Welcome to Upper West Side
Historic family-oriented residential space with abundant upscale amenities
New York’s Upper West Side is famed for its iconic cultural institutions, world-class dining, and beautiful luxurious properties. Once home to many of New York’s earliest Dutch settlers, the Upper West Side has developed into one of the city's premier destinations for ambitious young professionals, new parents looking to raise families, and retirees seeking luxury apartments. This neighborhood’s rich community atmosphere allows residents to balance New York’s vibrant hustle and bustle with a comfortable and secluded residential feel.
With internationally renowned theaters, Michelin-starred restaurants, and incredible designer shopping opportunities, the Upper West Side easily molds itself into your ideal New York experience. Whether your perfect night out sees you immersed in the performance of New York’s finest entertainers or tucked away in your spacious property, enjoying fabulous food with friends, the Upper West Side provides you with a diverse variety of avenues to pursue all of your lifestyle's wants and needs. It’s no wonder the Upper West Side continues to be one of New York’s most desirable locations to call home. We’re so thrilled to show you a little slice of all the fantastic things that you’ll come to love here.
What to Love
- Desirable residential area with beautiful properties
- Easy access to world-class cultural institutions
- Distinctive community vibe with lively local events
- Close to New York’s famous Central Park
The Upper West Side is known as one of New York’s most beloved neighborhoods for many reasons. One incredible benefit of living here is the easy access to New York’s premier outdoor recreational space, Central Park. Whether you’re hoping to join a recreational sports league with some friends or looking for your new favorite place to go on a jog, Central Park is a versatile and inviting space that residents of the Upper West Side love to frequent. Beyond its exclusive park access, the Upper West Side features an abundance of delicious restaurants with diverse and unique dishes on offer. Special occasions are particularly fun to celebrate in the Upper West Side because of its many incredible upscale dining experiences. Pair this with the area’s amazing designer shopping, and you’ll find that the Upper West Side offers the best in lavish living. The Upper West Side is the perfect place to craft your ideal New York life with equal parts residential relaxation and an upbeat urban pulse.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
New York is considered one of the globe’s primary epicenters for fashion. The Upper West Side’s reputation for having stylish residents helps keep New York’s fashion scene on the cutting edge. There are so many incredible places to shop, but one amazing place to visit is bocnyc for modern luxury womenswear.
Visit the famous Tavern on the Green in Central Park for a scenic dining experience unlike any other in the city. We recommend getting a reservation for their fabulous Sunday brunch, but if you’re in for dinner, try their beef bourguignon, you won’t regret it.
If you’re interested in experiencing the pinnacle of New York’s luxury culinary scene, Jean-Georges epitomizes the best in haute cuisine and is famous for its innovative French-inspired masterpieces. For an unforgettable anniversary dinner, book a reservation for two.
Things to Do
The Upper West Side offers some of New York’s finest performing arts venues, but the neighborhood's crown jewel is the world-famous Lincoln Center Theater. Home to hit musicals, breathtaking ballets, and avant-garde plays, this venue frequently feature New York’s best performers. You’ll never regret stopping in for a show.
Another world-class cultural institution on the Upper West Side is the American Museum of Natural History. Stop in and see their famous dinosaurs. Also, the Upper West Side features some of New York’s best spaces for outdoor recreation. Central Park is great for a day out, but be sure to stop by Riverside Park South and Theodore Roosevelt Park too. With many great spaces for biking and walking, these tremendous green spaces make it easy to incorporate physical activity into your city lifestyle. Columbus Circle is an awesome space to spend a leisurely afternoon browsing for great shopping and dining!
The Upper West Side is home to some of New York’s premier universities, colleges, and preparatory schools.