Gatsby Hotel

Lower Manhattan Hip Hotel
Gatsby Hotel #354 of 511 hotels in New York City #354 of 511 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

168 Reviews #354 of 511 hotels in New York City

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Recent Reviews

poshkidsmag wrote a review on August 07, 2020 New York City, New York
Trip Type: Business

The best place to stay!

I stayed there for two and a half months before and it was perfect. It was my first choice when I came back to NYC. I highly recommend it if you are visiting NYC! Ask for a high floor so you don’t...
pranair wrote a review on May 03, 2020 Elmhurst, New York
Trip Type: Business


I stayed at the Gatsby for 2 weeks due to business under Pandemic Crisis.Front desk was lovely and super helpful ( the dreadlock dude ) very fascinating guy and his attitude talks itself. He is well...
mattpelletier wrote a review on February 10, 2020
Trip Type: Friends getaway

Great value

I enjoyed my stay here. All front desk employees were friendly. My room was reasonably priced and clean. Check out was at 11, but they let me keep my stuff there later, which was convenient and I...


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