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The William Vale

5-star5 stars
Great for families

Good to know

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Free WiFi
  • Fridge
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
111 North 12th Street, Brooklyn, NY, 11249, United States of America

Luxury hotel in Brooklyn with restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Free WiFi
  • Great for families

    Good to know

    • Free cots/infant beds
    • Free WiFi
    • Fridge
    • Dry cleaning/laundry service
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  • Amazing if you can stay in a pricier room. The views are insane. Comfortable beds, large…Dec 13, 2019
  • We had booked a Gotham room, for which we paid a premium, and were told at check in that…Nov 19, 2019

The William Vale

from £260
  • Suite, 1 Bedroom, Balcony
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony (Gotham)
  • Room, 1 Queen Bed, Balcony (Gotham)
  • Suite, Balcony, Corner (Gotham, Wraparound Balcony)
  • Room, 2 Double Beds, Balcony
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony
  • Deluxe Suite, Balcony, Corner (Wraparound Balcony)
  • Room, 1 Queen Bed, Balcony
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony (Accessible)
  • Room, 2 Double Beds, Balcony (Accessible)
  • Room, 1 Queen Bed, Balcony (Accessible)
  • Suite, 1 Bedroom, Balcony (Accessible)
  • Suite, Balcony, Corner (Accessible)

What’s around The William Vale

Landmarks

  • On the waterfront
  • United Nations Headquarters - 3 mi / 4.8 km
  • Roosevelt Island - 2.6 mi / 4.1 km
  • Brooklyn Bridge Park - 3.7 mi / 6 km
  • Washington Square Park - 4.1 mi / 6.5 km
  • New York University - 4.1 mi / 6.6 km
  • Chrysler Building - 4.1 mi / 6.7 km
  • Empire State Building - 4.2 mi / 6.8 km

Getting around

  • New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.) 34-min drive
  • Newark, NJ (EWR-Liberty Intl.) 38-min drive
  • New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia) 21-min drive
  • New York, NY (NYS-Skyports Seaplane Base) 20-min drive
  • Teterboro, NJ (TEB) 22-min drive
  • Linden, NJ (LDJ) 31-min drive
  • Long Island City Hunterspoint Avenue Station 5-min drive
  • Long Island City Station 5-min drive
  • Woodside Station 6-min drive
  • Nassau Av. Station 8-min walk
  • Bedford Av. Station 9-min walk
  • Metropolitan Av. Station 14-min walk

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 183 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 23 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Travelling with others

Children

  • Up to 2 children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets stay free

  • Specific rooms only *

  • 2 per room

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transport

Parking

  • Valet parking* on site

  • Electric car charging point

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • 24-hour room service
Things to do
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Pool sunloungers
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Pool umbrellas
Working away
  • 24-hour business centre
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space size (feet) - 9000
  • Conference space size (meters) - 836
  • Conference centre
  • Computer station
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built – 2016
  • Lift
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Garden
Accessibility
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Assistive listening devices available
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
Things to enjoy
  • Furnished balcony
Freshen up
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 48-inch flat-screen TV
  • Pay films
  • Premium TV channels
  • MP3 docking station
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Fridge
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Dining

Leuca – This restaurant specialises in Italian cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Westlight – This rooftop bar only serves light fare. Open daily.

Mister Dips – This diner specialises in American cuisine. Open daily.

The William Vale’s small print

Also known as

  • William Vale Hotel Brooklyn
  • The William Vale Hotel Brooklyn
  • William Vale Hotel
  • William Vale Brooklyn
  • The William Vale Hotel
  • The William Vale Brooklyn
  • The William Vale Hotel Brooklyn
  • The William Vale Hotel
  • The William Vale Brooklyn

Policies

Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

  • The seasonal pool is open from May to October.
  • Pool access available from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
  • Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

    On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited.

    This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

    Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

    Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

    Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

    Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

    Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

    Optional extras

    Valet parking costs USD 40 per day with in/out privileges

    We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

    FAQs for The William Vale

    • Does The William Vale offer free cancellation for a full refund?
      Yes, The William Vale does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
    • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The William Vale?
      This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff wear personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
    • Is parking offered on site at The William Vale?
      Yes. Valet parking costs USD 40 per day.
    • Is there a pool at The William Vale?
      Yes, there's a seasonal outdoor pool. Guests have pool access from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM.
    • Are pets allowed at The William Vale?
      Yes, pets are welcome, with a limit of 2 per room.
    • What are the check-in and check-out times at The William Vale?
      You can check in starting at 3:00 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM.
    • Are there restaurants at or near The William Vale?
      Yes, there's an on-site restaurant that serves Italian cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Cafe Mogador (4-min walk), The Bedford (5-min walk) and Northern Territory (5-min walk).

