Hotel Rooftop Bar NYC

The Roger Smith Hotel is that all-too-uncommon thing: a family-owned hotel in 21st-century located in Midtown Manhattan. walking distance from renowned Grand Central Terminal. Color and creativity shine amid the surrounding skyscrapers and concrete. We champion the city’s rich artistry, treating both our lobby and first-floor bar Lily’s as rotating gallery spaces. Our guestrooms are designed with hand-picked furnishings and paintings from all over. One of the longest-running family-owned Midtown hotels in NYC, The Roger Smith Hotel has maintained a distinct, intimate identity for more than 80 years, all in the heart of one of the most consistently changing cities in the world.


Our rooftop hotel bar is an intimate setting with brilliant Midtown skyline views. It’s a special place to indulge in progressive cocktails while meeting fellow travelers and local artists.

Henry’s is open to the public seasonally from May to October. Available for Private Events.

To book your next event, please contact Martha Rodriguez at +1 212-583-3195 or

Private Dining Space in NYC

Lily’s is a vibrant gathering spot for conversation and perfectly-made cocktails. One wall acts as a gallery, exhibiting pieces from important local artists; A floor-to-ceiling window overlooks the always-bustling Lexington Avenue. This warm and inviting space serves as a public work and meeting area by day and a lounge by evening. The private back room turns this hotel bar in NYC into a perfect spot for readings, meetings, and other special events. Lily’s is a hub for emerging and established artists as well as guests.

Regular Business Hours:
Monday—Saturday 5-10pm
Sunday 3-8pm
*Reservations Not Required

Roger Smith is an idea.

Midtown Manhattan