Smart Deals: GEM Hotel, New York
The Deal: The three GEM Hotels in New York City –SoHo, Chelsea and Midtown West — are offering a special "Cool Yule" nightly rate of $139 per room.
Why’s It’s a Deal: Have you looked at New York hotel rates lately? Sure, they’ve plummeted, but $139 is as good as it gets. The average rate at these properties is $219 per night. The hotels offer complimentary high-speed Internet access, premium bottled water and Wolfgang Puck coffee. The hotels will loan you complimentary iPods, pre-loaded with audio tours for areas including Chinatown, Little Italy, Meatpacking District and Times Square. As a GEM guest, you can sign up to receive in-room phone messages on your cell phone throughout your stay.
Caveat: This rate is only good from November 20 to 29 and from December 13 to 29, 2009.
The Details: GEM Hotel