Room type

Private Single with Shared Bath

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

Premium Single Room

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

Premium Double Room

Max Occupancy: 4 guests

Private Double Room with Shared Bath

Max Occupancy: 4 guests

Suite, 1 Bedroom

Max Occupancy: 6 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)


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.

Wireless Internet

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.

Daily housekeeping

Renovated guestrooms feature Jonathan Adler retro designs, flat-screen televisions, complimentary WiFi, and plush sofas.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

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 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • 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

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Phone 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Climate control 
  • 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.

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


Pets allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 2, Pet maximum weight in lb is 50

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • 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 rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Deposit: USD 100.00 per stay
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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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.

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