Visit Our Historic Manhattan Boutique Hotel Near Central Park
A Taste of Old New York
A top choice among historic hotels on the Upper East Side, our charming Manhattan boutique hote near Central Park boasts the look of a classic landmark building complete with every modern amenity upon entering. Built over a century ago, Hotel Wales was formerly known as the Hotel Chastiagneray, a popular stomping ground for flappers, tycoons and returning WWII war heroes. Remnants of our long history still remain, with a marble-stepped staircase, exquisitely decorated dark wood fireplaces with Beaux-Arts details, and the ornately-carved wrought iron banister that connect every floor of Hotel Wales’ accommodations.
From a long, narrow lobby to the turn-of-the-century charm found in our boutique guestrooms and suites, Hotel Wales gives every guest a taste of Old New York. When choosing from Manhattan boutique hotels, consider the classic, historical ambiance found at Hotel Wales.