The Soul of Greenwich Village


The health and safety of our guests and staff will always come first. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, new practices and procedures have been implemented property-wide in accordance with the latest guidelines and recommendations from the CDC, WHO, and other local, state and national authorities. Please read our “Stay Safe Assurances” policy.

Discover the Washington Square Hotel

Our landmark hotel is just a few steps away from Washington Square Park, one of NYC’s most historic and beloved parks. You will be amazed at how close you are to the NYU campus and NYC’s most visited neighborhoods! Walk to SOHO, Greenwich Village, Chinatown, the Highline, Meatpacking District and Freedom Tower. Nearby subways take you uptown to Times Square, Central Park, the Empire State Building and Midtown. (VIEW MAP)

Filled with unique artwork, original deco architecture and modern luxuries, you’ll love our friendly service and warm family atmosphere. Our staff is tuned in to neighborhood happenings and will guide you in experiencing New York like an insider. Come stay with us and see why our guests keep coming back!


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What People Are Saying

If it was good enough for Hemingway, it's good enough for me.

For a proper hotel in Manhattan that is comfy and characterful but still pretty affordable, this well-run Greenwich Village institution is about as good as it gets.

Winner of a Certificate of Excellence 2011—2018

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Why Stay with Us

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WSH has been a Greenwich Village icon since 1902. With a rich history, a superb location to music venues, art events and restaurants, and genuine dedication to service – savvy travelers return again and again.

  • 149 rooms, located in the heart of Greenwich Village
  • Walking distance to NYC’s most visited neighborhoods
  • Convenient discounted parking (for more information email us or call 212-777-9515)
  • Rooftop to table dining at our North Square Restaurant (pandemic hours: open only for lunch and dinner)
  • Original Art Deco Architecture and artwork in every corner
  • Luxuriate with C.O. Bigelow bath products
  • A friendly, relaxed vibe
  • Our staff knows the neighborhood intimately and will be your guide
  • Due to Covid-19 safety guidelines, we have currently paused our spa services, continental breakfast, and access to our fitness center. We will resume these services when it is safe to do so.

WSH Special Offers


Discover more at the WSH. From complementary wine to our Dine N’ Groove package, you’ll get the royal treatment during your stay.

Experience the heart and soul of the Washington Square Hotel!

Trip Advisor Travelers' Choice 2021