The jewel of upper midtown: the Whitby hotel

The Whitby Hotel is an upper midtown gem, an impressive addition to the Firmdale Hotels portfolio. Situated just two blocks from Central Park, surrounded by the city's best restaurants, galleries, MoMA, designer boutiques, and just a short walk from Broadway, the The Whitby's location is hard to beat.


The hotel is considered a celebration of contemporary art with 86 individually designed rooms and suites featuring floor to ceiling windows and beautiful works of art. Each room is carefully decorated with bold colors and whimsical objects specially designed by Kit Kemp, the cofounder, herself. The Whitby has a full restaurant and bar, private dining rooms, drawing room filled with books, stunning terraces, private event rooms, and a 130-seat screening theater. Treat yourself to a full afternoon tea experience in the Whitby Bar or Orangery! 


Located on the entire top floor of the hotel is The Whitby Suite, a spectacular 2 bedroom suite with floor to ceiling windows, a spacious living room, white marble bathrooms, kitchen and two furnished terraces with stunning views of New York. To top it off, the suite includes an in-suite check-in, welcome gift, complimentary wifi, fresh flowers in the room, unpacking or packing services, Bluetooth Bose Unit, complimentary shoe shining and pressing of clothes, mineral water every evening, international newspapers available every morning, and an amazing Butler service. Nothing short of a VIP experience!