The first INNSIDE by Meliá hotel to open in North AmericaMeliá Hotels International will launch its first property in New York City in March 2016. Located at 132 West 27th Street between 6th and 7th Avenue, INNSIDE New York NoMad is within easy access of the city’s iconic landmarks and attractions, including New York Highline, Times Square and Madison Square Gardens.
INNSIDE New York NoMad will boast 313 spacious guest rooms, with neutral contemporary interiors and accents of colour, along with oversized floor to ceiling windows, which offer natural light.
The hotel has eight suites, including three unique terrace suites, with breathtaking views of New York’s skyline and the Empire State Building. Each room will offer sleek in-room amenities, including a Nespresso coffee machine, 42” flat screen TV with USB and Bluetooth connectivity and complimentary minibar. Bathrooms will feature a spacious rain shower, bath tub and a range of SAMPAR products, made with active natural ingredients.
INNSIDE New York NoMad will have access to several major subway lines. Located in the up and coming NoMad district (North of Madison Square Park), guests will be able to explore the area renowned for antique galleries and weekend flea markets, as well as a number of popular nightlife spots.
The property will offer a signature restaurant, Impero Caffé by Scott Conant, including an outdoor garden terrace, with distinctive New York and Italian influences. Managed by celebrity chef, Scott Conant, Impero Caffé is set to become the city’s new destination restaurant, as well as a cosy neighbourhood spot. Open for lunch and dinner, it will serve elevated bistro-style Italian cuisine, including fresh pasta, risotto and seafood. The lobby bar will serve an extensive range of cocktails, from old-fashioned drinks to seasonal hand-crafted beverages, in a cool and modern setting.
Gabriel Escarrer, Vice Chairman and CEO of Meliá Hotels International, said: “Establishing a presence in New York City has always been a dream for Meliá Hotels International, and the INNSIDE New York Nomad will be a great foundation as we look to continue our expanded growth into the North American market in 2016. New York, one of the biggest tourist destinations for both business and leisure travellers in the world, is perfect for our Innside by Meliá brand, and we are thrilled to see this project come to life”
With two intimate meeting rooms, INNSIDE New York NoMad offers flexible meeting space for social or business gatherings, with a capacity of up to 95 people. The hotel also provides a versatile meetings programme to encourage creativity. It includes fitness balls, high tech SMART boards, built-in audio-visual equipment, comfortable furniture and an all-inclusive mini-bar and coffee station, as well as soft drinks and healthy snacks.
INNSIDE by Meliá is an urban lifestyle hotel that caters to savvy business and chic leisure travellers. It is one of the hotel group’s fastest growing brands across Europe and the Middle East, fusing efficient service, contemporary design and the latest technology to create a sleek guest experience.
Rooms at INNSIDE New York NoMad start from $249.