The first time we set eyes on the Big Apple, we stayed very close to where the Innside new york nomad is today, so it already brings back great memories for us. don’t confuse the ‘nomad’ bit for an attempt to ‘hipster’ up what they call their hotel guests, it actually means ‘north of Madison Square Park’. In any case, the property stands in an absolutely fantastic, central location for exploring the length and breadth of Manhattan. Within a few blocks you have the Highline, Greenwich village to the south and union Square to the east. you can even walk for a quintessential tourist selfie in Times Square and enjoy the delights of Hell’s Kitchen. The Innside brand is all about contemporary, clean and convenient stays where location is everything. our standard room here was minimalist, albeit a little on the small side (which is what you may expect from a Manhattan hotel). We’d recommend booking a room on the higher floors as they offer some more spectacular views of the iconic Manhattan skyline.

You could also go the whole hog and book one of the hotel’s unique, spacious suites with outdoor terraces to make the most of the fact that you really are in the heart of the city. A particular highlight of our stay was the Impero Caffè by Scott Conant downstairs in the building, serving an all-day Italian menu. If you are looking for the height of luxury and the very best in personalised service then maybe the Innside experience isn’t for you, but if you want a convenient base to explore nyC and an upbeat, simple, but functional hotel that’s connected to the beating heart of this amazing city, then this could be a perfect match.

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