The Pierre, A Taj Hotel, New York

9.0
Excellent

Based on 5,826 reviews
 
2 East 61st Street, New York, NY 10065, United States
  +1 212 838 8000
The Pierre, A Taj Hotel, New York - New York, NY, United States
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Distance to city centre 1.1 mi
Location rating 9.6
Nearest airport New York John F Kennedy Intl
Distance to airport 13.3 mi

Rooms

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Double rooms

£356+

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£356 per night
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£427 per night

Premier rooms

£893+

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£893 per night

Superior rooms

£271+

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£271 per night
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£302 per night
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£307 per night
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£310 per night
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£314 per night
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£326 per night
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£330 per night
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£345 per night
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£361 per night
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£369 per night
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£376 per night
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£377 per night
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£428 per night
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£464 per night

Classic rooms

£330+

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£361 per night
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£376 per night
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£387 per night
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£392 per night
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£397 per night
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£411 per night
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£430 per night
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£459 per night
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£465 per night
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£475 per night

Deluxe rooms

£481+

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£481 per night
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£486 per night
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£505 per night

King rooms

£376+

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£376 per night
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£454 per night
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£454 per night
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£501 per night
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£510 per night
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£667 per night
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£690 per night
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£9258 per night

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beautiful hotel in 20 reviews
bit of a let-down in 9 reviews
central park in 24 reviews
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deluxe room in 52 reviews
food was delicious in 15 reviews
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madison in 4 reviews
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  • Excellent
    May 2019
    9.7

    service is all around superb

    nothing

  • Excellent
    Aug 2018
    9.7

    Luxury with spice in the heart of manhattan

    Location is great next to Central Park and a short walk to all the midtown shopping of Fifth And Madison Avenues. Taj has added the spice and great Indian hospitality.

  • Okay
    Feb 2017
    5.4

    stay at the Pierre

    wonderful staff and excellent service, good room service recipes, amazing manager at check in, absolutely incredible and wonderfully welcoming customer service

    room was incredibly dated and due for a remodel years ago, minimal in furniture, old and worn mattress , sheets incredibly thin with very used and uncomfortable bedding, carpet is dusty from years and years of use, furniture was so old, minimal, totally uncomfortable, bathroom lighting incredibly poor, light fixtures giving off minimal light, lack of art or general in room FF&E comfort expected at a 5 star property

  • Excellent
    Oct 2015
    9.1

    Excellent location & friendly staff

    Luxurious hotel with superb location! The staff are caring, friendly & very helpful with restaurant recommendations or any other needs!

    The superior rooms are on the smaller side as compared to other luxury hotels in the same price range

  • Good
    Aug 2015
    7.1

    Location

    Old fashion very loud poor AC system

  • Excellent
    Aug 2015
    10.0

    World class

    Warm and friendly atmosphere

  • Okay
    Jun 2015
    6.0

    Seriously, see through glass is going to cost more

    The windows in the room were frosted. No view, not even of the air shaft. The room was discounted and the advertisement said, 'Courtyard View', so expectations were low. But FROSTED WINDOWS at the PIERRE.....WTF. If I were the Pierre I would be embarrassed to sell that room. Save it as a spare, use it to comp. someone when you are sold out, but don't advertise it as a Courtyard View when rooms at Rikers' Island have a better view of a courtyard than cell block 412, at the Pierre. I cannot believe the Pierre needs my $500/night and would stoop to selling this room, which is so below their supposed standards. Get rid of the elevator escorts and you won't have to mislead people into an unsatisfying purchase. No more Taj, Pierre for this vacationer. The Essex House has worked fine in the past and will again in the future. HUGE disappointment.

  • Excellent
    Jun 2015
    9.1

    Very nice with friendly, helpful staff and great r

    The suite was beautiful and nicely appointed. Room was upgraded to suite due to my anniversary. They sent gratis champagne and cake which was waiting for us after dinner.

    We were on 4th floor and room was next to heating/AC machines. So long as you didn't look out the window, it was lovely. (I recognize I didn't pay for park view but street view but did end up with the single worst view room in the place.)

  • Excellent
    Mar 2015
    9.4

    Location, staff, security and quiet elegance. Beds were also extremely comfortable. Cleanliness of rooms was noticeably good. Hotel is very quiet at night. You will get a good night's sleep.

    They need an easy coffee shop with coffee and breakfast breads/toast available on the go at a reasonable price. Coffee service in lobby should remain open longer.

  • Excellent
    Feb 2015
    10.0

    Lovely experience

    Large and renovated bathroom

    Bedroom small

  • Excellent
    Aug 2014
    9.0

    I love Indian food and since the Pierre is a member of the Taj Group, they have several traditional Indian cuisine items on the menu, even for breakfast. Plus, their Indian food is delicious!

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About

Overview

The Pierre, A Taj Hotel was built in the 1920s. This landmark hotel sits on Fifth Avenue, and was reopened in 2007 after $100 million in renovations were completed. Situated right at the corner of the Upper East Side and Central Park, this hotel is just steps from all of the luxurious shopping, dining, and entertainment that Fifth Avenue and Manhattan are known for. The hotel has embraced a unique upscale design that focuses on the ever-changing culture of the city, creating an environment that is modern and charming all at once. The Pierre offers 189 guest rooms and suites that are designed to individually showcase their history while still providing all of the modern amenities. There are six stunning conference rooms and meeting rooms in the hotel, as well, making it great for corporate events and meetings. The signature onsite restaurant offers rooftop dining on a seasonal basis with a setting that overlooks Central Park. The front desk staff at the hotel offers a variety of services and support for guests. Concierge services are even available to help with planning sightseeing tours, arranging reservations, and securing event tickets. There are 49 suites that feature a range of high-end accommodations and upscale amenities. Guests can also visit the Rotunda, the salon, or call for in-room spa services from the onsite spa therapist. This is a pet-friendly hotel and has kid-friendly accommodations and programs as well as an on-call doctor.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Air conditioning

9.0 Excellent

Based on 5,826 reviews

9.6

Location

9.0

Service

4.8

Comfort

4.6

WiFi

Things to know

  • Great reception
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Friendly service
  • Professional service

Check in

15:00

Check out

12:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

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Amenities

Parking
Fitness centre
Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Disabled access
ATM on-site
Business centre
Car hire
Internet
Concierge service
Currency exchange on-site
Gift shop
Laundry service
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Room service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Beauty salon
Express check out
Air-conditioned
24-hour front desk
Safe
Airport Shuttle (Surcharge)
Storage available
Free Wi-Fi
Non-smoking rooms available
Lift
Massage
Laundry facilities
Hairdryer
Babysitting/child care services (surcharge)
Wedding services
Cable or satellite TV

Location

Most popular landmarks

  • Fifth Avenue 0.3 mi
  • Museum of Modern Art 0.4 mi
  • Frick Collection 0.5 mi
  • Rockefeller Center 0.6 mi
  • Broadway 0.7 mi
  • Times Square 0.8 mi

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