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Health & Safety Protocol

Safety Protocol

As it has always been, the safety and security of our guests and team members remain our highest priority. We will do everything we can to ensure travel safety and provide maximum flexibility as the situation around novel coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to evolve.

To give you full confidence and greater peace of mind, The Gotham Hotel will cover following:

Our Staff – Hygiene and sanitization of all our staff is of utmost importance. Happy and healthy staff allows us to do our best to serve you. we will be doing distribution of personal protective equipment (PPE) kits to staff, such as masks, protective screen, gloves, sanitizers, according to specific job requirements. Clear and visible signs on proper use and disposal. Regular disinfection of workspace, high-touch surfaces and increased sanitization of staff accommodation.

Public Spaces – Starting with our public spaces and high-traffic areas, we are going above and beyond our normal protocols. We are cleaning surfaces with increased frequency, dedicated staff and recommended cleaning agents.

Hand Sanitizer – Hand sanitizing stations are being installed at hotel entrances, at our front desk and our elevator banks.

Guest Rooms – In guest rooms, we have elevated our rigorous protocols to thoroughly clean all surfaces with hospital-grade disinfectants. And we will be placing disinfecting wipes in each room for your use. Number of decorative items in the units, such as cushions and bed runners, is being reviewed.

Housekeeping – Increased disinfection and cleaning frequencies, especially for all high touch public areas and frequently touched guest room areas and items. Antimicrobial coatings and effective disinfecting technology will be applied in the lifts where possible to enhance safety. Regular review of quality and standards for third party vendors and cleaning chemicals approved by the local authorities for disinfection and sanitization. All linen is washed and treated at high temperatures.

New Cleaning Technologies – We are rolling out enhanced technologies including electrostatic sprayers to sanitize surfaces throughout the hotel. We are also testing ultraviolent light technology for sanitizing guest keys and devices shared by associates.

Food and Beverage – Physical distancing between guests will be arranged in all restaurants and bars. All kitchen, service and stewarding team members are to wear protective gear including face masks and disposable gloves, if deemed necessary by World Health Organization. Comprehensive awareness training program on hygiene procedures to ensure all team members are empowered to deliver the enhanced health and safety program with confidence. In-room dining and minibar procedures are updated to avoid human to human contact.

What to expect during your stay – As you know, the way we travel will look a little bit different right now, so we wanted to ensure you had the latest list of what to keep in mind when you prepare to travel next. Please reach out to our hotel directly to understand our latest local guidelines.

Social distancing – Social Distancing continues to be recommended or required practice in public settings. During your stay, please be mindful of other guests and Team Members and maintain the suggested six feet of distance. Signage in public spaces will remind our guests to maintain social distancing.

From the unmistakable tall, skinny structure to the distinctive hotel rooms with balconies to its historic roots as an iconic literary institution, the Gotham Hotel on 46th Street is one of New York City’s truly unique boutique hotels.

Gotham Hotel NY

16 E 46th Street
New York, NY 10017

Contact Us

(212) 490-8500

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