A Book Lover’s Dream Wedding: Meagan & Michael
Our story begins many years ago, as our bride, Meagan, and our groom, Michael, began dating in high school, exploring together their passion for the literary arts. When these two high school sweethearts decided to take the next step in their romance novel there was no doubt in their two booklover’s minds on where to celebrate their big day; surrounded by friends and family, the New York City skyline, and books galore, the Library Hotel Rooftop was the perfect place.
Things to do in NYC in October
As the tree colors start to turn in NYC there are many events to explore. Check out what the Librarians suggest in October!
Do’s and Don’ts of New York City
New York City can be a whirlwind of excitement and the Library Hotel Collection is here to make the best of your trip! Here are our top 5 Do’s and Don’ts of New York City.
Things to do in NYC in April
There is always an abundant amount of activities to do in New York City, but each month offers limited time events and fresh new openings. Our concierges at the Library Hotel Collection hope you are visiting NYC this April. Check out some fun-filled things to do during your visit. The Orchid Show: Thailand at New York Botanical Gardens The Orchid Show: Thailand; is open until April 9th. The Orchid Show is celebrating their 15th year at NYBG by honoring Thailand’s
Top 5 Steakhouses we recommend
With so many amazing steakhouses to choose from in NYC, where does one start? Here is our choice of 5 top Steakhouses in NYC for you to explore and try out during your trip to NYC.
NYC Nightlife for the Gay Traveler
The very social General Manager of the Library Hotel, Robert Rawlins, recently shared some of his favorite go-to spots to enjoy in New York City:
Goodnight Moon: A Quiet Night with the Library Hotel Collection
When I was growing up my mom used to read Goodnight Moon to help me fall asleep. Here at the Library Hotel, we have a copy of Margaret Wise Brown’s famous children’s bedtime story in our Fairy Tales room on the Literature Floor. Rest assured that you’ll enjoy a peaceful night of rest at any of our Library Hotel Collection properties, even if your mom is not around to read to you! In fact, all four of our New York City boutique hotels are
Library Hotel and Aria Hotel Budapest Co-Sponsor 2015 Haiku Challenge!
It is our favorite time of the year again…National Poetry Month! With our 3rd Annual Haiku Challenge under way, we have already received a number of fantastic entries. If you haven’t already, you absolutely must check out the competition! We’re truly hoping that if this year is anything like our challenge in 2013 and 2014, there are many more beautiful, creative, and insightful haiku to come!
St. Patrick’s in New York City!
In just a few days, revelers dressed in green will descend on the streets of New York City to celebrate what is perhaps one of the rowdiest days on the NYC parade roster: Saint Patrick’s Day! Did you know that the New York City St. Patrick’s Day parade has happened every year for the past 253 years? That’s 14 years before the Declaration of Independence was signed! It is billed as the largest parade in the world with over a quarter
Meet the Staff: Arman Soukiassian at the Library Hotel
Any guest that has stayed at the Library Hotel would recognize Arman immediately. He’s always ready to assist in any way possible…whether is checking someone in, retrieving luggage, or suggesting a restaurant or Broadway show. He definitely knows what he’s talking about! We’ve been lucky to have Arman on our staff for over 8 years, starting as a Front Desk Agent and currently, as our Assistant Front Office Manager. He might be soft spoken but he ALWAYS goes above and