Ink48 is a luxury hotel located in Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan. It’s part of the Kimpton family of hotels, and offers stunning views of the west side of the city. Located on 11th Avenue and 48th Street, Ink48 is set in a former printing house – the location, of course, inspired the name of the hotel. This one of a kind hotel features open-air gardens, panoramic city views from every angle, as well as views of the Hudson River, and every kind of service and amenity imaginable. Ink48 is the kind of hotel that allows you to live the life you dream of – the kind of life that New Yorkers on television. Where you’re there for a weekend or ten days, Ink48 inspires you to live a life of lavish luxury, if only for a while. Rooms at Ink48 are spacious and sun-drenched thanks to large windows and loft-like layouts, and the spacious feeling is carried throughout the hotel and all of its amenity spaces.
Features and Amenities
Inspired by the idea of an urban loft, each of Ink48′s 222 guestrooms and suites feature signature Manhattan views and the original high ceilings of this great New York building. A color scheme of snow whites, ruby reds and chocolate browns play up the large scale abstract artwork over the beds, while the panoramic views draw you to the giant windows. Guests enjoy all the comforts of home, including high speed wired and wireless internet throughout the hotel and rooms, in-room coffee makers, iHome sound systems, multi-line cordless phones with voicemail and speakerphone (perfect for business travelers), complimentary morning papers delivered upon request, in-room safes that are large enough to hold laptops, essential travel items (in case you’ve forgotten your toothbrush), irons and ironing boards, hairdryers, bathrobes, full length mirrors, Aveda spa and bath amenities and stone tiled bathrooms with oversized showers.
There are a variety of room choices at Ink48, but the most spectacular by far is, of course, the penthouse. This 1,100-square-foot penthouse suite, located on the top floor, is truly one of a kind. The bedroom, with a king bed and a very large bathroom with shower, double vanity and deep soaking tub, looks out on the Manhattan city skyline, while the separate dining room and sitting area (with a half bath and separate office area) look out over the city and Hudson River. Adjacent is the suite’s very own 2,200-square-foot rooftop terrace and its very own oversized deep soaking Jacuzzi. Talk about city living!
Guests also enjoy an onsite fitness center open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, as well a full service luxury spa. With state-of-the-art equipment, you’ll find two treadmills, one elliptical machine, one recumbent bike and one functional trainer. All of the exercise machines feature the best in technology and individual TV screens with headsets, meaning a safe, effective and enjoyable workout. Ink48′s fitness center also features: ten sets of free weights, two adjustable benches, one Ab X bench, space for stretching exercises and warm-up/cool-down and complimentary towels, water and apples.
InkSpa, a boutique New York hotel spa, promises the distinctive style and luxurious substance to give you that health and balance you want. Or perhaps just the sheer indulgence you need. An eco-friendly hotel spa on the second floor of New York’s Ink48, this spa designed its treatments to make a pleasurable imprint on your health and well-being. Each of the spa’s three private treatment rooms (including a couples’ room and a Swiss shower room) is designed for total relaxation, reflecting the unique stamp of Ink48′s style.
Adjacent to Ink48, PRINT. celebrates sustainability with mouthwatering farm-to-table cuisine and a stylish eco-friendly dining room. The husband-and-wife team of Charles Rodriguez and Heather Carlucci-Rodriguez bring award-winning talents to bear on seasonally inspired dishes, both savory and sweet. PRINT.’s in-house forager sources ingredients from regional farms and local purveyors, laying the foundation for uncompromisingly fresh, pure flavor. From house-made butter on famed Sullivan Street Bakery bread, to Charles’ bright salads and roasted meats, to Heather’s exceptional desserts, PRINT. defines true Manhattan dining.
Located on the 16th floor atop Ink48, PRESS Lounge presents spectacular views and light fare in a casual setting. Enjoy unobstructed Manhattan and Hudson River views, expertly crafted cocktails and tasty nibbles in style. PRESS features a glass-enclosed lounge, and spacious deck with outdoor seating, with food and drink to match.
Hell’s Kitchen is a neighborhood located to the west of Midtown. Just blocks to the Manhattan Cruise Ship Terminal, the Pier 92-94 Convention Center, the Javits Convention Center and Intrepid Air and Space Museum, Ink48 makes its home near the hustle and bustle of New York’s business, shopping, music and theater districts, yet provides just the right respite with its location in Midtown West, also known as Hell’s Kitchen. Convenient to Columbus Circle and the AOL Time Warner Building, Ink48 is only a stroll away from such notable landmarks like Central Park South and the American Museum of Natural History. And for other areas of New York City, easy public transportation to destinations like Wall Street and Battery Park is a few minutes’ walk. Easy access in and out of Manhattan via the Lincoln Tunnel and West Side Highway make Ink48 an ideal destination.