Getting in the Holiday Spirit Around Your Oriana Apartment

December 16, 2021 | News
Getting in the Holiday Spirit Around Your Oriana Apartment

Visiting NYC at Christmas time is one of the most magical experiences you can have but living in NYC during the holiday season is even more special! Here at Oriana, your apartment home is located right between the Upper East Side and Midtown Manhattan, both prime destinations for experiencing holiday magic in NYC. Check out some of these local destinations to get you in the holiday spirit this December, located right around your Sutton Place apartment! 

Madison Ave Store Windows – While millions will flock to 5th Ave this December to see the famous store windows of Bergdorf’s and Saks’, real New Yorkers know that you can experience all the same holiday magic with fewer crowds on Madison Ave. Just a short walking distance from you Oriana apartment is the elite shopping district of Madison Ave, lined with all the most famous luxury retailers in the world. Some of the best windows to see are located nearby in the 60s! Housed in historic buildings that give the Upper East Side it’s old-world charm, each store window is decked to the nines with holiday spirit and dazzling fashion and home décor displays. You can experience this NYC spectacle with a short ten-minute walk from your Sutton Place, or by taking the crosstown bus at 57th street. 

Serendipity III – Made famous by the holiday romcom movie of the same name, Serendipity III has been delighting New Yorkers with it’s whimsical interiors and delectable desserts since 1954. A perfect place to grab a holiday meal, Serendipity goes all out for Christmas, and this NYC landmark is just a short trip away from your Oriana apartment. Despite being a local you’ll have to make reservations, but it’s well worth the effort! Make sure you try one of their frozen hot chocolates if you head over this December – they’re internationally famous for them! 

Madison Ave Store Windows 

Madison Ave 57th Street-96th Street 

Serendipity III 

225 E 60th St 

New York, NY, 10022