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Freehand New York Hotel

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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“bunk beds”(5 reviews)
“rooftop bar”(10 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star Hotel
The latest Freehand has recently opened in NYC’s Flatiron neighborhood. It will take over the former George Washington Hotel, which has a history as a home for creatives. That legacy will live on in The Freehand Fellowship: the hotel is launching a program in partnership with Live Arts...
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Special Price: Brand NEW hotel 15% off
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Location and contact
23 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10010-3790
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10,2 km to La Guardia Airport
486 restaurants are within a 0,5 km radius
1.0 km from Empire State Building
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Since the first foot I've stepped here, the hotel Freehand impressed me. The hotel it's absolutely cute and charming in every way and detail, especially because of the crew who works there, that made every effort to make everything pecial!! I recommend to everyone to...More

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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Had a great weekend staycation here. Was in a King Size room that was cozy without feeling too small. Cool vibes that felt almost mediterranean and nautical. Tons of cool art, even the light fixtures were custom porcelain pieces. The bar and restaurant were fantastic...More

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Response from Abiye A, Front Office Manager at Freehand New York HotelResponded 6 February 2018

Hi Tyler, Thank you for taking the time to share experience with us! Freehand really does have something for everyone and we’re so pleased to see that your stay was special. We hope to see you again soon for another great stay! Warm Regards,

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My partner and I stayed at the Freehand for 3 nights this July and we were blown away! The hotel has such an artsy and cool vibe, even in the bedrooms. The service was great, the food was delicious, and the staff were so lovely...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Booked the Freehand for three nights about a month ago. On its Website, I saw under "Special Offers," one that read "B-Fast." Complimentary breakfast if you book the room through that Offer box. So I did. Price was $833, printed the receipt. Happy. Three days...More

Thank Augustus K
Reviewed 2 days ago

I’m not one to complain, but nevertheless feel obliged to report that this spot is essential a cool restaurant/lounge with lodging attached. Attention to hotel guests is, to put it mildly, secondary, at best. To give a more specific/nuanced response, since I was only a...More

Thank Amanda M
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Top amenities
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Laundry Service
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$186 - US$462 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#199 Luxury Hotel in New York City
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$186 - US$462 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#199 Luxury Hotel in New York City
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Northerlad
13 July 2018|
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Response from Dorothy K | Reviewed this property |
It's around the corner from the 23rd Street 6 train, which can connect you to 14th street union square station which has the 4/5/6, N/Q/W/R and L train. The L train can then connect you to the 1/2/3, F/M/B/D, and the A/C/E... More
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22 June 2018|
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Response from Stligochu | Reviewed this property |
Download the app SpotHero for best parking options. It will show you a map with all private and public parkings that people is willing to offer where they are not in town or for the hours they do not use it. I always book... More
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WelshLady75x
3 March 2018|
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Response from ltsolet | Reviewed this property |
Recent stay there was great. Nearly silent operation (HVAC). Kept a steady 68*F/20*C.
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"Don't stay there. Stay at the Lex or Park. They're honest places."
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"Noisy room (windows don't isolate well), ask for a quiet room away from the street side."
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"as high as possible so the drilling noises of the construction around the hotel"
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"Don't book on the 17th floor unless you like listening to the bass from a rooftop bar"
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