Gatsby Hotel

Lower Manhattan Hip Hotel
Gatsby Hotel #339 of 527 hotels in New York City #339 of 527 hotels in New York City
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135 E Houston St New York, NY 10002

Why we like it

  • Simple and quaint, this no-frills hotel offers the standard basic amenities
  • Enjoy room service from the Mezetto Restaurant, the Italian restaurant down the street
  • Rooms are small but comfortable
  • Fuel your adventures with free coffee in the rooms

What you need to know

  • Some travelers have complained about a lack of outlets in the room
  • The amenities are basic, some like this, others don't
  • The lobby and common areas are small, making it more ideal for small groups or individual travelers
  • Located above a Knish deli, be sure to try the delicious pastry it's named after

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


Across the street from Sara D. Roosevelt Park, this hotel is surrounded by a variety of cuisine from the Knish Bakery to Italian restaurants to a ramen shop. There is a subway station, 2 Avenue Station, across the street, which is serviced by lines that connect to Brooklyn and the south side of Central Park.

Property Amenities

Business services

  • Business center

Property services

  • Luggage storage
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Elevator/lift
  • Express check-in
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke-free property
  • ATM/banking
  • Tours/ticket assistance


  • Offsite parking discounted rates available

In-Room Amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • In-room safe
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Desk
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination

Media and electronics

  • Cable TV service
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Premium TV channels


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


  • Daily housekeeping
  • Turndown service

Bedding and linens

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress


Gatsby Hotel

199 Reviews #339 of 527 hotels in New York City

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  • 2021 Travelers Choice

Recent Reviews

Trip63739117804 wrote a review on November 17, 2021 Georgia
Trip Type: Family


This hotel is incredible! Marcella was absolutely the BEST! My stay was for a funeral and Marcella was so sweet, professional and knowledgeable with parking, hotel amenities and just straight...
bethtG1171CC wrote a review on November 15, 2021
Trip Type:

Dirty room

Unfortunately, we had a very unpleasant stay at the Gatsby this past weekend. When I first entered the room, we were greeted by a clump of hair on the floor. The mini-fridge had red liquid in the...
F3813SStimothys wrote a review on November 09, 2021
Trip Type: Solo travel

Another Great Stay

I always stay at the Gatsby when I visit NYC! Great location, and great staff! The staff are very welcoming and accommodating. The rooms are clean and well maintained. Book here it you are visiting...


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