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Make a holiday apartment in the Lower East Side, Manhattan, your home away from home

Once a working class neighbourhood, New York City’s Lower East Side has now been gentrified and offers an excellent base for visitors to the city that never sleeps. As the name suggests, the Lower East Side is situated towards the lower end of Manhattan and on the east of the island. Its borders are usually considered to be East Houston Street, the Bowery, Canal Street and the East River. Holiday homes for rental in the Lower East Side are perfect for couples and families looking for a great Manhattan location.

Things to do in the Lower East Side, Manhattan

As New York is the city that never sleeps you’ll always find there’s plenty to do on holiday in the Lower East Side! This is a popular Manhattan shopping district and was famously a great place to find bargains, though it’s now a great place to find designer boutiques and stylish little coffee shops. There are many tasty places to dine out close to your accommodation in the Lower East Side, from delis to restaurants, including the deli where a certain famous scene from When Harry Met Sally was filmed, Katz’s Deli! If you’re interested in nightlife the Lower East Side has quite a vibrant scene with lively bars, and live music venues to enjoy.

Places to visit in the Lower East Side, Manhattan

This part of New York City has a few of its own attractions, but many visitors enjoy staying in accommodation in the Lower East Side because it’s easy to see the rest of Manhattan’s attractions from here. In the Lower East Side itself there is one attraction that may not sound interesting but is actually very popular. The Lower East Side Tenement Museum is situated within an old tenement building on Orchard Street and is a National Historic Site. The building stood empty for many years and now shows visitors how terrible living conditions were in the late 1800’s and early 1900’s.

Holidaymakers staying in self catering accommodation in the Lower East Side can make use of Manhattan’s great subway system and visit many of the other popular city attractions such as the Empire State Building, the World Trade Center Site, Central Park, Times Square, and many more.

The weather in the Lower East Side, Manhattan

The Lower East Side, like the rest of Manhattan has a humid subtropical climate which means visitors will experience hot and humid summers, mild temperatures in the autumn and spring, and cool winters. Self catering accommodation in the Lower East Side is great to visit at any time of the year though, because attractions in the city are open year round.

Flights to the Lower East Side, Manhattan

Accommodation in the Lower East Side can be reached with ease from either one of New York City’s major international airports, La Guardia and JFK. JFK International Airport handles more flights from Europe with airlines such as Delta Air Lines, Aer Lingus, Virgin Atlantic, British Airways, and American Airlines.

    Wonderful! 4.8/5
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    Condo #569846vb
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      Excellent! 4.6/5
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      Condo #928820
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        Excellent! 4.6/5
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        Condo #567385vb
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          Excellent! 4.5/5
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          Apartment #401878vb
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            Excellent! 4.5/5
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            Apartment #6380108
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              Very Good! 4.2/5
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              Apartment #6629824
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                Very Good! 4/5
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                Apartment #1691113
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                  Excellent! 4.6/5
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                  Condo #865151vb
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                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                    Apartment #837734vb
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                      Excellent! 4.6/5
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                      Apartment #639518vb
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                        Apartment #646944vb
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                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                          Condo #385472vb
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                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                            Apartment #511544vb
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                              Excellent! 4.7/5
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                              Condo #817472vb
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                                Very Good! 4.1/5
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                                Apartment #841364vb
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                                  Good! 3.8/5
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                                  Apartment #610836vb
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                                    Excellent! 4.4/5
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                                    • 3 BR
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                                    Apartment #6546956
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                                      Good! 3.8/5
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                                      Condo #3598168
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                                        Exceptional! 5/5
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                                        Apartment #473582vb
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                                          Apartment #706320vb
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                                            Condo #675104vb
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                                              Apartment #6502353
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                                                    Apartment #4370376
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                                                      Apartment #887935vb
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                                                        Apartment #4320356
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                                                          Apartment #4130872
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                                                            Apartment #4158813
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                                                                Apartment #4458291
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                                                                  Apartment #4318680
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                                                                    Apartment #3958521
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                                                                      Apartment #4322287
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                                                                        Apartment #4472096
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                                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                          Apartment #4476014
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                                                                            Apartment #6722650
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                                                                              Apartment #4476013
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                                                                                Apartment #4476015
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                                                                                  Apartment #4476009
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                                                                                    Apartment #6620132
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                                                                                      Apartment #4503662
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                                                                                        Apartment #6722649
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                                                                                          Apartment #4488248
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                                                                                            Apartment #4499254
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                                                                                              Apartment #4481448
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                                                                                                Apartment #4499253
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                                                                                                  Apartment #4370377
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                                                                                                    House #4610198
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                                                                                                      Apartment #4488786
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                                                                                                      Lower East Side Apartments (New York City) (88)

                                                                                                       

                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Nous recommandons cet appart !! Super appart, très propre, bien équipé! Très bien situé à 3mins à

                                                                                                      4 of 5
                                                                                                      Nous recommandons cet appart !! Super appart, très propre, bien équipé! Très bien situé à 3mins à pied du métro Grand St (Ligne directe pour midtown et Brooklyn). A 5 mins de Little Italy et tous ses restaurants. Idéal pour 4!! (deux grands lits doubles) Cependant si vous avez l'intention de dormir dans le canapé convertible, il est préférable de trouver une autre solution car il est très inconfortable. Et le chauffage fait du bruit mais une fois qu'il est bien réglé, on y prête plus attention.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jan 05, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Dec 2016

                                                                                                      Nice property and great location

                                                                                                      4 of 5
                                                                                                      The property was as expected although seemed slightly smaller in real life - but as a base mainly for sleeping it was fine. There seemed to be an issue with the heating but Nicole sorted this and was very pleasant and helpful. There was some noise (music) but this didn't really disturb us - if you want a quiet and relaxing vacation don't go to New York, however if you want to experience a vibrant and exciting city this is the one. The location was great near Soho, Chinatown and Little Italy but also handy for the subway to to get about. We had an amazing trip and created some wonderful memories.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Dec 16, 2016
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Dec 2016