Gatsby Hotel

Lower Manhattan Hip Hotel
Gatsby Hotel #340 of 513 hotels in New York City #340 of 513 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

176 Reviews #340 of 513 hotels in New York City

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Recent Reviews

muaazc2021 wrote a review on April 06, 2021
Trip Type: Solo travel

Front desk

My stay in the hotel was pretty cool and comfy. Gary was really a big help he was kind and nice and a really cool person. But over all the hotel was nice,clean, and comfy... one of the best service...
amynlo88 wrote a review on March 29, 2021 Berkeley, California
Trip Type: Business

Spring Break at the Gatsby Hotel, New York

First off, I would like to thank Gary and Amina for such a great service at saying "hello and goodbye" every day my partner and I were there. I went to the Gatsby Hotel for spring break (March 2021...
katherinewN1650CA wrote a review on January 09, 2021
Trip Type: Business

Amina was Amazing! She checked me in early and gave me an amazing room! Amina deserves a big bonus from the Gatsby!

Amina was Amazing! She checked me in early and gave me an amazing room. Amina deserves a big bonus from the Gatsby. She was instantly there with a beautiful smile and kind helping hand. Very lucky...


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