The Maritime Hotel

363 West 16th Street - Chelsea Map
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363 West 16th Street

The Maritime Hotel is a hip luxury boutique hotel located steps away from some of New York's most chic boutiques and coolest nightclubs. Rooms here resemble luxurious ship cabins, with burnished teak paneling, sea-blue drapes and bed accents, and lar... more

The Maritime Hotel is a hip luxury boutique hotel located steps away from some of New York's most chic boutiques and coolest nightclubs. Rooms here resemble luxurious ship cabins, with burnished teak paneling, sea-blue drapes and bed accents, and large porthole windows that face the Hudson River skyline. In keeping with the nautical conceit, the rooms are compact, but well-designed, with built-in furniture, so that all the necessities like storage space, work desk and TV (flat-screen) easily fit into the small space. Wireless internet is available throughout the hotel. While there is no gym, guests are given passes to the nearby New York Sports Club. The hip factor here is thanks largely to the reputation and creative energy of the Maritime's owners, nightlife impresarios Eric Goode and Sean MacPherson who deliver a jetset crowd nightly in the hotel's expansive public spaces. In fact, the hotel's various venues, from the La Bottega restaurant to the Hiro nightclub and the phenomenal Japanese restaurant Matsuri are all worth a visit. After a late night out on the town or perhaps just wandering around the nearby ultra-trendy Meatpacking District, return to your luxury liner a/k/a ... more

The Maritime Hotel is a hip luxury boutique hotel located steps away from some of New York's most chic boutiques and coolest nightclubs. Rooms here resemble luxurious ship cabins, with burnished teak paneling, sea-blue drapes and bed accents, and large porthole windows that face the Hudson River skyline. In keeping with the nautical conceit, the rooms are compact, but well-designed, with built-in furniture, so that all the necessities like storage space, work desk and TV (flat-screen) easily fit into the small space. Wireless internet is available throughout the hotel. While there is no gym, guests are given passes to the nearby New York Sports Club.

The hip factor here is thanks largely to the reputation and creative energy of the Maritime's owners, nightlife impresarios Eric Goode and Sean MacPherson who deliver a jetset crowd nightly in the hotel's expansive public spaces. In fact, the hotel's various venues, from the La Bottega restaurant to the Hiro nightclub and the phenomenal Japanese restaurant Matsuri are all worth a visit. After a late night out on the town or perhaps just wandering around the nearby ultra-trendy Meatpacking District, return to your luxury liner a/k/a hotel and relax in style.

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363 W 16th St, New York City, NY 10011-5902
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Recent Reviews:
Thecatlvt
Herndon, Virginia
Trip type:
Business
Funky, upscale hotel
Jul 25, 2019
What a interesting place. It's of course ship themed hence the round porthole windows in your room. The rooms are also not sharp angled, they all look like mini rooms... more »
Nicole M
DeWitt, Michigan, United States
Trip type:
Family
Stay here.... fantastic hotel in the heart of Chelsea
Jul 23, 2019
Right after we book our airplane tickets to come to the city... I always go to the Maritime to secure my room. My children think of the Maritime as their... more »
Boston256
Boston, Massachusetts
Trip type:
Couples
Just like an obstructed view cruise room
Jul 20, 2019
Tiny bathroom, tiny room, porthole window that looks out onto the concrete wall 4 feet outside. Very clean with bath robes. Just like my Carnival Cruise room but way more... more »
RJZAR
Very personalized and accommodating to every request and need. Wonderful staff and wonderful experience.
Jul 8, 2019
This is a top tier boutique style hotel and measures with the best. The staff is friendly, cheerful, professional, and accommodating. The hotel provides all essential amenities and is located... more »
SJTmelb
Melbourne, Australia
Trip type:
Family
Perfect location, great stay
Jul 7, 2019
We wanted to stay right near the Chelsea Market to be close to a friend’s apartment. This hotel was perfect. It was an oasis in the middle of the busy... more »
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The Maritime Hotel is located in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan. Once a mixed, low-income neighborhood on the West Side, Chelsea has become a focal point for artists and galleries. It has a wide reputation as Manhattan's gay mecca, and while that has historically been true, rising acceptance of the gay lifestyle—and soaring rents—has led to a dissipation of the community in the neighborhood. These days, Chelsea is, very simply, a bastion of affluence more than any other social status, with the conversion of many apartment buildings to condos and co-ops and the on-rush of multimillion-dollar brownstones and lofts. In the ever-northward shift of Manhattan's masses, the high prices of Greenwich Village and Christopher Street area (which has boasted a large LGBT community since the 1960s) led many to head north to Chelsea in the late 1980s. In that migration, many have already moved on from Chelsea to the northern climes of Hell's Kitchen and Washington Heights, or east to Brooklyn. While Eighth Avenue between 14th and 23rd Streets formerly had one of New York’s highest concentrations of gay-operated restaurants, stores, cafes, the population transfer changed the demographics once again—you'll find much higher concentrations in Hell's Kitchen nowadays.

