Live Like a Local Experiences

The Chatwal, New York, an iconic landmark in Manhattan, has partnered with the personalized travel planning service LOCALIKE New York, to create bespoke private itineraries inspired by the hotel’s Crowns Suites. Guest who book a stay in any of The ‘Chatwal Crowns’ Suites will receive an itinerary filled with inimitable experiences, available exclusively to guests of the Chatwal.


The Chatwal x Localike

Unique Suites

Discover all of the unique suites available in The Chatwal Crowns, a Collection of Suites.

Experiences Overview

Browse the extraordinary local experiences available.

LOCALIKE New York is the city’s first personalized travel service, allowing visitors to experience New York like a local. Travelers complete an online travel profile, highlighting their preferences and interests during their time in the city. LOCALIKE’s local experts will create a personalized itinerary. Their in-depth and comprehensive Trip Planner includes bespoke advice on the most up-to-date and off the beaten path sights, launches and events. This innovative new service replaces biased reviews, recommendations and time-consuming web research with efficient, personal itineraries created with tried and tested insider knowledge not found in any guidebook or online.

Garden Suite

Discover the world’s largest rooftop farm

The ‘Garden Suite’ at The Chatwal is ‘an oasis in the heart of Manhattan’ featuring large terrace enhanced by a fountain sculpture as well as a collection of fragrant herbs. LOCALIKE has curated a horticultural experience inspired by the green flourishes of the Garden Suite. Guests tour the world’s largest green roof farm, Brooklyn Grange, with the farm’s founder and experience one of the city’s best sustainable initiatives. Guests can also attend a private Make Your Own Skincare workshop with wellness expert and founder of NY’s Anarchy in a Jar, Laena McCarthy, to discover the healing traditions and practices of herbs and oils to boost the body’s natural resilience. Photo: ©Brooklyn Grange Rooftop Farm

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Hollywood Suite

Wander the city with a personal photographer

The one-bedroom Hollywood suite celebrates the glamour of movies and cinematography with its subtle decor. LOCALIKE’s unique Hollywood experience combines a customised city tour with a private photoshoot against the iconic New York skyline. This Hollywood celebrity treatment provides guests with a lasting memento of their time in the Big Apple. Journey with a master photographer through Midtown New York from the Rockefeller Centre down to 1st Avenue or begin Downtown and swing by Brooklyn Bridge via Soho. Photo: Flytographer

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Manhattan Suite

Sail around the shores of Manhattan

Often described as ‘A Celebration to our gem of a city’ The Manhattan Suite at The Chatwal, LOCALIKE invites guests to see the sights from a new perspective on the water with a prestigious sailing operator. Cruise along the three historic waterways outlining the shores of Manhattan, The Hudson, East and Harlem Rivers. Guests will be provided with a lunch of local cuisine sourced from producers across NYC.

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Sanctuary Suite

Turn a Central Park picnic blanket into a sanctuary

Taking refuge from the bustling city in one of New York’s parks is a local tradition. The Sanctuary Suite pieces together elements of nature reserves with a lush garden terrace and crisp marble statues of exotic creatures. LOCALIKE has created a customised sanctuary with a fully-serviced, luxury picnic in Central Park’s Cherry Hill or Sheep’s Meadow provided by some of New York’s finest purveyors of deli cuisine. The picnic will include a high-end set up and clean up service, charcuterie platter with local cheese and the finest Italian meats, fresh bread baked by Balthazar Bakery, mini dessert tray and bottle of Prosecco.

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Library Suite

Tour the prestigious Morgan Library

Lovers of literature staying in the Library Suite of The Chatwal can enjoy a handpicked collection of leather-bound tomes in the suite’s own private library. The theme of this suite comes to life at one of New York’s most prestigious bibliotheca: The Morgan Library & Museum, former private library of J.P. Morgan. Chatwal guests receive an exclusive docent-led private tour focusing on the highlights of the permanent collection, unavailable to the general public.

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Five adults laughing and conversing outdoors in a city park against tall buildings and a blue sky

Heritage Suite

Explore NYC through the eyes of an Art Historian

The Heritage Suite weaves storied past of The Chatwal, New York into the vibrant architectural nuances. The one-bedroom suite brings together carefully chosen artefacts, documents and art in honour of the hotel’s unique Art Deco heritage. The celebration of history goes beyond the walls of the suite with a private tour of New York landmarks. Starting with the historical significance of the luxury hotel’s Lamb’s Club, an art historian provides detailed insight into the history of the Theatre District and the Art Deco design principles still prevalent in landmark buildings like The Chrysler and Radio City Music Hall.

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