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Empire Hotel

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

$199+

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7.1/10 Good
Based on 3,770 reviews
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  • 9.6
  • 7.7
  • 4.9
  • 4.3

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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
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Outdoor pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 hour front desk
    • Storage available
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Business center
    • Concierge service
    • Babysitting/child services (surcharge)
    • ATM on-site
    • Internet
    • Wi-Fi
    • Laundry facilities
    • Spa
    • Indoor pool
    • Night club
    • Safe
    • Sauna
    • Wedding services
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    Overall Rating

    7.1 Good
    Based on 3,770 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
    • 7.7 "Good service."
    • 6.3 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.8 "Average cleanliness."
    • 5.4 "Vibe was decent."
    • 4.9 "Value below average."
    • 4.3 "Wellness & sports facilities were not very nice."
    • 3.7 "Rooms are not good."
    • 3.4 "Internet is poor."
    • 3.0 "Quite uncomfortable."
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    Overall Rating

    7.2 Good
    Based on 1,696 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.8 "City centre within easy reach, said 98%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      8.9 "89% liked the proximity to shopping."
      8.1 "Easily accessible by car, said 81%."
    • 7.7 "Good service."
      8.3 "83% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.7 "77% thought the service was very professional."
    • 6.0 "Average cleanliness."
      5.8 "Only 58% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.7 "57% thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average."
    • 5.7 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.5 "Vibe was decent."
      5.2 "52% considered the lobby entrance to be so-so."
    • 5.1 "Average amenities."
      5.0 "50% thought the building was acceptable."
      5.2 "52% considered the lobby entrance to be so-so."
      6.7 "67% said the architecture was not spectacular."
    • 3.6 "Rooms are not good."
      1.9 "81% said rooms were small."
      1.6 "84% complained about the bathroom."
      0.8 "92% thought they were poorly maintained."
      0.6 "94% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.5 "75% had problems with the shower."
      2.7 "73% found problems with the furniture."
      0.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 95%."
      3.6 "64% said the bathroom was dirty."
      3.4 "For 66%, the rooms looked old."
    • 3.4 "Value below average."
      4.0 "60% thought it was overpriced."
      4.4 "56% said the breakfast was too expensive."
    • 3.0 "Quite uncomfortable."
      1.9 "81% said rooms were small."
      1.6 "84% thought it was too noisy."
      0.6 "94% criticized the small bathroom."
      0.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 95%."
    • 2.7 "Disappointing internet connection."
      4.0 "60% thought it was overpriced."
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    Overall Rating

    7.3 Good
    Based on 1,168 reviews
    • 9.8 "Terrific location."
      8.9 "89% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.9 "City centre within easy reach, said 99%."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 8.0 "Great service."
      8.8 "88% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.3 "73% said the reception staff was great."
      7.4 "74% thought the service was very professional."
    • 6.6 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.9 "Value below average."
      4.5 "55% thought it was overpriced."
    • 4.9 "Vibe wasn't good."
      4.7 "For 53%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
      2.9 "71% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 4.7 "Bad amenities."
      4.6 "54% thought the building wasn't nice."
      4.7 "For 53%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
      1.7 "83% thought the facilities needed updating."
    • 4.6 "Not very clean."
      4.9 "51% said rooms were dirty."
      4.6 "54% thought it was rather dirty."
      3.5 "65% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 3.6 "Pool is below average."
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    Overall Rating

    7.1 Good
    Based on 414 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
    • 7.6 "Good service."
      8.5 "85% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.0 "70% said the reception staff was great."
    • 5.9 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.3 "Vibe was decent."
    • 5.3 "Average cleanliness."
      5.6 "Only 56% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.0 "Average amenities."
      5.0 "50% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 4.8 "Value below average."
    • 3.7 "Internet is poor."
    • 3.5 "Rooms are not good."
      1.8 "82% said rooms were small."
      1.3 "87% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.8 "82% complained about the bathroom."
      0.7 "93% criticized the small bathroom."
      0.7 "Air conditioning was criticized by 93%."
    • 3.1 "Quite uncomfortable."
      1.8 "82% said rooms were small."
      2.2 "78% thought it was too noisy."
      0.7 "93% criticized the small bathroom."
      0.7 "Air conditioning was criticized by 93%."
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    Overall Rating

    7.4 Good
    Based on 490 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
    • 7.0 "Good service."
      6.7 "67% said the reception staff was ok."
      6.5 "Only 65% thought the service was professional."
    • 6.1 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.0 "Average cleanliness."
      6.2 "Only 62% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.0 "Vibe was decent."
      4.7 "For 53%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
      3.0 "70% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 4.8 "Bad amenities."
      4.6 "54% thought the building wasn't nice."
      4.7 "For 53%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
    • 4.4 "Value below average."
      4.5 "55% thought it was overpriced."
    • 3.4 "Rooms are not good."
      1.7 "83% complained about the bathroom."
      1.6 "84% said rooms were small."
      0.8 "92% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.1 "79% had problems with the shower."
      0.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 95%."
      3.4 "For 66%, the rooms looked old."
      0.5 "95% criticized the small bathroom."
    • 3.3 "Not very comfortable."
      1.6 "84% said rooms were small."
      1.9 "81% thought it was too noisy."
      0.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 95%."
      0.5 "95% criticized the small bathroom."
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    Luxury Hotel
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