Need to know
135, including 25 suites.
Midday; later-check out is subject to availability. Check-in, 3pm.
Double rooms from $335.00, 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.
Breakfast is chosen from an à la carte menu.
No smoking (apart from on the fifth floor). Your shoes can be shined and your back can be rubbed – just ask.
At the hotel
Gym, DVD library, valet parking, laundry, free WiFi. In rooms: HD plasma TV, DVD/CD player, iPod dock and stereo system, CO Bigelow toiletries.
Our favourite rooms
The north-facing rooms offer glimpses of the Empire State Building from the comfort of your bed. Number 705, a One-Bedroom Terrace Suite, has a marble-tubbed bathroom that opens directly onto a surprisingly spacious private terrace. Wherever you end up bedding down, you can expect classic NYC-style, with hardwood floors lined with intricate Oushak rugs, marble bath tubs, and oversized factory windows.
A CBGB T-shirt in honour of the Bowery’s punk-rock glory days.
Non-smoking – except in the bar's patio area. As a concession to the Chihuahua-toting crowd, lightweight pets (30lbs or less) are warmly welcomed.
Welcome: high chairs and baby cots are available, and extra beds can be added to larger rooms for $40 a night.
The Bowery works with a nanny service to provide babysitting, from $25 an hour.