The Chelsea art scene blossomed thanks to the conversion of garages and warehouses between Tenth and Twelfth Avenues, and likely will become a victim of its own success. What SoHo and the 57th Street area lost in stature has been Chelsea’s gain, and almost all the well-established flagship galleries make Chelsea their base. How did it all begin? In 1987, the Dia Center for the Arts—later known as Dia: Chelsea—became one of the pioneers in the area, establishing its main exhibition facility on West 22nd Street. Ironically, after opening its flagship museum Dia: Beacon upstate, it was left without a Manhattan presence. Plans to move down to Greenwich Village and abut the new High Line elevated park were scuttled, and the Whitney instead grabbed the valuable tract that once appealed to Dia. Of course, the High Line further increased property values, thus begetting additional high-rises between Tenth Avenue and West Street, which in turn brought in starchitects like Frank Gehry and Jean Nouvel, whose creations can be seen soaring from the earth along West Street. You can learn more about these in our new architecture of Manhattan walking tour.

While the ethnic diversity of Chelsea was once truly enviable, the neighborhood still remains one of only a few places where housing ranges from high-rise public housing projects to single-family brownstones to new glass condominiums—even on the same block! Some of Manhattan’s most affordable rent-stabilized apartments can be found between Seventh and Ninth Avenues. The historic district has some fine examples of nineteenth-century city dwellings, and small gardens and flowering trees abound. If you think the grounds of General Theological Seminary (440 West 21st Street) look familiar, that's because it is frequently functions as a set for the TV show Law & Order! Even seminaries have to make money, and thus G.T.S. (as it's known) demolished its former entrance on Ninth Avenue to make way for (what else?) luxury condominiums. At its Tenth Avenue entrance, G.T.S. created one of Manhattan's most charming niche hotels, the Desmond Tutu Center, named after the great South African archbishop.

Speaking of hotels, Chelsea has no shortage of great places to stay and to eat. On Tenth Avenue you'll find the renowned tapas of Tia Pol and its offshoot El Quinto Pino just two blocks away. There's the upscale Cookshop nearby, and further south on Tenth Avenue you'll find the Iron Chef's Morimoto at the great Chelsea Market, also home to Buddakan on the Ninth Avenue side.

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Superior Room 1 Queen Bed

1 Queen Bed

Internet - Free WiFi

Entertainment - Flat-screen TV with cable channels and pay movies

Food & Drink - Refrigerator, minibar, and 24-hour room service

Sleep - Premium bedding and a down duvet

Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathtub or shower, designer toiletries, and a hair dryer

Practical - Safe, free newspaper, and iron/ironing board; rollaway/extra beds and free cribs/infant beds available on request

Comfort - Air conditioning and daily housekeeping

Non-Smoking

 

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  • Hair Dryer
  • InHouse Bar
  • Meeting Rooms
  • MiniBar In Room
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