The Philippe Starck-designed Royalton, with recently re-mastered interiors by Charlotte Macaux, is at home in a century-old building on West 44th Street near Bryant Park.
Book a deluxe room which features built-in banquettes, bathrooms with large tubs and rainfall showers and lush down comforters.
Have a hickory-infused Woodford Reserve Old Fashioned at Bar 44 in the lobby.
44 W 44th St, New York, NY 10036. +1 212 869 4400.