By Terry Trucco
New York is the capital of sample sales for everything from designer T-shirts to sofas, so why not hotels? During early July Pod 39, the new East 39th Street sibling to the original Pod Hotel, aka Pod 51, is offering guests a chance to “sample” the new hotel for $85 a night.
The sale runs through the week of July 9, as we discovered on the hotel website (the hotel soft-opened this week, as reported in Hotelchatter). Prices inch up to $129 the week of July 16, but that’s still less than you’ll pay at this time next year (and a lot sooner). (more…)