Four Seasons Hotel New York Downtown is perfectly positioned for leisure travellers wanting to explore the surrounding streets of trendy TriBeCa, for families looking to spend a day on the waterfront, and for business travellers in search of enjoyable escapes between business matters. Who better to draw up a local guide of the area than our in-the-know staff? Tailor your itinerary with their picks; then explore, retreat and repeat.
Trees on platforms above water.

Our Entertainment Sales Manager’s Favourite Family Adventure Spot

– Tyrone Alvarez, Entertainment Sales Manager

“Little Island is a floating oasis that’s perfect for an outdoor adventure with my kids. It features lawns, slopes and winding pathways that lead to remarkable views of downtown. This architectural marvel is a must-see when you’re adventuring outdoors.”

A small counter in a coffee shop.

Where Our Senior Public Relations Director Goes For An Aperitivo

– Vanessa Morin , Senior Public Relations Director

“Bar Pisellino is well known for its hand-crafted cocktails and noteworthy espresso. I highly recommend you try the Pistachio Cocktail with hints of pistachio, green cardamom and gin. Complete your aperitivo experience with an order of homemade Cacio e Pepe chips and Tramezzino, a go-to favourite for all of the locals.”

A cocktail with white flowers as a garnish.

Our Lifestyle Creative Director’s Negroni Hotspot

– Monica Domantay, Lifestyle Creative Director

“Dante is an iconic café and bar in Greenwich Village that has been attracting people from all walks of life for more than 100 years and is a must-stop destination for anyone looking to experience old-world New York charm. Their award-winning cocktail menu is as diverse as the neighbourhood they helped shape. I highly recommend ordering the negroni bianco.”

A pear on an old book.

A Shopping Find from Our Group Sales Manager

– Matthew Sonkin, Group Sales Manager

“A unique men’s ready-to-wear store in Chinatown, Bode is known for its domestic and historical textiles featuring fun patterns and pops of colour that make each piece stand out. I recommend checking out Bode if you want to discover a different and exciting take on men’s garments.”

Coffee and dessert on white plates.

Our Senior Marketing Director’s Go-To Coffee Shop

– Michael Law, Senior Director of Marketing

“Café Kitsuné is a Parisian-inspired café known for its lifestyle brand and is located in the West Village just a 10-minute walk from our Hotel. It’s the perfect spot to meet up with friends and enjoy an espresso paired with one of their decadent pastries.”

A dark red coctail.

A Step Back In Time With Our Guest Experience Manager

– Jonathan Gil, Guest Experience Manager

“Apotheke is a lively speakeasy in the heart of Chinatown that’s known for its expertly crafted medicinal cocktails made with organic botanicals, herbs and produce. My favourite is called Paid Vacation, which includes tequila, mezcal, hints of citrus and Habanero. If you want to impress your friends, I highly recommend taking them to Apotheke for a cocktail experience like no other.”