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The Whitby Hotel

New York, United States

Design-focused hotel with a restaurant, bar, and orangery serving Afternoon Tea, state-of-the-art screening room, and fitness center. Located two blocks from Central Park, the property is steps from the city's top restaurants, galleries, and museums.
The Whitby Hotel
Set in the heart of upper midtown Manhattan, The Whitby Hotel is a luxury hotel celebrating contemporary art and design.

The Whitby Hotel's 86 individually-designed bedrooms and suites have floor-to-ceiling windows, contemporary English style, and interiors designed by Kit Kemp, recognized for her way or arranging spaces with a carefree and colorful spirit. Many of the rooms have private terraces with views of the Manhattan skyline, as well as Bose Soundlink systems, Tivoli Radios, Samsung Smart TVs, Blu-ray DVD players, and bathrooms with granite or marble, dual sinks, walk-in showers, and RikRak luxury bath products. The suites have free standing baths, and the hotel's top floor is dedicated to the Whitby Suite with two master bedrooms, drawing room, and two furnished terraces.

The Whitby Bar & Restaurant has a 30-foot pewter bar and upholstered banquettes. The airy room has warehouse-style windows leading to an orangery with vaulted ceilings and skylight. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, the restaurant also serves traditional Afternoon Tea.

Within the hotel there is a fully-air conditioned gym, state-of-the-art screening room, private dining, and meeting rooms.
Hotel Address:
  • The Whitby Hotel
  • 18 West 56th Street
  • New York, NY 10019
  • United States
Neighborhood(s):
  • Midtown Manhattan: Midtown Manhattan is an area of NYC roughly located betweeen 34th Street and 59th Street in Manhattan. Just a few of the neighborhoods that are also considered part of Midtown include Columbus Circle, Theater District, Murray Hill, Bryant Park, Times Square, Hells Kitchen, NoMad, Turtle Bay, Grand Central, etc
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Location Summary
Set in the heart of upper midtown Manhattan, The Whitby Hotel is located on West 56th Street at 5th Avenue. Located two blocks from Central Park, the hotel is steps from the MOMA, restaurants, galleries, and museums.

Directions to Hotel
The Whitby Hotel is 9 miles from LaGuardia Airport, 15 miles from JFK Airport, and 18 miles from Newark Liberty International Airport.
Awards
Travel And Leisure Award
Banquets & Meetings
Private meeting rooms with flexible formats plus a state-of-the-art screening theater with 130 seats.
Fine Dining On Site
The Whitby Bar & Restaurant has a 30-foot pewter bar and an orangery with vaulted ceilings and skylight, open for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and afternoon tea.
Child Programs
Family-friendly amenities include children's books and board games, along with children's slippers, bathrobes, and toiletries.
Jogging Running
2 blocks from Central Park.
Theatre Museums
A short walk from the MOMA and multiple museums and theaters.
Recommended Rooms
One Bedroom Terrace Suites are on the eighth floor of the hotel overlooking 56th Street with full length windows, guest powder rooms, separate bedrooms and living rooms with a sofa bed, plus bathrooms with deep soaking tubs and separate showers.


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Hotel Amenities
  • - Banquets & Meetings
    - Meeting Space
    - Disabled Access
    - Fine Dining On Site
    - Fine Dining Nearby
    - Fitness Center
    - High Speed Internet
Available Activities
  • - Dining
    - Jogging Running
    - Shopping
    - Theatre & Museums