Sonesta White Plains Downtown
Welcome to White Plains
Sonesta White Plains Downtown offers a dynamic experience just 7 miles from Westchester County Airport and a quick train ride from New York City. Located in the heart of historic White Plains, our pet-friendly hotel puts you steps from iconic cultural landmarks, enticing shops, and vibrant bars.
Our tastefully appointed guest rooms provide a calming retreat, while 17,000 square feet of flexible meeting and event space and thoughtfully designed social spaces keep business moving forward. Plus, treat your taste buds to locally sourced cuisine at our on-site restaurant or unwind in our indoor swimming pool.
At Sonesta Hotels & Resorts, we’re so happy you’re here.
Deals & Offers at Our Hotel in White Plains, NY
Cyber Monday Savings
Connect with savings of up to 30% on your stay when you log in or enroll in Sonesta Travel Pass and book with code CYBER by November 30.
Park & Stay
Book our parking package for your Sonesta stay and enjoy a convenient space for your vehicle.
Join Us for Breakfast
Mornings just got better. Enjoy a mouthwatering start to the day’s discoveries with breakfast at Sonesta.
About Our Hotel in White Plains, NY
Discover the ideal meeting spot for your business needs at our White Plains hotel, just 20 miles from Midtown Manhattan. Hop on the MTA for a quick ride into the city and explore all that New York has to offer!
Unwind with a swim in our heated indoor pool or a workout in the state-of-the-art fitness center. Then, settle into one of our thoughtfully designed rooms and suites complete with plush bedding, refined furnishings, and a plethora of convenient amenities.
Host your next event at Sonesta White Plains Downtown, featuring 17,000 sq. ft. of flexible space. Make use of our business-friendly features including WiFi, intimate meeting space, and work pods.
Join us for a delicious breakfast or lunch at our on-site restaurant, Whisk, or grab your favorite Starbucks beverage at Mix Cafe. For a satisfying cocktail and more, head to Mix Cocktail Bar and Kitchen.
Our friendly staff is fluent in multiple languages and ready to help with any requests or needs during your stay.
White Plains, NY Hotel Destination Fee
At our White Plains, NY hotel, room rates are subject to a daily Destination Fee of $24.00 (plus applicable taxes), which includes:
- 24/7 access to state-of-the-art fitness center
- Basic Wi-Fi for unlimited devices
- 2 bottled waters in-room upon arrival
- In-room coffee/tea offering
- $10 daily food & beverage credit
- Local and domestic long-distance calls
- Exclusive access to indoor pool
Pet-Friendly Hotel in New York
We love your furry friends as much as you do.
Sonesta is proud to invite your cuddly companions and provide special amenities like comfy pet beds, bowls, waterproof mats, and treats at check-in. We’ll greet your pet with an arrival letter outlining our local recommendations for a "pawsome" stay.
Sonesta White Plains is pet-friendly and welcomes well-mannered pets, with no breed or weight restrictions. Up to two pets are permitted per suite.
$75 fee per stay applies.
Discover our Pets Are Welcome at Sonesta (PAWS) policy.
Check-in / Checkout Policy at Our Westchester, NY Hotel
To ensure a smooth check-in process, please have a photo ID and a credit card ready for verification.
A safety deposit of $100 will also be collected by credit card and fully refunded upon checkout, pending a property inspection.
Any special requests, such as early check-in, late checkout, and more, are subject to availability and additional fees may apply.
Please note that the minimum check-in age is 21 years old.
Contact the property and our friendly staff for further information.
Accessible Hotel in White Plains
To help us accommodate your accessibility needs, please contact the hotel to request any special assistance or amenities.
To make your stay as comfortable and convenient as possible, we have offer these features with accessibility in mind:
- Braille/raised signage
- Accessible bathroom (selected rooms)
- In-room accessibility (selected rooms)
- Roll-in shower (selected rooms)
- Assistive listening devices available
For general amenities associated with each suite type, please see our rooms page.
