Start your day off right with the complimentary Rise breakfast, featuring signature hot breakfast wraps and cool smoothie shooters. Healthy grab-and-go options get you out the door with a spring in your step. Monday through Thursday evenings, join other guests in the modern, airy lobby for complimentary wine, beer, and light fare. If the weather's nice, take a break on the rooftop terrace and drink in the marvelous views of Manhattan and the Hudson River.
Open-flow guestrooms provide a soothing haven from the city bustle. Sink into Westin's famous Heavenly Bed and watch your favorite shows on the 32-inch LCD TV. Cook up a bedtime snack in the kitchenette, complete with an Energy Star microwave and refrigerator, a coffee/tea maker, and a sink. Business-friendly amenities include complimentary wireless and wired Internet access and a desk with an ergonomic chair. Local calls and are also free. Bathrooms indulge with relaxing rainfall showerheads and spa-inspired toiletries. Pets up to 40 pounds are welcome at no extra charge; you can even request a Heavenly Dog Bed.
It's easy being green when you stay at the Element. Opened in December 2010, the Element incorporates eco-friendly materials into its modern design. Carpets are made with up to 100% recycled content. Art is mounted on bases made from recycled tires. Guestrooms include recycling bins for paper, plastic, and glass. And low-VOC (volatile organic compounds) paints improve indoor air quality for guests and staff. Of course, the hotel is entirely smoke-free.