About Hotel Vetiver, Long Island City, New York
Hotel Vetiver, a luxury boutique hotel in Long Island City, offers all the style and excitement of Manhattan without the Manhattan price tag. Located on the Queens side of the 59th Street Bridge, the Long Island City neighborhood allows visitors a unique – less touristy – experience, served up with those quintessential New York City skyline views.
Long Island City’s sweeping Manhattan views, low rents and abundant warehouse spaces have been attracting artists and creatives for more than a decade. In recent years, the trendy neighborhood has become a hotel hot spot, as guests trade the congestion of Midtown for skyline views and cheaper prices, just one subway stop from Manhattan. Long Island City’s other advantages include quick trips to La Guardia and Kennedy airports; new restaurants and parks that have joined nearby cultural attractions like MoMA PS1, the Museum of the Moving Image and Socrates Sculpture Park; and proximity to film and television production facilities like Silvercup Studios. Nearby Astoria offers an eclectic dining scene, great shopping and pedestrian-friendly streets. Just one block from the N and Q train lines, Hotel Vetiver is perfectly situated for visitors interested in hitting all of the city’s top attractions.
Hotel Vetiver is more than just a great location; the hotel is small (only sixty-two rooms), but it’s big on space and personality, decorated with colorful accent walls, artful lighting and chandeliers and plush rugs. Each room is appointed with a cozy bed dressed with soft linens, cable TV, iPod docking station, complimentary Wi-Fi, a spa-style bathroom and a balcony with views of Manhattan. Condo rooms feature a small refrigerator, stovetop and all the necessary kitchen tools to dine in. Guests can also avail of the on-site fitness room, business center and outdoor patio, and lounge late into the night in the hotel’s tapas bar.
Complimentary breakfast includes buttery pastries, yogurt, cereal, authentic New York bagels and fresh juice and coffee.
Did you know?
Long Island City is brimming with opportunities for viewing innovative art: 5 Pointz, MoMA PS1, the Noguchi Museum and Sculpture Center are all within a one-and-a-half mile radius of the hotel.
This hotel is an ideal choice for travelers who are looking for unique decor and boutique-hotel charm without the Manhattan price tag. This boutique spot is a great choice for travelers who prefer a more authentic experience, off the beaten tourist track.
Hotel Vetiver, Long Island City, NY Location Information:
29-11 39th Ave.
Long Island City, NY 11101
Crudos Bar, adjacent to the hotel lobby, offers a selection of paninis, artisan cheeses, cured meats and imported beer and wine, from 5pm-midnight.
- 24 hour front desk
- ATM Machine
- Business Center
- Cable/Satellite TV
- Fitness Center
- Non-Smoking Facility
- Room Service
- Security Guard