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What to expect: An excellent choice for business or pleasure, this small and friendly hotel has a long-time staff who make a point of knowing and pleasing guests. Suites provide generous space with plenty of closets and ample room for families.
Amenity highlights: Bryant Park’s Cellar Bar attracts fashionably dressed Manhattanites for after-work and evening socializing and features vaulted brick ceilings, leather banquettes, serving staff dressed in corsets, and DJ or recorded music.
Insider tip: Across the street, leafy Bryant Park features an old-fashioned carousel a restaurant with umbrella-table seating and wireless Internet access. In summer, numerous free events such as concerts, classic movies, and performances by Broadway-show casts are presented.