At the heart of Midtown Manhattan, W New York boasts an ideal location to uncover the sights and sounds of The Big Apple. This glamorous, urban hotel features innovative and sleek interiors with all of the modern touches to make an unforgettable stay.
Each of the stylish guest rooms create the perfect space to relax after an exciting day exploring the city. Unwind at Bliss 49 Spa with a rejuvenating treatment and soak up the vibrant atmosphere while sipping cocktails at the candlelit lounge, Whiskey Blue. Taking advantage of the elite Whatever/Whenever service is also a must.
Within walking distance are some of New York's most famous landmarks including Grand Central Terminal, Rockefeller Center, and the bright lights of Times Square. Not forgetting the world-class theatre district and designer shops.
W New York has an abundance of on-site facilities, including: FIT Gym, lounge and bar, restaurant, W the Store designer shopping, and the superb Whatever/Whenever service - there to cater to your every need, no matter how big or small.
There's also: 24-hour welcome desk, laundry and dry cleaning service, luggage storage, valet service, florist, and a babysitting service.
Food, drink & entertainment
You don't have to leave the hotel to experience gourmet cuisine. Enjoy a modern twist on authentic favourites at The Heartbeat Restaurant for breakfast, lunch and dinner. For a taste of Manhattan nightlife, head to Whiskey Blue and enjoy a signature cocktail or vintage scotch at the traditional mahogany bar, or grab a booth and sample the delicious light bites.
Sport, games & activities
For guests who wish to keep up with their exercise regime, this Manhattan hotel hosts a fully-equipped FIT Gym with state-of-the-art equipment.
Bliss 49 Spa features: massage and body treatment rooms, steam room, mani-pedi stations, personal steam showers, saunas, and a retail boutique. Guests can also enjoy flat screen TVs, DVDs and even a brownie buffet.
W New York offers a range of room types, adorned with contemporary decor and modern facilities, including: W Signature feather bed (with Goose down comforter, feather pillows and 350 thread count sheets), bathroom with shower, backlit mirror, Bliss bath amenities, bathrobes, hairdryer, minibar, tea and coffee making facilities (upon request), iron and ironing board, laundry bag, daily newspapers, individual climate control, flat screen TV with in-room movies, iPod ready clock radio, telephone, safe, and Wi-Fi (charges apply). In-room dining is also available 24-hours a day.
Ever evolving and ever electric, New York is a timeless city that’s always alive with amazing things to see and do. First up there’s the iconic skyline, with its dizzyingly tall skyscrapers and buildings you’ll recognise from the movies. Then there’s the non-stop nightlife: from Times Square bright lights to Broadway musicals, world class clubs to hip little hangouts.
Manhattan has got retail therapy well and truly covered, with everything from huge department stores to thrift store chic. Delicious food, gorgeous green spaces and galleries galore – there’s so much to pack into a break in the city that never sleeps. Just walking along the pavements and soaking up the unmistakable Big Apple vibe is a treat in itself.
New York is one of those places that everyone should visit once – and many people keep going back time and time again.
New York’s climate has clearly defined seasons, with hot summers and chilly winters. Visit in spring and autumn for warm days. The build up to Christmas is atmospheric and often snowy; wrap up warm and you may see Manhattan dusted in snow.
Sightseeing, shopping, wandering around taking it all in... New York is definitely an action-packed destination. If you’re looking for a culture fix, you’ll find some of the best museums and galleries in the world here, with ever-changing exhibitions and shows. Shop for bargains in discount stores, head to the massive flagship stores of Times Square, visit iconic department stores or head into Soho or over to Williamsburg for cutting edge fashion and thrift store chic. Take a lift to the top of the Empire State Building or the Rockefeller Centre, hop on the Staten Island ferry and snap that skyline, meander through contrasting neighbourhoods or simply loll around in Central Park. New York is whatever you want it to be.
New York’s rich cultural heritage means the city has restaurants from pretty much anywhere in the world. You can taste some of the best pasta in the world in Little Italy, or amazing noodles in Chinatown. For a real culinary treat, book a table at one of the city’s many top notch, celebrity chef-owned eateries. Don’t miss breakfast in a basement diner; it’ll set you up for the day. And grab a hot pretzel or a pizza slice from a street cart; they’re pretty much essential ingredients to a good New York trip.
Live jazz, big name gigs, chic clubs, glamorous cocktail lounges, basement bars, hip hideaways, huge nightclubs; whatever your nightlife scene, there’s a hangout to suit you in the city that never sleeps. Buzzing, forward thinking and eclectic: nightlife in New York is like nowhere else on earth.
It is your responsibility to ensure you have the correct travel insurance and vaccinations and / or special medication for your destination. Please consult your GP for advice at least one month ahead of travel. It is essential that you meet the visa and passport requirements for your chosen destination. Visit the Foreign & Commonwealth Office (http://www.fco.gov.uk) website for up to date entry requirements listed by country.
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