The Lucerne – 350 East 79th Street

The Lucerne is a luxury apartment rental building on Manhattan’s Upper East Side. Just as elegant as the neighborhood in which it sits, The Lucerne has a large selection of family-sized homes of up to 3- and 4-bedrooms and duplexes – a rarity in Manhattan. The building boasts spacious, open layouts and 9 foot ceilings.  The amenities at The Lucerne include automatic membership in the fully equipped private swim and fitness club and full access to the gorgeous landscaped sun decks and terraced lounge.

Units and Pricing

There are currently seven units available for rent at The Lucerne, ranging in size from one to four bedrooms. The one bedrooms range in price from $3,395 to $3,495/month. Two bedrooms, which boast 1,050 square feet, start at $5,295 and go up to $5,495/month. The single three bedroom unit available offers 1,500 square feet of living space and is listed at $8,400/month. Four bedrooms, which offer a staggering 2,600 square feet, are priced at $14,800/month. There are two of these units available. The average price per square foot at The Lucerne is $67.

Features and Amenities

Homes at The Lucerne feature kitchens with granite countertops, white on white appliances and white cabinets, as well as bathrooms with floor to ceiling marble tile. Residences are spacious and sun-drenched and offer ideal amounts of square footage for families. The building offers a landscaped entry framed by limestone piers and a wrought-iron fence, leading to a two story lobby with a 24-hour doorman. The building offers multiple landscaped rooftop sun decks, a recreational lounge with a landscaped terrace and fully equipped kitchen facilties and custom-designed children’s playroom. Membership to the fitness club and pool at The Lucerne is included in the rent. This include a 55 foot lap swimming pool and separate men’s and women’s saunas.


The Lucerne is located on East 79th Street between First and Second Avenues on the Upper East Side, just a few minutes from Carl Schurz Park and close to banks, groceries and other neighborhood services. The Upper East Side is one of the most desirable neighborhoods in Manhattan, thanks to its quiet, tree-lined streets and gorgeous architecture. Once a haven for the wealthy and upper class folks, it’s become a place that also suits the upwardly mobile. The neighborhood has drawn bars, eateries and shopping destinations onto its streets, so you’ll never lack for something to do. In addition, the Second Avenue subway line is in process, and will be available to residents at The Lucerne within a few short years.

Why You Would Want to Live Here

Apartments at The Lucerne are spacious, renovated, and sun-drenched, with marble bathrooms and granite kitchens. Amenities offer everything you need and nothing you don’t. There’s nothing shabby about the 7,000 fitness center, 55 foot lap pool and double saunas. The two story lobby and available maid service are great features, and residents enjoy the multiple rooftop sun decks.  The neighborhood is great, with Carl Schurz Park just down the street, and a variety of eateries and public transportation in the neighborhood. The units at The Lucerne offer high ceilings and  open layouts, so you can design them to your heart’s content.