Choice Hotels International has added the Distrikt Hotel in New York, USA, to its Ascend Collection portfolio.
The 32-storey hotel features ten iconic neighbourhood-themed collages throughout by artist Chris Rubino.
Designed by New York-based OTTE Architecture, the hotel includes 155 guestrooms equipped with free Wi-Fi, iHome docking stations and 37-inch flat-screen televisions.
The upper floors offer views of the New York skyline and the Hudson River.
The hotel will start operations in April 2010, according to traveldailynews.com.
Distrikt Hotel is operated by New York-based management company Mode Hospitality.