5 Reasons to Visit Refinery Hotel in New York City


Nestled in the heart of New York City’s Fashion District, the Refinery Hotel stands as a beacon of historic charm and modern luxury. Housed within a meticulously restored former hat factory, this boutique hotel endorsed by Small Luxury Hotels of the World seamlessly blends its industrial roots with contemporary sophistication, offering guests a one-of-a-kind experience in the city that never sleeps.

From its prime location to its luxurious accommodations, rooftop bar with stunning skyline views, exceptional dining options, and a unique sense of history, the Refinery Hotel beckons discerning travelers seeking an unforgettable stay in Manhattan. Here are five compelling reasons to consider visiting the Refinery Hotel in New York City:

Historic Charm

The Refinery Hotel is housed in a historic building that was once a hat factory, and it beautifully combines the charm of the past with modern amenities. Guests can appreciate the unique architectural details and the sense of history throughout the hotel. The hotel features 197 stylish and well-appointed rooms and suites designed with a blend of industrial-chic decor, black and white art and modern comforts. Expect plush bedding, Le Labo bath products, 12 foot ceilings, distressed wood floors and a sophisticated ambiance.

Prime Location

Situated in the heart of the Fashion District in Midtown Manhattan, the Refinery Hotel offers guests easy access to popular attractions such as Bryant Park, Times Square, Broadway theaters, New York Public Library, Empire State Building and Fifth Avenue shopping. Its central location makes it a convenient base for exploring the entire city and all that it has to offer.


Rooftop Bar & Exceptional Dining

The Refinery Rooftop is a popular attraction in itself, offering breathtaking views of the Manhattan skyline. Guests can relax with a cocktail in hand, enjoy the vibrant atmosphere, and take in panoramic views of iconic landmarks such as the Empire State Building.  The Refinery Hotel is also home to Parker & Quinn, a renowned restaurant known for its delicious American cuisine with a stylish twist, which can offer brunch, a leisurely dinner, or craft cocktails in a vintage setting. Winnie’s Jazz Bar is located on the ground floor, and is an intimate venue offering live music, craft cocktails, high tea and old-world charm.


Sunday Scaries Package

Refinery Hotel is also helping you beat the Sunday Scaries with their “Sunday Scaries Package”. Check in early at 12pm for a day of relaxation and indulgence. Head to the room where you will find Martha Stewart CBD gummies, Refinery Candle,  a $50 food and drink credit to snack the scaries away with a curated menu of comfort food from Parker & Quinn, and a Clean Market Travel Essentials Kit featuring wellness must-haves from Aprico, Hilma, Kovo Skincare, Ursa and LivOn Labs. Netflix and chill with access to all streaming services, or book Clean Market’s Super Recovery IV Drip in-room for the ultimate wellness hack.


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Kimberly Fisher

Kimberly Fisher is a Pursuitist contributor. As a freelance writer and on-camera host, Kimberly has traveled the world and has published over 400 articles in over 44 publications including Sherman’s Travel, Huffington Post, JustLuxe, Luxury Lifestyles UK, eHow, Examiner, Food Wine Travel Magazine, Luxe Beat, NiteGuide, Ocean View, and USA Today. Disclosure: Kimberly is under contract with Casa Del Sol.