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Luxury Hotel near Broadway

October 30, 2018 4:17 pm

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Boutique Manhattan accommodations at the Edge Hotel put you within happy striking distance of just about the most legendary theater row in the world. We’re referring (of course) to Broadway, so iconic a platform for onstage artistry that it’s become a genuine international cultural touchstone.

You’re an easy ride away from the Midtown Manhattan Theater District as a guest of ours here at the Edge Hotel, some absolutely world-class live entertainment is at your disposal anytime you pay us a visit!

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Lodging for the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

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There’s no more iconic celebration of Thanksgiving Day than that tried-and-true Manhattan tradition presented by Macy’s since 1924. The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is the biggest parade in the world, and millions of Americans tune in to watch its morning coverage on NBC. Watching the mega-sized balloons, decked-out floats, and live performances firsthand? A whole other experience, and one that’s thrillingly easy to pull off when you call the Edge Hotel up in Washington Heights your Big Apple headquarters.

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Luxury Hotel for Movies at the Palace

September 25, 2018 3:07 pm

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Enjoying prime Washington Heights accommodations at the Edge Hotel, you’ve got a superb array of Manhattan entertainment venues—from concert halls to cinemas—at your beck and call. And one of those truly steeped in history is the stunning United Palace (4140 Broadway), only a few minutes from our boutique hotel. This is a fine place to catch a film, not to mention any number of other arts-and-culture offerings depending on the night…

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Best Breweries Near Washington Heights

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Craft beer is now most certainly a thing in New York City (as it was in the pre-Prohibition days, of course), and the Edge Hotel certainly serves as fine headquarters for exploring some of the Big Apple’s sudsy spectrum. Here are a few of the breweries easy to reach from our Washington Heights location, plus a shout-out to some high-quality taverns and gastropubs that won’t disappoint in the craft-beer department.

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Night Life in Washington Heights NYC

August 12, 2018 2:59 pm

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When the sun takes its plunge behind the Palisades, Washington Heights certainly doesn’t close up shop: far from it. As a guest of ours here at the Edge Hotel, you’ve got quite the array of nightlife options at your beck and call—whatever sort of mood you’re in. From restaurants to clubs, there’s plenty of after-hours attractions within shouting distance of our chic hotel.

Dining Out in Washington Heights

Washington Heights, needless to say, is a very good place to find yourself struck with a heavy-duty appetite: Our neighborhood hosts a rich diversity of restaurants and cafes accounting for quite the spectrum of global cuisine: Jade House Chinese Restaurant, Il Sole Italian Restaurant & Bar, Malecon (Dominican), Tamaya Japanese Cuisine, Dallas BBQ, Empire Noodle House & Sushi Bar, Cachapas y Mas (Venezuelan), and more. This is New York City, so naturally you’ve got more than one pizza joint to choose from among that culinary lineup: Famiglia Pizzeria, Grandpa’s Brick Oven Pizza, Como Pizza, and others.

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10 Things to Do & See in Washington Heights

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Avail yourself of our modern boutique hospitality here at the Edge Hotel, and you’re calling home one of Manhattan’s most historically, culturally, and scenically rich neighborhoods. From architectural sightseeing to epicurean safaris, here are 10 of the top things to see and do in Washington Heights!

(1) Fort Tryon Park

Designed by the illustrious Olmsted Brothers architectural firm, Fort Tryon Park makes one of New York City’s great greenspaces. Along with the Cloisters (see below), its attractions include lovely gardens, glacier-etched boulders, and stirring views across the Hudson River to the New Jersey Palisades.

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Dominican Film Festival in New York City

July 25, 2018 2:29 pm

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Come join us at the Edge Hotel for the 7th annual Dominican Film Festival New York, a fantastic celebration of vital and vibrant filmmaking—not to mention international awareness and the cultural diversity that makes the Big Apple (and the country as a whole) so special.

Call the Edge Hotel your Manhattan home away from home during the festival, and you’ll be literally mere minutes from one of the festival’s primary venues—the United Palace Theater on Broadway—and also within convenient reach of the others.

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Lodging near New York’s Best Museums

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Enjoying the boutique accommodations here at the Edge Hotel in Washington Heights, you’ve got tantalizing access to the finest museums in New York City—which, we may not need to underscore, rank among the finest museums in the world.

Here are some—some, we say—of your standout options as an Edge Hotel guest, starting with several of the nearest museums here in the Heights to our W. 168th Street HQ.

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