Chic design hotel with rooftop terrace and free WiFi Near C and E subway lines Two avenues from the Chelsea gallery district, GEM Hotel – Chelsea, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member resides on a quiet, tree-lined street of classic brownstones. You’ll be a block from the 23rd Street Subway Station and 1 stop from the trains at Penn Station. Walking the High Line With headline concerts by the likes of Billy Joel and Madonna, Madison Square Garden is a 10-minute walk north up 8th Avenue. Chelsea Market’s delectable food court is a 10-minute walk, along with the elevated green space, the High Line, which floats above the market. Roof terrace city views Guests can catch some rays on the rooftop terrace or have drinks while waiting for the Empire State Building to light up. In the morning, The Bar has coffee, pastries, and bagels, and beer, wine, snacks, and desserts in the evening. The lobby also offers a computer station. Plush robes and free WiFi All of the 81 petite guestrooms in this stylish hotel offer pillowtop mattresses and robes for comfort, as well as freebies like WiFi and bottled water. You can plug your device into the iPod® dock, try some Wolfgang Puck coffee, or watch the evening news on the HDTV.