Aloft Opens First Property in Long Island City, NY

BETHESDA, MD—The Aloft Long Island City – Manhattan View has opened, marking the first Aloft in Long Island City, NY. This hotel will be the fourth Aloft hotel in the New York metropolitan area, joining properties in Manhattan and Brooklyn.

Owned by Select Development and managed by Real Hospitality, the hotel provides 176 loft-style rooms, 1,000 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space, a rooftop terrace, views of the NYC skyline, an outdoor courtyard and more. The property is close to numerous art galleries, shops, restaurants and businesses, including the headquarters for JetBlue Airways.

Amenities include SPG Keyless, which enables guests to use their smartphone or Apple watch as a room key; free WiFi throughout the property; a Re:charge fitness center; Re:fuel by Aloft, a grab & go food and beverage area; and live, local music at the W XYZ bar.