AKA United Nations
AKA United Nations is a minimalist-chic serviced residence near the East River in Manhattan’s quiet Turtle Bay. With sleek, modern interiors, marble bathrooms, gourmet kitchens, and a state-of-the-art gym, the residences are equally suited to long stays for business or leisure, or a shorter break in Manhattan making the most of luxury apartment living. Frequented by diplomats, entertainment executives, and leisure travelers seeking an elegant home away from home, this sophisticated urban haven will surpass your expectations.
- Stay in one of 91 contemporary one-bedroom suites, suitable for both short and long stays
- Take in sweeping city views as you sip a glass of chilled champagne
- Work out in the modern fitness center with state-of-the-art Technogym equipment
- Entertain, or prepare a home cooked meal in your own luxury kitchen
- Arrange for fresh groceries and beverages to be delivered to your residence upon arrival
- Sit back and relax at a.terrace, an outdoor patio space with a fire pit and tranquility garden
This modern residence near the U.N. headquarters is a New York City landmark, combining home comforts with a prime Manhattan address. Start your day with complimentary tea and coffee in a.lounge — an elegant social space with terrace access — then explore the city.
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Unwind from a day of meetings, or leisure activities in one of 91 comfortable and fashionable one-bedroom or premium suites at AKA United Nations. These luxury residences include hardwood floors, stylish kitchens with granite or quartz counters, and original artworks, and most have private terraces with wide views across Midtown.
Hardwood flooring, walnut cabinets, and tastefully understated gray décor with a minimalist aesthetic gives each suite an effortlessly stylish ambiance, creating a sophisticated, yet cozy atmosphere to put you at ease. Upgrade to a premium suite, on the top two floors, to benefit from glass-walled rain showers, and separate living and sleeping areas.
The service is as exquisite as the accommodations. From the friendly welcome you receive at the front desk to the same-day valet dry-cleaning service, or exceptional housekeeping, the team at AKA United Nations will ensure your stay runs smoothly. You can book an executive car or limousine with a driver to get you to events, or rejuvenate with an in-suite massage.
Get the very best features of a luxury hotel within the comforts of a residential setting.
Gourmet kitchens with state-of-the-art appliances mean you can prepare your choice of meals, or head out to try the best of New York City’s restaurant scene. There is no on-site restaurant, but you can get a morning drink in the residences' lounge.
a.lounge – Start the day in this relaxed lounge, serving complimentary gourmet coffee and tea between 6 and 11 a.m. Make yourself at home with the morning papers or chat with fellow travelers over your daily brew.
The Campbell – A New York institution, this ornately designed bar and restaurant is 10 minutes' walk from AKA United Nations. Grab a roast beef and watercress sandwich for lunch or enjoy a classic martini cocktail after a busy day in the city.
The Palm Too – Just around the corner from the residences, this modern Manhattan eatery is ideal for prime sirloin steak or lobster.
Be pampered in your AKA United Nations suite by NOMI Beauty hair stylists and makeup artists, or book a personal training session at the on-site gym, with state-of-the-art Technogym treadmills, cardio climbers, and a vertical Pilates machine. Take care of business at the Mac workstation, or catch up with emails in the communal work space, seating up to 10 people.
A plethora of attractions and activities are within walking distance of AKA United Nations. Whether you want to get an aerial view of the city from the famous Empire State Building, watch an award-winning performance on Broadway, go shopping along 5th Avenue, or experience the buzz of Times Square, the top sights of Manhattan are within easy reach.
AKA United Nations
Get the best of both worlds at AKA United Nations. Just moments from the U.N. headquarters, but within easy reach of the city buzz, its Turtle Bay location is pleasantly quiet. By the East River, you can take your pick from the array of restaurants, bars, and New York landmarks nearby.
LaGuardia Airport is 9 mi / 14 km away.
John F. Kennedy International Airport is 14 mi / 23 km away.
Newark Liberty International Airport is 19 mi / 30 km.
Grand Central Terminal is a five-minute walk, just three blocks west and one south.