Hotels on Rivington in New York

by Patrick M. Lind
Rivington Street is located in Manhattan

Rivington Street is located in Manhattan

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Rivington Street runs east-west from Bowery to Pitt Street in Manhattan's Lower East Side (L.E.S.) neighborhood and is the L.E.S.'s restaurant row. Only a couple of hotels have addresses directly on RIvington, but a select few are found nearby within walking distance to it. These range from artsy independents to standard chain hotels.

Hotel on Rivington

The 21-story glass tower Hotel on Rivington stands at the base of the Williamsburg Bridge just a short walk from the Delancy Street F-train station. The hotel collaborated with various international designers to create a vibrant, cutting-edge atmosphere. Floor-to-ceiling windows characterize all rooms, giving guests panoramic views of NYC. Modern amenities like Internet and flat-screen TVs come standard and many rooms have private balconies. The hotel's open-air, rooftop deck provides guests with casual chic place to relax and watch the city. Guests can get their hair and nails done at the onsite luxury boutique salon.

Comfort Inn Lower East Side

The Comfort Inn Lower East Side puts guests on Ludlow Street just off of Rivington Street in a trendy part of town filled with a variety of independent restaurants and bars. Rooms here have a casual appearance and feature traditional amenities as well as flat-screen televisions and free wireless Internet access. Complimentary morning newspapers and a hot breakfast await guests each morning. The hotel's small business center provides fax and copy services. The Delancy Street and Essex Street subway stations are just a short walk from the hotel.

Off Soho Suites

Located at the corner of Rivington and Chrystie Street, across from Sarah Roosevelt Park, the Off Soho Suites offer budget-friendly boutique-style accommodations. Guests have a choice of a economy suite with a shared kitchen and bathroom or a deluxe suite with private facilities and a separate living room that accommodate up to four people. Free high-speed Internet is available throughout the hotel. A small fitness center is available for guests. Numerous offsite eateries lie within just a short distance from the property. The hotel allows pets in some rooms.

Best Western Bowery Hanbee Hotel

Guests of the Best Western Bowery Hanbee Hotel stay near Sarah Roosevelt Park three blocks south of Rivington. Numerous nearby subway stations provide direct connections to points throughout Manhattan and Brooklyn. This nine-story hotel has a modern, artsy design beginning in the lobby and carrying over into the 102 guest rooms. All rooms have a simple stylish decor with dominate whites, wooden floors, HDTVs and wireless Internet access. Larger suites with a couch and sitting are also available. The hotel serves a complimentary breakfast for its guests in the morning and has a fitness center. Free coffee and tea are available in the lobby all day, every day.

About the Author

Patrick M. Lind has been freelance writing since 2007 and has worked as an editor and journalist for He received a Master of Arts in history from the University of Amsterdam in the Netherlands and has traveled extensively throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and Middle East.

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