What We Love
- Grabbing a drink in the lobby or at the rooftop bar, whose views sweep all the way to Jersey City
- Stepping out to explore the neighborhood, home to the buzzed-about City Winery
- Taking the E train uptown or even farther down – there’s a stop just two blocks away
- Getting to stay in a brand-new property that’s as hip and tech-savvy as they come
What To Know
- Guest rooms are 150 square feet in size
- Free WiFi in public areas
- Valet parking is available
- Hotel bicycles are free for guests to use
- Free WiFi
- Parking On Site
If you want a hotel with its finger on the pulse of New York, Arlo SoHo can hardly be beat. This property in Lower Manhattan has all the hip style and tech savvy that has kept its city at the cutting edge, with kiosks in lieu of a front desk and pegboards in lieu of hangers in the rooms. Rooms clock in at a (cozy) 150 square feet, where every detail—from the pegboards (Arlo’s answer to the closet) to the walk-in showers—is meant to maximize the dimensions. But don’t spend too much time holing up: common spaces offer workspaces, charging stations and seating areas, plus a craft-cocktail bar in the lobby, to keep you mixing and mingling. Plus, there’s that exhilarating city outside. Buzzy restaurants, bars and boutiques are within walking distance, whether in aforementioned Soho—a world-renowned shopping capital—or neighboring Nolita and Little Italy. South of Hudson Square is Tribeca, the latest residential destination for some of the world’s biggest-name pop stars and movie stars, and the E train that stops two blocks away will get you to nearly any other part of the borough. Spend your days pounding the pavement, and after dark, choosing from the bounty of trendy local nightclubs and lounges throughout town. Although you may well prefer to retire to Arlo’s own rooftop bar, whose views extend all the way to New Jersey.
In the Area
Adjacent to Tribeca, Soho is home to a number of classic Manhattan institutions, like the New York City Fire Museum, and some up-and-coming city destinations (think low-key bars and restaurants). For cash splashing, the shopping in Soho is legendary, and New York’s biggest names are moving into Tribeca, if celebrity spotting is more your thing. Should you like to relocate to another part of town, the E train, which stops locally, will whisk you uptown or farther down and connect you to a variety of other lines to take you to other neighborhoods.
How to Get There
It’s in the perfect place to explore SoHo, and about 20 minutes away from the Brooklyn area. My room was clean, had a super comfortable bed and a large TV screen. The lobby staff was very friendly and helpful as well.
Location, Location, Location. Need I say more? You want to get the best of NYC and you get that with a stay at the Arlo SoHo. Great staff, comfy bed, warm and modern vibe. This place has everything, even bikes that you can use to get around Chinatown and Little Italy nearby. Can't wait to get back and take another bite of the Big Apple!
Lounge spaces are very inviting and comfortable. Service at bar and restaurant was great! Staff was very friendly and helpful. Location was very conveinent. We will definitely stay here on next trip to NYC
The staff performs very well, the rooms are small but comfortable, the restaurant is good, the community spaces are fun
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Cool lounge spaces, especially rooftop terrace, nice decor, friendly staff, comfortable beds, nice shower head, clean, nice downtown location...only downside was very small guest rooms for the price, definitely pack light.