The Octagon

888 Main Street   |   Roosevelt Island

The Octagon on Roosevelt's Island North End features 500 rental units in two wings that are connected to the landmarked eight-sided rotunda – hints the name The Octagon. Apartments, ranging in size from studios to 3 bedrooms, feature granite countertops and stainless steel appliances and unbeatable views of the East Side skyline of Manhattan as well as the East River. The Octagon boasts hotel-style service with country club recreation. Such amenities include, 24-hour concierge, maid service, swimming pool, six tennis courts, 2,200 square-foot fitness center, waterfront park, daycare center and a business center. Many apartments also have washer and dryers in the unit. Select apartments also feature rooftop decks.

Roosevelt Island is filled with parks and waterfront recreation. With subway service direct to Manhattan and Queens as well as a tram service to Manhattan, getting to and from Roosevelt Island is a breeze. The original structure, The Octagon, first opened in 1841 as an island retreat and it now serves as a retreat for those that call it home.

The Octagon has achieved a Silver LEED rating and features a 2-acre ecological park landscaped with indigenous plants and rooftop photovoltaic panels. Additionally, the underground parking maximizes green space and promotes Roosevelt Island's pedestrian friendly culture. The Octagon on Roosevelt Island is definitely a building not to be missed. Inquire today!

1 Bedroom Apartment Information

Starting at $2,550 per month
Floorplans A B C D

2 Bedroom Apartment Information

Starting at $3,150 per month
Floorplans A B C D

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Apartment Info


  • Walk-In Closet
  • Stackable Washer and Dryer
  • Spacious Closet
  • Self-Controlled Heat and A/C
  • Oversized Windows
  • High-Speed Telecommunications
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Floor-to-Ceiling Windows


  • Stainless Steel Fixtures
  • New/Renovated


  • Stainless Steel Appliances
  • Granite Countertops
  • Gourmet Chef's Kitchen
  • Fully-Equipped Kitchen
  • Dishwasher

The Octagon Info


Year Converted


Number of Apartments


Number of Floors


Building Access



Becker and Becker Associates


Alexander Jackson Davis

Service Level

Full Service Concierge


Pre-war Mid-rise

Building Amenities:

  • Valet Service
  • On-Site Grocery Store
  • Lounge
  • Library
  • LEED Certified
  • Laundry Service
  • Hotel Service
  • Health Club
  • Full Service Garage
  • Doorman
  • Day Spa
  • Concierge
  • Children’s Playroom
  • Attended Lobby
  • 24-Hour Concierge

Building Features:

  • Tennis Court
  • Screening Room
  • Roof Deck
  • Pool
  • Oversized Windows
  • Laundry Room
  • Garden
  • Fitness Center
  • Elevator
  • Business Meeting Room
  • Billiard Room
  • Bike Room
  • AC and Self-Controlled Heat