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It's getting gold outside! Warm up with a cocktail at one of our favorite hotel bars. Sometimes you just want to chill, have a cocktail… or two… in a cozy spot. We've got you covered with a little help from the experts at <a href="http://www.oyster.com" target="_blank">Oyster.com</a>. <a href="http://www.oyster.com/new-york-city/hotels/roundups/best-hotel-bars-in-new-york/" target="_blank">Check out</a> their favorite hotel bars.
<b>Rose Bar at the Gramercy Park Hotel</b><br>nFancy a glass of aged scotch or maybe something lighter, muddled and topped off with champagne? Rose Bar in the Gramercy Park Hotel is your spot. Lounge in plush velvet chairs, surrounded by art, and chat the night away. <em>2 Lexington Ave / 212-920-3300</em>
<b>The Lobby Bar at the Ace Hotel</b><br>Step back in time in this classic American designed hotel, sit in a leather banquette and enjoy a glass of bourbon or whatever your imbibing heart desires. The vibe is comparable to being in a dimly lit study… with an incredible liquor. <em>20 W 29th St. / 212-679-2222</em>
<b>Jimmy at the James Hotel</b><br>nHead upstairs at the James Hotel to Jimmy, where you'll find beautiful people and beautiful views of New York City, Jersey and Brooklyn, possibly one of the best views in the city. Designer cocktails are their specialty. <em>15 Thompson St. / 212-465-2000</em>
<b>Plunge at the Hotel Gansevoort</b><br> After work and early evening are the best times to enjoy a cocktail seated next to a fireplace at this rooftop bar. Escape the bustle of the Meatpacking District and take in a view of the sunset over the Hudson. The food ain't bad either. <em>18 9th Ave / 212-206-6700</em>
<b>Thom Bar at 60 Thompson</b><br>nCozy up at Thom Bar at this Soho boutique hotel that's perfect for a date. Candlelit, fireplace and soft-playing music set the mood in this modern Deco designed bar… or, at least, sets the mood to drink. <em>60 Thompson St. / 212-219-3200</em>
<b>The Crosby Bar at the Crosby Street Hotel</b><br>nWarm up at the vibrant and eclectically designed Crosby Bar at the contemporary Soho hotel with a cocktail or a cup of tea. Yep, they're English! Get there early because the place fills up with visitors and locals alike. <em>79 Crosby Street / 212-226-0055</em>
<b>The Grande Bar and Lounge at the Soho Grand Hotel</b><br>nThe Soho Grand is a beautiful and elegant boutique hotel without the stuffiness. The inviting lobby bar might keep you there for more than one drink. <em>310 W Broadway / 212-965-3000</em>