Gemma Bell

The NoMad

New York

by: Gemma Bell

  • Why

    Vacation

  • When

    Christmas & New Year 2012-2013

  • Who

    Me and my husband Ben

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Highs + Lows

  • Restful and relaxing whilst being sophisticated, sumptuous and elegant. Hide away in the library with a negroni and indulge in the sweet potato, rosemary and sage bread from the restaurant.

  • Doormen/Bellmen were friendly and helpful, and very easy on the eye.

  • Artwork throughout the hotel has been carefully chosen and hung. The curated art programme includes Portraits de Villes photographs adding to the hotel’s intrigue and thoughtful nature.

  • Gorgeous Argan bath amenities by Cote Bastide, exclusive to The NoMad.

  • Immediate location not the most attractive area in Manhattan – endless wholesale shops and not an awful lot in the area, but the subway couldn’t be closer.

: 43/50
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  • Website

  • Life Changing

  • Environmental Consciousness

  • Overall Value

  • Night's Sleep

  • Service

  • Amenities

  • Stealable Stuff

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Important Bits

  • Type

    Boutique Luxury

  • Vibe

    Antique 'contemporary' luxury

  • Location

    Flatiron/Lower Midtown. Easy location to get everywhere from.

  • Rooms

    168

  • Music

    Upbeat soul vs. downbeat house.

  • Year Opened

    2012

  • Designed By

    Jacques Garcia

  • Pool/Gym

    Gym. Sleek in greys and good selection of new equipment.

  • Restaurant

    A must visit. The now legendary foie gras stuffed chicken is unctuous and delicious.

  • Bar

    Yes. Filled with an enviable selection of spirits.

  • Wifi

    Yes

  • Children

    Probably leave them so you can enjoy the bar!

  • Price

    Affordable luxury

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