The Ritz-Carlton New York, Battery Park, New York, USA
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A modern and well presented business orientated property, from the respected Ritz-Carlton brand, that offers enviable views across the Hudson River. The interior decor is pleasing and fresh with many autumn shades, whilst there are floor to ceiling windows in many of the communal areas.
Tourists wanting to spend more time in the Downtown area may find this a realistic choice but it is necessary to take the subway train or bus in order to reach the central and Uptown areas.
Conference delegates and business travellers from across the world as it is a well presented luxury option.
On the edge of the Hudson River, overlooking the busy shipping area towards New Jersey, the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. A few local eateries and shops nearby with a wider variety 500m further north towards Rector Place and Ground Zero. Rector Street subway station is 400m away and a bus stop 200m. Open top bus sightseeing users stop 200m away.
The Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island may be reached by boat from Battery Park. Ground Zero and Wall Street are 500m and 700m away respectively. The Chelsea and Greenwich Village neighbourhoods start from 2km (1.2 miles) further north.
Leisure & Entertainment
No daytime or evening entertainment facilities onsite. Many guests make for the eateries, bars and nightclubs of the Chelsea area.
Access & Mobility*
The flat areas outside and the modern layout of the interior make this a viable choice for travellers with a wheelchair. Most New York buses also have facilities for relatively simple wheelchair access.
- A Downtown business orientated base
- Sweeping views across the Hudson River
- A friendly and welcoming atmosphere in the lobby and reception
- Many conference and meeting rooms
- Fine dining restaurant with river views
- Sister property overlooking Central Park
- Food Outlet
- Wifi Chargeable
- Wheel Chair Friendly
- Air Conditioning
- Minibar Fridge
- Disabled Rooms