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Hotel The Desmond Tutu Center - Manhattan, New York

3 star Hotel New York

180 Tenth Ave - New York

Price starting from $ 224.42

Enjoy the convenience of the Desmond Tutu Center in New York City. This New York City specialty hotel offers 60 rooms that are designed with a South African theme. Since each room has a different look, you get a unique experience no matter which one you choose. The center also offers over 8,000 square feet of meeting space, so it makes the ideal spot for holding business conferences or other large gatherings.

Fine Services

The Desmond Tutu Centers provides you with a wide range of NYC hotel amenities, from wedding services to exhibit space. Walk just two streets away to find the 23rd Street Metro station, which allows you to get around New York with ease. The hotel's central location within the city also helps with your travel needs. While staying here, you get free wireless internet access, the use of custom-designed furniture, an in-room safe and a coffee maker.

Interesting Sights

The Desmond Tutu Center is in New York City's Chelsea neighborhood. Go only 2 miles away to see the towering Empire State Building, and stop at the observatory on the 86th floor to look down upon the city more than 1,000 feet below you. Just 1 mile away lie both Madison Square Garden and the Chelsea Piers Sports & Entertainment Complex.

Venere Guest Rating
Guest Rating 8.7 Excellent
Based on 2 hotel reviews © 2015

Nice hotel and a very nice location. I reccomend.

Venere Guest, Brazil
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Hotel Facilities at The Desmond Tutu Center

  • Lift/elevator
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry room
  • Garden
  • Laundry service
  • Entire property is non-smoking
  • Concierge
  • City tour
  • Front desk - safety deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • Newspapers
  • Front desk - 24 hour
  • Luggage room
  • Conference room
  • Business Center
  • Meeting Room
  • Private parking
  • Internet/Email services

Know before you go

Check-in: after 3 PM.

Check-out: before noon.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

City tax and/or any other fees charged by the hotel

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Refrigerator fee: USD 35.00 per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 30.00 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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The Desmond Tutu Center Hotel reviews

8.1 Very Good
  • December 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • France

Very convenient place as my son lives 21 street 8 avenue so we can walk there We came here to help moraly my son's family which got a premature baby in hospital ..

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Room Details

Book your business-friendly accommodation at The Desmond Tutu Center, offering 60 guest rooms with CD players and designer toiletries. Guests can unwind at the end of a long day and enjoy LCD televisions with cable channels. Business travelers visiting the Chelsea area will have access to free wireless high-speed Internet access as well as desks and safes.

A good night's sleep in comfortable beds with premium bedding will have visitors waking up refreshed and well-rested throughout their vacation or business trip. Private bathrooms are outfitted with shower/tub combinations, bathrobes and hair dryers. Irons/ironing boards, coffee/tea makers and complimentary bottled water can be found in each room to accommodate basic traveling needs. Additional guest comforts include climate control, windows that open and air conditioning.

Wake up calls can be arranged. Refrigerators can be provided on request.

Distances from Hotel The Desmond Tutu Center

Chelsea Art Museum - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Chelsea Piers - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
The High Line Park - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Ground Zero Museum Workshop - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Chelsea Market - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Fashion Institute of Technology - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Rubin Museum of Himalayan Art - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Metropolitan Pavilion - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Penn Station - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Madison Square Garden - 1.2 km / 0.8 mi
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center - 1.2 km / 0.8 mi
The Institute of Culinary Education - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Penn Plaza Pavilion - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Center for Jewish History - 1.4 km / 0.8 mi
Flatiron Building - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
The closest major airports to The Desmond Tutu Center are:
New York, NY (TSS-East 34th Street Heliport) - 2.8 km / 1.8 mi
New York, NY (JRB-Downtown Manhattan Heliport) - 4.9 km / 3.1 mi
New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia) - 11.7 km / 7.2 mi
Newark, NJ (EWR-Liberty Intl.) - 15.7 km / 9.8 mi
New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.) - 21.9 km / 13.6 mi

The preferred airport for The Desmond Tutu Center is New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.).

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometre.

Transportation services Hotel The Desmond Tutu Center

  • Private parking