UK – USA Business Travel
- Richard Moss
Business hotels in New York is a regular request for our experts here at Your Travel Corporate. The city has a buzzing financial district in lower Manhattan. Here you may find Wall Street and also the World Trade Centers. HSBC, Citi and Santander are just an example of the global banking giants with large offices in the New York financial district.
Our business travel experts have an exceptional level of experience of New York as a business destination. Here are their top 5 business hotel recommendations in the Manhattan area.
The Plaza is a fantastic 5* choice when visiting New York. It’s positioning at the southern point of central park makes for some beautiful views and means of spending precious downtime. All 180 rooms and 102 suites define luxury. Rooms and suites are in neutral hues with adorning gold textures and furnishings. All bathrooms promote a soothing setting for rest and relaxation. The Plaza is the first hotel in the world to feature 24-carat gold plated sinks in every room and suite.
Should you upgrade to a legacy or one-of-a-kind suite, you may expect an altogether different experience. From the highly rated top ten suite in the world, to the all pink suite, tower room or Fitzgerald suite, designed by the Oscar-winning designer on The Great Gatsby.
The Plaza is home to numerous boutique eateries and bars, as well as an iconic afternoon tea and in-room dining options. Additionally, the hotel benefits from world-class shops, health and wellness facilities, a fitness centre and salon. Business facilities include over 21,000 square feet of sleek and functional meeting space, including a grand ballroom. The hotel is a reasonable 30 minute cab or subway ride from the financial district.
W New York (Downtown), is a 4* Marriott hotel within New York’s lower Manhattan financial district. This is a popular business hotel for the nearby New York Stock Exchange, 1 World Trade Centre or Statue of Liberty.
This W hotel boasts a bold design, inventive cocktails and exceptional views from the living room bar and outdoor terrace. Rooms and suites are a minimalistic and contemporary design in clean white with oversized workspaces. Suites benefit from additional space, living areas and quirky furnishings. Most rooms and suites guarantee jaw-dropping views of the city and skyline.
As well as the highly recommended bar, the hotel offers a fitness centre and weekly classes for guests. Business travellers can make use of the 5 sleek and creative meeting and event rooms. The largest space has capacity for up to 200 guests. Creative catering and sensory mood music and scents break the mold of boring meetings.
Lotte New York Palace is effectively two hotels in one. You have the option of the timeless elegance of The Palace, or the contemporary luxury heights of The Towers. All 733 rooms and suites of the palace are decorated in light, natural hues and benefit from a vast amount of space, natural light and luxury amenities. Rooms in The Towers offer sweeping views of the Manhattan skyline. Suites in The Towers are each uniquely decorated with splashes of colour and also feature marble bathrooms and bedside touch-screen technology.
On-site you may find a spa, fitness centre and full-service business centre. This business hotel offers a multitude of services including a dedicated event manager, multi-lingual staff, 24-hour engineering, technical and maintenance support and advanced audio-visual equipment. One-on-one meeting space, mid-size conferences or grand events catering up to 600 people are easy for the attentive hotel staff.
Located in midtown Manhattan, this business hotel in New York is also within 25 minutes of the financial district by cab.
The Chatwal is a luxury collection hotel by Marriott, ideally located in midtown Manhattan, also within a 25 minute cab ride from the financial district. The hotel was built in 1905 by famous architect Stanford White and has most recently been awarded the city’s #1 hotel by the 2018 Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Choice Awards.
All rooms are rich with neutral tones, atmospheric lighting and modern technology. Suites continue the theme but also indulge in bold colours and sleek furnishings, some benefitting from a terrace. The Chatwal is home to The Lambs Club Restaurant and Bar, an ideal location to entertain colleagues or partners on an evening. Other facilities at the hotel include a spa, salon, fitness centre and indoor heated saltwater pool.
For business travellers, this hotel offers two vintage-style venues with up to 59 square metres of combined space. The Art Deco design and ambiance guarantee a truly unique setting for a business meeting in the city.
The Four Seasons Hotel in midtown Manhattan is a modern-deco landmark by architect I.M Pei. It is also only steps away from the iconic Central Park and shops of Madison Avenue. It’s positioning in midtown Manhattan make this business hotel a convenient distance from the financial district.
Some of the largest suites in Manhattan can be found here at the Four Seasons hotel. All accommodations are beautifully decorated with modern furnishings, neutral hues and warm lighting, demonstrating luxury from the first walk through. Additionally, certain suites include a terrace. Our favourite is the Central Park suite where the terrace is a floral and fauna continuation of the park below.
The prestigious Four Seasons hotel also offers a spa, fitness centre, restaurant and cocktail bar. Business travellers can benefit from the services of the business centre. This includes but is not limited to; ballroom or meeting space, valet parking and a dedicated, experienced event team.
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