The Alex Hotel heralds a new generation of luxury accommodations in Midtown Manhattan. The Alex Hotel is a serene, sophisticated oasis in the heart of midtown Manhattan. It features 203 luxury living spaces—from studios to guest rooms to suites—all designed by residential architect Costas Kondylis, with custom designed furniture by David Rockwell and state-of-the-art amenities throughout. The Alex is perfectly designed and situated both for guests staying a few nights and those staying a few weeks. Settle in for a day, a week, a month or more—and experience comfort and style that is unique to The Alex Hotel.
Features and Amenities
At The Alex Hotel, you’ll find 203 specially appointed guest rooms and suites with custom furnishings by David Rockwell, iBahn dedicated internet and wireless services, flat screen LCD TVs, Frette linens, mini-bars, two-line telephones, DVD & CD stereo systems, limestone baths and fully equipped gourmet Poggenpohl kitchens. The hotel also boasts one penthouse unit. Discover a one-of-a-kind two-bedroom/two-bath penthouse suite with wraparound terrace featuring striking views of the East River, the Chrysler Building, and midtown Manhattan. The outdoor dining and lounging areas offer you the scenic beauty of the city from the privacy of your own terrace. The penthouse includes a large living area, a fully equipped Poggenpohl kitchen, a king size master bedroom and a spacious second bedroom. This unique space is also available for private meetings, receptions and dining events.
An intimate lobby, serene surroundings, limestone baths, rain showers, and plush bedding are just a few of the amenities you’ll enjoy at The Alex Hotel. Guest amenities and services include: Sharp Aquos LCD televisions in every living room, bedroom and bathroom, WiFi Internet in all guest rooms, suites and public areas of the hotel, 24-hour In-Room Dining, L’Occitane signature bath amenities, Frette Linens, Frette bathrobe/slippers, Dean & DeLuca Snack Trays, a fully stocked Mini Bar in each room, twice daily housekeeping service, nightly turndown service, express dry cleaning and valet service, DVD players, stereo systems, daily newspaper delivery, hairdryers, irons and ironing boards, makeup and shaving mirrors, in-room safes, individual thermostat control in each room, umbrellas, double glazed windows and more.
In each suite, you’ll find fully equipped deluxe Poggen Pohl kitchens including a SubZero Full Size Refrigerator, Gaggenau Counter Cook Tops, Miele dishwashers and GE Advantium Convection ovens with built in microwaves. The hotel also offers a 24-hour fitness center as well as 24-hour business center. There are also spa services and private fitness training available upon request, babysitting services, cribs and pack & play available upon request and pet amenities available as well.
Riingo is a stylish, sophisticated restaurant and bar located in The Alex Hotel, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. Riingo’s Executive Chef Jose Diaz artfully presents an exquisite and unique Organic American Cuisine in a space renowned for its stunning detail—from its soaring ceiling and ebony wood to its Carrera marble stairway. The glass-enclosed Riingo Bar specializes in signature cocktails, features an extensive wine list, and serves a tasteful bar menu for all-day dining. The Sidewalk Café, open from 7 am to midnight, offers outdoor cocktails and dining for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Private dining and wine rooms, as well as 24-hour room service, are also available.
Located in midtown Manhattan on 45th Street between 2nd and 3rd Avenues, The Alex is within walking distance of Grand Central Station and the United Nations, as well as Park, Madison and Fifth Avenues. It offers easy access to Times Square, the Theater District, the SoHo & Tribecca neighborhoods, and Wall Street. Public transportation is just around the corner, curbside valet parking is available for guests arriving in their own cars, and private transportation is available upon request. The Alex is 12 miles from LaGuardia Airport and 17 miles from JFK International Airport.