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Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Yotel Hotel Welcomes First Guests in Hell's Kitchen

The Yotel overcame a few technical glitches and earned positive reviews from its first wave of guests.

Manhattan »

Manhattan's Coolest Pools for Summer

From swank rooftop refuges to free public pools for the whole family, these swim spots have something for every budget.

Midtown & Theater District »

Muse Hotel Agrees to Silence Bellhops' Whistles

Residents say their block has been besieged by the shrill sound of whistles blown by bellhops at the Midtown hotel.

Midtown & Theater District »

IMF Chief Awaits Arraignment After Alleged Midtown Sex Attack

Dominique Strauss-Kahn also faces unlawful imprisonment charges in the alleged attack on a maid.

Midtown & Theater District »

I.M.F. Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn Arrested for Alleged Midtown Sex Attack

Strauss-Kahn, 62, who was yanked off a flight at JFK Saturday, allegedly attacked a maid at a Midtown hotel.

Midtown & Theater District »

New Developers Sign on to Reopen Donnell Library

After years of stalled construction, Orient-Express Hotels will sell its rights to the Donnell Library site.

Midtown & Theater District »

New Condo-Hotel Complex in the Works For Donnell Library

Plans to build a new library will not be impacted by any deal, a library spokeswoman said.

Midtown & Theater District »

Portuguese Model Considering Insanity Defense in Brutal Hotel Murder

A lawyer for Portuguese model and accused killer Renato Seabra, 21, said he is considering a psychiatric defense.

Midtown & Theater District »

Bellhop Whistles Drive Some Midtown Tenants Mad

Some residents are considering suing the Muse Hotel on West 46th Street because of noisy whistling.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

Mondrian SoHo Hotel Opens on Crosby Street

The Mondrian SoHo hotel, designed by Benjamin Noriega Ortiz, opened on Crosby Street Tuesday.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Stanley Bard Looks to Buy Hotel Chelsea

Stanley Bard, who was ousted as the Hotel Chelsea's manager in 2007, is reportedly looking to buy the hotel.

Midtown & Theater District »

Dueling Union Protests Baffle Midtown Tourists

Two union demonstrations on the same block have had tourists wondering whether they've stumbled onto a movie shoot.

Manhattan »

Plaza Hotel Equips Guest Rooms With iPads

The hotel is equipping all of its rooms with iPads, which can be used to control lights, heat and even order room service.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Hells Angels Barricade Bench in East Village

The Hells Angels motorcycle club added a bench guard to keep passerby from treating the seating as their own.

Downtown »

Goldman Sachs Unveils Plans for Battery Park City Luxury Hotel

The former Embassy Suites hotel will reopen as a luxury Conrad with new restaurants and retail.