Step into history! Greenwich Village has been home to the creative, rebellious and Bohemian and many have made our hotel their home since 1902. If you want to see a different New York, we invite you to stay in our historic, right-on-the-park hotel in the heart of The Village and experience New York like an insider.
Greenwich Village is home to the creative, rebellious and Bohemian, who have given our neighborhood its distinctive character. We invite you to stay in our historic hotel in the heart of the Village and experience New York like an insider.
The Washington Square Hotel is filled with original artwork, unique Art Deco architecture and modern comforts. Our staff is tuned in to neighborhood happenings and will guide you in experiencing New York like the locals do. Our friendly service and warm family atmosphere is why so many guests consider us their home away from home.
Discover a quieter, friendlier NYC downtown! Our landmark hotel is just steps away from Washington Square Park, one of NYC’s most historic and beloved parks where Bob Dylan once played. You’ll be amazed at how close you are to NYC’s most visited neighborhoods. Our Greenwich Village hotel is a block from the NYU campus and a short walk to Union Square, SOHO, Chinatown, the Highline, Meatpacking District, and The Freedom Tower. Subways to Times Square, Central Park, the Empire State Building are right nearby. Stay different in NYC.
“Where has this terrific little hotel been all my life?”
– Travel Weekly
Before or after a busy day in New York, our cozy North Square Restaurant is a welcome spot to renew yourself. We have always remained true to two commitments: fine food and friendly service. The inspiration here is simple: creating a classic New York bistro with a sophisticated but uncomplicated approach to food that is at once serious and accessible. Join us for lunch or dinner daily and breakfast and brunch on the weekends.
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Currently on hiatus, we plan to reopen in the near future. Since 1902, the Washington Square Hotel has been a haven for writers, artists, and musicians. We’re celebrating our rich history with a freewheeling monthly salon series, ‘Village Nights’, curated and hosted by Richard Barone, long time Villager and musician. Held in the Lounge, the setting is intimate, the way it used to be in the 60’s—without all the smoke. Stop by!
Throughout his two-and-a-half-decade recording career, Jeffrey Gaines has maintained an impressive standard for soul-searching, introspective lyrics, and catchy, uplifting melodies.
Loose Cattle is an alt-country, roots band based in New Orleans and New York. Formed in 2008 by Michael Cerveris and Kimberly Kaye.
Vocalist Cheryl Richards moved to New York City in 2000 and has been singing jazz and improvised music since 2002.