Gild Hall, A Thompson Hotel – New York
Gild Hall, A Thompson Hotel
New York, NY
The buzz of New York City is always compelling and the renaissance underway in Lower Manhattan is another reason for a romantic getaway to explore the exciting re-emergence of the South Street Seaport and Battery Park areas. Beyond Wall Street, the charm of colonial era winding streets blends with the reawakening of the trendy pub, restaurant, and shopping scene of Stone Street and beyond providing discerning travelers with a new realm, discovering all this side of Manhattan Financial District has to offer.
In the heart of Lower Manhattan on historic Gold Street, the boutique luxury of Gild Hall, A Thompson Hotel, is a refreshing standout in sophistication and style, exceptional service and retreat ambience. Rich cognac hues, the timeless elegance of leather and hardwoods, the signature elements of design choreographed by star designer, Jim Walrod,create a classic country house vibe reminiscent of Jackson Hole or Aspen. Soothing decor from lobby to guestrooms and suites invite the sense of a relaxed getaway within the City that Never Sleeps. Boutique luxury throughout showcases Walrod’s designer leather headboards complimenting the posh SFERRA 400 thread count bed linens ensuring peaceful slumber. Marble bathrooms feature a selection of D.S. and Durga bath amenities, plush terry robes by Frette, state of the art rain shower and, in some suites, stand alone soaking tubs. A mini bar fully stocked with locally curated gourmet snacks features a unique designer bar set with all you need to mix your favorite cocktails including the highest quality mixers. All this can be enjoyed while watching the 55 inch flatscreen Hi Def LCD TV. The music docking station and high speed internet are included. The suite life includes a distinctive living area, tufted leather couches, additional work and relaxation space and options including the exclusive Penthouse Suite with extraordinary views and amenities. The Fitness Center offers all guests access to state of the art machines for no excuse to maintain your fitness routines.
The lobby is warm and inviting with your welcoming glass of Prosecco and the Gild Hall concierge service is knowledgeable and eager to make your stay exceptional. The Felice 15 Gold Street ristorante and wine bar expresses the heart and soul of Italy and authentic Tuscan cuisine with an impressive menu featuring the freshest ingredients. Escape to the rustic charm of Felice and discover the tastes and aromas of Florence’s kitchens and the beautiful vineyards beyond Lucca’s grassy walls. The wine bar features the signature private label wines of the Felice sister vineyard, Fattoria Sardi Giustiniani, guaranteed eco-friendly, organically produced, sustainable and biodynamic. The Italian selection is boggling and the curated collection includes some New York State and French wines produced with similar standards.
The unique ambience of bookcases and book lined walls and wine cages creates intimate spaces to relax, read, meet friends and enjoy a stellar glass or bottle of vintage Italian wine. Your getaway is complete with the La Soffitta upper level wine bar and lounge, an escape to romance, candlelight, and total relaxation. The bustle of New York, the Theatre District and its many wonders are minutes away, yet Thompson Hotels’ Gild Hall is a world beyond and a discovery we are eager to share.