IC Hotel Partners

Independent Collection is proud to support the local businesses, organizations and artisans within our communities. Our IC Hotels often feature locally made products in the rooms and dining areas, and we also curate special deals for our guests with many of the local businesses in the neighborhood. We also work directly with the community to give back to our local public schools as well as to nonprofit organizations and charities.

Here are some of the many great partners we work with:


Brewklyn Grind Coffee
Brother-run coffee roasters based in Red Hook, Brooklyn. Served at NU Hotel’s complimentary breakfast.

Equinox Gym (Brooklyn Heights)
From yoga classes to kickboxing, this five-story gym has it all. 50% discount on day rate for all guests.

Bar Tabac Bistro
Delicious French country cuisine without any pretension. Free glass of wine with your room key card.

Brooklyn Tattoo
Custom tattooing from two of Brooklyn’s finest artists, Willie Paredes and Adam Suerte. 50% discount on tattoo or merchandise. Also check out Suerte’s work in NU Perspectives!


Boston Sports Club
No matter what your fitness level, this sports club has something for everyone.


Equinox Gym & Spa (Tribeca)
You never know who will you be working out next to at this luxury gym and spa in celebrity haven Tribeca. Complimentary passes to all guests available upon request.

Spectrum Designs Foundation
Amazing nonprofit apparel company providing employment and work opportunities to individuals with autism. Partners in Duane Street’s Fashion for Autism program.


12th Street Gym
Fully equipped gym with pool in the heart of Center City. Guests of The Independent receive complimentary access.

Little Nonna’s
Traditional trattoria-style Italian served up by beloved Philly restaurateurs Marcie Turney and Valerie Safran. Located downstairs at The Independent.

Philly Phlash
This hop-on, hop-off bus is your quickest connection to Philadelphia’s historic attractions and cultural institutions.

John & Kira’s
Socially conscious chocolate company making gourmet confections with fine ingredients locally sourced from sustainable artisan food growers near Philadelphia and beyond. Featured product in Independent Hotel’s “Love, Philly Style” package.


Les Marchands Wine Bar & Merchant
World-class wine selection and tasting room without any of the pretension. Provides wine notes for Hotel Milo’s bi-weekly tasting events.

Innovative and stylish active wear and community to inspire women to “Live Out Loud Everyday.” Partners with Hotel Milo to offer monthly yoga classes in the park.

Santa Barbara Fitness Tours
Exciting fitness tours that will have you biking, surfing, horseback riding, kayaking, and more throughout Santa Barbara’s gorgeous great outdoors. Partners with Hotel Milo to offer monthly stand-up paddleboard yoga classes.