Sustainable Hotel Options
Archer Hotel New York
45 W 38th St, New York, NY 10018
Price: ~$340 per night
A Boutique midtown Manhattan hotel located near Bryant Park, Times Square and the Theatre District, is a 20 minute walk from the United Nations. The hotel has earn LEED Silver Certification by using eco-friendly soaps and products, “green” bedding and pillows, and use non-toxic cleaning and low VOC products.
Benjamin Royal Sonesta New York
125 E 50th St, New York, NY 10022
Price: ~$400 per night
Conveniently close to Rockefeller Center and Grand Central Station, is a 12 minute walk to the United Nations. This five-star hotel lessens their carbon footprint through the use of energy-efficient lighting, remote control thermostat, low flow fixtures, and having recycling programs.
127 E 55th St, New York, NY 10022
Price: ~385 per night
A 20 minute walk to the UN, this hip and chic four-star hotel is situated near St. Patrick Cathedral, The Rockefeller Center, and the Museum of Modern Art. The hotel actively takes steps towards a more sustainable environment and have undergone
renovation projects to include sustainability in the features of the hotel.
Element Times Square West
311 West 39th Street (between 8th And 9th Avenue), New York, NY 10018)
Price: ~$300 per night
A 30 minute walk or 20 minute bus ride to the UN, this three-star hotel is situated in the theatre district. The Element Times Square is a sleek, modern high rise featuring 411 newly renovated suites, fully equipped in-room kitchens and is designed from the bottom to its top floor to be LEED-certified.
Hyatt Grand Central New York
109 E 42nd St, New York, NY 10017
Price: ~$250 per night
A 10 minute walk to the United Nations and conveniently located next to the Grand Central Station Terminal. The hotel joined the NYC Carbon Challenge, a partnership with the New York Mayor’s Office of Climate & Environmental Justice, to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions by 30% or more over ten years.