Living in Murray Hill
Murray Hill offers residents a surprisingly quiet slice of New York with all the conveniences of midtown living. Few tourists pass into the largely residential neighborhood, but within walking distance you will find shopping, transportation, and entertainment venues which gives Murray Hill the distinctive charm that makes NYC such a great place to live.
Murray Hill’s blend of iconic architecture, vibrant nightlife, international cuisine, and walkable streets draw residents attracted to its distinctively NYC neighborhood feel.
A convenient location is one of Murray Hill’s biggest draws. Murray Hill residents who work in Midtown can walk to the office, while commuters can find trains, buses, and taxis at Grand Central. Along with Metro-North lines, Grand Central has stops for the 4, 5, 6, 7, and S trains. Herald Square provides access to the N, Q, R, B, D, F and M lines, and MTA buses run along 34th Street and Madison Avenue in Murray Hill. The East Ferry provides an alternate route from Manhattan to Brooklyn, Queens, and even Governor’s Island.
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Our apartments in Murray Hill are located near popular New York landmarks like Grand Central, the Chrysler Building, MetLife Building and the iconic Empire State Building are both just a few steps from Murray Hill. Murray Hill residents also enjoy nearby cultural destinations like Bryant Park and the New York Public Library.
Murray Hill has one of the most vibrant foodie scenes in Manhattan today, and our Murray Hill NYC apartments put you right in the middle of it all. Upscale eateries like Les Halles, Anthony Bourdain’s highly-regarded Park Avenue restaurant, and Wolfgang’s Steakhouse offer fine dining. Eateries like 2nd Avenue Deli and a number of Indian restaurants centered on the aptly named ‘Curry Hill’ at Lexington Avenue and 28th St create an eclectic mix of dining choices. Craving classic New York pizza or authentic banh mi sandwiches? You’ll find them in Murray Hill!
What a great little hidden gem! When you walk up to this place over on 2nd Ave in Midtown you may not have high hopes (I certainly did not)… well I can tell you that El Pote can and WILL surpass your expectations. – Yelp.com
Manhattan is known around the world for great shopping, and Murray Hill has its share of chic shopping destinations including 260 Sample Sale, a warehouse so popular that it draws lines around the block for its scheduled fashion sample sales. Lexington Avenue’s Born to Tailor has custom suit-makers and old-school service and helps outfit a new generation of well-dressed young professionals in Murray Hill.