Hephzibah House welcoming God's people to New York City for almost 125 years!



beautiful brownstone

Mostly in its original form this beautiful Brownstone home provides brief stays at affordable prices for Christian workers visiting NYC.


Meet the Innkeepers

Russ and Catherine oversee the Christian guesthouse as well direct all of the ministries of Hephzibah House.

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in the heart of NYC

It's a peaceful oasis in the heart of NYC in Manhattan just one block from Central Park on the desired Upper West Side.


We invite you to watch the VIDEO below to learn of the many ways in which Hephzibah (hep-zuh-buh) House serves our community and world!

Affordable, clean, quaint rooms for your stay


Come rest in your quiet and peaceful room. Rooms are only shared with family or group members, and are designed to promote a peaceful place to rest after a busy day exploring the city. Step back into history in these beautifully decorated guest rooms. Each room has it's own history, so make sure you check out the unique design of your room.  



Reservation Process

We welcome anyone serving in Christian ministry to book a reservation to stay up to 7 days at Hephzibah House.

You must call or Skype us in order to confirm a reservation or to check availability and pricing

212-787-6150  and our email: nyc.hhouse@gmail.com

(send us email for Skype information)


Be prepared with the following information:

  • Name/Address/Phone number/website of Christian Ministry you serve.
  • Credit card to confirm reservation by payment in full.
  • Names and relations of all guests for reservation you are booking for.
  • Estimated time of your arrival (must be before 8pm on day of check in to receive your key.)

What you need to know:

  • By our Charter you must be in Christian work to stay here. 
  • Beautiful Brownstone just off Central Park on the desired Upper West Side.
  • Clean, beautiful and peaceful setting where we respect and honor God.
  • We keep this family friendly, so please no smoking, no alcohol or foul language.
  • Wifi is available, ask upon check-in for the code.
  • Shared baths on each floor (that lock) but take hair blow-drying and make up to the room please.
  • Rooms are only shared with people in your family, or group.
  • There is NO elevator, and you must be able to manage your own suitcase up potentially 5 flights of stairs so pack wisely.
  • In order to remain affordable we do not provide services of a full service hotel.
  • No meals are provided, but culinary experiences from around the world are feet from our door.
  • Check in is between 1-8pm, though you may come earlier and leave your luggage as you explore the city until your room is ready. 
  • You MUST be here before 8pm (on day of check in) as the department that issues keys closes at 8pm-so please book flights that will arrive prior to 6pm and make your way to the house. 
  • No curfew once you have your keys but quiet hours are 10pm - 8am
  • In 2014 Air-conditioning was added, so come see us in the summer when there is LOTS to do!
  • Check out is at 10am so please honor this by exiting the room no later than 10am. You may leave your luggage (in our lobby) in order to have one last day to explore the city without the hassle of having your bags. Just return before 6pm to reclaim your luggage.

What others have said about Hephzibah House

"It has been an utter joy and blessing to stay in this amazing and historical house...surrounded by peace and tranquility in the big city of New York!"   A. White from Australia

"Deeply blessed by the time here-especially the morning prayer time. An Incredible city in deep need of an incredible, eternal Lord Jesus." J. Macbeth from Australia

"After visiting the 9/11 Memorial I was thinking of the 3,000 who died that day. I was also thinking about how Christ, our Savior, died on the cross for all of our sins. Praise Him and praise Hephzibah House, keep spreading the Word."  W. West Memphis, TN

"Thank you Hephzibah House for serving the weary traveler. God's blessings be with you."  R. Berry Fishers, IN

"Hephzibah was my frist place to stay during my first visit to NY. Very quaint. I loved my little sanctuary room. Blessings to all who stay here."  J. Ingram East Palo Alto, CA

"Incredibly grateful for this respite...ever amidst meetings and work in NYC...came away refreshed and filled-up. Profoundly grateful for your prayers and warm hospitality." J. Thomas Kansas City, MO 

"What a great place to stay! God is moving in this city!"  C. Baetz Kingston Canada



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