Just Right for Hanging out with family & friends
Amenities & Services
At the Shelburne, it is our goal to make each guest feel right at home while visiting NYC. Our boutique hotel in Murray Hill offers ideal services and hotel amenities to make sure your experience in NYC is just right. Browse our extensive list of hotel amenities & services below. From Affinia Junior offering kid-friendly hotel services to our Social Sips Wine Hour, each of our amenities have been crafted with our guests in mind.
Affinia Junior: Kids Program
Introducing Affinia Junior, our unique new program that’s all about making your kids as happy as you are during your stay at one of our family-friendly hotels. We believe that traveling with the entire family should be an adventure, not a hassle — and we’re all about helping your family relax and create memories that will last a lifetime. Plus, with the spacious suite offerings at our hotels, we’ve got lots of room for the whole family to stretch out. With the Affinia Junior program, you’ll get: Custom coloring sheets (download and print for your kids here) and triangular crayons; Pop-up kid-friendly Social Sips featuring delicious snacks and treats; Convenient kid-centric sundries available at The Cupboard or Corner Store; Pack ‘n Plays, stroller, and high chairs; “Family Fun” chests filled with board games; an Affinia Junior sportpack full of goodies including colorable pillow, glow in the dark flashlight, and animal temporary hand tattoos (for an additional $49); and an Affinia Junior Fresh Direct Kit (for an additional $52).
Want to up the ante for your kids’ hotel stay? Affinia’s Starry Night Camp-In experience is an interactive way for your kids to have fun and get their imaginations running. Book our Starry Night Camp-In experience to have this set up in your room upon arrival:Play make-believe with the use of a 6′ teepee from Land of Nod; Sleep under the stars with a Starry Night Light; and enjoy a “Good Night New York City” bedtime story. Please note, this add-on is only available in our suites and larger room types, and is available for booking during check-out.Our front desk is also on hand to help you plan your visit, especially when it comes to family-centric services, cool restaurants, awesome events, fun activities, and more.
FreshDirect Grocery Service
Stay with us at any Affinia hotel in New York City and have your guest room stocked with groceries from FreshDirect. We’ve teamed up with FreshDirect to provide grocery delivery service to all NYC hotel guests. It’s just right for a relaxing stay: place your order and we’ll stock your pantry and fridge. Choose from our Keep Going, Work Smart, Healthy Spin or our Affinia Junior grocery kits. All suit a range of tastes and come with snacks and light meals just right for guests (of every age!) who are on-the-go, traveling for business, or are healthfully inclined. Reserve your FreshDirect grocery kit when booking your room in NYC, or at the front desk anytime during your stay. Kits start at $52. To cancel, please notify us 24 hours in advance. All orders must be placed 48 hours in advance.
Social Sips: Wine Hour
At every hotel in the Affinia Hotel Collection, we hold a reception for guests called Social Sips. It’s a place for you to kick back and relax in each hotel’s main common space, mingling with friends and new faces. Complimentary beverages are served by our staff, all interested in where you’re from, where you’ll go, and how you’re enjoying your stay. At every Affinia hotel, we host a nightly Wine Hour #SocialSips from 5:00pm to 6:00pm for guests over the age of 21. Depending on the season or yearly events, we also offer special #SocialSips with themes and extras. Come sip and chat with us as we celebrate your trip — and be sure to check the Happenings list for seasonal Social Sips and major events throughout the year.
Our curated VIPaws pet-friendly hotel program is designed to accommodate your pet’s every need while you’re with us. We even hosted the winner of the 2016 Best In Show “CJ the German Shirthaired Pointer” at one of our hotels. You’ll get access to pet necessities and services to keep him or her comfortable and content, plus everything you need to go exploring. The program also includes a $10 donation to the Humane Society. For just $150, we will pamper your pet with: Food and water bowls; An oversized pet bed from the New York shop Jax & Bones; A choice between three Jax & Bones rope toys of various strengths for your dog, or a toy for your cat; Dog stairs (if you need them); A door hanger to let hotel staff know when your pet is in the room. We also provide supplies for dog walks made easy, including treats, and convenient waste bag dispensers for leashes.
The Affinia Bed
Our amenities for restful sleep are part of what make us just right for the modern traveler. It starts with our signature Affinia bed, featuring the Sealy Posturepedic Plush Sleep System: mattresses made with higher density foam, a more supportive design, and improved quality.
Sleep amenities continue with our pillow menu. Pick the ideal firmness, material, and fill for your best possible pillow, and get the ideal amount of sleep during your stay.
Stay fit in our state-of-the-art cardio and weight training stations for you to stay fit and keep up with your exercise routine. Our gym has all you need to work up a sweat in NYC.
Curbside valet parking available for $65 a day and $75 for oversized vehicles. Drive in to the city that never sleeps; we will take care of the rest.
Rare Bar & Grill
RARE Bar & Grill at the Shelburne is known to New Yorkers and visitors from all over the world as an NYC Institution. The ever evolving menu has over 20 different burgers today, including flambéed whiskey burgers and steakhouse chops which have both our loyal guests and food critics flipping over.
Burger Obsessed. Burger Addicted. Burger Masters.
Rare View Rooftop
Our seasonal rooftop bar RARE VIEW, voted one of New York City’s best rooftops, with all-day access for hotel guests and Skyline Cocktail hours in the afternoon ‘till closing*. Take the ride up and experience spectacular 360-degree skyline views of Manhattan’s skyline right from our roof; gaze and capture memorable pics with New York City’s landmarks such as the Empire State Building, the Chrysler Building and the Freedom Tower and the East River. Check out why it’s one of NYC’s best rooftops here. The 5,000 square foot rooftop, a New York City’s hidden gem, is designed into five outside rooms: Empire Lane, Picnic Patch, Beer Garden, Champagne Garden & “V.I.P” (Very Important Patio).Hungry after rooftop cocktails? just head downstairs to Rare Bar & Grill for dinner – burgers are already on the grill!
Delicious in-room dining from Rare Bar & Grill is served from 7 AM to 11 PM Monday through Friday, and 8 AM to 11 pm Saturdays and Sundays- providing breakfast, lunch, dinner or selections for anytime snacking.
We like our guests, present and future, to be ‘in the know’ for all things Affinia. Whether you’re looking to stay on the Upper East Side or in Midtown Manhattan, each Affinia hotel offers a unique NYC experience. Find out if our hotels are just right for you with these Frequently Asked Questions.
Wireless High-speed Internet and Dataport accessible when you need it. Package delivery and handling are also available.