The James wants to make family vacations in New York City a little easier and is happy to provide lil’ ones with an array of creative activities and services, as well as recommendations for family-friendly destinations during your stay in NYC.

While you’re with us, all kids can enjoy:

  1. Welcome amenity in a custom James backpack including a Kiwi Crate or James water bottle, as well as recommendations for the best family vacation cultural activities during your stay. The James has partnered with Kiwi Crate to provide hands on fun that inspires creativity and learning through arts & crafts, science activities, imaginative play and more.
  2. DVDs and kid-friendly movie selections
  3. Kid friendly dining menus from David Burke Kitchen featuring popular classics
  4. A wide selection of books, classic board games for endless entertainment
  5. Milk and cookie turndown service
  6. Nintendo Wiis and a selection of games
  7. Kid-friendly bike seats Cribs, car seats and jogging stroller
  8. Urban Infant Inner City Artist coloring kit
  9. Kid-friendly bath tubs for small travelers up to 24 months
  10. Basketballs
  11. Seasonal rooftop pool toys
  12. Make your own Oatmeal Whoopie-Pie: consists of 4 – 6 mini oatmeal cookies, a jar of frosting and utensils to make cookie sandwiches

*All services and amenities are available on request and subject to availability. Please request through  the Concierge or Guest Services prior to arrival or during your stay.