The Diamond District | NYC Shopping
The Diamond District offers the chance for guest of Hotel Mela to find loose stones and stunning finished pieces of fine jewelry.
Enjoying the fabulous NYC Shopping is one of the most popular Things to do in New York. When you’re shopping for jewelry or loose stones, the City’s Diamond District is not to be missed during your stay at our ideally located NYC Hotel.
The Diamond District is located on West 47th Street between Fifth Avenue and Sixth Avenue. The sheer number of jewelry-related businesses located here is impressive. More than 2600 jewelers are located here, and about 90% of all diamonds in the United States make their way through the Diamond District at some point.
Looking for Things to do in New York during your stay at Hotel Mela? Head to the Diamond District and explore shops that carry finished pieces and loose stones, and others where you can create a custom piece with a jewelry designer. Because there are so many businesses located in the Diamond District, it is a good idea to shop around before making a purchase.
Another thing to keep in mind when enjoying NYC Shopping in the Diamond District is that, while most of the businesses are upright, it is still important to get proper certification for any diamonds or other jewelry purchased here. Certification should come from either Gemological Institute of America (G.I.A.), or the European Gemological Laboratory (E.G.L.).
Whether you are looking for an engagement ring, or just want a fabulous new piece by which to remember your visit to New York City, the Diamond District is a can’t-miss destination for NYC Shopping for anyone who loves jewelry.
Spend an afternoon browsing the shops here during your next stay at our NYC Hotel.
Donate Today & Make A Difference
Hotel Mela Times Square is a proud supporter of Save the Children, internationally recognized for giving children a healthy start, the opportunity to learn and protection from harm. To make a difference in a child’s life, please donate today!
Ready to plan your visit to New York City? Check Rates, Make Reservations, or call: 212.710.7000.