Located just steps away from 5th Avenue in the heart of Midtown and the vibrant NoMad neighborhood. Life Hotel – once the headquarters of the iconic LIFE Magazine where celebrated artists both lived and produced the publication – blurs the lines between work and play.
A boutique hotel, our open lobby offers a communal place to plug in, grab a drink, have a bite, or socialize and connect with fellow travelers or locals. Enjoy a meal at our restaurant, HENRY at Life Hotel by Chef Michael Vignola and sip a creative, inspired cocktail in our subterranean cocktail bar, Gibson + Luce. We welcome you to experience Life at its fullest.
Our restaurant, HENRY at Life Hotel, serves as NoMad’s quintessential neighborhood bistro offering Chef Michael Vignola’s personal approach to cooking – elevating classics through a global lens with a healthy dose of heat. Perfect for sharing, many dishes are prepared in a wood-burning oven, and are complemented by expertly made cocktails and thoughtfully selected wines by the glass and bottles from around the world.
Our 98 guest rooms and suites pay homage to the spirit of the building’s 1894 heritage with a modern and smart twist. Each room is thoughtfully designed to echo the architectural integrity of the building complemented by user-friendly technology, convenient amenities and all the comforts of home.