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The Inn on 23rd

At a Glance

    Pros

  • charming innkeepers
  • comfy and relaxed library
  • affordable, given location

    Cons

  • few business services
  • some older amenities
  • beware if you have cat allergies

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The Inn on 23rd Review

Friendly innkeepers Annette and Barry Fisherman welcome guests to this five-floor, 19th-century building, which also comes with its own cat/mascot. The individually decorated rooms include a "canopy" room with a four-poster bed and a 1940s room with a tube radio and overstuffed lounge chairs. Complimentary breakfast and à la carte lunch and dinner are available in the ground-floor dining room.

    Contact Information

  • Address: 131 W. 23rd St., between 6th and 7th Aves. Chelsea, New York, NY 10011 | Map It
  • Phone: 212/463–0330
  • Website:
  • Subway: F, M to 23rd St.
  • Location: Chelsea

    Hotel Details

  • 13 rooms, 1 suite.
  • Rate includes breakfast.
  • Credit cards accepted.
Updated: 02-20-2014

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    A great stay in New York

    Just a stone’s throw from the famous Chelsea Hotel the Inn on 23rd is hard to fault. Where do we start? We were welcomed by Thomas, one of three helpful staff, all of whom were a mine of information about everything New York. We started our day with a visit to the Inn’s first-floor breakfast room. As well as a delicious buffet breakfast, served in the Library, we were free to browse the mind-boggling variety of travel books on the city a great selection of mags and newspapers. Getting our ‘bearings’ we discovered that we were a mere 5 minute walk from the Empire State Building and 15 minutes from Time Square. Each of the rooms is themed, ours, located on the 3rd floor was the the Bamboo. Dorothy, the Inn’s beautiful cat who gave us a quizzical welcome and promptly went back to sleep was just one of ‘touches’ that are a rarity today. I must mention the trouble-free, complimentary Wifi that let us stay in touch. A great lodgings in a great city!

    by Robandliz, 8/9/09

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