Excelsior Hotel

Excelsior Hotel

45 West 81st Street, New York, NY 10024, United States
+1 212 362 9200

based on 793 reviews

Excelsior Hotel
Fri 10/15
Sat 10/16
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About Excelsior Hotel

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Excelsior Hotel New York City offers art deco accommodation in New York City and is within a five-minute walk of 81st Street - Museum of Natural History IND Eighth Avenue Line Subway Station. It is situated a brief walk from 257 Central Park West, American Museum of Natural History and Belvedere Castle.

A variety of premium services are available for guests of Excelsior Hotel New York City, like a concierge, an express check-in and check-out feature and a ticket service. Staff are available 24/7 and can help with booking tours and tickets.

The air conditioned rooms at Excelsior New York are well-appointed.

Excelsior Hotel has an on-site restaurant, ideal for guests wishing to dine in. In pleasant weather, guests are welcome to enjoy their meals alfresco on the outdoor patio.

Excelsior Hotel in New York is surrounded by the area's sightseeing attractions, including Bethesda Fountain, Metropolitan Museum of Art and Beacon Theatre, which are within walking distance. 86th Street IRT Broadway - Seventh Avenue Line Subway Station is within a 20-minute walk.

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Rooms available at Excelsior Hotel

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Amenities at Excelsior Hotel

  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee shop
  • Business center
  • Airport shuttle
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Internet
  • Parking

Services and conveniences

  • Conference rooms
  • Ticket service
  • Business center
  • Express check-out
  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • 24hr front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Multi-lingual staff


  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Coffee shop


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Air-conditioned

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle
  • Parking


  • Terrace/Patio


  • Laundry service

Things to do

  • Gift shop


  • Storage available

Health and safety

  • Safe


  • Fitness center

Reviews of Excelsior Hotel

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8.8 Great
Pros:Breakfast included would have been nice.

Cons:Right by Central Park!

8.8 Great
Pros:Love the location, staff helpful & friendly.

Cons:Windows did not close properly, drafty & noisy.

9.4 Excellent
Pros:Great service and close to many destinations
9.7 Excellent
Pros:The staff was friendly and helpful providing subway directions and breakfast suggestions. They had umbrellas available when we had rain.
9.7 Excellent
Pros:From the location to the helpful, friendly staff, I loved this hotel. It was clean, comfortable and beautiful. The on-site restaurant was very good as well.

Cons:I didn't like leaving to go home!

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45 West 81st Street, New York, NY 10024

What's nearby

  • Central Park0.5 mi
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art0.6 mi
  • Frick Collection0.9 mi
  • Fifth Avenue1 mi
  • Museum of Modern Art1.5 mi
  • Broadway1.6 mi
  • Rockefeller Center1.7 mi
  • Times Square1.8 mi
  • New York Public Library2.1 mi
  • Grand Central Terminal2.1 mi
  • Bryant Park2.1 mi
  • Empire State Building2.5 mi



Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Excelsior Hotel

  • Excelsior Hotel is located at 45 West 81st Street in Upper West Side, 1.9 miles from the center of New York. Central Park is the closest landmark to Excelsior Hotel.

  • Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 12:00 PM at Excelsior Hotel.

  • Yes, Excelsior Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • No, Excelsior Hotel does not offer free parking.

  • No, Excelsior Hotel does not offer free airport shuttle service.

  • Excelsior Hotel is 3.3 miles from New York Skyports SPB.

  • No, Excelsior Hotel does not have a pool onsite.

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Distance to city center

1.9 mi

Location rating


Nearest Airport

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Distance to airport

14.2 mi