When it comes to watering holes, like other sybaritic pursuits, the bar is set higher in New York. Whether you are looking for a shady speakeasy, a new wave gin joint or a glamour den packed with models, this city has your number.
To win these customers (and compete with chain rewards programs), the hotel offers surprise room upgrades to guests who have stayed five times. They will also arrange free drinks for the bar if a client is visiting.
Many pied-a-terre owners buy in the Upper East or West Side and it is worth checking out Turtle Bay, a separate enclave in the east 40s near the UN. In the end, it comes down to where a buyer wants to be and what they want to be near. “I have second home buyers looking all over the city, from the villages up to the Upper East or West Sides,” said Noah Rosenblatt, founder of UrbanDigs.