5 Can’t-Fail Boozy Brunch Spots in Manhattan
It’s no secret that New York City loves brunch, especially when alcoholic discounts are involved. Unlimited mimosas, bellinis, and bloody marys are ideal for large parties, fighting hangovers, and washing...
Five Great Cups of Coffee Near the Roger Smith Hotel
I recently met this Wall Street Journal reporter who told me that Mayor Bill de Blasio travels daily from the Gracie Mansion in Yorkville to his old neighborhood...
Spring Fashion at the Roger Smith Pop Up Shop
3 Questions with Gabrielle Carlson
Fashion designer and professional dresser Gabrielle Carlson is a Roger Smith regular. Years of trunk shows at the hotel have lead to her first pop-up store, Spring on...
Sustainable Luxury: The Beekman 1802 Amenities
Buying local is a persistent challenge, but the Roger Smith Hotel endures with the recent debut of our new amenity line from Beekman 1802. Producing refreshing products with...
5 Must See Pieces of Public Art in Manhattan
Home to many of the most outstanding cultural institutions in the world—MoMa, The Met, Guggenheim, The Whitney— New York City aesthetic and cool is also largely defined in the streets....
“Perceptions” Showing in Lily’s: Recent Work By Edward Granger and Natale Adgnot
Mark John Smith in The Window at 125, Curated by Lori Zimmer
The Roger Smith Hotel is thrilled to introduce Mark John Smith in The Window at 125, from June 11th 2015. Through the removal of a bodily presence in...
Great Outings for Kids in NYC
A new parent living on the east side of Midtown, I’ve recently begun to view the city with a family friendly perspective. Thinking of our guests, and considering...
Roger Smith’s Spring Broadway Roundup
April brought a multitude of new shows to the Broadway stage. With these world class productions selling out theaters night after night, there’s no better time than now...
The Best Running Routes in NYC
Over the last few years, I have developed a passion for running. Pursuing this hobby by my home on the East Side in Midtown, I’ve quickly learned that...
Best Independent Bookstores in Manhattan
New York City is the publishing capital of the world and the inspiration for countless works of literary genius. Reputation considered, it’s safe to say that the best...
FREE FAMILY FUN IN NYC!
Need another reason to visit NYC? Look no further than Rockefeller Center in Midtown. Bring the whole family to this local landmark and enjoy free shows at the...
How to do the Kentucky Derby in NYC
You don’t have to be in Louisville on May 2nd to enjoy the Kentucky Derby. What’s widely referred to as, the most exciting two minutes in sports, is...