Located at Lower Midtown, the Wolcott Hotel opened it’s doors on March 1904 as was back then was considered "both audacious and sophisticated, designed by John H. Duncan - a prize-winning but idiosyncratic architect - for a mysterious developer with a checkered career.”
It was not only sought by their loyal guests, but also by a large number of renowned people who eventually became residents there.
A few names are: Buddy Holly, an American musician and singer-songwriter and Mark Twain, an American author and humorist!
The hotel hosts several famous people and photoshoots inside it’s walls, with a clear vintage decor. Names like Jennifer Lawrence, Oprah Winfrey, Amanda Seyfried and Princess Pia Mia are a small part of the list.
Prices are pretty reasonable and can range from $180 up through $300 for a triple room.
Location: 4 West 31st Street - Between 5th Avenue & Broadway