Amenities at Our White Plains Hotel
At Sonesta White Plains Downtown, we are proud to offer a wide array of amenities and services designed to make your stay as comfortable and effortless as possible.
Additionally, if you have any special requests for your stay, we would love to make them happen. Contact us at +1 914-682-0050
Don't let travel disrupt your fitness goals — take advantage of our state-of-the-art fitness center, open 24/7 and equipped with a treadmill, free weights, and stationary bicycle.
From snacks to travel essentials, The Marketplace has got you covered! Stop by and find everything you need.
Whether you're looking for a morning boost or an evening unwind, our indoor heated pool is the go-to place.
Complimentary Airport Shuttle
Our White Plains hotel offers a free airport shuttle service to HPN, available every 30 minutes from 5:00 AM to 12:00 AM.
Please contact the property to request a pick-up from HPN.
From personal work pods to intimate meeting spaces, Sonesta helps you eliminate distractions and stay productive.
Please note that for short stays, housekeeping services are limited and "Light Touch" service is provided upon request. To refill amenities and remove trash, please make the request by noon. For stays longer than six nights, full housekeeping services will be provided.
Make your stay hassle-free with our convenient dry cleaning and laundry services.
In-Room Amenities at Sonesta White Plains Downtown
The guest rooms at our hotel in White Plains offer refined decor, custom hardwood finishes, fine furnishings, and the following amenities:
- Walk-in shower
- Plush towels
- Lighted make-mirror
- Mini fridge
- Keurig coffee maker
- Laptop-size safe
- Iron/ironing board
- Flat-screen television with premium movie channels
Please note amenities may vary by room. More details can be found during room selection.
Parking at Our White Plains Hotel
Take advantage of our convenient parking services during your stay.
- 0-3 Hours: $5
- 3-6 Hours: $7
- 6-8 Hours: $10
- 8-10 Hours: $15
- 10-24 Hours: $20
- Valet Parking: $30/night, with unlimited in and out privileges; available Friday mid-day through Sunday mid-day only
Restaurants in White Plains
Enjoy the best of White Plains dining without leaving our hotel.
Treat yourself to classic American fare for breakfast at Whisk, the full-service restaurant with a menu that's sure to satisfy.
Sunday & Saturday: 6:30AM – 11:00AM
Monday – Friday: 6:30AM – 10:00AM
Choose from our tasty, on-the-go breakfast options like sandwiches, muffins, smoothies, and yogurt. Enjoy our expertly brewed Starbucks coffee and fuel up for the day ahead!
Monday – Friday: 6:00AM – 10:00AM
Saturday & Sunday: 6:00AM – 11:00AM
Mix Cocktail Bar and Kitchen
Mix Cocktail Bar and Kitchen is a contemporary bar-restaurant with experienced mixologists, hand-crafted cocktails, and innovative cuisine. The menu at Mix rotates seasonally with locally-inspired dishes, as well as local craft beers on tap and wines by the glass.
Daily: 5:00PM – 10:00PM
Monday – Thursday: 5:00PM – 12:00AM
Friday: 3:00PM – 1:00AM
Saturday: 3:00PM – 2:00AM
Sunday: 3:00PM – 12:00AM
*Food service is not available after 10:00 PM
Enjoy a range of hotel favorite meals and snacks from the comfort of your room daily.
Monday – Friday: 6:30AM – 10:00AM
Saturday & Sunday: 6:30AM – 11:00AM
Every Evening: 5:00PM – 10:00PM
Attractions near Our Hotel in Westchester, NY
Explore the best that Westchester County and White Plains have to offer with Sonesta White Plains Downtown as your home base. Discover a range of local area attractions at a convenient distance from the hotel.
Hotel near Westchester County Airport
Our hotel in White Plains is conveniently situated only 8 miles from Westchester County Airport.
