New York · New York · USA

Freehand New York

  • 396 Rooms, 2 Suites

A creative community in the historic Gramercy District, Freehand New York is housed in the former George Washington Hotel – once home to many storied writers, musicians and creatives. Designed by Roman and Williams and featuring custom-commissioned artwork by Bard College students and alumni throughout, the property focuses on offering guests a one-of-a-kind experience within the city, while also revitalizing the local artistic community. Freehand New York is home to 398 guest rooms and suites. The hotel has three bars, including Freehand’s signature bar concept Broken Shaker, three restaurants, and 3500 square feet of co-working space.

Exclusive Amenities

  • $40 USD Breakfast Credit for two, daily (not available through room service)
  • 10% Food & Beverage Discount, once during stay (applicable at Smile To-Go & Broken Shaker)
  • Waived Resort Fee
  • Wine & Chocolates

The following amenities are subject to availability at check-in:

  • Early Check-in at 12:00 PM
  • Late Check-out at 2:00 PM
  • Room Upgrade (applicable to all room types)

The following amenities are not exclusive, but apply to your booking:

  • Complimentary WiFi (throughout hotel)
  • Unlimited Local Phone Calls

Exclusive Suite Amenities

The amenities listed below apply to the following suite(s): Gallery Suite • George Washington Suite

  • Bottle of Champagne, once during stay (Champagne & Chocolates (in conjunction with the welcome amenity for all rooms))



23 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY, United States 10010

Nearby Airports

  • New York/La Guardia (LGA)
  • New York/John F Kennedy (JFK)
  • Newark (EWR)

Check In Time

3:00 PM

Check Out Time

11:00 AM


Designed by Roman and Williams, all of our rooms feature comfortable bedding, custom-commissioned artwork by Bard College students and alumni, plus all the necessities to make you feel at home. Work or play, we’ve got you covered.