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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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Property amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Business Centre with Internet Access
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Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Paid Wifi
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Grade: 100 out of 100
152Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
35Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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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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The Excelsior is located between Columbus and Central Park West on 81st Street across from the side entrance of the Natural History Museum. Subway on the corner and several delis in the area. The hotel restaurant, Calle Ocho, is excellent.
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We enjoyed a long weekend at the Excelsior which is conveniently located on W. 81st Street between Central Park West and Columbus Ave., across the street from the American Museum of Natural History. The rooms are small but well appointed. Nice, clean bathrooms and plenty of
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The best things about this property are the location and staff, but the facility itself is old, worn, and tired. We were scheduled for a sleepover at the Museum of Natural History which is directly across the street and I wanted a safe backup - just in case. An ideal location
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The staff spent a lot of time talking to each other. They were uninformative and impatient on the phone leading up to the trip. I hate it when you wait for the desk personnel to stop talking to each other and then when they do, just look at you. No coffee or refrigerator in the
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I've stayed here about 5 times since 2000, but no more. Despite being a repeat visitor, the check-in staff was unfriendly, unhelpful--no concept of loyalty. The rooms are larger than most NYC, but no longer cost-effective: it's a mid-range hotel charging luxury prices.I've
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there are a couple of diners nearby that have breakfasts like you're talking about. Both of the ones I'm thinking of are south of the hotel and one is on Broadway You will not go hungry on the Upper West Side.
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Are you kid friendly? We are traveling with a 3 & 1 year old? Do you offer cribs?
There were lots of children staying there when we did so I would assume it’s kid friendly
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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 $5:50 per night per person for a superior room Hope this helps 😊
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You have two options ... Uber or Taxi charge is about 42.00 usd .... or the subway which is time consuming . The hotel will not have a shuttle
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"You might ask for a room facing the park on 81st Street but there is some street noise."
"I got a room w/ terrace, but no deck chairs or table were provided! That was the last straw"
"Back of the building"
"A room at the front of the hotel affords a great view!"
"Stay somewhere else."
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 213 - US$ 467 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
United StatesNew YorkNew York CityManhattanUpper West Side
NUMBER OF ROOMS
200
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