Hotel near Sleepy Hollow
Discover the enchanting town of Sleepy Hollow, 8 miles from Sonesta White Plains! Immerse yourself in the captivating scenery, rich history, and intriguing tales that influenced Washington Irving's "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow."
Hotel near Ardsley
Head to Ardsley, just 7 miles from our White Plains hotel, and explore the charming village's picturesque parks, local eateries, and unique attractions.
Hotel near RYE Playland Amusement Park
Take a short trip to Playland Amusement Park, only 8 miles from Sonesta White Plains Downtown! Experience the thrills of roller coasters, games, and water rides at one of New York's oldest and most popular amusement parks.
Hotel near Kykuit, the Rockefeller Estate
Head to Kykuit, the Rockefeller Estate, just 9 miles from our White Plains hotel! Explore the stunning gardens, architecture, and art collections of this historic estate, and learn about the intriguing legacy of the Rockefeller family.
Stay in White Plains and play in the city this holiday season!
Sonesta White Plains is a quick train ride into New York City. Enjoy all of the magical things to do this holiday season in New York City, all while enjoying a relaxing escape in White Plains.
Some of our top recommendations to do in NYC during the holidays include:
1. Rockefeller Center:
Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree
The holiday season will begin with the annual Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree lighting in the heart of New York City at Rockefeller Center on Wednesday, November 29, 2023. Starting November 30, 2023, the iconic tree will be lit daily from 6am to midnight through January 13, 2024. Don’t miss a visit to this quintessential NYC holiday attraction.
The Rink at Rockefeller Center
Nothing says “Holidays in New York” quite like a trip skating around the iconic Rockefeller Center Ice Rink underneath the Rockefeller Christmas Tree and Prometheus status. The Rink opened for the season on October 21, 2023 and will be open until March 2024.
Après Skate Chalets
Enjoy one of the best views of the glittering Rockefeller Center Christmas tree and ice rink in custom-built heated chalets that are decked out with holiday décor while sipping on seasonal beverages and warm après-skate bites (November 1, 2023 – January 15, 2024).
Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes
This world-famous Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes is an annual musical holiday stage show presented at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. As one of NYC’s favorite holiday celebrations, get ready to be dazzled by the Rockettes. The 90-minute show features more than 140 performers and an original musical score, and combines singing, dancing, and humor with traditional scenes. This performance is perfect for all ages and runs from November 17, 2023 – January 1, 2024.
The Candy Cottage of Christmas Magic at Rock Center
The Candy Cottage of Christmas Magic invites guests of all ages on a jaw-dropping journey rich in mouthwatering, memory-making moments.
2. Bryant Park’s Winter Village
Bryant Park’s magical Winter Village is back in New York City this holiday season with holiday shops, a free ice-skating outdoor rink, après-themed outdoor bar and food hall and cozy igloos where you can enjoy a festive drink. The holiday shops feature over 150 local vendors selling everything from clothing to food and all sorts of fun and unique holiday gifts in between (October 27, 2023 – March 3, 2024).
3. Shine Bright at Hudson Yards
Experience Over 2 Million White Holiday Lights Illuminating all of Hudson Yards. Hudson Yards is the destination for all things festive and bright. Shine Bright at Hudson Yards Presented by Wells Fargo, illuminates the neighborhood with over two million twinkling lights, setting the stage for exciting, holiday activities including ice skating at New York’s highest skating rink at Edge, free photo opportunities with Santa, Santa’s Secret speakeasy, holiday shopping for every budget, festive dining, and much more.
4. New York City Ballet: The Nutcracker
George Balanchine's The Nutcracker is a ballet that has become a NYC holiday tradition and is performed by the NYC Ballet every year during the holiday season at Lincoln Center. Magical performances, glittering costumes and sets so intricate it will leave you breathless. This annual classic production brings families together every holiday season creating memories and experiences that will last a lifetime (November 22 – December 31, 2023).
