Excelsior Hotel

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

Cheapest
rate per night

8.5

Excellent
based on 3,039 reviews
Excelsior Hotel - New York, NY
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Good to know

Distance to city center 1.9 mi
Location rating 9.8
Nearest Airport New York John F Kennedy Intl
Distance to airport 14.2 mi

Rooms

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Superior Rooms

$234+

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Double bed
$234 per night
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Double bed
$252 per night
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Double bed
$252 per night
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Double bed
$259 per night
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Unknown
$264 per night
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Unknown
$264 per night
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Unknown
$280 per night
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Double bed
$282 per night
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Double bed
$339 per night
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King bed
$412 per night

King Rooms

$277+

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Unknown
$277 per night

Queen Rooms

$260+

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Queen bed
$260 per night

Double Rooms

$152+

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Unknown
$152 per night
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Unknown
$172 per night
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Unknown
$192 per night
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Unknown
$217 per night
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Queen bed
$233 per night
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Queen bed
$249 per night

Standard Rooms

$113+

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$113 per night
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Unknown
$136 per night
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$136 per night
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Unknown
$136 per night
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Unknown
$145 per night
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Unknown
$146 per night
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Unknown
$146 per night
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Unknown
$182 per night
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Unknown
$238 per night
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Unknown
$332 per night

Classic Rooms

$140+

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$140 per night
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Queen bed
$147 per night
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Queen bed
$149 per night
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Queen bed
$149 per night
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Queen bed
$149 per night
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Unknown
$149 per night
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Unknown
$149 per night
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$149 per night
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Unknown
$149 per night
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Queen bed
$159 per night
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Twin bed
$159 per night
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Unknown
$159 per night
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Unknown
$167 per night
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Unknown
$176 per night
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Unknown
$180 per night
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Queen bed
$186 per night
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Double bed
$186 per night
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Unknown
$186 per night
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Unknown
$186 per night
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Unknown
$186 per night
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Unknown
$193 per night
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Double bed
$195 per night
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Double bed
$214 per night
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Double bed
$218 per night
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Double bed
$248 per night
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Queen bed
$258 per night
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Unknown
$299 per night

Deluxe Rooms

$252+

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$252 per night
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King bed
$268 per night
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King bed
$271 per night
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Unknown
$288 per night
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$330 per night

Reviews

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405
141
42
5
3

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bit condescending in 29 reviews
breakfast room in 241 reviews
central park in 98 reviews
close to the subway in 23 reviews
comfortable bed in 27 reviews
facilities in the room in 276 reviews
fridge in the room in 243 reviews
friendly staff in 174 reviews
great hotel in 136 reviews
great location in 418 reviews
hotel is close in 21 reviews
museum of natural in 28 reviews
natural history in 98 reviews
new york in 12 reviews
ny standards in 16 reviews
old world charm in 18 reviews
sitting area in 48 reviews
staff was great in 183 reviews
tea or coffee in 116 reviews
upgraded to a king in 4 reviews
upgraded to a suite in 46 reviews
upper west in 16 reviews
wifi in the room in 87 reviews
  • Excellent
    Oct 2019
    9.0

    Good location for the subway.

    Bed was a bit too soft.

  • Excellent
    Oct 2019
    9.0

    The design, the comfort space, the breakfast, The maid did an excellent job

    The bed was narrow, smelled of mold

  • Excellent
    Oct 2019
    9.6

    The staff was very courteous, the view was beautiful, our room was small but perfect size for our stay, & very clean & comfortable

    The cost , it was very expensive

  • Excellent
    Oct 2019
    10.0

    Cleanliness and convenience

  • Excellent
    Oct 2019
    10.0

    The staff went above and beyond to make our 43rd anniversary memorable

    The weather.

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About

Overview

Located in the heart of the Upper West Side overlooking Central Park, The Excelsior Hotel New York is the perfect hotel for visitors who want comfortable accommodations while being nearby New Yorks most popular attractions.

The Excelsior Hotel is conveniently positioned only five miles from LaGuardia Airport. Nestled in a neighborhood with brownstones, the hotel offers the luxury of relaxing accommodations while still be within walking distance to such sites as the Museum of Natural History Metropolitan Museum of Art, Central Park, the Museum of Modern Art, Rockefeller Center and Times Square.

Offering either city views, Central Park or courtyard views, the rooms and suites are spacious. Amenities include free wifi, flat-screen TVs with premium movie channels, complimentary bath amenities and a complimentary bottle of Saratoga Spring water. Hotels services include a business center, equipped with desktop and computers and printing services, access to state of the art fitness center.

Onsite, guests can dine at the Latin-influenced Calle Ocho, showcasing the best of Cuban, Peruvian, Dominican, Spanish, Venezuelan, and Costa Rican food. Featuring ceviche, tapas, steak, and an ample selection of seafood dishes, Calle Ocho also offers brunch featuring unlimited complimentary red and white sangria. For breakfast, guests can visit the second floor and choose between a la carte or a breakfast buffet. Nothing says New York like pizza, and visitors will want to stop by Patsy's Pizzeria, in arguably one of the best places to grab a pie. Opened since 1933, this Sicilian coal oven pizzeria draws celebrities and locals alike.

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Features

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

8.5 Excellent

based on 3,039 reviews

9.8

Location

8.6

Wellness

5.8

Value

4.3

Breakfast

Things to Know

  • Clean rooms
  • Wonderful sightseeing
  • Close to public transport
  • Near city centre

Check in

3:00 PM

Check out

12:00 PM

Cancellation/prepayment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities

Fitness center
Free Wi-Fi
Increased accessibility
ATM on-site
Business center
Internet
Concierge service
Laundry service
Meeting/Banquet facilities
No smoking
Bar/Lounge
Express check out
Air-conditioned
24hr front desk
Safe
Storage available
Terrace/Patio
Elevator
Library
Gift shop
Hairdryer
Cable or satellite TV
Coffee shop
Pets not allowed
Parking (surcharge)
Spa
Restaurant
Airport shuttle

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Location

Most Popular Landmarks

  • Central Park 0.5 mi
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art 0.6 mi
  • Frick Collection 0.9 mi
  • Fifth Avenue 1 mi
  • Museum of Modern Art 1.5 mi
  • Broadway 1.6 mi

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