Life Hotel

19 West 31st Street, New York, New York 10001


We are sorry but there are no available rooms for January 24, 2019.

Hotel Description

The Life Hotel in Manhattan is a historic property in prime location. The affordably-priced hotel is the perfect place to spend a hotel day stay in New York, with comfortable accommodations, premium hotel amenities, and impeccable guest service. The charming hotel was originally the Life Magazine publishing house from 1883 to 1936, and visitors can still check out some of framed historic covers from the Magazine around the hotel.  For one of the best valued hotels by day in New York City, book a reservation at the Life Hotel with HotelsByDay!


The Life Hotel is in a great location on West 31st Street in Midtown Manhattan, putting guests within walking distance of some of the city’s top sites, like Madison Square Garden, the Empire State Building, Times Square and the Radio City Music Hall. For business travelers, the hotel’s midtown location is convenient for quick access to a wide variety of corporate offices. A few minutes from Grand Central and just a couple of blocks from Penn Station, visitors coming into New York for the day can get in and out with ease.

Friedman’s – For visitors that are coming in for a morning day stay in New York, head over to Friedman’s after you check in to your room. The trendy breakfast hotspot has a great selection of interesting spins on traditional breakfast like Pastrami Hash and the Cheddar Waffle, and has a loyal following of locals who keep coming back for more.

Gaonnuri Restaurant – The Life Hotel is in New York’s Koreatown, and there are some spectacular places to get Korean food nearby. Walk down the block to check out the posh Gaonnuri Restaurant with stunning views of the city from its 39th floor location. The restaurant offers tabletop BBQ in a stylish, upscale setting and it’s a great place to try something different for lunch.

Madison Square Park – If you’re craving a little fresh air, walk down to Madison Square Park. The beautiful park has a spacious grassy area in the center of midtown, perfect for taking a breather during a long day of meetings or sightseeing.  There’s even free public Wi-Fi in case you want to stick around for a while.

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Hotel Amenities

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Comfortable Guest Rooms – Each of the 100 rooms at the boutique hotel in New York are unique, ensuring that you’re staying in a guest room with a little character. The hotel’s guest rooms have Satellite TV with Free HBO, safes, air conditioning, and Wi-Fi. Relax for the afternoon on your plush, pillow top bed, or get some work down at your room’s spacious desk. 

Premium Hotel Amenities – While it might be a boutique, the Life Hotel is equipped with the comforts you would expect from a larger chain. The hotel provides guests with complimentary high speed wireless internet access, self-serve laundry with a personal steam press or laundry service, as well as concierge service to help guests uncover the best dining and entertainment in New York City.

Other Services – The historic hotel has a charming lobby lounge area for guests to enjoy, with complimentary coffee, herbal tea, and hot chocolate. If you forget to bring anything with you on your hotel day stay in the city, the staff at the front desk are more than happy to provide hair dryers, irons, or anything else that might make your stay more convenient. 

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