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Empire Hotel

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

£143+

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Overall guest ratings

7.2/10 Good
Based on 3,629 reviews
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  • 9.6
  • 7.9
  • 4.9
  • 3.7

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  • Pleasant entrance area

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    About

    Guests stay in style at the Empire Hotel, located at 44 West 63rd Street on New York's Upper West Side. From the stately lobby to the sophisticated lounge with dimmed lighting and animal print accents, the Empire Hotel exudes modern elegance. Among the boutique hotel's attractions are its rooftop pool and lounge with panoramic city views.

    Sophisticated comfort

    The Empire Hotel boasts over 400 air-conditioned rooms on eleven floors. Each room is decorated in soothing earth tones with individual design elements. In summer, guests enjoy views from the rooftop deck bar and pool. Visitors can also try East Coast seafood at the hotel restaurant, Ed's Chowder House, year-round. The hotel features meeting rooms and luxurious event facilities, and business guests can take advantage of laptop safes, desks and in-room WiFi (surcharge). Families can arrange for childcare and infant beds, and children under thirteen stay free. Pets are allowed on request. The front desk offers 24-hour service, and the concierge can help visitors book tickets and tours.

    Where you want to be

    Located on the Upper West Side, guests will find some of New York's most popular bars and restaurants here. The hotel is around the corner from the Lincoln Center and Metropolitan Opera. Guests and families who enjoy the outdoors can explore Central Park, which is just a block from the hotel. The theater district is likewise easy to reach.

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    Amenities

    • Parking
    • Fitness centre
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Wi-Fi
    • Business centre
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Outdoor pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 hour front desk
    • Storage available
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Concierge service
    • Babysitting/child care services (surcharge)
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    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    7.2 Good
    Based on 3,629 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
    • 7.9 "Good service."
    • 6.2 "Vibe was decent."
    • 6.2 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.8 "Average cleanliness."
    • 4.9 "Value below average."
    • 3.7 "Rooms are not good."
    • 3.6 "Internet is poor."
    • 3.2 "Quite uncomfortable."
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    Overall rating

    7.3 Good
    Based on 1,778 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      9.8 "City centre within easy reach, said 98%."
      9.1 "91% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 7.7 "Good service."
      8.3 "83% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.0 "70% said the reception staff was great."
      8.2 "82% thought the service was very professional."
    • 6.2 "Vibe was decent."
    • 6.1 "Food is average."
      5.8 "Only 58% were satisfied with the menu."
    • 6.0 "Average cleanliness."
      5.8 "Only 58% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.2 "62% thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average."
    • 4.9 "Bad amenities."
      4.9 "51% thought the building wasn't nice."
      0.6 "94% complained about the elevator."
      1.2 "88% thought the facilities needed updating."
    • 3.6 "Rooms are not good."
      1.6 "84% said rooms were small."
      1.7 "83% complained about the bathroom."
      0.8 "92% thought they were poorly maintained."
      0.7 "Air conditioning was criticized by 93%."
      0.7 "93% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.7 "73% had problems with the shower."
      3.3 "67% found problems with the furniture."
      2.5 "For 75%, the rooms looked old."
      3.5 "65% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 3.5 "Value below average."
      4.1 "59% thought it was overpriced."
      4.9 "51% said the breakfast was too expensive."
      2.6 "The price was too high for 74%."
    • 3.1 "Quite uncomfortable."
      1.6 "84% said rooms were small."
      2.2 "78% thought it was too noisy."
      0.7 "Air conditioning was criticized by 93%."
      0.7 "93% criticized the small bathroom."
    • 3.0 "Disappointing internet connection."
      2.1 "79% said the wifi quality was bad."
      4.1 "59% thought it was overpriced."
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    Overall rating

    7.3 Good
    Based on 1,052 reviews
    • 9.8 "Terrific location."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.9 "City centre within easy reach, said 99%."
      9.1 "91% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      8.9 "89% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.0 "70% said the reception staff was great."
      8.2 "82% thought the service was very professional."
      8.7 "87% said the concierge service was amazing."
    • 6.5 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.2 "Vibe was decent."
    • 5.4 "Average amenities."
      5.2 "52% thought the building was acceptable."
      6.5 "65% said the architecture was not spectacular."
    • 4.8 "Not very clean."
      4.9 "51% said rooms were dirty."
      3.7 "63% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 4.2 "Value below average."
      4.5 "55% thought it was overpriced."
    • 4.0 "Pool is below average."
    • 3.3 "Rooms are not good."
      1.5 "85% said rooms were small."
      1.6 "84% complained about the bathroom."
      4.9 "51% said rooms were dirty."
      1.0 "90% thought they were poorly maintained."
      0.7 "93% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.7 "73% had problems with the shower."
      0.6 "Air conditioning was criticized by 94%."
      2.5 "75% found problems with the furniture."
      3.7 "63% said the bathroom was dirty."
      2.5 "For 75%, the rooms looked old."
    • 3.3 "Internet is poor."
      4.5 "55% thought it was overpriced."
      1.8 "82% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    7.0 Good
    Based on 399 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
    • 8.1 "Great service."
      8.8 "88% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.0 "70% said the reception staff was great."
    • 6.0 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.3 "Vibe was decent."
    • 5.2 "Average cleanliness."
      5.4 "Only 54% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.3 "53% thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average."
    • 5.2 "Average amenities."
      5.1 "51% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.1 "Average value."
      5.6 "56% thought it was adequately priced."
    • 4.3 "Internet is poor."
      2.1 "79% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.0 "Quite uncomfortable."
      1.8 "82% said rooms were small."
      2.4 "76% thought it was too noisy."
      1.2 "88% criticized the small bathroom."
      0.7 "Air conditioning was criticized by 93%."
    • 2.6 "Awful rooms."
      1.8 "82% said rooms were small."
      1.9 "81% complained about the bathroom."
      1.0 "90% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.7 "73% had problems with the shower."
      1.2 "88% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.7 "73% found problems with the furniture."
      4.2 "58% were disappointed with the minibar."
      0.7 "Air conditioning was criticized by 93%."
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    Overall rating

    7.5 Good
    Based on 399 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
    • 7.8 "Good service."
      8.4 "84% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.9 "79% thought the service was very professional."
      8.1 "81% said the concierge service was amazing."
    • 6.1 "Average cleanliness."
      6.1 "Only 61% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.8 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.6 "Vibe was decent."
    • 4.9 "Bad amenities."
      4.8 "52% thought the building wasn't nice."
      0.8 "92% complained about the elevator."
    • 4.4 "Value below average."
      4.4 "56% thought it was overpriced."
    • 3.5 "Not very comfortable."
      1.4 "86% said rooms were small."
      2.3 "77% thought it was too noisy."
      0.6 "Air conditioning was criticized by 94%."
    • 3.4 "Rooms are not good."
      1.7 "83% complained about the bathroom."
      1.4 "86% said rooms were small."
      0.8 "92% thought they were poorly maintained."
      0.6 "Air conditioning was criticized by 94%."
      2.4 "76% had problems with the shower."
      2.4 "For 76%, the rooms looked old."
    • 3.2 "Disappointing internet connection."
      2.2 "78% said the wifi quality was bad."
      4.4 "56% thought it was overpriced."
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    Hotel type
    Boutique Hotel
    This is a wonderful boutique hotel, as guests say.
    Business Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for business travelers.
    Good to know
    "Pleasant entrance area"
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