    Recent reviews

    Superb 9.0 From 834 reviews

    Good 6.0
    Smart hotel but small room
    Queen room was small. No bedside table / shelf or light on one side of bed. Lifts had limited availability, so had to wait. Good size and very powerful shower, bathroom OK but limited toiletries space. Nice balcony and chairs. No desk or chair.
    Steve, gb5 night family trip
    Poor 2.0
    Disappointing
    Disappointing given the price and reviews. On check- in despite booking a “Gotham view” we were told that this didn’t guarantee a city view. Upon complaining we were however moved to a city view room. Although there are free sun loungers by the pool the hotel requires the purchase of beds by the pool which I find very disappointing given the price of the hotel.
    Barry, gb3 night trip
    Poor 2.0
    Terrible service and poor quality
    Terrible service with poor customer service and cleaning. I t room only got cleaned once in four days in spite of repeatedly asking reception. The lifts also stopped working which made it difficult to get between floors. All in all I would say it was bad value for money if it was a 3 star the fact that it’s a 5 star it is terrible. They also charge for using the pool on top of your stay.
    Angela, gb4 night trip with friends
    Fair 4.0
    Go for the views but don’t stay the night
    For a newish hotel, the William Vale is in pretty crappy condition. Sort of how you look after a hard night out. Everything is chipped, dinged or just worn. The roof bar was pretty spectacular from a views perspective but the service was so rude and the drink selection so poor and such poor quality (an espresso martini that was burnt coffee and vodka) that we didn’t stay long. The room was fine until we went to bed and were woken by the nightclub across the street going for a massive session. Awesome if that’s your thing but not if you actually want to sleep. All in all it’s bad style over substance and not worth the price tag.
    Danielle, gb1 night romance trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    Amazing place! Great location and views.
    gb5 night trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    Perfect location
    Beautiful hotel in the perfect area for exploring Williamsburg. Will definitely go back. The views from the balcony and rooftop bar are amazing.
    gb3 night romance trip
    Fair 4.0
    The staff were super helpful and friendly, but I was super disappointed by a few things. My room was incredibly noisy - there's a construction site directly below that made noise all night. It also has big lights illuminating the construction area - and the light pollution from this meant the (amazing!) view wasn't what it could have been. I was also woked up by a maid knocking on my door, even though the do not disturb was on, and generally the room was really noisy. It's a decent enough option - but definitely not worth the price.
    gb1 night business trip
    Fair 4.0
    Not a true 5 star & did not meet My expectation, would not recommend.
    Nisha, gb3 night romance trip
    Good 6.0
    Nice hotel. Not great service
    The hotel is great. The pool is great. The location is great. Free Breakfast was great. Everything was very clean and sanitary. But no one ever answers the phone. Not to make pool reservations or to order room service or for anything else. Service was non existent.
    edina, us1 night trip with friends
    Fair 4.0
    Disappointing...pool access on 1 day only
    Food: We tried Westlight and Leuca. But that was the only good experience we had. We stayed Friday-Sunday. You come here to use the pool and we were not able to do so. We checked in Friday and were able to get pool reservations from 230-530. When we got there we were sat on the terrace side (not pool front) then we paid $250 for a poolside pergola which was ours to use until the pool closed at 8. For Saturday they told us that the pool was booked all day and we were placed on a waiting list. I called in the morning to find out if there was any open availability and they were not very nice over the phone. They said would call if anyone cancelled and that they had to honor customers pool reservations for up to an hour. It was still early so we went out for brunch. When we got back around 2pm we called again and were given the same answer. Meanwhile, we checked the pool from our balcony and there were plenty of seating options. We checked every hour and the pool was nearly empty most of the day with plenty of open options. We were willing to pay $250 again for a pergola (which was empty and unused all day until the pool closed, we were consistently checking.) There is limited pool access on the day you checkout until 11am. It was very disappointing as you pay all this money to stay there to what stay in a room all day and not able to use the hotel pool? Very ridiculous! I will not be staying here again. Last year we stayed at the 1hotel in DUMBO and that was an amazing place!
    Nahily, us2 night trip

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