5 of The Best Hotels for Wall Street and the Financial District

As you can imagine New York’s Wall Street is a pretty bustling place during the day - you’ve seen it in the films, an exciting place of skyscrapers, yellow taxis, six lanes of traffic and people with Somewhere To Be! Then it’s lively come the early evening… and quiet later. Which isn’t a bad rhythm is you’re interested in staying in one of the best hotels for Wall Street and the Financial District?

Smyth Hotel

If you’re here on business you’re waking up where you need to be, and if you’re here for pleasure you’re close the the water, meaning the Staten Island Ferry and the Brooklyn Bridge, plus the South Street Seaport. And you’re close to the Trade Centre, Chinatown, SoHo and Greenwich Village - a short subway ride or a longer stroll. But generally the best places to stay in New York are close to a subway, and in this regard all our recommendations for 4 of the best hotels for Wall Street and the Financial District make the cut.

5 of the Best Hotels for Wall Street and the Financial District

Our Favourite Hotel on Wall Street


The Andaz, Wall Street, is the only hotel on Wall Street. It may also be the only hotel in the world which used to be a Barclays Bank. They've renovated with clever, innovative design - think sharp shiny edges in warm colours - it has an excellent spa.

The Best Hotels on Wall Street for Classic New York Style

The Beekman

The Beekman has a jazz-age style to it, with simple, elegant design and an atmospheric cocktail bar that Jay Gatsby would adore. The downtown location is excellent too. Or, for modern New York style try the Smyth Hotel, a sleek, fashionable feeling hotel with spacious, colourful rooms, mid-century, Danish furniture, art from local galleries, and an authentic 60s era ‘den bar’.

Hip Hotels near Wall Street

Hotel on Rivington

The Hotel on Rivington is close to Wall Street and the World Trade Centre, SoHo, TriBeCa and Chinatown, and it’s about five minutes from Little Italy. It’s also hip and youthful, with floor-to-ceiling window and bright, modern furnishings. The restaurant is a fusion of an America brasserie and a sushi restaurant.

The Best Value Hotels for Wall Street

Gild Hall

Wall Street adjacent, Gild Hall, A Thompson Hotel is both totally charming and great value. The 126 rooms are decorated with strong, dark colours and plenty of extra style, leaving he communal areas to really style it up - take their split-level library for example and their rustic-glam bar and restaurant. Rooms start from around £140 per night - great value for such a chic hotel.

If you haven’t found the best hotel for Wall Street and the Financial District on our Guru’s list of 5 you could try:

5 of the Best Hotels for Wall Street and the Financial District

  • Andaz Wall Street New York City 253 rooms from £394

    Romantic Break  -  A stylish choice- loft-style rooms featuring pillow menus and king sized beds and downstairs a hip bar and yummy restaurant.
    City Style  -  A slick hotel set in an historic NYC neighborhood- trendy rough brick walls mixed with glossy finishes and lavish fittings.
    Great walks  -  Close to New Yorks famous Central Park, a breath of fresh air in the city centre.
    Sights nearby  -  Walking distance from ferries to the Statue of Liberty and Governor's Island.
    Recommended by  -  Tablet, Frommers, Kiwi Collection

    The only hotel with an address on Wall Street, placing it at the epicenter of the Financial District. Large loft style rooms with seriously luxurious bathrooms. A hip restaurant using farm fresh produce, trendy bar and a glorious spa. A boutique hotel with a chains knowledge. See More

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  • The Beekman New York 287 rooms from £449

    City Style  -  Right in the heart of Manhattan, near the World Trade Centre.
    Local exploring  -  Perfect for exploring the sights and sounds of New York.
    Local markets  -  Browse the frenzy of the South Street Seaport market.
    Sights nearby  -  Ten minutes walk from Ground Zero.

    Stellar hotel with a definitively jazz age feel in the heart of Manhattan. Rooms are swish and elegant with simple designs and comfortable furniture. Enjoy a cocktail in the atmospheric bar that evokes a Gatsby-esque atmosphere with it's booth bar and chandeliers. A five-star downtown option. See More

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  • Hotel on Rivington New York 110 rooms from £206

    Weddings  -  The Penthouse is a premier event space in NYC, with floor-to-ceiling glass, 3000 sq ft across three levels and panoramic views.
    Local exploring  -  5 minutes from Little Italy, and close to SoHo, Tribeca and Chinatown, with Ground Zero and Wall Street both 1 mile away.
    City Style  -  A youthful and hip hotel with spectacular views of the Financial District and the downtown bridges.
    Views  -  Great views from hotel
    Recommended by  -  Tablet

    Youthful and modern hotel on the trendy Lower East Side, located near Wall Street and the World Trade Centre. The bright rooms feature floor-to-ceiling windows with spectacular views and sleek furnishings. The restaurant blends American brasserie with sushi and adds to the liveliness of the hotel. See More

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  • Smyth Hotel New York (Tribeca) 100 rooms from £215

    City Style  -  Carefully and stylishly furnished to evoke 1960s glamour, with an intimate den bar, and located in a lively neighbourhood.
    Local exploring  -  Located in lively Tribeca neighbourhood, less than 1 mile away from the Brooklyn Bridge.
    Views  -  The rooms on the higher floors boast fantastic views of the cityscape.
    Lively  -  Hip and happening.
    Recommended by  -  Tablet, Mr & Mrs Smith

    Sleek hotel located in the fashionable Tribeca neighbourhood with spacious, modern and richly colourful rooms styled to evoke 1960s glamour. The hotel also boasts an authentic and characterful den bar, a lively seasonal restaurant, Danish-modern furnishings and art sourced from local galleries. See More

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  • Gild Hall, A Thompson Hotel New York (Wall Street- Financial District) 126 rooms from £140

    City Style  -  This stylish hotel has a fantastic wine selection at La Soffitta, authentic Italian cuisine, and a split level library.
    Local exploring  -  Located on historic Gold Street in the Financial District, a few hundred yards from Wall Street.
    Outstanding location
    Sights nearby  -  Well located for major sights.

    Characterful hotel with a fantastic location next to Wall Street. The rooms are decorated with strong, dark and stylish features that complement the sleek aesthetic in the communal areas - such as the sophisticated split-level library, rustic-glam bar and restaurant - adding to the air of luxury. See More

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Written by Kat Parr Mackintosh

posted Monday, 5th August 2019