New York City

The Best Boutique Hotels in Lower Manhattan

by Tracy Kaler  |  Published April 18, 2016

Lower Manhattan attracts a wealth of visitors aiming to avoid the more touristy and crowded Times Square area and see a unique and often undiscovered side of New York. With an array of top-notch eateries, lush public parks, and some of the city’s most historic attractions, NYC’s downtown neighborhoods offer a viable alternative to their busier midtown neighbors. Likewise, many Lower Manhattan hotels are boutique properties, providing added amenities and a more intimate experience than larger chains. We sifted through the boutique hotels south of 14th Street, and these are our top picks.