Behind a brick-and-mortar façade in the heart of one of Manhattan’s premier neighbourhoods,
the Gramercy Townhouse is Manhattan’s first passive house and a veritable
escape from the hustle and bustle of the city. With several plush accommodations to
choose from, guests are left utterly spoiled for choice. Whether for a short visit to the
city or a longer stay, the Gramercy Townhouse is the perfect pied-à-terre for discerning
visitors looking for peace and quite in the heart of New York City. The townhouse’s
central location makes it the ideal place for work or leisure.
Located on the ground and garden-levels of the house, Tesoro truly lives up to its name. The three-bedroom duplex can sleep up to eight guests, and is the perfect space for a gathering of friends and family. Both floors offer direct access to the serene garden. Sink in and enjoy those balmy summer nights in the cozy outdoor lounge, before retreating to the comfort of the luxuriously plush beds and sleeper sofas. The large living space on the second floor is a sophisticated entertaining parlor that will surely impress even the most discerning of guests.
This tree lined street-view, second-floor suite boasts high ceilings and French balconies to enjoy the breeze on a warm summer’s eve. Oiled wood floors are offset by contemporary furnishings, while the glorious woodwork bath makes for a spa-like retreat in one’s own room. The suite offers a deluxe sleeper sofa, which comfortably sleeps a third guest, as well as ample closet space and a writing desk to finish up that client presentation or to finally get started on that novel you’ve been putting off. Luna shares a kitchenette with its sister suite Fiore.
This garden-view, second-floor suite has all the makings of a downtown loft, without the hustle and bustle. French balconies overlook the peaceful garden, which smells sweet of pine. Wood paneling in the bath gives a sense of a spa-like retreat within one’s own room. Three guests can sleep comfortably in the plush bed and the top-tier sleeper sofa, and those seeking for a quiet workspace will enjoy the writing nook to catch up on those e-mails. The kitchenette is shared with the sister suite Luna.
Bright and airy, this two-bedroom suite is perfect for entertaining. The large living and dining area with an open kitchen, features a lush balcony and floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the garden. Luxurious and sleek, with modern furnishings throughout the apartment and comfortable outdoor chill-out loungers, make it the ideal space for work or play. The two bedrooms are furnished with lavish beds and come with en-suite bathrooms appointed with smooth travertine stone, giving it a luxurious feel.
The modern interpretation of a palace, this four-bedroom duplex, which is a combination of Fiore, Luna and Aria apartments, is a sight to be seen. On the lower floor, two bedrooms with French balconies share an open kitchenette, sumptuously appointed with warm wood and neutral tones. The upper floor boasts an additional two bedrooms and a large living/dining space and a serene balcony to the garden. Palazzo is ideal for a larger group, sleeping up to twelve guests. For business travelers, the living room functions as the perfect meeting room, while each bedroom with its en-suite bathroom, provides the guests with privacy.
At first glance private and secluded, Gramercy Park’s charming appeal thrives in its multitude of bars and cafés. This is the New York of the literati, where the Rockefellers and Roosevelts once had townhouses behind the neighbourhood's elegant Italianate façades. Its tree-lined streets have attracted a multitude of personalities, from Oscar Wilde to John Steinbeck. Around every corner, you’ll relish in the legend and history of the buildings…not to mention you’re just a stone’s throw from one of Manhattan’s premier shopping districts. The field-to-fork Union Square Market is a few blocks from the Townhouse, which attracts locals and visitors from all over the globe.
Gramercy Park: 0.1 miles
Union Square: 0.4 miles
Flatiron Building/ Madison Square Park: 0.5 miles
Empire State Building: 1 mile
The High Line: 1.3 miles
Times Square: 1.6 miles
Rockefeller Center: 1.9 miles
Museum of Modern Art: 2.1 miles
Central Park: 2.4 miles
Met Museum: 3.4 miles