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Freehand New York
23 Lexington Avenue, Gramercy, New York, NY 10010, United States of America – Excellent location – show map – Subway Access
Excellent location – rated 9.1/10! (score from 1171 reviews)
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Located in the former George Washington Hotel, once home to many storied writers, musicians and creatives, the Freehand New York features five restaurant and bars, a custom art partnership with Bard College, and design by Roman and Williams.
All units feature a private bathroom with bathrobes, slippers and Argan amenities. You will find water, apples, HD smart TV’s and a safe in every room
The hotel’s restaurant & lobby bar is led by restaurateur Gabriel Stulman’s Happy Cooking Hospitality, known for their family of West Village restaurants. For guests on the go, Matt Kliegman, Carlos Quirarte & Melia Marden have opened a takeout outpost of their popular Noho café, The Smile. Gabriel Orta and Elad Zvi of Bar Lab opened the Broken Shaker on the Freehand New York Rooftop.
Freehand NY is on Lexington Avenue between 23rd and 24th street, within walking distance of Union Square, Midtown, and Flatiron. The 6-subway train is 550 feet away. The Flatiron building is 2,100 feet away and Madison square park is 1,600 feet away. The nearest airport is LaGuardia, 8.9 mi from the Freehand New York.
This is our guests' favorite part of New York, according to independent reviews.
Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.
Most popular amenities
ATM: Need cash? This property has an ATM on site.
4 reasons to choose Freehand New York
- Do you have hairdryer in roomYes! All of our rooms have hair dryers. If you have any issues or need a replacement you can always contact the front desk during your stay!Answered on January 6, 2020
- What makes this a studio? Is there a microwave?The Studio is what we call our largest Queen room category! They average at 235 square ft. and have a nice quiet location on each floor of the buildin...Answered on January 15, 2020
- Would there be any additional chargers for pets?We charge a cleaning fee for any accidents that may occur during your stay. Visit our Front Desk for nearby dog parks and pet friendly restaurants wit...Answered on January 2, 2021
- Do you offer onsite parking? If so, what is the rate?Freehand has partnered with iPark on 3rd avenue. Regular vehicle $40.00 up to 24 hours SUV, Oversize vehicle $45.00 up to 24 hoursAnswered on June 25, 2020
- Can we check bags after check out?Yes! Please see a front desk agent or a bellman in the lobby for assistance while or after you check out to store your luggage as long as you need thr...Answered on January 6, 2020
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Food: Latin American
Most popular amenities
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.
Children & Beds
Children of all ages are welcome.
To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.
Crib and extra bed policies
There's no capacity for cribs at this property.
This property doesn't offer extra beds.
The minimum age for check-in is 18
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
When booking more than 8 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
Freehand New York accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.
The fine print
- High-speed WiFi
- Access to 24-hour fitness center which features Peloton bikes
- Priority seating, based on availability, to F&B outlets
- Access to game room
Please note, the pet fee is $50 per stay.
When booking eight or more rooms, different policies may apply.
Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.
In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property currently isn't accepting guests from certain countries on dates where such guidelines exist.
In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.
In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.
Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).
As a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has temporarily suspended its shuttle services.
Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.
Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.
Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.
Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.
It's not possible to stay at this property for coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.
Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.
FAQs about Freehand New York
Check-in at Freehand New York is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.
Freehand New York is 2 miles from the center of New York.
Freehand New York offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):
- Fitness center
The prices at Freehand New York may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.
Room options at Freehand New York include:
Freehand New York has 1 restaurant:
From the nearest airport, you can get to Freehand New York by:
- Taxi 40min