A Guide to Manhattan’s Upper West Side Attractions
Welcome to the Neighborhood and Our Upper West Side Boutique Hotel
The Upper West Side neighborhood is considered one of the most affluent in all of New York City. Home to such iconic institutions and attractions as the Beacon Theatre, Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center and Columbia University, the Upper West Side – or UWS – is vibrant and fashionable, yet quiet and peaceful as well. When you stay at Hotel Belleclaire, you enjoy easy access to not just some of the best in Broadway theatre, but also the best in culture and history. Both Central Park and the American History Museum are just steps away. Bustling Times Square is just a short ride on the train. You're in the heart at of culture when you stay at our Lincoln Center hotel.
Hotel Belleclaire is located near a number of iconic New York landmarks, such as Beacon Theatre, Central Park and the American Museum of Natural History. Whether traveling with family or solo, it’s easy to visit the city’s most famous Upper West Side attractions.
New York, NY 10023
The historic Beacon Theatre is three tiered and offers 2,894 seats. It is considered one of New York’s leading live music and entertainment venues and was the site of the 2011 Tony Awards and 2012 Tony Awards, which were broadcast on CBS. The theatre has hosted numerous big acts, including the Allman Brothers Band, Eric Clapton, various comedy shows and more. Our Beacon Theatre hotel gives you access to the best performances in New York City.
American Museum of Natural History
79 Street and Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
One of the most beloved attractions on the Upper West Side, the American Museum of Natural History greets visitors with a life-sized Tyrannosaurus Rex, composed almost entirely of real fossil bones, at the entrance of the museum. Guests can visit the Hall of Human Origins, the most comprehensive evidence of human evolution ever assembled and the Museum’s massive marine environment display, among many others.
870 7th Avenue
New York, NY 10019
Central Park is located in the center of Manhattan and boasts endless must-see attractions throughout its 843 acres of scenic land. From clear waters and green meadows to famous bridges, performance centers, gardens, educational facilities, an ice-skating rink and a zoo, Central Park has something for the whole family.
881 7th Avenue at 57th Street
New York, NY 10019
Since 1891, Carnegie Hall has been one of the most prestigious venues in the world for both classical music and popular music. Carnegie Hall offers its own artistic programming, development, and marketing departments, and presents about 250 performances each season.
Metropolitan Museum of Art
1000 5th Avenue
New York, NY 10028
Long considered one of the greatest museums in the world, this grand building spans two million square feet and houses over 6,500 pieces of legendary art in the form of paintings, sculptures, photographs and more.
Indulge in fine dining, casual café bites, and extraordinary shopping while here. Stroll quiet and scenic avenues to score the latest trend or scope out some premier real estate. Use our Manhattan guide to Upper West Side attractions within walking distance and plan your business or leisure trip with us today. We look forward to your stay at our Upper West Side boutique hotel.