A Family-Run Boutique Hotel in Midtown East, NYC

Travelers seeking a boutique hotel in New York City with family charm should book a room at the Roger Smith Hotel. Located on the corner of 47th Street and Lexington Avenue, the hotel places guests in the heart of Midtown Manhattan’s Turtle Bay—a section of the borough known for its proximity to New York City’s most iconic attractions—you’ll feel like a longtime resident of the vibrant community.

Proximity to Sights and Attractions in Midtown NYC


The Roger Smith Hotel is within walking distance to the United Nations, Times Square, Central park, Rockefeller Center, Fifth Avenue shopping, and countless other New York City sights. You’re never far from where you want to be in Manhattan, which Grand Central Station just a five minute walk away. Whether you’re in the city for business or leisure, exploring New York City couldn’t be easier. From our well-positioned hotel, Manhattan’s famous landmarks—the Chrysler Building, the Empire State Building—punctuate the glittering skyline.

Our family-run hotel strives to offer guests the best of New York City design and culture, infusing the property with elements of a hip, downtown art gallery and a posh New York City condo.

Unique, Apartment-Style Guest Rooms


Every room at Roger Smith Hotel has a unique design, and all of the spaces are intended to feel like your private apartment in the city. You’ll find hand-picked, antique furnishings and a thoughtfully curated selection of artwork—a tribute to our support of the city’s creative arts scene. Live plants, Beekman 1802 bath amenities, and a rotating selection of books guests can take from—and add to—as they please make this Midtown hotel a welcoming retreat with all the comforts of home.

Frequent travelers will find there is no other New York City hotel quite like Roger Smith Hotel. For more than 80 years, we’ve been a home away from home for generations of guests. Our distinct rooms mirror our unique identity as a family-run boutique hotel in New York.

Our Specials

Roger Smith is an idea.

Midtown Manhattan