There is an alternative to the big, impersonal hotels when looking for accommodations in New York City. There are some first class Inns and Bed and Breakfasts that give the traveler personal service in a family environment. With as little as 6 guests and the highest being 14, these inns and Bed and Breakfasts give personal service and the inn keepers know their city. They can give you hints on non tourist places to visit, where to find the best restaurants and you have the peace and quite that only a small Inn or Bed and Breakfast can offer. Some of them have breakfast included, some do not, check with them to see if it is available at an additional cost, but the rooms are equipped with a kitchen or kitchenette, and if there is one thing you do not have to worry about it is finding a restaurant in New York City There is at least one on almost every block and some of them will deliver. Check with the Inn. They may have special arrangements with local restaurants. They are definitely worth considering for your next visit. It is a great chance to see how New Yorkers lived in the 19th century.
102 Brownstone, A New York City Bed and Breakfast
102 West 118th street New York
New York 10026
Phone: 212 – 662 – 4223
E-mail: [email protected]
102 Brownstone is a Bed and Breakfast located in historic Harlem and it is a gem. The rooms are elegant and the hospitality great. There are 6 rooms in all and, depending on which one you chose you will get some or all of these amenities Full kitchens, Jacuzzi tubs, Luxury queen sized beds, Complimentary High speed internet service, Wi-Fi, Free local telephone / Answering machine, Cable television and a DVD player and more No meals are included.
1871 House, A New York City Bed and Breakfast
Upper East Side
New York, New York 10021
Fax: (212) 588-0995
1871 house is on the Upper East Side, between Madison and Park Avenues and is an easy walk to Central Park and New York’s famous museum row. There are 8 rooms each with its own bath located in an historic townhouse, built in 1871. Depending on the room you choose, you get some or all of these amenities fully equipped kitchens (fridge, coffee maker, microwave, toaster oven, stove) or kitchenettes (fridge, coffeemaker, microwave, toaster oven), direct-dial private phones with answering machines, A/C, Cable TV, hair dryer, iron, clock radio, irons & ironing boards, free wi-fi high-speed internet. They also have working fireplaces and the Garden Room has its own private garden terrace. No meals included.
Inn New York City, A New York City Bed and Breakfast
266 W 71 St.
New York City, NY 10023
Inn New York City is located in a nineteenth century townhouse on the Upper West Side of Manhattan and it has 4 luxury suites. Depending on the one you choose, you will have a double-jacuzzi on a raised platform, working fireplaces, a private outdoor terrace and /or a baby grand piano. fresh flowers, in-room safe, electric shoe polisher, comprehensive entertainment components including; CD player, VCR, DVD player, cable TV in living room and bedroom, books and magazines, board games, umbrellas, iron and ironing-board. You will receive a complementary bottle of wine and fresh fruit basket upon arrival. Breakfast is included/
The Inn on 23rd, A New York City Bed and Breakfast
131 W 23rd St
New York City, NY 10011
The Inn on 23rd is a Bed and Breakfast located in the Chelsea section of Manhattan, convenient to Greenwich Village, Little Italy, Chinatown and the Financial District. It has 14 rooms all with private baths Amenities include air conditioning, complimentary hi-speed internet access and Satellite TV, two-line phones with voicemail, data port, Business DSL, iron and ironing board, hair dryer, alarm clock and bath amenities. Baby cribs, video players and compact disc players are available upon request. Breakfast is included.