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Excelsior Hotel

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The Excelsior Upper West Side NYC Hotel Located in the fashionable Upper West Side neighborhood between Central Park and Columbus Avenue, the Excelsior Hotel is a beautifully renovated hotel with an abundance of old world charm and comfort. This landmark hotel is characteristic of Manhattan's architectural beauty among the dramatic Central Park setting; thoroughly complimented by modern conveniences and luxuries. The Excelsior Hotel is located in one of New York City's trendiest neighborhoods, overlooking the American Museum of Natural History and the Rose Center for Earth and Space. Popular attractions such as Lincoln Center, the Beacon Theatre, and Columbia University are within walking distance to the Excelsior. A leisurely stroll across Central Park to the Upper East Side leads to the luxurious boutiques of Madison Avenue, an endless selection of restaurants, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Guggenheim and Whitney Museums. If your plans include an evening at the theatre or site seeing among the hustle and bustle of Manhattan, famous attractions such as Times Square, the Empire State Building, and Rockefeller Center are a quick ride from the Excelsior Hotel by New York Taxi, Subway, or bus. Manhattan's Excelsior Hotel features an elegantly and comfortably appointed Lobby; inviting guests to feel at home upon their arrival. Its New York City hotel room accommodations are inspired with an Art Deco contemporary motif with countless amenities and services to make a stay at the Excelsior Hotel an experience for guests desiring more than a typical New York "tourist" hotel.
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
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Laundry Service
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Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Grade: 100 out of 100
150Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
36Attractionswithin 0.5 km
Upper West Side
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, home to some of the world’s best opera, dance, film, and theatre performances, all centrally located around a beautiful fountain. Spanning the entire length of the Upper West Side, Riverside Park is ideal for a long, leisurely stroll in a quiet green space.
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I love to find the one of a kind places that is not part of a large franchise to say when I travel. This is an older hotel with a great vibe and feel to it with an incredible location with bus and subway access right by central park and the Museum of Natural Science.
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The word “excelsior” is most often used to indicate superior quality and after spending almost two weeks at the extraordinary Excelsior Hotel at 81st Street between Central Park West and Columbus Avenue, not only does this hotel live up to its dictionary meaning, it by far
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This hotel is upper west side so we had to use the subway to get to the main attractions. This did not phase us & there was a subway station at the top of the avenue. Location great for Central Park & National History Museum. The hotel itself was very traditional & quaint. The
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I have stayed here before and the hotel is in a great location and the rooms are nice enough for me...quiet, clean and comfortable. I never write reviews but decided to this time because the front desk staff has either been rude the approximately four times I have stayed there
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I arrived at this hotel with my young son and wasn’t helped at all with my cases to our room. The man at the desk was extremely rude and just shoved a piece of paper over the desk for me to sign. He was rude and non responsive when I asked what I was signing for. This as I
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bed settee daughter said it was comfy
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There were lots of children staying there when we did so I would assume it’s kid friendly
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Are there anymore pictures of the superior king junior suite?
I've stayed in all the various suites the hotel offers. They are all spacious, but avoid the ones with the single beds as they tend to be squeezed into smaller spaces in the hotel.
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I'm not too sure what it was my husband sorted that out but I've just looked on the inhotel website and for the excelsior it states $3:50 per night per person and $5:50 per night per person for a superior room Hope this helps 😊
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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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Does this hotel have rollaway beds?
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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"Back of the building"
"A room at the front of the hotel affords a great view!"
"Stay somewhere else."
"We were on the 12th floor. Nice view; good ventilation."
"We enjoyed 14th floor, but will ask for higher floor next time."
US$146 - US$354 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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