The Hotel 17 is a charming hotel, conveniently located downtown in the Gramercy Park District. Rooms are decorated eclectically. Entertainment Weekly voted Hotel 17 in the top 10 coolest movie locations. Madonna, as well as many other artists, models, and actresses and actors have done photo shoots in many of the hotel's rooms. Many of the rooms are considered to be "miniature studios" by many world renowned photographers and movie directors. A few years ago, Woody Allen filmed his movie "Manhattan Murder Mystery" at Hotel 17. Hotel 17's reigning diva, Amanda Lepore, has done a vast array of music videos for David Bowie and Dandy Warhols, among many other artists.She has done countless numbers of photo shoots for the renowned "David LaChappelle." Amanda as usual, is still hosting many parties throughout Los Angeles, New York, Japan, and in Europe. The hotel's eclectically decorated guest rooms create small worlds of unique elegance, charm and character. World famous, loved by many and admired by all, the rooms are unbelievably wonderful, individual and comfortable. Staying at Hotel 17 is an experience unlike any other. Friendly, knowledgeable and charming, the hotel's well trained staff only adds to the overall experience. The hotel is also close to several area dining, shopping and entertainment venues.
Do bear in mind that this hotel has shared bathroom facilities; in other words, you do not have a private bath/shower in your room.