The neighborhood of Turtle Bay is part of the city of New York, New York.
Turtle Bay is a great neighborhood for those who enjoy both indoor and outdoor activities. This part of the city has a very large number of places for those looking for a dynamic vibe. The streets are almost always busy with people, there is a broad selection of entertainment venues, and with its around 20 bars, there are options for nighttime activities. 45th Street in particular offers a vast selection of nightlife. Greenery is quite present in this part of New York; there are a few green spaces close by for residents to check out, making it very easy to get to them. Moreover, residents will find that the tree canopy coverage for the majority of streets is reasonably good.
Almost all of the dwellings are large apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Turtle Bay, while the rest are mainly small apartment buildings. This neighborhood also has quite a good selection of housing size options - homes range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly two thirds of the population of this neighborhood rent their home whereas the remainder are owners. A majority of the housing growth in this part of New York took place before the 1960s.
A general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away in Turtle Bay. 3rd Avenue is among the best streets for groceries. Likewise, those who enjoy dining out won't have to go far in this part of New York, where over 300 restaurants and approximately 40 coffee shops are available, for example on Lexington Avenue. It is also very easy to access a selection of clothing stores on foot. As far as education is concerned, it is a very short walk to get to both primary and secondary schools from most houses for sale in Turtle Bay.
Property owners in Turtle Bay are provided with several choices to get around without the need for a car. This part of the city is home to a great public transit infrastructure by reason of around 10 nearby bus lines. Many of the houses for sale in this area are located in areas that are also especially well-suited for walking; running daily errands is very easy, and a very large number of businesses of different types can be found as well. It is convenient to move around by bicycle in this neighborhood because a bike share station can generally be found nearby.