Washington Square Hotel

Lower Manhattan Luxury Hotel
Washington Square Hotel #104 of 511 hotels in New York City #104 of 511 hotels in New York City
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103 Waverly Pl New York, NY 10011

Why we like it

  • Founded in 1902, this hotel has a rich New York history
  • Boasts past guests such as the Rolling Stones, Ernest Hemmingway, Bob Dylan, and Albert King
  • Bath products by C.O. Bigelow are reminiscent of a New York standard
  • Treat yourself to a massage or facial at the Serenity Suite NYC spa
  • Enjoy craft cocktails and delicious entrees at North Square Restaurant, a quintessential bistro

What you need to know

  • Breakfast includes the staples, such as bagels, fruit, yogurt, and coffee
  • The rooms are small but comfortable
  • There is no parking on-site, but a garage a block away
  • If you want a room with a view, ask for one facing Washington Park

Popular NYC Features

Walk to Times Square Walk to Central Park Free Breakfast On-site Restaurant On-site Bar Free WiFi Rooftop Bar Smoke Free


Directly across the street from Washington Square Park, this picturesque hotel is surrounded by quaint restaurants, bars, and shops. The nearby subway stop, West 3 St-Washington Sq Station, is serviced by several popular lines that will connect you to the other neighborhoods of Manhattan and beyond.

Property Amenities

Food and drink

  • Free breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Health club

Property services

  • Luggage storage
  • Concierge services
  • Elevator/lift
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke-free property
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Tours/ticket assistance


  • Spa services on site

Shuttles and transportation

  • Airport transportation (surcharge)

Business services

  • One meeting room
  • Computer station

In-Room Amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Desk
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Deep soaking bathtub


  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination

Media and electronics

  • Cable TV service
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls
  • iPod docking station
  • Premium TV channels
  • LCD TV


  • Daily housekeeping

Bedding and linens

  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Pillowtop mattress


Washington Square Hotel

1,846 Reviews #104 of 511 hotels in New York City

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  • 2019 Certificate of Excellence

Recent Reviews

Kelly0908 wrote a review on February 23, 2020 Kenosha, Wisconsin
Trip Type: Friends getaway

Friendly Staff and Great Hotel

The staff was so friendly from the moment we arrived. Everyone in the front lobby were happy and up for conversation. The decor of the hotel is beautiful. The rooms were comfortable and very clean...
LondonOlof wrote a review on February 18, 2020 Vaxholm, Sweden
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One of the best and most friendly and welcoming hotels I have ever stayed at. WSH is a hotel that feels more like a home than a hotel. It was quite obvious that many of the guests have stayed here...
Jeannie B wrote a review on February 13, 2020 Mountainside, New Jersey, Usa
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home again

incredible place. great food and service i lived there for years and felt like I was at home. the rooms are nicely upgraded qnd I had a view of the arch.cant wait to go back again. such a great...


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