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JW Marriott Essex House New York

160 Central Park South, New York, NY 10019, United States
+1 212 247 0300

$488+

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8.0/10 Good
Based on 1,341 reviews
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  • 9.6
  • 9.0
  • 5.6
  • 5.0

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  • Comfortable beds
  • Near city centre

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    About

    Opened in 1931, the JW Marriott Essex House has become one of New York's finest five star hotels as well as a local landmark thanks to its iconic neon sign. Many of the building's original art deco details, including murals and chandeliers, have been restored and blend seamlessly with modern luxuries like custom designed furniture and flat-screen TVs. The 394 guestrooms and 117 suites are spread across 40 floors and guests can expect sumptuous duvet bedding, marble bathrooms, and unobstructed views of Central Park.

    Iconic comfort in New York

    After a long day of sightseeing, guests can retire to the JW Marriott to enjoy the five-star facilities including the 24-hour fitness center with state of the art equipment and PRIMP spa for a soothing massage treatment. For dinner, make reservations at South Gate, the in-house restaurant, which is known for its tapas-style menu featuring locally sourced, seasonal ingredients and an extensive selection of cocktails.

    Around and about in the Big Apple

    The JW Marriott Essex House has an enviable location in the heart of New York just south of Central Park. The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) is a 10-minute walk away and many iconic New York restaurants, including Carnegie Deli and the Russian Tea Room, are within a few blocks of the hotel.

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    Amenities

    • Wi-Fi
    • Parking
    • Fitness center
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Facilities for Disabled Guests
    • ATM on-site
    • Business center
    • Concierge service
    • Gift shop
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Spa
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • Coffee shop
    • 24 hour front desk
    • Safe
    • Sauna
    • Babysitting/child services (surcharge)
    • Internet (surcharge)
    • Steam room
    • Storage available
    • Wedding services
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    Overall Rating

    8.0 Good
    Based on 1,341 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
    • 9.0 "Incredible bar."
    • 8.5 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
    • 7.8 "Good service."
    • 6.2 "Average cleanliness."
    • 5.6 "Rooms are ok."
    • 5.0 "Vibe was decent."
    • 3.6 "Value below average."
    • 2.9 "Disappointing internet connection."
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    Overall Rating

    7.6 Good
    Based on 522 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 7.9 "Good service."
      8.7 "87% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.7 "77% thought the service was very professional."
    • 6.0 "Average cleanliness."
      5.7 "Only 57% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.6 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.2 "Rooms are ok."
      5.2 "Only 52% said rooms were big enough."
      6.5 "65% said the view was so-so."
      5.7 "Only 57% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 4.3 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.3 "87% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 3.3 "Value below average."
      2.4 "76% said the breakfast was too expensive."
      2.6 "74% thought it was overpriced."
    • 2.7 "Disappointing internet connection."
      2.6 "74% thought it was overpriced."
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    Overall Rating

    8.2 Excellent
    Based on 630 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 7.4 "Good service."
      8.7 "87% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.3 "93% said the concierge service was amazing."
    • 7.2 "High comfort."
      8.3 "83% said the beds were comfortable."
    • 5.8 "Rooms are ok."
      6.8 "Only 68% said rooms were big enough."
      5.8 "58% said the view was so-so."
      5.9 "Only 59% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.6 "Food is average."
    • 5.5 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.2 "Vibe was decent."
    • 3.5 "Value below average."
      3.3 "67% thought it was overpriced."
      2.3 "77% said the breakfast was too expensive."
    • 3.0 "Disappointing internet connection."
      3.3 "67% thought it was overpriced."
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    Overall Rating

    8.1 Excellent
    Based on 53 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
    • 8.2 "Great service."
    • 5.5 "Vibe was decent."
    • 5.4 "Rooms are ok."
    • 3.7 "Value below average."

    Overall Rating

    7.7 Good
    Based on 134 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
    • 7.3 "Good service."
      8.4 "84% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 5.8 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.7 "Average cleanliness."
      5.5 "Only 55% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.3 "Rooms are ok."
      5.5 "Only 55% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.1 "61% thought the bathroom was big enough."
    • 4.9 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.5 "85% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 3.8 "Value below average."
    • 2.7 "Disappointing internet connection."
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    Hotel type
    Business Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for business travelers.
    Luxury Hotel
    Guests recommend this as a luxury hotel.
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
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    "Comfortable beds"
    "Near city centre"
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