Buildings We Love: 605 West 42nd Street


While some of the other boroughs of New York City have grown in popularity over the past few years, every true New Yorker can tell you that Manhattan is the place to be. It’s where everything happens in New York – from Broadway to Madison Square and Times Square, Manhattan has it all. And if you want to live in a luxury building with one of the best locations in all of New York, you won’t want to miss 605 West 42nd Street.

Dubbed Sky by its designers, this building reaches for the heavens, and it has all of the amenities and features that you could ever want in one of the finest apartment buildings that New York City has to offer.

Luxury Apartments

The apartments in 605 West 42nd Street range from studios to two-bedroom units. All of the units have an incredible amount of natural light and breathtaking views of the Hudson River and/or the Manhattan skyline. With hardwood floors and modern designs, they’re the definition of New York luxury. And most units have beautiful balconies where you can enjoy a cup of coffee or a cocktail on mild evenings or mornings.

Incredible Amenities

Of course, the apartments – as amazing as they are – aren’t the only thing that will draw you to Sky at 605 West 42nd Street. This building has numerous amenities to improve your quality of life.

First, there’s the sky deck, which has two zero-edge pools. Whether you want to get some laps in or get a tan on a warm summer day, you’ll love this community space. For those interested in staying in shape to show off a toned body at the pool, the building boasts a 15,500 square-foot fitness center. Feeling worn out after a stressful day or a particularly tough workout? Check out the full-service spa.

If you want to enjoy a relaxing evening surrounded by beauty, check out the two art libraries and their gorgeous fireplaces, or take a walk through the Kusama garden. Want to get zen and flexible? Enjoy indoor and outdoor yoga classes. And adults aren’t the only ones who can stay fit and entertained here, either. The building also includes a kids’ club and the Rockwell Group Imagination playground, too.

An Incredible Location

Along with all that, you simply cannot beat the location of this building. It’s just four blocks from Times Square, and it’s only one block from the Hudson River. If you lived here, you could also easily get to Central Park or anywhere else you wanted to be in Manhattan via train, bus, or on your own two feet.

These are just a few of the reasons that we absolutely love Sky at 605 West 42nd Street. With so many amenities, such gorgeous apartments, and a wonderful location in Manhattan that’s close to work and play, you really can’t go wrong with this incredible building. Check it out and see if it’s the right fit for you.