New York City is home to millions of people in a culturally rich and diverse area. Travelling from one street to another or from one block to another can make you feel like you’ve travelled through to a different country. The city’s sights, smells and tastes are iconic throughout the world because everyone has heard of New York City and everyone knows the big apple. So whether you’ve been here before or you’re just visiting for the first time, New York City has some great hotels. And if you’re someone who uses a wheelchair here are some of the best wheelchair-accessible hotels in New York City.
The Royalton is known as an “urban resort”, a place where guests can come and relax while also being in the heart of New York. Every room here comes with a fully stocked mini bar, flat-screen TV, iPod dock and WiFi access. The rooftop lounge area is amazing so make sure to bring your camera and capture some of those spectacular views of the city. Make sure to also book a treatment at the on-site spa and relax after a day of exploring New York. The hotel offers an elevator and other wheelchair-friendly amenities as well.
Located only a two-minute walk from Central Park the Mandarin Oriental offers a luxury experience in the heart of New York. Every room here offers floor to ceiling windows with amazing city views as well as a 55-inch flat-screen TV and mini bar. The spa centre offers a sauna and massage experience as well as access to the Tea Lounge where guests can relax with a cup of tea and relax before their spa appointment. The Mandarin also offers a 75-foot indoor pool with panoramic views of the city. The hotel is wheelchair accessible.
Located near Bryant Park and the New York Public Library this wheelchair-accessible hotel is large, modern and offers contemporary design in each room. Every accommodation comes with TV, minibar and WiFi access, as well as a kitchenette and some rooms, even come with a balcony. Guests can enjoy complimentary snacks and drinks in their room or enjoy some on-site dining at The Shop.
Located a block away from Central Park, this boutique hotel is wheelchair accessible and features a state-of-the-art designed gym and artistically styled guest rooms. Each accommodation comes with a TV, WiFi access, large marble countertops and a soaking tub with mini TV. The Mark restaurant serves European and international cuisine and Mark’s Bar serves an array of delicious cocktails and classic drinks.
Locate in central Manhattan and just across from Bryant Park, this wheelchair-accessible hotel offers complimentary WiFi and gym access for all guests. The rooms at the Bryant Hotel feature hardwood floors, handmade Tibetan rugs and leather accents throughout the room. Marble countertops adorn the bathroom and toiletries come included. The on-site restaurant Koi offers delicious contemporary Asian-style cuisine and the fitness centre offers a trainer for your workout.
Located on a few minutes away from Bryant Park, the Archer Hotel is wheelchair accessible and offers great service and amenities. Each room comes with free WiFi, TV, safe and mini bar. The Archer is a very elegant hotel with a rooftop bar and restaurant where you can enjoy drinks and food while you marvel at the views of the Empire State Building and the Chrysler Building. The Charlie Palmer offers classic American cuisine and some delicious steaks.
Located in the trendy Lower-East Side this wheelchair-accessible hotel is just like the neighbourhood it is located in; hip and trendy! With a rooftop pool, beer garden and sushi restaurant the Sixty LES hotel is the epitome of New York style modern. Each room is bespoke with contemporary interior design elements and floor to ceiling windows for the ultimate view of New York City. Enjoy gourmet snacks in the mini bar and complimentary bath amenities. The on-site restaurant offers delicious sushi and cocktails in an Izakaya like setting.
Located in the trendy SoHo area, The James is fashionable, stylistic and of course, wheelchair accessible. Each room comes with a flat-screen TV, wood floors and floor to ceiling windows. Guests can enjoy The Sky Lobby which can be accessed by a glass elevator and serves snack and drinks daily while guests can take in the beautiful views. The David Burke Kitchen and Treehouse Bar serves delicious meals and cocktails with views of the Hudson River all served by celebrity chef David Burke.
Located close to Union Square the Hyatt Union Square is wheelchair accessible and each room offers complimentary WiFi, pet-friendly guest rooms, white fresh linens and some rooms even have the option of balcony access. Guests can also exercise at the 24-hour fitness centre with complimentary towel service, fruits, water and even free earphones. The on-site restaurant the Bowery Road serves classic American cuisine served by Chef Ron Rosselli.
Located in Manhattan’s financial district, the Gild Hall is wheelchair accessible and is only a few short blocks away from Fulton Street Subway Station. Each guest has access to WiFi and each room has a flat-screen TV, custom designed wooden furniture and a stocked mini bar. Concierge services can help guests out with whatever needs they may have including valet-parking and information about local spots. On the second floor is the beautiful Lounge la Soffitta, a place where guests can indulge in some Italian wine in a room where the bottles are lined on the walls. The Felice Restaurante serves Italian dishes and is also located in the hotel.
Modern New York
New York is an amazing place but you already know that! There are so many hotels and landmarks, and things to see that even though the size of the place is relatively small, there’s just always something new and cool happening here. With elegant hotels and modern amenities you’ll want to stay here forever, but always make sure to head out and explore.
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