Celebrate 120 years of hospitality at Kixby NYC

By: Jane Smith New York City celebrates one of its longest-running hotels in 2023. Kixby NYC is Midtown

by: Gene Smith

New York City celebrates one of its longest-running hotel properties in 2023. Kixby NYC is a muted Art Deco Midtown dream, an elegant hideaway that embodies New York City’s dark allure in a polished and sophisticated way. The building celebrates its 120th birthday next year, marking a historic lifetime in the heart of Manhattan. Previous locations have included the Collingwood Hotel, a luxury hotel that resided in its 35th Street home more than 100 years ago, known for its Gilded Age charm and touches of mystery.

To bring the hotel into the modern age, the Kixby app is ready for you to download. Future and existing guests can handle reservations, special requests and messages to the hotel from the ease of the app. Once you arrive, check the virtual room card in the Kixby app.

This blend of old and new represents the effortless balance New York brings to its industries, by acknowledging the place of architectural longevity with the opportunity it offers its residents. In other words, Kixby is ready to host.

Luxury accommodation is within your reach in Kixby NYC

One hundred and ninety-five rooms equipped with elegant modern touches await guests of the Kixby. The hotel opened its doors in 2019, bringing a new take on old New York comforts. Manhattan’s lively personality is reflected in the wired industrial goods that accompany the soft, vintage color schemes in each room. Light blue walls and beige bedding pair with wrought iron furniture with brass accents. Each bed is decorated with elegant sheets and a luxurious mattress. In-room technology brings the hotel to the fore in comfort, such as USB ports, numeric keypads,

Additional facilities include a fitness center and continental breakfast available on Lot 15 for participating guests.

Gear up with food and drink in Kixby NYC

Kixby’s libation scene blends classic names with exclusive pockets.

Lot 15 A welcome scene in the Kixby Lobby. Surrounded by glossy black detail work and ornate gold textiles, the dimly lit bar is an inviting retreat any time of day. Custom cocktails complement the distinctive curves and edges of the abstract art that adorns the walls, and the modernity that adjoins the hotel provides a refreshing contrast to the city’s proper district.

The Lookup Rooftop only offers a 12th story show three months out of the year, pairing pristine views with the atmosphere of the bar next door. Glossy pastel furnishings and comfortable seating are available for guests only, adding to the casual atmosphere with a touch of individuality.

Famous drinks are mixed at Black Tap, a New York City-inspired burger joint in a bright dive bar in the Herald Square district. This location features the world’s first freestanding shake mixing spot, where avid guests can watch their creations come to life before their eyes.

Enjoy equal historic district

Kixby is located steps away from New York’s iconic heyday boroughs. The area is busy and offers more than just shopping and dining to pass the time. A number of historic buildings that house international names in fashion and country consulates surround the area. The Empire State Building and Times Square live just blocks away, among a wealth of architectural marvels begging to be explored.

Herald Square is the closest in close proximity. The blocks—which actually exist as two triangular pieces—contain the largest Macy’s Department Store in the country, and are the site of the annual Macy’s Day Parade.

Just around the corner is Keens Steakhouse, a royal restaurant with a rich history of theater and presiding and “the largest collection of church pipes in the world” on display. For a little more fashion indulgence, the flagship location for Tiffany & Co. In the eponymous Tiffany and Company building. Just wandering around the neighborhood yields more unique combinations to enjoy across communities with household names.

Make your NYC connection at Kixby NYC

Seasonal room offerings, an attractive location and innovative style make the Kixby a desirable stay. We welcome all occasions, from staycations to travelers of all kinds, and with the addition of the Kixby app to speed up services, the mix of current and classic is captured in every square foot.


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