It’s rare that such a beautiful building is turned into luxury rental apartments, but that’s just the case for ARO NYC at 242 West 53rd Street. The property, which has been designed by CetraRuddy, features an impressive, award-winning design that stands out with its glass walls and white lattice shell.
Each residence at ARO NYC is luxuriously appointed with high-end finishes and appliances. Some highlights include spacious closets (with walk-in closets in many apartments), wide-plank oak flooring, floor-to-ceiling, and Carrara marble bathrooms. Each apartment also comes equipped with an in-home washer and dryer, and a contemporary kitchen that features solid quartz countertops, custom European cabinetry, and stainless steel appliances.
The property also has a jaw-dropping penthouse for rent. The penthouse features a unique duplex layout with upgraded finishes, large private terraces, and multiple exposures that provide stunning vistas.
With over 40,000 square feet of dedicated amenity space, the amenities at 242 West 53rd Street are as impressive as the rest of the building. Highlights include three resident’s lounges, an indoor swimming pool, an entertainment room with gaming tables, a golf simulator, a children’s playroom, a basketball court, and a state-of-the-art fitness center with the latest equipment and a yoga room. There are also numerous landscaped terraces and an impressive rooftop and lounge, dubbed the ARO Sky Club, which features an intimate lounge that is perfect for socializing as well as a rooftop pool.
ARO NYC is located in the northern part of Hell’s Kitchen and benefits from a location that is close to many of the area's best attractions. There are plenty of restaurants, bars, and lounges on 9th Ave as well as on the nearby restaurant row. Central Park, Lincoln Center, and the Time Warner Center at Columbus Circle, with its world-class shops and restaurants, are all in the vicinity of the property.
With its location at 242 West 53rd Street, ARO NYC isn’t in the immediate vicinity of any subways, but if you don’t mind a short 7-10 minute walk you’ll find that the A, C, E, B, D, N, Q, R, W, and 1 trains are all within walking distance of the building. Read more
242 West 53rd Street Amenities