Need to know
77 rooms: 44 standard rooms, 16 deluxe rooms, 12 studios, one studio suite and four one-bedroom suites.
Check-in is 3pm, check-out 12 noon. Some flexibility on request, according to availability.
Double rooms from $193.50, excluding tax at 14.75 per cent. Please note the hotel charges an additional local city tax of $3.50 per room per night on check-out.
Rates are seasonal and vary weekday to weekend.
At the hotel
CD/DVD with big library, wall-mounted 42-inch plasma screen in suites. Frette bathrobes, Red Flower products. Passes to nearby fitness centre, in-room yoga instruction and massage, personal trainer, personal shopper, concierge, valet parking.
Our favourite rooms
Deluxe rooms face onto 56th Street, with lots of light and floor-to-ceiling windows. The Studio Suite is on the 15th floor, with a deep tub in a big bathroom. The 900-square-foot Duplex Suite has a vast terrace with walnut floors and a wow of a view.
A warm coat and snow boots in winter.
Small dogs permitted (25lb and under), with a waiver to sign on check-in in case of not-so-little accidents.
Children are welcome; nanny services, free cots for babies, plus games and DVDs are available. No connecting rooms.