Situated in Gramercy, Rolf’s is a whimsical German restaurant decked to the halls with garland, ornaments, lights and Christmas galore. The food is authentic German, serving favorites like schnitzel and potato pancakes. Make sure to get that perfect Instagram shot before leaving, as the decorations are a true sight to behold.
6. Dyker Heights Christmas Lights
This Brooklyn neighborhood is completely transformed once a year with homes along several blocks festooned in elaborate holiday decorations. Both kitschy and enchanting. Find these holiday homes decked out on 83rd and 86th Street, Dyker Heights, Brooklyn.
7. Macy’s SantaLand
Take a trip to the North Pole at Macy’s yearly “Santaland” in Herald Square, where kids and adults can take those classic photos with Santa Claus. Macy’s Santaland experience is an immersive 13,000-square-foot display of all things Christmas and is an annual tradition at the Macy’s flagship store (November 24 – December 24, 2023).
8. Union Square Holiday Market
With over 150 vendors selling unique gifts made by local artists, you are bound to find all the gifts you need at the Union Square Holiday Market (November 16 – December 24, 2023).
9. Holiday Train Show at NYBG
As a favorite holiday tradition in NYC, every year the New York Botanical Gardens puts on an exciting train exhibition. See model trains zip through an enchanting display of more than 190 replicas of New York landmarks, each delightfully re-created from natural materials such as birch bark, lotus pods, and cinnamon sticks (November 17, 2023 – January 15, 2024).
10. Wollman Rink
Lace up your skates and hit the ice at Wollman Rink in Central Park. This stunning city-owned ice rink truly is a winter wonderland (October 28, 2023 – March 15, 2024).
Book your stay at Sonesta White Plains and enjoy an easy, stress-free getaway to enjoy NYC.
Experiences in White Plains
Experience the best of Westchester County with sports, recreation, and shopping opportunities within a short driving distance from Sonesta White Plains Downtown.
Golfing in White Plains
Tee off for a round of golf near our White Plains hotel. Swing by Maple Moor or Saxon Woods for a memorable experience complete with scenic views and great amenities.
Shopping in White Plains
Take a short walk to The Westchester Mall boasting high-end fashion brands, dining options, and even a movie theater. For more shopping options, explore the bustling downtown area and discover local shops and boutiques. Or, head to The Galleria, just 1 mile from our hotel, for an exceptional indoor shopping experience.
Museums in White Plains
Explore the cultural scene of White Plains with a visit to its renowned museums! Delve into the world of music and art at the Percy Grainger Home, located a 0.5-mile walk from our hotel. Check out Miller House, only 2 miles away, to immerse yourself in the history and beauty of the region through its captivating exhibits and collections.
Hiking at Saxon Woods Park
Lace up your hiking boots and hit the trails at Saxon Woods Park, located just 3 miles from our White Plains hotel.
Meeting Spaces at our White Plains Hotel
Host your next successful meeting, conference, wedding, or social event at Sonesta White Plains Downtown!
With 17 flexible event spaces spanning over 17,000 square feet, we have the ideal setting for any occasion.
Our largest meeting and event space, the Plaza Ballroom, provides 5,940 square feet of adaptable space and a maximum capacity of 800 guests.
And after a long day of meetings or celebrating, relax in our comfortable accommodations, the perfect complement to your event experience.
Sonesta White Plains is the perfect venue for conferences, training sessions, meetings and events of all sizes. Contact the Sales and Catering Department for new group events or meeting inquiries.Explore Venue Instant Book Venue
The Sonesta Work Suite — Hotel Workspace in White Plains
If you’re looking for workspaces in White Plains, look no further than our hotel. Step into a world of productivity and comfort. The Sonesta Work Suite is a multi-zone, functional space that supports the ways professionals are working, meeting, and collaborating today.
The Sonesta Work Suite accommodates small gatherings and groups for up to 20 people. It is the ideal venue for board meetings, social events, and brainstorming sessions.
