The area immediately south of Manhattan’s Houston Street has been affectionately known as SoHo since Chester Rapkin, an urban planner who was involved in the development of the area, coined the term. The area has a fascinating history that stems back to the 1600s. In more recent years, SoHo has been a hub for artists who moved to the area in the 1970s following a failed redevelopment. For decades, the area was home to some of the most notable names in New York art, including Andy Warhol and Jean-Michel Basquiat. During the 1990s, rising rents saw a shift in the demographic, and today visitors can discover the diverse history of the area with a walking tour, eat at one of Manhattan’s finest restaurants or enjoy a day of shopping.

Make your way along Broadway Street to find the best in international retail outlets. Fashion boutiques, home wares and bookstores can all be found on the strip, including flagship stores for Topshop, Levis and Emporio Armani. Venture off the main drag to find some of New York’s best-kept shopping secrets, as you meander through the character-filled streets of SoHo.

Enjoy a meal or a cocktail at one of the city’s coolest restaurants. SoHo is the “in” place to be, and there are new establishments opening up in the streets off Broadway Street regularly. There are also a number of clubs in the area, and it is known as being a great place to meet locals.

SoHo is located in southern Manhattan, and is bordered by NoHo, Little Italy, TriBeCa and the South Village. The area is well served by public transportation, with a number of subway lines running through the area. The area is easily accessed by car; however, expect to pay for parking. SoHo can be visited daily, and there is no fee.

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Shopping, Dining and Museums

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Top Hotels in SoHo

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
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NoMo SoHo
4.5 out of 5
9 Crosby Street, New York
¥13,358/night
Jul 28 - Jul 29
4.2/5Excellent! (1,919 reviews)

"The staff was excellent and the restaurant was delicious! I just wish they had more elevators because the wait for them is a little while but other then that it was excellent!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2019

NoMo SoHo
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Soho Grand Hotel
4.5 out of 5
310 W Broadway, New York
¥16,372/night
Jul 28 - Jul 29
4.3/5Excellent! (1,516 reviews)

"Great location that is equally convenient to Soho and Tribeca."…"

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2019

Soho Grand Hotel
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The James New York- SoHo
4.5 out of 5
27 Grand St, New York
¥21,423/night
Jul 28 - Jul 29
4.3/5Excellent! (879 reviews)

"The property was centrally located to my business meetings. No restaurant for breakfast or lunch which had me going to other hotels close by. Bed was comfy and room ok size."…"

Reviewed on Jul 18, 2019

The James New York- SoHo
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SIXTY SoHo
4.5 out of 5
60 Thompson Street, Soho, New York
¥21,542/night
Jul 28 - Jul 29
4.5/5Wonderful! (389 reviews)

"Very friendly people, good location, clean rooms. Very good overall. Perhaps a bit pricey but if you value the above it is worth it."…"

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2019

SIXTY SoHo
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THE BROOME NYC
4 out of 5
431 Broome Street, New York
¥28,015/night
Jul 28 - Jul 29
4.7/5Exceptional! (120 reviews)

"This is a special hotel, it’s small and has a personal touch. Excellent location. The hotel and room was v clean and well kept. We slept well. The rooms are nice. The breakfast was delicious, try the boiled egg with truffle, the pastries and bread are of good quality. The staff were helpful and ready ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2019

THE BROOME NYC
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NY061 2 Bedroom Apartment By Senstay
3.5 out of 5
107 Thompson, New York
NY061 2 Bedroom Apartment By Senstay

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