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Empire Hotel

44 West 63rd Street, New York, NY 10023, United States
+1 212 265 7400

Cheapest
rate per night

7.8

Good
based on 2,954 reviews
Empire Hotel - New York, NY, United States
Fri 18/6
-
Sat 19/6
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travelup $234
Zenhotels.com $245
Snaptravel $366
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Good to know

Value for money

7.1

Distance to city centre

1.7 km

Location rating

9.3

Nearest airport

New York LaGuardia

Distance to airport

9.3 km

Rooms available at Empire Hotel

Fri 18/6
Sat 19/6

Double rooms

$416+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
Queen bed
$416
Unknown
$432
Unknown
$472

Superior rooms

$446+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
Unknown
$446
Double bed
$659
Unknown
$659
Unknown
$709

Standard rooms

$234+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
Unknown
$234
Unknown
$245
Unknown
$366
Unknown
$384
Unknown
$403
Unknown
$537

Deluxe rooms

$1,671+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
King bed
$1,671

Reviews of Empire Hotel

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Cons

Traveller rating

100
37
26
17
15

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great location in 1,247 reviews
room was very small in 1,012 reviews
friendly staff in 661 reviews
bathroom door in 368 reviews
hotel in a great in 354 reviews
rooftop bar in 171 reviews
close to central in 168 reviews
air conditioning in 150 reviews
nice view in 145 reviews
coffee maker in 138 reviews
lincoln center in 131 reviews
central park in 128 reviews
hot water in 126 reviews
free wifi in 97 reviews
close to subway in 65 reviews
new york in 45 reviews
bed was very comfortable in 35 reviews
time square in 14 reviews
  • Poor
    Sep 2019
    2.0

    location

    there was literal brown water coming from both the sink and shower

  • Excellent
    Apr 2019
    8.5

    Location! Nice room and comfortable bed.

    The A/C unit was unbearably loud. No street noise just the A/C. Had to sleep with ear plugs. No way to turn it lower or off w/o unplugging. It’s my only complaint.

  • Good
    Feb 2019
    7.1

    The hotel was fine. Bed was comfortable. Close to two subway stations. Lobby is beautiful and so is the rooftop bar although it is the most expensive bar I have ever been to.

    We paid beforehand, and while checking in they said: "it looks like you're all paid for, so we just need a card for incidents." When we checked out they said, "It will just be $20 for a resident fee"... Hmm... wasn't that what the $160 nightly fee was for? Where has transparency gone? What in god's name is a resident fee? Sounds like something they just make up to get more money out of you which is most likely exactly what it is. I absolutely cannot stand when hotels do this and I have never understood the reason behind not being upfront about costs. We left pretty pissed about that. Also, there was no coffee in the room which is the first time I've ever been to a hotel without coffee in the room. Even the Days Inn has coffee in the room.

  • Excellent
    Nov 2018
    10.0

    Staff was very helpful

    They staff was outstanding helpful, when we needed any help ! We will definitely stay there again, if we have to be in the area

  • Okay
    Jul 2018
    6.0

    Frustrating

    The location was great and the staff was very friendly.

    The paint on the bathroom door was peeling. The AC was not working and was a huge wet puddle. Plus they charged us extra $30/night for a room with 2 beds even know I booked a 1-2 bed room on Kayak.

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About Empire Hotel

Overview

Long considered an icon in the New York area, the Empire Hotel continues to impress guests today. Even it’s most “standard” room is anything but “standard.” The lofty architectural features of the surrounding area are reflected in the everything from the tall headboard to the subtly elongated bedside lamps.

The sense of style does not stop within the walls of the rooms. The hotel lobby, with its triple-height ceilings, angular tile patterns, all tactfully set alongside the curves of larger than life drapes and overhead light fixtures remind guests of the grandiose nature of both the hotel and the city it reflects.

The dining options impress as well. P.J. Clarke's continues to offer its classically prepared American food. There may be no more iconic place to grab a burger and oysters than in one of their comfortable seats. The option to dine while amidst the clouds is always tempting for guests as well, with a jaunt up to The Empire Rooftop.

Any meeting or event is automatically graced with a touch of class when it’s done at at the Empire Hotel. Crystal ballrooms, complete with white and cream-shaded hues, can elevate guests’ events so they match the style of those present.

A stroll on the pool deck allows more than just a dip in the water. Guests can take in elevated views of Lincoln Center, Central Park, the Upper West Side, and beyond.

The Empire Hotel is a mainstay of the classic New York Experience. It provides a great launching point for exploring the city of New York or the possibilities the city presents.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

7.8 Good

based on 2,954 reviews

7.9

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

6.6

Facilities

8.2

Food

Check in

15:00

Check out

12:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities at Empire Hotel

Safe
Computer use available
Free Wi-Fi
Room service
Ticket service
Restaurant
Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Parking
Disabled access
Hairdryer
Fitness centre
Concierge service
Pool
Spa
Cable or satellite TV
Laundry facilities
Lift
Laundry service
Air-conditioned
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Multi-lingual staff
24-hour front desk
Storage available

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Location

Most popular landmarks

  • Fifth Avenue1.1 km
  • Museum of Modern Art1.2 km
  • Broadway1.2 km
  • Frick Collection1.3 km
  • Times Square1.4 km
  • Rockefeller Center1.4 km

About the neighbourhood

Upper West Side is known for: relaxed brunch spots, families, performing arts centers

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