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Empire Hotel

44 West 63rd Street, New York, NY 10023, United States
+1 212 265 7400

€136+

Sat 10/12 Check in
Sun 11/12 Check out

Overall guest ratings

7.2/10 Good
based on 3,756 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.7
  • 7.8
  • 4.6
  • 3.5

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    About

    Guests stay in style at the Empire Hotel, located at 44 West 63rd Street on New York's Upper West Side. From the stately lobby to the sophisticated lounge with dimmed lighting and animal print accents, the Empire Hotel exudes modern elegance. Among the boutique hotel's attractions are its rooftop pool and lounge with panoramic city views.

    Sophisticated comfort

    The Empire Hotel boasts over 400 air-conditioned rooms on eleven floors. Each room is decorated in soothing earth tones with individual design elements. In summer, guests enjoy views from the rooftop deck bar and pool. Visitors can also try East Coast seafood at the hotel restaurant, Ed's Chowder House, year-round. The hotel features meeting rooms and luxurious event facilities, and business guests can take advantage of laptop safes, desks and in-room WiFi (surcharge). Families can arrange for childcare and infant beds, and children under thirteen stay free. Pets are allowed on request. The front desk offers 24-hour service, and the concierge can help visitors book tickets and tours.

    Where you want to be

    Located on the Upper West Side, guests will find some of New York's most popular bars and restaurants here. The hotel is around the corner from the Lincoln Center and Metropolitan Opera. Guests and families who enjoy the outdoors can explore Central Park, which is just a block from the hotel. The theater district is likewise easy to reach.

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    AMENITIES

    • Parking
    • Fitness centre
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Business centre
    • Internet
    • Wi-Fi
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Outdoor pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 hour front desk
    • Storage available
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Babysitting/child care services (surcharge)
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    7.2 Good
    based on 3,756 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
    • 7.8 "Good service."
    • 6.0 "Vibe was decent."
    • 5.7 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.6 "Average amenities."
    • 4.6 "Value below average."
    • 3.5 "Rooms are not good."
    • 3.5 "Internet is poor."
    • 3.1 "Horrible pool."
    • 3.0 "Quite uncomfortable."
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    Overall rating

    7.4 Good
    based on 1,727 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.9 "City centre within easy reach, said 99%."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 7.7 "Good service."
      8.1 "81% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.4 "74% thought the service was very professional."
      7.3 "73% said the concierge service was amazing."
    • 5.6 "Vibe was decent."
    • 5.5 "Average amenities."
      5.4 "54% thought the building was acceptable."
      6.5 "For 65%, terrace was good enough."
      6.7 "67% said the architecture was not spectacular."
    • 5.4 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 3.4 "Value below average."
      3.6 "64% thought it was overpriced."
      4.0 "60% said the breakfast was too expensive."
      2.9 "The price was too high for 71%."
      1.5 "85% said beverages were too expensive."
    • 3.2 "Awful rooms."
      1.9 "81% said rooms were small."
      1.2 "88% complained about the bathroom."
      0.5 "95% thought they were poorly maintained."
      0.6 "94% criticized the small bathroom."
      0.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 95%."
      2.2 "78% had problems with the shower."
      3.4 "66% found problems with the furniture."
      1.7 "For 83%, the rooms looked old."
      3.4 "66% said the bathroom was dirty."
      3.1 "69% thought the tv was sub-standard."
    • 2.9 "Horrible pool."
    • 2.8 "Quite uncomfortable."
      1.9 "81% said rooms were small."
      2.2 "78% thought it was too noisy."
      0.6 "94% criticized the small bathroom."
      0.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 95%."
    • 2.8 "Disappointing internet connection."
      3.6 "64% thought it was overpriced."
      1.9 "81% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    7.2 Good
    based on 1,314 reviews
    • 9.8 "Terrific location."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.9 "City centre within easy reach, said 99%."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 7.6 "Good service."
      8.5 "85% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.3 "73% thought the service was very professional."
    • 5.8 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.7 "Vibe was decent."
    • 5.5 "Average amenities."
      5.4 "54% thought the building was acceptable."
      6.1 "61% said the architecture was not spectacular."
      6.3 "63% found the grounds not bad."
    • 3.8 "Not very clean."
      4.5 "55% said rooms were dirty."
      0.0 "Dirty pool, said 100%."
      3.5 "65% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 3.8 "Value below average."
      3.5 "65% thought it was overpriced."
      3.5 "65% said the breakfast was too expensive."
    • 3.0 "Quite uncomfortable."
      2.3 "77% said rooms were small."
      0.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 95%."
      1.3 "87% criticized the small bathroom."
      1.9 "81% thought it was too noisy."
    • 3.0 "Awful rooms."
      2.3 "77% said rooms were small."
      2.2 "78% complained about the bathroom."
      0.6 "94% thought they were poorly maintained."
      4.5 "55% said rooms were dirty."
      0.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 95%."
      1.3 "87% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.6 "74% had problems with the shower."
      1.9 "For 81%, the rooms looked old."
      2.5 "75% found problems with the furniture."
      3.5 "65% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 2.9 "Horrible pool."
      0.0 "Dirty pool, said 100%."
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    Overall rating

    6.8 Good
    based on 262 reviews
    • 9.8 "Terrific location."
    • 7.2 "Good service."
      8.2 "82% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 5.9 "Vibe was decent."
    • 5.5 "Average amenities."
      5.5 "55% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.3 "Average value."
    • 5.2 "Average cleanliness."
      5.4 "Only 54% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.5 "55% thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average."
    • 3.9 "Internet is poor."
      5.0 "50% thought it was adequately priced."
      1.8 "82% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.4 "Rooms are not good."
      1.7 "83% said rooms were small."
      1.7 "83% complained about the bathroom."
      0.9 "91% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.1 "79% had problems with the shower."
      0.9 "91% criticized the small bathroom."
      3.4 "66% found problems with the furniture."
    • 2.9 "Quite uncomfortable."
      1.7 "83% said rooms were small."
      0.9 "91% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.2 "78% thought it was too noisy."
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    Overall rating

    7.4 Good
    based on 450 reviews
    • 9.8 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "City centre within easy reach, said 99%."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.0 "Great service."
      8.5 "85% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.3 "73% thought the service was very professional."
    • 5.7 "Vibe was decent."
    • 5.6 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.4 "Average cleanliness."
      5.5 "Only 55% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 4.3 "Value below average."
      4.3 "57% thought it was overpriced."
    • 3.7 "Internet is poor."
      4.3 "57% thought it was overpriced."
      1.9 "81% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.2 "Quite uncomfortable."
      1.8 "82% said rooms were small."
      2.0 "80% thought it was too noisy."
      1.0 "90% criticized the small bathroom."
      0.8 "Air conditioning was criticized by 92%."
    • 3.2 "Awful rooms."
      1.7 "83% complained about the bathroom."
      1.8 "82% said rooms were small."
      0.6 "94% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.2 "78% had problems with the shower."
      1.0 "90% criticized the small bathroom."
      0.8 "Air conditioning was criticized by 92%."
      1.8 "For 82%, the rooms looked old."
      2.7 "73% found problems with the furniture."
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    Hotel type
    Romantic Hotel
    Guests say the hotel is perfect for a romantic getaway.
    Boutique Hotel
    This is a wonderful boutique hotel, as guests say.
    Luxury Hotel
    Guests recommend this as a luxury hotel.
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