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Sugar Hill Harlem Inn
DESCRIPTION: Located on Sugar Hill, high on the cliffs overlooking Harlem in a limestone townhouse renovated in 2001. The area known as Sugar Hill is steeped in the history of the Harlem Renaissance. Sugar Hill Inn is focused on this history and all of their terrific non-smoking rooms are dedicated to the many great artists and civil rights leaders who were associated with this area. Celebrity-themed rooms were meticulously designed and decorated by Carol Donawa, a graduate of the New York School of Interior Design
ADDRESS: 460 West 141st Street  MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: 1, A, B , C, D lines
PHONE: 917-464-3528
WEBSITE: http://www.sugarhillharleminn.com

102 Brownstone Guest House
DESCRIPTION: Boasts of 5 luscious room decors (Merlot, Café au Lait, Zen Studio, Luna Studio and Metropolis) with a number of private amenities including bathrooms, full kitchens, Jacuzzi tubs; high-speed Internet, Cable TV and DVD; large enough to host a family; the best feature is the service and attention to detail provided your host Lizette Augusto
PRICES: $125-$275 per night
ADDRESS: 102 West 118th Street  MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: 2, 3 lines
PHONE: 212-662-4223
WEBSITE: http://www.102brownstone.com

BBraxton For Men
DESCRIPTION: Broadway actress Brenda Braxton and her husband, Anthony Van Putten offer gentlemen’s grooming parlor offers barber services, hot towel shaves, manicures, and pedicures, facials, and an Ike Behar custom shirt service; patrons enjoy the fine leather armchairs, flat-screen TV and well-stocked bar
DAYS & HOURS: Mon-Thu 10a-7p, Fri 10a-8p, Sat 8a-8p
ADDRESS: 1400 Fifth Avenue MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: 2, 3 lines
PHONE: 212-369-3094
WEBSITE: http://www.bbraxton.com

Sade Spa
DESCRIPTION: More than a day spa, Sade also features gift baskets, perfume oils, 100% Natural African skincare, therapeutic masks, bath accessories
DAYS & HOURS: Mon-Sat 11a-7p, Sun 11a-5p
ADDRESS: 2046 Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: 2, 3, A, B, C, D lines
PHONE: 212-749-4533
WEBSITE: none

Bed of Nails
DESCRIPTION: A fashion-based luxury nail spa in Harlem; its an actual bar offering complimentary teas, coffees and cocktails; they offer organic services plus nail lacquers by brands such as Chanel, YSL, Tom Ford, Marc Jacobs and Deborah Lippmann; The owner, Candice, got into doing nails to pay off student loans; she’s also done fashion shows in New York, London, Paris and Milan
DAYS & HOURS: Mon-Sat 11a-7p, Sun 11a-5p
ADDRESS: 2072 Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: 2, 3, A, B, C, D lines
PHONE: 212-694-2200
WEBSITE: http://www.bedofnailsnyc.com

Turning Heads Day Spa
DESCRIPTION: Facials and Skincare for Men, Teen Treatment, makeup services, Waxing, French manicures, express pedicure, paraffin treatments, body massages, foot massages; 60-75 minute packages available for busy travelers
DAYS & HOURS: Mon-Fri 10a-7p, Sat 9a-5p
ADDRESS: 218 Malcolm X Blvd MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: 2, 3 lines
PHONE: 212-828-4600
WEBSITE: http://turningheadsdayspa.com

Ta Yoga House
DESCRIPTION: Harlem’s first yoga studio; owner Teresa Kay-Aba; currently searching for a new address
DAYS & HOURS: Mon-Fri 4p-5:15p, 5:30p-6:30p
ADDRESS: 71 West 128th, 3rd floor, Suite B MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: 2, 3 lines
PHONE: 212-901-6913
WEBSITE: http://www.tayoga.com

Efuru Guest House
DESCRIPTION: Lydia Smith’s brownstone guest house is nicely decorated with hardwood floors; features a Garden Studio, Parlor Studio, Deluxe Room, and a sitting area in the backyard; each room has a private bath, kitchen TV, and high-speed Internet; only one black from Marcus Garvey Park
ADDRESS: 106 West 120th Street MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: 2, 3 lines
PHONE: 212-961-9855
WEBSITE: http://www.efuru-nyc.com

Expectations and Innovations in Beauty
DESCRIPTION: Diana Harewood and Flora Justvig’s spa offers facials, body massages, body waxing, pedicures, and manicures; uses French beauty products
DAYS & HOURS: Tue-Fri 10:30a-6p, Sat 9a-1p
ADDRESS: 131 West 14th Street, 2nd floor MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: 1, 2, 3, F, L, V lines
PHONE: 212-696-2420 or 2329
WEBSITE: none

Ted Gibson Salon
DESCRIPTION: Ted Gibson is one of the most sought-after editorial, runway, and celebrity hair stylists whose work has appeared in Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, Marie Claire, Vanity Fair, People StyleWatch, W and Allure; his full-service salon has a modern design like many of his stylings
ADDRESS: 184 5th Avenue MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: N, R, F, M lines
PHONE: 212-633-6333
WEBSITE: http://tedgibsonbeauty.com/nyc

Styling By Joseph
DESCRIPTION: Specializes in relaxed and natural hair care and styling; founded in 1961 by Joseph Plaskett Sr. and servicing NYC clients continuously since then; discount off regular prices on Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons
ADDRESS: 6 East 39th Street, 2nd Floor MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: A, B, C, D lines
PHONE: 212-355-6965
WEBSITE: http://www.hairstylingbyjoseph.com

LaVar Hair Designs
DESCRIPTION: A full service natural hair care salon that features flat iron press, press and curl, twists, silkener and more
ADDRESS: 134 West 72nd Street MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: A, B, C, D lines
PHONE: 212-721-0209
WEBSITE: http://www.lavar.com

Miss Jessie’s Salon
DESCRIPTION: A full service natural hair care salon that features flat iron press, Fingerstyling, wet twists, dry twists, silkener and more
ADDRESS: 441 Broadway, Suite 2 MAP
RAPID TRANSIT: A, B, C, D lines
PHONE: 212-966-5600
WEBSITE: http://www.missjessies.com

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