Media & Press

This media and press page for the Roger Smith Hotel is a resource for journalists. If you are not a member of the press but have an inquiry about the hotel or other media-related request, please contact reservations or guest services. 

Media & Press Contact

For press and media inquiries regarding hotel images, information, interviews and visits, please contact: 

+1-212-755-1400  ::

Nightly Rates for Members of the Press

The Roger Smith Hotel cordially welcomes members of the press, travel writers, bloggers and social influencers to experience our property, its culture, its art and Henry’s Rooftop Bar. Please reads our special Media Rates below then fill out the form where we will then follow up with you to confirm your reservation dates and payment.


Roger Smith Hotel Media Rates:

  1. First night’s stay is at a flat rate of $125 for any room or suite

  2. All subsequent nights are available at 25% off our best available rate for any room or suite

  3. Friday and Saturday nights are only available at our best available rate with no discounts

  4. Reservations are fully refundable up to 24 hours prior to the arrival date

  5. The Hotel reserves the right to deny any accommodation request or ask for supportive details

10 of the Best Hotels in NYC with 2 Bedrooms Suites

January 12, 2022  ::  The Roger Smith Hotel was featured in New York Magazine to highlight our central location in Midtown East next to landmarks like the Chrysler Building as well as our flexible, spacious two-bedroom suites, also known as Premium Suites. 

Best NYC Hotels for Families: Roger Smith Hotel

March 6, 2019  ::  Taking the kids to New York was one of our most exciting ever family holidays. It’s such a thrilling city to spend time in. But one of the reasons why it was such a success was because in Roger Smith, we found the perfect base for our stay. The best NYC hotels for families are the ones that feel like a home away from home after a day of sightseeing.

Roger Smith Hotel encapsulates New York’s thriving arts and culture scene

September 2016  ::  James Knowles, president, CEO, and artist-in-residence of the family-run boutique Roger Smith Hotel doesn’t hide his love for art. From rotating galleries that showcase the works of local artists, to Knowles’s own works, there’s plenty to feast your eyes on in every corner. 

City slicker. Follow the stars and head to New York for the trip of a lifetime

January 2018  ::  ...perfectly located to explore Manhattan

You will love NYC after doing following nine things.

NYC com estilo

December/January 2018  ::  Com localizacao privilegiada em Nova York, este hotel e ideal hospedagem en familia

Comfort Magazine

June 2017  ::  Roger Smith is a classic hotel full of history, easily identified by the metal works of art that greets you as you walk nearby, just steps away from Times Square

The art of a family concern

September/October 2017  ::  ...a gem in New York's Midtown area

Breaking Travel News intestigates: Roger Smith Hotel, New York

September 2017  ::  With a constant stream of events & exhibitions, the Roger Smith is more than just a well-situated, tastefully turned out, hotel in one of the most vibrant cities in the world.

Travel + Leisure list of the people who makes Instgram a traveler's favorite social network

May 2017  ::  The Roger Smith Hotel in New York City shows off the best that the city has to offer.

Travel review: New York City

April 2016  ::  The Roger Smith Hotel is a family-owned and operated boutique hotel right in the centre of Manhattan. Perfect. It meant we were only a short walk from Grand Central Station, Times Square, the Chrysler Building, Central Park and all the amazing shops on Fifth Avenue.

James Knowles, Roger Smith Hotel

President/CEO and Artist-in-Residence of the Roger Smith Hotel in Manhattan, James Knowles, is a unique businessman with a passion for creative endeavours