Denihan’s collection of award-winning boutique hotels are located in top U.S. markets, including New York and Chicago.

The James Hotels

The James Hotels is a brand of warmly modern, residentially styled and locally infused hotels. Ideally situated in Chicago and New York. The James Hotels are for travelers in pursuit of local immersion, inspiration and cultural adventure—for a creative set seeking authenticity and connection, to themselves and others. Our approach is to help open your mind, nourish your spirit, and create an environment that allows you to access your best self.

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The James New York - Soho
Located in the heart of Soho, The James New York is dedicated to a lifestyle of art, culture and community. The 114-room hotel also offers unique spaces – including a seasonal Urban Garden and rooftop pool.

The James New York - NoMad 
The James continues to expand its' footprint with a second hotel in New York City. Opened June 2017, the James New York - NoMad is centrally located at 29th Street and Madison Avenue, and will be the ultimate urban retreat, a perfect home base from which guests can explore the city. The property is minutes away from Madison Square Park, Gramercy Park, and the Flatiron District. Standing as a 12-story testament to the beauty of Beaux-Art Architecture, each of the 344-rooms, including 28 suites, will serve as a private sanctuary styled and appointed with today's traveler in mind and artfully curated with design elements reminiscent of global nomads accumulating eclectic treasures along their journeys. 

The James Chicago - Magnificent Mile
The James Chicago continues to garner recognition for blending modern residential comfort, guest-centric service and intuitive amenities. Located on the corner of Rush and Ontario, the 297-room James is just steps from Chicago’s famous Michigan Avenue shopping district, Millennium Park and renowned museums.

The Surrey Hotel

Voted the #1 hotel in New York City by the readers of Condé Nast Traveler, The Surrey is a discreet escape on Manhattan's Upper East Side. Steps from Central Park, world-class museums, and Madison Avenue shopping, the hotel features Cornelia Spa and Daniel Boulud's Michelin-starred Café Boulud. It is New York City's only Relais & Châteaux hotel.

The Benjamin Hotel

Beaux-arts luxury boutique-style hotel with newly-redesigned accommodations and a distinctly residential feel situated in an ideal midtown locale. Considered to be one of the most recognized works by famed architect Emery Roth, the hotel’s edifice was the inspiration behind artist Georgia O’Keefe’s piece “New York—Night.”

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Denihan purchased the hotel in the late 1990’s and following a complete transformation, reopened it as The Benjamin in honor of the family-owned company’s founder, Benjamin Denihan, Sr., an entrepreneur with a deep commitment to personalized customer care.

Affinia Hotel Collection

A carefully curated set of boutique hotels, each delivering a unique and authentic neighborhood experience. No two are alike, but each is extraordinary in its own way.  Denihan’s Affinia hotels are located across Manhattan in some of the city’s most exciting and diverse neighborhoods.

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Fifty NYC, an Affinia Hotel

Just off of a $19-million-dollar renovation by famed architect Nobutaka Ashihara and design firm Dawson Design Associates, the hotel’s 251 rooms and suites provide a modern setting for today’s traveler. A city-smart choice in Midtown East, the hotel resides close to many Fortune 500 companies.

Gardens NYC, an Affinia Hotel
Discreetly located on the coveted Upper East Side, the Gardens NYC provides a hotel setting in a residential neighborhood close to major attractions and some of the nation’s top medical institutions. All suite, each of the hotel’s 132 rooms feature a full kitchen as guests are encouraged to enjoy long-term stays, especially in one of the two luxe Penthouse Suites.

Shelburne NYC, an Affinia Hotel
Fully redesigned with an artistic modern ambiance, the Shelburne NYC is close to Grand Central Terminal and is reminiscent of a social club in Murray Hill. In addition to the hotel’s 325 rooms and suites, lively common spaces and food & beverage outlets, notably the hotel’s popular rooftop, provide vibrant places to connect.