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    Excelsior Hotel

    45 W 81st St, New York City, NY 10024-6025
    (646) 257-2021
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    Overview
    • Excellent30%
    • Very good47%
    • Average14%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible4%
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    Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 1,818 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    The worst dirtiest hotel I’ve ever been in bed bugs and rodents and mites in the beds! I moved out the same day I checked in to nearby upper Westside hotel on 79th St. Dirty Homeless people in the lobby and loud dirty language in...More

    2  Thank BillyNYC_8
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My husband and I spent two nights here while I attended a conference just across the park. I got a very reasonable (prepaid) deal, especially reasonable considering that this hotel is much nicer than many NYC hotels. I prefer not to stay in midtown if...More

    Thank T R
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Great location for all types of shops, all within walking distance.Plenty of Restaurants and Bars to choose from. Subway a short walk away for travelling further. Central Park only two minutes up the road. Very friendly and helful staff.

    Thank derryck w
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We visited New York for 4 nights in September and were booked into this hotel as part of a Virgin Holiday package. The hotel, although a little dated, was fit for purpose as we wanted to stay near Central Park, the touring bus route and...More

    Thank ChrissyColl
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We came to New York for my 30th birthday and booked this hotel via last minute.com and it did not disappoint. We were upgraded to a junior suite free of charge- we didn't realise until we got to the room.. there was super king bed...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Banquet Room
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • US$149 - US$509 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #147 Business Hotel in New York City
    • #201 Family Hotel in New York City
    • #215 Romantic Hotel in New York City
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 200
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    • Location
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    • Upper West Side / Manhattan
    • Also Known As
    • Excelsior New York City ,
    • Excelsior Hotel New York City
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    Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the
    Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a
    quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of
    downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the
    city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the
    American Museum of Natural History, which has been
    welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for
    over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center,
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    craignewsoncn
    18 August 2017|
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    Response from delphinium | Reviewed this property |
    We used bookingcom and got a room for 199 but it did go up to around 230 I guess after the surcharge. Still wouldn't complain as they upgraded us to a suit that was lovely.
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    Mcairae
    24 June 2017|
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    Response from davidcT9638AW | Reviewed this property |
    You have two options ... Uber or Taxi charge is about 42.00 usd .... or the subway which is time consuming . The hotel will not have a shuttle
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    Andrea J
    21 May 2017|
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    Response from davidcT9638AW | Reviewed this property |
    Yes they do but you have to reserve them by calling the front desk. They will also charge you per night . I do not know the price per roller bed.
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    Room Tips
    "Ask for a room over looking the park and Natural History Museum, facing South.Great Views of The City."
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    "if you want park, museum and city views ask for a south facing room."
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    "it is quieter if you are NOT facing the museum"
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    "The higher up you are, the better the view. Get a room facing south if possible."
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