The Westminster – 180 West 20th Street

The Westminster is a rental apartment building in Chelsea that is at once modern and classic. Designed by Robert A.M. Stern, The Westminster combines art deco styling with modern luxury and boasts apartments ranging in size from studios to two bedrooms. With a lobby appointed with Cipollini marble and raised panels of Swiss pearwood and furnished with vintage pieces, The Westminster evokes class from the moment you step in the front door. Located on West 20th Street in Chelsea, the sixteen story Westminster is just a hop, skip and a jump from Union Square and the West Village. There are 254 units at The Westminster, all of which enjoy amenities such as a gym/fitness center, a rooftop sun deck, party room and more.

Units and Pricing

There are currently four available units for rent at The Westminster, ranging from $3,395 to $5,695. Previous rental listings ranged from $3,200 to $9,240. The average price per square foot at The Westminster is $68.

Features and Amenities

Studio apartments at The Westminster feature large windows, parquet flooring, kitchens with full-sized appliances, granite countertops and custom cabinetry, marble baths with pedestal sinks, and washer/dryer. Corner 1 bedroom layouts feature living rooms with separate dining alcoves and windowed granite kitchens with stainless steel appliances and custom cabinetry. They also include spacious closets, carpeted bedrooms, marble baths with pedestal sinks and deep storage, oversized windows and washer/dryer. The largest units, which boast two bedrooms and two baths, feature living room alcoves that can be used as offices or dining rooms, as well as all the features listed above.

Amenities at The Westminster include a fitness center, a rooftop sun deck, a bicycle storage room, a business and internet lounge, and an entertainment lounge. Services include the Related Personal Assistant, move-in coordination, electronic payment, in-home package delivery and more.


The Westminster is located at 180 West 20th Street in Chelsea, one of the city’s most desirable neighborhoods. Chelsea might be known for its art galleries, but that’s not all the neighborhood has to offer. It’s chock full of bars, restaurants and boutiques, and just a few blocks west, you’ll find the celebrity nightlife of the Meatpacking District and even further, the Hudson River. West 20th Street is just a few blocks from the subways at 23rd and 14th Streets, so transportation to the rest of the city is a cinch. You’re also not far from Chelsea Market and Whole Foods – both are just a few short blocks from The Westminster.

Why You Would Want to Live Here

The Westminster has all the amenities you could want and nothing you don’t. Fitness center? Check. Spacious apartments? Check. A sun terrace for those hot summer days? Check. A great downtown Manhattan location? Check. Proximity to the booming nightlife of the Meatpacking District? Check. The Westminster might not be great for large families, but with apartments ranging from studios to two bedrooms, it’s perfect for young professionals who want good looking apartments in an excellent location.