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San Carlos Hotel

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Crane Hill, Alabama
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

This was our second stay at San Carlos Hotel. This is a very nice boutique hotel and everyone pays a lot of attention to detail. Great room and great stay. The only negative and reason for 4 stars instead of 5 would be the lack of a nice hotel bar and restaurant.

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Janet M, Director of Sales at San Carlos Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Diane, Thank you for selecting the San Carlos Hotel for your visits to NY, and for taking the time to comment. I am sorry if you were not informed by our staff about Spice Symphony, the restaurant and bar, located in the hotel which is accessible through our lobby. This new addition to the San Carlos Hotel is a...

Cocoa Beach, Florida
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been on "hiatus" from TripAdvisor for some time. I've had several vacations/trips and stayed in many hotels, but they have been marginal or average, so I declined to review them via TripAdvisor. But our last short trip to New York changed that, as we stayed at the San Carlos Hotel. I'll take you from start to finish: Arrival inside...

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

SPACIOUS room! Sleeping area (with the bed and side tables), comfortable chair sitting area, eating area (with table, 2 chairs, small refrigerator, microwave, dishes, silverware), large desk, and bathroom (with tub/shower and sink with counter to keep stuff on). Staff was very friendly and helpful. High-rise construction next door, but they put us in the opposite side of the hotel...

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Drobak, Norway
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

But not a 4,5 star. We had booked three executive jr suites. On got an upgrade to a suit, one were placed at the sixth floor in a nice room and one got a dungeon on the fourth. Luckily we managed to change and got a similar room as the one on the sixth. This was a big room with...

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Janet M, Director of Sales at San Carlos Hotel, responded to this review

Dear hefoje, Thank you for selecting the San Carlos Hotel, and for taking the time to comment. I regret that you were not entirely pleased with your recent stay. We offer a variety of rooms and suites, and I am pleased to read that we were able to accommodate you with both an upgrade, as well as an alternate executive...

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to stay in midtown. Walking distance to many attractions including Times Square and Central Park. Room spacious for 5 of us and clean. Staff very helpful and complimentary breakfast. Would stay again and recommend.

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Marbella, Spain
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cozy, charming and very clean. The San Carlos offers a refuge after a hectic day in New York. One can walk everywhere and there are plenty of little restaurants and shops in the area . Very good value for money.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here when I went over for Paddys Day 2017. Nice clean hotel, would definitely come back to stay here. Good location and decently priced considering the location. I referred friends and family & got positive feedback.

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When visiting NYC I usually stay on the west side to be in Times Square and near the Broadway theaters.I bought a stay at the San Carlos at a charity auction and was rewarded beyond my wildest dreams. Hotel is lovely, charming, immaculate and has the most delightful staff. The location is fabulous. I was traveling with my granddaughter. It...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been working with the San Carlos both personally and for business events for some time now. It's a great hotel for a great value but my favorite thing about it is the sense of hospitality they provide their guests. When you step in there is refreshing sense of class. The Penthouse is available to rent for events (corporate...

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jerusalem
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i stayed in this hotel for a week during a work seminar. We started the day at 8 and finished at 8 in the evening - coming back to the room that was clean and cozy! a nice refrigerator , coffee etc.. just what one needs to rejuvenate after a long day

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The San Carlos hotel is one of New York City's most elegant, charming, and stylishly sophisticated hotels. Located on New York's fashionable East Side, the San Carlos offers spacious accommodations, plush furnishings, and warm personable service. Oversized rooms and suites are tastefully appointed and include a pantry or kitchenette with microwave, refrigerator and coffeemaker. This four star boutique hotel is centrally located and walking distance to major attractions, restaurants and shopping. If you are looking to relax in a tranquil and contemporary setting, the San Carlos Hotel is perfect for you. This truly is one of the best hotels Midtown New York has to offer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about San Carlos Hotel

Address: 150 East 50th Street, New York City, NY 10022-9500
Region: United States > New York > New York City > Midtown , Manhattan
Price Range: ₹ 17,658 - ₹ 32,683 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — San Carlos Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 147
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Also Known As:
Hotel San Carlos
San Carlos Hotel New York
San Carlos New York City
Hotel Style:
#22 Family Hotel in New York City
#38 Luxury Hotel in New York City
#53 Business Hotel in New York City
#87 Romantic Hotel in New York City
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“Right now room on the south side are quieter.”
406jaynev, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“It's New York City. The higher you go, the quieter it gets.”
ale32931, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Suites with two queen beds are HUGE”
NYCMegaTraveller, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“best to have a room with a city view”
SallyZohney, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms toward the back is more quiet.”
Anders80, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
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