Henley Vaporium E-Cigarette ‘Lounge’ Opens on Cleveland Place

Posted on: September 17th, 2013 at 6:00 am by
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Cigar lounges are nearly all burned out in this city, leaving a void now being filled by e-cigarettes. Or so it would seem.

Two months after a dedicated retail vaping spot opened on Rivington Street (Vape NY), some crosstown competition just sparked to life. Over at 23 Cleveland Place – the confluence of SoHo and Little Italy – electronic cigarette maker Henley opened its inaugural “vaping lounge.” Henley Vaporium offers a social hub, education center, and retail store for customers.

And it already has some early buzz. The Daily News dropped word last week that Benicio Del Toro was spotted there pre-opening looking to purchase the “Rebel” e-cigarette.

This so-called vaporium seems like too much of a fad. What are are the odds this place lasts more than a year?

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