This space encourages collaboration with several self-contained work areas.
The Work Suite includes 4 zones to maximize your meetings:
- Work – This zone is for teams conducting meetings, sharing presentations, and working as a group
- Collaboration – This zone is equipped with white boards, flip charts, dry-erase boards and more to help teams to share ideas in dynamic ways
- Social – This zone allows team members to interact & collaborate in a more relaxed way
- Recharge – This zone is designed as a comfortable space to grab a snack or a refreshing drink
The Work Suite also includes office supplies, user-friendly technology solutions, tangible & visual experimental enhancements, a fresh take on traditional food & beverage programming & flexible booking solutions.Explore Venue Instant Book Venue
Wedding Room Blocks
Looking for the right location to host your wedding guests in White Plains? Look no further than Sonesta White Plains Downtown!
Reserve a wedding room block with us. Our exceptional location places you near the top wedding venues in the area, ensuring that you and your loved ones are just moments away from the festivities.
Ready to plan your big day or next celebration!
YOUR PERFECT DAY COMES WITH THE PERFECT GETAWAY!
With Sonesta Travel Pass, you have even more to look forward to beyond your wedding day: complimentary nights at your choice of Sonesta Hotels and Resorts. It's one more way Sonesta can help you celebrate with warm hospitality and personalized service. Book your wedding at Sonesta White Plains Downtown and earn up to 150,000 bonus Travel Pass points!
- $15,000 in catering spend earn an extra 75,000 bonus points, for a total of 225,000 points.
- $25,000 catering spend earn an extra 120,000 bonus points, for a total of 270,000 points
- $50,000 catering spend earn an extra 250,000 bonus points, for a total of 400,000 points
FAQs about Sonesta White Plains Downtown
1. When is check-in/checkout time at Sonesta White Plains Downtown? Do you offer early check-in or late checkout?
The check-in time is 4:00PM and the checkout time is 11:00AM. Early check-in and late checkout are available, subject to availability, and may require extra fees.
2. Is Sonesta White Plains Downtown among pet-friendly hotels in New York?
Yes, we are a pet-friendly hotel in New York.
3. What are some things to do in White Plains?
Enjoy a variety of activities during your stay at Sonesta White Plains Downtown, including golfing at nearby public courses, shopping at The Westchester Mall and local boutiques, visiting museums like Percy Grainger Home and Miller House, hiking at Saxon Woods Park, and taking helicopter tours to see the area from a new perspective.
4. What kind of breakfast is served at Sonesta White Plains Downtown?
Visit Whisk, our on-site restaurant, for a sit-down American breakfast. Grab a quick breakfast to-go from Mix Cafe, which offers options like sandwiches, muffins, smoothies, and yogurt.
5. Does Sonesta White Plains Downtown have a restaurant on-site?
There are three on-site dining venues. Whisk, a full-service restaurant, serves classic American favorites. Mix Café serves Grab-n-Go breakfast items. Mix Cocktail Bar and Kitchen. Mix Cocktail Bar and Kitchen is a contemporary bar-restaurant serving fabulous cocktails, and a delicious "Small Plates" and "Big Plates" menu, as well as local craft beers on tap and wines by the glass.
6. Do you have on-site parking? Is it included in my room rate?
We provide convenient parking options including self-parking for $20/night and valet parking for $30/night, both with unlimited in and out privileges.
7. Do you offer a free shuttle service to Westchester County Airport (HPN)?
Yes, we offer a complimentary shuttle service to Westchester County Airport (HPN).
8. Does Sonesta White Plains Downtown have a pool?
Yes, our White Plains hotel features a heated indoor pool.
9. Is a deposit required?
A deposit of $100 is required upon check-in for incidental charges.
10. Does Sonesta White Plains Downtown have a Lost & Found?
The best way to track down any lost or misplaced items is to report any lost items online through our online portal. Access the portal HERE. Our Client Identification Number is 84352.