New York, New York! Everyone from Jay-Z to Frank Sinatra have vocalized their love for the “city that never sleeps.” What isn’t there to love about NYC? At your fingertips you have Broadway, endless restaurants and shopping, the Yankees, The MET, Central Park and the Rockefeller Centre, just to name a few. With the arrival of spring, we couldn’t think of a better time to start planning a little getaway to the Big Apple. In this expansive city, we know the difficultly you can face when trying to pick the best accommodation. So, we decided to compile a list of 5 great hotel stays in NYC.
1. Gansevoort – Meatpacking District- 18 Ninth Avenue
With panoramic views of Manhattan and the Hudson River, the Gansevoort is the epitome of luxury. Located in the chic Meatpacking District, this hotel has everything for your ultimate stay. Equipped with a rooftop pool, newly furnished rooms, Provocateur Nightclub and the relaxing Exhale spa, we think you will have a difficult time finding any faults during your stay.
2. Yotel- 570 Tenth Avenue
Experience a first-class, Times Square hotel at an affordable price. Yotel’s signature purple lights can be seen throughout every inch of the futuristic hotel including their lounge, rooftop terrace (NYC’s largest outdoor hotel space) and the lobby (also known as “mission control”). Be sure to check out their $40 all you can eat and drink, weekend brunch on the outdoor terrace!
3. The MAve -27th & Madison Avenue
This boutique hotel has a minimalistic feel with sleek bamboo hardwood floors, modern art, brightly painted bathrooms and pristine white duvets. Located on the legendary Madison Ave in the Flatiron District, this hotel is steps from the best shopping and dining NYC has to offer.
4. The Peninsula – 700 5th Avenue at 55th St
The Peninsula New York is a hotel of grandeur and sophistication. Enjoy impeccable cuisine from the Peninsula New York’s signature restaurant, Clement; sip tea at the Gotham Lounge or watch the sun set from the rooftop bar and terrace, Salon de Ning. If you are looking to relax, enjoy some time unwinding pool side or, at the award-winning Peninsula Spa.
Enjoy the loft inspired accommodations of NU Hotel, located in the heart of Brooklyn. This hotel has an authentic artistic vibe with bright colours and urban touches. Each room is outfitted with unique pieces including hammocks, bunk beds and wall murals from NU Perspective artists. This eco-friendly hotel is complete with their own bar and lounge – Misdemeanor, where guests can enjoy Happy Hour before heading to their show at the Barclay Centre. NU Hotel helps you enjoy Brooklyn to the fullest.
We hope you enjoy your stay in New York City and if you have any other hotel recommendations please share in the comments below!