The hotel is a sleek and elegant boutique property internationally known for innovative style. Please be aware that each individual guest will be responsible for incidental charges to be paid upon departure. To guarantee these charges, the hotel requires a credit card at time of check in. An authorization for the amount of 150 USD per day will be assessed for incidentals. The hotel will be unable to register any guest that is not able to provide sufficient credit to cover their charges upon arrival.No pets are allowed in the hotel.
The hotel is located off Fifth Avenue, in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, just two blocks from Grand Central Station.
This is a distinctive midtown hotel, built in 1898 and was completely renovated in 1989.
The hotel has a very discreet entrance leading into the reception area. At first glance, it appears to be a trendy bar/lounge as the reception desk is somewhat hidden.Inspired by 20th century Nairobi, the lobby features an eclectic mixture of original and vintage furniture; surfaces made from velvets, suede, and furs; and treated brass and aluminum. Just past the lobby, the legendary Round Bar, now known as Bar 44, offers an intimate setting with views extending from the entrance and lobby to the cream-toned leather walls of Brasserie 44, the latest eatery by John McDonald of the acclaimed Lever House