From its marble foyer with fresh florals, chic classical spaces, wood-burning fireplaces, and in-house restaurant to its carefully curated library and sculptures, The Lowell hotel showcases the delicate comforts of a private home in Manhattan.
Built-in 1927 with décor by world-renowned Michael S. Smith, the 17-story hotel has been a landmark in the heart of Manhattan, providing luxury and unparalleled service to the esteemed luminaries of New York City. Since opening its doors among Manhattan’s toniest townhouses on the Upper East Side, The Lowell Hotel remains an iconic landmark that stands timelessly as many seek out this classic hotel for their home away from home when visiting New York City.
With just 74 keys, each room and suite is individually designed with polished oak floors covered in antique oriental rugs and granite-topped kitchenettes, leading many repeat guests to request their favorite room. Among the suites, 14 feature landscaped terraces with sweeping city views and five specialty suites, true Manhattan pieds-à-terre, complete with special touches like de Gournay wallpaper and a library of Assouline books.
How to spend your time
The hotel’s in-house restaurant offers French cuisine with a Moroccan flair at Majorelle, and the perfect martini at Jacques Bar. Unwind at The Club Room, with a sophisticated setting, before exploring Manhattan’s most desirable destinations nearby, from Central Park and the Frick Museum to shopping on Madison avenue and the vibrant entertainment of Midtown.
Fall in love with
The Lowell’s outstanding hospitality, the warmth of a familiar smile, attention to detail, and personalized service throughout the stay make guests feel right at home from when they arrive – and are always greeted by name when they return whether that is weeks or years later!
Expect the unexpected
The Lowell Hotel prides itself on being the only hotel in New York City with wood-burning fireplaces, featured in 33 of the accommodations. There is a concierge on hand to help build a fire, using wood with aromas ranging from calming and therapeutic lavender to the invigorating and restoring scent of rosemary offering the utmost comfort.
The best time to visit
New York City is a true year-round destination, there are perks to each season! Enjoy the outdoors and relax in Central Park during the Summer, feel the buzz of back to school and fashion week in the Fall, the holiday spirit in the Winter, and the Spring for new Broadway shows and restaurants.
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How to get there
John F. Kennedy Airport (JFK) is approximately 50 minutes
LaGuardia (LGA) Airport is approximately 25 minutes
Newark Liberty Airport (EWR) is approximately 50 minutes