A 12-minute walk from Union Square and the Statue of Liberty, this art-inspired upscale hotel is 3 miles from the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Chic, contemporary rooms have free Wi-Fi, unique artwork and desks with granite tops, along with iPod docks and spa-inspired bathrooms. Minifridges and pillow-top mattresses are available upon request. Continental breakfast and evening wine and cheese events are free. Additional perks include passes to a nearby sports club, meeting and event space, and nightly live music in the lobby. There's also a rooftop garden and a casual restaurant serving Italian food.