The Magellan- 35 West 33rd Street

The Magellan is a luxury apartment rental building located at the tip-top of Manhattan’s Chelsea neighborhood. The Magellan is steps from the subway, a block from the iconic Empire State Building, convenient to numerous dining and nightlife destinations – it offers the convenience of Midtown but the luxury of Chelsea. Apartments at The Magellan range in size from studios to two bedrooms, and each feature oversized windows, hardwood floors and updated kitchens and baths. The building boasts a 24-hour staffed neo-classical lobby, a state of the art fitness center and resident’s lounge with catering kitchen, seating and big screen televisions.

Units and Pricing

There are currently no available units at The Magellan, a testament to the building’s popularity. Previous units ranged in price from $3,150/month for one bedroom, one bath units to $4,495/month for two bedroom, two bath apartments. The average price per square foot at The Magellan is $55, a great price given the building’s centralized location.

Features and Amenities

Apartments at The Magellan feature lots of light thanks to oversized windows, which reflects off the parquet hardwood floors. All apartments have self-controlled heating and AC, as well as fully equipped kitchens with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, wooden cabinetry and dishwashers. Bathrooms have been renovated and feature tile and marble, as well as deep soaking tubs and stainless steel fixtures. Building features include a 24-hour concierge and attended lobby, as well as a full service garage, laundry service, valet service, video security and more. Residents enjoy a state of the art fitness center, a rooftop deck and The Magellan Club, a lounge with a catering kitchen, lots of seating and plasma TVs.


The Magellan is located at a perfect spot for those who want to explore Manhattan the hopping karaoke bars and restaurants of Koreatown are nearby, as are the upscale dining, booming nightlife and retail destinations of Murray Hill, Gramercy and Chelsea. It’s just steps to the subway hub at Herald Square, where the presence of the B, D, F, Q, W, V, N, R and PATH trains puts the rest of the city (and New Jersey) within easy reach; the 6 train is also a short walk away. The Magellan is situated at the nexus of it all, within reach of multiple neighborhoods, each with its own story to tell.

Why You Would Want to Live Here

The Magellan isn’t stocked with a billion amenities, nor is it the most beautifully finished building around – but the location is unbeatable. It’s perfect for pied-a-terre residents, or for those who want to live close to their office in Midtown without living on top of where they work. At just $55/square foot, The Magellan is relatively inexpensive for a Chelsea apartment. The building offers all the amenities you need, but nothing you don’t. The residences are spacious and filled with light, and from the moment you step out your door, you’re immersed in the heart of New York City. What’s not to love?