Clearly there are many great hotels in New York City, but if you want a short list. Our best of the best for a special weekend getaway. Consider The W, The Pierre, The Ritz Carlton Battery Park, and Trump SoHo.

The Ritz Carlton – Battery Park
The Ritz Carlton – Battery Park

The Ritz-Carlton is located in Battery Park and is perhaps one of the most beautiful hotels in New York City. This hotel has 298 guest rooms and telescopes in the status of liberty view rooms. There is also an award-winning restaurant in the hotel called 2West along with a fitness and wellness center. The Ritz-Carlton was the recipient of the 2012 AAA Five Diamond Award and was listed in the Institutional Investor World’s Best Hotels 2011. Each guest room has 400 thread-count Frette linens along with LG HD flat-screen TVS and wireless Internet access. In addition, bath butler and bath menu services are available. Spa facilities with massages are on site along with valet parking and limousine services.

Ritz Carlton Web Site

Trump SoHo New York
Trump SoHo New York

The Trump in Soho New York is another classy hotel in New York City. The hotel features 24-hour in-room dining along with personalized stationary and business cards, upon request. The library features books by Taschen and wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel. Shopping cards are available which are eco-friendly and provide complimentary paperless access to The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal. The hotel has an herb garden, which is used for ingredients in hotel dishes and cocktails. The hotel has 391 guest rooms with floor-to-ceiling windows from the 20<sup>th</sup> floor up. Each room has 42-inch flat screen entertainment and oversize soaking tubs.

Trump SoHo Website

The W
The W

The W is another popular hotel in New York City. Each room has amenities including a 27-inch television, hairdryer, munchies box, tea maker and Terry Cloth Bathrobes. The hotel’s Bloss49 Spa is a 10,000 square foot spa for stress release and 75-minute Blissages to triple oxygen facials. If you travel with your pet, you’ll be happy to know that pets are allowed at the W. Wireless Internet is available throughout the hotel and a fitness center is on site.

The W Website

The Pierre
The Pierre

The Pierre overlooks Central Park and is the U.S. flagship of Taj Hotels. The hotel recently had a $100 million renovation, which has made it even more popular and luxurious. Each room has interactive flat panel televisions and a Bose theatre system with iPod docking station. High-speed wireless Internet is available in each room along with electronic safes. Rooms have high- ceilings and abundant natural light which provides a cozy, warm feel to the room.

The Pierre Website

 

 

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