Airbnb is pushing further into the hotel space, launching a partnership with New York’s RXR Realty to turn part of an iconic Manhattan building into a hotel only available through Airbnb’s global platform.

The 32-storey Rockefeller Plaza property will be Airbnb’s first time using an iconic building for hotel rentals and is zoned for commercial use, meaning it can legally be used commercially for short-letting.

The hotel will cover 10 floors with 200-plus high-end apartment-style suites with fully stocked kitchens, and will come with a digitally enabled concierge service.

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