- Ascend Collection Verve is a two-star boutique hotel located on 29th Street in Long Island City, New York - across the East River from Manhattan. The hotel provides close proximity to the Silvercup Studios (film and TV production) and to a range of restaurants and clubs. It also provides reasonable access (less than 5 miles) to the attractions of downtown Manhattan and Queens via public transportation (nearest subway station is 2 blocks away).
The Verve offers 87 guestrooms (king bed or two doubles) and suites in an non-smoking environment. Room amenities are relatively standard for the market, plus flat-screen TV with cable, complimentary wireless Internet, and mini-fridge. Some rooms have a whirlpool bath and/or microwave.
Hotel facilities and services include a complimentary continental breakfast and coffee service, exercise room and sauna, meeting space, guest laundry, and parking (for fee). Limited business services are also available (fax, copy). The Verve is part of Choice Hotels International and a member of the Ascend Collection, a network of unique historic and boutique hotels.