If you live in one of the rare New York apartments with a private balcony or terrace, consider yourself extremely lucky to have such prime and coveted outdoor space in the city.
While a New York balcony is a sought after – and pricey – amenity, it can also be a challenging space to decorate.
We’ve compiled a list of real life New York balcony examples of all different shapes, sizes and decorating challenges. Hopefully some of these provide inspiration for furnishing your own New York apartment balcony!
40+ NYC Balcony Ideas:
Small or narrow balcony
Small balcony spaces can often be neglected or overlooked due to small, narrow or awkward layouts. With a little creativity, however, you can maximize the functionality of your outdoor area.
Balcony dining areas
Outdoor dining IS possible on balconies – you just have to find the right table for your space and be open to creative layouts.
Privacy, decor and sophistication – can we spend all summer here??
NYC Juliet balcony
Juliet balconies tend to get a bad rap, but they can be fantastic additions to any home, particularly to a bedroom or living room area where you want to bring the outside, inside.