The Library Hotel, New York is a real page turner…..
Looking for an interesting and unusual hotel in New York City? Well the Library Hotel New York is perfect for bookworms. The Library Hotel has ten floors each dedicated to a particular category of the Dewey Decimal System including: literature, the arts, technology etc. the hotel’s 60 rooms are each individually decorated according to the books in the floor chosen category; and of course the rooms are stocked with books from the same category. The rooms and hotel’s public areas hold a total of 6,000 books. The New York Library Hotel offers a number of complementary extras which are included in your hotel rate.
The hotel is quiet small and intimate with mahogany wood paneled walls and deep colors to make the whole place resemble a sophisticated club or reading room. The library’s public areas include a writer’s den, reading room and a poetry garden terrace. The bedding, fittings and décor are all of the finest quality.
The hotel has an American bistro-style restaurant and a rooftop bar called Bookmarks Lounge. Try one of the literature-inspired cocktails and join other guests for the complementary cheese, Prosecco, fresh bread, crudités and wine in the evenings. In the reading room you’ll find complementary coffee, cookies, juice, fruit and snacks throughout the day. At the end of the day the hotel offers evening turn-down service with complementary bottled water and Belgian chocolates.
When you are tired of reading books the hotel provides daily newspapers, a DVD library featuring the top 100 films of the 20th century and there is free access to ANY New York Sports Club in Manhattan. The hotel has free wired and wireless high speed Internet. There is a business center with two computers and a printer at your disposal.
The whole hotel and one of the bedrooms is wheelchair accessible. Families would have to book a Deluxe Room which has a king-size bed and a Junior Suite which has a king-size plus a pullout sofa-bed. The rooms can be joined by a connecting door.
The Library Hotel is situated on the corner of 41st Street and Madison Avenue, a perfect, central location and also not far from the New York Public Library – in case the books in the hotel don’t satisfy you!
Where: 299 Madison Avenue, New York, 10017, United States.
Where to book for the lowest rates: The Library Hotel