Get an overview of this hotelBoutique budget hotel with retro vibe at Penn Station
Near Penn Station
Steps from Penn Station and Madison Square Garden, this hotel is in the heart of Manhattan’s Chelsea neighborhood. Also nearby is the Fashion Institute of Technology.
Inspired by the NYC social scene in the 1980s, this hotel offers complimentary retro board game and Atari rentals and free WiFi. Luggage storage and 24/7 concierge assistance are also available.
Renovated guestrooms feature Jonathan Adler retro designs, flat-screen televisions, complimentary WiFi, and plush sofas.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!Opens in a new window
Wireless Internet access is complimentary at RIFF Chelsea hotel. The hotel also offers a concierge, computer station, and business services. Luggage storage is complimentary for guests prior to check-in (a surcharge applies after check-out). Complimentary tea and coffee is served each morning from 7 AM to 11 AM. Pets are welcome in specific rooms (surcharge). On site amenities include complimentary retro board games and video-game console for rental (based on availability).
During the months of May-September guests can enjoy music bingo on the rooftop garden terrace Monday-Friday at 5 PM.
- Concierge services
- Total number of rooms - 43
- 24-hour front desk
- Number of floors - 4
- Computer station
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Rooftop terrace
- Multilingual staff
- Luggage storage
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Coffee/tea in common areas
- Free WiFi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Smoke-free property
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet
- Air conditioning
- Daily housekeeping
- In-room safe
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- Digital TV service
- Flat-panel TV
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Free WiFi
Where to Eat
Several restaurants, cafés, and bars are located nearby the RIFF Chelsea hotel. Delivery services are available.
Nearby Things to Do
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
Minimum check-in age is 21
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is 11 AM
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 50.00, plus a deposit of USD 50.00 per stay
- 2 per room (up to 50 lb)
- Specific rooms only
- Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
- No onsite parking is available.
- The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
No cribs (infant beds) available
- Deposit: USD 100.00 per stay
- Pet deposit: USD 50.00 per stay
- Pet fee: USD 50.00
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We should mention
This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.