen, or 2 doubles
PetsNo Pets Allowed