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Harlem Safe House Jazz Parlor
from US$65.34*
Harlem Safe House Jazz Parlor
from US$65.34*
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“soul food”(27 reviews)
“apollo theatre”(26 reviews)
“studio museum”(8 reviews)
Neighborhood covering the north section of Manhattan Island.
110th to 150th streets, New York City, NY
East Harlem
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Forget all of what you heard about Harlem. This is a very nice place to hang out. Lots of restaurants, nice parks, and we felt very safe

Thank Jonny1971
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Harlem is losing its once-gritty appeal. I am regularly here for travel and work. Would I recommend for tourists and travelers, will it depends where you go or visit

1  Thank neil102
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

Harlem is a wonderful place to explore. So much shopping, museums, and endless choices in restaurants.

1  Thank sushiguy79
Reviewed July 20, 2018

I honestly think Harlem is under-rated. All of the people I talked to there were really nice, and there are so many different cultures and faces that I think it is invaluable to visit. I speak Spanish, so I was able to understand many of...More

1  Thank Mia C
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

We stayed here for a week in June. The neighborhood on 145th was lively. Subway and good food close by. Plenty of markets, architecture and sounds of New York and its rich culture.

1  Thank mikeinkc
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

I walked around by myself for over 3 hours & everyone I met was friendly. If I needed help with directions they were more than willing to help me. They have beautiful artwork/murals painted on the buildings. The day I was there a festival was...More

1  Thank Jodi H
Reviewed May 21, 2018

This is the second time we have taken the metro to Harlem to explore the famous landmarks and streets; to experience the neighborhood of Malcom X, Adam Clayton Powell Jr., and James Baldwin. (and many more) This trip we went to the Adam Clayton Powell...More

1  Thank dese2
Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

Right out there I, we loved Harlem. The vibe , the food, the diversity, the so not what we’d found in NYC to date. We walked from the New Yorker Hotel up through Central Park and by the time we came across Kennedy Fried Chicken...More

1  Thank Lambretta101
Reviewed May 13, 2018

We only visited the Apollo Theather from the outside. But gladly would have stayed any longer. Neighborhood is colorfull and seems relaxed.

Thank Rien d
Reviewed May 3, 2018

Although I have been to NYC many times, I had never been to Harlem. I came for a job interview at CUMC. I did a reviews on the Edge Hotel, which was amazing. Unfortunately I did not sign in when I did the review.

Thank starfrien
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Response from mikeinkc | Reviewed this property |
We had no problems at night and were often out very late. Only do what you are comfortable with.
March 2, 2018|
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Response from Joseph C | Reviewed this property |
Sylvia is gone but Sylvia’s Restaurant continues in the family with traditional soul food. I haven’t been there in several years, but they have a web site and it’s open 7 days, closes early on Sunday. As suburbanites, we... More