The Whitby Hotel

Published on: 26 March 2019 Modified on: October 7, 2019


18 West 56th Street
New York City
New York, 10019

+1 212 586 5656


The Whitby Hotel

The Whitby Hotel is a quintessentially luxurious English manor in the midst of upper midtown Manhattan. This unique property is one of the most perfectly designed and professionally serviced in all of New York. The offerings available to family guests are plentiful and well-curated, including little magic touches that enhance an already unforgettable stay.

The Look

Designed by Kit Kemp and opened in 2018, the Whitby presents her unique vision throughout the property.

  • Each guest space and every room and suite is individually tailored with quirky designs, creative furniture, and luxurious fabrics.
  • Dining is centred around the Whitby Restaurant and Bar, with additional spaces for drinks, snacks, afternoon tea, and extensive private dining options.


Of the many wonderful accommodations, the most ideal for families is the Whitby suite, which includes two bedrooms, top floor terraces, living room, kitchen, transfers, and butler service.


The Whitby Restaurant and Bar presents reinterpreted American classics with a seasonal emphasis.

  • Dining is offered all day and includes a weekend brunch, a special martini and oysters service, an afternoon tea service and an extensive cocktail selection.
  • There are four additional rooms for private dining as well as light snacks and an extension of the afternoon tea service.
  • There is a delicious children's menu for young guests who also receive tasty surprises of milk and cookies at turndown and popcorn for film screenings.


Some of the impressive services and amenities available at the Whitby focus on wellness, creativity, and entertainment.

  • There is a 24hr on-site gym with personal trainers on call for fitness sessions.
  • A charming service available is an exclusive flower masterclass with Lewis Miller, the creator of Flower Flash in New York City.
  • The Whitby also houses an impressive 130 seat theatre for performances and screenings, including the National Theatre Live from London.

Young Guests

There are many in-room luxuries and treats on offer to young guests to enhance their New York City experience.

  • These include a Blu Ray library and accompanying popcorn, a selection of books, board games, and art and craft supplies, and exclusive children's bathrobes, slippers and toiletries.
  • There are also complimentary children's meals offered at select venues in-house.

The Whitby Hotel New York is a beautiful and engaging property for an unforgettable family stay. Every detail has been carefully arranged, curated and perfected to provide a beautiful experience of relaxation, indulgence, and entertainment.

Insider Tips

Room service here is especially delicious and the small touches of quality design, custom toiletries and fresh flowers are signs of an exceptional property. Generous daily sweet treats are a welcomed surprise.


Bathrobes, Slippers and Toiletries

Movies with Popcorn, Board Games, Books, Art & Craft Supplies


Milk & Cookies at Turndown



Children's Menu


Complimentary Children's Meals



Family Package


Family ROOMS

2 & 3 Bedroom Suites


Whitby Suite


Junior Suites


Terrace Suites



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